Elk Vacation Rentals

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Make Elk your next getaway—choose from 7 great vacation rentals

One of the smallest towns along the Mendocino coast, little Elk, California is nonetheless big on appeal. A little more quiet and peaceful than its better-known neighboring towns to the north, a stay in one of our Mendocino coast vacation rentals in Elk offers sweeping views and natural splendor along with true relaxation.

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Elk vacation rentals for every getaway

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Elk Rock Beach Cottage 3D Tour
2 Bedroom | 1 Bath | Sleeps 6

Elk Rock Beach Cottage - Elk, CA

From $234
Pacific Bliss 3D Tour
3 Bedroom | 3 Bath | Sleeps 7

Pacific Bliss - Elk, CA

From $281
Bella Mare 3D Tour
5 Bedroom | 3.5 Bath | Sleeps 8

Bella Mare - Elk, CA

From $799
Greenwood Beach Cottage 3D Tour
2 Bedroom | 1 Bath | Sleeps 4

Greenwood Beach Cottage - Elk, CA

From $167
Elk Mid-Century
3 Bedroom | 3 Bath | Sleeps 8

Elk Mid-Century - Elk, CA

From $392

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Recent Elk vacation rental reviews

Lee A. | May 2022
My husband and I booked this cottage for our anniversary. Needless to say, we were not disappointed. The view is spectacular!! The home was spotless and the kitchen was fully stocked with every appliance you may need. We brought our own food since there really isn’t any place to eat near by. We took advantage of the BBQ and enjoyed our meals on the deck. I wouldn’t hesitate to come back, we hated to leave. Lots of nice trails near by and the botanical garden in Fort Bragg was amazing….highly recommend.
Carole O. | May 2022
Brett S. | May 2022

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Things to do in Elk, CA

Despite its diminutive size, Elk offers some lovely dining options for its lucky visitors. Queenie's Roadhouse Cafe has legendary eggs Benedict, and pub food doesn't get much better than at Bridget Dolan's. For a really unique experience, head up the bluff to the firehouse/dive bar (yes, really) Beacon Light by the Sea for a few laid-back beers and a lot of interesting conversation from the affable owner.

Anything else you might need is within easy reach in the larger towns of Mendocino or Fort Bragg to the north. Of course, the real draw is the coast itself. Rugged cliffs, sweeping vistas, and picturesque sea stacks make this stretch of shoreline a photographer's dream. To get a little closer to the beauty, take an ocean kayak tour, or plan a horseback ride along the beach.

Just north of town is the gorgeous Navarro River Redwoods State Park, a must-visit for a scenic hike under a canopy of old-growth trees. And after a long day of exploration, book a massage at a local spa for a well-deserved treat!

From luxurious escapes to adventure-packed weekends, our Mendocino vacation rentals in beautiful, charming Elk guarantee an experience you'll never forget.