CHLA California Lodging News March/April 2022 March/April 2022 11 Record Players and Vintage Vinyl On the Sonoma coast, the iconic Timber Cove Resort was renovated in 2016 to retain the architecture and authenticity of the original 1960’s oceanfront resort while bestowing the comforts of a modern boutique hotel. A strong midcentury vibe runs not only through the hotel’s warm-hued timbers but also the hotel’s amenities. In every room, you’ll find vintage-style Crosley LP record players for spinning tunes from the hotel’s enviable collection of vinyl records while gazing out to sea. 4 Vintage MG Showroom Overlooking the Monterey Bay, the Martine Inn is a classic Victorian inn with museumquality antiques, plein-air paintings, and a carefully curated library. But for car enthusiasts, the coolest amenity is owner Don Martine’s collection of rare and vintage MGs. Currently on display in the inn’s showroom is a 1948 MGTC DOHC race car, a 1951 Emil Deidt MG Indy-style racer, a 1953 MGTD with Ford running gear and full race V8 60, a 1955 MGTF 1500 pick-up truck conversion, and a 1952 MGTD MK 11. Fresh Eggs Delivered to Your Door Mar Vista Farm + Cottages is a small, working farm along the “secret coast” of Mendocino County. Ten bright and airy vintage cottages are scattered around the property, all featuring cozy furnishings, fireplaces, and well-stocked kitchens. Among the most charming amenities are the fresh eggs collected from the farm’s very own flock of hens, delivered to your door each morning. You’re also encouraged to harvest veggies, herbs, and fruit from the farm’s edible gardens for preparing meals in the cottages. 5 6