With a layout similar to Balinese compounds and California agriculturally design inspired, Villa Taman Ayu (Balinese phrase meaning Beautiful Garden) is located in the center of Wine Country in the Napa Valley. A private sanctuary of inside, outside living. With a big open-louvered porch across the front, you can control the sun and ambiance with curtains, and live Napa Style. Closely on the side of the porch is a Bale (lounging platform) complete with pillows where guests can relax in total comfort. On the other side is an arched arbor with a wood table for dinners and hanging out with a bottle of wine and special friends.
This home could be a feature in Dwell Magazine. The completely open floor plan with concrete floors, soaring ceilings and large entertaining and living space are perfect for a romantic retreat for two. The chef's kitchen is complete with viking stove and every modern feature one desires. The bedroom area includes a queen bed, walk in closet and beautiful artwork. Contrasting the modern architecture, a gorgeous collection of artwork and Balinese treasures warm the entire space. A washer and dryer are included for your convenience.
Eight minutes away is the village of St Helena where there are so many restaurants and wineries that you will have a hard time deciding which one to visit first. Posh shops, epicurean delights and indulgent spas await you. With over 400 wineries in the Napa Valley and 100 in St. Helena alone, you are in the middle of it all. The nearby hamlets of Calistoga and Yountville further the wine country experience.
In the heart of the Napa Valley, St. Helena is the premier location for your wine country getaway. Breathtaking views abound at every turn – mustard in the late winter, picturesque rolling hills planted with vineyards year-round and a landscape doted with wineries of every stature. With over 100 wineries in St. Helena alone and over 400 in the valley, tasting experiences are around every corner. The world-renowned Howell mountain appellation is right next door. Whether you are wine tasting, dining at renowned restaurants, shopping at unique boutiques, pampering yourself with spa treatments, attending world-class events or taking a walk in the woods out your front door, the Champion House is your spot of heaven on earth.