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The Kern Lodge
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Reviewed August 12, 2013

The Kern Lodge has left a lasting memory and made our stay very worth while.
At arrival at the Kern Lodge we where informed that we received an upgrade of lodge. Downside we had to wait a while for it to be cleaned, we decided to travel into the nearby Sequoia Forest and saw the beauty of the area it was simply overwhelming. After an hour we returned and found out that they where still cleaning the Lodge, it was due to understaff/size of the lodge. We could see why when we got the key of the lodge (401) it was BIG. It had everything big TV, dishwasher, airconditioer, 180 degree shower/jacuzzi, washer/dryer, microwave, fridge etc.
During the wait we had a chat with the manager and he pointed to the sights of interest, good restaurants and things to do.
The Kern Lodge is in our hearts and hope to visit it once again and see if the water is higher the next time ;-) Make sure to check out Kern Lodge it laid back and very hospitable.

  • Stayed: July 2013, traveled with family
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KernLodgeSue, Owner at The Kern Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2013

Thank you for your review. On the day your arrived, we were very short handed, so I am sorry for your wait. However, as you saw, the staff makes sure that the rooms are cleaned to the highest standard, even when it means that the guests have to wait a few to get into the rooms. Thank you for your patience and for the kind works about my manager, Patrick. Hope to see you again soon. Sue

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Reviewed July 31, 2013

We had a house for a very good price. The children had their own room and bathroom, even though they only used the nice surprising shower an whirlpool bath. We were looking for a place to stay near Sequoia. Driving across Death Valley after leaving Las Vegas had worn us out and we needed a place to stay and have dinner. Most of the online booking programs were not returning a favorable result. When we found this place it was a big surprise. Next door is the brewery, where you can find excellant beers and meals. Wishes do come true!

  • Stayed: July 2013, traveled with family
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KernLodgeSue, Owner at The Kern Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2013

Keith,
Thank you for your review. Most of my business comes from people like yourself, who look to Tripadvisor and other Review engines for recommendations on where to stay. It is because of your wonderful review, that more people are finding me. Thank you. Sue

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Reviewed July 15, 2013

Thank you so much for giving us the a wedding anniversary that we will never forget. I couldnt ask for a better vacation. We will be returning every year for our anniversary. 3 months later and we are still talking about it like it was last weekend.

Room Tip: Room 401 2was breathtaking. The most beautiful cabin we have ever stayed in.
  • Stayed: May 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed June 21, 2013

We had a wonderful stay. The staff was very helpful and accommodating. We stayed in room 302, 2 bedroom unit. The Unit was clean and the beds were very comfortable. The lodge is centrally located to restaurants and the downtown as well as all the rafting companies. We will for sure go back to The Kern Lodge!
We loved the visits from Rocky (the dog).

  • Stayed: June 2013, traveled with family
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Reviewed June 18, 2013

I love this place. We had a wonderful stay and I just adore this place. Loved the evening visits from Rocky (on site security dog). Very clean, quiet and a great value for your money. Walking distance from the grocery store, bars, and restaurants.

Room Tip: We stayed in Room 116 - it is an end unit with more windows!!!
  • Stayed: June 2013, traveled as a couple
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