Pet-Friendly Alturas, CA Hotel – Best Western Trailside Inn


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343 N Main Street
Alturas, California 96101-4065
United States


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Hotel Overview

Welcome to Best Western Trailside Inn!

Our Alturas hotel, the Best Western Trailside Inn, puts you in the heart of northern California's beautiful, mountainous countryside.

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Any guest will enjoy first-rate amenities at our attractive, clean, 100% smoke free facility. Cable television is available in every room, featuring flat screen TVs. Meanwhile, there is free high-speed wireless Internet access to keep you connected to everything going on during your travels. We also offer a seasonal outdoor, heated swimming pool for exercise and relaxation right on the grounds of our hotel in Alturas, CA. There is no need to leave the family dog at home, dogs are welcome for a small fee. Last but not least, start each day with our free, expanded continental breakfast in our breakfast room.

Nearby you can find any number of amazing things to do and see in the mountains and forests of our region. The Warner Mountains, a range offering a number of popular summits such as Eagle Peak and Warner Peak, are just a short drive to the east of our northern California hotel. Along with the Modoc National Forest and Modoc National Wildlife Refuge, these beautiful areas offer a wealth of hiking, hunting, fishing and bird-watching options. You can also visit several bodies of water, including the Upper Lakes, for water-based activities.

Guests at our Alturas hotel will also be glad to find shopping, dining and other businesses within easy walking distance. We serve many travelers coming to the area to visit the Bureau of Land Management and the Forest Service, which have facilities nearby. We have on-site business services available to help them get everything done during their stays.

Our Modoc County hotel is also popular among attendees of several local events. Among these are the Fandango Days taking place every Fourth of July and the annual Hot Air Balloon Festival. There is always something interesting happening in Alturas.

Book your visit to the Best Western Trailside Inn, our hotel in Alturas, California and find out what makes us the friendliest lodging option in town! Enjoy your stay. We are currently under construction and apologize for any inconvenience this brings you. Our front entrance, must be entered from the side street.

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets may be accepted. Please contact the hotel directly for full details.
Very Good
Sleep Quality

Latest Reviews


Traveler Reviews

“Great place to stay for Alturas Hot Air Balloon Fest”
By Stanley G
Plumas Lake, United States on 23-Sep-17

This is centrally located in town, just a short distance from the launching field for the balloon festival. The provided breakfast has enough variety for someone staying for many days. The Exterior...

“1st day of road trip”
By Kay H
Jefferson, OR on 19-Sep-17

Other than the main entrance being under construction we found this hotel to be a good place to spend our first night of a long road trip. Very helpful staff. The rooms were comfortable, clean, but...

“Best Western in Alturas, CA”
By williambV2674ED
Etna, United States on 16-Sep-17

Horrible experience all around. 25 minutes to check in at 2 in the morning. No discount for AARP or AAA. No breakfast served even though we were there 30 minutes before it was supposed to be...

By rbthodge
Whitby, Canada on 12-Sep-17

Old style motor hotel (motel) - two floors, all rooms open onto outdoor walkway or balcony walkway. Hotel is under construction, but management does a good job limiting the inconvenience. Since the...

“Clean & neat you can't ask for more”
By esc2bend
Bend, Oregon on 11-Sep-17

Off the main road this hotel had some construction going on but it didn't impact our stay. We stayed in room 201 which faced the main street and even with the window closed you could hear the semi...


Hotel Amenities


  • 100% non-smoking
  • Complimentary continental breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, eggs, yogurt, juice, coffee and hot items.
  • Outdoor pool, heated seasonal 6/15 - 9/1
  • Truck/RV parking
  • Free parking, outdoor
  • Photocopy services
  • Exterior corridor
  • Hearing impaired services TDD phone
  • High-speed Internet access

Public Space ADA Accessible Features:

  • Accessible parking spaces and signage (car and van)
  • Accessible parking space that is 96-inches wide with an appropriate access aisle
  • An accessible route that allows for approaching and entering the hotel
  • An accessible lobby entrance door
  • Interior routes to public spaces that do not have abrupt level changes
  • An accessible reception desk or accessible folding shelf or reception area
  • Accessible table in eating area
  • The eating area has self-service shelves and dispensing devices within reach range

Guest Room Communication Assist Features:

  • Closed-caption televisions
  • Telephones have volume control
  • Visual fire alarms
  • Visual smoke alarms


  • Cable satellite television, all guest rooms have flat screen televisions
  • Premium channels
  • Free local calls under 30 minutes
  • Free long distance access
  • Dataports
  • Wake-up calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron, ironing board
  • Additional in-room toiletries
  • Air-conditioning
  • Microwave available
  • Refrigerator available
  • Complimentary newspaper

Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 2

  • Physically challenged rooms/facilities available
  • Bathtub seat available
  • Wheelchair accessible available
  • Closed-caption TV available
  • Raised toilet with grab bars available
  • Visual alarm available
  • Knock lights available
  • Safety bar in shower available
  • Walk-in shower available, one room has a roll-in shower
  • Extra wide doors in bathrooms
  • Lowered vanity areas

Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:

  • Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
  • Accessible bathrooms and features, including shower/tub
  • Accessible room controls (e.g. HVAC and lighting)
  • Accessible clear floor space

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