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Palm Springs, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We haven't stayed at the lodge, but we eat at the Kit Carson Lodge Restaurant every time we stay in Kirkwood, CA. The food is very good, the scenery is spectacular, and the service is always pleasant and attentive. We eat outside when the weather permits and usually top the evening off with a walk along the edge of the... More 

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Rescue, California
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24 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I worked for the previous owners back in summer 1965 between years of college. We wanted to take our two elderly dogs for a drive in the Sierras to escape the blistering heat. So, I thought of revisiting Silver Lake and checked on-line to see if the Kit Carson Lodge was still in operation and serving lunch. The web-site said... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was attending a wedding in the area and decided to stay at a place that was recommended to me. When I arrived to the facility the other members of our party had to leave for the rehearsal; I was alone and I felt uncomfortable, The place I was at seemed to be a ghost town. When I expressed my... More 

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Sacramento,
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

We had breakfast at the restaurant. It was average, pretty reasonably priced. Service was good. We walked around the resort, it looked rustic and seemed to have more character then the resort down the highway. I agree with one reviewer, you need to look at the place before you pay. Some of the cabins look pretty run down, and you... More 

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Fallon, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

We just spent 4 days at Cinnamon Bear cabin and my family of 7 had a wonderful time. Thanks to Mike the owner for spending time with my father. He is 93 and remembers much of that area and enjoyed the discussion about guns. My 85 year old mother has wanted to stop by for over 55 years and we... More 

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San Francisco
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

I will start by saying that if ya are looking for peace and solitude, a rustic experience and living in the lap of nature look no further. Ya will hear your heartbeat, wind rustling through the trees and the sound of waves hitting on the beach. I would not hesitate to say that this place is a hidden jewel in... More 

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Menlo Park, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

Cozy knotty pine cabins, delicious meals, excellent service all on the shore of the beautiful Silver Lake. I couldn't believe how nice the staff is! Go hiking or kayaking, gorgeous spot! We can't wait to return next year.

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Reno NV
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Love the Kit Carson Lodge!. It has a wonderful rustic charm, set on the banks of Silver Lake in an absolutely gorgeous setting. Accommodations include eight hotel rooms with lake views, and a wide variety of cabins with views of the lake or the woods, and which sleep from three to eight people. The cabins have kitchens and outdoor BBQs.... More 

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Modesto, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

My family rented a small cabin for a couple of nights. The location was great as we were very close to Silver Lake. The cabin we stayed in however was not great. We were greeted by an intense propane smell in the cabin. We were told by one of the maintenance workers that this was normal and there was no... More 

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Santa Rosa, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

I really wanted to love this recommended lodge, but our experience was less than wonderful. I was expecting "rustic", not tired and old. Pro: Lovely setting on Silver Lake with the gorgeous Thunder Mountain overhead. Boat rentals and nightly do-it-yourself bonfires were highlights. The lodge itself was attractive and the restaurant deck was comfortable and the service was good. Con:... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kit Carson Lodge is situated on Silver Lake surrounded by granite peaks and tall pines. Located in the California Sierra 45 minutes south of Lake Tahoe and five miles west of Kirkwood Ski Resort. Our Lodge is one of those old destinations. Family oriented, generations of guest have been coming for over 2 decades and family owned. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kit Carson Lodge

Address: 32161 Kit Carson Road, Hwy 88 at Silver Lake, Kit Carson, CA 95644
Location: United States > California > Kit Carson
Price Range: $150 - $2,500 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 24
Also Known As:
Kit Carson Hotel Kit Carson
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