Sonoma County offers broad, sandy beaches, secluded coves, rugged headlands, natural arches, a craggy coastline with fertile tide pools and offshore reefs. The Sonoma coast has 16 miles of some of the most breathtaking scenery in the world. If you would like to be within walking distance to Goat Rock State Beach check out the Tidesong vacation rental. Or within walking distance to Salt Point State Park discover the Timber Sea Sojourn rental. For mesmerizing ocean cove views the Cliff Cove Chalet is the one. Vacation Rentals in the village of Jenner by the Sea offers walking distance & access from kayak to the sea or rugged coastline down the beach.
Access to State parks five-mile trail system.Additional hiking trails meander through the headlands to the ocean. Discover wildlife such as birds (over 300 identified species), racoons, rabbits, black-tailed deer, skunks, squirrels, or on rare occasions, elusive gray foxes and badgers. From December through April gray whales pass through for their annual migration from Alaska to Baja California and back. The Sonoma Coast is home to hundreds of harbor seals. For a short walk to redwoods and a waterfall consider a stay at the Old Mill Cottage.
Water abounds with access to the Russian River and Pacific Ocean. From your kayak enjoy an adventure on the Russian River estuary from giant redwoods, abundant wildlife and plant communities to the craggy rocks of the Pacific. If you are interested in a river front vacation rental close to the ocean take a look at Moon River. Jenner Vacation Rentals can help to arrange a kayak tour/trip or kayak rentals. All of our Jenner Village rentals are a very short walk to kayak rentals & river access.
Every day cyclists take to the scenic byways in and around Jenner. Cyclists come from the far north, south, east and west finding in Jenner a perfect location for rest and rejuvenation. Join cyclist from around the world who have come to ride the Sonoma Coast.
When abalone season is open the pre-dawn drive up the coast is a regular event for lovers of this ocean born culinary delicacy. Any of our accommodations welcome divers celebrating an invigorating abalone hunt along the bottom of the ocean close to shore. We offer a divers paradise in Timber Cove, 1/2 hour north of Jenner. Come enjoy one of our exclusive ocean front vacation homes.
Experience the patchworks of award winning, internationally acclaimed vineyards rolling through Sonoma County's sun swept hills and valleys while sampling some of the best wines in the world. Enjoy your own beautiful drive to the nearby wine country of Sonoma and Napa counties or Jenner Vacation Rentals can provide an unforgettable tour with experienced knowledgeable chauffeurs who will pick you up and return you and your vintage treasures to your vacation home by the sea. We like John Condon's tours. John is highly recommended. He really knows the area and will customize a wine country tour according to your tastes. John can be reached at: 707-579-2209 (www.calrivers.com)and please mention Jenner Vacation Rentals.
Enjoy a massage from Holistic Massage at your vacation rental. Certified Swedish, Polarity and Deep Tissue Massage. Advanced reservations are required. Call 707-865-9536. Couples massages can be arranged. In addition to massage, catering is available, call 707-865-9905. Menus can be emailed upon request. Arrange to have your rental stocked with your favorites through our personal shopper service. Service details upon request.
Within a 20-40 minute drive enjoy the area boutiques and antique shops along the way through small villages within a patchwork of local farmers markets, art exhibits, and local festivals. Related area information is located in each Jenner Vacation Rental by the sea guest book.
Three great courses to enjoy. The Links at Bodega Harbour are 15 minutes south of Jenner. The Northwoods Golf Club is 15 minutes east along the Russian River. The Windsor Golf Club is 35 minutes east through scenic wine country. The Links at Bodega Harbour enjoys Bay and Ocean Views: 707-875-3538.... Northwoods Golf Club, play amidst Magnificient Redwoods: 707-865-1116.... Windsor Golf Club; The Heart of the Wine Country: 707-838-7888 Fun!
Box Office: 707.546.3600 (Tuesday - Saturday, Noon to 6pm) Now in its 27th year, the non-profit Wells Fargo Center for the Arts is the North Bay premier Arts Center presenting world-class performances, nationally recognized education programs, contemporary sculpture, and many popular community events. Together with its resident companies, the Center is ranked as a California top performing arts presenters hosting performances in music, theater, dance, comedy, and spoken word.
River's End Restaurant is perched on a bluff overlooking the mystical Russian River entering the great Pacific Ocean. The vistas are breathtaking and beaches endless. Located one hour and 45 minutes north of the Golden Gate Bridge, this haven for lovers of the Sonoma Coast and wine country has been around since 1927. Originally built as a restaurant and inn for the loggers and fisherman; today River's End serves guests looking for the ideal romantic dinner or just searching for renewal. Your host, Bert Rangel,will guide you through a memorable experience that will prove to be the "Complete Dining Experience".
We're so happy to be available to parents/guardians who need some grown-up time for dates (what a concept!), appointments, shopping, and meetings. If you are visiting our lovely Russian River recreational area, consider adult time for a quiet meal, kayaking, winery tours, etc. Call: Call 707-869-3850 or email [email protected] (www.lovingandlearningcenter.com)
Fort Ross State Park - 20 Minutes North of Jenner on a spectacular part of Hwy 1. Fort Ross State Historic Park brings attention to the varied stories that have occurred here through the centuries, including the long formation of the coastal natural history, the centuries past and present of resident Kashia Pomo people, the Russian colonization periods (1812-1842), the Ranch era (1842-1972), and the over one hundred year era of this area as a protected resource as a State Historic Park. The park's Visitor Center is an excellent place to start a tour of Fort Ross to become acquainted with the rich natural and cultural history of the area.