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Dunbar House, 1880

271 Jones St, Murphys, CA 95247
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Ranked #2 of 3 Murphys B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I needed to get away from the SF Bay Area for some much needed relaxation and return to nature but didn't want to make the long trip this year for my "Oregon fix." I love the Sierra foothills and had driven through Murphys but never stayed there, but after reading about Dunbar House and having a fantastically warm and inviting... More

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Palo Alto, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place, perfect location steps from downtown Murphys, and owners who truly have thought of every comfort -- from candy and nuts in the dining room to a Kindle in your room (right next to the well-stocked Keurig). Would definitely stay at the Dunbar again.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great place. From the moment you arrive you just feel so comfortable that its like being home with family and friends. The house is spectacular, very nicely decorated, the grounds are beautiful and the location can't be beat. We had the Sequoia Room which was tremendous. We enjoyed sitting on the rocking chairs on the front porch reading... More

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Santa Clarita, California
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

This was our second stay at Dunbar House. Greeted with a warm welcome from Crystal. We stayed in the Ponderosa room upstairs this time. Last time, we had the Sequoia downstairs. Gotta say, liked both rooms. So charming and comfortable. The Keurig machine in the rooms was added since our last stay. Loved it. As previously said, it is great... More

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Santa Rosa, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We have stayed numerous times at the Dunbar House and have never been disappointed. It is great to be within walking distance of many great wine tasting rooms and restaurants. Innkeepers Arline and Rich do a wonderful job of keeping the house charming and comfortable, the breakfasts are wonderful! A great place to unwind for a few days!

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Pen Argyl, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The Dunbar House has an excellent location just a block from downtown Murphys. Innkeeper Arline has excellent hospitality. She can recommend excellent restaurants like Alchmey which is where we ate that night. The room was very homey which included a closed in porch connecting the private bath and bedroom. Within the porch there was a refrigerator, Jacuzzi, and table for... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

This is the second time we have stayed at the Dunbar House and it was just as lovely. The rooms are charming and very comfortable with nice amenities. The house is in the perfect location for staying in Murphys. It is in walking distance of all the wine bars, restaurants and shops. The breakfast was delicious and generous. We really... More

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Pittsburg, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Our over all experience was absolutely wonderful. We were celebrating my 61st b-day, and our 14th wedding anniversary. The innkeepers are very friendly, and they take excellent care of this Victorian home, and the very attractive grounds / gardens. We met some friends that live in Murphys for dinner on Sunday evening--and we enjoyed the restaurant called "Grounds". Plus, we... More

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DunbarHouse, Owner at Dunbar House, 1880, responded to this review

I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay here at Dunbar House, 1880. It is always a pleasure to share our home with guests celebrating special events in their lives. I appreciate your suggestions. As guest safety is always a concern, several years ago we had safety rails installed in each of the bathrooms next to the... More

Stockton, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Celebrated a 2 day anniversary get away on a Thursday and Friday and it was our first time staying at a B&B. Very charming room with nice amenities and the breakfast was wonderful. But we did not receive complimentary wine or appetizers as "promised" when we booked our room and did not feel our place to have to ask. However,... More

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DunbarHouse, Owner at Dunbar House, 1880, responded to this review

Rich and I take all feedback seriously. Our guests are important to us, and we want them to leave with fond memories that they will always cherish. Our guests honor us by choosing to spend a special moment in their lives with us, and we feel that it is an honor to share our home with them. Dunbar House has... More

Arroyo Grande, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

This was a great way to spend my birthday in this charming B&B and the town of Murphys. We were spending two days at the elephant sanctuary in San Andreas called PAWS, "Performing Animal Welfare Society" and they selected the B&B for us. We had never been to the Sierra Foothills before and we found the area quite beautiful. We... More

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Address: 271 Jones St, Murphys, CA 95247
Location: United States > California > Murphys
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Number of rooms: 5
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