Mendocino County boasts some of the most fantastic natural hot springs in the world. It is home to Vichy Springs Mineral Hot Springs Resort and Country Inn, a unique 160 year old historic hot springs resort only two hours north of downtown San Francisco. It has the only naturally warm and carbonated “Vichy” mineral baths in North America. Its soothing 90-degree sparkling waters have drawn famous names throughout the decades. Mark Twain, Jack London, Robert Louis Stevenson, Teddy Roosevelt and Ulysses S. Grant have all enjoyed the relaxing and clarifying properties of its unique waters.
Vichy Hot Springs is the best of two worlds, a country inn and a hot springs resort, for overnighters and for those who want to take advantage of the many amenities for just the day. Included with overnight rooms and cottages are breakfast in the morning, full use of the naturally carbonated mineral baths and hot pool at any time, Olympic size pool in season, and 700 acres of hiking trails. Day use is available every day from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m. Day use includes the naturally carbonated mineral baths, hot pool, Olympic size swimming pool, and property as if one were staying the night. Massage therapy, facials and hot stone massage are available from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily for overnight and day use guests.