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The Inn Above Tide: Complimentary Coloring Book

The unusual amenity will be a new perk for guests at the Sausalito hotel beginning in late 2017.

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    The Inn Above Tide: Complimentary Coloring Book
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    Coloring in a coloring book about Sausalito while you're in Sausalito? It's pretty marvelously meta, and an experience open to guest at the waterside hotel beginning in late 2017.

    A SURPRISE AMENITY AT CHECK-IN? Those didn't-expect-that hotel perks can truly can vary from property to property, but count on people always feeling a little frisson of delight when a fun welcome amenity suddenly appears. A guest might find themselves holding a voucher for a courtesy bike rental, or a complimentary glass of wine, or a candy bar that's made by a well-known confectioner in the area. But one whimsical, oh-so-rare perk is making a charming entrance at a Sausalito stay-over in late 2017, and it involves an activity that is nicely suited to a relaxing hotel overnight. It's a...

    COMPLIMENTARY COLORING BOOK, and people arriving at The Inn Above Tide for a peaceful sojourn will receive one upon check-in, as well as a pack of colorful pencils to fill in all of those lines. And what do the lines within the book reveal? It gets local, and meta, and quite quaint quite fast: The coloring book depicts the luxury 31-room hotel giving out the coloring books as well as Sausalito, making the amenity about as specific and memorable a souvenir as souvenirs do come. The work of five area artists may be found in the pages of the book, with Lisa Congden, Christina Song, Bethanie Murguia, Abby VanMuijen, and Lindsey McCool Loegters all contributing lovely, fill-in-able illustrations to the offbeat amenity.

    UNPLUG... on your Sausalito getaway and participate in an activity that's considered by many aficionados to be as de-stressy as creative pastimes come. So color those birds, bridges, and that pretty Pacific water as you hang out in your room, in the lobby, or on your outdoor patio, near the waves, the very waves depicted in the locally themed coloring book you received at check-in.