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ForFriends Inn

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  • Excellent95%
  • Very good2%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“wine tasting”(45 reviews)
“friendship pass”(24 reviews)
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Wheelchair Access
3 Star Hotel
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Special Offer: Wine Tasting is on Us!
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Special Offer: Wine Tasting is on Us!
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Reviewed 24 September 2016

This is one of the most enjoyable places to visit for us. This was our 3rd time visiting Jim and Debbie at the Inn. They are incredible hosts, with a little help from their dog, Smitty. The rooms are incredibly spacious and very clean. The...More

Thank JMergott
Response from ForFriendsInn, Owner at ForFriends InnResponded 29 September 2016

Hi Jason, Thanks for this awesome five-star review. You folks are our #1 jigsaw puzzle solvers (and we have MANY who love those puzzles). We know that you've purchased some new puzzles since you here last. Perhaps you can make some recommendations to us. We...More

Reviewed 19 September 2016

Sometimes when vacation trip itineraries unexpectedly change, good things can happen! My wife and I were recently on a trip from L.A. up the coast to San Francisco and our mid-week itinerary had to be changed because of all the fires. When we found out...More

Thank Johnnie J
Response from ForFriendsInn, Owner at ForFriends InnResponded 29 September 2016

Hi Johnnie (Mac), Thanks for this great five-star review. We will reciprocate and give YOU a 10-star review for your fantastic box drum playing during happy hour. You're a natural. And just as you';ve implied it seemed everyone knew the words to all the songs,...More

Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We're blessed to get up to ForFriends Inn about twice a year. It's always wonderful returning to wine country, but it's equally as nice to spend time with Jim, Debbie, & Smitty! ForFriends Inn is perfect for a relaxing, laid back getaway. There's not one...More

Thank Katie B
Response from ForFriendsInn, Owner at ForFriends InnResponded 29 September 2016

Hi Katie, Thanks for the super nice five-star review. We sure hope that, while you were typing it, you figured out when you'll be back. Let's face it, you REALLY come for Smitty. Well truth be told, he's been pining to see you again since...More

Reviewed 23 August 2016

What a wonderful,lovely B&B! The innkeepers Debbie and Jim and their dog Smitty make you definitely feel like you have been their friends for a long time. Wonderful happy hour with wine, snacks and music..Jim plays the guitar and sings. Along with a lovely breakfast...More

Thank MNFROST
Response from ForFriendsInn, Owner at ForFriends InnResponded 24 August 2016

A million thanks for our super great 5-star review. We had such a great time helping you celebrate your birthday! Thanks for bringing so many smiles to our little inn. We hope you made a few new friends, as we know we have after meeting...More

Reviewed 2 August 2016

After a three hour car ride on Friday, my wife and I arrived to a warm greeting during happy hour. Our hosts introduced themselves and the rest of the couples who were enjoying snacks, wine and of course, Jim’s great music. After putting our bags...More

Thank Travelgalore21
Response from ForFriendsInn, Owner at ForFriends InnResponded 24 August 2016

Thanks SO much for your fabulous 5-star review! We're so happy that we helped make your getaway so special. Speaking of, isn't it great to pull up to our Happy Hour after a long drive through LA traffic and be greeted by smiling faces, wonderful...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$254 - US$442 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$254 - US$442 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Lorimelo2014
19 June 2017|
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Response from ForFriendsInn | Property representative |
Good morning. Yes, we do have extra beds available. An extra bed can be placed only in certain rooms, however, due to size. Rooms that will accommodate a roll-away are Demetria and Artiste. On the other hand, guests that... More
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mwygal
2 May 2017|
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Response from ForFriendsInn | Property representative |
Good morning. Yes, we do accept service dogs. Please know, however, that our inn can be quite crowded, especially on weekends. Our hope is that it would not make for an uncomfortable environment for the dog. We hope to... More
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R_Sterrett
13 January 2017|
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Response from ForFriendsInn | Property representative |
Hello. We love pets, but unfortunately, we do not allow them at the inn. Best, Dave, Owner, ForFriends Inn
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"We've stayed in 2 different rooms and have seen others, all were excellent."
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"I didn't see all of the rooms but we had six couples in our group and everyone was pleased with their..."
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"Great getaway property.The town is quiet, so you won't get a lot of traffic noise, regardless where your..."
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"If you choose a room on the second floor just be aware there is no elevator. But they are happy to help take..."
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