Auburn, CA 

Powers Mansion Inn

195 Harrison Avenue
Auburn, CA 95603-4801 US

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Rates: $119 to $150
Total Rooms: 15
Overall Rating: 5 hearts (138 reviews)


Circa 1898. Gold rush history is prominent throughout this renovated 1898 Queen Anne Victorian mansion in the Sierra Foothills. The antique staircase and first-floor hallways of the main house contain gold mine memorabilia relating to the mansion. Relax in the parlor, on a wraparound porch or deck. A paved stone waterfall area is near a 100-year-old oak tree along with a terraced garden patio. Enjoy the hospitality of a country inn and the service of a small hotel. Elegant guest bedrooms feature an assortment of amenities to choose from. Stay in the honeymoon suite with a heart-shaped Jacuzzi for two, private entrance and city view, or a room with a clawfoot tub and skylights. Read the morning paper before breakfast served on vintage china on lace tablecloths.Publicity and Awards: Sierra Heritage Magazine, Wedding Sites & Services Magazine, multiple independent films.Location: City/Urban and Historic Downtown Auburn.

Room Detail

The Anniversary Suite

Rates: $150 - $150
Type of bed: Queen

Room 7 - Family Comfort Room
Room features Tropical decor with 2 queen beds, shower, antique armoire, includes small refrigerator w/complimentary snacks and drinks and microwave.
Rates: $135 - $135
Type of bed: (2) , Queen

Room 8 - Europa Room
Room features queen bed, standard tub and shower, antique armoire and antique sink
Rates: $125 - $125
Type of bed: Queen

Room 9 - Lighthouse Room
Room features Lighthouse decor, Queen bed, antique clawfoot bathtub with shower and antique armoire
Rates: $125 - $125
Type of bed: Queen

Room 10 - Grandmas Room
Room features a Queen bed, private bath with shower and antique sink.
Rates: $125 - $125
Type of bed: Queen

Room 6A - Pink Rose Room
Connects to room 6B for access to family and friends.
Rates: $125 - $125
Type of bed: Queen

Honeymoon Suite
Large room features a queen bed with satin sheets, antique armoire, fireplace at foot of brass bed, heart-shaped jacuzzi tub for two and a bidet. Fresh flowers, chocolates and choice of cider or champagne included.
Rates: $175 - $175
Type of bed: Queen

Room 1 - The Power Room

Rates: $125 - $125
Type of bed: Queen

Room 2 - Krystynns Room

Rates: $125 - $125
Type of bed: Queen

Room 3 - Jim and Liz Powers Room

Rates: $125 - $125
Type of bed: Queen

Room 4 - Chinese Cooley Room

Rates: $125 - $125
Type of bed: Queen

Room 5 - The Irish Immigrants Room

Rates: $125 - $125
Type of bed: Queen

Room 6B - Gold Room

Rates: $125 - $125
Type of bed: Queen

Room 6D - Burgundy Room

Rates: $125 - $125
Type of bed: Queen

Room 6C - Spring Room

Rates: $125 - $125
Type of bed: Queen



Rooms & Rates

Rates: $119 to $150
Payment types accepted include Visa, Master Card, Discover and American Express.
Rooms: This property has 15 total guest accommodations with private bath, 2 with fireplaces, 1 with hot tub, 2 suites and 1 conference room.
The types of beds available include Queen.


Minimum Stay Requirements: Two-night minimum on holiday weekends
Cancellation: 7 day advance notice required on cancellations. If less than 7 days of reservation date, no refund will be issued unless room is able to be re-booked.
Pets: Innkeepers pets on premises.
Smoking: Smoke Free Property.

Services & Amenities

Meals Included in Rates: Breakfast.
Types of meals: Early Coffee/Tea, Continental Plus Breakfast, Full Breakfast, Afternoon Tea, Catering Service, Restaurant off Premises and Romantic Steak House (Reservations Only).
Amenities In Room: Air Conditioning, Cable TV, Reading Lamps, Clock Radio, Telephone, Television, Hot Tub/Spa/Jaccuzi, Fireplace, Bath Amenities, Jacuzzi for two in Honeymoon Suite, antique clawfoot tub and skylights.
Amenities On Site: Parlor Games, Phone, Fax and Fireplace.
Business Traveler Amenities: Television, FAX On-site, Iron/Ironing Board, Daily Newspapers, Seminars, meetings, retreats and early continental-plus breakfast.
Languages Spoken: Chinese, Spanish, some Italian

Spa Services

Off-Site Spa Services Available
Nearby Recommended Spas:
Amber Waves

LaVello Spa Salon

Robie House Day Spa


Events Hosted: Weddings, Seminars, Romantic Getaways, Meetings, Family Reunions and Tea Parties.
Other Activities: Antiquing, Art Galleries, Canoeing/Kayaking, Fishing, Golf, Hiking, Horseback Riding, Museums, Parks, Shopping (Local Crafts), Skiing Cross Country, Skiing Downhill, Tennis, Water Sports, Wineries, Gold Country historical sites, restaurants and movie theatre.

Recommended Restaurant(s)

The Monkey Cat, The Club Car, :Lattitudes.

Historic Interest

The mansion, built from the proceeds of a gold-mining fortune by Harold T. Power, once occupied a full city block and was a landmark home in the area. Herbert Hoover, then a young mining engineer, was a frequent house guest of Mr. Power.
Historic sites nearby: The Bernhard Museum (1 mile), Placer County Historic Courthouse (1/2 mile), Gold Country Fairgrounds (1 mile), Old Town Auburn (1/2 mile), Downtown Auburn (we are located in Downtown), Joss House Museum (1/2 mile), Auburn Ravine (1/4 mile), Historic Firehouse (1/2 mile), American River Canyon (3 miles), Stagecoach trail (2 miles), Marshall Gold Discovery Park (20 miles), Empire Mine State Historic Park (25 miles)

Romantic Interest

The Victorian decor, the parlors are cozy, fireplaces, skylights, honeymoon suite has heart-shaped Jacuzzi tub, waterfall area outside, 100 year-old oak tree from 1898.