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Manka's Inverness Lodge

  • 30 Callendar Way Map It
  • Inverness


  • Extremely romantic
  • Remote and quiet


  • No on-site restaurant
  • Sounds from neighboring rooms are easily heard
  • Some question the value for the price

Updated 02/03/2015

Fodor's Review

Chef-owner Margaret Gradé takes rustic fantasy to extravagant heights in her 1917 hunting lodge and cabins, where mica-shaded lamps cast an amber glow, and bearskin rugs warm wide-planked floors. Each element—feather beds, deep leather armchairs, huge soaking tubs—bespeaks sensuous indulgence, but this is a private hideaway, not a swanky resort with resort amenities and service. Dinner is available on Fridays and weekends for lodging guests only in the form of a fireside

supper or in-room picnic. Gradé and Daniel deLong, also the chef/owners of the respected restaurant Sir and Star at the Olema, use locally sourced and seasonal ingredients from within a 15-mile radius to create boldly flavorful dishes that change daily according to what comes in from farmers, fishermen, and foragers.

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30 Callendar Way, at Argyle Way, Inverness, California, 94937, United States

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Hotel Details:

  • 5 rooms, 2 suites, 1 boathouse, 2 cabins
  • Rate includes No meals

Updated 02/03/2015

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