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Mayville, New York, United States
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

my sister and I spent the night here. the historic cary house hotel has the charm of an old hotel with many of the amenities of a modern hotel. I will definitely stay here again. the room was clean and decorated beautifully.

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Thank Francie C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the front desk clerk is always friendly and helpful when we stay there. very clean and cozy hotel. love the old style and right in the middle of the town. loved it. The parking is in the back and is very close and accessible. the rooms are clean, bed was comfortable. bathroom was very clean. I like the clerk is...

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Sparks, NV
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You need to stay here knowing its a vintage Hotel. Lots of anitques, history and ghosts (ive never seeen any). we have stayed here many times over the years. This visit we had a rome next to angry guests. I don't know the issues but we but shared a wall with a loud mouth swearing bully. We put up with...

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Thank RevWren
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our stay was exceptional. For an historic building, the rooms were clean, welcoming and comfy! The basic amenities were good quality and I wish we had planned to stay longer! The counter person, Josh, was friendly, professional and very accommodating to our needs! Thank you for the unique experience and great staff!

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Thank angelinesky
Oceanside, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent historic hotel in the middle of downtown. Great Service! Staff was great and very helpful. Room was spacious and very well appointed. The elevator was very historic and made you feel like you were in the 1800's.

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Thank Kkalaki
Reviewed 30 December 2016

It is a great hotel with lots of character!! Very Clean. No complains. Got coffee in the morning. Have a large upstairs balcony that overlooks the main street of Placerville. In good weather that would be great. Easy walk to multiple places to eat. Overall a very good stay.

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Thank KATHLEEN H
Placerville, California
Reviewed 25 December 2016

i would have given a higher rating but the room was either freezing cold or roasting. The hotel is a historical site with all the charm and ambiance. Located on Main Street it is within walking distance of an array of great restaurants and shops. The elevator in the hotel is worth the trip. It defines "old school." The rooms...

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Thank 4everjung
Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the Cary House Hotel a couple of years ago for my birthday while visiting apple hill. I am a hotel snob because of my job so I was nervous to stay in the "oldest hotel in placerville". Well to my surprise it was beautiful and had so much charm. The staff was very polite...

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Thank kjaeast
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Wow! What a blast from the past - Walking into the lobby there is beautiful woodwork, and elegance 1859 style! We were well taken care of by Josh, very affable young man. The staircase is very authentic. Our room was on the left end of the 2nd floor hall, with a view of Main St. The decor was fine and...

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Thank julieZ3333JO
Laguna Beach, California
Reviewed 8 December 2016

A most enjoyable stay in a wonderful city all enhanced by the first class attention given by Josh the Hotel Manager. Great attitude and so very helpful!! Will definitely return to your lovely Hotel. Many thanks Josh!!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room

Additional Information about Historic Cary House Hotel

Address: 300 Main St, Placerville, CA 95667
Region: United States > California > Placerville
Price Range: €87 - €150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Historic Cary House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 38
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Also Known As:
Lexington Historic Cary Hotel
Lexington Historic Cary Placerville
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Fortuna, California
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“check the internet”
 of 5 bubbles FrancieC, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“ask for a court yard room”
 of 5 bubbles RevWren, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Higher end rooms are on the upper floors. If you stay there on a weekend, take the advise of other reviewers if bothered by noise.”
 of 5 bubbles julieZ3333JO, 17 Dec 2016 | Read review
“seemed all similarly nice”
 of 5 bubbles cocobomb, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Do not get a room in the front of the hotel facing the street. It is very noisy with street and people noises all night long.”
 of 5 bubbles kathleenw832, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
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