Welcome to the Lexington Historic Cary House Hotel. Since 1857, Cary House Hotel has represented the finest in lodging and service in the Gold Country and is aptly referred to as The Jewel of Placerville. Experience the history of the gold rush era while enjoying the comforts and amenities of a modern hotel. Each room is uniquely furnished with period pieces and vintage furnishings. Your deluxe accommodation will be named after a local winery, places relevant to California's gold rush era, or an individual that played a key role in the town of Placerville, such as James Sutter, John Studebaker and Mark Twain.
Surrounded by historical landmarks and a downtown lined with boutique shops and fine restaurants, the Lexington Historic Cary House Hotel is within close proximity to the wine country of the Sierra foothills, white water rafting, fly-fishing, golfing and gold panning. So whether you're seeking a quiet vacation or a trip back to the past, our property offers five-star flair combined with old-time hospitality.We look forward to welcoming you.
Our Guests Come First SM
* City of Placerville Benham Park, featuring a seasonal pool with water-slide, basketball courts, tot-lot, BBQ grills and picnic tables ... Walking Distance.
* Thomas Kinkade Art Gallery (Original & Largest)... adjacent
* Antique and Boutique Shops ... Walking Distance. W
* American White Water Rafting ... 8.1 miles. S
* Gold Panning at Marshall Gold Discovery State Park ... 8.5 miles. S
* Camping , Boating, Fishing, Hiking, and Biking at Sly Park ... 17.7 miles. W
* Lake Tahoe ... 55 miles. W
* Apple Hill Orchards ... 1 mile. SW
* Gold Bug Mine ... 1.3 miles. S
* El Dorado Wine Country ... 5 miles. W
* Red Hawk Casino ... 7.8 miles. E
* Old Town Sacramento ... 43 miles. E
* Courtyard Cafe ... adjacent.
* Dedrick's Cheese Shop ... adjacent.
* Heyday Cafe ... Walking Distance. W
* Cascada Restaurant and Cantina ... Walking Distance.
* Lil' Jonnie D Carlo's ... Walking Distance. W
* Powells Steamer Co. and Pub ... Walking Distance. W
* Z Pie ... Walking Distance. S
* Tortilla Flats Mexican Restaurant ... 0.3 miles. W
* Sequoia House ... 0.6 miles. SE
* Zachary Jacques Country French ... 5.8 miles. N