Whether you’re planning a trip to Napa, Sonoma, or the Central Coast, here are the top spots in wine country to put on your itinerary.

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Don Riddle
Don Riddle

Wine country travel always indexes big in the Sunset Annual Travel Awards, and in 2023 it was a banner year for hotels, restaurants, and tasting experiences in our favorite vinous California destinations.

Hotels and Resorts

From sprawling luxury resorts to your private manor, here’s where to book a room among the vines.

Restaurants, Shops, and Tasting Rooms

These eating establishments, bakeries, wineries, and more prove that Western wine country is even more of a delicious destination than ever before.