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BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn

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400 South China Lake Boulevard, Ridgecrest, CA 93030
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Passing through this little town I was pleasantly surprised by the hospitality and service provided by this Motel. The front counter person was welcoming and accommodating. The room was clean and well appointed. Considering the age and location this hotel is doing very well for it's self.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A perfect stop over from West Coast to Flagstaff. If you interested in US Navy this is place to go,although we did not go. The hotel was top quality as always. Breakfast was so well laid out. Had dinner in Denny's just up the strip. Our room was top floor facing the setting sun, beautiful. Tina on reception went through... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed in 5 different hotels in 5 days as we were traveling from Washington to California. Of all the hotels we stayed in, the Best Western was THE BEST hotel we stayed in. Our vehicle had a mechanical issue in the parking lot of the Best Western. Because we had no where to go or nothing to do while... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff were all very nice, from the front desk to the young lady in the breakfast room. The breakfast was very good. The room was clean but very small. The front door was not hung correctly or was broken - it had a large gap on the bottom and lower side - large enough for insects to come through.... More 

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Escondido, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the eighth time, in the last ten years, that I have stayed at the Best Western China Lake Inn. Apparently this property is under new management. Once again, my family and I had a late arrival, getting into Ridgecrest at around 1:30 a.m. I was looking forward to sleeping in and still make it to breakfast by 10:00... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I pick Best Western for their consistency and once again we were totally satisfied with our accommodations. This is a busy property so for the purposes of staying one night it fit the bill. The rooms are small but what I care about is cleanliness, water pressure and a friendly staff.

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Thank Barbara F
La Jolla, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Charging per pet instead of for a pet room is not standard industry practice and is excessive considering little or no extra labor is required to clean the room, especially when both dogs are very small, one's a poodle (no shedding) and I bring mats for them to sleep in. Would not recommend this place if you have pets. Better... More 

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Lyndonville, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Excellent staff and accomodations. Complimentary breakfast was very good and important to start my day off right. We stopped in without reservations and were offered a room on the first floor with a kink size bed. What more could we ask for. Very satisfied with everything.

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BWRidgecrest, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn, responded to this review

Mr. Lee P thank you for letting us accommodate you. It is so great to see that we continue to provide the best service that every guest deserves. If your travels lead you this way again we will be here for you. More 

Escondido, United States
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

The West-Bestern in Ridgecrest, California, is a great place to stay! I have stayed there often in the past and plan to stay there many times again in the future. I can't say enough about how enjoyable my stay was and I hope I meet my two hundred word minimum real soon as I'm getting tired of doing surveys. I... More 

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BWRidgecrest, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so very much Joseph for taking the time to complete our survey. We will see you in the near future. More 

San Francisco, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

I'd have to say the staff was very friendly and welcoming and overall this BW was clean and offered good service. This hotel is better than the average rating I gave it, but I hesisitate to say it was very good for a couple of reasons: 1. The AC unit is a wall unit that does not really keep up... More 

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BWRidgecrest, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn, responded to this review

Hi MuseofLife and thank you for your survey and details of your specific problems. I do not know if you have stayed with us previously but we are in the middle of our renovations. We will use this feedback to better the guest experience. We are working on other breakfast options all the time. Have a great day and thank... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn

Address: 400 South China Lake Boulevard, Ridgecrest, CA 93030
Location: United States > California > California Desert > Ridgecrest
Price Range: $95 - $126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 52
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus China Lake Hotel Ridgecrest
Best Western Ridgecrest
Ridgecrest Best Western
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