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    Emerald Dolphin Inn

    1211 S Main St, Fort Bragg, CA 95437-5312
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    Overview
    • Excellent43%
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    • Average14%
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    “mini golf” (36 reviews)
    “free game” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
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    Pets Allowed
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    Reviewed August 26, 2015

    very clean. enjoy staying there. bathroom, carpets, beds are pretty good has good coffee cup machine in room. no cheat with breakfast: good coffee and good pastries. even the choice is small and options are simple, I enjoyed it very much because food as I...More

    3  Thank someone_from_redmond
    Response from EDIFortBragg, Front Office Manager at Emerald Dolphin InnResponded August 30, 2015

    Thank you for joining us for coffee and pastries. A good cup of java or juice certainly starts the morning off right doesn't it! Thank you for taking the time during your travels to do a review for us. We really appreciate you! Happy travels.

    Reviewed August 26, 2015

    This motel is just south of Noyo Harbor, we walked the trails along Pomo Bluffs but could not find the entrance to the private beach. The hotel is clean, quiet and the staff were friendly. They have DVD players in the room and movies are...More

    5  Thank rtconnie76
    Response from EDIFortBragg, Front Office Manager at Emerald Dolphin InnResponded August 30, 2015

    Oh we would have gladly shown you the trail to the beach. There are so many places to go and things to see. It's hard to get to all of them in a short trip. We'd love to have you again, thank you for staying...More

    Reviewed August 22, 2015

    We stayed here by default after leaving Cleone Garden Inn, due to very bad insensitive treatment by hosts, because the bed was too high. We got our room here at the last minute explaining our situation. Walking it in was so clean and spacious, with...More

    4  Thank Caterina873
    Response from EDIFortBragg, Front Office Manager at Emerald Dolphin InnResponded August 30, 2015

    Ladies we had such a good time with you and your fur baby! Thank you for your morning visits to the office. Loved hearing about your visit, and we look forward to seeing you again. Be well.

    Reviewed August 21, 2015 via mobile

    Stayed in room 119, non smoking 2 queen beds. Clean and quiet. Nothing fancy, but it was a harbor in the night. We were tired, it was late and dark and foggy. We slept comfortably and headed to Denny's. If you plan ahead, there are...More

    1  Thank starkaj1
    Response from EDIFortBragg, Front Office Manager at Emerald Dolphin InnResponded August 30, 2015

    Thank you for taking a rest with us. The coast is beautiful and it sounds like you may have found a few places you enjoyed. Thanks again, we appreciate you and your review.

    Reviewed August 20, 2015 via mobile

    Passing through Fort Bragg I found this place on my Trip Advisor app. Other reviewers likes so I decided to give them a try. I was pretty happy overall. Very clean and comfortable bed. Just no microwave, which I do like for my popcorn. Other...More

    1  Thank new_usermsn
    Response from EDIFortBragg, Front Office Manager at Emerald Dolphin InnResponded August 30, 2015

    Everyone loves popcorn! I hope that you figured out keep a microwave in the lobby for our guests to use as they like. Thank you for staying with us and sharing your experience. We love to read our reviews. Come again soon~we have popcorn in...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • $139 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Green Hotel in Fort Bragg
    • #5 Family Hotel in Fort Bragg
    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Fort Bragg
    • #6 On the Beach Hotel in Fort Bragg
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 43
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    • Mendocino County >
    • Fort Bragg
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    Traveler (64)
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    Boompa2015
    February 19, 2016|
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    Response from J M | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, $15 a night for one, and $20 for two dogs.
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    Imadaisey
    March 12, 2015|
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    Response from EDIFortBragg | Property representative |
    For all special requests, it is always best to give us a call and let us know. We are always happy to do everything we can to accommodate your requests! Call toll free 1-866-964-6699 anytime from 7am-10pm daily!
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    Carol O
    December 11, 2014|
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    Response from EDIFortBragg | Property representative |
    There are several nice lounges nearby. The closest is called "the Cliff House" which will also be open for a beautiful steak/seafood dinner. I don't know if they will stay open until midnight, but it is within walking... More
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    "2nd floor room have less noise"
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    "No elevators so request downstairs if you've got a lot of luggage"
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    "we were on the 2nd floor. Did not hear any neighbors. Walking distance to the shore and Mini golf right next..."
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    "No elevator, so if you are mobility challenged, ask for main level"
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