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Lazy J Ranch-Americas Best Value Inn

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Oxnard, California
Reviewed 20 March 2013

We are very happy with our experience. We stayed two nights at the cabin. It was very cozy. Cabin 1 has a separate living room space. Bedroom has amazing views & has plenty of closet/storage space. The kitchen is equipped with everything [plates, cups, forks, spoons, pots & pans]. AC & heater work great. We love that it's walking distance...

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Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 March 2013

Two nights in our "cabin". Yes it was a little dated, but so comfortable. We collected our breakfast the previous evening and met the lady owner. She was lovely and showered us with oranges..lovely. We took advantage of a drive into the mountains which supported the Sequoia trees..another plus. If we were to improve the accommodation it would be to...

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1Thank bill186383
Santa Rosa, California
Reviewed 24 January 2013

Our family has been coming to the Lazy J once or twice a year for almost 30 years. In fact, for several years we held Thanksgiving there, so beautiful and relaxing is the setting. We book one of the double rooms (1 queen in one room; two queens and a sofabed in the other) that are connected by a kitchen....

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1Thank Brian E
Florida
Reviewed 20 December 2012

We stayed here after an early season winter storm disrupted our camping plans at Lodgepole. The rooms are pretty dated, but adequate. Fridge and microwave were helpful for traveling with kids and picnic supplies. The continental breakfast was not exciting, but not a huge deal. Out back of the hotel is river access, with a beautiful view of the foothills....

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4Thank luvmegucci
Netherlands
Reviewed 8 December 2012

On our way from Barstow to Sequoia NP we had a stop in Three Rivers. We planned one night but made it 2 because of the Lazy J Ranch. Very comfortable attached cabins in a serene surrounding. There was a very nice little swimming pool were we spend almost an entire day just relaxing. A complimentary breakfast was served but...

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1Thank RockieNetherlands
Lenoir, North Carolina
Reviewed 26 November 2012

I stopped here for a few days to see the Big Trees and do some hiking and found this gem of a motel. The people who own it take great pride in this place, it is clean,comfortable and reasonable priced. I enjoyed a few days in November and I am sure in warmer times the pool is delightful as are...

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1Thank Thomas L
lunenburg, massachusetts
Reviewed 22 November 2012

We had a great experience staying here for 1 night while seeing Sequoia Park. Checkin was very easy, and they gave great advise on how to spend a day and a half outside as well as a large selection of videos to watch in the room. The setting was perfect with beautiful scenery, river along the back and about 2...

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2Thank Lisa A
Annecy, France
Reviewed 24 October 2012

I liked it. I think another review got it right: it's got a nice vibe. Sure, it's not the most modern but it was clean, functional and quiet. And a nice welcome from the owner. Three Rivers is not humming with excitement in out-of-season October and my eating experience was not fantastic but that's no fault of the Lazy J....

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Yokneam, Israel
Reviewed 24 October 2012

The not so good: It is a bit outdated, breakfast is poor and offered either after 9AM or in the evening before. We used the second option as we rose early for the park. The loundry machines were rusty. The good: Clean room, nice beds, clean property, nice swimming pool, great location and surroundings, Reception was okay, didn't help too...

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Coromandel, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 October 2012

No motel rooms available so proprietor offered a cottage at motel prices provided we didn't cook. The compendium was full to the brim of helpful interesting history and other information. It took a while to read all the articles provided. Rooms were well appointed, and the grounds exceptional, in an otherwise dry and burnt landscape. Breakfast was available at reception...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Lazy J Ranch-Americas Best Value Inn

Address: 39625 Sierra Dr, Three Rivers, CA 93271-9760
Region: United States > California > Three Rivers
Price Range: £82 - £159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Lazy J Ranch-Americas Best Value Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 18
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“Any of the rooms are great. Entire place is far enough from traffic to be quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles X9152ZApamelap, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We had two dogs ,I guess there is not so much choice !”
 of 5 bubbles ykippenberg, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Higher numbered cabins are closer to the roadway and noisy traffic. Ask for breakfast items the night before if you want an early start.”
 of 5 bubbles BW562, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Only two rooms per unit, so it was very quiet and almost secluded.”
 of 5 bubbles peppersm0m, 15 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Cottage #1 was great 1 room with 2 double beds, 1 bathroom plus a living room that has a double sofa bed. Full kitchen. Fireplace, DVD”
 of 5 bubbles uribes, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
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