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    Drakesbad Guest Ranch

    end of Warner Valley Road, Chester, CA 96020
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    Overview
    • Excellent62%
    • Very good27%
    • Average5%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Parking
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Best Western Rose Quartz Inn
    430 reviews
    #1 of 5 hotels in Chester
     
    Antlers Motel
    134 reviews
    #2 of 5 hotels in Chester
     
    Cedar Lodge Motel & RV Park
    57 reviews
    #3 of 5 hotels in Chester
     
    Gold Pan Lodge
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    #6 of 7 hotels in Quincy
     
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    1 - 5 of 87 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    My wife and our twin 9 year olds booked Cabin 12 for 1 night. This was our first time staying at the ranch, though we had stalked the place multiple times over hikes in the nearby trails earlier in the summer. We could not have...More

    Thank Josie B
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Lovely location with good food and company. I believe this place is unique. The lack of wifi, tv, and cell phone coverage encourages guests to communicate with each other. We have had a wonderful 3 days staying here and enjoyed the walking trails and thermal...More

    Thank ScubawidowWestSussex
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    If you are looking for 5 bars on your iphone, go elsewhere. If you are looking for a peaceful, out of the way place to hike, fish, horseback ride, or just relax and sit in a rocker with a great book and view, this is...More

    Thank Purplewino
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Drakesbad is a unique place, functioning since the early 1900s as a place to stay within what has now become Lassen National Park. The current buildings (lodge, dining hall, cabins, bungalows, etc.) date from roughly 60 years ago. The buildings show their age, but in...More

    1  Thank Terre2014
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Kinda like summer camp for grownups -- 50 years ago. Place needs some care and updating. Couldn't tell if the host guy didn't care or if it was an act to seem matter of fact. All that said, I enjoyed the forest driving out from...More

    Thank Catherine E
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    430 reviews
    #1 of 5 hotels in Chester
     
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    134 reviews
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    57 reviews
    #3 of 5 hotels in Chester
     
    Gold Pan Lodge
    40 reviews
    #6 of 7 hotels in Quincy
     
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
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    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$70 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 19
    • Location
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    • California >
    • Plumas County >
    • Chester
    • Also Known As
    • Drakesbad Guest Ranch Hotel Chester
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    Traveller (62)
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    Dantastic43
    2 July 2017|
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    Response from luv2travelBayArea | Reviewed this property |
    No land line in the rooms. You might be able the staff if you can use their phone in case you need to make an emergency call.
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    vanam1960
    17 April 2016|
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    Response from Hollie P | Property representative |
    It takes 1 ¼ hrs to drive from DB to the visitor center which is the entrance to Lassen Volcanic National Park. Best hikes I would say are Devils Kitchen and Boiling Springs Lake, Sifford Lake if going into higher... More
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    "Cabins decks face the mountains while bungalows face the meadow. You should pick the meadow ;)"
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    "Out of the way hotel, all inclusive. Only for those who don't mind no wifi, cell phone coverage or TV."
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    "No keys -- you can lock yourself in but not out. Windows to east side look onto fire pit and might get less..."
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    "We didn't spend the night here so I can't comment on the rooms."
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