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Brewood
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Gorgeous house, lovely, friendly, helpful staff and a wondrous setting. Who could ask for more? Not me or my wife, that's for sure. You MUST stay here, it's just fantastic. Great rooms and stupendous breakfast means you can't go wrong.

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Pasadena, California
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99 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beautiful, cozy inn is a family-run business, run with care and with an eye toward making guests feel at home. When we arrived, happy hour was in full swing, with an array of cheeses and other snacks that could easily have filled us up. Beverages included wine and spirits, available for guests to help themselves. I was glad to... More 

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Thousand Oaks, California
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Off season is the perfect time to visit. You get the roaring ocean, beautiful sunsets, discounted prices, and the Inn provides dinner as well as breakfast on most nights. All the food served is fresh, prepared on sight and is if the highest quality. After dinner we went out and sat by a fire on the grounds, listening to the... More 

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Ramsbury, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed 29 October 2016

After a difficult drive to get to Trinidad due to closure of Route 101, we were made to feel so welcome and greeted with the offer of wine and appetisers which did a lot to restore our equanimity. We had a wonderful room overlooking the ocean and were lulled to sleep by the barking of the sea lions. Breakfast was... More 

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Hudson, Wisconsin
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20 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This place is amazing and owned/staffed by remarkable people. Brian is a wonderful innkeeper. We returned, drenched, from hiking in the rain so left our boots by the front door. After changing, we went back to retrieve our boots and found them propped in front of a newly laid fire to dry out. The food is fantastic. They serve breakfast... More 

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1 Thank Molson2015
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

Probably the best Bed & Breakfast my wife and I have ever stayed in. The food is fantastic and includes a wonderful breakfast at 9, and a late afternoon (4 to 6) spread that included clam chowder, cheeses, breads & crackers, fruit, vegetables, beer and wine. The grounds are very nice and the inn sits on a bluff about 300... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 reviews
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Absolutely beautiful B&B with the friendliest hosts - we stayed here for 2 nights for Valentine's Day and will absolutely be back! All guests who stayed here were very nice and fun to be around - there were no forced conversations, we genuinely enjoyed everyone we met. The food was delicious and the location was spectacular. You definitely don't want... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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32 reviews
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

We stayed here two nights and wish it could have been more! We were in the Orca Whale room with a balcony and beautiful view (in spite of the fog) of the ocean. The Inn grounds are beautiful, the breakfast was outstanding and the staff was excellent and so friendly. The walk/climb down to the fabulous beach was unbelievable. Dramatic... More 

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Ripon, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Lovely location overlooking the sea , great home cooked breakfasts , friendly & helpful hosts and memorable evenings spent round the fire pit with the other guests . Our favorite stay during our trip to the USA .

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Thank Tony W
San Diego, California
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16 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Truly a gem of an Inn! My 19-year old daughter and I stayed 1 night here as we took a 1-week adventure driving her to college. It was beautiful. The Inn is situated on a cliff overlooking the Pacific Ocean. They provide appetizers and beer/wine every evening to watch the sun set, a bonfire pit with a basket of ingredients... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Lost Whale Inn sits on a bluff overlooking Abalone Cove with five rooms, two suites and "the best breakfasts in Humboldt County." Selected as "One of the 10 Most Romantic Inns in America" by Sunset Magazine and listed as one of the top 25 weekend destinations by The Los Angeles Times, the Inn is a place to rejuvenate the human spirit, reconnect with nature and enjoy spectacular scenery. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Lost Whale Inn

Address: 3452 Patricks Point Dr, Trinidad, CA 95570-9782
Region: United States > California > Humboldt County > Trinidad
Price Range: $299 - $376 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
The Lost Whale Hotel Trinidad
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“Recommend ocean-front! Spectacular!”
 of 5 bubbles MjsAjs, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“You will spend most of your day in the Redwoods, but this is a great place to unwind at the end of the day.”
 of 5 bubbles L6679NHfredm, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Orca Whale room is great!”
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“All rooms are lovely”
 of 5 bubbles SuffolkPrimrose, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The water front rooms have a beautiful view but be prepared to hear the sea lions. The Egret room which was very spacious and quiet.”
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