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Kenwood

Wine enthusiasts and nature lovers alike will find a great base of operations in the town of Kenwood (pop. 1,028), located in eastern Sonoma County at the north end of the picturesque Sonoma Valley.

Wine tasting — and more — is available at in-town tasting rooms or in the world-renowned wineries along the outskirts of town.

Shop for hand-made folk art, artisan wine racks, and garden and pet supplies at Swede's Feeds. You'll recognize it by the colorful metal-welded animal sculptures standing in the store's front yard: at times the metal menagerie has included a 10-foot-tall dinosaur or 12-foot-tall giraffe. 

Explore the outdoors at nearby Sugarloaf Ridge State Park, home to miles of trails, a waterfall, and Bald Mountain. It's also home to the Robert Ferguson Observatory.

South of town, Wildwood Nursery features sculptures scattered on trails throughout five lushly-forested acres. The nursery showcases more than 250 varieties of Japanese maples, many of them rare, as well as dogwoods, ginkgos, conifers, edible plant starts, and bonsai-style beech, maple, and evergreen trees.

Kenwood offers a range of lodging options, including bed and breakfast inns, vacation rentals, and winery cottages. The Kenwood Inn & Spa, a Mediterranean villa-style resort, consistently receives awards from Conde Nast Traveler and other travel publications.

Pick up picnic supplies at the Kenwood Market. If dining out, enjoy relaxed dining at the Italian trattoria-style Café Citti, or burgers, barbecue, pizza, and other New American cuisine at Palooza Brewery & Gastropub, which features local wines and 16 micro-craft beers. 

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Sonoma Dream Escapes
Contact us directly, Kenwood, CA 95452

We are a family owned and managed vacation rental property business in the village of Kenwood, located in the heart of the beautiful Sonoma Valley. We own each property and work hard to ensure a top…

Kenwood Getaway
Contact us directly, Kenwood, CA 95452

Charming, newly remodeled Kenwood property located on quiet cul de sac. 3 Bedrooms, 2 Bath, Sleeps 8* (*King in master, convertible twin to King bed in 2nd bedroom, 2 twins in 3rd bedrooms, plus queen…

Paint Nite @ Seamus Wines
8910 Sonoma Highway, Kenwood, CA 95452

Séamus Wines is Sonoma Valley’s newest destination for premium local wine in a hip yet relaxed, local space. Meet the owner and enjoy an award-winning flight, glass, or bottle of your favorite pour.…

Fathia Vineyards
8910 Sonoma Highway, Suite 11-B Kenwood, CA 95452

Award-winning wines made in the heart of Sonoma Valley. Fathia Vineyards is a boutique family winery located in the heart of Sonoma Valley. The delicate structure, bold fruitness, and spicy elegance…