Baechtel Creek Inn
101 Gregory Lane
Willits, CA, United States
(707) 459-9063 | 800-459-9911
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Welcome to the Baechtel Creek Inn

Mendocino County Lodging that is perfect for a Redwood Forest Vacation, a ride on the Skunk Train or a northern California Spa trip! Stay at our Willits' hotel, located in the heart of your favorite destination, Mendocino County, and discover it’s Soul! Located at the "Gateway to the Redwoods," we are easily accessible to the majestic California Redwoods, the Mendocino Coast and the award winning Mendocino County Wineries! Come stay with us; relax, indulge, and enjoy!

We are here when you decide it is time to discover beautiful Mendocino County!

The Baechtel Creek Inn, an Ascend Collection, is located at the Gateway to the Redwoods and is centrally located to the Majestic Redwoods, the gorgeous Mendocino Coast, and California’s Greenest Wine Region, with over 60 boutique and well known wineries. Whether you are thirsting for great wines, hungry for delicious cuisine or just craving a re-energizing getaway, Mendocino County is a perfect destination and Willits’ centralized location is in the “Heart” of the county.

We are a great location for discerning visitors seeking a more individualized, distinctive travel experience and who seek a sense of the local flavor of Mendocino County and the historic town of Willits. Be our guest for your memorable journey to this breathtaking part of Northern California and all it’s natural splendor, while relaxing at our Inn, where we offer an array of massages and treatments at The Spa.

Our passion is to connect guests with the real essence of our local culture. To share with them all that’s genuine about our surroundings. Whether its hiking through our amazing Redwood trails, or dining at our unique restaurants, or a ride on the historic Skunk Train, enjoying our live theater or meandering through the fascinating Mendocino County Museum- we want you to discover a true feel for the unique fabric of our community . . .

Located at the "Gateway to the Redwoods," we are easily accessible to the majestic California Redwoods, the Mendocino Coast and the award winning Mendocino County Wineries!

Come stay with us; relax, indulge, and enjoy!

Mushroom, Wine & Beer Festival!

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November 7 thru 16, 2014

Mushroom, Wine & Beer Fest

We are delighted to invite you to Mendocino County's 10th annual Mushroom, Wine & Beer Festival!

An abundance of events for your delight; mushroom forays, bike, kayake and equinine adventures, wine and mushroom pairings, and much more!  Hunt for the biggest mushrooms you can find and enter the Mighty Mushroom Contest.  You can also visit wineries and breweries along the way to get your Passport stamped for a chance to wine the grand prize package!


All Aboard the Mushroom, Wine & Beer Train!

November 8, 2014  10 AM to  5 PM

Take a ride on the historic Skunk Train for a day of mushroom, wine & beer tasting in the heart of the redwoods.  Guests depart at 10 am for Willits (or Fort Bragg) depots and will enjoy a mushroom cook-off with local chefs, Mendocino County wines and beer, foraging walks and more.  The train will arrive back to the depot by 5 PM.  This event is a benefit for the Mendocino County Museum.  All-inclusive tickets $115.00.  Details at  Call us for packages!    

Adam's Restaurant

Fine dining in Willits!  Frequently changing menu, featuring fresh seafood from the coast, organic beef and chicken, as well as pasta dishes and daily specials, Adam's offers many artfully prepared dishes to choose from.  Throughout the festival, we'll be featuring local, wild mushrooms paired with Mendocino County wines.  707 456-9226

Wild Mushrooms & Wine at BARRA of Mendocino

Sunday, November 9, 2014  3:00-5:00 PM

Interested in new receipes for your wild mushroom bounty?  Join us at BARRA of Mendocino winery for an afternoon with avid mushroom foragers and authors Alison Gardner and Merry Winslow as they share their new book, "Wild Mushroom Cookbook."  They will also prepare and serve sample receipe paired with our BARRA of Mendocino wines.  Stop by for delicious treats, learn something new and walk away with a nice bottle of wine for your next mushroom dinner.  707 485-0322