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The most happening hotspot in the Northern Sacramento Valley, sun kissed Chico is a college city with the vibe and flair of a funky small town. Its colorful arts, cultural, and music scenes are fueled by a spirited community, providing an endless stream of things to see and do. Adjoining Chico are the 3,670 acres of scenic splendor that make up Bidwell Park. Veined with trails and graced with a babbling creek, vibrant flowers, and every hue of green, the park’s landscape lends itself to hiking, biking, and horseback riding.

Things to see

Bidwell Mansion State Historic Park is the former abode of Chico founder and all round big wig General John Bidwell. Built in 1865 in the Italianate style, the pink-tinted palatial pad was once the epicenter of Sacramento Valley’s social scene. Set within graceful grounds adorned mature trees and floral finery, an hour long tour reveals the mansion’s opulent interior. Golfing abounds in the Sacramento Valley, and you’ll find it in picturesque style at the Glenn Golf and Country Club in Willows. The 9-hole course provides 2 sets of tees to cater to different skill levels, as well as a driving range. Oroville Chinese Temple dates back to 1863. Its interior features tapestries, parasols, and other traditional adornments. With themed slot machines, Roulette, 4 Card Poker, and Vegas-style Blackjack, some ritzy revelry awaits at the Gold County Casino. After a royal flush enjoy some gourmet buffet fare, or take a seat for an evening of comedy and musical acts.

Hotels in Chico

Whether you want an en-suite room or a family-sized suite complete with living areas and a kitchenette, the hotels in Chico come suited for every type of stay. Here you’ll find lots of familiar chain name accommodations, with something to suit all pockets. Expect lots of amenities in the larger establishments, including outdoor swimming pools, hot tubs, fitness facilities, and business centers. In-room you’ll find plenty of mod-cons, with WiFi, cable television, microwaves, and refrigerators standard in most places. There’s no shortage of cheap motels and budget hotels in Chico and the surrounding area either. Whilst providing a very basic stay, they offer exceptional value for money.

Where to stay

With its small town feel, attractive architecture, and leafy streets, a hotel in Chico’s downtown puts you at the heart of an especially vibrant community. Its centerpiece is its modern and artsy City Plaza, a venue for performance and a meeting place for locals, where kids play in the fountain, strollers stroll, and quizzical characters play chess in the sunshine. Enjoy electric cuisine, unique galleries, and culture hubs, such as the historic El Rey Theater and the Senator Theater, a live music venue. If unique museums are your thing, check out the Gateway Science Museum and the National Yo-Yo Museum.

How to get to Chico

Chico Municipal Airport is Chico’s nearest gateway, situated a convenient 4 miles from the city. Whilst it’s mainly used for general aviation there are regular services to San Francisco International, making connecting flights an easy possibility should you need them. Chico is also reachable via Amtrak’s Coast Starlight train and the Greyhound bus. Both stop at Chico Station, southwest of the city’s downtown core. For those driving in, Chico can be accessed off Interstate 5 if you’re coming from the north and south, or Interstate 80 if you’re coming from the east.