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Heart of Historic Mendocino - Large House with Ocean Views.

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Last updated: 09/29/2014

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Mendocino house description

This Beautiful Vacation Rental is managed by the previous owners of the Victorian Whitegate Inn in the heart of Mendocino. A stay at the Retreat is a step back in time to a more relaxed, less stressful life complete with a white picket fence, ocean breezes and small town friendliness.

Leave your car behind and walk through the historic village located on the Headlands and surrounded by the Pacific. The property has everything you need to be comfortable. It contains two separate buildings each with its own Mendocino charm, the main house and the cottage. It boasts a spectacular white water ocean view from the master bedroom and elsewhere in the house and includes a large well landscaped yard.

The MAIN HOUSE contains three bedrooms, one with a queen sized bed and two bedrooms with two twin beds each (one of which can be made up into a king). There are two full bathrooms, one with a bathtub shower combination and one with a shower. The kitchen is fully equipped and ready to go. A brand new gas stove compliments the kitchen dining room area.

The secluded COTTAGE is behind the main house and contains another bedroom with a queen sized bed, a bath with a shower and the private hot tub and sauna which can be assessed from both the bedroom and outside.

The property is within easy walking distance of all the amenities Mendocino is famous for, numerous galleries, restaurants and unique shops, not to mention breathtaking views of the Pacific.

Please review the cancellation policy here-under.
The property has a 30-day cancellation policy. There will be no refund within 30 days of your arrival unless we are able to re-rent the house. The cancellation fee then becomes $100. Outside of 30 days of your reservation dates: Once you have made a reservation online or over the phone, there is a cancellation fee of 15% of the total rental amount. If we are able to re-rent the property, the cancellation fee becomes $100.

Keywords: Mendocino, home, ocean views, charming location in village, hot tub, walk to restaurants, shopping, beach, fully equipped


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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


          • Children Welcome
          • Pets Considered:

            $50 one time pet fee per dog. ...moreless

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower


          • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower


          Other Amenities

              • Linens and paper products provided, Dogs allowed, Children welcomed


              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Satellite / Cable:

                (2) Flat screen in living room...moreless

              • VCR
              • Video Library:

                Available at the Whitegate Inn at no charge....moreless


              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Horseback Riding
              • Miniature Golf
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Beach View:

                From second floor of main house and some other locations....moreless

              • Ocean View

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Racquetball
              • Rafting
              • Rock Climbing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Wind-Surfing


              • Clothes Dryer
              • Gas Fireplace
              • Internet
              • Linens Provided
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                street parking...moreless

              • Telephone
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet:

                WI-FI on property. Secure network....moreless


              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Refrigerator


              • Deck / Patio
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Patio
              • Wood Deck

              Pool / Spa

              • Hot Tub
              • Sauna


              Write a review 4.9
              from 13 traveler reviews
              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Low Season
              Nov 1 - Jun 30, 2015
              2 night min stay
              My Standard Rate
              2 night min stay

              Additional information about rental rates


              • Taxes Not included


              For stays of 7 days or longer one night is free. This applies to both high and low season rates.

              A deposit of one third by credit card is required. Full payment by credit card or check must be completed 30 days prior to arrival as there is a thirty day cancellation policy.

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              Other Activities: Hiking on numerous redwood forest and ocean trails, Fitness Center in Fort Bragg, Canoeing, Botanical Gardens, Skunk Train, Wine Tasting in the Anders


              Manager info

              Why Mendocino:
              There are only a few vacation rentals in the heart of historic Mendocino and fewer still which sleep 8 easily. Mendocino is an iconic village where over 100 movies have been made over the years. Murder She Wrote was filmed here as well. Perched on a bluff with the ocean on three sides, the views and atmosphere is found no where else.

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              • Side Cottage with Sauna and Hot Tub

                Side Cottage with Sauna and Hot Tub

              • View from the upstairs on the Mendocino Cv

                View from the upstairs on the Mendocino Cv

              • Dining room

                Dining room

              • Welcome to the Village Retreat!

                Welcome to the Village Retreat!

              • Large Open Kitchen

                Large Open Kitchen

              • Family room

                Family room

              • the Garden Path is lined with aromatic Rosemary

                the Garden Path is lined with aromatic Rosemary

              VRBO #23388

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              This listing was first published here in 2003.

              Date last modified - Tuesday, January 27, 2015

              $375 - $475 per night (USD)
              Minimum stay: 2 nights
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              Member since: 2003
              Speaks: english
              • Response time: Within a few days
              • Response rate: 20%
              • Calendar last updated: 09/29/2014
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