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San Jose, California
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We booked 3 rooms for a 50th birthday celebration including an executive suite with a full kitchen and dining room. During the day we rented a boat and enjoyed a cruise around the lake. At night we cooked a meal together at the suite and ate outdoors. The owner even joined us! Rooms are very nice. The grounds are well...

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Robin A, Guest Relations Manager at The Lodge at Blue Lakes, responded to this review

Dear christinerichardson6, Thank you for your kind words. We cannot express how happy it makes us to hear you and your guests enjoyed your stay with us. And we are absolutely flattered you chose our lodge to experience your 50th birthday celebration weekend. That is a big deal, and we are truly thankful you allowed us to be a part...

Santa Rosa, California
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I booked a room here because of all the great reviews, but was surprised at how ordinary the hotel is. Nice and clean, but not exceptional. It's right off the highway, but backs onto the very pretty lake. The breakfast is good. The friendly clerk is one of the best parts about the experience.

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Robin A, Guest Relations Manager at The Lodge at Blue Lakes, responded to this review

Dear KarinPleasantHill_CA, First off, thank you staying with us, and we appreciate your feedback! We're also happy to hear that you appreciated the cleanliness and friendly service we offer. Those two items are the bread and butter of our business! In regards to everything else, we're truly sorry we left you feeling underwhelmed. Our historical building has a unique character,...

Vacaville, California
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Because this place is located in Lake County I wasn't really expecting much. I was pleasantly surprised however. We stayed in a king jacuzzi tub room. It had a nice gas fireplace and a back door that led out to a patio overlooking the lake. The only thing negative I can say about this place is concerning the bed. It...

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Robin A, Guest Relations Manager at The Lodge at Blue Lakes, responded to this review

Dear bebo8229, Thank you for the kind words and constructive criticism! As cliche as it may sound, we appreciate any and all feedback in our perpetual quest for the "perfect" experience at the lodge. (Although we have to admit, our beautiful lake setting and historical building do help.) On that note, we wanted to let you know that we are...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 7 November 2016

I wanted an escape from the stress of the daily routine, and I found the Lodge at Blue Lakes. Just what I was looking for -- a lake-side lodge with updated rooms. With the exception of a small grocery store, all restaurants are several miles away. The hotel provides a refrigerator and a microwave -- so bring your own meals...

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Reviewed 1 November 2016

On our travels up the pacific coast, this was one of our one night stays. It was rainy and cold, but we were warm in our little cabin/motel. It came with a mini kitchen, two recliners and a very comfortable bed. It was a very lucky find.

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New York
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

You'd think, at first, that you were back in the 60's, but take a closer look. Beginning with the check in to the breakfast, which they claim is continental, which was more than that, it was pretty nice. Breakfast consisted of all the usual breads and cereals plus eggs, sausages, and waffles. Coffee was adequate. Our room #6, had a...

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Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

I stayed with my daughter and grandbabies. The staff, Tiffany, Pablo, Jackie & Liou were all very friendly and helpful. They kept our room and the grounds very clean they even brought us our breakfast every morning which was extremely helpful since we had 2 babies. I can't wait to go back again absolutely beautiful rooms and views. Highly recommend...

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Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Years ago, my husband and I owned a motel. If I were to do that again , I would like it be just Like this one! Lovely, clean rooms,great staff. The grounds are well maintained, very inviting. Loved all the water activities, breakfast on the patio. The only negative is the location on the highway. A bit noisy but tolerable....

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Southam, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Found this place last minute during a road trip to see the Avenue of the Giants. Spectacular hotel located on the edge of a lovely secluded lake. Breakfast and an hours kayak was all included in the rate which made the stay more than a quick stop off. Thanks to the friendly staff too.

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here when we needed something near Ukiah for a soccer game. I try to go to unique places rather than a chain and I was pleased. The room was nicely updated with a comfy bed. We had a lake view room. We played in the water. No beach on our side and the water plants on the bottom...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Lodge At Blue Lakes offers 21 premium guestrooms, including one Waterfront Executive Suite. Rooms feature lake or mountain views. Room types are deluxe 4 poster beds with in room jacuzzi tub, kitchenettes, lakeside and mountainside rooms. Guestrooms are individually furnished and decorated. Wireless Internet access is limited and is only available to certain rooms/areas. Free local calls. Flat screen TVs, small refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Air conditioning, climate control, welcome amenities, and hair dryers are also included. Microwaves and irons/ironing boards can be requested. Rooms are accessible via exterior corridors. Housekeeping is provided. All guestrooms are non-smoking. ... more   less 

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Address: 5135 W State Highway 20, Upper Lake, CA 95485-9513
Region: United States > California > Lake County > Upper Lake
Price Range: £75 - £121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Lodge at Blue Lakes 3*
Number of rooms: 21
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The Lodge At Blue Lakes Hotel Upper Lake
Hotel At Blue Lakes
Resort At Blue Lakes
The Lodge At Blue Lakes Lake County, California
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“Lakeside is nice. Most of the time you will be outside by the lake regardless. Get the full kitchen and it's like being at home.”
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 of 5 bubbles JosephLeonard, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
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“Choose a room with a lake view in order to get your money's worth”
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