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Elk Cove Inn & Spa

  • 6300 S. Hwy. 1 Map It
  • Elk
  • Fodor's Choice


  • Gorgeous views
  • Great breakfast
  • Steps to the beach


  • Rooms in main house are smallish

Published 11/12/2015

Fodor's Review

Perched on a bluff above pounding surf and a driftwood-strewn beach, this property has stunning views from most rooms. The most romantic accommodations are in the pretty, antiquey cottage buildings, where each room is unique but all have peaked ceilings and hardwood floors. A newer Arts-and-Crafts-style building houses suites ($375–$395) with a more modern feel (including Jacuzzi tubs). All rooms include a lavish champagne breakfast in the main house as well as afternoon hors d'oeuvres with wine and cocktails. Spa treatments take place one at a time in a private building with a view of the ocean. If you want a massage, book early; the calendar is often full. With its quiet setting and high cliffs the inn is not ideal for young children; inquire by phone before booking.

Hotel Information


6300 S. Hwy. 1, Elk, California, 95432, United States

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707-877–3321; 800-275–2967

Hotel Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • 8 rooms, 4 suites, 4 cottages
  • Rate includes: Breakfast

Published 11/12/2015

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