The Ultimate Fall Getaway Near Sacramento

The changing of the leaves in autumn makes it genuinely one of the most gorgeous times of the year. As summer clothes return to their closets and jackets are brought out once again, a season of delights is only just beginning. It is a time for hot beverages sipped by a roaring fire and serene walks through golden trees, both of which you can enjoy on the perfect fall getaway near Sacramento at our Northern California bed and breakfast. Less than an hour’s drive away from the city, you can have a midweek stay and avoid the crowds in beautiful Placerville.

wine glasses by the fire during a getaway near Sacramento

Wine Lovers Getaway

Calling all wine lovers! Eden Vale is situated in the heart of Northern California’s wine country and there are plenty of fantastic wineries that we recommend in the area. To make things easier for guests planning on making a day of it, we proudly introduce the Eden Vale Wine Club! This daily pass is complimentary to all guests of the inn and includes exclusive deals at over 10 wineries that we consider among the very best in El Dorado County. Most will gladly waive tasting fees for pass holders and some may even offer discounted pricing on bottles and more! Your pass is personalized and validated by us for wineries that we work with to provide an unparalleled experience for our valued guests. It’s easily the best way to see the surrounding wine country and you could easily spend a day or more discovering new and exciting wines.

woman on massage table at spa getaway near Sacramento

Soothing Spa Getaway

Let your worries melt away with our exclusive in-house spa services and relax, you’re on vacation! Treat yourself to a soothing Swedish or deep-tissue massage from one of our certified massage therapists and feel the aches and pains vanish like magic. Add some decadence to your spa stay with our Passionate For You package, the perfect gift for the one you love who deserves it all, and receive a 60-minute massage for both of you, your choice of a bottle of wine from the house list, fresh truffles from a local chocolatier, and a couple of bath bombs to take back to the room with you for some fizzy fun!

Couple kayaking during a fall getaway near Sacramento

Outdoor Adventure Getaway

Have some fun in the sun with outdoor activities and see what makes this area so special. Embark on exciting adventures in El Dorado County and go hiking, paddleboarding, kayaking, tubing, and even whitewater rafting! Lake Tahoe is less than a two-hour drive from the Inn and is ideal for spending a day out on the water in a rented boat, or just lounging on the beach. It’s a beautiful area and we highly recommend taking the time to explore if you have a day to spare while staying with us. Read about all of these fun activities and more with some of the top things to do in summer and fall and plan out a great outdoor getaway around Placerville.

panning for gold near our B&B

History Buff Getaway

One of the most interesting aspects of where we’re located is the rich history of this area’s connections to the California gold rush. We have everything from old mines to gold panning and even period reenactors at Sutter’s Mill! For those intrigued and wanting to learn more, there are several museums and historical experiences nearby that are sure to enrich your stay and make a getaway with us that much more memorable. For more information, check out our comprehensive guide on the best historical sites to visit while you’re in town.

a couple carrying a basket full of apples in Apple Hill in the summer

Apple Hill Getaway

Harvest season is in full swing once autumn arrives and there’s no better place to go than Apple Hill to enjoy everything the season offers. Take a bite from a succulent and crisp orchard-fresh apple, taste all the delicious pastries that can be made from them, and experience the natural beauty of the area firsthand. There are some excellent farms to visit that have a wide selection of not only apple-themed products but also other fresh produce and homemade goods. Support local businesses and have an enjoyable afternoon all at the same time in one of the most beautiful places in Northern California.

Comfortable guest room at our bed and breakfast

Escape to Serene Surroundings

Eden Vale Inn is a perfectly suited home base for wherever your adventures may take you and we feature a variety of amenities to make your stay here more comfortable. Wake up every morning to a delicious homemade breakfast cooked with only the freshest ingredients prepared from our seasonal menu. Our romantic Placerville lodging features king and queen beds for a cozy night’s rest, private outdoor whirlpool tubs for a soothing soak, and a gas fireplace for staying warm on those chilly autumn nights. Prepare your own food in the fully equipped outdoor kitchen or check out some of the best restaurants Placerville has to offer with farm-to-table experiences that help support local farmers and growers. Book a stay at our luxury Northern California bed and breakfast with everything you need for a truly unforgettable getaway.

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