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Oil City, Pennsylvania
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132 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I had been traveling for a month and were getting a little "road weary", so we decided that we would have a short day of driving. We stopped for gas at the Pilot station and asked if there were any motels/hotels in the area. The attendant told us about the Dawson House Lodge. We were able to... More 

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Astoria, Oregon
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 September 2016

The room was adequate. So much for the good news. Dawson house is located directly on Highway 97 with only a few tens of feet separating the highway from the lodge. This highway is a major trucking route connecting eastern Washington, Oregon, and California. As if the constant noise from the passing trucks wasn't bad enough, directly across the street... More 

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Houston
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42 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

If it's 1 yr from your visit, book Crater Lake Lodge. For non-winter visit when you can be sure park's north entrance is open, Dawson is a civilized choice - microwave, fridge, dish TV, hot water, 24 hr coffee, DVD library. Clean and cheap: $87 for triple. Also right next to Amtrak train station. Good briefing material on park. Told... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

When we drove up to the Lodge I was surprised at the condition of the building. It needs a quite a bit of work. The room itself had some good points and bad points. The bathroom was clean and the towels were new and plentiful. The claw tub bathtub/shower was very charming, but an older person may have difficulty getting... More 

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Michigan
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17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016

As close as most towns outside Crater Lake. I think there were 2 choices in town. I found this to be modest and older, but clean and staff was extremely helpful. It served the purpose very well for me!

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Chickasha, Oklahoma
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24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

The Dawson House is a nice place to stay but it really needs some improvements. There are so much nick knacks around that it appears junky. They also need to update the furniture so it is more comfortable. The beds were really comfortable tho.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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24 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016

If you want to stay on the north side of Crater Lake and can't get into (or afford) the lodge, there are not a lot of choices. The Dawson House Lodge is a mixed bag - I liked the old fashioned aspects like keeping reservations on a paper calendar and the owner/manager? was very friendly and helpful. I also liked... More 

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Klamath Falls, Oregon
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 August 2016

A couple of months ago my boyfriend and I had just gotten off the train and needed somewhere to stay before driving back home in the morning. This hotel was the closest to the tracks so we stopped in. We asked about a room for the night and were given an outrageous price for the "couples suite". I asked the... More 

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Longmont, Colorado
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1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Loved the accommodations and the close proximity to Crater Lake. The hotel has such a wonderful history. We had a great nights rest and the host was very friendly. The bathroom was clean and each room was decorated differently which gave it a homey feel. We would definitely recommend this hotel and would come back again. The general store next... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 August 2016

It's small and you'll miss it if you blink, but it's a great place for the traveler stopping for the night in between destinations. It's quaintly furnished, the room had a queen bed and a twin bed, great for families. The office offered DVDs to use in room.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1929, Dawson House Lodge offers a unique surprise to first time guests and a consistent quality and charm that our many returning guests have come to look forward to! Each room has satellite TV with HBO, telephone, wireless internet, private bath, microwave and refrigerator and all rooms are non-smoking. The rooms that are part of the original building each are uniquely decorated in different themes. The three rooms that were added to the outside of the original hotel have been kept as more of a motel style of room to offer a different style and price alternative. AAA and AARP members, CDL Drivers and active military get a 5% discount on all room rentals. Pets are allowed in some rooms for an extra fee. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dawson House Lodge

Address: 109455 Highway 97 N, P.O. Box 189, Chemult, OR 97731-9701
Region: United States > Oregon > Chemult
Price Range: $67 - $146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Dawson House Lodge Oregon/Chemult
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“Lodge is close to the road, so ask for a room in the back.”
 of 5 bubbles ZZMorgan, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room as far away from the highway as possible and don't forget ear plugs.”
 of 5 bubbles surfer1232015, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“They told me I might have trouble with wifi on an iPhone/iPad and I did. I never was able to logon.”
 of 5 bubbles 923cindyb, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the North side of the Hotel which was nice a quite. The "Trupp" room”
 of 5 bubbles Carol1331, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“From what I saw, all the rooms seemed equally comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles margeh761, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
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