The Sonora Inn was built in 1896 and originally named the Hotel Victoria. The Inns’ rich historic charm and small town hospitalty has lured and played host to many notables and celebrities including Grace Kelly during the filming of High Noon and more recently Drew Barrymore while she worked on the film Bad Girls. The hotels architecture has been changed over the years from Victorian to now the popular California Mission style of the 1920s that hosted Hollywoods’ elite during the golden era of tourism and film making.
Located in the heart of the historic downtown Sonora, and with exceptional views from the rooftop swimming pool, the historic California hotel is the perfect place for travelers with an interest in the historic Gold Rush and Yosemite National Park. There are countless adventures to be found in nearby historic towns, year round recreation attractions. Unique shops, local theater, boutique, wineries and both fine and casual dining. The historic Inn towers 3 stories. The Historic Sonora Inn was completely restored/remodeled in early part of 2012. Lobby has antique pieces ,picture frames, chandeliers and more all blend harmoniously together making for a warm elegant environment . All rooms of historic building has been tastefully remodeled to keep its historic charm while adding all the modern comforts.
Come, explore and enjoy the Caverns of California, The skiing at Dodge Ridge and raw wilderness of Yosemite National Park with your memorable stay at Sonora Inn. Perfectly located at merely 3.5 miles from Colombia Airport, the place offers an array of amenities that are hard to find anywhere else. Park your vehicles/buses outside and enter the old world of charm and comfort where you can find Air Conditioned rooms. Kick start your day with Complimentary Continental Breakfast.
Leave your lodging worries to our courteous and experienced staff who knows the needs of the traveler.
The day that you have dreamed about has come. In lifes’ most important celebration, Sonora Inn is here to make it happen. Celebrate your special day with us and treasure magical moments of a lifetime. Create lasting and unforgettable moments that revolve around you and your one true love. Make beautiful memories with the Inn’s historic charm, elegant guestrooms, and our spacious Rose Room for small intimate gatherings accommodating up to 75 people.
You can relax and enjoy the exceptional views from the roof top of our swimming pool. A complimentary continental breakfast, wi-fi access and 24-hour front desk service are offered to all our guests.
From ceremony to reception, we offer to reserve blocks of rooms for your guests at discounted rates….. And with restaurant on-site, Christophers’ will work with you to plan a customized menu and Jennifer Rapoza Photography is always ready to capture the special moments of your life. (www.jenniferrapozaphotography.com)
Take a stroll along the historic downtown sidewalks, where you will find unique shops and boutiques. Downtown Sonora offers a wide variety of cuisines from Japanese to American food. Each season brings a mix of special events including a year round Art Walk happens every second Saturday with live entertainment throughout downtown.