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Chico, California
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92 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It took a bit of searching to find a place to fit my requirements. I'd never heard of this place in my past visits to Fort Bragg but with free wifi & breakfast, plus the convenient location, I gave it a try. My pug's fee was $12/night (I think it can be higher for larger dogs). I was quite pleased... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice stay. Good continental breakfast. Stayed two nights during our 2 week road trip. Coffee, juice and juice available all the time. We thought it was closer to skunk train. It was an hour CURVY ride.

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surfmotelandgardens, lr at Surf Motel and Gardens, responded to this review

We are delighted to know that your stay with us was just for all a comfortable and pleasant stay.Our main policy is for our guest to feel accommodating as possible. We thank you and will see you back soon on your next visit to the coast. More 

Plymouth, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After half an hour of walking barefoot on the laminate flooring the bottoms of my feet were black. The shower control was loose and did not work very well, water temperature was OK but he water pressure was dreadful. Breakfast was very poor, I can recommend David's restaurant around the corner. No A/C.

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surfmotelandgardens, l at Surf Motel and Gardens, responded to this review

We apologize for any inconvenience we are in the remodeling processing. We thank you and hope to see you back soon. More 

Santa Cruz, California
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Surf Motel and Gardens was a great find for us on a strict budget, but with high standards. We booked two rooms. One for myself and one for my friend with her dog. When we got there, Kashif upgraded us to King Size beds and placed us to the rear of the property away from the road where it... More 

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surfmotelandgardens, FD at Surf Motel and Gardens, responded to this review

We thank you for your stay with us, and re delighted to know your stay with us was wonderful.We thank you once again and hope to see you back soon. More 

Julian, California
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a summer stay I returned to Fort Bragg and decided to try this hotel again since I had such good luck the first time. I was pleasantly surprised to get the same personal and generous treatment that I received the first time around. The owner always shows such consideration and is very helpful when answering questions. The room has... More 

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surfmotelandgardens, front desk at Surf Motel and Gardens, responded to this review

We are astonished to have read that your stay with us was just wonderful in every aspect. We are grateful you are a returning customer a hope to see you back soon. More 

South Lake Tahoe, California
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Prior to our trip, we made reservations to stay at a local Fort Bragg campground and it wasn't what we expected. Heading back into town we had to scramble to find somewhere to stay that night since it was already dark. Surf Motel was the first hotel we saw and stopped at and Kashif greeted us and made us feel... More 

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surfmotelandgardens, FD at Surf Motel and Gardens, responded to this review

we thank you and are astonished to here that our staff was very accommodating in every way. Thanks once again and hope to see you back soon. More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is my second time here. The staff are really great and accommodating. Kashif was full of information and kindness. The rooms are affordable and dog friendly. As a dog owner, having a dog run on the premises is a bonus. What more can you ask for! 😀

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surfmotelandgardens, FD at Surf Motel and Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you we are a great group of people who work together to make sure your stay is as accommodating as can be for our guests. More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed at this hotel multiple times on motorcycle trips. Management is very nice and helps makes us feel welcome. Rooms are great and prices are reasonable. We would definitely stay there again.

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surfmotelandgardens, FD at Surf Motel and Gardens, responded to this review

We are astonished to here that your stay with us has be multiple times a great experience all around in every aspect. We thank you and see you back soon. More 

St. Helena, California
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kashif at the front desk is awesome. I also think the young woman who helped me print my AAA card on Sunday when checking out is awesome, but I didn't catch her name. We were there for two nights attending a Soroptimist district meeting and whenever we are in Fort Bragg, we choose to stay at the Surf Motel and... More 

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surfmotelandgardens, FD at Surf Motel and Gardens, responded to this review

Glade to here that your stay with us was a great experience all around. We are great staff who work hard to make all our guests feel comfortable. We thank you and hope to see you back soon. More 

Las Vegas, Nevada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kashif was excellent in helping with accommodations! It was a relaxing and eventful stay. I highly recommend the stay. Jess is also amazing and helpful. This is defiantly my go to place in FT. Bragg. The free continental breakfast in the morning is also lovely as one gets to interact with other travelers in the area. Never a dull moment!

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surfmotelandgardens, l at Surf Motel and Gardens, responded to this review

We thank you for your stay and are delighted that everything was very accommodating.Thank you and see you back one your next stay. More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Comfortable rooms with some ocean views, in room coffee, refrigerators, microwaves and hairdryers. Continental breakfast, beautiful gardens, free WiFi, and pet-friendly. We also have added a laundry room for our guests convenience. Close to Noyo Harbor and Skunk Train. Packages available for local attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Surf Motel and Gardens

Address: 1220 S Main St, Fort Bragg, CA 95437-5311
Region: United States > California > Mendocino County > Fort Bragg
Price Range: $105 - $189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Surf Motel and Gardens 2.5*
Number of rooms: 54
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Also Known As:
Surf Motel And Gardens Hotel Fort Bragg
Surf Hotel Fort Bragg
Surf Hotel And Gardens
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Fort Bragg
#4 Family Hotel in Fort Bragg
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“fire pit in center of complex”
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“Single story, very quiet. Ample parking directly in front of rooms.”
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“rooms closer to lobby have better wifi”
 of 5 bubbles Christy212121, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
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