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Los Angeles
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wanted to usher in the New Year in a peaceful atmosphere and booked 2 nights over the holiday weekend at the Rainbow Inn. Best thing to happen to me in 2 years (ending 2016 and beginning 2017!). The Inn is such a warm and welcoming place and John, the owner/chef/host makes you feel like family the moment you arrive. Accommodations...

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Winthrop, Maine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our fourth trip to Idyllwild and the Rainbow Inn was as enchanting as the first. We were fortunate to get the Sunset Room....our third time.....and it was as inviting and comfortable as on previous stays. John, the innkeeper, is a most charming and welcoming host. He helped us secure a table at our favorite restaurant as soon as we arrived....

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Moreno Valley, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was our first time at a B&B and it was great. The room was excellent and John made a wonderful breakfast!! We have stayed in Idyllwild before but this will be our choice next time we come up. Wish we had stayed more than one night.

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Long Beach, California
Reviewed 2 December 2016

I stayed at the Rainbow Inn over the Thanksgiving holiday and, once again, enjoyed the ambiance, quality and serenity of this wonderful inn. John does such a great job making guests feel comfortable and serves up a gourmet breakfast each and every morning. Some of the other guests during my stay have been returning year after year and many of...

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San Diego, California, USA
Reviewed 18 September 2016

We have been to Idyllwild many times over the past 30 years, and always enjoyed our stay. However, we hadn't visited in several years and soon found that places we had previously stayed were either closed or under new ownership. Inspired to find something new, we learned about the Rainbow Inn on tripadvisor. We made the right choice. At every...

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Anaheim, California
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I checked-in for an overnight stay at this lovely inn last July 5,2016. As it's just a day after the holiday, we had the place to ourselves..a very elegant, clean, quiet, and with well furnished and appointed rooms. The inn and its backyard is homey with a very accommodating and efficient innkeeper/manager. His breakfast feast for us...

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

This large and beautiful bed and breakfast is situated very close to the downtown area of Idyllwild. The facilities and clean and comfortable and the owners and manager couldn't be more welcoming. There is plenty of off street parking. The outdoor areas are massive and well kept. I can't imagine why you would stay anywhere else while in Idyllwild. Everything...

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Newport Beach, CA
Reviewed 15 July 2016

My wife and I stayed here 2 nights and we hated to leave. John is such a great host and he immediately makes you feel like you're at home. I was a quality control manager before I retired and I still can't stop scrutinizing everything. The Rainbow Inn impressed me in every way. It is clean, beautifully decorated, and has...

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2Thank rox59
Los Angeles
Reviewed 6 May 2016

This place is amazing and the owner is the best. He really cares about his guests and their experience. The food he makes is so good. I went for a writing & yoga retreat and was so excited to find this gem in the mountains. I was blown away by the level of caring that he had for us during...

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Reviewed 14 April 2016

We did a two night getaway to Idyllwild in the middle of April. We hadn't been there in decades, so we used TripAdvisor, and settled on the Rainbow Inn. We are so happy we did. The place is charming, and the host, John, is great. He is interesting to talk to and knows a lot about Idyllwild. He turned us...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Rainbow Inn offers five luxuriously appointed guest rooms each with their own private bath and many with their own fireplace. Rooms also feature wi-fi internet connectivity, cable TV, DVD players, refrigerators, access to an extensive library of DVD’s, six-hundred thread count sheets and in-room coffee makers.Whether it’s for one or 100, the Rainbow Inn on Strawberry Creek provides you with the picture-perfect environment for a quiet getaway, romantic wedding, serene retreat or business conference. Bask amid the spectacular scenery of alpine forests, along our rushing mountain stream or in the unique shops, galleries and restaurants of our quaint village. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rainbow Inn Bed & Breakfast

Address: 54420 South Circle Drive, Idyllwild, CA 92549
Region: United States > California > Idyllwild
Price Range: $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Rainbow Hotel Idyllwild
Rainbow Inn Bed And Breakfast
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“All the rooms looked nice, so choose the one that suits you best!”
 of 5 bubbles singingbackup, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Three things: book the Sunset Room; don't bring DVDs as the inn has an enormous inventory; and hope that French toast will be served”
 of 5 bubbles 740davidm740, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Great room with an awesome breakfast!!”
 of 5 bubbles 541artk, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The Bear Den is a smaller room than others but was perfect for us, one couple”
 of 5 bubbles rox59, 15 Jul 2016 | Read review
“all the rooms are perfect”
 of 5 bubbles kevinlO7318YS, 27 Mar 2016 | Read review
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