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Little RiverUnited States of America

Explore relaxing Little River: its oceanfront, hiking, beaches, and more!

Experience the seaside city of Little River—restaurants, hiking trails, and sights from Van Damme State Park to Mendocino Headlands State Park.

Top Hotels in Little River

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Heritage House Resort & Spa
Heritage House Resort & Spa
4 out of 5
5200 N Highway 1, Little River, CA
The price is $399 per night from Oct 22 to Oct 23

Nestled on the beach, this Little River hotel is 0.5 mi (0.9 km) from Van Damme State Park and 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Albion River Bridge. Agate Beach and Friendship ...

4.3/5Excellent! (992 reviews)

"The views are incredible, and the rooms and bathroom are very spacious. With the restaurant closed due to COVID, it can be difficult to get food without making a trip into Mendocino. For this reason, I'd say the room rates are little overpriced at the moment. Otherwise, it was a great ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 4, 2020

Heritage House Resort & Spa
Seafoam Lodge
Seafoam Lodge
3.5 out of 5
6751 N HWY 1, Little River, CA
The price is $179 per night from Oct 7 to Oct 8

Situated in Little River, this lodge is 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Van Damme State Park and within 3 mi (5 km) of Albion River Bridge and Mendocino Headlands State ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (94 reviews)

"Nice room with some ocean view. Rooms have small refrigerators and chairs to watch tv,. Upstairs rooms have balconies with outdoor tables and chairs. With tax, it was $300 a night. Great coffee in the room with a small two-cup coffee maker."…"

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2020

Seafoam Lodge
Mendocino Cottage Ocean View! Fireplace! Sauna! Walk to Beach!
Mendocino Cottage Ocean View! Fireplace! Sauna! Walk to Beach!
Little River, CA

Situated in Little River, this cottage is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Van Damme State Park and 2.9 mi (4.6 km) from Mendocino Headlands State Park. Van Damme Pygmy Forest ...

4.3/5Excellent! (16 reviews)
Amazing Getaway!

"Wonderful weekend! Was just what the wife and I and the dogs needed to beat the heat, smoke, and daily COVID struggle. Walked in and the house smelled super clean and was never concerned with cleanliness or COVID. The housekeeping staff did a great job. Very cozy house on the back of the property. ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2020

Mendocino Cottage Ocean View! Fireplace! Sauna! Walk to Beach!

Popular places to visit in Little River

Van Damme State Park
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Van Damme State Park

4.5/5(150 reviews)

Explore the great outdoors at Van Damme State Park, a lovely green space in Little River. Amble around this relaxing area's beautiful beaches and enjoy its charming coffeehouses.

Glass Beach
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Glass Beach

4/5(465 reviews)

Comb the beach for sea glass gems and artificial rubies in this former trash site that has become a bay of colors.

Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens
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Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens

4.5/5(201 reviews)

Take a tour of this enormous floral haven and follow the trail to the coast for excellent views of the Pacific Ocean.

Mendocino Headlands State Park
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Mendocino Headlands State Park

4.5/5(347 reviews)

Hike through this scenic park for its excellent views and beaches and browse the fascinating exhibits in the visitor center.

MacKerricher State Park
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MacKerricher State Park

4.5/5(198 reviews)

Explore the great outdoors at MacKerricher State Park, a lovely green space in Fort Bragg. Wander the beautiful beaches and seaside in this family-friendly area.

Point Cabrillo Lighthouse
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Point Cabrillo Lighthouse

4.5/5(170 reviews)

Learn about the local history of Mendocino when you take a trip to Point Cabrillo Lighthouse. Stroll along the seaside or discover the area's beautiful sunsets.

Reviews of Little River


Top Destination

5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent 66.66666666666667%
4 - Good
4 - Good 29.032258064516128%
3 - Okay
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2 - Disappointing
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1 - Terrible
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5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Mar 7, 2020

Love the location. There is no other stretch of the California Coast that matches it (OK, Big Sur is amazing)

5/5 - Excellent


Jan 31, 2020

Close to downtown Mendocino

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Jan 1, 2020

The area is spectacular - just gorgeous and peaceful.

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveler

Dec 2, 2019

The place is losing its qualities. We have been there before and had a good quality and service. The front desk attitude is short and unprofessional ( basically not caring).

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Nov 19, 2019

Relax and enjoy the magnificent view of the ocean.

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Sep 16, 2019

The owners were very friendly and property was immaculate. I would of have rated it excellent except for the walls were not very sound proof.

Cities near Little River

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