Congratulations to 2013 Hideaway Report Reader Survey favorite Auberge du Soleil in Napa, California. Here are some recent favorite images of the property shared by guests on Instagram. Download the complete 2013 Hideaway Report Reader Survey results including the best beach resorts, city hotels, family escapes, food and wine properties, golf destinations and spas. Auberge du Soleil, Napa, California. Download the [...]
Photographs from Andrew Harper’s visit to Bardessono, 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. The new dining room overlooks a small, private garden as intended for celebrations as well as local vintners wishing to host dinners with their wines alongside the restaurant’s menus. [...]
Bardessono, Yountville, California Despite its setting in the heart of the Napa Valley, the spare construction of Bardessono is more reminiscent of Southern California. The 62-room resort opened in February 2009, and its rooftop pool provides wonderful views of the Stags Leap Palisades and the Mayacamas Mountains. Yountville is an engaging town of 4,000, [...]
Milliken Creek, a sparkling 12-suite property on the Silverado Trail, was just formally recommended by the 2012 San Francisco Michelin Guide, which noted: “It’s not just the country charm of the rooms that takes your breath away – the grounds are breathtaking.” Auberge du Soleil will be unveiling a redesigned maison in April. Appointed by [...]
A recent incognito video from the Napa Valley’s Bardessono. Read Mr. Harper’s full review at AndrewHarper.com.
Balmy spring days have finally arrived in the greater San Francisco Bay Area, and the Napa and Sonoma valleys are alive with possibility. Here’s a taste of what’s happening at Harper-recommended properties in California’s classic wine country: The Restaurant at Meadowood (pictured above) in St. Helena recently received its third Michelin star, joining Thomas Keller’s [...]