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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 22 March 2014

We were attending a concert at the Occidental Arts Center and didn't want to drive back down winding roads in the dark. We didn't want to pay for luxury, and the Occidental Hotel was just what we needed. The staff was friendly, the room was large, clean, and well laid out. The bed was comfortable, and there was plenty of...

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New York City
Reviewed 14 January 2014

I had trouble sleeping or even being in the room during my stay because of noise. I have traveled around the country and have never experienced walls like these that amplify the noise of other rooms (TV, people talking, etc). The noise was actually louder between rooms than outside the rooms when I walked the hallways to figure out where...

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1yulupa39, General Manager at Occidental Hotel, responded to this review

Hello nypI2001, Thank you for providing your comments on what looks to be a less than satisfactory stay with us. It is rare for us to receive a two star rating. Our goal is for every guest to have a positive experience. We have reviewed the record of your stay and would like to apologize for any noise problems you...

Brentwood, California
Reviewed 4 December 2013

This is a nice motel, clean and with all the standard features. The location is remote, beautiful and close to Alliance Redwoods and Sonoma Canopy Tours, a great place to zipline. But there is nothing outstanding about the property itself. If you're on a tight budget, I recommend staying in Santa Rosa and driving to your destination in the Occidental...

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1yulupa39, General Manager at Occidental Hotel, responded to this review

Hello jcmorris, Thank you for your stay at our Hotel and for the four star rating you gave us. We take great pride in trying to provide a wonderful experience for every guest on every visit. We were sorry to hear you felt we were expensive compared to Santa Rosa Hotels. Normally we are very competitive in price with Hotels...

Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 2 December 2013

Quaint little motel from the 60s is clean, with a very nice staff. Beds were very soft, toilet paper was like tissue paper, towels were thin, heater old. In room fridge was handy. Hundreds of TV channels. Location is the draw, as the tiny town of Occidental couldnt be any more charming. As I said, hotel staff was very down...

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South Island, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 November 2013

Really enjoyed our stay here. Only downside was not so friendly staff. Room great with all the needed amenities. Great location and lovely town. Not cheap but no more expensive than the nearest chain motels.

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Thank stephb67
Reviewed 20 October 2013

Clean, pleasant, and very standard motel-type lodging. Price seemed way too high for the quality of the room and the hotel' severe few amenities. We figured that the price point was because this is a fairly out-of-the-way town and there's no competition.

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1yulupa39, General Manager at Occidental Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Dorrit G, Thank you for your stay and feedback. We value every guest and all the comments we receive. We are more than a bit concerned about the impression you came away with of our Hotel. We reviewed the pricing of our rooms on the nights of your stay and found our rates were below those of competing, similar...

Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 8 October 2013

Great hospitality, comfortable well-appointed rooms at a reasonable rate! Paid TWICE as much for a room of inferior quality in Healdsburg the prior night. Nestled in a cute town in the saddle of the coastal range, a fun place from which to explore and enjoy either (or BOTH) the wine country or the beautiful north coast Bodega/Tomales Bay area. Delicious...

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Thank skiwhenucan
Reviewed 28 September 2013 via mobile

Way off the beaten path but clean! Very nice staff and the town, as the highway name states, is very bohemian! The town is only a few blocks but it has character. Bohemian Market reminds me of Trader Joes years ago.

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California
Reviewed 21 September 2013

King bed, spacious room with fridge and microwave. Town is cute-restaurants, grocery stores, bar and shops all within a couple of blocks. Nice place to stay for a romantic getaway and it was a pretty drive getting out to this little town.

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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 3 September 2013

We stayed at Occidental Lodge for three nights at the end of August. We were impressed right away about how clean this hotel is kept. The staff were very friendly and always helpful. Thumbs up to the lady that cleaned our room. It was always spotless when we returned from our day trips. The hotel is in a nice location...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Quietly nestled among world famous redwoods in the historic Village of Occidental, this multi star rated hotel is steps from everything the Village has to offer. Walk to fine dining, eclectic shops, and hiking/cycling trails or take a short scenic drive to renowned Wineries, Spas, the Pacific Coast, Bodega Bay and Russian River. With its comfortable rooms, large secluded pool, and affordable rates it's the ideal place to call home during your Wine Country getaway. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Occidental Hotel

Address: 3610 Bohemian Highway, Occidental, CA 95465
Region: United States > California > Sonoma County > Occidental
Price Range: £100 - £192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Occidental Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 28
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“The quest in the upper level was a loud walker.”
elgaycia, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Stay Away!!”
ajohn_2000, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Avoid ground floor rooms as overhead footfalls can be heard.”
  • Redwoods!
kristy77a, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms seemed equal, but 1st floor are problably quieter.”
michaelbD7785DX, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Make sure to ask for an upper room that looks out to the swimming pool/woods.”
hertzbergl, 31 Jan 2016 | Read review
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