opening of the nearby Allegretto Vineyard
Resort, a 171-room luxury property with a
full-service spa and extensive indoor and
outdoor function space.
“Allegretto is a great feeder market for
us as they are heavily pursuing corporate
meetings,” Carson said. “We work with
them when a group requests an off-site
Spread over 400 acres of rolling hills in
Carmel Valley, Calif., Holman Ranch is
a multifaceted property that includes a
winery, vineyards, an olive grove, extensive
gardens, 10 charming cottages and a stone
hacienda that was once a private club
frequented by Charlie Chaplin and other
Hollywood luminaries. Its event spaces
also include a historic carriage house and a
games area where groups can play billiards,
darts, horseshoes and lawn dominoes, or
enjoy a classic film screening.
“We are one of the few places in the
area that has a winery, vineyards and
event venues all in one place,” said
Hunter Lawlor, director of hospitality.
“Our winery is also unique—it’s a cave
dug into the hillside that stays the same
Among the many offerings at Holman
Ranch are ATV tours of the vineyards that
include a stop at the wine cave for a wine
and cheese pairing or a barrel tasting.
Catered lunches and dinners can be held
throughout the grounds or in the historic
hacienda building. Tastings of the olive
oil produced on the property are also
Holman Ranch also offers corporate
retreats for groups of up to 20 people, who
can stay in the 1940s cottages decorated with Western-style furnishings and
Sokol Blosser Winery
A pioneer in Oregon’s now thriving wine
industry and one of the first to embrace
organic and sustainable practices, Sokol
Blosser Winery in Dayton recently opened
a stunning tasting room with views of
the Dundee Hills and Willamette Valley
outside of Portland. In addition to its main
room overlooking the vineyards, the tasting
room offers an expansive deck, and small
meeting rooms. It also has a kitchen with a
communal table where guests can partici-
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