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San Anselmo Inn

2.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   339 San Anselmo Ave, San Anselmo, CA 94960
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
alohalife72 San Francisco, California
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 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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English first
San Francisco, California
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

First things first, the staff at this tiny Inn could not be better. They were so helpful, so friendly, so charming. The location is perfectly situated in the middle of town. That said, I would have rated this hotel Terrible/Poor if the staff hadn't been so amazing. The hotel itself is reminiscent of a half-way house. The TVs didn't work,... More

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Palo Cedro, CA
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82 reviews 82 reviews
37 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

The positive. Location. Can walk to lots of good restaurants and breweries. Now the negative,,,,if you went to Europe in the 70s or 80s remember the pensiones with the bathroom down the hall and the barely adequate room? Well this is what this place is like. The staff is somewhat indifferent and doesn't take much interest in the guests. Ok... More

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SAwatch, Manager at San Anselmo Inn, responded to this review

Hello There: we are sorry to hear you were not fully satisfied with your stay at our Inn. Kindly note that we have only TWO rooms with the shared bathroom in the hallway (all other rooms and suites have private bathroom): usually, shared bathrooms sell at a very discounted rate: kindly let me know if you were notified by our... More

Ghent, Belgium
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This is a small hotel with a lot of character. It feels like home. The staff is friendly and helpfull. The breakfast is great! Especially the fresh quiche! If you're looking for a hotel with all the services of a 'normal' hotel (like room service or a 24h reception), then this is not the one. But if you want a... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

The Inn is located near several restaurants and other amenities. Condition and size of the room was ok for a B&B. Bed was not very comfortable but not so bad as to deter another trip. Breakfast was great and the staff was upbeat and pleasant. Was on business and the Inn was the closest I could find to San Rafael... More

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San Francisco, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

It's a cute place, with decently comfortable beds, however i think it could use some 'face lift' sorta speak. Some rooms had a bit of an 'old smell', but rooms were clean and well kept. Breakfast was ok, warm food, nice coffee - thank you very much! My main issue is the service - most of the stuff were VERY... More

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SAwatch, Owner at San Anselmo Inn, responded to this review

Hello Dear Marina: thank you for taking the time to review our property and comment on your experiences during your stay in San Anselmo. Kindly note that I was forced to close the common areas, usually available to our guests during the day, due to the damages made to one of the glass windows by one of the guests of... More

Portland, Oregon
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

And spend a night in this charming small hotel in San Anselmo, the most quaint downtown in Marin. For this price, your only other options are plastic near the highway. And it's not like this is more than a few minutes from 101. But the room we had was charming, the hotel has a nice, low key ambiance. Breakfast was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Our arrival in May from Kansas City, Mo. was begun with freezing weather at home to abnormally hot weather in northern CA. Our late evening welcome was lovely. Every day was a joy, thanks to the staff. Fabulous staff. We've stayed in B & B's across the United States, this is definitely the best ever. Thank you, Patti, Francisco, Annaliese,... More

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San Francisco, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014 via mobile

We were in San Anselmo for our wedding anniversary and were upgraded to a suite before our arrival. Very sweet :) comfortable bed, cute decorations, quiet, very friendly staff, secure, great location!

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San Francisco, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

The San Anselmo Inn was OK but quite outdated. They had us pay for the overall bill upon arrival which I thought was unusual. Beds were decent. We had a problem with the toilet overflowing in the bathroom.

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London, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013 via mobile

The staff and welcome at The San Anselmo Inn couldn't be nicer. We were even given an upgrade, from a king to a king suite. While that room looks out over downtown San Anselmo, the town is very quiet at night, so it was no problem at all. Overall, the room felt a bit run down, albeit in a charming... More

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SAwatch, Front Office Manager at San Anselmo Inn, responded to this review

Dear Lee, Thank you so much for your nice review! Our number one goal at the San Anselmo Inn is that our guests feel welcome and at home, we are thrilled that we were able to do so for you. We are happy to let all our guests know that we will be doing some renovating and updating to the... More

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Address: 339 San Anselmo Ave, San Anselmo, CA 94960
Location: United States > California > Marin County > San Anselmo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — San Anselmo Inn 2.5*
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Located in a historic, turn of the century building, in the quaint and charming town of San Anselmo, our Inn offers the very best in hospitality and personalized service. We provide the comfort and modern amenities that insure your stay in the San Francisco Bay Area will be memorable and satisfying and a generous breakfast buffet is included with your room. While our staff is at your service to plan side trips, tours to the wine country, or other exciting adventures, business travelers will also find the casual, quiet atmosphere and central location ideal for productive work days, and our proximity to great dining within walking distance, the perfect place to relax. Homemade chocolate chip cookies served fresh every afternoon!Free wi-fi and free overnight parking. Try our VALENTI & CO, our new restaurant by Chef Duilio Valenti, born and raised in Milan, who brings to San Anselmo the cuisine inspired by the love of his homeland and the incredible quality of our Northern California wholesome ingredients. ... more   less 
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