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    Whale Watch Inn by the Sea

    35100 S Highway 1, Gualala, CA 95445-9589
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    2017-08-06 2017-08-07
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    Overview
    • Excellent64%
    • Very good23%
    • Average6%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “private beach” (16 reviews)
    “bath suite” (10 reviews)
    “common room” (10 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

    Absolutely beautiful inn. The host Mirin, was so nice and helpful. Great place to pick up a bottle of wine and gaze out to sea all while listening to the waterfall and watching whales, elephant seals and birds. Classy. A must visit. Tranquility personified. Will...More

    1  Thank jaswinder p
    Reviewed 12 December 2016

    This place is amazing if you are looking for a romantic getaway. We stayed in "Morning Light", which is a small room (pretty much just a big bed) but it has a breathtaking view. It also has a fireplace. Breakfast in the morning was super...More

    2  Thank Alex1A3
    Reviewed 6 December 2016

    I hadn't been here for 30 years (and 2 owners), but it's just as lovely as ever. Mirin gave us a tour, settled us into our room, and greeted us each morning with a wonderful breakfast. We arrived after dark, so my wife was completely...More

    2  Thank Brian234
    Reviewed 1 December 2016

    Highway one along the California Coast is a memorable experience by itself. Take it to the Whale Watch Inn in Gualala CA, experience the ambience and comfort of the Inn, meet Robert and Meren the owners and you have a nearly complete experience. Nearly comes...More

    Thank Ricardo G
    Reviewed 18 November 2016

    A room with a view over looking a private beach , a great breakfast served to the room each morning, a Saturday night wine social all make a great stay. The resort is ocean side among the trees and ocean sounds are great things to...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$276 - US$319 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • Mendocino County >
    • Gualala
    • Also Known As
    • Whale Watch Inn By The Sea Hotel Gualala
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    Room & Suite (29)
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    Bathroom (4)
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    Deborah F
    25 March 2017|
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    Response from MRA95445 | Property representative |
    Hi. We do not have a swimming pool. About half of our rooms have an indoor 2-person Jacuzzi-type spa tub.
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    sunrise716
    17 February 2015|
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    Response from Joni G |
    The Whale Watch is for sale and is temporarily closed. It is in escrow and the new owner hopes to have it open again after taking care of some deferred maintenance. The person who was running it left suddenly. I'm very sorry... More
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    "No really bad rooms."
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    "We stayed in the Cypress room. However, the view from any room is exceptional"
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    "Bath Suite was divine!"
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