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El Bonita Motel

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195 Main St., St. Helena, CA 94574
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Jyderup, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a great Little motel in Napa Valley. nice rooms and a gret pool an hot tub in the garden. Nice breakfast in the morning and nice staff redy to help you. There is a Little town in walking distance with supermarkets and restaurants.

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California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband surprised me with a trip to Napa Valley for a weekend and booked this motel. It's definitely one of the cheapest in the area, but is still clean and well maintained. My husband booked one of the garden rooms, which just fyi is not really on a garden, it's just near their outdoor lounge area. It's in the... More 

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Thank Allison G
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2016

The room we stayed in (#10) felt small, maybe just because it was overcrowded with furniture. We had to rearrange some chairs to find space to put our suitcases. But overall, we were pleased with the motel. The TV, bed, furnishings, and Keurig coffee maker in the room were very nice. We also enjoyed the simple continental breakfast in the... More 

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Thank Kyley W
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed our 2 nights in St Helena at the El Bonita. Beds, service and location were excellent. In the middle of wine country with great restaurants all round the area. Very walkable to downtown St. Helena with cute shops cafes and a cool local bar. Guys will enjoy the motorcycle guy with lots of vintage airplane engines on site and... More 

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Poughkeepsie, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015

I stayed at this hotel while working in the Napa Valley. The rooms are not especially designed for business travelers, but I found it to be comfortable and clean. Also as a bonus, it was inexpensive compared to many of the other options in the area. El Bonita looks like a revitalized old style motor lodge and is quite charming.... More 

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015 via mobile

El Bonito was comfortable, quiet and conveniently located in St. Helena. The staff was accommodating and cared that guests were satisfied. The heating unit in our room was not working when we arrived. The front desk attendant was quick to respond, and provided portable heaters when the heating unit could not be immediately repaired. The only recommendation I'd make is... More 

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Anchorage, AK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

We were only here for one night but the room and service was outstanding. We booked a Garden-side King and, though I'd recommend the room to anyone, I don't think you'll be disappointed regardless of the room. Poolside rooms, we were told, are a bit smaller but, then, there's a quaint feeling about them. Good Continental breakfast served in the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015 via mobile

We hadn't booked in advance and so were pleased to get a reasonably priced room at El Bonita. The room was poolside and had a window that opened onto a garden area. It was a warm day, but the greenery, pool area and room design alleviated the heat. The room was small, but big enough for an overnight. El Bonita... More 

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South Cave, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015 via mobile

We were welcomed here by friendly reception staff. Yes, it is a motel, but by far the best motel we have ever stayed in. The rooms and beautiful and quaint with shutters and lots of space. The pool/spa was great for a relax after a long drive. It is a short walk from some great restaurants on st. Helena's Main... More 

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La Jolla, CA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

Geez, I'm torn as how to write this as we love the location, price and nice accommodations but don't want it to get too well known as the prices will surely rise! It's right smack dab in the middle of one of the prettiest places in America, Napa valley. Includes an adequate continental breakfast. Nice and relaxing pool area. TIP:... More 

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