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Carter House Inns

3.5 of 5 301 L Street, Eureka, CA 95501
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Redding, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

There are many choices of chain hotels in Eureka but none offer the ambience and charm of the Carter House inns. Dinner is excellent and the bar food is great too if you not in the mood to eat a large meal. The staff is goes out of thier way to make sure you have a great experience. You will... More 

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Escondido, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for Valentines Day. Staff was very friendly and accommodating. Food at 301 was delicious. Best place to stay in the area. We stayed at the cottage, full kitchen, 2 bathrooms, huge deck. I should mention that the color scheme was unusual. Will stay here again!

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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately, the floors are really creaky and the walls are paper thin, so we heard everything going on in our neighbor's rooms and every step our upper floor-neighbors took in their late night pacings...Try to get a Other than that, the room is very nicely appointed. Service was friendly and attentive. Both our room service and breakfast (included in the... More 

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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I loved everything about our stay at the Carter House Inn. This was my first-ever trip to Eureka (or anywhere north of Fort Bragg along CA's coast). The hotel is located only a few blocks from the very heart of Eureka's downtown and main seafront. We were greeted and received very kindly and professionally by a gal named Callie upon... More 

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reviewer8062, Owner at Carter House Inns, responded to this review

Dear IVO_88, We are very pleased that you enjoyed Carter House Inns and that you posted a review on Trip Advisor about your experience here. We are always happy to modify a breakfast menu with your dietary preferences if you let us know in advance. Hopefully, there were enough choices on the buffet that you could choose what you enjoyed... More 

Graton, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were only in town for the Saturday night, visiting a family member and going to the play he had been working on, so we decided to splurge a bit and go to a fancier hotel than we'd usually choose. Well, everything seemed to line up for us on this trip. The weather was glorious, there was little traffic so... More 

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reviewer8062, Owner at Carter House Inns, responded to this review

Dear MojoLad, Thank you so much for the stellar review that you wrote for Trip Advisor. We are always pleased when a guest enjoys all that we have to offer-- both in the Hotel and in Old Town. A lot of guests do love the bed linens. If you don't have the information you need for them, please call us... More 

Wollongong, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Found this hotel in Eureka after looking at Trip Advisor Reviews and we're so glad we did the research! This hotel is lovely and full of character and charm. We were given a large corner room with four poster bed and fireplace which is way more than we were expecting. The bed was a little uncomfortable & squeaky but that... More 

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reviewer8062, Owner at Carter House Inns, responded to this review

Dear Minnamurra2533, Thank you for posting your review and sharing your experience at Carter House Inns and Restaurant 301 with other travelers. We are happy that you enjoyed your experience here and that you felt comfortable making friends during our wine hour! Thank you again for staying with us--we wish you many more wonderful traveling experiences. Mark Carter More 

Kalispell, Montana
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

We spent a night at the Carter house on our way up the coast. The reviews we read of the Carter house were good so we were surprised To find some problems in our expensive room. The shower head was broken And the mattress was old & squeaky. There was a wooden unfinished looking canopy around the bed which looked... More 

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reviewer8062, Owner at Carter House Inns, responded to this review

Dear Cathy M., We are very sorry that your experience at Carter House Inns and Restaurant 301 did not exceed your expectations. We have fixed everything that you mentioned and have the mattress and box spring on order. Again, we apologize for any inconvenience you might have experienced. Best wishes to you in your travels for the coming year. Sincerely,... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

It was the weekend between Christmas and New Years that I visited the Carter House Inn. When I walked into the lobby with high ceilings, lots of light, tasteful furnishings, I knew I had made the right decision. My room was very clean, comfortable, quiet and had everything I needed. The staff very polite, courteous, helpful and friendly. The breakfast... More 

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reviewer8062, Owner at Carter House Inns, responded to this review

Dear Bonnie, Your appreciation of our Inn is highly valued, and thank you for letting other prospective guests know about your experience and impressions at Carter House Inns. We await your return with eager anticipation! Mark Carter More 

Seattle
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We were in town for a family event. The Carter House Inn always makes a trip to Eureka memorable. While it might be time for a few updates (new mattress in the suite?) and furniture in the lobby....its still a unique, charming place to stay and a great stop for anyone traveling on the West Coast! The morning breakfast and... More 

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reviewer8062, Owner at Carter House Inns, responded to this review

Dear Becca, Thanks for your review, for staying with us, and for your nice comments about our Inn and its amenities. We have taken your suggestions seriously and are acting upon them. While the mattresses/box springs are on order, the lobby furniture is usually custom made, so it will take a little more time for a change there. If you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

The Carter House Inn was the perfect romantic getaway. To make it perfect my boyfriend arranged for the local horse drawn carriage to pick us up at the Inn and give a tour of old town then take us to dinner. Between the fireplace in our room, the carriage to ride in and the fun little old town to walk... More 

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reviewer8062, Owner at Carter House Inns, responded to this review

Dear Francesca P., Thank you for your review and comments for Carter House Inns. Yes, the carriage ride package is one of our most popular for all the reasons you named. We are so glad that you enjoyed your "mini vacation" at the Hotel as well as the staff. Please come again. Best, Mark Carter More 

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Address: 301 L Street, Eureka, CA 95501
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Location: United States > California > Humboldt County > Eureka
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Carter House Inns 3.5*
Number of rooms: 32
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Also Known As:
Carter House Inns Hotel Eureka
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Eureka
#2 Family Hotel in Eureka

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