This charming one bedroom, one bath, 700 square foot cottage is one of Kernville's
best- kept secrets in lodging accommodations here in Kernville, CA
Private yet located within walking distance to stores and popular restaurants such as the Kern River Brewing Company you have the best of both worlds. With a fully equipped kitchen, private patios & a propane grill you can choose to stay in and prepare a meal or dine out at any one of the restaurants located nearby. The cottage has a drop down sun room off of the living area that has a trundle bed / two singles. Although it is ideal for a perfect romantic get-away it is also a nice rental for a family with children. The sun room looks off towards the north where spectacular views of the mountains and a bend of the Kern River beckon you to join them.
Hiking, fishing, river rafting, mountain biking, snowboarding and boating all are available here in the Kern River Valley.
The town of Kernville is a mountainous community rich in western culture and history. Throughout the year we hold events and festivities such as Whiskey Flat Days, Kernville Stampede, and the Fat Tire Festival to name just a few.
Shopping here is fun and the town is filled with Antiques shops, galleries, museums, and we even have our own Brewery!
With much to do for everyone in the family, Kernville is a great place to hold a family reunion, group gatherings, wedding parties or corporate event. The "Riverbend" cottage is one of five rentals on the property. The layout of these rentals retain privacy from one another but can also be a nice way to vacation with friends or family.
Our friendly reservations manager will be happy to answer any questions you may have to ensure your trip to Kernville is a wonderful experience.
To keep our rates affordable we ask each guests to leave the cottages as they found them. The kitchens, barbeques and patio areas must be cleaned before departure. No extra cleaning or security deposits are required, however, if the rental is not left as found additional charges will be placed on the credit card given at the time of reservation. Additional fees will also apply if there are damages, excessive trash, for the disruption of other guest etc. We have found that most of our guests are happy to comply with the house rules and therefore we have only rarely had to apply additional charges.
Additional fees may apply:
- Kern County Bed Tax | 6% of rent | transient bed tax
Property physical address is 13516 Sierra Way, Kernville, CA
The Riverbend Cottage is one of five rentals on the Sierra Gateway Property. It is private, clean, spacious and a detached unit. Bull Pines, shade trees, rose gardens, shrubs and flowers line the walkways around three of the rental.
You are 1/4 of a mile from the Kern River and approx. 5 miles from the nearest boat launching area on Lake Isabella. Although very secluded you are still within walking distance to James Sierra Gateway Market for all your grocery needs. Primo's Liquor and Deli is across the street as is Ewing's Steak House on the Kern River.
Just down the street is Kernville's very own brewery, the Kern River Brewery where all beers sold are made right there at the restaurant.
17 miles up the Kern River is the ever-popular McNally's Steak house where while enjoying the river views you can walk across the river by a historic bridge while enjoying a beverage and waiting for your table. Excellent food! McNally's is a favorite to most of Kernville's regular visitors and the residents.
Travel up the river about another 1/2 hour and you could take a walk through the "Trail of 100 Giants." This grove of giant redwood trees is one of the oldest and largest living and a spectacular well managed trail makes it accessible to all ages.
For all you outdoorsmen and women there are local business that offer guided tours for fishing, rafting, kayaking, canoeing and bicycling.