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Carter House Inns

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   301 L Street, Eureka, CA 95501
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Ranked #2 of 20 hotels in Eureka
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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83 reviews 83 reviews
24 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was our first visit to Eureka and stay in this bed and breakfast. Our room was located across the street on the bottom floor. The bedroom was beautifully decorated and the bed was very comfortable. We attended the wine reception and had their cookies and tea in the evening. Both were lovely. The staff went out of their way... More

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Magalia, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I recently stayed at the Carter House Inn. We stayed in Rm. 210 and it was very clean and bright. There were also more than enough towels in the bathroom. The breakfast was amazing with hot and cold items to choose from. The staff was excellent. I highly recommend this B&B and we look forward to our... More

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El Dorado Hills, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My girlfriend and I booked a room over the weekend of the 4th and really enjoyed all aspects of the hotel. The service at the front desk was very professional and we felt welcome immediately. We were escorted to our room in the adjoining building by two employees who explained all of the amenities and services in a quick but... More

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Draper, Utah
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157 reviews 157 reviews
42 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Yes, this an older building. That is part of the charm. Yes, this town is a bit run down, but it was the perfect middle point between the south and the north Redwoods. Yes, the old town has many homeless persons, but we found a few very nice shops. Breakfast was great. The evening cheese was good but not much... More

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San Francisco, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Booked a night in their suite with a couples package that included in room massage and dinner. The dinner and massage were fantastic, but the hotel and hotel hotel staff were disappointing. The room was old, not what I'd consider luxury. The staff were inexperienced and even a little hostile. Id skip the hotel and just have dinner next time.

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sonoma county
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

from the moment i first contacted them, Jessie took excellent care to help me meet my special room needs. because of his care and concern for my room needs, i was able to make this important trip. very warm feeling to this place...room has excellent energy. really, the whole place does. it is amazing that management has been able gather... More

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Ukiah, Ca
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81 reviews 81 reviews
22 hotel reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So, my wife and I headed to Eureka to see the jazz festival, and made a reservation at the Carter House Hotel. Our room was weird (it had a spa in the middle of it) and zero view, not worth the price. The furnishings are quite old and uncomfortable but appeared to be clean. The staff for this hotel and... More

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La Selva Beach, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Once you enter Eureka, it's easy to misjudge the town, as Highway 101 takes you right through the rough part. But when I booked a room at The Carter House Inn I found myself in the most welcoming, charming B&B I have discovered. The Old Town is filled with unique Victorian Houses, and retro buildings, now shops and restaurants nestled... More

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Belo Horizonte, MG
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice hotel, beautiful. The town is very cute too. In the hotel there is a restaurant that is really nice, although the other restaurants in town also seem fine. If you're visiting the Oregon Coast try to get there early to enjoy the hotel wine tasting, walk around town a little bit and have a nice dinner. Depending on the... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was here with my two kids (3 & 5) as we road tripped down the coast. Our room was comfortable, clean, & spacious. The neighborhood, however, is v sketchy. I've survived W Philly in the early 90s and was somewhat shocked that the concierge suggested we walk to Old Town. After crossing the street 3 times to avoid homeless people... More

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Address: 301 L Street, Eureka, CA 95501
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Location: United States > California > Eureka
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Carter House Inns 3.5*
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Northern California's premier inn is an enclave of four magnificent Victorians perched alongside Humboldt Bay in Old Town, Eureka. The luxurious accommodations at Carter House Inns and the sumptuous dining at its Restaurant 301 (considered among Northern California's best restaurants) set and indulgent tone for a marvelous visit to the giant redwood forests, rugged Pacific beaches and the other wonders of Northern California's Redwood Coast. ... more   less 
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