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Ilminster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 June 2014

I stayed at the Inn Above Tide for 3 nights from 16th May 2014. A fantastic experience. The cleanliness, the staff, the views, the location, nothing negative at all. Loved it. Just longing to go back.

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Saratoga, California
Reviewed 11 June 2014

Do your self a favor, and stay at the Inn Above Tide. Beautiful rooms and the best view of the bay. We had one of the bigger rooms and it was well appointed. We watched the fog go out, then come in. Beautiful sunsets! Great wine tasting and a nice breakfast in the morning.

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Aventura, Florida
Reviewed 5 June 2014

I would have to try really hard to find anything negative to say about this inn. This place is about as perfect as it gets. The staff is friendly and helpful, the views are simply spectacular and the rooms are spacious and well-appointed. The breakfast was much nicer than we had imagined and included many items not normally found on...

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New Jersey
Reviewed 3 June 2014

My husband and I spent two nights here and loved it! Being right on the water was a real highlight and what made this such a nice stay. Our room had a beautiful view of the bay - the hotel provides binoculars. We used these often to bird watch and spot sea lions swimming by. The service we experienced when...

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1Thank LB1202
Philadelphia area
Reviewed 1 June 2014

We stayed 5 nights at the Inn Above Tide from a Fri-Wed flying from the east coast and it was as good as advertised at this hotel. From the service to the location to the views to the rooms...everything was 100 percent in order. 1) Directions/Getting There - We rented a car at SFO and made the (about) 45 minute...

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Reviewed 31 May 2014 via mobile

We had and absolutely delightful stay except for one thing. The good things include: unbelievable view, impeccable service, spectacular room, wonderful wine/cheese and breakfast and a great location. The one problem that caused me to lower my rating from a 5 to a 3 was that my car was splattered with garden debris and covered with water spots while in...

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3Thank Jackrcpa
Texas
Reviewed 29 May 2014

Found this hotel using google earth because I wanted a certain view across the bay, and there are frankly almost no hotels with this view. The location couldn't be better - literally adjoining the ferry terminal. Hotel is gorgeous and rooms are wonderful. Especially enjoyed the lovely wine and cheese in the pretty drawing room in the afternoons, and the...

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Beverly, Massachusetts
Reviewed 28 May 2014

As East Coast visitors, we picked Inn Above Tide based on the excellent reviews. Our opinion? We agree--it's fabulous. This was out best hotel stay in 40 years of marriage, which the hotel marked with a welcome split of champagne, a rose and a card. Yes, we spent well beyond our means for the Skyline Suite, but have not an...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 May 2014

I stayed in this hotel back in 2005 and it really was one of the most special places I have stayed anywhere in the world. I still tell everyone about it - Sausalito is an amazing spot and this unassuming hotel is just a gem. Stunning views, amazing rooms, gorgeous bathrooms, fab staff, good food. It just gets everything right....

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London
Reviewed 25 May 2014

We started our holiday at the Inn Above Tide, fabulous room, well appointed, spotless and amazing views from the room deck, lovely place to sit and have breakfast, which had an abundance of choices, lots of fresh fruits, delicious pastries, juices etc. tea and coffee available all day, bicycles, early evening wine and cheese, sumptuous beds, fresh cotton sheets certainly...

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  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
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Additional Information about The Inn Above Tide

Address: 30 El Portal, Sausalito, CA 94965-2141
Region: United States > California > Marin County > Sausalito
Price Range: $340 - $580 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 29
Also Known As:
The Inn Above Tide Hotel Sausalito
Hotel Above Tide
Above Tide Hotel
Inn Above Tide
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Sausalito
#2 Family Hotel in Sausalito
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“Be sure to get a room with a balcony!”
 of 5 bubbles ParisKat, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Queen is great for a short stay”
 of 5 bubbles B2351OBleem, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Inquire with receptionist for proper description (I.e. size, location, price)”
 of 5 bubbles M-man11, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Although all rooms have view, not all rooms have a deck, so make sure you are booking the configuration you want.”
 of 5 bubbles hazelmom, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms with a deck facing the bay are sweet!”
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 of 5 bubbles katie_acker, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
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