Historian Inn

Historian Inn

1427 US Highway 395 N, Gardnerville, NV 89410, United States
+1 775 392 2400

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About Historian Inn

  • Motel Room
    You’ll have direct access to the parking lot
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free

A unique property in the downtown area of Gardnerville, NV the Historian Inn was only built in 2000, but used a classic style of architecture and design to create an authentic Gold Rush feel to the entire space. Intended to celebrate the American frontier, it is close to a long list of area favorites that include South Lake Tahoe, the Big Easy Ski Lift, Washoe Meadows State Park, Mott Canyon, and a long list of ski lifts and express lifts to the regions best ski facilities. The Reno-Tahoe International Airport is around 40 miles from the property.

A pet-friendly property, it features doggy day care and a pet salon. Visitors can count on many amenities and services in addition to those oriented towards pets, including a free continental breakfast each morning, free Wi-Fi, bike loans, skiing, a golf course (for a fee), free parking, business services, meeting and event facilities, a ski pass vendor is always available during the season, 24-hour front desk service, a salon and barber shop, bottled water service (for a fee), and shops on the premises.

The rooms are all styled differently but reflect the overall dedication to old world charm. All rooms feature luxury bedding and linens, private bathrooms stocked with signature toiletries, flat-panel TVs with entertainment systems, iPod docking, high-speed internet, hot beverage stations with gourmet coffees, direct dial phones, and climate controls, among other comforts.

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Amenities at Historian Inn

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Shower chair
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • Adapted bath
  • Allergy-free room
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Private entrance


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans


  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom


  • Seating area
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • Mountain view
  • City view
  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Ski pass vendor
  • Key access
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk


  • Wine glasses
  • Minibar
  • Microwave
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine

Things to do

  • Shops (on site)
  • Bicycle rental
  • Golf
  • Cycling
  • Skiing
  • Beauty salon


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Picnic area


  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Sofa bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV


  • Computer use available
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking


  • Ironing service
  • Iron and ironing board

Health and safety

  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property

Family friendly

  • Children's television networks

Reviews of Historian Inn

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7.7 Good
Pros:Room was large, staff friendly
Cons:Bed was too soft, air conditioning worked poorly - never got to desired temp
10.0 Excellent
Pros:Lobby, decor, staff
9.7 Excellent
Pros:The fridge was stocked and they even had his / her bathrobes
Cons:Shower did not have the curved bar that allows more room
6.0 Okay
Pros:Cleanliness and comfortable
10.0 Excellent
Pros:Comfortable clean friendly quiet and inexpensive
Cons:Everything was perfect and the price was great
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1427 US Highway 395 N, Gardnerville, NV 89410

What's nearby

  • Carson Valley Museum & Cultural Center0.3 mi



Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Historian Inn

  • Historian Inn is located at 1427 US Highway 395 N, 0.1 miles from the center of Gardnerville. Carson Valley Museum & Cultural Center is the closest landmark to Historian Inn.

  • Check-in time is 4:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at Historian Inn.

  • Yes, Historian Inn offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Yes, Historian Inn offers free parking.

  • No, Historian Inn does not offer free airport shuttle service.

  • Historian Inn is 39 miles from Reno.

  • Yes, Historian Inn is a pet-friendly hotel.

  • No, Historian Inn does not have a pool onsite.

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Distance to airport

39.0 mi