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Overview
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
  • 18 May 2013
    “New ownership”
  • 28 Aug. 2012
    “Best place In the universe!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!”
18601 Van Zandt Resort Rd PO Box 198, Philo, CA 95466 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Multilingual Staff
Reviews (47)
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Reviewed 19 May 2013

Reading the previous reviews of Highland Ranch, it sounds like the property has still retained it's magic and the new owners/staff are truly lovely, talented people. My husband and I were fortunate to be some of the first guests to Blackbird Farm under new ownership....More

10  Thank lucyolive
Reviewed 29 August 2012

Been going here forever! I absolutely would highly recommend it to anyone needing an oasis to relax have fun and best of all ride! Open all through the year I love it like my home. Everyone is friendly and happy. Caroline and George run this...More

5  Thank Margo M
Reviewed 14 May 2012

Do you want to feel like a very welcome guest in a beautiful setting? I could not have felt more special than I did for the three days and nights I spent at Highland Ranch. The food was great, the climate perfect, at about one...More

2  Thank Michael O
Reviewed 7 November 2011

My husband and I spent our anniversary being pampered. All we had to do was show up at the main house three times a day and we were fed incredible meals...we drank delicious wines and we participated in engaging conversations....Riding the horses along a mountain...More

4  Thank MaryAnne P
Reviewed 20 July 2011

This place is stunningly beautiful, the setting is perfect. The owners make you feel right at home. The food was excellent, the cabins were rustic but very comfortable. The horses were not your typical "rental horse" and the guide Jen that we had was incredible...More

2  Thank bajasand
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About
Description
Situated on a 250 acre estate in the Anderson Valley Wine region. Blackbird Farm is a peaceful guest ranch and farm. Located an easy 2 hours north of San Francisco. With eight clean and comfortable guest ...More cabins surrounding the charming 100 year old Main House where delicious, fresh and wholesome meals are served. Open for vacations, weddings, reunions, retreats and dogs welcome. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Hot Tub
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Tennis Court
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Formerly known as
Highland Ranch
Also Known As
Highland Ranch Hotel Philo
Location
United States > California > Mendocino County > Philo
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Formerly known as
Highland Ranch
Also Known As
Highland Ranch Hotel Philo
Location
United States > California > Mendocino County > Philo
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Traveller (22)
Pool & Beach (2)
Room & Suite (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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"Cabin 4 and the main house are the best cabins!"
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