1859 National Hotel in Jamestown, California - Sierra Foothills Gold and Wine Country

For Reservations call 800-894-3446

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AAA 3-Diamond award for the 29th consecutive year



The rooms have been lovingly restored to combine the atmosphere of an elegant hotel of the 1800s with the convenience of today." - The Union Democrat, Sonora CA


Relax in Historic Elegance
Rates: $140

Some weekends and holidays higher

Enjoy these wonderful amenities with each historical and unique room at the National Hotel:

  • 9 guest rooms beautifully appointed with fine antiques
  • Modern heat and air conditioning
  • Private baths with hair dryer, pull chain toilets, tile showers and fluffy bath robes
  • access to the Soaking Room - our 1800s version of the jacuzzi. An Antique claw-foot soaking tub built for two...
  • Free wireless internet access
  • Cable TV / VCR available
  • A sumptuous buffet breakfast in the main dining room (or take yours upstairs to our comfortable balcony and enjoy the morning air)

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Enjoy a romantic evening in the warm ambiance of one of our rooms.

Comfortable large rooms at the national Hotel
Room 3
Enjoy historic ambiance at it's best!
Room 10
Enjoy a good night's sleep on comfortable beds
Every room a delight!
Double Shower
8 rooms w/queen beds,1 room w/twin beds. New comfort mattresses.
Some bathrooms with double head walk-in shower

Add a Special Touch to your Reservation
Bouquet of Love
Bucket of Micro  Beers
Champagne on Ice

"Room accommodations better than my own bed. Exceptionally clean restaurant. Beyond our expectations. Good selection of food and beverage. Hard to improve on what you have." J.U. - Jonesboro, Georgia

1859 Historic National Hotel ~ Reservations:(800) 894-3446
Proprietor Stephen Willey, Your Host since 1974
18183 Main Street • P.O. Box 502 • Jamestown, CA 95327
Phone: (209) 984-3446 • Fax:(209) 694-4864
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Member of Small Elegant Hotels
Member of the California Bed & Breakfast Association

Original Site Design by GG Gruel

Relax in the historic elegance of a Mother lode bandb in Jamestown, California, near Yosemite National Park, Sonora and Columbia, in the Sierra Foothills. AAA 3 diamond rated inn, also near Twain Harte, Angels Camp, Groveland and Knights Ferry, Ca. This Jamestown hotel is among the oldest of the historic hotels or historic inns or bed and breakfast inns in California. As a Jamestown bed and breakfast hotel, this Gold Country lodging or Gold Country inn has served as a guesthouse lodging and historic hotel since 1859. There are numerous California bed and breakfast inns, but few of these California inns have the history of guest accommodations or guest lodging as does this historic and romantic b&b or Gold Country bed and breakfast. Among bed and breakfast inns, this Gold Country lodging or bed and breakfast inn is unique. Enjoy Gold rush antiques, gourmet dining, romantic getaways and great specials in our bnb lodging, and more.... We are also a pet friendly mother lode accommodation. The 1859 Historic National Hotel is the perfect country inn for anyone looking for Historic Elegance in the Gold Country.