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Tamarack Lodge

2.5 of 5 291 N. Walnut Ave., Ketchum, ID 83340
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my second time staying at the Tamarack Lodge in downtown Ketchum. The location couldn't be better for a weekend getaway to Sun Valley for a Boisean. I love the hot tub, the fireplace in each suite, and the big sunny windows. A coffee shop right across the street has amazing pastries and lattes. The beds are so comfortable... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms are basic but comfortable and a great value. Location is prime and service was good the only hiccup was the t.v. remote did not work. Tom at the desk came right out and got it functioning correctly. I would recommend the lodge to anyone on a budget.

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Idaho Falls, Idaho, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've stayed at this "lodge" at the same time of year for many years (the wife and I found this "gem" while looking for anniversary getaways over ten years ago). It is a very clean little hotel right in Downtown Ketchum, delightfully close to some of the best shops and dining in the town. We walked from here to the... More

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Boise, Idaho
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52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Tamarack Lodge is on the older side and showing its age despite a few updates. It's centrally located to shops and restaurants and is one of the few hotels I've found in Ketchum that allows pets, which is the main reason I stay at the property.

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Scottsdale, AZ
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

For skiing this lodge is perfectly acceptable ... but a bit dated. We had a one bedroom suite for one night on September 3, 2014. The suite was very spacious with lots of closets and room for skis, boots, heavy clothes, etc. And when you've been out skiing all day, which we were not, luxury is not as important as... More

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Went to see my daughter who recently moved to Sun Valley. Stayed at Tamarack and had a wonderful time. Great location right in the middle of Ketchum, you can walk to restaurants and shops - fantastic location. The staff was friendly, room was very clean. Started every morning at the coffee shop across the street. Hiked every day and came... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

The property is aged but in a great location so if your looking for a room at a decent value (we paid $100 a night) to crash in, adventure all day and cruise town at night, this is a fair option. If you're looking for a romantic weekend with your honey, stay elsewhere. The 5 star first time reviewers are... More

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Orlando, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

Really nothing to rave about. I spent one night here and then went to The AmericInn in Hailey the next night. Cleaner, updated and less expensive. Tamarack has been updated a little bit but overall beat up and over priced. If you are a frequent traveler you will be Disappointed!!

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woodriverinn, Owner at Tamarack Lodge, responded to this review

GeeBee711, We are sorry that you weren't satisfied with your experience with us. We are constantly updating the Tamarack and appreciate your feedback. Thanks, Ryan More

Seattle, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We stayed a couple nights at the Tamarack Lodge recently and enjoyed it's central location to all of downtown Ketchum. Having lived in the Sun Valley (Warm Springs) area 40 years ago, it was fun to see all the changes around the town and explore all within walking distance. The Tamarack is an older accommodation and yet was clean and... More

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woodriverinn, Owner at Tamarack Lodge, responded to this review

Krisinseattle, We are so glad to have you back in Sun Valley after 40 years! It was probably amazing to see all of the changes that have taken place in the town. We look forward to accommodating you both on your next visit! Cheers, Ryan More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

The fantastic location is the best part of the Tamarack Lodge, although the touted view of Mt. Baldy was largely blocked by the unappealing roof of the lodge itself. The service was just ok; when we checked in our room was not ready (which was not mentioned when we checked in), and the door to our room was wide open,... More

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woodriverinn, Owner at Tamarack Lodge, responded to this review

Jenny E, Unfortunately it seems that you were checked into a room where our cleaning staff was in the middle of the cleaning process from the previous guest. We apologize for this experience. Sincerely, Ryan More

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Address: 291 N. Walnut Ave., Ketchum, ID 83340
Location: United States > Idaho > Sun Valley-Ketchum > Ketchum
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Tamarack Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 26
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Tamarack Lodge Ketchum, Idaho
Tamarack Hotel Ketchum

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