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“Small, quiet, clean, and a good value!”
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Timberline Motel
Ranked #4 of 8 Hotels in Lone Pine
Reviewed 14 July 2013

This is a small (8 units) family run motel, that is off the main drag behind the Dow Motel. The rooms are clean and well furnished with a hairdryer, microwave, and refrigerator. Not much room to stick your stuff, but this motel is around $30 less than the other motels in the area. The sleep quality is good with no traffic noise, and the beds are just right! ( 2 motels that we stayed at in Independence have rock hard beds!)
This is worth a try if you want to save money and the more deluxe motels in town are full.
Short walking distance to everything in town.

Room Tip: The parking places are narrow.
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  • Stayed: July 2013, travelled with family
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Reviewed 27 April 2013

There are only 8 units I think in this small motel a block of the main drag in Lone Pine.
When we stayed they were in the midst of refurbishing rooms. We stayed in #6. It was as good as you can get anywhere. Nice paint job, new tiled floor and walls in bathroom and one of the comfiest beds we have ever slept in. For the price this place cant be beat. But it's an older style motel so don't expect a Marriott, it's a classic motel and a good one at that.
Pity they didn't change the doors when they Did the rebuild.

Room Tip: Book early
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  • Stayed: April 2013, travelled as a couple
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2  Thank MiguelitoyCat
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Reviewed 21 April 2013

I was very satisfied with our stay here. We headed up from San Diego to Lake Tahoe and stopped for a night in Lone Pine so we could visit Manzanar in the morning. Lone Pine is just 9 miles south of Manzanar.
Our experience with the hotel was pleasant. The rooms are a decent size, and the beds are large and comfy. There is a refrigerator and coffee maker in the room, and ice around the corner. It was clean and the owner was very nice and accommodating.
It is right off of the main street so it is easy to find, and there are many restaurants and markets to walk to, but you do not hear 395 traffic. We will totally stay here again.

  • Stayed: March 2013, travelled as a couple
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3  Thank BradyBraun
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Reviewed 5 February 2013

We stayed at the Timberline Motel this week and were pleasantly surprised. The king size bed was comfortable, the sheets had a nice design and were very nice feeling, the pillows were great too. There was a refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker in the room. Bring your own coffee. We will stay here again. Located on E Post it is away from traffic and quiet.

  • Stayed: February 2013, travelled as a couple
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3  Thank looski
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Reviewed 18 November 2012

My son and I stayed at this motel onenight in mid-October 2012. The Timberline is a small (8 rooms), older motel (I would guess circa 60's), which has been renovated. Each of our rooms were clean, the beds comfortable and very quiet, although on the smaller side. The owners were friendly and accomodating. My son and I both felt that this was a good place to stay and reasonably priced for the area (at least $40 less expensive than any of the 4-5 other motels we priced in the area for the same time period). Would definitely stay at the Timberline again.

  • Stayed: October 2012, travelled with family
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3  Thank E R
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Reviewed 8 October 2012

We stayed 1 night in September on our way through the Death Valley and to Las Vegas. Clean, adequate, good location for what we needed. Friendly owners. Called when we were running late on the road to check in. Worried about where we were. Small motel - only 8 rooms. Looks like it is family run. Rather expensive considering the location - but not many alternatives. However, again the room was clean and the beds comfortable. Adequate for what we needed.

  • Stayed: September 2012, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 25 September 2012

What's great about this motel was that it wasn't on the main drag of town. Sure the town is small and adorable quaint so you would expect it to be pretty quiet. Fact is, the main street is the through freeway to get to Mammoth and other spots so huge trucks drive through fairly regularly. Since we were getting up at midnight to day hike Mt. Whitney, staying at a hotel away from the noise was great. The place has 8 rooms, basic and very clean. It's got good energy and overall great for what we needed. It's a 2-5 minute walk to just about everywhere in town.

Room Tip: the A/C was a bit noisy depending on the settings so if set higher, it won't go on and off.
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  • Stayed: September 2012, travelled with friends
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1  Thank rizzlediz
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Additional Information about Timberline Motel

Address: 215 E Post St, Lone Pine, CA 93545
Region: United States > California > California Desert > Lone Pine
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Ranked #4 of 8 Hotels in Lone Pine
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Timberline Hotel Lone Pine

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