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    Benbow Historic Inn

    445 Lake Benbow Dr, Garberville, CA 95542-3616
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    • Excellent56%
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    “scones” (81 reviews)
    “terrace room” (40 reviews)
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    Reviewed 24 September 2014

    This made our 3rd stay at the Benbow Inn and in the past it was so pleasant to see the beautiful Eel River right outside the door. However, with the drought, it has dried up in this area, so was sad to not see it....More

    Thank judyhobbes
    Response from DOSMManager, Director of Sales at Benbow Historic InnResponded 1 October 2014

    Dear Judy, Thank you for staying and dining with us - and of course for taking the time to write your review. Now that summer is behind us, our summer music series featuring Paco Martin & Chris Brannan has come to an end. We are...More

    Reviewed 23 September 2014

    I stayed at the Benbow Inn as a child back in the 70s and had not been back since but the romantic old Tudor style hotel captured my imagination and I'd always wanted to return. I got my chance this past Saturday and it was...More

    1  Thank dontBhatin
    Response from DOSMManager, Director of Sales at Benbow Historic InnResponded 1 October 2014

    Dear dontBhatin, We sincerely appreciate your review and were delighted that you enjoyed your stay after a "few" years had passed. Chef Dustin really enjoys chatting with our guests and his charming wife, Jennifer (our sous & pastry chef) creates in my humble opinion, one...More

    Reviewed 14 September 2014

    This was our 2nd visit on our trip thought California. Every bit as good as last year. Excellent room, very clean and quiet. Had dinner on terrace to the sound of guitars, food was wonderful. A great place to break your journey.

    Thank Jethen
    Response from DOSMManager, Director of Sales at Benbow Historic InnResponded 17 September 2014

    Dear Jethen, Thanks for the great review. It's always nice to hear positive comments, and it's especially gratifying to share our guest's experience with our staff. We hope you will return to our Historic Inn when your travels bring you back to the redwoods.

    Reviewed 13 September 2014

    .....not quite as nice. The Lake is gone, the room was small, the wifi off more than on. The afternoon tea was still a part of the stay as it was on our honeymoon. However, the oatmeal scones were gone, just gone. My support pet...More

    Thank 55chauncey
    Response from DOSMManager, Director of Sales at Benbow Historic InnResponded 17 September 2014

    Dear 55chauncey, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We appreciate that you returned to Benbow after the passage of 25 years. It appears we fell short on your expectations and for that, we apologise. Our room sizes have not changed in our 88-year...More

    Reviewed 11 September 2014

    We just return from a two night stay at the Benbow Inn. We have been there a number of times before and I really was looking forward to taking my husband for his birthday. I had called (rather than reserve on the internet) because I...More

    1  Thank qsmamo
    Response from DOSMManager, Director of Sales at Benbow Historic InnResponded 17 September 2014

    Dear qsmano, Thank you for taking the time to review our property. Your input and the feedback from all of our guests in very important to us. Please know that we always want to satisfy guest expectations to be met both at arrival and throughout...More

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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • US$209 - US$397 (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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    "We were in 'Allegria'. Door to private terrace!!"
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