If you're headed to Mill Valley and in need of accommodation, there's a modest number of establishments to choose from. You'll find 4 within 3 miles of the dynamic center.
The Mill Valley Inn is nice and close to where all the action is.
The district of South Beach has 6 hotels and apartments. South Beach is 12 miles from the heart of Mill Valley, and is one of the most popular hotel districts. Some examples of places to stay in South Beach include The St. Regis San Francisco and W San Francisco. Another popular area is Downtown San Francisco. This neighborhood is 12 miles from downtown. Some of the most popular Downtown San Francisco places to lay your head are the Loews Regency San Francisco and Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco.
If you're a fan of theater, you should experience a play at Marin Theatre Company. If this sounds like a spot you'd be excited to see, think about booking a stay at the Americas Best Value Inn & Suites - Mill Valley/San Francisco and Americas Best Value Inn-Corte Madera/San Francisco.
This area contains only a handful of no-frills accommodations. The Travelodge Mill Valley/Sausalito is one of the most popular options, and is a good choice for travelers that are trying to make their money last.
If you still haven't found what you're looking for, you might want to consider checking out the Fairmont Heritage Place, Ghirardelli Square as well as the Cavallo Point, which are 10 miles and 6 miles from the city center of Mill Valley. Travelers looking for something else can book accommodations at the Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco and the Hotel Drisco, 11 miles and 10 miles away.
Looking for more to do? Spend a few hours visiting the Dominican University of California and the Peacock Gap Golf Club in Bel Marin Keyes, 12 miles to the north of Mill Valley. Expedia-listed Bel Marin Keyes hotel options include the Courtyard by Marriott Novato Marin/Sonoma and Best Western Plus Novato Oaks Inn. 12 miles to the east of Mill Valley you'll find Richmond, home to the Courtyard by Marriott Richmond/Berkeley and Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites San Pablo - Richmond Area. If you're staying in Richmond, set aside some time to visit Tilden Regional Park and the Berkeley Municipal Rose Garden.