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Highland Dell Lodge

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21050 River Blvd, Monte Rio, CA 95462
Highland Dell Lodge
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there for a friends wedding and was highly disappointed with the food and the service and the beer. The view from the deck is nice, but not worth the time. I highly recommend staying elsewhere. unless you want to be treated like garbage.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

This was my second time at the Highland Dell. Perfect for us as we visit Family in the area while on the Russuan River. I would recommend this place as a great Hotel for People also wanting to day trips to the coast, Wineries etc... Why stay here? Relaxation pure, most comfortble beds, awesome lodge atmosphere, top Management! We were... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

First to start out, what it is not. It's not a 5 star hotel with every amenity you want. You aren't going to get a spa or super swanky room. What it really is: Super clean, comfortable bed, and a setting that fits the area. Rustic, real, and good people. Let's put it this way; if you find yourself more... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We really liked this place and I can only echo what everyone else has said. This is a beautifully located old fashioned family run hotel. By old fashioned I don't mean it's out of date, in fact everything looks newly redone, but it has a simple, family run flavour that we don't see enough anymore. It's a great antidote to... More 

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Orangevale, CA
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

This hotel is located on the Russian River and the scenery around is so beautiful. It is close to Duncans Mills, Bodega Bay and Jenner .. all places we love. Herb could not have been more helpful and offered to get us ice or anything we needed anytime. We found all the employees that we came in contact with to... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We showed up in Jenner on Labor Day weekend without a hotel - typical. The nice people at Rivers End suggested this place and phoned ahead for us,. They had 1 room that was vacated early so we took it.It is a very cute little lodge - hasn't changed from about the 50s. It was clean and sufficient - at... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

The hotel is nicely located right on the shores of a shallow section of the Russian River. It's not too far from Guerneville and other access spots to the river. However, Herb, the owner, was quite snarky when we checked in and I made sure to let him know I didn't appreciate that. I said he should be nicer to... More 

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Watsonville, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Great little find. It is a historic hotel and has been recently remodeled (2006). The rooms are what you would expect from a hotel this age. Small. No closets and ours had the sink in the room. with the bathroom the toilet and tub/shower. I'd estimate the size about 12 x 10. But the hardwood floors, room colors are nice... More 

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Castro Valley, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

The Highland Dell Lodge is the perfect Russian River getaway - great location right on the river. It has an excellent restaurant on the premises (closed Wednesday & Thursday), and the lodge offers a decent complimentary breakfast buffet. Lots of restaurants in the area, also only a short drive to wine tasting and coastal activities. The downside for me was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

This, by far, was one of the most pleasant trips I have ever taken. The scenery is breathtaking, and that is even before you pull up to this historic lodge. The owners immediately made me feel welcome and at home. My room had a beautiful balcony overlooking the river. The room was comfortable and truly made me feel like I... More 

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