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Marvelous Mendocino

Hike Fern Grotto, kayak Big River, or just relax in front of a fire...Mendocino Coast is the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
San Francisco, California
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My wife is right, it's almost so perfect, it as if it is not real!

A short review, but well-meaning. One of the loveliest places on the entire planet. Would like to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Marius D
Yorba Linda, California
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A scenic drive along California's Pacific coastline offering beaches, historic lighthouses and old-time fishing villages.
Mendocino, CA 95460
+1 707-961-6300
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hike Fern Grotto, kayak Big River, or just relax in front of a fire...Mendocino Coast is the perfect place to relax, renew and refresh your spirit. Something for everybody!

Thank Arequipa1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A short review, but well-meaning. One of the loveliest places on the entire planet. Would like to just sit here, meditate and enjoy, forever.

Thank Marius D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love visiting the Mendocino Coast. So many beautiful places to stop and see the redwoods and beaches. Lots of interesting shops and good restaurants. The scenery is the best.

Thank j0j0244
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love the Medicino Coast! It was our highlight. It is surrounded with huge rocks in the ocean. Many of these huge rocks had a hole or a cavern. It looked like a sculptor chiseled these rocks and made it so beautiful! It was also...More

Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Blue ocean, high windy cliffs, sites where several movies have been shot. Cute town with many artsy stores.

1  Thank tututravel2017
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Every mile a photo opportunity. Mendocino County has everything you could want. Redwoods, bluff, sandy beaches, lovely hotels and great people

1  Thank KayeS111
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

There are so many beaches and places to go around Mendocino. Our expectations were met and beyond, even though the water was really cold in September.

Thank Glufsberg
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

The USA sadly can overdo it’s places of beauty & leisure. The Northern California coast overdelivers on style & beauty with surprisingly minimal hype & overkill. Highway 1 is as good north of SAN Francisco as it is going South but quite different!

Thank Tony0582
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Walk the Mendocino headlands, drive through old growth redwoods, see harbor seals otters, every type of bird. The air alone is healing. Cloudy or sunny, the perfect (& quiet) stretch to enjoy living & rejuvenate -- for free!

Thank callucan
Reviewed 24 August 2018

There’s so many things to see and do here. Plus is one of the prettiest places on earth. What’s not to love, you gotta see it yourself.

Thank TravelinSuz
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27 August 2018|
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Response from bill s | Reviewed this property |
Also, Ferndale is a Victorian throw-back. Interesting. Not much to do, but historical
Cami R
19 May 2017|
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Response from Gone4hike | Reviewed this property |
Our 13 year old daughter enjoyed the beaches. We found lots of different hikes around Mendocino. Thee are a few shops in Mendocino but nothing I think a15 year old boy would particularly like. I am not as familiar with... More
5 March 2017|
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Response from janicealbert | Reviewed this property |
There are several walks along the coast. Actually I think the one in Fort Bragg is nicer than the one in Mendocino. Also, the private garden walk in Fort Bragg is worth the admission price.