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Bothell
Reviewed August 9, 2016

Great building and better inn keeper! Rooms are great and fairly priced but CASH ONLY! there is so much to see here that you may want to stay an additional day to see the antiques in every single room. Be sure to ask the innkeeper questions as he in a great resource for this area. No breakfast included but still...

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Kneeland, California
Reviewed August 14, 2015

Because of security issues experienced by Credit Card companies, the Inn no longer accepts Credit Cards - only cash. There are several ATM machines conveniently located nearby. The Inn also has stopped accepting advanced reservations - however last minute "Drop In's", or 'same day' calls made while on route to Eureka are accepted. Also the room with the ensuite Private...

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Sapulpa, OK
Reviewed August 29, 2014

My wife and I stayed here in April, 2009. Lily welcomed us, took our payment, gave us a brief tour of the house/museum, explained she and Doug were going to a concert that evening, and left us in a most delightful setting. I felt as if I'd traveled back in time what with all the old furnishings and just so...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed November 28, 2013 via mobile

We spend a night in the house on our way from north to south. The house is a landmark located at the crossing of 2 quiet streets. Plenty of room to park right in front of the main door. Lily gave us a tour of the house which set the clock many years back. It was like unveiling a secret....

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Vancouver
Reviewed November 15, 2013

Abigail's Elegant Victorian Mansion - Historic Lodging Accommodation A fascinating home, mansion, museum! Comfortable, clean. Interesting & hospitable innerkeepers. Close to downtown restaurants and sites. Unique accomodation. Looking forward to my visit!

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Abigail's Elegant Victorian Mansion, Owner at Abigail's Elegant Victorian Mansion - Historic Lodging Accommodations, responded to this review

Lily and I both enjoyed the visit by BMclean and his father during their stay in Eureka. Having spent several days in our area they had an opportunity to really get to know our town and the Humboldt Bay region, with it's many treasures. Their appreciation of our authentic interiors and attention to detail is greatly appreciated. But more importantly...

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed November 4, 2013

The house is a classic gem with a wonderful history since its completion in 1888. We were driving from Oregon and were late in arriving. We called ahead, and Doug waited up for us, greeting us at the front door with a smile. We had a quick tour of the first floor, and then chose rooms on the second. Every...

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Abigail's Elegant Victorian Mansion, Owner at Abigail's Elegant Victorian Mansion - Historic Lodging Accommodations, responded to this review

We can't truly express just how much we appreciate everything this kind reviewer had to say about their stay at Abigail’s Elegant Victorian Mansion.. We are indeed an authentic, lovingly-restored and maintained 1888 Victorian Inn (celebrating 125 years of hosting guests) that warmly welcomes travelers who want to experience a truly unique, early Americana hotel in a quiet historic residential...

Concord, NH
Reviewed October 27, 2013

We found this B&B on the web, and it exceeded all of our expectations. Lilly and Doug are terrific innkeepers and their stories are both educational and fun. The house is fun to poke around in and there are so many accesories and history in every corner. The rooms, bed, and bathes were very comfortable, no complaints whatsoever. For an...

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Abigail's Elegant Victorian Mansion, Owner at Abigail's Elegant Victorian Mansion - Historic Lodging Accommodations, responded to this review

Abigail’s Victorian Mansion is indeed an eclectic Old World ‘Boutique Hotel' ---and we're always delighted to welcome guests from all around the world (and near-by) to come and enjoy what we have to offer at our unique, historic inn. We want to thank this generous reviewer for so kindly sharing all of the things that they enjoyed about their stay...

New Buffalo, Michigan
Reviewed October 26, 2013

Stayed one night at Abigail's Elegant Victorian Mansion. Wonderful place. Beautiful from the outside and the inside completely brings one back to Victorian times. Truly unique experience. The mansion coupled with Doug's history lesson were fascination. Additionally this experience comes with quite reasonable rates. Would highly recommend to anyone passing through Eureka.

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Abigail's Elegant Victorian Mansion, Owner at Abigail's Elegant Victorian Mansion - Historic Lodging Accommodations, responded to this review

We are glad that the reviewer's experience staying with us was a pleasant one. Built in 1888, this is the 125th year that our remarkable inn has welcomed travelers---and, the on-going restoration and beautification of our 1888 National Historic Landmark continues to make our guests' stays at Abigail’s Victorian Mansion even better. So, please come back again soon!

Folsom, California
Reviewed September 25, 2013

If you like Victorians you'll love Abigail's Elegant Victorian Mansion. The innkeepers have restored this mansion to the true Victorian era. The attention to details is awesome! For some history on the mansion and the area be sure to spend some time with the Vieyra's.

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Abigail's Elegant Victorian Mansion, Owner at Abigail's Elegant Victorian Mansion - Historic Lodging Accommodations, responded to this review

Not everyone will feel comfortable staying in our 1887 Victorian House Museum. There are many who enjoy the chasteness of 'tastefully uncluttered'. But for those who do love the Victorian age and in particular its lavish opulence of Victorian architecture and interior furnishings, we invite you to join us at Abigail's Elegant Victorian Mansion - a NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK. The...

Zurich
Reviewed September 15, 2013

In 1997, I stayed the first time at Abigail's Elegant Victorian Mansion in Eureka, California with my family. On my second trip to California, it was an absolute must for me to stay again at Abigail's Elegant Victorian Mansion and to share this unique experience with my friend. Lily Vieyra showed us through the mansion, explaining the history of this...

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Abigail's Elegant Victorian Mansion, Owner at Abigail's Elegant Victorian Mansion - Historic Lodging Accommodations, responded to this review

It is always a joy to welcome once again guests who have joined us in the past. There is certainly a great deal of truth in our motto - "The first time - a fellow traveler ; the second time a returning friend." The warmth of spirit, the power of laughter, the joy of living - all bring “ Raison...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A 3 Diamond property RECOMMENDED by AAA, Fodor's, Frommer's, Mobile, Wall Street Journal, N.Y.Times, etc. This Victorian Mansion is an 1878 NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK of opulence, grace and grandeur - a Living-History House-Museum of the 1890s. It is located in a quiet residential neighborhood of other fine Victorian homes. We are only a few blocks from historic "Old-Town", with its many fine restaurants. Redwood Parks, and beaches of the Pacific Ocean are nearby. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Abigail's Elegant Victorian Mansion - Historic Lodging Accommodations

Address: 1406 C St, Eureka, CA 95501-1765
Location: United States > California > Humboldt County > Eureka
Price Range: $115 - $145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“The Langtry is light and airy, with Private Bath next door. Van Gogh room is quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles ramonn706, Aug 14, 2015 | Read review
“Take your pick. I don't think there's a bad one.”
 of 5 bubbles SapulpaBoy, Aug 29, 2014 | Read review
“There are only four rooms. Two open onto the hall and share a bath. The bath room is large, clean, well -lit, has an old fashioned toilet, sink, and bathtub/shower.”
 of 5 bubbles 998SandyB, Nov 4, 2013 | Read review
“We were given our choice of rooms. Each has a historical theme and patron. The Lnagtry room was especialy fun. Every room was quiet and very comfy.”
 of 5 bubbles 570williamn, Oct 27, 2013 | Read review
“I stayed in the Governors room. Spectacular!”
 of 5 bubbles joeboiseid, Sep 3, 2013 | Read review
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