Stanford Inn by the Sea Eco-Lodge and Retreat Center

Stanford Inn by the Sea Eco-Lodge and Retreat Center

Mendocino’s premier eco-resort – small, romantic overlooking organic gardens and the Pacific. The Inn offers wood burning fireplaces telephones, TVs, DVD’s, and wireless internet access in its accommodations. Guests enjoy complimentary gourmet breakfasts from the Inn’s extensive menu. The resort’s Catch A Canoe & Bicycles, too! provides mountain biking, canoeing, kayaking, and sailing along or on Big River Estuary, the Northern California’s longest undeveloped estuary. Yoga and massage are available at the Inn’s rustic spa which includes an aquatic center with sauna, hot tub and a large pool. The award winning Ravens Restaurant offers a full bar and sustainable, organic and vegan evening dining inspired by the produce of the o-site organic gardens. The Stanford Inn is home to the Mendocino Center for Well Being, offering regular and private classes in yoga, tai chi, qi gong, as well as Chinese Herbal approaches to well being, acupuncture, acupressure, nature and foraging walks, art play shops and much more. Massage in the Forest provides a variety of popular massage experience including Thai, facials, deep tissue, neuro muscular and hot stones

Lodging Style and Amenities

Housed in redwood lodge buildings, the Stanford Inn’s accommodations are paneled in pine with redwood accents. Rooms are traditionally furnished and all have decks, wood burning fireplaces, king or queen size beds, views, private baths and are decorated with art from local artists. Complimentary full breakfast is served to guests in the dining room. The Inn’s solarium includes a large pool. hot tub and sauna. There’s an exercise room, lavish gardens to explore, and a gift shop. Dinner is served at the award winning vegan Ravens’ Restaurant. Bar.

Seasons Open: All Year

Recreational Opportunities

Massage, yoga, tai chi, canoeing, kayaking, swimming, mountain bike riding, hiking, cooking classes

Rate Range: $198 – $350

Driving Directions

At the Intersection of Coast Highway One and Comptche Ukiah Road sjust south of Big River Bridge which connects Mendocino Village and points south.

Eco-Friendly Notes
Use organic, sustainable cleaning products for laundry and for cleaning the rooms; all organic waste is recycled and much is composted for the Inns extensive gardens; room amenities are green products from Gilchrist and Soames. Towels are bamboo (to reduce the bird kill associated with organic and commercial cotton).

Locally or Family Owned Business

Pet Friendly Notes
Pets always accepted – we provide food and water dishes, sheets to protect the furniture, and treats.

For More Information, Contact:

Jeff Stanford
[email protected]
PO Box 487, Mendocino, CA 95460
707-937-5615 · toll-free 8003318884 · fax 707-937-0305


Stanford Inn by the Sea Eco-Lodge and Retreat Center