The Carneros Inn
4048 Sonoma Highway, Napa, CA, USA
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Finally a break from the Tuscan-Provençal style that seems to dominate the California wine country. Carneros Inn, at the south end of Napa, close to San Francisco, is rather more modern, its style a sort of rustic minimalism, its inspiration seemingly drawn not from Europe but from the American Midwest and Northeast.
It’s the buildings that people tend to either love or hate about Carneros. The corrugated metal roofs of the cottages are striking and unassuming at the same time, and fit well into the landscape of rolling hills and wide-open farmland. Once inside, though, it’s difficult to find fault — while not as over-the-top as some wine country accommodations, the cottages are simple, tasteful, and more than luxurious enough, with the full range of modern electronics, splendid indoor-outdoor showers, and private garden patios, complete with gas heaters for cool California nights.
Add to this a long outdoor pool with an idyllic view of the vineyards, a spa to compete with any in the wine country, and Farm, a restaurant serving locally sourced California cuisine, and it’s clear Carneros is a contender. There’s no accounting for taste, of course, but if you’re not afraid of modern architecture, you’ll find nothing at all to complain about here.
- Complimentary upgrade upon hotel check-in, based upon availability
- Complimentary daily breakfast up to $40 per room per day
- 2 VIP tasting passes to the Vintner's Collective tasting room in downtown Napa ($50 value)
- Welcome bottle of sparkling wine
- 86 Rooms
- Style: Cutting-Edge
- Atmosphere: Quiet
- 53 Guest Reviews
- The Carneros Inn
- 4048 Sonoma Highway
- Napa, CA, USA
Hotel amenities and services
- 24 hour concierge
- 24 hour front desk
- 24 hour gym
- Beauty salon
- Outdoor swimming pool
- Pets allowed (charges apply)
- Room service
- Shopping area nearby
- Wi-fi (charges apply)