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Sonoma Orchid Inn

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06/11/2017 06/12/2017
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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we looked a last minute weekend trip, looking for a place the day of. Booking was easy, price seemed reasonable for the area. when we arrived we were greeted and given access to our room. they also showed us the common areas where there is water, tea, coffee and cookies available at all times. there is also a nice sitting...

1Thank Mariam M
Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed April 3, 2017 via mobile

This is your Sonoma county wine country headquarters! If you are looking for a relaxing, quaint, and comfortable stay in Sonoma county, the orchid inn is the best! From the breakfast, to the grounds, to the fresh cookies...it can't be beat. Thank you so much to the owners, Dana and Brian!

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danacmurphy, Owner at Sonoma Orchid Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. Our wonderful guests really help make the stay comfortable and relaxing. We're glad you could be part of that. We look forward to seeing you again.

Carson City, Nevada
Reviewed March 26, 2017

Enjoyed the family style home cooked breakfast. Each morning top quality fresh fruit was accompanied with a home cooked breakfast. Dana even shared a recipe of his best ever biscuits. Beds and room were very comfortable. nice selection of books and DVD's . Our room had a DVD player. Hosts were very helpful and do a great job to make...

Thank Heidi H
Santa Barbara, CA
Reviewed March 25, 2017

The Sonoma Orchid Inn is very cozy and homey. From the time you walk in and find fresh baked cookies on the table to your last delicious breakfast, everything makes you feel good. Brian and Dana were great hosts, our room was comfortable although I will concur with hearing the street noise. We found that with the fan on, most...

Thank CAKath2
Reviewed March 22, 2017

The Sonoma Orchid Inn is a really nice place with great people who run it. They have thought of everything. Not only are the rooms nice, the shared living room and eating space is so inviting. I really would like to give it 5 rating, but I really can't because of some issues that I experienced during my two day...

Thank Russell G
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

Then Inn was everything we hoped for. Dana and Brian have figured all the details of what will make a comfortable stay. The morning breakfast fare was delicious and extremely fresh. The common room and bedrooms were warm and welcoming. We will be back and recommend it to friends.

Thank Kirby P
Saint George, Utah
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

We loved the Sonoma Orchid Inn so much. I really can't say enough about our stay. The Inn was gorgeous, the hosts were incredibly nice and knowledgeable, and the town was a perfect location. The inn is close to a stunning beach that is great for watching the sunset. It's close to the Armstrong Redwoods. The breakfast made the stay...

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West Menlo Park
Reviewed February 5, 2017

This is a comfortable place decorated with great taste and a true feeling of hospitality. The beds are good, the place is spotless and the breakfast terrific. The real asset is the obvious hospitality of the hosts.

Thank Steve T
Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

We have stayed with Sonoma Orchid Inn in the past, and enjoyed this stay just as much as our previous visit. Brian and Dana are charming hosts, and go out of their way to make sure every guest has a great experience. They are also a wealth of information when it comes to everything Sonoma. The hearty and delicious breakfasts...

1Thank Heather E
Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Reviewed January 14, 2017 via mobile

Situated just eleven or so miles west of highway 101, the Sonoma Orchid Inn offers an enchanting home base to visit any of the hundreds of wineries nearby. This remarkably restored 1906 farmhouse has six lovely rooms in the main house as well as rooms available in an outlying building. My daughterGail and I were in the Maple room upstairs...

Thank William D
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sonoma Orchid Inn - it's all about location, stylish comfort and convenience. Exit the urban scene for an escape to the country. The redwoods rise, the vineyards yield fog-kissed premier Pinot Noir and Chardonnay, the coast beckons, and the scenery ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sonoma Orchid Inn

Address: 12850 River Rd, Guerneville, CA 95446-9276 (Formerly Ridenhour Inn)
Location: United States > California > Sonoma County > Guerneville
Price Range: $177 - $255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sonoma Orchid Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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Also Known As:
Sonoma Orchid Hotel Guerneville
Sonoma Orchid Inn Guerneville, CA - Sonoma County
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“If you are sensitive to street noise, you might be better off in one of the cabin rooms.”
CAKath2, Mar 25, 2017 | Read review
“Lower level rooms are very noisy! Sits right on River Road which surprisingly has a lot of late night traffic.”
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Wanderllust, Nov 8, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the main lodge.”
rays251, Nov 1, 2016 | Read review
“There is a great community kitchen stocked with amenities for your stay!”
cyclistrunner, Sep 26, 2016 | Read review
“The inn is located on a busy road. Traffic noise may bother some guests.”
sharona717, Sep 24, 2016 | Read review
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