Santa Rosa, California
We live in a respectful and quiet residential neighborhood with plenty of great walking/running opportunities including some great elevations if you are into cardio.
Due to the serene neighborhood, no events or parties are permitted on property.
Downtown San Francisco: 60-90 minutes
Sonoma County is home to a thriving restaurant scene. The Guest House is within convenient driving distance to many of the area’s top dining establishments include:
Glen Ellen Star
Kenwood’s Salt and Stone
Sonoma’s El Molino and The Girl and the Fig
Santa Rosa’s Willie's Wine Bar, Bird and the Bottle & Sea Thai Bistro
Healdsburg’s Singlethread, Valette, Bravas, The Matheson & Dry Creek Kitchen are exceptional dining options
Enjoy breakfast nearby at Grossman's Deli, Acre Coffee or the Naked Pig
Downtown Santa Rosa is home to a thriving brewery culture including the Russian River Brewing Company and its sought after “Pliney the Younger”.
West Sonoma county and the towns of Sebastapol and Petaluma are a 20-30 minute drive away and feature excellent dining, unique shopping, vintage/thrift shops, artisanal bakeries, some of the region’s finest dairies and cheese makers.
Calistoga (Napa) is also home to lovely spas and resorts like Solage and Four Seasons.
Some of northern California’s top biking and hiking destinations are only a few minutes drive from the Guest House. These include Hood Mountain Regional Park, Spring Lake Regional Park (seasonal boat rentals), Tione-Annadel State Park, Sugarloaf Ridge State Park, and historic Jack London State Park. Don’t miss out on a trip to the coast where daytime temperatures can be 20-30 degrees cooler than central Sonoma during the sunny, dry, warm summer months. Boating on nearby Lake Sonoma as well as paddling or tubing on the Russian River will round out your visit.
Nearby cultural activities include the state-of-the-art Green Center on the Sonoma State University campus and the Luther Burbank Center which present a wide array of offerings throughout the year. Be sure to catch a performance by the critically acclaimed Transcendence Theater Company if your schedule permits.
Uber, Lyft, local taxis and private drivers are available in the area.