Stay at one of the closest hotels at Lassen Volcanic National Park at the historic St. Bernard Lodge

As of 8/13/2021 evacuation orders are in place from the Lake Almanor Basin and Mill Creek.  We will most likely have some smoke for the new few weeks.  Please visit the Lassen Volcanic National Park website for current air quality conditions.  Click on current conditions and scroll down to the SW visitor center webcam.  For additional details please call our cell phone directly at 530-736-6188

Video of lodge from 8/6

Escape to the Northern California wilderness at the historic St. Bernard Lodge, the perfect place to relax, unplug, and reconnect to the natural world that surrounds you. The St. Bernard Lodge is located on ten gorgeous acres just outside the small town of Chester.  The lodge is near Lassen Volcanic National Park, Lassen National Forest, Lake Almanor, the Pacific Crest Trail, and countless other outdoor treasures.

A beloved lodging stop for travelers since the 1920s, the St. Bernard Lodge is currently a popular international destination for visitors from all around the country and globe. The rustic charm of our warm, knotty-pine interiors and quaint rooms make the St. Bernard Lodge the ideal choice for your back-to-nature escape when you are visiting Lassen Volcanic National Park or Lake Almanor. The hotel happens to be a great stop when traveling the Volcanic Legacy Scenic ByWay between Crater Lake and Lassen Park.

Couples, families, groups, and individuals will all feel right at home at our warm and welcoming bed & breakfast. Envision yourself relaxing in our tavern or outside on the patio with views of snow-capped mountains. St. Bernard Lodge is an unquie Bed and Breakfast, not only do we provide a hearty breakfast, arrangements can be made for dinner or evennig cocktails.

Our friendly and knowledgeable hotel staff is here to help with all planning stages of your trip, both before and during your stay. We are experts on the area and we will do whatever we can to ensure your trip is smooth, memorable, and fun. Whether you come to explore the great outdoors or simply step away from the stresses of modern life, we are here to make sure your stay at the St. Bernard Lodge is one you will never forget

  • "The hospitality & breakfasts were wonderful !"

    - Nic & Erica
  • "We had such a
    relaxing time"

    - Angela & William
  • Located just 20 minutes to
    Lassen Volcanic National Park

Why Stay With Us?

  • Free WiFi
  • Free Parking/ parking available for trailers/boats
  • Central Air conditioning 
  • Full Breakfast served between 8 am – 9:30 am
  • Dinner available on site with advanced dinner reservation and order
  • Comphy Sheets
  • Robes
  • Convenient location for visiting Lassen Volcanic National Park

Area Driving Guides


Updated Cancellation Policies for Bookings made prior to March 31, 2021

We are waiving cancellation fees for all reservations made prior to March 31, 2021 and cancelled by June 1st, 2021. This is to help you make plans now during these uncertain times.  

This change is being made to give you the peace of mind and flexibility needed when planning and making future travel plans.  We fully understand concerns you may have during this time regarding  vacations and travel.

 We are limiting guests to 14 or less.  The reservation system will not allow more than 2 guests to a room at this time.  If you wish to have additional guests in a room you must call the lodge for a reservation.  

If you need any additional information regarding current policies at the lodge please call.

From Our Vacation Guide to Lassen National Park Blog

Location, Location, Location...

The lodge is a convenient location if you are planning on visiting more than one area of the park.  It is an easy 20-minute drive to the south west entrance, 15 minutes to Lake Almanor, one hour to Drakesbad, Juniper Lake or Cinder Cone.

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