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Tallman Hotel

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9550 Main Street, Upper Lake, CA 95485
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Tallman Hotel
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Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Upper Lake
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
579sue Seattle, Washington
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Seattle, Washington
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

One of the nicest hotels I have ever stayed in. Beautifully restored rooms, thoughtful details, lovely grounds and a fantastic, simple breakfast. They have done a great job incorporating modern comforts into their elegant, Victorian design.

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Loomis, California
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7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Clear Lake area is really on the rise and this hotel is what the area needs more of. We have always just flew through Clear Lake on the way to the coast, however, recently we have made it a destination for short getaway stays. We live in the foothills near Sacramento, and the Clear Lake area is about an... More 

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Tallmanhotel, Guest Services at Tallman Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your positive words about our hotel and for taking the time to provide feedback. We're happy you enjoyed your stay and we also appreciate your comments about the hotel breakfast. We are in the process of enhancing the breakfast offerings, but we're glad you enjoyed the quiche! Hopefully in the coming weeks and months we... More 

Edina, Minnesota
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51 reviews 51 reviews
26 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

My husband and I have stayed at the Tallman in the past and had great experiences. This time it was very different. We drove a good 2 hours out of our way headed from Calistoga to the Coast to stay at the Tallman entirely due to the prospect of the private Ofuro soaking tub. After dinner, we went to soak,... More 

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El Cerrito, California
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

It is obvious no expense was spared in restoring this historic hotel. Rooms are comfortable and roomy. We especially enjoyed the ofuro tub on the enclosed patio of our garden room. Beautiful gardens shared with the Blue Wing Saloon and Restaurant, owned by the same proprietors. Hand painted murals decorate the breakfast room. For breakfast we had the best crossants... More 

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Calistoga, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We live in the Napa Valley about 1 1/2 hours from Upper Lake and enjoy a quick adventure away from our life here. We travel up the eastern side of Clear Lake stopping at the junk and antique stores in each of the small towns and spend the evening at the Blue Wing Cafe and the night at the Tallman.... More 

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Tallmanhotel, Guest Services at Tallman Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We agree that our little town of Upper Lake has come a long way, and we are indeed fortunate that Mendocino National Forest is so close to us. There are also some nice walking and hiking trails fairly close to the hotel. Kayaking is an option as well! More 

Portland, Oregon
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222 reviews 222 reviews
36 hotel reviews
211 helpful votes 211 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Ok, I lucked out with this one! I came to this hotel based on the recommendation of a friend, when I was in the area on business. And I will definitely return to stay here when I am in the area! This recently restored 19th century trading post building is well designed, beautifully decorated, and well appointed. In addition to... More 

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Victoria, BC
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20 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Just stayed one night but this is a worthwhile destination if you are traveling in the area. A recent (2006 I think) restoration of an old hotel, and restaurant, they have done a great job capturing the look and feel of a late 19th c hotel but with all mod cons. We stayed in a Lower Garden room in the... More 

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San Francisco, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

When overwhelmed or annoyed with the frantic commitments that keep you running: turn to the gracious experience that awaits you at the Tallman. We have the Tallman hand out map and photos of the hotel displayed on our desks to remind us - there is respite awaiting when we return, which we plan to do next weekend; our third visit... More 

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Portland, Oregon, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We were in town to buy wine and stayed overnight at the Tallman Hotel for the second time in three years. It was even better than we remembered! The restoration and interiors are meticulously period with the excellent addition of conveniently-placed outlets and lovely bathrooms. The Blue Wing Saloon, on the grounds of the hotel, has a nice neighborly quality... More 

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Ukiah, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Stayed overnight at the Tallman Hotel recently for a special occasion. We live in the next county, but would be pleased to find a hotel this nice when traveling to any city. It is a truly beautiful renovation of the historic hotel by the same name, with carefully chosen details by the design team in both in the interior and... More 

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