The River Terrace Inn, located in the heart of Napa Valley, is an upscale boutique hotel and a member of the Noble House Hotels & Resorts Group which emphasizes “location, distinction, and soul.” Less than an hour's drive from San Francisco this oasis on the Napa River offers “the perfect balance of Wine Country serenity and urban hospitality”.
Path to Oxbow Public Market
Oxbow Public Market
One of only a few resorts directly on the river this location gives you the peace and serenity of a country lodge but the convenience of being within walking distance to downtown Napa, the Oxbow Public Market and CIA Copia. Upon entering this lovely retreat you are greeted with a glass of local wine. This is just one of many special touches the River Terrace Inn offers.
The long list of amenities includes:
Onsite self & valet parking
Bottled water upon arrival
A taste of local Napa wine upon arrival
10% OFF Wine Train excursions and retail merchandise
Exclusive access to Napa’s private cooking club, Kitchen Collective (reservations required)
Infused water and daily newspapers in the lobby
In-room Keurig Coffee
24/7 access to the Fitness Center
24/7 access and printing at the Business Center
Pat Colee, Founder and Chairman of Noble House Hotels & Resorts said it best when he said guests at one of his hotels need to be able to "say they had a life-altering experience in a destination – and know our hotel was the vehicle for that. Creating hotels that help guests reach these life-enriching moments is something I’ve always preached.” Noble House Magazine Vol 8
"The River Terrace Inn offers many different room types:
There are village side rooms which face the village of Napa. Relax knowing that Napa and all that it offers is right outside your window. Enjoy premier lifestyle amenities such as complimentary high-speed internet access and Wi-Fi, designer bath products, Boca Terry robes, Napa Dream Bedding with pillow-top mattresses and deluxe bedding, plush terry cloth towels.
There are riverside rooms which highlight the Inn’s pristine riverfront setting facing Napa River and park. These luxurious accommodations highlight the Inn’s pristine riverfront setting. Enjoy premier lifestyle amenities such as complimentary high-speed internet access and Wi-Fi, designer bath products, Boca Terry robes, Napa Dream Bedding with pillow-top mattresses and deluxe bedding, plush terry cloth towels.
There are luxury rooms with views of the Napa River. Brand new luxurious accommodations featuring Napa River views and an in-room fireplace create the epitome of comfort. River View Luxury rooms are newly renovated, have King Size Napa Dream Bed, fireplace, jetted tubs and a balcony with view of Oxbow Park Preserve and River . These rooms are situated on the higher floors.
There are four ADA rooms, all on the village side of the property. Two are located on the first floor, one on the second floor and one on the third floor. Three rooms have a king bed and a bathtub with grab bars, raised vanity to accommodate wheelchair, lowered closet rod, wheelchair accessible peephole, telephone notification device, and television with closed captioning."
River View Deluxe Jetted Tub Guestroom
River View Deluxe Jetted Tub Guestroom
Recent renovations included the addition of six luxury riverfront guestrooms plus two suites. These rooms have fireplaces, a patio and separate shower plus jetted bath.
Little touches in the rooms include coasters with famous sayings:
“I haven’t been everywhere but it is on my list” Susan Sontag
“To Travel is to Live” Hans Christian Andersen
Included in your room is an Enhanced Continental Breakfast in the beautiful ALBA Restaurant & Bar. This wine country breakfast is served every Monday-Friday from 7am-10am, and Saturday & Sunday from 7am-10:30am. Enjoy a selection of deli meats, cheeses, pastries, bagels, yogurt, fruit, coffee and tea.
After a hearty breakfast enjoy some of the many recreation activities in the area including Hot Air Balloon Rides, The Napa Valley Wine Train, Wine Tastings & Tours. The River Terrace Inn offers complimentary bikes and golf is just a short ride away and can be arranged through their concierge in advance, or on site.
In the evening enjoy the ALBA Restaurant & Bar with floor-to-ceiling windows and outdoor fire pits on the banks of the Napa River.
Donald (Donnie) Young, Executive Chef River Terrance Inn & The Napa Valley Wine Train
Here the menu features local products and natural ingredients.
Here you can order a selection of small plates and “sharables” including:
Ahi Tuna Tacos with sriracha aioli, avocado, sesame ponzu and cilantro.
Lobster Mac & Cheese with four cheese sauce and buttered bread crumbs.
Pork Belly Crepes, Truffle Fries, Crab Cake Sliders, Artisan Flatbread and Charcuterie & Cheese Board.
ALBA Restaurant & Bar also offers large plates such as Cedar Plank Salmon and the ALBA burger along with salads and desserts.
Enjoy a glass of French Champagne or a selection of Napa Valley wines by the bottle or glass.
ALBA Restaurant & Bar serves breakfast, lunch and dinner AND they will prepare a boxed lunch for you!
Live music is scheduled occasionally during the weekend.
“One of the best times to stay at the River Terrace Inn remains the holiday period, be it Christmas, Thanksgiving or New Year. New Year’s Eve at River Terrace Inn comes with a glamorous after party at ALBA restaurant. This is a perfect location for a perfect retreat as well as a perfect party. It is all about happiness, glamour, and heartfelt romance at the River Terrace Inn.”
Recently the River Terrace Inn announced a partnership with Kitchen Collective to offer unique Culinary experiences . Kitchen Collective is America’s first urban cooking club. The partnership will involve hotel guests to have the experience of interactive cooking and fine dining.
“The River Terrace Inn is the perfect location for romantic Napa Valley weddings.
Let the River Terrace Inn creative event planners attend to all the details - from menu selection to decorations, they support you to ensure that your Napa Valley wedding is the happiest and most unforgettable day of your life. Rely on their concierge for expertly planned golf outings, wine tastings, and pre-wedding events - the perfect Napa Valley start to a lifetime of enduring memories.”
“The River Terrace Inn is proud to be a destination among an elite group of Napa Valley hotels. Awarded various accolades from almost every modern booking engine and client review site and featured in a variety of local and national publications regularly, River Terrace Inn embodies the relaxed and casual ambiance of Napa with all the understated elegance and personalized service of Noble house Hotels & Resorts.
Trip Advisor 2015, 2017 and 2018 Certificate of Excellence
San Francisco A-List #1 Napa Hotel
The Hotel Collection. Member of American Express The Hotel Collection”
The recent renovation includes a new 1,400 square foot ballroom space.
Christine McDermott, General Manager and Audrey Hardy-Lenhart, Director of Sales & Marketing
Thank you to Christine, Audrey, Nico, Noel, Travis and Executive Chef Donald Young for making our stay at the River Terrace Inn so special!
Some photos courtesy of River Terrace Inn.