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Inverness Secret Garden Cottage

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“tomales bay”(26 reviews)
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Special Rate: $275/nt Wknd $250/nt wkdy
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Reviewed 29 December 2016

My husband and I stayed at the Secret Garden Cottage for a 3 day weekend and had an absolutely lovely time. Beautiful view, awesome outdoor bathtub, the garden around the house is lovely, and the cottage is incredibly clean and well kept. Phil & Patsy...More

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Response from Philip J, Owner at Inverness Secret Garden CottageResponded 31 December 2016

Very nice review! We appreciate the extra effort and the glowing recommendation. Of course, you always receive the 10% return guest discount...anytime...never expires...use multiple times! Happy New Year!

Reviewed 20 November 2016

Wonderful cottage for a couple or 3 people. Kitchen means you don't have to go to restaurant. Beautiful views, trails from the front door. Owner helpful. Treat it gently, please! We want to return. Space stove keeps you warm. Enjoyed the outdoor bath house!

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Response from fildog, Owner at Inverness Secret Garden CottageResponded 23 November 2016

We were happy to get your review! Very nice....we're glad you had exceptional fall weather for your visit. Sincerely, Phil & Patsy

Reviewed 13 November 2016

The Cottage is delightful incl. continental breakfast and nice views. We greatly enjoyed the fabulous gardens in which we could hike thru and observe and take pictures of so many varieties of beautiful plants and trees.More

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Response from fildog, Owner at Inverness Secret Garden CottageResponded 14 November 2016

We're glad you enjoyed the gardens....we spend most of our time, rain or shine, keeping things looking good! Many of the original 60 year old specimen plants and trees have come from the SF Botanical garden. We have temperate rain forest plants from around the...More

Reviewed 6 November 2016

I have stayed here several times over the years, and every single time have had a wonderful experience. Stepping inside the garden gate at the entrance feels immediately peaceful and relaxing.The setting is completely private, surrounded by a beautiful garden. There is a view of...More

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Response from fildog, Owner at Inverness Secret Garden CottageResponded 11 November 2016

Thank you for writing such an articulate and positive review! You were able to effectively highlight the special things about our cottage! We look forward to your return visit. Sincerely, Phil and Patsy, owners

Reviewed 14 August 2016

The Inverness Secret Garden Cottage is Delightful, Private, Quiet and Tranquil. The Surrounding Private Garden is Colorful and Inviting. The Location is Perfect for Visiting the Point Reyes National Seashore. The Owners were Gracious and Helpful. A Memorable - Joyous Experience. Big Termite

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Response from fildog, Owner at Inverness Secret Garden CottageResponded 16 August 2016

Thank you for your very fine review! You had very nice weather and we are happy you found the cottage so comfortable. Hope to see you again - return guest discounts never expire! Phil

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Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
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Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$ 205 - US$ 225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$ 205 - US$ 225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Response from Philip J | Property representative |
We maintain a 2 night minimum any time, weekends and during the week. We have only one cottage.
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"The room is wonderful."
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"outdoor bathtub; large deck from which the night sky is visible.."
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"This is a very spacious, well designed cottage with an open floor plan, best for couple or a single traveler"
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