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Concord, California
Reviewed 28 February 2012

What a wonderful romantic getaway. My husband and I had a wonderful time. The Sonoma Valley is very beautiful and The Orchid Inn is such a beautiful find. Brian and David are excellent hosts and our breakfast was wonderful. "Great Bed and Breakfast". Also, the sheets on these beds are the softest I have ever encountered and Brian has ordered...

Thank Susan J
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 25 January 2012

My fiance and I were looking for a romantic get away, and we were delighted with the Sonoma Orchid Inn. This bed and breakfast was in a charming old farmhouse, but it was very well renovated and maintained. The hosts - Brian & Dana - treat you like you're their favorite relative that they want to impress. Dana is an...

Thank rachelinbolivia
Reviewed 1 January 2012

We stumbled upon a hidden gem when searching for a B&B in the Sonoma area. While booking, Brian was extremely helpful in planning our visit, and when we arrived Brian and Dana proved to be so much more than inn-keepers. The food was delicious, the grounds were beautiful, and their recommendations for planning our days were perfect! We highly recommend...

Thank Bpmeyers
San Diego, California
Reviewed 28 October 2011

You have to know the difference between sonoma and Napa to love it here. Sonoma is quieter, more funky, more casual...and the Sonoma Orchid is great. Brian and Dana are great hosts. Dana makes the best Belgian waffles ever...they are so light they float. Brian drew a winery tour for us and we had a great time following his suggestions....

Thank LLJ56
Cypress, California
Reviewed 30 September 2011

This was one of our best B & B experiences in a long time. The hosts, Brian and Dana really make this a valuable stay. Brian was available with dinner suggestions and they were spot on! It was like he knew us! Our question about canoeing on the Russian River was answered completely, giving us 3 choices and listing the...

1Thank JamiEnjoyingLife
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 2 September 2011

Innkeepers Brian and Dana give their all to help you have a great stay in the Russian River Valley. They are generous with their time and knowledgeable about the area's offerings. As all the other reviewers mention, the breakfast is terrific, as were the beds, the refrigerator full of beverages, 24 hour cookies, coffee and tea, and the creamy smooth...

Thank smokemirrors15
Reviewed 25 August 2011

This is a perfect place if you like outdoorsy, rustic B&B's that are desolate and not very close to Napa. Unfortunately, we did not do our research regarding location or amenities on this one, and so this review doesn't mean to be critical, but we were disappointed. The location is in the outskirts of Sonoma County - not near the...

Thank AmyLynn230
Lindenhurst, New York
Reviewed 18 August 2011

This is was theee best stay! Having going it solo and for 8 days, it was important that i felt safe, the place to be clean and able to go and come as i pleased. I will honestly say.. that all my requirements were held and exceded. The orchid inn is set in a perfect place in between the Redwoods...

1Thank corissa t
Austin, TX
Reviewed 15 August 2011

Location is great for Russian River/Healdsburg wineries and the North Coast. Two hour drive from SFO. Korbel next door and hundreds of other wineries a short drive away. First time to the Russian River area and we couldn't have chosen a better spot for a home base. Brian and Dana were wonderful hosts--always ready to give tips to those interested,...

1Thank summercamper
Reviewed 14 August 2011

A coworker/friend and I stayed at the Inn for a long weekend getaway at the end of a business trip. We arrived later than expected, but Brian and Dana were very accommodating, ensuring we had an available key and knew what to do once we arrived. The Inn was beautiful - well appointed and taken care of. The common areas...

Thank April7901

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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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: $212 - $337 (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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Also Known As:
Sonoma Orchid Hotel Guerneville
Sonoma Orchid Inn Guerneville, Sonoma County, CA
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“Lower level rooms are very noisy! Sits right on River Road which surprisingly has a lot of late night traffic.”
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 of 5 bubbles Wanderllust, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the main lodge.”
 of 5 bubbles rays251, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“There is a great community kitchen stocked with amenities for your stay!”
 of 5 bubbles cyclistrunner, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The inn is located on a busy road. Traffic noise may bother some guests.”
 of 5 bubbles sharona717, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Spruce Room was great for a couple!”
 of 5 bubbles davidpD8840IJ, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
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