The vineyard view rooms at Yountville’s newly remodeled Napa Valley Lodge showcase more than just the neighboring grapevines. They mark the source of the lodge’s own wine, under a label called Bella, for the Bella Cabernet Sauvignon plot that resides just outside the hotel’s suites wing. Bella, which means “beautiful” in Italian, is also the

Kunde Family Estate is one of Sonoma County’s best-known wineries, popular for tastings, tours, weddings, and guided hikes across its majestic Kenwood estate. Sprawled across 1,850 pristine acres from meadows to Mayacamas mountaintops, it offers multiple venues besides the main tasting salon, including the Dunfillan Ruins, Boot Hill, the Aging Caves, Olive Hill, and the

When it’s chilly outside, Napa spas beckon with hot saunas, blissful soaking tubs, warm stone massages, steamy cocoon wraps and ah – warming our toes by the fire. Meadowood Spa The unique, all-suite concept won the hospitality industry’s highest honor of Five-Stars from the Forbes Travel Guide just fifteen months after opening its doors in

Napa Valley’s resort scene keeps getting better and better, with new properties debuting, and renovations to longtime favorite retreats. Take a look at these tidbits: Calistoga Ranch Check out the newly renovated adult pool area, in a magnificent setting bordering Cabernet Sauvignon vineyards amid 157-acres of ancient oaks, graceful hills, a stream and private lake.