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Carter House Inns

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Updated bed and breakfast with variety of different sized rooms in what apparently was a residential hotel or office building. Building has an elevator. Location is good, near Carson mansion. Furnishing new, with modern art prints, nice furniture. Some rooms with fireplaces, all updated bathrooms. High quality soaps and shampoos. Robes were a nice touch. Cocktails and appetizers in the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

This hotel is so beautiful! The people on reception are friendly and welcoming and kind and thoughtful! You are treated as though you are close family! The rooms that we had were just superb - really clean and spacious, delightfully old fashioned and wonderfully luxurious!! I don't think that I have ever stayed in a better hotel. The dining area... More 

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Jamul, California
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were at the Carter House Inn for 3 days. After our first day we were so impressed with the hotel and staff we upgraded to a suite. Both rooms were Great! The staff was so friendly & helpful. They even arranged tours of the Redwoods & a River trip for us! Joncarlos was great at check in. We had... More 

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New York, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The first surprise when we checked in was that they had upgraded our room to the suite on the third floor. It was large and plush with a huge hot tub and a separate bathroom with a large shower. We booked in-room massages which were very relaxing. The restaurant was fantastic with great food and staff. The morning breakfast had... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed here on our road trip down the Oregon and California coast and wished that all stops were as lovely as this one was. We had no prior reservation and called to inquire about a room about 30 minutes outside of town. Spoke to Mikey who offered to honor internet listed rates, so we took the... More 

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Chorleywood, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Charged $385 for suite 301 - room has great bath tub and pleasant enough however BREAKFAST simply a joke. A seven year old could make and would serve up with more style. (See photo). All the more disappointing as they purport to be a higher end restaurant in the evening so one would assume they are set up for cooking... More 

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reviewer8062, General Manager at Carter House Inns, responded to this review

Dear HJ N, We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your breakfast. We have other offerings on our breakfast menu besides the daily hot entree including, oatmeal, yogurt with granola, bruleed grapefruit and a few other choices. Jeremy is no longer with us due to this incident as we hold much higher standards then your picture shows.... More 

Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were greeted by Mikey at the registration desk and we must say it was the most personal greeting we have ever received walking into an inn. The rooms are nicely appointed, though the queen bed could be upgraded. Still, the appointments were first rate. We had complementary drinks in a great little bar and then dined in the attached... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I traveled from San Fransisco to Seattle. We stayed here overnight. Very clean, comfortable! Loved it. Friendly staff. Highly recommend. Good wifi and breakfast that included fruit, assorted baked breads and a special of the day, our day was a potato and bacon filled crepe. Delicious!!

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reviewer8062, Manager at Carter House Inns, responded to this review

Dear Ana J, Thank you for your kind review of our inn. It is always wonderful to hear that guests enjoyed their stay with us. We appreciate your wonderful feedback and recommendation of our breakfast included every morning of every stay. We hope to see you again soon! Giancarlo Anro Front Desk Carter House Inns More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We checked into the Carter House late at night without a reservation and were lucky enough to grab the last room. Mikey set us up and was the best host we had ever encountered at a hotel - friendly, knowledgable, and so helpful. We received a free glass of delicious wine upon check in, and enjoyed a delicious breakfast that... More 

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reviewer8062, Manager at Carter House Inns, responded to this review

Dear Katie S, We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us here at the Carter House Inns. We are very fortunate to have such a great staff here, Mikey included, that all enjoy being here and making every guests' stay memorable. We pride ourselves in providing upscale accommodations and excellent meals for our hotel guests every morning... More 

Oslo, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were 2 families that stayed at the Carter House for 2 nights while we explored the area. The rooms were nice and the staff very friendly. We ate at the restaurant one of the evenings and is to be recommended. Especially their Lamb dish was very nice. Breakfast is very simple, but except for the wait to get the... More 

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reviewer8062, Manager at Carter House Inns, responded to this review

Dear arnenorheim, We are pleased to know you enjoyed your stay here at the Carter House Inns. We value each guests' experience and it is great to know that your group had a wonderful stay. We are glad you enjoyed both your dinner and breakfast at our wonderful Restaurant 301. We also appreciate your understanding that preparing every dish in... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Northern California's premier inn is an enclave of four magnificent Victorians perched alongside Humboldt Bay in Old Town, Eureka. The luxurious accommodations at Carter House Inns and the sumptuous dining at its Restaurant 301 (considered among Northern California's best restaurants) set and indulgent tone for a marvelous visit to the giant redwood forests, rugged Pacific beaches and the other wonders of Northern California's Redwood Coast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carter House Inns

Address: 301 L St, Eureka, CA 95501-0571
Location: United States > California > Humboldt County > Eureka
Price Range: $208 - $451 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Carter House Inns 3.5*
Number of rooms: 32
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#1 Family Hotel in Eureka
#2 Romantic Hotel in Eureka
#3 Business Hotel in Eureka
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