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    Mt. Williamson Motel

    P.O. Box 128, 515 S Edwards Street, Independence, CA 93526-0128
    (760) 878-5789
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    Overview
    • Excellent78%
    • Very good13%
    • Average5%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “onion valley” (18 reviews)
    “base camp” (9 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Pets Allowed
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 191 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I stayed at the Mt Williamson Motel for two nights in the middle of my John Muir Trail through hike. I used the Hiker Resupply Package which included pickup at the trailhead, cold beverage, a load of laundry, handling my resupply bucket, a nice room...More

    Thank KZODave
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed here twice in the last 2 years picking up my hubby and friend post backpacking trips. Love this place. Both times have stayed in the Piaute Suite which has a full kitchen. Super clean, the room smells wonderful (I know that sounds weird but...More

    Thank wickedZ
    Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

    To say that the Mt. Williamson Motel and Base Camp in Independence, CA is merely a great place to stay is an understatement. The owner -- Cris Chater, aka "Strider" -- runs a finely-tuned operation that anticipates the needs of hikers and goes above and...More

    Thank jwendellp2
    Reviewed 9 September 2017

    This motel is the best! Mini-cabins with modern, updated decor. Cozy and pleasant. Our cabin was clean and fresh. We were hiking the John Muir Trail and Mt Williamson provides transportation and resupply. We couldn't have completed the trail without it. But the best part...More

    Thank webetall
    Reviewed 14 July 2017

    We stayed here last June on our way from Sequoia NP to Manzanar National Historic Site and Death Valley NP. The view of the Sierra Nevadas is breath-taking and the quaintness of the towns Lone Pine and Independence was a treat. The owner Strider was...More

    Thank clemmy33
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
    • Location
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    • California >
    • Independence
    • Also Known As
    • Mt Williamson Motel ,
    • Mt Williamson Hotel
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    Phmsp
    20 June 2016|
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    Response from Kathleen M | Reviewed this property |
    Nothing new to add except that the actual property seems small to me. If Strider does allow long term parking it may be on a first come basis. Definitely call first.
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    Scott M
    29 September 2015|
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    Response from Cris C | Property representative |
    The Paiute Suite has a full kitchen. All of the cabins/rooms have heaters. Cabin #6 has an outdoor fire pit.
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    "cabin 1 is closer to road we were in 5 and it was peaceful"
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    "Walking distance to the best restaurant in town"
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    "Just call Sryker, the charming lady who owns it and she will give you the correct input"
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    "There are no bad rooms!"
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