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Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 20 July 2013

We spent 3 nights here while attending a family reunion nearby. Our room was quite small, but comfortable. There is no refrigerator. It had a nice patio overlooking the marsh. There is a wooden walkway out to a former hunting blind on the water, now equipped with a bench to sit and enjoy the view and the birds. The lodge...

Thank drfunutah
Sunnyvale, CA
Reviewed 18 July 2013

This place was great! Located between Pt. Reyes and Inverness, it overlooks tidal marshes and has very nice landscaping. A quite nice great room with fire place and billiards table make a cosy addition to the rooms. The room we stayed in was an upgrade. We looked at the originally booked room and it, too, was quite nice, although not...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 2 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...

Thank Shellsutton
San Jose, California
Reviewed 19 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 6 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 7 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 28 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 10 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

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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
  • Free Internet
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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: RM638 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
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“I would go for a room with a patio outside your room.”
IslandSunSeekers, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“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
MihirMeghani, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The Room With a View was relatively quiet with little noise from neighboring rooms.”
tigerseye, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Heart's Desire Suite - If you want a bigger space with a view.”
tlb91, 25 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We loved our room although it was the most expensive they offered: perfect for us!”
Tahosa, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
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