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Inn Marin

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   250 Entrada Drive, Novato, CA 94949
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Ranked #2 of 6 Hotels in Novato
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Oak Park, Illinois
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55 reviews 55 reviews
13 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed here two nights en route to Yosemite. Our room faced a sizeable space that had chairs, benches etc. We enjoyed sitting out, and we could listen to the combo that played by the swimming pool. The bed in our room was a bit on the lumpy side, and the bathroom was similar in size of... More

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Loyal, Wisconsin
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

The staff was very helpful and cheery. The grounds were well kept up and open space to relax. But----the bathroom was the worst. Small. No place to put toiletries without them falling into the stool. Only a shower. No grab bars outside the shower or in the shower. No place to hang a used towel so it could be used... More

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Riverside, California
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

The accommodations at this hotel were perfect. I travel in different states racing my car and I just have to say, the parking ( my truck and race car 28' trailer) the room, the restaurant, the breakfast everything could not have been better. And special shout out to front desk employees Mercy, Kelly, and Hector. They all treated me like... More

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encino, ca
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This motel is built somewhere in 1950 to 1960 and is clean and neat with a wonderful staff. There are large grass areas in the garden area with a lovely and well kept pool. Breakfast is a small buffet and is included in your room charge. They have Wi-Fi and cable TV. I stay there quite often and always enjoy... More

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Northern California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

I'm am just wrapping up a second stay at the Inn Marin and all I can say is that I am glad my work is footing the bill. For a hotel that charges $150 plus a night, this is a major rip off. The freeway noise is out of this world. The TV reception in all rooms is horrible. The... More

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Northern California
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Let me begin by saying that the Inn Marin use to be our "go to" place. Loved the old-time feel and the convenience of working across the garden area to eat a wonderful meal at Rickey's. However, based on our last stay, we won't be going back. My husband and I stayed in room 110 in December 2013 for three... More

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Kirkland, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

My husband and I got married here a year and half ago. The event planner was extremely friendly and accommodating. The food was delicious! The kitchen gladly made changes to the menu for dietary needs (everything was naturally gluten-free) and the chef was even willing to make an ethnic dish that we had requested. The location was great and the... More

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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We got a puppy and now we have to find locations that accept dogs. Inn Marin is perfect for you and your dog. The rooms have a front and back door and all are on one level so easy in and out for walks and personal business for your pup. We ordered room service from the restaurant that is on... More

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San Francisco
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76 reviews 76 reviews
14 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We stayed one night as it was written up well in reviews. Our upgraded Garden Room did have an attempt to modernize recently but nothing was done to the actual structure so the 1950's glared through the cosmetics. A bamboo floor covered the slab but could not hide the rolling slope of the bedroom floor. Everything was very low to... More

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San Francisco, California
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127 reviews 127 reviews
16 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

This hotel is old and outdated. It is noisy and you can hear the other people in the rooms next to you. The walls are thin, the bathroom apt size and old. The best part was the restaurant next door Rickey's . I like comfort class and quiet. Inn at Marin did not deliver. Not for the price anyway. For... More

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Address: 250 Entrada Drive, Novato, CA 94949
Location: United States > California > Marin County > Novato
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Inn Marin 3*
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Also Known As:
Inn Marin Hotel Novato
Marin Hotel Novato
Inn Marin Novato, CA - Marin County

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