General Information

All rooms and suites have private baths

Central Air Conditioning

Check-in time is 3:00pm-5:00pm (arrangements should be made in advance if a late arrival is required)

Check-out time is 11:00am

A gourmet three course Breakfast is served in the dining room from a fixed menu. Your host will inform guests on arrive of the set breakfast time for their stay.

Wireless Internet access is available throughout the house.

The J. Palen House is a non-smoking Inn. Smoking is permitted on the front porch,the second floor balcony and outdoors at The Loft. To insure the comfort of all our guests, smoking violations will incure a $150.00 cleaning/deordorizing fee.

Each individual room is equipped with a radio/alarm, projector clock, and flashlight; high speed wireless Internet and cable TV, iron and ironing board, feather and foam pillows, and during the cooler months, feather comforters..

Baths are equipped with hair dryers, plush pima cotton towels and premium Cali Oliva amenties.  For any of those things you may have forgotten, please ask the innkeeper.

Laundry facilities are available if needed.

A evening "Goodie" tray, bottled water, complimentary beverages and a guest refrigerator are provided in the Guest Pantry area.

Deposit and Payment

A deposit equal to one-half of the stay or a minimum of one night is required when the reservation is made. Visa, MasterCard and Discover are gladly accepted.

Check-in / Check-out

Cancellation Policy

As we are a small inn, cancellations affect us greatly. If you find it necessary to cancel or change your reservation, please call as soon as possible and at least 14 days (groups 30 days) prior to your scheduled arrival. If changed or cancelled more than 14days prior to your original arrival date we will try to accommodate any scheduling changes that fall within our policy and if we cannot, or you wish to cancel altogether, your advance payment will be refunded less a $35.00 administration fee per room. For cancellations within 14 days of your scheduled arrival: As a condition of your confirmed reservation, you agree that the advance payment required for the confirmed reservation (50% of the full cost of the confirmed reservation or one night's cost, whichever is greater) will be forfeited immediately upon any cancellation within fourteen days of your scheduled arrival. In the unlikely event that you need to cancel for any reason we recommend that you consider travel insurance.