Favorite Places to Stay In Humboldt County


This summer be sure to visit Scotia and enjoy the great outdoors that make Humboldt County so popular. Take a hike through the enormous redwoods or kayak down the Eel River and discover what Scotia Living is all about. You’ll need to find accommodations while you’re here and in Humboldt County there is no shortage of places to stay.


Gingerbread Mansion is located less than 2 miles from the Pacific Coast. This four diamond High Victorian Era Bed & Breakfast offers plush slippers, bathrobes; free Wi-Fi and even an en suite bathroom in each room. If you didn’t already guess, breakfast is included with the price of your stay and offered daily.

The Victorian Inn in Ferndale CA combines romantic luxury and historic accommodations with modern amenities for vacationers, tourists and business travelers. Built in 1890, the hotel has historic charm with sixteen-foot ceilings, original carved redwood molding and doors throughout. The inn has an on-site Restaurant and Tavern that offers choices for every culinary taste.


View Crest Lodge is set on a wooded hillside less than a five-minute drive to Agate beach and offers a relaxing, rustic retreat for visitors. Stay in one of 12 of the hotels cottages that feature fireplaces and private decks surrounded by amazing natural beauty.

Emerald Forest Cabins is located just 19 miles from Eureka and features cabins that accommodate two to eight people. These solid redwood cabins come in all different shapes and sizes so be sure to visit the website and check out some pictures.


Holiday Inn Express & Suites is the perfect place to stay if you’re looking for luxury and convenience. This brand new hotel is located in a prime downtown Eureka location offering easy access to dining, museums, outdoor activities, Old Town Eureka and the Sequoia Park Zoo. Beautiful rooms and spacious suites feature 42” flat screens, plush pillow top beds, free Wi-Fi and attractive décor that reflects the serenity of scenic Humboldt County.

Carter House Inns is located along Humboldt Bay in Old Town, Eureka and offers guests a choice of staying in any of the five luxurious Victorian buildings. Each of these buildings feature everything from quaint queen bedrooms to spacious private cottages with amenities available such as dog-friendly accommodations, in-room fireplaces, Jacuzzi tubs and stunning views of the nearby Humboldt Bay Harbor and Carson Mansion.

Red Lion Hotel Eureka is ranked as one of the best full-service hotels in Eureka and is situated just off the Pacific Ocean and scenic Highway 101. The hotel features 175 immaculate accommodations and practical amenities and services with complimentary airport shuttles to the Arcata-Eureka Airport. A delicious on-site restaurant and meeting and banquet facilities are available. The pet-friendly hotel also offers a state-of-the-art fitness center and heated outdoor pool.


Hampton Inn & Suites is located along California’s beautiful Redwood Coast in a warm, inviting setting, just minutes from local eateries and shops, the airport and Humboldt State University in Arcata. The newest Hilton Hotel in Humboldt County features an indoor pool, whirlpool spa, fitness center and 82 rooms to choose from. Of course, breakfast is included in you stay.


The recently renovated Benbow Historic Inn is nestled on the banks of the Eel River and offers something for everyone seeking a California Redwoods vacation. Not only does every room have either a river, mountain or garden view, there is also a 9-hole golf course on the property if you’re trying to squeeze in a game. The Benbow Historic Inn is the perfect place to find romance and total relaxation.