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Reviewed 20 June 2016

Well, I'm sure it has all been said before, so I will say only that Mike and Maryjo are the finest hosts, and perhaps, the finest people I've met. Their place is a living art work, they themselves are fun, brilliant in conversation, witty, excellent cooks and generous community members. What can you say when there is nothing left to...

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Reviewed 30 September 2015

My wife and I stayed in June. It was a wonderful place and very comfortable and relaxing. I would highly recommend it to anyone looking to just get away. The breakfast was very good and we loved the morning tray of treats and coffee. We are looking forward to our next visit.

Thank Todd R
Martinez, California
Reviewed 27 July 2015

This is the most unique, peaceful, inspiring, gorgeous, romantic and relaxing place we have ever visited; the perfect setting for celebrating an anniversary or just a weekend getaway. Located only 10 minutes from the eclectic historic town of Murphys & numerous wineries, The 'Q' sits atop a majestic mountain top offering unparalleled views. Owners Mary Jo & Mike immediately made...

1Thank Cathy M
Oakland, California
Reviewed 25 May 2015

We live in the Bay Area and recently traveled to Murphys for a weekend get away. Visiting the Gold Country was always something I had wanted to do. We found this spot and wow - just amazing. The property is fantastic with amazing views of the countryside and hills. The rooms are beautifully acquainted and VERY comfortable. I had an...

1Thank Leila G
Aptos, Ca
Reviewed 16 April 2015

Over the top B&B Mike and Mary Jo provide an outstanding B&B experience. The location is out of town and has an incredible view of gold country. Only 4 private and quiet rooms so a peaceful nights sleep is guaranteed. Freshly prepared appetizers and wine welcome you. Dinner reservations were arranged and only a short 10 min drive into Murphys....

1Thank T_BAptos_Ca
Sacramento, California
Reviewed 12 August 2014

If you are having a hard time finding a little peace in your hectic life, leave it all behind and visit Mary Jo and Mike Macfarlane at their hilltop Shangri-La called Querencia. Located 5 miles outside of the quaint Calaveras County town of Murhpys, Querencia is worlds away from anything deemed ordinary. The property itself is beautiful with hidden nooks...

3Thank Elizabeth8284
Reviewed 27 June 2014

Holy Wah! While the setting and the property are uniquely fabulous, our hosts, Mary Jo and Mike, make a one of a kind special place even more special. The rooms, the views, the grounds and the three course breakfast are never to be forgotten.

1Thank Tbouy
Angels Camp, California
Reviewed 3 April 2014

We chose Querencia after reading reviews and studying thieir website, After deciding the retreat sounded great we spent an evening there. we thought we understood the beautiful photos and the description of the place but we were unprepared for the levels of excellence from multiple angles. This is a bed and breakfast the likes of which few have had the...

3Thank t s
Modesto, CA
Reviewed 16 October 2013

Querencia is truly a slice of heaven. This past weekend was our 7th time to visit Mike and Mary Jo. We have come by ourselves, have brought our three adult children and their spouses, and this past weekend brought friends from Vacaville. They have said as we were leaving, please bring us back again!! This is the most awesome B&B....

4Thank Nan R
Reviewed 26 September 2013

What can we add that previous guests haven't already commented on...Querencia is such an extraordinarily special place that it's hard to describe the experience. Once we arrived, we knew that we had found a piece of heaven that Mike and Mary Jo have created above the delightful town of Murphys. It's somewhat off the beaten path, but that's part of...

4Thank montCalifornia

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Address: 4183 Sheep Ranch Road, P. O. Box 945, Murphys, CA
Region: United States > California > Murphys
Number of rooms: 4
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“All for of the guest suites are equally amazing...peaceful & amazing.”
  • Breathtaking views of Gold Country foothills
 of 5 bubbles cathymT344PB, 27 Jul 2015 | Read review
“There are no bad rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Elizabeth8284, 11 Aug 2014 | Read review
“their website allows phone info or email contact. all rooms are fantastic.”
 of 5 bubbles 409ts, 2 Apr 2014 | Read review
“Didn't mean to click on the pool. There is no pool. OOPS on my part!!!”
 of 5 bubbles 781nanr, 16 Oct 2013 | Read review
“Each of the four rooms is lovely, with distinctive furnishings and artwork and amazing showers, some with handworked mosaics. We stayed in the Chocolat Room, which has a small private patio and easy access.”
 of 5 bubbles montCalifornia, 25 Sep 2013 | Read review
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