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The Wharf Master's Inn

3.0 of 5 785 Port Rd, Point Arena, CA 95468
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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
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been there a couple of times since the new owners took over and they have done an amazing job! Not only are they friendly and accepting to my girlfriend and I, they also allow our puppy and provide extra covers so we don't make a mess. We could hear the ocean from our room and the tubs are... More 

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Sacramento, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed one night. The room was decorated tastefully. Gas fireplace. There is a fridge, jacuzzi tub for two, and wifi/tv with cable. Yes, we enjoyed that tub! The deck outside our room was perfect for relaxing and viewing the harbor. I spotted whales migrating from my view on the deck! Incredible. The had two chairs where we sunbathed, read,... More 

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Fairfield, California, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

We had a "first floor" garden room in the Lookout building, no pets in this part of the Inn. Our room looked over the harbor, and we had a great view of the sunset every night. It was great to go to sleep with the sound of the waves, and be able to have morning coffee or evening glass of... More 

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Fremont, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

This was a great place to stay. We stayed in one of the least expensive rooms which included wifi, fridge, and a microwave. Our room was clean and had great linens. I wish my towels were that good. My wife and I highly recommend the Wharfmaster's Inn. We will be back.

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wharfmastersinn, Manager at The Wharf Master's Inn, responded to this review

Thanks Jim, we love to hear about our guests experiences both positive and negative. We are glad that you so thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you again soon! More 

Walla Walla, Washington
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We really liked this hotel. We arrived after a long day's drive to find the electric fireplace running and the jacuzzi tub inviting and very hot. The view of the ocean from our room was food for the soul when we woke up in the morning as well. The front desk went out of their way to make us feel... More 

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wharfmastersinn, Manager at The Wharf Master's Inn, responded to this review

Thanks very much for your kind words! Safe travels and best wishes for a safe and prosperous 2015~Gene & Vicki More 

Elk Grove, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

We have been to so many places that never looked like the pics online...Not so here! Great view from our balcony, clean, warm room, and all we needed. Electric fireplace, (actually worked-heated the room) fridge, micro, flat screen, AND Jacuzzi tub!! The bed was great as well! Just a good vibe about the Inn, and the room. Not all "new"... More 

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wharfmastersinn, Manager at The Wharf Master's Inn, responded to this review

We never get tired of hearing about our guests experiences with us and it's an added bonus when we hear good things about our relief Innkeeper! We are very happy that you enjoyed your experience with us and look forward to your next visit! More 

Davis, California
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42 reviews 42 reviews
17 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

My husband and I spent 3 nights at the Wharfmaster's last week. We actually planned to stay two nights, but we arrived during a storm and pretty much stayed in our room one whole day. So, since we hardly left our room for a day, I can totally testify that it was pleasant and comfortable. Our room had an ocean... More 

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wharfmastersinn, Manager at The Wharf Master's Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for the lovely review Maryellen! We are pleased to hear that you were so comfortable during such an intense storm. Winter storms can be pretty spectacular along this coast and are a personal favorite experience of mine despite the damage that always requires mitigation afterwards :) Happy holidays and best wishes for a wonderful 2015! More 

Arecibo, Puerto Rico
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9 reviews 9 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

I took a solo trip up the California coastal hwy and happened upon this hotel. I had no reservations, had no idea what lay in store for me. They went out of their way to make me feel welcome and comfortable. I was given a room with a queen bed and a whirlpool tub on the second floor. The bed... More 

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wharfmastersinn, Manager at The Wharf Master's Inn, responded to this review

Karen, thanks for taking the time to share your experiences with us! There is no such thing as one size fits all for sleep experience and we are glad that you rested so well here. Our breakfast remains a continental buffet which some love and some love less so, once again, we are glad that your were pleased by our... More 

Angwin, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

The innkeepers were very sweet and for the price in the area it was a great place to stay and ... The facility is dated and needs a major dose of TLC if not a complete reno and upgraded Internet. The included breakfast was nothing special -- traditional cold breakfast loaded with carbs, was pleasantly surprised by the hard cooked... More 

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wharfmastersinn, Manager at The Wharf Master's Inn, responded to this review

As always, we very much appreciate that you took the time to share your experience at our property. Vicki and I are always pleased when people enjoy our hospitality and we will continue to renovate our aging beauty. Our new high speed internet service has alleviated any issues with wifi access. Unfortunately, our parking situation has no solution for which... More 

La Jolla, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014 via mobile

Lovely innkeepers doing their best with an old inn that needs a major "overhaul". Room had a lovely view and was clean. Mattress needs replacing. Breakfast okay nothing special. Grounds okay but again a big update is needed.

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wharfmastersinn, Manager at The Wharf Master's Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your compliments and for taking the time to write about your experience. There is a lot of work still to do and we are making great progress with our renovations! A roofing contractor was here just yesterday and we are hoping to be able to schedule some work for May or June (after our rainy season). We appreciate... More 

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Address: 785 Port Rd, Point Arena, CA 95468
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Location: United States > California > Mendocino County > Point Arena
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Wharf Master's Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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