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Anglesey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 March 2016

A bunch of friends hired one of their large family rooms, this was located on the lower level at the back of the lodge, adjacent to a quieter road, and right opposite the post office. The rooms were large, clean and comfortable, and perfect for friends on a short visit to Calaveras. Friendly staff, good value, would certainly go again.

Thank DruidKris
Oakland, California
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

We spent one night only, after driving from the Bay Area, and on our way to Bear Valley to ski. Arnold is a good spot if you cannot stay close to the ski slopes, and Timberline Lodge is the perfect spot. Our room was simple and spotless, the queen bed was very comfortable, the staff is professional and friendly, and...

1Thank David E
Grass Valley, California
Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

I saw some decent reviews for this place and some GREAT pictures online and decided to stay the night in Arnold rather than drive home. Big mistake! The first class looking lobby and wonderful pictures are totally misleading (at least for the room we stayed in). The room reminded me of an older Tahoe cabin where you all chipped in...

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Timberlinelodge, Owner at Timberline Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for the compliments on our photos which were taken with my old Nikon, not professionally done, to show our rooms and how the Family Suite is laid out, just like your photos. With all the renovations we continue to do, we need some new photos added, but meanwhile if you have suggestions how to include two sinks, showers, and...

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Big room with fridge and coffee brewer. Separate entrance from the outside. Very convenient for visiting Big Trees National Park or the Calaveras wineries in Murphys. Free parking available. Choice of restaurants within walking distance.

Thank Arn E
Meadow Vista, California
Reviewed 6 July 2015

I was on an unscripted getaway & realized I was bumping up to the 4th of July weekend. I figured that if I didn't have reservations I'd be sleeping in the car. I tried to find some last minute reservations somewhere in the mountains. I lucked out with the Timberline Lodge, I wanted 4 nights, but because of my lack...

1Thank EffStop
Davis, California
Reviewed 5 June 2015

We stayed 2 nights in a small room. The bed was comfy, and the bathroom was clean. They give you a door hanger that says "Maid service requested" on one side, but they don't pay any attention. Parking on the side away from the highway is tight during the day while shoppers are in town. Each room has a small...

Thank USAwalkers
Reviewed 31 May 2015

Basic accomodations for spur of the moment vacation trip to Calaveras State Park in Arnold Ca. Stayed 4 days and found our room to be very clean and quiet. Very good Italian restaurant (Sarafinas) within walking distance and very close to the Sequioas trees in the state park (about 3 miles).

Thank djaquay
Cortez, Florida
Reviewed 30 April 2015

We've stayed here two times within the last year and will be back for a third stay this summer. It has everything we need - comfortable bed, free internet, coffee maker, microwave, TV, refrigerator and most important, friendly courteous staff. We liked to make coffee in the morning then sit outside on the porch to enjoy the quiet morning. Snowshoe...

2Thank Karen G
San Francisco, CA
Reviewed 5 August 2014

We needed a basic place to stay for one night following an event and did not want to deal with renting a cabin. There aren't a ton of choices in Arnold, but Timberline served this purpose really well, and we were actually surprised at how well it met our needs. The room was basic, but there were nice touches, like...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 28 April 2014 via mobile

Needed a quick place to stay since crossing over the 4 was still closed due to snow. The innkeeper Coleen was very sweet. Showed the girl an I two options for rooms. We picked queen bed with fireplace. Toasty!! Very clean, neat rooms. Bed was comfortable. Would not hesitate to stay here again.

1Thank Derek_Was_Here

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Rooms at Timberline Lodge are delightfully different and offer unique choices not found in most lodging accommodations. Whether you’d like a room for one person or a room for a family or group of eight, you’ll find Timberline to be your Lodge of Choice also.Many rooms have rocking chairs, a free-standing gas fireplace, a vaulted ceiling, or possibly a “tree-trunk” as a structural element. The décor is rustic, with beautiful wood, log accents, and they are always exceptionally clean and comfy with internet, large TV's, Micro/Frig, stylish baths, You'll love discovering, "Mountain Charm meets Modern Mountain Style"! Book Today! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Timberline Lodge

Address: 890 Highway 4, Arnold, CA 95223
Region: United States > California > Arnold
Price Range: $167 - $181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Timberline Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Try to get a quieter room or don't go if you don't like traffic noise.”
 of 5 bubbles Retired6years, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Queen bedroom has fireplace- very nice!”
 of 5 bubbles 411yadirat, 11 May 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the back side away from the main road.”
 of 5 bubbles travlingoften, 23 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms face the highway, others face a parking lot”
 of 5 bubbles ArnE645, 13 Sep 2015 | Read review
“If you are concerned about outside noise, ask to stay on the non-highway side of the building.”
 of 5 bubbles WishIWasTravlngNow, 5 Aug 2014 | Read review
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