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The Pelican Inn

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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible10%
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“fish and chips”(19 reviews)
“muir woods”(38 reviews)
“english style”(9 reviews)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were taken by our daughter in law to the Pelican Inn, as an American take on the traditional English pub. Whilst the building certainly fitted the bill with its "olde worlde" architecture, and references to its history. Unfortunately the drinks were excessively expensive (...More

Thank aethena l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are a hiker and looking for the place to stay for an early start at Muir Woods - this is it. Be sure and secure you 8am reserved parking with Muir Woods and then stay the night before at the Pelican Inn. Best...More

Thank Kathy L
Reviewed February 21, 2018

My husband and I went to Pelican Inn in mid January as part of a birthday celebration & a trip to places we love best in northern CA. The Pelican Inn is a magical place, where you can let go of checking the time, forget...More

Thank Caitlin W
Management response:Responded February 23, 2018

I am elated that you and your husband had such a good time with us. I believe that January/February are the best months to stay at the inn because you are more likely to have the inn to your self, and the weather mimics what...More

Reviewed January 21, 2018

It's just a special and unic place , where time doesn't fly but where you can feel the northern cal heartbeat . A special place to get married so you' ll have a good excuse to come back to this magical Inn .

Thank tokyo796
Management response:Responded January 23, 2018

We like it cozy and quiet around here. And although we are an English establishment, we can not deny our California roots. Thanks for noticing the attributes that make us who we are. I hope to see you again, very soon.

Reviewed December 10, 2017

The pub and snug (open to guests) were both lovely, cozy spots to relax after hiking the nearby trails and Muir Woods. The furniture and decor 'transports' you from Marin County, and made for a unique experience. At the pub, the beef stew and shepherd's...More

Thank marycsilvia
Management response:Responded January 23, 2018

People often express a feeling of having traveled in time when they step through our doors. I am glad to hear you felt a similar sensation. We are very much a cozy get away for anyone in the bay area who doesn't want to have...More

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$195 - $275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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service197
August 21, 2017|
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Response from YearRounder04609 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not that familiar with the area; was taken there on a visit. However, I seem to remember it was a bit removed.
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Misterbe.. I agree with!
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September 16, 2015|
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"Room 7 is very quiet & most spacious - lovely view of lawn"
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"Walls are thin, you will hear people above and next door."
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"try to stay when the temperatures are normal so you can close the windows and get a good night's sleep"
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"Check out the photos of the very limited number of rooms on their website."
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