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El Bonita Motel

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was our first visit and I would already like to return. It is quite a pleasant place to stay. We were here for three nights. Small, but clean and pleasant room. Wonderful patio and pool area and gardens and path around the property. Get up early to savor the best pastries. The croissants were delicious.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It was a great place to stay in the heart of Napa. I have paid out the nose to stay in some of the nicer spa hotels in the Napa area. For a very inexpensive place when you aren't going to be spending really anytime in the room.. This place is perfect. I was a bit leery at first when... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having never stayed before we were very surprised at how nice the accommodations were. The room was large, good bedding, and all of the amenities that we have experienced in much more expensive hotels, let alone motels. We will be back.

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nicely upscaled traditional old motor lodge. Room was large with extra seating. Internet was great. Shower was good & strong. Breakfast was adequate. I was surprised how quiet it was given it was right on the highway. I forgot my earplugs (I'm a notoriously light sleeper) and yet highway traffic was light enough I could sleep until about 5am.... More 

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Palm Springs, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

I was supposed to stay at the El Bonita last week and on night one I woke up to a bug crawling on my face at 0230 AM as I was laying in bed sleeping. It was a cockroach! From that point on I could not sleep. I ended up leaving the hotel and my sister and her boyfriend stayed... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

Choose this place for its convenience to downtown St. Helena and convenience to great vineyards like Duckhorn, Merryvale, Rombard, Beringer, etc. Get a garden room at the back of the hotel as it is a more quiet part of the hotel. Also, these rooms are slightly larger with king-size beds. Nice pool area. Well maintained property.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Right on the highway at the south end of St. Helena, this is a classic old motor lodge. Park right in front of your room which, in our case was very comfortable, clean, well maintained and surprisingly quiet. The staff was friendly and the location is very good. I'd stay there again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

We stayed for two nights during our trip to Napa to visit some wineries. The motel was clean and comfortable ( great bed) . It is larger than it first appears and has a pool . It has a nice central location and was an ideal spot for our tour. A continental breakfast .... Cereal, juice, pastries, fruit, coffee and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

We stayed here four nights, and very much enjoyed our stay. The rooms were very clean and everyone was very friendly. Great location!! We will definitely stay here on our next trip! Even the little breakfast was enough to start our day off and running!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

Had never been to Napa Valley or the wine country, so got this recommendation from a friend! Always booked but we scored a 2 bedroom "Homestead room" perfect for two couples! Close to everything and so quaint! Loved it..will stay there for sure next time!

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
motel in Napa Valley,within walking distance to several wineries. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Bonita Motel

Address: 195 Main St., St. Helena, CA 94574
Location: United States > California > Napa Valley > St. Helena
Price Range: $127 - $216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — El Bonita Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 41
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El Bonita Hotel St. Helena
El Bonita St Helena
El Bonita Motel St. Helena, CA - Napa Valley
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