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Arnold Black Bear Inn

Certificate of Excellence
1343 Oak Circle, PO Box 109, Arnold, CA 95223
Arnold Black Bear Inn
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Bakersfield, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would never stay any where else!! If your in the Arnold ,Murphy's, Angels Camp or Jamestown area and needing a place to stay that is amazing,Stay at the Arnold Black Bear Inn! You couldn't ask for a better place, Bruce & Wendi are over the Top amazing! Beautiful area with beautiful people.You feel at home,comfy,cozy & you just down... More 

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Arlington, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Black Bear Inn is lovely and quiet and relaxing. I stayed two nights and left feeling rejuvenated. The room I stayed in was lovely. Wendi and Bruce are gracious, welcoming and friendly. Breakfast delicious. The bed so so comfortable.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived on a Monday afternoon and were immediately greeted. We enjoyed some wine and cheese and then retreated to our room. The rooms were great. The bed as so nice I could have slept all day. Then next morning we were treated to a delicious breakfast. Great place to relax and kick back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It's been a long time since we've been able to get away WITHOUT our children. This is exactly what we needed. Arnold Black Bear Inn is such a gem. The host and hostess are great and were very attentive to our needs. The food is out of this world amazing. The Inn and rooms are immaculate with hidden little touches... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

The Black Bear Inn is a beautiful property run by a lovely couple; Bruce and Wendy. It is definitely a home away from home with every comfort you could ask for. It is in a quant town near Calaveras Big trees and Alpine Lake. The food was delicious and visually beautiful. We had a great choice of anti pasta paired... More 

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Highland, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

The easiest way to do this is to just read all the other reviews before ours and believe every word. We came here for our daughters wedding. While putting us up in all 5 rooms and coordinating all the vendors, Bruce and Wendi also catered the rehearsal dinner Friday night. They took "accommodating" to a whole new level. When wedding... More 

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California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015 via mobile

Stayed at the Black Bear Inn in Arnold, CA with my brother for our fishing trip and it was as wonderful as I remembered! It was like visiting an old friend! The Proprieters, Bruce and Wendy were incredibly nice and we were treated to the five star culinary skills of Chef Bruce!!! We look forward to staying there again and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here last year with our family of preteens and teens as we drove from Florida thru the Tahoe area and on to Seattle. It provided a wonderful place to "lay our weary heads". After driving over those winding mountain roads(decidedly UNcopasetic for flatland Floridians!), it gave us an oh-so-comfortable reprieve which we all appreciated. Clean as a whistle... More 

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San Rafael, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Out of all the Bed and Breakfasts we have enjoyed, the Black Bear Inn is the one we find the most comfortable and relaxing. If you love the mountains, the setting is elegant simplicity on the edge of the forest. Bruce and Wendy embody hospitality and warmth. They are such special people it's hard to stay away. Gerri and Joe... More 

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Carmel Valley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Thank you, Wendi & Bruce for your hospitality and care. We appreciate all of the fine tuning you have done to make a guest welcome. We are grateful. Only the best of everything! Clean & private hot tub, great wine & cheese plate, Termperapedic mattress cover, Direct TV, view of the trees, quiet location close to BIG TREES.

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