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Emerald Dolphin Inn

1211 S Main St, Fort Bragg, CA 95437
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Chico, California, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Found our new favorite place in fort Bragg. Room is clean and place is quite. Keurig in every room. Also continental breakfast in the lobby. Cute little shop in lobby. Hair salon and mini golf on the premises. Close to shopping and take out. Private beach right down the road. Refrigerator in the room.

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EDIFortBragg, Front Office Manager at Emerald Dolphin Inn, responded to this review

Guests like you make us smile too. We are glad that you could get away and have some Rest and Relaxation for yourselves. Thank you for the kind review~ we appreciate it. See you soon. More 

Orange, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Our room was in the remote building upstairs and what a pleasant surprise. The mattresses were so comfortable and did not hear a peep from anyone all night. The lady at the reception desk was so helpful and recommended a small restaurant in town called Piaci's. Would definitely stay here again.

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EDIFortBragg, Front Office Manager at Emerald Dolphin Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review~We appreciate it...Hope to see you for another get away soon! More 

Swanmore, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

A great motel. We visited during May whilst and found the room was spacious and very clean and the breakfast was good. It was in a lovely location and even though it is just off the road we found it was very quiet. Excellent value for money.

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EDIFortBragg, Front Office Manager at Emerald Dolphin Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review~We appreciate it...Hope to see you for another get away soon! More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We decided to head to Fort Bragg to get away from the smoky skies of the Sierras and found a gem at the California coast. We found the Emerald Dolphin Inn to be very nicely decorated, beautifully clean and comfortable complete with fireplace and mini-fridge in our room. Great location and wonderful staff. Recommended great restaurants and local interest for... More 

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EDIFortBragg, Front Office Manager at Emerald Dolphin Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us at Emerald Dolphin Inn. We enjoy our guests and appreciate the review. It means alot~Come see us again! Happy Travels. More 

British Columbia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
17 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

The price was $120. You could tell. The location it's okay, on the freeway so ready to get in and out. The room, like the rest of the coast, it's stuck in the 80s. Who has wallpaper borders and green carpets anymore? The main problem was the sand and dirt on the linoleum. Nothing is grosser than stepping clean out... More 

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EDIFortBragg, Front Office Manager at Emerald Dolphin Inn, responded to this review

First of all I'd like to thank you for staying with us! We pride our selves on the cleanliness of our rooms, and to hear we left some sand on the floor of your bathroom-was not our standard and it was addressed. We want all of our guests to love our easy simplicity and friendly hospitality. We do annual improvements... More 

San Anselmo, California
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79 reviews 79 reviews
13 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We spent 3 nights here, and we had what I think is the most expensive room since it was a king with Jacuzzi, but it was worth it! Being upstairs on the corner (nice to have a view out to the coast) & farthest from Hwy 101 traffic were also benefits of room 216. Bed was very comfortable. We found... More 

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EDIFortBragg, Front Office Manager at Emerald Dolphin Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words, and choosing the Emerald Dolphin Inn as your destination in Fort Bragg. We appreciate your review and look forward to your next visit. Be sure and watch your email for our winter get a ways! Arrive as a stranger and leave as a friends! More 

Springville, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Me and Dad went to visit my husband while he was on a fire on Mendocino coast. I wanted a place that I could stay with my pooches. I think they may give you less comfortable beds due to the fact they only have several dog friendly rooms. But I did like the laminate floors much cleaner then carpet. This... More 

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EDIFortBragg, Front Office Manager at Emerald Dolphin Inn, responded to this review

Bless your husband for working on the fires this season! Bless you for following and bringing the dogs! We appreciate your review and wanted to thank you for staying with the Emerald Dolphin Inn. I just wanted to share with you, that we have just ordered new linens for our pet rooms! Its reviews like yours that help us to... More 

Reno, Nevada
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

We have been staying here a few times a year since this hotel first opened, our last stay was over the 4th of July, 2014, and that will be our LAST stay. Somehow they found a way to allow a motor home to set up a campsite in the parking lot, complete with bbq, and a ball game (in the... More 

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EDIFortBragg, Front Office Manager at Emerald Dolphin Inn, responded to this review

We remember that weekend as well! On behalf of the Emerald Dolphin Inn, I apologize! We did ask them when they would be leaving, but they weren't on our property. Due to the Holiday and the Motor-home was waiting for a part to be delivered, we tolerated their parking in the field. I wish we would of known they were... More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

The room was clean,right near the ocean. Friendly front desk working....comfortable bed. There was some noise fr traffics where it is on the main st but we slept very well. We will book here again. They had a breakfast available w/ coffee .

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EDIFortBragg, Front Office Manager at Emerald Dolphin Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate the review~thank you for staying with the Emerald Dolphin Inn! See you soon~ More 

Atherton, California
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I will add to the list of excellent reviews. Save yourself the stress and time looking for accomodations in Fort Bragg...just book your stay here. I am picky for cleanliness and customer satisfation. I do not regert staying here and neither will you. This will be my only lodging choice when near Fort Bragg. Gary

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EDIFortBragg, Front Office Manager at Emerald Dolphin Inn, responded to this review

Michael~Glad to hear you slept well! Thank for your business and your review! Hope to see you on your next getaway! More 

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Address: 1211 S Main St, Fort Bragg, CA 95437
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Location: United States > California > Mendocino County > Fort Bragg
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Number of rooms: 43
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Also Known As:
Emerald Dolphin Hotel Fort Bragg
Emerald Dolphin Motel
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#1 Green Hotel in Fort Bragg

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