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Crater Lake Lodge

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Rim Drive, Crater Lake, OR 97604
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Ranked #1 of 1 Crater Lake B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015
Nalin T Manchester, United Kingdom
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Crater Lake is one of the few places in the world that will literally take your breath away when you first see it as you drive up to the rim. It is simply stunning! Crater Lake Lodge is beautifully sited on the rim and whilst not luxurious it is more than acceptable for a revered national park lodge lodge. Sitting... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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18 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

I was really looking forward to going to dinner at Cater Lake Lodge after a four night camping trip. This dinner out was the one night we were cooking over the campfire and it was also my birthday dinner. The evening started well. We had dinner reservations but, arrived early to enjoy a cocktail on the porch. The power went... More 

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Franklin, Kentucky
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116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

While doing some work in the Oregon area I had the pleasure of spending several days at the Cater Lake Lodge. From the moment you enter the park you know you made the right decision to go there. The natural beauty of the park just enhances the beauty of the lodge itself. The lodge was constructed in 1915. It is... More 

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Astoria oregon
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186 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 via mobile

This is a beautiful rustic old lodge that we believe that this was also built in the 1930's by the shovel ready ccc camps of the depression era . Crater lake can be seen down the hill in the distance. The lake is not very easy to get down to enjoy. It is actually a trek to get to. The... More 

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Durham, North Carolina
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34 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

This lodge was a great place to stay. We had a wonderful room overlooking the lake. We opened our windows at night for the cool air. The rooms were nice, clean and well kept. We loved the rustic feel of the lodge. The breakfast was outstanding in the dining room.

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St. Louis
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I really enjoyed our stay at Crater Lake. The views are stunning. We had a top floor room overlooking the lake with window seat to hang out on. The rooms are small and a little dated but very well maintained. You do need to ask for a hair dryer at the front desk, and there is a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

The location is obviously the best part of the lodge. It is simple and quite with great views from the dining room and huge porch overlooking the lake. If you want a lake view you have to book far in advance. Restaurant was a little pricy but the food was good. I booked the room over 6 months before my... More 

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Essen, Germany
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24 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

We stayed in the Crater-Lake-Lodge in Mid-May, when the North-Entrance was still closed, because of the high snow. The hotel has an exposed position and the public rooms with the sitting areas at the fireplaces are very cozy. But our room with a marvellous lake-view was quite small, sparsely furnished and without any convenience – even a hairdryer was missing.... More 

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Indialantic, Florida
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14 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

The historic Crater Lake Lodge is a perfect example of why we usually stay in the NP cabins when we visit National Parks in the U.S. The lodge is beautiful inside and out with a perfect perch right on the edge of the lake but the room left a bit to be desired. It was very hot in southern Oregon... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Having had a bad experience at a National Park Lodge on a previous trip we approached this Lodge with low expectations. En route we found a copy of The Complete Guide to the National Park Lodges, 7th Edition, which is a wonderful guide to both the lodges and the rooms to choose. Armed with this we knew to ask for... More 

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