xquisitely detailed in ever facet of its design, The Gingerbread Mansion throughout its history has become a landmark of significant architectural and historical relevance to California because of its striking and unique combination of Eastlake and Queen Anne styles which have been elaborately trimmed with gingerbread. It’s enduring historical legacy has made The Gingerbread Mansion one of Northern California’s most photographed buildings, feature in dozens of high profile publications from National Geographic to Travel magazines, and countless noteworthy references.
The rooms of the Gingerbread Mansion have a splendid variety of richly detailed features. Each themed room is a different delight to behold. Yet, beyond every door is the similar characteristic of impeccable craftsmanship, antique furnishings, and attention to comfort that give every room its unique aura. Whatever your whim, you will find the room that suits your fancy. Ferndale, the location of The Gingerbread Mansion, provides a different kind of beauty. The Victorian town provides a cozy backdrop, but the raw beauty of the redwood trees and nearby ocean are also present for the more adventurous guest.
Visitors will also discover a myriad of pastimes and activities in Humboldt Country to fancy, from Ferndale to beautiful nature’s wonderscapes, please see our Around Town page here to find out more. We welcome you to create a Victorian Enchantment that captivates the Heart and invite you to explore and discover your own unique experience.