California Historical Landmarks in Sonoma County

California Historical Landmark 496
Swiss Hotel
18 West Spain Street

California Historical Landmark #496: Swiss Hotel
California Historical Landmark #496: Swiss Hotel
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Swiss Hotel

Constructed about 1850 by Don Salvador Vallejo. This adobe adjoined his first Sonoma dwelling built in 1836. Occupied by various pioneers, it was the house in 1861 of Dr. Victor J. Faure, vintner of prize-winning wines made from the grapes of the Vallejo family vineyards. Later, it became known as the "Swiss Hotel" because of its use for hotel and restaurant purposes.

Historical Landmark No. 496

California State Park Commission

The Swiss Hotel contributes to the Sonama Plaza Historic District National Register Listing #75000489.

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