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Union Hotel

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Indian Wells, California
Reviewed 20 July 2014

Have been coming here once a year for many years....has gone from OK to won't come back. Excellent location in downtown Benicia near the waterfront and convenient to shops and restaurants. The building is well over 100 years old, but there is no excuse for poor maintenance and lack of cleanliness. Our "Marigold" room was poorly cleaned, mattress sunk in...

Thank Jan B
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 30 May 2014

Great location in town. Turn of the century building with antique historic atmosphere. Good food, especially a good dinner location for business. Rooms are well appointed and well maintained, but are a bit worn in.

Thank Onefiftyone H
Reviewed 24 April 2014

My BF & I stayed in the Marigold Room. A little different from the photos of the room on their website. Prior to writing this review, I emailed the hotel so that they had a chance to address these things, but they never replied. First red flag, we called the hotel to ask them a question before our arrival. They...

2Thank Maureen S
Orangevale, California
Reviewed 19 April 2014

Well we got in after hours on a Saturday night close to midnight. There were folks on the street being very noisy, we assumed from bar across the street. The room had a jacuzzi tub that would not hold water. That in itself really ticked me off since I had just put some expensive lavender bath in only to find...

Thank Tina v
Reviewed 6 April 2014

The room was large with a nice view, but the furnishing were very tired. Antiques were in poor condition. The shower over the tub was awful. Strange operation with no manager in attendance most of the time. Very noisy until the early hours of the morning.

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Carrollton, Texas
Reviewed 13 March 2014

We checked into the Union Hotel on a Saturday in early for a short 1 night stay. The hotel is historical and has many quaint features, but the rooms are very tired and in need of update - the quaintness of the antiques is lost in that the furnishings are in pretty poor shape. The bathroom is private, which is...

Thank v4auCarrollton_TX
Hillsboro, Oregon
Reviewed 3 January 2014

We like older historic properties and wanted to like the Union more than we did. The building looks fine on the outside, but the interior was a mixed bag. Lots of deferred maintenance noted. Our room was nice & large, but needed a better cleaning and more amenities in the bathroom. The staff was nice. The breakfast was average. Another...

2Thank William S
Rio Vista, CA
Reviewed 23 November 2013

My girlfriend and I stayed one night for my 30 year high school reunion. We were in the Arrowgrass room. I was born and raised in town and worked there for over 15 years. However, staying there for our event gave me a new appreciation for the local hotel. Room was fine, old small tv, no coffee for coffee maker...

2Thank champ1517
Aliso Viejo, California
Reviewed 30 October 2013

I'm so glad we found the town of Benicia. It's a historic town that has been so well preserved. The small shops and restaurants are charming and the location is great right on the bay. The Union hotel is from the late 1800's and has an old world charm. It's a real bargain and includes a hot breakfast. Also the...

1Thank diane o
Kula, Hawaii
Reviewed 28 October 2013

So I had 2 stays here, the first stay was awesome! Stayed in the Seaside Daisy room. Great view, excellent accomodations, the 2 person jacuzzi tub was great!! My second stay was booked in the Arrowgrass room. Room had a musty smell, carpet is stained, and the jacuzzi tub didn't work. They transferred me to the Sea Lavender room, which...

1Thank mauigirl8562

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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Union Hotel, a unique hotel in the San Francisco Bay area, is nestled on the edge of a calm bay in Benicia, California close to nearby scenic attractions of Northern California. The city of Benicia is home to a bustling marina, antique shops, art studios, restaurants, historic landmarks and shopping. Our Inn is in the Bay Area, located near the Carquinez Strait, which is part of San Francisco Bay. The comfortable décor of this Benicia, CA hotel is reminiscent of California's past and is highlighted with touches of European elegance. In the middle of the nineteenth century, this beautiful cream-colored hotel welcomed guests from all over the world with warm hospitality. The tradition continues today at the Union Hotel in lovely historic Benicia. Each luxuriously appointed guestroom features a private bathroom with Jacuzzi, distinctive amenities, private phone lines, and period interior. Some suites feature spectacular water views and spacious bathrooms with Whirlpool Jacuzzi tubs for two. Guests on business can enjoy wireless internet service, voicemail, private phone lines.A combination of beauty, history, and comfort has created a distinctive place to stay at The Union Hotel, a Northern California Inn. Whether you are visiting the San Francisco Bay Area for a romantic weekend getaway, honeymoon, anniversary, relaxing vacation, or business trip - we hope to see you at The Union Hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Union Hotel

Address: 401 1st St, PO Box 874, Benicia, CA 94510-3207
Region: United States > California > Benicia
Price Range: $171 - $216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Union Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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“away from restaurants which get early morning deliveries.”
mclay2015, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Save yourself and steer clear”
KParco, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We chose a room in the back, as it was off the street, and we slept in.”
558caseyh, 3 May 2015 | Read review
“Go somewhere else! Be aware that it is VERY loudon the street sides if you decide to stay, and that the 2nd floor $179 room, Sea Daisy, has the hotel water heaters drumming all night long right outside the window.”
174dianeg, 12 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Go somewhere else.”
jordanr101, 4 Nov 2014 | Read review
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