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    River View Lodge

    2 Sirretta St., Off Kernville Rd., Kernville, CA 93238
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    • Excellent36%
    • Very good26%
    • Average10%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible21%
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    “located right” (2 reviews)
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    Free Internet
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Pets Allowed
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 29 June 2012

    I do not recommend the River View Lodge! At first sight, it looks rustic and has old world charm, however, room 1 that we stayed in is closest to the public sidewalk and gets pretty noisy. We were awoken several times at 3 in the...More

    5  Thank Poodlemom V
    Reviewed 29 May 2012

    We booked 2 rooms - 1 king (#8 @$109) and 1 queen (#10 @$119) for Memorial Day weekend. Weather was partly cloudy, cool and windy for 1st two days then beautiful and sunny the next. Both rooms were clean but dark due to dark stained...More

    2  Thank rebeccab88
    Reviewed 10 October 2011

    During our 3500 mile motorcycle trip we arrived to find this wonderful restful lodge which is even better than it's web site suggests. The proprietor was very welcoming, went the extra mile for us. The room was beautiful and we enjoyed our porch with our...More

    3  Thank Manx_Ian
    Reviewed 1 October 2011

    I stayed in this motel with 2 of my children 4 years ago. I've since learned the value of reading reviews and will now add mine. Our room was about $90 per night and a disappointment. It was dark, gloomy, and old. Outside could be...More

    2  Thank Kim W
    Reviewed 1 September 2011

    Loved this hotel, it's quaint and quiet and it's right along the Kern River. The continental breakfast is nothing to write home about (packaged oatmeal and fruits and coffee) so make plans to have breakfast in town, but the value of this hotel for the...More

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    • US$104 - US$137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 11
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    • Kernville
    • Also Known As
    • River View Hotel Kernville
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    Shannon C
    11 February 2016|
    Response from Ronda A | Reviewed this property |
    There is no pool.. we usually can get a room if we book 2-3 weeks in advance....once you book,call the lodge and ask for the room with the private deck...its the best...the river is right there...
    15 April 2015|
    Response from foolforfish | Property representative |
    No. We only do nightly rentals.
    Room Tips
    "Ask for a room along the river so you can hear the river at night."
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    "If you like to BBQ ask for the room with the deck & BBQ. Want a Jacuzzi, they have a room with one of..."
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    "Room 10 is on the backside and very quiet."
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    "It is a basic Mitel style room, but it was really comfortable."
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