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Fern Grove Cottages

2.5 of 5 Inn   |   16650 River Road, Guerneville, CA 95446
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Ranked #8 of 13 Guerneville B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ed M California, Pennsylvania
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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California, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in a cabin with 2 bedrooms, each of which was big enough for the bed plus maybe 12 inches around it -- difficult to even walk the perimeter of the room, and no place for even a small bag. the kitchenette was equally simple, just enough plates and bowls, and not enough counter to do much of anything.... More

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Roseville, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I are big fans of "Hotel Impossible" and are always dismayed at how often the rooms in the featured hotels are just plain dirty. And to tell the truth, uncleanliness is one of the main reasons my wife and I don't really travel much anymore. So it was a huge relief to find that our room here... More

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Santa Cruz, California
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44 reviews 44 reviews
26 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pros: great location, beautiful grounds, small kitchettes in rooms, dog friendly and ample space. Cons: staff is unfriendly. Twice I overheard different guests (unrelated) comment on how rude the "English lady" was. I didn't deal with her but I witnessed he discussing a mischarge on a customers bill and she was unnessesarily rude. Acted as if she was doing them... More

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Newport Beach, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

My fiance and I stayed the weekend at Fern Grove for a friend's wedding that was in Monte Rio. We stayed in one of the studio spa rooms and it was perfect! The location was ideal for both the wedding and walking to local shops and stores in Guernville. We thoroughly enjoyed the breakfast (the scones were a hit!) and... More

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Berkeley CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We had the smallest room on the site, but still were very comfortable. The surroundings are very pleasant -- gardens and redwoods. The hosts provide local recommendations and chat easily with the guests. Guerneville gives easy access to the coast, to the Russian River, and to a multitude of Russian River Valley wineries. We definitely recommend Fern Grove as a... More

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Margaret & Mike are truly gracious hosts - and Innkeeper (Annie??) was wonderful as well. The cottages are well kept, clean, cute, in a great location, offer a very nice continental breakfast (can you say HOME MADE SCONES??), and even have a nice little happy hour with some yummy sherry. I would have given them 5 stars just they way... More

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Austin, Texas
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11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

We have been wanting to stay at Fern Grove for years...it did not disappoint! We stayed in 1 and 2 as a family it was great having the two connecting spaces. The rooms were of good size and the kitchen was perfect for what we needed. The Inn keeper was very helpful and gave suggestions of things, place to see... More

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Menlo Park, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

We were welcomed back this week for our third stay at the Fern Grove Cottages. Margaret and Mike are excellent hosts. Mike answered all of my gardening questions about the beautiful grounds (I learned about Quince and Asian Dogwood); Margaret and her staff are terrific resources for all local attractions (wine-tasting; historical). Yummy home-made buiscuits and scones are the highlight... More

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San Francisco
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

My wife and I rented the majority of the Fern Grove Cottages and one of the River Houses for a 'destination birthday' on and around the Russian River. Margaret and her staff were extraordinary to work with and went out of our way to make our guests, who flew in from all over the country, feel welcome. Margaret's 'English Garden'... More

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Jefferson, Ohio
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

My 91 year old father was on vacation with my husband and I and we stayed 5 days here. The cabins were clean, very cute and cozy. The are private, but yet close enough that you can get breakfast and bring back to your room if you want. The cleaning staff was excellent. Thanks for a great stay and we... More

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Address: 16650 River Road, Guerneville, CA 95446
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Location: United States > California > Sonoma County > Guerneville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Fern Grove Cottages 2.5*
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