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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

There were two important positives: the desk staff were friendly and helpful and the breakfast was fine. The room was awful. The room was small for two Queen beds. There was no room for even a chair on the wall sides of the beds. The microwave only worked in 30 second bursts, the fridge was tiny, there were stains on...

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BWRidgecrest, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn, responded to this review

Mr. Mradford, let me start off by apologizing for not meeting your expectations. We do have are double queen deluxe which is a bigger room with a pull out sofa bed. This room is usually more accommodating for 3 adults. We are also going to be remodeling the rooms to make it more accommodating for our guest. Did you report...

Ridgecrest, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

the entire staff is always very helpful and professional at this Best Western Hotel, the location of this hotel is close to everything in the area such as restaurants, shopping and if you like the desert and surroundings this is the place to be.

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BWRidgecrest, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn, responded to this review

Thank you stevetB2734ND for your kind words. The team is always pushing to make every stay comfortable and accommodating for each guest. We will see you on your next trip to Ridgecrest.

Lomita, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very nice Best Western. The facility and the rooms are clean and comfortable. The hot breckfast is the standard with waffles, scrambled eggs, sxausage, biscitts and gravy. They have the standard breads and rolls. Love the breckfast so we do not have find a place to go get it. The rooms are nice and the bed is...

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BWRidgecrest, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn, responded to this review

Thank you 707clay g for taking the time to review our hotel. Thank you for taking the time to respond. I am glad to hear that your accommodations were great. We are currently working with on the internet. We will see you again on your next stay in Ridgecrest.

Peoria, United States
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Bed was nice. Heater worked perfect. Microwave only worked on popcorn setting. Breakfast was yummy! I wish they had a heated pool.. it was cold and raining outside, after a long day of work the bed was such a welcome site.

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BWRidgecrest, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Marva for your kind words. We work with every guest to give them the best stay they can get. We will see you on your next stop to Ridgecrest.

San Diego, California
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Arrived at 4 p.m.and cars coming into hotel all night. Very noisy with their auto door locks honking or beeping. Room very clean and staff very nice!!Will not stay here again. The breakfast was substantial and was glad to have some protein in our stomach before we headed to Lake Tahoe.

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BWRidgecrest, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn, responded to this review

I do apologize as our area in Ridgecrest does get a lot of contractors in the area. I am glad to hear that the customer service was great and the food was outstanding.

Ahwahnee
Reviewed 25 December 2016

There are lots of contractors who say here. They get up early. We woke up tp the sound of multiple rooms going in and out of their rooms, taking showers, and watching the news. This was around 5am. They also started what sounded like a fleet of trucks. Nothing like the sound of a diesel engine running at 5am. Breakfast...

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BestWesternHotels, Corporate at BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn, responded to this review

We are so sorry to hear about the issues you experienced during your stay. Typically, the authorization charges on your credit card will be removed after 5-7 business days. It may depend on your banking institution, and we apologize for any inconvenience this has caused. Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback, and we hope you give us...

Ridgecrest, United States
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Very clean rooms with excellent free wi-fi important for business travelers. Good free hot breakfast is included and a good fitness room too! Only complaint is the rooms do not have High Def programming and many of the cable channels came in pretty fuzzy. I always stay here when in Ridgecrest for business or pleasure!

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BWRidgecrest, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn, responded to this review

KevinD4228MP, let me start off by saying thank you for your response. Our cable company was having issues with the equipment which was fixed a few days later. We will see you on your next trip and have a wonderful week.

Central Florida, Florida
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Nice 👍 hotel my room had a hot tub 🛀 in it nice surprise good quality not a Marriott but good 2 choice staff was great only complaint was person on the room above me up a 5:00 and I could here him walking 🚶

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BWRidgecrest, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Tony D for your feedback. We are going to be remodeling the rooms which taking care of the second is on the list. We will see you again on the trip to Ridgecrest. Have a wonderful week.

Salt Lake City, United States
Reviewed 18 November 2016

This hotel met all my needs. The room was comfortable, staff were professional in every way, and the hotel was well maintained and pleasant. I would recommend this hotel to anyone who was considering staying in the China Lake area for one night or many nights. Thanks to Best Western for offering quality accommodations at a reasonable price.

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BWRidgecrest, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn, responded to this review

Mr. 591douglasj, the staff and I would like to thank you for your valuable feedback. It is always great to see that the team is on track with providing exceptional accommodations for our guest. We will see you on your next trip to Ridgecrest. Have a great day.

San Diego, California
Reviewed 9 November 2016

I recently stayed two nights here for the Petroglyph Festival. Loved the room! Great bed and pillows, frig plus microwave. The breakfast was to die for and I loved that they opened at 5am so I could get an early start! Scrambled eggs, sausage, biscuits and gravy, fruit, yogurt, cereal, waffles, muffins, toast, hardboiled eggs, juice..it was all there and...

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BWRidgecrest, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn, responded to this review

Thank you nickbranch2016. We are always looking to provide an excellent service to all our guest. We will see you again on your trip to Ridgecrest. Have a wonderful day.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn

Address: 400 S China Lake Blvd, Ridgecrest, CA 93555-4610
Region: United States > California > California Desert > Ridgecrest
Price Range: €85 - €143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN China Lake Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 52
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Best Western Plus China Lake Hotel Ridgecrest
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“Go for the second floor on the East wing, will be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles 707clayg, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Try to avoid west facing rooms in the summer. The heat is fierce and necessitates constant, powerful A/C :--(”
 of 5 bubbles piperbell, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“You can find further details about this hotel in my other two reviews of this property.”
 of 5 bubbles MrLorin, 4 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Exterior Stairways. No elevator. Stay downstairs if steps are a problem”
 of 5 bubbles Violette54, 7 Jun 2016 | Read review
“If you're on the 2nd floor, be prepared to for no elevators.”
 of 5 bubbles Benthos55, 18 Mar 2016 | Read review
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