Father’s Heart Lodge

Father's Heart Lodge in Crowley Lake CA

Father's Heart Lodge is a beautiful place of refuge for pastors, missionaries, vacationers, and travelers who are in need of refreshing both spiritually and physically.

We hope you will come enjoy a getaway here in the incredible Eastern Sierra Nevada Mountains!

Father's Heart Lodge is also available for church groups and men's and women's retreats.

If you are interested in booking the Father's Heart Lodge, you can read the specifics on rates and guest information below.  We look forward to helping you with your reservation!

We recommend booking early to ensure you get the dates you want!

All reservations can be made online

by emailing Heather at:

 

Description of Units

Units 1 and 3 are dorm-style rooms for individuals or groups. Each unit provides: a sleeping quarters with six built-in twin bunk beds, plus two extra twin mattresses; one bathroom with two showers and private toilet; one kitchenette adjacent to a small sitting room. (Unit 1 is handicap accessible.)

Unit 2 (Community Room) provides a full kitchen with dishwasher, utensils, dishes, coffee makers, pots & pans and a bathroom with toilet, sink, and shower. The living area has a large dining table, 3 long couches, two couch chairs, coffee table, TV, DVD&VHS players, a baby grand piano, a pool table, and extra fold-up chairs. Guests staying in Units 1&3 may request access to Unit 2.

Unit 4 is the upstairs left unit and provides 2 bedrooms with one queen bed in each bedroom; 1 full bathroom, and a full kitchen with stove, oven, refrigerator.  It comes stocked with utensils, dishes, coffee maker, teapot, toaster, pots and pans and a microwave.  This unit sleeps 5 people maximum.  (Guests must request an additional twin mattress upon making their reservation).  This unit also has a living room area with a Smart TV, couch and coffee table.

Unit 5 is the larger, upstairs middle unit and provides: two bedrooms; kitchen with utensils, dishes, coffee maker, pots and pans; and one full bathroom. Each bedroom has 1 queen bed in it. This unit has a larger lounge area with two couches, and a TV with DVD player. There is also a dining table with 6 chairs.

Unit 6 is the upstairs right unit and provides: two bedrooms; a kitchen with utensils, dishes, coffee maker, pots and pans; and one full bathroom. One bedroom has a queen bed, while the other room has 2 twin bunk beds. This unit has a small lounge area with one couch, a recliner, and a TV with DVD player. The kitchen counter has four stools for seating/meals.

*Payment is due at the time of booking in order for us to make and hold your reservation.

 

*FHL Cancellation Policy:  Guests may receive a full refund if they cancel within 48 hours of booking and at least 14 days prior to the listing's local check-in time.  After the initial 48 hours, guests are only entitled to a 50% refund regardless of how far the check-in date is.

*LOST KEY FEE IS $25.00 PLEASE MAKE SURE TO RETURN KEY BEFORE DEPARTURE.

Rates & Fees

Unit 1 - $35.00/night per guest, plus one time cleaning fee of $50.00* - minimum $100.00 per night when less than 6 people.

Unit 2 - (Community Room & Kitchen (no overnight guests) $100.00 one time fee for access to the community room during your stay, plus one time cleaning fee of $50.00*

Unit 3 - Bunk Unit - $35.00/night per guest, plus one time cleaning fee of $50.00* - minimum $100.00 per night when less than 6 people.

Unit 4 - $135/night, plus one time cleaning fee of $50.00

Unit 5 - (single family- larger unit) - $150.00/night, plus one time cleaning fee of $50.00* 

Unit 6 (single family) - $135.00/night, plus one time cleaning fee of $50.00*

*This is a one-time, per visit, fee for use/maintenance/cleaning.

For groups renting Units 1,2,3,4,5 & 6, our Maximum Occupancy is 31 guests, and the rate is $35/night per guest, plus the maintenance/cleaning fees of each unit used. 

**We request up to a $250.00 deposit, in order to secure a retreat date (booking the whole lodge).

To make a reservation at Father's Heart Lodge, PLEASE EMAIL us at:

In order to honor and uphold the Spirit, the sanctity, and the serenity of the Father’s Heart Lodge, we ask that all guests please respect and follow some important guidelines.  Please refer to our FHL GUEST POLICIES tab from the above menu. Thank you so much.  

Unit #1

Unit 1

Units 1 is $35.00/per person per night plus a one time cleaning fee of $50.00 (minimum of $100.00/per night minimum if less than 6 people); it is a downstairs bunk-style unit with six, built-in, twin bunk beds, plus two extra twin mattresses; one bathroom with two showers and 2 sinks, a private toilet; one kitchenette adjacent to a living room area. (Unit 1 is handicap accessible.) 

Unit #2 - Community Room & Kitchen

The Community Room (Unit 2) is located downstairs in the middle.  It is $100.00 one time fee plus a one time $50.00 cleaning fee to use this room during your stay.  It provides a full kitchen with a large refrigerator, dishwasher, utensils, dishes, coffee makers, pots & pans and a bathroom with toilet, sink, and shower. The living area has a large dining table, 4 couches, coffee table, TV, DVD & VHS players, a baby grand piano, and a pool table. Guests staying in Units 1 & 3 may request access to Unit 2.

Unit #3

Unit 3

Unit 3 is $35.00/per person per night plus $50.00 one time cleaning fee.  (There is a minimum flat rate of $100.00 a night for less than 6 guests).  This is a downstairs, dorm-style room with six, built-in, twin bunk beds.  It provides 1 full bathroom with a private toilet, 2 showers,  and 2 sinks.  It also has a kitchenette with a mini fridge, microwave, toaster oven, and coffee maker.  It has a living room area with chairs and a TV.

Unit #4

Unit #4:  This unit is $135.00 per night plus a one time cleaning fee of $50.00 and is located upstairs on the left side of the lodge.  It has 2 bedrooms with 1 queen bed in each room, 1 full bath, and a full kitchen.  (Max. # of people is 5).

Unit #5

Unit #5

Unit #5 is the larger, upstairs, middle unit and is $150.00/per night plus $50.00 one time cleaning fee.  It provides: two bedrooms; (bedroom one has a queen bed and bedroom two has 2 twin beds) and one full bathroom; it also provides a large kitchen and dining area.  The kitchen includes utensils, refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave, dishes, coffee maker, pots and pans.  This unit has a larger lounge area with two couches, and a Smart TV with DVD player.
Unit #6

Unit #6 is $135.00/per night plus a $50.00 one time cleaning fee.  It is the upstairs right side unit and provides: two bedrooms; a kitchen with utensils, dishes, coffee maker, pots and pans; and one full bathroom. One bedroom has a queen bed, while the other room has 2 twin bunk beds. This unit has a lounge area with a couch and loveseat, and a TV with DVD player. The kitchen counter has four stools for seating/meals.

FHL GUEST POLICIES

“NO SMOKING” and “NO PETS”, in or around all of our guest units.
Father’s Heart Lodge is a “DRY Campus”.

**Church on the Mountain and Father's Heart Lodge are not responsible for guests items that are lost, stolen, or forgotten.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

*There is a one time fee of $50.00 dollars for any keys that are lost or not returned when guests leave. 

  • No guests may sleep overnight in FHL’s Unit#2.
  • Unmarried, co-ed guests must stay in separate units.
  • From 8:00PM to 8:00AM, we ask that our guests keep the noise level down for guests, residents & neighborhood families.
  • From 10:00PM to 6:00AM, we ask that our guests not be loitering/talking outside the building, on FHL property. 
  • A family resides in the house on the property so we ask that you respect our noise policies also for this reason.
  • Parking is Free

Other things you might like to know:
Check-IN time:  4:00 PM
Check-OUT time: 10:00 AM

If you would like a later check-out time, please contact us at

Linen&Terry: We request that groups bring their own linen and terry to bring down our own operating costs. Linen and terry may be requested for your stay, at an additional cost. Bedding: Please take only the USED sheets/pillow cases off the beds and put in a pile on the floor. Do not mix bedding with wet/used towels. Only remove the mattress covers that have been used. Please leave UN-USED mattress covers and sheets on bed, or fold and return to closet. Please fold and return blankets/comforters to closets.

Towels: Please put only USED towels in a pile on the floor. Remember, do not mix the used sheets with the used towels. Please fold and return UN-USED towels to closet.
Laundry: The washer/dryer units on-site are not available for guest use.
Heaters: Our units heat up quickly. Please turn the heater DOWN while you are away. Please make sure the heater is turned OFF before you check-out.
A/C: FHL does NOT have air conditioning, however some units have a portable fan.  A portable A/C window unit is available upon request if it is available.
Trash: There are large green trash bins inside the Pump house if you need to dispose of the trash in your unit. Curbside trash pick-up is at 8:00am on Fridays.  DO NOT LEAVE ANY FOOD IN YOUR CAR.
Dishes: Make sure you wash any dirty dishes. If you used the dishwasher, please make sure it is emptied and all dishes are put away.
Recycling: We do not have curbside recycling, but there is recycling at the Crowley Lake General Store. You can take your glass, plastic and aluminum recyclables to the bins located at the front of the store.
General Store: (760) 935-4666. The Crowley Lake General Store is family owned and operated. They may have what you need. They also have fresh breads, pizza, breakfast burritos, croissants, frozen yogurt, salads, dinners and desserts, all made at the store. They even can cater your group/family meal, but call ahead!
Cell phones: There is ONLY Verizon cell phone coverage in Crowley Lake.
Internet: There is Wi-Fi available at FHL.  
TV: There is a TV in every room, but no cable or local channels. Units have VHS or DVD players. Community Room/Unit 2. The community room is open to all units, unless it has been privately reserved. No guests may stay overnight in this unit.
Keys: You will pick up your key inside the unit or lock box.  If your unit has a key code for the keypad you will be sent that information upon making your reservation.
Parking: If it snows, it is crucial that your car be moved so that the snow removal service has access to the lot. It is a seasonal hazard if the lot does not get plowed properly.
Directions: From the South: Take 395N, about 30 miles after Bishop. Exit Crowley Lake/Hilton Creek. Turn Left off of the on-ramp onto South Landing Road. After about a mile, turn Right at the stop sign onto Crowley Lake Drive. Make another Right turn at the second street, Aspen Terrace, and then make an immediate Left (after 25 yards) into our parking lot. (FHL & Parsonage are the first 2 buildings on the Left of Aspen Terrace.)

Winter Weather: It is the law that all vehicles carry chains even if your car is 4 wheel-drive. Also, when it is snowing the speed limit is 35 mph.

Address: 35 Aspen Terrace, Crowley Lake, CA 93546 

We want to kindly remind our FHL guests to please leave all the units clean and tidy, before they depart, as Father's Heart Lodge is not a hotel, but a Ministry of Church on the Mountain.

Thank you very much for your understanding in this matter and returning the honor and respect to Church on the Mountain for its generosity in offering Father's Heart Lodge as a refreshing retreat to our guests!

We hope you enjoy your stay at the Father’s Heart Lodge! 

Email us for reservations and information on availability at:  

​Church on the Mountain's Office:
760-935-4272

Directions

DRIVING DIRECTIONS from SOUTH to Father's Heart Lodge in Crowley Lake, CA:

  • Travel on Highway 395 NORTH-bound.
  • Exit Crowley Lake/Hilton Creek.
  • Turn LEFT at top of bridge onto South Landing Drive (Crowley Lake will be to your RIGHT.)
  • You will pass Crowley Lake General Store/Shell Gas Station on Left & Church on the Mountain on Left.
  • Turn RIGHT at Stop Sign onto Crowley Lake Drive.
  • Turn RIGHT at Second Street onto Aspen Terrace (it is a loop).
  • Turn LEFT into First Driveway/Parking Lot with two brown wood buildings with green metal roofs.
  • Arrive at FHL--35 Aspen Terrace, Crowley Lake, CA 93546
  • From the parking lot:  Father's Heart Lodge is on your left with the six separate units and the green metal roof. The house on the right is the Parsonage of Church on the Mountain. (Please do not block their garage/driveway.)

DRIVING DIRECTIONS from NORTH to Father's Heart Lodge in Crowley Lake, CA:

  • Travel on Highway 395 SOUTH-bound.
  • Exit Crowley Lake/Hilton Creek.
  • Turn RIGHT at top of bridge onto South Landing Drive (Crowley Lake will be to your LEFT.)
  • You will pass Crowley Lake General Store/Shell Gas Station on Left & Church on the Mountain on Left.
  • Turn RIGHT at Stop Sign onto Crowley Lake Drive.
  • Turn RIGHT at Second Street onto Aspen Terrace (it is a loop).
  • Turn LEFT into First Driveway/Parking Lot with two brown wood buildings with green metal roofs.
  • Arrive at FHL--35 Aspen Terrace, Crowley Lake, CA 93546
  • From the parking lot:  Father's Heart Lodge is on your left with the six separate units and the green metal roof. The house on the right is the Parsonage of Church on the Mountain. (Please do not block their garage/driveway.
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