Lovely, unique 1853 home in the northwestern area of downtown Sacramento is the quiet Alkali Flat residential neighborhood. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the J. Neely Johnson House is Sacramento’s oldest surviving residence having once been the home to several Early California elected officials; the fourth Governor, a State Treasurer and Supreme Court Justice. Restored as it may have been in the late 1890s, we are delighted to share with you a bit of 19th Century Sacramento.
Only 6 blocks from the State Capitol we are within walking distance to many restaurants, theaters and other attractions like the Crocker Art Museum, Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento, Sacramento Convention Center, and more. Walk to the exciting Midtown area and get a bicycle taxi back.
Our reasonable rates and a lenient refund policy make it convenient to book and guarantee your stay. We look like a B&B but are a vacation rental that rents from overnight stays to up to 30 days.
Leave the car behind! Sacramento Airport (SMF) is 22 miles away and a typical shuttle is $35 each way, Uber and Lyft are $15-$25. There's a zip car station three blocks away and bicycle rentals within six blocks. There are electric Jump bikes all over town. If you bring your car, off-street parking here is free and there is room for an RV or trailer.
Check out our features and amenities. For business or pleasure, we've got everything you need while you are in Sacramento.
All proceeds from your visits help further the restoration and maintenance of this landmark property. Currently, there are no ADA accommodations; we are planning for access in the near future. All work accomplished in the restoration and rehabilitation is in accordance with or allowed by state and local codes as well as the U.S. Secretary of the Interior Standards for Historic Preservation. This project is a previous grant recipient from the State of California Office of Historic Preservation. All current work is privately funded.
So, what is the difference between the J. Neely Johnson House and the Bidwell Mansion, Stanford Mansion and the Governor's Mansion? You can't stay at any of those others! Today you can stay at this beautiful home for as little as $138.43 per night.*
BOOKINGS BEGINNING JANUARY 1, 2019 CONTACT THE OWNER FOR AVAILABILITY AND RATES. There will be times the home is unavailable due to construction.
*30 days extended stay.
City of Sacramento Permit No. 17-019 Issued May 1, 2017.