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Sonora Inn

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   160 South Washington Street, Sonora, CA 95370 (Formerly Days Inn Sonora)
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Ranked #5 of 8 hotels in Sonora
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Rancho Cucamonga, California
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57 reviews 57 reviews
30 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is conveniently located in the center of Sonora where there are many good restaurants and shops. We spent two nights in the Grace Kelly Room which was located by the main street of Sonora with constant traffic noise into the late night. We did not partake of the unattractive breakfast: packaged pastry items and juice, coffee and tea,... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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78 reviews 78 reviews
25 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

The main purpose of the visit was to visit Ghost towns & Route 49 of '49ers fame - the heart of gold rush country. The Inn was well located with restaurants nearby. Grace kelly had stayed nearby when they filmed 'High noon'. The room was cosy & comfy

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Cheyenne
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

1 night stay passing through. Bed was great, great water pressure in shower and lots of hot water. Warm and quite (after we turned off the heater). Staff extremely friendly and helpful. Good eating close by. Rate was excellent. So much character, truly a gem and a great experience.

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Oslo, Norway
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013 via mobile

We loved this hotel because of it's history! Comfortable rooms. Old, but functional bathrooms, interesting choice of colours... Hotel layout is a maze, floors and stairs creak, staff were very charming, as is the lovely town! Breakfast was terrible! Worst ever!

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reno
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59 reviews 59 reviews
26 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

Traveling by motorcycle we always look for a place to stay with a couple requirements. One of the needs is close walking distance to food and entertainment. Sonora Inn fits this very well. Great staff that was very helpful including the offer to park our bikes for the night in the 15 minute loading zone for the hotel. No security... More

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Concord, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

This is a charmingly refurbished older hotel and has the quirks that go along with being old. If you enjoy that, give it a try. If you need more amenities, then better look elsewhere. We stayed two nights and our room was lovely. Excellent mattress. The only demerit I'd give the room was for the lighting. With a king-sized bed,... More

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Ventura, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013 via mobile

We booked the hotel for a night as we did a loop through the Sierras on a short vacation getaway. We didn't pay close attention to the reviews or ratings, giving them some leeway for a recent update. Too late, Parking and Check-in was a joke, Too few and too poorly marked. A lot of stairs into the lobby. The... More

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Dos Palos
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

Appreciate this hotel for what it is. HISTORICAL and WONDERFUL! With all of its oddities, my family and I really enjoyed our stay. 1) It is in the middle of historical Sonora. We had never been before and loved it's central location. 2) The staff was wonderful. From our initial booking phone call through checking out, everything was fantastic. The... More

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Brooklyn, NY
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5 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

We booked our room planning a 2-day stay in Yosemite (we stayed in South Lake Tahoe). We entered Yosemite from the east and enjoyed a leisurely drive that was cut short by the growing wildfire. Our original itinerary, an hour drive to Sonora from the 120-West entrance to Yosemite, was blocked by the fire, and we had to drive a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

Great place to stay, we got the two queen bed room for my wife son and I. Great location too. Definitely not the Ritz but would recommend for one or two nights. Staff was also very helpful, the room was clean. Pool is good to just don't expect a lot of privacy.

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Additional Information about Sonora Inn

Also Known As:
Days Inn Sonora Hotel
Days Inn Sonora Hotel Sonora
Days Inn Sonora
Sonora Days Inn
Address: 160 South Washington Street, Sonora, CA 95370 (Formerly Days Inn Sonora)
Location: United States > California > Sonora
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #5 of 8 hotels in Sonora
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Sonora Inn 2*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Sonora Inn was built in 1896 and originally named the Hotel Victoria. The Inn has played host to notables and celebrities including Grace Kelly during the filming of High Noon and more recently Drew Barrymore while she worked on the film Bad Girls. The hotels architecture and finishes reflect the popular California Mission style of the 1920's that hosted Hollywoods elite during the golden era of tourism and film making. Centrally located in historic downtown Sonora, and with exceptional views from the roof top swimming pool, the historic California hotel is the perfect place for travelers with an interest in the historic Gold Rush and Yosemite National Park. There are countless adventures to be found in nearby historic towns, year round recreation attractions. Unique shops, local theater, boutique, wineries and both fine & casual dining. The Historic Sonora Inn towers 3 stories.The Historic Inn has recently been remodeled. ... more   less 
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