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Mountain Creek - The Appalachian & Black Creek Sanctuary

200 Route 94, Vernon, NJ 07462
Mountain Creek - The Appalachian & Black Creek Sanctuary
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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14 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was great for one night. I was disappointed that the rugs had multiple stains but the rest of the room was clean. Two lights in the studio were not working so we alerted the front desk at check out. The outdoor pool and hot tub were fun for the kids on a cold night. The shuttle to the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The owner of this Appalachian room went out of his way to make sure we had everything in room and was very helpful with the whole ski process at Mountain Creek. Underground parking and so much more, Would definitely recommend this room!

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Morristown, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Appalachian and recommend it. Our room was nicer than expected - clean, with a handy kitchenette, great view of the mountain, plenty of electrical outlets (much needed with 4 people and their gadgets). Best location at Mountain Creek - you can practically ski out the door onto the mountain (with a little walking). The outdoor pools... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

The rooms are nice and clean but don't expect housekeeping, towels or extra blankets! Bring extra bkankets! The front desk is taught to yes you to death but you get no where. There is no managerial staff on at night either. Room 367 is right next to the stairwell which has an electrical PUMP that went off all night long!... More 

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Waldwick, New Jersey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

I stayed here over the holiday weekend and when I got back to my room at 8pm to find that housekeeping had not come, I called housekeeping and they said someone would be right up. at 8:40pm I called the front desk to let them know I was still waiting on housekeeping and had a child that needed to get... More 

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Montclair, New Jersey
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

This is the second time I've stayed at the Appalachian. The first time was at an owner owned condo and the condo itself was immaculate. It's the service and management that has little to be impressed with. The first stay it was the limit on towels available for the sauna and pool. It was as if the towels were lined... More 

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NJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

The staff at The Appalachian makes us feel like family. Our first stay, during Hurricane Sandy, they took us in and turned a frightening experience into one of our most memorable family get-aways. This hotel not only has a Ritz-Carlton-like staff, but it also has a generator, so even if power is lost, you still have all your amenities. There... More 

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Usa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 via mobile

I love staying at the Appalachian. Sure, the cascades is much nicer, but you can't beat staying a few feet from the lifts. The hotel is at the mountain's base, where you have the lifts, ski school, the lodge, rentals, etc. it also has a heated outdoor pool. I got my unit through homeaway.com, so it was cheaper than the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

For the second time,include it today.I I booked my reservation Mountain view,five months ago.when I get to the hotel,they always give me another room....today I request for balcony second-floor...they had first floor... checking supposed to be at 4 PM.and I'm still waiting!!!! They always come up with some excuse! I'm so sorry! Nothing we can do it....

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Too many problems, sprinklers accident with water damage and fire alarm going for three days The gym is unusable as they dont have a simple pin for the weight machine. Needed a wheelchair called ahead but when arrived it was not there. Difficult to understand , a ski resort without a wheelchair available. The staff just say "Sorry we cant... More 

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