ACCOMMODATION GUIDE

Accommodations are available at nearby Sonoma State University (SSU) and a number of area hotels. The accommodations at SSU are reasonably priced and suitable for singles as well as families.

Sonoma State University

Sonoma State University (SSU) Accommodation Request Form

Dorm style suites have twin beds and either single or double occupancy and common living rooms. Some rooms have private en-suite baths and a shared kitchen. Round-trip bus transportation to Science of the Soul Study Center is included for both days of the event. Shuttle transfer from the DoubleTree Hotel in Rohnert Park is also included for those arriving from SFO or OAK airports via the Airporter bus. Breakfast and dinner meals are available to guests at the SSU site, at a reasonable charge. There is no air-conditioning and no elevators. Each person age 12 and older must pay for a bed. For more information see the SSU Reservation Form.

Guests taking charter, hotel and SSU shuttle buses will be provided with seating options on the East side of the hall, as illustrated in the diagram below.

Hall seating for guests with bus tickets - East side

Hotel Guide

Hotel Guide

Roundtrip shuttle buses to the Center are available for selected hotels in Petaluma and Rohnert Park. For details see the Hotel Shuttles page.

Rate symbols – not including tax: $ - Up to $100, $$ - $100-$175, $$$ - $175 and up


Hotel Name Location Rate Telephone Additional Information City Bus Stop
Americas Best Value Inn 5135 Montero Way $-$$707-795-9000PETALUMA – 2-5 miles to SSSC – Drive time: 10-20 minWalk to P5
Best Western Petaluma Inn 200 S. McDowell Blvd. $$707-763-0994800-297-3846PETALUMA – 2-5 miles to SSSC – Drive time: 10-20 minP1
Hampton Inn Petaluma 450 Jefferson St. $$800-548-8690PETALUMA – 2-5 miles to SSSC – Drive time: 10-20 minP2
Hotel Petaluma 205 Kentucky St. $$707-559-3393No ACPETALUMA – 2-5 miles to SSSC – Drive time: 10-20 minP3
Motel 6 1368 N. McDowell Blvd. $707-765-0333PETALUMA – 2-5 miles to SSSC – Drive time: 10-20 minP4
Metro Hotel508 Petaluma Blvd. South $$707-773-4900B&B stylePETALUMA – 2-5 miles to SSSC – Drive time: 10-20 minWalk to P3
Quality Inn 5100 Montero Way $$707-664-1155PETALUMA – 2-5 miles to SSSC – Drive time: 10-20 minP5
Sheraton Marina 745 Baywood Dr. $$$707-283-2888800-325-3535PETALUMA – 2-5 miles to SSSC – Drive time: 10-20 minP6
Best Western Inn 6500 Redwood Dr. $$707-584-7435ROHNERT PARK – 9-11 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  20-30 minR1
Doubletree Hotel by Hilton 1 Doubletree Dr. $$$707-584-5466ROHNERT PARK – 9-11 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  20-30 minR2
Good Nite Inn 5040 Redwood Dr. $-$$707-584-8180ROHNERT PARK – 9-11 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  20-30 minR3
Hampton Inn & Suites 6248 Redwood Dr. $$707-586-8700ROHNERT PARK – 9-11 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  20-30 minR4
Motel 6 6145 Commerce Blvd. $707-585-8888ROHNERT PARK – 9-11 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  20-30 minR5
Oxford Suites 67 Golf Course Dr. West $$$707-584-0333ROHNERT PARK – 9-11 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  20-30 minWalk to R3
Fairfield Inn & Suites 1101 Gravenstein Hwy. $$$707-829-6677888-236-2427SEBASTOPOL – 15-17 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  30-40 minNo Bus
Sebastopol Inn 6751 Sebastopol Ave. $$$707-829-2500888-544-9400SEBASTOPOL – 15-17 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  30-40 minNo Bus
Americas Best Value Inn 7600 Redwood Blvd. $-$$415-892-7500888-315-2378NOVATO – 15-20 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  30-40 minNo Bus
Best Western Plus Novato Oaks Inn 215 Alameda del Prado $$-$$$415-883-4400800-937-8376NOVATO – 15-20 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  30-40 minNo Bus
Courtyard by Marriott Novato 1400 N. Hamilton Pkwy. $$-$$$415-883-8950800-321-2211NOVATO – 15-20 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  30-40 minNo Bus
Days Inn 8141 Redwood Blvd. $-$$415-897-7111800-329-7466NOVATO – 15-20 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  30-40 minNo Bus
Inn Marin 250 Entrada Dr. $$-$$$415-883-5952800-652-6565NOVATO – 15-20 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  30-40 minNo Bus
Marinwood Inn & Suites 275 Alameda del Prado $-$$415-883-2406NOVATO – 15-20 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  30-40 minNo Bus
Embassy Suites 101 McInnis Pkwy. $$-$$$415- 499-9222800-362-2779SAN RAFAEL – 21-27 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  40-50 minNo Bus
Extended Stay America 1775 Francisco Blvd. East $$415-451-1887SAN RAFAEL – 21-27 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  40-50 minNo Bus
Four Points by Sheraton San Rafael 1010 Northgate Dr. $$-$$$415-479-8800SAN RAFAEL – 21-27 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  40-50 minNo Bus
Americas Best Value Inn 1800 Santa Rosa Ave. $-$$707-523-3480SANTA ROSA – 16-20 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  30-40 minNo Bus
Best Western Garden Inn 1500 Santa Rosa Ave. $$707-546-4031800-929-2771SANTA ROSA – 16-20 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  30-40 minNo Bus
Best Western Plus Wine Country Inn 870 Hopper Ave. $$707-545-9000800-533-1255SANTA ROSA – 16-20 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  30-40 minNo Bus
Courtyard by Marriott 175 Railroad St. $$-$$$707-573-9000800-321-2211SANTA ROSA – 16-20 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  30-40 minNo Bus
Extended Stay America - North 100 Fountaingrove Pkwy. $-$$707-541-0959SANTA ROSA – 16-20 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  30-40 minNo Bus
Extended Stay America - South 2600 Corby Ave. $-$$707-546-4808800-398-7829SANTA ROSA – 16-20 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  30-40 minNo Bus
Motel 6 North 3145 Cleveland Ave. $707-536-0207SANTA ROSA – 16-20 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  30-40 minNo Bus
Motel 6 South 2760 Cleveland Ave. $707-546-1500SANTA ROSA – 16-20 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  30-40 minNo Bus
Travelodge Santa Rosa 1815 Santa Rosa Ave. $$707-542-3472800-578-7878SANTA ROSA – 16-20 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  30-40 minNo Bus
Best Western Plus Wine Country Inn 100 Soscol Ave. $$707-257-1930NAPA – 22-24 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  30-40 minNo Bus
Best Western Plus Elm House Inn 800 California Blvd. $$707-255-1831NAPA – 22-24 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  30-40 minNo Bus
Hampton Inn & Suites 945 Hartle Ct. $$707-255-4000NAPA – 22-24 miles to SSSC – Drive time:  30-40 minNo Bus