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Bella Villa Messina

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Austin, Texas, United States
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Reviewed 30 July 2012

Delightful stay. Jerry and Harold cover every detail - from the breakfasts that change every morning(including local organic fruit), to their help in securing reservations (at the best tables, of course) in the local restaurants, to the nightly wine and cheese hour. It was a testament to their service when we met other guests who have been returning every year... More 

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Austin, Texas
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Reviewed 23 July 2012

This place is immaculately clean as well as beautiful. It’s a stones throw from downtown Healdsburg (less than a mile). Close to my favorite kinds of shops (antiques and collectibles) and near plenty of Sonoma County’s best restaurants and wineries. Want personalized, insider suggestions on where to go? Where to eat? What to order? Host Jerry Messina is ready to... More 

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Katy, TX
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Reviewed 23 July 2012

We just got back from the most wonderful five days in the CA wine country at Bella Villa Messina. The B&B sits on a hilltop over-looking the beautiful countryside,vineyards and the charming town of Healdsburg. It's located at the hub of the Dry Creek Valley, the Alexander Valley and the Russian River Valley which makes the villa a perfect home-base... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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Reviewed 22 July 2012

From the moment we walked in and Herald showed us around, it felt like we were visiting old relatives. Jerry and Herald were excellent hosts. Their home is absolutely beautiful. Our room was spotless and well appointed. Each night we went to sleep with a cool breeze blowing in through the windows. Each morning we woke up to the aroma... More 

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San Juan Capistrano, California
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Reviewed 11 July 2012

Fabulous experience! Jerry and Harold are the perfect hosts. Bella Villa Messina becomes your home away from home. 360 degree commanding views of the wine valleys and rolling hills from their villa on a hilltop just outside Healdsburg. Perfect location for wine tasting, golfing and dining. What a wonderful experience sitting outside on the back patio deck drinking wine, eating... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 9 July 2012

This was our 5th stay, and it was just as wonderful as past ones. Jerry and Harold are very accommodating hosts, seeing to the needs of all guests and providing excellent advice about restaurants, wineries, etc. The daily cocktail hour is a great time to exchange stories with other guests. Breakfasts are out of this world: lots of fresh fruit... More 

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Reviewed 5 July 2012

Wonderful find in a wonderful place. Superior service well worth the price. I will be back.

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San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 2 July 2012

Whether you're from the city or visiting from outside the Bay area, the Bella Villa Messina is the perfect vacation destination to transport you to another world. The pictures posted to this site do not come close to illustrating the beauty of Harold and Jerry’s home—from the picturesque mountain views, the Italian ambience with worldly antiques and music floating out... More 

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Jupiter, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2012

Jerry and Harold really know how to make you feel at home... in their gorgeous home! Everyone is so friendly, the house is expertly decorated, the breakfasts are top notch, complete with home-made bread!!!!! Very casual, very elegant, very wonderful!! I won't even consider any place else... you shouldn't either!!! Great place to stay while you discover all wine country... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 21 June 2012

We highly recommend Bella Villa Messina. Jerry and Harold were excellent hosts-full of knowledge about the area. Jerry is so full of energy!! He was attentive to our touring needs,giving us suggestions for wineries as well as hiking, sight seeing and restaurants. The itineraries he mapped out were just what we were looking for. The wine tasting passes for multiple... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bella Villa Messina Sits atop the Historical Simi Winery Reservoir tank. Minutes from the town of Healdsburg overlooking 400 thousand acres. We offer Southern hospitality with Italian charm. Cheese wines cocktail hour served around sunset. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bella Villa Messina

Address: 316 Burgundy Rd, Healdsburg, CA 95448-9608
Region: United States > California > Sonoma County > Healdsburg
Price Range: $295 - $524 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Only about 5 rooms, all are great.”
 of 5 bubbles Johnoldcomb, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The rooms are all well appointed, with some choices in room rates.”
 of 5 bubbles LenMacDetroit_MI, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We love the Asti suite.”
 of 5 bubbles E2590QEjessicam, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“French Room is outstanding”
 of 5 bubbles fourstringsalsa, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I recommend the Burgundy room.”
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