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Nicholson House Inn

2.5 of 5 951 Ukiah St., Mendocino, CA 94560
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Mesa, Arizona
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very small room and quite expensive. Building in need of repairs. Windows and doors rattled all night due to a moderate wind. Breakfast was good but not exceptional. Good location. Street parking only which means you may have to carry your luggage a fair distance if town is busy. One night was okay but would not recommend for a longer... More

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To be fair, this is one of the more affordable places to stay in Mendocino. It was also very conveniently placed next to our dinner reservation at Café Beaujolais. We stayed one night in September on our way to San Francisco and paid $130. We arrived at around 5.30 pm and found our room key tacked to the office door.... More

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Sacramento, CA
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16 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mendocino is a great place to visit, but not inexpensive. This is one of the most affordable stays but nothing exceptional. Our room was small, clean and had 2 comfortable chairs as well as the bed, armoire, and writing table. There was a musty smell, but the house is over 100 yrs old...... The wifi did not work in our... More

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Denton TX
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42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

First, let's say that it's better to stay in Mendocino than Fort Bragg. The village is more authentic and quiet, with great views of the ocean and no sprawl of modern buildings hemming it in. There are some good restaurants too. But Mendocino is very expensive, and there are not as many places to stay. This does not mean that... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Pro- 10 yards to the best restaurant in the area, Cafe Beaujolais. Con- Too small a bed. Too high. Tiny bathroom. Non spacious room. Hoped for more, my mistake I guess. The man by the counter never introduced himself. Grunted at us while coming to breakfast, then on our leave regarding an ill working credit card, making sure he knows... More

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Pembroke, United Kingdom
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17 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Spent 2 nights at this inn. Room was clean and comfortable. Good bed. Property could do with some TLC but same could be said about many small establishments. This is an old property and has a certain charm. Really cannot fault the breakfast. Choice of meats, cheese, fruit, scones, toast, fruit and cereal. Lovely. This is a small town so... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I will try to be as fair as possible here by sticking to the facts… When my friend and I arrived at the B&B we were given the key to the room and told ‘Use the key in the top lock only’, which we did. Turns out the bottom deadbolt had a thin strip of cellophane tape across it on... More

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rocketdude27, Owner at Nicholson House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for you comments JoanBCalifornia, Yes, it was an unfortunate situation and probably not one of our better moments. I will respond to your comments as you presented them, also sticking with the facts. I was called at home around 7:30 in the morning, just getting out of bed. Brent, the innkeeper, was in a state of panic because... More

San Francisco, California
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19 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Not the best B&B I've stayed in, but not the worst either. The location is pretty much perfect, but I guess you can say that about almost all B&Bs in Mendocino; it's not exactly a big place. The inn itself felt a little in need of some tlc in terms of decoration, paintwork etc. Our room was upstairs and, because... More

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Makati Philippines
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47 hotel reviews
149 helpful votes 149 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Beds were soft and very comfortable - I really loved the beddings and the stool to climb up the (very high) bed. Everything within walking distance especially since the town was very small - you really go here for the walks/hikes or just to relax. Breakfast was on one long table for all the guests which made it nice if... More

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San Diego
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Enjoyed the comfortable bed in Grandma's hideaway. There was a nice chest to store clothes and a nice sized closet. Fresh flowers in the room. Also an entertainment room common area to share and a small refrigerator there also. a good buffet style breakfast with cold cut meats and two types of sliced cheeses, hard boiled eggs, strawberries,blueberries;whole grain bread,white... More

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Address: 951 Ukiah St., Mendocino, CA 94560
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Location: United States > California > Mendocino County > Mendocino
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Nicholson House Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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