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El Bonita Motel

195 Main St., St. Helena, CA 94574
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Ranked #6 of 8 Hotels in St. Helena
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Huntington Beach, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sorry to say we were not happy with our one night stay out of three nights planned stay. I have stayed here before and everything was nice then, but this time we had an issue with two bugs of the same kind that should not have been in our room or any hotel room. One may have been forgiven but... More

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our second stay at El Bonita and it was even better than the first! We stayed in the rooms toward the back of the property and had a nice balcony. There may be some traffic noise on the front area, but we didn't hear anything at the back--VERY quiet. They landscaping is really beautiful here and I enjoyed... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

My friend and I stopped at this motel after some wine tastings, not knowing anything about it. It looks like an old art deco style court motel in the front, but it's been beautifully remodeled. The name serves it well, since it's a pretty motel and the property is nice. Though our room was really small, it was very well... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We had a "pool side" room, with parking right outside. The room was spacious and clean. We like the shutters on the windows and the pool area was unexpectedly lovely, with loungers, tables, umbrellas and towels. The motel is in the main road, which is a busy one, so there is traffic noise. However, this wasn't an issue for us.... More

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Kelseyville, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

El Bonita is a very charming, clean, and reasonable place to stay in St. Helena. The pool was wonderful, at least 3 places to sit and relax. There are various types of rooms. Close to town. We highly recommend staying there when visiting wine country.

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Dallas,Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

This is my second visit to the El Bonita. First of all it is a MOTEL not a hotel. If you keep that in mind you will love the charm, location, and the prices of this little gem. It is located on the main drag with easy access to great restaurants, vineyards, and even Dean and Deluca for gourmet picnic... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Hotel rooms in wine country are expensive. At first glance, El Bonita looks like a roadside motel and indeed, that's its history. Inside, the owners have done everything they can to justify the nosebleed price: Upgraded bathrooms, coffee makers, microwave and fridge (real, not "minibar") and excellent large TV. Beds are new and comfortable. Housekeeping is thorough. El Bonita is... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

My husband and I stayed at El Bonita for one night during our honeymoon on a recommendation from a friend. The room was a fantastic value for Napa Valley. The room wasn't huge, but it was very clean and comfortable. We didn't stay long enough to enjoy the pool, but it looked nice! If you stay on a Thursday night,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We had great service when we arrived. The room was wonderfully decorated and had all conveniences you would expect. Lovely grounds to sit in on a sunny evening. The pool wasn't in service when we stayed but it looked lovely. Great location for wineries. Good quality wifi that was free. Fantastic breakfast included. Would stay again.

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Chicago, IL
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9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

We've been going to Napa Valley for 29 years. The El Bonita is one of the best values in the Valley! Not your dad's "motel"! Spacious rooms, good amenities, and located in the center of the Valley (think easy access to everything).

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Address: 195 Main St., St. Helena, CA 94574
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Location: United States > California > Napa Valley > St. Helena
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Number of rooms: 41
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