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Historic Cary House Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   300 Main St, Placerville, CA 95667
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Ranked #2 of 5 hotels in Placerville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2006
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2006

In August of 2006 we went to Placerville and stayed at the Cary House. It was our second trip to the area and to this hotel. The accomadations were wonderful. The staff goes out of their way to help you out. My husband had medicine that needed to be refrigerated and they took care of it for him. Wine trip...the... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2006

Hotel was cute inside and they have a wine and cheese hour which I thought was a nice touch. Convenient in-town location where you can walk to everything. This town is haunted, and so is this hotel. I had a lot of trouble sleeping here - in fact, I didn't sleep at all. The drunk people outside didn't help, but... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2006

I was travelling across the USA for almost ten days when I arrived Placerville... After a messy stay in San Francisco, I reached this beautiful hotel in this fancy old town. Ok, it's old, but this is the fun about it! My room was very confortable, with a very cozy bed, and a lot of pillows! The bathroom was nice,... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2005

Restored from the 1800s with mattresses from the same era, tiny rooms, and old time drunks hollering in the street at 3 AM, Unfortunately, priced like 2005 hotels. Avoid at all costs,

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2005

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Cary House. The staff was very knowledgeable and happy to answer our questions about the surrounding gold country. Our room, located on the second floor, was very clean and attractively decorated, with the most comfortable hotel bed I've come across in a long time. Noise was minimal, parking convenient. In the past, I... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2005

Well, the lobby is splendid but the rooms are 1970's style remodel with one or two sorry relics from Placerville's historic past. Our room contained a wrinkled poster print of a Victorian-era woman, and a really sorry replica vase. The room seriously looked a Motel 6 room--and the place isn't cheap! I have never cared enough to write a review... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2004

While searching for accommodations in Placerville for a group overnight trip to the Apple Hill area, we were recommended to Carey House Hotel for our budget and needs for an elevator. Well, it is historic! The lobby has plenty of visual history, although it's very dark and the lighting is bad. They do have an elevator...very historic. It is an... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2004

We stayed in this historic hotel on Placerville's Main Street three nights in May 2004. The hotel's lobby has been beautifully restored and furnished with antiques. Our room on the fourth floor was delightfully named and furnished with a Mark Twain theme. Mr. Twain along with other luminaries allegedly stayed at the hotel in years past. The complimintary buffet breakfast... More

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Address: 300 Main St, Placerville, CA 95667
Location: United States > California > Placerville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Historic Cary House Hotel 3*
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Also Known As:
Lexington Historic Cary Hotel
Lexington Historic Cary Placerville

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