Howard Creek Ranch Bed & Breakfast

40501 North Highway One P.o. Box 121, Westport, California 95488
Innkeeper(s): Charles and Sally Griggs

Sun Room

From $145.00 / night

Second floor in Historic Farmhouse, queen bed with beautiful antique headboard, large private balcony overlooking flower gardens, high ceilings, large skylights in both room and balcony ceilings, very pretty in shades of blue. Mountains and garden view with winter ocean view. Electric fireplace. Private Bath.

$145 + tax


Lucy's Room

From $115.00 / night

Second floor in Historic Farmhouse, queen bed, private balcony, separate entrance, small and cozy, 100 year old window pane where Lucy Howard etched her name in the wave of the glass with her diamond engagement ring (a tradition of the era -late 19th century). Mountains, creek and beach view from the balcony. Private Bath.

$115 + tax


Captain's Quarters

From $165.00 / night

Second floor of Historic Carriage Barn. Walk up a long redwood stairway through the old barn and enter to a different world from the present. The bedroom is a large room with intricate handcrafted redwood detailing, hand made king sized bed, and fireplace plus kitchenette with microwave, refrigerator, coffee pot, etc. One entire wall of windows looks out into the trees. Electric fireplace. Private Bath.

$165 + tax


Blue Balcony Room

From $125.00 / night

Second floor of the Carriage House, queen bed, large skylights over the bed, handcrafted redwood wainscoting below blue Victorian wallpaper, separate entrance via balcony which is private with views of the mountains and creek. Private microwave, refrigerator, kitchen area just outside room. Electric fireplace. Opens out into library with wood stove and living room. Private Bath.



Solar Room

From $165.00 / night

Second floor of Historic Carriage Barn. Walk up long, redwood stairway into a lovely private room with handcrafted redwood interior, inlaid wooden floor made from virgin old growth Redwood and Douglas fir, hand made king sized bed, partial ocean view, fireplace. Next to Solarium and Jacuzzi (30 feet away). Private kitchenette in screened deck adjoining the solarium. Private Bath.

$165 + tax


Walden Room

From $185.00 / night

First floor of Carriage Barn. Spacious room with virgin redwood detailing and beautiful, artistically tiled floor. Walls are old-growth redwood, intricately detailed and carved. Bedroom has a fireplace, queen size bed, kitchenette, living room, plus a tiled bathroom which is an artists delight. Separate entrance and tiled outside private deck. VCR with TV screen. Private Bath.

$185 + tax


Redwood Suite

From $238.00 / night

Two floored spacious suite in the Historic Carriage Barn. Upstairs bedroom has a king sized bed under large skylights. Downstairs is a large living room with a freestanding fireplace and kitchenette. Handcrafted old-growth redwood interior, private deck and a soaking tub. The back door is only 200 yards from the beach. Deer and other wildlife often frequent this area. Ocean view. VCR with TV screen. Private Bath.

$238+ tax



From $165.00 / night

First floor of Historic Carriage Barn, two separate entrances with two rooms. The main bedroom has a king sized bed and electric fireplace. The living room has a kitchenette with microwave, refrigerator, and coffee pot plus a shower. We have moved the couch into the bedroom and added another bed. Both entrances have French doors. This is a shady room with no skylights and limited views. Private Bath.

$165 + tax


Beach House

From $238.00 / night

Separate redwood cabin, handcrafted interior, king sized bed with hand pieced, unique quilts, skylights, a day loft with views of waves breaking on the beach, large redwood deck, freestanding fireplace, kitchenette, great sea level ocean views. Private jacuzzi. The Beach House sits completely separate in its own meadow and is 200 yards from the ocean. Private Bath.

$238 + tax


The Boat

From $125.00 / night

Separate rustic redwood cabin built around a boat in the woods next to the stream. Built-in double bed, free-standing fireplace, fridge, microwave, kitchenette, skylights and a large picture window, original low-ceilinged galley boat cabin, wooden deck, night lighted creek. Not recommended for allergy sufferers. Sits by itself in complete privacy. Private Bath.

$125 + tax


Meadow Cabin

From $175.00 / night

Separate redwood cabin in the meadow behind the farmhouse, queen-sized bed, freestanding wood fireplace, refrigerator, microwave and coffee pot, skylight, original rustic ambiance. This is a very special place with the original woodwork from the 1800's. It's a simple cabin filled with charm and a haven of solitude, next to the stream. Private bath.

$175 + tax


Sea View

From $198.00 / night

Secluded small cabin near the top of the mountain, overlooking the ocean. Spectacular ocean views. Handcrafted redwood interior. King sized bed. Large deck, private hot tub on deck, outside pavillion kitchenette. Entrance to bathroom is via deck. A cross between camping and luxury. Private bath.

$198 +tax

  • General Policies

    Accommodations include cabins, suites and rooms furnished with antiques, large comfortable beds, and handmade quilts with views of the ocean, mountains, creek or gardens. A full ranch breakfast is included in your stay. Breakfast is a hearty farm meal with fresh juice, omelets, bacon, sausage, hot cakes, fried potatoes, grits, and baked apples with granola and whipped cream. Coffee is strong and early. Tea is available anytime. Menus change daily. Vegetarians are gladly accommodated.


    Smoking is limited to outside away from the buildings.


    One half of the total is needed in advance to hold your reservation. We accept cash, checks, MC, VISA, AE, Discover.


    If notice is given seven (7) days prior to the day of arrival or we can rebook your room, you will get a full refund minus 3.5% of the deposit. If you cancel within a week prior to your reservation, and we cannot rebook your room, you will be charged for the full amount. Refunds will not be given because you realize upon arrival that we are an old farm, in an isolated country location. People with severe moisture and cat allergies probably should not reserve.


    Check-In is 2 P.M. or after. If you would like to arrive in the evening, please call and let us know. It is not a problem, but we do need to know.


    Check-out of the room is 11 A.M. The beach is available all day.


    Pets are welcome by prior arrangement. ($15 per dog, per night). Please refer to our Pet Policy.

    Extra person charge:

    There is an extra charge of $20 per person over two people per room. Requests must be made in advance. Lower rates are available during slow times at Sally's discretion.

    Rated by Vacation Magazine as one of the best romantic places to stay.