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Things To Do in Santa Rosa

By: Hotel E / 27 Feb 2024
Kendall Jackson white wine being poured into a glass

Nestled in the heart of Santa Rosa, California, Hotel E offers not only luxurious accommodations but also easy access to an array of exciting activities and attractions! Whether you're a nature enthusiast, a wine connoisseur, or a history buff, Santa Rosa has something for everyone. In this blog post, we'll highlight some of the best things to do near Hotel E, ensuring you make the most of your stay in our vibrant city. Get ready for a good time! 

Wine Tasting in Sonoma County

Santa Rosa is situated in the heart of Sonoma County, renowned for its world-class wineries. Just a short drive from Hotel E, you'll find an abundance of vineyards offering wine tastings and tours. Explore the picturesque landscapes while sampling exquisite wines at acclaimed wineries like St. Francis Winery, Kendall-Jackson Wine Estate & Gardens or Matanzas Creek Winery

Outdoor Adventures in Sonoma County

  Biking the Santa Rosa Creek Trail: For outdoor enthusiasts, the Santa Rosa Creek Trail offers a scenic route for biking or walking. Stretching over 5 miles, this paved trail winds through urban and natural landscapes, providing a peaceful escape amidst the city. Rent a bike from Pedego Electric Bikes or Trek Bikes and embark on a leisurely ride along this beautiful trail. Or if you're looking for a guided experience, book a spectacular Sonoma County bike tour with Ace It Bike Tours!

Museums and Gardens

Visit the Charles M. Schulz Museum: Pay homage to the creator of the beloved Peanuts comic strip at the Charles M. Schulz Museum. Located just minutes away from Hotel E, this museum celebrates the life and work of Charles Schulz with exhibits showcasing original artwork, memorabilia, and interactive displays. It's a must-visit destination for fans of Charlie Brown, Snoopy, and the gang.

Learn about the history of Sonoma County and view gorgeous and evocative exhibits at the Museum of Sonoma County. Housed in the 1910 Post Office Building with a sculpture garden and a modern wing, this gem of a museum is not to be missed, and is walking distance from Hotel E.  

Explore Luther Burbank Home & Gardens: Step back in time at the Luther Burbank Home & Gardens, the former residence of renowned horticulturist Luther Burbank. Wander through the historic house and lush gardens, where you can discover Burbank's innovative plant breeding experiments and admire the diverse array of plant species. It's a tranquil oasis in the heart of Santa Rosa.

Santa Rosa Restaurants 

Santa Rosa boasts a vibrant culinary scene with an abundance of eateries offering diverse cuisines. From farm-to-table restaurants to cozy cafes and gourmet food trucks, there's no shortage of dining options near Hotel E. Indulge in fresh seafood, artisanal cheeses, and farm-fresh produce, accompanied by locally crafted wines and beers. Sample Perch + Plow, Belly, Beer Baron Bar and Kitchen, and Augie's French Restaurant, all steps from Hotel E's front door!  

Comedy, Music and More

Attend Events at Luther Burbank Center for the Arts: Check out the events calendar for the Luther Burbank Center for the Arts, located just a short distance from Hotel E. From live music concerts and theater productions to comedy and cultural performances, there's always something exciting happening at this premier entertainment venue. For frolicking stand up, karaoke, open mics and more, check out Barrel Proof Lounge, and for live music check out The California.

 With its perfect blend of natural beauty, cultural attractions, and culinary delights, Santa Rosa offers an unforgettable experience for visitors. And with Hotel E as your home base, you're ideally situated to explore everything this charming city has to offer. So pack your bags, book your stay, and get ready for an adventure-filled getaway in Santa Rosa, California!

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