Railfan Motels

Motels & Hotels with a railroad view

DAVIS, CALIFORNIA ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Davis, CA - Hallmark Inn Hotel

Address:   110 F Street                  Phone: 530-753-3600

Location/ Directions: Interstate 80 East towards Sacramento. Exit Richards Blvd - Davis. Turn right at the light onto Richards Blvd. Drive through one stoplight and the underpass. On the other side of the underpass, turn right onto First street. Proceed one block and turn left into the parking lot.

Average Price (Checked Jan 2011):    $120.00                               AAA Rated:          Stars: (n/a)

About Hotel: 3-Stories, 134-Rooms, Interior Corridors, Complimentary Wireless Internet Access, Desk w/leather chair, 32" Flat Screen LCD TV w/inputs for computer, video, cd players, Cordless phone with complimentary local calls, Hair Dryer, Coffee Pot and cups, Deluxe Complimentary Breakfast, Business Center, Exercise Room, Pets Allowed Fee, call first), Courtyard Pool, Voice Mail, Wake-up Calls.

Railroad View: Poor view due to large trees along the railroad tracks.  The motel is listed on this web site because its next to the Davis Amtrak station.  You may get a slight railroad view between the trees, but don't expect it.

Railroads past Hotel: Union Pacific / BNSF Railway / Amtrak.  The California Northern Railroad may also be seen as they use the east leg of the wye at Davis station to access the interchange tracks just east of Davis station.  Davis is located between Sacramento and Emeryville, CA.

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Comments:  This motel has not been rated by RailfanMotels.com

Photo Comment: The red circle marks the location of the motel.  The train station can be seen to the right of the hotel, in between the legs of the railroad wye.  This is a busy railroad line with both freight & passenger.

DAVIS, CALIFORNIA ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Davis, CA - Hyatt Place UC Davis

Address:   173 Old Davis Road Extension                  Phone:  530-756-9500

Location/ Directions: I-80 to the UC Davis/Mondavi Center Exit. Turn right onto Old Davis Road and continue North to Old Davis Rd Extension. The Hyatt Place UC Davis hotel is located on the left, adjacent to the UC Davis Conference Center and Graduate School of Management.

Average Price (Checked Jan 2011):    $103.20               AAA Rated:          Stars: (n/a)

About Hotel: 4-Stories, 75-Rooms, Interior Corridors, Brand new motel, (no other info provided).

Railroad View:  Good view.  Some tree's prevent an excellent view.  Any room on the front side of the building should give you a railroad view.

Railroads past Hotel: Union Pacific / BNSF Railway / Amtrak.

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Comments:  This motel has not been rated by RailfanMotels.com

Photo Comment:  Aerial view shows the motel (light colored roof), and the railroad across the "dead end" street.  Davis is just west of Sacramento.