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Cobourg, Ontario
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

This place has a beautiful energy about it and is a really good spot for a wedding. The outside has it all, trees, a meadow, The Russian river. The stroll into town is relaxing. The cabins were clean and bright. I wish there was a little coffee pot in the cabin, though. I like to have my morning coffee in... More 

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California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Truly one of the best spots to 'get away' and feel secluded. Take a walk along the River and find secret spots to sit and relax among the Redwoods. We stayed in the cozy Redwood Cabin area, it was a perfect rustic retreat as we made our way through wine county. The best part was no TV, Technology/Wi-Fi, unplug yourself... More 

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Chicago
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2016

I stayed here in the off season for a few nights with a corporate group. In other words, I had no choice but to stay here. Before I get into all the problems with this hotel, the one good thing was the food. Lunches were delicious. The rooms, however, are appalling. If you like to camp and want to be... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015

We went here for a wedding recently, and it was an overall great experience. If you are planning an event (wedding, family reunion) this could be an amazing choice--you have everyone near each other in these tiny little cabins, and the grounds and service are wonderful. Our friends four-day wedding gathering, rehearsal, ceremony, and reception were all on the grounds... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

We went to Guerneville to celebrate my Grandma's birthday and were so very happy with our stay. The wonderful lady (unfortunately do not remember her name) that checked us in 7/30 was so accommodating and truly cared about us and our stay. She put us in the chalets towards the back of the property that overlooked the stretch of grass.... More 

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

My husband and I decided to book a last minute weekend get away and came across the Dawn Ranch Lodge. The lodge and staff were absolutely lovely. The cabin itself is very basic (as it's intended to be) with a bed, sitting room, and bathroom- and no modern conveniences (no tv, phone, wifi, etc.), which was nice to have removed.... More 

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San Francisco
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015 via mobile

My boyfriend and I decided last minute to leave the 4th of July crowds of the city for the beauty and quiet of Guerneville California. We drive up several times every summer but it was our first time staying at Dawn Ranch. The property grounds are beautiful and our cottage was perfect and so romantic. We will be staying here... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

My wife and I stayed two nights at the lodge cabin in connection with a family wedding conducted at the lodge property. The cabins appeared to be cheap prefab units rather than upgraded wooden cabins from the last century- which their ads seem to imply. The space was just too cramped, with a tiny bathroom and a miniscule shower, no... More 

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Napa, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Nice quiet place within walking distance of Guerneville. We stayed in one of the pool side cabins; no TV or phone which was fine. The room was pretty basic; the room was cozy, the bed was comfortable, and it had its own small bathroom. The grounds seemed to be pretty well maintained. They had some larger cabins where families were... More 

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Chico, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

We recently visited Dawn Ranch Lodge and had brunch at the Agriculture Public House Restaurant on site. The food and service were excellent and the atmosphere was very relaxed. The restaurant had high beamed wood ceilings and was very comfortable and there was also a large bar and outdoor seating. After eating, we walked the 15 acres of grounds at... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Dawn Ranch Lodge

Address: 16467 River Road, Guerneville, CA 95446 (Formerly Fife's)
Location: United States > California > Sonoma County > Guerneville
Price Range: $186 - $418 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Dawn Ranch Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 55
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Dawn Ranch Lodge Guerneville, CA - Sonoma County
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