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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 16 July 2016

The pictures on the website do not lie - the view from the Black Heron Inn is fantastic. The location is fabulous as it is very close to Point Reyes National Park and we were able to do some great hikes and then come back and relax in a very private spot with lovely views. For those looking for a...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Our room was beautiful, the view from the room was breathtaking, and we kept saying WOW. Prior to arrival communication was easy and informative. Self check-in was easy and the suite was stocked with fruit, and breakfast treats. The towels were plush and bed was very comfortable. Very private and the wildlife was prolific. I visited with my sister, but...

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2Thank Michelle M
Arlington, Virginia, United States
Reviewed 8 July 2016

The views from each room are gorgeous - you can see the water, rolling hills and beautiful trees, and many birds. The grounds are lovely with a pond dotted with lily pads and lilies, deer meandering by, and a beautiful terraced garden to sit by and enjoy. Mamie and Bill, the owners, are friendly and helpful and can advise you...

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2Thank Julie G
Davis, California
Reviewed 7 July 2016

The room is comfortable, the shower is fine, and the table under the window big enough for writing or a meal. The great attraction is what is outside the large window and second door - a deck overlooking nothing but scenery. Lots of birds. It is an exposed location on a windy day but looking out at the lagoon valley,...

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2Thank Edith v
Davis, CA
Reviewed 18 June 2016

If you're looking for peace and tranquility in nature, Black Heron Inn is a wonderful solution. When the weather is blustery like it was our first day, from your room you can look out the big window at the almost 180 view of meadow, bay and hills that rest the eyes and mind. in better weather you can sit on...

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2Thank h2owitch
San Francisco
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

We loved our three day stay at the Black Heron Inn. Mamie and Bill were lovely, helpful hosts, the room outstanding. We stayed in the room with a sleeping loft. The dinner is set in an alcove with large windows facing into a captivating view of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area, Tomales Bay and the mountains of Point Reyes...

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2Thank DavidandCharlotte
Fremont, CA
Reviewed 31 May 2016

We stayed for 2 nights in late May and I couldn't be more pleased with our time at the Black Heron Inn. We stayed in the Bay View room, which is one of the two first floor rooms. The other is the Ridge View room. My impression is they are identical rooms with an almost identical view. They also share...

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1Thank CABigBob
Reviewed 26 May 2016

On the edge of tiny point Reyes station (literally the last street in town) population 400, in the middle of national protected land, state parks. This little inn was amazing. Great bread. From the window you look into a federal reserve with free range cows grazing, foxes, wild turkeys, hummingbirds, quails, and deer. Best for couples that want to unwind...

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1Thank Thebignate5
Reviewed 22 May 2016

We had a wonderful stay here last spring. The rooms was spacious and comfortable and the view was fabulous. We stayed in the topmost room in the building. There were other people staying there at the same time, but each set of rooms has its own entrance so it felt somewhat private. the rooms were comfortable and nicely appointed. The...

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Windsor, California, United States
Reviewed 29 April 2016

My husband and I stayed one night in the Grand View room. We enjoyed the view and the quiet night (the frogs in the nearby pond were a plus!). As many other reviewers have pointed out, the bed, bed linens, and pillows were of far less quality than you might expect. If Hampton Inn & Suites can get this right,...

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Bill W, Owner at Black Heron Inn, responded to this review

As owners of the Black Heron Inn we strive to maintain the highest standards possible. On occasion we get comments about improvements we might make. We always take such comments seriously. Some have led us to make valuable improvements. For these we thank you, our valuable customers. Bill and Mamie

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Black Heron Inn, features sweeping views of Tomales Bay and the majestic Inverness Ridge, is located next to the Point Reyes National Seashore and is one mile from Point Reyes Station and about one hour away from both San Francisco and Napa. The location makes Black Heron Inn the perfect Northern California getaway. The Inn has 3 guest rooms. In the Grand View Suite you will enjoy a 270°panoramic view, two floors to spread out in, a cozy upstairs loft featuring a king size bed, and a three-sided glass enclosed tower lounge perched high above the landscape below. The other guest rooms have great views, private entrances, spacious decks, and are furnished with queen size beds, sitting areas, private baths, robes and marble wet bars. A continental breakfast is provided in your guest room on your arrival. Get away from it all and take a relaxing trip out to Point Reyes and the Black Heron Inn."Lodging at Point Reyes includes some of the rarest settings in California...the beautiful Black Heron Inn with bluff-top views of Tomales Bay and the Inverness Ridge"...Tom Stienstra, Outdoors, San Francisco Chronicle. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Black Heron Inn

Address: 51 Cypress Road, Point Reyes Station, CA 94956
Region: United States > California > Marin County > Point Reyes Station
Price Range: RM761 - RM10,245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“The Grandview does have the best view.”
  • Grandview room including kitchen and steps up to bedroom
  • Dining table and the view
PatrickA81, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All three rooms face the meadow with pretty views”
MarySacramento, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We think any of the rooms would be wonderful. We stayed in the Bay View.”
SacramentoRoadrunner, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All 3 rooms have lovely vistas. Downstairs rooms easily accessible; upstairs - via stairs (no elevator).”
  • We enjoyed morning & evening fog - like being wrapped in a quilt of quiet.
  • Lovely and relaxing outlook.
  • Homey comfortable room.
  • Fog retreated W of Inverness Ridge, giving us sunny warm days.
MaryEbP, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms had fantastic views.”
463leighn, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
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