Hotels in Placerville
Historic Cary House Hotel
Historic Cary House Hotel
Hotel Guest Rating: 8.1/10
300 Main Street
Placerville, CA 95667
Welcome to the Historic Cary House Hotel
The Historic Cary House Hotel is a unique lodging option for Priceline guests in downtown Placerville that successfully mixes 19th-century charm with modern amenities like free Wi-Fi and an on-site spa and wellness center.
The four-story Cary House Hotel opened in 1857 and now has 38 non-smoking rooms furnished with antiques and equipped with free Wi-Fi, cable TVs, mini-fridges, coffeemakers and hairdryers. Event space is available, and there is a spa and wellness center on-site.
The Historic Cary House Hotel puts guests in the heart of California wine country and within walking distance of boutique shops. The hotel is within a 10-minute drive of the Red Hawk Casino and central to the vineyards of the El Dorado region. Lake Tahoe is an hour's drive from the hotel, and it's 54 miles to Sacramento International Airport.
Priceline guests say the Historic Cary House Hotel is "full of character, charm and personality" that is enhanced by "fun furnishings" and a "great downtown location."
Historic Cary House Hotel Amenities
- Accessible facilities
- Air conditioning
- Air conditioning individually controlled in room
- Alarm clock
- Banquet facilities
- Beauty shop/salon
- Bus parking
- Business center
- Cable television
- Complimentary newspaper delivered to room
- Family plan
- Fax service
- Fire safety compliant
- Free local calls
- Free parking
- Front desk
- Heated guest rooms
- High speed internet access
- High speed internet connection
- Housekeeping - daily
- Ice machine
- Ironing board
- Non-smoking rooms (generic)
- Outdoor parking
- Outdoor pool
- Private bath or shower
- Remote control television
- Wheel chair access
Upon check-in photo identification and credit card are required. All special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.Guests checking in after 8 pm must call or email the hotel to make check-in arrangement.Pet-friendly rooms available. Please contact the hotel for details.
Hotel Guest Reviews of the Historic Cary House HotelOur hotel ratings and reviews are from real hotel guests. Priceline.com ensures that its reviews are guests-only by proactively sending hotel surveys to customers after they've completed their hotel stays. In the post-stay surveys, priceline.com hotel customers are asked a number of questions about their stay and the hotel. On a scale of 1-10 with 10 being the best, the survey asks guests to rate their overall experience and specifically rate the hotel's cleanliness, staff and location. Priceline.com does not allow site visitors to post unsolicited hotel reviews.
March 16, 2014
They had king size beds which were very comfortable.
January 1, 2014
The suite was nice, very charming. It would have been a nice stay if not for the noise. Located in the heart of downtown, close to restaurants and shopping.
August 21, 2013
Great little town to stay in. I would stay at this hotel again, but ask for a room not close to the street!
October 26, 2012
The hotel location is wonderful. Very very quiet. The elevator was pretty cool, 2nd oldest west of the Mississippi.Still worked great. The continental breakfast was really poor, and we so went to a restaurant down the street. Staff was very friendly. Nice lobby having some old original items,log book etc. Room was small but nice. King size bed was really comfy. Enjoyed our stay. ...
October 17, 2012
Great hotel! It's historical and located right downtown Placerville. Great shops and restaurants within easy walking distance. Loved the old time feel of the lobby and updated rooms. Apple Hill farms a short distance away. Will stay again when in area.
September 22, 2012
This was one of the high points of our trip. The history was incredible. The original guest register, gold rush memorabilia everywhere, historic elevator, etc. made it so special. The room was comfortable and nicely decorated in period pieces, although very small. It was like staying in a museum, which we loved!
May 31, 2012
The Cary House Hotel was founded in 1849. The current building is old but the place is kept clean. Rooms are small and the bathroom is very dated. Decor is simple, but the beds are comfortable and the location is great - right downtown Placerville. I enjoyed the stay.
May 8, 2012
October 18, 2011
We had to change our hotel to Natomas Inn, in Folsom Ca.
October 7, 2011
Parking far away, behind the building, a long trip from the parking lot to the room. We were concerned about our safety and the security of the car. No pool, no food, no one at the front desk after 9 pm, front door locked after 9pm. No hot water for the shower in the evening (we were on the 4th floor), however we did have hot water in the morning.
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