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Spyglass Inn at Shelter Cove

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Reviewed 2 April 2014

My husband and I had planned on driving from BC Canada down the Oregon coast down to San Francisco. Our stay at the Spyglass in was by far the highlight of our trip. Richard and Margaret were the perfect hosts. The room was excellent and the view is spectacular. We found ourselves extremely relaxed (also very sad to leave) by...

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Eureka, California
Reviewed 9 March 2014

My wife and decided to stay here to celebrate my birthday while visiting CA. We have stayed at a couple inn's in shelter cove and can confidently say the Spy Glass is of the highest quality in Shelter Cove bar none! Richard and Margaret were wonderful hosts and incredibly nice. The room was spotless and had the perfect mix of...

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2Thank SC59527
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 8 March 2014

What a night to remember! The Spyglass Inn @ Shelter Cove is the most pristine place we have stay in years. The Inn keepers Richard and Margaret were so attentive to our every need. The view and surroundings are breath taking, such a relaxing place to be.

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1Thank LasVegasCouple2014
Reviewed 31 December 2013

This was one of the nicest places that we stated during out first trip to California. I would recommend this wonderful place to stay to any couple who are looking for a truly romantic place to rekindle their marriage. Richard and Margaret are the greatest of host they will provide you with both a beautiful room to stay and wonderful...

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1Thank Gregory K
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 6 December 2013

This was our "lucky" 13th visit to the cove. We keep coming back for the view, the serenity, the people, the tidepools, and the hosts. Thanksgiving weather was not to be missed....70s and sunny all weekend, with most of our time spent walking or on the patio sipping wine and watching the deer. What I love about Spyglass suites are...

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2Thank SFOAnnie
Pittsburg, California
Reviewed 3 December 2013

This is the 3rd time we've visited Shelter Cove and stayed at the Spyglass Inn. We just got married and wanted to extend our honeymoon and decided that it would be perfect to spend that here! Richard and Margaret, as always, are great! The town is great too! We usually take a walk in the morning and are greeted by...

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1Thank akissa12
Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 30 November 2013

Our son introduced us to the Lost Coast via his camping trip to Sinkyone, so when the government shutdown made our reservations at the inn in Yosemite moot, we knew where we were headed. But where to say? When in extremis go with the best, I remembered. So we did, and Spyglass Inn proved to be just that. Richard and...

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Reviewed 20 November 2013

this is the best of the best , #1. we have stayed at other places in the cove over the years, but we were completely taken aback by the breathtaking room, way more than we expected. and the view, it is 1'st class. we always do alot at the cove, walk on the black sands beach, tide pool exploring, walking...

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Reviewed 16 October 2013

This place is incredible! The road to the inn will seem a bit daunting. Very up and down with lots of twists and turn, but soooo worth the hassle to get there. Richard and Margaret (innkeepers/owners) are so warm and welcoming! They truly want your experience to be perfect. The "condos" are impeccable and tastefully decorated with all the comforts...

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1Thank stephmcc
Stamford, Connecticut
Reviewed 9 September 2013

My husband and I stayed for two nights this week at the Spyglass Inn. From the phone reservation with Margaret to our final goodbye with Richard (the couple who owns/runs the Inn), we just had a lovely experience! We stayed in the Spyglass Suite. I have to state this upfront: this suite was absolutely immaculate! I am a stickler for...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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We are your luxury brand in Shelter Cove. When you are ready to treat that special person to a luxurious ocean front spa suite and experience a room at the top, we are just a phone call away. Please read our reviews. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Spyglass Inn at Shelter Cove

Address: 118 Dolphin Dr, Shelter Cove, CA 95589-9160
Region: United States > California > Humboldt County > Shelter Cove
Number of rooms: 4
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“This property is like a upgraded one bedroom apartment. Absolutely wonderful for a couple getaway!”
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