We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Curly Redwood Lodge

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Crescent City
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
Curly Redwood Lodge
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow

411 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
There are newer reviews for Curly Redwood Lodge
See the most recent reviews
Showing 400: English reviews
Corvallis, Oregon
Reviewed 21 September 2012

My Husband & I stayed here on a road trip through California. A coworker had suggested the place stating "Amazing woodwork, feels like you stepped back into the late 50's, huge rooms, small bathrooms, no amenities, but very clean and great location." She was right on all accounts. The old decor made it feel like you went back in time....

2Thank JThielman
Yreka, CA
Reviewed 17 September 2012

On a whim we decided to take the kids to the ocean for the day. However, along the way we decided to hit up the drive-in movie theater (Red's Crescent Drive-In) which meant we wouldn't get back home that night so we called the hotel to see if they had a suite available that would fit us all (4 kids,...

1Thank Rather_be_camping
Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 11 September 2012

This is an old property, which could be great, if it would get a renovation. The location is convenient right on highway 101 and just a 10 minute walk from the harbor. The rooms are clean and big, but the interior is pretty outdated. If you have some time, I would recommend you to visit Stout Grove and the mouth...

Thank Xabbu
Peoria, Illinois
Reviewed 30 August 2012

Unique place. Apparently made from one redwood. Everything but the carpet and paint seemed quite dated but in good shape. Think keyed entry, pink tile tub walls, 70s? furniture, etc. Sheets weren't fitted. Very clean. Price was right. covered parking a plus. I'd stay there again.

Thank ctc10s
Chilliwack, Canada
Reviewed 27 August 2012

You won't find a better deal in Crescent City. No hair dryers or shampoo in the rooms but the front desk will give you a hair dryer if you ask. The walls are fairly thin but the rooms are spacious. The staff is very friendly and accommodating. We'd stay here again. It doesn't cost a lot so don't expect a...

Thank chilli_spyder_ryders
Santa Cruz, California
Reviewed 21 August 2012

I would have given this place a better rating (at least an "average") if it hadn't been for a very negative experience we had with one of the employees. I've wanted to check Curly Redwood out for ages...I like motels that don't fall into the cookie-cutter mode of modern chain motels, and I was intrigued by the idea that an...

4Thank RedwolfCalifornia
Reviewed 20 August 2012 via mobile

This retro decor motel meet our needs for comfort and cleanliness. The rooms are large and are close to local restaurants ~ we chose the Chart Room & it was delicious.  I would highly recommend this for travelers looking for a good night sleep for a decent price.

Thank Bballmaw
Springfield, Oregon
Reviewed 19 August 2012

From the moment I called for reservations I got the impression that this outfit was in the motel business rather than the "hospitality" business as they were very concerned with the rules, when I checked in the rules were re-iterated. Rooms are spacious free coffee and tea in the lobby, (cups are small so you may want to bring a...

Thank kazrewom
Reviewed 17 August 2012

This place won't be for everyone, but I loved it. If you need elegance and lots of creature comforts, you will want to look elsewhere. But as a basic, but clean and good value stay, this place certainly fit the bill. I liked the sound of the place from other reviews - nostalgic and retro - and the prices were...

2Thank guineverec
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 12 August 2012

Good place to crash and sleep.front desk lady was helpful and nice. Room was comfortable with clean sheets. Bath towels were postage stamp sized tiny. Clean,no frills joint, not a place to hang out for long but good for a safe night

2Thank Bob F

137 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (124)
Room/Suite (33)
Dining (1)
Hotel & Grounds (33)
Bathroom (7)
View from Room (6)
Other (44)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (13)
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Bathroom (5)
Room/Suite (3)
Other (4)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Crescent City
0.9 km away
Ocean View Inn & Suites
Ocean View Inn & Suites
#2 of 18 in Crescent City
365 reviews
2.0 km away
Oceanfront Lodge
Oceanfront Lodge
#13 of 18 in Crescent City
410 reviews
0.3 km away
#3 of 18 in Crescent City
909 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.3 km away
Anchor Beach Inn
Anchor Beach Inn
#8 of 18 in Crescent City
281 reviews
0.5 km away
Quality Inn & Suites Redwood Coast
27.1 km away
Holiday Inn Express Klamath Redwood Nt'l Park Area
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built from one curly redwood tree that produced 57,000 board feet of lumber! The clean, comfortable lodge is Northern California's most unique redwood lodge on America's Wild Rivers Coast ... more   less 

Additional Information about Curly Redwood Lodge

Address: 701 Redwood Highway S, Crescent City, CA 95531
Region: United States > California > Crescent City
Price Range: ₹ 3,823 - ₹ 4,437 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 36
Also Known As:
Curly Redwood Hotel Crescent City
Curly Redwood Crescent City
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Crescent City
#5 Family Hotel in Crescent City
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Curly Redwood Lodge staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“If you stay on first floor, you can park your vehicle by the front door of your room.”
 of 5 bubbles thomaskT173TD, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Choosing a room is way too personal a choice for me to be assigning preferences. I suspect they would try to accommodate people.”
 of 5 bubbles L7284TWbilla, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Since the seals are loud all night, choose rooms away from the road.”
 of 5 bubbles amlcounseling, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We worried about being near the ice machine, but it didn't bother us.”
 of 5 bubbles MaryM404, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“You can park right outside your room when on the first floor”
 of 5 bubbles HillaryC319, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
5 of 5