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Crescent CityUnited States of America

Experience the beaches, seaside, and local cuisine in Crescent City!

Explore the seaside area of Crescent City—beaches, hiking trails, and popular sights from Redwood National and State Parks to Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park.

Where to stay in Crescent City

Along the coastal road in Crescent City, California. Such pretty seastacks.

Crescent City North

5/5Exceptional!(2 area reviews)

While Crescent City North isn't home to many top sights, Beachfront Park and Ocean World are some notable places to visit nearby.

Crescent City North

Top Hotels in Crescent City

Oceanview Inn
Oceanview Inn
2.5 out of 5
270 Highway 101 South, Crescent City, CA
The price is $80 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26

Situated near the beach, this hotel is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from Ocean World and 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park. Beachfront Park and Del ...

4.2/5Excellent! (1,265 reviews)

"Big room, clean facility, great location, and reasonably priced."…"

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2020

Oceanview Inn
Oceanfront Lodge
Oceanfront Lodge
2.5 out of 5
100 A Street, Crescent City, CA
The price is $89 per night from Nov 13 to Nov 14

Located in Crescent City, this beachfront hotel is in a national park and within a 10-minute walk of Battery Point Lighthouse, B Street Pier, and Beachfront ...

3.4/5 (933 reviews)

"Amazing ocean view from our room. Staff was friendly and had knowledge of the area, onsite restaurant was good quality food....only drawback was the free breakfast was not available during covid 19"…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2020

Oceanfront Lodge
Lighthouse Inn
Lighthouse Inn
2.5 out of 5
681 Highway 101 South, Crescent City, CA
The price is $84 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26

Situated near the beach, this hotel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Crescent City Harbor and 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park. Ocean World and ...

4.3/5Excellent! (1,146 reviews)

"Very clean, spacious rooms, easy check in, quiet, close to the Redwoods attractions."…"

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2020

Lighthouse Inn
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Vacation Rentals in Crescent City

Spectacular Ocean Front Views
Spectacular Ocean Front Views
Crescent City, CA

This family-friendly Crescent City vacation home is located by the ocean, within 2 mi (3 km) of Brother Jonathan Park, Castle Rock, and Beachfront Park. Del ...

4.9/5Exceptional! (77 reviews)
very comfortable!

"Great location-easy bike to town or beach access across the street. The house had everything-really felt like we were in someone's home that they were sharing with us. Would stay again, for sure!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2020

Spectacular Ocean Front Views
River Front Upgraded Home!
River Front Upgraded Home!
Crescent City, CA
The price is $285 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26

Situated on the waterfront, this vacation home is within 6 mi (10 km) of Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park, Redwood National and State Parks, and Tolowa Dunes ...

5/5Exceptional! (10 reviews)
Beautiful and relaxing!

"The house is very nice, the decorations are cozy and modern. The large kitchen was great for cooking for multiple families. The firepit was perfect for roasting s' mores. River access was a little tricky, but a rope has been provided for safety. We swam and paddle boarded every day, it was a wonderful ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2020

River Front Upgraded Home!
Newly Built Deluxe Cabins, in a Private Redwood Setting Near the Smith River
Newly Built Deluxe Cabins, in a Private Redwood Setting Near the Smith River
Crescent City, CA
The price is $149 per night from Nov 4 to Nov 5

Situated in Crescent City, this romantic cabin is within 1 mi (2 km) of Del Norte Golf Course and Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park. Redwood Heritage State ...

4.9/5Exceptional! (34 reviews)
Lovely Cabin in the Redwoods

"We thoroughly enjoyed our stay! The cabin was so nice, clean and well supplied - we prepared all of our meals with ease and with the addition of fresh picked blackberries just a short walk from the cabin. The surroundings are lovely and it is perfectly located just a short distance to hike in the ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2020

Newly Built Deluxe Cabins, in a Private Redwood Setting Near the Smith River
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Popular places to visit in Crescent City

Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park
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Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park

4.5/5(359 reviews)

Explore the great outdoors with a trip to Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park, a popular green space in Crescent City. Wander the seaside and beautiful beaches in this family-friendly area.

Battery Point Lighthouse
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Battery Point Lighthouse

4.5/5(25 reviews)

You can learn about the history of Crescent City with a trip to Battery Point Lighthouse. Wander the beautiful beaches and seaside in this family-friendly area.

Enderts Beach
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Enderts Beach

4.5/5(16 reviews)

Have fun searching for sea creatures in tidal pools, marvel at rugged sea stacks and watch the wild surf at this small cove. 

Boy Scout Tree Trail
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Boy Scout Tree Trail

Walk amid some of the finest redwood scenery on the planet and then visit a waterfall via this natural path. 

Redwood Heritage State Wilderness
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Redwood Heritage State Wilderness

Explore the great outdoors at Redwood Heritage State Wilderness, a lovely green space in Crescent City. Wander the beautiful beaches and seaside in this family-friendly area.

Redwood National and State Parks
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Redwood National and State Parks

5/5(868 reviews)

Walk amid towering trees, hike along scenic coastal trails and spot rare wildlife at this spectacular national park in North Coast California.

Reviews of Crescent City

3.9

Guest rating

5 - Excellent
173
5 - Excellent 23.37837837837838%
4 - Good
382
4 - Good 51.62162162162162%
3 - Okay
151
3 - Okay 20.405405405405407%
2 - Disappointing
28
2 - Disappointing 3.7837837837837838%
1 - Terrible
6
1 - Terrible 0.8108108108108109%

5/5 - Excellent

C

Jun 2, 2020

Good clam chowder sourdough bread bowls

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

May 18, 2020

Love the town!

1/5 - Terrible

LisaWilson

Mar 23, 2020

Expedia and Best Western Northwoods In are not worth further comment.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Mar 9, 2020

Crescent city? Is a good place to visit ocean view

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveler

Mar 9, 2020

Very small, people are usually nice. A lot of homelessness.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Mar 1, 2020

Nice little quiet town.

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