Sonoma is best known for its location in the heart of the wine region of the Sonoma Valley, but locally it’s just as well known for its town square, California’s oldest. Lined with historic buildings this is a great spot to start your exploration of this little town. It’s also a great place to start tasting the local offerings, but you’ll find plenty of tasting rooms, restaurants and hotels to move on to. Many of the best places to stay in Sonoma are within a short walk of this square.
Our pick of the best places to stay in Sonoma are all ideally situated for exploring this lovely region and tasting its wines.
A casual chic inn, nestled in the famous Sonoma Valley. Decor is minimalist and sleek, with comfy beds, fire places, private balconies and seating areas. Explore the town like a local with all main attractions within walking distance, or make use of hotel bikes! Rooftop hot tub is a must!
A 19th century vineyard estate in the historic town of Sonoma, transformed into a luxurious Inn and spectacular garden spa. Rooms and suites are effortlessly stylish and opulent in chic oriental style. Endless opportunities to explore; on wheels, in the saddle, you name it! Fun and sophisticated.
In the Heart of Sonoma Wine Country rests this idyllic, wine-loving boutique with access to the diversity of both the coast and mountains. Modern rooms enjoy exposed beams, Romeo and Juliet balconies and views over the 92-acres. Feast your senses in John Ash & Co or head to the bar to unwind.
This quaint hotel sits right on the historic and bustling Sonoma Plaza. The opulent and old world ambiance is accentuated by floor to ceiling windows, ornately carved ceiling beams, antique furnishings, plush linens and palatial en suites. A free wine tasting is available for guests.
Romantic getaway in the heart of Wine Country has a pool, welcoming fireplaces and spa treatments for days. Large Italian style rooms - contemporary, yet cosy, with designer bathrooms. Dine at the hotel for Italian cuisine or the many local eateries. Explore the wineries by foot, bicycle or horse.
Idyllic inn in the heart of Russian River Valley in Sonoma wine country with a renowned Michelin-starred restaurant. The intimate rooms include fireplaces and spa baths, and are tastefully furnished with contemporary items. The restaurant is spectacular, and the pool and gardens are picturesque.