The Harbor House Inn is surrounded by an abundance of natural beauty and pristine landscapes, offering many activities and opportunities to enjoy what nature has to offer. 


Whale Watching

(Available December – April Only)

During the winter months, Grey Whales migrate along the Mendocino Coast and it is a great opportunity to get up close and personal with these gentle giants.


For Reservations & Prices: Call Telstar Charters at 707-964-8770 or All Aboard Adventures at 707-964-1887



Horseback Riding

Adventure through the endless trails and terrains, just within a short-drive from the Inn. Check out Greenwood State Beach, Navarro River Redwoods State Park, Van Damme State Park or the Mendocino Headlands for breathtaking views and solitude.


No Reservations needed. Our reservations team has compiled a list of our favorite spots and would be happy to print it out for you at check in.

Plan a horseback riding trip through the redwood forest, or cliff lined beaches of Manchester State Beach. 


For Reservations & Prices: Contact Tobi with Ross Ranch at 707-877-1834



For a great group activity and a day out on the water, take part in a fishing charter.


For Reservations & Prices: Call Telstar Charters at 707-964-8770 or

All Aboard Adventures at 707-964-1887

Beach Combing

Follow the garden pathways down to our own private beach for shell collecting and breathtaking views of Wharf Rock.


Explore the coastal waterways, caves, and sea life surrounding the Mendocino Coastline, via a guided kayak tour.


For Reservations & Prices: Contact Craig with Kayak Mendocino at 707-813-7117


Wine Tasting

Sample from our award-winning collection of wines. Whether that be ordering the perfect bottle upon arrival, enjoying a beverage on our oceanview deck, or adding on a carefully selected beverage pairing to your dinner, our sommelier can help you pick the perfect wine for your visit.


Please reach out to our Guest Relations Team for assistance with booking activities by calling 707-877-3203, or emailing

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5600 South Highway 1,

Elk, CA 95432

(707) 877-3203

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