Wine country's sprawling luxury retreat
The moment you pass through the grand entrance of Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa, you are enveloped in an oasis of the senses, from the perfumed air with scents of eucalyptus, pine and cedar incense, to the gentle sounds of bubbling fountains. The Fairmount Sonoma Mission Inn is steeped in history and draws upon the tranquility of its thermal mineral springs, which have been the source of renewal and relaxation for more than 85 years.
Behind the ivy-covered walls, you’ll find 13 acres surrounded by redwood and olive trees, with open courtyards, shady nooks, secluded garden spaces and spring-fed pools. Centered in the heart of wine country and infused with the laid-back charm of Sonoma, the luxury hotel lets you experience the flavors of the region with California-French fine dining in the esteemed Santé Restaurant, or a casual afternoon wine tasting in the legendary lobby.
The centerpiece of the Sonoma hotel is the 42,000-square-foot Willow Stream Spa. The spa honors the traditions of ancient Egyptian, Greek and Roman civilizations with an array services centered on the famed mineral springs. Unwind in one of the serene spa suites with copper soaking tubs or participate in the daily fitness and wellness activities, such as guided hikes or private Pilates sessions. Golfers are treated with exclusive access to challenging fairways on the private links of the Sonoma Golf Club. Local attractions include the historic Sonoma Plaza, wineries, tasting rooms, shopping, dining and abundant open space for hiking and biking in nearby Jack London State Park.