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Eureka California Accommodations

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The Eureka center point is around the area of Downtown Eureka and the area of Sequoia Park Zoological Society.

Visiting Eureka, the main city in California's Redwood Empire region, is like stepping back in time. The coastal city is recognized as a state historic landmark for its beautiful Victorian-era homes and charming Historic District. Its Sequoia Park Zoo is also one of California's oldest animal parks. More from this guide...

Eureka Hotels, Motels & Accommodations

Town House Motel in Eureka
+1-888-690-5247
933 4th St., Eureka, CA 95501
  • Inexpensive Downtown hotel
  • 2 floors in hotel
From$66
Very Good 4.0 /5Review Score CallBookMore Details
Quality Inn Eureka Redwoods Area 1209 4th St., Eureka, CA 95501
  • 3-star property
  • Check-in: 11:00
Eureka Super 8 : 1304 4th St. 1304 4th St., Eureka, CA 95501
  • Economy Downtown property
  • Free complimentary breakfast
Days Inn Eureka
+1-888-283-3404
270 5th St., Eureka, CA 95501
  • Economical property
  • Breakfast prices were ok, according to 69%
  • Near to the city centre with good shopping options nearby
Americas Best Value Inn : 129 4th St. 129 4th St., Eureka, CA 95501
  • 2-star hotel
Travelodge Eureka : 4 4th St.
+1-866-429-5787
4 4th St., Eureka, CA 95501
  • Low priced property
  • Check in: 11:00 AM
Laguna Inn in Eureka 1630 4th St., Eureka, CA 95501
  • Economical Downtown hotel
  • Free comp. breakfast
Best Western Plus Humboldt Bay Inn - Eureka 232 West 5th St., Eureka, CA 95501
  • Mid-scale property
  • Check-in time: 03:00
From$95
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Red Lion Hotel Eureka in Eureka 1929 4th St., Eureka, CA 95501
  • Affordable Downtown hotel
  • Access to gym on-site
  • Staff were brilliant
  • Doors are paper thin
Rodeway Inn Humboldt Bay Redwood Area 2014 4th St., Eureka, CA 95501
  • Economical hotel
Clarion Hotel in Eureka 2223 4th St., Eureka, CA 95501
  • Economy Suburban property
  • Hotel has 65 rooms
  • Clean sheets
  • Every guests reviewed were happy with the price of the breakfast
Best Western Plus Bayshore Inn in Eureka 3500 Broadway, Eureka, CA 95503
  • Affordable Highway property
  • 129 rooms in property
  • Comfort level is high
  • Hotel security was great, thought 90%
Comfort Inn Humboldt Bay : 4260 Broadway 4260 Broadway, Eureka, CA 95503
  • Low-priced hotel
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
From$60
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Ramada Arcata 3535 Janes Rd., Arcata, CA 95521 ~7.81 miles northeast of Eureka
  • 2 star Rural hotel
  • Check-in: 3:00 pm
  • Vibe is not too good
  • Rooms are not good
Comfort Inn Arcata - Arcata 4701 Valley West Blvd., Arcata, CA 95521 ~7.96 miles northeast of Eureka
  • Low-priced Highway hotel
  • Check-in time: 3pm
Comfort Inn Arcata Humboldt Area in Arcata 4700 Valley West Blvd., Arcata, CA 95521 ~8.00 miles northeast of Eureka
  • Cheap Highway property
  • Hotel has 2 suites
  • Eating area clean
  • Good internet service
Best Western Arcata Inn 4827 Valley West Blvd., Arcata, CA 95521 ~8.04 miles northeast of Eureka
  • Cheap Highway property
  • 4 suites in property
  • Excellent breakfast provided
  • Great parking, according to 100%
Super 8 Arcata
+1-888-283-3404
4887 Valley West Blvd., Arcata, CA 95521 ~8.04 miles northeast of Eureka
  • 2-star property
  • Not very comfortable
  • Rooms need regular maintenance
Hampton Inn & Suites Arcata - Arcata
+1-866-221-8581
4750 Valley West Blvd., Arcata, CA 95521 ~8.04 miles northeast of Eureka
  • Three Star Rural property
  • 82 rooms in property
  • Perfectly clean
  • Average value
From$157
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Red Roof Inn
+1-866-429-5787
4975 Valley West Blvd., Arcata, CA 95521 ~8.12 miles northeast of Eureka
  • Low Cost Oceanfront hotel
  • Shuttle to airport available
Blue Lake Casino & Hotel in Blue Lake
+1-888-690-5281
777 Casino Way, Blue Lake, CA 95525 ~10.26 miles northeast of Eureka
  • 3-star property
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Arcata / Eureka Airport Area
+1-888-690-5247
3107 Concord Dr., Mckinleyville, CA 95519 ~11.79 miles north of Eureka
  • 3 star property
  • Hotel has 22 suites
From$80
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Super 8 Fortuna in Fortuna 1805 Alamar Way, Fortuna, CA 95540 ~15.45 miles south of Eureka
  • Economy Highway property
  • Check in: 11:00 AM
From$60
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Comfort Inn & Suites Redwood Country : 1583 Riverwalk Dr. 1583 Riverwalk Dr., Fortuna, CA 95540 ~15.45 miles south of Eureka
  • Mid-scale Rural hotel
  • 17 suites in hotel
The Redwood Fortuna Riverwalk Hotel 1859 Alamar Way, Fortuna, CA 95540 ~15.48 miles south of Eureka
  • 3-star Highway hotel
  • Check in: 3 pm
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The indigenous Wiyot people were Eureka's first inhabitants. Known for their fishing prowess, these Native Americans sustained themselves with the seafood that they caught in Eureka's waters. European-American settlers didn't find Eureka until the mid-1800s, as land features and weather conditions obscured its bay entrance from view. However, once they did discover it, the town began to grow quickly. Fishers, loggers, farmers, miners, and other professionals helped Eureka establish a strong and thriving economy.

While Eureka remains connected to its past, it also features modern facilities that delight residents and visitors alike, including boutique stores and great restaurants. On the first Saturday of each month, Eureka hosts Arts Alive, which is the area's largest regular arts and cultural event. The event invigorates the downtown area and brings many visitors to local art galleries, restaurants, and other businesses. Many annual events, including the Redwood Coast Music Festival, Redwood Acres Fair and Rodeo, and Christmas Truckers Parade, also bring the people of Eureka together. Throughout the year, Eureka's waterways and forests provide a host of recreational opportunities for people who enjoy communing with nature.

As the largest coastal city between San Francisco and Portland, Eureka is a popular stopover destination for many travelers. However, linger a little longer, and you'll discover that it's a charming city worthy of longer getaways.

When to Visit Eureka, CA

Eureka's Mediterranean climate brings warm weather year-round. Its summers are relatively cool and dry, with average highs throughout the season in the early to mid-60s. This is very cool for summers in a city with such a southerly latitude. Such comfortable conditions bring many tourists, so you should expect to pay more for your Eureka accommodation from June to August. Book early to avoid disappointment.

There is relatively little variation from one season to the next. In winter, average highs are pleasant, typically hovering around the mid-50s. While this is a welcome change from many American cities that experience much chillier conditions, winters in Eureka can be wet. While this won't stop you enjoying Eureka's museums and galleries, it can be disappointing if you love water sports and hiking.

Spring and fall provide the optimal conditions for visiting Eureka. The weather is usually picture-perfect, and there aren't a lot of other tourists, so you should find that accommodation is at its most affordable during the shoulder season.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Eureka, CA:

seasonality of hotel rates in Eureka

Averate Rates by Star Rating

Below are 3 charts displaying average nightly cost trends by star rating class in Eureka, CA. Analyze these illustrations to calculate the most cost effective seasons to stay in Eureka for upcoming travels.

Luxury Hotel Options in Eureka, CA

Truly treat yourself at the following Eureka hotels. The area's Best Western Plus hotels are made for travelers who appreciate the finest things in life, offering the service Best Western is known for with some extra refinement.

Best Western Plus Humboldt Bay Inn offers well-appointed rooms with Serta Master Suite beds and modern appliances, including MP3 players and large flat-screen TVs. For added luxury, book the Emerald Suite. This spacious accommodation features everything you love about the Humboldt Bay Inn's rooms, along with a fireplace, Jacuzzi hot tub, and separate living room and bedroom. You'll never be bored, with indoor and outdoor swimming pools, a fitness center, Kristina's restaurant, and a billiards table in the Atrium. The hotel's central location also puts you close to the restaurants, boutiques, and tourist attractions of Eureka's Old Town District.

Best Western Plus Bayshore Inn is adjacent to Fort Humboldt State Historic Park and just a few blocks from the shores of the Elk River. It offers sophisticated rooms and suites for leisure and business travelers. If your job brings you to Eureka, book accommodation in the business section; it's kid-free to minimize noise and distraction. If you're there for play, take advantage of the hotel's fine facilities, including its indoor and outdoor pools, modern fitness center, and the piano in the lobby.

Affordable Hotel Options in Eureka, CA

3 Star Average Prices: $107.53

Choosing an affordable Eureka hotel will leave more money in your vacation budget for enjoying all the city offers. The following local hotels offer low rates without skimping on the essentials.

Laguna Inn has modest but clean air-conditioned rooms featuring coffee makers, fridges, microwave ovens, and either a single queen bed or pair of double beds. Spend your downtime swimming in the indoor pool or retreat to your room to update your social media accounts via the free Wi-Fi or watch premium cable channels like HBO on the TV set. After a good night's sleep, enjoy the free continental breakfast served each morning. Nothing is ever a trouble for Laguna Inn staff, who are available for your inquiries 24-hours a day.

Days Inn Eureka offers charming rooms that feel like home, with coffee and tea makers, hairdryers, microwave ovens, and flat-screen TVs. There are several restaurants around the hotel, but if you prefer eating in, choose a room with a kitchenette. While not as large as your kitchen at home, these spaces contain everything you need to whip up a gourmet meal. Breakfast is one meal you don't need to worry about, with Days Inn serving free morning meals to all guests. Parking and Wi-Fi service are also free. A business center, laundry, and small onsite gym are also available to guests.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Eureka

2 Star Average Prices: $82.73

2 Star Hotel Prices in Eureka

Where are the real discounts in Eureka

Several Eureka hotels offer big discounts for selected travelers. These local hotels offer some of the best accommodation discounts in the city.

Eureka Super 8 offers special rates to AAA auto club members, seniors, AARP members, and federal and state government employees. This makes its already low room rates a steal. The rooms aren't flashy, but they offer everything you really need, including flat-screen TVs, comfy beds, and coffee and tea making facilities. Wi-Fi is free throughout the hotel, and so is the buffet breakfast each morning. Any problems are quickly resolved with reception staff available 24/7.

The Clarion Hotel by Humboldt Bay also discounts room rates for AAA members, seniors, AARP members, and government employees. In addition, CAA members and military personnel save when they stay here. All rooms are clean and comfortable, with coffee makers, hair dryers, and flat-screen TVs. Many even have microwaves, fridges, and work desks. While California's mild weather suits year-round swimming, the indoor pool is heated for your comfort. Free Wi-Fi and a complimentary hot breakfast each morning are great perks. The hotel is close to key Eureka attractions, including Redwood National and State Parks and Carson Mansion.

Best Value Options in Eureka, CA

Travelers find that mid-priced hotels in Eureka offer the best value. With a few complimentary perks thrown in, your dollar will stretch further at these quality local hotels.

Rodeway Inn Humboldt Bay Redwood Area prides itself on its affordable rooms that don't skimp on the things that matter. Its beds help you get a great night's sleep, and there's a coffee maker to help you perk up the next day. Suites are also available if you need more space or simply want to soak in the whirlpool tub! Daily continental breakfast and Wi-Fi are available to all guests free of charge.

Red Lion Hotel Eureka has everything most people look for in a hotel, from its comfortable and tastefully-decorated rooms to its great facilities. The outdoor pool is heated, and the fitness center features modern treadmills and elliptical trainers. The onsite Pacific Bar & Grill serves everyone's favorite meals, and there's also meeting and banquet space for corporate events, weddings, and milestone birthdays. Red Lion Hotel is conveniently located just off Highway 101, 15 minutes from the Arcata-Eureka Airport. If traveling by air, make sure you take advantage of the hotel's free airport shuttle.

Get Back to Nature in Eureka, CA

Eureka is a natural paradise with plenty for active visitors to explore. You'll regularly see kayakers and canoeists drifting down the Elk River. For more of a challenge, take on the saltwater waves of Humboldt Lagoon. The local rivers are also home to salmon and steelhead. Halibut, snapper, and petrale sole can be caught by keen anglers chartering boats for ocean fishing excursions.

Redwoods State Park and Big Lagoon County Park appeal to hikers and bike riders, with paved trails and beautiful landscapes. Or you could enjoy a peaceful walk along the shoreline of Gold Bluff Beach or Clam Beach.

Eureka's natural wonders are home to an abundance of local wildlife. Keep your eyes peeled around the rivers for local waterfowl. If you're a real bird lover, make sure you don't miss Humboldt Bay National Wildlife Refuge. It's home to more than 260 bird species along with 50 different mammals, 20 reptiles and amphibians, and nearly 100 types of fish. Pelicans, egrets, loons, otters, opossums, sea lions, frogs, lizards, turtles, and many more animals live in this special sanctuary.

From its beautiful historic buildings to its wide-open spaces, there's plenty to admire in Eureka. Start planning your getaway to this Californian gem today.

Government Per Diem Rates in Eureka, CA Chart

Below are the GSA reimbursement limits for hotel spending in Eureka, CA excluding taxes per night. See gsa.gov for more details.

Applies to Humboldt

Season BeginSeason EndLodging RateMeals & Incidentals
October 1, 2017May 31, 2018$101.00$74.00
June 1, 2018August 31, 2018$129.00$74.00
September 1, 2018September 30, 2018$101.00$74.00

Recent traveler reviews of Eureka, CA

Below are reviews of the city of Eureka, CA from an actual visitor's perspective.

"Excellent Stay!"
Score 5.0 / 5

Very small nice town near beach.

Linda H., from 05-Sep-2017
The average traveler rating of the city of Eureka, CA shown above is 5.0 out of 5 based on 1 reviews
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