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Independence Hotel - HST Discount

Postby jdub » Tue Nov 15, 2005 5:21 pm

FYI-

Anyone passing through the Independence area?

Stop by the Court House Motel, HST member recieve a discount.

My father-in-law recently (July 2005) purchased the Court House Motel in Independence, CA. http://www.395.com/courthousemotel/

I spoke with him last week and he agreed to give a "Hikers Discount" to member of HST. He has a lot of PCT through-hikers in the summer, who started the "Hikers Discount" and wants to keep a good thing going. You are also able to use the laundry ($3.00 a load), the BBQ facilities, and the Onion Valley Trailhead is only minutes away.

Just letting you know,

JDub



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Postby Buck Forester » Wed Nov 16, 2005 10:25 am

Cool! Thanks, this is nice to know! I love the town of Independence.
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Postby Skibum » Tue Nov 29, 2005 5:16 pm

Very cool, thank you :thumbsup:
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Courthouse Motel

Postby gdurkee » Sat Dec 03, 2005 8:36 pm

Hey, really good to know. Thank him for us. We've stayed there a number of times on our way in or out of Kearsarge. It's an OK motel, though you want the rooms away from the highway... .

And, while you're staying there in beautiful Independence, be sure to have dinner at The Still Life -- 3 doors south of the Post Office. Looks just like a storefront burger place, but is a truly outstanding French restaurant. Don't be in a hurry 'cause their new motto is "Still Waiting? Still Life" Really. But it's worth the wait. Get a bottle of wine and it doesn't matter.

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Re: Independence Hotel - HST Discount

Postby manuelrodriguez » Mon May 14, 2007 1:30 am

jdub wrote:FYI-

Anyone passing through the Independence area?

Stop by the Court House Motel, HST member recieve a discount.

My father-in-law recently (July 2005) purchased the Court House Motel in Independence, CA. http://www.395.com/courthousemotel/

I spoke with him last week and he agreed to give a "Hikers Discount" to member of HST. He has a lot of PCT through-hikers in the summer, who started the "Hikers Discount" and wants to keep a good thing going. You are also able to use the laundry ($3.00 a load), the BBQ facilities, and the Onion Valley Trailhead is only minutes away.

Just letting you know,

JDub


:D :nod: :D

sounds cool! thanks a lot!

:nod: :unibrow:
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Postby Baffman » Mon May 14, 2007 5:22 am

Is this still the case? I stayed there last January and spoke with the owner. It was a woman, but I can't remember her name. She said she had just bought the motel. Maybe jdub can clear this up.

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Postby jdub » Mon May 14, 2007 1:39 pm

Her name is Rosetta, she used to own the B&B next door. My father in law sold the Court House Inn to her this past fall. I am not sure if the discount still applies, but it should, she has been very friendly to hikers in the past.

I will investigate further and post back with more info.

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