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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

If you don't care that much where you stay in Napa Valley and you are mainly interested in what you do outside your lodgings, such as wine tasting, shopping, eating, then this might be okay. Would we go back is always the question. Probably not, as there is no redeeming value at this spot. Well, the bed was comfortable, but...

Thank FreshTomatoes
Vallejo, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is located very close to St. Helena, possibly walking distance a mile or so but you will be walking on the freeway, keep that in mind if trying to stumble back from dinner. It's also very close by driving to numerous wineries either up or down valley. We stayed in the front part of the hotel(around the pool,...

Thank alwaysbcheap
Hollister, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

We always like to stay at the El Bonita because it's central to a lot of wine tasting and food experiences. We always call ahead to book the "King George" room especially if we are traveling with another couple. The King George room allows us to relax in a large room to watch TV or enjoy a nice wine &...

Thank Carol R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really cute motel in a great location close to wineries and downtown St. Helena. If you are looking for fancy or new, this would not be your spot, but you'd be missing out! Only thing I would note is that it's close to the main road and a train track, so it can get a little noisy. Glad I stayed...

Thank Jen E
Mad River, CA
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a very pretty well maintained motel. The room was large with 2 chairs, a large tv, a small furnished kitchen, nice coffee maker and small bath. The WiFi was slow and intermittent. We'd suggest they add grab bars in the tub/shower and by the very low sitting toilet. The room was very quiet.

Thank Nicehorsey
Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 15 December 2016

We wanted to stay in a hotel in St. Helena...and this looked like fun. It was within walking distance of Prager Port and a number of eateries/wineries. The continental breakfast had amazing pastries...french bakery. Room was nice, not too much extra room, but helpful staff, nice pool, and pretty grounds. It was in a nice area for taking an evening/morning...

Thank Ohio_Geologist1
Redding, California
Reviewed 11 December 2016

The rooms are much nicer than one would think by the outside appearance of the motel. We stayed for two nights in a double queen room which was located on the lower level towards the back of the motel. The room was very clean and much larger than expected. It has a very nice large shower (no bathtub) and the...

2Thank cinann
Corona, California
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Located about a mile south of Downtown St. Helena this little motel has a great location for touring Napa Valley. The rooms are modestly appointed typical and well maintained. we have always found it to be very quiet even when the pool/spa are in use. The front, older units face the highway, but evening traffic is not noisy.the rear units...

1Thank Michael M
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

This is a 1950s Motor Lodge that's been completely redone. We chose to stay in one of the garden rooms in the back. Your means of access in and out is through a sliding glass door however there is a good lock on the door. The room was very comfortable the beds were very comfortable and we felt it was...

2Thank Brad O
Reviewed 15 November 2016

The room size was pretty good but the carpets just felt super grimy so bring some slippers or something. The room we had could not get any wifi and 3 days without it really sucked. I'm not sure If I would stay there again.

1Thank kevincanada

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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motel in Napa Valley,within walking distance to several wineries. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Bonita Motel

Address: 195 Main St, St. Helena, CA 94574-2197
Region: United States > California > Napa Valley > St. Helena
Price Range: ₹ 8,334 - ₹ 14,920 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — El Bonita Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 41
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“Away from the highway will get you away from the noise”
 of 5 bubbles FreshTomatoes, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“if quiet is big for you get a room in the back”
 of 5 bubbles alwaysbcheap, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Great to share this room with another couple as the King George room has two bedrooms.”
 of 5 bubbles 72jeraldr, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room facing the pool was nice and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Ohio_Geologist1, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The rooms in the back are probably quieter since they are away from the main road.”
 of 5 bubbles cinann, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
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