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Sonoma Orchid Inn

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miami beach
Reviewed 6 July 2013

We stayed for 2 nights at the Sonoma Orchid Inn. We had a great experience! The room was wonderful and well decorated. The hosts were EXTREMELY friendly and very helpful in suggesting restaurants and making reservations. The breakfasts were delicious. We would definitely go back to stay at this B&B.

1Thank kay c
Davis, California
Reviewed 2 July 2013

Their breakfasts are to die for! Our good-sized room was very nice and comfortable. The forest surroundings and singing birds were soothing. We enjoyed a very relaxing time on the patio. Brian and Dana were gracious hosts. The street noise was a little noticeable, but we slept quite well anyway.

1Thank 1mreeeee
Encinitas, California, United States
Reviewed 30 June 2013

We found them via a flyer in a restaurant late in the afternoon. The price was right when we called and were able to book a room for the evening. It was unseasonably hot and we had been wine tasting all day. Hot and exhausted, we arrived and were met with a by Dana. There was ice water and cold...

1Thank Jeri H
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 25 June 2013

My girlfriend and I spent 3 nights at Orchid Inn. The location is great (12 miles from the main Sonoma Valley highway and 17 miles from the Pacific coast), the room was clean and comfortable, and the breakfast each morning was outstanding. I highly recommend the Orchid Inn and will definitely stay there again in the future.

1Thank Keith S
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 24 June 2013

My husband and I had the pleasure of staying at SOI for 5 nights. We were celebrating our 21 wedding anniversary and we picked the right place! SOI is close to many wineries, Armstrong Redwoods State Natural Reserve and several tasty places to eat. We stayed in Madrone Room in the cottage and the room was quiet and peaceful ....

1Thank AMS_Colorado
Tempe, Arizona
Reviewed 7 June 2013

Our family of seven occupied four different rooms here at the Sonoma Orchid Inn over Memorial Day Weekend. Our hosts were so accommodating with late arrivals (after midnight) and early departures (6:00am) and an overall feeling that was so very welcoming. The delicious breakfasts are served family style and are just a bit different every morning. Hey guys, how do...

1Thank Deb S
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 6 June 2013

The hosts were very cordial and willing to give lots of advice. The amenities were very nice in this lovely B&B. We were in one of the lower rooms and it was very comfortable. The breakfasts were amazing. The location is good for traveling all around Sonoma County. Guerneville is a strange location given the hippies, drinks, etc. Just an...

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 29 May 2013

This place is wonderful. Brian and Dana are great hosts and very helpful. The breakfasts were to die for and there were always homemade cookies available. Such a nice touch. The only downside for me was our room was the closest to the road so we got some road noise. It wasn't much of an issue by the time we...

Thank travelsoloSeattle
Augusta, Georgia
Reviewed 16 April 2013

but it just wasn't our favorite place. My husband & I were on a 10 day trip to California to celebrate our wedding anniversary and decided to spend one of our two weekends at this Inn. Don't get me wrong, Brian and Dana are really nice people and have put a lot of effort & thought into making their Inn...

2Thank stinkytoes10
carmichael, CA
Reviewed 8 April 2013

The Sonoma Orchid Inn was perfect for our 25th anniversary. The grounds are very rustic with much aesthetic appeal. The whole place, inside and out, speaks comfort. Brian and Dana are kind, helpful, friendly, exquisite hosts and know how to serve inviting breakfasts. Honoring the namesake, Dana is delightfully generous with his expertise on orchids. His free orchid consultation adds...

Thank Paulnmarti

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sonoma Orchid Inn - it's all about location, stylish comfort and convenience. Exit the urban scene for an escape to the country. The redwoods rise, the vineyards yield fog-kissed premier Pinot Noir and Chardonnay, the coast beckons, and the scenery ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sonoma Orchid Inn

Address: 12850 River Rd, Guerneville, CA 95446-9276 (Formerly Ridenhour Inn)
Region: United States > California > Sonoma County > Guerneville
Price Range: $245 - $350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sonoma Orchid Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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Sonoma Orchid Hotel Guerneville
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“If you are sensitive to street noise, you might be better off in one of the cabin rooms.”
CAKath2, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Lower level rooms are very noisy! Sits right on River Road which surprisingly has a lot of late night traffic.”
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Wanderllust, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the main lodge.”
rays251, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“There is a great community kitchen stocked with amenities for your stay!”
cyclistrunner, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The inn is located on a busy road. Traffic noise may bother some guests.”
sharona717, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
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