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Comfort Inn Arcata-Humboldt Area - Arcata - Building
1
8.8 Excellent (181 reviews)
Overview Reviews
Behind every great stay is a great night at the Comfort Inn Arcata-Humboldt Area hotel in Arcata, CA conveniently located near Humboldt State University. We are near Arcata Community Forest, Mad River Beach and the Arcata Marsh. Enjoy amenities like a full breakfast, free WiFi, indoor heated swimming pool and whirlpool, fitness room, guest laundry and much more. Rooms include 37-inch flat-screen TVs, desks, microwaves and more. Earn rewards with every stay with our Choice Privileges Rewards program. No pets allowed.
10.0 Excellent
Pros: Hotel was at good location, rooms were nice and clean, and bed was comfy
Cons: Same breakfast everyday. There should be more choices for the breakfast
Hampton Inn and Suites Arcata - Arcata - Building
2
8.6 Excellent (501 reviews)
Overview Reviews
Enjoy breathtaking views along miles of Pacific Ocean coastline. Witness the majestic beauty of ancient redwood tree groves. The Hampton Inn and Suites Arcata, CA hotels is located off Highway 101 and Giuntoli Lane in the heart of redwood country. Our convenient location allows guests to be just minutes from the Arcata-Eureka Airport-Humboldt State Uniersity-Beau Pre Golf Course-and the Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary. A short drive will bring you to the Pacific Ocean-State Parks-and the city of Eureka. Get a feel of what this area is famous for by witnessing breathtaking views of the Pacific Coast at places like Patrick*s Point-or stroll through state parks to get an up close and personal view of towering redwood groves. Delve into history-and shopping-in the historical downtown area in Arcata and Eureka. After you*ve done all this-sit back and relax at one of the he many restaurants that are just footsteps outside of the hotel. Get more tips on the area*s sights and activities from the friendly team at our Arcata Hotel. Whether you are focused on serious business or relaxing on a dream vacation-you*ll feel welcome at the Hampton Inn and Suites hotel in Arcata. Our style of comfort and convenience are the foundations to a successful visit. Relax in spacious rooms with king or queen-size beds. We simply have what it takes to accommodate you. Once you*ve arrived at our hotel-you*ll find a lot of great amenities waiting for you in your room. Need to get some work done while you*re with us? we offer complimentary high-speed internet access in every guest room. Prop your laptop on our handy lap desk and type away while you watch TV. Or simply go down to the heated indoor pool and whirlpool for a little relaxation after you*ve visited our fitness center. When you*re ready for some rest-hunker down for the night in our comfiest amenity yet-Cloud Nine. The Hampton Bed Experience.
9.3 Excellent
Pros: Clean modern new appearing rooms. Free breakfast in the morning that was pretty good and changed for variety.
Cons: Next time might have gotten hotel a little closer to Redwood National Forest because end up doing a lot of driving.
8.0 Excellent
Cons: we werent given the room we thought we reserved
3.7 Mediocre
Cons: The walls are very thin, can hear everything, had very loud neighbors. The beds are not comfortable
7.7 Good
Pros: Nice jacuzzi and pool. Comfortable rooms. Good size TV. Comp breakfast.
Cons: The plumbing was sluggish in sink and toilet sometimes. The room by the elevator is a little noisy. They were able to move us to s quieter room. Overall a good place to stay though.
Overview Reviews
Enjoy the Beautiful Northern California Pacific CoastFor hotels with modern conveniences, just minutes from the misty ancient redwood groves and the rugged Pacific coastline, look no further than the Holiday Inn Express® Arcata/Eureka - Airport Area hotel. This 100% non-smoking facility features mission-style architecture and a country setting reflecting the natural beauty of the Northern California Coast.Our hotel's amenities ensure all travelers a convenient stay, starting with 2,000 square feet of meeting space and a 24-hour business center with two work stations. We're a short drive from major companies in the fishing and lumber industries, such as Green Diamond, Simpson and the businesses of Eureka and Arcata. Each hotel room and suite has free high-speed, wired and wireless internet access.From strolling along unspoiled beaches to visiting Humboldt State University in Arcata, hotel guests can choose from a variety of activities. Marvel at the beautiful redwoods in Patrick's Point State Park, explore charming Trinidad or shop in downtown Arcata. Our hotel is also the closest to Cher-Ae Heights Casino, which overlooks the coast.Area hotels can't compete with our great service, generous-sized rooms and Park, Stay, & Go package for Arcata Airport. Our hotel guests enjoy numerous free amenities, like a hot breakfast each morning, an indoor pool, whirlpool and fitness center.
10.0 Excellent
Pros: It was clean, the service was great, the breakfast was delicious! Plus they were very fast at picking you up, and taking you to the airport via shuttle. One of the best hotels I've ever stayed at.
10.0 Excellent
Pros: I arrived to a warm, recently renovated, lobby. Check in management was wonderful and accommodating: I was asked which floor I'd prefer to stay on; when I asked for water, I was given 2 bottles free for the room. Nice warm cookies, fresh fruit, and coffee in break area. The room was clean, quite, and the stay was excellent. In the morning, the breakfast bar had everything (best self-service I've ever seen). I needed airport shuttle and Monica was terrific - I will definitely stay here again!
8.2 Excellent
Pros: Good breakfast. Nice swimming pool.
Cons: Bathroom looked clean but smelled little like mildew.
10.0 Excellent
Pros: Everything!
Blue Lake Casino & Hotel - Blue Lake - Bedroom
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8.1 Excellent (737 reviews)
Overview Reviews
With a stay at Blue Lake Casino & Hotel in Blue Lake, you'll be within a 10-minute drive of Humboldt State University and Chumayo Spa. Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary (available 24 hours).
10.0 Excellent
Pros: The staff at the front desk work overly friendly and concerned about my happiness
6.2 Good
Pros: Room was great, the restaurant was surprisingly good, the guy at the check out counter in the am was very professional and had a warm smile.
Cons: Girl at the counter upon check in, I think Samantha. We were the only ones checking in, no greeting, no eye contact, I had to initiate a response by asking "how are you" to which she responded I am good, and then continued her conversation with the other front desk girl and the guy with the blue rubber gloves on, I am assuming the housekeeper. Listen guys, you can make or break a stay just by the first impressions, how you are greeted, if you feel welcome. We felt like an inconvenience checking in, this is not a good feeling. Your facility is nice, however, I will stay at the casino in Trinidad next time for sure.
Best Western Arcata Inn - Arcata - Building
5
7.8 Good (579 reviews)
Overview Reviews
Explore the beauty of California when selecting this Arcata hotel. A great location, friendly service, and plenty of perks are what keep guests coming back. This Arcata hotel is close to the Redwood Forest and the beaches. Spend a day among the grand beauties or frolicking on the rolling sand. We're pet-friendly, so if Fido wants to come along, he's more than welcome. After all, every family needs their fur baby along for hiking, kayaking and fishing expeditions. Humboldt State University is also in the neighborhood, and our Arcata hotel is happy to host visiting professors and families touring the campus. Being close to the university is just one of the perks here. Our heated indoor/outdoor pool is open year-round so swimming is always an option. The National Redwood Parks provide the perfect background for an idyllic vacation. Guests come to check out the Avenue of the Giants and Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park where Return of the Jedi was filmed. Film buffs are thrilled to visit Prairie Creek Redwood State Park where scenes from Jurassic Park were filmed. However, gastro pros are delighted with the Oyster Festival where seriously fresh seafood is dished up. When traveling on business, rest assured that you'll have all of the comforts of home. This Arcata hotel is proud to host employees of Sun Valley Floral Farm, Mad River Hospital and Historic Arcata Plaza. After clocking out, why not take a look at the Arcata Marsh, New Humboldt Bay Wildlife Center, or Natural History Museum? But first, enjoy our free deluxe continental breakfast with biscuits and gravy, waffles, cereals and more. There are seven marathons throughout the year and no better place to find your stride. Jazz festivals, Art Arcata, Arts Alive, Farmers Markets and Van Duzer Theatre are just a taste of the local attractions. This Arcata hotel is centrally located to numerous casinos for guests who want to flirt with Lady Luck. Book a quaint, cozy room at Best Western Arcata Inn and get back in touch with nature! Enjoy your stay.
8.2 Excellent
Pros: Motel was as it should be. Staff was courteous and polite.
Cons: Breakfast was mediocre, but I'm probably looking for a healthier breakfast than I should expect to get at a chain hotel. They were doing construction on the rooms next to us, and although they didn't start at too unreasonable of a time, it was unexpected on the weekend.
8.8 Excellent
Pros: I was probably most surprised by the extensive breakfast options. Staff was amazing. There was a cute gazebo. I used the hot tub twice.
Cons: The room smelled heavily of air freshener. I like scent free rooms. Sometimes heavy smells like that give me a migraine. It was so intense I aired the room out for a while when I checked in.
8.0 Excellent
Pros: Nice large room with refrigerator and microwave. Beds were comfortable.
Cons: Shower hardly drained, rather lame for a motel at this price. Lots of pillows, but no variation in thickness. Hard for those of us with neck problems. A bit noisy, dogs barking in room near us and people coming in in the middle of the night talking and laughing loudly. Useless one cup coffee machine. They have free coffee in the check in area, but I would rather have coffee and wake up in my room without having to get dressed and go out. Even though I brought my own coffee with me, the tiny one cup coffee maker was unusable as it is designed for the packets of coffee (which are terrible). Why bother?
Overview Reviews
Located just off Hwy 101, near the Arcata Airport and the downtown Arcata Plaza. Situated between the Pacific Ocean and the Redwood forest. Close to historic old town Eureka and boutique shopping. Close to Humboldt State University. Short drive to seaside town of Trinidad. A valid credit card or a 100 USD cash deposit is required upon check-in.
8.0 Excellent
Pros: Updated rooms Bed was in good condition Pool and Jacuzzi were working Complimentary breakfast Friendly staff Convenient location
Cons: Fridge temperature knob broke off Weird shaped pillows Round table which was great for eating and talking with friends was removed during renovation
9.3 Excellent
Pros: Very friendly service, clean rooms!
Cons: The beds could be more comfortable.
9.7 Excellent
Pros: Overall the room was great. There were 2 of us so the room was perfect. Beds were comfortable. Good location for visiting up and down the coast. I will definitely stay at there hotel again. My son enjoyed the pool. Room was well insulated, I didn't hear any noise from other rooms. Just people talking or pulling luggage by the room (at reasonable time ). We had a upstairs room.
Cons: First weekday morning for breakfast ( around 8:30am) there was about 8 people getting breakfast, both coffee pots empty, oatmeal empty, yogurt empty, 2 front counter staff, 1 just stood there, the other was talking to a woman applying for a job and answering the phone. Not the best breakfast set up location. The next day was a little better.
Overview Reviews
Motel 6 Arcata-Humboldt University is within walking distance to area restaurants. Visit our California beaches within 9 miles. Sequoia Park Zoo is only 12 miles. Enjoy our outdoor pool and free Wi-Fi in all of our guest rooms.
4.6 Okay
Pros: The price of course always helps with a budget crunch. The rooms were remodeled and clean. The location was a bit far from downtown arcata, but a great bike ride there.
Cons: I could hear the people next door argue like at 1 am and could here everything. I received a phone call prior to getting to the motel by a front desk clerk pressing me about showing up and how the motel was overbooked, I don't need to hear the hotel problems? On the good side the same couple that was arguing the night before had passionate sex at 6 am. The reason I know is because I could hear EVERYTHing! Low key it did turn me on and I smashed the girl sleeping next to me right after :/
5.4 Okay
Cons: A good preparation for dorm life
4.5 Okay
Cons: The staff made me uncomfortable for being there so long.
2.0 Mediocre
Cons: I got charged for a trip I didn't even take.
3.1 Mediocre
Pros: The night staff was very nice!!
Cons: The room was gross. The comforters were both stained. The towels were also stained. There were little hairs all over the toilet seat, in the sink, on the towels, and in the bed. A lot of sketchy people hang out/stay there. People were talking loudly and slamming doors all night long. There’s also a high risk that your car could get broken into so don’t leave anything in your car.
10.0 Excellent
Pros: Place was clean, staff was helpful. No frills, but for the price its tough to beat.
9.6 Excellent
Pros: The rooms were nice, clearly updated recently. The design was fun and inviting. We were impressed with the cleanliness and decor for such a good price. We will stay here again.
Hotel Arcata - Arcata - Building
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7.7 Good (397 reviews)
10.0 Excellent
Pros: historic and convenient
6.5 Good
Pros: Due to it's age, it has some character. It is in a very good location. Very centralized.
Cons: Everything in it is old. It doesn't feel historical, and charming (which is what i was hoping for). it is next to 3 dive bars, and the plaza in the middle looses its appeal as it is constantly populated by homeless looking young adults smoking weed the whole time. All of this contributes to the hotel's loss of charm.
Overview
NOTE: SINGLE NIGHTS MAY BE BOOKED IN SOME SITUATIONS BUT ARE SUBJECT TO MANAGER'S DISCRETION. Do a Google search for “Arcata Stay” to visit a website that has loads of information, links, and photos to help you plan your trip to Arcata and the redwood coast. This property is EXCELLENCE rated by Tripadvisor. ROSE COURT COTTAGE studio upscale vacation rental, which can accommodate 4 guests, is part of the ARCATA STAY LODGING NETWORK OF EXCEPTIONAL ACCOMMODATIONS. It is a retreat in the historic heart of town, 4 blocks from Arcata Plaza and Humboldt State University Gateway. Our ideal location allows guests to leave their vehicle and stroll to shops, restaurants, movies, the Marsh Wildlife Sanctuary, or Redwood Park trails. ROSE COURT COTTAGE is a private, quiet, cozy haven. Our guests may indulge in attention to detail: Craftsman-era design elements combined with sumptuous furnishings and linens, and a multitude of thoughtful amenities. The interior is appointed in a rich motif enhanced by wood trim, multi-light windows, masterful painting and stenciling, and California impressionist landscapes. The cottage main room has a living/dining/sleeping area with a fireplace, antique queen bed, bistro table and chairs, and sofa which can convert into a double bed. Adjacent to the main room is a fully outfitted kitchenette, and there is a private bath with tiled shower and European 75 jet rain shower head. Tucked away from the street, the brick cottage courtyard is a lovely outdoor space with a patio seating area, fountain, and a blooming abundance of fragrant English roses and jasmine. Whether you are here on vacation or business, are a visiting academic or parent of an HSU student, or are simply passing through, we are certain that our knowledge of the area, as well as our attention and service, will enhance your travel experience to Arcata. Visit our webpage (see link below), to take Christy's Garden Tour. Keywords: Arcata Stay vacation rental, near redwoods, 4 blocks from Arcata Plaza & Humboldt State University
Overview Reviews
Welcome to the city of Arcata, located on Californias redwood coast. Arcata is the home of Humboldt State University. Minutes away is downtown Arcata, where you can enjoy the historic Plaza with plenty of shopping and restaurants. Other attractions include the Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary, widely known for their bird watching and trails for jogging or walking. The Super 8 of Arcata is proud to offer 60 newly renovated rooms featuring free High Speed Internet Access, microwaves, and refrigerators in every room. Pets Allowed - with a maximum weight of 50 lbs are allowed free of charge. Pet Sanitation Fee is 50.00 USD if applicable. ADA defined service animals are also welcome at this hotel.
5.7 Okay
Pros: The free breakfast was good. It was clean and comfortable.
Cons: We were only there one night. The cops went thru the parking lot twice with their sirens on. The cleaning staff knocked on our door twice to check our carpet.
5.3 Okay
Pros: Location; Price
Cons: Hair on the sheet and pillows; leaky faucet (puddle under the sink); uncomfortable bed and pillows; no sound proofing
4.8 Okay
Pros: Standard no-frills truck stop motel.
Cons: Minimal staffing, and the office appears to shut down completely sometime before 11pm. Be prepared to breathe tobacco and/or cannabis smoke all night, even in a non-smoking room. The ventilation system is saturated with it. Wash all your clothing in hot water when you get home.
10.0 Excellent
Pros: Reasonable price for a good nights stay. Complementary coffee and breakfast foods. Nice receptionists and overall friendly customer service. Thank you!
Ramada by Wyndham Arcata - Arcata - Building
11
7.0 Good (294 reviews)
Overview Reviews
Stay at Ramada Arcata hotel for proximity to stunning redwood forests, Pacific Ocean beaches, and direct access from US 101 and CA 299. Downtown Arcata, Humboldt State University, Mad River Community Hospital, and Arcata-Eureka Airport are within range of this lodging facility, as well as Mad River Beach, Clam Beach, Redwood National and State Park, local breweries, and many restaurants. Guest rooms are smoke-free and feature a microwave, recliner, flat-screen HDTV, and electronic safe, and small pets are welcome for a fee. Amenities include complimentary breakfast buffet, fitness center, outdoor pool, jetted hot tub, complimentary wireless internet access, ample complimentary parking, and patio area with barbecue grill and gazebo. Meeting space for 40 is also available.
5.0 Okay
Pros: Location
Cons: Had to have a voucher for the not so great breakfast...but if we left it in the room, like we did, got the 3rd degree!
10.0 Excellent
Pros: Very friendly staff, clean room, comfortable bed, decent breakfast. (Terrible coffee)
Cons: No clock in the room
10.0 Excellent
Pros: Convenient to Highway and yet quiet
9.0 Excellent
Pros: Front desk/hotel staff were excellent.
3.0 Mediocre
Pros: Location
Cons: Our shower curtain rod was about to fall off. The Hot and Cold on the shower did not show which direction and it was reversed from normal. No toilet paper, No working soda machines
1.0 Poor
Pros: Nothing
Cons: Dirty rooms, unprofessional service
8.0 Excellent
Pros: Breakfast ease on and off highway and pool
10.0 Excellent
Pros: Breakfast! Crazy good and well stocked!
Cons: Located in California, enough said.
1.0 Poor
Pros: Nothing
Cons: The first room had stained carpets and it smelled like urine.Second room did not have mirco which I asked for, rude staff told me I had to pay more. Third room smelled, hair all over bathroom, broken light, old broken micro, tears in lounge chair. Gross!
1.0 Poor
Cons: Smelled. Not secured. Homeless hang out.
5.0 Okay
Pros: It was located where we needed to be.
Cons: The pictures online were very misleading about this hotel, bathroom shower was rather rundown.
10.0 Excellent
Pros: Polite and helpful staff,clean room at a reasonable price, centrally located.
Cons: The air conditioner was irregular in keeping the air flowing at a comfortable temperature, but it could be I just didnt get the hang of it.
Red Roof Inn Arcata - Arcata - Building
12
5.5 Okay (709 reviews)
Overview Reviews
Experience California's hidden gateway, The Red Roof Inn Arcata is surrounded by coastal mountains covered in majestic, world famous red wood forests and less than a mile from the beauty of the Pacific Ocean's coastline. Red Roof Inn Arcata is located within 4 miles of the Arcata/Eureka Airport. Red Roof Inn Arcata is non-smoking. This location offers a business center, indoor pool and hot tub, continental breakfast and meeting rooms. Guest rooms include Free WiFi, In-room coffee, iron & ironing boards, hair dryer and a work area. Enjoy complimentary coffee-house style coffee and tea in the Lobby. One well behaved family pet is welcome.
9.7 Excellent
Pros: Laid back vibe, staff very nice, something nice about this place, hot tub is nice, pool is now heated and comfortable, I like the like of pretension among both staff and guests. Overall very nice place for what I am looking for.
Cons: some minor things were broken or not replaced, continental breakfast was better when I stayed here last time
5.4 Okay
Pros: Right off the 101.
Cons: Back in February the Front desk guy did not want to print out my receipt for my expense reports. He rudely asked why I needed it and why I could not just print it myself from email. (Like I should stop at a local library or Kinkos on my business trip or what?) I asked if he would print it while I packed my car up and when I returned he again had a snarky comment and no receipt for me saying he isn't allowed to print it. I asked for a manager and finally the desk guy printed my receipt. Fast forward a month and I'm back only to discover i have been blacklisted from this red roof inn for wanting my receipt printed out. Stay away from this place.
2.0 Mediocre
Cons: No one at the front desk for a long time at check in, pool was very cloudy and dirty, hot tub was broken...would not stay again or recommend!
4.8 Okay
Pros: The staff were thoughtful enough to put us in a room with minimal noise...
Cons: ...Unfortunately, one of our neighbors was practicing guitar and playing loud music and most floors smelled of weed... Perhaps recommend to guest to switch to edibles next time!
5.7 Okay
Cons: facility is a little shabby Homeless man sleeping on sidewalk outside a door grounds are in terrible shape
8.0 Excellent
Pros: The staff were friendly. The room was clean and no strange smell. We were traveling from Seattle to San Jose and had a stop in Arcata to drop of our son at the University. We decided to stay here and had no issues. We thought it was a good experience so we booked a room on the way home. I will definitely stay here again.
Cons: Only 2 pillows but that is a personal thing and when we asked they gave us more.
8.8 Excellent
Pros: Really great heaters/ac units, comfortable beds, nice heated pool & jacuzzi, pet friendly, helpful staff, drink & snack vending machines, decent breakfast. Overall a great motel for the price considering the amenities, far better than others I've stayed at in the area for the same price.
Cons: Rooms could be cleaner- had to ask for clean sheets upon inspection & walls were dirty in some places & the mirror wasn't cleaned properly.
5.4 Okay
Pros: Allowed Pets Price
Cons: We were there due to a mandatory fire evacuation. I reserved a rom for five nights just incase. Our evacuation was lifted and we had to rush home after staying two nights. The manager wouldn’t refund our remaining three nights. Not very humane.
7.1 Good
Pros: Motel is close to free way with easy access to Arcata & Redwoods. Very reasonable cost. Good free breakfast. Friendly staff.
Cons: Grounds outside the building were not well kept. A fast food restaurant adjacent to one parking area.
2.8 Mediocre
Pros: Pros The stay was only 1 night
Cons: Cons. Very noisy, our room was next to an exit door and it was unbelievably LOUD, every time someone went in or out the door it was like they were banging on our wall. We reserved a deluxe room, but got a standard room, when I called the front desk they said they didn't have any other rooms and to speak to management in the morning. Management offered a $10 refund, with no explanation why we didn't get a deluxe except someone else must have complained about their room so they got switched to another leaving us with the undesirable room. No Customer Service. Uncomfortable beds
10.0 Excellent
Pros: The heated pool was awesome. Nice room. Helpful staff. Good breakfast. Excellent wifi signal.nothing
Cons: Nothing bad to say.
5.4 Okay
Pros: Room was adequate, everything worked. Affordable, had pool and breakfast. Close to freeway and my mom.
Cons: Stale smell in hall, lots of smokers outside. Looks a little rundown, like it's seen better days. Breakfast was minimal, no protein, not restocked so ran out of things. Pool heater was broken, and pool and spa not open in AM.
Fairwinds Motel Arcata - Arcata - Building
13
4.9 Okay (47 reviews)