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"This property is a California historic gem, made new, in the most interesting Napa valley city: Calistoga. " More

By a verified traveler on Tue 12 Oct 2021

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Hotel Description

4-star spa hotel near Palmer House

In shopping district

Stay at this Calistoga hotel and you'll be within half a mile (1 km) of Palmer House and 2 miles (3 km) of Old Faithful Geyser of California. Chateau Montelena Winery and Sterling Vineyards are also within 3 miles (5 km).

Renovated in 2020

A full-service spa, 2 outdoor pools, and an indoor pool are all featured at this traditional hotel. Enjoy a meal from the restaurant and perks like free WiFi. Relax with a drink at the bar/lounge and enjoy the steam room.

Deluxe Courtyard King

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$323* Per night/room Sep 13 - Sep 14

Deluxe 2 Queens

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

2 Queens

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Courtyard View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Dr. Wilkinson's Backyard Resort and Mineral Springs, a Member of Design Hotels ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

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Guest reviews for Dr. Wilkinson's Backyard Resort and Mineral Springs, a Member of Design Hotels

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5 out of 5
This property is a California historic gem, made new, in the most interesting Napa valley city: Calistoga.

Posted by on Oct 12, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Oct 12, 2021 by Jose Ortega

Thank you, George for the wonderful review, we appreciate it! We are so glad you enjoyed the renovation and thank you for giving us the title of 'historic gem.' I like the sound of that! We hope to see you in the future!

About the Dr. Wilkinson's Backyard Resort and Mineral Springs, a Member of Design Hotels

Location 1507 Lincoln Ave, Calistoga, CA 94515

Property Features

Dr. Wilkinson's Backyard Resort and Mineral Springs, a Member of Design Hotels offers its guests a full-service spa, 2 outdoor swimming pools, an indoor pool, and a steam room. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. Dr. Wilkinson's Backyard Resort and Mineral Springs, a Member of Design Hotels also features spa services and pool umbrellas. A complete renovation of Dr. Wilkinson's Backyard Resort and Mineral Springs, a Member of Design Hotels was completed in September 2020. This 4-star Calistoga hotel is smoke free.

  • 50 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 3 buildings
  • Built in 1952
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • No smoking on site
  • Bar or lounge
  • 1 conference room
  • Dining venue

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of indoor pools - 1
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Free WiFi

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

Dr. Wilkinson's Backyard Resort and Mineral Springs, a Member of Design Hotels offers 50 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature minibars and coffee/tea makers. 55-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels and smart speakers. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, bathrobes, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include phones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on request.

  • Minibar
  • Smart speaker
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobes
  • Telephone
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM.

Dr. Wilkinson's Backyard Resort and Mineral Springs, a Member of Design Hotels has a restaurant on site.

Nearby Activities

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with an indoor pool. Other recreational amenities include a steam room.

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, Dr. W's Spa & Baths. Services include deep-tissue massages, Swedish massages, and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a mud bath.

The spa is open daily.

  • Mud bath in spa
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Prenatal massage
  • Body treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hydrotherapy treatments
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 11:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

An adult age 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking. The front desk is open daily from 7:30 PM - 10 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 11:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7:30 PM - 10 PM.
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 24 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving after 11:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. An adult age 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25 per day.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets: USD 25.00 per pet, per night, plus a deposit of USD 50.00 per stay
  • Only dogs and cats are allowed
  • Maximum 2 per room
  • Pets cannot be left unattended
  • Certain rooms only, restrictions apply
  • You can request a pet-friendly room by reaching out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, and American Express. Cash is not accepted. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Social distancing measures are in place.

  • Pets allowed in specific rooms only
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • No elevators
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Pets cannot be left unattended
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: USD 30 per accommodation, per night

The resort fee includes:

  • Pool access
  • Internet access
  • In-room bottled water
  • In-room coffee
  • Self parking
  • Housekeeping
  • Additional inclusions

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 12 and USD 30 per person (approximately)
  • 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

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Dr. Wilkinson's Hot Springs Resort Calistoga
  • Dr. Wilkinson's Hot Springs Calistoga
  • Dr. Wilkinson's Hot Springs
  • Dr Wilkinsons Hot Springs Hotel
  • Dr Wilkinsons Hot Springs Resort
  • Dr. Wilkinson`s Hot Springs Hotel Calistoga
  • Dr. Wilkinson's Hot Springs Resort
  • Dr. Wilkinson's Backyard Resort Mineral Springs

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • Pets are welcome in certain rooms only; other restrictions apply (please see the Fees section for related charges). To make arrangements for your pet, contact the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation.
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.