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Headlands Inn Bed & Breakfast
Ranked #4 of 25 Mendocino B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 9 March 2014

My husband and I stayed at the Headlands Inn twice for my Mendocino High School reunions: once in 2003 and again in 2013. That we returned to the inn tells you everything; there are many B&Bs to choose from but we felt we'd already found the perfect place. Mendocino has everything you might desire in a coastal getaway: beaches, charming shops, great restaurants, interesting art galleries and beautiful state parks. Denise and Mitch are the perfect innkeepers and--frankly--the breakfasts were the best we've had anywhere--ever! You'll leave refreshed and happy; well-rested and well-fed and committed to return again and again.

Room Tip: The cottage is roomier than the guest rooms but slightly removed from the main inn. I recommend the...
  • Stayed: August 2013, travelled with family
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Reviewed 7 March 2014

I've stayed here 12 times in 12 years and Denise, Mitch and Kelly always make me feel welcome.

wonderful place

super breakfasts.. mendocino is a good town for walks on the beach, on the cliff and into the woods.

Room Tip: any of the rooms are great.
  • Stayed: March 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 27 February 2014

When, at the end of your short vacation, you can honestly say "this place could not have worked out better", you know that a lot of hands and hearts went into making it that way. My wife and I stayed for two nights in the Switzer room at the top of the house and were very comfortable. The feather bed -- and all of them are new we learned later -- was heavenly. We only wish we'd been able to stay another couple of days. The owners were out of town when we arrived, but the people left in charge immediately helped us feel like treasured guests.

One word about the breakfasts: Wow. OK, a few more: Savory and sweet, piping hot, beautiful presentation, plentiful, varied, best in town (because, how could another be better?)

I like staying in the village of Mendocino and Headlands is perfectly situated no more than two blocks from anywhere in town, on a quiet street with nearly no traffic.

Room Tip: The house is more than 150 years old. It's perfectly maintained but has quirks that you'd h...
  • Stayed: February 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 21 February 2014

This quite little getaway was PERFECT for my wife and I. We had a great time away, the cottage was not attached to the Inn but was just around the corner. We didn't mind it one bit. In fact, we enjoyed the fact that we were away in our own little hideaway. It was the perfect place for us to spend a Birthday weekend get away.

We wish we could have enjoyed the breakfast that was provided to those who stayed at the Inn it smelt so delicious but we had the best weekend at the Headlands Inn.

Room Tip: If you enjoy a TV and being exclusive in your own privacy and don't mind NOT eating breakfast, s...
  • Stayed: January 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 13 February 2014

We took advantage of the midweek specials at the inn which were very reasonable. Our room was lovely...we chose the Strauss, which is the biggest room and has a nice view of the ocean and headlands. The breakfasts were fabulous, creative and plentiful. We will definitely stay at Headlands Inn when we visit Mendocino again.

  • Stayed: February 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 12 February 2014

We really enjoyed our stay there. Can say nothing negative. Everyone was so nice and to repeat all the other reviews. Great location, comfortable beds and the best breakfast anywhere. We celebrated our 44th wedding anniversary and will make it our anniversary place to go.

  • Stayed: January 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 8 February 2014

We arrived here after a 6 hr drive from san Francisco, and thrilled with the location. Cozy and comfy best sum up the place, but would be great to be able to make a hot drink when you get here, but it appears that the kitchen area is locked up. Dying to explore the area, and try the local eateries.

Stayed: February 2014, travelled with family
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SweetdreamsMendocino, Owner at Headlands Inn Bed & Breakfast, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2014

We’re also thrilled that you found our location convenient for exploring and dining! Sorry that your arrival time was late! Of course, our kitchen & office are closed after hours, but if we could have known, we would have been more than happy to leave a hot drink waiting for you upon arrival. We’re glad that you were able to enjoy our offer of hot drink waiting for you the following evening when you returned from dinner. It was our pleasure!

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Additional Information about Headlands Inn Bed & Breakfast

Address: 10453 Howard Street, PO Box 132, Mendocino, CA 95460
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Region: United States > California > Mendocino County > Mendocino
Amenities:
Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 25 B&Bs / Inns in Mendocino
Price Range: £113 - £212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Headlands Inn Bed & Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 8
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Headlands Inn is a distinctive Bed and Breakfast in the heart of picturesque, coastal Mendocino village. Casual elegance awaits you at this historic New England-style Victorian saltbox, where personalized service, charming accommodations, and tantalizing breakfasts ensure a perfect getaway! Ideally located, the Inn is only a short stroll to Mendocino's wonderful shops, galleries, restaurants, and the mighty Pacific Ocean. Come to relax, to reconnect, to celebrate -- Come and fall in love with Mendocino, and the Headlands Inn! ... more   less 
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