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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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Elk Grove, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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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Davis, California
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 

Mansfield, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

My husband and I stayed at the Wharf Master's Inn while visiting my son that now lives in Point Arena. The location is great!! The check in was very pleasant. We loved our room over looking the cove. The room was very spacious and well appointed. We loved having the fireplace. The jacuzzi tub was nice but we never used... More 

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

What a lovely review! We appreciate hearing both the good and the bad and it is particularly gratifying when people enjoy our hospitality and we hope to see you back again soon. More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We've stayed in a few nice places in Reno for a bargain price, but this place was the best we've ever stayed. It was a bargain purchasing through Zozi and the room included a jacuzzi. We had dinner viewing the ocean from the balcony, and left the balcony door open while sleeping so we can hear the sound of the... More 

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

Dear Mr. and Mrs. Dvaz, We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Had we known how much you wanted the basket we would have been glad to gift it to you! Thanks for taking the time to review us and we will look forward to hosting you again soon~Gene & Vicki More 

Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We did the romance package at the Wharf Master. Check in was easy, they accommodated our new dog, the wine and cheese was great and the mimosas got the day off to a good start. It was really nice and quiet-- no internet, no cell phone, just waves crashing in the harbor. They've got these great balconies with nice adirondack-style... More 

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

It was nice to read your pleasant review, thank you for your kind words about our property. As much as we are glad that you were able to unplug to relax...we are very pleased to be in a position now to allow that to be something that you actually decide. Just last week we were finally connected to our new... More 

Eureka, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Great place to unplug, as there is no internet access in your room, and WiFi really only works in or near the office. The in room whirl pool tub is nice, wine is for sale by the bottle in the lobby, the breakfast is really good. Stayed in a room facing the warf/harbor. Just down the driveway is a building... More 

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

Judy, thanks for taking the time to post your review. We do actually have two HBO channels, the channel guide is in the room information book and we are sorry that you were unaware of this. We are researching entertainment options to improve our programming selection so bear with us! Lastly, we are now pleased to offer property wide high... More 

Fremont, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Just stayed here for the first time. Rooms are very nice and spacious, value is great! They accommodated our small dogs and were very friendly. They are right above the pier, convenient for boat owners. I will definitely stay here again.

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

Thanks Nancy! We look forward to seeing the two of you back in a couple of weeks! More 

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Address: 785 Port Rd, Point Arena, CA 95468
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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