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Victorian Inn

3.5 of 5 Inn   |   400 Ocean Ave, Ferndale, CA 95536
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Ranked #3 of 6 Ferndale B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Yorba Linda, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Totally unexpected, we were cut short in Ferndale CA with no alternative accommodation. The proprietor and his wife, welcomed us with open arms and offered us luxurious accommodation. Everything about the Victorian Inn is authentic and extremely well run. If you are travelling to Ferndale CA, I'd suggest considering the "Victorian Inn" for great accommodation, hospitality, good food and even... More

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San Diego, CA
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Victorian Inn is a lovely place to stay for a night when visiting Ferndale. The location is perfect for visiting the Ave Of The Giants, a 31 mile scenic drive on old Highway 101, through the Redwoods. When arriving late the Inn makes arrangements with you to get into your room with ease. Breakfast is included and was very good.... More

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Berlin, Germany
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30 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Upon entering Ferndale you feel as if entering a film set, and the Victorian Inn could well be the site of a historic movie. The inn is charming and clean, the innkeepers are friendly and hospitable. Our room (209, Hana's Hideaway) was rather small and dark (small window), but absolutely ok for 2 nights. We enjoyed being there.

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Sun Valley, Idaho
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24 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Basically you are in a very small town. It was hot, I was cycling and ice cream was available at the grocery store. The actual hotel appears quite old. Lots of hot water and a nice bed. Quiet. I am not sure there is any other place to stay. No lobby or place to sit on the main floor. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been traveling to Ferndale for about 9 years now. Every time we visit we stay at the Victoria Inn. From the very first time we stayed there to our visit this week we have always had a fabulous time! The Inn is so lovely and fantastically decorated, with the best attention to detail. We love visiting with owners Lowell... More

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Lincoln, CA
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was looking for front desk not realizing it was in the back of a jewelery store. Was looking forward to a comfortable relaxing stay, but first had to navigate steep stairs to get to the room on the second floor. There was no elevator. Room was stuffy and lacked ventilation with the exception of an overhead fan. The room was... More

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Freehold, New Jersey
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Inn is in Ferndale, CA which bills itself as a Victorian town but there's really not much to it. The Inn looked very cute from the outside and the inside looks charming as well. I heard a woman who seemed like the owner or manager tell another table at breakfast that they had switched the dining room with the... More

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21 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Looking forward to staying here having read the reviews but were quite disappointed. Slightly quirky hotel with reception through jewellery shop and some old fashioned décor. King room OK but nothing to write home about. Didn't eat dinner in the restaurant but breakfast was good with a very friendly waitress. Ferndale a quaint town to have a wander in.

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New Delhi, India
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We had a very enjoyable stay at this little quaint inn, with its Victorian ambiance, in Ferndale. The little town too is like a living movie set straight out of the Victorian era. The beds were super comfortable and the breakfast they served was great....... All very fresh. The staff too were extremely helpful and polite. This lovely little inn... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Early May, 2014 was our third enjoyable stay at the Victorian Inn over the last ten years. Lowell, Jenny and the entire staff are very accommodating and friendly. The rooms are lovely and quaint and the food is superb. We love the character and history of Ferndale, plus the surrounding area is beautiful and unique.

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Address: 400 Ocean Ave, Ferndale, CA 95536
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Location: United States > California > Ferndale
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Hotel Class:3.5 star — Victorian Inn 3.5*
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On California's northern redwood coast you'll discover the quaint Victorian Village of Ferndale and the elegant Victorian Inn. Built in 1890 of Humboldt County redwood, this luxurious northern California bed and breakfast combines romantic accommodations with modern amenities for the convenience of vacationers, tourists and business travelers. ... more   less 
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