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charming visit

Hotel was rundown--owners had sold it and seemed they haven't put any more money in it. Rooms were... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2017
Rick W
Portland, Oregon
The Museum is Worth Stopping For.

This was the second time I have visited. I am always amazed how much is on display for a private... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2016
Boise, Idaho
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66172 Highway 203, La Grande, OR 97850-5230
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

First visit to Hot Lake, a two night rest before crossing the Blue Mtns in our new TT. Not a stranger to RV spots in Baker or LeGrande, but this looked very good in our search, it was great! From the excellent greeting by registration...More

3  Thank Dave R
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Beautiful area, well maintained and service is excellent. Groundskeepers are helpful and full of information about the area with suggestions and input as to trips, things to do in the area.

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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

The pools are very old and in bad shape, they were very gross. Asked for a refund and they told us there were no refunds even though we did not even soak. Horrible!

4  Thank MrsBerry7C
Reviewed 29 April 2018

I was very impressed with the history of this place and the effort the owners took to revive it from disaster. Seeing the film on the revitalization project, You would think it should have been torn down. The owners however put years and millions into...More

2  Thank pers0nalview
Reviewed 16 April 2018

The museum is one if the best museums we have ever been in. Such unique and interesting items. The video on each floor describes a few of the items on that floor. The introductory movie describes the challenge this family took on restoring this historic...More

1  Thank clamick
Reviewed 1 February 2018

this was our 2nd stay, 3rd visit. We love Hot Lake, the history, the museum, the soaking, the movie night, the charm of a hotel that has been restored with love and alot of work. Not to mention the funds to do so. And I...More

2  Thank Kristi L
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Pre 1800's Native American neutral ground 1840's Oregon trail 1860's wooden structure built 1910-1930 Hot Lakes heydays 1934 Fires 1950's nursing home 1970's to 2003 abandoned 2003 the Manuel family's purchase the property, start restoration 2008 the entire west wing collapses 2010 Hot Springs Lake...More

2  Thank AZtraveler777
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Hotel was rundown--owners had sold it and seemed they haven't put any more money in it. Rooms were huge and comfortable. Museum was excellent. David's works display was very good. Breakfast was very poor, small servings, not filling. worst I have ever experienced at B...More

1  Thank Rick W
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Extra Large ( ovet 30 by 40 feet) rooms!!! Very peaceful, good nights sleep.. interesting buildi g. An adventure. Nice staff. Nice breakfast. One of a kind. Don't be to critical. Its anything but cookie cutter.Large hallways and firmal stairs, theater, restaurants, museum. Come suport...More

2  Thank Travel333333A
Reviewed 11 October 2016

This was the second time I have visited. I am always amazed how much is on display for a private museum. Go, just for the museum. I have looked into most of the rooms and not sure I would ever stay.

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Marlene D
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Response from Dave R | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Paula N | Reviewed this property |
Just have to call. They are very reasonable and I think they adjust according to how they are booked and season.