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   LODGING & TRANSPORTATION available near HSU

These lodging options have been chosen for their geographic proximity to the campus.
This is not a complete listing of lodging available in the area.

All lodging contacts are offered as a convenience to Humboldt State University program participants.

HSU College of eLearning & Extended Education does not endorse any of the properties or services listed. Information is subject to change without notice.

This information was compiled by the Office of Admissions, Humboldt State University.

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Listing marked with an asterisk (*) offers special rates for Humboldt State University visitors.

Hotels/Motels

Arcata

A listing of hotels/motels in the Arcata area.
* - offers special rates for HSU visitors
Contact Info Rates
BEST WESTERN ARCATA INN *
4827 Valley West Blvd.
800-528-1234 or 707-826-0313
$90-$120
DAYS INN & SUITES 
4701 Valley West Blvd.
800-228-5150 or 707-826-2827
$120+
HAMPTON INN & SUITES ARCATA
4750 Valley West Blvd.
707-822-5896
$119 +
FAIRWINDS MOTEL
1674 G St.
707-822-4824
$60-$90
HOTEL ARCATA *
708 9th St.
800-344-1221 or 707-826-0217
$120+
MOTEL 6
4755 Valley West Blvd.
800-466-8356 or 707-822-7061
$60-$90
QUALITY INN MAD RIVER *
3535 Janes Rd.
800-549-3336 or 707-822-0409
$90-$120
SUPER 8 MOTEL *
4887 Valley West Blvd.
800-800-8000 or 707-822-8888
$60-$90

 

Blue Lake

Contact Info Rates
BLUE LAKE CASINO HOTEL
777 Casino Way
877-BLC-2WIN or 707-668-9770
$90-$120

Eureka

Contact Info Rates
AMERICA'S BEST VALUE INN *
129 4th St.
800-404-9751 or 707-443-9751
$60 - $90
BEST WESTERN BAYSHORE *
3500 Broadway
888-268-8005 or 707-268-8005
$90-$120
BEST WESTERN HUMBOLDT BAY INN *
232 5th St.
800-521-6996 or 707-443-2234
$90-$120
CLARION RESORT EUREKA
2223 4th St.
800-252-7466 or 707-442-3261
$90-$120
EAGLE HOUSE VICTORIAN INN
139 4th St.
707-444-3344
$90-$120+
EUREKA INN
518 7th St.
707-497-6093
$60-$120
MOTEL 6
1934 Broadway (707) 445-9631
$60-$90
QUALITY INN EUREKA 
1209 4th St.
800-772-1622 or 707-443-1601
$90-$120
RED LION HOTEL *
1929 4th St.
800-733-5466 or 707-445-0844
$90-$120+
SCOTTFEILD EXECUTIVE HOTEL
270 5th St.
800-233-3782 or 707-443-2206
$90-$120
SUPER 8 MOTEL 
1304 4th St.
800-235-3232 or 707-443-3193
$90-$120
TRAVELODGE *
933 4th St.
800-578-7878 or 707-443-6345
$60-$90

McKinleyville

Contact Info Rates
HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS HOTEL & SUITES *
3105 Concorde Dr.
707-840-9305
$90-$120

 

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Bed & Breakfast Accommodations

Double occupancy -- includes breakfast.
* - offers special rates for HSU visitors

 
Contact Info Rates
AMERICAN HISTORIC INNS
B&B Directory
 
CAMPTON HOUSE
305 M St., Eureka
800-772-1622 or 707-443-1601
$300-$500 for the house
CARTER HOUSE INNS *
301 L St., Eureka
800-404-1390 or 707-445-1390
$155-$238 per room
THE DALY INN
1125 H St., Eureka
800-321-9656
$130-$225 per room
LADY ANNE VICTORIAN INN 
902 14th St., Arcata
707-822-2797
$120+
THE LOST WHALE *
3452 Patrick's Point Dr., Trinnidad
800-677-7859 or 707-677-3425
$270-$315 per room
THE SHIPS INN
821 D St., Eureka
877-443-7583 or 707-443-7583
$140-$180 per room
TRINIDAD BAY BED & BREAKFAST 
580 Edwards St.
707-677-0840
$230-$350 per room
TURTLE ROCKS OCEANFRONT INN
3392 Patricks Point Dr., Trinidad
707-677-3707
$180-$315 per room
WATERFRONT BED & BREAKFAST
102 F St., Eureka
888-817-5840 or 707-444-1301
$125-$175 per room

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Vacation Rentals

* - offers special rates for HSU visitors

 
Contact Info Rates
ABIGAIL'S ELEGANT VICTORIAN MANSION
1406 C St., Eureka
707-444-3144
$115-$125 per room
ARCATA GUEST HOME
1515 L St.
707-668-5421
$150 per night
FLIPKEY VACATION RENTALS
(877) 354-7539
 
TRINIDAD RETREATS
P.O. Box 1044, Trinidad, CA 95570
(707) 601-6645
$150-$475 per room
WHALES TALE CABIN
528 Hector St., Trinidad
(707) 496-8746
$185-$345 per might
WHALESONG HOUSE & GARDENS
528 Hector St., Trinidad
(707) 496-8746
$275 per night


Campgrounds & Recreational Vehicle Parks


Arcata

MAD RIVER RAPIDS RV PARK
3501 Janes Rd.
707-822-7275

TOWN & COUNTRY MOBILE VILLA
4855 Boyd Rd.
707-822-1547

Eureka

EUREKA MOBILE VILLAGE
1201 Allard Ave.
707-442-3343

E-Z LANDING RV PARK & MARINA
1875 Buhne Dr.
707-442-1118

JOHNNY'S MARINA & RV PARK
King Salmon Resort
707-442-2284

KOA KAMPGROUND
4050 N. Highway 101
800-462-5267 or 707-822-4243

SHORELINE RV PARK
2660 6th St., Eureka
707-443-2222

McKinleyville

WIDOW WHITE CREEK RV PARK
1085 Murray Road
707-839-1137

Trinidad

AZALEA GLEN RV PARK CAMPGROUND
3883 Patricks Point Dr.
707-677-3068

EMERALD FOREST OF TRINIDAD
753 Patricks Point Dr.
707-677-3554

HIDDEN CREEK RV PARK
199 N. Westhaven Dr.
707-677-3775

MIDWAY RV PARK
51 Patricks Point Dr.
707-677-3934

PATRICKS POINT STATE PARK
Patricks Point
800-444-7275 or 707-677-3570

SOUNDS OF THE SEA
3443 Patricks Point Dr.
707-877-3271

SYLVAN HARBOR RV PARK
875 Paticks Point Dr.
707-677-9988

VIEW CREST LODGE & RV PARK
3415 Patrick's Point Dr.
707-677-3393

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Transportation


Rental Cars

AVIS
800-331-1212 or 707-828-1576

BUDGET
800-527-0700 or 707-442-4980

ENTERPRISE
800-325-8007 or 707-826-9090

HERTZ (Airport)
800-654-3131 or 707-839-2172

NATIONAL
800-227-7368 or 707-839-3229

Airlines

UNITED EXPRESS AIRLINE
800-864-8331

Bus Services

AMTRACK
800-872-7245

GREYHOUND BUS LINE (Arcata Transit Center)
707-825-8934

Commuter Services

ARCATA-MAD RIVER TRANSIT SYSTEM
707-822-3775

DOOR-TO-DOOR AIRPORT SHUTTLE SERVICE
707-839-4186

EUREKA TRANSIT
707-443-0826

HUMBOLDT TRANSIT AUTHORITY
707-443-0826

Taxicabs

CITY CAB
707-442-4551

PLAZA CAB
707-449-4742

 

Maps

Directions

Directions (by car) to Humboldt State University in Arcata, Calif.

Traveling Northbound on US 101:

Once in Arcata, take the “14th St./Humboldt State University” exit. As you exit the freeway, get into the right lane of the off-ramp. At the stop sign, turn right onto 14th St. At the next stop sign, turn left, onto B St; you will now be on the HSU campus.

Traveling Southbound on US 101:

Once in Arcata, take the “Sunset Ave./Humboldt State University” exit. Turn left at the stop sign; cross over the freeway. Turn right at the next stop sign, to head south on L.K. Wood Blvd., which runs parallel to US Highway 101. Turn left at the next stop sign, onto 14th St. At the next stop sign, turn left onto B St.; you will now be on the HSU campus. At the next stop sign, turn left, onto B St; you will now be on the HSU campus.

PARKING ON CAMPUS

A parking permit is required 7 a.m.-10 p.m. Monday-Thursday and from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, year-round. No permit is required for Friday evening and weekends. Daily parking permits may be purchased from any of the red daily parking permit machines which accept quarters only. Other summer session permits can be purchased at the Student Financial Services Office in the Student & Business Services Building at Harpst and B Streets.

Metered parking is available at various places around the campus. There are some 30 minute and 1 hour meters, but most have 4 hour limits. For your convenience, Parking Services offers a ParkCard. This stored-value card will allow you to buy time at campus parking meters. All meters will accept coins or the ParkCard at a rate of .75 cents an hour. The ParkCard is available for $15 at Student Financial Services.

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