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Arnold Black Bear Inn

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1343 Oak Circle, PO Box 109, Arnold, CA 95223
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Maui
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

If your purpose is to get away from it all then Arnold Black Bear Inn is the perfect place for you: re-connect to nature, self, and spirituality. Wendi and Bruce are perfect hosts, ones that provide a nurturing ambience. They are like family welcoming you home.

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Hayward, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just when you think your favorite place can't get any better, it does! It had been 9 months since our last visit and Wendi and Bruce just keep making improvements. All new airconditioning, new entry rugs, new 24 hour coffee and tea service, new cool sheer drapes (nice golden color with a woodsy weave pattern)... But even better was taking... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Black Bear Inn was without doubt one of the highlights of our 3.5 week tour through California - Wendi and Bruce were the perfect hosts and the Inn was quite beautiful - everything from the cheese and wine in the afternoon to the amazing breakfasts, I can not rate the Black Bear Inn any higher. As a family on... More 

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Redwood City, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed at the Black Bear Inn twice and I have every intention to stay again soon. It is not good enough to call it a bed and breakfast, it is a wonderful inn, owned by awesome people who just happen to provide an absolutely scrumptious breakfast. The service is amazing. Bruce and Wendi do a great job of... More 

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Acton, ca
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chef Bruce and Wendi are perfect hosts. The Inn and grounds are breath taking beautiful. The food was wonderful and the rooms extremely nice. They know and tend to your every need. The attention to detail is unmatched. Wendi noticed that I like a little southern comfort after dinner, and sure enough rocks glasses were waiting in my room the... More 

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Alamo
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We picked this place for the EV charging and found a great B&B with awesome food, great staff and located near gold country's best attractions (at least from my kids point of view). The gathering area is first class, and our room was very nice. Our kids enjoyed the hot tub, and the French toast breakfast on Monday. The bottle... More 

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Roseville, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed for one night and we were sorry we couldn't have stayed longer! This was exactly what we were hoping it would be and more. Bruce and Wendy were so kind and down to earth-very personable. Room was clean, spacious and well appointed. Afternoon wine and cheese were yummy and the breakfast was to die for... More 

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Valley Springs, United States
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was very nice and the bed very comfortable. We stayed for 2 nights and had 2 different breakfasts. Wonderful. Mostly it was Bruce and Wendi and their guests, talking a chatting and having a great time.

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Bakersfield, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

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 July 7, 2015

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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