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The Bidwell House B&B Inn

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Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

A very homey and relaxing place to stay. Hostess Eva and her husband run the inn to be warm and very professional. Fabulous breakfast was included and complimentary sherry by the fire. Interesting grounds and history behind the inn. Their very organized garden provides fruit and vegetables for interesting breakfast offerings. This is the best place to stay in the...

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Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 10 January 2016

We were in town on business and booked here on a recommendation. The property is beautiful, snow covered and quiet. We were greeted by Eva who owns the property with her husband. He and the boys were at snowboarding competitions but we shared in their medal successes! Our room was welcoming, clean and had nice views. The main part of...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile
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Reviewed 15 October 2015

We stayed in Sept 2015 for 2 nights and received a warm welcome with coffee and cookies, our large room was Meadow View, it was beautiful. It had a very comfortable king size bed with a canopy, tv and dvd player. Also room for 2 comfortable chairs The spacious bathroom had a Jacuzzi and separate shower and it was all...

Thank conure59
San Francisco, CA
Reviewed 28 September 2015

We found the Bidwell B&B to be very much up to our expectations. Large room with king bed (Robin's Roost), good bathroom with separate shower and big tub, excellent HDTV with built-in DVD player, terrific breakfast (gourmet quality), some decent choices for restaurants in Chester and Lake Almanor. Most special: the grounds around the Bidwell are charming with swings, nice...

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Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

We stayed in the Mt lassen room during a wet period in September 2015 Massive room with a raised dias where the huge bed was. Bed was comfy and the sheets where clean and high quality. The shower. The shower is amazing...it has three separate sprays, movable shower head, a massive overhead shower and 6 jet nozzles that spray you,...

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San Jose, California
Reviewed 15 September 2015

My hubby and I spent two nights at the Bidwell House in Chester, and it was a wonderful stay! We stayed in Annie's room, which is a beautifully decorated, large, romantic room. There was lace netting over the bed to give it a four poster effect, and the bed was a super comfy King. The room is tastefully decorated with...

Thank dragonflydebbi
California, Maryland
Reviewed 15 September 2015

We stayed in Chester for convenient access to hiking trails leaving from Drakesbad to the Devil's Kitchen, Terminal Geyser, Boiling Springs Lake, Drake Lake, and more. We enjoyed the uniqueness of the rooms at Bidwell House as opposed to a chain motel. Our room was spacious, with a king-size bed, and plenty of room for luggage and hiking gear. I...

Thank WorldTraveler9
Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 13 September 2015

We had traveled many hours through the high Northern Nevada desert and many more through the valleys and mountains of Northern California only to find our own slice of heaven in Chester California...The Bidwell House Bed & Breakfast. We spent 2 night's here and it was a world class stay...The room was perfect (with a view of the meadow) very...

2Thank Dennis J
Grosmont, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2015

A really charming place to stay with a friendly atmosphere. Reception was efficient, and friendly. Parking was easy. Rooms were amply sized and comfortable. Amenities and facilities were good. Nice seating area in the quadrangle, with potential for an early evening drink. Beds were comfortable. Breakfast was a nice surprise and tasty. Would stay again, and recommended to you.

Thank kmc1702

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the "Old Towne" Chester, The Bidwell House B&B Inn is the only three-diamond AAA rated Inn in the Chester/Lake Almanor basin. Fourteen distinctly different guest rooms, the swing on the porch, the unusual collection of antiques and attention to little details are all for the comfort of our guest. Chester/Lake Almanor basin and surrounding area spread across a natural wonderland created by millions of years of geologic forces, a crossroad where the granite of the Sierra Nevada meets the lava of the Cascades. Enjoy hours of pleasure on Lake Almanor with its 52 miles of shoreline, in Lassen Volcanic National Park which boasts the southernmost volcano in the Cascade range and in the 1.2 million acres that make up the Lassen National Forest and Caribou Wilderness area. This is a playground for all seasons, for all ages and any lifestyle. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Bidwell House B&B Inn

Address: #1 Main St., Chester, CA 96020
Region: United States > California > Plumas County > Chester
Price Range: $115 - $209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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“Check your room options, some share baths.”
jfp01, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Would have to use stairs for second floor rooms”
raytrav, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The rooms in the main building are cheaper but have very squeaky floors.”
INebula123, 25 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room at the back so that you're not bothered by footfalls and conversations of people walking by.”
WorldTraveler9, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Ground floor away from road”
kmc1702, 26 Aug 2015 | Read review
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