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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was very impressed with the customer service. The staff they had working at the place was so accommodating and made you feel at home. And the view! We got a room that gave us an incredible view of the snowed landscape Thoroughly enjoyed our stay, and we're definitely going back!

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Dan C, General Manager at John Muir Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback and we're happy to have served you.

Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very pleasant mountain lodge in the middle of the forest, with spacious rooms, authentic wooden furniture, and a lobby fireplace that invites you to sit by it and read or have a glass of wine. The Grant Tree, Fallen Monarch and many other famous sequoias are a short walk away. Breakfast and dinner is available for extra...

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Saugus, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed our stay here. They worked tirelessly to remove snow on the surrounding streets to make our travel as safe as possible. Rooms are simple but efficient. A walking trail to the "General" tree was nearby and was about an easy miles walk.

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Dear J Hollander, thank you for taking the time to tell us about your trip to the John Muir Lodge. Winter access can be a challenge in the mountains. We are so pleased to hear that you able to negotiate the trails with ease and enjoy the majesty of the Giant Sequoia trees! We hope you return many times to...

Concord, North Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you get the opportunity to stay here in the park, do it! Hike to General Grant Tree, convenient to all park places and the the "Generals" highway. Lodge feel but only built in 2000! Great breakfast and dinner!!

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Thank you for taking the time to send us your comments, threetigerboys. Our guest comments are important to us. We are very glad that you so thoroughly enjoyed your trip to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park and we hope that you continue to seek out and enjoy these magical places.

Providence, Rhode Island
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dirty Cabin. We didn't expect a 4 star cabin, however, we expected a room that was clean. The layers of dust and dirt showed no supervision or care had been taken in cabin #8. Wrote an e-mail to the company that runs the place to get a refund but got zero response.Electric Heater looks and ran like John Muir himself...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had to cancel my reservation because of severe weather warnings in the local area for large amounts of snow fall for the days of my booking. The advisory appeared the day before my trip up to the lodge and when trying to cancel John Muir Lodge staff did not show any safety consideration for far travelers.

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5Thank Jordan G
Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

you are in Sequoia Park so don't expect luxury. the room is heated with nice comfortable queen-size beds. it is a wooden room with shared bathroom. there are only 3 showers for all the rooms, not enough for me but we didn't have to queue. the lodge is well located to visit Seqouoia and KIngs Canyon parks, and to see...

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Gothenburg, Sweden
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for one night in possible the dirtiest hotel room ever. There were layers of dirt (dust, food rests, stain and hair). It is hard to judge - was the bathroom dirtier or it was the room. Unbelievable! In a National Park. The health authorities should close this place immediately. Smell, noisy heating, coffeemaker that does not work… Well,...

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Dan C, General Manager at John Muir Lodge, responded to this review

Hello, This is absolutely unacceptable. I will be inspecting rooms starting immediately. I know that this cannot fix your experience but I want to make sure that we fix this problem immediately. If you would like to call the John Muir Lodge and ask to speak with a manager and refer to this we will absolutely try to make it...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

first our GPS did not find the way but after asking a friendly park-ranger we finally did get there! a very lovely place with nice & helpful staff! The whole lodge but also the rooms are lovely decorated and we felt like at home! official restaurant was closed for renovations but the nice & homy atmosphere in the lobby made...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 12 December 2016

BEWARE!! It is now 3 months since I visited, and over 6 weeks since my last written correspondence trying to get their fraudulent charges investigated and removed from my card -- CHARGES MADE A WEEK AFTER, AND THEN AGAIN 17 DAYS AFTER, MY DEPARTURE. And yet, despite numerous phone calls and emails to Accounting and Upper Management, and many different...

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  • Free Internet
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about John Muir Lodge

Address: 86728 Highway 180, Grant Grove, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA 93641-9765
Region: United States > California > Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
Price Range: ₹ 7,441 - ₹ 13,721 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — John Muir Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 36
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“If you can, get a room with the window along the Panoramic trail.”
 of 5 bubbles M4635PYjamies, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“2nd floor can be more interesting for a good forest insider-feel”
 of 5 bubbles JeraldineB, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“2nd floor - although we overlooked the small parking area, the trees and the snow were awesome!”
 of 5 bubbles threetigerboys, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Don't stay in the cabins”
 of 5 bubbles ErnieDigregioio, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Avoid this place”
 of 5 bubbles DC55_11, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
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