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Victorian Garden Inn

316 E. Napa St., Sonoma, CA 95476
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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South Lake Tahoe, California
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Inn is in a great location. The gardens are nice and the breakfast was very good. The staff was excellent. The pool was mostly clean however in serious need of replastering. I noticed other reviewers saying it was dirty, which it appears to be due to its bad condition. The room was cool even without the AC on a... More

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Nottingham
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent two days here over 4th July weekend. The location is great, a few minutes walk to the main square, where you can wander through the many shops, or grab a great bite to eat. As it's name suggests there is a Victorian garden, complete with humming birds! The garden is beautiful, with lots of quite spots as well... More

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Denver, Colorado
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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great location for a B&B, right in the heart of Sonoma but quiet enough to give you some privacy. Enter off the street and find impeccable gardens and quaint buildings. Our room was a little small, but still nice, and there's a hot tub in the back and a great breakfast. People said the staff could be... More

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Indy
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Very nice setting and location. The gardens, according to my master gardening wife, were beautiful. We had a wonderful breakfast outside by the pool and could smell all of the flowers while eating a delicious breakfast. The location is excellent. Two or three blocks from the main plaza so walking enabled us to imbibe in more wine than normal!

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London, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We stayed here for a couple of days. It is located a short walk away from the town square where all of the restaurants etc are. Wifi was acceptable and it had decent air con. Really nice gardens (we took out breakfasts outside for example) which might be a plus if you have some time to kill. My main complaint... More

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Mazatlan, Mexico
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

This inn is beautiful and a great value! The property and gardens are very well maintained with lovely amenities including a pool and hot tub. Our room was comfortable with many nice touches - fluffy towels and pillows and chocolates, too. Breakfast preparation sent delicious aromas throughout the inn and we enjoyed coffee on the porch. I highly recommend this... More

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

This place is exactly what is says, set up like a Victorian house with loads of "period" pieces even down to the decanter of sherry for the guests to help themselves to! Donna, the owner goes out of her way to welcome you and the staff are excellent, Janet gave us a number of tickets and cards for free wine... More

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San Diego
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

We loved our stay here! We arrived much earlier then expected and were greeted very well. The staff (so sorry I can't remember her name!) helped tremendously by giving us great information and a wonderful itinerary that helped us plan out our day. While the décor is not 100% our taste with all the white wicker, etc., it is certainly... More

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San Jose, CA
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for one night, and my daughters and significant others were in two other rooms. Pre-arrival communication was good (email and phone), and the place is really nice. Beautifully decorated and very welcoming. We loved our room in the main house, and the garden and tower rooms are also wonderful. Nice gardens, grounds, and decor... More

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Los Angeles, California
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177 reviews 177 reviews
48 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

We greatly enjoyed the Victorian Garden Inn. The room was comfortable. The full breakfast was superb. Fresh fruit and cookies are available throughout the day. Sherry is available in the afternoon and evening. The inn is located a few blocks from the plaza, which made wine tasting and getting home very convenient. We liked it so much, we plan to... More

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Address: 316 E. Napa St., Sonoma, CA 95476
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Location: United States > California > Sonoma County > Sonoma
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Let us spoil you at the Victorian Garden Inn, a historic Sonoma bed and breakfast. Just a short walk from the Historic Sonoma Plaza in Northern California's famed Wine Country, we provide you with the best in Sonoma lodging.A stay at A Victorian Garden Inn offers one the opportunity to step back into another era. Originally built in 1870 as a private residence, it is one of the oldest properties in the City of Sonoma. It was opened to guests as a bed and breakfast in 1983. Surrounded by historic sites such as the San Francisco de Solano Mission, the Sonoma Barracks, and Lachryma Montis, the home of General Mariano Guadalupe Vallejo, the Inn is the perfect getaway to enjoy the history of Sonoma.The Inn is named for its lush English gardens surrounding our historical Sonoma farmhouse. With well-appointed rooms and a comfortable parlor inside, you'll find everything you're looking for in a Sonoma Wine Country bed and breakfast. Our acre of gardens is a great place to relax with a glass of wine from one of our local wineries at the end of a long day enjoying the beauty of Sonoma. ... more   less 
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