Healdsburg Area Wineries
Hundreds of popular and notable wineries surround the Healdsburg, California area, including those within the Dry Creek, Russian River and Alexander Valleys. Explore what's close to the hotel before booking your trip by going to the Wine Road web page.
Located near the region's top areas, our Tuscan-style hotel is the best choice for you in Sonoma County, California. We are located within a short driving distance of more than 150 wineries. Each month, we also feature one of our great winery neighbors and offer weekly samplings in our beautiful piazza. Find information about our Winery of the Month.
Healdsburg Area Wine History
Find wine and food converge nicely in the scenic setting of Sonoma County, known for its gentle hills, vineyards, and deluxe accommodations. Winemaking has been a strong tradition here for more than 130 years. The influx of immigrants like the Russian fur trappers, the French, and the Italians has contributed to this strong tradition.
Location and Temperature
The location and climate of the Russian River Valley create the perfect environment to produce Pinot Noir and Chardonnay, while the Alexander Valley has the right conditions for Cabernet and Merlot. Oenophiles will be glad to know they can also enjoy abundant Barbera, Sangiovese, and Reisling, among other varietals.
Healdsburg Area Wine Tours
Whether you want to start with Wine 101 or are a seasoned sommelier, there are several companies in Sonoma Country that will guide you to the different wine producers. Northern California has no shortage of wineries, with 13,000 acres of vineyards in Alexander Valley alone, coupled with those in Chalk Hill, Dry Creek Valley, and the Russian River Valley. A wine outing could include tastings with an expert or a special dinner in a private cellar, among other fantastic experiences.