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Stockton, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is a bit run down and needs repair. I was there 4 days and it was very windy everyday. The lake is beautiful and scenic. We had our own boat and tried to enjoy fishing, but the wind was a problem. There is no restaurant and the store carried candy, chips, soda, beer and some bait. The staff... More 

Thank kate m
Cool, CA
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32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015

We rented a boat from Caples Lake Resort, for a fishing outing on Caples Lake, during the May long weekend. The resort has a number of small fishing boats, which comfortably accommodate four people, but probably would be too small for any more than that. The lake is a typical, artificial mountain lake, created when a dam was built to... More 

Thank BordRestaurant
Gridley, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

Forever memorable! Wonderful place for families--kids can play on rocks, fish, kayak, and utilize their energies on endless hikes. My grand kids bagged Round Mountain and experienced euphoria. For us grand parents, being in mountains with tall pines, clean air, evening bonfires, and playing table games with family is relaxing and rewarding. There is something for everyone! John, the owner... More 

Thank frank183
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

We stayed here in early June which is before the " season " opens at this elevation. Needless to say it was cold but we knew it would be. The fact that it was early and cold meant the roads were traffic free and tourist free. I reserved a room at the Inn , when we arrived we were offered... More 

1 Thank russ v
Elk Grove, California
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

We booked a room there last year and after checking in, we checked right out, they could keep the $88. When we opened the door to our room the mildew smell was overwhelming, we weren't happy at all. Turns out the bathroom is located across the hallway, same scent, hardly convenient. The wood decks surrounding the resort had 16d nails... More 

4 Thank Raymond G

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Half Moon Bay, California
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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I amidst the thunder and rain had yet another wonderful and blessed week at the resort! Took a couple wildflower hikes and it was awesome as for the fishing only caught 8 rainbows smallest one 3 lbs good haul in any fishermans mind! We love the place and the staff and will be back in October for... More 

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Santa Rosa, California
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32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

I stayed in the hotel 3 nites, risking the noise of neighbors and thin walls, but I was lucky and had quiet neighbors. The view is great from all rooms, and each room has a bathroom across the hall with a fridge, shower, coffee pot, (I brought my own coffee but they have some and teas) and down the hall... More 

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Atascadero, California
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35 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

To start off, did not stay at the resort. I went there to check on fishing at the lake. The staff person I spoke with regarding the lake was extremely rude. I like the lake, the area around it, but will Never stay at the resort after being treated with his attitude.

6 Thank dolphindude77
Davis, California
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376 reviews
108 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We have stayed here several times in cabins. This year, we stayed in a lodge room. Clean room, comfortable bed. The view can't be beat. Each lodge room overlooks the lake. The bathrooms are across the hall from each room, with a private shower, toilet, coffee maker, and mini fridge. Coffee, hot chocolate, and tea are available in the hallway.... More 

5 Thank USAwalkers
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Loved this wonderful vacation spot! The cabins were rustic,and clean and comfortable! The lake was beautiful and relaxing--just what I needed. And...DAVE was the best!!! Always helpful and ready to laugh at our "dumb luck"!!! We will definitely be back--soon!!

3 Thank granitequeen
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  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Caples Lake Resort

Address: Highway 88, Kirkwood, CA 95646
Location: United States > California > Kirkwood
Number of rooms: 16
Also Known As:
Caples Lake Hotel Kirkwood
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