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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible19%
31 Oct 2017
“Quirky but quiet location”
12 Sep 2017
“Definitely not for everyone, but some will find it kind of awesome in an "eccentric" way.”
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Rooms
Suites
Kitchenette
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

My family of four deeply enjoyed our relaxing stay at the Abalone Inn. We watched the Harvest Moon set over the beautiful view of Tomales Bay Ecological Reserve from the spacious Victorian Wetlands Suite, then soaked in the cozy hot tub. Dona is the hostess...More

Thank Lily A
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Stopped on a whim since the property looks great on the outside. We stayed in the attic room which is spacious and cozy but over filled with antiques (?), tchotchkes, and lots of tiny lamps. No TV. It looked like it could use a little...More

Thank Gracie M
Reviewed 20 October 2017

If you are looking for a genuine "Marin-style" accommodation consider Abalone Inn. Located in a charming 100+ year old house this Inn is a great alternative to those nameless/faceless motels and significantly less expensive than those fancy boutique properties that charge an arm and a...More

Thank Steven S
Response from donalarkin, Owner at Abalone InnResponded 24 October 2017

Thank you so much for your review, Steven! We're so happy that you chose Abalone Inn and that you enjoyed your stay with us. We would love to have you back - in a heartbeat! :D Thank you so much, Dona and Shannon

Reviewed 12 September 2017

Found this place late in the evening with my girlfriend, and stayed two nights. Everything the negative reviews have said is true, but it will still appeal to the more adventurous or tolerant. The proprietress is quirky and a little nuts for sure. So definitely...More

Thank stuartwgibson
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

The B&B is immacurately kept clean & tidy by its lady owner with 3 "NOs": * No shoes inside (no slippers provided); * No paper dropped into toilet bowl (place into container after one finishes with business); * No toiletry e.g. tooth brush etc. (forgot...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Hot Tub
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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Traveller (22)
Room & Suite (7)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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"Wetlands Suite"
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"Didn't get a chance to see the inside of the house so can't say other other rooms are offered."
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"attic suite!"
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"This is not a corporate hotel, it is a shared living experience. The garden room is probably the least road..."
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