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Humboldt Gables Motel

40 W Davis St, Rio Dell, CA 95562
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Humboldt Gables Motel
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Austin, Texas
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50 reviews 50 reviews
21 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Thought the price was a bit steep for our budget, we had a nice stay, the owner upgraded us to 2 beds, and the room was comfortable. We got good local tips on places to see and the room was clean. When you check out, take the back road to Ferndale, it's a lovely drive and ends up in a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for one night (4th of July) the manager (or owner, not sure) was nice...he gave us maps, told us aboutthe fireworks at the fairgrounds nearby and was generally pleasent. Check in was easy and sstraightforward. The rooms are dated but clean. Thbeds weren't terrible and the sheets were soft...all of that combined you can't really beat it for... More

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Redding, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

What a terrific, family-owned motel. My room was perfectly clean, safe, and quiet. The location is beautiful--near the redwoods and Eel River. Dave, the owner, strives to make each stay memorable by answering all of your questions and telling stories of local history.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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112 reviews 112 reviews
63 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

This is a quiet budget gem. Biker-friendly. We arrived late and drenched to a friendly welcome, great bed avd clean room. Plus, without even having to ask, the clerk brought out a stack of bike rags. The location is just far enough from the highway to be very quiet. The price was a real value.

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Brooklyn, New York
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

Spent two nights here in early September 2013 and was greeted by a very kind and knowledgeable staff who gave great recommendations for DJ's burgers down the road. The room was exceptionally clean; mini-fridge, microwave, and open WiFi, super comfy King bed. Very quiet here, too. About 10 minutes to Ave of the Giants.

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Gainesville, Georgia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

This was nice place to stay. A little outdated, but clean. We reviewed this hotel online and did expect more. We were running late and Dave was very understanding. We wanted to stay near Rio Dell and this was a great location. Also, when we travel we try to stay at a locally owned place to help out the locals.

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Stafford, Connecticut
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013 via mobile

Re-read these reviews and I truly don't understand how so many people said how clean this place was. It was a throw back to the 70's gold carpet and burgundy sheets, cracked lino in the bath tiny closed in tiled shower, and not a nice smell. If I wasn't exhausted from our day and we had any other option, I... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Stayed here just for two nights during our 22 day road trip around California and Nevada. Being from the UK, I had in my mind what a 'typical' roadside small family run motel would be like - and this did not disappoint. Dave, the owner, is a nice guy and very helpful. Although we have the same surname we are... More

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Long Beach California
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39 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

We wanted to stay near the Redwoods but not in the bigger city. Rio Dell was centrally located. The town is very small with not much to do, but we were there only to sleep. The Humboldt Gables Motel was a very pleasant surprise. The outside was very modest -- in old motor inn style. But the rooms were nice... More

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Croghan, NY
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58 reviews 58 reviews
25 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013 via mobile

Stayed the night while traveling up 101. Originally looked for a hotel in Fortuna, but came across this motel in brochure on Avenue of the Giants. Read the reviews here and decided to give it a try. We are glad we did. Nice sized room, comfortable beds, decent TV stations, very clean, good wifi, helpful management. Not much right in... More

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Address: 40 W Davis St, Rio Dell, CA 95562
Location: United States > California > Rio Dell
Also Known As:
Humboldt Gables Hotel Rio Dell

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