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Most of the following hotels are near Cal Expo, major freeways, regional shopping centers, restaurants and entertainment options from which to choose.  Where applicable, click the hotel's name to visit its website.  Revised:  January 2003  *walking distance to Cal Expo
 

Hotel Name/Website

Address

Phone #

Best Western Expo Inn*
 
1413 Howe Avenue
Sacramento, CA 95825
(916) 929-8772
(800) 643-4422
  • 127 deluxe guest rooms
  • 2 line phones with data ports
  • Laundry facility
  • Deluxe continental breakfast
Best Western Harbor Inn & Suites 1250 Halyard Drive
West Sacramento, CA 95691
(916) 371-2100
(800) 371-2101
  • 137 guest rooms & suites
  • High-speed Internet access
  • 5 meeting/banquet rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool & spas
  • In-room refrigerator and microwave
  • Guest laundry & valet dry cleaning
  • Deluxe continental breakfast
  • Shuttle service

Doubletree Hotel Sacramento *

2001 Point West Way (916) 929-8855
(800) 222-TREE
  • Closest full-service hotel to Cal Expo
  • Across the street from the Arden Fair Mall & Elephant Bar
  • Affordable exhibitor rates
  • Plenty of free parking
  • Largest guest rooms in Sacramento, each with a step-out balcony
  • In-room coffee maker, iron & board, hairdryer
  • High-speed Internet access
  • On-command pay movies & Sony Playstation
  • Voice mail in every room
  • Outdoor pool, whirlpool & work out facilities
  • Signature chocolate chip cookies at check in
  • Hilton Honor Points & Miles with every qualifying stay
Hawthorn Suites
321 Bercut Drive
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 441-1200
(800) 767-1777
  • All Suites Hotel, most with fully equipped kitchens
  • Full hot breakfast buffet served daily
  • State Fair packages starting @ $104 with tickets
  • 4.4 miles from Cal Expo
  • Evening reception Monday - Thursday
  • Outdoor pool and whirlpool
  • 5 full service restaurants with in walking distance
Holiday Inn Capitol Plaza
300 J Street
Sacramento, CA  95814
(916) 446-0100
  • 362 rooms, 5 miles from Cal Expo and 11 miles from the airport.
Larkspur Landing 555 Howe Avenue
Sacramento, CA  95825
(916) 646-1212
  • Studio suites - queen bed, full bath, fully equipped kitchen, living room area with recliner, executive desk, tv, CD player
  • Complimentary continental breakfast
  • Complimentary high-speed Internet access
  • Free local phone calls
  • Gas barbeque grill under our gazebo for guests to use
  • Free HBO, CNN, ESPN 1 & 2
  • Lodgenet pay-per-view movies
  • Fitness area, jacuzzi
  • Complimentary guest laundry facilities
  • 3 restaurants just across the parking lot
  • Points & mileage with the Priority Club Frequent Guest Loyalty program
  • 1-bedroom suites (king and sofa sleeper) and 2-bedded suites (king and queen) - available upon request and availability
Radisson Hotel
500 Leisure Lane
Sacramento, CA 95815
(916) 922-2020
(800) 333-3333
  • Basils by the Lake inside the Radisson coted "The Best of Sacramento" for Sunday Brunch five years in a row.
  • Nearest full-service hotel to Cal Expo.  Corner of Exposition Blvd and Leisure Lane
  • 307 spacious guest rooms with exterior corridors.  Many feature patios or balconies overlooking our private lake.
  • Outdoor pool, spa, fitness room, back entrance to American Bicycle Trail
Red Lion Sacramento Inn
1401 Arden Way
Sacramento, CA 95815
(916) 922-8041
(800) RED-LION

Special rates for the Sportsmen Expo in January and the Sacramento Autorama in February. The rate for both is $69.00 for all exhibitors and attendees.

  • Located off Business Loop 80/Capitol City Freeway, adjacent to the Arden Fair Mall and just 2 minutes to Cal Expo and six miles from Downtown Sacramento
  • 3 swimming pools and spa, exercise room, on site restaurant, room service, business center, gift shop, on site coin operated laundry, plenty of free parking, lounge
Residence Inn by Marriott 1530 Howe Avenue
Sacramento, CA 95825
(916) 920-9111
(800) 331-3131
  • Special rates for anyone attending Cal Expo events on Friday and Saturdays.
    $79.00 on the Studio suites
    $129.00 on the Penthouse suites
    These rates may also be available on Thursday and Sundays, depending on availability.  Guest may obtain these rates by calling the hotel or 1-800-331-3131 and asking for the "Cal Expo" rate.
  • 176 suites with full kitchens
  • Free high speed Internet access
  • Complimentary breakfast buffet
  • Daily maid service
  • Marriott Rewards Points 
Vagabond Inn Executive* 2030 Arden Way
Sacramento, CA 95825
(916) 929-5600
(800) 793-2030
  • Closest hotel to Cal Expo w/free shuttle service to & from event
  • Tenth Night Free & Special discounts for exhibitors and vendors
  • 3 AAA Diamonds, 191 Rooms, some kitchenettes
  • Meeting rooms accommodating 4 to 300 people
  • All rooms: Microwave/Refrigerator/Coffee Maker/Data Ports/HBO/Iron & Board/Voicemail
  • Complimentary Deluxe Continental Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet Access (some rooms) & 24hrs Business Center
  • Free incoming fax and weekday newspaper
  • Heated Pool & Spa - Local fitness club agreement
  • On-site laundry or valet laundry service available
  • Free shuttle service to Cal Expo, airport, Amtrak and bus
  • Free auto/bus/truck parking
Clarion Hotel 2600 Auburn Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95821
(916) 487-7600
  • 3.2 miles from Cal Expo
  • 175 rooms
  • Complimentary wireless Internet
  • Full service hotel (discounted breakfasts for hotel guests)
  • Indoor corridors
  • Business center & fitness center on site
  • In room coffee makers, blow dryers, irons & ironing boards
  • 27 channels & pay per view movies
  • Safe deposit access
  • Garden courtyard with pool
  • Laundry facility on site
  • Direct freeway access from Business 80, I-80 & Highway 160
  • Discounts based on availabilty
  • Meeting space & catering on site

Comfort Inn & Suites

21 Howe Avenue
Sacramento, CA  95821
(916) 379-0400
  • Our 68 exquiitely designed rooms offer highly personalized service in a clean and comfortable environment, making your stay 100% satisfactory.  Our hotel is just minutes away from Cal Expo.  You can start your day off right in our fully equipped fitness room, followed by a nice swim in our indoor pool or just relax in our spa, followed by a hot sumptuous breakfast.
Hampton Inn & Suites
2230 Auburn Boulevard
Sacramento, CA 95821
(916) 927-2222
  • All rooms include 1 king or 2 queen beds, full vanity bath, desk, microwave and mini refridgerator.
Hilton Garden Inns 2540 Venture Oaks Way
Sacramento, CA 95833
(916) 568-5400
  • 154 guest rooms
  • State Fair packages starting at $99 with tickets!
  • Refrigerator & microwave in every room
  • Complimentary high-speed Internet
  • Outdoor pool, fitness area and jacuzzi
  • Restaurant on property
  • Hilton Honors points & mileage
  • Complimentary parking
Hilton Sacramento Arden West
2200 Harvard Avenue
Sacramento, CA 95815
(916) 922-4700
  • Full service, high rise hotel located 1/2 mile form Cal Expo Fairgrounds
  • High speed Internet access
  • Pool, healthclub & sauna
  • Hairdryer, iron/ironing board & coffee maker in every room
Hyatt Regency Sacramento 1209 L Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 443-1234
(800) 233-1234
  • Mediterranean architecture and magnificent three story atrium, across the street from the State capitol.

 
 

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