Beauty at a Gold Country Bed & Breakfast in the Sierra Foothills

Following the discovery of gold at Sutter’s Mill near Coloma in 1848, wagon loads of prospectors descended on the Sierras Foothills in hopes of striking it rich. Discover the beauty and history during your stay at a Gold Country bed and breakfast in the Sierra Foothills. Their legacy lives on in the picturesque gold rush towns, historic mines, and museum collections of California’s Gold Country. The Sierra Foothills are also know for an abundance of vineyards and wineries. continued ...

18183 Main Street | Jamestown, CA 95327 | 209-984-3446

A very relaxing get-a-way; ideal for those stressed out people who value an outstanding on-premises restaurant, extensive wine list and original gold-rush saloon.

Number of Rooms: 9   |   Rates: $140 - $175 Reservations

1859 Historic National Hotel & Restaurant

61 Hanford Street, Highway 49 | Sutter Creek, CA 95685 | 209-267-0747

An unforgettable stay.
Relax and rejuvenate at this inviting red brick inn best known for bridging the historic gold rush era with a contemporary flair and modern amenities. Located in quaint downtown Sutter Creek, you’ll experience warm hospitality and a comfortable ambiance.

For every reason. For any season.
The Hanford House Inn accommodates each guest and occasion with utmost care, and provides an exceptional setting in the heart of the Sierra Foothill wine region. During your stay, enjoy the many seasonal and year round activities that this northern California destination offers.

Number of Rooms: 13   |   Rates: $99 - $279 Reservations

Hanford House Inn

1780 Springvale Rd. | Placerville, CA 95667 | 530-621-0901

Four Diamond AAA/Select Registry Inn with uniquely styled modern guest rooms including private luxury baths. Superb rural Sierra Foothills setting is located near Placerville. Extensive gardens, swimming pond, SPA for therapeutic massage. SPA Tubs, free Telephone, HDTV & WiFi, Gourmet Breakfast, individually-controlled AC/Heat and Fireplaces.Wineries, rafting, gold rush history nearby.

Number of Rooms: 7   |   Rates: $179-$469 Reservations

Eden Vale Inn

9372 Main St | Plymouth, CA 95669 | 209-245-6315

Rest is a Boutique Hotel with sixteen rooms that resides on Main Street Plymouth, California. Each room is simply decorated and thoughtfully filled with numerous amenities. Located minutes from over 100+ wineries in the Amador and El Dorado wine regions. Continental Breakfast and Wine Hour included.

Number of Rooms: 16   |   Rates: $150- $350 Reservations

Rest, a boutique hotel

10980 Shenandoah School Rd | Plymouth, CA 95669 | 209-245-5466

An upscale boutique resort nestled on 40 acres of Wilderotter Vineyard with stunning panoramic views of grapevines and the Sierra Foothills. This all-suite property offers the ultimate blend of luxury, seclusion, and comfort in Amador Wine Country with chef-made gourmet breakfast and customized itineraries for guests.

Number of Rooms: 5   |   Rates: $349-449 Reservations

Grand Reserve Inn

21375 Consolation Street | Volcano, CA 95689 | 209-296-7711

The Volcano Union Inn is reborn as a California Pub and Four-Room Bed and Breakfast in the picturesque village of Volcano, deep in the heart of Amador County and the California Gold Country. Our well appointed rooms are available nightly. Queen rooms are just $109 per night and King Suites are just $139 a night. The rate includes a made from scratch breakfast.

Number of Rooms: 4   |   Rates: $99 - $149 Reservations

Volcano Union Inn

5821 Spanish Flat Road | Garden Valley, CA 95633 | 530-626-0983

Located in the beautiful Sierra Foothills between the Middle and South Forks of the American River, and surrounded by nature in every direction, the Green Toad Inn is a wonderful place to relax, read, or go for a stroll.

Number of Rooms: 4   |   Rates: $100 - $125 Reservations

The Green Toad Bed & Breakfast

2081 Ponderosa Way | Murphys, CA 95247 | 209-728-8686

Courtwood Inn is a newly constructed cedar log B&B, located just 1.5 miles from downtown Murphys, with its numerous wine tasting rooms and cute shops. Our 5 guest rooms enjoy views from the foothills to the valley, have king beds, double sink bathrooms, Jason MicroSilk spa tubs and private outside seating.

Number of Rooms: 5   |   Rates: $248 - $462 Reservations

Courtwood Inn

12455 Steiner Road | Plymouth, CA 95669 | 209-245-5512

A Cape Cod-style ranch house located on 40 acres in Amador County, “the other Wine Country.” Hidden among rolling vineyards, elegant oaks, and backed by a shimmering lake, our B&B is an ideal haven from the everyday hustle and bustle. Amador Harvest Inn is within walking distance of several well-known wineries and in the heart of the Gold Country. Four distinctly decorated bedrooms, each with its own private bath.

Number of Rooms: 4   |   Rates: $150 - $170 Reservations

Amador Harvest Inn

6701 Perry Creek Road | Fair Play, CA 95684 | 530-409-4169

Experience quiet seductively secluded splendor in the Fair Play Wine Country nestled in El Dorado County. Amador’s Shenandoah Valley wineries are minutes away. We are a short drive from beautiful Lake Tahoe. We provide spacious suites, luxurious microfiber sheets, towels and robes to pamper you. Our world famous scrumptious hot buffet breakfasts greet you each morning. Visit us soon.

Number of Rooms: 5   |   Rates: $150 - $230 Reservations

Lucinda's Country Inn

402 Main Street H | Murphys, CA 95247 | 209-728-8933

Quiet elegance in downtown Murphys. From cozy to luxurious. The inn offers high ceilings and doors, claw-footed bathtubs or whirlpool tubs in each room, fireplaces and wood stoves. Enjoy the European charm of this B&B, mixing history with modern comfort in Gold Country. Near restaurants, wineries and outdoor activities.

Number of Rooms: 24   |   Rates: $132 - $450 Reservations

Victoria Inn

271 Jones Street | Murphys, CA 95247 | 209-728-2897

Four Diamond AAA/Select Registry, Dunbar House, 1880 is an intimate and romantic private haven, where we offer a secluded sanctuary of relaxation, comfort and ease for our guests. Five cozy Victorian guest rooms offer private bath/showers. Cedar and Sequoia rooms each have a 2 person Jacuzzi. Every guest room has a Norwegian gas burning stove, Direct TV, TV/DVD with an available DVD collection, Free Wireless Internet, personal amenities, and a private refrigerator with complimentary bottled water. Cookies are baked daily. Enjoy our full country breakfast in our dining room or in our garden. continued

Number of Rooms: 5   |   Rates: $199-$310 Reservations

Dunbar House, 1880

Visit the Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park and try your hand at panning for gold, or plan a visit to Grass Valley, the Gold Rush’s richest city. Today visitors can explore the mine at Empire Mine State Historic Park. In El Dorado County, just east of Sacramento, enjoy a Placerville bed and breakfast, wine tasting, shopping, restaurants, art galleries, golfing and hiking. Visit Amador County Wine Country, where you can go wine tasting at one of the many exquisite vineyards and wineries in the Sierra Nevada Foothills. Visitors can enjoy a variety of activities including mine and cave tours, biking, fishing, swimming, antiquing and cultural events. Or take a guided history tour of Amador County’s historic Gold Rush towns of Sutter Creek, Volcano or Plymouth. Go in search of Mark Twain’s “Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County.” Feast your eyes on the giant Sequoias at Calaveras Big Trees State Park and the Stanislaus National Forest. Visit the Calaveras County town of Murphys for wine tasting, art galleries, antique shops and museums. Tuolumne County to the South is also rich in Gold Rush history. Just outside the town of Sonora, the towns of Jamestown, Columbia and Twain Harte, allow unique Gold Country experiences. View stream trains and former gold camps or take a ride on the Wells Fargo Stage Coach. There’s a treasure in store for everyone in the California Motherload. With so many activities and charming Foothill towns, including Garden Valley and Jackson, one day in the Sierra Foothills just isn’t long enough.

Each member of the California Association of Boutique & Breakfast Inns is quality-certified. Make reservations at a CABBI member B&B with confidence that you will experience outstanding California Gold Country accommodations and world-class hospitality during your stay. Book your next visit at a CABBI-certified Sierra Foothills bed and breakfast inn.