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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

My husband and I just returned from our second trip to the Quiet Creek Inn and we're already talking about returning again next year. We absolutely love coming here. The king suite cabins are very comfortable and have everything you need if you decide to stay in for the weekend. I was pleasantly surprised to see the kitchenette was well-stocked...

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Vista, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a lovely two-day anniversary stay at the Quiet Creek Inn. The owners kindly gifted us a lovely bottle of wine upon our arrival and also upgraded our accommodations. The rooms are very comfortable and clean. There are comfortable chairs near the edge of the stream running behind the cabins. We will most definitely return.

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Salem, Massachusetts
Reviewed 12 October 2016

A lovely experience from soup to nuts. Exquisite attention to detail. We had to leave much too quickly. The landscaping is gorgeous, lots of storage in the cabins, maybe bring hangers. Just be sure to get any of your local sightseeing questions answered between 9 - 5 pm as the front desk is not staffed outside of these hours. Kudos...

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ROCKINLAWOMAN
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Relaxing but read cancellation policy carefully I booked on booking.com and got caught in an 8 day out cancellation policy. The hotel is not pet friendly the hotel has certain pet friendly rooms and if you book the wrong room it's costly to change. The hotel is nice and relaxing and one of the nicest in the tiny town.

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Marc K, General Manager at Quiet Creek Inn, responded to this review

Dear RockinLAWoman, My staff and I are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your stay; You're correct: like many smaller hotels and inns worldwide, our policies differ from standard big chain hotels which normally allow you to cancel up the night before. Your words of wisdom to other travelers to carefully read policies and rate terms is good advice when buying...

Laguna Hills, California
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Quiet creek inn was a fantasic way for me and my girlfriend to celebrate our 2nd year annivarsary. We only stayed one night and we wish we spent many more. When i first arrived, Nathan gave me details of everything and was very inviting. He showed me to my room personally and explanied things. The bed was so comfortable. The...

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Louisville
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Nicely furnished cabins in wooded setting along seasonal creek. Private deck on back of each cabin to enjoy the wildlife and solitude of being in nature. There are 3 sets of pillows on the beds that come in 3 different levels of firmness. I've never slept on more comfortable pillows! Will be checking into where they can be purchased. We...

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Salem, Oregon
Reviewed 18 July 2016

DO NOT stay here unless your plans are ROCK SOLID. If you need to cancel you will be charged a fee of $100 or more. I made a reservation 5 months in advance. I was not able to get tickets to the 1st weekend of an event. I cancelled w/i 48 hours. They re-booked the room w/i minutes of the...

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Marc K, General Manager at Quiet Creek Inn, responded to this review

Dear BBlumfield, Please accept our apologies for your experience making a reservation for a possible stay at our inn. We don't have "customer service reps" like big hotels... just Nathan, Christina, Heather, and me. We are not a large company, but an intimate boutique inn located in the quaint mountain village of Idyllwild. That said, I truly apologize on behalf...

Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

This is my favorite weekend getaway spot. It's beautiful, peaceful and quiet. Deliciously quiet. My wife and I love to sit on the deck in the morning drinking coffee and feeding peanuts to the squirrels. Or we sit in the hammock in the evening watching the birds fly through the trees. The owners are great -- very welcoming and helpful....

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Marc K, General Manager at Quiet Creek Inn, responded to this review

We glad you both had a spectacular time and enjoyed our service and facilities! Your woodsy home-away-from-home awaits your return!

Reviewed 11 July 2016

My girlfriend and I traveled over 2.5 hours with our very small, non-shedding dog and were looking forward to a wonderful time in Idyllwild. We arrived at the Quiet Creek Inn about 2PM and proceeded to the office to check in. The check in lady seemed nervous but there were a few other folks in the very small office area...

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Marc K, General Manager at Quiet Creek Inn, responded to this review

Steven, I always try to find the positive and downplay any negative aspects when responding to reviews, with rare exception. It appears this will be a one of those exceptions. Our front desk manager Christina, 'the lady' you refer to, tells a different story... You and your wife arrived on the fourth of July, one of the busiest weekends, with...

Palm Springs, California
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Beautiful property with clean and affordable pet friendly cabins. We stayed in 2 cabins; temperature was in the mid to high 90's but only 1 cabin was air conditioned. The small cabin felt very small with a tiny balcony but the king cabin was a suite with much more space. Furnishings felt oversized for the limited space. Cabins could be...

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Marc K, General Manager at Quiet Creek Inn, responded to this review

We're glad you had such a great time, and that we were able to contribute to your stay and experience with our help! We know that having to switch rooms due to limited availability when booking last minute can be frustrating, especially when going from a large suite to a smaller studio; this definitely highlights how wonderful your first cabin...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Quiet Creek Inn is located on over 6 acres in a secluded setting a short distance from the heart of Idyllwild: 20 minute walk or 3 minute drive. An exclusive half mile stretch of Strawberry Creek runs through the property and there are adjacent hiking trails. Each studio or 1 bedroom suite cabin has a private entrance, private deck overlooking the creek, fireplace, bath, queen or king bed, high ceilings with vaulted clerestory windows and kitchenette. Amenities include complimentary on-demand movies, premium cable channels (HBO, Showtime, Starz, Movie Channel) and Wi-Fi. Massage and wellness treatments are available by prior appointment. In addition to winning multiple TripAdvisor and other awards, Quiet Creek Inn has been recommended by Sunset Magazine and Sherman's Travel Magazine and has been featured in Romantic Homes Magazine and a TV segment in Eye on the Desert. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Quiet Creek Inn

Address: 26345 Delano Dr, Idyllwild, CA 92549
Region: United States > California > Idyllwild
Price Range: £151 - £294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Quiet Creek Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Get a cabin along the creek.”
 of 5 bubbles leafpeeper98, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I believe the only difference would be the size of the room / bed. They all face the creek and have private balconies.”
 of 5 bubbles 233joyces, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
“i don't know - all of the rooms seem to have about the same exposure to the creek”
 of 5 bubbles elizabethhamilt0n, 2 May 2016 | Read review
“Views from every room looking out over the creek-feed the squirrels for some great moments in the forest.”
 of 5 bubbles InnCollectors, 2 May 2016 | Read review
“If you want to bring a pet, they're welcome but you will be limited to the one room option.”
 of 5 bubbles G9950CDlindac, 15 Mar 2016 | Read review
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