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Hotel Arcata

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I were in N CA in 1998. I thought it would be fun to stay in this vintage hotel, back then. My wife wasn't pleased, but she hung in there on this one until 2 AM when we finally walked out and headed up the road to something more modern. Three complaints about continuous noise and cigarette...

Thank skyeenter
del mar, ca
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I'm giving the four stars, because I know what all the alternatives are and they are slim Pickens. I've been coming to Arcata to visit my son at least once a year for 5 years. I've stayed at several different places and they all have negatives. The Hotel Arcata is very charming and well maintained, but my room smelled pretty...

Thank dsnolan4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Situated in the very center of Arcata town, this hotel has some rooms with amazing view to sunrise. The bedshit was clean, but the corridors and the rooms smell not nice, very smoky. The breakfast was ok for that room price.

Thank Ira_Shiki
HotelArcata95521, Manager at Hotel Arcata, responded to this review

We are happy you enjoyed our spectacular views, but are sorry you experienced an unpleasant smell. We do offer a few smoking rooms on our 2nd floor to our guests, and make a strong effort to clean them extra well. If you visit us again, please be sure to request a room on the 3rd floor as the entire floor...

Chico, California
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Hotel Arcata is a century-old building (listed on the historic register) facing Arcata's downtown plaza. It is the only hotel in the downtown area. Enjoy the numerous shops, cafes & restaurants in the area, and the downtown Farmer's Market (in season). Also, as of this writing the Japanese restaurant in the building is quite good. Personally, I like the old-fashioned...

Thank Rob D
HotelArcata95521, Manager at Hotel Arcata, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your stay at the hotel. We have expanded our continental breakfast, and the Saturday Farmer's Market is in fool swing with food vendors, live music, and local fruits, veggies, and flowers. Some upcoming events are: Kinetic Grand Championship: 5/27-5/29 North Coast Open Studios: 6/3-6/4 & 6/10-6/11 Arcata Oyster Festival: 6/17 ...as well as many others.....

Reviewed 28 October 2016

We stayed at this hotel on our way through CA. What a mistake! Homeless people out in the square, we were apprehensive about leaving our car out there all night for fear of a break-in. Drunks on the sidewalk due to the dive bars along the street. I was trying to be positive, but our room was no better. Clerk...

3Thank Debbie D
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Hotel Arcata is a vintage hotel in an excellent location. It overlooks the square in Arcata. It has great rooms and the staff are very friendly. It does get very noisy at night due to the bars and the square being right there. I would recommend this Hotel to anybody visiting Arcata.

Thank Trina Luther J
Felton, California
Reviewed 25 October 2016

I didn't review this hotel before we booked it because it's an old Hotel right down in the center of Arcata. So knowing this is an old place I was willing to overlook some things. We liked the fact that the Sushi restaurant is right in the building and we ate there that evening. When we went up to our...

1Thank roadrunners5457
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 19 October 2016

I really wanted to stay at this hotel because they have claw foot tubs. What prevented me was the homeless people in the park across the street and the numerous bars with college kids hanging out on the sidewalk next to the hotel. We did not feel that our possessions in our car would be safe. We had been wine...

Thank Nineteen59
La Canada Flintridge, California
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Overlooks the square that is the best location in town. Somewhat noisy into the night due to the people staying late in the square. Reception was efficient and pleasant; they were very helpful in pointing out local sights. Price is most reasonable.

Thank weiss782
Berkeley, California
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I was here on a business trip - what a total pleasure!!! I cannot wait to return for some down time. Its a great location... loved the decor, fabulous staff, and it was great that there were smoking rooms available... our entire team stayed in the hotel and all of us had a great experience- It's just a charming spot...

Thank Nancy N

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Additional Information about Hotel Arcata

Address: 708 9th St, Arcata, CA 95521-6246
Region: United States > California > Humboldt County > Arcata
Price Range: €96 - €108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 32
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“The best tip for this hotel is to not consider it.”
skyeenter, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“I can't imagine that there was a good room that wouldn't have the noise from the street where all the bar hoppers hang out.”
roadrunners5457, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a clean room!”
Genuine-traveller123, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you specify non smoking and call before hand if you book on line to confirm it”
JulieM894, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for non-smoking plaza view”
VHiltonMartin, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
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