408, 2020

Keeping the Cottages Safe

By |August 4th, 2020|Categories: Napa Valley Insights|0 Comments

The Cottages have developed a sanitizing regime for disinfecting the air, fabric and surfaces between guest visits. We own an Ozone Generator, and use it each time we clean a cottage. Read below for typical information regarding Ozone as a sterilizer. Ozone destroys viruses by diffusing the gas through the protein coat of the cell into the nucleic acid core and damaging the RNA of the virus. While healthy cells have complex enzymes systems for protection, viruses have no such protections against oxidative stress which makes them vulnerable to ozone. Crystal Quest® HOW DOES OZONE STERILIZATION KILL CORONAVIRUSES? Coronaviruses [...]

2002, 2020

How to choose the best wineries for you

By |February 20th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Napa Valley Insights|0 Comments

The most frequently asked question for visitors to the Napa Valley is, “Which wineries should I visit?” If you ask ten people who have been, you’ll get ten different answers. There really is no “best” or “worst” winery – it’s all about what you want. But how to know what you want, especially if you have never been? Answer these five questions and give that information to the concierge or Innkeeper wherever you are staying. They should be able to guide you well! 1. How do you want to get to the wineries?As a Napa Valley concierge [...]