Novato is a rapidly growing city in the north end of Marin with a population approaching 50,000. Novato has changed its appearence with a nice face lift that has really made a huge difference. Now Novato has lots of quaint shops, superb restaurants, expansive open space and parks. Novato offers a great variety of fun and activities for everyone young and old alike. Novato’s downtown has unique dining, great shopping, wonderful lodging and central location makes Novato a great base for those who want to explore the Bay Area; San Francisco, the Marin Coast, Napa and Sonoma Wine Country, and all of Marin County are minutes away. Novato’s fine hotel and meeting facilities make us an ideal destination to hold a meeting, board retreat or wedding reception.