Alegria Oceanfront Inn & Cottages 44781 Main St., (800) 780-7905, (707) 937-5150. 10 rooms. Some TVs; some wood-burning fireplaces & stoves. Full breakfast. Hot tub. No pets. Built as a residence for a sea captain in 1861, this rustic inn overlooking Big River Beach features a weathered-wood exterior. Most rooms on the ocean side have a sun deck and ocean view, and Cove cottage has an ocean view from the shower. A private trail leads down to a beach.
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