Discover the Beaches near Point Reyes

Explore Northern California’s coast during your stay at Olema House. Immerse yourself in nature by going for a hike or embarking on a birding expedition. Tour nearby attractions like the Historic Point Reyes Lighthouse or Point Reyes National Seashore Park. As part of your tranquil getaway, spend a day relaxing at one of the many beaches near our award-winning Point Reyes hotel. 

A Point Reyes Beach Guide

There’s no shortage of sandy beaches within just a short drive from Olema House. Great for a girls’ day or an adventure with your kids, pack a bag and head out for a day of fun and relaxation.

  • Limantour Beach: This beach is perfect if you are hoping to get a glimpse of the wildlife that calls Northern California home. Try to spot a harbor seal enjoying the warm sunshine.
  • Chicken Ranch Beach: Pack a picnic to enjoy while relaxing on this peaceful beach that’s just a quick 15-minute drive from Olema House. Kayak the waters of Tomales Bay or simply go for a swim.
  • Point Reyes Beach: Explore 11 miles of undeveloped ocean beach that makes up Point Reyes Beach. Go beachcombing to find hidden treasures brought to shore by the powerful waves.
  • Sculptured Beach: Visit this beach at low tide to view the sculptured rocks that give the beach its name. You can go tidepooling to see the organisms that cling to the rocks. 
  • Heart’s Desire Beach: If you are visiting Point Reyes with small children, this beach is perfect for you thanks to its warmer water and a sheltered cove on Tomales Bay.

With so many picturesque beaches nearby, you can visit a new one every day of your stay. After a day of soaking in the sun, enjoy West Marine cuisine by dining at Due West Tavern

Plan Your Point Reyes Beach Getaway

There’s nothing better than getting away from the busyness of your everyday life. When it’s time to escape, book your stay at Olema House. Every room has been individually designed, offering guests a variety of options. After a day at the beach, enjoy the private gardens that surround Olema House. To learn about special offers or book your stay, please call 415-663-9000.