Things To Do In Napa Valley

Nestled on the quiet edge of Yountville, you’re just steps from some of the country’s most remarkable culinary experiences, plus over a dozen tasting rooms pouring the valley’s finest wines from our most celebrated wineries. Along the way, pop into an artisanal bakery for a coffee or pastry to fuel your discovery of unique stores and art galleries. There’s no shortage of things to do in Napa Valley.

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1. Bell Wine Cellars

Owned and operated by the Berbarian Family, this premium Yountville winery produces exceptional, hand-crafted wines and offers tastings at the property.

2. Cliff Lede

Cliff Lede Vineyards offers a modern and breathtaking Napa Valley estate with rolling vineyards, winemaking facilities, fine architecture, and art.

3. Domaine Chandon

Located in Yountville, Domaine Chandon was founded in 1973 by Moët et Chandon. The winery offers a fine dining restaurant, wine tasting experience, and more.

4. Dominus Estate

This signature California estate produces Bordeaux-inspired blends and varietals. The first seeds of the property were planted by George C. Yount in 1836.

5. Goosecross Cellars

Family-owned and operated, Goosecross Cellars is a small, intimate winery that thoughtfully crafts wines with a focus on varietal characteristics and heritage.

6. Handwritten

Handwritten Wines is a boutique winery offering small production wines sourced from premium hillside vineyards in picturesque Napa Valley.

7. Hestan Vineyards

Named for its owners Helen and Stanley Cheng, Hestan Vineyards is a gorgeous estate in the heart of Napa Valley’s secluded eastern slopes.

8. Hill Family Estate

The Hill family began as farmers and found their way into Napa Valley’s vibrant wine industry. Today, they operate this hidden gem along the northern edge of Yountville.

9. Hope & Grace

Hope & Grace is an artisan winery and tasting salon offering a special wine experience in the charming town of Yountville.

10. JCB Lounge

This luxe tasting salon and wine bar includes a tasting room, retail shop, and more in a delightfully plush and comfortable atmosphere.

11. Jessup Cellars

With its rotating art exhibits and inspiring gallery setting, Jessup Cellars combines good wine and masterful works of art for a tasting experience like no other.

12. K Laz Wine Collection

Founded by Napa wine insider Kerrin Laz, the K. Laz Wine Collection offers a unique wine club and tasting room in the center of town.

13. RH Wine Vault

Located in a rustic stone building from 1904, RH Yountville Wine Vault is a one-of-a-kind wine bar carrying a variety of bottles in a cellar-style setting.

14. Priest Ranch

Located in a historic Napa Valley setting, Priest Ranch is built on the firm belief that “all wines must stem from the land itself.”

15. Silver Trident Winery

A small production winery in the center of Napa Valley, Silver Trident Winery produces 3,500 cases a year with a focus on single-varietal wines.

16. Stewart Cellars

This dazzling Yountville tasting room showcases Napa Valley's Heritage vines and rich winemaking traditions with a boutique selection of bottles.

17. V Wine Cellar

With a full wine tasting bar and lounge, V Wine Cellar has been dubbed by locals as “Napa Valley’s very own living room.”

18. Wine Country Connection

Wine Country Connection provides visitors to Napa Valley with a full wine shop and tasting room featuring over 70 wines to choose from.

19. Perry Lang's

Set in a storied Napa Valley mansion, Perry Lang’s is a refined chophouse restaurant with California sensibilities.

20. North Block Restaurant

North Block Restaurant offers a flavorsome menu of refined California cuisine with locally sourced, seasonal ingredients. Choose from wood-fired pizzas, vegetarian plates, and more.

21. Ad Hoc

Ad Hoc is an informal Yountville eatery and a true foodie’s paradise serving up a set menu of inspired American fare from the mind of chef Thomas Keller.

22. Bistro Jeanty

This cozy homestyle bistro embraces the culinary traditions of French country fare with a focus on remarkably fresh, high-quality ingredients prepared with care.

23. Bottega

Dine on rustic Italian plates in the magical setting of a historic winery and estate. Bottega offers indoor and outdoor seating with housemade pasta, delicious antipasti, and refreshing libations.

24. Bouchon

Created by chef Thomas Keller, Bouchon Bistro is a traditional, French-style bistro serving sophisticated plates in an elegant, storybook setting.

25. Ciccio

The dynamic yet simple menu at Ciccio offers wood-fired pizzas and traditional entrees in the memorable confines of a century-old Italian grocery store.

26. French Laundry

The pinnacle of California dining, Thomas Keller’s three-Michelin-star rated French Laundry is epic, a high-wattage culinary experience on par with the world’s best.

27. Coqueta

Located in V Marketplace, Coqueta was created by Michael Chiarello as an interpretation of Spanish cuisine, wine, and cocktails using the bounty of northern California.

28. La Calenda

Dine on classic Mexican fare at this inventive restaurant, which features wood plates, pottery, and other traditional crockery created by talented artisans.

29. Lucy Restaurant & Bar

From the wine list to the seasonal plates made with locally grown organic ingredients, Lucy Restaurant & Bar boasts a one-of-a-kind menu with garden-grown goodness.

30. Ottimo

A cafe and marketplace from Michael Chiarello, Ottimo serves Italian breakfast and lunch plates, extensive wines, and a splendid selection of cocktail kits and provisions.

31. R+D Kitchen

Offering outdoor seating in a contemporary space, R+D Kitchen serves lunch and dinner specialties like fresh sushi rolls, tasty salads, classic sandwiches, and more.

32. RH Restaurant

Discover an impressive integration of food, wine, art, and design at the one and only RH Restaurant. Surrounded by olive trees, guests can sit and savor brunch, lunch, and dinner plates.

33. Atelier

Atelier Fine Foods offers a curated collection of culinary goods from France, Italy, and Spain, as well as Napa Valley. Browse local honey, truffles, cheeses, olive oils, and other essentials.

34. Bouchon Bakery

Offering a special gathering place and bakery in the style of a French boulangerie, Bouchon Bakery was started by chef Thomas Keller to provide his restaurants with fresh bread.

35. Kelly’s Filling Station

Beyond its offerings as a gas station, Kelly’s Filling Station also offers crafted coffee drinks, wine, champagne, gourmet snacks, pastries, and sweet scoops of ice cream.

36. Kollar Chocolates

Indulge in this award-winning artisan chocolate shop in the heart of Yountville. Kollar Chocolates is devoted to elevating chocolates with treats like truffles, chocolate bark, and candy pearls.

37. Mini Model Bakery

This cozy bakery is famous for its brick-oven English muffins and bread. A Napa Valley mainstay for almost 90 years, its menu includes sandwiches and freshly brewed coffee.

38. Southside Café

Southside Café is a neighborhood eatery and coffeehouse supplying the community with tasty breakfast and lunch selections, alongside coffee, beer, and wine.

39. Velo Deli

The pinnacle of California dining, Thomas Keller’s three-Michelin-star rated French Laundry is epic, a high-wattage culinary experience on par with the world’s best.

40. Finesse the Store

With Finesse the Store, the Thomas Keller Restaurant Group offers access to cookware, gifts, accessories, and other specialty retail products for foodies to enjoy.

41. Kelly’s Filling Station

Beyond its offerings as a gas station, Kelly’s Filling Station also offers crafted coffee drinks, wine, champagne, gourmet snacks, pastries, and sweet scoops of ice cream.

42. Ranch Market

Ranch Market is a local, family-run grocery store in Napa Valley that’s been specializing in regional items, freshly grown produce, and gourmet deli favorites since 1976.

43. RH Design Gallery

RH Yountville includes two boutique galleries that showcase some of the most stylish Restoration Hardware home furnishings and antiques from across the globe.

44. V Marketplace

Located in Yountville, V Marketplace is a renowned Napa Valley retail center designed in gorgeous detail. Shoppers can find everything from art galleries and restaurants to wine shops.

45. French Laundry Gardens

The pinnacle of California dining, Thomas Keller’s three-Michelin-star rated French Laundry is epic, a high-wattage culinary experience on par with the world’s best.

46. Napa Valley Museum

Take a break from wine tasting and world-class dining to stroll through the Napa Valley Museum and explore exhibits showcasing regional artwork and historical artifacts.

47. Native American Burial Ground

Located on Lincoln Avenue, this historic cemetery and burial site was formally established in 1848. The grave of pioneer George C. Yount himself can still be found there.

48. Veteran’s Park Bocce Courts

In addition to walking trails, outdoor picnic tables, and memorial monuments, Veterans Park in Yountville also features bocce ball courts at its south end, which are popular with locals.

49. Vineyard Park

Vineyard Park is located on Oak Circle in Yountville. The outdoor recreational space features three outdoor tennis courts, a public workout area, and an outdoor basketball court.

50. Vintner’s Golf Course

Located in Yountville, this nine-hole championship course - which is open to the public - has three different sets of tees and accommodates golfers of all skill levels.

51. Welcome Center

From wineries to restaurants, get ready to experience the very best of Yountville. The Yountville Welcome Center is your go-to if you’re looking to learn more about local businesses and attractions.

52. Yountville Park

Spread out over wide-open lawns and take in the fresh air during your visit to Yountville Park. This scenic outdoor park is complete with picnic tables and a playground for the kids.

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Bell Wine Cellars
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Cliff Lede
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Domaine Chandon
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Dominus Estate
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Goosecross Cellars
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Handwritten
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Hestan Vineyards
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Hill Family Estate
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Hope & Grace
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JCB Lounge
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Jessup Cellars
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K Laz Wine Collection
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RH Wine Vault
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Priest Ranch
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Silver Trident Winery
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Stewart Cellars
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V Wine Cellar
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Wine Country Connection
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Perry Lang's
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North Block Restaurant
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Ad Hoc
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Bistro Jeanty
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Bottega
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Bouchon
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Ciccio
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French Laundry
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Coqueta
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La Calenda
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Lucy Restaurant & Bar
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Ottimo
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R+D Kitchen
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RH Restaurant
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Atelier
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Bouchon Bakery
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Kelly’s Filling Station
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Kollar Chocolates
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Mini Model Bakery
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Southside Café
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Velo Deli
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Finesse the Store
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Kelly’s Filling Station
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Ranch Market
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RH Design Gallery
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V Marketplace
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French Laundry Gardens
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Napa Valley Museum
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Native American Burial Ground
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Veteran’s Park Bocce Courts
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Vineyard Park
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Vintner’s Golf Course
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Welcome Center
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Yountville Park

Plan Your Trip

Our Team is here to assist you in planning an unforgettable stay. Below you can view trip ideas and submit planning requests to our concierge team. If you require immediate assistance please call us at (888) 944-3545

Explore The Valley

From renowned wineries to charming shops to natural wonders, it’s time to tap into the best of the valley. Explore the local boutiques in St. Helena, soak in the famous mineral hot springs of Calistoga, or hop in the car to take a scenic drive along the Silverado Trail.
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Wineries

A full day of wine tasting typically consists of 3-4 winery visits in a day.

One approach is to hire a private driver which would start at about $95.00(*) an hour and require a 4–5-hour minimum commitment. In choosing this approach, you are able to visit the wineries of your choosing.

Shuttle tour companies are another option. This is an all-day tour where you visit 3 wineries in a day and the cost includes a picnic lunch. The wineries you visit will be that of the company’s choosing. The cost for this would start at $120.00(*) per person. The total cost does not include the tasting fees you pay at each of the wineries.

Our concierge team is available to assist you in building an itinerary and booking winery reservations. Please explore our recommended winery list and let us know what we can assist you with booking.

(*) pricing is an estimate

Beau Vigne

Sitting 1,400 feet above the rolling hills of Napa Valley, Beau Vigne is a small boutique winery and vineyard producing exceptional estate wines.

Bell Wine Cellars

Owned and operated by the Berbarian Family, this premium Yountville winery produces exceptional, hand-crafted wines and offers tastings at the property.

Domaine Chandon

Located in Yountville, Domaine Chandon was founded in 1973 by Moët et Chandon. The winery offers a fine dining restaurant, wine tasting experience, and more.

Hestan Vineyards

Named for its owners Helen and Stanley Cheng, Hestan Vineyards is a gorgeous estate in the heart of Napa Valley’s secluded eastern slopes.

Hill Family Estate

The Hill family began as farmers and found their way into Napa Valley’s vibrant wine industry. Today, they operate this hidden gem along the northern edge of Yountville.

Hope & Grace Wines

Hope & Grace is an artisan winery and tasting salon offering a special wine experience in the charming town of Yountville.

JCB Tasting Salon

This luxe tasting salon and wine bar includes a tasting room, retail shop, and more in a delightfully plush and comfortable atmosphere.

Jessup Cellars Tasting Gallery

With its rotating art exhibits and inspiring gallery setting, Jessup Cellars combines good wine and masterful works of art for a tasting experience like no other.

Priest Ranch Wines

Located in a historic Napa Valley setting, Priest Ranch is built on the firm belief that “all wines must stem from the land itself.”

RH Ma(i)sonry Napa Valley

Located in a rustic stone building from 1904, RH Yountville Wine Vault is a one-of-a-kind wine bar carrying a variety of bottles in a cellar-style setting.

Silver Trident Winery

A small production winery in the center of Napa Valley, Silver Trident Winery produces 3,500 cases a year with a focus on single-varietal wines.

Stewart Cellars

This dazzling Yountville tasting room showcases Napa Valley's Heritage vines and rich winemaking traditions with a boutique selection of bottles.

Del Dotto- St. Helena, Piazza Del Dotto and Napa Historic

With a memorable tour, explore this restored winery and vineyard featuring caves from the 19th century used to age barrels of wine.

Hall Rutherford

Immerse yourself in the stunning cave architecture of Hall Rutherford, a beautiful atmosphere for exclusive wine tastings.

Caves at Soda Canyon

Born out of a desire for hand-crafted, small production wines, The Caves at Soda Canyon offers a scenic hilltop setting for wine tastings and more.

Cade

At 54 acres, CADE Estate Winery is a contemporary destination for friendly service, tours, and tastings, specializing in cabernet sauvignons.

Aonair

Aonair Wines prides itself on limited barrel batches of wine using only the finest grapes and offers visitors gorgeous countryside vineyard tours.

Schramsberg

Schramsberg Vineyards is renowned for its sparkling wines. Crafting bottles for over 50 years, they also offer tours of the property by appointment only.

Pride Mountain Winery

With a focus on red wines, Pride Mountain Vineyards is located above the Mayacamas Mountains, specializing mainly in cabernet sauvignon and merlot.

Barnett

Barnett Vineyards in St. Helena was founded in 1983 by Fiona and Hal Barnett, offering sweeping views and expertise for small-group tastings.

Palmaz

Spanning across scenic mountain top mesas where a pre-prohibition winery once was, Palmaz Vineyards includes a subterranean winery cave extending 18 stories.

Chappellet

Located in the eastern hills of Napa Valley, Chappellet Winery is a family-owned winery that has produced complex wines from mountain grapes since 1967.

Jarvis

This hilltop winery includes an underground cave and is known for ultra-premium oak barrel production using grapes from its own vineyards.

V.Sattui

This picturesque winery includes its own tasting room, along with a gourmet artisan deli with cuisine that can be enjoyed on the grassy expanses.

Domaine Chandon

Located in Yountville, Domaine Chandon was founded in 1973 by Moët et Chandon. The winery offers a fine dining restaurant, wine tasting experience, and more.

Rombauer

With a large garden area and intimate tour experiences, Rombauer Vineyards offers excellent scenery for picnics and wine tastings.

Sodaro

Owned by Don and Felicity (Deedee) Sodaro, Sodaro Estate Winery is just a few minutes east of the town of Napa and primarily makes small lots of single varietal wines.

Pride Mountain Vineyards

With a focus on red wines, Pride Mountain Vineyards is located above the Mayacamas Mountains, specializing mainly in cabernet sauvignon and merlot.

Robert Sinskey Vineyards

Known for its red wines, Robert Sinskey Vineyards includes a tasting room and private tours where guests can enjoy gourmet food pairings with each pour.

B Cellars

Enjoy craft wine tastings and flavorful plates at B Cellars, a modern venue offering a vineyard, cave tours, and sustainable gardens.

Davis Estates

A family-owned winery in Calistoga, California, Davis Estates pairs chef-driven food with distinguished wines in a beautiful Napa setting.

Cakebread

Cakebread Cellars boasts a large, country-chic setup with a picturesque tasting room and a bottle library enclosed with glass.

Round Pond

Known for its ultra-premium Cabernet, Round Pond Estate Winery specializes in pure wines paired with delectable artisan bites.

Robert Mondavi

Crafted with care from hand-selected fruit, Robert Mondavi Winery has been rated the best vineyard in North America and the #5 vineyard worldwide.

Charles Krug

Boasting a unique legacy, Charles Krug Winery was founded in 1861 by Charles Krug himself, the renowned father of Napa Valley winemaking.

Beringer

A noteworthy and historic location, Beringer Vineyards is known as the oldest continuously operating winery in Napa Valley.

Artesa

Artesa Vineyards & Winery is located just 15 minutes from downtown Napa and offers artisan wines in a stunningly modern setting.

Keever

Located within the western hills of Yountville, Keever Vineyards & Winery offers breathtaking views and excellent wine to complete the experience.

Barnett

Barnett Vineyards in St. Helena was founded in 1983 by Fiona and Hal Barnett, offering sweeping views and expertise for small-group tastings

Pride Mountain Vineyards

With a focus on red wines, Pride Mountain Vineyards is located above the Mayacamas Mountains, specializing mainly in cabernet sauvignon and merlot.

Rombauer

With a large garden area and intimate tour experiences, Rombauer Vineyards offers excellent scenery for picnics and wine tastings.

Cade

At 54 acres, CADE Estate Winery is a contemporary destination for friendly service, tours, and tastings, specializing in cabernet sauvignons.

Viader

Blending award-winning reds in a secluded environment, Viader Vineyards & Winery produces between 42,000 and 48,000 bottles every year.

Quintessa

Sample a variety of wines in a stylish and contemporary winery setting at Quintessa, located on a 280-acre estate.

Newton Vineyard

Along with lush California gardens and underground barrel caves, Newton Vineyard offers panoramic views of Napa from Spring Mountain.

David Arthur

David Arthur Vineyards is located at the end of Long Ranch Road, one of the most scenic roads in east Napa Valley.

Chappalett

Located in the eastern hills of Napa Valley, Chappellet Winery is a family-owned winery that has produced complex wines from mountain grapes since 1967.

Kuleto

Kuleto Estate Winery produces a small collection of estate wines from a jaw-dropping mountaintop setting in St. Helena.

Joseph Phelps

Nestled between quiet, pastoral surroundings, Joseph Phelps Vineyards is a world-class, family-owned winery offering a signature Cabernet blend.

V. Sattui

This picturesque winery includes its own tasting room, along with a gourmet artisan deli with cuisine that can be enjoyed on the grassy expanses.

Castello di Amorosa

Made with 13 century-style architecture, including a Tuscan castle, Castello di Amorosa is an exciting attraction for all to enjoy.

Sterling Vineyards

This one-of-a-kind winery offers many charming perks for visitors, including a gondola ride to the mountaintop tasting room.

Dining

Our team is happy to recommend more casual cafes, bakeries and grocers. Below are a few of our favorites restaurants that take reservations and allow you to plan ahead.

Ad Hoc

Ad Hoc is an informal Yountville eatery and a true foodie’s paradise serving up a set menu of inspired American fare from the mind of chef Thomas Keller.

Bistro Jeanty

This cozy homestyle bistro embraces the culinary traditions of French country fare with a focus on remarkably fresh, high-quality ingredients prepared with care.

Bottega

Dine on rustic Italian plates in the magical setting of a historic winery and estate. Bottega offers indoor and outdoor seating with housemade pasta, delicious antipasti, and refreshing libations.

Bouchon

Created by chef Thomas Keller, Bouchon Bistro is a traditional, French-style bistro serving sophisticated plates in an elegant, storybook setting.

Brix

Enjoy flavorful plates of farm-to-table fare with locally sourced ingredients and California flair at Brix Restaurant & Gardens, located in the heart of Napa Valley.

Ciccio

The dynamic yet simple menu at Ciccio offers wood-fired pizzas and traditional entrees in the memorable confines of a century-old Italian grocery store.

Coqueta

Located in V Marketplace, Coqueta was created by Michael Chiarello as an interpretation of Spanish cuisine, wine, and cocktails using the bounty of northern California.

La Calenda

Dine on classic Mexican fare at this inventive restaurant, which features wood plates, pottery, and other traditional crockery created by talented artisans.

Mustards Grill

Offering upscale takes on New American cuisine and local California flavors, Mustards Grill has served as a landmark in Napa Valley for over 30 years.

North Block Restaurant

North Block Restaurant offers a flavorsome menu of refined California cuisine with locally sourced, seasonal ingredients. Choose from wood-fired pizzas, vegetarian plates, and more.

Perry Lang's 

Set in a storied Napa Valley mansion, Perry Lang’s is a refined chophouse restaurant with California sensibilities.

R and D Kitchen

Offering outdoor seating in a contemporary space, R+D Kitchen serves lunch and dinner specialties like fresh sushi rolls, tasty salads, classic sandwiches, and more.

RH Restaurant

Discover an impressive integration of food, wine, art, and design at the one and only RH Restaurant. Surrounded by olive trees, guests can sit and savor brunch, lunch, and dinner plates.

NAPA VALLEY TRANSPORTATION

Located in the coveted north end of Yountville, you're just minutes away from Michelin-star restaurants and 16 tasting rooms. An Uber or taxi ride offers access to the rest of Wine Country, from St. Helena to Calistoga.

Located in the coveted north end of Yountville, you're just minutes away from Michelin-star restaurants and 16 tasting rooms. An Uber or taxi ride offers access to the rest of Wine Country, from St. Helena to Calistoga.

Looking for a more personalized experience? Our well-connected concierge team can book your own personal driver along with a curated  itinerary of Yountville must-do's. 

Just within walking distance of our lodge, you have access to no less than 16 tasting rooms. The prestigious Silverado Vineyards and Stag’s Leap Cellars are among the 500+ wineries within an easy drive of Yountville.

Our Partners

Experience the region’s vineyards to the fullest with a private chauffeur. Beau Wine Tours & Limousine Service offers easy access to wine tasting and tours throughout Napa Valley with luxury transportation along the way.

Whether you are a savvy collector or visiting the wine country for the first time, get an insider's look into the wine-making processes and the history of the Napa and Sonoma valleys on a private tour hosted by a knowledgeable local guide. 

Transportation Request

Traveling with a group or planning a long-distance excursion? Simplify your stay by requesting transportation in advance.

Traveling with a group or planning a long-distance excursion? Simplify your stay by requesting transportation in advance.

Activities & Adventures

Conveniently located down the street from the Lodge, Napa Valley Bike Tours & Rentals offers several guided tours or their staff can fit you with the perfect bicycle so you can explore on your own.

Enjoy a relaxing couple’s massage in the Lodge’s spa treatment room or in the comfort of your guestroom. A variety of facials are also available. To make a spa reservation, please call (888) 944-3545.

Napa

From redwood forests to rolling hills, Napa Valley is a gorgeous destination for hiking, biking, and exploring the nature of northern California at your own pace.

St. Helena

Whether you’re looking to see rugged mountain landscapes or wide-open vineyards, St. Helena offers a variety of walking trails for you to choose from.

Calistoga

Calistoga is a quaint Napa Valley destination known for its bubbling hot springs and beautiful weather, along with state parks and trails perfect for nature lovers.

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Experiences

Though not an exclusively Yountville experience, the Wine Train passes through town on its relaxing three-hour, thirty-six mile journey from Napa to St. Helena and back. Enjoy lunch or dinner inside a fully restored 1915-1917 Pullman Dining Car or 1952 Vista Dome car as you pass the Valley’s vineyards and wineries.

Aside from grapes, the climate in Napa Valley is also great for the fruitful growth of olive groves. Visitors can even try out a local olive oil tasting during their trip at one of the region’s estates or gourmet shops, which offer the likes of award-winning extra virgin olive oils and more.

Perhaps the most memorable way to see the Napa Valley landscape, hot air balloon rides above the region offer an exceptional view of California Wine Country’s lush vineyards and sweeping hills. Soar high above the rolling valleys for an adventurous activity you’ll never forget.