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Sand Dollar at Mendocino Coast Dunes, Private Luxury & Spa

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Last updated: 09/19/2014
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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Fort Bragg house description

Mendocino Coast Dunes is a short, six mile drive from downtown Fort Bragg. It is set in the heart of MacKerricher State Park, famous for its white water surf, big sandy beach, sea lion colony, sand dunes and many trails for hiking and biking. A short walk down our private trail gets you to the 10-30 minute just short of half mile walk across the fabulous dunes to “Ten Mile Beach” with its breathtaking views of the Pacific coastline.

The Sand Dollar is one of four homes available at the Mendocino Coast Dunes. This spacious one bedroom/one bath home features a large, open state of the art kitchen with a gas range and stainless steel appliances throughout. The living room is open to the kitchen and dining area. A gas-log fireplace accents the entertainment wall with a 43' flat screen TV. The very spacious master bedroom holds a queen captain's bed with a spacious sitting area including a breakfast nook. Two additional queen size futons are available in the living room and a second sleeping room off the master bedroom. The additional sleeping room has large, open windows facing the dunes with a second door to the outside patio. An open patio surrounds a private hot tub with dunes for backdrop and a year round fire pit awaits you. Access to the pristine dunes and beach of MacKerricher State Park is just a short walk via our private road. Pet friends are welcome with an additional deposit and “pet contract” pending approval prior to arrival.

Come enjoy this secluded property only minutes from downtown Fort Bragg, which offers additional activities, shopping and dining. Enjoy a pint at the legendary North Coast Brewing Company, catch the Skunk Train for a leisurely ride through the redwoods, and take a break from it all at one of the many restaurants or cafes Fort Bragg has to offer.

For the wine lover, don't miss Pacific Star Winery just right up the road a few miles. This winery is located on an incredible ocean bluff and offers many varietals of fine wines sure to please any pallet. Or make the day trip through the majestic redwoods to wine tasting with scenic views in nearby Anderson Valley. Roederer (famous for their sparkling wine), Navarro Vineyards, Husch Vineyards and Lazy Creek Vineyards are just a few of the wineries that can all be easily visited on a day away in wine country.

The charming town of Mendocino is also just a short distance south of Fort Bragg. Built on the rocky bluffs of the Pacific, Mendocino is a picture-perfect coastal village. Enjoy the panoramic ocean views while walking down Main Street. Check out the gourmet shops, local wines, delicious food, and the many art galleries in town.

The Sand Dollar is the ideal place for smaller families or a romantic weekend away. Reserve all four Mendocino Coast Dunes homes for larger groups. All four homes are wheelchair accessible throughout. Rates listed for the Sand Dollar are per FOUR persons with a small fee for additional occupancy and pets (6 persons maximum, two night minimum). Owner maintained/managed for over 20 years.

Mendocino Coast Dunes is managed by a local property management company whose staff is available to assist you with any questions that may arise.

Keywords: hot tub, spa, pets, large, beach, MacKerricher, park, Ft Bragg, Mendocino, Wine, Skunk Train, ocean, sea, private, dog

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • House

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Pets Considered:

            $35 per pet, 2 pet maximum, refundable deposit of $350, signed pet agreement required...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Children Welcome
          • Wheelchair Accessible

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6, Beds for 2-6

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Refrigerator
          • Ice Maker
          • Microwave
          • Dishwasher
          • Kitchen


          • Babysitter
          • Gas Fireplace
          • Washing Machine
          • Parking Off Street
          • Linens Provided
          • Clothes Dryer

          Other Amenities

              • Fire-pit and sitting logs under the stars (Bring own firewood) Nestled amid the Dunes. The ocean is visible after walking to the top of the first chain of dunes. Reach the ocean by going down the private path at end of Beal Lane and a pleasant 10-15 minute walk over the dunes and unique coastal fen to the shoreline where you also will see Inglenook Creek coming into the ocean - a fun area for children. Near MacKerricher State Park and Ten Mile River...moreless


              • DVD Player
              • CD Player
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo


              • Wireless Internet

              Pool & Spa

                  • Hot Tub

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Gazebo
                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Location & View

                      • Beach View:

                        Walk to the top of the Dune for an Ocean and Beach view...moreless


                      • Botanical Garden
                      • Whale Watching
                      • Horseshoes
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Groceries
                      • Hospital
                      • Laundromat
                      • Massage Therapist
                      • Medical Services
                      • Fitness Center
                      • Kayaking
                      • Snorkeling/Diving
                      • Cycling
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Equestrian Events
                      • Hunting Small Game
                      • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                      • Surfing
                      • Walking
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Paddle Boating
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Churches
                      • Library
                      • Marina
                      • Playground
                      • Recreation Center
                      • Synagogues
                      • Water Parks
                      • Winery Tours
                      • Live Theater
                      • Hiking
                      • Cinemas
                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Museums
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Boating
                      • Shelling
                      • Shopping
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Beachcombing
                      • Restaurants
                      • Swimming


                      Write a review 4.5
                      from 21 traveler reviews
                      Off Season (Sep 15 - May 15th) $125 night... $750 week (4 person occupancy)
                      Peak Season (May 16th- Sep 14th) $150 night... $870 week (4 person occupancy)
                      Contact us for Holiday Rates, Minimum 3 night stay ... Security Deposit Required
                      Mendocina Coast Dunes is a smoke-free property: No smoking allowed on the property
                      * Additional fees include: 11% local taxes, $95 cleaning fee & a $35 hot tub fee
                      *** Additional persons (over 4) $25 per person up to 6 MAXIMUM allowed
                      ** A $35/pet fee (with $350 deposit and pet contract) is required PRIOR to arrival
                      See our other VRBO listings at same location 377523, 377529, 377530

                      Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

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                      Last updated: 09/19/2014
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                      Date last modified - Friday, September 12, 2014


                      1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

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                      Sand Dollar at Mendocino Coast Dunes, Private Luxury & Spa

                      Fort Bragg #377527

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