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    Arnold Black Bear Inn

    1343 Oak Circle, PO Box 109, Arnold, CA 95223
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Hot Tub
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    1 - 5 of 433 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We spent three nights with Wendi and Bruce at their fabulous Inn in Arnold, CA. We have stayed in several B&Bs and this is as close to perfection as we have found. The food was amazing (more on that later), the rooms and bathrooms were...More

    Thank osodoro
    Response from Wendi D, Owner at Arnold Black Bear InnResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you so much for the beautiful review! We really appreciate the effort you put into the details. We enjoyed meeting you, and look forward to seeing you in February!

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I am a PCT thru hiker and after a difficult 400 mile stretch of the high Sierra range I needed a comfortable place to stay. Well the Black Bear Inn provided that and so much more!!! Bruce and Wendi know just how to take care...More

    Thank anselandyosemite
    Response from Wendi D, Owner at Arnold Black Bear InnResponded 3 weeks ago

    So enjoyed meeting you both and hearing your amazing trail stories! Best wishes and safe travels for the rest of your journey - just dream about nut-crusted french toast, and you'll be fine...

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I cannot say enough great things about my stay. Our friends hosted their beautiful wedding at the Black Bear Inn. We were treated like family. The inn is clean and comfortable. Wendy and Bruce are so kind, so helpful and so professional. I cannot wait...More

    Thank Liz C
    Response from Wendi D, Owner at Arnold Black Bear InnResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for the lovely review, we really appreciate it - so glad you enjoyed the wedding and your stay. Come see us again!

    Reviewed 14 July 2017

    Wendi and Bruce take great care with the food, ambience and amenities at this 5-room inn within walking distance of access to the Arnold Rim trail as well as a few restaurants. They took great care to create a vegan breakfast for me while also...More

    Thank Zosime
    Response from Wendi D, Owner at Arnold Black Bear InnResponded 16 July 2017

    Thank you Zosie - really enjoyed meeting you and Diane. Hope to see you again soon. Good luck with your search!

    Reviewed 12 July 2017

    We JUST had our magical boho forest wedding at the Black Bear Inn in June 2017! When I found the Black Bear Inn and arrived on site, I pulled up and knew it was where we had to get married! It is intimate, yet spacious....More

    Thank Andrea M
    Response from Wendi D, Owner at Arnold Black Bear InnResponded 14 July 2017

    "Magical" is definitely the best word to describe that day - we so enjoyed spending time with you and Garrett, and your wonderful family. Looking forward to seeing you on your anniversary!

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Hot Tub
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    • US$225 - US$345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    Marina E
    21 August 2016|
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    Response from Martha I | Reviewed this property |
    All the rooms are on one floor. There may be a couple of steps at the entrance but don't remember. Its a lovely inn with a very attentive staff.
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    WayneSonomaCa
    31 October 2015|
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    Response from Wendi D | Property representative |
    Thank you for your inquiry- you can call us at 209-795-8999.
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    Room Tips
    "Both rooms on different trips, that we have stayed in, were SUPERB."
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    "Rooms are very quiet. There are only five rooms total. Website describes the differences."
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    "Each room is unique with decor and all are equally nice. All have A/C & gas fireplaces."
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    "Can't go wrong with any room!"
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