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Sebastopol, California
Reviewed 28 July 2012

Made reservations through booking.com, arrived at the hotel at 5:30 had dinner reservations before a show for 6:15. I was NOT told that the room I reserved was not avilable. When I found out and asked to change for the room I had reserved I was told that some other people decided to stay longer than initially planned and therefore...

1Thank Michel D
Windsor, Canada
Reviewed 19 July 2012

We stayed here for one night before heading to San Francisco. The room was clean and spacious. The decor of the room was nice but the bed covers should be replaced as they were badly stained. The location was not that great but we were here for one night only so it served our purpose. If we were to stay...

Thank Romer88
Reviewed 26 May 2012 via mobile

Didn't want to stay in this area but ended up here... Long story. It was getting late and we were tired so stopped here. The desk clerk was fine. Not real sure of the neighborhood we checked in and went to our room. It looked like they tried to make the place nice I mean it was small but they...

1Thank mgcooper
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 9 May 2012

We are on a tight budget, searched for the best value, a nice and inexpensive place.... this is what we found over 15 years ago: This is a very nice, clean, and comfortable family owned hotel. We have been returned visitors for approx. 15 years and feel a part of the family. Throughout the years, the owner/staff continue to be...

1Thank CLB90012
Reviewed 1 May 2012

The refrigerator did not work, there were holes in the blankets, a musky smell, thin walls, and poor cellular reception.

1Thank Zach S
Vacaville, California
Reviewed 10 April 2012

I was surprised to see how well maintained this place was. The rooms are in excellent condition. I'm guessing the rooms have been recently renovated. For a 2 star hotel, it's an excellent place to stay.

Thank Emarsh69
Beaverton, Oregon
Reviewed 21 March 2012

Great room, friendly staff, good Wi-Fi, and under 100 dollars for the Bay Area. My only complaint would be the traffic noise from the freeway, but that quieted down and I slept wonderfully. Will definitely stay again soon.

Thank Ted A
San Luis Obispo, CA
Reviewed 16 March 2012

This motel wins my award of having the most functional motel furniture. I liked the layout of the room very much, and everything was new and clean. I got a room with two beds because it was cheaper, but that made it a little cramped. There was a computer desk, comfortable chair, surfaces to put things, sink outside the bathroom,...

2Thank Ostara864
Urunga, Australia
Reviewed 17 February 2012

Teh motel room was adequate to oour needs. The location is east of the central section of San Rafael and meant getting in the car to get anywhere. The second night we stayed there we drove up to the room, only to find the parking lot full of worker's pickups and a group standing outside our room smoking and drinking...

Thank zdatny
Modesto, CA
Reviewed 23 December 2011

Drove in after pricing two other comparative places. We extended two more nights. Clean and nicely decorated. They made the best of having a small breakfast area. One complaint was that yogurt and bananas were missing on our second two days leaving me only less healthy choices. Perhaps previous breakfast guests may have taken them? The pillows were so comfortable.

Thank Cathey E

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Free Internet
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Additional Information about North Bay San Rafael

Address: 855 Francisco Blvd E, San Rafael, CA 94901-4726
Region: United States > California > Marin County > San Rafael
Price Range: RM418 - RM622 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — North Bay San Rafael 2*
Number of rooms: 21
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“Not sure, since we only have stayed here the one time ... and we won't be going back to this place again!”
 of 5 bubbles 179sherryl, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“As there is no elevator, travellers with mobility issues may want to ask for a room on the bottom floor.”
 of 5 bubbles 573louisp, 18 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Check your room before you move in your luggage.”
 of 5 bubbles 617steven, 17 Jul 2015 | Read review
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