Hotels in Yountville, California, United States of America - your base to discover the city.
Yountville HotelsGolden sunlight hits the hills and filters through to the young, green vines, which stretch in every direction as far as the eye can see. Beneath the leaves, plump, juicy grapes are just beginning to ripen, ready for the wine harvest. This is the very heart of the Napa Valley, and the place where it all began. Now, as well as award-winning wineries, Yountville has established itself as the culinary capital of Napa, so come and feast on Yountville’s delights. Things to seeWith well over a dozen quality wineries within a short drive of Yountville, this is the perfect base to come wine touring. You can choose from taking an organized tour, self-driving, or renting a bicycle and taking a slow, leisurely excursion in this beautiful landscape. Even better is an air balloon ride over the vineyards and hills. The Napa Valley Balloon base is located very close to the center of Yountville. When you return from the skies, you can walk straight into Domaine Chandon, located right next door. This is one of the most established restaurants and wineries, with a glittering Michelin star to its name. You can expect the most delicious meal of your life, complemented by incredible house wines. Then see what’s on at the Napa Valley Museum, which is really more of an exhibition center, with art galas or independent film showings often on in the evening. Hotels in YountvilleYou came here for sublime food, heavenly wines, and a landscape to make you sigh with happiness – you can hardly ruin all that with a run-of-the-mill hotel. Fortunately, they don’t exist in Yountville. Instead, you have a choice of unique hotels, from luxury resorts to vintage guesthouses. You won’t find many budget options here, but there are good value hotels on offer, with services including sumptuous spas and elegant rooms fitted with modern amenities. The guesthouses tend to be more rural and offer a cooked breakfast, while the luxury hotels are more central and have their own gourmet restaurants. Where to stayTo splash out on a 5 star hotel and to have the easiest access to Yountville’s vineyards, restaurants, and attractions, the town center is the best place to stay. There are numerous luxury hotels to choose from here, from the utterly sleek and modern, to the rustic and charming. If your budget won’t stretch that far, or you’re looking for an even more rural stay, out in the hills of Napa Valley, try one of the guesthouses or resorts north or south of the center. You’ll be right amid vineyards and golf courses, and Yountville’s attractions are within easy reach. How to get to YountvilleYountville is easily accessed from San Francisco International, Oakland International or Sacramento Airport. All 3 are about 60 miles away, and it takes about an hour and a half to reach Yountville from any of them. San Francisco is the major hub, receiving flights from all over the world. From the airport, there are several shuttle bus services to Yountville from the terminal. Some of the hotels can also arrange their own shuttle services for you. Hiring a car is another possibility, or if this is the trip of a lifetime, you can even travel by helicopter.