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The Best Sonoma Hotels and Resorts

Looking to truly escape without leaving the country? Not to worry: you can have your eat-pray-love moment right here in the United States. With free-flowing wine, luxurious spas, and romantic Pacific views, California’s Sonoma….


The 7 Best Hotels in Sonoma Valley, California

Each subdivision of California wine country has its own unique visual and viticultural identity, but few beat the rolling hillsides, charming roadside farm stands, and world-class wineries of Sonoma County. Unlike neighboring Napa’s sprawling estate-style resorts, Sonoma is a champion…


Experiencing the Wonders of Harvest Season in Sonoma County

Armed with gloves, shears, and a rectangular plastic basket, I was hunched over a row of vines, removing bunches of fruit. Nervous about mangling the grapes, I worked slowly, eventually falling into a rhythm. Before long a peaceful feeling began…


Wine Country Wellness

Sonoma County has all the makings of a great love story. One with carefully curated vineyards,  serene rolling hills, and the type of charm you only find in small towns. Everyone is friendly, and somehow, even as a visitor you…


Off the Beaten Path in Sonoma Wine Country: A Sample Wedding Weekend Itinerary

You may think a wine country wedding only exists in fables and legends but alas, Southern Bride’s recent visit to Sonoma County, California proves formidable dreams can indeed be brought to fruition. While in Sonoma, we explored some of the…


Santa Rosa Deserves Love

Like a Phoenix, Santa Rosa has risen from the ashes of the ’16 Tubbs fire. While visiting in September, we never saw a sign of the travesty though sadly they had lost three hotels, one winery, twelve restaurants, and many…


A New Luxury Spa Opens In Sonoma Wine Country

After undergoing a two-year, $17-million expansion, Vintners Resort (Santa Rosa, CA) introduced 34 new Vineyard View rooms and suites and the 5,000-square-foot Vi La Vita Spa. Accessible to both guests and locals alike, the spa features vaulted ceilings, floor-to-ceiling windows, and a natural…


Girls Weekend At Vintners Resort

Today I’m recapping my GIRLS WEEKEND AT VINTNERS INN a couple of weeks ago. And oh how FABULOUS it was…..short but SO SWEET! The time with my girlfriends gets more and more important to me. They love and support me like sisters,…


12 Luxurious California Wine Country Spa Hotels To Escape To

While California’s wine regions may be most famous for the world-class wine and beautiful scenery, when you just need a moment to chill out, there’s no better place to be than in Wine Country. From detoxifying mud treatments in…


Vintners Resort

With seemingly never ending acres of vineyards as neighbours, this boutique hotel in Sonoma County wine country has 78 spacious rooms spread throughout a handful of villas, yet tied together by central courtyard with blooming plants and a photo-worthy fountain….


Best Spots for Avocado Toast in Sonoma County

Call it the most delicious veggie and bread combo, the ultimate hipster food, or the reason why millennials can’t afford a home, the avocado toast has been creating both frenzy and controversy (even injuries) in the past few years, and continues to be…


Valentine’s Day Specials Drive ROI For Hotels, Restaurants

New Year’s Eve and Valentine’s Day have long been among the two biggest money makers for the hotel and restaurant business. Lush dinners, plush suites and dining packages attract regulars and newbies alike…


Best Hotels for a Staycation in Sonoma County

When you live in Sonoma County, you don’t have to travel far for an extraordinary vacation. Folks come from all over the world to enjoy the place we’re lucky to call home. But it’s sometimes easy to forget about the…


A Modern Guide to Santa Rosa: Surviving and Thriving After the Fires

Despite being the largest city in Sonoma County, Santa Rosa has the heartbeat of an authentic, eclectic, and vibrant small town. There’s a vast diversity of independently owned restaurants, breweries, wineries, and shops to explore—and after suffering massive devastation in…


There’s No Off-Season in Wine Country

After the crush of fall grapes and summer visitors, wine country winds down for locals—and becomes the perfect place for a winter break. Oenophiles can meet famed and often reclusive vintners, who regularly pop into the tasting rooms to chat. And…


After major renovation, venerable Wine Country restaurant John Ash & Co. boasts more casual atmosphere, flexibility

The newly expanded Vintner’s Inn makes fine dining a more relaxed affair…


Your Sonoma Weekend Getaway: Relax and Unwind at Vintners Resort

Do you ever need a weekend getaway to relax and unwind? I know I do, which is why my mom and I planned our latest girl’s weekend at Vintners Resort to check out their new spa called Vi La Vita….


Sonoma County Spotlight: Vinter’s Inn Staycation

As I mentioned in last week’s post, there have been a lot of (positive) changes happening over here! We recently got engaged (STILL feels crazy to say that) and are in the process of moving. With all the hustle and bustle…


Wine Country Gets a New Spa—and It’s a Big One

Vintners Resort in Santa Rosa, Calif., has completed its two-year, $17 million expansion—including a new 5,000 square foot Vi La Vita Spa. The full-service day spa and fitness center includes a wellness relaxation lounge and fire feature, indoor caldarium with warm…


California Wine Country hotels invest millions in relaxation-focused resort experiences

Vintners Resort in Santa Rosa has become the latest luxury hotel to add what in many ways has become a Wine Country must – a spa…


North Bay post-wildfire: Local construction firms talk about challenges, opportunities

North Bay Business Journal asked 14 local firms at the top of this year’s commercial general contractors list about conditions in an industry that has been hit with a labor shortage, demand for rebuilding thousands of homes destroyed by wildfires in the…


Rhonda Carano, MBA Architecture + Interior Design expand California’s Vintners Resort

Following a two-year, $17-million expansion, the Vintners Resort in Santa Rosa, Calif., unveiled 34 new Vineyard View rooms and suites in addition to a new, 5,000-square-foot Vi La Vita Spa…


Vintners Resort adds luxury spa, 34 vineyard view rooms, suites

With its two-year, $17 million expansion complete, Vintners Resort unveiled its brand new, 5,000-square-foot spa and 34 new rooms and suites in Santa Rosa, in central Sonoma County…


New Luxury Spa and 34 Vineyard View Rooms and Suites Open This Fall at Vintners Resort in Sonoma Wine Country

Following a two-year, $17 million expansion, Vintners Resort unveils 34 new Vineyard View rooms and suites, in addition to a brand new, 5,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art Vi La Vita Spa. These updates complete the master renovation for the inn, which also included…


Vinters Inn

Many people travel to Wine Country to get that feel that they’re truly in Tuscany, that’s the great thing about America, being so diverse in cultures and landscapes, we have so many different places to see, eat, and explore that makes one…


Best West Coast Road Trips

California Wine Country: Napa to Sonoma Don’t choose between California’s two most renowned wine regions—visit both. Take in the verdant hills and highly polished wineries and estates of Napa Valley, and then head west to Sonoma County, a region rich in…


A Modern Guide to West County: Comfort Fare, Tranquil Stays, and All the Wine

Been-there-done that with popular wine regions like Napa, Sonoma, and Healdsburg? Meet West County, Wine Country’s best kept secret…


5 Sonoma Hotel Bars to Check Out Right Now

Sonoma County’s world-class hotels and resorts are more than just a place to rest one’s weary, wine-fogged head, or relax with indulgent spa experiences. In addition to top-notch amenities, many local hotels also feature great bars with craft cocktails, award-winning…


Napa, Sonoma wineries are pouring as California wildfire memories fade

Blazing yellow mustard flowers that herald spring have returned to garnish the hillsides and flatlands of Napa Valley and Sonoma County, the heart of California’s wine country and American wine culture in general…


All You Need is Love, These Romantic Sonoma Hotels Take Care of the Rest


California Wine Country: Vintners Resort in Santa Rosa Combines Rustic Elegance With Destination Dining


Sonoma Family Meal brings chefs together to feed fire victims


Where To Stay In Sonoma County


Summer Time in Sonoma County – Lodging with Beautiful Grounds


15 Things to Do for a Romantic Trip through Sonoma County


How To Have A Perfect Girls’ Getaway in Sonoma Wine Country


Road Trip: A Santa Rosa getaway to the land of the ‘Peanuts’


26 Reasons Why Santa Rosa is the Hidden Gem of Sonoma County


Where to Go on a Long Weekend: (Vintners Resort) Sonoma Valley


Dessert Trends for 2017: 6 Pastry Chefs Share Their Predictions


From Miami to Northern California


Wine Country Wedding


5 Chic and Sustainable Reasons to Visit Wine Country’s Dry Creek Valley


On National Wine Day, We Raise a Glass to the Best of Sonoma County


10 Things You Don’t Know About Sonoma County


John Ash & Co. – Best Business Restaurant 2015


8 Places To Eat Really Well In Sonoma County, California


Condé Nast Traveler Readers Rank Vintners Resort as a Top 10 Hotel


Sonoma Bliss


Inn­escapable: Sonoma Wine Country Lodging at the Vintners Resort


Interview: Chef Thomas Schmidt, John Ash & Co. Restaurant


Poetry on the Map – Sonoma County


Mouthful: Fun Foodie Happenings Around Sonoma County


John Ash & Co. Restaurant Celebrates 35 Years of Wine Country Cuisine


Golf Getaway: Healdsburg


Over $131k raised for Leukemia & Lymphoma by John Ash & Co


Vintners Resort Unveils $1 Million ‘Green’ Renovation


High-Class Cookery at John Ash


Cheers to Sonoma County


California: 5 Things You Didn’t Know About Sonoma


Worth the Drive: Kickin’ Cancer’s Ash at John Ash & Company


Hidden California Honeymoon Destinations


Local Advantage: Restaurant Week


The Perfect Day


Do-It-Yourself North Bay Getaway


Grand Tasting Each Day of Harvest Fair

Harvest Fair is a week away and already foodies are licking their lips. The exciting news at Harvest Fair this year is that the Tasting Pavilion is open every day of the event: THREE days of heavenly tasting with new restaurants participating each…


Best Restaurant For A Romantic Meal

John Ash & Co. Restaurant (www.vintnersinn.com) and The Front Room Bar & Lounge have been voted the best by the Santa Rosa Press Democrat 2014 Best of Sonoma County in two categories: Best Restaurant for a Romantic Meal and honorable mention for…


Vintners Resort wins 2013 Northbay Biz Best Business Restaurant and Best Business Hotel

“Over the years, we’ve made some really incredible relationships within the community. So when it comes time to name a favorite place, we come up on top. They support us, because we support them.”


Northbay Biz 2012 Best Meeting/Conference Site: Vintners Resort Event Center

Perhaps no other resort in the North Bay blends style, comfort and business savvy so flawlessly as Vintners Resort.


Vintners Resort a “Green Hotel” – Awarded “Environmentalist Level”

Vintners Resort (www.vintnersinn.com) in Santa Rosa, Sonoma County’s premiere wine country destination, has been awarded the Environmentalist Level in the California Green Lodging Program by the State of California’s Department of General Services.