A magical coast vacation rental in the town of Mendocino for 1 or 2.
LOCATED ONLY AN 8 MINUTE WALK FROM THE VILLAGE CENTER, BEACH AND HEADLANDS.
The Cozy Cottage: Carolines Cottage is a sweet romantic 2-room 2-story cottage in the woods with a separate private bathroom/bath house featuring bath and shower and finished in elegant granite and marble. The bath house is private and not shared. There's a wonderful barbecue deck overlooking a ferny creek gulch located behind a private home on a secluded gravel drive, yet walking distance to Mendocino village and Big River beach.
Forest views and walk to village.: Enjoy a natural country setting with immediate proximity to village gourmet dining and shopping and the spectacular Mendocino. headlands State Park famous for wildlife and whale watching.
The amenities: The upstairs bedroom has an elegant queen size bed with cable TV, and DSL downstairs. The downstairs is the cozy sitting room, kitchenette and a forest-view sliding glass door to a private deck with seating area and barbecue. Kitchenette appliances include: fridge, microwave, coffee maker, electric teapot and toaster.
Includes: Linen, towels, coffee and tea.
Mendocino and the surrounding area has many attractions, a very picturesque coastline and pristine beaches alternating with cliffs and rocky outcrops. Great headland walks, beachcombing, fishing, rockpools. There are many hiking trails. Especially notable is the 'Pygmy Forest.' Great antiquing, and window shopping in the historic Old Village center, and the town boasts some excellent restaurants.
The Mendocino Art Center is a mainstay of the town with a wide variety of artwork. Great drives along the coast, 10 minutes north is the town of Fort Bragg where you can ride in an actual steam train called the 'Skunk Train.'