Top 10 vineyard inns

This month, we’re celebrating ten vineyard inns that offer unparalleled wine-related experiences, from examining the day-to-day operations of a working vineyard and taking vineyard tours to sitting in on wine tastings and learning more about the art and science of making wine.

Agriturismo Marciano
Siena, Italy

Agriturismo Marciano Appearing on our list of Top 10 Vineyard Inns in 2013, this historic inn on a working 23-hectare farm in the Tuscan countryside not only offers a peaceful rural getaway but also the close proximity to the medieval town of Siena. The ancient farmhouse has five double bedrooms and one suite, all with private ensuite bathrooms and sweeping views. Experience the ultimate in agritourism by watching the production of wine and olive oil according to organic, sustainable methods and taking lessons in wine growing, wine making, and wine tasting held directly in the vineyards and the winery.

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Banner Elk Winery & Villa
Banner Elk, NC

Banner Elk Winery & Villa Nestled in the picturesque Blue Ridge Mountains in the heart of North Carolina’s High Country, this luxury bed and breakfast is surrounded by more than seven acres of rolling hills, vineyards, and blueberry orchards. Each of the eight guest suites feature a king- or queen-sized bed adorned in plush linens and pillows and a private ensuite bathroom with a Jacuzzi bathtub, and two of the suites include fireplaces. Sit next to the stone fire pit and sip award-winning wines from the acclaimed Banner Elk Winery that have captured the delicate nuance and subtle flavors of the locally-grown grapes.

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Glass House Winery Bed and Breakfast
Charlottesville, VA

Glass House Winery Bed and Breakfast Located at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains in central Virginia, this bed and breakfast sits atop a small hill in the heart of the Monticello Wine Trail and overlooks the Glass House Winery and Vineyards. While the five bedrooms all have private ensuite bathrooms, the three ground-floor bedrooms feature heated thermal bamboo floors and the two-bedroom suite upstairs boasts a living room, dining room, and full kitchen. The winery offers artisan wines crafted from locally cultivated grapes, including estate wines, blends, and a house chocolate wine, as well as a selection of handmade chocolates.

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Hermann Hill Vineyard & Inn
Hermann, MO

Hermann Hill Vineyard & Inn Set on top of a bluff overlooking the Missouri River Valley and vineyards of Norton grapes, this upscale bed and breakfast appeared on our list of Top 10 Vineyard Inns in 2013. The inn is within walking distance of two historic wineries and within a 15-mile radius of seven award-winning wineries. The eight guest suites each feature king-sized sleigh beds, private balconies or patios, and luxurious private ensuite bathrooms with two-person Jacuzzi bathtubs and steam showers, while the one-bedroom cottages offer full kitchens, decks with gas grills, and hot tubs with views of the river.

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JUST Inn at JUSTIN Vineyards & Winery
Paso Robles, CA

JUST Inn at JUSTIN Vineyards & Winery Located in the Paso Robles appellation of California’s Central Coast, a region containing the third highest concentration of wineries in the United States, this unique bed and breakfast combines five-star luxury with the opportunity to experience life on a working vineyard and winery. The three suites include a king- or queen-sized Tempur-Pedic bed, fireplace, and an ensuite bathroom with a hydro-spa bathtub. Guests needing more space can rent the Vintners Villa, the inn’s 1,400-square-foot townhouse apartment with private kitchen and dining room. Each stay includes a bottle of JUSTIN wine, vineyard tour, wine tasting, and in-suite breakfast delivery.

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Southern Mansion
Cape May, NJ

Southern Mansion As one of the most beloved bed and breakfasts in Cape May, this historic antebellum-style estate is set on one-and-a-half acres of meticulously maintained gardens and is only a five-minute walk away from the best beaches, shops, and restaurants in South Jersey. All of the guestrooms offer private bathrooms with hand-painted tile showers, and most rooms include king-sized beds. During your stay, tour the property’s Willow Creek Winery with its 50-acre grounds featuring elaborate gardens designed by Longwood garden professionals and a 9,500-square-foot wine tasting villa.

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Une Campagne en Provence
Bras, France

Une Campagne en Provence This stunning bed and breakfast sits on a 400-acre Templar farming estate in the heart of Provence, the grounds of which include fountains in the Mediterranean garden, large swimming pool, and a forest of 3,750 trees. The main house is arranged around a central patio with stairs leading to guestrooms and suites featuring spacious windows, terracotta floors, and comfortable beds draped with plush quilts. Families and those traveling as a group can rent one of the three four-person apartments equipped with two bedrooms overlooking the vineyard, a sitting room, and a fully equipped kitchen.

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The Villas at Gervasi Vineyard
Canton, OH

The Villas at Gervasi Vineyard The peaceful setting and luxurious amenities help make this Tuscan-inspired bed and breakfast in Northeast Ohio a memorable destination. The 55-acre property has six villas, each comprised of four suites that feature an open lay-out, stucco walls, heated travertine limestone floors, fireplaces, and a spacious bathroom with a stone walk-in shower. The completely restored vineyard farmhouse, with its four bedrooms, two bathrooms, and full modern kitchen is also available for overnight stays. Just across the spring-fed lake from the villas are the bistro, marketplace, and vineyard, which offers tours and classes about wine appreciation, tasting, and food pairing.

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Wild Coyote B&B ~ Estate Winery
Paso Robles, CA

Wild Coyote B&B ~ Estate Winery Situated on a mountaintop at the center of a 40-acre vineyard, this romantic Santa Fe-style bed and breakfast features hacienda-inspired artwork and décor. Each of the five casitas offers adobe-style architecture with a king- or queen-sized Tempur-Pedic bed, Kiva fireplace, full ensuite bathroom, and private patio with panoramic views of the vineyards, orchards, and surrounding canyon of the Santa Lucia Mountains. Your stay includes a complimentary bottle of wine, admission to the on-site wine tasting room, and a winery tour and barrel tasting with the family of winemakers.

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Youngberg Hill Vineyard and Inn
McMinnville, OR

Youngberg Hill Vineyard and Inn Centrally located in the Willamette Valley, this luxurious bed and breakfast is perched atop a mountain on 50 acres of land, surrounded by a 20-year-old organic vineyard planted with 22 acres of Pinot Noir and Pinot Gris grapes. The spacious inn is encircled by covered porches overlooking the Cascade Mountains and features four king suites and four queen guestrooms, all of which have private in-suite baths. Wine aficionados will love that there are more than 100 wineries and tasting rooms within a 20-minute drive of the property, making this bed and breakfast to serve as your base camp as you explore the Oregon wine country.

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