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Vancouver, Washington
Reviewed 11 September 2016

After reading many reviews of the Inn, I tried to average all the reviews, and booked several nights at the Inn. It is a great location (outside of Idyllwild and all of its traffic) and in the photos, it looks very attractive. But for the cost per night, it could have been better maintained - and presented. The "new" owners...

2Thank Papuacragrat
Bethesda, Maryland
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Our family has travelled all over the world and is not high maintenance. That said, we were in unanimous agreement that this was the filthiest place we have ever stayed, even though it was far from the least expensive! We rented "Casa Romantica," and, within minutes of entering, were so overcome with the dust that, despite not having allergies, we...

1Thank L6posse
San Diego, California
Reviewed 21 March 2016

This is the only place we can rent one night without the extra cleaning charge (average $75 extra per stay). Our room was clean, well decorated, and even has a full kitchen! The Inn is located near the main road for convenience, yet it was very quiet at night. Gary and Marcie the new owners have excellent customer service skills...

1Thank Nhu T
San Diego, California
Reviewed 28 January 2016

we have been visiting Idyllwild for about 20 years and have always stayed at the Fern Valley Inn. The Inn is quaint, the rooms are comfortable and the location is in good. Each room has its own personality. The website is descriptive for the rooms. There is new ownership and they are very accommodating.

2Thank Fred M
South Bend, Washington
Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights in a rustic little cabin at Fern Valley Inn. Cute little cabins. Clean and cosy. Nothing fancy, but very nice with a fireplace and some nice touches like wine glasses in the rooms. The owner was very nice. The price was better than we expected. Nice little gazebo outside. We had our lunch out there and...

2Thank Penny B
Los Angeles
Reviewed 5 October 2015

I am not one to write negative reviews but I can't keep quiet about my experience at the Fern Valley Inn. I was up in Idyllwild for a friend's wedding that was scheduled to start at 4pm. and stopped by earlier in the day to find out when I might be able to check in. Perry ( who someone else...

7Thank shelbylee
Hemet, CA
Reviewed 9 July 2015

I left a rave review last year. Since then, it's completely lost it's "charm". We stayed two unsatisfactory nights in Cottage #6 - Willow Tree. 1) Under Construction - We were not made aware of until check-in. There were dangerous ditches and caution tape everywhere. 2) Pool closed - The website was since updated, but when we made our reservations...

1Thank SereneEcho
San Diego, CA
Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

Looking for a reasonable no-fuss getaway within two hours of your home? Need the peace and quiet of a little mountain hideaway without being too hidden? Come idle awhile at the Fern Valley Inn in Idyllwild. The FVI allows one night stays on a Friday or Saturday! That suited our needs. The property/grounds are a bit chewed up right now...

Thank Phoebe_McKeasley
Reviewed 9 June 2015

So many problems with the room that we didn't want to stay the 2nd night. First impression was a dirty porch & chairs plus a screen door that wouldn't close because the porch carpet was torn & blocking the door jam. Entered the room & walked to the bathroom with the floors creaking then stepped in a huge depression where...

Thank FitnessX3
California Desert, California
Reviewed 18 December 2014

I have stayed here many times. Good location, good price, very old but clean. Nice to have the kitchen. The Inn is owned and operated by a couple, Gary and Perry. Gary is a very nice sweet older gentleman and Perry is a grumpy, unhappy, sour old man. I used to check in early every time (if the room was...

2Thank 01TravelinMan

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the beautiful mountains above Palm Springs, we offer 10 cabins/rooms for a quiet get-away from the busy city life. Come to Idyllwild to Idle a while in our mountain retreat. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fern Valley Inn

Address: 25240 Fern Valley Road, PO Box 116, Idyllwild, CA 92459
Region: United States > California > Idyllwild
Price Range: ₹ 5,171 - ₹ 8,080 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Fern Valley Hotel Idyllwild
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“Best tip for a good room is to go elsewhere!”
L6posse, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are good as far as we know”
881nhut, 20 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay here.”
SereneEcho, 8 Jul 2015 | Read review
“If you choose to stay, and I don't recommend it, avoid cottage 8.”
FitnessX3, 8 Jun 2015 | Read review
“If you are hikers or early risers, by all means get Cabin 5. It gets hot in summer because of Western exposure but there is powerful fan. Plug is up near window!”
857MS, 10 Aug 2014 | Read review
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