Awake to the sound of waves crashing, fresh brewed coffee in hand, you greet the morning from your private deck overlooking the ocean. You might choose a short walk to the beach or hike nearby Fern Canyon. Sunsets and wine go well at Blanchard House.
Greet the morning with a view of the Pacific Ocean while you sip coffee and relax on your spacious private deck. Blanchard House overlooks Van Damme beach and the adjoining state park. You'll watch pelicans and sea gulls glide effortlessly as you listen to the soothing sounds of the ocean. Your accommodation includes a full bath, tub and separate shower, a king size bed and flat screen television with DVD player. You can stay connected to the world (should you wish) via wireless internet.
The Blanchard House has been catering to guests for the past 25 years.
Other amenities include in-room freshly ground coffee, tea, a mini refrigerator and microwave. You have a private entrance and parking.
Access to the property is gated for added security.
There are restaurants less than 5 minutes away.
You can walk to the beach or along the coastal headlands without ever getting in your car.
The historic Mendocino Village is two miles away, where you can stroll among the shops, art galleries, eateries or pay a visit to the historic Kelley House Museum. Although the architecture is of a time past, you can find a latte and good food at many locations.
Other local activities and attractions include the Mendocino Art Center, Living Light Culinary School and the Botanical Gardens. Kayaking on the ocean or local rivers, hiking or beach combing, all located nearby.
Depending on the time of your visit you can enjoy the Mendocino Music Festival, the Mendocino Film Festival, the Coast Writers Conference, TedX, the Mushroom & Fungi Festival, the Whale Festival or the Wine & Crab Festival.
In Fort Bragg, you'll find the North Coast Brewery, Glass Beach, the Skunk Train, art galleries and more shops.
You can visit wineries in Anderson valley, or drive north up the coast to Pacific Star Winery with it's spectacular ocean location.
Of course, you might choose to just kick back, read, enjoy a glass of wine and take in the relaxing atmosphere of the Blanchard House.
There is an 11% Mendocino County Bed Tax which is included in the daily rate. (1-2 persons)
Your host can assist you with your plans during your stay, you need only ask in advance.
Accès des voyageurs
Access your room via a private stairway and deck.
Blanchard House does not provide any cooking facilities other than microwave and mini-refrigerator.
Property is gated and you will be provided with an access code upon confirming your reservation.
You can walk to the beach and headlands from the Blanchard House without need of your car.
Échanges avec les voyageurs
Will greet guests and answer any questions about the area; will make any dinner reservations if requested; will leave guests to their privacy or engage in conversation if guest wishes. Easy-going atmosphere, but available if needed.
Access to the Blanchard House Guest Room is via an exterior stairway.
A mini-refrigerator and microwave are provided for guest usage.
Limited cell service in some coastal areas.
Holiday weekends require a minimum three (3) night booking.
Strictly non-smoking, no drug environment.
Not suitable for pets, animals or small children.
No cooking allowed (except for microwaveable items) No kitchen provided.
Please contact us in advance if you need an early check-in, you're welcome to do so if the room is available.
Si vous annulez jusqu'à 5 jours avant le voyage, vous recevez un remboursement intégral. En cas d'annulation au cours des 5 jours précédant le voyage, la première nuit est non remboursable, mais vous recevrez un remboursement à hauteur de 50 % du coût des nuits restantes.
A knitter, gardener, stamp collector, deltiologist (postcard collector), genealogist, cat lover and former student of the piano. (not necessarily in that order)
Have been hosting guests for many years as well as helping other lodging establishments and innkeepers with bookkeeping and organizational systems.