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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2013

My wife and I stayed one night there recently and was taken care of like family. I attended an even at Lake Casitas and my wife stated at the B & B while I enjoyed myself at the lake at a Beer Festival. We could only stay for one night as they were booked for second night, but they allowed... More 

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San Diego, California
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Reviewed 19 April 2013

Had an absolute blast staying at the Lavender Inn! The B&B is just beautiful and everything you need for a romantic getaway. We stayed in the cottage and it was so wonderful. We had our own private garden where we had wine & cheese & crackers. Vanessa was so sweet and made the best organic locally grown healthy breakfast. There... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2013

Must admit, B&Bs are not my first choice. However I am married so I compromise. This is definitely one of the better ones we have stayed at. Nice rooms, good breakfast and perfect location to see Ojai.

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Thank frugalguy
Sherman Oaks, California, United States
1 review
Reviewed 13 April 2013

I stayed in the Lavender Room and couldn't have been happier!!! I arrived very stressed on Thursday evening. Got off work later than I expected, but Erin had emailed me that late check-in would be fine which took a lot of the pressure off. The place is absolutely beautiful!!! My first big love was the frogs - they made me... More 

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Lichfield, England
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2013

We spent two weekend nights at the Lavender Inn half way through a two week stay in Southern California. We had high expectations and were not disappointed. This is a beautiful property both internally and externally and the garden is quite simply very special. We were fortunate to have two mornings where we could take breakfast outside and enjoy the... More 

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Pasadena, CA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2013

The Lavender Inn has a garden filled with colors and textures, a joy to look at and wander in. The Inn is tastefully decorated with beautiful colors and comfortable and well-maintained furniture. They have a covered wooden deck that is perfect for their complimentary wine and cheese or for breakfast time. Their breakfasts are fabulous. We had eggs over sauteed... More 

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1 Thank offonanadventure
Ojai, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 16 March 2013

This lovely set of cottages is delightful! The staff made us feel so welcomed from the moment of our arrival. I had dietary special needs and they went out of their way to accommodate me, even without my request. I love the location as there is no need to rent a car - located right in downtown Ojai so every... More 

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Santa Ana, California
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Reviewed 25 February 2013

Loved my stay!!! The Lavendar Inn doesn't just cater to couples, I just turned 50 and came for a great weekend with a gal pal, on a girls weekend. The staff was so friendly, that we felt we made new friends in our short stay. The breakfast was truly old school B&B...not just a 'continental breakfast' with store bought bagels... More 

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Boston, MA
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 2 February 2013

My husband & I celebrated our anniversary at this beautiful B & B. We brought our six month old son with us. The cottage gave us enough privacy that we didn't need to worry about disturbing other guests. We even had our own private patio for sipping champagne and enjoying the perfect Ojai weather. The entire property is perfection!! Every... More 

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Los Angeles, California, United States
1 review
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Reviewed 29 January 2013

My wife and I decided to get away for the weekend with our 1.5 year old daughter. We wanted to pick a relaxing place to just relax. Based on the review of Lavender Inn, we decided to give it a try. When i called to make the reservation, the inn keeper recommended booking the PRovence cottage since we have a... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Blending comfort with elegance, the Lavender Inn is conveniently located across from shops, galleries, and restaurants. Originally built in 1874, this Bed & Breakfast offers a ROMANTIC GETAWAGIRLS NIGHT OUT AT THE INN, intimate business workshops, family reunions, or a QUIET RETREAT. The gardens are absolutely stunning with mature oaks, 7 fountains, a petite waterfall into a petite pond, and colorful flowers for our GARDEN WEDDINGS. The interior is tastefully decorated with an array of art and antiques but with a subtle modern twist. Full, GOURMET BREAKFASTS and housemade TAPAS & WINE are served daily on the veranda. Put on one of our lush robes and wander out the front steps for a facial or massage in our LAVENDER INN SPA. Look for our COOKING CLASSES in our kitchen, Ojai Culinary School, with visiting chefs. We are proud to have created a 3 day CANCER WELLNESS RETREAT, InnCourage, free to underserved women undergoing treatment for cancer - a full time on-site counselor, massages, facials, healthy cooking class, American Cancer Society Look Good Feel Better make-up & wigs, and support from fellow cancer patients. Lavender Inn is More Than a Bed & Breakfast! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lavender Inn

Address: 210 E. Matilija St., Ojai, CA 93023 (Formerly The Moon's Nest Inn)
Region: United States > California > Ojai
Price Range: ₹ 10,910 - ₹ 16,842 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Lavender Hotel Ojai
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“The website does a good job of describing the rooms (though they're a little smaller than I thought).”
 of 5 bubbles marymT4588JS, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the south side have a view of the large back yard/garden,”
 of 5 bubbles ghornerhb, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms excellent - some have flatscreen TV.”
 of 5 bubbles DustyPekker, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are unique. Call Beth, tell her what you want, and she help you find the perfect room.”
 of 5 bubbles azspiper, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Read the room descriptions because not all rooms have TV or a private bathroom”
 of 5 bubbles yespigsfly, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
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