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North Bay San Rafael

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   855 Francisco Blvd E, San Rafael, CA 94901
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Ranked #7 of 9 hotels in San Rafael
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014
Robyn S Discovery Bay, California
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Discovery Bay, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

We stayed two nights this last weekend. Our stay was very nice and we already have reservations for next weekend. The bed was very comfortable and the room was quiet with no noise from the street. TV was above average size for a hotel and the room was clean and roomy. The location is perfect for attending concerts at Terrapin... More

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San Francisco, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

I stayed here while my apartment was being readied. I had tried some of the other nearby hotels and was very pleasantly surprised by North Bay Inn. This place was by far the most comfortable of any in the area. Staff was excellent as was housekeeping. I stayed on the 2nd floor in a large room and the King bed... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

The room was clean and comfortable, and the price was good. However, it was very noisy in the early morning, due to being right next to the highway. Unless you are a really sound sleeper, the noise will wake you up at about 6:00 a.m. Also, the parking lot is overcrowded at night, and there does not seem to be... More

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South Windsor, Connecticut
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

Reservations were confirmed months in advance. We got there and the room we reserved was not available. Were told all we have is this smaller room -take it or leave it, and no there will not be a refund in the price difference for the rooms. The 'manager' continued to be rude and of no help, telling us that we... More

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Colebrook, New Hampshire
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349 reviews 349 reviews
171 hotel reviews
182 helpful votes 182 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

Don't expect a 5 stars hotel, but I was very happy about this nice small hotel... The room was very small but very comfortable... Very good double bed, flat screen TV, green Eco products for the body, good ac control system, fridge and all... Very clean and nice bathroom... Very courteous customer service... Very limited parking spaces and I don't... More

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Mesa, Arizona
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

I was worried about booking this motel after reading the reviews. Especially the statements about not honoring reservations. However, the price was right... We arrived early (about 3:00 PM) because of review statements that had been made and we were already in the area visiting relatives.. I figured the earlier the better. We didn't have any problems, and got a... More

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New Haven, Connecticut
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

The website and photos are completely false. The hotel is not located by water or an inn, but rather a run down, filthy dump in the middle of a dangerous industrial park along side a highway. I have never seen such false advertising. Unfortunately, my car broken down traveling through San Rafael. My Navigation system directed me to a garage... More

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Sacramento, California
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2013 via mobile

I made my reservation early to make things easier. The reservation was paid for twice and I had to call to have it refunded. When I showed up they told me they couldn't find any proof of a reservation so the girl took my card and said it would be straightened out later, even though I had a copy of... More

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Reno, Nevada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013

We only stayed here one night, but the bed was comfortable and the room clean. Not a great neighborhood for walking around, as it was in a street of car dealerships, but conveniently close to downtown San Rafael. It is very close to the freeway, and we were concerned that it might be really noisy, but it is well insulated... More

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Santa Cruz, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2013

This place is a great value considering the location. The room appeared recently remodeled, and looked to be in excellent shape. Honestly, I was shocked at how nice it was considering the modest price for the area. The shades knocked out all the outside light and gave us a chance to take a nice afternoon nap before going out for... More

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Also Known As:
North Bay San Rafael Hotel
North Bay San Rafael Hotel San Rafael
North Bay Hotel San Rafael
Address: 855 Francisco Blvd E, San Rafael, CA 94901
Location: United States > California > Marin County > San Rafael
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Free Parking
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Ranked #7 of 9 hotels in San Rafael
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — North Bay San Rafael 2*
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