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Curly Redwood Lodge

701 Redwood Highway S, Crescent City, CA 95531
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Curly Redwood Lodge
Ranked #5 of 19 hotels in Crescent City
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Downey, California
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed here with my husband and two teenage daughters. Yes. they were disappointed there wasn't a pool or flat screen TV, but we had spent quite a lot on hotels in the previous few nights, and I was looking for something a little more budget friendly. When we pulled up, the motel reminded them of the motel from the... More

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Keene, New Hampshire
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Clearly this is a lodging experience that will not satisfy everyone. I get where some of the less flattering reviews are coming from. The decor and amenities were dated, for sure. But the room was neat and clean and the property was well maintained. We stayed in a half-dozen different hotels during this trip west. I saw the Curley Redwood... More

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Springfield, Missouri
15 reviews 15 reviews
13 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My, what a charming motel! It really brings back feelings of nostalgia and it's quite wonderful. The history of the hotel itself is impressive, but I won't go into that. The rooms are spacious and decorated with fun Redwood furniture. Everything is clean, though outdated (though that's the charm). Staff is warm and friendly. The exterior is lovely. Views are... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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38 reviews 38 reviews
38 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The motel was "carved out of a single red wood tree" - there - thats the excitement, and its all down hill from there. Each room has some redwood panels in it, ok. The rooms were outdated, and smelled like moth balls. The carpeting was shag and who knows what was living it it was so old. The shower was... More

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crlodge701, General Manager at Curly Redwood Lodge, responded to this review

Let me correct you on a few because it seems you haven’t experienced much in historic properties, antiques, coastal towns, homeless people and the list goes on. Our furniture is original from the 50s, our showers are all tiled, not plastic, carpeting is high end low pile (not shag, though we did have it in the early 70s). We are... More

Orangevale, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My mom and I stayed for two nights in July and everything was wonderful. My mom lives in Oregon and I was up visiting her from California when her air conditioner quit working at her house. Too hot at her house so made a last minute getaway. Staff was friendly, room was clean and will be staying there again.

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Calgary, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a find! We loved our last minute decision to stay at the Curly.... Clean and the rooms are huge! The shower was great.. haven't seen one like it for ages.. baby tub for soaking feet.... Over all a great find and recommended.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived for a 3 day stay, but stayed 12. We found places and people we became friendly with and decided to hang around. Crescent City has it's good and bad like everywhere else including where we're from, Hawaii. But we enjoyed friendly people that said hi, excuse me, can I help you, or just smiled with a big hello.... More

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Depoe Bay, Oregon
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89 reviews 89 reviews
6 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have stayed here off and on for years. We stayed in an ADA room as that was all that was left, but we have done that at other places before. This room is probably the most spacious ADA room we have stayed in. The shower was wonderful. TV was up to date. Two knocks which prevented this fun place from... More

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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228 reviews 228 reviews
180 hotel reviews
343 helpful votes 343 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We rolled up here in the pouring rain. The person at the desk was very friendly and very helpful. We had a two-room suite, which was very comfortable and well-equipped. The Lodge was built in the 1950s, out of one Redwood tree (there's still some left to build more rooms if wanted) and the owners have kept the 1950s look,... More

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Benicia, CA
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68 reviews 68 reviews
27 hotel reviews
152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

My husband and I were visiting the redwoods for the first time since we were teens. We're in our 50s now. There are no Marriotts in Crescent City, so we chose the CRL because we got an extremely good rate, then we crossed our fingers and hoped that the place would be okay. We loved it. Staying at the Lodge... More

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Address: 701 Redwood Highway S, Crescent City, CA 95531
Location: United States > California > Crescent City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Curly Redwood Hotel Crescent City
Curly Redwood Crescent City

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#1 Best Value Hotel in Crescent City
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Built from one curly redwood tree that produced 57,000 board feet of lumber! The clean, comfortable lodge is Northern California's most unique redwood lodge on America's Wild Rivers Coast ... more   less 
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