Sherwood Forest Motel

"A Little Motel with a lot of Heart"

We are a small, family run motel on two acres of private, secluded property right in the center of Garberville, in Southern Humboldt County, California.


Whether you're visiting to experience local farms, see the beautiful Redwoods, or simply check out local art and cuisine, our area has something to offer everyone - check out some of the Social Media links below and plan your visit now!

This picture was taken in 1986, and shows three generations of our family at Sherwood Forest:

(Left to Right) Earl Mitchell ("Mitch"), Junie and "Radar," Tanner and Dave


Earl Mitchell passed away in 2002, and Junie and Radar retired in 2018. Tanner and Dave are now managing the Sherwood Forest Motel as of April 2018.


Read about us on our Staff Page!

Please note:

Due to recent changes in California law, legal, non-Tobacco substances are permitted in our designated smoking areas; however, discretion & appropriate etiquette is expected for the comfort of our guests. If you are unsure what this means please ask our Front Desk. Thank you for your understanding.