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Northern Queen Inn






Northern Queen Inn

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400 Railroad Ave
Nevada City, California 95959

  • Northern Queen Inn
  • Services and Accommodations
  • Room Types
  • Local Guide
  • Location

Train rides from our property to the Railroad Museum are currently open for the season. CLICK HERE FOR TRAIN SCHEDULE.

For more info on Nevada County’s Railroad Turntable-Spectacular CLICK HERE!

If you are looking for a special retreat in a quiet and quaint place in Nevada City California, the Northern Queen Inn should be your first choice. This Nevada City CA hotel is located near Grass Valley, on the edge of historic Nevada City and conveniently located off Highway CA-20/CA-49. This beautiful hotel features a romantic setting, surrounded by 34 pine-covered acres with 46 well-appointed accommodations for both business and leisure travelers alike. Our large scenic, peaceful, spacious and unique surroundings will melt away your stress where you can enjoy serenity or a romantic getaway. Our Nevada City CA hotel offers you a choice of 8 secluded cabins with kitchennettes, 6 spacious chalets with full kitchens and standard rooms with one or two queen beds. Our pet-friendly hotel in Nevada City is also a non-smoking property that our guests can truly appreciate. Our hotel is only a few minutes from Downtown Nevada City in the heart of California’s Gold Country. A place with full of history where you can enjoy a short walk or drive to shopping, historical tours, bookstores, entertainment, events, and restaurants.

This Nevada City California hotel has everything to accommodate all your needs. We have FREE Wi-Fi, a full service business center, plenty of parking, guest laundry, and we are blessed by nature with scenic grounds for walking. Click here to view more services and amenities

This hotel in Nevada City is conveniently located minutes away from outdoor recreation such as fishing in the Sierras, gold panning in the Nevada County rivers, golfing, kayaking and rafting, lakes and boating, mountain biking, off road trails for ATV & snowmobiles, snow sports, road biking and cycling, wild and scenic South Yuba River. We also have our famous yearly events such as the Mardi Gras, Nevada City Bicycle Classic, Soapbox Derby, Fourth of July, Worldfest, Summer Nights, Nevada County Fair, Nevada City Film Festival, Draft Horse Classic, Constitution Day, Victorian Christmas and more! We offer all the convenience and comfort to make this your perfect hotel stay. Also, our properties are close to your nearby cities, if you are looking for Grass Valley CA hotels, Colfax CA hotels, Auburn CA hotels, South Yuba City CA hotels, or hotels near Gold Country. Whether you are here on vacation, business travel, a special occasion, or just visiting family, we can accommodate all your needs!

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Check In time: 3 pm Check Out time: 11 am (Rooms/Cabins/Chalets)

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Services & Accommodations


  • Complimentary Full Hot Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Business Center
  • Mini refrigerator
  • Microwaves in Cabins/Chalets
  • Coffee maker
  • Cable TV
  • Hair Dryers

  • Air conditioned rooms
  • Free local calls
  • 8 Cabins have kitchenettes with private balconies
  • 8 Chalets have full kitchens with private back porches
  • BBQ Grills for Cabins and Chalets
  • 34 acre, park-like grounds ideal for intimate weddings, reunions and family gatherings
  • Pet friendly with fee

Room Types

At the Northern Queen Inn, all of our rooms are non-smoking. Ashtrays are provided outside for our smoking guests. We have eight cabins and eight chalets and 30 hotel rooms for all travelers who are looking for Gold Country area hotels. Both leisure guests and those traveling on business will appreciate the Nevada City CA hotel amenities. We also offer several pet friendly rooms with an extra cleaning fee. The rooms are limited, so book your pet-friendly stay in Nevada City today!

  • Standard Single Queen: These comfortable guest rooms feature one queen-size bed with furnishings. We offer in-room coffee maker and a mini fridge. This room is perfect to relax and unwind, making it a great choice for all travelers!
  • Standard Double Queen:These comfortable guest rooms feature two queen beds with furnishings. We offer in-room coffee maker and a mini fridge. This room is perfect and spacious for the whole family while relaxing on our 34 acre pine-covered surroundings!
  • Cabins with Kitchenette:These guest rooms features stand alone units with a private queen bedroom, a living room with a gas fireplace, kitchenette with toaster, microwave, coffee maker, mini fridge, pans, dishes, a dining area with tables and chairs, a private balcony. It also has an outdoor BBQ grill. The views from the cabins make this the perfect choice for you and your family!
  • Chalets with Full Kitchens: These are two story loft-style units with a queen bed upstairs, a full bathroom and half bathroom downstairs. It features a full kitchen with stove/oven, full size fridge, toaster, microwave, coffee maker, and all the dishes and pots/pans you’ll need. Enjoy the outdoor BBQ grill. Relax on your private back porch. Book your next Gold Country hotel getaway with us today!

Local Guide


Nearby Attractions:

  • 0.3 miles from Downtown Nevada City
  • 0.5 miles from Indian Springs Wine Tasting Room
  • 0.6 miles from Miners Foundry Cultural Center
  • 0.7 miles from Music in the Mountains Festival
  • 3.2 miles from Nevada County Country Club
  • 3.9 miles from The Foothill Theatre Company
  • 4.1 miles from The Center for the Arts
  • 4.3 miles from Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum
  • 4.5 miles from Gold Rush Gaming Parlor

  • 4.5 miles from Grass Valley Museum
  • 4.7 miles from The Underground Gold Miners Museum
  • 5.3 miles from Nevada County Fairgrounds
  • 5.4 miles from Empire Mine State Historic Park
  • 5.2 miles from Scotts Flat Lake
  • 11 miles from Alta Sierra Country Club
  • 13.1 miles from Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park
  • 43.0 miles from Boreal Mountain Ski Resort
  • 40.1 miles from Tahoe National Forest


Nearby Dining:

  • 0.3 mile from Lefty’s Grill
  • 0.3 mile from Fred’s Szechuan Chinese Restaurant
  • 0.3 mile from Sushi N the Raw
  • 0.3 mile from Las Katarinas Mexican Restaurant
  • 0.3 mile from Hoover’s Steak & Lobster House
  • 0.3 mile from Nevada City Eats
  • 0.3 mile from Cirino’s Italian Restaurant
  • 0.4 mile from Friar Tuck’s Restaurant & Bar
  • 0.4 mile from New Moon Cafe
  • 0.4 mile from Broad Street Bistro & Gallery

  • 0.4 mile from Sushi Q
  • 0.4 miles Crazy Horse Saloon and Grill
  • 0.4 mile from Sopa Thai Cusine
  • 0.5 mile from Miner Moe’s Pizza
  • 0.5 mile from Jernigan’s Tap House & Grill
  • 0.5 mile from In the Kitchen
  • 1.0 mile from Northridge of Nevada City
  • 1.6 mile from Lumberjack’s Restaurant
  • 2.2 mile from Willo Steak House
  • 4.4 miles from Old 5 Mile House



  • 2.5 miles from Golden Empire Convalescent Hospital
  • 2.6 miles from Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital

  • 2.6 miles from Miners Family Health Center
  • 33 miles from Oroville Hospital


Religious Services:

  • 0.4 mile from Nevada City United Methodist
  • 0.4 miles from Trinity Episcopal Church
  • 0.4 miles from First Baptist Nevada City
  • 0.4 miles from First Methodist Church

  • 0.4 miles from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  • 0.5 miles from St. Canice Catholic Church
  • 2.6 miles from Unity in the Gold Country Church
  • 4.3 miles from Twin Cities Church



  • 0.5 mile from California College of Ayurveda
  • 0.5 mile from Nevada City School
  • 2.1 mile from Bitney College Prep
  • 2.2 miles from Sierra College

  • 6.3 mile from Nevada City School of the Arts
  • 15 miles from Weimar Academy
  • 22 miles from Pine Hills Adventist Academy
  • 23 mile from Yuba College


Local Businesses:

  • 0.2 miles from Nevada County Business News
  • 0.3 miles from Nevada City Winery
  • 0.5 miles from United Synergy Corporation
  • 0.5 miles Ensemble Designs
  • 0.5 miles from Ol Republic Brewery
  • 0.6 miles from Mountain Peoples Wine Distributing, Inc.

  • 0.8 miles from Aeroflex Inc
  • 0.8 miles from Taligent Corporation
  • 1.4 miles from Phillips Plastics Corporation
  • 1.7 miles from Fowler Center
  • 1.7 miles from Chardon Corporation
  • 2.6 miles from Benchmark Thermal Corp.
  • 2.6 miles from Linear Technology Corporation



The Northern Queen Inn is easy to find, but if you have any questions, please contact us at 530-265-5824 or 800-226-3090.

400 Railroad Ave, Nevada City, California 95959

From the North (Reno Area) off I-80 Take Highway I-80 South toward Sacramento. Exit onto CA-20 W toward Nevada City/Grass Valley. Slight right to stay on CA-20 W. Take the Gold Flat/Ridge Rd. exit, turn left over highway and turn left get back on freeway. Go 1/4 mile and exit at Sacramento St. Make an immediate right and follow the sign to our 2nd driveway. Northern Queen Inn is located on the right hand side of Railroad Ave.

From the South (Sacramento Area) Take Hwy 80 East towards Reno. Take CA-49 North toward Grass Valley. Turn left onto CA-49 N/Grass Valley Hwy. Continue to follow CA-49 N. Continue onto CA-20 E/CA-49 N. Exit at Sacramento St. Turn right onto Railroad Ave. Northern Queen Inn is located on the right hand side of Railroad Ave. Easily accessible and well-lit guest parking facilities are provided.

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