Built in 1860 by Samuel Brannan, founder of Calistoga, Brannan Cottage Inn is a beautifully restored gingerbread-style Victorian cottage that blends rich history, modern luxury and warm hospitality. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the hot springs resort cottage still stands on its original site and has been lovingly renovated to become a luxurious bed and breakfast-style inn with stylish accommodations, upscale amenities, and delicious cuisine. Surrounded by lush gardens and lovely views from its location at the top of the Napa Valley in the charming, walkable town of Calistoga, Brannan Cottage Inn is the perfect spot for a relaxing getaway or for exploring the attractions of Napa and Sonoma Counties.

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Guest Accommodations

Brannan Cottage Inn features six beautifully appointed and individually decorated guest rooms with contemporary décor and comfortable furnishings, private bathrooms, and modern conveniences. Each room offers its character and charm, and all rooms feature upscale amenities for extra comfort such as 48" flat screen TVs with premium channels, in-room illy espresso machines, air conditioning and heating, mini fridge/freezers, bedside charging stations, hairdryers, irons and ironing boards, and complimentary wireless Internet.

Located in Brannan House with private entrances, the Deluxe King rooms are spacious and modern with contemporary furnishing in classic hues. These rooms feature comfy pillow-top king-size beds with Frette linens, and en-suite tiled bathrooms with modern fixtures, heated floors, walk-in rain showers, pedestal sinks, Frette robes and towels, and Malin + Goetz toiletries. Spacious living rooms have fireplaces, private decks boast beautiful views, and modern amenities include 48" flat screen TVs with premium channels, in-room illy espresso machines, and central air conditioning and heating. Other rooms include Historic Kings Rooms, Historic Queen Rooms, and Historic Queen ADA Rooms and are located in the 1860 Main Building of the Inn.


A complimentary continental breakfast is served each day and includes freshly baked pastries, smoothies, fresh fruit and juices, yogurt, and artisan coffee from Yo El Roasting and organic Tazo teas. Calistoga is home to several acclaimed Michelin-star restaurants which serve haute cuisine, as well as many other dining establishments that serve a variety of fare.

Amenities & Recreation

Brannan Cottage Inn offers an array of amenities to enhance guests’ stay including a complimentary continental breakfast served every morning, a free shuttle to and from Calistoga, a range of concierge services and a custom itinerary with our preferred partners. Guests can rent bikes for exploring the area and enjoy access to the hot springs and Jacuzzi at Brannan Cottage Inn’s sister property Comfort Inn Calistoga, a quarter mile away.

Calistoga is renowned for its hot springs, mud baths, and award-winning wineries and offers an array of activities and attractions to enjoy. Visit the Castello di Amorosa, a medieval-style castle that resembles a 12th-century-style Italian castle complete with a wooden draw bridge and water-filled moat, a network of underground cellars and escape tunnels, and a dank dungeon with torture devices. Spend an afternoon soaking in the thermal waters of one of the nearby hot springs at the Calistoga Hot Springs Spa or Dr. Wilkinson’s Hot Spring Resort followed by wine tasting at the August Briggs Winery. A short drive will take you to the famous Old Faithful Geyser of California, which erupts at regular intervals and is something not to be missed.

Weddings & Events

Brannan Cottage Inn is a beautiful historic venue for intimate weddings, vow renewals, proposals, and honeymoons. In addition to offering luxurious accommodations and upscale amenities, the Inn has stunning gardens for unforgettable photography and provides a range of services and personalized packages. These include a non-denominational officiant Cindy, a professional photographer and custom designed wedding photo album, an event coordinator to handle all arrangements, flowers by a preferred vendor, a handcrafted cake, and two Brannan Cottage Inn souvenir champagne flutes. Brannan Cottage Inn also hosts a special Afternoon Tea with the Mobili-Tea mobile tea service for bridal showers, pre- or post-wedding events, and anniversaries.

109 Wappo Avenue, Calistoga, CA 94515, Phone: 707-942-4200

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