Mendocino’s inn above the beach. Close to everything. Away from it all.

About Alegria Inn


Alegria Inn appears... the Bed & Breakfasts Travel Section of, with special appreciation paid to our cozy fireplaces. the Weekend Adventures Update blog by award winning travel writer, Carole Terwilliger Myers who stopped by while on a recent spin up the coast. She is also the author of Weekend Adventures in San Francisco and Northern California, now in its ninth edition. the Dallas Morning News. The charming and prolific writer, Jeff Miller, and his wife stayed with us last fall. the travel section of the LA Times an article by Christopher Reynolds about destinations for vacationing families. This article also ran in the San Francisco Chronicle. the 2nd edition of the California Bed & Breakfast Cookbook, a delicious collection of proven recipes from the members the California Association of Bed & Breakfast Inns (CABBI).

... in, a weekly newsletter that describes fun things to do around and within a day's drive from the San Francisco Bay Area. The head sherpa, Brad Day, stayed with us in August 2008 and mentioned Alegria in his newsletter about Mendocino that came out later that month. What-A-Trip, the blog of prolific SF Bay Area based travel writer, Nancy Brown the Los Angeles Times, January 16, 2008. Russ Parsons, columnist and author of two books (the best selling, How to Read a French Fry and How to Pick a Peach released in Spring 2007) visited us in August 2007 when blackberries were in season. Eric and Tavi had picked blackberries from the bushes along the beach path and I put them in the scones the morning Russ and his wife were here. I guess he liked 'em! the San Francisco Chronicle, November 15, 2007. 96 Hours columnist, Pia Sarkar, came to us undercover, then wrote a wonderful article with some nice pictures that covered two pages! We had no idea!

...on 71 miles, a website that covers weekend destinations within driving distance of Northern California. See what John Vlahides, the widely published travel expert and co-founder of the site, has to say about Alegria and other Mendocino area inns. We didn't know he was here either. the December 2006 issue of Sunset Magazine we were honored to be featured in the article, Mendocino Holiday, by Amy Traverso. Click on the links to view the article online or, if you get the magazine, it’s on page 26. Three pictures, too! One is of our treasured long time guests, Reggie and Kathleen Davis of Reno Nevada, who happened to be here when the photographer was here in November. They graciously agreed to be photographed on our bench swing. Anna, the cat (attention seeker) joined them.

...on Channel 5’s (San Francisco) “Eye On the Bay”. In this episode, the host, Liam Mayclem and his camera man took a trip through the Anderson Valley and up the Mendocino Coast. View the show! Meeting Liam was great. What a nice guy! the new edition of Morning Food by Margaret Fox. Elaine contributed the Blueberry Cream Cheese Coffeecake Recipe to former owner of Café Beaujolais and current Culinary Director of Harvest Market for her new edition of the classic , released by Ten Speed Press in September 2006.

We hope to welcome you soon to our little Village refuge by the sea!