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Blackbird Farm

18601 Van Zandt Resort Rd, PO Box 198, Philo, CA 95466
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
18 May 2013
“New ownership”
28 Aug 2012
“Best place In the universe!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!”
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed
Tennis Court
Shuttle Bus Service
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5 Nov6 Nov
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 19 May 2013

Reading the previous reviews of Highland Ranch, it sounds like the property has still retained it's magic and the new owners/staff are truly lovely, talented people. My husband and I were fortunate to be some of the first guests to Blackbird Farm under new ownership....More

10  Thank lucyolive
Reviewed 29 August 2012

Been going here forever! I absolutely would highly recommend it to anyone needing an oasis to relax have fun and best of all ride! Open all through the year I love it like my home. Everyone is friendly and happy. Caroline and George run this...More

5  Thank Margo M
Reviewed 14 May 2012

Do you want to feel like a very welcome guest in a beautiful setting? I could not have felt more special than I did for the three days and nights I spent at Highland Ranch. The food was great, the climate perfect, at about one...More

2  Thank Michael O
Reviewed 7 November 2011

My husband and I spent our anniversary being pampered. All we had to do was show up at the main house three times a day and we were fed incredible meals...we drank delicious wines and we participated in engaging conversations....Riding the horses along a mountain...More

4  Thank MaryAnne P
Reviewed 20 July 2011

This place is stunningly beautiful, the setting is perfect. The owners make you feel right at home. The food was excellent, the cabins were rustic but very comfortable. The horses were not your typical "rental horse" and the guide Jen that we had was incredible...More

2  Thank bajasand
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Awards & Recognition
GreenLeadersGold level
  • Top amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Things to do
  • Hot Tub
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
  • Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 12
  • Location
  • United States >
  • California >
  • Mendocino County >
  • Philo
  • Also Known As
  • Highland Ranch Hotel Philo
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"Cabin 4 and the main house are the best cabins!"
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"There are cabins as well as guest rooms on the property. We stayed in a cabin which has two bedrooms. One..."
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