It's always a pleasure to taste wine when we travel. These five regions may be classics, but that doesn't mean that they didn't hold surprises.
In 2019, Hideaway Report editors traveled over 150,000 miles and discovered a number of sophisticated hideaways. Here are their favorites.
These 8 bike tours are the trips that lifelong cyclists dream about taking, from luxury tour companies with sterling reputations.
Napa Valley may be known for wine tastings, but the area is developing more and more bars with creative mixology. Here are 11 places to get a great cocktail.
Our writer traveled to California where she discovered a ryokan in Glen Ellen, a restored mansion in Calistoga and lavish resorts close to St. Helena and Napa.
Amid glitzy chandeliers and blingy surroundings, our writer finds herself being a Winemaker for a Day at Raymond Vineyards.
In Napa and Sonoma valleys, "farm-to-table" cuisine is the norm. Diners get the pleasure of enjoying meals that take full advantage of the region's bounties.
There are a number of activities that can be added to a wine country itinerary to make the journey as memorable for children as for their parents.
After years of seeing the vintage Napa Valley Wine Train, comprised of 100-year-old Pullman rail cars, our writer decides to take it from Napa to St. Helena.
Guided by friendly staff, we visited four boutique wineries in Napa, discovering the subtleties of each vintage and unlocking the mysteries of their terroirs.
Our writer found excellent hideaways in three areas of Northern California wine country: downtown Calistoga, Glen Ellen and Napa.
The Estate is a 22-acre enclave, located right in the center of Yountville, California, that aims to "redesign the Wine Country experience."
Here are 8 restaurants we recommend in Napa Valley, Sonoma County and Mendocino County. As wineries have proliferated, so too have wonderful places to eat.
One classic city and countryside pairing in the United States is in northern California, where two of the world’s most famous wine regions lie just an hour from one of America’s most picturesque cities.
Andrew Harper's wine concierge, Hal Oates, shares three new winery experiences offering private access for collectors.
For oenophiles, there is nothing better than a weekend dedicated to wine. These six food and wine hotels offer something for everyone.
Hal and the Porthos team sample more than 5,000 wines annually. The following are Hal’s favorite California wine picks from his tastings in 2015.
Lucy delivers exquisite New American–style dishes from a menu that’s divided into three distinct sections: garden, ocean and range.
The three Michelin-starred Restaurant at Meadowood is serving up inspired modern American cuisine composed of locally sourced food from the Napa Valley.
Enjoy this list of current favorite boutique-production Napa Cabernets costing less than $200 from the Andrew Harper Wine Concierge, Porthos.
Our Research Editor shares details and tips from a relaxing vacation at the Poetry Inn in the Stags Leap District of California's Napa Valley.
Sasha, one of our Travel Consultants, shares travel tips and experiences from a six-night vacation to San Francisco, Sausalito and Napa Valley this past fall.
It is with sincere relief that we report that all of our recommended properties in Napa County are safe and sound after the early morning earthquake on Sunday, August 24, 2014.
Congratulations to 2013 Hideaway Report Reader Survey favorite Auberge du Soleil in Napa, California.
I never tire of this blissful resort terraced into a hillside overlooking the Rutherford vineyards. The 55 villa-style lodgings feature terra-cotta floors, fireplaces, oversize baths and picturesque verandas.
The inaugural BottleRock Napa Valley Festival will be held May 9 - 12, 2013 in downtown Napa.
The Restaurant at Meadowood has a new private dining room with seating for twelve as well as an expanded bar area with dining options.
Jim Treadway, the general manager of Bardessono, is also founder, co-owner and chairman of MTM Luxury Lodging.
Travel is often exhilarating and intoxicating, but it also bequeaths a fund of memories that is a lifelong source of solace and delight. Here are six trip highlights from 2012 that will forever inspire interludes of fireside reverie.
Despite its setting in the heart of the Napa Valley, the spare construction of Bardessono is more reminiscent of Southern California.