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San Rafael, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

stayed at the Blue Door Thanksgiving week and really enjoyed it. We stayed in a queen front room with a bit of water view. John greeted us warmly on arrival and showed us around the beautiful living room and dining room the our room. room was well appointed, spacious and very comfortable. Loved the fireplace on a rainy day. Bathroom... More 

Thank chand01
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Wow. Just wow. Can I give them 6 stars? We were welcomed upon arrival with thoughtful and concise information on Mendocino, and what we might enjoy, as well standard info about our B&B. (I am a UX and content strategist and can appreciate the thought that went into the material.) Our room included a phenomenal view, luxuriously comfortable linens, amazing... More 

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California, USA
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169 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was my second stay at Packard House (member of Blue Door Inn Group) and I really enjoyed it. It was like coming home and not to an impersonal hotel. The hosts, John and Ruby, were very welcoming and accommodating. The rooms are clean and well appointed (I stayed at Queen Room, which has an enormous soaking tub). Thumbs up!

Thank aperel
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I were a bit concerned about our three-day stay due to all her dietary restrictions (no gluten, no dairy, no sugar). Were we ever pleasantly surprised! The morning breakfasts brought to our room each morning in a cheerful basket were custom prepared to her needs. Additionally, a four o'clock each day wine was served with fresh fruit... More 

Thank HungryKelly
New York City, New York
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Blue Door Inn was recommended to us by some good friends who had stayed there previously. They even recommended we stay in the King Suite with a Water View. So we booked it well ahead of our travels. When we arrived at this charming B&B we were greeted by John, who did a wonderful job of welcoming us. We... More 

Thank chip w
Los Gatos
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116 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 305 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Blue Door Inn is a bit different. Though a Victorian style Inn the rooms and sitting area have a very modern contemporary look. An interesting combination. Our room was a second floor king suite with beautiful views that looked out over Mendocino and the bay several blocks away. The room was very spacious with a sitting area, large modern... More 

Thank dhen
Southbury CT
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had originally booked a room at the Packard House of the Blue Door Group, but when we checked in we were given an upgrade to the Raven room at the JD House. What serendipity! This had to be one of the best rooms and stays we have had in our 50 years of travel! The room was gorgeous with... More 

Thank teacher017
Ithaca, New York
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15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved the charming Packard House but it needs some refreshing especially the rug on the stairs, the rug in the Pacific View room, the wall under the sink and I could go on. The breakfast offers terrific innovative food but doesn't start until 9am which is a bit inconvenient. The soaking tub filled quickly and felt delightful. The king bed... More 

Thank DeniseRu
Bedminster, New Jersey
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28 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We spent 2 nites at the Blue Door Inn and were very pleased. It is an older inn that has been completely renovated. The staff was very accommodating and made us feel quite welcome. Breakfast was brought to our room each morning and it was delicious! We also enjoyed the happy hour they offered each evening. It was fun to... More 

Thank JoAnn C
Sydney, Australia
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51 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

From the moment of checking in we knew this was going to be a delightful experience. We were invited to the welcome drinks and the hospitality continued with the attentive service of the host at JD house. I was impressed by the delicious breakfasts, rather more than a standard "continental" and the cleanliness. Our host was also helpful with information.... More 

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mendocino's luxury inn group comprised of three distinctive inns within a block of each other! Luxurious, comfortable contemporary design. All rooms appointed with all new flat screen TV/DVD, Frette bathroom linens, luxury bed linens on Simmons Beautyrest mattresses. New jetted tubs some rooms with double showers. Curated small plates breakfast and a rotating wine hour in the evening lets you see all three of our inn buildings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue Door Inn

Address: 10481 Howard Street, Mendocino, CA 95460
Region: United States > California > Mendocino County > Mendocino
Price Range: $191 - $397 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Queen Room at Packard House has a HUGE soaking tub (and separate shower). It's on the second floor and very quiet. Garden view.”
  • Sweet surprise from the hosts for return visit!
 of 5 bubbles aperel, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Our upstairs room had four windows that opened allowing us to both see the Pacific as well as hear it at night. Nice.”
 of 5 bubbles HungryKelly, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask them for pictures of the room you are reserving”
 of 5 bubbles chipw407, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“2nd floor for views”
 of 5 bubbles dhen, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“There are no bad rooms at this facility.”
 of 5 bubbles jadendulk, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
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