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4 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tried to make a reservation for 2 nights so I could go visit my dying grandmother and the guy that answered the phone was so rude and unhelpful. He ended up telling me that it is impossible to pay for a room over the phone from Idaho. I have never had a problem reserving room in other countries let alone... More 

Thank Lauren B
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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Great value and very pleased with our stay here. The room was huge, bed comfy, great service, wifi strong. There's also a pool, a restaurant (had a delicious breakfast there) and a nearby safeways. Very good value for money

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Baltimore, MD
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17 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

The Hillside is a charming, slightly vintage, family owned and run motel. The main "feature" is Jeffrey's Restaurant, THE place to have breakfast/brunch/lunch in Santa Rosa. We had a king room that included a stove, sink & fridge, but no microwave. But, the rates are reasonable, there is plenty of parking, the outdoor pool is clean, and the overall impression... More 

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5 reviews
Reviewed 24 August 2016

nice little establishment. great location, nearby to downtown and family. clean rooms fair prices there is an excellant restaraunt on premises large menu with local items available. very conveniant.delicious breakfast.fair prices.

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33 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Referred to us 2 adults by Santa Rosa Hospital (St. Joseph) when medical emergency brought us to Santa Rosa. Room with two Q's exceptionally roomy with 2 dbl closets, separate dressing area and lots of table space. Clean, good size pool & lots of poolside chairs. Older motel and needs new mattresses but well kept and accommodating at front desk... More 

1 Thank Sharon B
Santa Rosa, California
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 July 2016

I stayed there for a few weeks and the pool was never clean, the Wi-Fi was terrible, the owner Bob was not very nice. Literally, you would say hi to this man and he would act like he did not hear it or did not see you. I stayed there due to a job and I was moving into an... More 

1 Thank heylong112

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Roseville, California
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2016

WATCH OUT FOR THIS PLACE IF YOU BOOK IN ADVANCE. Not only are the owners rude and gruff they are RIP-OFFS. Here's our story. Booked this place 3 months in advance. We offer to give them our credit card. No, they would not take it. We thought it was strange but what the heck we heard this place is old... More 

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1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

For medical reasons a place to stay with kitchen options was needed and air bnb was impossible due to long term needs. The first impression of room 112 was, well, the worst room I've rented. Like stepping into 1968, musty, dark and the worst smoked-in room ever. My nose just wouldn't get used to it . I knew I was... More 

1 Thank Bjørn F
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 May 2016

The management was not very pleasent to deal with. Their beds are old. The rooms are outdated. The highway noise is profound. If I were you, I'd recommend another location. The management charged me for three nights when I reserved it for only two. They refused to reverse the one night even when I provided them with my flight information.

1 Thank Kevin T
Seattle, Washington
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 May 2016

The Hillside Inn is notable for its cleanliness and nice atmosphere and reasonable price. It is accessible to many restaurants, near many wineries and the owner, Bob, was a very fine host. The Inn is also dog friendly.

1 Thank gumshoe009

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled within the heart of Sonoma County the Hillside Inn offers a variety of accommodations, comfort, and in-city conveniences. Located just a few blocks from village shops and restaurants and two miles from downtown Santa Rosa the Hillside Inn is ideally located. Guest rooms are affordable and cozy, a ‘Home Away from Home’. Come and discover nearby area wineries for tasting and tours, wander the scenic north coast, or explore the towering redwoods. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hillside Inn

Address: 2901 4th St, Santa Rosa, CA 95409-4020
Region: United States > California > Sonoma County > Santa Rosa
Price Range: $92 - $102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 35
Also Known As:
Hillside Hotel Santa Rosa
Hillside Inn Santa Rosa, CA - Sonoma County
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Get room closer to the office the wi-fi is MUCH better closer there”
 of 5 bubbles heylong112, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Please ask proprietor to repeat the check-in time when making the reservation. Be brief.”
 of 5 bubbles ctraveller749, 6 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Ask for any room back from the front - as the traffic sounds are LOUD.”
 of 5 bubbles 861kayeb, 11 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Our room was on the bottom floor near the restaurant and pool, yet it was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 77mic, 29 Jul 2015 | Read review
“If Bob tells you to call before 4pm to hold your room, he means it!”
 of 5 bubbles JeanB291, 10 Jul 2015 | Read review
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