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El Bonita Motel

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   195 Main St., St. Helena, CA 94574
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Ranked #6 of 8 Hotels in St. Helena
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Umea, Sweden
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47 reviews 47 reviews
35 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

El Bonita Motel is located in the middle of the vineyards just outside the city of St. Helena. We lived in a Homestead-room. The room was very nice and it had a small terrace at the back where we could sit and relax in the afternoons. The only downside to this hotel is that it is a little outside the... More 

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Oakland, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This motel is affordable (for the Napa Valley) and is located near eateries, shops and wineries in St. Helena. And it is extremely dog friendly. I stayed here one night with my husband and our dog; we did not have any significant complaints and we plan to return for another stay. We stayed in the Homestead building in the back... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

September 2014 woke up to a large roach on bed and another in bathroom. Our room was on bottom floor in adjacent building. Very reasonably priced and excellent location but changed to a different motel.

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Taos, NM
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

The location of El Bonita is perfect for a visit to the Napa Valley wine country. It is located within walking distance of downtown St Helena, which we love since we prefer to walk when tasting wines. We would walk to breakfast, shop, then come back. Then later walk to dinner with many nice restaurants close to the hotel as... More 

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Orange, CA
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We will stay here again. We stayed two nights with our pet and we were very comfortable. The room is like a motel but nicely decorated. The outside is well maintained. There is a swimming pool and a jacuzzi. It's easy to find right of Hwy 29. It's very convenient to the wineries and to a few close restaurants. The... More 

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Jacksonville, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

On a recent trip to the Napa Valley my wife and I stayed at El Bonita. When driving in I was nervous as I could see that the place was at least 50 years old. We had no choice but to stay as we were paid up. We got the keys and repaired to room #35. What a surprise to... More 

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Vancouver, British Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

My wife and I stayed at El Bonita in October 2013 after a day of wine tasting and exploring the Calistoga - St. Helena - Yountville area of Napa Valley. We first noticed the El Bonita as we passed it as we drove through town and I remarked that it looked like a really great place to stay. It has... More 

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Huntington Beach, California
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4 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

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 September 24, 2014

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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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
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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Address: 195 Main St., St. Helena, CA 94574
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Location: United States > California > Napa Valley > St. Helena
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Hotel Class:2 star — El Bonita Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 41
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