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The Lost Whale Inn

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was my birthday week. In honor of finishing my fifties, I decided to finish my last 2 states, Idaho and Oregon before visiting friends in California. That put us on course to stay at this wonderful B&B. What a treasure! Guia, our host, greeted us warmly on arrival and guided us to a fabulous little restaurant just down the...

Thank Shelli D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing little B & B on the coast. Beautiful gardens , good hot tub , lovely breakfast , lovely room. Loads of things to do , fire pits and buffet in the afternoon. Would definitely recommend this place. Also try and visit the avenue of the giants in humbolt for the redwoods.

Thank hennypennny
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Road tripping from Seattle to Los Angeles the Lost Whale Inn was a random stop that suited the journey. Well as the title suggests it was an unexpected delight. Although we decided on the inn based on reviews here - we were just blown away by the beauty of this place. Melanie was on-site manager and her welcome was awesome....

Thank ShireSmithy
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Booked this place because of the great reviews here - thanks again Tripadvisor for this amazing find. We loved our one night stop here and wished we could spend more time here chilling with the sea lions. We loved the 4-6pm happy hour (tip: they keep the wine out for even longer). The Inn also keeps a copy of delivery...

Thank Traminer
Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The Lost Whale Inn was our home base for our first visit to the Redwoods. There couldn't have possibly been a better choice. What a spot! For exploring the Redwoods, this is a great location. Redwoods National and State Parks are just to the north, the Lost Coast drive is just to the south and you can walk to Patrick's...

Thank WanderingBeardo
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I decided to go on a spontaneous trip to the west coast to explore Seattle down to the Redwoods. We made a tentative plan to drive from Portland to Trinidad and stay at Lost Whale for one night then drive back the next day thinking that we would enjoy the cities better. From the moment we arrived,...

Thank Alyssa R
Gahanna, Ohio
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Wonderful place to stay near Redwood National Park. Beautiful ocean view from our room. Woke up to the sound of sea lions. Amazing included dinner and breakfast. Very kind staff took care of all our needs and then some.

Thank jbyspysky
Johnston, IA
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We stayed at the Lost Whale Inn in mid March, myself, my husband, and our 20 year old son. The Beluga Whale room was so perfect, with a loft and a queen size bed for our son. Rarely when we travel together does he get his own space! We had a balcony looking out at the ocean, where we saw...

1Thank Michele P
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Everything was amazing, we couldn't of had a better time. The food the staff the view, all were great. I love that the menu changed night to night, and that our host honestly went above and beyond for our comfort. We missed breakfast (something you should never do) because we were on FL time and ready to go by 6am...

1Thank Katie C
Reviewed 4 February 2017

We enjoyed every second of our stay The hosts and the guests were entertaining The room was divine, ocean view, faint sound of sea lions but great view of their hangout The food was marvelous Beer fridge a fabulous touch Really could not improve on this experience

2Thank MarcLeblanceh

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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: €198 - €198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Any room is great since you get to enjoy the views at your leisure”
Traminer, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Orca Room has a private balcony with a great ocean view.”
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WanderingBeardo, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Any room is a marvel”
MarcLeblanceh, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The ocean facing rooms are worth the upgrade price”
122mathewl, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Recommend ocean-front! Spectacular!”
MjsAjs, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
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