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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 1 July 2013

GREAT place! My three stars is all related to our neighbors. Everyone was either absent from their decks or very quite - our neighbors - not so much - they had a loud voice and sat on the deck from 6am to 10pm. Professing about life and god knows what else - it got very old. So needless to say...

1Thank ReginaPhelps
Reviewed 4 June 2013

My husband and I had such a great experience here. Shannon was nothing but wonderful and friendly with great information on things to do, places to go. She printed out a menu from a restaurant for us, although we ended up getting food at the market down the street and eating in the main room by the fire and drinking...

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San Jose, California
Reviewed 18 April 2013

Inverness? Or Motel? This is a wonderful place and they owners are very service oriented. If you want to be in Inverness, close to the Bay, and not far from beaches, lighthouse, park and other outdoor activities than this is a very reasonable place to stay. If you fixate on 'motel' then you will notice small rooms, upgraded bathroom/shower (small)...

2Thank Calif_traveler_11
Livermore California
Reviewed 5 April 2013

We stayed here recently on a quick overnight trip to Point Reyes National Seashore. It is well located for visiting the seashore and the Tomales Bay area. Service was excellent, staff was very helpful. Three high points I will list. The Lodge room is excellent and roomy with good views of the bay. There is usually a fire in the...

2Thank Bewickwren
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 6 March 2013

This facility feels more like a lodge than simply a motel. It's located directly on Tomales Bay and is minutes from Point Reyes headlands, Drake's Beach, the lighthouse, Point Reyes Station and frequent wildlife encounter opportunities. Lynn and Shannon make sure that your needs are met and spare no opportunities to make sure your visit is pleasant.

3Thank jjojr
Reviewed 27 February 2013

Lodge room has fabulous views of the marsh with abundant wildlife. Hummingbirds constantly at the feeder on the large deck, and lots of ducks and egrets in the marsh. Room was small but comfortable and clean. Be warned when trying to find the Inn, GPS signal was lost long before I got there. Bring a map! The office is generally...

1Thank Jane T
Reviewed 22 February 2013

There were renovations going on at the motel itself, so the proprietor upgraded us to the rental house, SO nice. The house has every modern amenity you could want, and looks like it was done by an upscale interior decorator. Lots of space indoors and out, views amazing. Location great for exploring the area. This is a great deal for...

1Thank CatLoverColorado
Greenwood Village, Colorado
Reviewed 9 January 2013

Rooms are small; but you are able to use the Lodge Great Room at any time of day, where you can sit by the fire or watch the birds out the window facing the bay. There is a catwalk where you can walk over the marsh and enjoy the wildlife for hours. Great views throughout the motel. Rooms have a...

1Thank Andrew D
Clayton, North Carolina
Reviewed 13 October 2012

My wife and I spent two nights here while we explored Point Reyes. The staff were very helpful and knowledgeable about the area. The back deck has a beautiful view. My wife and I enjoyed the large common room where we played pool and cards at night. One of the other guests built a fire that we all enjoyed. We...

1Thank dladrie
wailuku, maui
Reviewed 26 September 2012

This is a motel, not a b&b, or a boutique hotel or whatever. This is small motel right on the Inverness Marsh (Tomales Bay). Most rooms are standard motel rooms opening onto the parking lot. The view from these rooms is through the bathroom window.Some rooms have been converted to "view rooms" by adding a window, door, deck on the...

1Thank wemWailuku_Maui

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Perfectly located on Tomales Bay in Point Reyes National Seashore. The natural setting is peaceful and relaxing. Each of our rooms is unique and has it's own personality. The main Lodge is available for our guests 24 hours a day. The lodge is anchored by a Yosemite stone fireplace, pool table, 48" TV, and Kitchenette which make this the perfect place to gather and enjoy the view. The adjoining deck is directly on the bay overlooking the rolling hills and a great place for bird watching. Nature awaits at this Boutique Motel in Inverness, CA. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Motel Inverness

Address: 12718 Sir Francis Drake Blvd, Inverness, CA 94937-9716
Region: United States > California > Marin County > Inverness
Price Range: €134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
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“Want a kitchen?”
  • Nice lamp & desk in room #5. Good wifi.
  • Window above room #5 - good lighting
  • Coffee stand & tv in corner of room #5
  • View of bay from porch of room #5
  • Nice seat & lamp in room #5
  • Toilet in room #5 with view from window of bay.
  • Door from the bathroom to the room. Plenty of rack space in bathroom of room #5
  • Sink & wall dispensers for lotion & soap. There is a heat lamp above as well. This is in the bat
 of 5 bubbles MihirMeghani, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The Room With a View was relatively quiet with little noise from neighboring rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles tigerseye, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Heart's Desire Suite - If you want a bigger space with a view.”
 of 5 bubbles tlb91, 25 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We loved our room although it was the most expensive they offered: perfect for us!”
 of 5 bubbles Tahosa, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room with outside deck if available.”
 of 5 bubbles GaryTours, 30 Sep 2015 | Read review
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