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The Visit Napa Valley Blog

Best Pools to Lounge By this Summer

While it’s fun to spend days tasting great wine and eating gourmet food, it’s undeniably glorious to sit by a beautiful pool with a novel and a drink in hand, too. Dozens of Napa Valley resorts have pools worth swimming in, but here’s a look at some of the best of the bunch right now. Calistoga…

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Best Ways to Celebrate Mother's Day in Napa Valley

Mother’s Day is an opportunity to give moms a shout-out, whether it’s brunch, a gift, or flowers. In Napa Valley, it’s always a great time to treat Mom to a meal or outing to recognize the love and kindness she has exhibited over the years. And if you are a mother, it’s a good opportunity to take…

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A Perfect Date in Napa Valley

You’ve clearly done your due diligence and know the Napa Valley is one of the most romantic destinations in the world. With endless vineyard scapes, seasonal dishes, and wine that’s often called ‘bottled poetry,’ the Napa Valley is the perfect couples escape. But, did you know that each of the five…

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The Very Best Eco-Friendly Hotels in Napa Valley

Home to the country’s very first Platinum LEED certified hotel (Bardessono), Napa Valley has helped put green luxury on the map. While the majority of our hotels and resorts are committed to sustainability, water conservation, and green housekeeping practices, a handful of properties go above and…

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Napa Valley's Unique Body Treatments

Yes, there are luxury spas at almost any destination you can imagine. But few are blessed with the abundance of natural resources found here in the Napa Valley. From its world-renowned soils to its…

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Napa Valley Happy Hour: Up Valley

Here in the food-obsessed Napa Valley, happy hours aren’t just about cheap drinks anymore – the traditional nachos or buffalo wings have given way to an endless array of delicious mini-meals. Whether you’re looking for a lighter-fare option or are on a tight budget, these local happy hours are a…

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7 Napa Valley Hotel Bars Worth a Visit

Our legendary hotels and resorts are not just for an epic night’s sleep, they also go above and beyond in their bars. You won’t want to miss these craft cocktails, extensive wine lists and delicious bites! Here are 7 hotel bars worth a visit, along with our favorite cocktails to order: 1. FARM at…

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