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City Chic and Country Charm

Mandarin Oriental, San Francisco and Meadowood Napa Valley have teamed up to provide the best of the city and country in a four-day getaway replete with customized dining and wine experiences. The package, which starts at $4,600 depending upon room choice, begins with two nights in a suite overlooking the San Francisco Bay at the Mandarin Oriental (shown), where guests are served a chef’s dinner and wine pairing at Silks restaurant. Then it’s off to wine country for two days in a Meadowood Napa Valley suite with a private deck, tranquil views, and fireplace, and a four-course meal with wines expertly paired in the Restaurant at Meadowood. The Town & Country getaway also includes a personal one-hour wine tasting of cabernet sauvignons with Meadowood’s sommelier, spa treatments, and extra amenities at both locales. The package is available through December 22, 2008. (Mandarin Oriental, San Francisco 415.276.9888; Meadowood Napa Valley 707.963.3646)

?Jill Newman

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