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Gunn House Hotel

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286 So Washington St., Sonora, CA 95370
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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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Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Found this little gem on Trip adviser and was delighted with our choice. The hotel has so much character and atmosphere. Our room was at the front although there was street noise it didn't keep us awake. After a long drive we found the pool clean and refreshing. All restaurants and eateries are a walk away. The breakfast was one... More 

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California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recommendation - stay at the best western Sonora oaks. I like Sonora and usually stay at the best western (I have stayed there three times). Well this time, I thought I'd try something in town and historic. Well, not again. We booked a room with two queens and I thought it was going to be poolside; well, it was sort-of... More 

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Kent, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looking far afield from Yosemite National Park for a hotel room after deciding on a last minute family trip, I found the Gunn House Hotel on TA and was delighted with my choice. The hotel is a rambling place that works its way up the hill from the main road through Sonora and that adds character. Each of the rooms... More 

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Sacramento, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed our stay at this charming and cozy hotel. The rooms are quaint, comfortable and clean with lovely period antiques. The breakfast is homemade, loaded with delicious baked goods, egg dishes and made to order waffles. The staff was friendly and helpful. The Gunn House was the perfect accommodation for a quintessential visit to the California gold country.

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Visalia, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for two nights. The room was so charming with little touches throughout that added to the experience (door that opened on the top half like a mini French door, period furniture, super comfy bed). The gardens and overall outdoor area and pool were excellently maintained and beautiful. Breakfast was better than expected with quiche, several kinds of coffee... More 

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Comer, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family of 5 stayed in 2 rooms next to eachother for 2 nights. My wife and I in a single queen room, and my Mother-In-Law, Daughter, and her husband in a 2 queen room. The rooms were clean and good size. I thought it was a very cool historic hotel with modern amenities. Our rooms were in the front,... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

Just stayed here at the end of July at the Gunn House and was very pleasantly surprised at how quaint the hotel was. We were searching for another hotel as we had to change hotels from Mariposa where there was a recent mudslide closing the roads there. The cost of the hotel was a fraction of those in cities near... More 

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Modesto, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

I have stayed at the Gunn House many times over the years. It has a lovely appearance and so many things are great about it. The parking is close and certainly adequate. But if you have walking issues, you do park on a hill behind the facility and have to walk down steps. If you are the healthy, not a... More 

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GunnHouseHotel, Owner at Gunn House Hotel, responded to this review

As you know, since you have stayed with us in the past, we do take pride in our hotel. Maintenance and cleanliness are very important to us. Our carpets are routinely steamed cleaned and unfortunately over the last month there was major road repairs and road work which caused much more dust and dirt than normal. With the recent purchase... More 

Chicago, IL
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

I went back and forth trying to decide if this was the best place for us since honestly, there was concern that the facilities illustrated on the website might be a little too motel-ish and a tad too old lady like for our tastes. Boy, was I wrong. Upon arrival, the building itself reminded me of a well-built historic lodges... More 

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Indio, California, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

This hotel/inn from the 1850s maintains its character but includes all the modern amenities. We stayed in the room lovingly referred to as the wine cellar for its location on the lower level on the back side. It was cool in the hot weather, quiet with its thick walls and outside its door was a large covered walkway with antiques... More 

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