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Mumbai
Reviewed 13 July 2014

Check-in was efficient. The Lobby was done up in appealing colours. Ample parking space outside, although some patches were unlit and get quite dark. Several dining options in the vicinity. Our rooms were spacious and clean, as were the bathrooms. Beds were comfortable; we had a good night's rest. Gym was adequate. ATM machine in the lobby debited my card...

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Tim H, General Manager at Courtyard Novato Marin/Sonoma, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our hotel. We are pleased that you were happy with your stay! We look forward to serving you again in the future. Courtyard Novato & Team Tim

The World
Reviewed 28 June 2014

We have decided that we don’t like the Courtyard by Marriott brand. We like to have breakfast included in our room price and it is not at Courtyard by Marriott. Also we like to have a microwave and Courtyard by Marriott does not have them in the rooms. A 50¢ charge for local calls is annoying. The Internet included in...

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David B, Manager at Courtyard Novato Marin/Sonoma, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and for staying with us. First I would like to apologize for not meeting your expectations. I would like to let you know that most courtyards offer a rate that includes breakfast. Marriott does have several brands that include breakfast if the courtyard is not your preference. Thank you for your comments about our service...

Oakdale, California
Reviewed 26 June 2014

The staff in the area where they serve drinks and food were excellent. Upon checking out I found my car covered in water from an errant sprinkler. So for 3 days my car was being sprayed by this sprinkler. I went to staff. They told me they had no one on duty to wipe it off. Okay then they offered...

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David B, Manager at Courtyard Novato Marin/Sonoma, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and for staying with us. We would like to apologize for the inconveniences you experienced during your stay with us. It is our goal for every guest to have a pleasant experience. We take great pride in ensuring our guest’s satisfaction. Unfortunately, we did not meet your expectations. However we hope that you will give...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 June 2014

We stayed for two nights for a friend's wedding in Sonoma at a special rate slightly cheaper than booking.com The service is nice and friendly. It is with good public transport access from the airport (the Marin Airporter's stop is right across the street) and is on bus route to the nearby towns. It is next to a supermarket. The...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 18 June 2014

I had the pleasure of staying in a King Suite the weekend of Father's Day. The room was large and spacious with a balcony. Everything about the room was just right; there was a bar counter with sink, coffee pot and ample room for my stuff. The staff member was friendly at check in on Friday the 13th and offered...

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Fresno, California
Reviewed 15 June 2014

Stayed in this Marriott as I had a free night to use, so can't comment on the cost. My adult sonn and I needed to stay somewhere between Santa Rosa and San Francisco for one night. This fit the bill. I'm not a fussy traveler, and had no complaints. Very comfortable beds and chairs. I was able to look at...

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 3 June 2014

I think this Courtyard in Novato is a GREAT affordable option for exploring the wine country. It's right off the 101 and in 20 - 30 minutes you can be to the south ends of Sonoma and Napa valleys or up to Healdsburg and the Russian River Valley. The hotel has nice rooms and the restaurant downstairs has a great...

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Surrey, Canada
Reviewed 31 May 2014

I stayed here two nights, room was ready upon arrival. The room was clean and bright. Washroom was clean, also pretty basic. The location worked really well for my purposes. Free parking, and having the Safeway so close was also a plus. This hotel met my expectations I would stay here again if in Novato.

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Reviewed 29 May 2014

Nice bed and linens. Breakfast was not included but they had a modern cafe. For the price we expected breakfast to be included. The food in the cafe was overpriced. Not too impressed with the amenities. Quick check in/out. Free parking.

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Tim H, General Manager at Courtyard Novato Marin/Sonoma, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your review. We truly appreciate your feedback regarding the quality of your stay. We are very sorry that you were not satisfied with the value of our Bistro. We are pleased to hear, however, that you enjoyed our bedding and free parking. We hope that you consider us again in your future travels.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 May 2014 via mobile

The ladies at the front desk were helpful and friendly. The rooms were clean. But there was some mold next to the tub in one of them. The overal standard is ok as one should expect at this price range. The hotel shows signs of wear and tear. The Larkspur courtyard seems to be a bit better in quality and...

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Tim H, General Manager at Courtyard Novato Marin/Sonoma, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your feedback regarding the condition of your room. We are pleased that you found our staff both friendly and helpful. We hope that you consider us again should your travel plans bring you to the Marin/Sonoma area. Thank you. Tim H.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Gateway to the Wine Country, Sonoma Raceway, and business communities of Novato and San Rafael, our hotel is designed to serve both leisure and business guests. To remain productive during your stay, take advantage of our innovative lounge, which includes private media booths, community tables, an interactive GoBoard, and 24-hour Starbucks coffee. Our plush mattresses with downy bedding, ergonomic desk chairs, indoor spa, fitness center, and heated pool provide the essential level of comfort and convenience you deserve during your stay. And if that's not enough, you can multiply your options with the convenience of the MarinAirporter and local shopping and dining alternatives within walking distance! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Courtyard Novato Marin/Sonoma

Address: 1400 N Hamilton Pkwy, Novato, CA 94949-6278
Region: United States > California > Marin County > Novato
Price Range: $217 - $386 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtyard Novato Marin/Sonoma 3*
Number of rooms: 129
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Courtyard By Marriott Novato Marin/Sonoma Hotel Novato
Courtyard Novato Marin/Sonoma Marin County, CA
Novato Marriott
Novato Courtyard
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