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Bella Vista B&B

Hosts: Bob & Kathleen Ash

4.0/5 rating (2 votes)
Estate Property • Ponds • Gardens • Waterfalls

This elegant bed and breakfast inn sits on five acres and has a magnificent view of the Coloma/Lotus Valley and American River. Deer can be seen meandering the property along with other wildlife in the area. The interior is graced with high ceilings, columns, and antiques. Each room has a private bath, fireplace, and a spectacular view. A sumptuous breakfast is served each morning.

When you visit the Inn, you can explore evidence of the historic Gold Rush era at the Gold Discovery State Park. Experience the thrills of white water rafting, hot air ballooning, hiking or biking. Wine tasting is just a few steps away at the local wineries. Apple Hill is a short distance away with its just-picked fruits and vegtables fresh baked goods and handcrafts. Just eight miles away is Old Town Placerville, where you can wander through the antique shops and art galleries or try one of the local award-winning restaurants. You might want to just sit back relax and enjoy the view!

Bella Vista is truly Gold Country's Panoramic Relaxation Retreat!

Nearby Attractions

Enjoy fishing, canoeing, biking and hiking. You can explore Marshall Gold Discovery State Park with all its mystery and wonder. There is a museum located in the park with many historic artifacts from the Gold Rush Days! Panning for gold is a great pastime in the old historic village along with the living history recreations.

Rooms and Rates

Amenities: all rooms include full bathroom, hair dryer, robes, daily newspaper, iron, mini refrigerator, television with satellite digital cable, wireless internet access, and free local phone calls.

The Buena Vista Suite is a cozy room with a queen-size bed, private balcony, outdoor fireplace, and dinette. Extra amenities include an AM/FM radio and CD player. $199-229 per night plus local tax.

The Rio Vista Suite is a large four room suite comprised of a master bedroom with queen-size bed, a second bedroom with a full-size bed, a full bathroom with a bath tub, a private living room, kitchenette, and back patio with panaramic views of the Coloma Valley. The kitchenette includes a microwave oven, small refrigerator, sink and coffeepot. Relax with a big screen television and satellite cable. $269.00-299.00 per night plus local tax.

The Bella Vista Suite is a luxurious retreat complete with a romantic jacuzzi bathtub overlooking the breathtaking views of the Coloma Valley, a large shower with four shower heads, a loveseat, small table and chairs, and a cozy fireplace you can nestle up to with a good book or for a romantic evening. King-size bed. $299.00-349.00 per night plus local tax.

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From Lake Tahoe: Take Hwy. 50 west for 40 miles to Placerville. Turn right onto Hwy. 49 (Spring Street). Go 8 miles to Coloma. Just before Marshall Gold Discovery State Park take a left at the sign Gold Hill 3 (which is also Cold Springs Road). Bella Vista is about 1/2 mile on the left #581 Cold Springs Rd.

From Sacramento: Take Hwy. 50 East towards South Lake Tahoe/Placerville. When entering Placerville take a left at Hwy. 49 (Spring Street). Go 8 miles to Coloma. Just before Marshall Gold Discovery State Park take a left at the sign Gold Hill 3 (Cold Springs Road). Bella Vista is about 1/2 mile on the left #581 Cold Springs Road.

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  • Telephone: (530) 622-3456
  • Fax: (530) 622-2243
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