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Sebastopol, California
Reviewed 7 October 2015

This is a hard review to write as the owner of Woodfords is the nicest most accomodating person you could ever meet. But I want to set the record straight ... the other reviewers of this place make me wonder what planet they arrived from. Off season, there is no food nearby - you have to drive back to Markleeville...

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4Thank Mabbott
UK
Reviewed 28 September 2015

The Inn is an excellent base to go hiking in the area e.g. Ebbetts Pass, Carson Pass, Echo Pass etc. and is comfortable and convenient. The owner is happy to provide new towels and coffee as you need them, but there was no housekeeping during our 4 night stay.

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
Reviewed 23 September 2015

This is a motel so its room is nothing special but is comfortable, safe and clean. The difference here is the charming manager onsite, what a sweet guy. We stayed there three nights on and off during a wedding weekend and he was so accommodating. I wish there were more people who enjoyed their job like this guy.

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California
Reviewed 16 September 2015

If you like a quiet place with excellent management (Ron and staff) this is it. This was our 4th time that 7 of us on a motorcycle ride stayed here. In the morning we went to the Alpine Cafe (about a mile towards Markleeville.) Woodfords relative recommended it and itwas great. The cook was just firing up the stove and...

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Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

I booked a wedding party here and had an amazing experience. The owners are the friendliest people ever and were so helpful with everything. It is a very cute little hotel with clean modern rooms, free internet, and top notch service. It is surrounded by beautiful mountain views and near several cute local cafes and outdoor activities. It is a...

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Thank Ian M
Reviewed 17 August 2015

We love this hotel and it's owner Ron. It's not fancy but it's very clean and comfortable. With a microwave, fridge and coffee maker you don't need much more. Plus, fluffy towels. We will stay here again and again. Ron is a great guy who makes you feel very welcome.

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 27 June 2015

Stayed overnight during a weeklong road trip. We were on motorcycles and appreciated the owner accomodating our request for a downstairs room. We were in room 1, a room that was recently renovated to be fully accessible. The room was spotless with a large, clean, newly renovated bathroom. The shutters on the windows felt very clean and did a good...

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Davis, CA
Reviewed 23 June 2015

This is a place that knows what it is and excels at it: providing basic, clean, friendly, and affordable lodging in a quiet setting. The owner (Ron) is flexible and accommodating: when we needed a bit of ice, he offered to run up to the general store down the road and left it in a cooler waiting for us upon...

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Thank WoodsyOwl
Reviewed 11 May 2015

We had a wonderful stay with our son as he was riding his bike across America on his bike. We stayed in room 9, which is a double room . Ron was a most gracious host and the room was large with two bathrooms, had a mini fridge and microwave and suited our needs perfectly. The setting is very quiet...

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Thank susnee
Reviewed 4 January 2015

This is my home away from home in the winter, and I just can't say enough about it! I've been riding Kirkwood for the past 11 years, and I love to hit up Grover Hot Springs in Markleeville after a day of snowboarding. Up until a couple of years ago, when the current owners, Ron and Donna (the sweetest couple...

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  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience the historic Woodfords Inn located in beautiful Alpine County home to a wide variety of recreation and fun. The Woodford Inn is centrally located with access to all of Alpine County's mountain passes including Ebbits, Monitor, Carson and Luther pass putting you right in the middle of your vacation fun. Whether its fishing, road biking, mountain biking, Nordic and downhill skiing or snowmobiling make the Woodford Inn your base camp for fun and adventure. The Inn is located at the junction of Highway 88 and Highway 89 overlooking the Carson Valley in relaxed setting in beautiful Alpine County. We have 20 rooms and all have been reconditioned from top to bottom including new decor, furnishings and flat screen TVs so when you're not out playing you can be relaxing. Join us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Woodfords Inn

Address: 20960 State Route 89, Markleeville, CA 96120
Region: United States > California > Markleeville
Price Range: ₹ 2,952 - ₹ 3,959 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
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“4 and 5 are connected as adjoining rooms if needed.”
 of 5 bubbles Sierraraven, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Stay on top floor and away from office.”
 of 5 bubbles AJinDavis, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Great location if you are going to Kirkwood”
 of 5 bubbles 113leandrod, 29 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Stay somewhere else.”
 of 5 bubbles Mabbott, 7 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Family rooms are great for the extra space”
 of 5 bubbles HTin, 28 Sep 2015 | Read review
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