Places to Visit in San Rafael, CA – North Bay Inn

San Rafael, California [USA]

FROM HISTORIC & ARCHITECTURAL LANDMARKS TO BEAUTIFUL PARKLANDS – SAN RAFAEL HAS IT ALL

San Rafael is located approximately eighteen miles from San Francisco and is known for its artistic community, iconic architecture, and beautiful parklands. A shining historic landmark in the center of Downtown San Rafael is the Mission San Rafael Archangel which accepts visitors daily. Another historic building that is a must-see is the Marin County Civic Center building that was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. For guests who want to take in the abundant art scene in San Rafael, a visit to the California Film Institute, Art Works Downtown, the Marin Theatre Company, the Novato Theater Company, is a perfect choice. Our hotel is near the Dominican University of California, and the Ali Akbar College of Music. For guests looking to walk or cycle along winding trails, and view wildlife, China Camp State Park is nearby. Other outdoor attractions that nearby include San Rafael Yacht Harbor, the Marin Bocce Federation, and Albert Park. For concert goers, the Terrapin Crossroads, and Sweetwater Music Hall are minutes from the hotel. The North Bay Inn is approximately eighteen miles north of San Francisco which makes visiting iconic attractions like Alcatraz, the Golden Gate Bridge, Ghirardelli Square, Pier 39, Lombard Street, and Coit Tower, and getting back to the quiet comfort of San Rafael easy. The closest airports to North Bay Inn are the Oakland International Airport and the San Francisco International Airport. Whether you are here to enjoy the fantastic restaurants in San Rafael, enjoy a concert, take a self-guided tour of downtown, or explore local art, there is something for everyone in San Rafael.

ATTRACTIONS NEARBY

  • Downtown San Rafael Downtown San Rafael - 1 Miles
  • San Quentin State Prison - 2 Miles
  • Dominican College - 2 Miles
  • China Camp State Park - 3 Miles
  • Marin County Civic Center - 3 Miles
  • Point Bonita Lighthouse - 10 Miles
  • Golden Gate Bridge - 11 Miles
  • Muir Woods National Monument - 15 Miles
  • Infineon Raceway - 15 Miles
  • Mount Tamalpais - 15 Miles
  • Point Reyes National Seashore - 15 Miles
  • Stinson Beach - 20 Miles
  • Napa Valley - 35 Miles
  • Six Flags Marine World - 35 Miles
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North Bay Inn

855 Francisco Blvd E, San Rafael, California, 94901

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China Camp State Park

100 China Camp Village Rd, San Rafael, California, 94901

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Church of Saint Raphael

1104 Fifth Ave, San Rafael, California, 94901

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McNears Beach County Park

201 Cantera Way, San Rafael, California, 94901

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Brewsters Beer Garden

229 Water Street North, Petaluma, California, 94952

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Hamilton Field History Museum

555 Hangar Ave, Novato, California, 94949

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Indian Valley Golf Club

3035 Novato Blvd, Novato, California, 94947

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Lagunitas Brewing Company

1280 N McDowell Blvd, Petaluma, California, 94954

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Marin Museum of Contemporary Art

500 Palm Dr, Novato, California, 94949

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Novato History Museum

815 De Long Ave, Novato, California, 94945

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Olompali State Historic Park

8901 Redwood Highway 101, Novato, California, 94945

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Petaluma Adobe State Historic Park

3325 Adobe Rd, Petaluma, California, 94954

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Petaluma Village Premium Outlets

2200 Petaluma Blvd N, Petaluma, California, 94952

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Phoenix Theater

201 E Washington St, Petaluma, California, 94952

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Shollenberger Park

1400 Cader Ln, Petaluma, California, 94954

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StoneTree Golf Club

9 Stone Tree Ln, Novato, California, 94945

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The Space Station Museum

464 Ignacio Blvd, Novato, California, 94949