Albion River Inn, 3790 N Hwy 1, Albion, 800-479-7944 http://www.albionriverinn.com/ Albion River Inn has 22 elegant but simply appointed oceanfront guestrooms and cottages. The Inn's architectural style is reminiscent of a New England village but the oceanfront location is pure Mendocino Coast. Luxurious king or queen beds, cozy fireplaces and easy chairs invite you to relax in complete comfort, take in the view and restore your spirit. A full breakfast is part of the Albion River Inn experience and is served in our restaurant which is open for dinner nightly. Room rates range from $195-$375. “Here is the best combination of food, wine, service, and view on California’s north coast”. –Wine Spectator
Anderson Valley Inn, 8480 Hwy 128, Philo, (707)895-3325 http://www.avinn.com/ Located in the heart of the Anderson Valley, in the small town of Philo, is a quiet inn with the accessibility to enjoy all the splendors of the Valley, the Anderson Valley Inn. The Inn is constructed from redwood and with newly remodeled rooms, provides a contemporary ambience that connects the serenity of nature with the luxuries of modern life. A stones throw away from one of the most striking wine regions in Mendocino County and right around the corner from the Navarro River and Hendy Woods State Park. A reasonable fare is offered ranging from $65.00 to $125.00 and varying from weekday to weekend.
Apple Farm, 18501 Philo Greenwood Rd, Philo, (707)895-2333 http://www.philoapplefarm.com A fully functioning organic farm and agricultural community, the apple farm specializes in growing and processing its namesake--apples-- they also offer weekend cooking classes and an opportunity to experience the bounty of nature. The Apple Farm offers three uniquely designed cottages set amidst the apple orchard providing that cozy, country feel. Cottages are available for $300/night. Some weekends are Stay and Cook weekends only.
Boonville Hotel, 14040 Hwy 128, Boonville, (707)895-2210 http://www.boonvillehotel.com Located in the heart of Boonville, old-fashioned flair with new world cuisine. Wednesday night's are popular among the local's with a three course set menu.
The hotel is equipped with eight rooms each designed with an intricate décor of its own. The rates range from $100 to $200 with a 2-day minimum stay on the weekends. A bungalow and studio are also offered for a more secluded creekside setting, each offered at $250 a night. The studio is wheel chair accessible and pet friendly.
Cabin in the Meadow, Anderson Valley, (707) 895-3716 http://www.cabinmeadow.com This cheerful cabin is a great place for a relaxing country get-away only 2-½ hours north of the Golden Gate in Mendocino County. Located near Philo in Anderson Valley, its a few minutes away from some of the states best wineries in Northern California. Rates are $150 per night with a two night minimum stay; additional person $35. Half of the payment is due upon reservation. They don’t accept credit cards, only checks. Upon receipt of your check, you will receive detailed directions to the cabin.
Hendy Woods State Park, 18599 Philo Greenwood Rd, Philo, (707)895-3141 http://www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=438 The Hendy Woods campground is open all year. Reservations are recommended mid-May through mid-September. Up to eight people may occupy a campsite. Cabin sites accommodate up to six people. You may make camping reservations up to seven
months and no less than 48 hours in advance by calling 1-800-444-7275 (TTY 1-800-274-7275). To make online
reservations, visit Department of Parks and Recreation or Hipcamp.
Long Valley Ranch, PO Box 588, Boonville, (707)895-3979 http://www.sheepdung.com Long Valley Ranch is an idyllic setting for the perfect retreat or secluded getaway. An 800 acre ranch only ten minutes off Highway 101 near Ukiah on the Boonville Ukiah Road, is only two hours north of San Francisco.
River's Bend, 18450 Rays Rd, Philo, (707)895-3990 http://www.riversbendretreat.org/ River's Bend includes 50 acres of redwood forest and sunny meadows bounded by the Navarro River. This crystal clear and emerald green river may call you for a refreshing dip in the swimming hole or provide a beautiful place for picnics, hiking and birding.
The Madrones http://themadrones.com/ As seen in Sunset, Food & Wine, Travel & Leisure and Departures magazines... In the heart of Anderson Valley, amongst the vineyards and rolling hillsides, The Madrones has nine luxurious guest quarters situated in the Mediterranean cloister of buildings as well as on the estate grounds. Enjoy vineyard views, stylish interiors and award winning architecture in this rustic compound with a wood fired restaurant, tasting rooms, gardens and courtyards. Perfect for individual travelers as well as small groups, this domestic Agriturismo has the charm of an Italian country estate.
The Other Place, PO Box 588, Boonville, (707)895-3979 http://www.sheepdung.com From the creators of Sheep Dung Estates, a 500 acre ranch with four secluded and unique cottages that bring the outside inside. A pond, hiking trails and all the comforts of home. Full modern kitchens, woodburning stoves, spectacular valley views, telephone and television.
The Philo Dome, 3201 Holmes Ranch Rd, Philo, (510)204-9955 https://www.rentbyowner.com/property/the-philo-dome/AB-36798288 Relax in the hot tub under the stars, read a book in a hammock, sit in the gazebo and listen to the sound of the creek, explore the local wineries, head to the coast to see the ocean or visit Mendocino to see art galleries or go shopping.
The Toll House, 12378 Boonville Rd, Boonville, (707)895-2572 http://www.tollhouseinn.com/welcome.php Toll House Inn offers four guest rooms to valley visitors, combining simplicity and comfort in a relaxed country setting.
Van Zandt Redwood View Resort, 18315 Rays Rd, (707) 895-3174 http://www.vanzandts.org/ River front swimming, redwood grove, sports area. Children under 12 OK, pets OK, smoking OK. Limited wheelchair access.
Elk Cove Inn, 6300 S Hwy 1, Elk, 1-800-275-2967 http://www.elkcoveinn.com The Elk Cove in and Spa seems to go out of their way to make every occasion a special occasion. The location speaks for itself with one of the most astonishing coastal views on the Mendocino coast. All fifteen accommodations are outfitted with a decanter of port, chocolates, and fresh flowers, as well as a welcome basket of wine, fresh fruit, and their famous oatmeal cookies. Rates range from $160-$395 depending on seasonality. The Elk Cove Spa offers a full range of message therapies and body treatments with Jacuzzi bath, sauna and aroma therapy steam shower. Awaken to a full buffet breakfast which may include southern style biscuits and gravy, heart shaped waffles, fresh fruit, or bread pudding with bourbon and praline sauce.
Griffin House Inn, 5910 Hwy 1, Elk, (707)877-3422 http://www.griffinn.com The Griffin House was built around 1890 as well as their eatery, Bridget Dolan’s Pub. The other cottages were constructed in the 1920’s and all nestled high on the cliff’s overlooking the Pacific. Each are individually decorated and furnished to provide the utmost in coastal comfort. The cottages are complete with private bathrooms outfitted with bathrobes and claw foot tubs, perfect for bubble baths. Breakfast is served on a tray between 8:30 and 9:30am right to your door. The rates range from $118-$288.
Harbor House Inn, 5600 S Hwy 1, Elk, 800-720-7474 http://www.theharborhouseinn.com The Harbor House majestically stands on one of the most unique spots on the coast. The Greenwood Cove lies below the estate portraying a calm manner even on the roughest days. The gardens surrounding the grassy knoll a top the cliff make for surreal seating overlooking magnificent rock formations. The main house built in 1916 was originally a lodge for lumber executives, whose milling operations took place in the cove below. Full breakfast and Four Course prix fix Dinner for two is included with each room and served daily in the Harbor House Seaside Dining room. Rates are based on double occupancy and range from $295-$470. "Award of Excellence".....Wine Spectator
Sandpiper House Inn, 5520 S Hwy 1, Elk, (707)877-3587 http://www.sandpiperhouse.com The Sandpiper House was built in 1916 by the Goodyear Redwood Lumber Company. The interior of the house is decorated in the classic style of a European Country Inn. The Inn offers five spacious rooms, each one special and individually decorated with antiques, comfort chairs, fresh flowers, and either a king or queen size beds with down comforters, feather pillows, and fine linens. The house is white with the ocean spray fade that only time can paint. Perennial gardens surround the house and a rose arbor leads you out to a nicely landscaped lawn embraced by flower beds stretching out to the edge of the bluff. Rates are $155-$260 and are based on double occupancy.
Beachcomber Hotel, 1111 N Main St, Fort Bragg, 800-400-SURF http://www.thebeachcombermotel.com/ The Beachcomber Motel sits on a nice stretch of coastal front and offers something for every vacation fund. Family owned and operated since 1971. Most of the rooms have an ocean view but some lower rate rooms do not. Other amenities include kitchenettes, in-room Jacuzzi’s, fireplaces, and outdoor barbeque decks. Room rates range from $59 - $260. A panoramic view of the Pacific offers opportune moments to whale watch.
Emerald Dolphin Inn, 1211 S Main St, Fort Bragg, (707)964-6699 http://www.emeralddolphin.com/ The Emerald Dolphin Inn is located at the southern end of Ft. Bragg. It is one of the newer accommodations on the coast. The Inn is in walking distance of the Pomo Bluffs Park, which provides a dramatic ocean setting. The Inn is also a stones throw away from the College of the Redwoods extension in Ft. Bragg. An 18-hole mini golf course is the main attraction to the hotel; guests are given discounted greens fee. The course is also open to the general public for $7.50 for adults and $6.50 for children. Pet rooms are available but must be requested at the time of reservation. Rates range from $59.00 - $199.00, starting at $49.00 for single occupancy.
Grey Whale Inn, 615 N Main St, Fort Bragg, (707)964-0640 http://www.greywhaleinn.com/ The Grey Whale Inn has been a flagship of Ft. Bragg Bed and Breakfasts since 1978. The Inn has thirteen rooms available, one of which has an in-room double Jacuzzi. Other amenities include ocean views, fireplaces, private bathrooms, and whale watching tours. The game room provides nice evening recreation with a pool table and a foosball table. Breakfast is served between 8:00 and 10:00 using only the finest ingredients. The fresh herbs used are harvested right out of their own gardens. Rates range from $99.00 - $225.00.
Ocean View Lodge 114 N. Main St., Fort Bragg 1-800-643-5482 http://www.oceanviewlodging.com/ Ocean View Lodge is located just one mile north of the center of Fort Bragg, California, along the beautiful Mendocino Coast and just fifteen minutes north of the Village of Mendocino. All of our rooms have 180° whitewater ocean views and are over 500 square feet. Many rooms have a Grecian columned whirlpool, stepped bedroom with fireplace and pedestaled king-size bed under a vaulted ceiling, mirrored vanity, safe, refrigerator, electronic key and tiled entry with patio or balcony. With our location on the State Park’s Ten-Mile Coastal Trail, you can enjoy whales spouting and spectacular sunsets from your room, find secluded beaches visited by sea birds and seals or a headlands bluff bathed by cool ocean spray from waves crashing on the rocks below.
Surf and Sand Lodge 1131 N. Main St. Fort Bragg,CA 1-800-964-0184 http://www.surfsandlodge.com/ The Surf and Sand Lodge is the premier among hotels and motels in Fort Bragg California and Mendocino County. A place to whale watch from your private balcony or relax in our spa tubs after a hard day out on the mountain bike trails. Now we even offer pet friendly rooms! Family friendly, pet friendly and perfect beachfront lodging for your group.
Sea Ranch Lodge, 1659 Sea Walk Dr, Hwy 1, The Sea Ranch, (707)785-2371 http://www.searanchlodge.com/ The Sea Ranch Lodge has twenty oversized rooms available for lodging. Nineteen of which have an ocean view, the twentieth room has a private garden setting with an outdoor hot tub. A complimentary newspaper is delivered to your door each morning to read while enjoying your complimentary breakfast in the dining room. The Sea Ranch community has three golf courses available all of which were designed by world renowned gold course architects. The Sea Ranch is dog friendly but they ask for a one time pet fee of $50.00. There is a two dog limit. Room rates range from $230.00- $395.00.
St. Orres, 36601 S Hwy 1, Gualala, (707)884-3335 http://www.saintorres.com/ St.Orres provides a unique hospitality experience on the south coast of Mendocino. It is designed in a Russian architecture theme to venerate the earliest settlers from Jenner to Gualala. This was settled to grow agricultural products for the Russian settlements in Alaska. The property consists of fifty acres that have eight rooms in the hotel and five separate cottages known as the Meadows Cottages. There are more cottages set across the creek from the hotel named the Creekside Cottages. Room rates range from $90.00 - $445. All accommodations include breakfast.
Whale Watch Inn, 35100 Hwy 1, Gualala, 800-942-5342 http://www.whalewatchinn.com/ For a truly quintessential bed and breakfast experience that contrasts the rugged outdoors just off your deck featuring hawks gliding the thermals, whales in season, majestic woodscapes, and surf tossed beaches, it’s The Whale Watch Inn, in Gualala, Mendocino County. The Whale Watch Inn is a romantic, Wine Country bed and breakfast. Featuring an ocean view from EVERY first class, uniquely designed room this is a perfect Northern California getaway. Even the walk to your own individual, one of a kind suite is lined with a carefully tended riot of exotic plants and flowers.
Cottages at Little River Cove, 7533 N Hwy 1, Little River (707)937-5339 http://www.cottagesatlittlerivercove.com/ Cottages at Little River Cove is what used to be Fools Rush Inn. They have reasonable prices, individual cottages with full kitchens, and a gorgeous setting overlooking an unspoiled cove. The rates range from $199-$289.
Dennen’s Victorian Farmhouse, 7001 N Hwy 1, Little River, 800-264-4723 http://www.victorianfarmhouse.com Situated on two coastal acres, our Mendocino coast bed and breakfast provides tranquil and romantic vacations on the Northern California coast. Our “Romance without Pretense” service includes a gourmet breakfast served to your room each morning. Each of the 12 guestrooms offers elegant linens, feather beds, big fluffy towels and an incredible gourmet breakfast served in the privacy of your room each morning. John Dennen built Dennen’s Victorian Farmhouse in 1877 for himself, his wife Dora, and their family. Room rates range from $135 - $235 per night; we offer many specials and off-season rates as well.
Glendeven Inn, 8221 N Hwy 1, Little River, (707)937-0083 http://www.glendeven.com This 1867 country estate sits on a headland meadow just above Van Damme State Park. Glendeven blends the best of the Mendocino coast: gracious accommodations of a first-class bed and breakfast inn, ocean vistas to the south, and restful gardens surrounded by fields, forests and nature reserves. Glendeven offers more than just lodging and respite from phones, TV, and daily pressures. The inn is a place of natural and cultural beauty, even magic, that refreshes body and spirit. With time to relax in its intimate, elegant surroundings, you’ll discover what is truly memorable on the Mendo coast. There are ten rooms available and a guest cottage that ranges from $145-$410.
Inn at Schoolhouse Creek, 7051 N Hwy 1, Little River, (707)937-5525 http://www.schoolhousecreek.com The Inn at Schoolhouse Creek is credited with being the oldest resort on the north coast. It was constructed in 1932 after the completion of the “Shoreline Highway”, now Highway 1. Rates include a full breakfast (except offsite ocean cliffside cottages), use of the Inn’s ocean view hot tub in the meadow, evening wine and food pairings, and use of Farmhouse parlor with library, videos & games. Rates range from $149 - $350. All rooms are surrounded by gardens and most have ocean views. They have a pet welcome basket full of items to ensure a comfortable stay for your pet and a Frisbee waiting for you upon arrival.
Little River Inn, 7751 N Hwy 1, Little River, (707)937-5942 http://www.littleriverinn.com The Little River Inn began as a family home built in the 1850’s by Silas Coombs, a lumberman from Maine. This was the home for the Coombs family until, Cora Coombs, Silas’s granddaughter met and married Ole Hervilla. Ole was of Finnish/Swedish decent. He moved to Ft. Bragg from Utah to live with his brother in a well established Finnish community. In 1939 Cora and Ole bought the home in Little River and opened the Inn. Ole converted Cora’s grandmother’s living room into his bar, where he conducted most of his business. Danny Hervilla and wife Susan McKinney now maintain the Inn with the same warm welcome as their parents. Little River has ten room types to chose from that range $95.00-$350. They are also equipped with a nine-hole regulation course with cart and clubs for rent. Tennis courts are available for guests at no charge and are $10.00 to the public. The Inn offers breakfast and brunch. Dinner is served in two fashions. Elegant dining and exquisite entrees are found in the dining room. Ole's bar caters a more casual menu.
Agate Cove Inn, 11201 Lansing St, Mendocino, (707)937-0551 http://www.agatecove.com The Agate Cove Inn sits perched on a bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean and Mendocino Headlands. It is home to one of the most spectacular sunset views on the Mendocino coast. The main farmhouse was built in 1860 and sets on two acres with the other private cottages surrounded by magnificent coastal gardens.
They have ten rooms available ranging from $199-$309, offering complimentary sherry and a newspaper at your door.
Alegria Inn & Cottages, 44781 Main St, Mendocino, (707)937-5150 http://www.oceanfrontmagic.com The Alegria Inn rests on a sea cliff looking out over the mouth of the Big River in the town of Mendocino. It is set back off of the main road nestled in its own pocket of paradise. Alegria is a Portuguese and Spanish term meaning the state of being joyful and happy. Their setting eliminates any other state of being with the combination of the simple yet rugged beauty of the coast and the eccentric boutiques of Mendocino. Alegria has three different rental options ranging from $139-$279.
Blackberry Inn, 44951 Larkin Rd, Mendocino, 800-950-7806 http://www.blackberryinn.biz/ Inn, 16 Rooms, Western town in a garden setting. Private, oceanviews, fireplaces, Kitchens, whirlpool tubs, phones, TV, coffee, fruit basket with home baked breads and cookies. Room rates $105 - $175.
Blair House, 45110 Little Lake Rd, Mendocino, (707)937-1800 http://www.blairhouse.com This 1888 coastal Victorian is one we all have admired since 1984 as the home of Murder She Wrote star Jessica Fletcher. The Blair House Inn has five different lodging units to choose from. The main house includes three bedrooms and a suite. Located behind the house rests the Blair cottage, the only pet friendly room the Inn has to offer. The house sits at a nice median between the Headlands State Park and the shops of Mendocino. Room rates range from $100-$210. The rooms in the Blair House do not include telephones, radios, or televisions in efforts to keep a calm and quite atmosphere.
Brewery Gulch Inn, 9401 N Hwy 1, Mendocino, (707)937-4752 http://www.brewerygulchinn.com The Brewery Gulch Inn has one of the most unique stories of construction on the Mendocino coast. It was built from fallen redwood timbers collected from Big River. The Inn looks out over Smuggler’s Cove on a nicely landscaped secluded rise. Brewery Gulch has ten units to choose from, each uniquely designed to capture the best view available. Room’s rates range from $170-$396 depending on seasonality. Rates include breakfast, wine and hors d’oeurves.
Hill House Inn, 10701 Palette Dr, Mendocino, (707)937-0554 http://www.hillhouseinn.com The 44 room Inn is named after Joel Hill, one of the historic villages first settlers . Secluded and situated on three acres of landscaped Victorian gardens it offers dramatic views of the Pacific Ocean. Stroll to beaches, art galleries, live theater, shops, restaurants and rugged cliffs.. Rates from $135.00 to $310.00 with special packages and events. Free Continental breakfast. Children and pets are warmly welcomed. We offer the largest wedding and meeting space on the North coast.
Lodging at Trillium http://trilliummendocino.com/restaurant/ Lodging at Trillium (& Trillium Cafe), 10390 Kasten St, Mendocino 707-937-3200
Trillium has 3 cute, clean and cozy rooms averaging $150/night, including a full breakfast. Two of the rooms have beautiful ocean views and have been recently renovated and redecorated. Guests will find themselves in the center of the charming and historic Mendocino village with wonderful dining and shopping opportunities in every direction.
MacCallum House Inn, 45020 Albion St, Mendocino, 800-609-0492 http://www.maccallumhouse.com Located in the heart of the tranquil Mendocino Village, MacCallum House is private and secluded, set on two beautifully landscaped acres of vibrant gardens. The historic landmark Victorian estate is enhanced by an award winning restaurant and bar. The property includes the famed MacCallum Suites, a four-star luxury mansion on the highest hill in Mendocino overlooking the Pacific Ocean.
An easy stroll from either property brings you to beaches, art galleries, live theater, shops, restaurants and rugged ocean cliffs. Rooms feature generous amenities, full breakfast, an afternoon wine hour, and continuous beverage services, all complimented by our hallmark service. Children and pets are warmly welcomed.
"There is no better place to spend an entire evening than the MacCallum House." NY Times
Mendocino Hotel, 45080 Main St, Mendocino, 800-548-0513 http://www.mendocinohotel.com The Mendocino Hotel has been a classic landmark of Mendocino since its construction in 1878. This is the only full service hotel in town with a direct view of the Pacific. Settled across the street from the Mendocino Headlands the hotel presents many opportunities to seize the awesome landscape that the coast provides. The hotel is divided into 51 rooms. Twenty six of which are decorated in a Victorian or European style. The Victorian rooms have private baths and the European style has shared bathrooms. The other 25 rooms are known as garden rooms and suites. These all have private bathrooms. Rates range from $95 - $395.00.
Packard House B&B, 45170 Little Lake Rd, Mendocino, (707)937-2677 http://www.packardhouse.com The Packard House is one of the properties owned and operated by the Blue Door Group. This property puts a contemporary spin on the bed and breakfast scene of downtown Mendocino. The house is decorated with original works of art creating a sophisticated and elegant setting. A gourmet breakfast is served with the option of a continental breakfast basket served to you in bed. Each room is complete with private bath, fireplaces, and flat screened television, with cable. Room rates range from $225-275.
Robison Properties Vacation Homes, 18901 Bald Hills Rd, Comptche, (800)359-4649 http://www.mendocinovacationhomes.com Robison Properties has been in the vacation rental business since 1985. Their goal has always been to provide the very best in service and accommodations.
Sea Rock B&B Inn, 11101 N Lansing St, Mendocino, (707)937-0926 http://www.searock.com The Sea Rock Inn was originally a brewery and home built in 1866. This property has always held one of the most majestic views in the village of Mendocino. All their accommodations include and feature ocean views from the room and private deck. Hand hewn knotty pine wood treatments, private baths, patios, phones, wireless internet access, modem access in-room, cable TV/VCR, , plush robes, European toiletries, luxury linens, Scandia Down comforters and featherbeds, breakfast, complimentary Husch wine upon arrival are some of the amenities provided by the Rock. The Sea Rock is divided into three different accommodation categories Suites ($365-$385), Jr. Suites ($245-$265), and Cottages ($365-$385).
Stanford Inn by the Sea, 44850 Comptche-Ukiah Rd, Mendocino, 800-331-8884 http://www.stanfordinn.com The Stanford Inn takes a different approach than its competitors. Rather than an inn with gardens they have a small working organic garden and farm with an inn. The estate sits on the banks of the Big River which opens its guests to a plethora of activities right out their front door. Catch a Canoe and Bicycle Too is a kayak and bicycle rental outfit on the property, equipped with all the river toys needed for exploration. The room rates range from $265.50 - $785.50. Pets are welcome. There is a $25.00 charge per stay, for the first pet. Additional pets are $12.50. We will supply bowls for food and water, litter bags, treat, covers to protect furniture and bedding. Dog beds available on request.
Sweetwater Spa & Inn, 44840 Main St, Mendocino, (707)937-4076 http://www.sweetwaterspa.com/ The Sweetwater Spa and Inn is the utmost rejuvenation station in the village of Mendocino. The Sweetwater and the Sears Towers are both working water towers storing water for the spa and the inn. The Redwood Tower has been converted to a lovely ocean and river viewing deck. The Sweetwater has six accommodations in Little River all of which are pet friendly and include complimentary use of the hot tub and spa. These rooms provide more of an intimate natural setting. All lodging has a kitchenette, fireplace, and some with private hot tubs. Room rates range from $75.00 - $295.
Coast Guard House Inn, 695 Arena Cove, Point Arena, 800-524-9320 http://www.coastguardhouse.com/ A seven-unit B&B, averaging $175/night, includes breakfast.
Wharf Masters Inn 785 Port Rd. Point Arena,CA 1-800-932-4031 http://www.wharfmasters.com/ The sheltered location of the Wharf Master's Inn makes it an ideal destination any time of the year. Most of our rooms feature Eco-friendly fireplaces, jacuzzi, four post feather beds, private balconies with ocean or garden views, satellite television, and more, making this a very romantic and peaceful get-away!
The Highlands Estate 33430 Hwy 128, Cloverdale, CA 707-894-9500 http://www.thehighlandsestate.com/ Situated on over twenty one acres, this romantic B&B and Wedding country estate offers a relaxed atmosphere and provides idyllic vistas that will create an escape from the outside world. Located in the Yorkville Highlands Valley which is surrounded by the Alexander and Anderson Valleys, The Highlands Estate is perfectly situated with easy access to Cloverdale to the east and short drive west through Boonville and the Redwood Forest right out to the Pacific Ocean!