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Rock Creek Lodge

85 Rock Creek Road, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
Rock Creek Lodge
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The rustic cottages are perfect for enjoying the beauty of nature surrounding them. The cottages are very basic, no luxury accommodations here but are comfortable and provide the basic amenities (kitchen, bathroom, comfortable beds). Hiking trails start right outside the front door and the lake is 5 minutes away.

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Orange County, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

I have visited the Rock Creek Lodge four times in the past three years and I am looking forward to a 5th in August. I have rented their cheapest cabin as well as their most expensive. The staff is always friendly and accommodating. Rock Creek Lodge is the father-son destination of choice for myself and my now 8-year-old. Perfect place... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Rustic setting in the mountains. Perfect for hiking and fishing. We stayed in one of the modern cabins, which are not stylish but are comfortable and more than adequate. The new guy who works the store is very friendly and helpful. If you are a prima donna and want luxury/spa services, this isn't the place for you. Mammoth is about... More 

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Huntington Beach, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

So I planned my yearly fishing trip to rock creek lodge and everything goes bad before we even check in... WHAT A DUMP and major health hazard is an understatement. There website even agrees by stating: "Bobby Tanner is making much needed improvements". Okay, that's another understatement of the century. Upon arrival, I try and check in and the rooms... More 

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Oxnard, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We just returned from another trip to Rock Creek Lodge. This trip was much better than the last visit we had when we had problems with Jan. Jan was still there but we didn't see much of her. They had the most wonderful man, Jeff working the store and he was the nicest person we have ever talked to that... More 

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Torrance, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

Great location if you like hiking and fishing. The main lodge could use some TLC. The stove leaks smoke badly and the TV VCR and DVD player need to be replaced. Modern cabin was great but needed a toaster and larger coffee brewer.

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Oxnard, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Our family has been coming each year, sometimes twice a year to Rock Creek Lodge for 38 years straight except for the 1 or 2 years before the current owner purchased it when it was boarded up for that time. We have raised our children coming here and this is a very special place for us and will continue to... More 

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Robert T, Owner at Rock Creek Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments in regards to Rock Creek Lodge. I would appreciate it if you would contact me directly (7609370101) as I would very much like to know what has prompted the negative comments about Jan, the manger of RCL. I can only assume from the comments posted above some very negative interaction must have happened between you... More 

Ocean View, Hawaii
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

First discovered RCL two years ago while riding in the Fall Horse drive at the RC Pack Station. Promised to return to this lodge with my loved ones to enjoy the beautiful crisp autumn of the Eastern Sierras and it happened this year! We (3 adults, 3 dogs) stayed at one of the modern cabins which sleeps 6, so there... More 

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Los Gatos, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

Great access to fabulous high Sierra lakes and hikes. There are two trails right from the resort that get to 10,000 and 11,000 foot elevation lake chains, all within 4 miles and the mosquito flat trail head (2 miles up the road) is said to be the "highest trail head in the Sierras" at 9700', with a half dozen lakes... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013 via mobile

It is misleading for it claimed to be in mammoth lakes as it won't show up in GPRS. 5 of us stayed in cabin 3, $285/nite, which claimed it can be occupied for up to 6 people. After 2 of us took hot water shower, no more hot water. Most of us slipped and fell from the steep shallow staircase... More 

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