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Welcome to California's Lost Coast

Located on Northern California's most remote coastline, Shelter Cove the gateway to the Lost Coast.

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Experience the Magic of Shelter Cove

Rich History and Culture

Nestled along the ruggedly beautiful Lost Coast of California, Shelter Cove exudes an enchanting charm that captivates visitors seeking both adventure and tranquility. Known as the gateway to the Lost Coast Trail, this picturesque hamlet offers unparalleled opportunities for hiking amidst breathtaking coastal cliffs and ancient redwoods. Whether you're a seasoned hiker or a casual nature enthusiast, the trails here lead to hidden coves. These paths also offer panoramic vistas that embody the untamed allure of Northern California's coastline.

Beyond its natural wonders, Shelter Cove invites visitors to unwind and indulge in leisurely pursuits. Golf enthusiasts can enjoy a relaxing round at the local nine-hole golf course, framed by stunning ocean views and fresh sea breezes. For those drawn to the water, fishing charters beckon with promises of abundant marine life, while surfers find solace in the rolling waves that grace Shelter Cove's shores. At day's end, the ambiance shifts to relaxation: picture yourself savoring locally brewed beers at a cozy brewery, combing the beaches for treasures washed ashore, or exploring the local art gallery that showcases the works of artists inspired by this coastal haven. As night falls, the rhythmic sound of the surf lulls you to sleep, a soothing reminder of the magic that permeates Shelter Cove, where every moment is an invitation to reconnect with nature and oneself.

Shelter Cove, the hidden Gem of Humboldt County

Tranquility and Relaxation

If you’re looking to escape the hustle and bustle of daily life, Shelter Cove is your ideal retreat. This secluded spot offers a tranquil environment where you can unwind and recharge. Stroll along the peaceful Black Sands Beach, listen to the soothing sounds of the ocean, and breathe in the fresh, salty air. Shelter Cove’s serene atmosphere makes it an exceptional destination for those seeking rest and relaxation.

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Sea Cove Inn

Coastal Cabin with Breathtaking Ocean Views

Retreat at Black Sands Beach

Your Gateway to the Enchantment of Black Sands Beach

Coastal Bliss

Ideal Location for a Tranquil Getaway

Serenity Chalet

Your Private Pet-Friendly Oasis with Abundant Amenities

Ocean Cottage

Tranquil Shores Retreat - A Coastal Sanctuary of Sophistication and Adventure at Ocean Cottage

Sunset Villa

A Luxurious Coastal Retreat with Breathtaking Ocean Views

The Cove House

A Luxurious Coastal Retreat with Breathtaking Ocean Views

Alessandra Licardo

Local Premiere Host

Alessandra Licardo, the founder and CEO of Shelter Cove Vacation Rentals, brings over a decade of experience in managing vacation homes in Shelter Cove. Her deep-rooted connection to this charming coastal village as a long-time resident provides her with an invaluable perspective for assisting travelers in finding their perfect getaway.

Alessandra's philosophy is to transcend mere customer service and embrace guest hospitality, where her team takes full responsibility for ensuring guests' happiness, comfort, and enjoyment during their stay.

With a degree in Interior Design and a history in the hospitality industry, Alessandra possesses a unique skill set that allows her to help homeowners optimize the income potential of their properties.

If you're a Shelter Cove homeowner interested in sharing your home with travelers, you can find more information by clicking on the link below.