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    Arnold Black Bear Inn

    1343 Oak Circle, PO Box 109, Arnold, CA 95223
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    Overview
    • Excellent98%
    • Very good2%
    • Average0%
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    “wine and cheese” (46 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Wheelchair Access
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    1 - 5 of 444 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    My husband and I got married here 10-21-17 and it was the perfect place to have our wedding. We booked the wedding package and came a day early (Thursday) to set up. I highly recommend this venue as well as booking an additional night and...More

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    Response from Wendi D, Owner at Arnold Black Bear InnResponded 3 weeks ago

    Well, this was a mutual appreciation! We loved hosting your wedding - it was casual, yet elegant; very intimate and definitely special. You and your family were wonderful, and we enjoyed spending the weekend with you to celebrate your most important day! Looking forward to...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We were married at Black Bear and celebrate our anniversary there each year, experience is always outstanding, lots of attention to detail and always feel taken care of. Bruce is an outstanding cook and has made us dinner and every morning will make us an...More

    Thank Sarah B
    Response from Wendi D, Owner at Arnold Black Bear InnResponded 3 weeks ago

    Happy Anniversary! We love you guys, and are always happy to have you back for a celebration! See you next year.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    If you need a break, are looking to get away, celebrating a special occasion, or just want a superb place to stay, look no further. This property is tucked into the trees and off the highway so it is quiet, peaceful, beautifully appointed, clean as...More

    Thank Kat654
    Response from Wendi D, Owner at Arnold Black Bear InnResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We appreciate that our attention to detail is noticed! We enjoyed having you all here, and look forward to your next visit - hopefully soon!

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The black Bear Inn is excellent in every respect. Beautiful venue, warm hospitality and superb food. The great room is a place to meet others and to enjoy local wines offered by the host. A 4 mile drive brings you to one opf the most...More

    Thank henry_ralston
    Response from Wendi D, Owner at Arnold Black Bear InnResponded 4 weeks ago

    We so enjoyed meeting all those Canadians! Thank you, Peter, for continuing to visit, and bringing new friends. We love your trees too - thank you for all that you and Pattie do for the Calaveras Big Trees State Park!

    Reviewed 2 October 2017

    Just returned from two nights at Arnold Black Bear Inn and loved it! It has the perfect mix of a beautiful mountain setting and luxurious comfort. The hosts, Wendi and Bruce are absolutely charming. Their experience in the hospitality industry shows in so many ways!...More

    Thank McLindyDanville_CA
    Response from Wendi D, Owner at Arnold Black Bear InnResponded 2 October 2017

    So nice to meet you both - thank you for visiting, and for the lovely review. We really appreciate the feedback! Come see us again soon!

    Best Western Plus Sonora Oaks Hotel & Conference Center
    1,144 reviews
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    30.8 km
     
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    47.5 km
     
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    427 reviews
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    26.1 km
     
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    917 reviews
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 225 - US$ 345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Arnold
    • Also Known As
    • Arnold Black Bear Hotel Arnold
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    Traveller (139)
    Dining (49)
    Room & Suite (27)
    Hotel & Grounds (109)
    Bathroom (5)
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    Marina E
    22 August 2016|
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    Response from Martha I | Reviewed this property |
    All the rooms are on one floor. There may be a couple of steps at the entrance but don't remember. Its a lovely inn with a very attentive staff.
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    WayneSonomaCa
    31 October 2015|
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    Response from Wendi D | Property representative |
    Thank you for your inquiry- you can call us at 209-795-8999.
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    Room Tips
    "Calaveras is the largest room and most appropriate for Bride and Groom"
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    "The Calaveras room is our favorite-somewhat larger than the others with a private deck."
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    "The Calaveras is the largest. 2 have access to the back patio area /hot tub which is really nice easy in and..."
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    "Both rooms on different trips, that we have stayed in, were SUPERB."
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