Whether you’re traveling to St. Helena to see family and friends, a getaway vacation you’ve been counting the weeks for relaxation, or a staycation, St. Helena lodging and resorts offer the perfect accommodations for every winter wine country traveler.
Believe it or not, there’s something magical about a slightly cool morning amongst the vineyards. There’s morning mist rolling along the valley floor that make the vines of Napa Valley sparkle. This is why you should stay for days in St. Helena. So you can experience the sunrises and sunsets.
A boutique luxury hotel nestled amongst Beringer Vineyards just minutes from Downtown St. Helena, yet secluded and serene, Alila Napa Valley is a celebration of wine country and an ideal setting to enjoy the holidays. When checking into Alila, you are greeted by a complimentary valet and the warm presence of Napa Valley hospitality. Check into your suite, where floor-to-ceiling glass doors invite you outdoors to your private terrace. Take a morning to soak in the large soaking tub amongst the trees on your private terrace and in the evening enjoy a glass of Napa’s finest wine next to the fire pit under the wine country stars.
Enjoy a luxury holiday at a Forbes 5-star resort. Nestled in the hills of St. Helena, Meadowood Napa Valley is an iconic resort best known for its luxurious amenities, hospitality, and lodge-style rooms. Book an appointment at the acclaimed Spa Meadowood, choose between five unique treatment experiences, and your trained therapist will provide a wellness dialogue suited to your needs. After your treatment, indulge in a curated culinary experience in the relaxation garden. The Wine Center at Meadowood Estate presents a unique opportunity for immersion into the culture of wine. Meadowood’s team of celebrated and published educators invite you to participate in a variety of courses and experiences wine-focused.
Stay in style at Harvest Inn, where vineyard views are abundant on the 8-acre property. Surrounded by towering redwood trees, sun-drenched grapevines, and blooming botanical gardens, it’s easy to unwind at the Inn. Spacious rooms offer luxury amenities including plush-sized king beds, wood-burning fireplaces, and expansive vineyard views. Watch the fog roll over the Mayacamas Mountains while enjoying morning coffee and cozy up next to the fireplace.
Napa Valley’s most coveted resort Four Seasons is nestled just minutes from downtown St. Helena. The property is surrounded by hundreds of acres of vineyards, framed by picturesque forests and majestic mountains. The wine country retreat offers glass-grape experiences, indoor-outdoor relaxation, and a private terrace. Your wine country experience is perfectly paired with innovative dining, decadent spa treatments, and thoughtfully personalized Four Seasons service.
From seasonal movies to drafting letters for Santa, Solage blends old-world festivities with contemporary style. Take the holidays at your own pace from your studio or suite and emerge for spa treatments, delectable cuisine from Solbar and Picobar, or games on their grounds. Whether you’re seeking a getaway filled with holiday adventure or something more mellow and cozy next to the fire, you can enjoy this magical time of year at Solage.
Centrally located to Wineries + Restaurants + Holiday Fun
Centrally located to local boutique shopping, wine tasting, and dining Southbridge Napa Valley is idyllic if you want to wander St. Helena on foot. The spacious suites provide vaulted ceilings, fireplaces, and private Juliette balconies. During your stay, enjoy full access to the Health Spa Napa Valley’s heated lap pool, eucalyptus steam rooms, and fitness center. You won’t want to miss out on booking a Spa appointment to rejuvenate for the upcoming holiday prep!
Take in the expansive Napa Valley mountainscape and charming views of downtown St. Helena while nestled in Wydown Hotel. The 12-room boutique hotel is relaxed and well-appointed, modern, clean, and comfortable. One-of-a-kind furniture and art pieces are featured throughout each boutique room. Enjoy all the holiday festivities and Napa Valley’s world-renowned eateries and wineries just a short step from the hotel. Take a stroll through Main Street to shop small for the holidays and view over 200+ decorated wine barrels scattered throughout the historic brick buildings.
Retro Vibes & California Living
A short drive from downtown St. Helena, Dr. Wilkinson’s Backyard Resort & Mineral Springs is a wellness retreat. Each guest room features mid-century style, natural wood furniture, a walk-in shower, and offers a stocked Apothecary Medicine cabinet. Soak in the mineral pools, relax in the Spa Gardens and slip into the spa for a world-famous mud bath.
Home for the holidays! The Bungalows at Calistoga provide stunning modern craftsman homes are designed and decorated to make you feel like you just stepped into a magazine photoshoot. Say hello to your new Napa Valley holiday postcard! High ceilings, spacious living, dining, and kitchen areas allow you to comfortably lounge and relax in California living style. Close to shopping and tasting rooms the Bungalows have everything you need to make a memorable wine country holiday.
The El Bonita Motel is a retro gem just waiting to be discovered. From its start as a religious retreat in the 1940s to an art deco motel in the 1950s, El Bonita Motel is full of a unique culture that blends the past with the present. In a world-class destination, El Bonita Motel’s rich history is one to not miss when traveling to St. Helena this holiday season.
Bed & Breakfast + Romantic Holiday
This holiday season retreat to the countryside and take in the rolling vineyard views at Wine Country Inn and Cottages. One of the most charming hotels in Napa Valley, The Wine Country Inn and Cottages provides comfortable accommodations and mixes contemporary and modern decor with useful amenities for the quintessential experience. Most rooms provide a private balcony that overlooks a neighboring winery. In the mornings enjoy their famous wine country quiche. Insider tip: They share the recipe! Be sure to ask when you check out. Rent Bikes from local bike shop St. Helena Cyclery and enjoy the winding roads while making wine stops at local boutique wineries nearby the Inn.
Have you ever wanted to live like a vintner? For a couple of night stays that can be made possible! The Inn at Salvestrin Winery is a historic 1879 Victorian Inn that has been beautifully restored with luxury and modern finishes. All rooms at the Inn offer easy access to a spacious balcony that towers over the estate vineyard and is ideal for enjoying the changing colors of the vines and a glass of Salvestrin Sauvignon Blanc. A stay at one of Napa Valley’s oldest continually operating wineries is a holiday in itself!
Adjacent to historic St. Helena Highway, Vineyard Country Inn is a French country-style B&B set on a 1-acre of working vineyards. The Inn suites offer cozy brick fireplaces to warm up after a winter day of wine tasting. Take advantage of the crips afternoons in Napa Valley and enjoy a leisure walk through vineyards through the Inn’s private entrance to make your way to holiday shopping in downtown St. Helena.
Nestled among scenic hills, towering redwoods, and sprawling vineyards is charming and historic Inn St. Helena, a boutique 8-room Bed and Breakfast, located on Main Street. Start your day with a chef-inspired gourmet breakfast with a different menu every day, made from the freshest local and seasonal ingredients. Their concierge service offers stress-free planning holiday fun and will provide you with dinner or lunch reservations, winery and travel suggestions, and other recommendations to better enhance your stay.
Experience and wander into wine country winter wonderland St. Helena this holiday season. Cheers!