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Relais du Soleil

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Reviewed 12 January 2017

We had our wedding at Relais Du Soleil this past September. I'll get right to the point here, we could not have asked for a more beautiful setting for our special day. From the horses in the fields, to Tim's own special wine, to the ranch's hot tub, to the amazing sculptures, to the amazing breakfasts, to the ranch dog,...

Thank Jeremy Z
Oakland, California
Reviewed 31 August 2016

September will be our two year wedding anniversary, and we had a truly magical wedding at Relais du Soleil. Perfect weather, lovely venue, and we really enjoyed working with Tim. We had an excellent wedding planner, Peter Ruiz, and he worked with Tim to have everything delivered and beautiful for the big day. I had worked for years with Wild...

Thank KMM655
Reviewed 21 August 2016

It was lovely to be welcomed by Tim with a glass of excellent home produced wine. An amazing house with incredible sculptures dotted around the garden. It was great to share the enormous breakfast with others visiting the area and swop stories of travels. A truly idyllic setting just sorry we could have spent more time there. Great place to...

Thank YorkshireSueLondon
Reviewed 3 October 2015

Tim was a magnificent host and quite frankly, we feel blessed that we stumbled upon his dwellings rather than stay in an anonymous hotel in Sonoma or Glen Ellen. He is a true Epicurean and it was wonderful to be welcomed into his tranquil home and share his wine and his magnificent breakfasts. His decor and interests in antique furniture...

2Thank pharoahmo
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 14 June 2015

My husband and I have visited the Napa region a few times and always love to visit Relais du Soleil. It's tucked away, quiet, peaceful, and restorative. Tim is a generous host who will tell you stories, give you wine, and treat you to a delicious home-made breakfast before you leave. I would highly recommend staying here for a night...

2Thank Shirelle33
Santa Rosa, California
Reviewed 4 December 2014

We had the opportunity to spend a night at Relais du Soleil and it was great! My wife and I were greeted by Tim, the Innkeeper that evening and treated to some of his Gold Medal winning Zin blend. The cottage was quaint and comfortable, but the gourmet breakfast he prepared for us the next morning was a foodie's delight....

1Thank shakey26
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 9 November 2014

My father and I were on a long road trip from Vancouver to Los Angeles. Finding Tim and his rustic oasis was just what we needed. He and his pup greeted us with open arms, local cheese and his wine straight from the barrel. Tim is such a lovely guy and he is truly opened his home and everything that...

Thank beau g
Reviewed 2 October 2014

Any time I'm close to the Napa Valley I scheme of ways to get back here. It's a favorite destination for me and an absolute must for you. The scenic drive from Napa (the city) brings you through the trees, over a ridge on a windy road. As you arrive at the property, you cross over a small creek and...

Thank Brian P
Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 9 August 2014

My trip was topped off as perfect all because of this property and the wonderful hospitality of Tim. My mother and I share our birthday so every single year it is special and we spent the majority of our trip by the hot tub or in the barn drinking wine and socializing with friends! There were 7 of us in...

Thank Jessica R
Reviewed 18 October 2013

Absolutely beautiful spot for a wedding. The owner is a lot of fun and his Rhodesian ridgeback is a terrific greater. Guests from all over the country have raved about what a wonderful time they had. If you want to have a wedding in the wine country, this is the place.

Thank luvguiness

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Relais du Soleil " French for rest stop in the sun" sits on Calabazas Creek and across for a State park just off the original wagon trail to Napa. This century young Wine Country Guest Ranch has the beauty of nature and the comfort of classic old fashion service combined with delightful antiques, serene gardens, and a fun private winery. Here you may relax and enjoy nature and use the Relais as a base for great wine tasting trips. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Relais du Soleil

Address: 1210 Nuns Canyon Rd, Glen Ellen, CA 95442-9711
Region: United States > California > Sonoma County > Glen Ellen
Price Range: RM550 - RM1,101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“We stayed in the bunkhouse, it was spacious. Tim does have wifi but you need to ask him about details first.”
pharoahmo, 2 Oct 2015 | Read review
“All equally charming”
867jessicar, 8 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Great place for young wedding party members, not a parent's cup of tea but plenty of rooms for us old folks in the area.”
luvguiness, 17 Oct 2013 | Read review
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