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Inn of the Lost Coast

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205 Wave Drive, Shelter Cove, CA 95589
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Davis, West Virginia, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015 via mobile

This place is way over rated. The view and location are fabulous, but the hotel is old and has not been maintained. We stayed in room 301. The bathtub drain and the toilet were backed up. There were stains on the bathroom floor. The windows opened, but the screens were missing. The door jammed and had to be forced open... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

Inn of the Lost Coast was a pleasant surprise on our recent northern California trip. The room was nice size, comfy bed, delicious takeout pizza on site, helpful staff. But, what made it special was the fantastic view! My husband and I agreed it was the best view we've ever had from a hotel room. The surf was just off... More 

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Napa CA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

A plein air painting event brought us to this nice inn...our room had a spectacular view of the coast right above the crashing waves. A large deck with two comfortable wicker chairs provided a relaxing place to view the sunset. My husband painted from the deck as well. Ours was a corner room with a kitchenette. Bed was comfortable and... More 

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Oakdale, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015 via mobile

This was an amazing weekend! The people are friendly! The sunsets are incredible! Our hotel had a private sauna and jacuzzi tub with amazing views! Every room had an ocean side view to watch the sunset! This is where you want to go to get away from it all!!! A true vacation spot!

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Pine Grove, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015 via mobile

The Inn of the Lost Coast was a gem we stumbled on while visiting the cove area. The rooms are clean. The view is nice and the price is very good for what you get. The innkeeper was very nice and accommodating. The people that live in the cove are all friendly too. It's well worth the 20 mile drive... More 

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Quartzsite, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

What a wonderful place to stay. We planned on 2 nights, but stayed 3! We were greeted by the Manager, Lauren, most graciously She took the time to escort us to our room, Showed us where the hot tub, the . .ice machine, pong pong table, library, pizza parlor, and coffee shop were located. Ocean views from our balcony where... More 

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Palm Desert, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

August 19 and 20th were spent at the Inn of the Lost Coast in Shelter Cove, CA. We arrived early and were greet warmly by Lauren, the Innkeeper. Our room was ready and Lauren gave us a guided tour of the Inn and amenities as well as a map of the local area explaining the attractions. We had a room... More 

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Lakeport, CA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Spent one night here while traversing the Lost Coast with Jeep friends. We stayed in room 302, you are right on the rugged coastline with spectacular views. The room was clean but a little strange with a full size fridge. The hotel has outside seating and a ping pong table, staff were friendly. I only gave it 4 stars because... More 

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Sacramento, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

This was the last place we stayed on our vacation. So nice to come in from the heat. Friendly staff and good sized room with a balcony and million dollar view. Nice and clean room, bathroom had hot water various soaps etc. The only reasons I do not give it higher marks was for two reasons. 1) water backed up... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

Our room was nice, screen needs repair also toilet seat. My complaint is the check in. We arrived early after a long drive, we were told we could not get a room until 3PM, but they would try to get onto the cleaning of the room. Checking in periodically 3 hours later, it was ready. The attitude of the workers... More 

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