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Caples Lake Resort

Highway 88, Kirkwood, CA 95646
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Gridley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Forever memorable! Wonderful place for families--kids can play on rocks, fish, kayak, and utilize their energies on endless hikes. My grand kids bagged Round Mountain and experienced euphoria. For us grand parents, being in mountains with tall pines, clean air, evening bonfires, and playing table games with family is relaxing and rewarding. There is something for everyone! John, the owner... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here in early June which is before the " season " opens at this elevation. Needless to say it was cold but we knew it would be. The fact that it was early and cold meant the roads were traffic free and tourist free. I reserved a room at the Inn , when we arrived we were offered... More 

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Elk Grove, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

We booked a room there last year and after checking in, we checked right out, they could keep the $88. When we opened the door to our room the mildew smell was overwhelming, we weren't happy at all. Turns out the bathroom is located across the hallway, same scent, hardly convenient. The wood decks surrounding the resort had 16d nails... More 

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Half Moon Bay, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I amidst the thunder and rain had yet another wonderful and blessed week at the resort! Took a couple wildflower hikes and it was awesome as for the fishing only caught 8 rainbows smallest one 3 lbs good haul in any fishermans mind! We love the place and the staff and will be back in October for... More 

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Santa Rosa, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

I stayed in the hotel 3 nites, risking the noise of neighbors and thin walls, but I was lucky and had quiet neighbors. The view is great from all rooms, and each room has a bathroom across the hall with a fridge, shower, coffee pot, (I brought my own coffee but they have some and teas) and down the hall... More 

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Atascadero, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

To start off, did not stay at the resort. I went there to check on fishing at the lake. The staff person I spoke with regarding the lake was extremely rude. I like the lake, the area around it, but will Never stay at the resort after being treated with his attitude.

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Davis, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We have stayed here several times in cabins. This year, we stayed in a lodge room. Clean room, comfortable bed. The view can't be beat. Each lodge room overlooks the lake. The bathrooms are across the hall from each room, with a private shower, toilet, coffee maker, and mini fridge. Coffee, hot chocolate, and tea are available in the hallway.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Loved this wonderful vacation spot! The cabins were rustic,and clean and comfortable! The lake was beautiful and relaxing--just what I needed. And...DAVE was the best!!! Always helpful and ready to laugh at our "dumb luck"!!! We will definitely be back--soon!!

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Half Moon Bay, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

This is one of my favorite vacation spots! Caples lake is nestled in the high Sierra's near the town of Kirkwood California. The cabins are cozy, clean, wll stocked with linens, full kitchen, and gas barbeque. All the cabins overlook the lake where you can relax on your personal deck and take in the beauty. Last year my husband and... More 

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Half Moon Bay, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We just returned from a great week's stay at Caples Lake Resort. We went with another couple who rented a cabin next to ours. The cabins were clean and had everything we needed to make our stay pleasant. There are plenty of linens, pillows, towels, etc. The kitchen is well stocked for cooking anything. There are very nice bbq's at... More 

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