CAMELLIA INN – Sonoma Wine Country Bed & Breakfast Inn2018-01-25T03:13:42+00:00
healdsburg bed and breakfast inn surrounded by lush gardens

CAMELLIA INN
211 North St, Healdsburg, CA 95448

• Go direct to website: camelliainn.com
• Reservations: 707-433-8182; 800-727-8182
• Email: lucy@camelliainn.com
• Innkeeper: Lucy Lewand

DESCRIPTION
Welcome to the Camellia Inn, a charming 1869 Italianate Victorian Inn in California’s Wine Country where Old World charm blends perfectly with modern luxury amenities to provide an affordable Healdsburg bed and breakast Inn experience. Surrounded by more than 50 varieties of its signature camellias, the Inn blends an authentic vintage environment with modern luxury amenities to create a memorable getaway. Nine rooms and suites each offer private baths and complete privacy, with a full breakfast each morning.

The Inn is located just steps from the historic Plaza in Healdsburg, affording guests the opportunity to easily explore on foot the many specialty shops, antique stores and trendy restaurants clustered around it. 

CUISINE
The cuisine served to guests at the Camellia Inn is a fusion of Wine Country cuisine and Traditional European. Using the freshest local ingredients sourced from the bounty of the surrounding rich agricultural landscape the inn breakfasts are always seasonal delights. We believe in supporting our local farmers, ranchers, and local businesses. Whenever possible, our breakfast ingredients are locally-sourced, organic and sustainable, in-season and “right off the farm” fresh.

If you’ve never had an egg that wasn’t shipped to a grocery store from far away, eating breakfast at the Camellia Inn will be a revelation. Our eggs come from local hens that are well treated, and they’re delivered fresh daily. Fresh fruit, delicious baked goods and egg rich dishes are often on the menu. Health conscious guests will find yogurt, granola and popular American cereals also available. Afternoons the scent of chocolate and other sweet delights fill the air as guests arrive. In the early evening local wine and an ever-changing cheese tray with fruit and accompaniments are served.

ACCOMMODATIONS
The Camellia Inn has a variety of room styles. The Queen Deluxe Rooms are plush and luxurious featuring canopy or four-poster beds, pampering whirlpool tubs for two and romantic gas fireplaces. The inn’s Family Suite includes a full size Queen room, large bathroom and a cozy smaller room with a trundle bed. The Inn’s Queen rooms are elegant and lovely. Do you prefer a 1830s tiger maple bed or an airy canopy bed? All the delightful Queen Rooms include private baths. The cozy Double Room has an antique iron bedstead and antique dresser from the family home. A large, private classic 1920s bathroom with an extra long tub is across a short hallway.

SPECIAL FEATURES
• Swimming pool available to guest in the warmer months. The new Spa at the Camellia Inn was created to enhance a memorable experience of luxurious relaxation. Located in our original sun porch with period tile floors and tall ceiling, it is an elegant sanctuary of retreat. We also offer individual massages in several of our guest rooms ($35 upgrade).

• Surrounding the bed and breakfast inn are three renowned wine growing regions, the Dry Creek Valley, Alexander Valley and Russian River Valley and dozens of wine hospitality rooms for the areas premier wineries. Napa Valley, Sonoma Valley, the Russian River, the Pacific Ocean, Armstrong Redwoods and Mendocino are close enough for a day trip.

• At the inn we’re committed to energy conservation and sustainability and have been for as long as we’ve been in business. We’ve had solar water preheaters and a solar pool heater for more than 20 years. We use liquid soap in our rooms. We’ve recycled and composted for years. Our linens are 100% eco-friendly and recyclable.

ABOUT SONOMA COUNTY

Trip Advisor named Sonoma County as the #1 Wine Country destination in the U.S. Stay at our Sonoma Wine Country Bed & Breakfasts, Luxury Inns, and Distinctive Cottages ... they are the essence of the Sonoma vibe!

Sonoma County is conveniently located less than 30 miles north of San Francisco. Boasting over 200 of the world's most award-winning wineries, 76 miles of scenic coastline, pristine beaches, the mystical Russian River, majestic redwoods, 21 challenging golf courses, a thrilling road course and drag strip, more than 40 spas, outstanding theaters, fascinating museums, shopping, botanical gardens, galleries, diverse festivals, farm markets and incredible eateries, farmer's markets and ethnic restaurants.

This national and international first class meeting and leisure travel destination also includes miles of scenic Pacific Ocean coastline, pristine beaches, the mystical Russian River, majestic redwood groves, thriving wetlands, tranquil inland lakes and rolling mountain's natural splendor.

VALLEYS & VINEYARDS: Sonoma Country's vineyard-lined valleys open up creating wide expanses with abundant wineries and easy access to the area's towns and villages.

Sonoma County's northern-most town is Cloverdale. Located in the Alexander Valley, close to dozens of wineries and Lake Sonoma, Cloverdale features the largest public park on the Russian River and charming downtown with antique shops and multicultural events on the Plaza.

Situated between the Alexander, Dry Creek and Russian River Valleys, European ambiance abounds in the charming town of Healdsburg. World-class restaurants, art galleries, boutique shopping and luxurious accommodations welcome visitors any time of year.

For an old west feel, Geyserville features buildings dating from the 1800's and the first collective tasting room in California.

Windsor is the newest hot spot for dining and shopping in Sonoma Country. Clustered around the Town Green and Old Downtown, Windsor offers unique shops, restaurants, festivals, and musical entertainment for every age group.

Santa Rosa, home to the California welcome center and the perfect central headquarters to experience sonoma country. Santa Rosa's central location blends relaxed urban appeal and dozens of nearby wineries. A "must" stop for all visitors, the California Welcome Center is housed in the historic Railroad Square and features visitor information and expert staff to assist visitors. "Peanuts" fans will enjoy the Charles M. Schulz Museum and Research Center, giving visitors a chance to view original artwork and memorabilia. Snoopy's Home Ice Arena, Gallery and Gift shop are popular visitor stops.

From tranquil to thrilling, Sonoma Country offers a plethora of entertainment options. The Luther Burbank Home and Gardens and Luther Burbank Center for the Performing Arts blend musical talent with the famous horticulturalist's gardens and sculptures. Or take a ride on the wild side and experience the African Savannah in Sonoma Country. Safari West, a wildlife preserve where the whole family can experience and learn about animals in wild habitat, offers up close and personal encounters with giraffe, gazelle, oryx, ostrich, African antelope and cheetahs.

Founded in 1835, the town of Sonoma is the site of California's oldest Plaza. Stroll around the picturesque town square, visit the historic mission and enjoy chic boutiques and restaurants, art galleries and artisan food products including breads, cheeses and olive oils. The charming villages of Glen Ellen and Kenwood are home to award-winning wineries, eclectic shops and the famous Jack London State Park.

RUSSIAN RIVER REGION: The Russian River resort towns are defined by the meandering river, majestic redwood trees and an eclectic mix of people who celebrate diversity. The towns are full of history and local color abounds with unique festivals all year round.

The slow, flat river is a favorite summertime spot where lounging on the beach or drifting along on a flotilla of rafts gives visitors a chance to soak up the Sonoma Country sun. Explore the estuary where the river meets the ocean near Goat Rock State Beach and view the abundant marine life up close and personal. Or take an easy walk past wildlife on the Laguna de Santa Rosa Wetlands Trail. The Russian River Valley is a haven for outdoor adventurers where visitors can camp, hike, swim, canoe, kayak or fish at secluded spots along the river's shore.

Music and art abound in the Russian River Valley. Enjoy the many free summer concerts, or the famous Russian River Blues and Jazz Festivals, both held on the Russian River, Stumptown Daze, and a winter holiday parade of lights on the Main Street of Guerneville.

California's Wine Country is home to some of the finest Sonoma County bed and breakfast inns lodging options in the country: let yourself GO ... Sonoma Wine Country Inns!