Best Western


232 W 5th Street, Eureka, CA 95501-0221
Phone: 707/443-2234   |   Fax: 707/443-3489   |   106 Rooms
Check Out Time: 12:00 PM   |   Check In: 2:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Welcome to BEST WESTERN PLUS Humboldt Bay Inn!

Hotels near Humboldt put guests right in the heart of the famous Redwoods, making this the perfect location for outdoor lovers.

Located right off highway 101, and the largest coastal city between San Francisco and Portland, this Eureka hotel is a northern California coastal gem that provides guests with all the comforts of home. Hotels in Eureka are near numerous wineries, hiking trails and just minutes from the incredible golden coast. Looking for hotels near Humboldt but with competitive prices? Our Eureka hotel delivers the absolute best in service, accommodations and pricing.

In fact, Eureka, CA hotels are known for their hospitality, but we set the bar high. Located on the beach, guests are only a few steps away from beach bumming, working on their tan or fishing tours. Our location to Redwood National Park is what attracts many travelers, whether it's driving through the famous giant trees or visiting some of the oldest living trees in the world.

Blocks from Old Town, guests at our Eureka hotel can take advantage of prime shopping and restaurants or indulge in some one of a kind antiquing. It's our location to Old Town that really attracts guests, but it's our helpful staff members that make each stay memorable. Get tips on what to see and where to go.

We're just 23 miles to Trinidad State Beach where beach combing and whale watching is a way of life. Plus, this Eureka hotel is just 10 miles from Humboldt State University and we're a proud home away from home for students, faculty and university guests. Whether it's our location to Redwood National Park or our location to Wharfhinger Building, the region's best conference center, depend on us to make your trip the best it can be.

Reserve your room at the beachfront BEST WESTERN PLUS Humboldt Bay Inn! Enjoy your stay.


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Exercise facilities
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Restaurant onsite
  • Complimentary full breakfast, Eggs and Other Hot Items, Hot Breakfast Meat, Choice of Breads, Cereal, Yogurt, Fruit, Coffee/Juice
  • Spa
  • Exercise facility, fitness facility
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Exterior corridors
  • Guest laundry
  • Express check in
  • Safe deposit box
  • Game room, pool basketball, and billiards table
  • Fax services
  • Meeting facilities
  • Free high-speed wireless Internet on entire property
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Free Parking
  • 108 guest rooms, including 23 Executive Rooms
  • Honeymoon Suites with fireplaces
  • Complimentary beautiful dinner limousine (Monday-Thursday)
  • Heated year-round indoor/outdoor swimming pool
  • Atrium garden area in beautiful setting with plush seating
  • Complimentary USA Today and Times Standard newspapers
  • Photocopy services


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Conveniently located, the best western plus humboldt bay inn in Eureka, 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: 40.801025  /  Latitude: -124.173975


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: The south. Travel north on Highway 101. Highway 101 goes through town. About half way through town, Highway 101 makes a 90 degree turn, BEST WESTERN PLUS Humboldt Bay Inn is located at the turn on the left hand side. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Humboldt Bay Inn takes up the entire block. Simply exit into the property. Next to Historic Old Town, Marina and Boardwalk and downtown Eureka.

From: The north. Travel south on Highway 101. Highway 101 goes through town. About half way through town, Highway 101 makes a 90 degree turn, BEST WESTERN PLUS Humboldt Bay Inn is located at the turn on the left hand side. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Humboldt Bay Inn takes up the entire block. Simply exit into the property. Next to Historic Old Town, Marina and Boardwalk and downtown Eureka.


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

Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary

Near downtown Arcata, the Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary is ideal for an easy outdoor getaway. Part of Humboldt County's innovative waste water management program the wetlands are a wildlife refuge and are on the Pacific Flyway bird migration route. It's a premier outdoor destination in the North Coast Redwoods

With nearly five miles of trails, the Arcata Marsh is a popular destination for hiking, biking, jogging and bird watching. Saturday morning tours are staffed by the Redwood Region Audubon Society. Enjoy a sterling day of hikes, bike rides, bird watching, and fishing on your next visit to Arcata

Arcata/Eureka Airport

When you fly into the North Coast of California area, you'll most likely land at the Arcata/Eureka Airport, just north of Arcata and Eureka. The 745-acre airport was built as a site to test aircraft defogging systems, for the United States Navy, during World War II. The airport supported the Naval Air Station Alameda and was the 12th Naval District's headquarters.

In 1947, a DC-3 for Southwest Airlines used the Ground-Controlling Approach radar and Instrument Landing System, for the first time in the world, to land the aircraft. As the largest airport between Portland, Oregon and San Francisco, it services general aviation, commercial flights and cargo shipments. The commercial airline offers service to Sacramento, Crescent City and San Francisco. 

Patrick's Point State Park

Outdoor adventure awaits in California. Patrick's Point State Park is located in California's beautiful north coast redwood region, 25 miles north of Eureka. Visitors to the park hike among the spruce tree forests and through meadows filled with wildflowers. Bring your camera to capture the spectacular views from the top of Ceremonial Rock and Lookout Rock.

The coastal area of the park is a great place to watch sea lions, whales and the tide pools. While in the park, check out the recreated Yurok Indian Village or the Native American Plant Garden, with plants for basketry, medicinal and ceremonial purposes. 

Smith River National Recreation Area

Included in the Six Rivers National Forest, the Smith River National Recreation Area along the north coast of California is a premier outdoor destination. The area is along the top border of the Redwood National Park. Visitors to the area enjoy fishing in the Smith River, the "longest National Wild and Scenic River" in the country. Make the short drive in from Eureka.

Known as one of the best fishing areas in America, fishermen love to cast out for steelhead trout, chinook salmon and a variety of other species. During the summer, try rafting or swimming in the river, one of the cleanest in the country. Lace up your hiking boots for enjoyable hikes in the Pacific Coast Ranges in the area, accessible year-round.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 0.10 mile(s) from Eureka's new Boardwalk and Marina
  • 0.10 mile(s) from Humboldt Bay and Harbor Cruise
  • 0.10 mile(s) from Old Town, shopping, restaurants, antiques
  • 0.10 mile(s) from Wharfhinger Building, new conference center
  • 0.50 mile(s) from Broadway Cinema Movie Complex
  • 0.50 mile(s) from Clarke Memorial Museum and Old Town Art Gallery
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Bayshore Regional Mall
  • 1.50 mile(s) from Fort Humboldt, U.S. Grant was stationed here
  • 1.50 mile(s) from Carson Mansion, grand Victorian built in the 1880's
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Woodley Island Marina, and ocean fishing, charter salmon fishing
  • 7.00 mile(s) from Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary
  • 8.00 mile(s) from College of the Redwoods
  • 15.00 mile(s) from Clam Beach State Park
  • 15.00 mile(s) from Historic Ferndale
  • 20.00 mile(s) from Pacific Lumber Company and Museum
  • 23.00 mile(s) from Trinidad State Beach, whale watching, beach combing
  • 23.00 mile(s) from Casino
  • 35.00 mile(s) from Avenue of the Giants, giant redwoods, state parks, hiking
  • 40.00 mile(s) from Redwood National Park, wildlife, elk, hiking

Distances to Popular Points of Interest

  • 10.00 mile(s) from Humboldt State University

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Spa

Nearby Restaurants

  • Kristina's Restaurant, on premises
  • 0.10 mile(s) from Eureka Seafood Grotto
  • 0.10 mile(s) from Oh's Steakhouse and Lounge
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Samurai
  • 1.00 mile(s) from The Sea Grill
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Lost Coast Brewery and Café
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Roy's Italian
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Samoa Cookhouse
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Tea Garden Café


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 Eureka. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

June 2015

June 18 - July 19, 2015
Dell'Arte Mad River Festival

This Blue Lake festival near Eureka brings together performances in theatre, music, comedy, puppetry, and more. Notable highlights include the Humboldt Folklife Festival and Blue Lake Pageant.

July 2015

July 11 - 19, 2015
Snoopy's 40th Annual Senior World Hockey Tournament

The Redwood Empire Ice Arena in Santa Rosa celebrates a week of sportsmanship and competitive hockey for those over 50.

August 2015

August 6 - 9, 2015
Del Norte County Fair

This annual fair livens up Crescent City for a week.

August 20 - 23, 2015
Flynn Creek Circus at Giorno Field 2015

Ukiah brings in top quality circus acts from all over the world at the city's Giorno Field.

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