As the capital of California, there are lots of exciting reasons why you may find yourself in Sacramento. Business executives often come here for work meetings and conferences, while families visit Sacramento for fun activities that kids of all ages can enjoy. Foodies love coming to Sacramento because of the top-notch restaurants here, while curious travelers can learn a lot at the city’s museums and historic sites. But regardless of why you find yourself here, you certainly won’t be in short supply of great hotels to stay at. Here are some of the top hotels in Sacramento to help you plan your trip.
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The Kimpton Sawyer Hotel is a boutique hotel in Sacramento on the Downtown Commons. This is a great choice because of the swanky pool deck and city views. It overlooks the Golden 1 Center and is near the California State Capitol Museum, Crocker Art Museum, and Old Sacramento too. Onsite bar and restaurant options are the Echo & Rig Butcher and Steakhouse and Punch Bowl Social. Each room comes with a yoga mat, you can borrow a bike from the hotel to explore the city’s 32 miles of bike paths, and pet-friendly rooms are available. You can book an in-room spa service, use valet parking, and work out at the onsite fitness center here. For business travelers, there are 22,000 square feet of flexible event space at the Kimpton.
Hilton Garden Inn Sacramento South Natomas is another top-rated hotel in Sacramento and one that offers complimentary airport shuttle service daily. It’s about two miles from Sacramento’s top attractions in downtown, has event space for up to 85 guests, and also has a fitness center and outdoor pool for guests to use. There’s a restaurant and bar that serves American food and breakfast daily, and self-parking is complimentary. Near the hotel, you can walk to Discovery Park, and head to the Golden 1 Arena for games and concerts. Baby cribs are available for traveling families, and there’s a 24-hour business center if you’re traveling for work.
Meanwhile, the Hyatt Regency Sacramento is right across from the capitol building and by the Sacramento Convention Center. Rooms here offer views of the city’s skyline and the capitol building, and the list of amenities includes free internet access, a spa, fitness center, pool, room service, and business and meeting facilities. There’s a heated resort-style outdoor pool and hot tub here, the fitness center is open 24 hours, and the spa offers couple’s massages and in-room treatments. There are pet-friendly rooms at this Hyatt for additional fees. Onsite dining options include Dawson’s Steakhouse, Vines Café, Amourath 1819, and Starbucks.
The Greens Hotel is a convenient and comfortable hotel in downtown Sacramento that is close to many top attractions. This is a boutique hotel that’s perfect for couples and business travelers. You’ll be in the arts and business districts when you stay in this North Sacramento hotel. Onsite amenities include an outdoor heated pool, picnic area, high-speed internet, refrigerator, and baggage storage. It’s an eco-friendly option with affordable rates and complimentary onsite parking.
For historic charm and all the comforts of home, look no further than Sacramento’s Citizen Hotel. This luxury option is downtown, has all unique rooms, and has the Grange Restaurant & Bar onsite for locally sourced cuisine. Laundry and dry-cleaning service are available, there’s a fitness center on site, 24-hour business center here, and quiet hours from 11pm to 8am. The restaurant here serves all meals daily.
If you’d like more of a B&B vibe, then plan to stay at theAmber House Inn of Midtown next time you’re in Sacramento. This is a romantic B&B in the Midtown neighborhood and a quiet getaway spot that’s in walking distance of lots of attractions. Some rooms have Jacuzzi tubs for two, and both parking and Wi-Fi are free for guests. Complimentary breakfasts and fresh cookies are top perks for guests, and romance packages are available if you’re celebrating an anniversary or other special events. Other hotel packages include dinner with your lodging and a show at the local B Street Theatre. Rubicon Brewing is just a couple of blocks away and a great spot for local beer.
This Westin hotel in Sacramento has chic guest rooms and suites and is located along the Sacramento River. In this serene location, the boutique hotel is still just minutes from top attractions. Scott’s Seafood on the River is the signature restaurant onsite, and continental breakfast is served for a small fee. The hotel has a fitness center, outdoor heated pool, whirlpool, and spa that takes appointments.
Inn & Spa at Parkside is a great place to stay if you’re looking for a little spa indulgence in your trip to Sacramento. The spa offers couples and individual massages, facials, and small-group spa parties. When you stay here, you’ll get a complimentary drink ticket for the Mansion Bar, luxury robes and slippers, a multi-course breakfast, free high-speed Wi-Fi. The Parkside Inn offers a wonderful B&B/spa experience on 6th Street in Sacramento. It’s a great pick for couples looking for romance and girls’ getaway trips in the city.
The Sheraton Grand Sacramento Hotel is also a very highly rated place to stay in Sacramento and actually right inside the Public Market Building. The hotel has pet-friendly rooms, large bathrooms, a heated outdoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center. You’ll love the farm-to-table restaurant and bar here, being in the heart of downtown, and having lots of amenities to feel pampered.
Elegant and luxurious, The Sterling is close to the state capitol, the convention center, and local theaters. It is a popular spot for weddings and very charming with just 16 unique rooms to stay in. Relax on the front porch or enjoy the ballroom for special events. The hotel offers complimentary continental breakfast, bathrooms with Jacuzzi tubs, wireless internet, and skyline views. Couples celebrating something special should consider the romance package that includes wine or champagne, chocolate-covered strawberries, and rose petals in the room.