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Cowlitz River Lodge

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13069 U.S. 12, P.O. Box 488, Packwood, WA 98361
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

The Cowlitz River Lodge offers a kind respite for road-weary travelers or footsore hikers. Located at the eastern edge of the quaint mountain burg of Packwood, the two-story blue lodge is large but feels cozy. It’s spacious front lawn is set back off the road and frequently hosts grazing elk. Best of all, Mount Rainier National Park is just 20... More 

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Kennewick, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

Great experience. Theo was fun to chat with. $100+tax for huge rm. with 2 queens (Might change with new ownership). Coffee pot not in rm. so you might have to meet new people in the lodge area that also has a fire place. Breakfast was perfect. Extra bonus from the cabin lighting fireworks! Happy New Year!

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Utah
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

Not a lot of choices in this little town, and this motel is a very good option. It is clean and comfortable and hasn't been much changed from its c. 1960 roots. New lamps and a nice TV, but otherwise most of it seems original. The rooms are very clean and comfortable with ample counter space in the bathroom. The... More 

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Otley West Yorkshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015 via mobile

Found this place late afternoon and were so glad we stayed here. We ended up staying two nights. The owner was so friendly and helped us play our next part of our trip. The room was large and very clean which came with coffee. The breakfast was surprising, we couldn't believe how good it was. Would love to see this... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015 via mobile

We chose this hotel as a place to break up a two day visit to Mt. Rainer. We were not dissapointed. Room was comfortable quiet and clean. There are a few choices nearby for dinner. We would reccomend the Cowlitz for anyone visiting this area.

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Den Helder, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

The motel was a pleasant surprise. Everything was very clean compared to other places we visited. Friendly people behind the desk. Room with 2 queens was comfortable, plenty of space. Breakfast was included and more than sufficient to start the day. I would recommend a stay to everyone.

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

We had trouble finding a place to stay near Mount Rainier that slept four people, had AC, got decent reviews, and allowed one night rentals. We were nervous to find this place that fit the bill for a great price. We paid only $92. The hotel room was quite spacious and did have AC which was important to us when... More 

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Savannah, Missouri, United States
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

We read great reviews of this place and it totally lived up to our expectations. The staff were very friendly and helpful, the room was super clean, and the bed was very comfortable which was important for us after 2 long days of hiking! Since there is no cell phone service in this area, we were glad to have WiFi... More 

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South Bend, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

My husband and I absolutely loved this hotel! It is an older hotel, but it has been well taken care of. Our room was very clean and comfortable. The coffee and breakfast were excellent. We were able to do our laundry, which we discovered is a rare luxury indeed in this area. The staff were all very friendly and went... More 

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stanwood, wa
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

We were pleasantly surprised to drive up to the motel and see a mother elk and her two babes playing in the grass. A herd of elk showed up later. It's a great motel for a really good price. The same quality hotel down the road in Morton was $40 more per night. Some fun places to eat within walking... More 

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