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    The Kern Lodge

    67 Valley View Dr, Kernville, CA 93238-9724
    (760) 350-5650
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent71%
    • Very good21%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Breakfast included
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Oct 29Oct 30
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 27 May 2015

    We very much enjoyed our stay here. The king bed was SO comfortable and the sheets were soft and luxurious! We had fun playing pool in the game room. The ladies at the front desk were very nice. You can tell the owners have worked...More

    Thank Ruth W
    Response from KernLodgeSue, Owner at The Kern LodgeResponded 14 July 2015

    Thank you for your review. You are so correct that my neighbor, the Brewery, is rather noisy. I am in the process of trying to "noise proof" my upper rooms, without asking the Brewery to be quiet! I did want to tell you the the...More

    Reviewed 26 May 2015

    We stayed here for 2 nights after a week in Vegas' It was great to go somewhere so beautiful and rekaxing after the desert and the bright light! The lodges are great, very clean and comfortable, the owners were very helpful. The Kern brewery us...More

    Thank AshfordMaria
    Response from KernLodgeSue, Owner at The Kern LodgeResponded 14 July 2015

    Thank you for describing Kernville so perfectly! It is a little piece of heaven hidden in the Kern River Valley. You mentioned that you were in Room 103. All my rooms are different with different names. You were actually in the one of our smallest...More

    Reviewed 20 May 2015

    A lovely little town, full of friendly people and a clean, spacious lodging house to base yourself. Walking distance to the bars and all the restaurants, and lots of daily adventure activities such as rafting, canoeing, walking, cycling etc. A well stocked good value supermarket...More

    1  Thank Dee F
    Response from KernLodgeSue, Owner at The Kern LodgeResponded 12 July 2015

    Your review made me smile. Thank you for telling everyone about the wonderful things available in Kernville. As for Bear Country, I decorate several rooms with pictures of Bears, but I truly have only seen one bear in the 23 years I have lived in...More

    Reviewed 1 May 2015

    We stayed two nights in April 2015 at the Kern Lodge. Every room is individually furnished, and you'll find most of what you need here; beautiful scenery, a short stroll to the town centre with its cafes and restaurants, pool, barbecue, open fire area, Best...More

    Thank Brian C
    Response from KernLodgeSue, Owner at The Kern LodgeResponded 12 July 2015

    Thank you Brian for your review. We hope that when you come visit again in the future, that we can continue to meet your high expectations. You had mentioned that people should ask for a room near the top of the property -- I totally...More

    Reviewed 22 April 2015

    Me and my wife were looking for a place where our guests could stay during our wedding, so we went around looking. We literally visited all the hotels in the area, looking at the rooms, the surroundings and making sure we would have a good...More

    Thank Jimmy M
    Response from KernLodgeSue, Owner at The Kern LodgeResponded 12 July 2015

    Thank you for your kind review. The staff and I remember your group and were happy that you chose to stay with us while in Kernville. We hope you come back to see us again soon!

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    • Kernville
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    Room & Suite (92)
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    22 June 2015|
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    Response from Jimmy M | Reviewed this property |
    The whole staff is very friendly/accomodating. As for rooms, I'd recommend 111 (sequoia tree), 113 (Manzanita) or if you want some more space there is rooms 110 (kern river) or the 301(the duplex). Those are all options with... More
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    "Manzanita was lovely, perfect for a family of four. There's lots of variety."
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    "It is my first choice in the area."
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    "Gold Rush room had nice decor!!!"
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    "Rooms near the pool are noisier in the afternoon."
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