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Cockrell's High Desert Lodging

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811 County Rd 31, 8 miles south of Cedarville, Cedarville, CA 96104-4207
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Los Gatos, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016

Never met Debra as she was making a trip to Bend Oregon, but she was kind enough to open the lodge for us stay on short notice. We did meet her son who gave us an overview of the ranch and it's history. This is fascinating in itself. Beautiful restored ranch house with all the amenities. We sat in the... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

A beautiful home in a beautiful setting. The larger lodge is perfect for a family or group of friends, though the elderly will need to be careful to not trip over the small steps and ledges, especially around the toilet.

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Debra C, Owner at Cockrell's High Desert Lodging, responded to this review

Thank you very much for writing a review. It was very nice to meet you. Sincerely, Debra Cockrell More 

Klamath Falls, Oregon
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

The Short(ish) Review (TLDR review to follow): My family of three (myself, my husband, and our 11-year-old son) have stayed here for a week, twice a year, for 12 years now. It’s like our vacation home… without the costs of taxes and upkeep. That alone should tell you, we LOVE this place. It’s become our ‘sacred cow’, so to speak…... More 

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Debra C, Owner at Cockrell's High Desert Lodging, responded to this review

Thank you Tamera for the review on your years of staying with us. It is always a pleasure to have your family. We look forward to seeing you in December. Sincerely, Debra Cockrell More 

Angwin
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015 via mobile

Beautiful scenery surroundings, cozy, clean and comfortable inside. Wonderful. Hospitality!! On my first visit, I was able to enjoy an in room massage. Just returned from my second visit yesterday. I will definitely return and bring friends!! (A sweet desert gem in Surprise Valley).

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Debra C, Owner at Cockrell's High Desert Lodging, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review on your experience at our Lodge and sharing with others. We look forward to seeing you again. Sincerely, Debra Cockrell High Desert Lodging. More 

San Luis Obispo, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

What a wonderful surprise this place was! It surpassed all our expectations. Its in such a beautiful setting. The accommodations were very comfortable, spacious, extremely clean and was stocked better than my own home! Debra the owner is also such a delight. I would like to come back sometime and spend a couple of days.

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Debra C, Owner at Cockrell's High Desert Lodging, responded to this review

Thank you so much for choosing High Desert Lodging. It was a pleasure to meet you. Thank you for your review as well. Sincerely, Debra Cockrell More 

Petaluma, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015

I stayed in lodge 1, twice. It's a very clean, luxurious and spacious. The interior is beautifully decorated in western ranch style. The kitchen is well equipped with everything you'll need to store and cook and eat all your meals. There is no dishwasher. The bedrooms are good size and the beds are very comfy. There are two bathrooms which... More 

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Debra C, Owner at Cockrell's High Desert Lodging, responded to this review

Thank you Warren, for the very nice review on Trip Advisor. It is always nice to see your group and visit. Thank you for visiting Surprise Valley. Hope to see you again. Sincerely, Debra Cockrell Cockrell Ranches and Lodging. More 

Reno, Nevada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

We had cabin 2, which was as comfortable as being at home. The owner was extremely accomodating. The only downside was only one real restaurant in town, but it too was excellent. We had prime rib on Sat night which we still marvel at. Would certainly stay there again.

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Debra C, Owner at Cockrell's High Desert Lodging, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your reservation. Also, thank you for visiting Surprise Valley. Hope to see you again. Warm wishes, Debra Cockrell High Desert Lodging More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

The lodgings are first rate .. you're actually staying in a beautifully decorated HOUSE. The setting is quiet and relaxing and the memorabilia on the wall can keep you busy reading for hours. We were just passing through .. this could easily be a destination!

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Debra C, Owner at Cockrell's High Desert Lodging, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review. It was very nice to meet both you and your husband. we hope you visit our area again. Sincerely Debra Cockrell More 

Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

We stayed here for two nights and loved it! Beautiful, immaculate, charming and sumptuous accommodations with *everything* you could ask for at a very reasonable price. No need to elaborate on the country - doesn't get more scenic and wide-open beautiful than the Surprise Valley. The Cockrell's are great hosts and truly helpful. The cottages are quite private and located... More 

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Debra C, Owner at Cockrell's High Desert Lodging, responded to this review

Thank you For choosing High Desert Lodging and for your comment on Tripadvisor.. We look forward to helping you again with your accommodation needs. Many blessings to you. Debra Cockrell, Owner More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015 via mobile

Everything about The Cockrell's Lodge is beautiful, from the amazing views to the well decorated lodges. This is a wonderful place to come relax or enjoy an activity filled vacation. I highly recommend this comfortable facility. You will not be disappointed.

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Debra C, Owner at Cockrell's High Desert Lodging, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to put in a review on our trip advisor site. As always it was nice to meet you and your group of lively ladies. Remember to book early if you decide to come back for another stay. More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This Ranch & Lodging are surrounded by the beautiful panoramic views of mountains, meadows, cattle and wildlife and the true ranching traditions of a working cattle ranch. While staying at one of the ranches top quality Five Star Lodges (as stated by many, many guests ) you will enjoy the peacefulness that country style living has to offer. By the Night, Weekend or Week. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cockrell's High Desert Lodging

Address: 811 County Rd 31, 8 miles south of Cedarville, Cedarville, CA 96104-4207
Location: United States > California > Cedarville
Number of rooms: 6
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