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Napa Valley Lodge, California

by Megan DuBois
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California Wine Country is a destination worthy of repeat visits, as is the stunning Napa Valley Lodge. This beautiful boutique hotel puts you within close proximity to some of the region’s best restaurants, entertainment offerings, and—spoiler alert—wineries. Here’s our full review. 

What You Need to Know 

The Look of Napa Valley Lodge

It's All in the Details

Napa Valley Lodge brings together the essence of a European destination with the homeyness of a boutique hotel. For example, the hotel’s exterior looks like it belongs in Italy, with dark wooden doors, exposed wood beams, a light tan finish on exterior walls, and beautiful terracotta roof tiles. Inside, arched doorways lead to a common room where breakfast is served, along with the outdoor pool that looks over the stunning landscape. 

Plus, each of the 55 guest rooms offers a stylish neutral color palette, cozy beds, and private patios or balconies overlooking the courtyard, gardens, or surrounding vineyards. Some of the larger bedrooms and suites also have in-room fireplaces. 

The Vibe at Napa Valley Lodge 

Serene accommodations and a relaxed atmosphere give the Napa Valley Lodge a sophisticated vibe. The family-owned hotel is known for its excellent service and intimate ambiance. Meanwhile, the outdoor common spaces feature lush lawns and a flickering fire pit, making it the perfect place to mix and mingle. 

Who Will Love Napa Valley Lodge

Adults looking for a quiet getaway will enjoy a stay at Napa Valley Lodge the most. 

Who Might Not Love Napa Valley Lodge

Travelers who are looking for more budget-conscious accommodation may want to look elsewhere. Also, folks looking for an array of on-site dining options won’t find that here. 

Best Amenity at Napa Valley Lodge

While a stay here comes chock-full of amenities, the complimentary bike rentals are easily among the best of 'em all. Use them to travel to nearby restaurants, wineries, or mineral baths. 

Money Matters

What’s Included at Napa Valley Lodge

Your stay here includes complimentary wifi, bike rentals, a continental Champagne breakfast, Friday wine tastings, and fresh-baked cookies in the lobby. You’ll also gain access to the fitness center, pool, and hot tub. Meanwhile, each room is outfitted with a coffee maker, robes and slippers, and bottled water. 

Fees and Extra Costs You Should Know About at Napa Valley Lodge

While there is no resort fee at Napa Valley Lodge, poolside spa treatments cost extra. 

How to Get a Deal at Napa Valley Lodge

The best way to get a deal at the Napa Valley Lodge is to check the hotel’s offers page. The hotel also offers a best rate guarantee: Should you find a lower rate within 24 hours of making your reservation on the hotel’s website (for the same room type and dates), call the property so they can match the price.  

Getting There

In the Neighborhood of Napa Valley Lodge

The hotel is close to dozens of the country’s best restaurants, including The French Laundry, Bouchon, and Ad Hoc. After wining and dining your way through Napa, consider wandering through the Napa Valley Museum or teeing off at Vintner’s Golf Course. 

Nearest Airport to Napa Valley Lodge 

Napa Valley Airport is about 16 miles away. Alternative airports include Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County Airport (35 miles), Oakland International Airport (60 miles), San Francisco International Airport (67 miles), and Sacramento International Airport (around 75 miles).

Nearest Public Transportation to Napa Valley Lodge

The nearest public transportation to the Napa Valley Lodge is the Soscol Gateway Transit Center (about 10 miles away), a regional bus stop that services the area. 

The Bottom Line

Napa Valley Lodge offers unparalleled service and incredible amenities, making for a relaxing California Wine Country retreat. 

It's All in the Details