Dr. Wilkinson's Backyard Resort & Mineral Springs

1507 Lincoln Ave, Calistoga, CA 94515 US
View Map Reservations: +1-800-760-7718
2.5 Star Property Near Calistoga Hot Springs
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  • Indoor pool
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Smoke-free property
  • Fitness facilities
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05/10/2021 - 05/11/2021
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Summary of Verified Reviews

79
Good

Summary of 572 verified reviews

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Rated 79/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Good wellness hotel. Great pool. Great location."

Location

95/100
109 reviews

"Great location and easy parking." Centrally located, near restaurants, bars, and shopping.

Pool

80/100
86 reviews

"Clean pool area."

Service

80/100
94 reviews

"Reception is decent, with overall friendly and professional service."

Wellness Area

76/100
35 reviews

"Great wellness & sports facilities."

Cleanliness

70/100
68 reviews

"Clean hotel facilities." Clean rooms and pool area, mostly clean bathrooms.

Room

62/100
172 reviews

"Rooms are standard overall, but clean and large with OK beds." Bathrooms aren't perfect, but okay size and clean enough. Old rooms with substandard TV's, furniture and air conditioning. Shower can be a problem.

Value

54/100
29 reviews

"Fairly good value for money."

Vibe

51/100
57 reviews

"Decent vibe. Hotel could use some updating." Relatively friendly Atmosphere. Stylish hotel. Great for a wellness holiday.

Amenities

48/100
59 reviews

"Hotel grounds are pleasant, but facilities are outdated."

Breakfast

40/100
5 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Rated 79/100 based on reviews from couples.

"Accessible parking. Good restaurants & bars in the area."

Location

95/100
32 reviews

"Great location and easy parking." Shopping, restaurants and bars in the area are great.

Service

80/100
26 reviews

"Friendly service, and reception was okay."

Pool

78/100
20 reviews

"Great pool."

Wellness Area

73/100
7 reviews

"Great wellness & sports facilities."

Cleanliness

72/100
12 reviews

"Clean rooms."

Comfort

62/100
25 reviews

"Reasonably comfortable rooms, and okay bathroom size." Rooms are spacious with standard beds.

Room

61/100
36 reviews

"Poor furnishings, but the rooms are okay. So-so beds and bathroom size." Spacious and tidy rooms. Shower can be a problem.

Value

54/100
9 reviews

"Fairly good value for money."

Amenities

44/100
19 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement."

Vibe

41/100
15 reviews

"Atmosphere not particularly friendly, giving poor vibes." Hotel could use some updating.

Rated 80/100 based on reviews from families.

"Clean rooms. Clean."

Location

96/100
28 reviews

"Great location."

Pool

82/100
25 reviews

"Great pool."

Service

78/100
26 reviews

"Friendly service, and reception was okay."

Wellness Area

76/100
8 reviews

"Great wellness & sports facilities."

Cleanliness

69/100
18 reviews

"Room cleanliness is acceptable."

Room

61/100
52 reviews

"Large, reasonably clean rooms and comfortable beds." Old, poorly-maintained rooms with deficient furniture and bathrooms.

Value

53/100
7 reviews

"Fairly good value for money."

Amenities

45/100
17 reviews

"Facilities in need of refurbishment."

Vibe

41/100
15 reviews

"Vibe is not too good. Hotel could use some updating."

Rated 75/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Good wellness hotel. Great pool. Great location."

Location

96/100
101 reviews

"Great location and easy parking." Centrally located, near restaurants, bars, and shopping.

Service

81/100
89 reviews

"Service is professional and friendly."

Pool

80/100
82 reviews

"Clean pool area."

Wellness Area

77/100
30 reviews

"Great wellness & sports facilities."

Cleanliness

72/100
63 reviews

"Clean hotel facilities. Decently clean rooms and bathrooms." Clean pool area.

Room

61/100
163 reviews

"Large, reasonably clean rooms and comfortable beds." Old, poorly-maintained rooms with poor furnishing and TVs. Bathrooms aren't perfect, but okay size and clean enough. Shower can be a problem.

Value

54/100
26 reviews

"Fairly good value for money."

Vibe

52/100
56 reviews

"Decent vibe. Hotel could use some updating." Relatively friendly Atmosphere. Stylish hotel.

Amenities

47/100
57 reviews

"Hotel grounds are pleasant, but facilities are outdated."

Rated 78/100 based on reviews from couples.

"Accessible parking. Good restaurants & bars in the area."

Location

95/100
30 reviews

"Great location and easy parking." Shopping, restaurants and bars in the area are great.

Service

80/100
26 reviews

"Friendly service, and reception was okay."

Pool

78/100
20 reviews

"Great pool."

Wellness Area

73/100
7 reviews

"Great wellness & sports facilities."

Cleanliness

73/100
11 reviews

"Clean rooms."

Room

60/100
34 reviews

"Poor furnishings, but the rooms are okay." Large, clean rooms, and decent bathrooms and beds. Shower can be a problem.

Value

55/100
8 reviews

"Fairly good value for money."

Amenities

44/100
17 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement."

Vibe

42/100
14 reviews

"Atmosphere not particularly friendly, giving poor vibes." Hotel could use some updating.

Rated 79/100 based on reviews from families.

"Clean. Friendly service."

Location

96/100
25 reviews

"Great location."

Pool

83/100
22 reviews

"Great pool."

Service

78/100
23 reviews

"Friendly service, and reception was okay."

Wellness Area

77/100
6 reviews

"Great wellness & sports facilities."

Cleanliness

68/100
17 reviews

"Room cleanliness is acceptable."

Room

60/100
48 reviews

"Large, reasonably clean rooms and comfortable beds." Old, poorly-maintained rooms with deficient furniture and bathrooms.

Value

52/100
5 reviews

"Fairly good value for money."

Amenities

45/100
17 reviews

"Facilities in need of refurbishment."

Vibe

41/100
15 reviews

"Vibe is not too good. Hotel could use some updating."

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Based on reviews from the last 6 months

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October 2020
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November 2020
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January 2021
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February 2021
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March 2021
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Property Description

When you stay at Dr. Wilkinson's Backyard Resort & Mineral Springs in Calistoga, you'll be on the Strip, within a 5-minute drive of Palmer House and Chateau Montelena Winery. This hotel is 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from Old Faithful Geyser of California and 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Sterling Vineyards.

Make yourself at home in one of the 40 guestrooms featuring minibars and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have showers and hair dryers. Conveniences include coffee/tea makers, as well as phones with free local calls.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Calistoga Hot Springs - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Calistoga Visitors Center - 0.2 km / 0.2 mi
Calistoga Spit N' Cycle - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Sharpsteen Museum - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Ca'toga Art Gallery - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Palmer House - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Pioneer Park - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Napa County Fairgrounds - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Calistoga Speedway - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Oat Hill Mine Trail - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Robert Louis Stevenson State Park - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Close Pegase Winery - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi
Vincent Arroyo Winery - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Old Faithful Geyser of California - 3 km / 1.9 mi
Tamber Bey Vineyards - 3.2 km / 2 mi

The nearest airports are:
Oakland Intl. Airport (OAK) - 122.1 km / 75.9 mi
Santa Rosa, CA (STS-Sonoma County) - 30.7 km / 19.1 mi

The front desk is staffed during limited hours.

Dip into one of the 2 outdoor swimming pools or enjoy other recreational amenities, which include a fitness center.

Amenities / Features

  • Check In: 4:00 PM
  • Check Out: 12:00 PM
  • Minimum age of oldest guest: 18
  • Indoor pool
  • Wheelchair accessible – no
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Spa services on site
  • Picnic area
  • In-room accessibility
  • Year Built - 1952
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3
  • Total number of rooms - 40
  • Number of floors - 2
  • No elevators
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Roll-in shower
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Fitness facilities
  • Terrace
  • One meeting room

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Maximum number of pets per room 2

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Pets cannot be left unattended

Only dogs are allowed

Pets allowed

Misc Fees / Policies

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet deposit: USD 50.00 per stay
  • Pet fee: USD 25.00 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: USD 30 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Spa access
  • Beach loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Internet access
  • In-room coffee
  • Self parking
  • Parking
  • Housekeeping
  • Additional inclusions

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
  • The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Cleaning Policies

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

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