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San Diego, California
Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had our 1 year anniversary getaway here. I booked a regular queen room, pet friendly because we had to bring our dog. This place doesn't charge extra fees for bringing a dog which was unlike all the other places we looked at online. We arrived and the room looked just like the photos, all wood interior...

1Thank Melissa B
Los Angeles
Reviewed 30 December 2015

We loved it here. We had read the good and bad reviews and honestly don't understand the bad ones. Look, if you're expecting the Ritz, or even a Sheraton/Marriot, you won't like it here; but if you are looking for a cute cabin in the woods type experience then look no further. The room was clean and cozy. Our wall...

Thank stephnewyork32
Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 31 July 2015

the cabins were very comfortable, cute and well appointed. We liked the small balcony off the kitchen it was a great place to sit and take in the view. There was very loud music coming from somewhere across the valley - quite beyond the control of the proprietors but it was very loud! the whole back of the cabin (kitchen/bathroom)...

1Thank Cuddlefi5h
La Mesa, California
Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

I was given a Groupon for my birthday for this place. We checked in late Friday night and went to bed. It was wonderful. The food was great and the private deck was nice. The room was a little small and the walls were a little thin but I loved it.

2Thank Joy H
Anaheim, California
Reviewed 6 April 2015

This is more a motel than a cabin. The rooms are very small and the walls are very thin. It is difficult to sleep when you hear your neighbors television, uti is also close to the road so you hear all the vehicles going by. The room had a wall heater that did not work, and a heating stove that...

Thank Claire M
Claremont, California
Reviewed 15 March 2015 via mobile

Office was closed our entire stay this weekend. While office sign said "open", office was locked. There are no phones in rooms. When calling office, a recording transferred me 3 times to answering service. Flimsy lock on front door, and lock on back sliding door did not work.

Thank Elaine V
Reviewed 3 March 2015

We loved this adorable red cabin in Idyllwild. It was our first trip to the area and this was the perfect place to stay for us. However, I would definitely pick the cabin over the regular rooms - worth the extra $$. We ate,out one night and used the cute kitchen for dinner by the fire the next night. My...

2Thank ytc50
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 18 January 2015 via mobile

My husband and I drove out to Idyllwild from LA. It was a long and beautiful drive. We arrived at the inn/bunkhouse late in the evening. Our room key was left for us outside the main office. We stayed in room 19 which is kind of a small cabin off to the right and detached from the other rooms. We...

2Thank angelack
Reviewed 2 January 2015 via mobile

This was our second time back at the bunkhouse as we will continue to come back. Yes, the walls are thin but except for that, the rooms are cozy, have all the amenities you'd need and have nice balconys. As was mentioned in other reviews, the best views from the balcony are the higher number units. The scones from the...

2Thank Jasonco6
Athens, Ohio
Reviewed 8 November 2014

We did upgrade to a private cabin after reading reviews online about paper thin walls but we ended up having an amazing time here. The warm scones with jam and juice in the morning are delicious. Oak Glen is only an hour away and has great apple picking orchards. We will always remember this place fondly as where we got...

3Thank Dgrondin

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast included
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Seated on a hillside overlooking the San Jacinto State Forest, the Idyllwild Bunkhouse is an affordable, eco-friendly mountain lodge tailor-made for hikers, rock-climbers, fisherman, mountain-bikers, or those of us who wouldn't dare head to the mountains without the kids or the pets. From camping-themed rooms with knotty pine interiors and vaulted open-beamed ceilings, to tastefully furnished cabins built with privacy in mind, every Bunkhouse accommodation has a kitchen/kitchenette, private balcony with stunning forest views, Aloe Vera bath amenities, free wi-fi and satellite television. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Idyllwild Bunkhouse

Address: 25525 Highway 243, Idyllwild, CA 92549 (Formerly Strawberry Creek Bunkhouse)
Region: United States > California > Idyllwild
Price Range: $141 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Idyllwild Bunkhouse 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Strawberry Creek Bunkhouse Hotel Idyllwild
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“Get one with AC.”
 of 5 bubbles SierraDan, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Get one of the cabins if you can.”
 of 5 bubbles castaicresident, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Hard to say, all rooms are quiet, clean and adequate. The (included) morning breakfast basket was great”
 of 5 bubbles michaelbN213WA, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for one away from the road, Room 10 is in the middle. Otherwise book cabin 2”
  • View from the balcony
 of 5 bubbles Mari07, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We were never able to get the wifi to work.”
 of 5 bubbles 536suannes, 26 Jun 2016 | Read review
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