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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed overnight as our start point to Mt Ranier. Our room was comfortable, our hostes friendly and helpful, our buffet continental breakfast limited but sufficient, and the two frees evening wines an extra bonus. There was a view of Mt Ranier from downtown and a great pub meal at the local tavern.

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Belgium
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The lodge is located just outside Packwood. It's a very nice setting. Our room was spacious and clean (as was the rest of the lodge). Wifi worked well. Breakfast is included. They offer lots of choices. Every evening Forrest and Donna offer a complimentary wine. It was a beautiful evening so I had my wine outside. Nice way to exchange... More 

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Allegan, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed October 29, 2016

This is the second time in two years I have stayed at this little motel and I am amazed that it only gets two stars in the rating system. Although it does not have a pool or fitness center, the rooms are spacious, clean and nicely appointed. The managers are always helpful and smiling and serve two glasses of nice... More 

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Huizen, The Netherlands
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Reviewed September 26, 2016

Don't expect that much of Packwood; it's a " one trafficlight" town with some primary stuff like a petrol station and foodmarket, but Crest Trail Lodge is worth visiting Packwood! Nice lady behind the desk and a large room with all the things you need, daily cleaning and linen In the evening a complementary glass of wine! You can even... More 

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Dorset, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

There seems to be limited options to stay in Packwood so we were pleased we had booked this hotel. We stayed one night when travelling from the Columbia river to Mount Rainier. It is quiet, clean, comfortable and well managed. A glass of wine and breakfast is included. All you could want from a hotel!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed September 12, 2016

This was a nice place to stay while seeing the park. The staff was especially nice, the rooms clean, and the continental breakfast a nice touch. The bathroom, sink space was a bit odd, but minor in the scheme of things. We opted for separate beds given our travel arrangements and slept well here. I wished for a patio area... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
Reviewed September 8, 2016

A year ago I stayed here with my son while hiking the South Cascades, and my review said I hoped to come back. So came back this year for 8 days. We're hikers. We hit the breakfast when the gate opens (promptly at 7!) and then are out the door. We ate most of our meals out of the microwave.... More 

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Nampa, Idaho
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Reviewed September 5, 2016

Crest Trail Lodge was an excellent place to stay while visiting Mount Rainer! The staff here were very friendly and accomadating. I loved the wine every night! Nice touch after a day of hiking Rainer!

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West Linn, Oregon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
Reviewed September 2, 2016

This comfortable lodge has all any hiker would desire. It's quiet and attracts travelers that retire early and rise early. Breakfast starts at 7:00am...perfect for those who want to hit the trails early. The rooms have microwaves & small refrigerators. We found the lodge to be very clean and well-maintained . Every evening we sipped our complimentary wine outdoors and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed August 31, 2016

Recommended by the folk at Nisqually Lodge, Ashford WA and part of the same ownership group. Well located on Route 12 not far from Mt Rainier and Mt St Helens. Clean, quiet and comfortable though rooms at the back got less of the occasional traffic noise. My room at the back looked out over a quiet road where an elk... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Crest Trail Lodge

Address: 12729 US Highway 12, Between Mile Marker 129 & 130, Packwood, WA 98361
Location: United States > Washington > Packwood
Price Range: $119 - $142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Crest Trail Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 27
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“Walls are thin. If you don't mind stairs (no elevator), a second floor room floor may be better to lower the noise level.”
 of 5 bubbles ronaldf841, Jul 25, 2016 | Read review
“like upper floor but no elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles moradevora, Jul 21, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the backside were very quiet.”
  • One of many elk grazing nearby
 of 5 bubbles Babynurse54, Jan 12, 2016 | Read review
“2nd floor note no elevator”
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“No lift to upper floor”
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