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Sorensen's Resort

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14255 State Route 88, Hope Valley, CA 96120
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Sorensen's Resort
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sacramento, CA
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145 reviews 145 reviews
114 hotel reviews
348 helpful votes 348 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another great stay at this terrific resort. Keep in mind that it is somewhat rustic and not a glitzy resort. We stayed in the Sierra House again which gave us plenty of room for us and our granddaughter. The meals again were wonderful. Their beef stew is the BEST I've ever had. The lamb chops for dinner were delicious and... More

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Berkeley
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just came back to the Bay Area after four nights at Sorensen's. I enjoyed every moment there. My family including my dog stayed at the, "Homestead". The cabin is very comfortable and the people I met were warm and friendly. My days were spent enjoying the cool early morning weather and the warm afternoons. My husband and daughter hiked and... More

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St. Louis - USA
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I have stayed at Sorensen's 17 times over the past twenty plus summers. It continues to be our welcome retreat in the mountains. It is a classic hotel in the sense that it has the kinds of cabins one would expect in the mountains. Cabins are available in a variety of sizes and prices; prices vary depending... More

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Carson City, Nevada
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94 reviews 94 reviews
16 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We found this RV Park (the Hope Valley RV Resort, about 1/4 mile east of Sorensen's on highway 88) while driving back and forth to Kirkwood Ski area this past winter. We booked 4 nights during the Death Race (it's a bike race for 4000 bicycles to ride 5 mountain passes in one day). The resort was fantastic but we... More

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Santa Cruz, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

My wife and I rented the River House during the summer and had all of our meals at the restaurant. We were very impressed with the quality of the food and the attentiveness of the team. John, who owns and manages the resort, was super helpful and interested in making our trip the best experience. I highly recommend Sorensen's and... More

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Sacramento, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

In July 2014, my hiking group (6 people) rented the " River House" , a 3-bedroom house across from the main buildings. This is a relatively small house with 2 bedrooms and a loft--not really 3 separate bedrooms. While it was functional, it was almost unbearably HOT!! The upstairs "bedrooms" each have only one small window and management left a... More

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Ben Lomond, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We spent 2 nights, May 21 and 22, at Sorensen's and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We have spent many other nights there and have always enjoyed it- comfortable cabins, delicious food, especially the beef stew for dinner, and almost anything for breakfast or lunch. We were there for for a little fishing and just getting away. Staff were wonderful. I... More

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Lodi, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We camp across the road from this place and finally stopped in for breakfast this past year. The food was delicious and priced very well. I have also had lunch here and it was also very good. I have yet to try dinner - the dinner prices were higher than I was willing to pay this time around, and you... More

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Turlock, California
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53 reviews 53 reviews
11 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Sorenson's is the perfect high-Sierra get away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Individual cabins, which are sized for one/two, families or large groups are clean, comfortable and contain all amenities. Restaurant on site serves home made meals (think fresh salmon, stew, pies) and there are many hiking trails nearby. In the winter there are some great snow... More

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Davis, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

We spent four days last week with our new puppy in the Sheepherder Cabin at Sorensen's. We have been coming here for decades, mostly in the winter for snow activities. This time we had so much fun hiking in Hope Valley that we will come again for spring and summer activities. They were even good enough to deliver a meal... More

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Address: 14255 State Route 88, Hope Valley, CA 96120
Location: United States > California > Hope Valley
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Sorensen`s Hotel Hope Valley

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Sorensen's Resort...your all season resort in the High Sierra. Just south of Lake Tahoe, nestled on the eastern edge of beautiful Hope Valley. Full-service restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Wood-fired sauna. Close to Grover Hot Springs State Park, Alpine County Museum, Kirkwood Ski area, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, fishing, hiking or just plain relaxing! Come visit our neck of the woods...where the cabins are cozy and the welcome is warm. ... more   less 
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