Whale Lodge, completely private luxury compound. Located on the south Mendocino coast near the coastal village of Anchor Bay. Only 3 hours from San Francisco. Snugged into the lee side of Point Arena, the area enjoys a micro climate with less fog and wind associated with the rugged coastline. Easy hike to Anchor Bay beach named by Conde Nast as one of the finest beaches in the west. Good kayaking, fishing, diving and hiking throughout the area. The Sea Ranch golf links is only a 10 minute drive. Anchor Bay village has a lovely organic market, world class Thai food, Mexican restaurant and a charming local coffee spot. A few more minutes finds you in Gualala for a couple of larger markets, a plethora of galleries and the amazing Gualala Art Center. The entire area is home to many artists, artisans and crafts people. Point Arena, slightly further west is the step off place to miles of bluff trail that is in Stornetta Public Lands National Seashore. Enjoy up close vies of the migrating whales, squadrons of pelicans and discover this is a bird watchers' paradise. Whale Lodge is a wonderful combination of groomed grounds and a bit of the wild side. Beautiful redwoods, lots of wildlife and a small creek. Complete privacy and serenity comes with the package. Main house is approximately 3200 square feet. Hundreds of feet of deck for additional living and entertaining. The interior finishes of Brazilian Cherrywood, African slate and redwood ceilings create the lodge ambience. The 15 foot tall living room fireplace of cobbles from the early streets of San Francisco is the focal point for the grand living room. Chef's kitchen with new GE Monogram 5 burner gas cooktop, double ovens, Cherrywood clad subzero refrigerator/freezer and granite counters. The center island has second sink and additional two burner cooktop. The perfect kitchen for the cook and guests to enjoy. Luxurious master suite with spa type bath, fireplace and deck access. Two additional suites with beautifully appointed baths on upper level in the main house. Each suite has access to the upper deck. Half bath on main floor. Access to the amazing huge deck from every area of the house. Ocean view from each and every room. Attached double garage, laundry room, security system. The guest house is a treasure for you and your guests. Spacious and private with the same luxury finishes as the main house. Living area expands when the wall of glass is opened to the private deck. Wonderful outdoor deck dining. Easy-on gas fireplace. The loft bedroom is cozy, the bath is pure luxury. The kitchenette is finished with the same high quality cherry as the main house. Attached garage. The "boat house"; the name derives fro the seller's pursuit of boat building and collecting. It is the finest shop space one can imagine. Eight hundred square feet with 15' height. And even the same fine redwood ceiling as the dwellings. Built in bar with sink. Access via a split barn door, commercial grade electric front door, plus sliding full height side door.