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Rainbow Inn Bed & Breakfast

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Reviewed 14 April 2016

We did a two night getaway to Idyllwild in the middle of April. We hadn't been there in decades, so we used TripAdvisor, and settled on the Rainbow Inn. We are so happy we did. The place is charming, and the host, John, is great....More

2  Thank Walter O
Reviewed 27 March 2016

I cannot recommend the Rainbow Inn highly enough. I've stayed at 5* hotels around the world and yet this hidden gem is among the best places I've ever visited. John Simpson, the owner and host, is a celebrated travel photographer, whose stunning experiences adorn the...More

1  Thank kevinlO7318YS
Reviewed 13 March 2016

The Rainbow Inn is a charming place to stay in Idyllwild. Situated next to a creek among pine trees, it is just a short walk to the center of the village. The rooms are cozy and nicely decorated. The owner, John, is an absolute delight....More

1  Thank LOIE60
Reviewed 29 December 2015

The accommodations, the host John, location, gourmet breakfasts, everything 5 star. Best B&B experience I have had. Thanks to John and his wonderful B&B this was one of the best Christmas' in my 61 years. Thank you John. We love your place.

1  Thank PRRicardo
Response from RainbowInnBB, Owner at Rainbow Inn Bed & BreakfastResponded 10 January 2016

What a generous review PRRicardo. I'm so pleased you found the Rainbow Inn comfortable and accommodating to your needs. I appreciate you taking the time to post a review as I am always striving to make sure guest's needs are met. Many thanks, John

Reviewed 19 November 2015

We had such a nice time. John is a great host and cook. Our bedroom was so comfortable and inviting. We had a fridge and fireplace. We sat outside on his lovely patio and drank wine (wine glasses in room and a wine bottle opener...More

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Free Parking
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Breakfast included
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Jenni S
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Response from Joel B | Reviewed this property |
Contact the owner John. Look on their website. There is a phone number there.
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swooozy
14 March 2016|
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Response from PRRicardo | Reviewed this property |
The owner has pets in his area of the home but I am not sure if renters can bring pets. I would recommend you call him. He is a really great guy and fantastic cook.
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Sandra W
29 December 2015|
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Response from DMHappyTravel | Reviewed this property |
Rather than book online, call John directly to discuss a one night deal, as he can often make a reservation for a short stay in between other rooms that are taken.
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