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Bozeman, Montana
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My favorite rooms are in the Creekside Cottage! I find staying here to be quiet and restive. The location is terrific with Equator Coffee on the corner and some great shopping equally close. Breakfast is great, and the staff at breakfast and the front desk have always been helpful and accommodating. This is a great little hotel.

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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't even know where to start I love this little spot so much.... I travel once a month for business into the Bay area and this is where I choose to stay. I stumbled upon it a while back when I was taking out a customer for a late dinner and didn't want to drive back to San Francisco....

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I really wanted to like this place; TripAdvisor reviews were okay and it sounded so elegant, so what is our beef? Honestly, the Hampton Inn at the airport had a leg up on this inn. Though it is wonderfully situated in downtown Mill Valley, the property is old and in need of a lot of TLC. My husband never complains,...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I honestly can't think of a time I've had better service at a hotel. I was the maid of honor for a wedding and the entire staff bent over backwards to help me make everything perfect for the bride and groom. Everyone from the management to housekeeping, went above and beyond to make things special. Not only is the service...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Still our favorite place to stay in Mill Valley because of their fabulous location on the square within in steps of good restaurants, coffee places and very lovely shops. They recently redecorated the rooms which are cozy but sufficient. We love the second floor indoor/outdoor lounge where breakfast and pre-dinner wine and snacks are served but you can hang out...

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Rome, Indiana
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our family stayed at the Mill Valley Inn because of its location to Muir Woods. We stayed in room 14. It had a nice balcony overlooking the redwood trees. The room had a comfy king size bed and was decorated in a rustic Mediterranean style. The evening wine reception was a nice touch. In addition to the wine there was...

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chicago
Reviewed March 21, 2017 via mobile

Not sure the wonderful staff and good amenities (fitness facility, great breakfast, hiking handouts, no privacy, better than normal shampoo) were worth dealing with the dark, cramped tiny room with a very saggy bed, dusty upholstery and grease spotted carpeting. This may have been our room only because clearly others had much nicer rooms based on reviews..

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JFlake, Manager at Mill Valley Inn, responded to this review

Dear Mary612, First of all, thank you for choosing to stay at the inn, and thank you for providing your honest feedback about your time with us. I am glad to hear that you found our staff to be wonderful, as we are all solely focused on ensuring that our guests have the most enjoyable experience possible while here with...

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed March 21, 2017

We enjoyed our stay at the Mill Valley Inn. The layout is sort of like a multi-level motor lodge. We were upgraded two one of the two king-bed "cottages" which are really just freestanding single hotel rooms. It had redwood trees and a burbling brook right outside the door. It also had a fireplace, and a large bathroom (the room...

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Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

We decided to treat ourselves for a few nights at this inn whilst exploring the area. Very well situated in this lovely village with lots of shops and places to eat. We were greeted warmly and then made our way up to our room. The hotel had recognised our anniversary and left a bottle of prosecco and cake for us,...

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Baltimore
Reviewed March 12, 2017

I was in town for the Mill Valley Film Festival last October. The Mill Valley Inn had availability last minute and it turned out to be such a great find! Right in the middle of downtown Mill Valley, it is easy to walk everywhere - shops, coffee houses, restaurants, screenings. The inn is on a quiet street and backs to...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mill Valley Inn is the one and only hotel in downtown Mill Valley. This intimate property is tucked away in a redwood grove at the foot of majestic Mt. Tamalpais. Just steps away from the bustling town plaza, guests of Mill Valley Inn enjoy convenient access to galleries, fine restaurants, boutiques and theaters, as well as close proximity to the many hikes and scenic vistas that Mt. Tamalpias has to offer. Mill Valley Inn combines the sophistication of a small European hotel with the cozy charm of a historic California mill town. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mill Valley Inn

Address: 165 Throckmorton Ave, Mill Valley, CA 94941-1909
Location: United States > California > Marin County > Mill Valley
Price Range: $254 - $369 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Mill Valley Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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“Personal favorite is 19.”
GBBozeman, 4 days ago | Read review
“Front balcony rooms are my favourite as well as the carriage house rooms!”
Canadiangin, 1 week ago | Read review
“Just call and ask about all the room options.”
367MaryS367, Feb 23, 2017 | Read review
“Third floor overlooking the street”
grammycandy, Jan 6, 2017 | Read review
“Ask for room facing the forest in the back!”
michaelj486, Dec 21, 2016 | Read review
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