We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Abel's Apple Acres

Features Animals
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Interesting Orchard with Vendors

We drove through Apple Hill the other day and stopped at Abel’s Orchards. There were at least 10... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bourlingueur60
,
Albany, New York
Apple Hill

This best sells the best frozen pies. I buy a lot in the fall and serve them through the holidays... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
MeganLAM
,
Sacramento, California
via mobile
Read all 15 reviews
2
All photos (2)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“donuts”(2 reviews)
“apple pie”(4 reviews)
“journey”(2 reviews)
About
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
20°
Oct
12°
Nov
Dec
Contact
2345 Carson Rd, Placerville, CA 95667-3736
Website
+1 530-626-0138
Call
Reviews (15)
Filter reviews
15 results
Traveller rating
6
6
1
1
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
6
6
1
1
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews donuts apple pie journey maze treats bakery fall products
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 15 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been coming to Apple Hill for at least 30 years. Unfortunately, the problem with nostalgia is "...never dwell on the past, no matter how good it might have been--it's a dangerous, juvenile pursuit that can mire you in bitterness and blind you to the...More

Thank EatGordaEat
Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove through Apple Hill the other day and stopped at Abel’s Orchards. There were at least 10 vendors, a restaurant stand, and apples for sale. We bought some interesting ceramic vegetables from a very nice lady.

Thank Bourlingueur60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This best sells the best frozen pies. I buy a lot in the fall and serve them through the holidays. Apple Blueberry is my favorite.

Thank MeganLAM
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This is a fun place for kids and parents alike, because if the kids are having fun, then the parents are also. The kids especially enjoyed running around the maze; it is designed specially for kids as the walls are only about four feet high....More

1  Thank Dale W
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Another location to visit on the Apple Hill journey. This place offers a variety of apple/produce products, including treats from the bakery, cider, and most importantly the apples! Highly recommend going during the weekday instead of the weekend as it gets very busy and crowded...More

1  Thank Rachel C
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

For the love of all you need to try the apple donut if they still do them! Absolutely amazing never had such fun in the fall!!!!

Thank Aundrea D
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Like many places in Apple Hill, this is a neat retreat to the Foothills in the Fall, With the leaves turning, the smell of pine in the air, apple pie, pumpkins, treats, kiddie rides, candy apples, picnics and good wine tasting. Ables and Apple Hill...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 9 December 2016

This was one of the worst pies I have ever had the misfortune to eat. The crust is tough and has no flavor. The apples are rubbery with very little flavor, it is very dry. And yes I baked it exactly the way the directions...More

Thank Matilda Q
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We were coming from Tahoe on the way back to San Francisco. We passed through Abel's orchards to see what they had. We ordered an Apple crumbler (Dutch) and Apple Rhubarb pie. Damn! This was perfect apple pie. Not too sweet, not too tart, and...More

Thank Winston D
Reviewed 20 November 2016

A food stand that sells pies, turnovers, caramel apples and fresh hot fritters made from locally grown apples. It was raining and freezing cold, so we didn't stay long... But we did buy some candy, apples and fritters. It would be a much more pleasant...More

Thank karansimoni
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 nearby hotels
Mother Lode Motel
80 reviews
1.66 km away
National 9 Inn
122 reviews
2.54 km away
Gold Country Inn
24 reviews
3.25 km away
Historic Cary House Hotel
310 reviews
5.04 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 133 nearby restaurants
Smith Flat House
113 reviews
1.17 km away
Smokey Ridge Farmstand and Charcuterie
7 reviews
.57 km away
Apple Bistro
5 reviews
1.48 km away
Red Apple Cafe
41 reviews
1.43 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 59 nearby attractions
Boa Vista Orchards
211 reviews
1.52 km away
Lava Cap Winery
72 reviews
1.10 km away
Grace Patriot Wines
9 reviews
1.14 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Abel's Apple Acres staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines