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Solvang Gardens

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293 Alisal Rd., Solvang, CA 93463
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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peachtree city
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

3 night stay, basic room nice but a little cramped, beautiful bathroom, quiet except for the freak in house next door who liked to pick his electric guitar at full volume every afternoon. Good basic continental breakfast. Short walk to restaurants/shopping. Friendly staff, blooming gardens with comfortable tables and sitting areas in front and back (drought?) Exceptional value among local... More 

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Lake Forest, California
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4 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

our "King Suite", the Cabernet....brought to mind grandma's apartment in the '50's....there was no 'charm' to be found.....the garden for our 'suite' was in the center of the driveway....lovely plantings, but hardly serene and private....the ancient a/c unit was located in the bedroom and the noise prevented us from getting to sleep...there was dust everywhere in the bedroom and bath....dirt... More 

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Carlsbad, California
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18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

The Solvang Gardens was pretty much what I expected from the pictures and reviews. Pretty property due to the gardens and the motif is very Solvang. Nice location, nice staff, parking very convenient. Room looked like the pictures but there were aspects about my stay that were annoying and I won't be back nor recommend this property to my friends.... More 

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Redondo Beach, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

My wife and I got married in the Solvang area and chose Solvang Gardens Lodge as our hotel for a room block. They were simply amazing- literally in every sense. PROPERTY: Within walking distance of the main drag in Solvang (3-4 blocks away). It's on the outskirts of town, which is nice too since it's not busy. It's a very... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Solvang was our last overnight before heading home to Australia. We stayed at Solvang Gardens a very quaint Lodge just one street back from the shopping area, easy walk, the lady at reception was very friendly and welcoming. The room was just beautiful with a very comfortable bed (first priority when travelling). Breakfast was included, we sat in a very... More 

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Zurich/Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

We had booked an updated Queen room with garden access 4 months earlier (and were surprised that the credit card was charged immediately after booking). Upon arrival we liked the comfortable room with tile floor (so much better than carpet) and modern decor. We appreciated the flatscreen TV, strong wifi and coffee maker. The gardens are a beautiful space to... More 

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Debbie V, General Manager at Solvang Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us as we value your feedback. We hope to see you again soon. More 

Lemont, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Had a relative getting married in the area, and this was the hotel for many of the guests. When we booked the room, I thought the price was a bit high, and I still think that a little. The suite was large, clean and well maintained with a full kitchen, stocked with plates, glassware and silverware. We hardly had any... More 

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Debbie V, General Manager at Solvang Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your recent experience with us. We take pride in servicing our guests and we appreciate the feedback. We look forward to seeing you again. More 

Torrance, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Solvang Garden Inn is a very nice and relaxingl place to stay, the staff is very nice and the continental breakfast is set up to make you feel at home. The Inn is remodeling their rooms, we stayed in one of the upgraded rooms and I was disappointment that the quality of the upgrades wasn't top quality, never the less... More 

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Debbie V, General Manager at Solvang Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience with us and we hope to see you return in the future. More 

Santa Barbara, California
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

This inn is close to the shops and restaurants in Solvang but far enough to be relaxing, cozy, and it's a great value. The rooms have nice bathrooms, comfy beds, new tvs, and a great continental breakfast. I would highly recommend a stay here.

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Debbie V, General Manager at Solvang Gardens, responded to this review

I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to see you visit again the next time you are in Solvang. More 

Los Angeles, USA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

The best part for us were the gardens...front and back. Unfortunately, it was raining and cold, so we couldn't enjoy them. It would be perfect for a glass of wine, having breakfast or just checking the internet. Our room was facing the English Garden (rear) which was very private. The room was small but clean...perfect for a short stay. I... More 

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Debbie V, General Manager at Solvang Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time out of your day to write such a nice review about our hotel. I am happy to hear that Adriana was able to assist you with local dinner options. I am sorry it was raining during your visit but hope you will come back to visit us again when you can enjoy our beautiful... More 

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