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Petaluma, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don't choose either room near the dining room. Spend the extra money for an upstairs room. Food was well done, the views fantastic, the hosts informative and gracious. When we were there, however, there were two other couples. The men hung out in their rooms and the women stayed in the dining room, talking loudly (one was hard of hearing)....

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Tiburon, California
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Highly recommend spending the night at East Brother Light House in the San Francisco Bay. A piece of local history, wonderful and knowledgeable lighthouse keeper couple, stunning views, delicious dinner and breakfast and great conversations with interesting other guests. We were thinking where to go in the Bay Area for one night with all the girlfriends. We ended up going...

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Sparks, Nevada
Reviewed 3 November 2016

This is a B&B on a very small island in the NE part of San Francisco Bay near the town of Richmond, CA. It is a former Light Station with s operating lighthouse on top of the 19th century Victorian house. It has the old air-operated fog horn which the proprietors will demonstrate the first morning you are there. Most...

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Cottonwood, California
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We had a great time here on the island and East Brother Light House built in the 1800's. They have 5 rooms and great hosts serving great meals and the appetizers were also wonderful. They boat you out to the island and you have a 360 degree view. Only drawback is shared bath for two of the rooms and no...

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Reviewed 9 September 2016

Staying overnight at the East Brother Light Station B&B was a very special treat for us. We had very nice room looking directly at the "other brother", a rock in the bay covered with pelicans and seals. The light house is beautifully restored and still operational. If you are worried that staying overnight on this tiny rock might get boring,...

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Cotati
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Did not stay the night, but went for a day trip to the island. Fun, informative tour, and a wonderful afternoon. Got to go to the top of the lighthouse, see the rooms, and have a picnic lunch while enjoying amazing views.

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Martinez, California, United States
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Have lived in the Bay Area most of my life and did not know about this quaint little B&B until recently! Went for the weekend with friends and had a blast. Great food, history on the light houses, amazing sunset- what's not to like?? Don't go if you want to hike- the island is really just a big rock, but...

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Brentwood, California
Reviewed 14 August 2016

We stumbled upon this treasure after my husband received a book about historial places in Contra Costa County, CA. Both of us have been in the area for decades and never knew about the East Brother Lighthouse. Rather than stay overnight, we took advantage of the day trip ($25pp, reservations needed) and made a picnic with friends. We spent 4...

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Woodland Hills
Reviewed 6 August 2016

My husband and I spent an evening here and it was absolutely enchanting. It is definitely a one-of-a-kind experience. Wonderful food, great hosts, interesting history, and breath taking views. I cannot recommend this enough!

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Dakar, Senegal
Reviewed 27 July 2016

I surprised my dad with a night at EBLS for a belated Father's Day gift. And it was definitely worth the wait! It was such a great experience. Bryan and Stephanie, our hosts, were incredibly flexible and let us add a second bed to the room (for still 2 people) at no additional charge. They also picked us up at...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about East Brother Light Station

Address: 117 Park Place, Point Richmond, CA 94801
Region: United States > California > Point Richmond
Price Range: €188 - €306 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
East Brother Light Station Hotel Point Richmond
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“The San Francisco room is on the second floor and has the best views”
 of 5 bubbles , 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get one of the rooms on the top of the light house as they have private baths.”
  • The old light house.
 of 5 bubbles auctioneer2244, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms upstairs have their own bathrooms, you share a bathroom downstairs”
 of 5 bubbles TrinksM, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are nice in the main house. The room in the back house has a diesel odor.”
 of 5 bubbles travel4fun074, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Each rm is named for its view. Stayed in the West Brother room - the seals can be a little bothersome in the AM, but they are fun to watch!”
 of 5 bubbles ElkeAida, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
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