Where To Stay

The North Columbia Schoolhouse is about:

  • 8 miles from North San Juan
  • 20 miles from Nevada City
  • 25 miles from Grass Valley

There is one Inn in North San Juan: The Milano’s Inn.

Nearby cabins for rent: Cabins at Wisdom Retreat 

Their are local Airbnb options, like this nearby Yurt.

For a pretty darned comprehensive list of Nevada City and Grass Valley B&Bs, inns, motels, hotels and vacation rentals, check out the Nevada City Chamber of Commerce’s Lodging page.

For campers, the closest campgrounds are:

  • ANANDA MEDITATION RETREAT: FORESTED CAMPING

    RATE: $25 PER TENT ($35 IF YOU RENT ONE OF OUR TENTS) OR $35 PER RV
    ADD ONS: $10 EACH EXTRA PERSON PER TENT OR RV

    Lovely campground area with lush canopy of pine and cedar. Personal tent sites available year round. RV’s permitted, but there are no hookups for them. There is an outhouse toilet in the campground area; shower house with indoor toilets are located up above in the main retreat area. Due to the presence of bears in the area, we do not allow cooking in the camping area, and food needs to be stored in the retreat dining room. For safety reasons, please leave your cigarettes, pets and alcohol home

  • We are very pleased to announce that the Malakoff Diggins State Park Campground is open once again! We know that many of you have missed having this more affordable option that also requires less driving. Please click here to go to the Malakoff Diggins website and then click on “Online Reservations” to reserve your spot today
  • Inn Town Camp Ground Located just minutes from downtown Nevada City, California! Dan and Erin Thiem, owners of the Outside Inn, are excited to bring Nevada City a new, vibrant camping experience. The future campground is located on a historic 15 acre site, just under two miles from downtown Nevada City.