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Ambrose Bierce House

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1515 Main St, St. Helena, CA 94574
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Quaint Bed n Breakfast outside of Napa. Erin was awesome, very knowledgeable about the area, and had great suggestions for places to visit. Breakfast was delicious as well as the wine and cheese plate when we arrived. We will definately stay again on our next trip to the area!

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Little Falls, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Erin, the innkeeper, is why our stay was so enjoyable. She was very knowledgeable about wine and gave us good winery suggestions for wine newbies, and also restaurant ideas. The rooms are on the small side, but cute and comfortable. Breakfasts were delicious! Great value for the Napa Valley.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

My sister and I loved the Ambrose Bierce! We arrived late and were welcomed with a carafe of red wine in our rm. Erin, the innkeeper was very knowledgeable,friendly and always willing to help. Breakfasts were big and delicious. It is walking distance to restaurants and shops and we walked to Berenger winery and Culinary Institute. The B@B was very... More 

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San Rafael, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

I recently stayed at the Ambrose Bierce House with my mom and friends, for some birthday/wine drinking celebrations. This was February 20th and 22nd. This was a great option for us. It is right downtown, so it was very convenient for strolling along Main Street and close to lots of great restaurants. We stayed in the Eadweard Muybridge and Lillie... More 

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Woodland Hills, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015 via mobile

Staying here for a conference, I missed out on some of the benefits of a B&B- the breakfast and wine and cheese hour. I would recommend staying here to be very close to Main Street and for enjoying the small towns abundant vineyards. For the price, there needs several improvements for this to be a 5 star B&B. The plumbing... More 

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Pearl
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Erin and Meldalina were very accommodating hosts. Both were very helpful, and gave numerous suggestions on restaurants and wineries. Breakfast was very tasty, and the snacks/wine in the afternoon hit the spot. Location was very convenient to shopping, restaurants, and wineries-walking distance for some. Our room was downstairs in the back very close to parking. Bathroom had a tub/shower for... More 

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I stayed in this beautiful, quaint B&B with my mom and 5 other friends/family members. We were celerbrating my mom's 80th birthday. The house was clean and decorated very nicely and the inn keepers were very friendly and helpful. The breakfast was scrumptous. We all felt like queen's in this B&B. I highly recommend staying here.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

This cute bed and breakfast is located in the center of St. Helena and the heart of Napa Valley. The Innkeeper, Meldalina, is truly a gem and offered valuable information regarding the town as well as Napa Valley. Breakfast was delicious and we were treated to homemade cinnamon syrup for our waffles. Our room was clean, neat and oh so... More 

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Dana Point, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

This was our second visit to Ambrose Bierce this year, both visits were made all the more welcoming by the treatment of the inn keepers, Erin in June and Meldalina this past week. The location is so handy for dining in St Helena and visiting the Napa region wineries. Upon arrival we did have an issue which was immediately addressed... More 

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San Mateo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

My husband and I stayed at Ambrose Bierce for a wedding in town recently. It's a beautiful home, clean, bright and comfortable. It is on the main street so we didn't have to drive anywhere for entertainment and great food. We had a few little things that needed to be fixed in the room upon arrival and they were eventually... More 

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