Mendocino Farmhouse Bed & Breakfast

Olson Lane , Mendocino, CA 95460-0247 USA (Show map)


Mendocino Farmhouse is nestled in a private forest setting just minutes from the village of Mendocino, surrounded by beautiful gardens with open meadows and a pond. The farmhouse is filled with comfortable antique furnishings, wallpapered rooms, flowers, and an eclectic collection of books and music. All rooms have private baths and some have fireplaces. The barn cottage, located across from the farmhouse features two rooms, each with private baths and stone fireplaces in a separate sitting area. Each room has its own private entrance. After you have spent a very restful night's sleep in one of our comfortable rooms you will wake up to a hearty farmhouse breakfast.



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  • Guest room4.4
  • Service4.5
  • Value4.5
  • Cleanliness4.7
  • Onsite Dining4.4

special place

5 on March 12, 2016

We have stayed here many times over the is secluded, lovely and comfortable. The breakfasts are always tasty.You are sure to be pleased.

Beautiful quiet retreat

5 on February 19, 2016

The Mendocino Farmhouse is about 2 miles and a whole ambiance away from Mendocino Village. It's tucked into a redwood forest, with meadows and outdoor tables. We stayed in John's Room, which was huge and fell asleep to a fire in our fireplace. Peace, quiet, and 5 minutes drive to the ocean after wandering in the redwoods. Margie was welcoming and warm to us, even cooking something special for me, when I couldn't eat what she'd cooked for everyone else because of dietary restrictions. The quiche with a mushroom crust on our last day was to die for.

A beautiful, tranquil oasis amongst the redwoods

4.8 on September 03, 2015

We had a wonderful night at Mendocino Farmhouse on our drive up the west coast. Our host Margie was thoughtful and quietly attentive; she even had gentle Hawaiian guitar music playing softly during our tasty breakfast to get us in the mood for the exotic destination on our trip. Thank you for a delightful stay.

home from home

4.4 on June 16, 2015

Had a great four day stay at the Farmhouse. Margie was a lovely lady and made us feel at home in a very genuine way. We were sorry to leave. Breakfasts were delicious and the room comfortable and homely. Graham & Liz Ball

Idyllic place

4.4 on June 09, 2015

The grounds are absolutely wonderful. Such an idyllic spot. My only minor complaint was that there was not enough light to read by in our room.

Mendocino Farmhouse

5 on June 04, 2015

Quiet. Tranquil amidst a clearing of redwoods yet only a couple minutes from town, and away from the fog. An oasis. Cozy. Delicious breakfasts. lovely scented garden, sweeping meadow and pond to sit by.


3.6 on April 12, 2015

Room smelled a bit musty but it may have been the weather. Breakfast was great! No TV but Internet connectivity...

Lovely house, very cozy and quiet

4.4 on March 25, 2015

If you want a romantic relaxing weekend, this is your go-to. I would recommend to choose the barn over the rooms in the house but only because it's even more quiet out there. Margie is a very nice lady and she makes the most amazing breakfast. All in all: Very good choice!

Wonderful place to stay!

4.6 on January 18, 2015

We've stayed here twice and had a wonderful time. Margie's rooms are plush and comfy, with lots of attention to detail, her grounds are lovely and her breakfasts are delicious.

Quiet and restful B&B

3.0 on January 16, 2015

We had a relaxed and quiet stay of New Year. The rooms are comfortable and a highlight is wood fire that greets you in the morning in the dining/lounge area. Recommended if you like peace and quiet in the woods.

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Rooms & Rates

Karin's Room

A quiet and cozy second floor room at the back of the house. Queen bed, private bath.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $95 - $105

John's Room

Our largest room with a fireplace. King and twin bed for a third person. Bath has large tub and shower, coffee maker in the room.

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King , 1 Twin

Nightly Rate: $115 - $125

Jim's Room

Best view room overlooking the pond and forest with a fireplace and private bathroom with a skylight, tub and shower. Queen bed, fireplace.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $115 - $125

Elizabeth's Room

Our newest room located on the ground floor of the house, tucked away in back. Private deck with seating area and a view of the forest. King bed, large bath with tub and shower. Coffee maker.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Nightly Rate: $120 - $130

Cedar Room

View of the sitting area in Cedar. Your own private meadow is just outside the door. Secluded and Romantic. Stone fireplace, queen bed, tub/shower, coffemaker and small refrigerator.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $135 - $145

Pine Room

Newly decorated with painted bed and stone fireplace, Pine Room is next to the 'secret garden'. Queen bed, private bath with tub/shower, coffeemaker and small refrigerator.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $135 - $145

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Location Type

nestled in the redwoods, on private country road


San Francisco, CA (SFO) 150 miles

Directions to property:

Drive North on HWY 101 from the Golden Gate Bridge to Cloverdale. (2 hours drive) On the North side of Cloverdale take HWY 128 West to HWY 1 and the Pacific Ocean. (1 and 1/2 hours drive) Drive North on HWY 1 for about 10 miles. Go past Albion and Little River. Turn RIGHT onto the Comptche-Ukiah Road just before Mendocino Village. Drive 1.7 miles on Comptche-Ukiah Road and turn LEFT on Olson Lane. Mendocino Farmhouse is at the end of the road. Look for our sign on the right.

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Beach, Concert venue, Eco-tourism, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Ocean, Mendocino Music Festival, Pt Cabrillo Lighthouse, Mendocino Film Festival, Wine & Mushroom Fest, Glass Beach, Skunk Train, Winesong!, Performing Theater, Picnic area, River, Vineyard, Winery

Inn Details

On-site amenities

Telephone, Wedding Facilities, Wi-Fi

Room amenities

Alarm clock, Board games, Coffee/Tea facilities, Fireplace, Fridge, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Library, Private entrance, Radio

On-site activities

Bird watching, Whale Watching, Beach Combing

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  • Check In:: 2 pm
  • Check Out:: 11 am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only outside only
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Limited By prior arrangement 8yr and up
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: 2 nights on weekends. Three on holiday weekends
  • Deposit Amount Required: Rooms are held 5 days pending receipt of your deposit in the amount of one night's rate or charged to your credit card at the time of reservation.
  • Cancellations: In case of cancellation your deposit is refunded (less a $15.00 processing fee on credit card reservations) if we are notified ten days before arrival or if we are able to re-rent the room for time booked.



Marge Kamb

Languages spoken


Resident Pets

Cats , Dogs , chickens

About the innkeepers

The Mendocino Farmhouse was built by and for Marge's family 33 years ago. Margie has been running the Inn since 1985 but still finds time to enjoy performing in the local Opera Company, putting on knitting retreats, and kayaking up Big River.

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  • Time Served: 8:30 to 10am
  • Serving Location: Breakfast/dining area

Special meal options

Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian , Vegan, gluten free

Signature Dish

Orange Whole Wheat Pancakes
Delicious and light, sweetened naturally. Served with sausage or ham and sometimes sprinkled with fresh raspberries from the garden.