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Gold Country Hotels

Gold Country Hotels Overview

Gold Country

Gold Country hotels include Sacramento hotels, Grass Valley hotels, Nevada City hotels, Auburn hotels, Placerville hotels, Angels Camp hotels, Murphys hotels and Jamestown hotels, Inns, resorts, bed and breakfast Inns and more. Find the best Gold Country hotels where we've personally stayed or that receive overwhelmingly high ratings from former guests. These recommendations were determined according to price, cleanliness, location, service and proximity to local attractions.

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Sacramento Hotels

Hyatt Regency Sacramento

Hyatt Regency Sacramento is located off Interstate 5 & Highway 99 on L Street. This Sacramento hotel offers the best proximity and views of the California State Capitol. Hotel amenities several restaurants & bars, an outdoor swimming pool, fitness center, day spa, banquet facilities, business center and more. Hotel rooms include a flat-screen TV, docking station, mini bar, coffee maker, in-room safes, WiFi and more. Suites offer much more upscale luxury and have been used as residences of California Governors.
$100-$200  |   $200-$300  |   $300+

Hyatt Regency Sacramento
1209 L Street
Sacramento, California 95814
(916) 443-1234

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Inn Off Capitol Park

Inn off Capitol Park is located off N and 16th Street in downtown Sacramento, within walking distance of the California State Capitol and Governor's Mansion. This boutique hotel features 38 hotel rooms, underground parking, morning paper, continental breakfast and inner courtyard. The courtyard is reminiscent of a popular lounge bar offering couches, chairs, coffee tables, tropical plants, large area rugs and a gourmet coffee & refreshment bar.
$50-$100  |   $100-$200

TIP: The underground parking is tight and limited. Parking a large SUV could be difficult.

Inn off Capitol Park
1530 N. Street
Sacramento, California 95814
(916) 447-8100

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Sheraton Grand is located in downtown Sacramento one block from the California State Capitol, on J and 12th Streets. They're situated within walking distance to the Capitol, Old Sacramento, Governor's Mansion, shopping, dining and entertainment. Hotel amenities include a restaurant, lounge, bar, outdoor swimming pool, fitness center, valet parking and more. Hotel rooms feature a flat-screen TV, refrigerator, WiFi and more.
$100-$200  |   $200-$300

Sheraton Grand Sacramento
1230 J Street
Sacramento, California 95814
(916) 447-1700

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Citizen Hotel Sacramento

Citizen Hotel is located in downtown Sacramento at J & 10th Streets. This boutique hotel is located just one block from the California State Capitol and offers an historic elegance of towering ceilings, rich hardwoods, luxurious tile work and opulent chandeliers. Hotel amenities include an on-site restaurant & bar, laundry service, concierge, valet parking, daily newspaper and rooftop deck. Hotel room amenities include high-thread-count linens, flat-screen TV, docking station, bathrobes and coffee/teamaker.
$100-$200  |   $200-$300  |   $300+

Citizen Hotel
926 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 447-2700

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Amber House B&B is located in downtown Sacramento at 22nd Street and Capitol Avenue. They are situated within moderate walking distance to Sutter's Fort SHP and the Governor's Mansion. Amber House offers two homes from 1895 and 1905 with 10 guest rooms lavishly decorated in period furnishings. Bed and breakfast amenities include a gourmet breakfast starting with an early morning tray of coffee, fresh baked cookies at sunset, airport transfer in a Lincoln Town Car and romantic touches like a candle lit bathtub, Genache-covered strawberries and more. Guest room amenities may include a canopy bed, fireplace, heart-shaped hot tub, flat-screen TV and private balcony.
$100-$200  |   $200-$300

Amber House B&B
1315 22nd Street
Sacramento, California 95816
(916) 444-8085

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Delta King Hotel

The Delta King Hotel is an historic 1927 paddlewheel riverboat situated on the Sacramento River in Old Sacramento State Historic Park. Delta King is the sister ship of the Delta Queen that operates on the Mississippi River. Forty-four guest rooms offer river or Old Sacramento views. Hotel amenities include a restaurant, lounge, bar and two theatrer. Theater events feature a dinner mystery where the audience must solve the case and plays based on drama, comedy or musicals.
$50-$100  |   $100-$200

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Delta King Hotel
1000 Front Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 552-5974

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Hotels in Downieville

Lure Resort is located along Highway 49 northeast of Nevada City. Situated along side the Yuba River, the Lure Resort caters to fly fishing purists. Accommodations include two vacation homes, eleven individual housekeeping cottages and eight log camping cabins nestled in 14-acres of pristine pine forest. Housekeeping cottages are fully equipped with kitchen, bathrooms, fresh made beds, etc. Log cabins contain a standard bed and bunk beds with mattresses. Bed linens, camp stove and other camping supplies must be brought in. Central bathrooms and showers are available. Other area activities include mountain biking, gold panning, river rafting and hiking.
$50-$100  |   $100-$200  |   $200-$300

Lure Resort
100 Lure Bridge Lane
Downieville, California
(800) 671-4084

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Downieville River Inn is located in the northernmost region of Highway 49 at the confluence of the Yuba and Downieville Rivers. The historic Downieville River Inn is situated in the heart of an old Gold Rush town. It offers 5 comfortable hotel rooms in the main Inn and 3 detached cabins. Inn amenities include a swimming pool, sauna, barbecue, picnic area and WiFi. Guest room amenities include private bathrooms with showers, coffee makers with coffee and in-room movies. Some rooms include a kitchenette, mini-fridge and microwave. Cabins include full kitchens and additional amenities.
$50-$100  |   $100-$200  |   $200-$300

Downieville River Inn
121 River Street
Downieville, CA 95936
(530) 289-3308

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Hotels in Grass Valley

Holbrooke Hotel

Holbrooke Hotel is located off Highways 49 & 20, north of Interstate 80. This historic Victorian hotel was once noted for its convenient location to the Gold Exchange. U.S. Presidents Ulysses S. Grant, Grover Cleveland and Benjamin Harrison all stayed at the hotel along with many other recognizable characters like Mark Twain, Jim Corbett, Lotta Crabtree and more. The hotel features an elegant dining room, historic bar and antique elevator that is still operational. Hotel rooms can include a balcony, fireplace, claw-foot tub, cable TV and WiFi.
$50-$100  |   $100-$200

Holbrooke Hotel
212 W Main Street
Grass Valley, California 95945
(800) 933-7077

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Nevada City Hotels

Outside Inn is located off Highways 49 & 20 from Broad Street. Situated within walking distance of downtown Nevada City, the Outside Inn is a classic motel that's been meticulously renovated with wood floors, kitchenettes, air conditioning and other modern amenities. A babbling creek passes behind the Inn where there are lounge chairs, picnic tables, barbecues and a fireplace organized in a serene setting. Several hotel room options are available including cottages, suites, kitchenettes, economy, doubles and extended stay. The Outside Inn is one of the only Nevada City accommodations with a refreshing summer swimming pool.

Outside Inn
575 E. Broad Street
Nevada City, CA 95959
(530) 265-2233

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Auburn Hotels

Power's Mansion Inn is located off Highway 49 and Interstate 80 near the Elm Avenue exit. This historic Victorian home was originally built in 1884 by Harold T. Power using fortunes gained from his family's gold mine. Today Power's Mansion is a romantic bed and breakfast Inn. It has been voted the best place to host a wedding in Placer County. They offer 15 guest rooms all with private bath and Victorian-era furnishings. Their Queen Ann tea parlor hosts traditional tea parties with English teas, scones and other tea party favorites.
$100-$200

Power's Mansion Inn
164 Cleveland Avenue
Auburn, CA 95603
(530) 885-1166

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Coloma Resort

Coloma Resort is located directly across the river from Marshall Gold Discovery State Park in Coloma. This is the site that started the 1849 gold rush when James Marshall found some flakes of gold in the river. This is one of the best hotel deals in Gold Country if you have kids. This camping-only resort offers tent cabins, trailer rentals, RV hookups and plenty of campsites. Many gold related tours are available including historical reenactments and gold panning lessons. A general store and gift shop offers supplies and souvenirs. Other nearby attractions include the historical towns of Auburn and Placerville. Other activities include biking, whitewater rafting, wine tasting and more.
$50-$100  |   $100-$200

Coloma Resort
6921 Mt. Murphy Road
Coloma, California 95613
(800) 238-2298

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Placerville Hotels

Albert Shafsky House B&B is located off Highway 50 at Coloma Street in Placerville's Historical District. This Queen Anne Victorian bed and breakfast home offers 3 guest rooms with private bath, satellite TV, high-speed internet, daily newspaper and Victorian-era furnishings. Enjoy local Sierra Foothills wine upon arrival and a homemade breakfast each morning.
$100-$200

NOTE: Check out our Cool Towns page for more to see and do in and around the town of Placerville.

Albert Shafsky House B&B
2942 Coloma Street
Placerville, CA 95667
(866) 385-6466

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Best Western Placerville

Best Western Placerville Inn is conveniently located west of downtown Placerville and Highway 49 at the Missouri Flat exit off Highway 50. This Best Western hotel is far enough away from downtown Placerville to avoid the crowds and congestion but near modern conveniences like a grocery store, banks, eateries and coffee shops. Hotel amenities include a swimming pool, hot tub, laundry room, fitness center, banquet facilities and continental breakfast with fresh waffles. Hotel rooms include a fireplace, cable TV, flat-screen TV, mini-fridge, microwave and more. Pet-friendly rooms are available.
$100-$200

NOTE: Check out our Cool Towns page for more to see and do in and around the town of Placerville.

Best Western Placerville Inn
6850 Green Leaf Drive
Placerville, California 95667
(800) 854-9100

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Carey House Hotel is located off Highway 50 near the Center Street exit. Step back in time to an era of gold panning and gun slinging. The Carey House is exactly what a hotel would've been like in the 1850s. Rich hardwoods and antique furnishings adorn the 3-story Old West hotel. They offer 38 guest rooms including suites with kitchenettes. All hotel rooms feature private baths, television, phones and heat & air. This is a perfect hotel for the traveler looking for authentic Gold Country experience. Carey House Hotel situated in the heart of downtown Placerville among boutique shops and restaurants.
$100-$200

NOTE: Check out our Cool Towns page for more to see and do in and around the town of Placerville.

Carey House Hotel
300 Main Street
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 622-4271

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Jackson Hotels

Imperial Hotel is located north of Jackson and Sutter Creek on Old Highway 49 (Main Street). Step back in time to 1879 when the Imperial Hotel first opened its doors. This two-story brick building has a commanding location at the end Amador City looking straight down Main Street. Hotel amenities include a restaurant, saloon, library and picturesque dining patio. The hotel is comprised of 6 guest rooms and 3 cottage suites. Hotel room amenities include a full gourmet breakfast and WiFi. There are no phones or televisions in any of the rooms or suites.
$100-$200

Imperial Hotel
14202 Old Highway 49
Amador City, CA 95601
(209) 267-9172

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The National Hotel is located near the intersection of Highways 49 & 88 in downtown Jackson. This historic hotel was built in 1852 and rebuilt after a fire eleven years later. The National Hotel is conveniently located at the end of Main Street within an easy stroll of boutique shops, cafés and more. Hotel amenities include a steakhouse restaurant, bar, deli, banquet facilities, complimentary parking and bellhop & valet service. Hotel room amenities can include Victorian furnishings, flat-screen TV, continental breakfast, fireplace, balcony and over-sized tub.
$100-$200  |   $200-$300

The National Hotel
2 Water Street
Jackson, CA 95642
(209) 223-0500

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Best Western Amador Inn is located at the corner of Highways 49 and 88. The Amador Inn is conveniently located within walking distance to historic downtown Jackson and central to many local attractions. Hotel amenities include a swimming pool, hot tub, and an on-site laundry room that's convenient for bikers and long term travelers.
$50-$100

NOTE: Check out our Cool Towns page for more to see and do in and around the town of Jackson.

Best Western Amador Inn
200 S. State Highway 49
Jackson, California 95642
(800) 543-5221

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St. George Hotel

St. George Hotel is located on Pine Grove-Volcano Road off Highway 88 near Jackson. This historic hotel was built during the height of the gold rush and is one of the first 3-story buildings in the state. Victorian charm, architecture and furnishings from the era offer an authentic Gold Country experience. The St. George restaurant has been voted 'Best in Amador County' on several occasions. The hotel caters to weddings and wedding parties as well as other large events. Many popular attractions are close by. As with many historic hotels, all rooms currently share central bathrooms.
$50-$100  |   $100-$200

Check out our Cool Towns page for more to see and do in and around the town of Volcano.

St. George Hotel
16104 Main Street
Volcano, California 95689
(209) 296-4458

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Angels Camp Hotels

Best Western Cedar Inn & Suites are located on Highway 49 just north of historic Angels Camp. Conveniently located a short walk from historic downtown Angels Camp and central to many popular attractions. A new shopping center is a short walk in the opposite direction and offers a large grocery store, eateries and coffee shops. This is a great hotel choice for boaters. Cedar Inn & Suites provides additional parking in the back for boats and trailers headed New Melones or Don Pedro Lakes. Hotel amenities include a swimming pool, hot tub, fitness center and laundry room. Hotel rooms include a mini-fridge, microwave, satellite TV, whirlpool tub, fireplace and more.
$100-$200

NOTE: Check out our Cool Towns page for more to see and do in and around the town of Angels Camp.

Best Western Cedar Inn & Suites
444 South Main Street
Angels Camp, California 95222
(800) 767-1127

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Murphys Hotels

Victoria Inn is located off Highway 4 on Main Street. This boutique bed and breakfast Inn features European style. Its location on Main Street allows for the opportunity to conveniently walk to many shops, restaurants and wine tasting parlors. Hotel amenities include an upscale restaurant and garden courtyard with fountains. B&B room amenities can include a fireplace, wood stove, claw-foot tub, whirlpool tubs, mini-fridge, microwave, wet bar, laundry room, WiFi and more.
$100-$200  |   $200-$300  |   $300+

NOTE: Check out our Cool Towns page for more to see and do in and around the town of Murphys.

Victoria Inn
402 Main Street
Murphys, California 95247
(209) 728-8933

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Murphys Historic Hotel is located off Highway 4 just a short distance northeast of Angels Camp and Highway 49. They offer 9 guest rooms in their landmark two-story hotel. The hotel and guest rooms are decorated in period antiques and were once visited by notable figures like Mark Twain, Black Bart and Ulysses S. Grant. The upstairs hotel rooms are kept authentic and do not have telephones, televisions, alarm clocks or coffee makers. Central bathrooms are located in the hall. A popular restaurant and authentic Gold Rush bar are located on the first floor of the hotel. Ask the bartender to show you the bullet holes from the Wild West days. Murphys Hotel is situated at the end of Main Street where you'll find a plethora of wine boutiques, shops and restaurants in one of our favorite Gold Country towns.
$50-$100  |   $100-$200

TIP: The hotel offers 20 additional rooms in an adjacent motel separate of the historic hotel. Also, the hotel bar is a hub for entertainment at night so you may not want a room above the bar if you're an early sleeper.

Murphys Historic Hotel
457 Main Street
Murphys, California 95247
(800) 532-7684

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Black Bear Inn is located off Highway 4 a few miles northeast of Angels Camp and Highway 49. Situated on the edge of the Stanislaus National Forest, The Black Bear Inn offers a 5 guest room mountain lodge nestled in the Sequoias. Lodge amenities include a great room with leather chairs and fireplace, WiFi and concierge services. Room amenities include private baths, a whirlpool tub, separate shower, king bed, flat-screen TV, fireplace, heat & air, refrigerator and more.
$100-$200  |   $300+

Black Bear Inn
1343 Oak Circle
Arnold, CA 95223
(209) 795-8999

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Columbia Hotels

City & Fallon Hotels are located in Columbia State Historic Park just north of Sonora, off Highway 49. Imagine a bustling Gold Rush town with candle makers, saloons, candy shops, stage coach rides, gold panning and more that empties out by night to only those staying at the historic hotels. State Park employees dress in period clothing and run the town by day for visitors. By night you can walk the quiet streets of this once thriving gold town, watch a play at the Fallon Theatre, or take a ghost tour of the town. Each hotel room features a half bath and showers are shared in the hall. Some rooms have balconies overlooking the busy main street. The hotels feature a theater, restaurant and continental breakfast.
$50-$100  |   $100-$200

TIP: This is perhaps the most authentic 49er experience in all of Gold Country. If you don't mind the shared showers, we highly recommend staying here at least for a night.

City & Fallon Hotels
11175 Washington Street
Columbia, California 95310
(209) 532-1470

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Jamestown Hotels

National Hotel in Jamestown

National Hotel is located off Highways 49 & 108 on Main Street. This Bed and Breakfast Hotel was originally built in 1859 and features furnishings from the era, an authentic Western saloon and award-winning Mediterranean restaurant. Hotel rooms feature balcony access, antique furnishings, private baths, WiFi, cable TV and complimentary buffet breakfast. The National Hotel claims to have a resident ghost. This is a pet-friendly hotel.
$100-$200

NOTE: Check out our Cool Towns page for more to see and do in and around the town of Jamestown.

1859 Historic National Hotel
18183 Main Street
Jamestown, California 95327
(800) 894-3446

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Jamestown Hotel

Jamestown Hotel is located off Highways 49 & 108 on Main Street. This Bed and Breakfast Hotel was originally built in 1919 and features antique furnishings from the era, an authentic Western saloon and restaurant. Unlike most historic hotels, all hotel rooms have private baths. The owners are wine connoisseurs with a published wine tasting book and are a good source for insider tips of great local wines.
$100-$200

NOTE: Check out our Cool Towns page for more to see and do in and around the town of Jamestown.

Jamestown Hotel & Country Inn
18153 Main Street
Jamestown, California 95327
(800) 205-4901

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Hostels & Camping

Hostels are low cost alternatives to hotels and often require dorm-style living. If you're traveling on a budget and would like to meet other travelers and share information, this is a great way to see California.

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Campgrounds are located throughout Gold Country. On our Camping Page you will find useful information such as map, reservation and website links as well as details on campground amenities and a 'Camping Checklist' of common camping supplies.

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