Benbow Historic Inn

4.0 star property
4-star golf hotel near Benbow Inn Golf Course
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Benbow Historic Inn

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Property amenity
Garden Cottage Room | Individually furnished, desk, iron/ironing board, free cribs/infant beds
Breakfast, lunch, dinner served; American cuisine, garden views

Overview of Benbow Historic Inn



Popular amenities

  • Breakfast available
  • Pool
  • Parking included
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
445 Lake Benbow Dr, Garberville, CA, 95542

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBenbow Lake State Recreation Area3 min walk
  • Popular LocationBenbow Inn Golf Course11 min walk
  • Popular LocationEel River11 min walk
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Room options

Premium King Room

  • River view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed

Deluxe Queen

  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Queen Bed

Garden Cottage Room

  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed

Fireplace King

  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed

Leta Benbow's Room

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Terrace King

  • River view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed

About this area


Located in Garberville, Benbow Historic Inn is next to a golf course and in a state park. Benbow Inn Golf Course and Briceland Vineyards Winery are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Humboldt Redwoods State Park and Richardson Grove State Park. Mateel Community Center and One Log House are two other places to visit that come recommended. Be sure not to miss outdoor adventures like hiking/biking trails and ecotours.

What's nearby

  • Benbow Lake State Recreation Area - 3 min walk
  • Benbow Inn Golf Course - 11 min walk
  • Eel River - 11 min walk
  • Humboldt County Office - 4 min drive
  • Garberville Town Square - 5 min drive

Getting around

  • Eureka, CA (ACV-Arcata - Eureka) - 94 min drive


  • Rays Food Place - 4 min drive
  • Signature Coffee Company - 8 min drive
  • The Woodrose Cafe - 3 min drive
  • The Lost Frenchman - 7 min drive
  • Eel River Cafe - 4 min drive

About this property

Benbow Historic Inn

4-star historic hotel near Humboldt Redwoods State Park
Located close to Benbow Inn Golf Course and Richardson Grove State Park, Benbow Historic Inn provides a free roundtrip airport shuttle, 9 holes of golf, and a grocery/convenience store. Get out on the links at this hotel and enjoy amenities such as a driving range. The onsite American cuisine restaurant, Dining Room, features garden views and brunch. Stay connected with free WiFi in public areas, and guests can find other amenities such as a terrace and a garden.
You'll also enjoy the following perks during your stay:
  • Swimming pool with sun loungers
  • Free self parking
  • Local cuisine breakfast (surcharge), a seasonal outdoor pool, and 2 meeting rooms
  • A gift shop, a porter/bellhop, and a 24-hour front desk
Room features
All 65 individually furnished rooms include thoughtful touches such as air conditioning, in addition to amenities like free bottled water and WiFi.
Other amenities include:
  • Bathrooms with shower/tub combinations and hair dryers
  • Free infant beds, cable channels, and coffee/tea makers

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.




Sustainability practices

Housekeeping on request
This information is provided by our partners.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free roundtrip airport shuttle during limited hours
  • Free self parking on site

Food and drink

  • Daily local cuisine breakfast available for a fee: USD 10–18 per person
  • A bar/lounge
  • A restaurant

Restaurants on site

  • Dining Room

Things to do

  • 9 holes of golf
  • Billiards/pool table
  • Golf driving range
  • Library
  • Playground
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • TV in common areas

Family friendly

  • Free crib
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Playground
  • Seasonal outdoor pool


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Luggage storage
  • Safe at front desk

Guest services

  • Housekeeping on request
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Wedding services

Business services

  • 2 meeting rooms
  • 8,000 square feet of conference space
  • Business center


  • Garden
  • In a state park
  • Picnic area
  • Pool loungers
  • Terrace


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom available in select rooms
  • Elevator
  • In-room accessibility available in select rooms
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant


  • Banquet hall
  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities


  • Bedsheets provided
  • Free crib


  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels


  • Cable/satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water


  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Desk
  • Heating
  • Individual furnishings
  • Iron/ironing board on request
  • Phone

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