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    Drakesbad Guest Ranch

    end of Warner Valley Road, Chester, CA 96020
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    Traveller (62)
    Pool & Beach (7)
    Dining (6)
    • Excellent61%
    • Very good28%
    • Average5%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Accessible rooms
    Air Conditioning
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    1 - 5 of 86 reviews

    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 1 week 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
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    My husband and I tried to make a reservation to stay overnight at the Drakesbad Guest Ranch... but they were completely booked for the time frame we needed. However, we found out that we could make just a dinner reservation. The meal was exceptional and...More

    Thank Elaine H
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
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    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Price range
    • USD 70 - USD 160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 19
    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Plumas County >
    • Chester
    • Also Known As
    • Drakesbad Guest Ranch Hotel Chester
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    Traveller (62)
    Pool & Beach (7)
    Dining (6)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Hotel & Grounds (61)
    Family and Play Areas (8)
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    JJ's Cafe
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    Nearby Attractions
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    2 July 2017|
    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.
    18 April 2016|
    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
    Room Tips
    "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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    "Bungalow have shower and better view, but more expensive. Cabin is the cheapest and you get your privacy. You..."
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