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Independence Inn Motel

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Pets Allowed
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Reviewed September 5, 2017

Proprietor, Jim, became very abusive and threatening to me over a misunderstanding of our use of the room. We had asked if two of our hiker family could shower one time in our room and Jim gave us permission to do so. Because of a...More

2  Thank patpierucci
Reviewed August 27, 2017

Stayed here while picking up a John Muir Trail hiker for resupply and rest. Price is resonable, rooms are spartan but clean, good value for the dollar. Has a very fairly priced shuttle service to/from the Onion Valley trailhead and laundry. One minor quibble, Needed...More

1  Thank Bewickwren
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

My wife and i stayed at Independence Inn while traveling to the Reno area. The inn is small, well kept, neat and clean. Jim's pride of ownership shows. Best part-- the price. Very reasonable. You won't be disappointed.

Thank Larry M
Reviewed July 15, 2017

Jim, Jim, Jim. What a great guy. Old school proprietor. If you want a clean, no frills, place to stay here it is. I stayed here last year and was back again this year. Hot water, clean beds and dark towels for us hikers. HAHA...More

Thank Jeanne N
Reviewed June 2, 2017

So the roadside hotels of the world have changed with foreign born owners who do not care. Not here. Jim is old school. One man show. He will stop his busy chores to show a visitor a map or trail. He offers food to hikers...More

Thank paul b
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
$75 - $85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$75 - $85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Response from cacoupontraveler | Reviewed this property |
I don't know, this is a motel with only about 10 rooms, the shower was a walk in and all rooms are first floor. FYI the parking lot is gravel and wheel chair might be difficult to maneuver.
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"Reserve ahead - it is a small place in a small town"
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"I had room #1. I could barely hear the 395 traffic."
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"We had breakfast outside and the views of the mountains can not be beat!"
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"Nice Views of the Sierras."
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