Northern California Wildfire Updates

Creation Date October 17, 2017 // Posted in: Latest News, Featured Articles

An Update from Virtuoso: October 17, 2017


Our partners at Virtuoso have shared the following update regarding several of our partner hotels in Northern California. The Admiral Travel International team continues to keep all those in the path of the wildfires in our thoughts and prayers, and we look forward to sending guests in true Virtuoso style as the area begins to recover. 

Virtuoso Update: October 17, 2017
Please do see the below hotel updates as related to the Northern California Wildfires. We will continue to update this news item with further reports as we receive them. Our hearts and prayers are with our friends and partners in these regions.
 
Bardessono - Thank you for checking in on your upcoming stay at Bardessono. Our primary focus is the safety of our guests and associates. We are pleased to share that Yountville is currently out of harm’s way from potential fires. We have been informed, that the entire Valley has power outages and cellular towers are down. We are currently operating with full power. Bardessono’s telephone lines are working. It is our understanding, that highways entering into Napa Valley may be closed to the general public allowing smooth access for emergency vehicles. Please visit California Highway Patrol for updated highway travel information.
 
Calistoga Ranch - 17OCT/The evacuation of the town of Calistoga has been lifted and members of the community are returning to their homes and businesses. Firefighters are making significant progress on containment and we are endlessly appreciative of their tireless work.
 
Our resort will remain closed through the end of the week as we monitor the situation and prepare to welcome guests back. We are glad to report that the staff are safe. Guests with reservations or questions are asked to contact the resort by email: cr.communication@aubergeresorts.com
 
Carneros Resort & Spa - The evacuation order for the Carneros region in Napa County was lifted on October 15, 2017. We are happy to report that our staff and their families are safe and the Resort itself was not damaged by the wildfires. Carneros Resort and Spa will reopen to guests beginning on Wednesday, October 18, 2017. We extend our deepest appreciation to the brave firefighters, first responders, and community members for their tireless efforts. Napa County fires are moving toward full containment and area businesses have reopened this week. As tourism is a major driving force behind rebuilding our community, we encourage you to visit the wine country and support local businesses. Guests are invited to book a reservation through our website, or reach us for questions about upcoming reservations at info@carnerosresort.com or call (707)299-4900 or (888)400-9000. A warm welcome awaits at Carneros Resort and Spa.
 
Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn - Your continued support and outreach are incredibly appreciated. Our most sincere sympathies go out to our friends, neighbors and colleagues whose lives have been impacted. Please know that the Inn has NOT sustained any fire damage. Our highest priorities remain with the health and welfare of our colleagues and their families. We will remain closed through Wednesday, October 18, 2017, and will keep you abreast of updates as they are received.
 
Farmhouse Inn - Fortunately, our side of Sonoma, in the Russian River Valley, has not been affected by the Northern California wildfires. Farmhouse Inn is safe & sound and fully operational. Due to the destruction in the surrounding areas, we are experiencing internet challenges, so please contact us via phone at 707-887-3300 for further information. Our thoughts and prayers are with our neighbors, firefighters, first responders and other volunteers.
 
Las Alcobas - Our hearts are with the many families and businesses who have lost so much and with those who are continuing to fight the current fires in Napa, Sonoma and Lake Counties. Las Alcobas wants to share our sincerest thanks and gratitude to all our our firefighters, police, military and so many others for working tirelessly to protect our beloved valleys. Las Alcobas and all of our staff remain safe at this time. We will keep you posted via this page, our plan is to now be ready for guest arrival on Monday October 23rd.
 
Meadowood - 17OCT/Meadowood to reopen. Our hearts and thoughts continue to be with all of our Napa and Sonoma friends, colleagues and neighbors during this extremely difficult time. We want to thank the first responders, who have worked tirelessly protecting the Napa & Sonoma Valleys, as well as all of you for the lovely messages of concern and support. Meadowood members and guests: the property will open on Thursday. Please check our website and our Social Media channels for additional updates.
 
Solage Calistoga - We are happy to share great news! The evacuation of the town of Calistoga has been lifted and members of the community are returning to their homes and businesses. Firefighters are making significant progress on containment and we are endlessly appreciative of their tireless work. Solage Resort will remain closed through the end of the week as we monitor the situation and prepare to welcome guests back. We are glad to report that all staff are safe. Guests with reservations or questions are asked to contact us by email: sol.communication@aubergeresorts.com. Thank you again to our Solage family and friends for all your support during this time.
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