Looking for a perfect fall getaway on the seaside with a gourmet twist? Your adventure awaits at the Little River Inn, just south of Mendocino, CA.
The Little River Inn is charming Victorian inn on the Mendocino Coast. It’s perfect for quenching your gourmet, adventure and seaside thirsts. Not only is it a great place for relaxing at the spa, The Little River Inn offers some opportunities you don’t find at most resorts.
Sea Kayak Picnic
A great way to enjoy the Pacific is atop a kayak. An even better way to enjoy the Pacific is to visit a private beach that you can only reach by sea. They offer a package that allows you to enjoy the sea in style and with quite literally, great taste.
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Led by your guide, you will kayak to a private beach where you may see Harbor seals, shore birds and sea stars. Once you and your companions arrive at the private beach, you’ll enjoy a picnic lunch created just for you by Chef Marc Dym. You’ll also be treated to a bottle of wine to enjoy during or after your picnic. The choice is yours.
Not skilled with a kayak? People of all levels are welcome to take part. Your gear is also provided. No need to pack a wetsuit, booties, life jacket or helmet. It’s all there.
The Sea Kayak Picnic is available now until late fall.
Diving and the Abalone Adventure at the Albion Schoolhouse
Do you love to dive? Do you love the taste of a fresh, succulent abalone? You may want to take part in the Abalone Adventure at the Albion Schoolhouse. Whether you are an experienced diver or a novice, you’ll have the opportunity to dive with some great freedive guides during Northern California’s peak abalone season.
You’ll find a rare diving experience this fall at the Little River Inn.
But the dive isn’t all of your adventure. Afterwards you’ll enjoy a demonstration on how to clean and prepare your catch that you’ll later feast on the day of your dive.
You’ll stay at the charming Albion Schoolhouse. It’s an art deco 1930s gem outfitted with modern amenities. Your package is for 3 couples or 6 people. It’s available August 1, 2016- November 30, 2016.
About the Little River Inn
The Little River Inn is a family owned and operated boutique resort on the Mendocino coast of California. The Inn boasts a chef-driven restaurant, nine-hole Audubon-certified golf course, professional tennis courts and day spa. Ideal for the entire family (and pet-friendly as well), the Inn has 66 guest rooms ranging from the economical to the luxurious. Several private meeting and special event spaces with stunning ocean and garden views make the Inn an excellent venue for small to medium-sized weddings and corporate retreats.
The restaurant, helmed by CIA-trained Executive Chef Marc Dym, is a destination unto itself. The Inn’s delicious, often hearty California coastal cuisine has a following so dedicated that it is not uncommon for guests to fly in by private plane for Sunday Brunch. Ole’s Whale Watch Bar is a classic local hangout where guests gather for drinks and a casual bite. Sue Bondoux is the treasured bar manager with a remarkable 21-year history of making drinks at Little River Inn.
Little River Inn has a beautiful, nine-hole golf course that plays like 18 and is appropriate for many skill levels. The Inn’s Day Spa features three treatment rooms. It offers in-room services, and recently launched a full-service salon offering pedicures, manicures, facials, and a hair studio.
Overseen by fifth-generation Innkeeper Cally Dym, Little River Inn was proud to celebrate its 75th anniversary in 2014.
You can find the Little River Inn just south of Mendocino at 7901 N. Highway One, Little River, CA 95456. For reservations, call 707-937-5942 or visit www.littleriverinn.com.