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Hotels - California

Here are links to some notable hotels (past and present) found along Route 40.

Donner Summit LodgeDonner Ski Ranch (Donner Summit Lodge) (Truckee, CA)

Rainbow LodgeRainbow Lodge (Rainbow Tavern) (Soda Springs, CA)

Emigrant Gap Hotel, ca. 1930.Emigrant Gap Hotel (site) (Emigrant Gap, CA)

Baxter HotelBaxter Hotel (site) (Baxter, CA)

Colfax HotelColfax Hotel (Closed) (Gillen Hotel) (Colfax, CA)
"Built in 1903. Has served as a hotel, restaurant and bus stop......."

California HotelCalifornia Club (California Hotel) (Auburn, CA)

Caravan InnLadi Senior Apartments (Caravan Inn) (Sacramento, CA)
"This hotel is now a senior residential community......."

Sacramento InnRed Lion Hotel Sacramento (Sacramento Inn) (Sacramento, CA)

El Dorado HotelCanterbury Inn (El Dorado Hotel) (Sacramento, CA)

el Mirador HotelPark Place Senior Community (el Mirador Hotel) (Sacramento, CA)
"This hotel is now a senior residential community......."

IconHotel Sacramento (site) (Sacramento, CA)
"Google maps says this hotel still stands. But I'm not so sure......."

Senator HotelSenator Hotel (closed) (Sacramento, CA)
"This hotel is now a government office building......."

IconHotel El Rancho (site) (West Sacramento, CA)
"There is a professional office complex at the site of this motel......."

Royal Inn HotelPark Plaza Hotel (Royal Inn Hotel) (Oakland, CA)

Claremont HotelClaremont Hotel (Berkeley, CA)

Hotel DurantHotel Durant (Berkeley, CA)

Hotel CarltonHotel Carlton (Berkeley, CA)

1931 postcard.Lake Merritt Hotel (Oakland, CA)

Hotel OaklandHotel Oakland (Oakland, CA)
"Opened in 1913......."

IconLeamington Hotel (Oakland, CA)
"Amelia Earhart once made this hotel her office......."

White Cotton HotelHotel Whitecotton (Hotel Shattuck) (Berkeley, CA)
"Constructed in 1907 with its annex built in 1914. It was originally known as the Shattuck Hotel. In 1918, the hotel was bought by William Whitecotton......"

Hotel MenloHotel Menlo (Oakland, CA)

Hotel St. MarkHotel St. Mark (Oakland, CA)

Hotel RoyalHotel Royal (site) (Oakland, CA)
"This hotel appears be long gone......."

Arcade HotelHotel San Pablo (Arcade Hotel) (Oakland, CA)
"Opened in 1907. In recent years the hotel was an apartment building. It was slated top be demolished but it appears to have survived the wrecking ba......"

Moor HotelMoor Hotel (Oakland, CA)

Hotel MetropoleHotel Metropole (site) (Oakland, CA)
"Closed as a result of a fire in August 1918. A new condominium building stands on the site today......."

California HotelCalifornia Hotel (Oakland, CA)

YMCA HotelHarbor Court Hotel (YMCA Hotel - Embarcadero) (San Francisco, CA)

Hyatt RegencyHyatt Regency Hotel (San Francisco, CA)

Palace HotelPalace Hotel (San Francisco, CA)

Hotel SutterGalleria Park Hotel (Hotel Sutter) (San Francisco, CA)

IconHotel Washington (site) (San Francisco, CA)
"This hotel used to stand next to the famous gate to Chinatown......."

Court HotelCourt Hotel (site) (San Francisco, CA)
"A parking garage stands where this hotel once stood......."

IconHotel Pickwick (San Francisco, CA)

Drake Wiltshire HotelCompton Place Hotel (Drake Wiltshire Hotel) (San Francisco, CA)

Union Square HotelUnion Square Hotel (site) (San Francisco, CA)

Hotel LankershimHotel Zetta San Francisco (Hotel Lankershim, Hotel Milano) (San Francisco, CA)

Hotel ColonialCrescent Hotel (Hotel Colonial, Albion Hotel) (San Francisco, CA)

Golden State HotelGolden State Hotel (site?) (San Francisco, CA)

IconHotel Thomas (site) (San Francisco, CA)

Hotel TurpinHotel Turpin (San Francisco, CA)

Continental HotelContinental Hotel (San Francisco, CA)
"200 rooms. Is now an office building......."

IconHotel Stratford (San Francisco, CA)

Hotel Stratford on the leftHotel Stratford (San Francisco, CA)

IconHotel Savoy (site) (San Francisco, CA)
"Most of the north side of Union Square Park has been razed and replaced with modern buildings. The Savoy did not escape that fate......."

Manx HotelManx Hotel (San Francisco, CA)

Hotel CraneHotel Crane (closed) (San Francisco, CA)
"Is no longer a hotel......."

Dining room at the Sir Francis Drake HotelWestin Hotel (Sir Francis Drake Hotel) (San Francisco, CA)

Chancellor HotelChancellor Hotel (San Francisco, CA)

St. Francis HotelWestin (St. Francis Hotel, San Francis Hotel) (San Francisco, CA)

Hotel RamonaHotel Ramona (Apartments?) (San Francisco, CA)

IconHotel Willard (site) (San Francisco, CA)

IconHandlery Union Square Hotel (Hotel Stewart) (San Francisco, CA)

IconHotel Franciscan (site) (San Francisco, CA)
"This location is now a modern high-rise apartment building......."

Hotel OxfordHotel Metropolis (Hotel Oxford) (San Francisco, CA)

Fielding HotelHotel Frank (Fielding Hotel) (San Francisco, CA)

Fairmont HotelFairmont Hotel (San Francisco, CA)

IconGrand Hotel (site) (San Francisco, CA)

San Francisco HiltonSan Francisco Hilton (San Francisco, CA)
"1,200 rooms......."

Hotel Mark HopkinsHotel Mark Hopkins (San Francisco, CA)

Hotel BeresfordHotel Beresford (San Francisco, CA)

Clift HotelClift Hotel (San Francisco, CA)

Hotel CalifornianSerrano Hotel (Hotel Californian) (San Francisco, CA)

Olympic HotelAlexander Apartments (Olympic Hotel) (San Francisco, CA)

IconEl Cortez Hotel (site) (San Francisco, CA)

Bellevue HotelHotel Monaco (Bellevue Hotel) (San Francisco, CA)

Hotel ShawRenoir Hotel (Hotel Shaw) (San Francisco, CA)

IconMarlton Manor Apartments (Hotel Roosevelt) (San Francisco, CA)

Hotel HeraldHerald Apartments (Hotel Herald) (San Francisco, CA)

Hotel CanterburyHotel Canterbury (San Francisco, CA)

TravelodgeRadisson Hotel Fisherman's Wharf (Travelodge) (San Francisco, CA)

IconHotel Von Dorn (site) (San Francisco, CA)

IconGaylord Hotel (San Francisco, CA)

IconTownhouse Hotel (San Francisco, CA)

Hotel CommodoreHotel Commodore (San Francisco, CA)

Holiday InnHoliday Inn (San Francisco, CA)

IconWilliam Taylor Hotel (San Francisco, CA)
"At 28 stories, this hotel was at one time the tallest hotel west of the Mississippi River. Today, the building is used as a dormitory by the Universi......"

YMCAYMCA Hotel - Central (San Francisco, CA)

YMCA HotelYMCA Hotel (closed?) (San Francisco, CA)

Hotel WhitcombHotel Whitcomb (San Francisco, CA)

IconHotel Senator (San Francisco, CA)
"Today this hotel serves special needs clientele......."

IconHotel Empire (site) (San Francisco, CA)
"The Hotel Vertigo now stands where the Hotel Empire formerly stood......."

IconHotel Carlton (San Francisco, CA)

Cartwright HotelCartwright Hotel (San Francisco, CA)

IconHotel President (San Francisco, CA)

IconHotel Minster (San Francisco, CA)

IconOpal Hotel (Hotel Richelieu) (San Francisco, CA)

IconCathedral Hill Hotel (Jack Tar Motel) (San Francisco, CA)

IconHotel Jefferson (San Francisco, CA)

Majestic HotelMajestic Hotel (San Francisco, CA)

El Drisco HotelHotel Drisco (El Drisco Hotel) (San Francisco, CA)
"Built in 1903......."

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Last updated: 2010-08-10 20:11:34

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