The 258-acre retreat in the heart of Sonoma wine country is Montage’s first resort in Northern California
Montage Hotels & Resorts Announces the Public Opening of Montage Healdsburg
HEALDSBURG, CALIF. (January 28, 2021) – Montage Healdsburg is pleased to welcome all travelers and members of the community to enjoy the resort, now that Sonoma County and the Bay Area have lifted the most recent Stay at Home order. Placing the highest priority on the health and well-being of guests and associates, the resort continues to follow all state and county guidelines and safety protocols for lodging, dining and spa.
Owned by Sonoma Luxury Resort LLC and developed by The Robert Green Company, Montage Healdsburg was designed by Le Architects, Delawie Architects and EDG Design. Situated among 22,000 carefully preserved oak trees and vine-covered hills, this transformative hideaway is brimming with natural beauty and expansive outdoor spaces. The 130 bungalow-style guest rooms feature a contemporary, wine country aesthetic with an environmentally sensitive design, built within the natural topography of the surrounding landscape. Unveiling in conjunction with the resort, Montage Residences Healdsburg will offer an exclusive private ownership opportunity, which includes a collection of 25 turn-key Harvest homes and 15 build-ready Estate homesites. The residential designs blend seamlessly into the contours of the land, emphasizing privacy and indoor-outdoor living for those seeking a true wine country retreat.
“I’m honored to formally debut Montage’s first property in Northern California,” said Allen Highfield, General Manager of Montage Healdsburg. “We are grateful to open our doors during this time, offering a place of comfort and respite to our community and beyond with warm hospitality, memorable dining and amenities and programming for the whole family. We could not be more excited to welcome all of our future guests to experience this truly special place.”
For those seeking to explore the breathtaking landscape and enjoy time outside, Montage Healdsburg offers countless on- and off-property Activities, including road bike and e-bike rentals, bocce ball, pickleball courts, archery and a bee apiary. Additional resort amenities include an 11,500-square-foot Spa Montage; a zero-edge pool overlooking the resort’s vineyards; a family pool; several distinct dining options inspired by the region’s culinary heritage; and Montage Hotels & Resorts’ signature Paintbox children’s program for children 5-12 years of age.
An ideal launching pad to discover Sonoma’s iconic wineries, the resort has partnered with local vineyards offering guests the opportunity to learn the craft of winemaking through private tastings and personalized tours. Montage Healdsburg itself has 15.5 acres of vineyards overseen by internationally renowned winemaker, Jesse Katz. Guests have the exclusive opportunity to join Katz for tastings at his nearby winery, Aperture Cellars.
Montage Healdsburg’s accommodations offer stunning views of the surrounding heritage oak forest and one-third of each space is dedicated to outdoor living with a balcony or deck. The in-room amenity line is created in partnership with clean, vegan brand Gloss Moderne, featuring an exclusive fragrance inspired by the scents of California; the resort will be the first property within the brand to debut the new amenity line. In addition to Gloss Moderne, the resort features Bāeo Essential Organics a clean, plant-based skincare line as its family amenity, for guests traveling with young children. The crown jewel of Montage Healdsburg is the Guest House. Elevated high on a knoll with sprawling views of Mount St. Helena and the rolling vineyards of the Alexander Valley, the three-bedroom, modern retreat is the resort’s largest suite, spanning 4,600 square feet of indoor-outdoor living space. To enhance guest comfort in the privacy of their rooms, the resort’s expansive in-room menu, created by Executive Chef Jaron Dubinksy, offers a compelling private dining experience with signature offerings including local cheese and Journeyman charcuterie, Wagyu flat iron steak and a range of savory side options.
True to Sonoma’s tradition of culinary excellence, Montage Healdsburg offers a variety of refined dining experiences that celebrate the bounty of the surrounding region. With a terroir-to-table philosophy, signature restaurant Hazel Hill features locally sourced, seasonally driven cuisine infused with wine country flair alongside an extensive selection of fine wines—complete with al fresco dining overlooking the resort’s vineyards. The lobby centerpiece, Scout Field Bar, offers creative cocktails, local craft beers, and the world’s most celebrated wines, among an innovative menu of comforting, French-infused noshes, with a comfortable outdoor seating environment. Available during the warm-weather season, poolside Hudson Springs Bar and Grill offers a coastal-inspired menu of fresh seafood and other upscale classics. For those on the go, the resort’s gourmet market, Healdsburg Country Store, offers locally made goods, artisan gifts and specialty foods.
Embracing the natural serenity of wine country in a safe and comfortable environment, Spa Montage Healdsburg offers treatments and wellness experiences inspired by the land. The secluded sanctuary features an array of services and amenities with 11 treatment rooms, state-of-the-art fitness facilities with outdoor classes on the Yoga Lawn surrounded by vineyards, a zero-edge pool and full-service Salon Montage.
Furthering the company’s dedication to ensuring the well-being of their guests, Montage International is pleased to offer a Peace of Mind Commitment. In addition, Montage offers guests a partnership with One Medical, a leading national digital health and primary care organization through which guests of Montage Hotels & Resorts will be offered a complimentary 30-day membership to receive to 24/7 virtual care services – and where possible, in-person care.
For more information on Montage Healdsburg, or to make a reservation, please visit www.montage.com/healdsburg or follow @montagehealdsburg and @montagehotels.
About Montage Healdsburg Montage Healdsburg is located on 258-acres in the heart of California’s world-renowned Sonoma wine country and is the first Montage property in Northern California. Built within the constraints of the natural landscape, the transformative hideaway offers 130 bungalow-style rooms and 40 privately Montage Residences settled among oak trees and vine-covered hills with a contemporary aesthetic. The resort features four dining outlets including signature restaurant, Hazel Hill; an 11,500-sq. ft. Spa Montage with zero-edge pool overlooking the resort’s own 15.5 acres of vineyards; and Montage’s signature, immersive children’s program, Paintbox. For more information, follow @montagehealdsburg or visit www.montage.com/healdsburg.
About Montage Hotels & Resorts
Montage Hotels & Resorts is the ultra-luxury hospitality management company founded by Alan J. Fuerstman. Designed to serve the affluent and discerning traveler and homeowner, the company features an artistic collection of distinctive hotels, resorts and residences. Each Montage property offers comfortable elegance, a unique sense of place and spirit, impeccable hospitality and memorable culinary, spa and lifestyle experiences. The portfolio of hotels, resorts and residences includes: Montage Laguna Beach, Montage Deer Valley, Montage Kapalua Bay, Montage Palmetto Bluff, Montage Los Cabos and Montage Healdsburg,. Opening in 2021 is Montage Big Sky, opening in 2022 is Montage La Quinta and opening in 2023 is Montage Cay. Montage Hotels & Resorts is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts. For more information, follow @montagehotels or visit www.montage.com.
About Montage International
Montage International, the ultra-luxury hospitality management company founded by Alan J. Fuerstman, features a distinctive collection of hospitality brands. Montage International encompasses the ultra-luxury brand Montage Hotels & Resorts, the new luxury hospitality brand Pendry Hotels & Resorts, Montage Residences, Pendry Residences and the management of some of the country’s premiere golf courses and clubs. Founded in 2002, Montage Hotels & Resorts is an artistic collection of distinctive hotels, resorts and residences including: Montage Laguna Beach, Montage Deer Valley, Montage Kapalua Bay, Montage Palmetto Bluff, Montage Los Cabos and Montage Healdsburg. Opening in 2021 is Montage Big Sky, opening in 2022 is Montage La Quinta and opening in 2023 is Montage Cay. Pendry Hotels & Resorts, founded in 2014, is a collection of new luxury hotels for today’s cultured world traveler located in taste making destinations including Pendry San Diego and Sagamore Pendry Baltimore. Opening in 2021 is Pendry West Hollywood, Pendry Manhattan West, Pendry Park City, and Pendry Chicago. Opening in 2022 is Pendry La Quinta, Pendry Natirar, and Pendry Washington D.C. – The Wharf. Montage International also manages and operates Spanish Peaks Mountain Club in Big Sky, Montana and The May River Golf Club in Bluffton, South Carolina. For more information, please