Topanga Canyon Inn, Malibu, CA
Topanga Canyon Inn
Your hosts are Warren and Elena Roché and their five home-schooled children. Warren is a retired studio musician who took up a second career designing and building houses. For most of his adult life he has lived in Topanga. Elena is a plein air artist who paints California landscapes and domestic garden as well as wild flowers. Her paintings grace the walls of the Inn and some are offered for sale. Warren and Elena's five young children help run the Inn. Karina, the oldest at twenty-one years, is a writer, the General Manager and Sous Chef. Sixteen year old Catherine is the Head Housekeeper and a talented photographer. Her work is exhibited throughout the Inn and is offered for sale. The three youngest children help clean rooms, garden and care for wild birds.