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    Fern River Resort Motel

    5250 Highway 9, Felton, CA 95018-9548
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    Overview
    • Excellent34%
    • Very good39%
    • Average6%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible12%
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    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Breakfast included
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 109 reviews

    Reviewed 5 October 2017

    We stayed in two different cabins due to a minor confusion. Both Cabin 11A and Cabin 3 were perfectly clean and spacious. If I return again, I would choose Cabin 3 because the redwoods surround the porch and it is tucked away to the corner...More

    Thank Jane T
    Reviewed 1 October 2017

    My husband and I stayed in the Tiger Lily cabin for 2 nights. A perfect retreat for a couple. It was one of the smaller cabins. It was perfect. The only issue is if you were a tall person the shower may be a little...More

    Thank shirleycunningham
    Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

    Set along the San Lorenzo river next to Cowell Redwoods State Park. Cabin 11A has a spiral staircase to a small loft...great for 1-2 children and a queen bed as well as a futon. There is a full kitchen, bathroom with shower (with lovely fluffy,...More

    1  Thank bjswanson1789
    Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

    Stayed in April, we were treated like we were a thorn in their side. There was also a Wedding Party that was pretty frustrated with their rudeness. I read through the reviews and the owners responses....they say the reviews are a disgruntled ex employee?? No,...More

    2  Thank nathaniel7163
    Reviewed 18 May 2017

    We decided to stay in the Santa Cruz Mountains rather than nearby Santa Cruz and it was a lovely woodsy experience. The cabins are rustic and ranged around the Fern River's edge. We were in 11B and had a fireplace and separate bedroom which was...More

    1  Thank Carol S
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$100 - US$192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    • Location
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    • California >
    • Felton
    • Also Known As
    • Fern River Hotel Felton ,
    • Fern River Motel
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    JanG49SC
    1 November 2016|
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    Response from myroses2014 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes you could hike from the Resort to Henry Cowell Park. Once at the Park there a # of hiking trails as well. I can only give you the directions provided which is still a nice walk. You could also explore any trail area... More
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    "4 and 8 although all are good. 4 and 8 have the best river views, according to the staff."
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    "#3 & #4 seem very private and overlook the river."
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    "Choose a cabin along the river, away from the road."
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    "I read #15 is the most private. Cabins have garden view or river view. Cabins are duplexes or individual..."
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