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Collins Lake Resort
Ranked #2 of 2 Hotels in Government Camp
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed April 4, 2014

Lots of equipment ( heater, fireplace, barbque) didn't work properly and the maintenance department had to be called numerous times. They was damaged furniture and woodwork. The paint in some of the rooms was in poor condition. When I complained the manage just said " you were on a coupon so don't worry about it. No refunds" not my idea of a well run company that deserves my business. See ya losers. Won't stay there again.

  • Stayed: November 2013
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Shannon_Fischer, Manager at Collins Lake Resort, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2014

I was very sorry to hear about your visit to one of the condos here at the resort. Based on the information provided, it sounds like the rental may have been through a different company. If and when you return to the Government Camp area, please be sure to contact the Official Collins Lake Resort ™ to guarantee you are staying in a home managed by the onsite management company. Our number one goal is to offer a comfortable and memorable stay in a well maintained home, whether it be a full price stay or discounted. If our guests are in need of anything, the Collins Lake Resort™ staff is right on site for immediate assistance. Guests that rent through us are also offered exclusive savings on discounted lift tickets to Skibowl, Timberline, and Meadows during their stay - they can be purchased right onsite through our concierge! If you are visiting during the summer, guests of Collins Lake Resort® can save on passes to the Summer Adventure Park at Skibowl as well as rent kayaks, canoes, and more at a discount from the local guide and recreation outfitter, Mt. Hood Adventure. We hope you will give us a try next time you are on the mountain

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Reviewed March 22, 2014

Government Camp is a unique little town with very friendly people. The Collins Lake Resort (in Government Camp) is exactly that! Everyone is so helpful and friendly. The condo we stayed in was very roomy, clean, and comfortable. Even though we were out skiing most of the day, it was a pleasure to come "home" to a relaxing and pleasant atmosphere. Our teenage children loved it too.

Room Tip: Any location would be appropriate and convenient.
  • Stayed: February 2014, traveled with family
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Reviewed February 18, 2014

Spent three nights with 3 other couples. Very roomy and well appointed. The kitchen was well stocked with clean, new utensils and pots and pans which is not what we usually find in vacation rentals. We usually rent in the Florida panhandle. The hot tub is 100 yds from the bldg so that could be closer but otherwise a great place.

Stayed: February 2014, traveled with friends
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Reviewed January 6, 2014

This was my second trip to Mt Hood, and my first time staying in Government Camp (last year we stayed closer to Zig Zag). I definitely recommend staying here because it is so close to the ski resorts. It made it super easy to get up to Timberline when the lifts opened without having to get up insanely early, and the drive home was pleasantly short.

The only drawback is that the walls are a little thin and the beds in our unit were only queen size. That being said, the unit is well sized for two families to share–4 adults and 3 kids in our case. Everything was well maintained and clean before we arrived. The kitchen was a great size for preparing meals for two families. The staff in the main office was always cheerful and helpful. There is a great outdoor pool that the kids swam in every day, despite the temperature ranging from 30-40 degrees F, and the hot tub was a relief to use after a long day skiing. The whole complex has a nice vibe and we found the people there, both residents and renters, to be outgoing and friendly. This is a very kid friendly place.

Room Tip: Request an end unit. You'll get a lot more window light and half the amount of noise from your n...
  • Stayed: January 2014, traveled with family
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Reviewed January 1, 2014

If any one would have any excuse to be just good rather than excellent it would be an establishment in tiny Government Camp. Not these guys. They are pros. Good communication and friendly service. This past week we had our second visit. The town houses were spotless and well supplied. Very comfy furnishings, a pool, and a clubhouse which we never used.

Stayed: December 2013
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Reviewed December 28, 2013 via mobile

Two car garage, gas fireplace, pool, hot tub, beautiful furniture, fully stocked kitchen, helpful and crazy friendly staff, convenient and close to restaurants, shops, ski bowl, etc...! I was very impressed! Made our family trip luxurious, we felt so spoiled! We highly recommend it and will definitely be back!

Stayed: December 2013, traveled with family
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Shannon_Fischer, Manager at Collins Lake Resort, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2014

Exceeding a guest's expectations is our team's number one goal! Nothing makes us happier! We wish you a Happy New Year and look forward to seeing you again at Collins Lake Resort.

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Reviewed December 2, 2013

Although we only stayed for 2 nights, the condo and our unit was perfect. The 2 bedroom unit was clean and close to restaurants in this small town. However, you must be able to climb a couple of steep stairways.

  • Stayed: December 2013, traveled with family
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Shannon_Fischer, Manager at Collins Lake Resort, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2014

We hope to see you again, maybe for a longer stay! Be sure to ask one of our Vacation Specialists about the Grand Lodge condos if you are interested in a single level floor plan during your next visit. Happy 2014!

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Additional Information about Collins Lake Resort

Address: 88149 E Creek Ridge Rd, Government Camp, OR 97028-0078
Location: United States > Oregon > Clackamas County > Government Camp
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 2 Hotels in Government Camp
Price Range: $150 - $300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 50
Also Known As:
Collins Lake Hotel Government Camp

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