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Inverness Secret Garden Cottage

501 Via de La Vista, Inverness, Point Reyes National Seashore, CA 94937-0725
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#2 of 10 B&Bs / Inns in Inverness
Secluded, bed and breakfast retreat adjacent to Point Reyes National Seashore and Tomales Bay State Park in Marin County Calif. Village of Inverness; located only 1 hour north of SF. Access numlerous park hiking trails, explore ocean beaches, and view abundant wildlife. Extensive ornamental gardens, private parking and entrance, bay views, fireplace,WiFi, TV/DVD/CD, self-serve continental breakfast, large deck, outdoor claw-foot soaking tub, 1 bdrm, 1 bath studio design with fully equipped kitchen. Rates: $225/nt weekdays; $250/nt Fr,Sa, Sun. Weekly: $1365 ($195/nt),3 night minimum holidays. 10% County hotel tax extra.
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We stayed at this lovely cozy and wonderful garden cottage. The interior is amazing with high ceilings, exposed beams, great lighting, clean and simply decorated with charm. You can enjoy your cup of coffee on the large deck overlooking the walkways and gardens. Just a few steps up the trail I took a morning bath in the claw foot tub overlooking the bay, it was wonderful enjoying the birds and quietness. A walk in their enormously beautiful garden is for us always the highlight, since we are avid gardeners ourselves and know the hard work involved to keep it so stunningly amazing! The huge Azaleas, Rhododendren are all in bloom now and the roses are popping up as well. We love the serenity and beauty! Many choices for hiking trails in West Marin and lovely restaurant availabilities in the area. Thank you Patsy and Phil for making our weekend experience so delightful!
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Response from Philip J, Owner at Inverness Secret Garden Cottage
Responded May 12, 2018
Dankeschon !! Such a nicely written and very special review! We appreciate you taking the time to submit this to TA. We have requested that it be placed in a prominent position on the TripAdvisor site for all to read! We look forward to your next visit! Patsy & Phil
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We enjoyed the morning view of the bay, the afternoon sun on the deck, the very large and unusual garden which was in full spring bloom. Many birds. Well-planned, quiet, clean, comfortable and attractive interior. We hope to return.
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Wonderful place to relax and getaway from the rush of daily life. This was our third time but won’t be our last. Convenient to hiking, restaurants and the water. The garden is beautiful and the bathtub with a view is delightful.
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Response from Philip J, Owner at Inverness Secret Garden Cottage
Responded Jan 18, 2018
Thank you for your nice review and your return visits! Our 1st review of 2018!! Hope to see you again this year! Phil & Patsy
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This is the question I asked myself before sitting down to write. So, yes, I'll share; it's the nice thing to do. We have been coming to the Secret Garden Cottage for 7 years now. Each visit has served to rejuvenate us, and allow us time for reflection. The cottage itself is close to perfect. Light, clean, and comfortable- beautifully and simply decorated. The gardens are amazing; it's such a joy to see them develop year to year. The claw foot soaking tub, perched at the top of the garden makes it lovely to linger. West Marin is so full of natural beauty. It seems we are always discovering a new hiking trail or beach. We only wish we could spend more time there!
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Response from Philip J, Owner at Inverness Secret Garden Cottage
Responded Jan 18, 2018
We really appreciate your return visits...always something new to discover in the Point Reyes area! Of course, the return guest discount never expires and can be used multiple times. Hope to see you in 2018!
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This tucked-away, modern and spotless studio cottage was the perfect place for our vacation. The gardens, windows of light, thoughtful amenities and ideal location provided easy access to meadow, forest and beach trails and a special, relaxing respite at the end of the day. Wonderful hosts, in addition! Sandy & Richie Feinberg, Stony Brook, NY
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Response from Philip J, Owner at Inverness Secret Garden Cottage
Responded Jan 18, 2018
Thank you for the special review! We were traveling for the month of Aug. and didn’t see this review until today...Jan. 19! Sorry bout the late reply...please remember, return guests always receive our 10% return guest discount, never expires, and can be used multiple times. Hope to see you 2018! Patsy & Phil
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United StatesCaliforniaPoint Reyes National SeashoreInverness
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Frequently Asked Questions about Inverness Secret Garden Cottage
Which popular attractions are close to Inverness Secret Garden Cottage?
Nearby attractions include Tule Elk Preserve (3.9 miles), Point Reyes Lighthouse (4.8 miles), and Tomales Bay State Park (1.7 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Inverness Secret Garden Cottage?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a spa, and free parking.
Is parking available at Inverness Secret Garden Cottage?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Inverness Secret Garden Cottage?
Conveniently located restaurants include Hog Island Oyster Company, Inverness Park Market, and The Marshall Store.
Are there any historical sites close to Inverness Secret Garden Cottage?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Marconi RCA Wireless Stations (4.8 miles).