18 Mar '11, 10pm

Hotel Yountville: The French Countryside Comes to Napa Valley

Hotel Yountville: The French Countryside Comes to Napa Valley

That's why we were all atwitter to learn about the opening of a new hotel in the heart of the valley in the winemaking hamlet of Yountville. Perhaps a little lacking in imagination (though you'd be hard-pressed to forget where it is), it's called the Hotel Yountville, and is in what used to be a decent but uninspired hotel called the Yountville Inn. Don't let its dowdy past fool you, though, the new Hotel Yountville is a premium vacation destination that can compete with many of the valley's big-name resorts. That's no wonder, since it is managed by the former owners of another of our favorite luxury properties in the area, the Milliken Creek Inn and Spa. The Ambiance Overall, the hotel feels like a little French country village thanks to stone buildings constructed from local Napa river rock mixed liberally with heavy timber beams and copper accents on the building exteri...

Full article: http://www.justluxe.com/travel/spa/feature-1443485.php

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Suite of the week: Royal Suite at the Hotel Imperial, Vienna

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aluxurytravelblog.com 19 Mar '11, 5pm

Today’s Royal Suites were once the private apartments of the palace’s owner, Phillip of Wurttemberg. Exquisite crystal cha...