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Reviewed 23 July 2014

Just came back to the Bay Area after four nights at Sorensen's. I enjoyed every moment there. My family including my dog stayed at the, "Homestead". The cabin is very comfortable and the people I met were warm and friendly. My days were spent enjoying the cool early morning weather and the warm afternoons. My husband and daughter hiked and...

Thank Toni E
St. Louis - USA
Reviewed 19 July 2014

My husband and I have stayed at Sorensen's 17 times over the past twenty plus summers. It continues to be our welcome retreat in the mountains. It is a classic hotel in the sense that it has the kinds of cabins one would expect in the mountains. Cabins are available in a variety of sizes and prices; prices vary depending...

Thank Bicycle-AP
Gardnerville, Nevada
Reviewed 15 July 2014

We found this RV Park (the Hope Valley RV Resort, about 1/4 mile east of Sorensen's on highway 88) while driving back and forth to Kirkwood Ski area this past winter. We booked 4 nights during the Death Race (it's a bike race for 4000 bicycles to ride 5 mountain passes in one day). The resort was fantastic but we...

Thank Michele L
Santa Cruz, California
Reviewed 13 July 2014

My wife and I rented the River House during the summer and had all of our meals at the restaurant. We were very impressed with the quality of the food and the attentiveness of the team. John, who owns and manages the resort, was super helpful and interested in making our trip the best experience. I highly recommend Sorensen's and...

Thank Jeremy L
Sacramento, California
Reviewed 11 July 2014

In July 2014, my hiking group (6 people) rented the " River House" , a 3-bedroom house across from the main buildings. This is a relatively small house with 2 bedrooms and a loft--not really 3 separate bedrooms. While it was functional, it was almost unbearably HOT!! The upstairs "bedrooms" each have only one small window and management left a...

Thank ssl45
Ben Lomond, California
Reviewed 30 June 2014

We spent 2 nights, May 21 and 22, at Sorensen's and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We have spent many other nights there and have always enjoyed it- comfortable cabins, delicious food, especially the beef stew for dinner, and almost anything for breakfast or lunch. We were there for for a little fishing and just getting away. Staff were wonderful. I...

Thank Jim S
Lodi, California
Reviewed 19 June 2014

We camp across the road from this place and finally stopped in for breakfast this past year. The food was delicious and priced very well. I have also had lunch here and it was also very good. I have yet to try dinner - the dinner prices were higher than I was willing to pay this time around, and you...

Thank JenniferC9
Turlock, California
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Sorenson's is the perfect high-Sierra get away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Individual cabins, which are sized for one/two, families or large groups are clean, comfortable and contain all amenities. Restaurant on site serves home made meals (think fresh salmon, stew, pies) and there are many hiking trails nearby. In the winter there are some great snow...

Thank BSalazar
Davis, California
Reviewed 12 May 2014

We spent four days last week with our new puppy in the Sheepherder Cabin at Sorensen's. We have been coming here for decades, mostly in the winter for snow activities. This time we had so much fun hiking in Hope Valley that we will come again for spring and summer activities. They were even good enough to deliver a meal...

Thank Jim E
Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 10 May 2014

We had a great should season mini-vacation at Sorenson's. The cabin was comfy and cozy, a hike right out the back door, great food and, best of all, not TV's, radios or cell service. Perfect place to unwind!

Thank AJBskier

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Sorensen's Resort...your all season resort in the High Sierra. Just south of Lake Tahoe, nestled on the eastern edge of beautiful Hope Valley. Full-service restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Wood-fired sauna. Close to Grover Hot Springs State Park, Alpine County Museum, Kirkwood Ski area, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, fishing, hiking or just plain relaxing! Come visit our neck of the woods...where the cabins are cozy and the welcome is warm. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sorensen's Resort

Address: 14255 State Route 88, Hope Valley, CA 96120
Region: United States > California > Hope Valley
Price Range: $92 - $526 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 38
Also Known As:
Sorensen`s Hotel Hope Valley
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