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San Ysidro Ranch, a Ty Warner Property

5.0 of 5 Resort   |   900 San Ysidro Lane, Santa Barbara, CA 93108
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Ranked #5 of 61 Hotels in Santa Barbara
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

SYR has a unique blend of California luxury, western history and european sensibility complete with sublime gardens and relaxed comfort amongst quality furnishings and surroundings. It is romantic, peaceful and I highly recommend it!

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Sanysidroranch, General Manager at San Ysidro Ranch, a Ty Warner Property, responded to this review

It is such a pleasure to read of your recent visit to the Ranch! Our team takes great pride in maintaining these wonderful grounds, and we hope to welcome you for another relaxing visit in the future. Scott Cordle Resort Manager More

2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently spent several nights at the San Ysidro Ranch to celebrage our wedding amniversary and didn't find it met our expectations. The grounds are lovely and the general ambiance is peaceful. While our room was cozy and roomy, the bathroom was tiny. The floorboards and bed were very creaky and the proximity to the next room was anything but... More

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Sanysidroranch, General Manager at San Ysidro Ranch, a Ty Warner Property, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your stay, it was a pleasure to have had you as our guests. We do apologize for the inconsistent care in the areas detailed. Please feel free to contact me directly to discuss your experience: 805.565.1777. Scott Cordle Resort Manager More

England
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45 reviews 45 reviews
8 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A well run property in an idyllic setting, this is just the place if you want to escape from the hubbub of some of the busier tourist destinations of the west coast. The property comprises a number of eell appointed cottages spread out over an amazing landscape with mountain backdrop. There is also a fantastic restaurant (The Stonehouse) with an... More

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Sanysidroranch, General Manager at San Ysidro Ranch, a Ty Warner Property, responded to this review

It is so wonderful to read of your recent stay, and with such flattering sentiments for the Ranch! We do hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you for a return visit in the near future. Scott Cordle Resort Manager More

Santa Monica, California
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Even when compared to the other very high quality hotels I have enjoyed, SYR is at the very top of my list. When I travel, I look to stay somewhere I feel as good or better than at the home I love. SYR is that place. Having stayed there before, I had very high expectations and was not disappointed. It... More

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Sanysidroranch, General Manager at San Ysidro Ranch, a Ty Warner Property, responded to this review

The San Ysidro Ranch is rich in history and charm, a great portion of which has been shaped by our amazing guests. We are so fortunate to have your loyalty, William and look forward to providing relaxing experiences and fond memories for years to come. Scott Cordle Resort Manager More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Beautiful grounds, garden and lovely rooms. One of the nicest hotels I have visited. Love having the walking trails next to the property. Worth a visit even though it is expensive. Staff were wonderfl

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Sanysidroranch, General Manager at San Ysidro Ranch, a Ty Warner Property, responded to this review

It is such a pleasure to read of your recent visit to the Ranch! Our team takes great pride in curating personalized experiences for each of our guests, and we hope to welcome you for another wonderful visit in the future. Scott Cordle Resort Manager More

Los Angeles, California
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40 reviews 40 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

My wife and I loved this hotel! This stunning property is located just a mile or so off the main highway but you feel so much further from life. It's serene and beautiful with blue water views of the Pacific Ocean. The cottages are quaint and well appointed with all the amenities required for a pleasant stay. Very romantic but... More

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Sanysidroranch, General Manager at San Ysidro Ranch, a Ty Warner Property, responded to this review

It is so wonderful to read of your recent visit to the Ranch, and we hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you for a return trip soon! Scott Cordle Resort Manager More

London
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56 reviews 56 reviews
25 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We have been coming back to the SYR for nearly a decade. For us, it is the American equivalent of the Aman hotels in Asia; on every occasion reliably delivering a beautifully styled room, hotel and experience without being formal and stuffy. The hill-side French provincial style cottages and gardens are absolutely perfect to relax for a few days where... More

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Sanysidroranch, General Manager at San Ysidro Ranch, a Ty Warner Property, responded to this review

We are so fortunate to have had your loyalty over the years, and we look forward to many more wonderful stays and memories to come! Scott Cordle Resort Manager More

Tel Aviv, Israel
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36 reviews 36 reviews
14 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Well I call myself a hotel snob - this hotel must be the nicest place I've ever stayed at!! I was slightly apprehensive travelling with three teen boys, but they LOVED it. We took a two bedroom cottage for three nights and frankly I could have moved right in there!! The whole place is serene, quiet, peaceful and really quaint.... More

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Sanysidroranch, General Manager at San Ysidro Ranch, a Ty Warner Property, responded to this review

We’re so flattered to read of your recent stay, and thrilled we could surprise you with our charming property! Our team takes great pride in maintaining these wonderful grounds, Chef’s organic garden, and each individually designed cottage – and we hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you for another dream visit! Scott Cordle Resort Manager More

2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Everything is not just wonderful, but thoughtful and singular. One of the stand alones. Listing every detail wouldn't do the medley justice. If you're going to be in the area, stay outside of Santa Barbara proper in Montecito and appreciate the depth the region has to offer.

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Sanysidroranch, General Manager at San Ysidro Ranch, a Ty Warner Property, responded to this review

It is so wonderful to read of your recent stay, and with such kind sentiments for the Ranch! We do hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you for a return visit in the near future. Scott Cordle Resort Manager More

Pasadena, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

It was memorable experience, great service of true 5 stars resort ! Staff very attentive and courteous from arrival to departure. Nice clean hotel room and general resort area, relaxing and enjoyable. We will for sure visit the resort again and will not hesitate recomend to friends and family. Cheers !

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Sanysidroranch, General Manager at San Ysidro Ranch, a Ty Warner Property, responded to this review

It is such a pleasure to read of your recent stay at the Ranch. Our team takes great pride in curating personalized experiences for each of our guests, and we look forward to welcoming you for many return visits! Scott Cordle Resort Manager More

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Address: 900 San Ysidro Lane, Santa Barbara, CA 93108
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Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — San Ysidro Ranch, a Ty Warner Property 5*
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