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Tucson Az
Reviewed 11 October 2010

Lily & Doug were very gracious hosts. We enjoyed the red silk sheets, large room and bath. The breakfast had been discontinued because of health reasons but we knew that before securing reservations. The artifacts within the home were beyond description. Lily was more than helpful by letting us examine everything within the mansion. The decor was authentic to the...

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Forest Grove, OR
Reviewed 15 August 2009

My wife and I are renovating a beautiful Victorian in the Portland, OR area and were looking forward to staying at Abigail's during our road trip to the Hearst Castle in San Simeon, CA. From the minute we 1st stepped through the front doors to our check out, the experience was better than could be imagined. Lily is a WONDERFUL...

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Gaspe Coast
Reviewed 2 April 2008

This roomy and unique B&B turned out to be even better than we had reason to expect. Sticklers for accuracy, and with a good sense of history, the innkeepers have filled it with priceless antiques, it seems. But that does not stop the beds frm being very comfortable. The one drawback is that they do not serve breakfast any more,...

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LA
Reviewed 24 October 2007

Stayting in this home was a wonderful experience as the attention to detail allowed us to drink in the Victorian era. We sat peacefully reading newspapers and journals from the early 1900's feeling as if it could have been today. We had never stayed in a B & B and would have prefered the room with a private bath, but...

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orange county
Reviewed 18 August 2007

This was absolutely the BEST bed/breakfast experience we have had yet. Even though I had booked our stay much earlier, Lily remembered everything about her conversation with me about the purpose for our trip. The mansion has been decorated extensively in the victorian style with great care. The innkeepers set the stage every day. Doug loves to share his extensive...

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Santa Fe, NM
Reviewed 9 July 2007

I selected this b&b as a treat for my wife and figured i could endure a night surrounded by victorian decor. we were both thrilled by the surroundings! prepare yourself for a great visual, educational, and totally comfortable stay. the property is lovely, the structure is stunning and the interior is filled with authentic and very interesting relics from the...

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5Thank Joshua F
LA
Reviewed 26 August 2006

My wife and I had looked foward to our stay. Unfortunately, my wife's father took ill and was rushed to the hospital (where he remains 2 weeks later). We phoned and asked if the reservation could be cancelled as we needed cut our trip short to rush back home. The innkeeper heartlessly refused and charged us full price for the...

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evm1928, Owner, Manager, InnKeeper at Abigail's Elegant Victorian Mansion - Historic Lodging Accommodations, responded to this review

I understand that you had a disappointing experience in trying to get an exemption from our 7 Day Cancellation Policy. In reading your comments to TRIP ADVISOR I see that you found our policy to be "heartless" and "without compassion". Perhaps we did a poor job of explaining that we would be glad to issue you a refund, even though...

London, UK
Reviewed 27 April 2006

This place is a real gem and has to be visited. Prepare to be knocked out by the stunning beauty of the interior of this lovingly restored Victorian house and by the friendliness of the hosts. It's definately one of the 5-star places to stay when travelling in Northern California. (Also, ignore what some older guidebooks say about Eureka... it...

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Redding, California
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5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2005

I just returned from an overnight stay at Abigail's Elegant Victorian Mansion in Eureka, California. I wished it could have been much longer as the experience could not have been better. The inn itself is a work of art and a wonderful step back in time to explore. I wasn't able to take advantage of viewing the silent movies that...

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Orono, MN
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Reviewed 18 August 2005

What a beautiful and welcoming abode. We arrived via motorcycle, cold and later than expected. We took the Lost Coast "Wildcat" route... what beautiful, wild ride. Lily and Doug were so gracious and even made reservations for us at The Sea Grille (highly recommended). The warmth of the fireplace, robes and shower(s) were just what we needed. Every room in...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Tennis Court
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A 3 Diamond property RECOMMENDED by AAA, Fodor's, Frommer's, Mobile, Wall Street Journal, N.Y.Times, etc. This Victorian Mansion is an 1878 NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK of opulence, grace and grandeur - a Living-History House-Museum of the 1890s. It is located in a quiet residential neighborhood of other fine Victorian homes. We are only a few blocks from historic "Old-Town", with its many fine restaurants. Redwood Parks, and beaches of the Pacific Ocean are nearby. ... more   less 

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Address: 1406 C St, Eureka, CA 95501-1765
Region: United States > California > Humboldt County > Eureka
Price Range: $163 - $206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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