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Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

We have stayed at the Madrones three times over the last three years and couldn't be happier with our stay. The grounds are lovely as are the rooms. We have stayed twice in the Garden View Room and once in the spare rooms room both lovely and well appointed. Don't worry about it being a B&B as the breakfast fixing...

Thank Jeffrey C
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed in the Loggers cabin which is part of the "Brambles" property run by the same folks at the madrones. It's located about 300 yards down the road. Great little cabin in the woods! Set up on a little knoll. The cabin was nicely decorated and had a little living area and kitchenette. Good heating, satellite TV, WiFi and all...

Thank SometimesFlyer
Montague, Michigan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First class place in a still real corner of CA wine country. Accommodations were just right. Mid-week in Feb. we had the place to ourselves. Staff was helpful in sending us to small wineries and good area restaurants. You're left to your own here which makes it all the more peaceful & relaxing. Highly recommend.

Thank Loretta231
Arcata, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very beautiful place! Huge rooms and very lovely people. Will go back ASAP. The only negative part was the restaurant was closed on the day we were there, it looked really good too. We talked to a lot of people in town and they all love Stone and Embers.

Thank tcmole
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We stayed here one night on the advice of friends we were visiting in Philo ( they have no room for guests so we needed to book a room somewhere). We were very pleased with the experience. We chose the dog-friendly Garden View suite and found it very comfortable and classy. I do not understand the complaints below as we...

Thank Enzian
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 22 January 2017

What a great little find in the Anderson Valley! We were tasting over at Golden Eye and this place was suggested to us by Janelle and was a great recommendation! Cute little place and was everything we needed for a wonderful little stay. The owner even set up the little heater to make sure the room was comfortable when we...

Thank Frequent-flyer0811
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed at The Madrones over New Years and can't say enough good things about it. Our only regret was only being able to stay two nights! The grounds and rooms were gorgeous, the bed was amazingly comfortable, the pizza place (Stone & Embers) and tasting rooms located on-site were fantastic. This was our first time at a boutique inn...

1Thank kstrum
Wenatchee WA
Reviewed 18 December 2016

We stayed in the Faller's Cabin just last weekend for the Inaugural Passport event in Anderson Valley. With 28 wineries participating, we chose the Medrones for the location, because we didn't want to be on the road after a full day of tasting. The check in was fun, with Cindy greeting us and she took us to the cabin which...

Thank 2norske
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

A group of girlfriends and I stayed here in October for my birthday. The place is not a bed and breakfast or hotel, but something in between. The rooms we were in were gorgeous and we had a shared deck between the 2 so it was easy to get back and forth between the rooms. We stayed in "the kitchen"...

Thank Amanda C
Indialantic, Florida
Reviewed 16 November 2016

I wanted to love this place after reading an article in the WSJ...but I think the article was a couple years old and the place is just not being kept up. Its a very cool idea...older estate, made into rooms. I, however, did not think the decor was great (kind of mix/match), I could hear the guy snoring in the...

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farmersheart, Owner at The Madrones, responded to this review

Liz; Thank you so much for taking the time to post about the Madrones. We asked our innkeeper and she recalled you, noting that she did spend time trying to assist you with concerns while on site. She mentioned working with you prior to your arrival as you requested a room with balcony, fireplace and view of the vineyard, which...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
As seen in Sunset, Food & Wine and Departures Magazines, The Madrones is an Agriturismo style destination which offers just four luxurious guest quarters for travelers who seek something unique and intimate in rural setting. This is not a hotel or B&B, so the service is very low touch...no daily maid service is provided. Perfect for travelers looking for a place to get away without someone hovering over you. If you are looking for accommodations rich in amenities, such as spas, restaurants, room service & breakfast, this is probably not a good fit. Surrounded by vineyards and wineries in the heart of the Anderson Valley, this Mediterranean styled compound which was originally a home and private business has garnered prestigious national awards and recognition. The property has four separate tasting rooms offering local small lot wines, as well as a curiosity store, cheese counter and private gardens. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Madrones

Address: 9000 Hwy 128, Philo, CA 95466
Region: United States > California > Mendocino County > Philo
Price Range: ₹ 19,869 - ₹ 23,203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“Faller's Cabin was stand alone, but road noise”
 of 5 bubbles 2norske, 17 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The living room is great for couples. Amazing bed, large windows, fireplace... However due to the fireplace, it does smell a little smokey.”
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 of 5 bubbles barbs3188, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Reservations are a good idea - Read the website - very informative.”
 of 5 bubbles artb513, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“For late check-ins, prearrange with them, they'll give you the directions.”
 of 5 bubbles ilj1006, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“bring a jet pack for heavy streaming”
 of 5 bubbles cherylf798, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
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