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2 Days Culinary Holiday & Wine Tasting in California

2 Days Culinary Holiday & Wine Tasting in California

  • Carter House Inn, Eureka, CA 95501, USA

California Wine Holidays

Enjoy the perfect holiday for wine lovers, where you will be staying in amazing accommodation and discovering fine wines and champagnes. You will also have a chance to indulge in a delicious dinner, paired with some more wine. This is an incredible wine experience designed specially for oenophiles, that all wine enthusiasts have been searching for!

Highlights

  • Tasting of select wines
  • Paired wine flight with dinner
  • Complimentary bottles of wine and champagne
  • 5-course dinner in Restaurant 301
  • Tea and cookies before bedtime
  • 1 night accommodation
  • 1 day with instruction
  • English
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You will be staying at a luxury hotel lodging at its finest. Carter House Inns unite contemporary good taste with the gracious elegance of a bygone era, achieving a synthesis of styles, which is absolutely unique. Large windows invite glorious streams of sunlight into the mansions, where rich fabrics, original local art, and fresh flowers splash vibrant color in every room. In hotel luxury, Carter House has no equal. There are four Victorian buildings with contemporary style to choose from. If you are looking for a charming hotel experience, this is it.

Ann's House

The house features one queen bed, two fireplaces, a full kitchen, big whirlpool jet tub in the master bath, charming sitting area with fireplace, and dining areas inside and outside the house. It also boasts a fully private deck with a beautiful fountain and outdoor seating with a barbecue grill ready to go; perfect for your own gathering.

Bell Cottage

The Bell Cottage is an 1890 structure, which the Carters lovingly restored in 1992, more than 100 years after it was originally built. The Bell Cottage features 3 gracious suites, each with its own private bath and marble fireplace. A fully-equipped kitchen is available for guests’ use, as are the lovely common areas of the Cottage.

Carter House

The Carter House is a recreation of a mansion, which was first built in San Francisco in the 1880s. The Carters gave the gracious 3-story mansion a new life in Eureka after discovering plans for it in an antique shop. Mark, being a builder, built the Carter House himself during the early 1980s. It was the original inn, the first of the four buildings that make up the Carter House Inns today. It started as a three bedroom inn, where the Carters lived with their children. In 1986, they built what is now the Carter House Inn and Restaurant 301 building and moved there, making the original Carter House into a 5 bedroom inn. With four common rooms and its own kitchen, the Carter House is a perfect solution for a groups such as weddings, reunions, and private dinner parties catered by their Restaurant 301. Of course, all room reservations include complimentary wine and hors d’oeuvres around the fire each evening, turndown with chocolates, tea and cookies each night, and a full breakfast each morning. You can choose either the suite or the rooms for you accommodation preference.

Carter Cottage

This is complete with its own full kitchen, two full bathrooms, and a luxurious master suite bedroom with deep jetted tub for two. The Cottage has two fireplaces and a beautiful living and dining room, where they can accommodate your private dinner parties catered by their Restaurant 301. Also, you have your own lovely secluded back deck with a fountain, sitting areas, and fragrant flowering fruit trees and jasmine; just the perfect place for relaxation. Of course, all room reservations include complimentary wine and hors d’oeuvres around the fire each evening, turndown with chocolates, tea and cookies each night, and a full breakfast each morning.

Hotel Carter

After a turn-of-the-century Eureka hostelry, Hotel Carter in Eureka California was built from scratch in the mid-1980s and offers guests every imaginable modern day comfort along with all the charms of a warm European-style auberge. From lux grand suites to cozy but spacious nice rooms, they offer guests a wonderful and unique hotel lodging experience. Restaurant 301 is downstairs. Of course, all room reservations include complimentary wine and hors d’oeuvres around the fire each evening, turndown with chocolates, tea and cookies each night, and a full breakfast each morning.

This holiday allows you to experience part of Restaurant 301’s award-winning wine list. Having held the Wine Spectator Grand Award for 18 consecutive years, this package allows true wine lovers to taste a variety from our cellars during their stay. However, you will not be stopped at a couple bottles; you will also enjoy an impressive wine flight with your 5-course dinner in Restaurant 301.

You and your couple will taste a glass of wine and hors d’oeuvres in the lobby. You will also receive 2 complementary bottles of fine wine delivered in your room and enjoy 1 bottle of champagne later in the day. You will then end your day with a 5-course dinner for two at the Restaurant 301. After a delicious dinner, you can call it a night and unwind in your luxurious accommodation, but not before you indulge in some tea and cookies before bedtime.

Your holiday will be located near the Redwood Highway, and just a few short blocks away from the beautiful Old Town Eureka waterfront, a restored commercial district, where it still feels like the late 1800 Victorian times. Located several blocks away from Old Town Eureka, a district listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this quaint region of town is well known for its variety of art venues, coffee shops, bed and breakfasts and inns, antique stores and shops, restaurants, museums and galleries, and public areas.

Activities
  • Fishing nearby
  • Golf course nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Hot tub / Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Shopping nearby
  • Spa
General
  • Beach nearby
  • Café nearby
  • Dining area
  • Fireplace
  • Kitchen
  • Restaurant
  • Restaurant nearby
Services
  • Wireless internet

During this holiday, you will enjoy five-course dinner for two at Restaurant 301. Each course will be accompanied with wine tasting.

Restaurant 301

With Restaurant 301 on premises, dining is convenient and relaxing, allowing you to indulge in one of the finest wine lists in the world. Wine Spectator has bestowed upon them the Grand Award since 1998. There are only 77 Grand Awards in the entire world and they are very proud and honored.

Every guest at Carter House Inns receives a fabulous full breakfast including fruit, pastries, coffee, tea, fruit juices, and a hot egg dish each morning, from 07:30 to 10:00. They will pour a complimentary glass of wine served with hors d’oeuvres each evening, from 16:00 to 17:00, in the elegant lobby of the Hotel Carter. There are also turndown with chocolates, on request, and tea and cookies by the fire will warm you up for a sumptuous night’s sleep.

  • Enjoy Humboldt Bay Harbor Cruise
  • Enjoy seasonal events
  • Go golfing in the Redwoods
  • Go on a Redwood coast fishing trip
  • Wander around the historic Old Town

What better way to enhance your stay at Carter House Inns than with an indulgent spa treatment in the privacy of your room or suite. Great idea after a day in the redwoods or hiking on the beautiful Redwood Coast beaches.

Massage treatments

Relax and renew. In-room massage available for 120 USD / hour. You can also add aromatherapy accents; scented candles and essential oils, for an additional 30 USD.

Duet massage for two

Enjoy a full body massage by candlelight in your room with your mate for 230 USD / hour. Aromatherapy duet massage can also be added for an additional 30 USD.

  • 1 2-course breakfast
  • 1 5-course dinner with paired wine flight
  • 1 bottle of chilled champagne
  • 1 night accommodation
  • 2 bottles of in-room wine
  • Glass of wine and hors d’oeuvres in lobby
  • Tea and cookies before bedtime
  • Additional activities
  • Additional meals
  • Airfare
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips
  • Travel insurance