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Shady Oaks Country Inn

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Syracuse, Indiana
Reviewed 1 week ago

Napa area is very expensive. We settled on the Shady Oaks Inn because the other options were over $500 per night. If you want a quiet place off the main road, this is a good place. We had hoped for some good recommendations from the owners but they were not around, so we did not get any advice for the...

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John R, Owner at Shady Oaks Country Inn, responded to this review

Victoria, I am sorry we could not be around to help you with places to go. Lilia and Sunshine know the area very well and should have been able to help you. Getting water on the floor is a common event with that tub but our regulars tell us to keep it. It is great for taking a soaking bath....

Midland, Texas, United States
INNKEEPER’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 5 December 2016

We loved the Shady Oaks Country Inn! It was our second time staying with Lisa & John and we were not disappointed! The breakfast (complete with mimosa!) is absolutely wonderful. Visiting with the inn keepers at both breakfast and happy hour is so much fun! They are truly delightful people. The Sunny Hideaway was a wonderful two-room suite that was...

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John R, Owner at Shady Oaks Country Inn, responded to this review

Susan, Thank you so much for the great review. It was great to meet your daughter and spend time with you. See you next time you are in the Napa Valley Warmly John

Bend, Oregon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We needed a last minute room and this could not have been a better find. Next time we will plan in advance and bring friends! The service, the hosts, the food, the room, and the knowledge was amazing!

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John R, Owner at Shady Oaks Country Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review. We look forward to your return Warmly John

Reviewed 27 February 2017

We just completed our second visit at Shady Oaks and it did not disappoint! We've visited in the summer and now the winter. The accommodations are quaint, comfortable and feel like home. The breakfasts and the company, however, are off the charts! I dreamed about the breakfast for weeks before our return and it was as awesome as I remembered....

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John R, Owner at Shady Oaks Country Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Mandy it was great to see you all again and spend more time with you. Guests like you make this job sooo much fun. Can't wait to see you again Warmly John

Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Shady Oaks was the perfect quiet place our first trip to Napa! We stayed in the Winery Retreat, very cozy & private. Our hostess Lisa welcomed us with wine, and made a delicious eggs benedict breakfast. The property feels like home away from home! Our only regret is that we couldn't stay longer. We will be back!

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John R, Owner at Shady Oaks Country Inn, responded to this review

Sandra, This is lisa, I had so much fun with you two. You are the kind of guests that make innkeeping so fun. Thank you for the great review. Warmly Lisa

Reviewed 27 September 2016

We had a nice room of Victorian/Old-world kind of decor, is spacious, with a nice warm lighting. The bed is comfortable, with fresh clean beddings, and lots of pillows. The ensuite washroom is also of decent size, with a wooden dresser and wooden shelf fixtures. In the afternoon that we arrived, we were treated to sample their house wines -...

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John R, Owner at Shady Oaks Country Inn, responded to this review

I am so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. I am sorry no one helped you with winery tours. It is supposed to happen in the evening wine hour from 5-6 pm or in the morning after breakfast. I will speak to my employees about this. Thank you again for you review. Please come see us again. Warmly John

turlock, cali
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I think we got the last room when booked..the country blue room. It was clean. The shower was pretty small. The room was too warm when we checked in and there is only a central thermostat for the entire inn. I think a ceiling fan is a must in this particular room (reproduction to fit the era could be found)....

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John R, Owner at Shady Oaks Country Inn, responded to this review

I am so sorry about the heat. The blue room does have shades you can pull down. The chicken apple sausages are fully cooked when you buy them. Very safe and wonderful. Sounds like a lot of communication problems. I sincerely apologize. Warmly John

Fort Worth, Texas
Reviewed 28 August 2016

All I can say is we were blown away at what a cute and wonderful set up you have! When we return to St. Helena, we will most definitely be returning here! Your hospitality is amazing and quaint; all to be expected for a small B&B. The breakfast was delicious. The check in process was so simple- love the welcome...

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Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We have stayed at this B and B several times now and unless they are full will continue to do so. Why? Great location, nice rooms, evening wine and cheese, excellent daily breakfast and a staff that charms and delivers. Eschew the traditional hotels and really enjoy local flavor - just not when we return. I don't want to not...

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Petersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Stayed for 2 nights in the sunny hideaway 2 bedroom suite. Great location with private outdoor seating. Would have been nice to have a fridge in the room and more then one pot of coffee on offer. Did not see any cheese with the evening wine. Breakfasts very nice, but would improve the ham offered with the eggs benedict, or...

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John R, Owner at Shady Oaks Country Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. The Ham we serve on the Eggs Benedict is Black Forest ham. We choose not to use Canadian bacon. There is always more coffee available in the parlor. Thank you for staying with us and I hope you will return Warmly John

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We invite you to experience the warmth and romance of Shady Oaks Country Inn secluded on two acres nestled among some of the finest Wineries and restaurants in Napa Valley. Relax and enjoy the elegant ambiance, the wine country tranquility and our cozy amenities during your stay. Shady oaks Country Inn offers the hospitality of a bed and breakfast along with first class amenities like romantic fireplaces, flat screen satellite television free Wifi and a full champagne breakfast. Our goal at Shady oaks Country Inn is to offer you the finest combination of luxury, hospitality and history. To enhance your stay, we serve full champagne breakfasts and premium Napa wines and cheeses each evening on the Roman pillared patio. Awaken to the Inn's own blend of coffee and our breakfast complete with Eggs Benedict, Belgian waffles, fresh fruit, our home baked breads, fresh baked croissants, fresh juice and champagne. After spending your day exploring the beautiful Napa Valley vineyards, we invite you to browse through our collection of restaurant menus that include fine dining and casual restaurants. We are more than happy to make recommendations and reservations for you! Book a stay with us at Shady Oaks Country Inn, and experience the perfect blend of luxury and comfort in Napa Valley! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shady Oaks Country Inn

Address: 399 Zinfandel Ln, St. Helena, CA 94574-1635
Region: United States > California > Napa Valley > St. Helena
Price Range: $350 - $555 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Shady Oaks Country Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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Also Known As:
Shady Oaks Country Hotel St. Helena
Country Inn St. Helena
St. Helena Country Inn
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