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The Gingerbread Mansion Inn

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Barnegat, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were there mid-week so many of the rooms were open and we were able to explore. Each was decorated uniquely and several had claw foot tubs. Our queen size bed was high off of the floor and had steps to climb in. It was very comfortable and the bathroom was very nice. We had a lovely welcoming tea including... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was by far the best Bed and Breakfast we have ever stayed in on both coasts. Beautiful, felt like it was 1885 but with great hot food and shower. This is the coolest town, like a travel back in town. Perfect location if you are traveling anywhere in the area. Skip Eureka and stay here.

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Lake Havasu City, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An authentic place. The inside matches the outside. They give you snacks from 4-6. If you pig out no need for dinner. The floors are creaky but isn't that the charm? Plenty of hot water. Breakfast was good.

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Vallejo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved seeing some of the rooms upstairs. They reminded us of a B&B in Bath England. Our room was the Garden Room on the main floor. Not as fancy but I liked it because it had a little patio that was perfect for enjoying coffee in the morning or a glass of wine in the late afternoon. All the... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing place! The painstaking work that has gone into producing this masterpiece is incredible. The attention to detail is quite breathtaking. It is both lavish and quirky. The "Alice in Wonderland" garden is equally fantastic. We stayed in the cheapest room (Zipporah) but that was incredible. The more expensive rooms and suites are simply brilliant. Add to this... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful building with a great deal of character. Each bedroom decorated differently. Clean and very comfortable. Lovely comfy mattress and very speedy internet. Lots of nice little personal touches. Had a room on the top floor - a bit difficult to carry heavy suitcases up and down the staircase but otherwise a very good stay and worth the expense.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a wonderful place to stay. After driving the Avenue of the Giants we arrived at the Gingerbread Inn to a warm welcome. You are greeted by afternoon tea or indeed a glass of wine. If you arrive early enough you can have a wander around all the fabulous 19th century styled rooms. Breakfast included in the morning is... More 

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Paradise, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the outside, it looks like something from a fairy tale, and inside it doesn't disappoint either. This hotel is just charming, no other way to describe it. Checking in is a breeze, so easy in fact I can't remember doing anything. The staff are ultra friendly and helpful, and they had told us we could arrive early and get... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

A warm and friendly staff and beautiful antique decor. Every room is different so you can have a different experience if you return. The breakfasts are not to be missed. I was there 4 days and every breakfast was different and superb. Each included an egg dish, fruit, vegetables and/or potatoes and homemade bread and fruit jam. I also enjoyed... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

I and my wife stayed here one night driving 1 south. It was very pleasant to arrive around 6pm to an afternoon tea/wine in a very cosy and relaxing environment. GBM is very much delivering what its exterior promise. Clean, quiet and stylish. Also Ferndale is worth visit with its Victorian houses and main street.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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Additional Information about The Gingerbread Mansion Inn

Address: 400 Berding St., P.O. Box 1380, Ferndale, CA 95536
Location: United States > California > Humboldt County > Ferndale
Price Range: $185 - $475 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Gingerbread Mansion Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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