200 S State Highway 49, Jackson, CA 95642-2548
Phone: 209/223-0211   |   Fax: 209/223-4836   |   118 Rooms
Check Out Time: 12:00 PM   |   Check In: 3:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Experience the best of Jackson, California, including wineries, the famous Kennedy Mine and the Amador County Museum, at this pet friendly hotel.

Just a short trip from Sacramento, Reno and Lake Tahoe, the BEST WESTERN Amador Inn sits comfortably amongst the rolling foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains - once famous for the great California Gold Rush. Take the day and visit the Kennedy Mine, the deepest vertical gold mine in the world around the turn of the century, now a prominent destination site for both families and adventurers alike. Then head to nearby historic downtown Jackson's famed antique shops or the thrilling Jackson Rancheria Casino that sits only three miles away.

Nature lovers can also get their fill at this scenic Jackson hotel with Chaw-Se State Historical Park, Amador Lake and Comanche Lake all just a short drive away. If your visit is in the springtime, be sure to see the spectacular blooms on Daffodil Hill - an attraction that draws tourists each year from all around the region. Or, if you're a wine connoisseur, don't miss out on why Amador County is often called the second Napa Valley - the wineries in the area are delicious and quite fun to visit.

After a great day of sightseeing, nothing beats a good night's rest in a quiet room with comfortable accommodations. Rooms at the BEST WESTERN Amador Inn all come standard with cable/satellite television, high-speed Internet access, luxurious beds and free breakfast to start each morning off right. For a more romantic stay, the fireplace queens and king make for a peaceful, cozy California night. And no matter what your stay is for, it's always recommended to take a dip in our relaxing heated outdoor swimming pool, perfect for recharging for the next day of fun.

Make the most of your next trip to Jackson, California - reserve a room at the BEST WESTERN Amador Inn today and save! Enjoy your stay.


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Complimentary full breakfast, Choice of breads, cereal, fruit, hot eggs, hot breakfast meat, other Hot Items, yogurt, juice and coffee.
  • Complimentary full breakfast, Choice of breads, cereal, fruit, hot eggs, hot breakfast meat, other Hot Items, yogurt, juice and coffee.
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Meeting facilities
  • Free parking
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Interior corridor


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Conveniently located, the best western amador inn in Jackson, California is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 38.346295  /  Latitude: -120.771675


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: All directions. The BEST WESTERN Amador Inn is located in downtown Jackson at 200 South Highway 49 on Highway 49 and 88.


We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Kennedy Gold Mine Tours

From 1860 to 1942, the Kennedy Gold Mines generated a little more than $34 million in gold. Found in Jackson, this is also one of the deepest gold mines in the world. The next time you visit the Sacramento Gold Country, be sure to embark on one of the Kennedy Gold Mine Tours

Tour the mine to see the Head Frame, one of the tallest existing today, the mine office building, the stamp and recovery mill, steam boiler, tailing wheels and the room where the miners changed into their mining gear. Browse the Kennedy Gold Mine Gift Shop for clothing, books, memorabilia and the historic video. 

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 1.00 mile(s) from Historic Downtown Jackson
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Jackson Rancheria Casino
  • 8.00 mile(s) from Chaw'se Indian Grinding Rocks State Historic Park
  • 10.00 mile(s) from Daffodil Hill
  • 20.00 mile(s) from Wineries, there are 15 wineries nearby
  • 50.00 mile(s) from Sacramento State Capital

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • 6.00 mile(s) from Amador Lake, fishing, boating, rec. hall with restaurant and pool tables!
  • 12.00 mile(s) from Camanche Lake, swimming, camping and day use, fishing, boating, water skiiing, fun in the sun (or rain)!
  • 59.10 mile(s) from Kirkwood Ski Resort, skiing, snowboarding, lodging, tons of fun!

Nearby Restaurants

  • On the premises Denny's®, full service, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Open 24/7
  • 0.28 mile(s) from Mel's Diner, full service, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, also known as Mel and Faye's Diner
  • 0.50 mile(s) from Thomi's Cafe & Bakery, full service, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Open daily.
  • 1.00 mile(s) from New Hong Kong Chinese Restaurant, buffet, Chinese, open for: lunch, dinner, Open daily. Just a short walk from hotel, located downtown Jackson
  • 1.52 mile(s) from Teresa's Place, full service, Italian, open for: lunch, dinner, closed Tuesday and Wednesday
  • 2.60 mile(s) from El Torero, full service, Mexican, open for: lunch, dinner, closed Sunday
  • 2.61 mile(s) from Hoot N Annie's, full service, American, open for: lunch, dinner, Open daily.
  • 2.99 mile(s) from 49er Sports Grill, bar/lounge, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Open daily.
  • 4.41 mile(s) from J & D's Steakhouse, full service, Steak House, open for: lunch, dinner, closed Monday and Tuesday


Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near Jackson. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

June 2016

June 4, 2016
2016 Sacramento Taco Festival

Enjoy a taste of the southwest in the heart of Sacramento this summer, as Del Pasco Blvd and Arden Way host a street taco festival. There will entertainment and tons of festival fun involved. Event start time is TBA.

June 25, 2016
2016 Race the Lake of the Sky

One of northern California's gems, South Lake Tahoe is set to host this awesome kayak and paddle board race this summer. There will be plenty of entertainment and festivities as well. Head on over and enjoy the fun.

June 2016

June 11, 2016
2016 Brew For A Cure

Sample suds for a stupenous cause this summer at William Land Park in Sacramento. This event is sponsored by JDRF. The fun gets underway at 3 p.m.

July 2016

July 2, 2016
2016 Sacramento Beer Train

Hop on the Sacramento RiverTrain and enjoy this mini beer festival, featuring live music and brews provided by several northern California breweries. Reserve your seat today.

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