Evolving the St. Charles Wine Garden Experience: Our Ongoing Renovation Journey

At St. Charles Wine Garden, we’re committed to enhancing your experience in every way possible. That’s why we’re currently in the midst of an exciting renovation journey that’s reshaping our venue into something even more special, step by step.

Phase 1: Embracing History

Our journey began by embracing the rich history of our property. We’ve carefully begun restoring a lovely single-family house into a luxurious guest house, preserving its character while adding modern comforts. Although still in progress, we can’t wait for you to experience it.

Phase 2: Renewing the Core

The heart of our transformation centers around the renovation of a charming barn, which is evolving into a stylish bar and convenient store.  Adjacent to the barn, a new building is emerging, complete with modern restrooms.

Phase 3: Nature’s Embrace

We’re passionate about embracing the natural beauty of our surroundings. Currently, we’re transforming our outdoor venue into a captivating space. We’re replacing old bricks with pristine stone, widening each terrace with elegant stone landscaping retaining walls, all under 48 inches high. The centerpiece will be the planting of thirty-two new cherry blossom trees, standing tall at 18-22 feet, creating an enchanting atmosphere for weddings, private corporate events, and wine enthusiasts alike. 

Phase 4: Ensuring Convenience

To accommodate our expected number of visitors, we’re also working on constructing a new parking lot between the old restaurant and the barn. This addition will ensure ample space, making your visit convenient and stress-free. 

Phase 5: Honoring Tradition

Preserving heritage is important to us. That’s why we’re currently rehabilitating the old restaurant into a charming mini boutique hotel. With a minimum of six units, including one ADA-compliant unit, this unique lodging experience pays homage to the history of St. Charles while offering modern comfort and sophistication.

At St. Charles Wine Garden, our ongoing renovation journey is about making gradual improvements that will ultimately create a remarkable experience for you. We invite you to be part of this exciting transformation and look forward to welcoming you to our evolving haven in St. Charles.