Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Dixon, CA - UC Davis Area155 Dorset Drive, Dixon 2.5 out of 5.0
Situated in Dixon, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Northwest Park, Dixon City Hall, and Hall Memorial Park. Bohart Museum of Entomology and U.C. Davis Campus ...
Davis, California is located 11 miles west of Sacramento and is home to many higher education students who study at UC Davis. The campus is widely known for its biotech and medical departments. Agriculture and other small farming towns surround the small town, named after early 1900's farmer Jerome Davis. Its music and arts scene leans progressive, and the community is very environmentally conscious. Bicycle riding is a popular form of transportation in Davis.
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The best place to have a meeting near a Davis hotel is the UC Davis Conference Center on the southeast side of the university campus. This new facility has several banquet and conference rooms to accommodate crowds of 30 to nearly 4,000 people.
Davis is known for independent restaurants with local charm, such as Uncle Vito's, Jade Garden Restaurant, and Daphne's Greek Cafe.
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UC Davis is the city's most prominent landmark, where thousands of people go to see concerts and events such as the annual solar-powered Whole Earth Festival every May. Fine arts presentations on campus are held at the Mondavi Center, not far from hotels in Davis.
There are plenty of places to shop for health food and local produce in Davis, especially the Davis Farmers Market, open from April through October. The Downtown area, which isn't far from campus, has several small specialty shops and restaurants.
Much of Davis culture revolves around the university campus and its sports teams. The UC Davis Aggies have several teams that play games on campus at Aggie Stadium. Their basketball team plays at The Pavilion, which also doubles as a venue for speaking events.
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