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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

This place is crap!! The owner is a fraud as well pulled up because I was running out of options and asked him if he. Had any rooms open. Looks at his empty book and tells me yes I have 1 left for $200 tonight I laughed and told him no thanks as I'm leaving he chases me down to... More 

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1 Thank Christopher A
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2012

Its a joke that they call this place a resort. It claims to have a pool. It's filled with dirt and a tree. Our room had empty beer bottles underneath the bed. It smelled and looked as if it hadn't been cleaned in ages. The bed was made but I highly doubt the sheets were washed. There was a huge... More 

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5 Thank Family-tim

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Reviewed 7 May 2012

My husband made a reservation last summer for this place. I stayed here when I was 11 and had a great time. That was in 1968. When we arrived and checked out our room, it looked like nothing had been changed, cleaned or dusted since then. The outside walls looked termite infested. Luckily, we had no trouble getting our money... More 

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3 Thank bandmom3
Anaheim, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2012

Should be a SciFi movie! The Knight's Inn in Big Bear Lake, CA. Formerly the "Thunder Cloud Resort". It changed owners who changed its name to the Knight's Inn and made it part of the Wyndham Hotels group. That group includes Super 8 which I"ve found to be pretty consistent across the country. Clean and solid. Well, this Knight's Inn... More 

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2 Thank DurocShark
San Diego
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2012

Never, ever, ever have i stayed in a worse place in my life, EVER! I had no choice but to stay one night in this mold infested place. I suggest getting a full medical exam after staying here, if you even dare stay for one night. It is disgusting, don't walk on the floor, don't sit on the nasty chair,... More 

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1 Thank Becki S
sherman oaks ca
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2012

My husband and I "won" a 2-day stay at this dump after sitting for 3 hours at one of those vacation share sales pitch in Encino... We cannot believe that CASABLANCA EXPRESS - Woodland Hills CA- the company that helps with these vouchers would suggest we redeem out "gift" in this place!!!!! Somebody must stop these thieves!!!!

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12 Thank Fran c
Miami
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2011

They advertise as a resort, and it is FAR from that. This property shoul be torn down, rooms are extremely dirty, carpet was all stained. Beds very uncomfortable and rooms are very noisy, door hardky closed, felt very unsecure. Do not recommend this property at all.

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5 Thank Christel V
Escondido, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2011

Stayed in Room 108 and one of the beds supports went throught the floor. The second night we put books under the supports to keep the bed even. The floor was very corroded and you can feel the floor moving when walking within the room. The shower door did not close all the way and it didn't lock in place.... More 

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4 Thank Maria C
Oceanside, California
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2011

How they stay in business I'll never know. . Like everyone else's reviews here, we turned into a practically empty parking lot. All the rooms had blinds open and many appeared broken. They advertise an indoor and outdoor pool, but there is NO pool at all. The outdoor pool is filled in, as it probably should be. The building is... More 

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2 Thank shahbaz5
Los Angeles, California
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2010

It's nasty and way too expensive... I couldn't even spend the night there, I had to run out because the room smelled like dirty feet and the towels in the bathroom had orange stains, I don't know from what, but so nasty. I told the front desk man that I couldn't stay because of that and he still charged my... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Thundercloud Resort

Address: 40598 Lakeview Drive, CA 92315
Region: United States > California > Big Bear Region
Price Range: €93 - €103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Thundercloud Resort 2*
Number of rooms: 64
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Also Known As:
Thundercloud Resort Big Bear Lake
Thundercloud Hotel Big Bear Lake
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#6 Top resorts Hotel in Big Bear Region
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“I don't think there are any.”
 of 5 bubbles bandmom3, 6 May 2012 | Read review
“Any room NOT in this motel.”
 of 5 bubbles DurocShark, 30 Apr 2012 | Read review
“Unless you are here to rent the room by the hour or you have intentions of cooking meth don't bother.”
 of 5 bubbles 785beckis, 24 Apr 2012 | Read review
“Not all hotels with the word RESORT mean that they are good.”
 of 5 bubbles MariaC937, 21 Dec 2011 | Read review
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