San Anselmo Inn

339 San Anselmo Ave. , San Anselmo, CA 94960 USA (Show map)

About

The San Anselmo Inn is located in the historic shopping district of San Anselmo, in the heart of Marin County. Our Hotel provides privacy and comfort along with warm hospitality. The inn has 15 tastefully decorated rooms, each with its own special character. All rooms have king, queen, or full sized beds, telephones and cable TV. A generous continental breakfast is served daily between 7:30 and 10:00 A.M. Start your day off right with freshly brewed coffee, tea, orange juice, home made pastries, bagels, quiche, granola, fresh fruit, and yogurt. San Francisco is just 25 minutes away, and the Napa/Sonoma wine country, Point Reyes National Seashore, and many other attractions are within a short drive. For Dinner, enjoy our Michelin rated restaurant Valenti & CO, offering one of the best Northern Italian menu in all of Northern California.

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Reviews

Overall
4.2

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  • Guest room3.9
  • Service4.4
  • Value4.0
  • Cleanliness4.4
  • Onsite Dining4.2

Quiet B&B/ nestled in town

3.6 on February 01, 2017

We were thrilled to find this B&B right in the heart of San Anselmo. Lots of shops and restaurants with in walking distance in this area. Our room was spacious, clean and quiet. We did experience a leaky faucet which was a problem since the sink was in the bedroom and our sheets had seen better days. All and all it was an enjoyable place to chill after sightseeing.


Great experience!

5 on January 10, 2017

We had a wonderful stay at the San Anselmo Inn. It was a quick one, but all our needs were taken care of. The king room was spacious, comfortable, clean, and nicely decorated. The restaurant located downstairs was delicious! If we find ourselves needing a place to stay in the area again, we will certainly be back.


Marin b&b

3.0 on January 09, 2017

Two nights, close to family, very charming b&b!


Perfect for out of town guests

5 on December 21, 2016

We were planning to host my in-laws for a quick overnight trip to attend my husband's choir performance. When I came down with a cold and fever, we did not want to expose them to my bug. We were able to get them a nice room at the San Anselmo Inn. They were VERY happy with everything, but especially with the hospitality and service. And the homemade frittata and baked french toast for breakfast! Thanks SO much for taking such good care of them!


Great Place

4.0 on November 17, 2016

The location is perfect. Staff are very friendly and make sure you have what you need. There is an amazing wine bar downstairs. Took my wife here for a one night weekend stay before going to SF. Very peaceful and quiet. We could hear dishwashers below our room slamming dishes for an hour but that went away. Our room was spacious. Only issue was the soap and shampoo. We didn't have any bar soap so we resorted to shampoo, but the shampoo was an all natural product and just left our hair greasy for the day. Nothing a hat can't fix! Nonetheless, it's a fun place to stay!


A perfect location for a getaway

4.6 on September 25, 2016

This place has an excellent location. It is clean, quiet, and safe. The breakfast was delicious and plentiful. I was able to take walks in the evenings right out the door. There are plenty of eating options close by. I needed easy access to other parts of Marin and was able to do it without much need of the highway. We would definitely stay again!


Great B&B -- with three clues

5 on July 10, 2016

We enjoyed our stay at the San Anselmo Inn and will probably stay there again. It will be easier the next time because I will know these three things. 1. I will not drive through downtown San Rafael as instructed by Google Maps. I will simply find Sir Francis Drake Boulevard and save at least a half-dozen turns. 2. I will know that although there is free parking, it's in the next block at the US Bank lot where it says "No Public Parking". They give you a pass when you check in. 3. The front door is dow a little alley to the right of where you expect the front door.


Great location, great welcome.

4.0 on July 03, 2016

We stayed one night at the San Anselmo Inn and really enjoyed it. A warm welcome, a cosy room and the perfect location for our needs.


Charming and comfortable

4.2 on May 23, 2016

A charming inn. Our suite was roomy, comfortable and clean and the breakfasts were delicious. A very pleasant experience.


Wonderful stay and inn keeper

5 on May 19, 2016

Thank you for everything you do and it was a wonderful stay at your lovely inn. Will stay again and agani. Delicious breakfast even gluten free. Thank you


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Rooms & Rates

#231

Queen bed, shared bath, vanity

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Beds 1 Queen

#232

Queen bed shared bath, vanity

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Beds 1 Queen

#233

Queen bed, private shower, vanity

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

#234

Queen bed, private shower, vanity

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

#235

Queen bed, private shower, vanity

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

#236

Queen bed, private shower, vanity

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

#112

First floor, King or 2 twins, large shower bath, HC accessible

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

#114

First Floor - Queen Bed, Shower Bath

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

#220

  • Maximum Capacity: 4
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King , 1 Double

#221

2 Room suite, King and sitting area with sofa bed, table and chairs, full bath, refrigerator

  • Maximum Capacity: 4
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

#223

2 Room suite, Queen and full, private shower, refrigerator

  • Maximum Capacity: 4
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen , 1 Double

#224

King bed, sitting area, full Bath, refrigerator.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

#227

Queen bed, private shower, vanity.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

#229

Queen bed, full bath, vanity.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

#230

Two full beds, full bath

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 2 Double

112

Very elegant Junior Suite on the Ground Floor

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King , 2 Double

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Location

Location Type

Central Marin County, Small town

Airport

San Francisco, CA (SFO) 25 miles

Directions to property:

From Highway 101, take the Sir Francis Drake Blvd. exit. Stay on Sir Francis Drake Blvd. until you come to the town of San Anselmo. Turn left at the light onto Ross Ave. Take an immediate right onto San Anselmo Ave. The San Anselmo Inn is about 1 block up on the left, next to Comforts Cafe.

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Aquarium, Art Galleries, Beach, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Ocean, Day Spas, Holistic Health Center, Opera, Symphony, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Vineyard, Winery, Zoo

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Inn Details

Establishment type

Other, Private Home Bed and Breakfast, Bed and Breakfast, Country Inn, Historic Inn, Boutique Hotel

On-site amenities

Conference Rooms, Fax Machine, Wedding Facilities, Wired internet , We now have a 60 seat banquet room, one wheel-chair accessible room

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Bath robes, Coffee/Tea facilities, Fridge, Hairdryer, Internet Service, Ironing Board, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Bicycle rental, Bicycle riding trails, Bird watching, Boating, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Mountain Bike trails, Sailing, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Tennis courts, Video Arcade

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Policies

  • Check In:: 3:00 to 7:00 pm
  • Check Out:: 11:00 am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: No
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Yes
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access Yes

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: 2-night minimum on weekends, May through October
  • Accepted payments AMEX, VISA, Discover, Mastercard, Diners club, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: One night deposit at time of reservation.
  • Cancellations: All cancellations are subject to a $20.00 per room cancellation fee. Cancellations made less than 7 days before the arrival date will result in one night's charge per room if we are unable to rerent the room(s). Group reservations (4 or more rooms booked together) require 30 days notice of cancellation. Cancellations of group reservations made less than 30 days before the arrival date will be charged the 50% deposit or one night's charges, whichever is greater.
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Innkeepers

Name(s)

Teresa

Languages spoken

English, Italian, Spanish

Resident Pets

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Meals

Breakfast

Free

  • Time Served: 7:30 to 10:00 A.M.
  • Serving Location: Breakfast Room

Special meal options

Selected Gluten Free Muffins


Signature Dish

Apple French Toast
Our own creation for breakfast, served most Saturdays.


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