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Frank Schulenburg
Frank Schulenburg

The Lodge at Sonoma Renaissance Resort & Spa

Each Thursday, join winemakers and educators from local wineries to taste some of their finest offerings.

Enjoy wine country in style with a stay at our breathtaking Sonoma resort and spa. Resident Navigator Katie will be your guide to some of the finest wineries in California, including all the local favorites that can be discovered on the daily Platypus Tours. Alternatively, get a bird's-eye view from above the valley with Wine Country Balloon Tours. And after a day of sipping the best the California vine has to offer, come back to the ranch and let us pair some delicious local vintages with the Mediterranean-inspired cuisine of the Carneros Bistro. If all that hasn't relaxed you enough, why not indulge your decadent side with a massage in our award-winning, on-site spa?

The amenities

  • Plush Bedding
  • Personal Navigator
  • JOYA NYC Fragrance
  • Multi-Cultural Cuisine
  • RLife Live Wine Series
  • Flat-Screen HDTVs
  • Spa Services
  • Valet Dry-Cleaning
  • Pet Friendly
  • Mobile check-in
Full hotel details

Sonoma Valley Museum

Deep insights into Sonoma's rich historical past through a wide collection of art, educational sessions and a library.
You'll find the Sonoma Valley Museum of art just before the square. Visit this lovely museum to view some amazing works of art from around the world. Their exhibitions are truly amazing. If you visit on Wednesdays admission is free!
Address:551 Broadway, Sonoma, 95476
phone:+1 707 939 7862
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Sisters Consignment

You'll find brand-name designers at this upscale consignment shop. The friendly staff will help find a perfect outfit.
Visit Sisters Consignment Couture for that perfect vintage frock you've been looking for! Their selection offers a variety of choices for every budget. These lovely ladies want every woman to feel lovely in everything that they wear. Visit often as their selection changes daily!
Address:117 West Napa Street, Suite B, Sonoma, 95476
phone:+1 707 933 8422
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Sweet Scoops Ice Cream

Family-run, homemade ice cream featuring local ingredients.
This special ice cream shop will transport you to your childhood. Sweet Scoops Ice Cream features homemade, fresh ice cream and loves to feature local ingredients like Walmaugh strawberrys and Pangloss wine in their ice cream. Stroll across the Sonoma Plaza after your dinner and indulge for a night. Their flavors rotate so don't forget to go back often!
Address:408 1st St. E., Sonoma, 95476
phone:+707 721 1187

Pangloss Cellars

Your new favorite winery you never knew about!
Pangloss Cellars has renovated a historical building on beautiful Sonoma Plaza. Walking in you will immediately feel relaxed, like you're walking into your best friend's living room. Trying their wine will make you fall in love every sip you take. From their Sauvignon Blanc to Cabernet Sauvignon and Pinot Noir, you will never be disappointed with what you try.
Address:35 East Napa Street, Sonoma, 95476
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Sonoma Traintown

Take your kids for a ride on this scaled down train. It stops in an old timey miniature town, complete with a petting zoo.
Join the local kids favorite place to play! Traintown is located right across the street from the hotel so it's quick and easy. Ride the train through their tunnels and over brides; your ride will end at a miniature town with a petting zoo! Don't forget about their amusement rides. Admission is free; ride tickets available for purchase.
Address:20264 Broadway Sonoma, Sonoma, 95476
phone:+1 707 938 3912
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Sign of the Bear

With a large selection of cooking supplies and gourmet food, this shop is a must for those who like to spend time in the kitchen.
This store has everything you didn't know you needed for your kitchen! From dishes to serve-ware to cookbooks and accessories Sign of the Bear has what you need to make your kitchen spectacular. Wander through their aisles and you'll find amazing local goods and wares. Don't wander into this shop if you're short on time though... you'll want to stay there for hours!
Address:435 1st Street West, Sonoma, 95476
phone:+1 707 996 3722
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Azur Wines

A French-style Rose that will make you fall in love with wine all over again!
A husband and wife team who love wine just as much as they love their family. Julien, the husband & wine-maker, sought out to make a rose that was unlike anything here in California - and he succeeded! Visit the barn on their property and have a delightful experience with the beauty of the Napa hills surrounding or take a visit to their majestic caves.
Address:2238 First Avenue, Napa, 94558
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Cellar Tasting at Pangloss

Enjoy the delicious wines of Pangloss Cellars accompanied by local cheeses & charcuterie!
Elevate your bar tasting at the gorgeous Pangloss Cellars by booking a cellar tasting! Not only will you enjoy their delightful wines, but you will also receive an expertly paired cheese and charcuterie plate. Their in-house chef has fun with the pairings so you will be pleasantly surprised. Cozy up on their gorgeous couches and enjoy!
Address:35 East Napa Street, Sonoma, 95476
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The Fremont Diner

Farm-fresh and locally-purveyed produce create inventive Southern specialties.
The Fremont Diner is Sonoma's hole-in-the-wall, locals-favorite diner that's easy to drive by but once you eat there you will never forget! They don't take reservations so be prepared to wait a bit but that wait will be worth it. Don't forget to try their signature Biscuits & Gravy while you are there.
Address:2698 Fremont Drive, Sonoma, 95476
phone:+1 707 938 7370

Fat Pilgrim

Whether it is home decor with a vintage appeal, specialty foods, or unique handmade gifts, Fat Pilgrim is your shrine for quirky kitsch.
Located a short drive South from the hotel, this quaint store is a lovely place to shop and find unique treasures! You can easily spend hours in this store perusing their delights of home decor and furniture, novelty and gift items, specialty soaps, and even some quirky food items. One of the best places to bring some fun gifts home with you.
Address:20820 Broadway, Sonoma, 95476
phone:+1 707 721 1287

LOLA Wines

A quaint cottage in Calistoga featuring a homey environment with spectacular wines.
LOLA Wines is a small, boutique winery who's goal is to bring delectable wines that are approachable. Seth, the owner and winemaker, born and raised in Florida always dreamed of making wine. Sit down in the dining room of the cottage to enjoy some wines and some fabulous local cheeses or enjoy the outdoor gardens. Maybe if you're lucky, you can rent one of their guest cottages.
Address:916 Foothill Blvd, Calistoga, 94515
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Gunsite Rock

A gorgeous view at the top but a hard 7 miles from Sugarloaf Ride State Park to get there.
For avid hikers (or not so avid hikers), hiking to the top of Gunsite Rock will be a challenge but the view at the top is spectacular. Go on a clear day and you can see all the way out to the bay! Be sure to bring some water and snacks because you'll be sure to want to have lunch at the top to rest.
Address:2605 Adobe Canyon Rd, Kenwood, 95452
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VJB Vineyard and Cellars

Travel to the Italian wine country without leaving Sonoma Valley!
Walking into VJB you are transported into an Italian-style Villa. Enjoy their hospitality by enjoying their Italian style wines in the beautiful courtyard setting. Don't forget to order a homemade wood-fired pizza or grab a scoop of gelato from their gelato shop! If you are looking for those varietals that aren't found outside of Italy, you have found your spot.
Address:60 Shaw Avenue, Kenwood, 95452
phone:+1 707 833 2300
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Hamel Family Wines

Say Salut to Sonoma Valley's finest wines, breathtaking views of the vineyards and the Hamel family's genuine hospitality.
Address:15401 Sonoma Highway, Sonoma, 95476
phone:+1 707 996 5800
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The Donum Estate

The meaning of the word Donum, “gift of the land,” is represented in their selection of home-grown Pinot Noir.
Visiting Donum transports you to a world in which only vineyards and spectacular wines are present. For the Pinot Noir and Chardonnay fans, this is one of the premier spots to visit.
Address:24520 Ramal Road, Sonoma, 95476
phone:+1 707 939 2290
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Ramekins Culinary School

Ramekins is a gourmet culinary school that offers a wide range of interesting and highly-regarded cooking classes.
If you want to feel like a culinary mastermind this is the place for you! Reserve your space in advance as their classes do tend to book quickly. This Spanish-style retreat is a perfect space to escape for a few hours and learn something decadently new!
Address:450 West Spain Street, Sonoma, 95476
phone:+1 707 933 0450
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Crisp Bake Shop

Your new favorite bakery for classic American sweets and treats, many of them organic, gluten free or vegan.
Crisp Bake Shop is the cozy bakery just around the corner that is a delight to sit and savor the sweet treats! Enjoy their friendly hospitality while savoring a delicious chocolate chunk sea salt cookie or almond croissant. Don't forget they serve lunch to. Get there before all the deliciousness is gone.
Address:720 West Napa Street, Sonoma, 95476
phone:+1 707 933 9999
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Della Santina's

It's all about pasta at this family-style Italian trattoria. The space is small (and always full)
Visit Della Santina's with your significant other or best friends! Their cozy restaurant always has amazing flower arrangements for you to enjoy while you eat authentic pastas, rotisserie meats and signature Italian dishes. Their warm and hospitable staff will leave you with a happy feeling. If the weather is nice, ask about their patio seating!
Address:133 East Napa Street, Sonoma, 95476
phone:+1 707 935 0576
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Kunde Family Winery

Family-owned and managed, a locals favorite to enjoy a bottle of wine on the patio or view the Mountain Top Tasting.
Kunde Family Winery is in the fourth and fifth generation of family running and managing the vineyard. A great winery with amazing Sonoma Valley history behind it. Visit the tasting room, a replica of the original barn, and have a seated tasting and cheese plate in the Kinneybrook Room! Or view their beautiful wine caves, every hour, which house over 6,000 barrels!
Address:9825 Sonoma Hwy., Kenwood, 95452
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St. Francis Winery

A casual tasting room with a variety of fantastic red & white wines with a fantastic view of Hood Mountain.
St. Francis Winery has a wonderful variety of wines that are unique to the Sonoma Valley. Their food & wine pairing is a one of a kind experience, voted the #1 Restaurant in America by OpenTable. If you're short on time, visit the Hospitality Desk and order a cheese plate to go with your tasting flight!
Address:100 Pythian Road at Hwy. 12, Santa Rosa, 95409
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Jack London State Park

Explore the land that inspired Jack London to write the acclaimed book, Valley of the Moon.
Take a hike and visit the cabin where Jack London wrote some of his most popular books. You'll be surrounded by the breathtaking beauty of the mountains surrounding the Sonoma Valley as well as the beauty of the vineyards. For anyone interested in the history of Jack London, there are many historical spots to visit and peruse while here, including the remains of the fascinating Wolf House.
Address:2400 London Ranch Road, Glen Ellen, 95442
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Amizetta Estate Winery

Set high above the hills of Napa Valley and overlooking the little known Lake Hennessey of Napa.
Their wine, along with the view, will leave you breathless! The special location of the hillside allows for some phenomenal Cabernet Sauvignon and Bordeaux varietals. Be sure to go on a sunny day to enjoy the full benefits of the patio and special views.
Address:1099 Greenfield Road St., St. Helena, 95474
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Pizza & Pinot at The General's Daughter

Only $20 gets you one of the freshest personal pizzas you will ever eat and a glass of local Pinot Noir!
Join The General's Daughter on Tuesday nights for Pizza & Pinot. You will sit in a gorgeous historic house while eating a fabulous pizza and an amazing glass of Pinot Noir. It only takes place from 5 - 8 PM and no reservations are needed, so be sure to get there early to reserve your space!
Address:400 W Spain St, Sonoma, 95476
phone:+(707) 933 0450

Harvest Moon Cafe

A delightfully small farm-to-table restaurant.
This restaurant is easy to pass by, but once you've eaten there you will always know where to find it! Harvest Moon Cafe features a seasonal, farm-to-table menu; it's so seasonal that it changes every night so you'll never know what amazing dishes you will be dining on that evening. This cozy and warm space will make you sit closer to your date to increase the ambiance.
Address:487 First Street West, Sonoma, 95476
phone:+707 933 8160

Matanzas Creek Winery

Can't go wrong with lavender fields and a glass of cold Sauvignon Blanc.
It'll take a bit of time to get to Matanzas Creek Winery but once you get there you will be transported to a winery oasis. In the spring their lavender gardens are abundant and fragrant; the perfect landscape to enjoy a glass of Sauvignon Blanc. You'll primarily find Sauvignon Blanc featured here but don't forget to ask about their Cabernet Sauvignon as well.
Address:6097 Bennett Valley Rd, Santa Rosa, 95404
phone:+(707) 528 6464

Repris Wines

An exclusive winery located on the beautiful Moon Mountain that's tucked into a valley.
Featuring Bordeaux varietals, you won't find a more delicious Cabernet Sauvignon or a more exquisite tasting experience. Plan to be guided around their expansive property by a passionate and knowledgeable wine guide while drinking some fabulous wines. Visit the caves and enjoy the echo and the history. Finish this amazing experience with a delightful cheese plate in their turret!
Address:1700 Moon Mountain Rd, Sonoma, 95476
phone:+(707) 931 7701

Texture Wines

It's all about the texture of the wines and the experience.
Texture Wines feature mainly bottles of Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. Now don't say that you're not a Chardonnay fan because Texture will convert you! Everything about the Texture room is true perfection (hint, feel the wallpaper).
Address:35 East Napa Street, Sonoma, 95476
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Arts Guild of Sonoma

Visit the Arts Guild of Sonoma to experience the creativity of local and Bay Area artists.
Visit the Arts Guild of Sonoma to experience the creativity of local and Bay Area artists. One of the oldest, continuously operating artists’ cooperative in the state of California, The Arts Guild of Sonoma is located right off the square at 140 E Napa Street. You can view and purchase art in all mediums - painting, photography, sculpture, jewelry and more.
Address:140 E Napa St, Sonoma, 95476
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