If you have watched John Carpenter’s The Fog, you might be familiar with Inverness. Located in Marin County, California, Inverness stands tall as a residential community that thrives mainly on tourism. Situated about 5.6km (3.48 miles) from Tomales Bay and Point Reyes Station means you get to enjoy so many fun activities in one place. From kayaking at Tomales Bay to visiting the Point Reyes National Seashore and Lighthouse, you just wouldn’t know where to start first. So, to help you with planning this exciting trip, here are the top 11 Airbnb vacation rentals to make your Inverness even more amazing!
The Green House is an entire apartment attached to the main house but with a separate entrance. The house is close to Downtown, restaurants, and beaches for kayaking or walking trails. It offers a queen-size bed together with a double bed. Guests can use the small kitchen and an outdoor patio for grill. You can ask the host for free wood to start your fire. You may have parties in this house. Free WiFi and direct TV are available for guests to access at all times. Animals, especially dogs, are most welcomed, but you will need to pay a $35 pet fee and $50 for two or more dogs. Cleaning services are also offered at a fee of $45. For guests with young children, there is a baby bath provided together with a travel crib, and room-darkening shades. There is free parking provided on the premises. Smoking is not allowed.
Have a great time in Inverness !!Inverness, California, United States
Top guest reviewswe also appreciated the transparency on amenities so that we were prepared for the limited kitchen setupthe place has a bohemian-chic feel to it with cozy and comfortable furniture and beddingthat’s good because you can’t get to the only sink in the bathroomewa’s cozy abode was perfect for 2 days of quiet rest and relaxationbeds were super comfortable with plenty of cozy warm blanketsa nice clean place to stayewa's place was clean and as picturedthe space was as advertised clean and well appointedthe space was clean and had everything we neededthe space is clean comfortable and has great price point
Host:our host ewa welcomed us with hospitalityshe was a great and thoughtful hostewa was a great hostewa is a wonderful hostgreat little space and incredibly friendly hostRead more reviewsthe location was ideal and close to main roadgreat location in a fun funky airbnbewa’s place was ideal for our stayworth noting how good of location this spot isthe place was nicely located
This is a two-unit house where guests will occupy the upper unit. If you are visiting in big groups, do consider renting out both units for a more comfortable stay. The unit is well-equipped with a full kitchen, dining room and a living room that comes with a wood-burning fireplace. There are two bedrooms in total, one with a queen-size bed and the other with two single beds. The Captain’s Cabin is just a half a mile from the town of Inverness. If you are traveling by car, within 10 minutes, you can reach the restaurants, shops and weekend Farmers’ Market of Point Reyes Station. Beaches, hiking trails, and the Point Reyes National Seashore are within walking distance or a short car ride. Free parking is provided on the premises with additional parking available on the side of the house. Parties and events are not allowed on the premises. You are not allowed to smoke or bring pets to the house.
Captain's Cabin - Tomales Bay viewsInverness, California, United States
Top guest reviewsa spacious living room and outdoor deck spaces a pretty garden and fabulous view of tomales baybeautiful outdoor balcony spacious living room areabrand new couch and the rooms are a good sizethe view was stunning neighbors very kind and the space comfortablespecial location- view of the bay from the bedgorgeous and clean and cozythe house was very clean with plenty of utensils and dishesjustinian's place was very clean and spaciouslove the coziness and the cleanliness of the housethe place was spotlessly clean and comfortable
Host:justin was always very responsiveresponsive host - perfect weekend getaway& overall it is a wonderful space; justinian is a great hostjust stunning justinian is a fantastic host who gave us prompt advice and helped make our weekend perfecthe was very communicative and gave clear instructionsRead more reviewsalso near the welcome center so again great locationwe also found the location to be an easy distance to any place on the baygreat location for visiting pt reyes and the surrounding arealocated pretty close to sir francis drake—very accessibleexcellent location for access to point reyes national seashore
In the Seahaven neighborhood of Inverness lies this private and peaceful guest cottage. It is 15 minutes’ walk away from the beaches, bay swimming and the restaurants and shops of Point Reyes Station.The cottage is located down a long driveway, shared by the main house. The living room has a wood-burning stove and a small kitchen. There is a free wireless internet for you to access. Floor heating is provided together with an indoor fireplace. Take note that there is no air conditioning in the cottage. The bedroom has a queen-size bed and an adjoining bathroom. There is a shower in the bathroom, and towels and linen are readily provided.
Smoking on premises and pets are not allowed. The cottage is not suitable for children under two years old. The house is at the edge of a dense forest, and sightings of wild animals are common.
Sunny Inverness CottageInverness, California, United States
Top guest reviewsthe cottage was equipped with everything necessary for a comfortable staythe cottage was so cozy and comfortablethe cottage is private very comfortable and a perfect place for two people to stay whenvisiting ptgreat neighborhood the cottage is cozy peaceful and quietthe cottage is private cozy and comfortable - the perfect place for a weekend getaway or longerclean very quiet and privatea cozy clean and beautiful peaceful settingthe place was clean quiet and had everything we neededchristopher's place is very clean and quietthe inside was very clean
Host:christopher was a great host really helpful and attentivethe little contact we had with our hosts was gracious:) they were very quick to respond and super accommodatinga wonderfully accomodating host with a lovely spaceit's clean comfortable quiet conveniently located and the owners are the perfect hostsRead more reviewsgreat location easy check in and outpeaceful privileged location at ptan ideal location for exploring the national seashoregreat place comfortable and a beautiful locationexcellent location to explore point reyes
If you are a camper or hiker, you will love this 30-foot long RV converted into a vacation house. If you are coming as a large group, do note that you would have to pay an additional $10 for every seventh guest. The camper is located close to Downtown Inverness so you will have plenty of choices for restaurants and cafes. The RV also has a patio and a fire pit. The place is suitable for events, and you can approach the host for free wood! Bathroom facilities include fresh towels, shampoo, and soap. Cleaning services are also provided for a fee of $35. You are welcomed to bring your pets to stay with you as well! Pet fee costs $35 and $50 for two or more dogs. Free WiFi and parking are available on premises. You may smoke in this camper.
Have a great time in 30 ft RV !!Inverness, California, United States
Top guest reviewswe really liked the bed with all its cushions and comforter - like sleeping on a cozy cloudbeds were super comfy and the small touches of chocolate fresh eggs coffee and area literature were greatgreat comforter and used heater in the amthe bed was incredibly comfortable toowe had a great stay comfortable rv (the heating worked great) in such a beautiful areaextremely clean all aroundvery clean comfortable place to stayvery clean and spacious enough for 2 adults 1 kidtrailer was very cleanit was clean well appointed and very quiet
Host:great host who communicates wellewa was an excellent hosteva is a lovely host warm and knowledgeable about the areashe was a great host and offered nice touches like free eggs in the morning from her hensewa was a fantastic hostRead more reviewsconvenient location in a pretty settingthe location is wonderful very close to pt reyes which is what i wanteddarling rv and wonderful locationnice little trailer in very idyllic locationgreat place to get away
There is something about the forest that brings you joy. Maybe it is the lush trees or maybe it is the tranquil atmosphere. Whatever it is, let yourself be taken back to nature, as you stay at this spacious cabin for the rest of your holiday. Enjoy the natural materials, wood surfaces, and varying patterns that are all over the cabin. Enjoy the backyard patio, on which you can indulge in al-fresco dining. When it is cold at night, relax by the wood burning stove to keep yourself warm. Featuring one bedroom and one bathroom, the cabin is ideal for all travelers.
Cabin Hideaway Nestled Among the TreetopsInverness, California, United States
Top guest reviewswe absolutely loved our stay in sandhya's cozy house nestled in a magical and woodsy settingand it would have been really nice to have had some coffee in the kitchenbeautiful view of tomales bay from the living room and we enjoyed our time at the innvernest immenselyheated bathroom floor even more so very spacious and courtyard garden ideal for morning coffeethe bed was supremely comfortablethe house was very clean and comfortableclean comfortable very very well organizedthe floors are very clean and very slipperyquiet clean relaxing and well equippedit is tastefully decorated very clean and very comfortable
Host:the hosts were very responsivekudos to the hosthosts are awesome and have great local recommendationsthe host was very responsive and offered great local recommendationsgreat hosts who really care for you and the placeRead more reviewsfantastic location close to point reyes stationthe location is perfectamazing location we loved invernessbeautiful cabin in a great locationideal location close to national seashore and quick 10 minute drive to pt reyes station
This large suite adjacent to Tomales Bay features a king-size bed and a private garden with a water fountain. You can enjoy these at Private Suite Steps where you have a myriad of activities to engage such as hiking, biking, and kayaking around the nearby Point Reyes National Seashore and Giacomini Wetlands. The mini kitchen includes a fridge and freezer as well as other utensils. Complimentary coffee and tea are available. Other items that you can use are the plush towels, soap, shampoo and all necessary toiletries. A notebook and “locals guide” for dining and points of interest information are provided for you to navigate around easily. Pets are not permitted on the premises. Free WiFi and parking are available. You may smoke in this residence.
Private Suite Steps From Tomales BayInverness, California, United States
Top guest reviewsbed is super comfortable and the patio is adorablebed is comfortable & wi-fi is speedyour room had everything we needed including great wifithe room was comfortable the bed was amazing and the coffee was perfectfurnishings and bathroom could use an update but good value and a lovely place to stay overallplace was clean and well-appointedthe space was clean comfortable and lovelythe room was very clean bedding was comfortable and the setting was very tranquilthe place is very cleanthe room was clean and spacious and the area was quiet
Host:rick was a great hostrick was a very welcoming hostfriendly hosts who communicate wellrick was kind and helpfulthe hosts left us to ourselves but were responsive to questionsRead more reviewsas for location it's super close to ptloved the location toogreat place in a beautiful locationexcellent location for exploring pt reyesgreat location located in between town and the entrance to point reyes park
This three-story wooden house has three bedrooms. Each has its own full bathroom and queen bed. Guests have full use of the kitchen, living, and common areas. Bedrooms 1 and 2 are not suitable for children under the age of 12 or pets. Thus, if you are bringing your pets or children with you, do rent out bedroom 3. There is a fireplace in the house, but do note that fires are only allowed when it’s an allowable burn day designated by Marin County. Apart from that, guests can use the in-house central heating. Towels, hangers, soap, shampoo, and other bath essentials are provided. Free WiFi and a cable TV are provided. If you are coming in by car, you may park your vehicle on the premises. Smoking and parties are not allowed at the house.
Stunning reclaimed wood home Bdrm#1Point Reyes Station, California, United States
Top guest reviewsthe interior in the living room is amazingonce we closed our bedroom door and turned on the provided fan it was a perfect experience thoughunique and fun space with an incredibly comfortable bedonly wish we spent more time to enjoy the cozy amenities of the homegreat deck right off the kitchen to bask in the sun for your morning readingclean and convenientvery clean and quietvery cozy and clean placeroom are clean and feel privetthe house is so beautiful clean and cosy
Host:the hosts were kindgreat hosts including red the goldendoodlethe hosts were very helpful and nice to talk togabriel is a great hosta real super hostRead more reviewsexcellent location that was close to everythinggreat location for access to pt reyes stationgreat place close to townexcellent houseperfect location will definitely be backgreat location very quiet and peaceful setting
You can walk to Shell Beach and Tomales Bay State Park from your front door when you stay at this beautifully renovated apartment. It is ideally located close to Tomales Bay beaches. Tomales Bay State Park hiking trails are less than 10 minutes walk, and Point Reyes National Seashore is right at your doorstep. If you are coming from Point Reyes Station, the apartment is an 11-minute driving distance. You are also just minutes from restaurants serving extraordinary locally sourced produce! The apartment can accommodate up to three guests, with a queen-size bed and a fold-down futon sofa in the living area. You may use the shampoo, soap, towels and other shower essentials available. You can use the kitchen, but you are not allowed to have parties on the premises. There is free WiFi available. You may park your cars in the driveway and your bikes in the garage. Smoking is not allowed. The house is not suitable for pets and children under the age of 12.
Cozy Inverness Apt near Shell BeachInverness, California, United States
Top guest reviewsgreat cozy space with amazing views from the deckthe queen bed is incredibly comfy and the views are delightfulthe wifi signal is good and steadyand the wifi works great for netflixlovely furnishings comfortable bed quietclean as a whistlevery clean when we got thereimmaculately clean modern and well-equippedgreat spot clean and just rightthis place is super stylish sparkling clean and very quiet
Host:belinda provided a ton of helpful recommendations for dining and activitiesthank you for hosting usbelinda is very responsive via text if anything comes up during your staybelinda was very communicative and gave great suggestions on what to do in the areabelinda was very responsive and the apartment is beautifully equippedRead more reviewsgreat central location rigidity the park and surrounding areagreat location lots of birds even in the rainwhat a beautiful space located in a wonderfully quiet neighborhoodthe location is very good for exploring the ptcomfortable space in a beautiful location
Up to eight adults can sleep comfortably in the main house and an additional suite can be added to sleep up to 10 adults. This is a separate bedroom suite on the ground floor with its own separate entrance. It has a queen bed in the bedroom and a sofa bed in the front room. You will be charged an additional $100 per night plus $50 cleaning for the extra suite. The second level has a large living room and another queen bed. The third level features a king-size bed and a bath with clawfoot tub. Guests can park up to four cars. There are family amenities available from babysitter recommendations to a high chair. However, the property is not safe for children under the age of two. No smoking and no parties are allowed. Pets are also not allowed.
Van der Ryn Eco Refuge - Architecture in NatureInverness, California, United States
Top guest reviewsour group (7 adults and two babies) had plenty of room for shared gathering and private respitelots of space terrific kitchen comfortable meeting areasloved the book collection and the individuality of each roomfully stocked open kitchen was great for our family getawaygathering spaces were comfortable with lovely views of the outdoorsaaron's place was impeccable- clean beautiful full of character and charm
Host:the hosts were welcoming and accommodatingthe hosts were welcoming and friendly and made us feel right at homesim is friendly as is his son micahthe house and owner were lovely quaint and comfortablethe owners and caretakers were a pleasure to work withRead more reviewspros: great location and value for the placewonderful location with many fascinating architectural and construction featuresit is a magnificent place and much more than we had imaginedgorgeous estate tucked way in the hills yet close to the beach and hikes in the areathis is exactly as posted and more such an amazing house style and location
Enjoy this secluded and private room in an apartment that comes with one bedroom and a luxury bath. You will get full privacy, enhanced by the separate entrance from the main house and a private deck. The bathroom includes shower essentials such as towels, shampoo, soap, linen as well as an iron and a hairdryer. While there’s no kitchen, breakfast is provided for guests. The place is suitable for parties and pets. No smoking is allowed on the premises. There is WiFi, and you may park up to two vehicles.
SerendipityInverness, California, United States
Top guest reviewsa great view private and very comfortablealso an amazing breakfast of waffles for myself and a frittata for my wifewonderful place great views cozy bed and amazing bath tubthe bed was very comfortable and i appreciated all the thoughtful touches in amenities and fresh breakfast pastriesthe bed was super comfortable and the jacuzzi was greatthe space are clean and tidyit was clean and had all the accessories for a great weekenda clean and comfortable space with a huge jetted bathgerre was kind her space was private and clean and the setting was beautiful secluded and relaxingwonderful clean room with a lot of privacy and awesome deck
Host:the host was supergerre is a wonderful hosta lovely host and great placegerre is a gracious and thoughtful hostgerre is an amazing and thoughtful hostRead more reviewsso close to the city and yet so peaceful and remoteit's close to trails point reyes station beautiful beaches and fine restaurantsgerre’s warmth and personality raise this location above the restcute place in a beautiful location with an amazing viewthe drive up to the location is quite the adventure but once there it was so peaceful
Ever wanted to stay in a residence that is near enough to tourist spots but far enough to enjoy your privacy? Then this property is the one for you! Here, you have your own private porch and garden. Do note though that you will not be allowed to hold parties at the cottage. A queen-size bed for three and a full kitchen are readily available for you. You may also enjoy the complimentary local wine bottle provided. Other amenities include an indoor fireplace on top of heating facilities and air-conditioning. The bathroom comes with towels and shampoo for you to use. You can access the free WiFi, and parking is provided. Smoking, however, is not allowed. The cottage is about 30 minutes from the wineries and vineyards. The charming downtown Petaluma is 2 miles away. Antique stores, the “Theater District,” and many fabulous restaurants are for you to discover. One mile away lies Helen Putnam Park, where you can hike or have picnics. The coast and beaches – Point Reyes National Seashore, Tomales Bay, Dillion Beach, to name a few – are about an hour’s drive away from the cottage. The place is not suitable for pets.
Wine Country Farm CottagePetaluma, California, United States
Top guest reviewsthe cottage is super cozy and has great ac and heatingthe cottage is great and comes with all necessary appliances and supplies in the kitchen and bathroomthe cottage is cozy and comfortablethe cottage was perfect very comfortable and invitingmy fiancee was a huge fan of the animalsit was exceptionally clean and comfortablethe cottage is very clean and comfortablethe cottage was clean and cozy and the heat worked well and was welcome in the morningsthe cottage is cozy clean and comfortablelots of room very quiet wonderfully clean bathtub( ) small but functional (full ) kitchen- in a beautiful gardened environments
Host:they were very friendly and welcoming hoststhey are truly the perfect hoststanya and chris were wonderful hoststanya and chris were wonderful hoststhe decorations are lovely the animals are friendly and the hosts are wonderfulRead more reviewsgreat location -- about 1close to many great restaurantsthe location was very nice and very peacefulthe location is great for exploring sonoma countyperfect location and jumping off point
Away from home, but still at home
The properties listed here do not just offer you a comfortable stay but also breathtaking sights of the sea and nature. Some hosts even offer complimentary eggs and butter according to the seasons. Such warm experiences will definitely only happen once-in-a-lifetime, so let that life-defining memory start at Inverness, California.
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