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Top staycation spots in Northern California

Northern California is filled with many breathtaking locations and tons of unforgettable activities, making it a perfect destination for a well-deserved staycation. Whether you’re looking forward to going on a wine tasting tour, a weekend of
hiking, kayaking, and other outdoor activities, or simply relaxing while soaking in the gorgeous views, you’ll find a wonderful selection of top-notch accommodations in Northern California.
Here’s a look at some of them:

Eden Vale Inn
Placerville, CA

Eden Vale Inn is a luxurious bed and breakfast located in Placerville. Rated as one of the “Top 10 Romantic Inns” in America, this boutique hotel boasts beautifully landscaped gardens and ponds, a state-of-the-art spa studio, and spacious rooms with expansive patios, in-room fireplaces, private outdoor couple’s tubs, and other first-class amenities. Guests at Eden Vale Inn can also enjoy easy access to some of the best
recreational activities in the Sierra Foothills Gold Country, including wine tasting, hiking, biking, and whitewater rafting.

Enchanted April Inn
Pilot Hill, CA

Enchanted April Inn is a luxurious country estate and bed and breakfast located in the quiet community of Pilot Hill, between Auburn and Coloma. This is the perfect place to relax, unwind, and let all your stress melt away, as this serene haven is surrounded by panoramic views of rolling hills, tranquil spring-fed ponds, and expansive gardens.
Inspired by the majestic horse farms in Kentucky, this gorgeous countryside
estate offers a relaxing atmosphere unlike any other. Visitors can get a glimpse of
blue-blooded steeds in the distant foothill pastures, enjoy a leisurely stroll in the beautiful gardens, lounge on the pond-side patio, or watch the breathtaking sunset from a porch swing or old-fashioned rocking chair.

Hanford House Inn
Sutter Creek, CA

Nestled within the Sierra foothill wine region in historic downtown Sutter Creek, Hanford House Inn is a luxury bed and breakfast that fuses modern design with historic elements. The inn has been in operation for more than 40 years and offers 16 renovated rooms and a stand-alone house known as the Bungalow. Overnight guests at the inn get a complimentary breakfast and freshly baked scones every morning and a glass of local wine in the evening from the adjacent Element restaurant. The inn is also available as a venue for corporate retreats,
family reunions, and other special occasions.

Park Victorian
Auburn, CA

Built-in 1874, Park Victorian is a lovely inn perched on Snowden Hill, overlooking picturesque Oldtown Auburn. It features six suites named after early Auburn pioneers, each one masterfully restored to their original elegance and refitted with fir floors, ensuite marble vanities, and other stylish features. Guests looking to book a room at Park Victorian can avail of their exclusive Stay & Dine package, which includes dinner for two (appetizer to share, two salads, and two entrees) at Carpe Vino, which is included in the Top 100 Restaurants in America by Open Table.

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