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Carter House Inns

Expedia.comUS$ 217*
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#4 of 21 Hotels in Eureka
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

A nice boutique hotel in a Victorian building . A great fine dining restaurant in the hotel with a huge wine list for those with a big wallet . Walking distance to other historic buildings in the town .

Thank JRP-Bkk
Reviewed 14 June 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...

2Thank Tavishi M
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reviewer8062, Manager at Carter House Inns, responded to this review

Dear Tavishi M, We are so happy to hear your stay with us was incredible! Thank you for your compliments and kind words regarding our staff and our rooms. We love that we were able to make you feel at home and welcomed by our staff. All of us here at the Carter House Inns truly enjoy getting know all...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the great pleasure of staying at the Carter House Inn for two nights and were really impressed with the exceptional caring ways they treat their guests, the attention they pay to the tiniest details, and the lovely inn itself!! The dining experience was grand!! Do not pass up the chocolate torte!!

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

Hi Betsy M, Thank you so much for the "Stellar" review!! We are so happy to hear that you had such a wonderful stay, and that you enjoyed the restaurant as well. We hope to see you again the next time you are in town. Sincerely, Michael L'Allier General Manager

North Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for 2 nights in May. The suite was quite spacious but a little chilly. With the size of the suite it would be nice if they had a small refrigerator and microwave. The bed was comfortable. The Carter House is within walking distance of restaurants please it has one of its own across the street. The staff was...

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

Hello Chicorico, Thank you for the excellent review. I will look into getting a small refrigerator for our suites in that building, we always appreciate the feedback to make guests experiences the best that they can be. We look forward to your next visit. Sincerely, Michael L'Allier General Manager

Oakland, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms are well appointed, the staff friendly and helpful. The restaurant serves delicious dinners and breakfasts to start your day. The old town of Euraka is walkable. Very easy access to the freeways.

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

Hi Nancy W, Thank you so much for the excellent review. We agree that our property is a great base camp to explore the redwood empire. We are very glad that you enjoyed your stay and we hope you come and see us again if you are ever in our neck of the woods. Sincerely, Michael L'Allier General Manager

Chapel Hill, NC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were on a trip from San Francisco to Portland traveling about 200 miles a day and trying to find a nice hotel for the leg between Sonoma and southern Oregon. This is really about the only one for miles. Having watched the Eureka television program I was hoping for some kind of quirky downtown but Eureka itself is not...

Thank Lynn-in-Chapel-Hill
reviewer8062, General Manager at Carter House Inns, responded to this review

Hi Lynn-in-Chapel-Hill, We appreciate you staying with us during your passing through of Eureka. We are working on making Eureka more of a destination rather than a passer through spot for travelers. We are glad that you enjoyed the service and most of the accommodations, I am sorry that you found the bed uncomfortable, I will most definitely look into...

Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this place at the last minute, and WOW, what a surprise to find such a wonderful place in such a small town. The sheets, towels and robes are all amazing! The breakfast was incredible. The lobby is so welcoming, the little bar next to it is inviting after a long travel day. Restaurant 301, on site, was...

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

Hi JuneSigman, We are so happy that you happened upon our quaint hotel. We are thankful for your patronage and for your excellent review. I am so happy to hear that you had a wonderful time, and we hope that next time you are in our neck of the woods that you come and stay with us again. Cheers, Michael...

Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My Architectural Historian husband wanted to see the Carson Mansion in Eureka, the finest Queen Anne house in the western United States. By chance, two blocks away he happened to notice the Carter House Inn. What a wonderful find! They have exquisitely appointed rooms in two historic houses, and two additional buildings that fooled my husband into thinking they too...

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

Hey there, It was so nice to get to talk with you during your stay. I am glad that you enjoyed yourself so much, we truly enjoyed having you stay with us. Thank you very much for the great review and I will pass your kind words on to the staff. Cheers, Michael L'Allier

Riverside, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful (not-so) little B&B in Eureka, built using the original plans from an 1880's house in San Francisco and destroyed in the 1906 quake/fire, the Inn stands separate from the original Carter House. The staff are charming and very helpful, we enjoyed complementary sit-down breakfast, happy hour with hor d'ourves, and evening tea and cookies. Very nice room, nice bath,...

1Thank Lissannie
reviewer8062, General Manager at Carter House Inns, responded to this review

Hi Lissannie, Thank you so much for the excellent review. It was really great getting to chat with you for a bit during your stay, and I am glad that everything was top notch for you. We look forward to hopefully hosting you again in the future. Cheers

Los Osos
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Nice but not great. Too much money for what you received. Horrible mattress. Don't get the Redwood romance package, not worth the money. They forget to give you all your perks. The champagne was terrible.

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

Hi Tina V, I am not sure what perks we missed? Our staff always does this best to go above and beyond for all of our guests, especially for packages. The champagne that we poor is actually quite a high end champagne, the Taittinger Brut to be precise. I do recall you dining with us and leaving the bottle at...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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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
Region: United States > California > Humboldt County > Eureka
Price Range: ₹ 13,434 - ₹ 27,772 (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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#2 Romantic Hotel in Eureka
#3 Business Hotel in Eureka
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“First floor is not accessible as there is a very small set of stairs, but very convenient to main lobby.”
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“order the bone marrow custard wild mushroom tart!!! AMAZING!”
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