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Tamarack Motor Lodge

55380 Flintridge Road, Lakeshore, CA 93634
Tamarack Motor Lodge
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Santa Maria, California, USA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2012

Tamarack Lodge Review 1/28-1/29 Location: close to China Peak, easy to find and get to. Check-in: 3pm (can arrange to check in after your ski day is over, very easy and friendly) Check-out: 10am (this is fine, lifts open at 9am) Lodge appearance and description: Long wooden exterior with short stairs leading to the main office and rooms. We were... More 

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Escondido, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2010

Our two-day experience at this motorlodge was very positive. It is just off the main road and surrounded by forest, halfway between Shaver and Huntington lakes (about 13 miles to either one). The vibe is super laid back, which was exactly what we were looking for by choosing to take a couple of days off in the high Sierras (this... More 

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Los Angeles, CA
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2009

The property is REALLY convenient if you are skiing at Sierra Summit. Other than that, it has nothing going for it. The rooms are spacious but hardly modern. Service is close to non-existent, and the reservation process was a complete nightmare (they work through a rental agency in Shaver Lake that uses prehistoric booking systems, generally doesn't have its act... More 

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Santa Monica CA
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2008

Sierra Summit was full, so we opted for a big room with kitchenette at Tamarack. We slept fine and managed to cook enough, but we'll look long and hard for somewhere else before going back. The room smelled of sour mold, possibly because the carpet (in a color that would hide ANYTHING) around the commode was permanently damp. The hotel... More 

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