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Why Stay With Us

Serenity and style on California's Sonoma Coast

Our location inspires wanderlust in all who visit to experience their own Sonoma Coast adventure. Here are some of the reasons why our guests have made the Bodega Bay Lodge a serene getaway to call home.

#1 hotel on the Sonoma Coast

Consistently rated as the #1 hotel in Bodega Bay and on the Sonoma Coast on with guests returning to our Lodge again and again.

#2 Naturally Harvested Cuisine

Drakes combines bucolic décor and breathtaking Pacific Ocean views with warm, sophisticated service to create the Sonoma County’s premier dining destination.

#3 Coastal Treasure Trove

Offering picturesque views of the Bay, Bodega Head and the Pacific Ocean, our lodge is just a 10 minute amble down to Doran Beach Regional Park. Immerse yourself into the beauty of the North Central Coast, home to 25 marine protected areas. 

Bodega Bay Lodge at sunset
#4 Wine country retreat with resort amenities

From our renowned on-site restaurant, casual fireside bar, restorative spa services, heated pool & infinity edge hot tub to our beautifully landscaped gardens unwind in the custom comfort of our lodge.

#5 Locally owned, locally run

We are an independent, locally owned and operated hotel. Our down-to-earth team offer the best local knowledge and arrange interesting itineraries for unforgettable Sonoma Coast adventures. Have questions? Call us, and a real person will answer the phone!

#6 Authentic and unpretentious

Made of local timber and natural stone, the Bodega Bay Lodge is warm and inviting, with the authentic feel of a coastal retreat.

#7 We don't nickel and dime you

We don't charge a resort fee and ensure your stay isn’t interrupted by unnecessary costs. We provide excellent value with signature complimentary amenities including free Wi-Fi, free parking, complimentary evening wine reception, and locally sourced Taylor Maid Farms organic coffee and organic Numi teas in our lobby until noon each day.

#8 Intimate, Spacious Rooms

All of our rooms have cozy down-comforter beds and private balconies or verandas, and nearly all have memorable Bay views and fireplaces.

#9 Staff who are local insiders

Our friendly, down-to-earth team has the best local knowledge and access to activities, excursions and adventures. Whether it's your first or your 50th visit to the Sonoma Coast, we are pleased to assist you with reservations, great ideas and to arrange interesting itineraries.