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Holbrooke Hotel

3.0 of 5 212 West Main Street, Grass Valley, CA 95945
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Tomares, Spain
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have stayed here several times in 2014. It's one of those places where nothing is exceptional but the sum of the parts make it exceptional. The combination of the old fashioned hotel and rooms, the great "magical" bar with live entertainment almost every night, the tradional but solid restaurant, and the overall friendliness and knowledge of the staff makes... More 

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Placerville, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We stayed here January 3rd for one night. I made a reservation 4 days prior. When we checked in we were told we got the last room and it was located above the kitchen and that the kitchen fan would not be turned off until 11:00 PM. Need I say more? It was just what you would expect given the... More 

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Vacaville, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We stayed here 2 nights so we can visit this city and Nevada City for the "Christmas" experience. The hotel has loads of potential, unfortunately it is in sad shape and in need of major renovations and maintenance. Upon arrival you are met with a view of missing exterior plaster, cracked banisters, and a variety of missing simple fixes such... More 

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

This place is historic and therefore quirky hence the charm. Rooms were clean enough, the bed was fine and the bathroom worked. The TV was historic but there was a picture. The whole place needed a face-lift but again that was part of the charm. I was woken in the middle of the night by what sounded like someone being... More 

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Lincoln, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Who doesn't like to stay in an historic hotel in a town full of history? It was as expected, being historic and all, but badly in need of a few simple upgrades and service. The room was roomy and the sheets and bedding were clean. However the put shades were broken, (too short for one window, and dirty). The TV... More 

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San Francisco, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

This could have been a charming experience, but it was quite disappointing. To be fair, there are some positives to the place, but it wasn't enough to offset a bad stay. My wife and I stayed here as we had a wedding in town. We thought we'd splurge and get a suite. Unfortunately, it was dirty. As in the sheets-had-stains-on-them... More 

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Fruita, Colorado
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

SO enjoyed our days in this hotel, staff in hotel and restaurant were friendly and helpful, we will definitely be staying here again. Historical , clean, has a charm all its own, the patio area was great for relaxing. Food was yummy at the restaurant . Thanks for making our stay so enjoyable.

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Auburn, California
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143 reviews 143 reviews
22 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

It is what it is - I am sure many saw the Hotel Impossible show, I think just a portion of the recommendations were done - it is a safe place to stay, in a great location - in an historic building. I just wish they would upgrade the quality of the beds and add some sort of air conditioning... More 

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Berkeley, CA
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The Holbrooke has charm but could use a little refreshing (wall paper is peeling in the bathroom, plumbing hasn't been updated in the last century). The vintage of the hotel has it's appeal. The room was large and the bed comfortable. We were there for a very hot weekend and the air conditioning is more than adequate. Food in the... More 

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Sausalito, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

“Old West” hotel. The rooms are decorated in Old Victorian and it seems like you are stepping back in time to the "Gold Rush Area". I was able to stay in 4 different rooms over the 3 weeks that I visited Grass Valley. What really makes the hotel is the staff, Starting with the front desk is Ty and he... More 

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Address: 212 West Main Street, Grass Valley, CA 95945
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Location: United States > California > Grass Valley
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Holbrooke Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 28
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