9 St. Helena Wineries You Won’t Want to Miss
August 31, 2017
There are several reasons you are dreaming of a trip to the Napa Valley and we bet we can guess what’s No. 1 on that list. Wine! That’s exactly why more than 3 million people visit this region each year. We may be slightly biased, but we believe St. Helena is the perfect place to plan your wine country getaway. It has everything you’ll need, including a private getaway, an array of delicious restaurants and nearly 20 St. Helena wineries.
For all of our favorite St. Helena wineries and what to do at each, download our free St. Helena Vacation Guide!
St. Helena Wineries
Some of the more famous St. Helena wineries include Beringer Vineyards, the oldest continually operating winery in Napa Valley. Sutter Home is another well-known label right here in St. Helena. Yet another household name is the Charles Krug – Peter Mondavi Family winery. In addition to the names you recognize, there are many smaller wineries we can suggest for a well-rounded tasting tour.
The following list is just a very few of the wonderful wineries in our region.
- V. Sattui Winery
- Alpha Omega Winery
- Ehlers Estate Winery
- Quintessa Winery
- Long Meadow Ranch Winery
- St. Clement Winery
For additional winery suggestions, please ask our front desk staff at the Wine Country Inn. We are happy to help you determine which wineries to visit depending on your favorite wines! For a complete list of all the local wineries, please visit the St. Helena Chamber of Commerce.
Visit Our Winery Neighbors
Keep in mind that wineries do charge a tasting fee. The Wine Country Inn is so pleased to have formed relationships with the various wineries in the area. Several of our neighbors have given us free tasting passes just for our guests. So even if you already have a few wineries you know you would like to visit, please be sure to check with our Front Desk first, as we might be able to save you a little money.
Wine Country Tours by the Wine Country Inn
With more than 600 wineries in Napa Valley, 17 in St. Helena alone, it can be a little overwhelming deciding which wineries to visit. Not to worry, the Wine Country Inn offers Napa Valley Wine Country Tours so you can sit back, relax and enjoy the experience rather than worry about which vineyards to visit and how to get there.
Planning Your Trip
Before you begin mapping out which wineries you’d like to visit, you’ll need to plan your trip to Napa Valley. Be sure to download our Free Vacation Guide to help you! It contains very helpful information regarding things to do and places to go, as well as outlines the accommodations we have available right here at the Wine Country Inn. Our inn is the perfect home base for an unforgettable Wine Country vacation or weekend getaway. We have evolved from Napa Valley’s very first bed and breakfast inn into a magnificent antique-filled boutique hotel surrounded by vineyards and secluded at the end of a country lane. Relax in luxury in one of our elegant cottages, suites or rooms and enjoy a delicious breakfast each morning.
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