Welcome to Sea Gull Gardens
We have created naturally beautiful gardens for you
to enjoy while visiting Sea Gull Inn and Mendocino,
There is a time for every purpose under heaven: A time
to read, to talk with a loved one, to simply sit and
Here are some of our favorite garden quotes:
Romance thrives in beautiful quiet settings like
the garden, where there is time to enjoy one another
away from everday distractions.
Talking quietly, breathing in the beautiful fragrance
of the earth, the excitement of being near one another
mingles with the comfort of feeling safe and cherished.
- Emilie Barnes
I hold that the best purpose of a garden is to
give delight and to give refreshment of mind, to soothe,
to refine and lift up the heart.
-Gertrude Jekyll, 1908
No occupation is so delightful to me as the culture
of the earth and no culture comparable to that of the
garden. I am still devoted to the garden. But though
an old man, I am but a young gardener.
A garden, indeed is the purest of all human pleasures.
It is the greatest refreshment to the spirit of man.
-Sir Francis Bacon, 1620