Wednesday, March 4, 2009
Captain's Inn at Moss Landing in Moss Landing California
The quaint, fishing village of Moss Landing is located in the scenic Monterey Bay area within easy reach of well-known destinations like Monterey, Carmel and Santa Cruz. Travelers who enjoy the outdoors will enjoy the Moss Landing Harbor and can choose from countless activities like fishing, boating, swimming and surfing or simply taking a walk on the beach and enjoying scenic views of the sand dunes and marshes. Other activities include antique shopping, wine tasting, wildlife tours and whale watching. There are events for every taste, ranging from the Artichoke Festival, Whalefest and Big Sur Marathon to the Scottish Games and the Begonia Festival.
IBBP.com's Captain's Inn at Moss Landing offers wonderful waterfront views and wildlife watching including birds and seals. Many travelers just come to relax and enjoy the view from their rooms. All rooms have a coastal, nautical décor. A unique feature of this fine inn is the boathouse beds. Each room has a bit of nautical whimsy with each bed set having been created from an actual boat. You may sail away to a calm weekend on a racing boat with a sail canopy, enjoy tranquil days upon a wooden fishing vessel complete with wheelhouse, or peacefully drift with a canoe along the river.
All beds are either queen or king with quilts or comforters and feather pillows. A Home cooked breakfast is offered every morning. Walk to ocean beaches, harbor, antique shopping, wetlands, music at local venues, art studios, wildlife tours, whale watching, kayaking, hiking trails, bird watching and delightful dining. Rent our bikes for a peddle around the small town. Central Monterey Bay close to Santa Cruz and Monterey/Carmel and a short distance to Laguna Seca, Pebble Beach, and wine tasting.
Many critically acclaimed restaurants, including seafood, Italian, Mexican, American are within walking distance and without getting back on the highway.
Special packages are offered for romance, birders, whale watching, beach going, massages, Steinbeck Center, Mazda raceway, ballet, and more!!
The inn has been featured in AAA magazine VIA; "Highly Reccomended Inn" according to Wine and Country magazine; "Best Sleep" as selected by locals.