Gualala Country Inn

  • The Gualala Country Inn is situated on the Mendocino coastline, just across the Gualala River from the world renowned Sea Ranch. It overlooks the Pacific Ocean, the Gualala River and the beach.
    Accommodations have either a Pacific Ocean and/or Gualala River views. Ocean/River View rooms and the cozy parlor have a view of the crashing waves and a long sandy beach. The Country Inn offers an excellent vantage point to watch the fall and spring migration of the California Gray Whales.

    Rooms are tastefully decorated with nostalgic oak furniture and warm comforters. Most rooms have one or two queen size beds. All rooms have a private bath, fireplace, phone, free in-room wired and wireless internet, cable TV, hair dryer, iron & ironing board, microwave and refrigerator, coffee maker and electronic door locks for security. Parking and daily housekeeping is included in the rate and the management is located onsite. Every morning, a complimentary continental breakfast is available in our parlor. Room rates range from $83 to $190 depending on the room type, time of year, and/or day of the week. Be sure to call us or check our online reservations system for the time in which you are interested.

    The Gualala Country Inn offers a warm country atmosphere with modern amenities and conveniences. The staff looks forward to making your stay a very pleasant and comfortable experience.

    Just a short walk from the Inn, excellent meals, cocktails and unique hand-crafted gifts can be enjoyed at the local restaurants, boutiques and shops. You can also enjoy golf at a PGA level links course or visit the local health spa.


47975 Center St

Gualala, CA 95445


Mar Vista Cottages at Anchor Bay

rates $185-$305

Mar Vista's twelve historic but restored one and two bedroom classic cottages sit on nine, land side, sunny "banana belt" acres looking out at the Ocean. All cottages have kitchens, and guests enjoy just laid eggs daily from Mar Vista's hens, and are invited to gather greens, herbs and vegetables from Mar Vista's organic Edible Garden, and cut flowers for their cottage from Mar Vista's Flower Cutting Garden.  Private beach access, Japanese style soaking tub, campfire, bbqs, creek trail, children and pets welcome.  The ocean view grounds provide a unique site for pastoral weddings and celebrations up to 50 persons. 


Mar Vista Cottages


at Anchor Bay





Vacation Lodging on the Mendocino Coast
in Northern California at Anchor Bay








A project to ensure that a bit of our coastal past
is not lost to modern development.


Twelve Housekeeping Cottages
with kitchens and harvest from our organic garden
and just laid eggs from our hens for your skillet!

Two night minimum stay, three nights during holidays

A short walk to one of the most beautiful beaches
in all of North America

Complimentary Wi-Fi



Mar Vista is a Smoke Free Environment, Outside as well as Inside.

















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Map of Mar Vista
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Weddings & Celebrations


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Edible Gardens
Anchor Bay Beach
For Children
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Regional Wildflowers
The Night Sky



Email for Mar Vista Cottages
35101 South Highway One
Gualala, CA 95445
Toll Free Telephone: 877.855.3522
Local Telephone: 707.884.3522
Online Reservations


Mar Vista Cottages at Anchor Bay


TF 877-855-3522

35101 S Highway 1
Gualala, CA


Point Arena Lighthouse Keepers, Inc

Point Arena Lighthouse Keepers


Fall asleep to the sound of crashing waves against the cliffs, or be serenaded by the howling wind as it rushes across the Point.

Call for reservations:

Phone: 707.882.2809
Toll Free: 877.725.4448
Address: 45500 Lighthouse Road, Point Arena

PO Box 11

45500 Lighthouse Rd

Point Arena, Ca 95468-0011


Redwood Coast Visitor Center

Visitor Center located in downtown Gualala. Maps, brochures, what to do, where to stay, what to eat. Concierge services. Excellent customer service. Serving the coast from Fort Ross to Elk. Serving both Sonoma & Mendocino Counties.

Winter hours open Thurs-Sat 12-5

Summer hours open Thurs-Sat 12-5 Sun 12-3

39150 S Highway 1

Gualala, CA 95445


Sea Ranch Escape

Escape to the Sea Ranch!

Sea Ranch Escape offers a selection of wonderful vacation homes in a variety of settings along the ten miles of
the northern California coast that is the Sea Ranch. Stay in one of our magnificent homes and escape from
the stress and strain of daily living. Perfect for a family retreat or a secluded hideaway for two kindred
souls. Dine in or enjoy one of our local restaurants. Swim, hike, read, play tennis or golf, browse
the art galleries, or just snooze - your call. Do what you want when you want to do it.

Please remember that we offer three nights
for the price of two in most of our homes
starting September 15 until June 15,
excluding holiday times.

Please note the minimum nights required for the following holidays:
Three night minimums for MLK, President’s Day, Easter break, Memorial Day, Columbus Day, Veteran’s Day & Labor Day weekends.
July & August are three night minimums & maximum occupancy rates.
Four night minimum for Thanksgiving.
Five night minimum for Christmas & New Years.

PO Box 238

35590 Verdant View

The Sea Ranch, Ca 95497-0238


Sea Ranch Lodge

60 Sea Walk Dr

PO Box 44

The Sea ranch, Ca 95497-0044

Sonoma County Tourism

Sonoma County Tourism

400 Aviation Boulevard, Suite 500
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
Main: 800-576-6662 / 707-522-5800
Fax: 707-539-7252
E-mail: info@sonomacounty.com

Sonoma County Tourism is the official destination marketing organization for California's Sonoma County. SCT is a private, non-profit marketing and sales organization dedicated to increasing overnight stays in Sonoma County, California.

Located 45 minutes from San Francisco, Sonoma County provides a genuine and adventurous wine country experience.

The hospitality and tourism industry in Sonoma County comprises one out of every ten jobs and provides almost $150 million in revenue for local and state governments. This revenue is used for things like parks, economic development, cultural and historical festivals and events, affordable housing and other uses. (For more information on the tourism industry, see the statistics page.)

Snapshot of tourism businesses in Sonoma County:

  • 76 percent of Sonoma County tourism businesses are small (fewer than 25 employees) 
  • 91 percent of tourism businesses are locally owned, only eight percent of these are franchises
  • 40 percent have been in business for more than 20 years, 26% have been in business for ten or fewer years

Sonoma County Tourism

400 Aviation Boulevard, Suite 500
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
Main: 800-576-6662 / 707-522-5800
Fax: 707-539-7252
E-mail: info@sonomacounty.com


Timber Cove Inn

Explore Timber Cove

Perched on a dramatic bluff high above the Pacific Ocean lies Timber Cove: iconic, reimagined. A one-of-a-kind hotel situated within California's ruggedly breathtaking Sonoma coastline, Timber Cove is a magical place where stately redwoods pay homage before the vastness of the sea. Guests experience a deep connection with nature, both land and sea, while relaxing in a casual, sophisticated space.

At Timber Cove, warm hues, sturdy timbers, and midcentury accents create a uniquely captivating hospitality experience. The newly renovated structure retains the iconic architecture and authenticity of the original 1960's legend while bestowing the comforts and amenities of a new hotel. One part Hippie chic and two parts rustic modern, Timber Cove stands apart. The hotel features 46 newly designed guest rooms, including eight premium suites, which offer a variety of ocean views, sunset vistas, and refreshing forest panoramas. Enjoy the wonder and beauty of camping without sleeping on pebbles or worrying about wolves.

21780 N. Coast Highway 1

Jenner, Ca 95450


Visit Mendocino County

345 North Franklin Street
Fort Bragg, CA 95437
Toll Free: 866.466.3636
Phone: 707.409.9660 or 707.964.9010
Hours of operation: Monday-Friday, 8:30AM-5:00PM; Saturday 10AM-4PM

Visit Mendocino County is dedicated to the growth of the travel and tourism industry throughout Mendocino County and provides tourist information for consumers and assistance to our tourism partners throughout the county. We market the county's travel opportunities, businesses, events and specials throughout United States and world with a variety of programs and partnerships.

345 North Franklin Street
Fort Bragg, CA 95437
Toll Free: 866.466.3636
Phone: 707.409.9660 or 707.964.9010
Hours of operation: Monday-Friday, 8:30AM-5:00PM; Saturday 10AM-4PM

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