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Sweetwater Inn and Spa

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44840 Main St, Mendocino, CA 95460
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Davidson, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The River Gate room is very comfortable with a fireplace, heaters, full bathroom, very comfortable bed and two windows on Main Street with a view of the Pacific. This place is known for its private spas and its proximity to the "community" (read open to the public) clothing optional hot tub. We didn't use either but we found our location... More 

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We returned to the Redwood Cottage again this year. It's a lovely little cottage hand-crafted with love. The kitchen has good pots, pans and knives. The best part is the private deck with a large hot tub. We bring our dog. They provide a basket with dog cookies, dog towels, .. especially for their canine guests.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is a great little place in Mendocino as well. The home feels nice and comfy. My room had a great view of the ocean and church with a nice fireplace in my room and my own bathroom. On the property they have a community hot tub or a private hot tub. The community hot tub is included with... More 

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Hank M, Owner at Sweetwater Inn and Spa, responded to this review

Staci, Thanks so much for your thoughtful review and for taking the time to share your experience at Sweetwater with your fellow travelers. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again! With gratitude, Hank and Anne More 

San Francisco, California
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6 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

Well-run Inn. Not a B&B; each cottage has a kitchen. We walk everywhere in town, and staying indoors with a view isn't in our plan. Most of the units have a fireplace, and some have hot tubs. There is a Spa too, with massage, sauna, private hot tubs and a big public hot tub that needs repairs. Be careful.

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Hank M, Owner at Sweetwater Inn and Spa, responded to this review

Carl and Donna, Thanks so much for taking the time to share your experience at Sweetwater Inn and Spa with fellow travelers. Since your stay the large redwood hot tub has had extensive repair and we are just about to start serving fresh baked pastries to have with your coffee and tea in the morning. Just waiting for the baskets... More 

Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I booked to stay here while on our honeymoon road trip up the West Coast of the USA. It was the nicest stay of our trip. The room was large, clean comfortable, had kitchen amenities and Netflix! The staff were helpful, welcoming and thoughtful. Location is great with being only a few minutes away from shops /... More 

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San Rafael, CA
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Sweetwater Spa is charming in a 70's Mendocino sort of way. We booked an hour in the private hot tub and sauna suite. We enjoyed the charm of the outdoor hot tub and shower and the sauna was delicous, but the place could use a serious upgrade. The shower barely worked, and the tile and redwood was old and fusty.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015

The water, is, indeed sweet. We went to the public tub. Facility was clean - there was no privacy, clothing optional. Nobody opted to wear clothing. I'm glad I didn't go all body conscious and wear a suit - THAT would've felt weird. The other patrons were young, backpacker-type people, well travelled, with lots of experiences of faraway places to... More 

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Hank M, Owner at Sweetwater Inn and Spa, responded to this review

Thanks for your sharing your experience of your recent visit to Sweetwater Inn and Spa! It is good to hear from your review that you had a relaxing and healing time at the spa. And yes it's true we have a wide variety of lodging to choose from that all include free spa privileges. We look forward to your next... More 

Des Moines, Iowa
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7 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

We booked the O'hana House thru Sweetwater Rentals. We chose to stay in the country for an easy access to all Mendocino County has to offer. 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, a kitchen fit for a gourmet chef, what a stove!! Large living room with comfy furniture...outdoor fun patio with shower and hot tub. We wanted for nothing. Even with... More 

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Hank M, Owner at Sweetwater Inn and Spa, responded to this review

We were so happy to host you for a few days, so thank you for making us a part of your family's California getaway last month. We're particularly pleased to see that everyone really got to spend some quality time outside -- just another reminder how lucky we are to be around all this nature! We'll be looking forward to... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

The private spa room provided a great romantic night bathing in the outdoors. Very simple, cosy layout that warmed and relaxed our bodies for a comfortable nights sleep. Good atmosphere in the public spa area too

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Hank M, Owner at Sweetwater Inn and Spa, responded to this review

Thanks for your great feedback! We are so glad you had a relaxing stay at our spa and hope to serve you again in the future. More 

Berkeley
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58 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

This review is for the hot tubs and massage services at Sweetwater. Have been coming to this lovely hidden hot tub and spa location for years. The tubs are always clean, private and cozy, the settings lovely, with flowering vines crawling over weather redwood. Some have toilets and saunas attached. Rates are very reasonable. The communal hot tub is a... More 

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Hank M, Owner at Sweetwater Inn and Spa, responded to this review

Thank you Lisa for sharing your recent experience at our spa with others in such an honest and friendly way. We are so glad you came in and enjoyed some relaxation at the spa. More 

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