"The hospitality & breakfasts were wonderful !"- Nic & Erica
"We had such a
relaxing time"- Angela & William
Located just 20 minutes to
Lassen Volcanic National Park
Stay at one of the closest hotels at Lassen Volcanic National Park at the historic St. Bernard Lodge
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.
Why Stay With Us?
- 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
- Convenient location for visiting Lassen Volcanic National Park
Conditions after the DIXIE FIRE
St. Bernard Lodge was very fortunate to have limited damage to our property. The lodge is fine, we did have some damage to trees and out buildings.
Lassen Volcanic National Park had some damage. Please visit their website for current updates as the season progresses.
Lake Almanor will be fully open for the 2022 season.
If you would like specifc details on conditions, trails, travel times between locations please feel free to call the lodge directly. 530-736-6188
Area Driving Guides
Changes Due to COVID
We are limiting guests to 14 or less guests at this time.
The reservation system will not allow more than 2 guests to a room at this time, to make sure we are limiting the total number of guests on a given night. If you wish to have additional guests in a room you must call the lodge for a reservation.
Also due to Covid the reservation system is only accepting 2 night stays. If you need a one night stay please call the lodge directly 530-736-6188 and depending on availabilty we nay be able to help.
If you need any additional information regarding current policies at the lodge please call.
Due to both limiting the number of guests in the lodge for your safety and comfort and drastic increase in food costs we have been forced to raise rooms rates. We aplogize for this and hope you consider the value you are receiving with our full breakfast included with your stay.
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.