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Seattle, Washington
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32 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The northern queen is famous to the locals here. I grew up in this town and the northern queen was always the place to stay. We came back to the area and though it has seen better days (their famous restaurant, trolley and maybe even their train is no longer around), it is still a quaint place to stay. The... More 

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Long Beach, California
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28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel has seen better days, but it is very clean and the staff are friendly and helpful. there are not many options in Nevada City and this suited our purposes. Even though it is by the highway, it's pretty quiet. They do have some cabins further away from road, but did not get a chance to check out.

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Thank engrmom
Rosa R, Front Office at Northern Queen Inn, responded to this review

Hello engrmom, I am very glad that you had a pleasant stay with us here at the Northern Queen Inn! I hope that you will come stay with us again in the future. The cabins here are one of our most popular options, and the most secluded. Perhaps next time you visit you should give one a try. Thank you... More 

Los Angeles, California
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20 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

For a 2-star hotel then it meets surpassed the standard. The room is spacious than expected and overall clean! The bed sheets are clean and comfy. The wifi is weak at times. The shower is good. I was satisfied with my one night stay. If the price is a little less I would give it 5star.

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Thank june n
Rosa R, Front Office at Northern Queen Inn, responded to this review

Hello june n, I'm so happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us! Here at the Northern Queen, we offer discounts to seniors and AAA members, as well as a few others. Next time you come visit, be sure to ask if you qualify for a discounted rate. We hope to see you soon! Best Regards, The Northern... More 

Morro Bay, California, United States
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61 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

We are here often and enjoy the cabins. They are a bit dated but very comfy. The bed was nice but a bit on the hard side with some lumps so maybe time for new mattresses. The wireless internet has not worked the last 3 years we've been here. The signal strength is strong but will not connect. I think... More 

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Thank johntrak
Rosa R, Front Office Manager at Northern Queen Inn, responded to this review

Hello Johntrak, Thank you very much for reviewing our hotel! I am glad that you enjoyed your visit with us, and that you had a chance to take the scenic train ride over to the Railroad Museum. I hope that the next time you are in the area you will choose to stay with us again! Thanks again for your... More 

Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

My family and I visit Nevada City regularly at least once or twice a year. The Northern Queen has always been our go to place and we have been loyal customers for about ten years now. We always really enjoyed our stays until this last visit. I am sad to say that we will no longer be visiting. We stayed... More 

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Rosa R, Front Office at Northern Queen Inn, responded to this review

Hello Miri-in-LA, I am very sorry that you were not satisfied with your stay here at the Northern Queen Inn. The sofa-beds and trundles have been removed from the cabins and chalets. Our website is almost fully updated with the new room information. We are doing our best to inform future guests of the changes we have made. I hope... More 

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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

The office is located in the old Nevada City Narrow Gauge Railroad Depot - very cool indeed. The hotel/motel itself is very quiet and clean, but could use some updating. There is a laundry facility on-site, which we desperately needed! They also need to upgrade the Wi-Fi - it was quite weak. The on-site restaurant was closed for renovation, but... More 

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Thank Juanuchis
Rosa R, Front Office at Northern Queen Inn, responded to this review

Hello Juanuchis! I'm very glad that you had a pleasant stay with us here at the Northern Queen Inn. We do our best to provide useful facilities for our guests, and I'm happy that we were able to provide you with what you needed while staying with us. We hope that you will come visit us again soon! Best Regards,... More 

Angmering, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

On arriving at the Northern Queen Inn and receiving a warm welcome, there was an issue with my reservation having not been booked even though I had my reservation email but the front desk staff (apologies for not getting their names) were amazing and after trying to find out the reason for the problem and the hotel being full phoned... More 

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Thank Mark W
Rosa R, Front Office at Northern Queen Inn, responded to this review

Hello Mark W, Thank you so much for your review! We are very sorry that there was a mishap with your reservation. I am glad that we were able to solve the problem to your satisfaction, and I hope that you will come stay with us in the future. Thanks again for your positive and helpful feedback! Best Regards, The... More 

Sacramento, California
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

Front desk gent named Happy (yes really his name) was the only good thing about this experience. We had all our wedding guests staying, which we had set up a year before hand. Then a series of unfortunate events occurred: many of the rooms we reserved were dropped before the agreed upon drop date; the manager, far too overwhelmed with... More 

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Rosa R, Front Office at Northern Queen Inn, responded to this review

Hello Oceanlelia, I am sorry to hear that you were less than satisfied during your stay here at the Northern Queen Inn. It is always good to hear what issues our guest have experienced during their time with us, so that we may continue to make improvements for the future. Thank you for your helpful response. Best Regards, The Northern... More 

Los Angeles, California
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40 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

I've stayed at the Northern Queen off and on over the last 30 years and I don't mind saying that it definitely went through a slump for a number of years. I was happy that the last time I stayed it had turned around significantly. Still some things that could be done better, but overall very comfortable stay in a... More 

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Rosa R, Front Office at Northern Queen Inn, responded to this review

Hello Bonk00, Thank you so much for your review! We are very glad that you have noticed the improvements we have been making to our hotel. We are currently working to further upgrade and improve our property and rooms. We are so happy that you have chosen to stay with us throughout the years, and hope that you will return... More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

I booked this hotel 4 days ago for a date a month away on their website. When I called to try and add a day I found out I had no reservation!! If I had not wanted to add a day I would not have called and would not have had a place to stay. Very irresponsible of this hotel... More 

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3 Thank Carol S
Rosa R, Front Office at Northern Queen Inn, responded to this review

Hello Carol S, I am sorry that you experienced an issue with our online booking system. We usually do not have problems with this system, however it is always a good idea to verify the details of your reservations over the telephone if you do not receive an email confirmation from our hotel. Thank you for your helpful comments. It's... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Banquet Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities

Additional Information about Northern Queen Inn

Address: 400 Railroad Ave, Nevada City, CA 95959-2868
Location: United States > California > Nevada City
Price Range: $125 - $162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Northern Queen Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 86
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