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Athol, Idaho
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2016

The hot spring pools are nice but the mattress needs to be replaced - had absolutely no support. We woke up with our backs in pain. Of course we only got 6 hours of sleep because the walls are so paper thin we could hear the 3 girls next to us ordering pizza and talking - I could recite her... More 

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Dillon, Montana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Stay away. Very unkept , unsafe un appealing pools. Over priced placed to stay. They need to hire a good maintenance person and a great greens keeper with extra help. Weeds everywhere. Broken cement and rocks around pool. Black looking water or walls in the pools. Very slippery and un-appealing. Not coming back

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Salt Lake City, Utah
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 April 2016

If sharing bathrooms isn't quite your thing, make sure to reserve one of the Jacuzzi rooms. It didn't have a shower but beats the communal bathrooms. Free breakfast every morning was a huge plus. The hotel was extremely quiet which helped add to a very relaxing stay. There were about 8 pools which varied in temperatures and kept very clean.... More 

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Salt Lake City
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2016

We stayed at the Aladdin location which was not to far from the main hotel. It was in a charming old building. Our room had a queen bed downstairs and much to our surprise the other two beds were upstairs in our room, the room was more like a small house that just a hotel room. Our room was clean... More 

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St. George, Utah
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 April 2016

First off i just want to note that the reason i gave the Lava Inn 2 stars is because it is definitely not worth the price for what you get. The pictures on their website have been carefully taken to not show the "true colors" of this place. Also half of the pictures posted have absolutely nothing to do with... More 

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Clinton, Utah
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2016

We arrived thinking this was the place where our reservations were made. As we made our way inside, we noticed the slimy looking pools and run-down facility. The inside was not much better. We were greeted at the desk, not by a "hello" or "may I help you", but with a brisk "what room are you in?". When we explained... More 

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Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

The room is clean but not much more than a bed, bath room across the hall, the light bulbs aren't even the same, the decor is something from garage sale finds, the grounds need some real TLC, still have Christmas stuff around, the pools are not inviting, the evening lighting is a shop light hanging on the fence! I am... More 

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LHSI, Owner at Lava Hot Springs Inn, responded to this review

Dear "Not Fussy", Our Inn is , along with many other buildings in Lava, composed of buildings and grounds approximately 90-100 years old. It is now the end of a long winter with spring flowers yet to bloom. Our decor is eclectic and made up of antique items. We are certain that 'Not Fussy" can find things that are inviting... More 

Salt Lake City, Utah
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

The lava hot springs inn is an older establishment that has layers of generations all around. Mix that with local flavor and you have an eclectic place of interest. It's has a BB feel. The many hot spring/pools of varying degrees make it possible for everybody to enjoy the springs.

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Orem, Utah
1 review
Reviewed 24 February 2016

I love lava, I go there at least three times a year for a weekend getaway. I have gone to the pools at the Inn a few times, each time hoping that they'll get better. This was my grossest visit yet. I have never seen moss floating around in big chunks in any of the hot springs at Lava before... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 February 2016

very run down. we were a little disapointed. The grounds need a lot of attention. They have cats every where inside and out. My husband is allergic. The pools are nice with out odor. We did enjoy them.. take your own towels as the ones the give you are worn out small childrens towels.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Lava Hot Springs Inn

Address: 94 E. Portneuf Rd, Lava Hot Springs, ID 83246
Region: United States > Idaho > Lava Hot Springs
Price Range: $146 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Lava Hot Springs Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 31
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“There are no good rooms. Do not stay here.”
 of 5 bubbles katefromoakley, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask questions. Some have bathrooms but most in the old main building don't.”
 of 5 bubbles LVR44, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We did hear the train go by quite a few times, would be a good idea to bring some ear plugs if you are a light sleeper.”
 of 5 bubbles 2OFHARTS, 18 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The rooms aren't nice. There are very few rooms that have a toilet behind closed doors. Stay somewhere else.”
 of 5 bubbles Yoginimae, 23 Feb 2016 | Read review
“If you like to wake up late stay in the main building.”
 of 5 bubbles fredsS2500GJ, 20 Jan 2016 | Read review
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