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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Valley Ford hotel is a good home base for a few days in the Bodega Bay area. The hotel itself is clean and charming. The room is nice and cozy; our only complaint was that the bed was a little saggy. The location provides some good flexibility. Bodega Bay and Sebastopol are both about 15 minutes away. Santa Rosa...

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Port Townsend, Washington
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although I was here for business twenty minutes away in Petaluma, this is a great place to stay while visiting the area around Valley Ford, Bodega, and Point Reyes. The room was very clean and decorated nicely, and the bed was clean and comfortable. Since it is an old historic building, the rooms and bathrooms are perhaps somewhat smaller than...

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Gold River, California
Reviewed September 26, 2016

This is where we stayed on a "spur of the moment" trip. Ten miles from Bodega Bay where we planned to be. All rooms are on the second floor and access by stairs so be aware. 8 or 9 rooms. Clean....medium sized...comfortable Queen bed. Valley Ford is a wide spot in the road but food and market is local to...

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California
Reviewed August 8, 2016

Four of us stayed one night here and made our reservations online two nights before we arrived. We all had seperate rooms and all the rooms were very nice. The decor is shabby-chic but very comfortable. You are right upstairs from the Rocker Oysterfeller's Restaurant but that is a good thing! We ate dinner there after hanging out in the...

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San Tan Valley, Arizona
Reviewed August 1, 2016

Four of us went for dinner and enjoyed the food and service. We had fried chicken, fried fish tacos, a fried oyster po boy, FABULOUS onion rings and an exquisite butter lettuce salad with asparagus and grilled shrimp. The hotel dining room is part of the Valley Ford Hotel which was built in the mid-1800's. The service is friendly.

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Aarhus
Reviewed July 31, 2016

This is a quaint 1867 hotel that has been modernized for today's visitors. It was a lovely stay very close to the activity that we did in the area, Sonoma Canopy Tours (zip lining). The room was just the right size for my husband and I. I love that the decore was old time. The sitting room downstairs had comfortable...

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Sacramento, California
Reviewed June 25, 2016

It is a small but charming old hotel that has been updated but within keeping of it's 1890's character. Clean, and peaceful (mid-week anyway), except for the road crew who started early, restripping the highway, and parked their generator/pump truck right out front. =( There are no TV's and wifi was iffy. No breakfast (except perhaps weekends); although the cafe...

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San Francisco
Reviewed April 11, 2016

Things I like to know when planning a place to stay: What time is check in? Anytime after 3. Can you drink the water? Not recommended so they give you a carafe in your room to fill at the filtered water cooler right outside your room. There's also a Kurig there with a good selection of coffee and sugars to...

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Trussville, Alabama
Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

Very charming hotel. We stayed over night midweek so all was class except the rooms. Not to worry, wine, cheese, snacks are available across the street. Sat around patio and had a great snack dinner with other guests. Word of warning, there is no elevator. Expect to haul bags up the stairs.

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Reviewed January 31, 2016 via mobile

Loved our stay here.. Great Staff .. Only complaint is don't leave food or drink out we had issues with ants .. And water pressure was weak in the shower/bath.. Other than that it was amazing .. Quaint .. And very nice stay .. Great breakfast and friendly town..

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The historic Valley Ford Hotel, built in 1864, is located in the rolling hills of West Sonoma County, in the quaint community of Valley Ford. The hotel has seven charming guest rooms, each with a queen bed and private bath. The rooms feature comfortable high-thread count triple sheeted & quilted beds, over-sized bath towels and local artisan soaps. Rocker Oysterfeller's Kitchen & Saloon, which celebrates local, seasonal and sustainably farmed foods with its Southern inspired dishes is just downstairs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Valley Ford Hotel

Address: 14415 Highway 1, Valley Ford, CA 94972
Location: United States > California > Sonoma County > Valley Ford
Price Range: $139 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Valley Ford Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Don't stay in Room 1. Upstairs must be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles BrewsMom, Oct 29, 2015 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms”
 of 5 bubbles philippedreyer, Oct 17, 2015 | Read review
“Do not stay in the downstairs room in the back garden! Really noisy!”
 of 5 bubbles BpJ11, Oct 5, 2015 | Read review
“Maybe the rooms at the back of the hotel are quieter than ours which was at the front.”
 of 5 bubbles , Aug 12, 2015 | Read review
“I think each room is unique. If you are a light sleeper, don't get the room overlooking the road.”
 of 5 bubbles Lynster82, Jul 9, 2015 | Read review
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