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    Benbow Historic Inn

    445 Lake Benbow Dr, Garberville, CA 95542-3616
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    • Excellent56%
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    “terrace room” (40 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 695 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    I don't understand why there were negative reviews for this property . This is a wonderful historic hotel full of gorgeous antiques and beautiful woodwork. Yes, they are under construction but that didn't hinder anything we needed. Our room was newly done over. The bed...More

    Thank Howard E
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    we were very unhappy with the professionalism of two members of staff However the owner, John Porter, is the reason I've decided to write this review as he was concerned to hear of our experience, listened to our complaint, didn't try to duck the issue...More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I stayed 3 nights in one of the small queen bed rooms. Perfect size for 1, air conditioning during an incredible heat wave worked great! I love historic hotels and thoroughly enjoyed my stay here, even with the construction. A couple of points of improvement...More

    Thank Deb B
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Old, musty, not even close as advertised. No air conditioning, had to use a floor fan. Does not have a pool on premises, you have to walk to nearby campground. No parking at all and get ready to carry your luggage up 4 flights of...More

    Thank Bill S
    Response from PortNo_California, Owner at Benbow Historic InnResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Bill: Thank you for your review we appreciate everyone's opinion regarding Benbow Historic Inn. As you noticed and explained on our web page we are constructing a new wing of this historic iconic property that has served the traveling public for over 90 years....More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We have been coming to this historic Benbow Inn since 1972. It was the first vacation we took as a young married couple It has always been a relaxing unique respite. The renovation has taken a long while because it is a landmark historic sight...More

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    Best Western Plus Humboldt House Inn
    909 reviews
    #2 of 5 hotels in Garberville
     
    The Shelter Cove Oceanfront Inn
    127 reviews
    #2 of 3 B&Bs / Inns in Shelter Cove
     
    Humboldt Redwoods Inn
    68 reviews
    #1 of 1 B&Bs / Inns in Garberville
     
    Dean Creek Resort
    58 reviews
    #1 of 1 Speciality lodging in Redway
     
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    • US$192 - US$412 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Maxine J
    14 January 2017|
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    Response from BenbowRep | Property representative |
    The new building with the elevator and 3 ADA guest suites is expected to be finished mid-July 2017. At this time, there is no way to get into the building without at least a few steps. However, that will all change in July... More
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    13 February 2016|
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    Response from abearfellow | Reviewed this property |
    hi. if you have questions about the hotel, the staff is extremely friendly and helpful - most of them live in the area. i would email them directly. if you have questions about the area, there is the garberville... More
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    3 September 2015|
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    Response from surfotog | Reviewed this property |
    The Eel river is REALLY low right now. Check in is 3PM but we were able to get in around 12:30. Hope this helps
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    "The newer additions are lovely with a private patio. Our room was 105."
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    "103 if your traveling with a pet for sure. Great room and super location on the terrace side overlooking the..."
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    "Most standard rooms are very "cozy." Probably worth splurging or negotiating for one of their..."
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    "We were in 'Allegria'. Door to private terrace!!"
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