Dreaming of your next weekend getaway for a reset and refresh? Healdsburg, California has much more to it than just great wine country. It is also a hotspot for flourishing hotel destinations that allow a peaceful balance of home away from home and vacation getaway. Located in Sonoma County, Healdsburg is as charming and aesthetic as it is bright and welcoming.
Healdsburg truly has somewhere for everyone and these three stunning hotels are only a few of your choices.
Harmon Guest House is the newest addition to the Hotel Healdsburg and H2hotel family. They have a selection of natural wineries, incomparable spa experiences, The Rooftop and a solar heated pool. Harmon Guest House offers the luxury experience with no guilt of an indulgent carbon footprint.
The Calderwood Inn is your new favorite midweek getaway destination. It’s the perfect spot for a romantic summer evening with spa packages for you and your partner, followed by a stroll in the garden with a glass of wine in hand. Take advantage with a three midweek night stay in June or July and your Tuesday is FREE.
The Lodge at Healdsburg lies at the heart of Healdsburg with easy access to downtown, outdoor activities and the dining scene. The Lodge is inspired by the quaint villas of the Tuscan countryside, seamlessly blending the timeless charm of Italy with modern amenities. Farm-to-table locally sourced food meets European culture at Alexander’s Café and Bar. At The Lodge, relaxation awaits and all your tastes will be accounted for.
Whether you’re seeking eco-chic or Italian charm, Healdsburg is the destination that will satisfy all your culinary desires. From delightful beignets for breakfast to decadent desserts to top off the night, you’ll be eating and drinking your way through the best of wine country. Known for its exceptional culinary scene, Healdsburg welcomes two exciting new additions that are a must-visit for food enthusiasts.
Iggy’s Organic Burger, is Healdsburg’s newest delicious dining experience. This eatery not only satisfies your cravings but also prioritizes sustainable and organic practices. At Iggy’s, you can relish in their commitment to supporting local farmers by enjoying their mouthwatering organic burgers crafted with the freshest ingredients. Each burger is a flavorful masterpiece, carefully prepared to satisfy even the most discerning palates.
After treating your taste buds to a delightful burger at Iggy’s, it’s time to visit their neighbor and another exciting addition to Healdsburg, Angela’s Organic Ice Cream. Step inside this charming farm-to-cone ice cream parlor, and you’ll be greeted with the enticing aroma of freshly made waffle cones and a delightful array of vibrant ice cream flavors. Angela’s takes pride in using the finest organic ingredients sourced from local farms, creating heavenly ice cream that is nothing short of exceptional. The friendly staff at Angela’s ensures that every visit is met with a smile, making it the friendliest and sweetest stop to escape the summer heat.
Healdsburg’s culinary scene offers much more than just burgers and ice cream. Start your day off with a delightful beignet experience at The Parish Cafe, where you can sample the flavors of Cajun and Creole cuisine. For a plant-based culinary adventure, Little Saint is the place to be, offering a 100% plant-based menu with an inviting ambiance and live music. Baci Cafe and Wine Bar embodies the farm-to-table Italian concept, showcasing sustainable and organic-based cooking methods while supporting local farmers. And for a special occasion, Chalkboard is the perfect destination, serving classic American small plates paired with local wine flights and cocktails sourced from their own four-acre organic garden.
Healdsburg truly has it all, whether you’re looking for breakfast, brunch, happy hour, or dessert. With its diverse culinary offerings and commitment to sustainable practices, Healdsburg promises a gastronomic journey that will leave you craving for more.
The main characters of Healdsburg are the wineries! Here are some of the highest-rated wineries for your next summer experience.
Seghesio Family Winery is running 125 years strong using their Italian family roots to make wine with simple ingredients from their 300-acres of vineyards. Seghesio prides themselves on their signature Zinfandels, designed to be enjoyed with family and friends. This family winery allows for more recreational and relaxed visits, such as their Bocce & Bottles experience or their wine cellar tours.
Williamson Wines offers tastings from their own vineyards, winemaker estate lunches, even helicopter tastings! They make a variety of reds, whites, rosés and sparkling options to satisfy any wine lover’s desire. Add on a lunch where specialty chefs show their skill with local produce and their own range of 350 herbs and spices.
J Vineyards and Winery hones in on sparkling wines from cool-climate fruit grown in the Russian River Valley and Sonoma County. They offer a variety of tastings, including their legacy tasting where you can enjoy a flight of five of their most exclusive wines alongside an artisan cheese pairing. You can also check out their Bubble Room experience, where some of their award-winning wines are carefully paired with a five-course menu.
Healdsburg is full of wineries just waiting to be explored, and summer is the perfect time to do so!
Tuesdays in the Plaza | Every Tuesday evening, the Healdsburg Plaza hosts an outdoor concert from 6 to 8 pm. Arrive an hour early and make sure to try delicious bites from our amazing local food vendors! Free bike valet will be available from 5 to 8 pm. Come join the community for an evening filled with live music, great food, dancing & amazing summer vibes!
Don’t worry about getting to France for Bastille Day! On July 14th, Costeaux French Bakery will host a sweet celebration, inviting guests of all ages to enjoy festivities from 9 am to 6 pm! Bring the family for Kid’s Hour of Croissant Making and Cookie Decorating, followed by a beautiful French musical performance at 11:30 am. Don’t miss the French-themed happy hour that starts at 3 pm! We hope to see you there!
Don’t miss Healdsburg’s Farmers’ Markets every Tuesday and Saturday, from spring to winter! Featuring a variety of local produce, flowers, meats and sweets, the Healdsburg’s Farmers’ Market has it all. Come join in on cooking demos, live music and occasional events, like Zucchini races and the Great Pumpkin Festival carving contest!
On Friday, September 1st, gather, eat and drink at Access Alexander Valley. You’ll experience a grand tasting of Alexander Valley Wines with winemaking demonstrations. Highlights include an oyster bar, live music, over 15 wineries, specialty cuisine and so much more.
The biggest party of the year is coming this summer! Mark September 16th on your calendar because you won’t want to miss Alexander Valley Vineyards “Let’s Crush It!” event. Ever stomped your own wine? Now you can, while you check off your Wine-O Bingo card! Don’t forget to indulge in a barbeque lunch and dessert, while you bask in friendly company on the historic Wetzel Family Estate. Tickets range from $95-$120. Don’t miss out on the biggest harvest of the season!
Whether you are looking to lay out by the pool, indulge in delectable bites or taste award-winning wines, Healdsburg has it all! Plan your summer getaway with us! That’s Healdsburg Happy!