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“Floating Boat with Nowhere to Go”
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Delta King
Ranked #17 of 82 Hotels in Sacramento
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Fun for one night! If you like history or a stay that is a bit unique, then you'll enjoy a night on the charming Delta King. The rooms were fine for a remodeled old riverboat. The breakfast was enjoyable. One night is plenty to get the flavor of this experience.

Room Tip: Water view is good, but seeing Old Sacramento on the other side of the boat is fun, too.
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  • Stayed: July 2017, travelled with family
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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

What a great, historical riverboat of a restaurant! Everything about our experience was wonderful. The food: great! The view: spectacular! The service: divine! My 7 year old grandson loved it too. Loved it!

Stayed: August 2017, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

The Delta King is a refurbished river boat. I had a water view in a small room. Remember you're on a river boat, not a specifically built hotel - standard rooms are smaller with flat screens and wifi. The lighting, plumbing and HVAC system are all older and in-line with the period era of the boat. My room was inadequate to work in, but I was not there to work and only enjoy the stay, and Old Town Sacramento. Staff was friendly and courteous.

Both breakfast and dinner (Kobe Burger) were outstanding.

Room Tip: If traveling as a couple ask for a larger room - West facing will let you look at River, maybe warme...
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  • Stayed: August 2017, travelled on business
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

All of the staff were very friendly and helpful. Our room was clean and had really good smelling soaps. We liked the old fashioned bathroom elements like the claw foot tub, pull chain flush, and pedestal sink. The entire boat is tilted which bothered me at first, but I got used to it. We valeted our car for about $20. The valets were quick and friendly, and we felt more comfortable having it parked in a garage than on the street or in a self park garage that would require us to move the car early in the morning. We had a deal for free breakfast for each adult. The dining room was nice and the food (eggs, muffin, potatoes, and choice of meat) was good. The service was really slow even though it wasn't crowded, but the servers were very nice. There are a bunch of cool little shops right across the street. We would stay again.

  • Stayed: July 2017, travelled with family
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

imagine getting on a real paddle boat and eating lunch in old town Sacramento! What a unique and fun thing to do . We all ordered a different dish and all of us enjoyed the exciting atmosphere of eating on an authentic historic boat!.

  • Stayed: July 2017, travelled as a couple
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Additional Information about Delta King

Address: 1000 Front St, Sacramento, CA 95814-3231
Region: United States > California > Sacramento
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#7 Romantic Hotel in Sacramento
Price Range: RM645 - RM978 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Delta King 3*
Number of rooms: 44
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Delta King is an authentic, historic, and permanently moored riverboat on the Sacramento River in Downtown Old Sacramento, Ca. In addition to the two restaurants, the Delta King has 44 AAA 3-Diamond rated staterooms with prepared to order hot breakfast daily, two dinner theatres, a wine school, and wedding & conference facilities. Sacramento Bee says: Pilothouse Restaurant is a must dine destination. ... more   less 
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Delta Sacramento
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