BEST VIEWS IN MENDOCINO—JUST STEPS FROM DOWN TOWN!

Libbie Landles

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 14 nights

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BEST VIEWS IN MENDOCINO—JUST STEPS FROM DOWN TOWN!

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Lovely Home On The Mendocino Headlands Will Be Your Private Ocean Retreat!

Perched on the edge of the famous Mendocino Headlands, this lovely family home offers the seclusion of a seaside retreat with the nearby convenience of Mendocino’s restaurants and shops.

With a bay on either side of the house, it offers a 270 degree ocean panorama that is known by many locals as the best view on the Mendocino coast. Eat breakfast with our local seal, watch a parade of whales swim by, get eye-to-eye with a flock of pelicans skimming across the headlands—you may even be lucky enough to see a pod of dolphins!

Located in the village of Mendocino, the house is less than a ten minute walk to the heart of town, making it easy to grab groceries, grab a drink in our local pub, or enjoy a gourmet meal without getting in the car. It's a perfect location for enjoying the Mendocino Music Festival concerts--just walk home when it's over!

The house itself is oriented toward the ocean. Every room has a view of the surrounding bays, and the dramatic living room is wrapped in 12' windows so you can whale-watch from the comfort of the sofa in front of the gas fireplace!

The kitchen is fully stocked with all of the cooking and serving equipment you would need to entertain guests as you show off your spectacular view. Located off a private driveway, you will be instantly whisked away to your own secluded paradise. We also use this as our family home, so you will find many comforts you don’t normally get in a vacation rental.

Most of the home is wheelchair/walker friendly, with a ramp to the front door and a chair lift elevator to the second floor master bedroom.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible

Libbie Landles

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2014
Speaks english

We are a close-knit family looking to keep our grandparents' home in the family even though we have homes and lives of our own. We are hoping to find renters who think that our home is as special as we do-- we keep it impeccable when we use it and we hope you will as well!

Libbie Landles purchased this house in 1970
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 14 nights
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Best Views In Mendocino—just Steps From Down Town!
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Best Views In Mendocino—just Steps From Down Town!
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Mendocino North Coast California
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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Best Views in Mendocino - Made for Special Family Memories

  • 5 of 5
My wife and I were privileged to be the very first to rent this special, iconic California coastal home. We were there for a month in the early spring of March 2013. We have rented wonderful homes in Mendocino over the last several years, each with their own charms and little luxuries. But, trust me, none of them had the location, location and location that this property has. Water on three sides and what my wife calls a "panoramic view of the route to Japan." It's the sort of setting that has you saying to yourself "so this is where they shoot all those stunning postcard views of the California coast!"

The house is charming, an architectural curiosity, designed to resemble the prow of a ship heading out to sea. It's been well maintained and lovingly curated by a Northern California family that has owned the property for decades. It's still equipped to meet a visiting family's every need: a compact kitchen with counter space and windows that permit you to do what needs to be done while scanning the seal-dotted cove shores below and the majestic Headlands.

The master bedroom affords not only a panoramic Pacific view but the ability to see the star-studded night sky from your enormous bed in a way that city-dwellers seldom experience. The other bedroom and a half also have (less dramatic) ocean views and are comfortably furnished.

Walking into the living room from the front door is often a bit of shock. In daytime it showcases - through a several-yard wide span of 12 foot high windows - a dazzling expanse of blue sea and crashing surf. Even visiting locals are taken aback. In front of the the living room fireplace with its massive stone wall and bronze sculpture is where you want to be with a book and warm beverage in hand when the North Pacific lives up to its reputation as the platform for some epic coastal storms, especially in the early spring when we Canadians hang out here.

The house is very discretely hidden from road view, at the end of a 100 foot tree-lined driveway. But guests are met getting out of their cars with a stunning view north up the coast that sets the stage very well for their stay. The "front-lawn" rolls gently down from the house to the shrub-rimmed point which juts out above the sea, some 40 feet below. It's kind of a modest Gatsby-esque scene, this front lawn, a pretty unforgettable sight with most everyone wanting to get into any pictures being taken in this setting.
  • Submitted: Jan 24, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
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Availability & Rates

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Mendocino House Rental Rates

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High Season
May 1 2014 - Oct 31 2014
14 night minimum stay
$8,999
 
 
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14 night minimum stay
$8,999
 

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Property Damage Protection $89
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Amenities

Amenities

Mendocino House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Oceanfront
  • Ocean View
  • Waterfront
  • Water View
  • Village
General:
  • Internet ...
  • Telephone
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking
  • Garage
  • Living Room
  • Iron & Board
  • Elevator ...
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Pantry Items
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 twin/ single , Twin beds can be pushed together to make a large master bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Brand new high-end memory foam queen sized sleeper sofa
  • The large Master bedroom sits on the second floor, away from the rest of the house. Its panoramic windows mirror those from the great room below. It includes a large sitting area, TV, desk, two closets, and a private balcony overlooking the ocean. It also has a large private bathroom with separate shower and bathtub. The guest bedroom has a queen bed, a comfortable reading chair, and a large closet. The den has a beautiful view of the ocean. It has a brand new high-end queen sized memory foam sleeper sofa that many say is more comfortable than many beds!
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Music Library
  • Games
  • Books
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Balcony
  • Lawn / Garden
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • health/beauty spa
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • boating
  • shelling
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • surfing
  • hiking
  • fishing
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