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The Placerville center point is around the area of Downtown Placerville and the area of El Dorado County Museum.

Placerville is a tight-knit small city in the Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville metro area. More from this guide...

Placerville Hotels/Motels & Accommodations

Historic Cary House Hotel
+1-888-690-5247
300 Main St., Placerville, CA 95667
  • Affordable Downtown hotel
  • 39 rooms in hotel
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Almost all guests thought the building was acceptable
Best Western Plus Placerville Inn in Placerville
+1-888-305-3366
6850 Green Leaf Dr., Placerville, CA 95667-6228
  • Midscale Rural hotel
  • 13 suites in hotel
Bella Vista Bed & Breakfast
+1-800-881-1523
581 Cold Springs Rd., Placerville, CA 95667
  • Midscale hotel
  • 3 floors in hotel
Eden Vale Inn - Placerville
+1-888-283-3404
1780 Springvale Rd., Placerville, CA 95667
  • Three Star hotel
  • Hotel has 2 floors
From$90
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Motel 6 Cameron Park
+1-866-221-8581
3444 Coach Ln, Cameron Park, CA 95682 ~9.85 miles west of Placerville
  • Inexpensive hotel
  • Check in time: 14:00
Quality Inn & Suites : 3361 Coach Lane
+1-866-429-5787
3361 Coach Lane, Cameron Park, CA 95682 ~9.90 miles west of Placerville
  • Three Star Suburban property
  • Hotel has a green policy See policy
  • Professional service
  • Good budget hotel
Best Western Stagecoach Inn : 5940 Pony Express Trl
+1-888-690-5281
5940 Pony Express Trl, Pollock Pines, CA 95726-9785 ~11.37 miles east of Placerville
  • Affordable hotel
  • 26 rooms in hotel
From$126
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Holiday Inn Express & Suites - El Dorado Hills
+1-888-690-5247
4360 Town Center Blvd., El Dorado Hills, CA 95762 ~14.88 miles west of Placerville
  • 3-star Suburban property
  • 93 rooms in property
From$99
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Staybridge Suites Sacramento Folsom : 1745 Cavitt Dr.
+1-888-305-3366
1745 Cavitt Dr., Folsom, CA 95630 ~17.31 miles west of Placerville
  • 3 star Suburban hotel
  • Hotel has 106 suites
From$129
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Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Sacramento Folsom in Folsom
+1-800-881-1523
1755 Cavitt Dr., Folsom, CA 95630 ~17.34 miles west of Placerville
  • Mid-scale property
  • Comp. Breakfast
From$80
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Courtyard by Marriott Folsom
+1-888-283-3404
2575 Iron Point Rd., Folsom, CA 95630 ~17.56 miles west of Placerville
  • Affordable Suburban property
  • 125 sleeping rooms in hotel
From$109
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Residence Inn by Marriott Folsom
+1-866-221-8581
2555 Iron Point Rd., Folsom, CA 95630 ~17.59 miles west of Placerville
  • Midscale Suburban property
  • Hotel has 3 floors
  • Spacious rooms
  • Most guests found the kitchenette to be good
From$139
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Bamboo Villa Flc in Sầm Sơn
+1-866-429-5787
Hồ Xuân Hương, Sầm Sơn, 442000 Viet Nam ~17.84 miles west of Placerville
  • 4 star Resort hotel
  • 7 rooms in hotel
Hampton Inn & Suites
+1-888-690-5281
155 Placerville Rd., Folsom, CA 95630 ~18.56 miles west of Placerville
  • Mid-scale Suburban hotel
  • 147 rooms in hotel
  • Excellent breakfast
  • Nice decor
From$81
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Power's Mansion : 195 Harrison Ave.
+1-888-690-5247
195 Harrison Ave., Auburn, CA 95603 ~18.97 miles northwest of Placerville
  • High-end hotel
  • Hotel has 3 floors
From$100
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Comfort Inn Central : 1875 Auburnravine Rd.
+1-888-305-3366
1875 Auburnravine Rd., Auburn, CA 95603 ~19.09 miles northwest of Placerville
  • Two star Highway hotel
  • Hotel has 5 suites
  • Friendly service
  • Disappointing internet connection
Holiday Inn Auburn
+1-800-881-1523
120 Grass Valley Highway, Auburn, CA 95603 ~19.22 miles northwest of Placerville
  • 3 star Suburban hotel
  • 3 floors in hotel
  • Delicious food
  • Accessible parking
From$118
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Motel 6 Auburn
+1-888-283-3404
1819 Auburn Ravine Rd., Auburn, CA 95603 ~19.60 miles northwest of Placerville
  • 2 star hotel
  • 57 rooms in property
Best Western Golden Key in Auburn
+1-866-221-8581
13450 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603-3238 ~19.66 miles northwest of Placerville
  • 3-star Rural hotel
  • Free comp. breakfast
From$114
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Super 8 Auburn
+1-866-429-5787
140 East Hillcrest Dr., Auburn, CA 95603 ~19.70 miles northwest of Placerville
  • Cheap property
  • Check-in: 11:00 AM
Rodeway Inn Auburn
+1-888-690-5281
13490 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603 ~19.72 miles northwest of Placerville
  • Low Cost Rural property
  • Check in: 2:00 PM
  • Horrible pool
  • Very convenient for local mall
Oakwood at Iron Point in Sacramento
+1-888-690-5247
1550 Iron Point Rd., Sacramento, CA 95630 ~19.77 miles west of Placerville
  • Three Star hotel
  • 280 rooms in property
Springhill Suites Auburn - Auburn
+1-888-305-3366
13535 Bowman Rd., Auburn, CA 95603 Website ~19.97 miles northwest of Placerville
  • 3-star Mountain hotel
  • Hotel has 2 meeting rooms
Lake Natoma Inn
+1-800-881-1523
702 Gold Lake Dr., Folsom, CA 95630 ~20.46 miles west of Placerville
  • Expensive Lake hotel
  • 8 conference rooms in property
  • Popular among business travelers
  • Good restaurants & bars in the area
Imperial Hotel
+1-888-283-3404
14202 Old Highway 49, Amador City, CA 95601 ~20.77 miles south of Placerville
  • Low priced Rural property
  • Free breakfast
  • Clean rooms
  • Excellent location
From$100
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Placerville was originally known as Dry Diggins, referencing the way goldminers separated gold from dry dirt with running water during the California Gold Rush. In 1849, it was renamed Hangtown, as several hangings took place there. Townspeople were not happy and campaigned for a friendlier, more inviting name for their home. Their wish was granted in 1854 when the city received the new name of Placerville upon its incorporation. At this time, Placerville was California's largest city. It became the county seat of El Dorado in 1857, and it remains so to this day.

Placerville is a city which celebrates its past while looking forward to its future. Much effort has been taken to preserve its historic buildings, especially as it's now registered as a California Historical Landmark. However, the city's vibrant arts scene, restaurants, and nearby wineries help keep Placerville fresh.

When should you plan your trip to Placerville, CA?

Visit Placerville during the fall or spring to enjoy pleasant weather without the crowds. These shoulder seasons have warm weather with average highs in the mid-60s to high 80s Fahrenheit. Enjoying these ideal sightseeing conditions won't cost much money either, as demand is not as high during the summer. Make sure you book early if you want to visit during festival season. The metro area has the Sacramento Music Festival in May, Gold Rush Days in September, and the California Capital Airshow in October.

Summer isn't simply busy; it's also quite hot. Highs in the 90s are common, and unless you love the heat, you may want to schedule your visit for another season.

Winters in Placerville are milder than in many parts of the country. However, rain is common and often relentless. Miserable gloomy weather can make the days, which regularly sit in the low to mid-50s, seem colder.

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

seasonality of hotel rates in Placerville

Averate Rates by Star Rating

Below are 3 charts displaying average nightly cost trends by star rating class in Placerville, CA. Analyze these charts to calculate the best months to stay in Placerville for your upcoming travels.

Where are the top luxury hotels in Placerville, CA?

4 Star Average Prices: $129.00

Placerville's boutique bed-and-breakfast settings represent the ultimate in luxury. The first-class facilities and tempting extras make these inns worth the splurge.

Eden Vale Inn is a special property with ponds and landscaped gardens. Each room is individually decorated with fireplaces, large wall-mounted flat-screen TVs, and premium beds and bathrooms. Step out on your private deck to take in the view while soaking in your couple's hot tub. After a restful sleep, head to the dining area for your complimentary gourmet breakfast. The menu changes seasonally to showcase the best local produce, but it may include waffles, oven-baked scones, and quiche. Relaxing is easy here, but the on-site spa can offer you a helping hand.

Bella Vista Bed & Breakfast Inn offers a charming estate nestled among a picturesque 5-acre property. It has five guestrooms, each decorated with the comforts of home, so that your hosts can offer you caring, personalized service. Breakfast, included in your room rate, highlights organic produce from South Fork Farm, only a few miles down the road. The menu changes with the season, but may include morning treats such as zucchini mushroom frittata, dill quiche, or brown-sugar bacon sausages. Stay Monday through Thursday for a mid-week discount.

What are the most affordable hotels near Placerville, California?

3 Star Average Prices: $125.59

Cameron Park, roughly 10 miles west of Placerville, has several hotels that are kind on the budget. When you don't want to spend much money on your accommodations, you'll appreciate the affordable rates of these hotels.

Motel 6 Cameron Park's rooms are simple but modern, with polished wooden floors, large wall-mounted TVs with premium cable channels, and mini-fridges. The outdoor pool and hot tub are benefits not often seen at this price point. Free coffee and Wi-Fi in the lobby offer an excuse for lingering in this common area longer. If you're planning an extended getaway, ask about the special weekly rates.

Rooms at Quality Inn & Suites in Cameron Park have more of a vintage feel, with quilted duvets, fluffy pillows on the beds, and dark wooden furniture. The flat-screen TV and coffeemaker add modern touches. Some rooms have kitchenettes and balconies. The outdoor pool area is lovely, with a fabric gazebo providing shade when you're out of the water. The hotel also has laundry facilities and free Wi-Fi throughout the property. It can be difficult to get moving on vacation mornings, but the free hot breakfast and coffee should help you along.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Placerville

2 Star Average Prices: $91.74

2 Star Hotel Prices in Placerville

What hotels in Placerville have the best discounts?

If you're part of select groups, you could qualify for a big discount at one of the following hotels. Make sure you bring identification when you check in to secure your preferred room rate.

Best Western PLUS Placerville Inn has special rates for AAA and CAA auto club members, seniors and AARP members, and government and military employees. The rooms are chic and modern, with flat-screen TVs, large bathroom vanities, coffeemakers, and hot breakfast included in the room rate. The fitness center is small but well-appointed, with a treadmill, stationary bike, and other gym equipment. Best Western PLUS Placerville Inn also has a pretty outdoor pool and hot tub area.

The same groups can save at Holiday Inn Express & Suites El Dorado Hills, although the hotel also treats Canadian travelers who work for the government or have a CAA auto club card. Entertainment Card holders also receive a discount here. The rooms are modern with large wall-mounted TVs and ergonomic workstations. While these workstations should be enough for most travelers, the hotel also has its own business center and a meeting room for guests who can't leave their professional duties behind. Enjoy the free hot Express Start breakfast before sightseeing or hitting the hotel's outdoor pool.

Where are the hotels with the most value around Placerville, California?

The following Placerville hotels pride themselves on delivering their guests true value. You'll appreciate the complimentary perks and friendly service at these accommodation providers.

Historic Cary House Hotel in Placerville was founded in 1857, and many of its antiques and furniture date back to this period. It's been a favorite of famous guests such as Mark Twain, Elvis Presley, and Bette Davis, so why not you? You're buying much more than nostalgia when you stay here though. The hotel's employees go the extra mile to make your stay special. Parking and Wi-Fi are both free for guests.

Best Western Stagecoach Inn, in nearby Pollock Pines, is ideally located near the Sierra Mountains. Its rooms are charming, with wooden furnishings, premium bedding, and flat-screen TVs. Some have fireplaces and kitchenettes. The outdoor pool is also inviting. When you're done swimming, the pool area's lounge chairs are ideal for reading and afternoon naps. Help yourself to a continental buffet breakfast in the morning before heading out for the day.

What attractions should you check out while visiting Placerville, CA?

Many of Placerville's historic sites are conveniently located on Main Street. Get your walking shoes on and discover all of the popular Placerville attractions.

The corner of Main and Sacramento Streets was the western terminus of Buffalo Bill's Pony Express. From 1860 to 1861, a team of 80 riders on horseback, including the infamous Buffalo Bill, transported mail between Missouri and Sacramento.

Don't be surprised if visiting 305 Main St. feels a little in the era. It's the spot of Hangman's Tree, where men were hung for their crimes in 1849. The Hangman's Tree Ice Cream Saloon now marks the spot.

The Masonic Lodge Building has stood proudly at 419 Main St. since 1893. It's the period's only three-story building still standing today.

Retail stores don't typically earn a place in history, but Placerville Hardware is no ordinary hardware store. This 441 Main St. store is the oldest continuously operating store of its kind west of the Mississippi River. It's been owned and operated by the Fausel family for more than 55 years.

The Bell Tower that stands proudly in the center of Main Street dates to 1865. This tower had an important job alerting Placerville's fire brigade and residents of local fires.

The El Dorado County Historical Society's Fountain & Tallman Museum, at 524 Main St., now shares stories of Placerville's past. But the building itself has its own history. This brick and stone building was once the Fountain & Tallman Soda Works. A spring behind the building provided the water that was bottled and sold to miners during the California Gold Rush. It miraculously survived the Great Fire of 1856.

While only a plaque stands now, John Studebaker's auto shop at 543 Main St. still holds a special place in the hearts of Placerville residents. Studebaker famously made wheelbarrows for miners during the gold rush. He is remembered with a wheelbarrow race during summer's El Dorado County Fair.

A monument erected by the Druids in 1926 still stands at the intersection of Main Street and Cedar Ravine. The site recognizes California's first Druid Grove.

Visiting Placerville is like stepping back in time. While walking around its streets, you get a taste of what life must have been like during the gold rush. However, the city also offers the modern accommodations and restaurants travelers love. For a Californian vacation with a difference, head to Placerville.

FAQs about hotels in Placerville

What are the top reviewed hotels in Placerville?

Eden Vale Inn, Best Western Stagecoach Inn and Holiday Inn Express & Suites are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the most up-scale hotels in Placerville?

Bamboo Villa Flc, Power's Mansion and Lake Natoma Inn are the top 3 luxury hotels near Placerville city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Placerville?

Historic Cary House Hotel, Best Western Plus Placerville Inn, and Bella Vista Bed & Breakfast are the properties closest to Placerville city center.

How much does a cheap hotel in Placerville cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel in Placerville can be as cheap as $91.74 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel in Placerville cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel in Placerville has been $125.59 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a higher-end hotel in Placerville cost?

In the last year, the average 4 star hotel in Placerville has been $129.00 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the most popular independent hotels in Placerville?

Eden Vale Inn, Power's Mansion and Larkspur Landing Folsom are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the best Marriott hotels in Placerville?

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Sacramento Folsom, Courtyard by Marriott Folsom and Residence Inn by Marriott Folsom are the best rated Marriott/Starwood branded hotels (based on customer reviews score).

What are the most popular Choice Hotels branded hotels in Placerville?

Comfort Inn & Suites Rocklin, Comfort Inn & Suites Rancho Cordova and Quality Inn & Suites are the best rated Choice Hotels branded hotels (based on HotelPlanner reviews score).

What are the best Best Western hotels in Placerville?

Best Western Stagecoach Inn, Best Western Golden Key and Best Western Plus Placerville Inn are the best rated Best Western branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

What are the best IHG hotels in Placerville?

Holiday Inn Express & Suites, Staybridge Suites Sacramento Folsom and Holiday Inn Auburn are the best rated Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

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