Get an overview of this hotelHistoric Sonoma estate with pool, garden-inspired day spa

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Free parking
Pets allowed
Swimming pool
Business center

When you stay at MacArthur Place in Sonoma, you'll be in the historical district and minutes from Sonoma Valley Museum of Art and Sonoma Plaza.

This 4-star hotel is within close proximity of Sonoma TrainTown Railroad and Krug Event Center.

Make yourself at home in one of the 64 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring refrigerators and iPod docking stations. Cable programming and DVD players are provided for your entertainment, while wireless Internet access (surcharge) keeps you connected. Bathrooms have rainfall showerheads and designer toiletries. Conveniences include laptop-compatible safes and desks, as well as phones with free local calls.

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. You can take advantage of recreational amenities such as an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a steam room. Additional features at this hotel include wireless Internet access (surcharge), concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.

Grab a bite to eat at the hotel's restaurant, which features a bar, or stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). Relax with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge or a poolside bar. Full breakfasts are available daily from 7 AM to 10 AM for a fee.

Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Planning an event in Sonoma? This hotel has facilities measuring 6500 square feet (604 square meters), including a conference center. Free self parking is available onsite.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

A two-story Victorian home, dating from the 1850s, is the centerpiece of this historic Sonoma inn. Seven beautifully landscaped acres include mature trees, rose gardens, a fish pond, and more than 30 original sculptures. Flagstone walkways wind past hedgerows, fountains, and benches to a year-round heated outdoor pool and spa tub. A creek meanders along the western side of the property.

The full-service spa, Garden Spa, offers an array of massage, facial, and body treatments utilizing the flowers, herbs, and plants found in the garden.

MacArthur Place hosts an evening wine reception. Located in a restored barn, the award-winning Saddles restaurant showcases steaks, chops, and fresh seafood. Weather permitting, guests can dine on the veranda.

  • Library 
  • Picnic area 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Business center 
  • Conference space 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Steam room 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Computer station 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 604 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 7 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 6500 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Conference center 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Spa tub 
  • Total number of rooms - 64 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Wedding services 
  • Garden 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 


Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)


Free self parking, Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free long-distance calls 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • DVD player 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Cable TV service 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Minibar 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Turndown service 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Down comforter 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

The Saddless Steakhouse restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The hotel also hosts a wine reception. Room service is available breakfast through dinner. Cocktails and lunch are available poolside during spring and summer.


Start your morning with a full breakfast, available each day from 7 AM to 10 AM for a surcharge. You can order a meal from room service during limited hours.

Nearby Things to Do

MacArthur Place offers a heated outdoor pool and spa tub, a fitness center, and a steam room.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 

Spa Services

Nestled in the hotel's fragrant gardens, the Garden Spa at MacArthur Place offers seven treatment rooms, a lounge, locker rooms, and a shop. More than 40 treatments are available. Treatments feature "single note" essential oils based on the benefits of a specific fruit, flower, or herb. Highlights include:

  • Sonoma Wine Therapy, with Chardonnay sugar scrub, bath, and essential-oil massage
  • Lavender Dreams, with lavender bath, lavender marine body scrub, and essential-oil massage
  • The Rose Garden, with rose-petal bath, body polish, and essential-oil massage
  • Massages, including sandalwood, hot stone, sweet orange, and clary sage
    • Number of treatment rooms 7 
    • Couples treatment rooms 
    • Body wraps 
    • Body treatments 
    • Body scrubs 
    • Facial treatments 
    • Aromatherapy treatments 
    • Hot stone massage 
    • Deep tissue massage 
    • Swedish massage 
    • Prenatal massage 
    • Spa tub in spa 
    • Steam room in spa 
    • Reflexology 
    • Massages 


    If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

    • Accessible bathroom 
    • Roll-in shower 
    • In-room accessibility 

    Hotel Policies


    Check-in time starts at 4 PM

    Special check-in instructions:

    An adult age 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking.


    Check-out time is noon

    Children and extra beds

    • Children are welcome.
    • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
    • Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 25.00 per stay.


    • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 150.00 per pet, per stay

    You need to know

    Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

    Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
    Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
    No rollaway/extra beds available
    Only service animals are allowed


    Optional extras

    The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
    • Breakfast fee: between USD 14 and USD 26 per person (approximately)
    • Pet fee: USD 150.00 per pet, per stay
    • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 25.00 per stay
    The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

    Hotel Name

    • MacArthur Place
    • MacArthur Place Hotel
    • MacArthur Place Hotel Sonoma
    • MacArthur Place Sonoma
    • Macarthur Place - Sonoma`s Historic Hotel Sonoma
    • Macarthur Place - Sonoma`s Historic Inn And Spa
    • Macarthur Place Inn & Spa
    • Macarthur Place Sonomas Historic Hotel

    We should mention

    The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

    Awards & Affiliations

    • MacArthur Place is listed in the 2016 Condé Nast Traveler Top 100 List.

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