Talbott Vineyards

Carmel Valley Village is home to over 20 wine tasting rooms.  Contenta Inn is conveniently located just steps away making it easy for guests to spend  a few days tasting the fabulous wines of Monterey County and relaxing with the warm valley sun.   One of the tasting rooms is Talbott Vineyards.  Robert Talbott grew up in the Carmel area planting …

Running Iron Restaurant and Saloon

Located on the corner of Carmel Valley Road and via Contenta Road, The Running Iron Restaurant and Saloon is one of our closest neighbors.  This family style restaurant and local favorite is an icon of Carmel Valley.  Featuring an outdoor patio, saloon and indoor family dining.  You will have plenty to look at inside – hanging from the rafters are every sort of …

Holman Ranch Vineyards & Winery

Enhance your stay by learning more about our neighbors in Carmel Valley. Holman Ranch, a premier wedding and event location in Carmel Valley is only minutes from Contenta Inn and Blue Sky Lodge. This beautiful 400 acre property includes a fully restored historic hacienda, vineyards, wine caves, olive grove, horse stables, tasting room, and grounds offering many “Kodak moments” with …