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All 2 Muir Beach B&Bs / inns

Pelican Inn

10 Pacific Way, Muir Beach, CA 94965
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Pelican Inn
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Westbrook, CT
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83 reviews 83 reviews
22 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We've stayed here 3-4 times and really like coming here. We say it's just over the Golden Gate bridge but it's actually further than that. Imagine that a space ship went to the Cotswolds in England, picked up a charming pub, and then gently plunked it down a half mile from Muir Beach - that's a start. The inn itself... More

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91 reviews 91 reviews
17 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our visit and found the staff friendly and helpful. The room was like an English Inn and a pleasant experience. Dinner and breakfast were very good and the service was great. Unlike some of the other reviews, we were very glad we decided to stay at the Pelican Inn and highly recommend it to anyone on Highway 1... More

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Northern California
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52 reviews 52 reviews
22 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're looking for someplace with character, this is it. The inn and its furnishings were obviously a labor of love. The details are what make it so charming. Nothing cookie cutter about it. Although the bar is small, there is a snug with a fireplace for use by overnight guests. It is spacious and comfy, and it opens onto... More

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Stanford, California
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73 reviews 73 reviews
37 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

The Pelican Inn is very pretty, there's no doubt. It is like an old English pub and I know that because I'm British. But trying to get a table, or speak to someone about reservations, is like seeking the Holy Grail. God only knows what the process is. The woman in the cubbyhole at the front is utterly mannerless; the... More

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

We booked online for the largest (and most expensive -$335) Pelican Inn room for the night weeks before our intended stay. I thought the website read the room could fit 3 if needed. Upon arrival, I informed the front desk person that our daughter was with us (18 years old). The receptionist seemed very put out and I explained that... More

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McKinney, Texas
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

This Inn was bult in 1600s in England and torn down and rebuily near the entrance to Muir Woods. Great loging, great food and a wonderful, romantic getaway. There is a minute walk to Muir Beach and a great sunset view.

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Revelstoke, Canada
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Stayed in room 5. very small but pleasant. Note access is only from one side of the bed, so if you both need your own exit from the bed, do not book this room. A bit of squeaking from the room above, nothing serious. So why am I rating this a 5. It was a wonderful unique experience, felt like... More

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Caldwell, New Jersey
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47 reviews 47 reviews
11 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

From the woman who took our reservation over the phone to the last woman who helped us check out and everyone in between, the Pelican Inn was upbeat, helpful and friendly. They make it a point to reward exceptional staff and will give you a short survey about your stay. We like this. The Inn itself is charming and historic... More

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St. Paul, MN
17 reviews 17 reviews
16 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

This Enligsh-style B&B is located admist the Golden Gate National Recreational Area and is accessed by narrow winding roads. The surroundings make one feel far away, though San Francisco is a 30 minute drive. The rooms are nice, although small. The pub is warm and the bartender was friendly and knowledgeable. There were some great local musicians playing the evening... More

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Leicester, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

We stayed here on the last day of our honeymoon after a friend recommended it and found it to be a great place away from city. Only 28 minutes drive on the sat nav from Union square the location and surrounding area of Muir woods is lovely. The inn itself is a very authentic English with a great menu and... More

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Also Known As:
Pelican Hotel
Pelican Hotel Muir Beach
Address: 10 Pacific Way, Muir Beach, CA 94965
Location: United States > California > Muir Beach
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Ranked #1 of 2 B&Bs / Inns in Muir Beach
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