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Albert Shafsky House Bed and Breakfast

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2942 Coloma St, Placerville, CA 95667
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Phoenix, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful experience at this bed and breakfast! Rita was a welcoming, warm hostess who made us feel at home. We rented out all three rooms as we were in town for our daughter's wedding. Rita and Stephanie stayed in the background as we readied ourselves for the big day, but they were right there to answer any questions, or to... More 

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Thank wendyannie
Shafsky, Owner at Albert Shafsky House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

It was a delight to have the family here for the celebration. Thanks for the very kind words about your stay. Our intentions are to make everyones stay a time to remember so I'm happy we met your expectations! Here is to many more years of wedded bliss for the newlyweds. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay here immensely. Rita is a fabulous cook, the room was extremely comfortable, and the house is absolutely beautiful. This will be our first choice for any return visits. Parking is a bit of a challenge, but Old Town is within walking distance so you really don't need to move once you park.

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1 Thank Pat D
Shafsky, Owner at Albert Shafsky House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

I loved chatting with you two about the history you have with Placerville. Glad you found the information on the family. Yes, parking is an issue but we try to make it work for everyone. The streets in this part of town were made for horse and buggy so they are very narrow. Hope to see you again the next... More 

Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

Albert Shafsky House B&B is on a corner as you go up a fairly steep hill, and not too far from historic Placerville. The room was very comfortable and well appointed. The hostess was very helpful and friendly. The breakfast was yummy! We enjoyed our stay and highly recommend it.

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Shafsky, Owner at Albert Shafsky House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We so enjoy hearing from our guests about the time they've spent in Placerville. Thanks for your thoughtful words about the B&B and your recommendation for those who are thinking about visiting beautiful El Dorado County. More 

Bishop, California
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2016

Love this place. Great rest, and it's located close enough to Sacramento and San Francisco without being "too close". Great food, wine in the parlor, nearby wineries to visit on Saturday - what's not to like?

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Shafsky, Owner at Albert Shafsky House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

It's always a pleasure to see you. We welcome you with open arms when ever you are passing through on a business trip. Your kind words are appreciated. Until next time..... More 

Bakersfield, California
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay! The location, room, and hospitality were perfect! It was a great break in between Christmas and heading home to real life to have this short but enjoyable time! Thank you!

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Shafsky, Owner at Albert Shafsky House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We appreciate hearing from our guests after their stay. Thanks for taking the time to write a review. Here's hoping you have a wonderful 2016 and that you will visit us again in the future. More 

Oakland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

Rita and Stephanie are wonderful. This was our first B&B experience and these ladies made us big fans. The rooms are spacious and each decorated with its own theme. Definitely check out the photos on their website. I recommend Alberta's Attic which has its own separate sitting room. I could spend hours in the living room: the woodwork, the decor,... More 

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Shafsky, Owner at Albert Shafsky House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks for the glowing review! We enjoyed having you stay for the very special weekend. It was a delight to be a part of a memory that will last a life time. Hope to see you again for a relaxed visit where you can discover more of our beautiful El Dorado County. More 

Reno, Nevada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

We had such a nice visit and will definitely be back! Parking is a bit tight but the location and accommodations were spectacular! Breakfast was very good and they took care of my gluten sensitivity with no fuss or bother.

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Thank lesliestbutler
Shafsky, Owner at Albert Shafsky House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

So nice of you to take the time to write a review of your stay. We love to hear from our guests and try to respond as soon as we get the notice. Happy to hear you enjoyed your stay in beautiful El Dorado County. Hope to see you again soon. More 

Paradise, California
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

Well-maintained 1900s era Placerville house, with comfortable rooms, excellent meals and great service! We have stayed at Shafsky house every autumn for several years, and look forward to returning. Highly recommended.

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Shafsky, Owner at Albert Shafsky House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks for you kind words about your annual stay in beautiful El Dorado County. We always look forward to your visit! More 

Reno, Nevada
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015

The house was lovely and very clean. The service was stellar and breakfast superb. The only quibble was the road traffic, which settled down later in the evening, but began around 5:30am. All-in-all a lovely place with fabulous hosts and food.

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Shafsky, Owner at Albert Shafsky House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We always appreciate hearing from our guests. Thanks for taking the time to write a review. Living in a neighborhood with traffic, and on the "gold vein" Hwy 49 does present noise. We have ear plugs in each room to help muffle the sounds but sometimes it's just not enough. Again we thank you for staying with us and hope... More 

Packwood, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015

This was a great place to stay. The attic was large with plenty of room. Close to downtown and the major roads. If you are a light sleeper, there is traffic noise from the street. I am a heavy sleeper, so no problems.

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Thank Loren M
Shafsky, Owner at Albert Shafsky House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We love to hear from our guests. Thanks for your words of advise as to being on a busy street. We do have ear plugs on the tables next to the bed just for that reason. Hwy 49 is a much traveled road by not only the locals but those traveling the historical road meandering through the gold country of... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
1902 Queen Anne Victorian bed and breakfast in Placerville, CA just an hour to Sacramento or Lake Tahoe and steps from historic Placerville Main St. All rooms with private baths and breakfast. In the heart of California Gold Country, Historic Placerville, CA, this lovely Queen Ann Victorian Bed and Breakfast is the perfect setting for your El Dorado County escape. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Albert Shafsky House Bed and Breakfast

Address: 2942 Coloma St, Placerville, CA 95667
Location: United States > California > Placerville
Price Range: $134 - $191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Albert Shafsky House Bed and Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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