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Tomales Bay Resort

12938 Sir Francis Drake, P.O. Box 295, Inverness, CA 94937
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Tomales Bay Resort
Ranked #2 of 2 hotels in Inverness
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Oak Park, Illinois
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here for two night in July and it was just what we wanted. The room (16) was had a queen bed and you could see the bay and the (hill/mountains?) from the window. There was a nice breeze at night, which was good because there is no air conditioning (there was heat if you went during the winter).... More

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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I just returned from Point Reyes where we stayed for two nights at Tomales Bay Resort. While "resort" is a misnomer, it is a pleasant place to stay on the west side of Tomales Bay near Inverness. The room we had was spacious and clean and had a view of the Bay. We arrived after 11:00 p.m. so the key... More

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Oakland, California
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142 reviews 142 reviews
15 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Three adults and two rooms, a motel like structure, but the rooms are clean, spacious and very well maintained. The location is ideal being right on the water. The traffic from the road close by closes down by the time you are getting ready to go to bed and is not an issue. There is a feeling that the business... More

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We just spent a week driving down the coast from Oregon to San Francisco, and this was one of our favorite stops. We set out to avoid chain motels and the bigger cities (Eureka, Fort Bragg, or San Rafael) where standard lodging choices are found. Instead, we stayed in indy motels (and one B&B). We spent 2 nights at Tomales... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here only because we needed a place to stay headed north. Not horrible but it is obvious the prime was 20 years ago. Minimal upkeep of property. Restaurant closed. Breakfast was a bag with juice, milk, cereal, and juice. Don't mean to bash the place, just don't have high expectations and you'll be OK.

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16 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's easy to be dismissive of the Tomales Bay Resort as I was when I first pulled into the parking lot with my wife. At first glance, it looks very much like a motel that has seen better days. But we were greeted by Carolyn at the front desk who was very nice and assured us we had a nice... More

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San Francisco, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here two nights and found it the perfect place from which to see the National Seashore and the Tomales Bay area. Our room (#35) with a bay view was very comfortable and clean, and the staff were super friendly, helpful, and enthusiastic....

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Las Vegas, Nevada
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Quaint, comfortable little bay-side lodging. Perfect for a visit to the Point Reyes National Seashore and surrounding area. Room was clean, beds nice. We stayed in bungalow # 8. Had a sheltered patio in front and a small private deck in back. Separate small bedroom with twin bed. Private little beach and small marina. Good food and shopping in Inverness... More

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Santa Fe, NM
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38 reviews 38 reviews
6 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I stayed here with a friend for three nights in early June. Everything was great. The room was spotless, well appointed, good sized and offered many pretty views. There were chairs and a small table immediately outside the front door too, where you could sit and watch the tides roll in and out of the bay. There were nice small... More

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Highland, CA
17 reviews 17 reviews
15 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Our cottage was like a small bungalow: separate bedroom, spacious living room with full kitchen, and a large entryway. Unfortunately, the restaurant was up for lease, so we had to go to Point Reyes Station for lunch and dinner. I would have given the 5th star, but there was an obnoxious sign that said there would be a $50 charge... More

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Address: 12938 Sir Francis Drake, P.O. Box 295, Inverness, CA 94937
Location: United States > California > Inverness
Also Known As:
Tomales Bay Hotel Inverness
Golden Hinde Inverness

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