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Lazy J Ranch-Americas Best Value Inn

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2012

Family and dog friendly, very clean, inviting and cozy and more importantly nestled among a beautiful and breathtaking landscape. If felt as if we were in our own private cabin with all the necessary amenities. Excellent service. We'll definitely go back.

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Huntington Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

Well family run, and very friendly, and property to let dog run do to river is a huge plus. Not a five star, and not modern, but doesn't lead you to think it is, it is old cabins that had a fridge, microwave, and cable and wifi. So was advertised like this and was perfect match to what pictures and... More 

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Costa Mesa, CA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

We made a reservation for a three-night stay for Feb. 17-20. When checking in, I mentioned I wanted to change to a 2-night stay with an option to stay the third night. The owner told me this was not acceptable as there was a 72-hour cancellation perod! Nowhere on my reservation guarantee was this mentioned, and nowhere in the office... More 

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abvilazyj, Owner at Lazy J Ranch-Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you for choosing to stay at the Lazy J Ranch Motel. I apologize for the confusion of my desk clerk when you checked in. Our standard cancellation policy for reservations made through us is 72 hours, just like she told you. The cancellation policy for reservations made online or through the reservation center is one day. She... More 

Visalia, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2012

Although we live only about 40 minutes away from the Lazy J ranch, it's like a whole new world up there. We stayed for a night with our 2.5 year old daughter and had a great time. The room was very clean and very affordable $65/night. Our daughter loved the slide and swing set they had as well as the... More 

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abvilazyj, Owner at Lazy J Ranch-Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us here at the Lazy J Ranch Motel. We are so glad you enjoyed your time here and that your daughter was able to visit with our goats!! They do enjoy a little bit of spoiling from our smaller guests. We look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2011

This is a good choice on a budget. It is very pet friendly ($5 dog fee) and the proprietor is very friendly. The setting is beautiful with the mountains in the background as well as goats and sheep in the backyard. The room took a long time to heat up but eventually got warm. Breakfast is nothing fancy but I... More 

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Camarillo
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2011

My husband and I recently were passing through Three Rivers and stayed one night at the Lazy J Ranch. The property is a beautiful setting. We had our own little cabin. Very clean and comfortable. We much prefer this than a chain motel. Beautiful walking trails leading to the river. The staff was very friendly. Definitely would stay there again... More 

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Kissimmee, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2011

Poor Lazy J Ranch has seen better days. I've stayed there a few times going back some twenty years. Unfortunately, they just do not seem to be keeping up with upgrades and maintenance. It is still an okay place to stay with nice people and a pretty environment but the rooms are showing signs of age and are getting a... More 

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Llandrindod Wells
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2011

We did a 23 day road trip of California in september. This was the best motel of them all. Location is beautiful, with plenty of grounds to relax in. Scenery is stunning. Only a 5 minute drive from several restaurants. 15 minutes from Sequioa park. The only slight criticism was that the breakfast was very basic, but to be honest,... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2011

The Lazy J was a perfect combination of comfortable and unique. The ranch component consisted of three goats and two sheep in fenced paddocks...fun for the kids to have animals! The rooms are basically duplex cabin with a fridge and microwave, comfortable chairs for reading,etc. The rooms were spotless. My only minor complaint was that they used too much air... More 

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Lodi, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2011

The room was smallish with dowdy 70's-ish furnishings. The beds are terrible! The promised breakfast consisted of packaged muffins and danishes that we had to pick up the night before. Not sure why they advertise river access as there was none. Lazy J is the furthest hotel in Three Rivers from the Sequoia and if I were to do this... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Lazy J Ranch-Americas Best Value Inn

Address: 39625 Sierra Dr, Three Rivers, CA 93271-9760
Location: United States > California > Three Rivers
Price Range: $92 - $137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Lazy J Ranch-Americas Best Value Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 18
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