Frequently Asked Questions

From inquiries about accommodations and spa services to taking cooking classes and hosting wedding rehearsals, here are the answers to some of our most frequently asked questions at Cavallo Point – the Lodge at the Golden Gate. If you require more information, please don't hesitate to contact us directly!


Our Most Frequently Asked Questions

What are the operating hours for the Healing Arts Center & Spa?

The spa is open Monday - Thursday from 10am to 6pm, and Friday - Sunday from 8am to 9pm. The Tea Bar is open daily from 11:30am to 5pm.

Are spa gift certificates available for purchase?

Yes! Gift certificates, along with a variety of other items found at Cavallo Point, can be purchased on our e-commerce website at

Is Cavallo Point smoke-free?

While all of the indoor areas at Cavallo Point are smoke-free, there are designated smoking areas throughout the property.

What are the dining options at Cavallo Point?

Cavallo Point offers several options for dining. Sula offers exquisite dining in an elegant, yet stylish setting, blending Cavallo Point’s heritage with an inspired, modern feel. Next door, Farley features a warm, comfortable atmosphere along with an artistic twist on farm to fork for breakfast, lunch and dinner along with outdoor patio seating featuring views of the Golden Gate Bridge. In-room dining is also available. To learn more and view menus, please visit our Dining page by clicking here. In addition, the Tea Bar in the Healing Arts Center & Spa offers a variety of healthy tonics and teas made with the finest ingredients along with an array of healthy dishes on which to dine.

What are some of the amenities at Cavallo Point?

Cavallo Point offers a wide array of exceptional amenities and exclusive services—many of which reflect the lodge’s green philosophy of environmental and social responsibility. To learn more about the amenities offered during a hotel stay, please click here.

What are the best things to do near Cavallo Point?

Cavallo Point is perfectly placed to experience the very best the San Francisco Bay Area has to offer! We are located just across the Golden Gate Bridge from all of the attractions of San Francisco and less than an hour from the Napa Valley Wine Country. And right here in our backyard in beautiful Marin County, you’ll find a myriad of outdoor activities that take advantage of our incredible natural setting. To learn more about attractions and activities near Cavallo Point, please click here.

Is Cavallo Point dog-friendly?

Yes! Cavallo Point is a very dog-friendly property and we offer our Eco Luxe Pups program which includes several goodies for your four-legged friends. Learn more about our Dog-Friendly offerings by clicking here.

When was Fort Baker built?

In 1866, the U.S. Army acquired the site for a military base to fortify the north side of the Golden Gate. The 24 buildings around the 10-acre parade ground at Fort Baker took shape between 1901 and 1915. The Army post remained active through World War II and the Cold War Era. To learn more about the history of Fort Baker and Cavallo Point, please visit our Cavallo Point History page by clicking here.

How many rooms does Cavallo Point have?

Cavallo Point offers 142 rooms and suites split between two distinct categories: Historic and Contemporary. Each is crafted with distinctive features, but are a century apart in both character and style. Learn more about room accommodations by clicking here.

Do you have a Lost & Found?`

Yes we do. Please click the link below and fill out the form. Once submitted, someone from Cavallo Point will be in touch to let you know if we have found the item in question.