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Give Your Incentive Group A Wine Country Retreat

April 28, 2022
Four wine glasses and a table overlooking a vineyard in Healdsburg

Located just one hour from San Francisco in beautiful wine country, Healdsburg is the perfect place for your next company retreat, board meeting or incentive trip. From our incredible wine and food to world-class resorts, unique venues and endless activities, Healdsburg makes for a truly unforgettable meeting destination. Be Healdsburg successful.  

With over 600 hotel rooms nestled in our luxurious and quaint town, there are endless experiences outside the meeting room that will inspire. Experience delicious wine and food in a vineyard or cave. Teambuilding and sustainable activities such as Russian River cleanup, wild mushroom foraging, or wine grape harvesting, will ensure your next board retreat will not only be unforgettable, but rewarding. 

Hotels and Resorts 

Resorts such as the newly opened Montage Healdsburg offer a luxury stay to your guests. With one-third of each space dedicated to outdoor living on a balcony or deck, the resort boasts 130 bungalow-style guest rooms and suites that blend contemporary influence with environmentally conscious design. Montage Healdsburg offers more than 6,300 square feet of flexible indoor meeting space and a variety of upscale amenities to ensure your event is seamlessly executed, productive and inspiring. 

The collection of three stylish hotels, Hotel Healdsburg, h2hotel and Harmon Guest House are located just steps from the historic Healdsburg Plaza and each other. The collection offers you the unique option to utilize the creative meeting and banquet spaces from any of their hotels in any combination that is best for your event. Customize the experience for your guests with your favorite spaces from the trio of eco-friendly, design-centric, light-filled gems in the heart of Healdsburg. From rooftop meeting space overlooking the plaza to an intimate wine library, your guests will be immersed in wine country’s simplicity and charm.   

Other resorts, boutique hotels and B&B’s such as Hotel Trio, Best Western Dry Creek Inn, Healdsburg Inn on the Plaza, Camellia Inn, Bella Luna Sonoma, and Hotel Les Mars offer different options and oftentimes a more intimate experience. For a full list of our hotels, visit our listings page.  

Getting Here 

A group of four people doing a cheers with wine glasses in Healdsburg

Getting to Healdsburg is also a breeze. Located just 67 miles north of San Francisco, guests can fly into major airports including San Francisco (SFO) or Oakland (OAK). However, located just 10 miles away is the Charles M. Schulz, Sonoma County Airport with flights from Alaska, United, American and Avelo Airlines. Guests from Los Angeles, Orange County, Burbank, San Diego, Seattle, Portland, Dallas, Phoenix, Las Vegas and even San Francisco can fly directly into wine country and be at their hotel in no time. Pro tip: Alaska Airlines offers a “Wine Flies Free” program on travel from Sonoma County. So, reward your guests with a few bottles, or a case of wine to take home!   

Wine 

Nestled in the Dry Creek Valley, Healdsburg is perfectly positioned in the center of three of Sonoma County’s renowned wine growing regions. Healdsburg marries the charm of a traditional agricultural community and the tastemakers that have made it a world-class culinary destination. The town is home to more than 80 wineries and tasting rooms, including more than 30 around the downtown plaza. 

Food  

We’ve got a reputation for good taste. As a culinary epicenter where the wine regions meet, taste the best of Sonoma Wine Country right here. From casual dining at Mateo’s Cocina Latina to five-star experiences at Charlie Palmer’s Dry Creek Kitchen or SingleThread (and its three Michelin stars), this is farm-to-table cuisine at its finest. Fresh organic ingredients full of flavor, artfully crafted by passionate chefs. 

Shopping 

Give your guests a break. Nestled around the historic Healdsburg Plaza, one can explore an array of unique shops, boutiques, wine tasting rooms, and dozens of art galleries. Sip your way around the square and enjoy a day of shopping along the way. From fine art to artisan treasures and modern finds, leave with a lasting reminder. 

Outdoors 

A winery in Healdsburg

Beyond downtown, Healdsburg is surrounded by countryside that invites exploration. With easy access to the Russian River, redwoods, hiking, biking, and horseback riding trails, find a pace that works for you. And after a day of adventuring, treat yourself to a restorative experience. Sip a matcha latte during a soothing foot massage or indulge in luxurious spa treatments that feature locally sourced products. 

So, it’s time to give your group or team a trip of a lifetime, and plan your next meeting or event in Healdsburg, California. World-class wineries, restaurants and resorts will wow and rejuvenate your team for a successful year. Be Healdsburg successful. 

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