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Cottages on River Road

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Houston, Texas, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Suzie was great! We arrived early with one in party not feeling well. She help get our cabin ready and offered a restaurant for me. Cabin was nice and clean with small frig., coffee maker, and microwave. Had extra coffee in container. Cottages had S'mores cookout @ 8. Great pool that was shady in late afternoon and many used it... More 

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Peoria, Arizona
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61 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2015

Charming cottages right next to a busy highway, about 1 mile to Guerneville city center. We got a two bedroom cottage by the River Road. The rooms are small, but the beds are comfy. It was also warm, and they only have electric fans on full blast, and there's no air conditioning. The temperature cools down at night. The lady... More 

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1 Thank PantheraOnca
Charleston, South Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2015

Our stay at Cottages on River Road was a highlight of our mother/ daughter birthday celebration trip. From pre-planning to checkout, everything was perfect! My two daughters and I arrived at Cottages on River Road after a long day traveling from Charleston, SC. Immediately upon arrival, we felt refreshed. Our cottage #12 was comfortable, clean and perfect, including a front... More 

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Thank 35jillk
Rock Hill, South Carolina
2 reviews
Reviewed 30 July 2015

The room was small but comfortable. The breakfast above the quality expected. We did not take advantage of the amenities, but the guests seemed to be enjoying their wine around the outdoor fire. I also noticed many children, so The Cottages are child friendly. I would reccomend the Cottages.

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Oakland, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2015

My biggest gripe with the Cottages: the service. I arrived late at night, eager to kick off a very short, mid-week getaway. The receptionist started off the night by yelling at the night watchman because he hadn't started the registration process as soon as we walked in. Meanwhile, as the person who's actual job it was to greet guests, she... More 

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Frederick, Maryland, USA
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Reviewed 22 July 2015

We stayed one night mid-July, for $111 with tax. The cottages are easy to find, right on River Rd., and have beautifully landscaped grounds with cottages on either side, large pool, and fire pit. Adorable cottages!! We had #8, one of two cottages in our small building, and we shared a front deck, but we each had a small wrought... More 

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Ramona, California, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2015

We had booked a king bed studio cottage but the booking website had made an error and what they booked for us was actually a queen bed cottage. This was not the fault of the Cottages on River Road and they did not have a king available. We were disappointed because we are more comfortable on a king bed, but... More 

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3 Thank Susan L
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Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

This place was wonderful all around. They have great rooms. The grounds are very well maintained. I will definitely stay here again. The firepit was a big plus. There is plenty to see around the area. The continental breakfast was good and helped save a few bucks. It's rustic which was the best thing about it.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

My wife and I spent three wonderful nights at the Cottages. We were lucky enough to have stayed "at the top" (my phrase) of the main group of rooms. It was well worth the daily climb: complete privacy and seclusion with a lovely view. Even an outdoor shower. The suite was very nicely appointed. We loved the nightly "s'more fest"... More 

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16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2015

Yes, the dream jar was on the night stand with eye patches and ear plugs and night tea. The room had a mini bar, frig, wine glasses, small sink and Keurig coffee maker. The shower was decked out with luscious towels and toiletries. There is even a basket with Q-tips. The bed was comfortable. Each place is a cottage. At... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We offer our guests the chance to escape the ordinary and experience a unique hotel in a diverse and breathtaking destination. Whether it is canoeing on the river, biking the backroads, touring a world class winery, hiking the redwood forests or strolling along the beaches of Bodega Bay, you will return each evening to enjoy s’mores under a sky full of stars at Cottages on River Road. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cottages on River Road

Address: 14880 River Rd, Guerneville, CA 95446-9279 (Formerly River Village Resort & Spa)
Region: United States > California > Sonoma County > Guerneville
Price Range: RM382 - RM716 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Cottages on River Road 2.5*
Number of rooms: 19
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Cottages On River Road Hotel Guerneville
Cottages On River Road Guerneville, CA - Sonoma County
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