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Your Convenient Midtown Sacramento Hotel
Welcome to the Red Lion Sacramento Midtown

Look out on the rich sights of California's capital city when you stay at Red Lion Inn & Suites Sacramento Midtown. An ideal setting for business and leisure travelers alike, our hotel provides a relaxing oasis close to culture, entertainment, exercise and more.

Red Lion Inn & Suites Sacramento Midtown prides itself on offering unparalleled services, facilities, and accommodations in Sacramento.

With Sacramento International Airport and all the draws of Midtown so close, Red Lion offers easy access to major attractions, shopping, and dining. After a day full of exploring the nearby area, retreat back to our contemporary accommodations featuring modern touches of home, including our signature plush bedding.

Whether you strike out on your own, stay fit with our fitness room, or simply sink into your room's inviting furnishings, you'll find that we offer everything you could want from a Sacramento hotel destination.

We look forward to welcoming you to Sacramento and to our hotel.

Hotel Accommodations:
  • Easy Access to Major Attractions
  • Seasonal Outdoor Pool
  • Fitness Center
  • 100% Smoke-Free Hotel
  • Signature Plush Bedding
  • iHop Next Door Open 24 Hours
Red Lion Inn & Suites Sacramento

1319 30th Street
Sacramento, CA 95816
Tel: (916) 538-6676
Email: [email protected]

Deluxe Amenities, Calming Comforts
Enjoy the Views

As a standout among hotels in Sacramento, CA, Red Lion Inn & Suites Sacramento prides itself on offering great amenities and signature service to exceed your expectations. Start your day at our hotel by enjoying a flavorful breakfast in a nearby Sacramento restaurant or take a dip in the hotel pool first. Our hotel offers an ultimate oasis for business guests, families, and couples.

After a long day of discovering all Sacramento has to offer, retreat back to your comfortable accommodations to enjoy plush in room amenities.

For your comfort and convenience, amenities at our Sacramento hotel include:
  • Complimentary Parking
  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Seasonal Heated Outdoor Pool
  • Fitness Center
  • 100% Non-Smoking Hotel
  • iHop Restaurant Next Door Open 24 Hours
Midtown Sacramento Dining
California Cuisine at Your Fingertips

Sacramento is home to a wide selection of events, attractions, and restaurants that comprise its outstanding Midtown Sacramento dining scene.

Centrally located in Midtown Sacramento, Red Lion Inn & Suites offers easy access to the neighborhood's finest establishments. From quick bites and local specialty shops to casual fare and fine dining, whatever you crave is available minutes from the comfortable accommodations of your room at Red Lion Inn & Suites Sacramento Midtown.

Learn more about Midtown Sacramento dining near Red Lion Inn & Suites.

Enjoy A Complimentary Breakfast Every Morning in Our Breakfast Area Including:

  • Eggs
  • Toast (White and Wheat)
  • Fresh Orange and Apple Juice
  • Milk
  • Cereal
  • Yogurt
  • Hard Boiled Eggs
  • Waffles
  • Fresh Coffee
  • Apples, Oranges, and Bananas
  • Green and Black Tea
  • Pastries
  • Muffins
Midtown Sacramento Restaurants
The Finest Fare in Midtown Sacramento

The food scene in Sacramento has a little bit of everything. When it comes to finding the right restaurant for you, our friendly staff will happily point you to some of the best establishments. From fine dining to a fast and casual meal, Sacramento is home to California cuisine that visitors and locals alike rave about. To get you started, we've selected a few of our favorite local restaurants.

Midtown Sacramento Restaurants:

Mulvaney’s B&L

At Mulvaney’s Building & Loan, hand crafted American cuisine is prepared fresh daily, based on the best, seasonally available ingredients. From scallops and swordfish to pork chop, fettuccine and more, Mulvaney’s offers only the freshest local fare.

Adamo’s Kitchen

Adamo’s Kitchen offers something for everyone. Enjoy an excellent selection of beers and wines with your meal, whether it be grilled chicken pesto, chicken wings, Adamo’s cheeseburger, or a grilled New York steak.

The Rind

The finest neighborhood cheese shop, The Rind also offers a seasonal menu of cheese & charcuterie boards, grilled cheese variations, soups, salads, desserts and more. Ask the experts for a recommended wine or beer pairing with your meal.


Partnering with local farmers, Localis creates rustic fine dining dishes with hyper-seasonal ingredients. Menu items at Localis are painstakingly created, and pair well with the restaurant’s expertly prepared wine list.

The Coconut

The Coconut Midtown is Sacramento’s favorite spot for excellent Thai cuisine. From favorites like pad thai and drunken noodles, to the spicy thai burger, you’re sure to satisfy your craving at The Coconut.

Group Travel to Sacramento
Easy Access to All The City Has to Offer

Whether you are traveling to Sacramento with a sports team, religious group, school class, or friends and family, Red Lion Inn & Suites Sacramento Midtown offers an ideal home base for your group's visit. Located close to the Sacramento Convention Center and other destinations, we have all you need for a successful group trip.

With spacious rooms, modern amenities, and a location amidst the city's finest business districts, biggest events, outstanding historical sites, entertainment venues, restaurants and more, your group will find that our Sacramento hotel meets all your needs.

Our staff is friendly and knowledgeable and can offer the best of local expertise, ensuring your group travel to Sacramento is every bit as productive and enjoyable as you wish.

Government Traveler Rate
Our Sacramento Hotel Offers Per Diem Room Rates

At the Red Lion Inn & Suites Sacramento, we recognize the hard work that our local, state, and federal government employees provide, which is why we’re excited to offer the per diem government traveler rate at our Sacramento Hotel. 

Fueled by government activity, Red Lion Inn & Suites Sacramento is an ideal Sacramento location to rest and recharge. For the best government discounts on Sacramento hotels, look no further.

Need A Block Of Guest Rooms?

If your agency is traveling as a group, contact our front office at 916-538-6676 today. 

Terms: Guest must have valid government ID at check-in to our Sacramento Hotel. Active duty/retired military personnel, federal, state & local government, cost contractors, staff of public schools, colleges and universities and employees of foreign governments are eligible for the per diem rates.

Stay at Our Convenient Sacramento Convention Center Hotel
Sacramento's Premier Event Space, Minutes From Your Room

In addition to being centrally located to local businesses of all sizes, Red Lion Inn & Suites is mere minutes from the Sacramento Convention Center Complex, Sacramento’s foremost facility for conferences and special events of all kinds.

The Sacramento Convention Center Complex boasts multiple facilities for functions of all sizes.

Convention Center:
  • 137,000 square feet of exhibit space
  • 31 meeting rooms
  • 24,000-square-foot ballroom
Community Center Theater:
  • 2,398 seats
Memorial Auditorium:
  • 3,849 seats
  • 272-seat Jean Runyon Theater

Group Travel at Our Sacramento CA Hotel
An Ideal Setting For Your Next Group Gathering

In need of a block of guest rooms for your next trip to Sacramento, CA? The Red Lion Inn & Suites Sacramento offers convenient and easy group room blocks for all types of travel. Whether you are in town for a meeting at the Convention Center or bringing a group to visit California's Captial City, we can provide affordable group rates for your next adventure.

Let us handle the group room coordination while you focus on exploring all that Sacramento, CA has to offer. 

Our Sacramento Hotel Features:
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Fitness Center
  • Convenient Central Location

Call  916-538-6676 or Email [email protected] or Request an RFP for Group Bookings.

Ideal Location For All Your Team Travel Needs
Make The Red Lion Inn & Suites Sacramento Your Home Base

The Red Lion Inn & Suites Sacramento offers a prime location near some of the area's best sporting venues. Whether you're catching a local game or playing in a league, our Sacramento group accommodations offer comfort, convenience, and fun. 

  • Located Near Area's Best Sporting Venues
  • Group Accommodations
  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Outdoor Heated Pool
  • Fitness Center
  • Spacious Guest Rooms
  • Located Near Great Dining and Nightlife

Plan Sacramento sports team travel and take advantage of an exciting California State Capital backdrop, spacious guest rooms, and a location near some of the best shopping, dining and nightlife. Whether you are in charge of a youth athletic group or attending a professional or college game nearby, the Red Lion Inn & Suites Sacramento is your home base for lodging in Sacramento. 

For Sports Team Bookings Call 916-538-6676 or Email [email protected] or Request an RFP. 

Let us help plan your next event

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Can't Miss Sacramento Attractions
World-Class California Destinations

With a convenient location in the heart of the city, Red Lion Inn & Suites Sacramento Midtown allows for easy access to any number of excellent Sacramento, CA attractions.

As a bustling metropolitan area, Sacramento offers no shortage of things to do, see, and explore. From opportunities to get outside and enjoy the temperate climate, to excellent historical destinations, centers for art, museums and more, your stay in downtown Sacramento is sure to be full of fun and adventure.

Top Sacramento Things to Do Near Our Hotel
  • California State Capitol
  • Old Sacramento
  • Downtown Sacramento
  • Discovery Park
  • Raging Waters Sacramento
  • California State Railroad Museum
  • California State Fair
  • Crocker Art Museum
  • Cal Expo
  • Sutter's Fort State Historic Park
  • Golden 1 Center
Cal Expo
350 Acres of Beautiful California

Cal Expo is home to the California State Fair and plays host to hundreds of other signature events each year. Featuring 350 beautifully landscaped acres, Cal Expo was initiated by Governor Pat Brown and opened by Governor Ronald Reagan in 1968.

The current Cal Expo facilities were dedicated as a place to celebrate California’s achievements, agriculture, diversity of its people, traditions, and trends that will shape the Golden State’s future.

The Red Lion Inn & Suites Sacramento is only a 10-minute car ride from Cal Expo.

California State Capitol
A Historic Sacramento Landmark

Home to the government of California, the California State Capitol houses the office of the governor as well as the California legislature. Completed in the late 1800s, the capitol is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is a California Historical Landmark. The building also serves as the California State Capitol Museum and often hosts events in addition to being open for tours.

California State Capitol Museum 

1315 10th Street
Room B-27
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 324-0333


  • Weekdays: 8 am - 5 pm
  • Weekends: 9 am - 5 pm
  • Tours available hourly: 9 am - 4 pm
The California State Fair
A Celebration in Sacramento California

The California State Fair is the perfect event for family fun and celebrating the great state of California. An annual event held every summer in California's State Capital, Sacramento, the two-week event is a celebration of everything that makes California great and a can't miss event for anyone in the Sacramento area.

Attractions include:

  • Music & Performances 
  • Horse Racing
  • Animals
  • Rides
  • Exhibits
  • Sports
  • Shopping
  • Food & Drink

The California State Fair is a yearly event that takes place in July. 

A California State Railroad Museum Hotel
See How Railroads Have Shaped People's Lives

Red Lion Inn & Suites Sacramento is a convenient choice in California State Railroad Museum hotels, located just five miles from this fascinating museum that shows how railroads have shaped people's lives. Founded in 1976, the museum receives over 500,000 visits annually and encompasses 225,000 square feet of total exhibit space. 

Throughout the main building, witness twenty-one meticulously restored locomotives and cars and numerous exhibits and see how railroads have influenced the unique culture of California and the West. Attractions include a Pullman-style sleeping car, a dining car filled with railroad china, and a Railway Post Office that visitors can step aboard. 

Stay at our hotel near California State Railroad Museum to learn more.

California State Railroad Museum

125 I Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 445-7387

The Crocker Art Museum
The Oldest Art Gallery in Sacramento California

The Crocker Museum is the first public art museum founded in the Western United States. Established in 1885, The Crocker Art Museum is the primary regional resource for fine art and research. The Museum offers a diverse spectrum of exhibitions, events, and programs.

The Red Lion Inn & Suites Sacramento invite you to stay with us at our central location to all the Sacramento sites.  

Discovery Park in Sacramento
Biking, Boating, Picnicking, and More

Home to a boat launch, bike trails, picnic areas and a playground, Discovery Park in Sacramento is a 160-acre park located where the American and Sacramento rivers meet. The park is open year round and represents a great way to get outside and enjoy the beautiful California weather.

Directions to Discovery Park:
  • From I-5 take the Richards Blvd. off-ramp
  • Head west to get to the South entrance of the park
  • Follow the Garden Highway exit east from I-5 to find the North entrance
Downtown Sacramento Attractions
Explore A Vibrant Downtown Community

Downtown Sacramento is a bustling hub of entrepreneurship. Home to an array of businesses large and small, as well as excellent dining and entertainment options, Downtown Sacramento is the embodiment of Sacramento’s forward-thinking spirit.

Downtown Sacramento Attractions:
  • Professional sports, including the Sacramento Kings
  • Dining options
  • Arts and entertainment
  • Shopping

Golden 1 Center, Sacramento California
Home To The Sacramento Kings

Golden 1 Center, opened in October 2016, represents everything that makes Sacramento the next Great American City. From design to sustainability to connectivity to cuisine, it’s a celebration of what Sacramento does best.

The Golden 1 Center encompasses four city blocks right in the heart of downtown. The arena itself is an indoor multi-use facility that will accommodate sporting and top entertainment events such as professional and collegiate sports, concerts, ice shows, indoor rodeo, trade shows, large graduations, family shows, and other indoor entertainment. It also contains a state of the art practice facility with administrative offices.

The Red Lion Inn & Suites Sacramento invite you to stay with us while visiting or attending an event at the Golden 1 Center.  We're only a nine-minute drive from the center.  We offer Free Parking, Free Wi-Fi, Fitness Center, Free Breakfast, Outdoor Pool and Hot Tub, Close to Shopping and Outdoor Recreation, and Pets are Welcome. 

We look forward to your arrival. 

Old Sacramento Attractions
Learn About Sacramento's History

Full of shopping, dining, entertainment, and historical attractions, Old Sacramento is a 28-acre National Historic Landmark District and State Historic Park located along the Sacramento River. Visit Old Sacramento during your stay, and learn how the Sacramento of today traces its history back to the Gold Rush of 1848.

Old Sacramento Attractions:
  • Riverboats
  • Railroad excursions
  • Horse-drawn carriages
  • Riverside bike treks
  • Museums
  • Theaters
  • Shops
  • Dining
Raging Waters Sacramento
Splash Into Fun in Sacramento, CA

Formerly known as Waterworld USA, Raging Waters Sacramento is Sacramento’s largest waterpark. Located in the heart of the city, the park features more than 25 exciting water attractions, slides, pools and more for children and adults. The ideal destination for water-lovers, Raging Waters Sacramento will keep you soaked in fun for the whole day.

Raging Waters Sacramento Address and Contact Information:

1600 Exposition Boulevard
Sacramento, CA 95815
Phone: (916) 924-3747
Fax: (916) 924-1314

Sacramento Hospitals
Near Our Hotel

The Red Lion Inn & Suites Sacramento is conveniently located near several Sacramento Hospitals.

Hospitals within walking distance or very short car ride from the hotel: 

  • Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento. Located across the street on Capitol Avenue. 
  • Sutter Cancer Center, Sacramento; Sutter Health Affiliate. Located a few streets away on L street.
  • Sutter Health Family Medicine. Located a few blocks away from the hotel on Alhambra and L street. 
  • UC Davis Medical Group.  Locate a few streets away on Alhambra Blvd. 
  • Mercy General Hospital. Located a few street away on J st. and 40th street. 

Hospitals only a short car ride away from the hotel:

  • UC Davis Children's Hospital. 5-minute drive from the hotel. 
  • UC Davis Medical Center.  5-minute drive from the hotel. 
  • Shriners Hospitals for Children - Northern California. 5-minute drive from the hotel. 
  • UC Davis Medical Center Urology. 8-minute drive from the hotel. 

We invite you to stay with us at our convenient Sacramento Hospital hotel. 

Sutter's Fort State Historic Park
One of Sacramento's Top Landmarks

Only two minutes away from Red Lion Hotel Woodlake Sacramento, Sutter's Fort State Historic Park is one of the most treasured Sacramento landmarks. Nestled in the heart of Midtown Sacramento, Sutter’s Fort aptly captures the pioneer spirit of the families who arrived in wagon trains at the dawn of the California Gold Rush.

John Sutter, a critical figure in the rescue of the tragic Donner Party who served as a diplomat with the Mexican government, built the Fort and his agricultural empire until it all came crashing down in 1848. Don't miss this fascinating place to visit for a glimpse into the past, suitable for the entire family.

Visitor Information

Open 10 am-5pm daily
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day
Adult admission: $5
Youth admission: $3 (Ages 6-17)
Children 5 and under: Free

Contact Sutter's Fort

2701 L Street
Sacramento CA, 95816
(916) 445-4422

Hotel Amenities

Here are a few of the main amenities this property offers. If you have questions about anything you don't see here please feel free to contact the Front Desk.

Accessibility Features
Air Conditioning
Outdoor Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Center
Smoke Free
Flat Screen TV

Room Types