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Corona, California
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61 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very nice stay. A true mountain inn. The room was beautifully decorated with lots of cozy pillows on the bed. Great bath products too And ho doesn't want in room coffee. Checked in Thursday for a wedding and Nancy suggested the local car service so we wouldn't have to drive. Great idea!

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Thank Jennifer1865
Nancy P, Guest Relations Manager at The North Shore Inn, responded to this review

Good Morning Jennifer. Thank you for taking time to review us. It was a pleasure having you two ladies here with us. Please come visit us again when in the Lake Gregory/ Crestline area. More 

Santa Clarita, California
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice stay & The North Shore Inn. We stayed in room #8 which was newly remodeled & has a fireplace. Very comfortable & relaxing. The owners were very friendly & helpful. They had slot of suggestions on things to do & places to eat. Highly recommended!

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Thank espiri2
Nancy P, Guest Relations Manager at The North Shore Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words. I too like that room, it turned out beautiful. Please come visit us again when you are in the Crestline / Lake Gregory area. More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I arrived late in the day with no reservation. The lady at the Inn was very courteous and helpful and provided a nice place to stay. My only minor problem was negotiating into the parking place in front of my room in my large car. I left the next morning and was leaving the area when I received a phone... More 

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Thank Peter B
Nancy P, Guest Relations Manager at The North Shore Inn, responded to this review

Glad we could be of help. Hope the rest of your trip was good. More 

Los Angeles, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Has such a wonderful stay at this charming little Inn last weekend! Our room had it's own fireplace, which my boyfriend and I took full advantage of. We had our own balcony, with a GORGEOUS view of Lake Gregory. Everyone there was so welcoming and friendly, the front desk was extremely helpful and polite. My boyfriend and I will definitely... More 

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Thank CassidiDevine
Nancy P, Guest Relations Manager at The North Shore Inn, responded to this review

Thank you For taking time to share with others. We will relay your comments to our staff. Please come back when in the Crestline & Lake Gregory area. More 

San Diego, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

Had such a wonderful time staying at the North Shore Inn. The room was absolutely beautifully set, from the bubble and flowers I requested to the view of Lake Gregory to the wonderful setting of the bed. I recommend this place to anyone who is coming up on an anniversary or just looking for a nice and cozy place to... More 

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Thank asimyunus
Nancy P, Guest Relations Manager at The North Shore Inn, responded to this review

Hello Asim, Thank you for allowing us to be a part of your Anniversary. We hope you will come back to Lake Gregory and stay again . More 

Topanga, California, United States
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

We only had one night in this lovely little Inn. If my travels takes me to Crestline, CA again, I will definitely want to stay longer. Great location, hospitality and terrific Mexican restaurant right next door.

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Thank Karen S
Nancy P, Guest Relations Manager at The North Shore Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review us. It was fun meeting you ladies and are hoping there will be another Yoga retreat in Crestline soon. More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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154 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

Thought the building was older than it actually is. The Inn is across the main road from the lake, and was nice just sitting on the balcony of our room overlooking the lake, though it was partially hidden by trees. Our room was a King De Luxe - very clean and comfortable. The only complaint I have, if you could... More 

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Thank Sandy W
Nancy P, Guest Relations Manager at The North Shore Inn, responded to this review

Hi Sandy, Thank you for the kind words. We are happy to hear you enjoyed the stay and hope you will come back in Fall ( a bit quieter) when the seasons change. Thank you again for having chosen us. More 

New York City, New York
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84 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

Crestline and this inn look very much like an americanized version of Switzerland (or Tyrol). The inn is right across the lake, there is a supermarket around the corner and a couple of little restaurants. Nancy, who I believe owns and runs the place, was very welcoming and helpful, gave us a lot of tips. Our room was lovely, with... More 

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Thank AnfiskaC
Nancy P, Guest Relations Manager at The North Shore Inn, responded to this review

Hello, I am glad you enjoyed the room. "Bavarian" style hotels, the furniture is a rich Mahogany or black we are trying to reflect that to a degree. Not quite sure where to go with it now, glad you enjoyed it. Maybe you can come see the progress on your next vacation. We would love to have you back. More 

Bakersfield, California, United States
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful place to relax. Our fourth visit and we keep coming back. Beautiful rooms, Owner Nancy treats us like family. Just returned from enjoying my birthday weekend and already planning our next visit!

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Thank Lisa L
Nancy P, Guest Relations Manager at The North Shore Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Lisa for choosing us and Lake Gregory for THE place to celebrate your Birthday. It is always fun having you with us. Hope to see you again soon. More 

Fairfield, California
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Good location, across street from Lake Gregory. Nice big fireplace, with log. Bed was comfortable. Owner was very nice. Good parking right by unit in back. However, the decor did not live up to the photos. Plastic trees and plastic flowers are not appealing. The decor is in bad need of an update. Rid the bed of all those 'accessory'... More 

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Thank loehanna
Nancy P, Guest Relations Manager at The North Shore Inn, responded to this review

Hello, it is a good location isn't it. Happy to hear you enjoyed the fireplace as well as the bed. Looks exactly like the pictures. There are 2 firm pillows, 2 medium & 2 feather pillows so guests have options. We don't have plastic plants....Most people enjoy the Paya toiletries we provide free. As for the rest, several of the... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Quaint Bavarian Inn built in 1989. We are the only lodging by the Lake.Constantly changing the rooms to make it more romantic and interesting. Offering a show all four seasons. We are surrounded with many activities such hiking, boating, fishing, skiing (snow & water)swimming, bowling, shopping and more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The North Shore Inn

Address: 24202 Lake Drive, Crestline, CA 92325-3057
Location: United States > California > Crestline
Price Range: $106 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The North Shore Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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