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Kirkwood Base Camp

PO Box 185, Kirkwood, CA 95646
Kirkwood Base Camp
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Kirkland, Washington
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Stayed here in summer for a nearby wedding - honestly considered driving 2 hours home instead of staying in our room. Our first room smelled like a locker room and was decorated like a bad vacation home from the 80s. Carpets were stained, which might've been okay if the bed had clean sheets. Amenities were expired (really? coffee that went... More 

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Kirkwood, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2012

The Kirkwood Base Camp facility has the best location for skiers, literally ski-in/ski-out. All condos at Kirkwood are owned by individual owners, so the units vary in each property based on how well the owners have maintained them. While Base Camp is a middle-end property, your best bet to ensure you have a good experience is to reserve off a... More 

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Dublin CA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2011

My husband rode his bicycle in the Death Ride, which starts in Markleeville, not far from Kirkwood. We accompanied him for a weekend getaway in Kirkwood. I have been to Kirkwood in the winter to ski, but never in the summer. The scenery is spectacular and because of late rain this year, there was a lot of snow on the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2007

We stayed in Kirkwood for the weekend to take advantage of the fresh powder. Having never been there before, I took the booking agent's recommendation and reserved a room in the Base camp. Mistake. We stayed in Unit #1 -- I don't know if these are individually owned or different. Pros: - short walk across the street from Village and... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2005

I am a pass holder at Kirkwood. I have stayed in multiple lodging facilities and have had great experiences. However, recently, I booked a last minute night at Kirkwood to enjoy fresh snow and were given a room at the Basecamp. The rooms are in need of a major renovation. The carpet and furniture are old and nasty. When I... More 

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