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The Kern Lodge

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67 Valley View Drive, Kernville, CA 93238
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The Kern Lodge
Ranked #1 of 6 hotels in Kernville
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Lake Forest, California
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40 reviews 40 reviews
7 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My buddies and I stayed here for a weekend in July. We stayed in room 110 which accommodated 8-10 people. From the outside, you wouldn't think that this room was big, let alone accommodate 8 people. Boy, we were wrong. This room was like a second home. You walk in to a huge living area with couches, flat-screen tv, and... More

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Los Angeles, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friends and I were looking for a place that can hold all 8 of us. I was skeptical at first, but when I got there it was great. My friends loved it too. Definitely beyond our expectation and worth the money. There is a grocery store across the street, a brewery right next door, and down the street was... More

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London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After much research I decided to stop in Kernville en route from Yosemite to Las Vegas. The plan was to arrive late afternoon and then go rafting in the morning before continuing to Las Vegas. However there was no water and so no rafting! Kernville seems to be a little known hunting, shooting, fishing gem. The Kern lodge was comfortable... More

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Riverside, California
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Yosemite which was boring. We left early because we were bored and my husband found a place to visit. He picked Kernville because our last name is Kern. We were invited to use the big house which is breathtaking and so peaceful. Kernville is a place that has no fast food restaurants. All or most of the... More

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San Diego, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly staff and animals. Unique rooms with plenty of amenities. Excellent fire pit and BBQ area as well. Also steps to Kern River Brewing Company. Walk over and grab some tasty food and delicious craft beer!

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Duffield, England, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
15 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kernville is a great little town and this is a good place to stay. Our room with 2 doubles was just fine, the owners and her pet dogs, Rockie & Rollie, very friendly. The room had it's own little area with fridge & microwave and was clean and tidy and quaint. Parking right in front of the door. The pool... More

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Torrance, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment we arrived, we were never short of wowed! The staff is phenomenal. They have put a lot of thought and love into the units. Many recent upgrades throughout the property. Kids had a BLAST with the giant outdoor chessboard and checker board. The pool is great for all ages as it's graded from 2 ft to 8.....my... More

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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We spend 3 days at the lodge, and enjoyed each of them. Friendly, helpful staff in a wonderful little town. Aimed to make your stay as comfortable as possible, and well equipped. The brewery next door is a good place to have a bite to eat, or try a home brew IPA. There are tons of things to do in... More

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San Diego, California
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41 reviews 41 reviews
4 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We visit Kernville every summer and really like the Kern Lodge for a place to stay. The rooms are always clean and comfortable. The staff is friendly, professional and helpful. It's not fancy but it's convenient and well maintained. It's located within walking distance to the main grocery store in town and next to our favorite place to eat, the... More

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Del Mar, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We found The Kern Lodge a couple of weeks before our trip and it was an absolutely great find! We stayed in an extremely clean, comfortable and fully equipped room. We were able to escape the incredible heat with fabulous air conditioning. We arrived close to midnight on our first night and the staff were very helpful organizing our room... More

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Address: 67 Valley View Drive, Kernville, CA 93238
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Location: United States > California > Kernville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
The Kern Hotel Kernville

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites Swimming Pool
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Kern Lodge is located in the heart of Kernville, just minutes from the wild and scenic Kern River. We have a game room, a pool, a park with a fire pit, BBQs and an outdoor set of chess and checkers. We have 23 rooms, ranging from a single queen, all the way up to a master suite. Check out our website for full details of the various style rooms! All rooms are non-smoking. ... more   less 
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