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Northern California
Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

This wonderful spot is about 20 minutes from Alturas. Beautiful rooms each have mineral springs spas off the back slider. On the edge of the high desert, you can see steam across the valley from cents, backed by mountains and great sunsets. Highly recommended!

Thank thomturner3636
Aloha, Oregon, USA
Reviewed September 13, 2016

I've stayed here twice and had a good experience both times. I stayed in the single story building with motel style rooms. Each room has it's own private mineral spring soaking tub. It takes a bit of time to get the water temperature just right, but once you do you can soak under an incredible display of stars you can...

Mountain View, California
Reviewed August 17, 2016

This little remote gem is wonderful because it is pretty far from everything, no exaggeration! About 7 miles east of Cedarville on hiway 299 (not really a hiway but a two-lane country road) Surprise Valley Hotsprings gazes back on the snot-capped Warner mountains, enjoys a non-light-polluted night sky, and each room has its fully adjustable spring-fed hot tub. It is...

Thank Richard R
Davis, California
Reviewed July 15, 2016

You're not going to find an experience like this at any kind of chain hotel, no matter how nice. The check-in staff were quirky and great. The lobby is full of DVDs that you can borrow for the evening for free. I suggest roaming around the grounds of the hotel because it feels like another planet. It's a grassy oasis...

Thank Berryessa W
Klamath Falls, Oregon
Reviewed May 9, 2016

We had a wonderful overnight stay. The mineral spring tub was so relaxing and feels fantastic for your skin. We stayed in room #20 so the hot tub is in the room making the entire suite warm. Great opportunity to open the windows and enjoy fresh air. The staff was very friendly and helpful. There are no phones in the...

Thank Gerald H
Hurricane, West Virginia
Reviewed May 5, 2016

Room 11. The place is as described on their website. They have take a good deal of effort to make the website; go look at it.. We brought food because we didn't want to leave to drive 5 miles to the only restaurant in town. You won't even need a swim suit because there are no public swim areas. The...

Thank cpnegrad
Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

My hubby and I had an opportunity to stay here last night 4-21-16 after a long day of driving from Portland back to Reno. Trust me, if you have time, this is the place to tuck in for the night a have a soak in your own outside hot spring. We arrived after the office hours, they close at 5pm,...

Thank MikeJuls C
Yelm, Washington
Reviewed April 21, 2016

This was our second night on a road trip of hot spring resorts. Beautifully unique. Resort is three miles from Cedarville - a small hidden away town in a hidden away valley. Some dining and supplies are available in town, but you would be much better served by stocking up in Lakeview or Alturas before heading up over the mountains...

Thank pdsexton
Sacramento, California
Reviewed February 23, 2016 via mobile

This was our first visit for an anniversary trip and would like to come again. Nice room, comfy bed, and really enjoyed the private hot tub outside room. My husband treated me to hour message on site and have to say it was best message I had ever had. Would definitely recommend "Abby" if you come here. Rooms are older...

Thank SJNorthernCA
Reviewed January 6, 2016

My wife and I have looked all over the Northwest for hot springs on the privacy model, but the Surprise Valley Hot Springs are unique. Each room comes with an outdoors setting of a private deck with a high fence and a hot tub where you adjust the temperature and the pool is drained and cleaned after each guest. The...

Thank Alan F
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  • Free Parking
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Secluded...pristine...undisturbed. Welcome to the remote high desert valleys of northeastern California- come discover Surprise Valley Hot Springs. Bordered by the majestic Warner Mountains, Nevada's Hays Range, and ancient lake beds. This is the perfect getaway!Accommodations include deluxe and standard rooms, all have private outdoor hot tubs fed by a cascading waterfall of warm Artesian mineral water. Your room also includes a full or partial kitchen- just let us know what kitchen meets your individual cooking needs. You will find room to roam, quiet time, therapeutic massage, manicure, or pedicure, and vast opportunities for outdoor activities and exploration.Consider us your own private destination. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Surprise Valley Hotsprings

Address: 67254 Highway 299, POB 509, Cedarville, CA 96104
Location: United States > California > Cedarville
Price Range: $85 - $195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
Also Known As:
Surprise Valley Hotsprings Hotel Cedarville
Surprise Valley Hotsprings Cedarville
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“they are repainting and redecorating the rooms, but my favorite is the "cowboy" room, #12”
  • view of the Warner mountains from the road to Surprise Valley Hot Springs Resort
 of 5 bubbles richardrR3920QR, Aug 17, 2016 | Read review
“The website describes the rooms well so use the site to select the room best for your trip.”
  • Room #20 mineral hot tub in living room.
  • Room #20 full kitchen.
 of 5 bubbles 233geraldh, May 9, 2016 | Read review
“2 rooms in the main building---one has a outside pool, one has an inside pool. All the others are in a long line, like an old motel.”
  • My breakfast and the cool air. Loved it.
  • snow-covered mtns in background!!
 of 5 bubbles cpnegrad, May 5, 2016 | Read review
“rooms are now priced really cheaply for midweek. You better reserve ahead for the weekend.”
 of 5 bubbles alanf914, Jan 6, 2016 | Read review
“Nothing decent here. Stay somewhere else.”
 of 5 bubbles taurusb2015, Aug 24, 2015 | Read review
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