East Brother Light Station

East Brother Island , Point Richmond, CA 94801 Stati Uniti d'America (Vedi mappa)

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Descriverti su un'isola appartata, miglia di distanza da tutto - annusare l'aria di mare e tostatura bicchieri di champagne con speciale qualcuno come i set di sole dietro l'orizzonte di San Francisco. Un tesoro nascosto, East Brother faro è arroccato sulla cima di un'isola nella baia di San Francisco. Gustare deliziosi antipasti, una cena gourmet multi-course e prima colazione - tutto incluso come parte del vostro soggiorno.



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A definite "Must Do" for Romantic Getaway!

4,8 su settembre 05, 2017

This is a definite must for any romantic getaway! Jillian and Che were simply the best in hospitality and service. This young couple are amazing! They host and serve 10 guest at a time on this simply wonderful island. Also, don't forget the price for your stay includes appetizers and champagne, an amazing four course dinner with wine and a full breakfast!! Your trip starts with a boat trip which is about 10 minutes and a short climb up a 10 ft ladder which wasn't a problem, but in rough waters this may be difficult. Don't pack too much as it may be difficult to transport your luggage out of the boat. Appetizers and champagne are served as soon as you're settled and Jillian and Che give you and tour of the lighthouse and some background and history. Dinner was an amazing four course dinner which changes daily and includes wine. After dinner you could relax, tour the lighthouse and watch the evening lights from the top of the lighthouse or even propose as I did to my girlfriend! Coffee or tea provided at 7 am and breakfast served around 9 am. Breakfast was also fantastic with fresh baked muffins, a hot egg and spinach dish and yogurt, fruit and granola. After breakfast Che provides a tour of the fog house which includes a startup of the actual historical fog horn. The tour of the fog house wraps up your one day visit of the island and you pretty much get your stuff together for a return trip back to the dock. This was an amazing stay and I would recommend this to any couple looking for a unique romantic getaway. The hosts are truly amazing and their story of how they got there is also quite unique. Jillian and Che are the keepers for the next 1 1/2 years so if you visit within that time, you will for sure get the best experience ever! Thanks again Jillian and Che, we will always remember this visit and thank you for making my proposal such a memorable occasion! John and Jen

A Shangrai La

5 su gennaio 03, 2012

I have had the opportunity to visit the lighthouse on more than one occassion and would highly recommend the facilities for a perfect romantic get away or just a relaxing excursion. Dina's meal are always wonderful and use the freshest of the fruits and vegetables available. A gourmet experience. Peter and Dina arew so very accomondating and make the entire stay enjoyable.

The Best B&B Experience We Have Ever Had

5 su dicembre 23, 2011

I have always wanted to stay in a light house. I had high expectations of how it would be. It exceeded my wildest expectations! Peter and Dina are fantastic hosts. Peter sat with us by the fire burning in the stove and told us all about the history of the East Brother Light Station. The ambiance of the common areas and the rooms took me back in time as if we were living in those times. There are old pictures all around that show what it was like back in the hay day of light houses. There's plenty of reading material for those that love to study light house history. Dina is young and beautiful and a fantastic cook. She along with Peter as our server made our dining experience unforgettable. The food was great and was presented artistically. We especially liked that she and Peter came out of the kitchen after they served the last course and sat at the table and chatted with us. We felt like we were family and they were welcoming us into their home. We slept in the San Francisco room which had a beautiful view of San Francisco, the San Rafael Bridge, and a distant view of the Bay Bridge. But they let us see all of the rooms and any one of them would have been a good one to stay in. To me the grand finale was when Peter demonstrated the old fog horn. It is still in good working order and he let her rip twice! Bring some extra cash (preferred) to spend in the gift shop. You won't want to leave without something to take with you as a reminder of one of the best B&B's you've ever stayed at. We bought three bags of Dina's homemade granola that she served with breakfast (yes it was that good! We bought some to give away too). She also sells her homemade orange marmalade and cranberry orange marmalade. I’d have to say that if I was only going to rate the overall experience a 9, Peter and Dina bumped it up to a 10. They are part of the experience and it wouldn’t have been the same without them.

Best place ever!!

4,8 su dicembre 19, 2011

Took my boyfriend here. It was romantic, gorgeous and not like any bed and breakfast I have ever stayed at. Worth every penny! I strongly recommend EBLS!

A dream come true!

5 su dicembre 06, 2011

We have been visiting lighthouses for 30 years. I always wanted to stay in one, so we planned this to celebrate our 25th anniversary. This was more than I could have hoped for. The lighthouse is in wonderful restored condition and very clean. The hosts were so friendly and informative. The food was amazing and beautifully presented. Some things were scheduled, such as the island tour and the history of the lighthouse talk with champagne and hors d'oeuvres. We had time to settle in and wander around taking pictures and visit with the other guests. Dinner was served in courses. In the morning my husband and I took our coffee up to the walkway around the lantern room to watch the sun rise and the ships go by. Breakfast was even more enjoyable than dinner. There is a nice gift shop.

Our One Night Stay At EBLS 09/24/11

4,0 su settembre 27, 2011

My wife and I stayed in the least expensive room (one day package price of $325 before tax). Captain/Host Peter picked us up right on time at the yacht harbor and gave us a history lesson on EBLS between our arrival time and sparkling wine + hors-d'oeuvres at 5 PM, followed by a fine three-four course dinner served by our co-host, Dina, and accompanied by two very reasonable wines. We enjoyed viewing the birds and seals on West Brother Island, about 75-100 meters away, a wide variety of passing ships (sail boats, high speed ferries, barges, refined petroleum product tankers, etc.) and had great views of the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge about three miles to the south. We could also see the skyline of San Francisco and the western span of the Bay Bridge, about 11 miles away. We got up a few minutes before sunrise to take some more photos and movies of EBLS and its surroundings. Sunday morning we had a satisfying full breakfast -- eggs with herbs, ham, homemade muffins, fruit cup, yogurt, home made granola, two kinds of juice, two kinds of homemade jam, coffees and teas, both meals being served family style. Homemade chocolate chip cookies were in a big jar for anyone still hungry after dinner. After breakfast, Peter activated the original two-tone fog horn for the guests -- very impressive! -- and gave us a tour of the separate building housing the antique fog horns. We climbed to the top of the lighthouse structure itself (the light operates at night of course) several times. We had a very enjoyable stay that was well worth it for the fixed one night price we paid when everything that the charge covered was taken into account. I was a ship driver and diver as an officer the service some 40 years ago, so I got a special kick out of my stay at EBLS, but I think anyone who thinks s/he might be interested in staying at EBLS will end up having a great time.

Peace in a World of its own

4,6 su settembre 13, 2011

I was very impressed with the over all experience of spending the night at a light house. The knowledge and history that I gathered through listing to Peter as he took me back in time with vivid descriptions of what earlier settlers would have to do to keep the lighthouse functional. I brought my wife Leana as part of her Birthday get away. Upon arrival to the island once settled into our room (Walters Quarters). Peter served us champagne (great quality). Dina served a delicious dinner I must rate with 5 stars... The timing between serving different portions was excellent. We were not under severed at all. At night it is so quite, to be able to roam the island, to travel up to the top of the lighthouse and look out in every direction was priceless, a token of memories to keep for a life time... Early mornings, Wow the fairy Boats and fishermen, as well as ships were breath taking... Watching the fog burn away and the bright sun shine through... Oooh yes I'll be going back. My wife and I enjoyed every moment. My wife said it was the best part of her birthday.

Great close to SF getaway

4,8 su luglio 11, 2011

This is a great getaway from anywhere in the Bay Area because you don't have to get very far, but you're really away. We had the Marin room, which a great view over a neighboring island (with wildlife) and to Marin in the distance. Great good. Unique place.

East Brother Rocks!

4,4 su luglio 05, 2011

Outstanding! There is no experience like this ... tiny little island in the middle of nowhere in the middle of everything. You are cloistered, yet in the midst of ships and views. That would be enough, even if you were camping in a tent -- but you're being served champagne and five-star dinner. And, you have a nice fluffy bed and stars and a charming hot breakfast in the morning. Only drawback: no shower if you only stay one night! Ah, who cares. It's a wonderful luxury adventure. Oh, and the semi-creepy drive through the abandoned ghost barracks/pre-Prohibition winery and the waiting at the pirate port-o-call only adds to the adventure. Just don't bring your low-slung sports car, people!

A little bit of heaven

4,6 su maggio 07, 2011

Wow. This is a true bed and breakfast away from it all. Wine, appetizers, dinner, and breakfast were all amazing. The rooms and history were a delight, but nothing can outdue the peacefule surrounding scene. The hosts, Dina and Peter, are fun-loving people and truly giving in exceeding your expectations! Don't miss this while in the San Francisco area!

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Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.)

Indicazioni stradali per raggiungere la struttura:

Da Marin: Croce al ponte di Richmond-San Rafael. Non non c'è nessun punto molate in uscita da questa direzione, quindi dovrete prendere il Pkwy Richmond / PT Richmond uscita invece. Mantenere la destra al bivio sulla rampa, immettetevi nella St Castro, passare sotto l'autostrada, quindi prendere la mano destra sulla rampa per mi-580 West, torna verso il ponte. Poco prima della piazza di pedaggio, prendere l'uscita Molate Point (a destra). Seguire le indicazioni per Point San Pablo Yacht Harbor. Da East Bay: Da Interstate 80 (entrambe le direzioni), prendere l'uscita San Rafael a Interstate 580 ovest, verso il ponte di Richmond-San Rafael. Poco prima della piazza di pedaggio, prendere l'uscita Molate Point (a destra). Seguire le indicazioni per Point San Pablo Yacht Harbor. La strada di accesso al porto è collinare, molto accidentato e non ben mantenuto. Procedere con cautela.

Attrazioni turistiche

Interessi Storici, Musica dal vivo, Zona Naturale

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Attrezzature struttura

Giochi da tavolo, Attrezzature per Caffè/Tè, Ferro da stiro, Biblioteche

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  • Check-in:: 4 pm
  • Check out:: 11: 00
  • Aperto tutto l'anno: Si
  • Fumatori ammessi: Solo all'esterno
  • È permesso bere: Si
  • Alcool fornito Si
  • Adatto ai bambini: No
  • Servizio babysitter: No
  • Animali ammessi: No
  • Accesso disabili No

Condizioni generali

  • Deposito richiesto:
    È la conferma di prenotazione al ricevimento del pagamento solo. Pagamento è richiesto, mediante carta di credito o di controllo, al momento che della prenotazione.
  • Cancellazioni: Cancellazioni per visite durante la notte sono soggetti ad un supplemento di servizio $ 30. Durante la notte le cancellazioni effettuate con meno di 30 giorni di preavviso sarà rimborsato, al 90% dell'importo pagato, meno una tassa di servizio $ 30, solo se la prenotazione può essere riprenotata. Se la prenotazione non può essere ri-prenotato, l'intero importo non è rimborsabile. Giorno uso pagamenti sono non-rimborsabili a meno che la visita è annullata dall'East Brother Light Station, nel qual caso, completo rimborso sarà effettuato.
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Nome Proprietari

Jillian Meeker

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  • Colazione servita: Sala da pranzo

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