16390 4th St.
Guerneville, CA 95446
Description

The Iconic R3 Hotel, Bar and Restaurant is the premier LGBTQIA+ Entertainment Hotel in the Russian River area of Western Sonoma County. Located in the charming, rustic village of Guerneville, it blends majestic redwoods, cool river waters, and a laid-back attitude. Featuring 23 guest rooms, Rio Bistro restaurant and R3 Hotel Bar and lounge surrounded by a sparkling pool and expansive sun decking, and outside seasonal entertainment area. The R3 Hotel is an adult establishment with 21 and over requirements, except when the restaurant is open.

The R3 Hotel is central to the Russian River amenities, including river beaches, trendy restaurants, hip cafes, biking, hiking, world-class Russian River, Dry Creek, Alexander Valley wineries and Armstrong Redwood Forest State Park. Located in Guerneville, a favorite San Francisco getaway located approximately 1.5 hrs. from the Bay Area and well known for its natural beauty and activities.

Originally built as a drive-in motor lodge, the property still retains the U-shaped configuration with a central bar and pool surrounded by walkways, decking, mature landscaping, and countless container plantings. The seasonal Pool Bar and Outdoor Grill serves the very popular venue, which is host to sun seekers in the daytime and lively entertainment on the outdoor stage in the evenings.

The R3 Hotel is also the host to many very successful event weekends throughout the year, Most notably Memorial Weekend, July 4, Labor Day, LGBTQIA+ Russian River Women’s Weekend and Lazy Bear Week.  Check out our Event Page for additional weekly and special events.

Amenities

The R3 Hotel

Featured Trip Ideas

Hamel Family Wines, wine tasting and non-alcoholic tasting
Wineries

With a massive flood of zero-proof beverages recently hitting the market, it’s become fairly easy to find nonalcoholic alternatives on…

handmade pizza at Glen Ellen Star
Trip Itineraries

As a Sonoma local, I’ve had the pleasure of experiencing Sonoma County’s finest offerings and generally end up with the…

Wine tasting at sunset.
Trip Itineraries

Fall is a busy time in Sonoma County — from colorful hikes to the perfect pumpkin patch, discover what locals…

Yellow wildflowers covering field
Outdoor Activities

Springtime offers a brilliant array of things to see and do in Sonoma County, from wildflower walks to cheese crawls!…

Trip Itineraries

It’s not hard to find something going on somewhere on the weekends, but what about when your trip stretches into…

Activities

This portion of our guide to the Russian River Valley follows the lazily meandering river on its journey through northern Sonoma County as…

Activities

This final portion of our guide to the Russian River Valley continues west to where the Russian River meets the coast…

Activities

This portion of our guide to the Russian River Valley follows the Russian River as it ventures into redwood country. On this leg of…

Sonoma Coast State Park Bodega Coast
Beaches

Late fall through winter is considered off-season at the Sonoma Coast, but we consider them ideal times to visit our…

Outdoor Activities

Sonoma County is proud to be a wildly popular destination for travelers, with some of America’s most gorgeous landscapes. Lush…