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Arden Forest Inn

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Coconut Creek, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

The Arden forest inn is a peaceful sanctuary in Ashland. The innkeepers Corbet and Bill are charming and take great pride in their business. They serve a fabulous communal breakfast which they eat with their guests, a really nice touch. Bill is an amazing chef and the presentation can compete with any high end hotel. Conversation tends to center around... More 

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Gold River, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

My two-nights at Arden Forest Inn were a truly satisfying experience and definitely not long enough. The owners have made this an off the beaten path paradise that is walking distance from the center of Ashland's theater scene. A lovely appointed room, as well as a tasty (and ample) breakfast, made my stay a memorable one. The reception was warm... More 

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Penngrove, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

You will not find a better spot to spend a few nights. The hosts are adorable and fun, the rooms are comfy and cozy, and the breakfasts: Wow! Make sure to suggest the biscuits!!! The attention to detail is impressive and the location can't be beat! We'll be back for sure!

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

Visited to show a film in the Festival. The owners are sponsors but we were so impressed with the experience that we booked a further week. This is a historic house with many fine antiques and quirky objects run with care by the two owners , William and Corbet who are welcoming and knowledgeable and excellent company . A whole... More 

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Baltimore, MD
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015

This was our 1st and not last visit to this charming town and wonderful B&B! My husband and I were in town to see Crater Lake and then head up north to Portland for a wedding over the weekend. We were greeted warmly and felt right at home! The grounds were very cozy as was the main house and our... More 

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Edmonds, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

I never give anything five stars but we sincerely had the best time at Arden Forest Inn. We cannot wait to go back. We went during spring break with our kids and had the whole place to ourselves. The upstairs suite has two bedrooms which are perfect for our family. We loved the pool, the breakfasts were amazing, the grounds... More 

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Montesano, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

I am not new to Arden Forest. My wife and I have been coming here every season for over 10 years. This was my first year solo, and the place still rocks. The pool is wonderful, the morning conversations over wonderful breakfasts is fun and informative, and the other guests informed and interesting. A great place to stay, especially is... More 

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Costa Mesa, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We absolutely loved visiting the Arden Forest Inn and plan to stay there every year we visit in the future! Bill and Corbet were fantastic Inn Keepers and honest theater critics as well. It is a beautiful place perfect for relaxing and feeling like you're at home when you're not at home. Not to mention the most delicious breakfasts and... More 

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ArdenForestInn, Owner at Arden Forest Inn, responded to this review

Hi Sam, Thanks for the kind review. We really enjoyed meeting your and your family and very happy that you enjoyed your visit here. Looking forward to see all of you again in the future. Bill More 

Seattle, Washington
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Double your fun while in Ashland. Stay at Arden Forest Inn (AFI). My wife and I have been spending 1 or 2 weeks there every year since 1990. If you like comfortable surroundings and delicious breakfasts, stay at AFI. If you like great conversations about theatre, movies, books, or other unlimited fun topics, stay at AFI. If you want to... More 

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ArdenForestInn, Owner at Arden Forest Inn, responded to this review

Dick and Barbara, Thank your for your loyal support, friendship and glowing review. We can't wait to see you again later in the season. Bill (and Corbet too) More 

Mountain View, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

I've been coming to the festival for 15 years and have stayed at Arden Forest nearly all of those years. There have been times when I couldn't stay at Arden the whole time and have had to book part of my trip somewhere else. So I can tell you, on those days/nights, I long for Arden Forest. The other inns... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Escape the cares of everyday life and experience the majesty of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival at our Ashland, Oregon B&B. Our comfy rooms, amazing breakfasts and gracious service stand apart from all other Ashland bed and breakfasts. Take advantage of our staff’s extensive theatre knowledge while you enjoy a dip in the pool or stroll in our enchanting gardens. Discover an escape from the ordinary Ashland, Oregon hotel at the Arden Forest Inn. ~ A Special Thanks ~To all of the many loyal guests and friends of Arden Forest Inn, we wish to offer our most heartfelt thanks for the extraordinary love and support sent our way this past year during the most challenging time of our lives. Bill's transplant was very successful and he is expected to be back - 100% - creating his culinary magic in the coming year. Both Corbet and Bill are looking forward to seeing all of you in 2013. For all the guests that we did not get to meet last year due to our absence we are sorry you didn't get to have the full Arden Forest experience, but we look forward to the possibility of meeting you in the future. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Arden Forest Inn

Address: 261 West Hersey Street, Ashland, OR 97520-1721
Location: United States > Oregon > Ashland
Price Range: $171 - $256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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