• Serene look out at Inn at Schoolhouse Creek

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Inn at Schoolhouse Creek

Celebrate Your Journey

Come experience the majestic California coast firsthand at our Mendocino hotel! Our coastal inn offers ocean view cottages and private rooms, perfect as a place to relax and unwind with friends and loved ones or begin your escape into nature.

Visit the Beach

Mendocino is the perfect place to see the amazing ocean and wander through state parks!

Just a short drive away, explore all that the natural coast has to offer. Visit Big River Beach with your pup and let them run on the sand and play in the water, dogs are welcome there off leash!



Gorgeous scenery surrounds our unique 17 rooms and cottages.

You’ll wake up to an amazing view of the breathtaking Pacific Ocean or our beautiful, natural gardens.

See our About page to learn about the history of the inn, the first one on the coast!


Your pet is part of your family, so why leave your furry companion at home while you’re on vacation?

Fido receives the ultimate guest experience with a welcome kit with all the essentials, toys, and unlimited treats! Pets are able to join guests in any cottage and most rooms.

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Explore the Area

Fill your vacation with serene nature walks, breathtaking ocean views, and abundant wildlife in beautiful Mendocino. Once you discover our Mendocino restaurants, you’ll experience fresh, local produce as well as unbeatable seafood. In addition to amazing cuisine, Mendocino offers fantastic beaches, captivating whale watching, and great outdoor activities including kayaking, surfing, hiking, and more.

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Pacific View Room

Pacific View is nestled at the top of the meadow on our expansive property, situated on a hillside that provides panoramic vistas of greenery and ocean views from the top …>>