Travel advisory

Please be aware of any coronavirus (COVID-19) travel advisories and review updates from the World Health Organization (WHO). Due to the unprecedented volume of travel disruptions, refunds may take up to 30 days to process.

Cortney Persiani on trover

Find Hotels in Lake Isabella

Search over 1 million properties and 550 airlines worldwide

Members save 10% more on select hotels, cars, activities and vacation rentals. Sign up.

Free cancellation on most hotels. Because flexibility matters.

Top 10 hotels in Lake Isabella

Beautiful Kernville Mountaintop Hideaway - 1.5 Miles to Downtown!
Get Rates
9.83 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (18 reviews)
Spacious and comfortable home

"As two families getting together with four kids we felt the home was spacious and comfortable, good location and some wonderful views. Beds were really comfortable. Kitchen was well stocked with pots and pans and everything you might need."…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Beautiful Kernville Mountaintop Hideaway - 1.5 Miles to Downtown!
Lake Front, River Rafting, Boating, Skiing
Relaxing Home for Families. 2 Minutes to Lake Isabella. Sleeps 6
Get Rates
3.79 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Very nice home

"Very clean and functional"…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

Relaxing Home for Families. 2 Minutes to Lake Isabella. Sleeps 6
Corral Creek Lodge
2.5 out of 5
15.5 Mile Mtn #99, HC 1 Box 89, Kernville, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$110
per night
Apr 12 - Apr 13
16.04 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (183 reviews)

"Beautiful location, river across the road with nice trail."…"

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2020

Corral Creek Lodge
Lake Isabella RV Resort
1.5 out of 5
11936 CA-178, Lake Isabella, CA
Free Cancellation
$60
per night
Apr 10 - Apr 11
3.54 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (29 reviews)

"Four point five stars out of Five stars. Great RV Renting Experience."…"

Reviewed on Jan 16, 2020

Lake Isabella RV Resort
Sequoia Lodge
2 out of 5
16123 Sierra Way, Kernville, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$129
per night
Apr 12 - Apr 13
11.15 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (159 reviews)
Love it

"Love this place. The chiminea and outdoor grills were the best part! Convenient to 100 giants ."…"

Reviewed on Nov 27, 2019

Sequoia Lodge
Barewood Inn and Suites
2 out of 5
7013 Wofford Blvd, Wofford Heights, CA
Get Rates
5.79 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (128 reviews)

"business trip, comfortable room, close to location"…"

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2020

Barewood Inn and Suites
Riverview Lodge
2 out of 5
2 Sirretta Street, Kernville, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$109
per night
Apr 12 - Apr 13
9.31 mi from city center
3.6/5Good! (258 reviews)
Cute & Quaint

"This is a quaint property in Kernville. The location is also great!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2019

Riverview Lodge
Piazza's Pine Cone Inn
2 out of 5
13383 Sierra Way, Kernville, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$130
per night
Apr 12 - Apr 13
9.48 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (100 reviews)

"Great little place to stay in Kernville Great rooms sttaff"…"

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2020

Piazza's Pine Cone Inn
Kernville Inn
2.5 out of 5
11042 Kernville Road, Kernville, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$84
per night
Apr 12 - Apr 13
9.25 mi from city center
4.2/5Very Good! (116 reviews)

"The Kern area is a hidden gem and Kernville Inn was a pleasant stay to get away from the city life"…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

Kernville Inn
Don't see what you're looking for?
See all available properties in Lake Isabella
View all properties
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Visiting Lake Isabella

Visitors to Lake Isabella are sure to find plenty to explore and enjoy. There are 17 hotels and other accommodations in the surrounding area. The closest major airport is in Bakersfield, CA (BFL-Meadows Field), 34.9 mi (56.1 km) from the city center. The next closest is in Inyokern, CA (IYK), 36.3 mi (58.5 km) away.

Sightseeing and Staying in Lake Isabella

Places to visit in the larger region include Kern Valley Golf Course, Kern River Valley Historical Society, and Kernville Chamber of Commerce. Additionally, you can explore the sights and enjoy the activities in the larger area.

As you plan your vacation to Lake Isabella, the best accommodation may not be in the city center but you'll find 14 hotels and other lodging options within the local area. Here are places to stay in the surrounding area:

  • Lake Isabella RV Resort is located 3.5 mi (5.7 km) from the heart of Lake Isabella. Guests who stay at this 2-star cabin in Kernville can enjoy access to an outdoor pool and free parking, along with free WiFi. Our customers like its helpful staff and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • The Kern Lodge is 9.5 mi (15.3 km) from the center of Lake Isabella. Guests who stay at this 2-star motel in Kernville can enjoy access to an outdoor pool and free parking, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and pool.
  • Piazza's Pine Cone Inn is 9.5 mi (15.3 km) from central Lake Isabella. This 2-star hotel in Kernville features free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its proximity to shopping and clean, comfortable rooms.

Dressing for Lake Isabella

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 68°F and the nighttime average to be 32°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 94°F during the day and 40°F at night
  • July through September averages 98°F during the day and 53°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 85°F during the day and 31°F at night
  • About 13.46 inches of rain falls on Lake Isabella each year
  • Hottest months are usually July and August with an average temperature of 95°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 33°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Lake Isabella?
Lakeview Motel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data. This property offers free WiFi and free parking. Other good choices for your trip include Lake Isabella RV Resort and Relaxing Home for Families. 2 Minutes to Lake Isabella. Sleeps 6.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Lake Isabella, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel room reservations are fully refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If your reservation is non-refundable, it may still be possible to cancel it and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to get the best deals available in Lake Isabella.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Lake Isabella?
For more details about changing or cancelling your trip to Lake Isabella, go to https://www.expedia.com/service/.
What's the best place to stay near Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)?
Hyatt Regency Los Angeles International Airport is a popular 4-star hotel featuring a restaurant and an outdoor pool. It’s located a short 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Los Angeles Intl. Airport. Other options close to the airport are La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham LAX and Crowne Plaza Los Angeles - International Airport.
What is staying in Lake Isabella like?
Travelers to Lake Isabella will find plenty to explore and enjoy. In Lake Isabella, there are 5 hotels and other accommodations to choose from.
What should I do while I'm visiting Lake Isabella?
A favorite place to visit in the city is Nuui Cunni Native American Intertribal Cultural Center and Museum. You’ll also find Kernville Chamber of Commerce and Kern River Valley Historical Society in the area.
What's the weather like in Lake Isabella?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 95°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 33°F. Average annual rainfall for Lake Isabella is 13.38 inches.

Recent reviews of Lake Isabella hotels

More trip options