Each year, more than 3 million travelers treat themselves to a stay in Temecula, California—and for a good reason. The historic Old Town district offers shopping and fine dining galore, giving travelers an experience to remember.

But it’s the wineries that draw the most visitors, bringing in people from far and wide. With almost 50 distinct wineries to choose from, there is no shortage of exceptional wines to sample in picturesque settings. Whether you are exploring the countryside or cityscape, the breathtaking panoramic views will delight the senses, inspiring you to plan your next trip here before you finish the first.

No matter how many times you visit Temecula, you can always find somewhere practical or picturesque to stay the night. Here’s a rundown of the most popular Temecula hotels, including some gorgeous Temecula winery hotels, a resort casino, and a historic inn.

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1. Inn at Churon Winery

Inn at Churon Winery

Location: 33233 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92591

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Nestled in the middle of 11 acres of rolling vineyards, the Inn at Churon Winery highlights everything there is to love about Temecula. Upon stepping into the Grand Lobby and climbing the exquisite marble staircase, you will quickly discover why so many dub this inn their home away from home.

At this inn, you can choose between a number of expansive suites, all of which feature French-style decor. Suites come equipped with many luxurious amenities, such as large marble baths for two, in-room fireplaces, and private terraces or balconies. From all of their rooms, either on your terrace or balcony, you can catch an awe-inspiring view of the surrounding vineyards and open skies, which are dotted with hot air balloons each morning.

As your relaxation and comfort are their top priority, this inn provides free parking for all guests along with complimentary WiFi. Every morning, they serve free breakfast and provide a full spread of delicious eats. While not free, their wine-tasting experience is out of this world and well worth the money.

2. Pechanga Resort Casino

Aerial view of the Pechanga Resort Casino

Location: 45000 Pechanga Pkwy, Temecula, CA 92592

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Boasting more than 200,000 square feet of smoke-free space for gaming, Pechanga Resort Casino offers endless chances for fun and excitement during your stay.  As the largest resort and casino on the West Coast, this venue boasts all you need to have the vacation of a lifetime.

To stay close to the action, you can select from their luxurious accommodations, ranging from corner suites to deluxe king rooms.

All rooms feature floor-to-ceiling windows with spectacular views of either the valley or golf course. They also feature L’Occitane toiletries, wireless internet, high-def TVs, and access to all their onsite amenities, including:

  • Heated pools
  • Hydrotherapy spas
  • Cabanas
  • Fitness center
  • Business center

Although the casino draws the most attention from hotel visitors, the 4.5-acre pool area tropical oasis named The Cove is a close second. It’s also why visiting Pechanga is also one of the top things to do in Temecula.

With its three pools, swim-up bar, and ample lounge spaces, you could spend your whole visit here without missing out on an ounce of fun. The hotel also has multiple restaurants, a fitness center, a luxury award-winning spa, and a championship golf course.

If wineries are on the itinerary, the Temecula resort usually offers a shuttle service that will take you to and from all your preferred venues. It’s currently suspended but will be available again soon. Meanwhile, many wineries are just a short drive away from the resort.

3. Wilson Creek Manor

Wilson Creek Manor

Location: 35250 Loma Ventosa Ln, Temecula, CA 92592

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With a location just across the street from its full-service winery, Wilson Creek Manor acts as a getaway from it all while remaining mere steps from all the fun.

This 11,000-square-foot estate has just ten elegant and luxurious room options, and only 24 lucky visitors can stay here each night.

You can choose from nine large and luxurious suites, all with in-room jacuzzis. The Manor also features one extra guest room and a unique 1,600-square-foot dressing area with vanity stations. 

All guests are welcome to enjoy the onsite amenities, including the grand fireplace and bar, a large dining room, a wet bar, the games room, an outdoor pool and hot tub, fire pits, a life-size chess board, an outdoor bar, and BBQ grill area, the commercial-grade kitchen, and laundry facilities.

The Manor features a wrap-around balcony that provides gorgeous views of the Temecula wine country, including a glimpse at the winery across the way.

4. South Coast Winery Resort and Spa

South Coast Winery Resort and Spa

Location: 34843 Rancho California Road, Temecula, CA 92591

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With its rolling vineyards all around, the South Coast Winery Resort and Spa offers a relaxing stay whether you choose the private villas or a suite in the hotel tower.

Luxury and comfort remain at the forefront of all they do, which shows across all their marble-accented amenities. Each room offers a deep soaking tub, private patios, and fireplaces for all to enjoy.

The resort fee includes access to the pool and hot tub area, fitness center, and parking accommodations. You will also enjoy in-room coffee and tea, and Wi-Fi.  

During your stay at this Temecula winery hotel, you can treat yourself to dinner and wine-tasting at their elegant Vineyard Rose Restaurant. Or opt for some pampering at the hotel’s GrapeSeed Spa, which features an 84-degree outside saltwater pool, tranquil lounges and a selection of treatment rooms.

5. The Inn at Europa Village

The Inn at Europa Village

Location: 33350 La Serena Way, Temecula, CA 92591

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The beautiful Temecula wine country’s panoramic views are a big part of the experience while staying at The Inn at Europa Village. Nestled within over five acres of rolling hills, this stunning hilltop retreat offers the ultimate setting for a relaxing vacation away from it all.

The inn has many elegant rooms and suites to choose from. You can also book private Casitas, some of which have private courtyards, and depending on your selected room you may be able to open the French doors and take in the amazing views or simply sit by the fireplace to warm up.

Wi-Fi and Smart TVs with streaming options are available in all rooms. An added bonus is the complimentary breakfast served at the inn’s Bolero Restaurant, and while there is no shuttle, guests receive free parking.

6. Ponte Vineyard Inn

Ponte Vineyard Inn

Location: 35001 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92591

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More than 300 acres of vineyards surround Ponte Vineyard Inn, creating a cozy place to escape the daily grind and enjoy the finer things in life. Crafted using the iconic Spanish mission-style design, this boutique hotel features over 90 rooms equipped with modern amenities of all kinds.

The views from the balcony are well worth the trip alone, but when you add in the rest of the features, it is clear this is an excellent place to stay. The hotel has four restaurants, a large pool surrounded by vineyard views, and featuring a grassy area for outdoor games, a fitness center, a spa, and a picturesque pond and gazebo space.

All designed with luxury in mind, the accommodations range from King rooms at 385 square feet all the way up to Grand Suites boasting more than 1,360 square feet of space.

The guest rooms all feature pillowtop mattresses, glass-walled showers, 55″ flat-screen TVs, and an iHome docking station. In-room coffee and tea, complimentary Wi-Fi, and parking for all guests is also included. Breakfast is available at their onsite restaurant, though it is not free.

Wine tasting is available at the bar, giving you a chance to sample the most popular drinks made in this region.

7. Carter Estate Winery and Resort

Carter Estate Winery and Resort

Location: 34450 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92591

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The Carter Estate Winery and Resort offers the best of both worlds — a chance to taste all the amazing local wines, plus a luxurious place to rest your head.

Their winery specializes in the creation of stellar sparkling wines of all types, though they also serve still varieties made elsewhere in the region.

As for their accommodations, they mostly have gorgeous bungalows across their 112-acre gated lands, but you can also request a two-bedroom suite. Their rooms offer the ultimate comfort with deep soaking tubs, gas fireplaces, a wet bar, plush robes, and private patios featuring amazing views of the surrounding mountains and vineyards. You even get direct access to the winery from your very own room patio.

Tip: Book direct via the hotel website and you’ll receive a welcome bottle of wine plus complimentary continental breakfast in your room.

8. Temecula Creek Inn

Temecula Creek Inn

Location: 44501 Rainbow Canyon Rd, Temecula, CA 92592

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At Temecula Creek Inn, you will be treated to a lovely stay and plenty of fun things to do. Their 123-room hotel is set among 300 acres of spectacular scenery and features its own 27-hole championship golf course, fitness center, outdoor swimming pool, butterfly habitat, chef’s garden, and inviting patio space.

Each of their rooms comes with rustic furnishings and high-speed internet access, and you can choose from a king or two queen beds. A great option for families, the 950-square foot suite option sleeps up to four people and includes a stylish, fully-furnished living room and large patio.

As a guest here, you can visit their pool and fitness center at your leisure or take the complimentary shuttle straight to the Pechanga casino. Thanks to their partnership with the casino resort, guests at Temecula Creek Inn also get access to the Pechanga Spa and a 50% discount on their resort multi-pool day passes.

9. The Hotel Temecula

Location: 42100 Main St, Temecula, CA 92590

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Located in the heart of Old Town, the historic Hotel Temecula keeps the wild west and the region’s history alive and well. As you walk through the doors, you will step back in time and enjoy a journey elevated by all the amazing artifacts awaiting inside.

Dating back to the late 1800s, the museum-quality items show just how people lived before modern amenities became the norm. Even the wisteria along the back patio comes from a time long ago, bridging the gap between the olden days and modern times.  

For your accommodations, you can choose between several guest rooms on the first and second floors. A truly authentic Temecula hotel experience awaits in the shared gentlemen’s and ladies’ rooms, each equipped with two showers, while the Garden Suite leads directly onto the wisteria patio and has its own living room.

The hotel promises that cowboys and pioneers stayed in the rooms once upon a time, and the decor is certainly authentic to the wild west period.

No matter what room you choose, you will be treated to complimentary breakfast and coffee in the morning. Wi-Fi and parking are also free with your stay, but they do not have a shuttle available as many wineries are within walking distance.

10. Hampton Inn and Suites Temecula

Hampton Inn & Suites Temecula

Location: 28190 Jefferson Ave, Temecula, CA 92590

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As a part of the Hilton family, Hampton Inn and Suites Temecula can be trusted to provide the tranquil hotel experience you want as you explore this region. Across tits beautiful hotel space, they have ten room styles to choose from, including ones with single or double queen and king beds.

Each room comes with a TV, mini-fridge, microwave, and even an iron to freshen up your clothes before you go out. Blackout curtains, feather pillows, and the full Sweet Dreams Sleep Experience make getting a full night’s rest easier than ever before. Studio suites feature either a fireplace or a whirlpool, so ask when booking.

If you need to release some energy before bed, you can swim a few laps across their pool or chill in the hot tub.  

When you stay here, you will also be treated to free parking and a full complimentary breakfast each morning. Pets up to 75lbs are allowed for an additional fee.

With so many amazing Temecula winery hotels and other convenient nearby accommodations to choose from, you really cannot lose. So, compare the options and busy yourself planning the next trip to experience all that the beautiful Temecula region has to offer.

Katie Dillon is the managing editor of La Jolla Mom. She helps readers plan San Diego vacations through her hotel expertise (that stems from living in a Four Seasons hotel) and local connections. Readers have access to exclusive discounts on theme park tickets (like Disneyland and San Diego Zoo) and perks at luxury hotels worldwide through her. She also shares insider tips for visiting major cities worldwide, like Hong Kong, London, Paris, and Shanghai, that her family has either lived in or visits regularly (or both).

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