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    Benbow Historic Inn

    445 Lake Benbow Dr, Garberville, CA 95542-3616
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    • Excellent56%
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    • Average10%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
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    “scones” (81 reviews)
    “terrace room” (40 reviews)
    “eel river” (60 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 28 June 2014

    Old hotel that's very close to the start of the giants of the redwood forest drive. staff was accommodating and responsive. We had a cooler with us and as it's an old hotel with a lot of stairs they upgraded us to the terrace rooms...More

    1  Thank Paul M
    Response from DOSMManager, Director of Sales at Benbow Historic InnResponded 8 July 2014

    Dear Paul M Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We are often asked about the friendly spirits here - aside from the wide selection in our lounge. We're pleased that you enjoyed your visit and hope that you will soon return.

    Reviewed 22 June 2014

    Preparing to depart for an annual trip to Northwest California a colleague suggested an overnight at a favorite of his, the historic Benbow Inn. Not having been there in too many years to recall we decided on a whim to check it out on our...More

    Thank Valerie H
    Response from DOSMManager, Director of Sales at Benbow Historic InnResponded 25 June 2014

    Our staff and management appreciate your review. We are very fortunate to host numerous repeat visitors that stay with us on their journeys to Portland, Seattle and Canada. We have also experienced an increase in guests from the San Francisco bay area that require a...More

    Reviewed 21 June 2014

    This lovely historic building has comfortable rooms, an excellent dining room, and verdant grounds. Only downside was that the highway is right next to it, but so is the case for most other places to stay when visiting the Avenue of the Giants---- NOT TO...More

    1  Thank rholkar
    Response from DOSMManager, Director of Sales at Benbow Historic InnResponded 25 June 2014

    Thank you for your review. Many guests stay with us to take advantage of our close proximity to the Avenue of the Giants. While there is some traffic noise from the Redwood Highway, we tend to be much quieter than many of the smaller lodging...More

    Reviewed 18 June 2014

    We just returned from our anniversary road trip, which culminated with a 2-night stay at the Benbow Inn, where we spent our honeymoon 50 years ago. How could it still be as wonderful as we remembered it being all those years ago? My husband splurged...More

    2  Thank doctorsandy
    Response from DOSMManager, Director of Sales at Benbow Historic InnResponded 20 June 2014

    We're delighted that you joined us for your anniversary! While much has changed at the Inn since 1964, we strive to provide our guests with a timeless level of gracious service. We appreciate your thoughts and we look forward to hosting you again.

    Reviewed 13 June 2014

    There is a very cool history and former guest list to this striking hotel sitting somewhat in the middle of nowhere. I can understand why Clark Gable would fly in regularly and take his same spot at the table in the dining room to enjoy...More

    Thank BexofNapa
    Response from DOSMManager, Director of Sales at Benbow Historic InnResponded 19 June 2014

    Thank you for the review. We appreciate your comments. Our staff will work on making the check-in process more enjoyable. We do hope you will return to challenge our golf course. If your swing is a little rusty, there is also a driving and putting...More

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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • US$ 208 - US$ 391 (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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    "King Terrace Rooms with Bridge View were spacious with a very comfortable bed"
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