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Grand, Private, Hilltop Chateau in Temecula Wine Country - Villa de la Vine

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Space 5,600 sq. ft.
Property type chateau / country house


About the property

Grand 5 BR, 3-1/2 baths for 12

Private events up to 40 guest are allowed ( venue fee applies). Please ask us about our special discounted $399.00 rates during Monday -Wednesday nights. Located at 41725 Avenida Ortega, Temecula CA.

At nearly 6,00 sq ft, this magnificent getaway home will surely inspire and uplift you!

Resting quietly, high above and overseeing Temecula Valley’s acclaimed wine country in Mediterranean-like climate zone 19, VILLA DE LA VINE chateau and 3.5 acre estate engage nature’s breathtaking panorama in almost every direction. Indeed, the entire property and various rooms showcase majestic views of the surrounding near-to-distant mountains, vast and lush valley vineyards, charming hillside wineries, colorful hot air balloons, and memorable sunrises and sunsets. Here, you can also breathe clean air, soak Southern California’s soothing sunshine, feel refreshing ocean breezes, relax in spacious luxury, and feel rejuvenated! Crafted by a long-standing contractor in 2006, Villa de la Vine’s Mediterranean-style villa, bordered by a seasonally-fragrant 100-plus tree fruit-bearing grove, wraps elegance with exquisite attention to detail in an ornate and intriguing atmosphere. Your getaway features large rooms with striking travertine floors, decorative moldings, colorful furnishings, and comfortable and quiet sleeping accommodations. A massive master suite invites you to a king size bed, a sitting/reading room with an elaborate fireplace overlooking wine country, a private covered-patio with amazing views, a large walk-in closet, and an expansive bathroom with a Jacuzzi tub. A large gourmet kitchen (currently-used to film ‘Cooking and Kids’ and 'Seeds of Life' cooking episodes) offers a pleasant playground to cook, and to enjoy a refreshing drink with family or friends, all while creating memorable life experiences. Villa de la Vine also showcases four massive fireplaces, beautiful and large dining and living rooms overlooking vine country, a spacious family room, and a partially-enclosed and covered patio for outdoor barbecuing, cooking and dining.

On-site manager is provided for your convenience.

Located at: 41725 Avenida Ortega, Temecula

Property Type—fenced, gated, quiet, peaceful and private country hilltop-villa estate on 3.5 acres overlooking Temecula Valley's mountain-surrounded, 'Wine Country' vineyards.

Theme—rejuvenating, uplifting and inspiring event, retreat or vacation experience in a unique, relatively-new, clean, private, prestigious, peaceful and pleasant setting.

Uses—base from which to enjoy area activities and attractions, celebrations, corporate gatherings, family together, filming, girls night out, group or personal getaway/hideaway, group uplift, luxurious rest, meetings, quiet recuperation, reunions, romance/anniversaries, touring wine country.

Floors—bi-level with auto access to entries on both levels, and with most rooms on the upper level.

Floor Area—5600 sq ft for 1-12 persons.

General Services & Utilities—service-oriented manager, air conditioning and heating, wireless internet, built-in vacuum system, ceiling fans, washing machine, clothes dryer, iron and ironing board, linens and towels, European art, fireplaces, great garage and storage, local maps and restaurant guide, parking on premises and street, and more.

Kitchen Provisions—blender, coffee grinder, coffee maker, cooking utensils, dishes and utensils, dishwasher, freezer, ice maker, microwave, oven, refrigerator, stove, toaster, and more.

Dining Rooms—two dining rooms, one spacious with a gorgeous chandelier and dining table that comfortably seats eight; one that comfortably seats six in the suite.

Meals—guests provide for their own meals at nearby restaurants or by using the well-equipped on-site kitchen and dining facilities.

Family Room—a secluded, quiet place to lounge, visit or nap on leather couches; to eat, drink, meet, play board games, visit and more around a large table that easily seats six; or to watch television.

Bathrooms—four full baths and one ½ bath: bath 1 with a toilet, shower and jetted tub; baths 2-3 with a toilet and shower; and bath 4 with a toilet.

Bedrooms—five large, furnished bedrooms and a couch that currently sleep 12. The massive master suite invites you to a king-size bed, a sitting/reading room with an elaborate fireplace overlooking wine country, a private covered-patio with amazing views, a large walk-in closet, and an expansive bathroom with a Jacuzzi tub. Bedroom 2 contains a full-size bed, its own private bathroom and direct outdoor access. Bedroom 3 contains a queen-size bed, its own private bathroom and direct outdoor access. Bedroom 4 contains a queen-size bed, fireplace and easy outdoor access. Bedroom 5 contains a queen-size bed, and opens via double doors to the covered outdoor patio.

Entertainment—bonus room for play; books; CD player; colorful and close hot air balloons to watch almost every morning, while sipping your hot morning drink; curious wild animals that howl, hunt or hide nearby; DVD player; activities in the valleys below; indescribable sunrises and sunsets; intercom system with AM/FM feature; kite flying; many species of birds, including large scavengers and birds-of-prey, that glide the hillside updrafts; satellite/cable television; walking and discovering.

Outside—bedroom terrace; colorful and fragrant flowers; garden/lawn chairs; garden space; lawn; fruit orchard; outdoor grill; partially-enclosed and covered patio for outdoor barbecuing, cooking, dining and visiting; large play areas.

Suitability—children welcome; living space primarily on upper, automobile and wheel-chair accessible floors; non-smoking only.

Pool/Spa—indoor Jacuzzi.

More Details

Vlada Vladic
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 24, 2017

About Vlada Vladic

Vlada came to the USA with little, launched a business caring for children, later owned and operated two restaurants, and most recently co-managed a family construction company. Today, she is founder of a non-profit organization called "Vlada's Seeds of Life" and owns and manages the Villa, offering her ‘old world’ hospitality and artistic touches in design, colors, fragrances and furnishings to help make your stay more meaningful.

Vlada Vladic purchased this chateau / country house in 2006

Why Vlada Vladic chose Inland Empire

Be uplifted by the breathtaking panorama

of mountains and Temecula Valley with its luscious vineyards, colorful wineries and memorable sunsets.

Soak Southern California’s sunshine,

feel daily-refreshing ocean breezes, and relax and rest in spacious luxury.

What makes this chateau / country house unique

Built in 2006, this quality, upscale, country retreat, nestled in a fruit-bearing grove, will welcome you with its gated entry, warmth, beauty and elegance. You will walk on beautiful travertine floors to three spacious bedrooms and 3-1/2 baths; dining, family and living rooms; and a gourmet kitchen with granite counter tops. The master bedroom offers a full retreat with fireplace, covered balcony with views, and a spa-like closet. Enjoy also a mostly-enclosed patio for barbecuing, cooking and dining.


Temecula Chateau / Country House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
Floor Area:
  • 5600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
  • Bathrooms—baths 1, 2 and 3 are connected to their respective bedrooms. Bath 4 is central to area rooms. Showers are spacious and tiled. The large jetted tub occupies a large and pleasant sun-lit area.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , full size bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , fireplace, valley and mountain views, and outdoor access.
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen , double-door access to covered, outdoor patio.
  • Bedrooms—five large, furnished bedrooms and a couch that currently sleep 12. The massive master suite invites you to a king-size bed, a sitting/reading room with an elaborate fireplace overlooking wine country, a private covered-patio with amazing views, a large walk-in closet, and an expansive bathroom with a Jacuzzi tub. Bedroom 2 contains a full-size bed, its own private bathroom and direct outdoor access. Bedroom 3 contains a queen-size bed, its own private bathroom and direct outdoor access. Bedroom 4 contains a queen-size bed, fireplace and easy outdoor access. Bedroom 5 contains a queen-size bed, and opens via double doors to the covered outdoor patio.
  • wheelchair accessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
Allows one-night stays, except on weekends.


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Grand, Private, Hilltop Chateau in Temecula Wine Country - Villa de la Vine
average rating of 4.7916665 based on 24 reviews
Yucaipa, California USA

Old world charm with a touch of Italy

  • 5 of 5

A house reflects its owner...and Vlada is a gracious lady and wonderful hostess. The house is full of her artistic work, superb bedding and decorative pillows, things from all over the world to enjoy while relaxing. The house itself, with its marble floors, large windows over looking the valley rich with vineyards and citrus groves has spacious rooms rich with restful color schemes. One of our favorite spots was the balcony outside the master bedroom, a place to sit early mornings or watch the sun go down in the evenings. The countryside reflects Italy even tho you are just minutes from the town of Temecula. I can't put it all into this review as there is so much more to enjoy, right there at the Villa. We left rested and refreshed with the promise of returning.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am blessed to met you and thankful to you and your friends for choosing Villa de la Vine as your retreat. Looking forward to hosting you again, Vlada
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Awesome Girls Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful property with gorgeous views. The hostess was very nice!

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for visiting and being such a wonderful guests. Hope to host you again soon, Vlada
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Girlfriends Wine- tasting Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We spent 3 days at this lovely home and had an amazing time. We would go wine tasting in the day and come back in the late afternoon to enjoy wine and appetizers on the property overlooking the vineyards and the beautiful scenery and sunsets. Enjoyed coffee in the morning on the balcony watching the hot air ballons go by and then hiked in the vineyards afterwards. Vlada was a very gracious and accomodating host and we enjoyed the fact that she was willing to join us one evening and share her stories. We would definitely come back, we were made to feel like this was our second home.

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Lynn, What a pleasure it was to meet you and your friends. Villa host many guest but only some leave such found memories with us as you and your group did. I very much look forward to opportunity to see you all again in near future. Love, Vlada
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Gorgeous views and amazing house

  • 5 of 5

Vlada was a gracious amazing host. We rented the house for a gathering place for our wedding prep. Vlada was sweet and helpful and offered her assistance to us. The house is massive and impressive. The views are spectacular! Thank you Vlada for the warm welcome and stay. We really enjoyed ourselves and it was a perfect place to stay and get ready for our wedding!

  • Submitted: Nov 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Getaway Spot

  • 4 of 5

We only stayed for 2 nights for a girls getaway, but enjoyed hanging out in this spacious home. It is clean and pretty well maintained. Some of the furniture is a little tired, but comfortable. The view is amazing, with a beautiful outdoor space to hang out.

The property manager is very hospitable and made us feel very welcome. We will consider this home for our next visit.

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Nisha, Thank you again for being such a wonderful guests and for your helpful feedback. I agree with you, we could use new couches and are planning to replace current soon....:) Love, Vlada
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Great stay.

  • 5 of 5

This property was fantastic, and our group had an amazing stay. The home was well-equipped, very comfortable, and I would highly recommend it.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Michael, I am sorry I missed opportunity to meet you personally. Thank you for staying with us and for your kind review....Warm regards, Vlada
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Nearest Airport
71 Miles
San Diego / Los Angeles
Nearest Barpub
2.5 Miles
Danza Del Sol
Nearest Ferry
68 Miles
San Diego Harbor
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Seven higly-rated courses of renowned designs
Nearest Train
41 Miles
Nearest Motorway
11 Miles
Interstate 15 and 215
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Several available
Nearest Ski
95 Miles
Big Bear
Nearest Beach
41 Miles
Car: necessary

Temecula Wine Country—within 0.5 to 10 miles, over 35 award-winning wineries with their sprawling grounds, spa and wedding facilities and tasting rooms where you can indulge in fine dining, horseback riding, hot air balloon rides, live music concerts, tours, wine tasting, and other seasonal events.

Historic Temecula—only 13 miles away, it was founded in 1882 when the California Railroad came through the valley and local investors created the first Bank. Enjoy a sense of adventure and wonderment as you explore Old Town’s many historical features, alleyways, specialty stores, exclusive boutiques, restaurants, art galleries, and part of the area’s over 600 antiques stores where you can view countless early California artifacts and forage for old treasures.

Hot Air Balloon Rides—various local entities offer daily and weekly balloon rides very visible from the windows and yard, and sometimes alongside this property.

Nearby Adventure, Leisure & Sporting Activities— wine-tasting, winery wandering, antiquing, bird-watching, boating, casino games, cycling, deep sea fishing, dining, equestrian events, fresh water fishing, golf, hiking, hot air ballooning, horseback riding, kite flying, mountain biking, orchard-fresh fruit sampling, running or walking, scenic drives, sightseeing, shopping, surf fishing, swimming, tennis playing, and wildlife viewing.

Balboa Park—71 miles.

Coronado Island—75 miles to this quaint hill surrounded by blue ocean and white sandy beaches, beach side walkways, fine restaurants, tourist shops, and views of seagoing vessels.

Nearby Attractions—beginning with churches, cinemas, forests, health/beauty spas, live theater, museums, musicals, playgrounds, restaurants and winery tours, view also the many other Area Attractions and their distances below.

Disneyland—76 miles.

Ferry—San Diego Harbor at 68 miles.

Historic Julian—61 miles.

Historic Lake Elsinore—31 miles.

Historic San Juan Capistrano—69 miles.

Knotts Berry Farm—79 miles.

Lake Skinner County Park—11 miles.

Mount Palomar Observatory—45 miles.

Mount San Jacinto Tramway—67 miles.

Mount San Antonio—90 miles.

Palm Desert (including grand cactus gardens)—65 miles.

Palm Springs—69 miles.

Ocean Beaches—many with Oceanside being the closest at 41 miles.

Resort Casinos—about 10 within 55 miles for dancing, fine dining, golf and live performances.

Restaurants—two within three-to-five miles, and many in Temecula and nearby Murrieta.

Salton Sea—112 miles.

San Diego Zoo—70 miles.

San Diego Zoo’s Wgasa Safari (wild animal) Park—47 miles.

Sea World—69 miles.

Six Flags Magic Mountain—132 miles.

Ski Resort—Big Bear, the closest at 95 miles.

Temecula Area Events—listings available on the internet.

Train—nearest in Oceanside at 41 miles.

Tribal Culture—at the edge of Inland area’s 12 tribal nations and 19 tribes, all within 120 miles.

Vail Lake—13.5 miles.


Rates & Availability

Temecula Chateau / Country House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $300
Insurance $65
Tax Rate 10.0%

Week Day nightly rate $399 (Mond-Weds) 1 Night minimum stay
Weekend stay of 3 nights $699, 2 nights is $799. (Thurs-Sun) 2 Night minimum stay

RENTAL FEE. 7th night of each week stay FREE! Fee decreases weekly for 4 weeks. Fees for 1-12 guests: week 1—$2594 ($370.57/night); wk 2—$2366 ($338/night); wk 3—$2268.28 ($324.04/night); wk 4—$2207.80 ($315.40/night).

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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