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Dorrington Inn

3450 Highway 4, PO Box 4446, Dorrington, CA 95223
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Dorrington Inn
Ranked #1 of 2 Dorrington B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Sacramento, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

If you are looking for a cheap prized Hilton type of hotel, this is not the place for you! The best description I can come up with is Rustic. The private chalets are great for privacy. The loft was a nifty treat for my kids to sleep it (the stairs are really steep and should never be attempted in the... More

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San Jose, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

My family and I have been coming here for many, many years. We love the location and the chalets are perfect for my family. It's like home away from home. The private cabins are very cozy and mountainy. Our rooms were very clean and the beds were comfy not to hard. The innkeepers/owners are the nicest people that you could... More

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Northern California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

Initially we were excited to stay here but what a dissapointment. The "chalets" are overpriced, dingy with old carpet and very uncomfortable beds. The sheets were so thread bare, it didn't even feel there were any. Whoever cleans these places needs some training. The microwave was far from spotless and the kitchen sink drain was disgusting. And, no coffee maker,... More

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Capitola, California
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6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

At $109 (plus tax) per night this was overpriced. The chalets look cute from the outside but get inside and you are in nothing more than a dirty, very old roadside motel. The first thing we noticed was the cool loft area. Our 10 year old thought the loft was "awesome" until he found the cobwebs, bugs, candy wrappers and... More

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Vallejo, California
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2011

I have stayed here before a couple of years back. I noticed this time on how dirty the cabins were. Needed new carpet, spiders and dead flys on the floor. Need an overall cleaning. The toilet seat was not bolted to the ground all the way. New carpet would of made a big differance along with a double scrub. For... More

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Oakland, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
17 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2011

We stayed here for a night when we took our kids up to Bear Valley to play in the snow. It was really conveniently located and the price was right. The breakfast was decent for the price: hard boiled eggs, toast, hot and cold cereal, fruit, coffee, tea, milk. We stayed in one of the chalets and the room was... More

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San Francisco
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29 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2011

We spent a weekend in one of the chalets and loved it. The chalets have an upstairs with a queen bed, and a downstairs with a queen bed, TV (with VCR/DVD combo), kitchenette (microwave, small fridge, sink, no stove top), and bathroom. This was a wonderful set up for traveling with a friend (and dog!). Heat is supplied via a... More

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Sacramento
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2010

We stayed at the Dorrington Inn for two nights over Labor Day weekend. As long as you are not in need everything looking spotless and brand new, this is a great place. As others have pointed out, the chalets are great fun for kids with the loft. I was a bit scared of the steep stairs but my 7 and... More

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San Diego, CA
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2009

We were very pleased with our stay at the Dorrington Inn, and will definitely come again. While visiting relatives in the Sacramento area, we decided at the last minute to make a trip up to Calaveras Big Trees. We ended up spending the night at the Dorrington Inn a few miles further up the highway from the state park. When... More

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San Francico Bay Area
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2008

The Dorrington Inn, a small operations that has six chalets (cabins) with separate entrances, all surrounding a large mountain meadow nestled in the woods of the High Sierra. The owner -- Dino -- goes out of his way to make every minute of your stay fantastic. The lodge with large living area, fireplace and wine bar make for a great... More

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Address: 3450 Highway 4, PO Box 4446, Dorrington, CA 95223
Location: United States > California > Dorrington
Also Known As:
Dorrington Hotel Dorrington

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