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    Benbow Historic Inn

    445 Lake Benbow Dr, Garberville, CA 95542-3616
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    Reviewed 2 December 2014

    We really enjoyed our recent stay at the Benbow. We reserved a room with a fireplace in the newer building. The decor was very nice...antique furniture, but modern amenities. Terrific view from our room (with private balcony) of the stone bridge through the trees. We...More

    3  Thank jkp99b
    Response from DOSMManager, Director of Sales at Benbow Historic InnResponded 16 December 2014

    Dear jkp99b, Thank you for your review and comments. We've discussed your comments with our front desk and waitstaff. We're sorry about the glitches, though we feel confident that that future service issues will be avoided. We hope you will give us the opportunity to...More

    Reviewed 24 November 2014

    We stayed there Oct. 27 & 28. A wonderful place from a different more graceful time in the past. The food was outstanding for every meal and was worth every penny. The dining room looks beautiful. The chef is a natural talent and equal to...More

    3  Thank 254Fred
    Response from DOSMManager, Director of Sales at Benbow Historic InnResponded 26 November 2014

    Dear 254Fred, Thank you for your review and comments. We reviewed your concerns with our front desk management, staff and the front desk agent who assisted you. Although we initially fell short or your expectations, it appears from your comments that we were able to...More

    Reviewed 23 November 2014

    I've been to Benbow before and got a good last minute deal ($145). It's a beautiful setting with a comfortable room and friendly service. Not a bed and breakfast because breakfast is not included in the rate. There are no other restaurants close by so...More

    1  Thank Bolinas
    Response from DOSMManager, Director of Sales at Benbow Historic InnResponded 26 November 2014

    Dear Bolinas, Thank you for your review. As we enter the winter months in Benbow, our repeat guests are always delighted to learn that we offer reduced rates for mid-week arrivals and non-holiday period weekends. Winter is a beautiful time in the redwoods. We always...More

    Reviewed 20 November 2014

    Great location outside the Avenue of the Giants. Full restaurant and bar, even had a happy hour which was a nice discount. Full dinner/breakfast available, so no need to go out again. Nice people. Excellent choice.

    2  Thank Rhoda V
    Response from DOSMManager, Director of Sales at Benbow Historic InnResponded 26 November 2014

    Dear Rhoda V, We appreciate that you took the time to review the Inn. It's wonderful that you discovered us on your recent travels from Illinois. Please consider returning to Southern Humboldt and Benbow on your next adventure to the redwoods.

    Reviewed 17 November 2014

    This brings you back to a time when life was simple and elegant. Simply put, GREAT food, GREAT service, GREAT location. It is relaxing from the moment you walk in the front door. The staff was more than willing to accommodate us with everything we...More

    Thank fishseeker707
    Response from DOSMManager, Director of Sales at Benbow Historic InnResponded 26 November 2014

    Dear Fishseeker707, Thank you for your review of our property. We appreciate the kind words and we look forward to your return.

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    • Restaurant
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • US$151 - US$305 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Maxine J
    14 January 2017|
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    Response from BenbowRep | Property representative |
    The new building with the elevator and 3 ADA guest suites is expected to be finished mid-July 2017. At this time, there is no way to get into the building without at least a few steps. However, that will all change in July... More
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    12 February 2016|
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    Response from abearfellow | Reviewed this property |
    hi. if you have questions about the hotel, the staff is extremely friendly and helpful - most of them live in the area. i would email them directly. if you have questions about the area, there is the garberville... More
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    3 September 2015|
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    Response from surfotog | Reviewed this property |
    The Eel river is REALLY low right now. Check in is 3PM but we were able to get in around 12:30. Hope this helps
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    "Terrace rooms lovely with a balcony"
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    "I'm not sure how many rooms face Highway 101 but this should be a consideration given the noise from the..."
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    "The newer additions are lovely with a private patio. Our room was 105."
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    "103 if your traveling with a pet for sure. Great room and super location on the terrace side overlooking the..."
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