5 BEST Hotels near Humboldt State University

Are you looking to book a hotel near Humboldt State University? Here are our 5 favorites!

#1 – Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Arcata

Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Arcata

– $$$

– Arcata, CA

– 4-minute drive to Humboldt State University

Super-close to the university, we love the huge and clean rooms that Days Inn & Suites has to offer.

Impeccably clean, this hotel feels very modern and very new for its price tag. We love the indoor pool and free continental breakfast, as well as how well-reviewed the staff are. Free parking is always a plus!



#2 – Hampton Inn & Suites Arcata

Hampton Inn & Suites Arcata

– $$$$

– Arcata, CA

– 5-minute drive to Humboldt State University

If you prefer a hotel that has an older charm to it, then Hampton Inn & Suites could be great for you!

Well-located and well-reviewed, the indoor pool is open all year, the wifi is super fast, and the breakfast is rated as ‘exceptional’. Pro tip – be sure to ask the staff about the microwavable meals you can buy.



#3 – Redwood Coast Cabins and RV Resort

Redwood Coast Cabins and RV Resort

– $

– Eureka, CA

– 7-minute drive to Humboldt State University

Do you like the idea of staying in a budget-friendly wood cabin? It’s quite the experience 🙂

This basic accommodation offers a seasonal outdoor pool, free parking, free wifi, and a fireplace. Some rooms even have a patio! This resort is super quiet and a great stay for a good night’s rest.



#4 – The Inn at 2nd & C

The Inn at 2nd & C

– $$$$$

– Eureka, CA

– 12-minute drive to Humboldt State University

The Inn at 2nd is sort of a boutique hotel meets a historical inn – and the results are quite memorable!

Guests love this stay for its beautiful rooms, on-site bar, live entertainment, and its amazing staff. Due to the fun and social environment, this is a great stay for a solo traveler.



#5 – Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Arcata/Eureka-Airport Area

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Arcata/Eureka-Airport Area

– $$$$

– McKinleyville, CA

– 8-minute drive to Humboldt State University

Located close to the university AND the airport, the last hotel on our list is perfect for anyone who needs to catch an early morning flight.

Boasting super-comfy beds and pillows, this hotel is located in a quiet part of town and is great for anyone who needs a good night’s rest. But don’t sleep too late! You’ll want to be sure to grab the free breakfast served every morning. Extra points for the airport shuttle service.



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About the Author Emma Johnson

Emma Johnson lives to travel! Born in Washington D.C., Emma is a hotel connoisseur and a staff writer at Hotel Jules. An army brat, Emma got the travel bug early and has never been able to stop. Now, she has proudly visited 70+ countries and plans to visit every country in the world! Passionate about her ukelele (obviously) and her family, Emma eventually wants to retire in Thailand and write a book about all of her travel experiences.