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The Wharf Master's Inn

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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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Fortuna, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Rent one of the rooms with a view of the ocean. We left the balcany door open all night. The smell of the ocean and the sounds of the waves are a great way to fall asleep. Parking is on a hill unless you park in the lower lot and walk up the hill.

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

We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us! Hurry back soon so that we can catch up on your latest adventures! Happy Travels!! Jeff & Deb, Innkeeper's Wharf Master's Inn More 

Twin Lakes, Colorado
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this hotel for one night in May 2015. They told us on the phone it was a level entry, but when we arrived we found they had switched us to room which required a long stairs to climb. The prices are exorbitant. Definitely not worth what they offer. They promised a full breakfast, but in the morning,... More 

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

Mr. Gibson. I was deeply saddened by your review. I took a personal interest in assisting you with your stay here at The Wharf Master's Inn. Remember the lady that personally stood in the parking space for you as you went to rerieve you vehicle? That was me. I introduced myself and graciously assisted you into your ground level room.... More 

Sonoma, California
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126 reviews 126 reviews
25 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We meet the new owners (been there six weeks). They seem very anxious to get this place in shape. The rooms were very clean and neat (balconies, coffee makers, nice linens). Nice selection of wines and drinks in the lobby. I think this place will become better as they add their touches. The breakfast room seemed new/remodeled and making your... More 

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

We, the Innkeeper's, had, truly, only been here for 6 weeks when you stayed here at the Wharf Master's Inn. We greatly enjoyed your visit and are equally happy that you had a good time. Please come back to see all the progress that has been made and experience what we've learned along the way. Wishing you many wondrous travels... More 

Carlsbad, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stumbled upon Point Arena and The Wharf Master's Inn from a guide that we had purchased and so glad we did! We were beginning our long ride back to San Diego after spending a week camping up north. Our room was very clean and comfortable, with an amazing view. I always check out the reviews on... More 

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We are pleased you took the time to write such a lovely review of the Wharf Master's Inn. Sometimes the unplanned adventures are the best ones and leave you with great memories. We hope you will come back soon for another visit! Happy Travels, Jeff & Deborah, Innkeeper's Wharf Master's Inn Point Arena, CA More 

Georgetown, California
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40 reviews 40 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

First off, if you are using Googlemaps from SOUTH, don't go the way they recommend! Drive up the coast through Bodega & Jenner & Ft. Ross. Second, it's easy to find and a great location. Hotel was under construction, but our visit was still wonderful. Jeff & Debbie, the hosts are super nice, it's Pet Friendly though there is nowhere... More 

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

It was so nice to meet you and your lovely fur baby! We are pleased you took the time to write such a lovely review of the Wharf Master's Inn. Hurry back so that we can catch up! Happy Travels, Jeff & Deborah, Innkeeper's Wharf Master's Inn Point Arena, CA More 

North Palm Beach
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

We were visiting from the east and my cousin recommended this place. We booked the Whitewater room and couldn't have been happier. The view was wonderful from our private balcony. The room was a little run down, but was clean as a whistle. We slept with the balcony door open and felt like we were in heaven. The inn keeper... More 

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

We appreciate your kind review of the Wharf Master's Inn. We are glad that you felt welcome and we'd like to see you back soon. Happy Traveling, Jeff & Deborah, Innkeepers Wharf Master's Inn More 

Palo Alto, California
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214 reviews 214 reviews
58 hotel reviews
728 helpful votes 728 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We stayed a night in the Wharf Master Inn in Pt. Arena during a 4 day trip along the Sonoma-Mendocino coast. Our stay was in the middle of March, which in that neck of the woods is off season so if you’re coming on season your experience may be different. The motel itself is up on a hillside overlooking a... More 

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

Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed review. Your description was as we see The Wharf Master's Inn, as well. However, I would like to let you know that we do have additional items on our Continental Breakfast menu, i.e, Boiled Eggs, Hot Cereals, Assorted Tea's and Fantastic Coffee from Big River. We are glad you... More 

Lakeland, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

I recently stayed at the Wharf Master’s Inn, which is well located next to the pier and very close to town. From my deck, I had a view of the parking area and the front part of the hotel, not the ocean, as I booked the most economical room through a discount deal and knew I would not have a... More 

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

Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed review of the Wharf Master's Inn and the surrounding sites, bird sightings and local cuisine. Please rest assured that we are diligently working on bringing our Continental Breakfast up to Top-Notch. We currently feature: Boiled Eggs, Make-Your-Own Waffles (or - you can ask the Breakfast Attendant to create a... More 

Sacramento, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

This place is fantastic -- the room is a wonderful value, the bed was comfortable luxuriously appointed, and the room had a fantastic huge jacuzzi tub. The ocean view was great, and there are lots of good restaurants nearby. The staff were attentive, accommodating, and super-friendly. We can't wait to return!

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

The Staff at The Wharf Master's Inn would like to express our thanks to you, for staying with us!! We appreciate for business and hope to see you again, soon! More 

Edmonds, Washington
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89 reviews 89 reviews
26 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015 via mobile

We arrived late at night and found the signage lacking. Finally we saw a tiny sign and realized we were at the right place. Although the buildings seem to be dated, the interior was well furnished and didn't feel dated at all. Lovely linens gave a feel of luxury. The spa bath is a great addition for some respite. (No,... More 

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

We are so glad that you decided to come our way! Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review! We look forward to seeing you again....soon! Jeff & Deborah, Innkeepers Wharf Master's Inn More 

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