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    Clair Tappaan Lodge

    19940 Donner Pass Road, P.O. Box 36, Norden, CA 95724
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    Overview
    • Excellent36%
    • Very good45%
    • Average13%
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    “sierra club” (12 reviews)
    “bunk rooms” (2 reviews)
    “hot tub” (12 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Hot Tub
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    Ski-In / Ski-Out
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    1 - 5 of 30 reviews

    Reviewed 17 August 2017

    Loved our stay at Clair Tappaan Lodge! The staff are so friendly, helpful, and welcoming, the food is homey and amazing (thanks Denny and Peter!), the setting is stunning, and the grand, historic lodge is rustic and comfortable. The lodge is full of cozy nooks...More

    1  Thank piffen
    Reviewed 30 July 2016

    This is a hostel-like lodge run by the Sierra Club. Very basic, shared rooms, or small "cubicles" for singles or couples, are available. Bathrooms are shared. Dinner and breakfast are in a rustically decorated dining room with long wooden tables with benches for seating; food...More

    Thank Paola2nd
    Reviewed 13 July 2016

    First time here with the Sierra Club Wilderness Outdoor Weekend and it was a BLAST! This is def dorm/simple style living but the point is to go hang out in the common areas which are great! And love that food is all inclusive. (BYOB too!)...More

    Thank angelginawu
    Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

    My husband and I are hiking the PCT and because of snow issues we had to change our reservations 3 times! They were so accommodating! We were greeted by a wonderful staff and they even offered us dinner but we had to decline because we...More

    Thank Carol Z
    Reviewed 26 February 2016

    It's been 5 years or so since we last stayed at Clair Tappaan and in that time it has lost some of its Hobbit like charm. The cubicles are small, but perfect for Hobbit sized folk like myself and my partner. Like others have stated,...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Breakfast included
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Things to do
    • Hot Tub
    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • US$ 55 - US$ 65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 145
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    • California >
    • Norden
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    Room Tips
    "Rooms are small with bunks. Very comfy, for sleeping only (not for hanging about and reading)"
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    "Do not choose cubicle #16 unless you like a lot of heat and noise."
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    "The cubbies are small, but if you really only sleep there, you'll be okay. If you're in a dorm..."
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    "do not get a cubicle"
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