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Oxnard, California
Reviewed 7 April 2012

We stayed in updated room #7. Nice bathroom but could use more water pressure. Floor is wood so take slippers as it is very cold even now in April. The heater works very well though. It had everything we needed, was a stand alone cabin and in the north end of town. Quiet and the manager was very nice and...

2Thank Butterflyturtles
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 23 January 2012

Returned for a short visit to attend Idyllwild Film Festival. Fern Valley Inn owners have been very busy. We got to experience the newly remodeled room #7. Outstanding improvement! Modern fixtures, updated decor and colors, new linens and window treatment, very nice. Gary says the pool will reopen in the spring and remodeling will continue as time allows. We can't...

1Thank proffzinc
Mexico City
Reviewed 12 September 2011

Simple, comfortable, clean. It would be good to have telephones in the cabins and to be able to double lock the rooms. Manager was really nice.

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
Reviewed 14 August 2011

We received a cordial welcome from the co-owner, Ray. We stayed overnight in Cabin 6. The accomodation was simple, yet comfortable. A full kitchen and a private deck. Near to town and the excellent restaurant, Creek House. We would return.

7Thank gnstringer
Reviewed 30 July 2011

Our cabin was a free-standing house with full kitchen, bedroom and bathroom. I loved the antique touches. Built probably in the 1940s, it has that solid feel of a real home, with built-in niches, that were thoughtfully stocked with books and playing cards. The back porch had a table and chairs. To enjoy nature, all you had to do was...

2Thank PWestcomm
San Francisco, Nayarit, Mexico
Reviewed 23 July 2011

The decor of the cabins at the Fern Valley Inn is Victorian-kitch. I think there is charm in that theme, but I feel the rooms are a little overdone. The doilies should go. And some of the wall art should be updated. Money should be spent on installing phones in the rooms and making sure the window blinds work. For...

2Thank sanpanchojudith
Monterey Park, California
Reviewed 11 July 2011

My wife and I spent one night at Fern Valley Inn on 7/9/2011. Our experience was very pleasant. We stayed in cabin #5 which has a full kitchen and a saparate bed room. The entire layout was very cozy and apacious for two persons. We spent more time to look every room (there are 10 of them) before we checked...

2Thank choupai
Modesto, California
Reviewed 17 June 2011

What a beautiful place. The setting is serene. The rooms are clean and cozy with a fireplace. Our room had a kitchen with all the amenities. The Inn Keeper, Gary, kept us well imformed about all the happenings in town and the many great resturants available. The Fern Valley Inn really compliments the town of Idyllwild and I already have...

2Thank lindamajor
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 22 May 2011

Our first day, brought bad weather so the drive up the mountain was not scenic. As Floridians the nail biting drive provided a sparse amount of guard rails, twisty curves and little fog/rain. When we arrived at the Fern Valley Inn, we found it to be quite charming. One of the new owners, Gary was more than happy to start...

1Thank cynwynn
Congress, Arizona
Reviewed 5 April 2011

We were completely charmed by Idyllwild and especially the Fern Valley Inn. The village is a quintessential California mountain town, but not as touristy. The inn is away from the village center enough to be extremely quiet. And pitch black at night! The stars were amazing. We stayed in the Rose Garden room and loved making a fire at night....

2Thank barbegross

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the beautiful mountains above Palm Springs, we offer 10 cabins/rooms for a quiet get-away from the busy city life. Come to Idyllwild to Idle a while in our mountain retreat. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fern Valley Inn

Address: 25240 Fern Valley Road, PO Box 116, Idyllwild, CA 92459
Region: United States > California > Idyllwild
Price Range: €73 - €115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Fern Valley Hotel Idyllwild
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“Best tip for a good room is to go elsewhere!”
L6posse, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are good as far as we know”
881nhut, 20 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay here.”
SereneEcho, 8 Jul 2015 | Read review
“If you choose to stay, and I don't recommend it, avoid cottage 8.”
FitnessX3, 8 Jun 2015 | Read review
“If you are hikers or early risers, by all means get Cabin 5. It gets hot in summer because of Western exposure but there is powerful fan. Plug is up near window!”
857MS, 10 Aug 2014 | Read review
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