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Alisal Guest Ranch & Resort

1054 Alisal Road, Solvang, CA 93463
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Houston, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I went here for a short, two night/ three day getaway. We booked the round up vacation package which includes unlimited green fees and horseback riding. My husband isn't much of a horseman and prefers to play golf whereas I love horses, so this place fit the bill. The location was BEAUTIFUL. The scenic trail rides were... More 

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Laguna Niguel, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

My wife and I have visited the location a number of times over the years and it keeps getting better. Ideal if you like to golf, hike, play tennis or ride horses. We are active horse people therefore that is the prime activity we participate in. Wranglers are great and groups are small and arranged according to ability. Lots of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

I had the pleasure of staying at Alisal Guest Ranch and truly enjoyed the experience. There is something to do for everyone from walking/running the trail behind the resort, riding horses, go to the petting zoo, play a round of golf at either the private or public course, enjoy the pool or simply sit outside of your room reading a... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 via mobile

Amazing ranch. Our 3 yr old had plenty to do: crafts, swimming- pool heated so in the warm fall weather it worked. Great hay ride up for breakfast, fun petting zoo. So much fun, I want to come back. They room was super clean. We got a s'more kit that entertained us all at night using the in room real... More 

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

During our holiday in California, we visited the ranch, and absolutely loved it. As an other guest wrote before: I wish, we had something like that in Europe. We had such a wonderful time and our boys, 4 and 9 years old, enjoyed every minute of the stay as we did. I hope, I will always remember the view from... More 

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Santa Barbara, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

When a major birthday arose,we choose the Alisal as our destination for our family of adults and three children. All said, this adventure at the Alisal was a family memory creator. Besides beautiful grounds, that included horses and a petting zoo, infinite trail walking, a gym swimming pool, and a crafts room for the kids, there was the incredible food.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

If you are looking for a family vacation for both the old and the young, look no further. There is always something for everyone whether you want to just relax by the pool, play a bit of volleyball or join in a yoga class. Those looking for more excitement can go horseback riding along the scenic trails or shoot air... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I just returned to the UK from holidaying in California with my partner and our three daughters (ages 20, 18 and 16). We spent the last three days of our trip at the Alisal, which exceeded expectations and helped round off a wonderful holiday. There are lots of great things to note: the variety of activities, the excellent food and... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We've been lucky to travel extensively and were looking for something new. Alisal had all of our favorite things...well-trained horses, golf, yoga, pool and spa, fishing, and wonderful guests and staff. The lake BBQ, breakfast rides, and rodeo were awesome. The little towns of Los Olivos and Solvang were charming and the wine tasting was great. Enjoy!

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Santa Ana, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I posted the following review last week without changing the rating from poor to excellent. My apologies to Alisal for overlooking the rating. Subsequently I deleted the review (since it could not be edited after posting) and am reentering it…….. We have returned to the Alisal for 15 years with our family. It is a casual, friendly, laid back place... More 

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Address: 1054 Alisal Road, Solvang, CA 93463
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Location: United States > California > Solvang
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 73
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Also Known As:
Alisal Guest Ranch Hotel Solvang
Alisal Guest Ranch And Resort
Alisal Hotel Solvang
Alisal Resort Solvang
Alisal Ranch Solvang
The Alisal Guest Ranch
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#4 Business Hotel in Solvang

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