SONOMA MAGAZINE - There was a time when wine country and kids didn’t mix. Parents in search of a weekend getaway had to line up grandparents to hold down the fort while they were away. But, in recent years, wine country has had a change of tune when it comes to welcoming traveling families. Kid-friendly wineries and restaurants abound. Sonoma County hotels offer everything from safaris to robots, and Napa County hotels aren’t too shabby either. Click through the above gallery for Napa County properties that make it great to be a kid (and parent).
The Meritage Resort and Spa, Napa: Located across the street from sister property, Vista Collina, The Meritage boasts a bowling alley, bocce court, and two pools (one is family friendly, the other adults-only).