• Steve Ledson Donates $15,000 to Sonoma FFA
    November 26, 2013
    Fifth generation winemaker, philanthropist and Sonoma farmer Steve Ledson and his family are thrilled to donate $15,000 to the Sonoma FFA (Future Farmers of America) program at Sonoma Valley High School. The donation comes from proceeds generated from August and September receipts from the Centre du Vin, the popular restaurant at the Ledson Hotel on the historic Sonoma Plaza.... more [54.8 KB]
  • "37th Anniversary Dinner at Centre du Vin in Sonoma, California"
    Wine Lines Online (winelinesonline.com)

    Posted: November 21, 2013
    Over the years, it has become a tradition for the two of us to celebrate special occasions like birthdays and anniversaries by dining out at fine restaurants. Whenever we can pair the dinners with a trip to the wine country, all the more better!
    We have enjoyed fine meals at a dozen or more high-end restaurants in the Napa Valley. However, the pickings are a bit slimmer over in the Sonoma Valley.... more
  • Sonoma Valley Sun
    After closing for quick renovations last week, the Ledson’s Harmony Lounge on the Plaza has reopened as Centre du Vin. The incredibly inviting indoor-outdoor space now sports classic French bistro décor such as the token red awning, boxwood planters and comfy wicker seating ... more
  • New York Times
    If you have only 36 hours to spend in Sonoma County you might follow these suggestions and stay at the Ledson Hotel & Harmony Lounge ... more
  • King of the Castle, the Hard Work and Good Life of Steve Ledson
    We are sitting at the counter of Superburger on Fourth Street in Santa Rosa. It's maybe not the venue you'd expect for lunch with a multimillionaire tycoon who owns half a nearby city block, two wineries, a construction company, several homes, a Mendocino ranch, a luxury hotel, a philanthropic foundation and his very own castle. I'm having a medium-rare burger, he's having a cheeseburger, a cup of chili and a vanilla shake. The calories don't seem to concern him and there's no telltale roll beneath the crisp white T-shirt he's wearing with the blue jeans that almost look ironed. There's an immaculately trimmed moustache on his upper lip and not a hair is out of place on his carefully groomed head. He's medium height with the taut body of a guy who either works with his hands ...more [868 KB]
  • Touring & Tasting
    Steve Ledson, owner of Ledson Winery & Vineyards, has certainly made his mark on the Sonoma Valley. The contractor, designer, and fifth-generation Sonoma farmer and ...more [70 KB]
  • SF Chronicle
    Interior designer Linda Woodrum stood in the central entry hall of the Sonoma house and swept her arms dramatically to encompass the family room, with its leather couches ....more [46 KB]
  • U.S. Local Business Association
    Ledson Hotel has been selected for the 2008 Best of Sonoma Award in the Hotels category by the U.S. Local Business Association (USLBA).... more [9 KB]
  • Press Democrat
    Legendary Jefferson Starship founders Paul Kantner and David Freiberg, along with longtime lead vocalist Diana Mangano... more [69 KB]
  • Sonoma Valley Sun
    Jefferson Starship lands in Sonoma. The band will be in town for three nights, Feb 15, 16 and 17, 2008 at the Ledson Lounge doing songs in ways they never done before... more [14 KB]