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Inn at the Tides

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   800 Highway One, Bodega Bay, CA 94923
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Ranked #3 of 5 hotels in Bodega Bay
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
BlondieCalifornia California
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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California
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We arrived on a Tuesday. The place was very quiet. Luckily we got a room. Very nice, vaulted ceilings, great view! The place was clean. We were given a complimentary bottle of wine. The place is dated, but very charming for a coastal hotel. We've stayed there before and loved it. We were looking forward to dinner at the attached... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We enjoyed our breakfast for our family of five that was complimentary. The location was great. Bodega Bay is a great spot to visit. We would come back. The drive to Russian river was beautiful. The kids enjoyed the pool.

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Hotel is dated (in a charming way), but very clean and rooms not only functional and relatively large and staff was very responsive to requests. Grounds were immaculate. Restaurants at hotel and at the Tides Restaurant across the street both simply wonderful. Service well-paced, and food delicious. Romantic...

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Oakdale, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed a the Inn at the Tides and enjoyed it immensely. Units are large and have great view of the Bay. They are in a hillside setting and are in separate units. Our stay included a fireplace in room, a complimentary bottle of wine, and complimentary full breakfast at the Tides Restaurant across the highway from the hotel. Excellent... More

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Las Vegas
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10 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an expensive hotel and that would be justified if the service wasn't poor and the rooms weren't worn out. Switchboard is a joke as they put callers to our room on hold for over five minutes several times and simply hung up or didn't answer numerous other times. Overall a tired facility with people that don't care to... More

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Santa Barbara, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Inn at the Tides did not exactly give me the Bodega Bay experience I was looking for with my family. The Pros After reading tripadvisor, I requested a room "higher up," with a great view, and that is exactly what we got. I appreciated being at the very top of the property, and the view from the room was... More

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San Jose, California, United States
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12 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The view was gorgeous. The room was clean. The shower worked well. The pillows and bed were comfortable, very comfortable. The bottle of wine was a nice touch and very tasty. We had a lovely meal at the restaurant on the first night we were there. It was nice to a complimentary breakfast at the Tides restaurant across the street.... More

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Grass Valley, California
1 review
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were there for the three day "stay Awhile" package July 20-23, 2014. Our room showed the lack of care the Inn is allotting to the upkeep. Our toilet didn't flush properly, we had three visits from the engineer and we still had a problem. The worst was that the toilet kept running and in a drought area that is... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bodega Bay is definitely worth a visit but next time I'd choose a different place. The Inn at the Tides consists of different bungalows each containing five units. Our room was somewhat dark and gloomy and did not have any outside space. We received a complimentary bottle of wine, which is a nice touch, but there is no cozy area... More

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Akron, Ohio
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Terrible place to stay! Room was very dirty - stains on carpet, spider webs with spider actually on it, dead bugs on ceiling, very slow sink in bathroom, shower nozzle leaked. It was a very dark and gloomy place to stay. In need of a very big update. My advice is find another hotel!!!!

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Address: 800 Highway One, Bodega Bay, CA 94923
Location: United States > California > Sonoma County > Bodega Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Inn at the Tides 2.5*
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