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Manning,OR
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were travelling down the coast and stopped here. Checked in, no problems! Got to our beautiful room, but view did not match view on webpage. Was a courtyard room, but 3/4 of our room view was parking lot. Manager was excellent. I showed her pic of what I expected, and since all of those rooms were full, we were...

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wharfmastersinn, Innkeeper at The Wharf Master's Inn, responded to this review

We are very happy that we could accommodate you as desired. Thank you for taking the time to give us a 5 Star Rating. We look forward to your return. Hurry back so that you can watch the whale migration with us!!! Hope to see you soon! Jeff and Deborah, Innkeepers

Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome stay! Beautiful views in a warm and cozy atmosphere. We saw whales from the deck and enjoyed the sound of waves crashing below us all night with a cozy warm fake fire/heater keeping us warm. Awesome stay and will definitely be coming back. Recommend it for couples wanting a romantic weekend getaway at the coast.

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wharfmastersinn, Innkeepers at The Wharf Master's Inn, responded to this review

Thank you, Dan J., for such a fantastic review. We had a great time with you two and look forward to your return. Please hurry back and watch the whales with us. Come and relax on your private balcony to take in the views and see our fantastic sunsets. Can't wait to see you two again!! Jeff and Deborah, Innkeepers

Concord, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a lovely stay minus the unfortunate power outage, but we made the best of it. I thought the staff was great, except the man that works at the front desk doesn't know what he's doing and needs to be retrained. His mistake cost me a 7 day of not having enough money in my account because he double...

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wharfmastersinn, Innkeeper at The Wharf Master's Inn, responded to this review

We understand how frustrating it can be when there is a hiccup in your plans. However, the credit card appeared to not go through the first time (due to power surges) and was, inadvertently, ran through again. This being the case, it was caught and a refund was issued immediately. Unfortunately, it was a holiday weekend. In consolation, we'd like...

Sacramento, California
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Jan 23, 2017, we stayed only one night of 3 planned in Room 123 because the electric fireplace heater was like listening to a screaming leaf blower all night long. Room was freezing when we arrived and had to wear parkas and stocking hats 3 hours until room became barely warm enough for habitation. We thought we'd get through the...

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wharfmastersinn, Innkeepers at The Wharf Master's Inn, responded to this review

Our office is open until 9:00pm - Every night. We heard NOTHING from you regarding your sensitivity to the sound of our eco-friendly fireplace, nor did you complain regarding the temperature - until the following morning. We pride ourselves for our continuous Quality Guest Service and tried upgrading you to a higher rated room - to no avail. You just...

Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

This was not an impressive inn on the outside, but the views from every location were amazing! We enjoyed a good nights sleep because the bed was incredible, much to do with the sheets. Were they starched or pressed? Breakfast fare was fair and Internet unreliable.

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wharfmastersinn, Innkeepers at The Wharf Master's Inn, responded to this review

Thank you, Christine, for reviewing your stay with us. As the signs located all around the property read, "...we are remodeling." We have begun renovation and will continue to make improvements to the property on a weekly basis. Please rest assured that upon your return to our Inn, you will see a lot of improvements. Come back and visit with...

Leavenworth, Kansas
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Very spacious and comfortable rooms with nice views. Charmingly designed. Clean and spacious bathroom. Nice electric fire for both lighting and heat. Friendly staff, who gave us a great dinner recommendation (the local casino's dining room), given the holiday period. Located near the shore, so open a window and listen to the sea while you sleep. Biggest downside is the...

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wharfmastersinn, Innkeepers at The Wharf Master's Inn, responded to this review

Thank you, Mr. Holden, for such a lovely review. We are pleased you greatly enjoyed your stay with us and we equally look forward to your return. In the meantime, Happy Travels. Jeff and Deborah, Innkeepers

Santa Rosa, California
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights after Thanksgiving weekend. We were able to check in early, our room was clean and spacious. "Eco-friendly fireplace" translates to a heater with a flame, but the ambiance of it was ok enough to get over the lack of a real fire. The in room jacuzzi tub was darling. We kept the balcony door open...

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wharfmastersinn, Front Desk at The Wharf Master's Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad to know you enjoyed the jacuzzi, clean room, comfortable bed, and of course, our amazing view of the Pacific. We hope you stop by again.

Florida
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Room is dated and as cold as a meat locker. We arrived over 30 minutes ago and the Electric fireplace is not making a dent in the temperature. The furniture is worn - the desk I am sitting at looks like a flea market find. The Electric fireplace is about 6 inches from the wall and there is trash and...

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wharfmastersinn, Innkeeper at The Wharf Master's Inn, responded to this review

Unfortunately, Debbie ZD, you wrote this quite lengthy review before you and I had met. My husband and I (the Innkeepers) worked with you throughout the night to be sure you were comfortable. This morning, you were quite pleasant and very happy with smiles and praise. Had you waited to write your review longer than the 30 minutes after you...

Richmond, VA
Reviewed 7 December 2016

The Inn is a bit remote on this small cove away from Point Arena (though, there's very little to Point Arena). We had a very nice stay and the place is pretty cool. The Inn is up a hill from the water and pier area. It's a place that appears to suffer from the salt air but also it looked...

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wharfmastersinn, Innkeepers at The Wharf Master's Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review of your stay with us here at the Wharf Master's Inn. We are glad that you could see all the renovations and upgrades we are implementing on a weekly basis. Come back and enjoy a room with a view and let tell us about your latest travel adventures. Hurry back soon! Jeff and Deborah,...

Borne, The Netherlands
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Went here for a nice getaway with my husband, lovely rooms, lovely place. Got a bottle of wine. View is AMAZING! Maintanance could use some TLC. Bed was a bit wobbily. Tub in the room awesome, jets very noicy. Breakfast was poor.

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wharfmastersinn, Innkeepers at The Wharf Master's Inn, responded to this review

Thank you, Tibbe1234, for taking the time to rate your stay. We are thrilled to inform you that every week we are commencing on big renovation tasks and are diligently working hard to restore our lovely place with some much needed TLC. We just installed new beds and would love for you to return and experience for yourself all the...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Perched on a cliff over looking a secluded cove sits the historic Wharf Master's Inn hotel. Stunning ocean views and luxurious accommodations await all who venture to this hidden location on California's magical Mendocino Coast. Most of our rooms feature a two person in room jacuzzi.electric fireplace, one queen size bed, and a private balcony that overlooks the ocean. What separates our room types is the view they have. We have three different types of views. Courtyard view - Grand Room Partial ocean view - Luxury Room Full ocean view - Executive Room Panoramic ocean view - Deluxe Room Whether you are looking for a private romantic getaway, are traveling with your family, interested in great fishing, golf or hiking along miles of pristine beaches, the Wharf Masters Inn is without question one of Northern California's premiere boutique hotels. We invite you to be our guests at the historic Wharf Masters Inn, a treasure to be shared by all ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Wharf Master's Inn

Address: 785 Port Rd, Point Arena, CA 95468
Region: United States > California > Mendocino County > Point Arena
Price Range: $174 - $253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Wharf Master's Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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“Talk to Deborah, the innkeeper. She gave us a wonderful room with an amazing view and she was warm and friendly.”
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