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Tomales Bay Resort

12938 Sir Francis Drake, P.O. Box 38, Inverness, CA 94937
Tomales Bay Resort

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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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We chose Tomales Bay Resort as our first stop after landing in SFO and heading up the coast. It was a nice distance from SF, but close enough to let us take the slow drive up the highway 1. We chose this hotel based on price and location...trying to keep expenses down a bit. And wanted to be close to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were two couples out for a few nights without children. Driving into the parking lot you arrive at what appears to be a dated property...INSIDE THE ROOMS-SURPRISE! Our Rooms (#33 & #34) were EXCEPTIONAL! Two story floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the bay. Fireplace with logs (romantic). Beautiful balcony. Comfy Linens & Fluffy bedding (NO DONT MAKE ME GET OUT OF... More 

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Stayed here for 4 nights in June 2014, and had a great stay. I had a single Queen "Driftwood" room (#17), and it was perfect for what I needed. I should start by saying that I absolutely love Point Reyes National Seashore, it's my favorite park by far. So when I had the chance to spend a few nights out... More 

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Silicon Valley
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49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Just visited last weekend for a one night weekend stay. We had Rm 7, a very nice bungalow. Spacious room, vaulted ceiling, full equipped kitchenette, quite comfy bed, etc. Loved the gas stove to make it cozy. Check-in was fast and easy. Staff were quite cordial. The location is great if you are hiking in the northern part of Pt... More 

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George Town, Grand Cayman
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24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Booked here without reading reviews and was not disappointed. Rooms, although not the biggest were clean and offered a good nights sleep. Nice shower with plenty of hot water. Very helpful staff and all at a fair price. A good base for all the walks around. Free parking and WiFi.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

My boyfriend and I stayed one night, and we were so pleased with our choice. We were doing a quick 2 day getaway with one night in West Marin. We knew we'd be plenty busy during the day so we just wanted a nice (but not too pricey) room to relax in for the evening. Our room (#2) was just... More 

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Aptos, California
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23 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Clean and reasonable near Pt Reyes National Seashore Perfect place to unwind after a hike Pleasant staff Our regular stop when we are up this way Close enough to restaurants and grocery store Don't miss the local oysters

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I surprised my boyfriend with a quick weekend getaway for his birthday. This place was perfect. It's bayside, totally peaceful, and amazing dining a little ways down the road. The price was just right, and though it was a little dated, it was the perfect place to hide from the world for a bit. It was clean, it didn't feel... More 

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Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I didn't expect much from this resort, judging by the dated appearance of the exterior, and being located immediately adjacent to the main road. But the room was a nice little surprise for two grandparents, a young mother and a five-year-old. We were thankful to get this room too as other local resort rooms were all sold out. The bedroom... More 

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Grass Valley, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

While the "resort" itself looks somewhat dated and not very lively (for a "resort"), the second floor's rooms of one of its building which is located next to the bay, on the South end of the resort, are truly outstanding. They are quite (too?) pricey (approx. $250) but so nice (read my room notes below). We just spend 2 nights... More 

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