Napa, the region’s nameake city is located in the heart Napa Valley. Napa, home to over 80,000 people is vibrant and buzzing with activity. Napa has a diverse and rich culture that is sure to delight. Napa Valley is a gateway to Napa Valley, a world-famous wine region. Visitors from all over the globe visit Napa regularly.

Napa’s food- and drink culture is flourishing and is not slowing down. It is safe to say that Napa Valley will continue to grow in popularity as a tourist destination.

Napa is an amazing place to visit, from the city center to the university. Napa is a great base for tourists who want to visit wineries or country estates.

You will not be disappointed, whether you’re visiting Napa for a wine-focused vacation or simply passing through while on your way to San Francisco.

Let’s find out where to stay in Napa.

Downtown

Downtown Napa City

Downtown is the most popular area to stay in Napa. Downtown Napa is rich in history. Downtown Napa, which is located along the riverfront and best known for its late 1800s architecture, is also a great place to visit. Downton Napa has a distinct feel that is not typical of other downtowns.

The riverfront promenade in the heart of the city is one of the most beautiful and picturesque spots. Boutique shops line the promenade, selling high-end fashion products by up-and-coming designers. The Downtown promenade is lined with many restaurants.

Napa is a great place to visit for foodies. Napa is a fascinating place to visit, with its international influences and the competition for top chefs’ crowns. Local favorites include La Taberna, a Spanish pintxos and Mexican restaurant. Another must-visit bistro is Kitchen Door on 1st Street in Downtown Napa.

For: Active Travelers. Art Lovers. Budding Historians. City Slickers. Couples. Culture Vultures. First-time visitors. Families. Foodies. Sightseers. Shopaholics. Whistle-Stop Travelers.

Neighborhood Highlights, Napa Riverfront Promenade. Napa Riverfront Green. Fuller Park. Napa Valley Wine Train. Napa Valley Wine Train. Napa Valley Opera House. Napa Valley Opera House. Napa Valley Opera House. Napa Valley Opera House. Oxbow Preserve. Oxbow Cheese & Wine Merchant.

Hotel Recommendations

Hotel Napa Valley The Hotel Napa Valley is one of the top choices in Downtown Napa. The room rate includes a delicious breakfast. Each room is spacious and has a boutique-feel. Each room has an open fireplace, and many have an ensuite bathroom with a deep soak bathtub.

Beazley House Bed and Breakfast Inn The Beazley House Bed and Breakfast Inn is an extraordinary hotel located on 1st Street, Napa City. The breakfast is delicious and the rooms are very comfortable. Beazley House Bed & Breakfast Inn is a homely hotel with an air of luxury. Parking is free.

Cabernet House and Old World Inn The Cabernet House and Old World Inn are two great hotels in Napa. Each room has a flat-screen television and luxury teas are included. Breakfast is included in your room rate. It is made fresh every morning. Breakfast is served in the mornings. Wooden furnishings and a heritage feel are the hallmark of these rooms.

Imola

Best Western Plus Inn at the Vines

For travelers who wish to live like a local, Imola is the ideal place to stay in Napa. Imola is a great place to stay in Napa for budget-minded travelers. You will find affordable hotels and motels in this area.

Imola has all the amenities that long-term visitors would need and a strong sense of community. Imola is a bit more settled than Downton Napa. There are many supermarkets, shops for clothes, and pharmacies.

Napa Valley College is located in Imola. It is a lively area to explore thanks to its student population. Locals and tourists alike love NapaSport Steakhouse & Sports Lounge.

Imola is also a great choice for sporty travelers. Napa Skatepark is located within Kennedy Park. It has been maintained in pristine condition and offers all the bowls and ramps that skaters would like. The park is also home to the Napa Golf Course.

For: Active Travelers. Budget Backpackers. City Slickers. Couples. Culture Vultures. First-time visitors. Families. Foodies. Sightseers. Shopaholics. Sporty Travelers. Long Term Travelers.

Neighborhood Highlights: Kennedy Park, Napa Skatepark, Napa Golf Course, Fairview Napa, Napa Valley Memorial Park, Mi Sueno Winery, Napa Valley College Estate Winery, Napa Valley College Performing Arts Center, South Napa Market Place, Shurtleff Park, Century Napa Valley and XD Cinema, Cayetano Juarez Adobe, Skyline Wilderness Park, Martha Walker Native Habitat Garden

Hotel Recommendations

Best Western Plus Hotel at the Vine This is a great hotel in Imola. All the amenities you could want are provided for in these rooms, which include a large ensuite bathroom. A swimming pool is available and there is also a gym. There are also family rooms. A Denny’s restaurant is next door.

Hampton Inn & Suites – Napa CA — Hampton Inn & Suites – Napa CA is a wonderful hotel located in the heart Imola. On a complimentary basis, guests can use the hot tub and swimming pool. The suites are ideal for families as they offer enough space to relax and feel at home.

Wine Valley Lodge The Imola Hotel is a wonderful one. The hotel has an outdoor swimming pool as well as a barbecue terrace. Each room has a kitchenette with a refrigerator and microwave. Access to WiFi and parking is free for all guests.

Union

Marriott Napa Valley Hotel & Spa

Union is located to the north of central Napa. Union is an ideal place to stay for travelers who want to explore Napa City and have easy access to Napa Valley. You will find plenty of green space and a friendly community.

Union is a great place to stay. It’s only a six-minute drive away from Downtown Napa, and a 13-minute drive away from Yountville. Union is the ideal place for roadtrippers who want to make a quick stop in Napa.

Union offers many dining options, in true Californian fashion. There are two mainstays, Whole Foods Market and Starbucks. But there are also smaller, more local restaurants. Locals love Heritage Eats. Heritage Eats serves delicious wraps and fresh tacos. Galpao Gaucho Brazilian Steakhouse in Union is highly recommended. It offers all-you-can Brazilian food, as well as a happy hour.

For: Active Travelers. Budget Backpackers. City Slickers. Couples. Culture Vultures. First-time Visitors. Families. Foodies. Sightseers. Shopaholics. Sporty Travelers. Long Term Travelers.

Neighborhood Highlights – Heritage Eats. Galpao Gaucho BrazilianSteakhouse, St Apollinaris Catholic Church. St Apollinaris Catholic Church. Grace Church of Napa Valley. Klamath Park. Las Flores Park. Fume Restaurant. Dry Creek Park. Trancas Crossing Park. Napa Valley Visitor Center. Napa Premium Outlets. Downtown Napa. Yountville. Trefethen Family Wines.

Hotel Recommendations

Hilton Garden Inn Napa The Hilton Garden Inn Napa is the top choice in Napa. The hotel has a well-equipped gym that offers excellent free weights. Some rooms have city views and others are spacious. You can choose from family rooms or premium suites. Parking is free.

Chablis Inn is a great hotel in Union. The hotel has a modern feel and the rooms are the perfect size. Each ensuite bathroom has a bath tub and shower. Each room has a coffeemaker and some rooms even have a fridge. WiFi is available for free.

Marriott Napa Valley Hotel & Spa – The Marriott Napa Valley Hotel & Spa ranks among the top hotels in Napa. Two restaurants are available on the premises, as well as a fantastic spa complex. Access to cable and on-demand movies is available in all rooms. The staff is friendly, helpful and always willing to help.

Yountville

Yountville

Yountville is a great place to visit Napa Valley and Napa City. Yountville, a small community that lives and breathes tourism, welcomes thousands of tourists every year.

There is a strong sense of community in Yountville, which is home to only 2,900 residents. The town is alive with energy and a zest for life that cannot be explained unless you go there.

Yountville is the ideal introduction to Napa Valley’s wineries. There is much to explore, from Cliff Lede Vineyards and Jessup Cellars. Travelers are again spoilt for choices when it comes to dining options. Yountville has two Michelin-starred restaurants. To avoid disappointment, make sure you reserve your table well in advance. Bouchon Bistro and French Laundry offer unique dining experiences.

Yountville also offers some amazing shopping opportunities. After buying bottles of wine, you can stroll through V Marketplace.

For:Active travelers, art lovers, budding historians, city slickers, couples, culture vultures, first-time visitors, families, foodies, sightseeers, shopaholics. Whistle-Stop travelers, luxury travelers

Neighborhood HighlightsThe French Laundry and Bouchon Bistro. Jessup Cellars. V Marketplace. Napa Valley Museum. Yountville Park. Domaine Chandon Winery. Hopper Creek Winery. Bell Wine Cellars. Silverado Vineyards. Pine Ridge Vineyards. Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars. The Caves At Soda Canyon.

Hotel Recommendations

Bardessono Hotel & Spa – The 5-star Hotel and Spa Bardessono in Yountville offers luxury and complete comfort. The staff is extremely attentive and have beautiful furniture on the outdoor patio terrace. Every room has a flat-screen TV with a 40 inch resolution. You will find luxury touches such as slippers and bathrobes.

Napa Valley Lodge is a favorite choice in Yountville. This hotel is renowned for its luxurious amenities, including an outdoor swimming pool and hot tub. The rooms are spacious and come with free WiFi and minibars. Breakfast is exceptional.

Vintage House The Vintage House is located on a 22-acre estate. It is elegant and photogenic and has French colonial architecture. Each room has a large hot tub and luxurious bathrobes. Vintage House has a well-equipped gym and large gardens.

Calistoga

Calistoga

Calistoga, a small city yet still considered a city, is a great place to stay in Napa. Calistoga is a great option for those who want to experience the country while on their Napa trip.

Calistoga, surrounded by wineries, hot springs and beautiful woods, is a popular destination. There are many things to do, see and discover. Calistoga and Napa are great places for families to visit, but because of the nature attractions (wineries), they are more popular as a destination for couples.

Visitors should make sure to visit California’s Old Faithful Geyser during their Calistoga stay. Visitors often see an eruption. Grab your camera.

The Sharpsteen Museum features artifacts, exhibitions, and more on all things Calistoga. The Sharpsteen Museum offers a wonderful day out, with everything from stagecoaches to working model trains.

For:Active travelers, art lovers, budding historians, city slickers, couples, culture vultures, first-time visitors, families, foodies, sightseeers, shopaholics. Whistle-Stop travelers, luxury travelers

Neighborhood Highlights – Old Faithful Geyser, Sharpsteen Museum.

Hotel Recommendations

Cottage Grove Inn The Cottage Grove Inn in Calistoga is an outstanding hotel. Cottage Grove Inn is an excellent choice because of its friendly staff, great location and abundance of amenities. Cottage Grove Inn is set in lush gardens with dense foliage and offers a tranquil retreat feel that makes it a great place to stay.

Calistoga Motor Lodge & Spa – Calistoga Motor Lodge & Spa is a family-friendly hotel. Calistoga Motor Lodge & Spa offers a variety of amenities and bright, modern rooms. Every room has an iHome alarm clock, and a minibar. On a daily basis, gourmet coffee is provided.

The Bergson- The Bergson, a Calistoga hotel that has received rave reviews over and over again, is unique. The rooms have an open fireplace, which gives them a cozy feel. Breakfast is included in the room rates. The staff is great and go the extra mile for guests.