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Kit Carson Lodge

32161 Kit Carson Road, Hwy 88 at Silver Lake, Kit Carson, CA 95644
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Karen M Ukiah, California
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Ukiah, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just came back from our third stay at KCL, and we will return. The owners have recognized the problems of last season and have made an effort to increase hospitality, and it shows. We were always greeted by the staff, and made to feel welcome. It's a low key place where you can participate with activities or just do... More

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Sacramento, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped at the Kit Carson Lodge and General Store to purchase food on our way to the trailhead to hike. The cashier at the store was very rude and inhospitable. After paying for our items, we asked if there was a restroom we could use (we had been driving for hours). The clerk rudely told us we could go... More

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Santa Rosa, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

This lodge is on a beautiful lake and could be a great destination if it weren't for the awful owners. The place is billed as historic but in reality it is extremely run down and in need of major repairs. Rooms and cabins have broken fixtures, torn up window screens, rattling sliding doors, rotten decks, metal shower inserts from the... More

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Grass Valley, CA
1 review
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

Although the countryside is sublime it couldn't make up for the very rude treatment at the front desk on our check in date, or the dirty room we stayed in. We booked weeks in advance and they failed to tell us that their restaurant is closed on Mondays and that the nearest place to eat is over 5 miles away.... More

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Santa Cruz, CA
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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

We have stayed at Kit Carson Lodge with our friends for many years, starting when our children were very young. They are now in their 20's and still love coming back to this wonderful place. The owners have changed in the last few years, and we were pleased with the seamless change of ownership. They are keeping up with the... More

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Fresno, Ca
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

We did the living social deal and we went in expecting rustic. Rustic as in no TV, cell reception, etc. We did not know that it is also prohibited to use blowdryers until we got there and read the paper handed to us by the girl at the front desk who hardly said two words to us. If a blowdryer... More

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Rancho Cordova, California
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

We stayed in a 4 person cabin at Kit Carson Lodge over the 9/6-8 weekend with our Grandkids which are 8 & 4. Booked thru a Travelzoo deal and it truly was a great deal. The place is very quiet and peaceful. No TV's or Wi-Fi in the rooms. The Lake is beautiful and the little cabins are wonderful, come... More

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130 reviews 130 reviews
105 hotel reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

There are some nice things about the Kit Carson Lodge: a quiet location on a big lake, boats for hire, close access to nice hiking at Carson Pass, and extremely friendly servers in the dining room. There is a small, shallow roped-in area for swimming (no lifeguards, shoes probably needed since it's a rocky bottom). The food was mostly fine,... More

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Top Contributor
119 reviews 119 reviews
32 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

We just returned from a road trip to June Lake and environs. I booked this since neither of us had crossed the Carson Pass. Boy, were we surprised at the location on the lake and the rustic character. We had and end room in a quad with a lake view. Lovely room, lovely view BUT NO acoustic soundproof from the... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

We were recently married on Carson Pass---we stopped by Kit Carson Lodge for a celebratory beverage at about 4:45pm on a Thursday afternoon. We were told immediately upon entry that the lodge opened at 5:00pm . The manager then came out and said we cannot in any accommodate you we have fully booked up for dinner and we only serve... More

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Address: 32161 Kit Carson Road, Hwy 88 at Silver Lake, Kit Carson, CA 95644
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Location: United States > California > Kit Carson
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Kit Carson Lodge is situated on Silver Lake surrounded by granite peaks and tall pines. Located in the California Sierra 45 minutes south of Lake Tahoe and five miles west of Kirkwood Ski Resort. Our Lodge is one of those old destinations. Family oriented, generations of guest have been coming for over 2 decades and family owned. ... more   less 
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