Ahoy mateys! Here we've got something a bit special in store for you wine lovers! Jet off to San Fran with your crew then drive to Napa Valley where the wine country in all its glory is just waiting to be explored. Enjoy a stay at 2 luxurious hotels during your stay – including the world-famous, one of a kind Forbes Five Star Resort, the 5* Auberge du Soleil – favoured by celebrities like Julia Roberts. Then explore the Up Valley towns and wineries in your own time. (There are plenty of great wine tour deals over at Groupon for instance!)
Round off the trip with a once in a lifetime ride in hot air balloon majestically gliding over the rolling vineyards. Alternatively, you could also board the Wine Train for a scenic journey with multiple durations, bubbly and 3-course meals onboard along with wine tours! We've based this deal on 4 adults sharing.
Booking info Timeframe: 1. Feb. 2019 - 23. Feb. 2019
Flight & Hotel Details
- Hotel 1 – 5* Auberge du Soleil: 7th - 8th February
- Hotel 2 – 4* Andaz Napa: 8th - 10th February 2019
- Sample flights: 7th - 10th February 2019
Please note -- *Prices are correct at time of publishing, based on the sample dates provided and are subject to fluctuation, depending on availability. Prices are subject to change. Inventory may be limited. Special T&C’s apply.
- Balloon Ride
How to book: You are required to make payments on different booking sites by clicking the GREEN BOOKING BUTTONS above and we recommend doing this on desktop rather than mobile. It is advisable to book your flights first. You can easily price this deal up to suit your travel party by clicking the green buttons. Please be aware that changing the dates/airport may result in a price increase. The prices listed are correct as of the time of posting.
- Travel duration: 3 nights (longer or shorter stays possible)
- Departures spanning February
- Sample dates: 7th – 10th February 2019
- Example flights from London to San Francisco
- Hand luggage included
- 1 night at 5* Auberge du Soleil (w. breakfast) (4.5/5 TripAdvisor)
- 2 nights at 4* Andaz Napa (room only) (4.5/5 TripAdvisor)
- Napa Valley balloon ride (book using booking links)
- Car hire (book using booking links)
- Based on 4 adults sharing
- Not your dates? Adjust search according to preference
Price breakdown for 4 adults sharing:
- Flights – £1124 / 4 = £281* per person
- Hotel 1 – £1,338 / 4 = £334.50* per person
- Hotel 2 – £736 / 4 = £184* per person
- Car hire – £79 / 4 = £19,75* per person
- Balloon ride £592 / 4 = £148* per person
Total cost of holiday £3869 / 4 = £967* per personRemember pirates, this trip is flexible and if the dates, airport, size of travel party or duration are no good for you then just go ahead and adjust the searches using the green buttons above.
About your stay
The 5* Auberge du Soleil is wine country's most iconic luxury property, nestled in a 33-acre sunlit olive grove with majestic views of the renowned Napa Valley. Distinguished as a prestigious Relais & Chateaux property, and the area's only Forbes Five Star resort, here you will be in the lap of luxury with a slew of first class facilities, including an outdoor pool with cabanas, a relaxing health and wellness spa, and fine wining and dining at a Michelin Star restaurant at your disposal.
Relax here for your first night before you explore Napa Valley and the nearby Up Valley wine towns such as St. Helena and Calistoga. We've listed some ideas for wine tours below!
Next head back to Napa for a 2 night stay at the prestigious 4* Andaz Napa offering a relaxing atmosphere, plush accommodation and a cozy fire pit where you can unwind with a bespoke cocktail after a long day of wine tasting, comparing your pictures.
Remember pirates, you could also make this holiday cheaper by opting for less expensive accommodation – we've just given you an example using some of the best of the best.
Getting your car hire
You might want to consider getting your own set of wheels for your holiday. You could snap one up using our car comparison tool from £79 in total. The drive from San Francisco airport takes just over 1h.
Planning your wine tours
Its a virtual wine jungle out there with so many wineries and estates to choose from. Some notable ones are Charles Krug (Napa Valley’s oldest winery), Robert Mondavi, Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars and Merryvale Vineyards. Or for a more boutique experience, why not check out Stewart Cellars and Goosecross Cellars? Do your research before your trip, a lot of hotel's organise trips, or you can have a look over at Groupon US to bag wine tours at great prices!
About the Wine Train
Half-day tours, full-day tours, murder mystery tours, castle tours, estate tours... You name it, the Wine Train has it all, and takes you for a scenic ride through the wine country, and a trip down memory lane where you get to learn about the legacy of some of the oldest wineries in the region. Along the way you get to tuck into gourmet food, some bubbly and wine, of course! Prices start from app. £144* per person.