Wooded hills surround the Best Western Placerville Inn, a peaceful, 105 room hotel beside US 50 (Missouri Flat exit), 2.5 miles south of the center of Placerville at the edge of the Sierra Nevada mountains. 55 miles further east, US 50 reaches the shores of Lake Tahoe
, and all the surrounding land offers many recreational opportunities, including wineries, old mines, lakes, rivers and hiking trails. On the other side of the highway is a large shopping center that includes at least 6 restaurants. The hotel serves free deluxe continental breakfast, and has an outdoor pool, cocktail lounge, guest laundry and fitness center.