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Cowlitz River Lodge

13069 U.S. 12, P.O. Box 488, Packwood, WA
Cowlitz River Lodge

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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Green Bay
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47 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My two young-adult kids and I stayed at this hotel because of its central location between Mt. Rainier and Mt. St. Helens. When I called to say we’d be late (around 10pm), the sweet manager told me she’d put my key in the box by the front door, where I happily found it. The room with two double beds was... More 

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Saint Louis Park
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14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

I had planned on hiking & camping at Packwood Lake for the first time but being on my own and arriving in town a little too late, I decided to check out the lodging options in town. My first stop was the Cowlitz River Lodge. Thankfully they were pet friendly, the price reasonable and they offered breakfast so I could... More 

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Washington
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15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

We had already checked out some nearby overpriced motels when my wife wanted to stop here. Since it appeared much nicer than the places we had already rejected, I didn't want to bother. It turned out to be very reasonably priced with very clean and well maintained rooms with comfortable beds. The continental breakfast was on the upper end of... More 

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Cheshire, Oregon
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20 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This is an older motel that is very well maintained. Looked like fresh paint outside and in our room. Comfortable bed, room very clean, friendly front desk staff, everything you'd need, and a great price. We stayed here on our way to Mt Rainer and are glad we did. Not fancy or new, but clean and comfy and very quiet... More 

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Manchester
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96 reviews
46 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

The lodge is conveniently located in the town of Packwood, handy for Mt Rainier park. We stayed mid-week post labor day, so perhaps we got a special rate, but the room was very comfortable for the money. It had a large selection of TV channels, a fridge and a microwave in the room. The bed was comfortable and the wifi... More 

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Florida
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26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Stay here in Packwood - and avoid much higher-priced, likely filled, lesser- quality motels closer to Paradise. This is a very nice place. Shocked at the review from the women who found soiled sheets; bet they let that housekeeper go since then. We discovered very clean, spacious room; wonderful view; pleasant and friendly host; and the delight of a herd... More 

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Batavia, Illinois
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106 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

My wife and I were on a great road trip in the Pacific Northwest and spent a night here. The location was great as we were planing on spending the next day at Mount Rainer National Park. Our room was good size with a comfortable queen bed. The shower worked well and we had a quiet night to rest up... More 

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Richland, Washington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

How a bed is made by a maid and not checked is beyond me. After hanging out all day and evening in the room relaxing on top of the bed watching TV, my husband and I crawled into bed about 11:00pm... to my appalling disgusting surprise, I crawled into urine soaked sheets. After showering, it took forever to get a... More 

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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117 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Called the day before to check if they had rooms, and got a room for disabled people which was perfect and close to the reception. Big and clean and everything you need. Breakfast was decent and easy to bring some to the room as well. Only downside was the wifi, which basically didn't work for most of the time. But... More 

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Mentor, Ohio
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54 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Pleasantly surprised to find a nice lodge in this small town, would love to go back. Highly recommend, great value, has everything you need right here. Trip advisor I have many reviwes to write, please do not insist on a minimum number of words!

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