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260 Helpful Links to Attractions, Accommodations and Restaurants in Northern California

    It's our pleasure to provide you with these links to the attractions, accommodations and restaurants that are mentioned in Seven Perfect Days in Northern California. They are listed in the order of the book's seven-day itinerary. At the end of the list, you will find the visitor centers and chambers of commerce that are also mentioned in the book.


San Francisco Attractions
Alcatraz Island-National Park Service
Alcatraz Island-Ticket Sales
Asian Art Museum
Cable Car Museum
California Academy of Sciences
California Palace of the Legion of Honor
The Cannery
Conservatory of Flowers
Fort Ross State Historic Park
Ferry Building Marketplace
Ghirardelli Square
Japanese Tea Garden (no website; try Google)
M.H. de Young Memorial Museum
Mission Dolores
Muir Woods
Point Reyes National Seashore
San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
S.S. Jeremiah O'Brien Liberty Ship
Strybing Arboretum & Botanical Gardens
USS Pampanito Submarine

San Francisco Restaurants
Fog City Diner
Il Fornaio
L'Osteria Del Forno
McCormick and Kuleto's

San Francisco B&Bs
Archbishop's Mansion (closed)
Chateau Tivoli Bed & Breakfast
Edward II Inn & Suites
Golden Gate Hotel
Inn San Francisco
Queen Anne Hotel
Union Street Inn
Washington Square Inn
More B&Bs at CABBI and BBOnline

San Francisco Hotels & Motels
Argonaut Hotel
Buena Vista Motor Inn
Columbus Motor Inn
Comfort Inn By the Bay
Holiday Inn Fisherman's Wharf
Marina Inn
San Francisco Marriott Fisherman's Wharf
Sheraton Fisherman's Wharf
Tuscan Inn

San Francisco RV Parks & Campgrounds
Candlestick RV Park San Francisco
Golden Gate Trailer Park
San Francisco RV Resort


Monterey and Carmel Attractions
Carmel Mission
Monterey Bay Aquarium
Monterey State Historic Park
The National Steinbeck Center
Point Lobos State Reserve

Carmel Restaurants
The Forge in the Forest Restaurant
The Grill on Ocean Avenue
Rocky Point Restaurant
Village Corner Restaurant

Monterey Restaurants
Louie Linguini's

Carmel B&Bs
Adobe Inn
Carmel Country Inn
Carmel Fireplace Inn
Carriage House Inn
Coachman's Inn
Colonial Terrace Inn
Crystal Terrace Inn
Monte Verde Inn & Casa de Carmel
Sandpiper Inn By-the-Sea
Stonehouse Inn
Vagabond's House Inn
More B&Bs at CABBI and BBOnline

Carmel Hotels & Motels
Best Western Carmel Bay View Inn
Best Western Carmel Mission Inn

Hofsas House Hotel
Horizon Inn & Ocean View Lodge
Lobos Lodge
Normandy Inn
Pine Inn
Wayside Inn

Carmel Area RV Parks & Campgrounds
Carmel By the River RVPark
Marina Dunes RV Park


Yosemite Attractions
Ansel Adams Gallery
Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias (no dedicated website; try Google)
Pioneer Yosemite History Center (no dedicated website; try Google)
Valley Visitor Center

Yosemite Valley Restaurants
(No dedicated websites; try Google)

Accommodations in Yosemite Valley
Delaware North Company Parks & Resorts

Groveland Area Accommodations on Highway 120
All Seasons Groveland Inn
Blackberry Inn
The Berkshire Inn
Evergreen Lodge at Yosemite
Groveland Hotel
Hotel Charlotte

Close-by Accommodations on Highway 140
Cedar Lodge
Yosemite View Lodge

Mariposa Area Accommodations on Highway 140
Best Western Mariposa
Highland House Bed & Breakfast
Little Valley Inn
Poppy Hill Bed & Breakfast
Restful Nest Bed & Breakfast

Accommodations on Highway 41
Apple Blossom Inn Bed& Breakfast
Big Creek Inn Bed & Breakfast
Comfort Inn Oakhurst
The Homestead Cottages
Hound's Tooth Inn
Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite
Yosemite's Sierra Mountain Lodge Bed & Breakfast

Yosemite National Park Campgrounds
National Park Reservation Service

Yosemite Area RV Parks & Campgrounds
Mariposa Fair Grounds
Moccasin Point 
High Sierra RV Resort, Oakhurst


Gold Country Attractions
Apple Hill
Calaveras Big Trees State Park
Calavaras County Historical Museum
Columbia State Historic Park
El Dorado County Historical Museum
Indian Grinding Rock State Historic Park
Ironstone Vineyards
Marhshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park
Railtown 1897 State Historic Park
Toulumne County Museum and History Center

Placerville Restaurants
Casa Ramos
The Forester Restaurant
Lil Mama D. Carlo's
Sequoia Restaurant

Placerville B&Bs
Blair Sugar Pine B&B
The Coloma Country Inn
Fitzpatrick Winery & Lodge
Fleming-Jones Homestead B&B
GlenMorey Country House
The Seasons Bed & Breakfast
Albert Shafsky House
More B&Bs at CABBI and BBOnline

Placerville Hotels & Motels
Best Western Placerville Inn
Historic Cary House Hotel
Mother Lode Motel

Placerville Area RV Parks & Campgrounds
American River Resort
Coloma Resort


Lake Tahoe Attractions
D.L. Bliss State Park
Donner Memorial State Park and Emigrant Trail Museum
Gondola at Heavenly
Hiking and Skiing
Tahoe Queen
Tallac Historic Site (no dedicated website; try Google)
Taylor Creek (no dedicated website; try Google)


Sacramento Attractions
California State Capitol Museum
California State Indian Museum
California Sate Railroad Museum
Crocker Art Museum
Leland Stanford Mansion State Historic Park
Old Sacramento State Historic Park
Sutter's Fort State Historic Park

Sacramento Restaurants
Delta King Pilothouse Restaurant
Ernesto's Mexican Food
Frank Fat's
Rio City Cafe

Sacramento B&Bs/Inns
Amber House Bed & Breakfast Inn
Inn at Parkside Bed & Breakfast
Savoyard Bed & Breakfast
More B&Bs at CABBI and BBOnline

Sacramento Hotels & Motels
Best Western Sutter House
Clarion Hotel Mansion inn
Delta King Riverboat Hotel
Embassy Suites
Holiday Inn Capitol Plaza
Hyatt Regency Sacramento
The Sterling Hotel
Vagabond Inn Sacramento (Midtown)

Sacramento Area RV Parks & Campgrounds
CalExpo RV Park
Sacramento West/Old Town KOA


Sonoma Valley Attractions
Jack London State Historic Park
Vallejo Home

Sonoma Valley Restaurants
Cafe La Haye
Della Santina's Trattoria
The General's Daughter
The Girl and the Fig
Glen Ellyn Inn
Maya Restaurant
Swiss Hotel and Restaurant
Taste of the Himalayas

Sonoma Valley B&Bs/Inns
Beltane Ranch
The Cottage Inn and Spa-Mission B&B
Gaige House Inn
Hidden Oak Inn
Inn at Sonoma
Magliulio's Rose Garden Inn
Sonoma Chalet
The Sonoma Hotel (historic)
Thistle Dew
Trojan Horse Inn
Victorian Garden Inn
More B&Bs at CABBI and BBOnline

Sonoma Valley Hotels & Motels
Best Western Sonoma Valley
El Pueblo Inn
Ledson Hotel
MacArthur Place
Sonoma Creek Inn

Sonoma/Napa Area RV Parks & Campgrounds
Sugarloaf Ridge State Park
Bothe-Napa Valley State Park


Napa Valley Attractions
Cakebread Cellars
Chateau Montelena
Clos Pegase
Domaine Chandon

Oakville Grocery
Robert Mondavi Winery
V. Sattui
Sterling Vineyards
Sutter Home
Trinchero Family Estates Winery

St. Helena/Yountville Restaurants
Cindy's Backstreet Kitchen
French Laundry
Mustards Grill
Taylor's Refresher 
Tra Vigne

St. Helena B&Bs/Inns
Adagio Inn
Ambrose Bierce House
Harvest Inn
Ink House
Inn at Southbridge
Shady Oaks Country Inn
Vineyard Country Inn
Wine Country Inn
More B&Bs at CABBI and BBOnline

St. Helena Hotels & Motels
El Bonita Motel
Hotel St. Helena

Napa/Sonoma RV Parks & Campgrounds
Sugarloaf Ridge State Park
Bothe-Napa Valley State Park


Visitor Centers and Chambers of Commerce
California Division of Tourism
Carmel Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Information Center
Columbia Chamber of Commerce
Healdsburg Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau
Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority
Monterey County Convention & Visitors Bureau
Napa Valley Conference & Visitors Bureau
Placerville: El Dorado County Visitors Authority
Sacramento Convention & Visitors Bureau
San Francisco: Only in San Francisco
Sonoma Valley Visitors Bureau
St. Helena Chamber of Commerce
Yosemite Valley Visitor Center