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The Little River Inn



Mendocino, CA

Located about three hours North of San Francisco, Mendocino’s picture-perfect beauty and welcoming community have over the years lured artists looking for inspiration, adventurous travelers seeking beautiful trails and couples in search of a romantic spot. Wherever you go in Mendocino you will find locals and visitors alike enjoying its thriving arts community, pristine beaches, spectacular scenery and award-winning wineries.

Overlooking a stunning cove amid the beautiful Mendocino coast you will find The Little River Inn. This enchanting multi-generational family owned and operated resort has been a Mendocino favorite since 1939. The inn charms guests with Victorian themed accommodations and an unparalleled hospitality that makes everyone feel right at home. The resort is set on 221 acres of never ending astonishing coastal views, it’s entwined by peaceful paths and beautifully landscaped gardens. It features two lighted championship tennis courts and a challenging 5,458 yard Audubon-certified golf course where guests and local wildlife can commingle under the magnificent redwoods. For those seeking relaxation and a little pampering, the on-site spa offers luxurious and revitalizing treatments.

Upon check-in you will be given an actual metal key to your accommodations which speaks of the times when guests wanting to lock their rooms were given one of the master keys that unlock every lock. Although there have been renovations performed since it’s opening days, the history of The Little River Inn can be appreciated with the historic photos embellishing its walls. Each one of the 65 comfortably appointed guest rooms and suites have stunning views of the Pacific coast providing guests unforgettable vistas. Some guestrooms offer private decks, cozy fireplaces, Jacuzzi tubs and relaxing steam showers.

The resort’s onsite restaurant features classic American cuisine with a modern twist. Five-star Executive Chef Marc Dym delights guests and dinners with perfectly prepared dishes showcasing fresh local ingredients. The Little River Inn Restaurant is a must while in Mendocino County. The menu offers a number of remarkable dishes such as Chef’s Dym Pork Osso Bucco, Flat Iron Steak Diane with green peppercorn sauce and the rich and decadent mussels with an Asian flare. 
Whether you are looking for a romantic getaway, a place where you can slow down and reconnect with nature or a beautiful location in which to host a special event be charmed in Mendocino at The Little River Inn.

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