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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great little place. Yes the rooms are simple but the are clean and cared for! We enjoyed our stay and Spenser's apricot , peach wine is off the hook. Gave me a great nights sleep! Air conditioned rooms with a friendly staff. Gena must be doing something right!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

We accidentally came to Gena's but it was wonderfull. The rooms are simple but okay. You fall into real life and Gena is really nice. Best place for me during the whole visit. Try the local IPA. Thanks Gena!

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Thank kaatAntwerp
Valley Grove, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

My husband & I stopped in for dinner after leaving Kings Canyon National Park along CA 180. I had one of the best ribeye steaks I've ever had and my husband had the lemon pepper salmon and he said it was delicious too. They included a sautéed squash that was also really tasty. It was a nice surprise because it's... More 

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Stockton, California, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

Cozy little inn. Wonderfully friendly gal took care of us. Let us see the room before hand. That was so nice!! We had booked a campsite on the other entrance and it was awful. So we couldn't find a place. Gena saved us!! Such a warm and friendly down to earth gal.

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Oakland, California
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

We stayed in a room with two twins the night before heading out for a hike in Kings Canyon. The motel was close to the park entrance. I'm conflicted about rating this place because service from Gena was good. She was responsive and accommodating - late at night AND early in the morning. Accommodations were really worn out, sheets had... More 

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San Jose, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

My fiancé and I stopped here for lunch/ dinner one afternoon after leaving the park to eat. We got there to an empty restaurant and a drunk owner/ bartender named Gina. She was so drunk that she told us what to order multiple times but didn't take our order until close to 45 minutes later. Then we noticed that she... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

Have you ever seen wrong turn the movie....this is real life! The service can only be described as the most random awful experience of my life. Asked for wifi and got told they hadn't paid the bill so didn't work! We were the only people in there and it took over an hour to get our food which turned up... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Spent a night at the Sierra Inn. My wife and I went to the bar for a drink. While there 6 men came into the bar and started off by harassing two female French tourists to the point that the two females left. Then they started on my wife and I. At first we thought they were joking, but then... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

On entering our room we were shocked. It was bleak. There wasn't even glass in the bathroom window - only a plastic sheet stuck badly to the frame. There wasn't much right with the place so we decided to go to the bar and get drunk. That's where the night changed and this became one of the best nights we've... More 

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Orangevale, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

With little planning my husband and I decided to stay at Gena's for the night. Like the reviews say, it's an older inn, with small rooms but the price was good, rooms clean and air conditioned. It was all we really needed. To our great delight the people running the place went out of their way to accommodate us. They... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in the late 30's, "Gena's Sierra Inn" is conveniently located just 17 miles from the "Kings Canyon National Park" entrance. We have friendly rates, clean rooms, great food and are open 7 days a week. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gena's Sierra Inn

Address: 37692 E Kings Canyon Rd, Squaw Valley, CA 93621-9715
Location: United States > California > Squaw Valley
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Sierra Hotel Squaw Valley
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