Top 10 Questions About Overnite Stays at West Point Inn

Top Ten Questions and short answers*

1.  Can I stay overnight?

  • Yes, by making a reservation on our website.

2.  What do I need to bring?

  • Food, drinks, flashlight, sheets and pillowcase, or sleeping bag, towel and toiletries.

3.  What time is check in and check out?

  • 3 p.m. and 10 a.m.

4.  Where is the inn?

  • On the top of Mt. Tamalpais just below the East Peak.
  • Only hiking or biking can access the Inn. (limited parking for persons with disabilities). Call the Inn for details (415) 388-9955.

5.  When is the Inn open to the public?

  • Tuesday through Sunday from 11 a.m. to dusk.

6.  Are pets allowed?

  • No, except sanctioned service animals.

 7.  Who runs the Inn?

  • Full time innkeepers on site around the clock. Overnight guests and volunteers clean and maintain the Inn and area surrounding.

8.  How do I become a member?

  •  By completing two work parties, obtaining two recommendations by members, and paying $20.00 with your application. You will be placed on the wait list.

 9.  Is there indoor plumbing? Hot water?

  • Yes, but no electricity. Cabins do not have heating or hot water.

10.  What are the 3 overnight no-nos?

  • no smoking or candles anywhere
  • no pets allowed overnight or anytime in the Inn, cabins or on the deck (except officially sanctioned service animals)
  • no private events (weddings, showers etc.)

*see FAQ list for more details