Wine Cellar Experiences

Please note: Tastings and dinners in the wine cellar currently are not available. Please contact us at for other options.

Offering a customized experience in a speakeasy environment,
the wine cellar is a gem within the hotel. Here, you’ll be greeted with excellence in hospitality paired with a collection of 20,000 bottles of wine. Enjoy a private cellar tasting or dinner, catered to your oenophile tastes and hosted by one of our well-versed sommeliers.

Personalized Wine Cellar Tastings

During your wine cellar tasting, you will sip some of the world’s most sought after wines pulled straight off the shelves, accompanied by a selection of house-cured meats and local cheeses. Your personal sommelier will conduct a consultation prior to your tasting and will host the evening, ensuring an impeccable experience.

Chef-Paired Wine Dinners

For a more elevated experience, reserve a private cellar dinner with a menu customized by our executive chef, complemented by hand-selected wine pairings, including a consultation with our knowledgeable team of sommeliers.

Reserve Your Wine Cellar Experience

Wine cellar reservations are available at 5:30 pm or 8 pm. 5:30 pm reservations are applicable to a $500++ minimum spend for a tasting for up to four people, or $500++ per person for a dinner. 8 pm reservations are applicable to a $1,000++ minimum spend for a tasting for up to four people, or $1,000++ per person for a dinner. Your wine cellar tasting reservation includes a prior consultation with our sommelier team, plus a dedicated sommelier during your experience and music selections tailored to your taste. Your chef-paired wine dinner reservation includes a consultation with our executive chef and wine team, as well as a dedicated chef, sommelier and server during your dinner.


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