Tucked away in the rolling hills of Sunol and surrounded by grapevines is this neo-Romanesque mansion featuring 32-inch-thick walls of blue sandstone quarried in nearby Niles Canyon was built in 1890. Located on a quite estate, this mansion sits on Elliston Vineyards and is home to their tasting room on weekends.
We have four rooms to choose from that are fully furnished with antique period pieces and two shared bathrooms. There is access to a full kitchen and two private gathering rooms, because this space is shared, please inquire about use during stay.
We offer one complimentary bottle of champagne when you arrive, there are additional bottles of wine or champagne that can be purchased in room. We have live-on property managers that can offer assistance during your stay. Offering cold breakfast items: cereal, milk, juice, bread, pastries, yogurt, and fruit. Coffee and tea are available anytime in the common living spaces.
During your stay, you will have access to your private room, the shared bathrooms, a full kitchen, and use of the private gathering room. Please respect that there may be other guests on property at the same time as you are there.
In addition, please note that we use the lower floors of the mansion on weekends for events and wine tasting. Our events are one of our first priorities and ask that you respect the events that are going on and do not interfere or interrupt the event guests. There are parts of the mansion that are restricted due storage and other event staff offices, please be respectful and follow the signage.
Hello, my name is Joie. My husband, Deth, and I live in a small studio apartment on the grounds and can assist you with any questions or maintenance issues during your stay. For the most part, we will be available 24-hours on call or you can simply come by and knock on our door.
- Smoking is allowed only outside
- Children must be under supervision at all times. Historical architecture have low railings and windows.
I am a full time photographer for Simple Joie Photography - My husband is the grounds keeper for the beautiful Elliston Vineyards in Sunol, CA. I get the perks of enjoying the breath taking views on the weekdays and working weddings and events on the weekends. Feel free to reach out to me with any other questions or assistance via email/ text/ call.