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Rainbow Inn Bed & Breakfast

54420 South Circle Drive, Idyllwild, CA 92549
Rainbow Inn Bed & Breakfast
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Omaha, Nebraska
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43 reviews 43 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I took a little trip to Cali. We pulled in and the place was lovely! John greeted us and showed us around the place. He's super nice and keeps his property pristine and beautiful. Our room was super clean and cozy. I flipped on the fireplace and fell asleep on the comfy chair. I loved that it... More 

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Ventura, California
15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter and I did a quick get-away trip and thoroughly enjoyed our brief stay at the Rainbow Inn. We stayed in the Music Box room which was beautifully appointed, clean and just right for our needs John, the owner, thinks of just about every detail: coffeemaker. teas and water in the room, refrigerator, robes, a wide selection of movies,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015 via mobile

We made an unexpected trip. The innkeeper, John, was excellent from the minute we first called to when we departed. John was extremely accommodating. For example, he asked about dietary restrictions, which we didn't expect, & provided two excellent breakfasts following our needs. He also was able to provide us information on hiking since we weren't able to research trails... More 

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San Diego
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97 hotel reviews
391 helpful votes 391 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

I will start by saying the owner was quite kind to squeeze us into the schedule on a last minute request for a holiday weekend with just one night available. As written by others, the Rainbow Inn is a wonderful place. Decor and furnishings are quite lovely. The upstairs lounge and breakfast room is amazing and comfortable. The outdoor patio... More 

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Temecula, California
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I have to start off by saying that the pictures DO NOT do a justice of this beautiful B&B in Idyllwild. John is a fantastic host. literally everything you could ever want in a B&B. Extremely clean, literally feels like home when you walk in. You can really tell he takes pride in what he does from the moment you... More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Stayed on a Wednesday and Thursday night in June. Nice place in the mountains, convenient to everywhere you want to go in Idyllwild. The breakfast is absolutely fantastic, and John is a great host. Would gladly stay again.

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Santa Cruz,CA
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11 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

We recently stayed at Rainbow Inn B&B during one of the heat spells. It was a really pleasant stay from our regular busy life. John is a wonderful host. We arrived quite late on a Friday evening and left a note for us at the main door as well as told us how to contact him. He upgraded us to... More 

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San Diego, California
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We stumbled upon this place as we had made a last minute decision to stay overnight in Idyllwild. On previous visits, I've stayed in cabins in town and rented cabins outside of town and there is no comparison. This inn is quaint, beautifully decorated, serene and just lovely. John, the owner, is very personable and runs this inn as if... More 

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Lakewood, California
17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We recently celebrated our anniversary at this comfortable, affordable inn. Our room was gracefully furnished and no detail was left out. There were several other areas to lounge in both inside and out. The art collection, library and DVD selection was an added bonus. The innkeeper was very engaging and hospitable and prepared a delicious breakfast that was beautifully presented.... More 

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San Jacinto, California
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

The Rainbow Inn was an excellent stay for a B&B Inn. It is located very near town and among tall pine trees & the fresh air was great . The owner who's name is John is an excellent cook and was very accommodating and gracious. We stayed for two days. The bed was extremely comfortable. The breakfasts both days were... More 

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