Inn at Downtown St Helena (Choose 5 Bd/5 BA Main House or 4/4 Cottage House)

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Last updated: 06/30/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

St. Helena Bed & Breakfast - Inn St Helena formally "Ambrose Bierce House"
Welcome to our Napa bed and breakfast! We invite you to experience the romantic charm and “warm and enthusiastic hospitality” of our Victorian Bed and Breakfast Inn nestled in a perfect location… right in the center of the finest wineries of Napa Valley.

You can walk to fine and casual dining, historic Beringer Vineyards… and unique shopping in beautiful and quaint downtown St. Helena. We are the perfect choice for a St. Helena bed and breakfast and a great alternative to a St Helena Hotel, because we offer the amenities of both.

Of all the bed and breakfast’s in Napa, Ambrose Bierce House is one of the few to offer first class amenities like in room Jacuzzi tubs, romantic fireplaces, satellite television and a full champagne breakfast.

This listing is for the option of renting the entire house or portion of the house.
1. Main house is 5 bedroom and 5 bathroom
- On Ground Floor, there are a kitchen, dining room, One bedroom w/ a private bath and an extra bathroom in the hallway.
- On 2nd floor there are 2 bedrooms, each with private bathroom, there are 3rd and 4th bedroom with a shared jack-n-jill style bathroom.
2. Cottage House is 3 bedroom and 3 bathroom (could add Loft Studio below to have 4 bed and 4 bath)
- On ground floor, there is a kitchen, living room, dining room and two bedrooms, each with a king size bed and private bathroom. One of bathrooms has a steam bath.
- On 2nd floor, there is a 3rd bedroom with another private bath and it has a steam bath too.
3. Loft Studio is one bed and one bath studio Apartment .
- A luxurious studio apartment with a built-in queen size bed, well-equipped kitchen, dining and sitting area. Did I mention that its private bathroom comes with a steam bath?

Each of the above 3 units has its own kitchen.

To book individual rooms, please visit our website for other options.

Our goal at the Ambrose Bierce House is to offer you the finest combination of luxury, hospitality and history garnished with our famous mouth-watering full champagne breakfasts and the premium Napa wines and cheeses that we serve each evening. However You can choose to opt in and opt out our Breakfast when renting any one of the above three choices.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 3200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Bed And Breakfast
  • Bed & Breakfast


  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible

Onsite Services

  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef


  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children:

    The Inn is designed for adults seeking a relaxing, tranquil atmosphere and is not particularly suitable for children. However, special situations may allow for children, please call to inquire....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Bedroom 1 (Mollie Day Room): 1 king


  • Bedroom 2 (Eadweard Muybridge Room): 1 queen


  • Bedroom 3 (Lillie Langtry Room): 1 queen


  • Bedroom 4 (Ambrose Bierce Suite): 1 queen

    w/optional 5th bedroom area w/queen size hide-a-bed...moreless

  • Bedroom 5 (Ambrose Bierce Suite): 1 sleep sofa /futon

    pull out couch...moreless

  • Bed & Breakfast with option to rent 1-5 bedrooms upon availability. Each room has its own private full, ensuite bathroom....moreless

Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 (Mollie Day Room): toilet, shower, jetted tub

    Private large bath-double sinks,6 foot Jacuzzi...moreless

  • Bathroom 2 (Eadweard Muybridge Room): toilet, tub, shower

    over-sized,deep soaking tub w/large shower,...moreless

  • Bathroom 3 (Lillie Langtry Room): toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub

    Jacuzzi tub with large ceramic tile shower & glass surround...moreless

  • Bathroom 4 (Ambrose Bierce Suite): toilet, shower, jetted tub

    six foot Jacuzzi tub for two, oversize ceramic tile shower...moreless

  • Bathroom 5 (in common area): toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Each bedroom has its own private full bathroom.


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television


  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Right in downtown St. Helena, the heart of Napa Valley...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Paragliding
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Kitchen in the Main House is for staff use only. Please inquire....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Lawn / Garden


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter Season
Nov 14 - Nov 22, 2016
2 night min stay
$877 $1,058
Fri, Sat

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $39 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$1,060 $1,335
Fri, Sat

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $39 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $800
  • Tax Rate 14%


All payments are non-refundable.

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Last updated: 06/30/2016
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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Tuesday, July 26, 2016

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Inn at Downtown St Helena (Choose 5 Bd/5 Ba Main House or 4/4 Cottage House)

Saint Helena, CA, USA #488705

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