Usually, you stay somewhere and visit some nice vineyards.
Now, you’ll stay at the nice vineyard and head straight for the pool.
Fair. That’s pretty fair.
Clear your leisure schedule for Allegretto Vineyard Resort, a charming, not-so-little place to stay and stay and keep staying during your next road trip to wine country. It’s now open in Paso Robles, and you can see it here in slideshow-vision.
You and a date will bail out of the city in search of 20 Central Coast acres riddled with vineyards and olive trees surrounding a decidedly Tuscan-looking palace. It’ll be this palace. Then, you’ll take a step further by…
Procuring your suite. The regular rooms have 14-foot ceilings and pillow-top beds. The suites have their own garden-side patios. Then, there are the extended-stay villas. You will like those.
Eating in. There are wineries to visit and wines to taste. But there’s also a candlelit Northern Italian restaurant called Cello that’s full of those. And yes, the duck-hash-and-quail-egg-on-a-heated-patio potential is high.
Spending the day in a cabana. Beside a heated pool at the foot of a hillside vineyard. Not far from there: the spa with four-handed massages and bottles of wine for couples treatments.