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The Citizen Hotel, a Joie de Vivre Hotel

4.0 of 5 926 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 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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Tustin, California
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37 reviews 37 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have stayed here numerous times and really enjoy the hotel. Years ago I used to have to come here for business and wished there was someplace like this here then. The rooms are a bit compact but the bathrooms are very large; especially the shower area. The hotel has a political theme with old-looking posters and cartoons throughout the... More 

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portland, OR
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed over a weekend and rooms were scarce so ended up with a queen room for 1 person. A bit small but comfortable. Loved the restaurant, The Grange. Staff were accommodating for the most part except for a bit of a problem transferring the paid valet parking between rooms which had been done but appeared on my bill anyway.... More 

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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Citizen is a fantastic hotel in every way. Location, amenities, service, style; it has it all in spades. I have stayed here for 8 nights this month on business. The staff is friendly and accommodating. The Grange restaurant is in the first floor and offers fresh, great tasting fare.

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San Diego, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at The Citizen Hotel for the first time while traveling to Sacramento and have to say I was very pleasantly surprised by the hotel, the rooms and the staff. My room was amazing and had all the amenities I needed....even a Keurig in each room! The business center came in handy when I needed to print some documents... More 

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El Cerrito, California
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45 reviews 45 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is terrific. The staff has excellent customer service skills, is incredibly responsive and so you feel really pampered. If you join the Joy of Life club (free) you get things like sparkling water and dark chocolate when you check in and you selected newspaper every morning you are there. It is conveniently located to the Convention Center, many... More 

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Berkeley, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at The Citizen in 2012 and 2013 before the California International Marathon. While noisy, I thought the hotel was extremely comfortable and charming and they told care of the marathoning guests. Not so anymore. An unusually loud wedding dance party on the seventh floor made sleep absolutely impossible. There were a series of very amaterish mishaps made by... More 

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bsuzuki
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited this hotel during the 2014 CIM marathon. It is a pretty busy time of the year for all the hotel, but the Citizen Hotel did not make the grade. It is actually a very charming hotel, but the staff is not very good. Firstly, I visited the hotel just before check in time and they did not have... More 

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San Lorenzo, California
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I spent a night at the Citizen Hotel last week. I thoroughly enjoyed my stay. I really liked my corner room. It was a little small by US hotel standards, but it was very functional and had a nice Art Deco style. Check in was smooth & efficient. Everyone i encountered who worked there was very positive, professional & friendly.... More 

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Chico, California
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42 reviews 42 reviews
9 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I make several visits to Sacramento, CA every year and we usually stay either at the Hyatt or Holiday Inn. However, just prior to this trip I overheard a conversation with a business colleague, and he was praising The Citizen Hotel. I made a few inquiries and then booked a reservation for a Saturday/Sunday stay. We were... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed this past Thanksgiving weekend at the Citizens Hotel in Sacramento. It was very nice. Quality for price, no question about it. I also really liked that they had a triple A discount. I definitely would stay there again and the location of the hotel is central to a lot of nearby restaurants and coffee shops. The only disappointment... More 

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Address: 926 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
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Location: United States > California > Sacramento
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Citizen Hotel, a Joie de Vivre Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 198
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Also Known As:
Citizen Hotel Sacramento
Citizen Boutique Hotel Sacramento
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Sacramento
#4 Romantic Hotel in Sacramento
#8 Family Hotel in Sacramento

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