No Sonoma County trip is complete without sampling some of the best wines in the area. Our favorite tasting rooms in Healdsburg sit in downtown, almost all within an easy walking distance of each other. Whether you visit just one or take a Sonoma County wine tour in the beautiful and historic town center, each one of these unbelievable wineries features excellent selections of California’s best. If you’re looking for other great wineries, activities, or places to see in the area, request our free Vacation Guide! It has plenty of great options that make planning your California Wine Country getaway a breeze!
The Top 10 Tasting Rooms in Healdsburg
Sample the artfully crafted, cool-climate Pinot Noir varietals from the nearby Russian River Valley and the remote Mendocino Ridge at Cartograph Wines. Enjoy tastings from a glass, bottle, or a wine tap – a first for Mendocino!
Located in downtown Healdsburg is the lovely Hawley Tasting Room & Gallery. The Hawley’s welcome you by pouring all of the wines behind a bar handcrafted from their old wine barrels. You’ll also be delighted by the beautiful paintings by Dana Hawley adorning the walls.
Relax in the comforts of one of the most intimate tasting rooms in Healdsburg. Lounge at the bar on a leather sofa, and delight in some of Longboard Vineyards current releases. They also feature surf movies on the 42” plasma TV.
Trendy modern decor meets classic comfort at the Banshee Tasting Room in downtown Healdsburg. They offer a wide range of their delicious wines by the glass and bottle. Try one of Banshee’s tasting flights ranging from $20 to $30. They also pair wine tastings with local small bites from The Jimtown Store in Healdsburg!
Thumbprint’s tasting lounge and art gallery offer a rotational selection of white and red varietals for sampling. Pair your wine with a spread of local artisan cheeses and charcuterie.
Seghesio Family Vineyards
The tasting room at Seghesio Family Vineyards is simply fantastic. Considered a must-see attraction in Healdsburg, you’ll find this marvelous destination to be one of the most intimate experiences. Choose from three unique tasting packages that showcase the vineyard’s most exclusive wines.
Toad Hollow Vineyards
Toad Hollow Vineyards is situated one block north of the Plaza downtown. You’ll enjoy an upbeat ambiance in this tasting room while engaging casual conversations with the friendly and knowledgeable staff.
Sample a taste of Selby Winery’s award-winning wines at the oldest tasting room in downtown Healdsburg. Served to several U.S. Presidents in the White House, their extensive selection of over 16 varietals is a can’t-miss during your visit to Sonoma County.
Kobler Estate Winery
This new winery opened in 2010 as a product of Mike Kobler’s dream and is now a family business. Kobler Estate Winery’s modern tasting room has the feel of a San Fransisco loft with a down-to-earth attitude. Pinot Noir and Rosé highlight their must-taste list, with a hearty selection of great white wines. Sip back and enjoy!
Mueller Winery’s new state-of-the-art facility sits 10 minutes south of Healdsburg in the town of Windsor. It’s worth the short trip just to take a gander at the facility that is shared by 11 small, independent wineries. Sample an assortment of excellent Pinot Noirs, Zinfandels, and Chardonnays in your oak-accented tasting room fit with extra large glass garage doors for a modern twist.
After a day of savoring California’s best wine, why not stay at Healdsburg’s best Resort Inn? Honor Mansion offers premium accommodations and amenities for your comfort and enjoyment. Our concierge service is here to assist you 24/7 with an effort to make your vacation planning experience easy and stress-free.