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Sonoma Orchid Inn

3.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   12850 River Rd., Guerneville, CA 95446 (Formerly Ridenhour Inn)
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Ranked #3 of 13 Guerneville B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
Bazzerman Bromley, United Kingdom
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    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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Bromley, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We checked out today, having spent three great nights at the Orchid Inn. Brian and Dana are wonderful hosts with a wealth of local knowledge. They know here you should eat and drink! We stayed in the Laurel Room which had its own private sitting room. I would stay here again.

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Davenport, Iowa
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great experience at the Sonoma Orchid Inn this past week. Our decision to stay here was based on good reviews from Trip Advisor and the information on the Inn's website. Brian and Dana were wonderful hosts. Nice, quiet location yet very accessible to the Sonoma County Wine Experience. Good restaurants near, nice small towns all around. Breakfast... More

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Bloomington, Indiana
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24 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sonoma Orchid Inn has amazing breakfast , great hosts. However , the rooms are a little outdated.it is like you are staying at your grand parents house. The location is very convenient for Sonoma winery visits. Don't forget to purchase their homemade apricot jams. It is delicious!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful stay at this B&B. The hosts were warm and friendly. Family style breakfast was served at 9:00 a.m. every morning. The food was delicious, and the family style set up allowed us time to get to know the other vacationers. We would definitely stay here again!

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Alameda, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I tried to call to make last minute reservations on a Thursday night for Sunday, and whoever answered the phone was so completely rude and unprofessional! He actually said, "you're calling me WHEN to try to get a room?!", and then basically hung up. I will NEVER call them again.

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danacmurphy, Owner at Sonoma Orchid Inn, responded to this review

I'm so sorry that I wasn't more polite. We're a small bed and breakfast. The two of us cannot maintain a 24 hour front desk. Pricing and availability are always accessible on our website. Because we have to be up and making breakfast for guests early in the morning, calling us after 11 p.m. awakens us. Calling for a single... More

Cleveland, Ohio, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We stayed a week, and didn't want to leave! The owners, Brian and Dana made us feel right at home. The room was gorgeous and very comfortable. We even had our own little outdoor sitting area. Breakfasts were amazing, with eggs and other ingredients right from their chickens and gardens. I took home several recipes! The common area of the... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

If you ever have a chance to stay here take it!!!! The hosts are wonderful and make you feel totally at home. The breakfasts are some of the best I've ever had. The rooms are impeccably clean. Would highly recommend it to anyone traveling in the Russian River Valley of California. Would love to go back if we eve have... More

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Sacramento, California
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Our friends have raved about the inn for years and now we know why! Brian and Dana (owners) were so friendly and helped us plan incredibly wonderful days. A morning at the coast, a hike in the coastal redwoods, winery visits, unique shopping and and all types of dining....in just 2-1/2 days. In the late evening, we rested in the... More

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Kentfield, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Our one night stay was a delightful surprise. The owners are very gracious and accommodating. The inn is completely solar powered. The fruit served at breakfast are fresh from their garden. The chickens provide the fresh eggs daily for the scrumptious and hearty breakfast. R & R

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San Marcos La Laguna, Guatemala
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Sonoma Orchid Inn is charming, comfortable and inspired. The owners have mastered the art of hospitality. We stayed two nights and both breakfasts were exquisite . . . Quiche made w eggs from their chickens and fresh fruit from their trees were some of my personal favorites. We loved all the attention to detail, the luxurious comfort of the room... More

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Address: 12850 River Rd., Guerneville, CA 95446 (Formerly Ridenhour Inn)
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Location: United States > California > Sonoma County > Guerneville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sonoma Orchid Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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Sonoma Orchid Hotel Guerneville
Sonoma Orchid Inn Guerneville, CA - Sonoma County

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Sonoma Orchid Inn - it's all about location, stylish comfort and convenience. Exit the urban scene for an escape to the country. The redwoods rise, the vineyards yield fog-kissed premier Pinot Noir and Chardonnay, the coast beckons, and the scenery ... more   less 

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