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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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Springfield, Missouri
17 reviews 17 reviews
15 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

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 Everything is clean, though outdated (though that's the charm).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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40 reviews 40 reviews
40 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

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 The rooms were outdated, and smelled like moth balls.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 July 18, 2014

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
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

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 July 5, 2014

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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96 reviews 96 reviews
6 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

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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259 reviews 259 reviews
198 hotel reviews
371 helpful votes 371 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

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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70 reviews 70 reviews
27 hotel reviews
164 helpful votes 164 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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Alva, Florida
19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Our stay at the Curly Redwood Lodge was all that one could ask and much for in a local motel. It was spacious, super clean and very handy to all of nearby activities. We toured Jedediah Smith Redwoods S. P. and Redwood N. P. We checked out the harbor and generally enjoyed ourselves. I would stay at Curly Redwood again... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

The Curly Redwood is absolutely nostalgic. I could not believe how well preserved the redwood furnishings were after sixty years of guests. When visiting the Redwoods, spending the night here is almost a must. See the trees- See the building. Sylvia at the front desk was very helpful sharing insider info and back routes to Crescent City sites. Seventy bucks... 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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