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BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn

3.5 of 5 400 South China Lake Boulevard, Ridgecrest, CA 93030
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Wiltshire, England
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108 reviews 108 reviews
41 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My wife and I stayed here after visiting Death Valley - it's a good place to break overnight if you've spent the day in the park. Ridgecrest is a slightly odd town, with a strong military presence due to the large naval base nearby (yes, there's a naval base in the middle of the desert, 150 miles from the sea!),... More 

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Berea, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently stopped in Ridgecrest after a motorcycle trip to Death Valley. We were cold and tired...I cannot say enough about Tina, our motel clerk. She was so accommodating and helpful. How nice to be greeted and checked in so warmly. Our rooms were clean and had everything we needed. Beds were comfy and the pillows were great. Breakfast was... More 

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BWRidgecrest, Manager at BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Our staff do there best to offer good customer service. We do hope you will stay with us if you should pass threw again. Thank you again for taking the time to complete the survey. We appreciate your loyalty to our brand. Sincerely, General Manager BEST WESTERN... More 

lompoc, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed here before and it was okay but I did not realize that this was a pet friendly hotel.I have pets and love animals but I don't bring them into hotels and I don't want to stay in a place where other people have brought their animals in the room.This hotel has extremely small outdated rooms already but... More 

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BWRidgecrest, Manager at BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for not exceeding your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you gave us to implement improvements to ensure we offer a better experience for guests in the future.... More 

Oceanside, United States
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Upon entering the room, we were struck with a strong bathroom odor and the claustrophobic feeling. It felt like they just barely squeezed in two queen beds into the room. I have not been in a room that tight! If it wasn't so cold and windy and we were so tired, we would have gone elsewhere. We could hear the... More 

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BWRidgecrest, Manager at BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for not exceeding your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you gave us to implement improvements to ensure we offer a better experience for guests in the future.... More 

San Bernardino, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room was clean, spacious and in good working order. The upstairs neighbors made noise for a while,but finally went to bed.We didn't stay in the room long, since we were just passing through. The breakfast was pretty good, and overall this hotel was a good value.

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BWRidgecrest, Manager at BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn, responded to this review

hank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will come... More 

Riverside, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Good Experience to stay in this hotel, close to My work, neasy to get to it, very friendly people at hte front desk, the breakfst area us alittle bit too small but you can find your self a good place to it, will come back no doubt.

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BWRidgecrest, General Manager at BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn, responded to this review

Our staff here at Best Western Plus China Lake Inn thank you for sharing your thoughts with us. We hope you will choose our hotel again if you should pass threw Ridgecrest again. Have a Happy New Year. From our staff here at Best Western Plus China Lake Inn. More 

Lone PIne, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

This place was nice. The lady that checked us in was very pleasant and helpful. Very sweet and professional. Our room was nice and clean. Our beds were comfortable and even though it was close to the road we didn't hear the traffic. Great place to stay! :-)

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BWRidgecrest, General Manager at BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time and letting us know how your stay was here at Best Western Plus China Lake Inn. Our staff try there best to give good customer service. We thank you for being loyal to our brand and we hope to see you again soon. Thank You Vicky L Sykes More 

los angeles
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45 reviews 45 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

I was scheduled to run the Ridgecrest 50k and needed a bed. I booked a room at Best Western and asked for a late check out. Everything seemed to go as planned until after the race and went back to the room at 1 pm. The key did not work and I had to go to the lobby for a... More 

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BWRidgecrest, General Manager at BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time and letting us know how your stay was. I have set a reminder to our front desk about the key issue.Thank you again for letting me know. We hope to see you next year. From our staff at, Best Western Plus China Lake Inn More 

Santa Clara, CA
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55 reviews 55 reviews
19 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I've stayed in Ridgecrest many times over the past 13 years. It was great to see the improvements at this Best Western this time. The room I stayed in was a small king room. This room could've joined with the room next door, this seemed to make the walls somewhat thin between the rooms, but it was still bearable. This... More 

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BWRidgecrest, General Manager at BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will come... More 

Lechlade, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
15 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

We overnighted between SF and Death Valley, and stayed at this hotel recently. It was very well maintained and very comfortable, and if passing through again, would choose it again. Breakfast was adequate, if the somewhat standard motel buffet style. Only negative is that carparking can be squeezed when full, although parking in the street is not a problem. Staff... More 

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BWRidgecrest, General Manager at BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn, responded to this review

Our staff here at Best Western Plus China Lake Inn thank you for letting us know how your stay was. We try to do the best we can and offer you the sevice you deserve. Thank you again for taking the time and sharing your thoughts. We hope you will return to our town of Ridgecrest Ca, and stay with... More 

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Address: 400 South China Lake Boulevard, Ridgecrest, CA 93030
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Location: United States > California > California Desert > Ridgecrest
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 52
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus China Lake Hotel Ridgecrest
Best Western Ridgecrest
Ridgecrest Best Western

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