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Nice and cute

The property is well maintained and the rooms are spacious and comfortable. High quality... read more

Reviewed July 17, 2017
Sacramento, California
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Fantastic Mudbath, mineral water, massage and service

This place is a bargain for what you get. It is not the fanciest place and a bit dated but it does... read more

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1713 Lake St, Calistoga, CA 94515-1106
+1 707-942-8000
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This place is a bargain for what you get. It is not the fanciest place and a bit dated but it does what it does really well. If you are looking for super lux and are willing to pay the price this is not your...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank smeissne
Reviewed 1 week ago

This “spa” was recommended by our hotel because they didn’t have appointments available....it was almost comical. I should have researched it before I scheduled an appointment but I trusted that the Bardessono would recommend a spa similar to their own. So we were basically put...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Elena G
Reviewed November 7, 2018

OMG...you have to do this. The whole experience will knock your socks of. From the mud bath itself to the whole;e process of the bath experience....be prepared to be like mush when you leave...total relaxation.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank barfoot164
Reviewed October 25, 2018

In researching treatments in Calistoga, be mindful that many facilities charge a facilities fee on top of whatever the listed price of the service is--may be worth it if you plan to spend all day lounging by the pool but definitely not worth it if...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank emarienyc
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

If you are sensitive to smell then this is not for you. The smell of sulfur and volcanic ashes really got me, which made the experience not pleasant. The staff were very nice and courteous and accommodating.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank sousantaymuree
Reviewed May 14, 2018

My husband and I went for our first ever mud bath here. It was really pretty neat. Not what I expected at all. The mud is very thick, so you have to sink down and scoop it on top of you. And it does get...More

Thank LynneP
Reviewed February 26, 2018

On a recent anniversary weekend in Calistoga with my boyfriend, we were very much looking forward to the spa services we had booked at Golden Haven. I had initially submitted my reservation request online and had received a call within 24 hours to confirm. I...More

Date of experience: February 2018
4  Thank serkanat
Reviewed August 13, 2017

My husband really wanted to go to a mudbath - where he was enveloped in mud. I thought it would be fun - i knew it was a no frills place as my friend had warned me. I wasnt expecting the overall smell of the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
5  Thank 665ruths
Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

The property is well maintained and the rooms are spacious and comfortable. High quality toiletries. The staff is helpful and accommodating... It takes skill to "look and not look" And "look and not laugh" at middle age women getting out of the mud. Value price...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank familytravelerswith4
Reviewed June 11, 2017

We did a couples mud bath for the first time. it was a private room with a mud tub for each of us. There was an attendant who advised us how to get into the tub and then she left us for privacy. We both...More

Date of experience: June 2017
4  Thank janie g
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Response from AmyROC | Reviewed this property |
Yes. I asked if it was "clean" and because of the process they do when you get out they reassured me that it was "clean". I try not to think of about it...But a lot of the mud comes out with you which is why you have a hot... More