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The Historic American River Inn

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 31 October 2015

During a leisurely trip along Hwy. 49, we stayed overnight at this gorgeous Victorian inn. We arrived in the mid-afternoon and were warmly greeted by the innkeepers, Will and later Maria, who was busy preparing hors d’oeuvres for that evening’s happy hour. Will escorted us to our spacious “honeymoon suite”, Room 5, which was beautifully furnished in antiques and tastefully...

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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Stayed here for my first anniversary just to get away for the weekend before heading to "apple hill". The wife and I love 1800's California Gold mining and pioneer history and this place is basically a museum. There is so much to look at in the form of art, antiques and overall decor and it is all very charming. The...

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Cupertino, California
Reviewed 14 September 2015

I booked the room by phone, and it was nice to hear the owner voice and recommendation about the road and the traffic. We arrive a little late, but Mr. Will greeted us like we were family! Showed us the gorgeous room, and offered me a nice cognac, while chatting about his Inn, and etc. The beds were very comfortable,...

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Jackson, California
Reviewed 13 August 2015

I felt like I had stepped back in time when I first entered the American River Inn! We were greeted by Maria and her husband Will with a friendly smile and we felt very welcomed! The atmosphere in the B&B is Victorian and full of antiques in every room. Be prepared to share each others company as most of the...

2Thank StacieDA
Orange County, Ca
Reviewed 1 August 2015

The upside is that this is a renovated historic inn with lots of atmosphere. The rooms, bathrooms, and inn in general were spotless. There was a wonderful spread of hors d'oeuvres at about 5:00pm the day we checked in. The breakfast was home cooked and excellent. The inn keepers (Will and Maria) are delightful and take pride in their Inn....

3Thank humordoc
San Diego, California
Reviewed 1 August 2015

We stayed three nights before conquering the 63rd Jeepers Jamboree Rubicon Trail adventure. The hotel was a classic historic B&B. The owners made our stay even more enjoyable with their stories, cooking & serving a great breakfast and fun afternoon offering of wine & cheese. The room was clean with beautiful antiques. We were hoping for an encounter with its...

1Thank vnrcooper
Reviewed 19 July 2015

The American River Inn is a historical inn in the middle of Georgetown. This inn has all the classic amenities and appointments of a traditional B&B. We didn't get a chance to enjoy the wine hour but it takes place between 5:30 and 7. Breakfast was good- filling, nicely prepared and served with lots of hospitality. The bed was a...

1Thank Cupcakefeb1973
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

This was our first experience in a bed and breakfast. We had a very nicely decorated, comfortable room. The historical hotel is tastefully decorated in time period decor. The hostess was very helpful and knowledgeable. They had a wine and hors d'oeuvres time in the evening and a wonderful breakfast in the morning. The beds were comfortable and the whole...

1Thank Tracy B
Atwater, California
Reviewed 17 September 2014

This stay was the second of a 2 night trip to Georgetown. Located in a quiet and comfortable little town, it was quite the place to shoot photos and ghost hunt. The Hotel itself was furnished beautifully. The staff was very friendly and it include a delicious little breakfast. Even though I didn't feel or record any spiritual moments, it...

1Thank ORBS_inv
El Dorado Hills, California
Reviewed 5 April 2014

Its an enchanting place with really cool history.. But, unfortunately, the substitute hostess is very inhospitable. Maybe try to go when the owners are in? Cute downstairs and authentic furnished suites. Just bad customer service, I'm sad to say. As soon as I talked to her I wish that I hadn't. But aside from this, I can make no complaint.

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Additional Information about The Historic American River Inn

Address: 6600 Orleans St., corner Main and Orleans, Georgetown, CA 95634
Region: United States > California > Georgetown
Price Range: RM487 - RM491 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Historic American River Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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“may be a decent bed in the third floor, I did not check them”
retireetraveller47, 7 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If you are so inclined ask for a room where their resident ghosts are frequently seen!”
okole1808, 7 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The third floor suites are probably not worth the additional cost.”
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Chessman2, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 5 is a spacious corner suite on the 2nd floor with a private bath and access to the wrap-around balcony.”
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699elisem, 30 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Every room is very unique,and quiet. I liked that they had a 2 twin bed option for my son and I.”
953simonag, 13 Sep 2015 | Read review
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