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Camp James Campground

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for two nights with RV in August with 3 kids. Must say owners do a great job keeping the sites clean. Our site had double booking when we arrived but lady at reception looked for a place closer to the river. Overall very pleasant experience in Kernville, would recommend.

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Thank Sandra S
Encinitas, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

What a great campground right on the Kern River! The campground has RV sites with full hookups to tent only sites - there aren't any full hookup sites right next to the river though. We were in site 62 (electric, water, and cable) - while it was not right on the river it had a small stream running right behind... More 

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Lancaster
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Our first time camping at the river, and we were impressed with Camp James! Staff was helpful when booking our site just a week before our arrival date and they were very friendly when we arrived. The groundskeeper was also friendly when making his rounds. I was impressed to find a freshly raked, clean and well maintained site on the... More 

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Thank Lisa N
Seal Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

This weekend 3 friendly rigs travelled to Camp James for the first time. We found the staff to be very friendly and helpful our entire stay. The campground was clean and right on the river. We had full hookups which were a row back from the river and only had a partial view, but the walk to the river was... More 

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Thank 270Pat_C
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

We went to Camp James Campground for just one night on a trip to Kernville to go rafting. The camp was very clean - including the restrooms, the camping spot was and well shaded and the location beautiful. We didn't stay long enough, and plan to go back.

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Thank Brisa C
Simi Valley, California
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016 via mobile

My family has been going to this campground for over 10 years and it's been a great place for us to get away. We usually go with the motor home and also reserve a few cabins while we're there. This year, with the new owners, we had nothing but issues from the minute we got there. Most of the staff... More 

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5 Thank billyboy195
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Billy: If you are the young boy whose girlfriend is the daughter of the nice lady that paid for your stay, please ask her why she made reservations to again stay in March, we would all like to know. The person driving around in the cart with the small dog crapping in everyone's campsite (really Billy?) was me, Lane Man,... More 

San Diego, California
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

IGNORANT, DISCRIMINATORY. I stopped by here around 9 p.m. on 10/19/2015 looking for a campground that would allow campfires (there were wildfires and high fire danger inside Sequoia National Park, so no fires allowed). It got down to 35* that night, so my group of three and I really needed the ability to have a fire. I have a medical... More 

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7 Thank K Z
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

great amenities great location awesome vacation. staff was okay and i was nervous from other reviews. we had no issues at all with them or the rules. will go back with the family. bathrooms need some tlc though like new shower curtains..that is my biggest complaint.

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Thank Alicia H
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Came over on the 4th of July weekend and had a blast. had a nice quiet time with the family and enjoyed environment. bathrooms were clean and generally the facility is kept, some improvements can be done: maybe extra pick up on busy weekends of trash bins, clean up around the river (cant really help when dirt can come from... More 

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Thank Dennis C
Corona, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

My wife and I had a great time... they have rules and they make people adhere to them witch is nice, Un-like State campgrounds who wants to be stuck next to loud drunk people up all night with barking dogs? This place is well kept clean and everyone is friendly: it is gated and relitivly secure so kids can have... More 

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Address: 13801 Sierra Way, Kernville, CA 93238-9745
Location: United States > California > Kernville
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Camp James Campground 2.5*
Number of rooms: 76
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