Fourteen distinctly different guest rooms, the swing on the porch, the unusual collection of antiques and attention to little details are all for the comfort of our guests. Whether you are staying with us while visiting the Lassen Volcaninc National Park, Lake Almanor or simply for little getaway; we welcome you to enoy our gardens and the porch with company, a beautiful lake and mountain views and the distant foraging of Canada geese.

              To help you greet the day, organic coffee or special tea can be served on request in the privacy of your room. Then, join us for a full breakfast featuring our Inn's specialties like gourmet omelets or our famous blueberry walnut pancakes. We welcome and invite you to share the special pleasures of this home and community.

              No matter which one of our fourteen bedrooms you choose, The Bidwell House is rated by AAA to ensure you comfort. Our Inn is also recommended by Frommer's Guide, Northern California Best Places guidebook, Lonely Planet guidebook, featured on KGO newstalk "On the go..."; and proud recipient of Tripadvisor 2013 "Award of Excellence".

              If you would like to check on availability or if you have any questions, please use our Request Form and we will get back to you as soon as possible, or you can Check Availability and make a Secure Reservation or order Gift Certificates on-line for your friends or family. You can also check current specials and weather forecast. Our average temperatures during summer season in Chester are high 82F and low 42F, with only about 0.25 inch of monthly precipitation; the temperatures in Lassen Volcanic National Park could be 5-10F less.

             All Rooms feature:
               Luxurious 500-count thread satin sheets
               UltraSoft plush spa-style towels
               Alarm clock with two USB charging ports for your mobile devices and line-in
               Collection of eco-friendly bath amenities
               Hair dryer
               Free high-speed wireless internet access
               Heater with individual room temperature controls
               Ceiling fan, wall fan and portable fans (there's no AC, our summer temperatures average about 82F during day and 42F during night)
               Available on request: crib, rollaway (for extra fee), iron/ironing board

             All rates include:
               Gourmet breakfast served in the historic dining room or Al Fresco on the patio
               House library with selection of movies on DVD, books, board games and puzzles
               Garden games: disc golf, bocce ball, badminton, tetherball, croquet
               Selection of coffees & teas, hot chocolate, freshly baked cookies and fruit available during day
               Afternoon sherry served by fireplace
Rose Room
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Rose Room
$135 - $220

                       King size pillow-top bed
                       Large two person walk-in shower
                       Wood burner
                       40' LCD TV with DVD player
                       Located upstairs

Meadow View
$135 - $220

            King size pillow-top bed
            Two person air tub with chromatherapy
            Walk-in Shower
            40' LCD TV with DVD player
            Located downstairs
Meadow View Room
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Robin's Roost
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Robin's Roost
$135 - $220

                       King size pillow-top bed
                       Two person air tub with chromatherapy
                       Walk-in Shower
                       40' LCD TV with DVD player
                       Located upstairs

Old Glory
$135 - $220

                       King size pillow-top bed
                       Jacuzzi tub
                       Walk-in Massage Shower
                       32' LCD TV with DVD player
                       Located upstairs
Old Glory Room
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Lassen Room
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Lassen Room
$125 - $210

                       King size pillow-top bed
                       Large Walk-in Massage Shower
                       40' LCD TV with DVD player
                       Located upstairs

Garden Room
$125 - $190

                       King size pillow-top bed
                       Clawfoot tub with shower
                       32' LCD TV with DVD player
                       Located upstairs
Garden Room
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Hunter's Glen
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Hunter's Glen
$125 - $190

                       King size pillow-top bed
                       Jacuzzi tub with hand-held shower
                       32' LCD TV with DVD player
                       Located downstairs

Annie's Room
$125 - $190

                       King size pillow-top bed
                       Jacuzzi tub with hand-held shower
                       32' LCD TV with DVD player
                       Located downstairs

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Hummingbird Room
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Hummingbird Room
$110 - $165

                       Queen size bed
                       Large walk-in shower
                       Handicapped Accessible
                       32' LCD TV with DVD player
                       Located downstairs

Aspen Room
$125 - $190

                       Two double beds
                       Clawfoot tub with shower
                       TV with DVD player
                       Located downstairs

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Bidwell Suite
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Bidwell Suite
$175 - $260

                       Master bedroom with King size pillow-top bed
                       Second bedroom with Queen size bed
                       Wood burner
                       Large walk-in shower
                       Hardwood floors & Antiques
                       Located upstairs in the historic part

Stover-McKenzie Cottage
$185 - $285

            Sleeps six - queen bed in separate bedroom, two twin beds and pull-out sofa in the living room
            Wood burner
            Southwestern style
            Fully equipped kitchen
            Bathroom with large walk-in shower
            40' LCD TV with DVD player in living room
            separate TV in bedroom
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MacKenzie A
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McKenzie Suite A
$80 - $115

                       Queen size bed
                       Shared bath
                       Hardwood floors & Antiques
                       Shared bathroom with walk-in shower and clawfoot tub (only McKenzie A and B share this bathroom)
                       Located upstairs in the historic part

McKenzie Suite B
$80 - $115

                       Queen size bed
                       Shared bath
                       Hardwood floors & Antiques
                       Shared bathroom with walk-in shower and clawfoot tub (only McKenzie A and B share this bathroom)
                       Located upstairs in the historic part
MacKenzie B
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The Bidwell House Policies

             Check-out time is 11:00 a.m., check-in time 3-6:00 p.m. Arrangements can be made in advance for late arrivals.
             Reservations can be made by phone or on-line any day. Valid credit card (Visa, MasterCard or Discover) required to guarantee your reservation. Valid credit card (Visa, MasterCard or Discover), full prepayment in cash or Gift Certificate issued by The Bidwell House (or combination of any above) is required at the check-in. We do not accept any third party gift certificates or gift cards.
             Due to our small size, cancellations affect us significantly and leave us little time to refill the space you have left. All cancellations are subject to minimum charge of $25. Cancellation made 7 days or less before arrival date will be charged for 1 night or 50% of reserved total (whichever is greater), unless room can be rebooked. 14 days cancellation notice is required for certain holidays, special events (including weddings) and group reservations (2 or more rooms). We do not give refunds in the event of airline cancellations, inclement weather, natural disasters or illness, nor do we give refunds on unused meals or early departures. If the highways are closed we will forward your credit to a future stay.
             We suggest the Stover-McKenzie Cottage or Bidwell Suite for families with kids. If you are travelling with children under 10, please inquire at the time of reservation whether the accommodations available are suitable for families with children, to ensure we are able to meet your needs and those of the other guests.
             We wish to provide our guest with a clean and fresh enviroment. Those who smoke must do so outside at designated area. A $250 cleaning fee will be charged for smoking indoors.
             We're sorry, we cannot accommodate pets. A $250 cleaning fee will be charged for pets in the room.
             The Bidwell House B&B Inn room rates: $80-$285 per night. 2-night minimum stay is required for all summer weekends, 3-night minimum stay is required for certain holidays and special events. Seasonal rates may vary. Rates are based on double occupancy (Stover-McKenzie Cottage and Bidwell Suite rate is based on quad occupancy). Rates include breakfast for two (Stover-McKenzie Cottage and Bidwell Suite rate includes breakfast for four). Each additional person is $20. All rates subject to applicable taxes. All rates subject to change without notice.
             The Bidwell House is proud to be a handicapped accesible Inn - all common areas, grounds and Hummingbird Room are wheelchair accesible.
             The Bidwell House is a favorite wedding destination, and our garden may be reserved for wedding party for some Saturdays or Sundays during June, July, August and September. Receptions are generally held between 11AM and 10PM, and we respect quiet hour after 10PM. If you have any concerns about event scheduled during your stay, please give us a call.


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