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Lake Skinner State Park

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Riverside, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 404 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

After making a long trip, and it's made even longer by a circuitous road around the lake from the populated side to the park entrance, I was flatly ignored by the entry staff while they focused on each other and their computer. No eye contact. No "we'll be right with you." No acknowledgement that I'd been waiting ten minutes for... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Ok I was there for the 4th of July so I should cut them a little slack but hearing the employee in the General Store complain about it being her turn to clean the restrooms was a little upseting. At $35 a night I would like a clean stocked restroom when I stumble 7 mins in the dark to the... More 

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Mariel1405
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Park is very clean. People at the front gate were very friendly. We had a great spot with lots of shade. Just be careful if you are camping at the end of site "B", there is a family of skunks that reside inside their water drainage. The "splash zone" is fun but needs some TLC, floor is broken in places... More 

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Hemet, California
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2016

I was surprised to see how clean the bathrooms are and the space was amazing including the kids water park splash pad rather. There was water hool ups shade and clean firepits as well.... I recommend for anyone looking for a nice lake to fish and hike at...

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San Diego, California, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2016

We stayed here for 3 nights a few days ago and it was just about a perfect visit weather and scenery wise. This is a very large facility with everything from fishing, to hiking, biking, and camping. We camped in the C loop in a full hookup camp site. There is also a loop A and B. Our utilities were... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
2 reviews
Reviewed 26 March 2016

We spent 6 nights at the campgrounds. Quiet hours 10 pm to 6 am are not enforced at any hour. Neighbors party evolved into a drunken brawl one night. All other nights music until at least 11 pm and back on the next morning. No camp host or rangers present. First and last visit.

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Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

I have done most of my camping in forest settings so the initial shock of camping without many trees took a few minutes to wear off. Other than that we had some great views, access to the lake (in the distance) which we walked down to, a playground and lots of open space for kids, and overall a very good... More 

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San Diego, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2016

We stopped in here to check out the part and the facilities on a 30 minutes pass. What a wonderful spot. It is off season, quiet, with only a handful of campers, RVs and boats. Only one of the boat landings were open and the parking lots (many) were empty. We could only imagine what it it like in the... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

My wife and I took our two kids a few times over the past few years and each time was so much fun. During our stays the park rangers were knowledgeable and did everything they could to help us if we needed anything. I wouldn't recommend going in the winter because of freezing temperatures at night unless you have cold... More 

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Fremont, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2,370 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2015

We did a day visit to Lake Skinner State Park. It was nice with fishing, boating, hiking, and picnic areas. Its a little past the Temecula Winery area, There is also camping at the park which looked nice to stay at.

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Additional Information about Lake Skinner State Park

Address: Rancho California Road, Temecula, CA
Region: United States > California > Temecula
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Lake Skinner State Park Hotel Temecula
Lake Skinner State Park Temecula
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“Take a hot air balloon ride.”
 of 5 bubbles BobN277, 6 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Pick the type camping you like and bring a water craft or fishing rod to get the most of what this park has to offer.”
 of 5 bubbles Mr_Firestone, 25 Jan 2016 | Read review
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