Napa Valley

About a two hour drive from San Francisco, California's Napa Valley is an epicurean's dreamland. Aside from the countless vinyards this area is home to some of the state's most treasured restaurants, wineries and indulgences. Gay and lesbian visitors are well received and come for the quaint B&Bs, picturesque landscape and pampering spas.

Highway 29 is the main artery running from Napa in the south to Calistoga in the north. St. Helena and Yountville, also along the route, are two more of Napa's charming hamlets boasting sophisticated bars and restaurants. In total, there are about 250 wineries. Once you decide which ones you want to see, get ready to hit the road, you won't be disappointed by the gorgeous rustic landscape outside your window.

Hotels

  • Adagio Inn
  • 1417 Kearney Street
    St. Helena, CA
  • 707-963-2238
  • Ambrose Bierce House
  • 1515 Main Street
    St. Helena, CA
  • 707-963-3003
  • Aurora Park Cottages
  • 1807 Foothill Blvd.
    Calistoga, CA 94515
  • 707-942-7700
  • Beazley House B&B
  • 1910 First Street
    Napa, CA 94559
  • 707-257-1649
  • Blue Violet Mansion
  • 443 Brown Street
    Napa, CA 94559
  • 707-253-2583
  • Candlelight Inn
  • 1045 Easum Drive
    Napa, CA 94558
  • 707-257-3717
  • Cedar Gables Inn
  • 486 Coombs Street
    Napa, CA 94559
  • 707-253-7969
  • Chablis Inn, The
  • 3360 Solano Avenue
    Napa, CA 94558
  • Website: www.chablisinn.com
  • 800-443-3490
  • Chanric Inn
  • 1805 Foothill Blvd.
    Calistoga, CA 94515
  • 707-942-4535
  • Chateau de Vie
  • 3250 Hwy. 128
    Calistoga, CA 94515
  • Website: www.chateaudv.com
  • 707-942-6446
  • Chelsea Garden Inn
  • 1443 2nd Street
    Calistoga, CA 94563
  • 707-942-0948
  • Cottage Grove Inn
  • 1711 Lincoln Avenue
    Calistoga, CA 94515
  • Website: www.cottagegrove.com
  • 707-942-8400
  • Forest Manor B&B
  • 415 Cold Springs Road
    Angwin, CA 94508
  • 707-965-3538
  • Ink House
  • 1575 St. Helena Way
    St. Helena, CA 94574
  • 707-963-3890
  • La Belle Epoque B&B
  • 1386 Calistoga Avenue
    Napa, CA 94559
  • 707-257-2161
  • Meadowlark Country House
  • 601 Petrified Forest Road
    Calistoga, CA 94515
  • Website: www.meadowlarkinn.com
  • 707-942-5651
  • Shady Oaks Country Inn
  • 399 Zinfandel Lane
    St. Helena, CA
  • 707-963-1190
  • Tara Guest House
  • 4009 Spring Mountain Road
    St. Helena, CA
  • 707-967-9347

Bars

  • Black Cat Bar (Lesbian)
  • 10056 Main Street
    Penngrove, CA
  • 707-793-9480

Shops

  • Beaulieu Vineyard
  • 1960 St. Helena Highway
    Rutherford, CA
  • Website: www.bvwines.com
  • 707-967-5200
  • Beringer Vineyards
  • 2000 Main Street
    St. Helena, CA
  • Website: www.beringer.com
  • 707) 963-7115
  • Bouchaine Vineyards
  • 1075 Buchli Station Road
    Napa, CA
  • Website: www.bouchaine.com
  • 707-252-9065
  • Casa Nuestra Winery & Vineyards
  • 3451 Silverado Trail, North
    St. Helena, CA
  • Website: www.casanuestra.com
  • 707-963-5783

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