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400 S China Lake Boulevard
Ridgecrest, California 93555-4610
United States


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Hotel Overview

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Stay at this clean, friendly hotel in Ridgecrest, California offering free full breakfast, luxurious rooms, a fitness center; a Jacuzzi® and a non-heated swimming pool.

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The Best Western China Lake Inn takes great pride in offering attentive customer care to every guest traveling through Ridgecrest. Hotel guests will find it the perfect stopover when visiting nearby Death Valley National Park, Lake Isabella, and Red Rock Canyon. A true California Dessert Experience. Travelers often stay at China Lake Inn for a variety of activities including touring local ghost towns, whitewater rafting, fishing and hiking. Military personnel will be close to the China Lake Naval Weapons Center.

The hotel offers spacious guest rooms featuring all the right amenities including flat-screen cable television with HBO®, microwave and refrigerator, free wireless high-speed internet access. A complimentary grab and go breakfast is available each morning. Additional hotel amenities include an outdoor swimming pool, Jacuzzi®, fitness room, meeting room, business services and free parking. Enjoy your stay.

Hotel Amenities

Because We CareSM

Cleaning Standards

Industry-Leading Cleaning Standards

Modified Breakfast

Modified Breakfast Service & Selections (varies by hotel)

Low Rate Guarantee

Low Rate Guarantee

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets not accepted
Child Policy
Children 13 And Under Are Free In Room With One Paying Adult In Existing Bedding.


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Nearby Attractions


  • 2.75 mile(s) from China Lake NAWS, The main gate to the base entrance is approximately 2.75 miles from motel.
  • 2 mile(s) from Golf Course, The Golf Course is located on China Lake Naval Air Weapons Section. You do need to be sponsored on the base.
  • 1.5 mile(s) from Maturango Museum
  • 3.5 mile(s) from US Naval Museum, US Naval Museum of Armament and Technology is located on China Lake Naval Air Weapons Section.
  • 1 mile(s) from downtown Ridgecrest, and close to all major shops and restaurants
  • 10 mile(s) from Petroglyphs, The Petroglyphs are native pictures. They are located on the base. You must be sponsored by Maturango Museum.
  • 60 mile(s) from Death Valley Nat'l Park, Many places to visit. See the park in 4.5 hours or 2.5 days.
  • 25 mile(s) from Trona Pinacles, Located on highway 178 outside Trona CA. These are natural land formations. You can see them on your way to Death Valley.
  • 30 mile(s) from Red Rock Canyon Park
  • 45 mile(s) from Death Valley Nationl Park
  • 45 mile(s) from Lake Isabella area, The area offers fishing, hiking and boating.
  • 45 mile(s) from White Water Rafting, There are many companies offering this service in the Lake Isabella area.


  • .1 mile(s) from Kristy's Family Diner, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
  • .25 mile(s) from Denny's Restaurant, Coffee Shop, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
  • .25 mile(s) from Mon Reve, Full Service, French, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, French
  • 2.0 mile(s) from Tokyo House, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Cook your meal in front of you. Fresh Sushi
  • 2 mile(s) from Casa Corona, Bar/Lounge, Mexican, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Mexican
  • 2 mile(s) from Casey's Steaks and BBQ, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
  • 2.25 mile(s) from XIN Bowl, Fast Food, Chinese, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Offers different and unusual Asian foods and Fresh Sushi
  • 2.5 mile(s) from Lugo's Grill, Coffee Shop, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
  • 2.5 mile(s) from Grape Leaf, Full Service, Mediterranean, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
  • 2.75 mile(s) from Pizza Factory, Fast Food, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
  • .25 mile(s) from Carl's Jr, Fast Food, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,

Nearby Cities

  • 10 mile(s) from Inyokern
  • 120 mile(s) from Bishop CA
  • 60 mile(s) from Lone Pine CA
  • 45 mile(s) from Mojave
  • 80 mile(s) from Lancaster CA
  • 50 mile(s) from Kernville
  • 50 mile(s) from Lake Isabella CA
  • 130 mile(s) from Furnace Creek CA
  • 130 mile(s) from Bakersfield CA


  • 12 mile(s) from Inyokern Airport
  • 150 mile(s) from Los Angeles International Airport