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Santa Barbara, California
Reviewed 30 October 2013

I'm giving the Kernville Inn an Excellent (5 dots) but that isn't saying it's a 5-star hotel!! In the past we have camped at Kern but we sold our trailer and needed a reasonable place to stay for the 3 of us (2 adults, 1 child). The Kernville Inn is in a perfect location (and as it turned out was...

1Thank ClawMarks
Arroyo Grande, CA
Reviewed 28 October 2013

We spent a couple of nights in Kernville as a mid-week getaway and enjoyed our stay. As with other reviews, the location of the inn is awesome situated between the Kern River and the small downtown area. Our room had a nice porch that overlooked the river park area and made for a pleasant afternoon relaxation spot. The room itself...

Thank KonaRod
San Diego, California
Reviewed 28 October 2013

I have been to Kernville many times and always thought I would like to stay in the Kernville Inn due to it's nice appearance from the river walk. We did stay there and I was very disappointed. The room was large enough and relatively clean, but the lighting was so dim I could not read. No night table on one...

2Thank Elaine S
Cathedral City, California
Reviewed 23 October 2013

Not much has changed at the Kernville Inn since last year - except they have improved the WiFi a lot. The rooms are clean and well maintained. They still use metal keys. The office closes up early - so you need to be sure you don't need anything late in the evening. Sit on your porch and enjoy the evening....

1Thank Dave E
Eugene, Oregon
Reviewed 3 October 2013

We enjoyed our 1-night stay at the Kernville Inn. It has a very convenient location across the street from the river and within easy walking distance of Kernville's restaurants and shops. It was a bit pricey given the dated furnishings, but I think they figure you don't have many choices once you've driven all the way there. The rooms are...

Thank Larry W
Reviewed 11 September 2013

I have family in the area and like to stay at the Kernville Inn when I'm in the area. The suite we had was large with a full kitchen and and very big outside patio. Its located right next to the city park and the Kern River. Close enough to walk everywhere, this is a nice place that I have...

Thank NavyDevilDoc
Edmond, Oklahoma
Reviewed 2 September 2013

recently stayed at the Kernville Inn 4 nights. Great, clean, quiet rooms. Gorgeous views out the front door. Nice little porch to sit and enjoy all that beauty...very peaceful. I enjoyed a morning walk along the river. There were several people staying that appeared to be regulars so that tells me it's a place people return to.

1Thank white99boxster
Grover Beach, California
Reviewed 27 August 2013

We usually camp when we come to Kernville, but decided to make it a "simpler" trip, so we decided to find a room. Found availability last minute and couldn't have been happier. Great location and it's an adorable little place...so what if the rooms are "rustic"... Unless you plan on staying in your room all gorgeous weekend, this place has...

Thank Tamara B
Reviewed 12 August 2013

Arrived early & checked in at 3:00 p.m. Good room with a refrigerator & coffee pot. Nice windows that open on both sides of the room to provide a wonderful cross breeze. Very comfortable bed & wonderful wall mounted television. A band playing at a bar up the street was quite loud & was playing a lot of rock &...

Thank michanne8
Reviewed 25 July 2013

We have been going to Kernville for a few years now. We love the Kernville Inn. It is very clean quiet and simple! we have figured out what room is our favorite so we try to get it when we go. So far if you call enough ahead most likely it is available. We went for our 6 year Anniversary...

1Thank lpompey79

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Kernville Inn,formerly known as the "Pala Ranches," its history reflects in the central location of the Town of Kernville. This pristine Villa is surrounded by the sprawling and contrasting countryside around the rolling hills that lead to The Giant Redwoods to the North. A stay at the Kernville Inn will be a memorable one,be it relaxation or an adventure on the Kern River. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kernville Inn

Address: 11042 Kernville Rd, Kernville, CA 93238-9765
Region: United States > California > Kernville
Number of rooms: 28
Also Known As:
Kernville Hotel Kernville
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“Queen rooms are dark and depressing.”
 of 5 bubbles Peacenquiet2013, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“This is old, outdated, not rehabbed.....”
 of 5 bubbles ceeubye, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All rooms appear to be equal, at least the three we had were.”
 of 5 bubbles 56larryj, 7 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for Room 171.”
 of 5 bubbles JHugener, 21 May 2014 | Read review
“We had a room along the front just down from the office and I was eyeballing the nice rooms around the side with a grassy picnic area and more like a little porch out front.”
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