Allegretto Vineyard Resort in Paso Robles, California, is home to the world’s first sonic labyrinth, activated with motion sensors that play a series of gentle, soothing tones as you walk.
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After Douglas Ayres takes a sip of wine, he holds the glass up to his ear—he’s listening.
This pet-friendly Ayres hotel is a Mediterranean villa exquisitely filled with art from around the world, including a hall of enlarged photographs of the early construction of Los Angeles, like the ribbon-cutting of Pico Boulevard and early images of Santa Monica.
This Tuscany-style villa in the heart of California’s Central Coast rests in the midst of 20 acres of vineyards, olive trees and fruit orchards.
"For me, the art in the hotel is an expression of joy. It’s a gift for me, to give others that joy when they visit.” -Douglas Ayres
The 171-room resort sits on 20 acres and evokes the feel of a Tuscan vineyard estate. There’s an outdoor pool, hot tub, fitness center and full-service spa.
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Feel like you’re in Italy at the Allegretto Vineyard Resort
Allegretto Vineyard Resort, a 171-room luxury resort in the Paso Robles wine region of California, has named Lee McGregor as director of sales and marketing.
The luxury resort has 171 guest rooms, along with a stunning pool with private cabanas and an impressive art collection.
Fires across California continue to displace people and many Central Coast hotels are doing what they can to accommodate those in need.
Cello Ristorante & Bar at Allegretto Vineyard Resort is an upscale Italian restaurant with an extensive wine and craft beer list and garden-inspired craft cocktails.
Allegretto is a true resort and long overdue in this growing region- located in Paso Robles Wine Country, on 20 acres of vineyards, olive and fruit trees.
Everything throughout the resort seems to be tailored to making sure a visit is as relaxing and leisurely as possible.
At the Allegretto Vineyard Resort, discoveries never end.
The Allegretto was named the 7th best resort in the magazine’s Southern California Resorts category.
An elaborate Tuscany-meets-Napa fantasy, the 171-room Allegretto Vineyard Resort.
Allegretto Vineyard Resort is a Mediterranean-inspired refuge on the east side of Paso Robles consisting of acres of sprawling vineyards and orchards, and lush gardens.
The Allegretto Vineyard Resort, recognized by AAA with a 4-diamond rating, has earned a reputation for unparalleled service, beauty, and hospitality since it opened in 2015. The Resort strives to be a “world unto itself,” encouraging self-discovery and joyful discovery.
The Allegretto is a gorgeous hotel with so many wonderful amenities.
Cello's vibrant fare and adventurous offering of handcrafted food and wine will delight foodies and oenophiles alike with a variety of fine wines from the Allegretto Vineyard to pair with every dish.
The sprawling Allegretto Vineyard Resort is like a slice of Tuscany. It is set among 20 acres of vineyards, olive trees, and fruit-bearing orchards, and is five miles from Paso Robles’ downtown hub of activity.
Even though it has 171 spacious, well-appointed rooms, its layout and Italianate design, fire-pit freckled courtyard and cabana-clustered pool and Jacuzzi feel less like a hotel and more of a country retreat to a wonderful uncle’s Tuscan villa.
The first-ever Sip & Taste Festival in Paso Robles had over 350 people in attendance with 60 vendors serving food and drink.
In the heart of Paso Robles wine country, this resort found a warm place in our hearts with its eclectic collection of art, its on-site tasting room, and gorgeous grounds, which we admired from the ground floor patio of our spacious room.
Allegretto Vineyard Resort, where the couple held their ceremony and reception, provided the perfect backdrop for their big day: With terra-cotta tiles and stone finishes, the venue looked romantic—foreign, even.
Allegretto Vineyard Resort in Paso Robles is hosting what it's calling "not the usual wine-and-nibbles event".
Imagine an art-filled Italian estate surrounded by 20 acres of vineyard, and you’ve got the elegant Allegretto Vineyard Resort.
Allegretto Vineyard Resort is conveniently located just off State Route 46, a 10-minute drive from downtown Paso Robles. The Mediterranean-inspired resort is a AAA Four Diamond designee.
An exciting afternoon of sipping and sampling from some of the Central Coast’s favorite wineries, cideries, distilleries, breweries, and cuisine from local farmers, chefs and restaurants.
The Allegretto Vineyard Resort, a 171-room luxury resort in the Paso Robles wine region, is proud to welcome seasoned industry professional Jodi Graham as the new National Sales Manager.
Allegretto Vineyard Resort Paso Robles is a luxury, 4.5-star hotel with a Mediterranean-inspired motif. Nestled among vineyards and orchards, the hotel offers fine cuisine, lush gardens, soothing spa treatments, and an extensive wine list featuring many of the area’s finest wines.
Four wines from Paso were honored with a Top Ten designation.
When travelling, Paso Robles hotels offerings are plentiful, but none are like Allegretto Vineyard Resort created by hotel tycoon Douglas Ayers to represent a 100-200-year-old Mediterranean villa and built to promote wellness, relaxation and an escape from the everyday.
Kick back and celebrate the summer season with music by Katie Chappell at the Allegretto Wines tasting room.
Allegretto’s wine lineup includes estate whites like Brut Sparkling, Viognier and Rose’ Tannat. Reds include the Double Gold awarded Tannat, with other versions of this fascinating varietal also winning kudos.
This year’s Winning Chefs: Chef Justin Picard & Sous Chef Benjamin Lugo of Cello at Allegretto Vineyard Resort.
The baroque architecture and ochre stucco might be ostentatiously grand compared to the simple buildings of the surrounding farm country, but the interiors are faithful to the Italianate spirit, all dark wood, terracotta and ceramics.
Although popular in summer, Paso is less expensive than Santa Barbara or San Francisco.
A Mediterranean-inspired retreat on the east side of Paso Robles, Allegretto Vineyard Resort is a pretty darn good stateside substitute for that dream Italian wedding.
Accommodations at Allegretto are exemplary with 171 guestrooms and suites affording an ideal respite from the day with a classic European flair
Immersed in acres of sprawling vineyards and orchards, this Mediterranean-inspired destination property has it all, from spa treatments and fine dining to a private wine label, swimming pool, sculptures, recreation equipment, and pet-friendly options.
Taste of Wine and Food officially kicked off their 2019 Paso Robles Press Tour at Allegretto Vineyard Resort tasting room.
Allegretto will take you away to another country with their stone walls, landscapes, fountains and vineyards.
Upscale elegance in a Tuscan-style resort with a spa and outdoor pool, Allegretto Vineyard Resort produces and pours its own wine at Cello Ristorante & Bar.
Personalized Paso, from wine country to historic downtown, brings small-town charm with world-class sips.
Allegretto opened in late 2015 as the area's first resort. It's a beautiful property, situated on 20 acres and surrounded by vineyards and orchards.
Paso Robles “is no longer in the middle of wine’s nowhere,” Wine Spectator says, noting that the area sees more than a million visitors each year.
The accolades keep rolling in for Paso Robles.
Deluxe 5-Star resort set on 20 acres of vineyards and fruit-bearing orchards of eastern Paso Robles.
After our time on property, we sincerely believe Allegretto’s welcoming staff and manicured vineyard grounds stage a truly romantic setting for any "I Do's".
Post touring, head to Allegretto Vineyard Resort for lunch or dinner at Cello Ristorante & Bar, where the farm-to-table menu features charcuterie and cheese boards.
The article names Daou, Bodega de Edgar, Tablas Creek Vineyard and Allegretto Vineyard Resort — all along Adelaida Road — as must-visits.
We were fortunate enough to stay at the full-service resort we stayed at on our first trip, Allegretto Vineyard Resort, and enjoyed every minute.
There will also be a pre-Olive Festival social mixer Friday evening at Allegretto Vineyard Resort.
If you prefer a more classical take on art and architecture, try the Allegretto Vineyard Resort in Paso Robles.
The Tuscan-style villa opened in late 2015, because owner Douglas Ayres fell in love with the area’s rolling hillsides and sprawling ranches and decided to build an antique- and art-filled hotel, there.
From sprawling vineyards to olive and fruit trees, the surrounding landscape couldn’t be more picturesque and, well, perfect for feeling immersed in the heart of authentic wine country.
The property…gorgeous. The rooms…cozy. The wines…delicious and they are PET FRIENDLY!
Allegretto Vineyard Resort is a luxurious option for those seeking the ultimate in pampering and relaxation.
The Allegretto vineyard resort is a luxurious escape that’s only a 3 1/2 hour drive from Los Angeles.
Saturday night accommodations at the Allegretto Vineyard Resort in Paso Robles cap a full day of activity in a relaxing but luxurious vineyard atmosphere.
Cradled within 20 acres of orchards, gardens and vineyards in Paso Robles is Allegretto Vineyard Resort, a Mediterranean-inspired resort with every amenity you can imagine for you and your guests.
Join Wine Business Monthly for the Central Coast edition of its infamous Bottle Bash; a night of networking, collaboration and celebration.
Museum visits are a popular activity, and Allegretto Vineyard Resort houses one of the most robust art collections in the area, with daily, docent-led tours.
The tasting room at Allegretto Vineyard and Wines, home of award-winning estate wines in Paso Robles, is hosting “Art Bar,” an afternoon of painting and wine
Paso Robles is full of great hotels – but the Allegretto Vineyard Resort is a truly unique family owned vineyard resort, with a distinctively Mediterranean flair.
The Allegretto Vineyard Resort in Paso Robles is the ideal spot to stay, Tuscan style. It transcends world travel with a collection of international art selected by owner Doug Ayers.
Allegretto Vineyard Resort has redefined the typical hotel stay. Easily accessible just off Highway 46 East at Buena Vista Drive in Paso Robles, guests can discover a unique and experiential oasis.
Nope, this isn’t Europe. It is the Allegretto Vineyard Resort in Paso Robles. It is a perfect place to relax and feel like you’ve traveled to Italy.
Cello Ristorante & Bar is a “culinary getaway that exists to bring guests’ senses deeply into the Allegretto culture of joy, discovery and the good life with creative dishes made from regionally foraged ingredients, an extensive wine list, chef’s garden-inspired craft cocktails, and artisanal beers in an atmosphere of comfort and warmth.”
While Paso Robles has long been a hot destination for wine tasting, new and exciting hotels such as the splendid Allegretto Vineyard Resort are only adding to an abundance of superb wineries to visit.
In the heart of Paso Robles wine country, the lovely Tuscany villa-style resort makes use of the kitchen’s verdant herb garden for the refresher designed to make sippers “rest and relax.”
This swank, 20-acre Tuscan-style resort amid estate vineyards is also a private museum where owner Douglas Ayres displays hundreds of artworks and artifacts collected on his world travels.
The eclectic resort at first glance brings to mind an Italian villa. But once inside, you’ll find elements from all over the world.
At the culinary helm is Executive Chef Justin Picard who crafts seasonal menus, including special Christmas and New Year’s Eve combinations, with ingredients sourced regionally and from the Chef’s Garden on the estate.
The resort even has its own private wine label that guests can drink in the onsite Tasting Room.
Paso Robles award winning estate winery, Allegretto Vineyards and Wines, held the second annual Harvest Dinner on October 19, 2018.
Take a ride through the countryside just outside the small city of Paso Robles, CA, where you’re sure to peak both the vineyards of this posh property and its neighbors.
A graduate of California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, McGregor brings over 20 years of hospitality and management experience to her new role.
The Allegretto Vineyard Resort has appointed Lee McGregor as director of sales and marketing.
With an eclectic blend of Italian-style architecture with an art collection ranging from the Middle East and beyond, this resort is one of a kind.
A graduate of California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, McGregor brings over twenty years of management and hospitality experience to her new role at the Allegretto Vineyard Resort.
Throughout her career, McGregor has proven to be a results-oriented leader with a successful track record of establishing direct sales programs and effective marketing campaigns to generate maximum revenues and profitability for full-service hotels and resorts on the Central Coast.
The Allegretto Vineyard Resort a 171-room luxury resort in the Paso Robles wine region, is pleased to welcome esteemed hospitality executive Lee McGregor as Director of Sales & Marketing.
Allegretto Vineyard Resort is a quick bike ride to downtown, but it’s surrounded by 20 acres of vineyards.
Like everything at Allegretto Vineyard Resort dining at the Cello Ristorante & Bar was a memorable experience.
Start your exploration in Paso Robles, sipping vino.
Designed with Mediterranean architecture, lush gardens and vineyards for as far as the eye can see, Allegretto is the perfect wine country sanctuary.
Arise from your lavish bedroom at the Allegretto Vineyard Resort and greet the morning with a refreshing swim in the saltwater pool, then stroll in the courtyard through the world’s first sonic labyrinth Sound Circle, emitting soothing tones of wind instruments to send you off in state of Shangri-La.
Doug Ayres planted 8 acres of vines before building the Tuscan-inspired retreat, and as of 2017, you can taste a lineup of old-world-style wines in the grand, old-world-style courtyard dotted with fountains, statuary and 100-year-old olive trees.
The Allegretto Vineyard Resort in Paso Robles has installed a new outdoor sound circle pathway that it claims is the world’s first sonic labyrinth.
Paso Robles is home to some of the country’s marquee wedding locations, including Allegretto Vineyard Resort, Cass Vineyard & Winery, Eberle Winery, Halter Ranch Vineyard, HammerSky Vineyards, Home Sweet Home Cottage, Justin Winery, Lekai Ranch, Paso Robles Inn, Rava Wines and Events, Still Waters Vineyards and SummerWood Winery & Inn, just to name a few.
A group of guest vintners will showcase a number of their wines, including Allegretto Vineyard Resort.
If you’d rather stay a little closer to town, book into Allegretto Vineyard Resort, a European-inspired hotel on a 20-acre winery in Paso Robles.
Surrounded by 20 acres of vines and Olive trees on California’s Central Coast, Allegretto Vineyard Resort has created what they are calling the “World’s First Sonic Labyrinth.”
For the ultimate in luxury, comfort, culture and sheer artistic vision, then it can only be Allegretto Vineyard Resort in Paso Robles.
Allegretto Vineyard Resort in Paso Robles is eager to connect its guests with the world of labyrinth-loving, and in an unusual way, too.
The recently opened pathway at the 171-room resort has been dubbed a "Sonic Labyrinth," a "Sonic Circle" that "... utilizes music and space as a way to compel guests to slow their pace and become more mindful."
Nope, it isn’t Tuscany, not even close, but the spirit of the Renaissance is alive and well on California’s wine-happy Central Coast.
The Allegretto Vineyard Resort has announced that Thomas Humphrey, Director of Food & Beverage for the resort, is leading efforts to revive the Central Coast chapter of the esteemed Chaîne des Rôtisseurs, cementing the region as a premier destination for food and wine.
Designed to provide guests a tranquil space with a distinctive series of sounds created by wind instruments, the new Sonic Labyrinth deepens the resort’s wellness offerings in the heart of Paso Robles Wine Country on California’s Central Coast.
According to proprietor Doug Ayres, the Sonic Labyrinth utilizes music and space as a way to compel guests to slow their pace and become more mindful.
Guests will hear the unique sounds of vessel flutes known as The Innate; these original handcrafted wind instruments made from European clay, have three chambers that impart an unusual harmony.
Inspired by the intimate, peaceful old world beauty of the abbey at Allegretto Vineyard in Paso Robles, CA, photographer Marie Hannah and her dear friend Mint Design, created a beautiful shoot that shares their deep love for romance and refined imagery.
In addition to staying in lavish accommodations, you can also sample and buy their wine! We had a tasting and enjoyed everything from a bright Viognier to several diverse Cabernet Sauvignons.
Thankfully, Tannat is also produced in the United States, and Allegretto Vineyards makes one of the best.
Joining 20 Paso Pinot Producers are over a dozen great Central Coast chefs each putting their own spin on the classic Paella dish.
We stayed at the impressive Allegretto Vineyard Resort, which, as you might guess by the name, also has a winery!
The Allegretto Vineyard Resort, the first and only luxury resort in Paso Robles Wine Country, is pleased to announce that Thomas Humphrey, Director of Food & Beverage for the resort, is leading efforts to revive the Central Coast chapter of the esteemed Chaîne des Rôtisseurs, cementing the region as a premiere destination for food and wine.
“As one of the top gourmet dining destinations on the Central Coast, our goal at the Allegretto is to always be pushing the boundaries of culinary greatness, but advancing culturally, as well."
“The Allegretto is officially one of the best luxury wine country destinations in the world – a world class resort paired with world class wine,” says Humphrey.
Allegretto is a winery, so you can expect to find plenty of opportunities to relax with a glass.
Despite the fact that Allegretto Vineyard Resort is just minutes away from the interstate in Paso Robles, California, the second you arrive on the property, you’re transported to somewhere much more remote. A Tuscan hill of Italy, perhaps.
What spots would you recommend to guests in Paso Robles Wine Country wanting an artistic experience? The Allegretto because it is like a museum— many call it the little Hearst Castle.
Allegretto Vineyard Resort is a Tuscan-style property which provides the perfect setting for a few glasses of wine
Housing a museum worthy art collection, Allegretto is also perfectly situated for a solitary run amid the vineyards or two can borrow one of their complimentary tandem bicycles.
Couples partaking in the Allegretto’s Springtime Splendor package will receive two complimentary wine tasting passes to discover three notable wineries in the region.
Driving 100 miles is nothing for me if I get to go to Allegretto.
Witness the splendor of spring with a trip to Paso Robles’ premiere destination resort, Allegretto Vineyard Resort, this April.
Allegretto Vineyard Resort in Paso Robles is more than just a beautiful hotel with friendly service and immaculate rooms.
A captivating collection of art and artifacts with origins in multiple centuries, cultures, faiths, and wisdom traditions adorn the walls, hallways, and gathering spots throughout the splendid property, making it a striking sight to behold.
Named after a sprightly Italian music tempo, Allegretto’s vaulted ceiling common areas as well as 171 guestrooms and suites showcase antiques and artifacts gathered from across the globe from the owner’s travels including original oil paintings and sculpture.
The Paso Robles Wine Country Alliance has paired the excitement of filling out a bracket with wine and food to create a fun way to win a trip to Paso Robles.
Off the beaten path, Allegretto Vineyard Resort offers 171 guest rooms and 40,000 sq. ft. of meeting space on 20 acres, with chef demonstrations that draw from on-site gardens and orchards, as well as local spirits.
When you’re exploring a wine region, what better way to get a sense of the place than staying in a working vineyard?
Meet the distinguished contemporary impressionist Erin Hanson and enjoy a selection of her most recent works at The Allegretto Vineyard Resort on Saturday, March 17.
This March 11, Allegretto Vineyard Resort will host a Balance, Bubbles, and Brunch event in the hotel's French-inspired Abbey.
There’s a lot going on at Allegretto Vineyard Resort. Some may even consider it a one stop shop.
Think you’ve got mad blending skills? Find out (or learn some new ones) in Paso Robles, California at the luxurious Allegretto Vineyard Resort during the Distillery Tour and Mixology Class.
The Allegretto Vineyard Resort invites you to host your next event, large or small, at the resort and to experience the unmatched attention to detail and warm hospitality the property and its staff have to offer.
Head to the Central Coast where Allegretto Vineyard Resort has recently introduced a distillery tour and mixology class package.
At the Allegretto Vineyard Resort in Paso Robles, CA, guests can become a “weekend mixologist” with an experience that includes new Distillery Tours and Mixology Classes.
The Tuscany-inspired Allegretto Vineyard Resort is perfect for those who seek a truly luxurious escape on its twenty acres of olive and fruit orchards.
The Resort evokes an atmosphere that feels European, as if you’re in Italy.
Distill the idea of becoming a weekend mixologist at the Allegretto Vineyard Resort, Paso Robles’ first destination resort.
There are places in the region that are bigger and put more focus on art and luxury than the Allegretto — but you can’t spend the night at Hearst Castle.
You’ll think you are a guest at a vineyard estate in Tuscany, Italy when you enter Allegretto, an “immersive place,” says General Manager Rich Verruni, “built for a higher purpose than just simply accommodations.”
Settle into one of 171 spacious rooms and suites at Allegretto Vineyard Resort. The Tuscan-inspired peaceful hotel is the perfect spot to relax and unwind after a long day of wine tasting.
The stunning, Mediterranean inspired, property sits amidst acres of beautiful gardens, orchards and vineyards, and blends some of Paso Robles’, and California’s, best wine and food with excellent spa facilities and a very European sense of style and class.
There’s no more peaceful place to stay than Allegretto Vineyard Resort.
Allegretto Resort sits on 20 acres, eight of which are planted with wine grapes that produce cabernet sauvignon and malbec, among other varietals.
Allegretto's onsite private label tasting room overlooks a 12,000-square-foot Tuscan inspired courtyard containing among other relaxation spaces, a French-inspired abbey.
A new event, in just that realm, has begun at Allegretto Vineyard Resort by Ayres in Paso Robles, and it focuses on the property's extensive art collection.
The Mediterranean-tinged Allegretto is the first vineyard resort of its kind in Paso Robles.
Allegretto Vineyard Resort by Ayres, located in the serene Paso Robles wine country, is a perfect place for a romantic getaway.
The resort’s museum quality collection of art from around the globe was curated by proprietor Douglas Ayres and is paired with a sampling of the Allegretto estate wines.
The resort brings Tuscany to town, set in rolling acres of orchards and vineyards.
Allegretto Vineyard Resort evokes an Italian Estate, with views overlooking grape vines and olive trees.
The Allegretto Vineyard Resort, Paso Robles’ first wine country destination resort on California’s Central Coast, announced it will offer new Art & Wine Tours starting in January.
Using Old World methods, grapes are harvested by hand versus machine and are grown in small lot vineyards to preserve land.
In Paso Robles, Allegretto Vineyard Resort is offering up a night of dancing, drinks, and live music by the Martin Paris Band.
Cello’s wine list features offerings from all around the world, highlighting those from Paso Robles.
Allegretto Vineyard Resort in Paso Robles is sponsoring a California style German Christmas Market, or Christkindmarkt, to benefit the San Luis Obispo Symphony.
Paso Robles is producing some outstanding cabernets and cab blends.
White wines are wonderful options for holiday parties, meals and even gifts. Luckily there is no shortage of fantastic white wines in Paso Robles.
Allegretto, a new luxury resort built in Tuscan style on 20 acres of gardens and vineyards, is to open in August in Paso Robles.