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California
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59 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

We too booked at marinwood Inn ... used a "foreign" website. Wanted a kitchenette - "fully equipped'" - was described in one booking site. Arrived about 10:30 pm to find "fully equipped' kitchenette had a single dinner dish ... and that was all. How were we to going to boil our TOP RAMEN or anything else with out a few... More 

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ManagerDM, Public Relations Manager at Marinwood Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Dear Casual_Joe, Thank you for choosing Marinwood Inn & Suites. We are sorry about the inconveniences that you experienced during your stay. Is there any way that you can show us where that booking site was so that we can fix any misleading information? Best, More 

Cape Coral, Florida
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22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014 via mobile

Great value for a driving tour in a central location. Nice updated rooms. Quiet even though it's close to the highway. Coffee and cereal in the morning. 30 scenic minutes from Sonoma, 20 weekend minutes from Sausalito, and 30 weekend minutes from the Golden Gate Bridge, less to Muir Woods, and the really expensive lodging in all those locations. Stayed... More 

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1 Thank DrPecs
ManagerDM, Public Relations Manager at Marinwood Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Dear DrPecs, Thank you for choosing Marinwood Inn & Suites. We are glad that you enjoyed our hotel's central location to so many attractions. We appreciate your feedback and your positive review. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Regards, More 

Gualala, California
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38 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

This motel has been recently remodeled. Room is comfortable, free wifi, spacious, good water pressure in shower, good selection of TV channels. I stayed here on the way from SFO to my home in northern CA. Just an overnight stay. Easy off and on from the freeway and good price: $80. free breakfast included, although I did not have the... More 

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1 Thank ChristieMcManus
ManagerDM, Manager at Marinwood Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Dear ChristieMcManus, Thank you for taking the time to review Marinwood Inn & Suites. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed our location, rooms & amenities. Thank you for staying with us, we hope to welcome you again soon. Regards, Marinwood Inn & Suites More 

Wheatland, California
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322 reviews
42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We were in town for a family event and this hotel was chosen for us. It was really easy to find (with GPS directions, of course). It's the kind of hotel with outside doors (no inner hallways). But I think it has recently gone through a renovation. The rooms were nicely decorated. The bed was comfortable. The pillows were lacking,... More 

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ManagerDM, Manager at Marinwood Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Dear kmthoennes222, Thank you for staying with us at Marinwood Inn & Suites on your recent family event. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and appreciate all of your feedback. We hope to welcome you again soon. Regards, Marinwood Inn & Suites More 

California
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58 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Hotels in Marin are pricey, and I got a room with a queen bed for $80/night. I tried to book the room on their website and encountered problems, so I called the hotel directly. Plus, on their website the Manager's Special was 15% off if you called the hotel. The person who answered knew nothing about the special, wouldn't give... More 

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ManagerDM, Manager at Marinwood Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Dear jackieca, Thank you for choosing Marinwood Inn & Suites. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and really appreciate all of your feedback. Regards, Marinwood Inn & Suites More 

San Diego, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We made a reservation to stay at Marinwood Inn & Suites on THEIR WEBSITE http://www.innnovato.com 4 weeks before we were to stay there. We were attending a wedding in the area and driving up from Southern California. I received a confirmation email right away with all the details of the reservation and assumed we were good to go. We were... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

I was working in the San Rafael area, pulling 12 - 15 hour days. After a particularly lengthy day of work I was exhausted and drove the short trip to the marinwood inn and suites. I was looking forward to kicking off my shoes and relaxing for the evening; yet when I tried to check into my room I was... More 

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ManagerDM, Manager at Marinwood Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Dear James V, We are so sorry to hear about your recent experience at Marinwood Inn & Suites. We apologize for the inconvenience this reservation glitch caused you and hope you were able to find accommodations elsewhere. Regards, Marinwood Inn & Suites More 

San Francisco
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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

I was very pleased with my stay her at Marinwood Suites. I was visiting with a couple girlfriends a d we got the 2 queen room with kitchen. Room 138 was very nicely decorated and kitchen was nice to make coffee in morning and eat yogurt we had bought at nearby store. Not many utensils but we didn't really need.... More 

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Thank FridayGirl707
ManagerDM, Manager at Marinwood Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Dear FridayGirl707, Thank you for choosing Marinwood Inn & Suites for your recent getaway. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and our rooms & amenities. We appreciate your feedback regarding utensils and hope to welcome you again soon. Regards, Marinwood Inn & Suites More 

San Diego, Ca
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I was in the region on business and wanted to avoid the wine-country high prices and tourists. This motel was perfect for my needs and a very good value. The rooms have been recently renovated, which is the most important thing for me at these less expensive places ... that bathroom and other fixtures are clean and updated. Free wifi,... More 

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ManagerDM, Manager at Marinwood Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Dear rstark223, Thank you for taking the time to review Marinwood Inn & Suites. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, our rooms and our value. We hope to welcome you again soon. Regards, Marinwood Inn & Suites More 

Squamish, Canada
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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 via mobile

First, the pros: large room, kitchenette with full stove, kitchen table with four chairs, price and a fresh paint job. Now the cons. The kitchenette was "stocked" with one bowl, one plate and no cutlery; good thing I travel with supplies. There was one short black hair on the kitchen sink and one on the bath - ewww. The walls... More 

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1 Thank Danielle
ManagerDM, Manager at Marinwood Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Dear Danielle M, Thank you for choosing Marinwood Inn & Suites. We appreciate your feedback and are sorry to hear about the issues that you had while here. We will certainly use your comments to better our services in the future. Regards, Marinwood Inn & Suites More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience affordable lodging at the bed-and-breakfast-style Marinwood Inn & Suites in Novato, California, located close to the world-famous Wine Country in Sonoma County. Each of our 47 well-appointed guest rooms - one-third of which are suites - is tastefully decorated and provides the ultimate in comfort and convenience - whether you're visiting for one night or an extended stay for any vacation or business traveler. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Marinwood Inn & Suites

Address: 275 Alameda Del Prado, Novato, CA 94949-6657 (Formerly Econo Lodge)
Location: United States > California > Marin County > Novato
Price Range: $116 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Marinwood Inn & Suites 2*
Number of rooms: 47
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Also Known As:
Econo Lodge - Novato Hotel Novato
Marinwood Inn & Suites Novato, CA - Marin County
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