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Sunstone Vineyards & Winery

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Address: 125 Refugio Rd., Santa Ynez, CA
Phone Number: 805/688-9463
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11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Activities: Wine tasting

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A slice of Tuscany

While I couldn't afford a bottle of their wine, the tasting flight and the many rooms to savor them in really sent me back to Tuscany. Outside and in, the owners have had their... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 13, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

While I couldn't afford a bottle of their wine, the tasting flight and the many rooms to savor them in really sent me back to Tuscany. Outside and in, the owners have had their winery designed to look straight out of the Italian hills. Should you venture out that way, this is worth bringing got camera to.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

This place is stunning. It's an absolute must when in the area. It's what you want a wine tasting to be in terms of ambiance. Also, the staff is friendly and the wine is GREAT. Get the Rose. It's the best I had in the valley. Note: food is available to purchase. very clean bathrooms. Grounds for kids to run... More 

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Temecula, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

This place is so beautiful. They have a cool wine cave! Loved the merlot and syrah. We didn't picnic but looked like a great place to enjoy the outdoors, some food and wine. The staff was very friendly.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The place is great. Many areas to sit and enjoy a great glass of wine. If you get a chance to visit with Tom really cool guy and explains the wine very well. Wines are great especially their merlot 2011 and their Pinot.. Even though the grapes for their pinot comes from Santa Rita, it does not take away from... More 

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Bergen, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Sunstone offers great wines for tasting. They have a very nice tasting room, and their staff knows their wines. It is also nice to sit outside and relax here, or to walk around inside and outside. We were happily surprised to find the olive oil and vinerar tastings as well, they were excellent and just had to get one! This... More 

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Huntingtown, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

If your are not a Merlot drinker this will change your mind. Many of the others wines offered on the tasting were excellent. The Reserve Merlot is by far the best I have had. Benn up and down the west coast from CA to Or and tasted many wines. We bought the Merlot and enjoyed it before we left the... More 

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Coronado, California, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Stopped by as our friends are members and had a nice time sitting outside wine tasting. The staff was excellent and extremely nice and knowledgeable! Had a great time and would recommend to anyone stopping by! Enjoy!

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Beautiful property!!!! Feeling like I'm in Tuscany. Take a moment to walk around and smell the rosemary. Ask for Sammi, she's great.

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We finally visited Sunstone Winery after reading tons of reviews and seeing the most beautiful photos from weekend getaways and weddings... and it did not disappoint! You're suddenly transported to Europe with the beautiful architecture and olive trees everywhere. And with a good glass of wine in hand, what more could you want? We even became members we loved the... More 

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Big Bear Region, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

This winery is great. It has exceptionally nice grounds and a great wine tasting room. If you want a great place for a wedding or other event - this is a good choice. The wine was good and the staff was extremely friendly. We will definitely return to Sunstone.

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Additional Information about Sunstone Vineyards & Winery

Address: 125 Refugio Rd., Santa Ynez, CA
Phone Number: 805/688-9463
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Ynez
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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