We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Carriage Vineyards Bed & Breakfast

Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeadersPlatinum level
3.5 of 5
Hotel website
4337 South El Pomar, Templeton, CA 93465
Special Offer
Free bottle of wine!
Carriage Vineyards Bed & Breakfast
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 3 more sites!
Ranked #1 of 7 Templeton B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeadersPlatinum level
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
RMSDMD
Write a Review

119 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    101
    14
    2
    2
    0
See reviews for
8
86
3
1
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (27)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (119)
  • Mar-May only
    (30)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (36)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (29)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (24)
All months
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed only one night and wished for a second night! Peaceful setting, stayed in the lovely romantic Victoria room with jacuzzi and rain shower. The views from the hilltop on the property were equally beautiful during the day and at sunset. The carriage collection was fascinating in the attached carriage house. Everything was spotless! Hot filling... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Carriage2, Owner at Carriage Vineyards Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

And you are a charming couple! Thanks Larry More 

Arizona
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 2 nights and experienced the Earth Day Festival. The property is beautiful, Larry and staff were friendly, accommodating and fun. A quiet stay, delicious breakfast each morning and I strongly recommend an educational tour of the vineyard. I have a much greater appreciation for the work that goes into wine making, growing, harvesting. The vintage carriage collection is... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Carriage2, Owner at Carriage Vineyards Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

You were great Grape Ed 101 students! Thanks for selecting our ranch for your visit! Larry More 

Leeds, England, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
99 reviews 99 reviews
22 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our base for a brief tour of the Central Coast wine country. It's out in the country so quiet and peaceful, but well placed for a number of wineries. Host Larry is busy and attentive with a nice sense of humour. At breakfast, which was very enjoyable, but not overwhelming as it can sometimes be in American B&Bs,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Carriage2, Owner at Carriage Vineyards Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks so much. Glad to see the Brits visit the colonies! More 

Lakehills
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

This bed and breakfast is in the heart of California wine country. The grounds are beautiful with a vineyard and olive orchard. The host, Larry is there if you need him but otherwise you feel like you are home. He has a wonderfully carriage collection and two beautiful horses to pull them. He was very helpful planning trips to the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Carriage2, Owner at Carriage Vineyards Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks so much! Larry More 

Los Angeles, California
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
23 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We stayed 3 nights in the Vis-A-Vis room, which was wonderful. A quiet stay at a very nice BnB. Lots of great advice on wineries and places to eat. The breakfasts are wonderful and nicely presented. Make sure to walk over to the actual carriage house and look at this collection. Thank You Larry.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Carriage2, Owner at Carriage Vineyards Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks great guests! More 

Santa Cruz, California
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Loved this Bed & Breakfast in the wine country of Paso Robles. It's kind of off the beaten path, but so worth staying there. Loved the Carriage House display of antique carriages and being able to hike around the property and see the awesome views from the top. You won't be disappointed!! Great breakfast and Larry is such a personable... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Carriage2, Owner at Carriage Vineyards Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Great having you two here! Thanks! More 

Rochester Hills, Michigan, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We really enjoyed our 1 night stay at Carriage B&B. It is in the middle of no where. However, there are many vineyards near by. Larry is a great host and served a nice hot breakfast. He told a few jokes while we ate breakfast. He was very helpful in guiding us to visit some vineyards and suggested dinner places,

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Carriage2, Owner at Carriage Vineyards Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind comments Yes we are away a few miles but I think that is a real plus!!! Many advantages but the towns are only a few miles away-- More 

Santa Barbara
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Top notch B&B located in the midst of a vineyard - nice trail to walk and birdwatch. (Saw a pair of Varied thrushes, bluebirds, a Northern flicker and 8 other species on a short walk.) Lots of wineries for tasting Rhone varietals and California Italian varietals nearby. Beautiful fall color. Comfy beds, scrumptious breakfast, helpful host Larry. Don't miss a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Carriage2, Owner at Carriage Vineyards Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much. Reviews like this are really rewarding to us in many ways! More 

1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We really enjoyed this place. It was our first time staying at a bed and breakfast and we were so impressed with the lodging and food. The manager was even kind enough to allow our two young daughters to stay as well. Very hospitable and a must stay if you are in the central coast.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Carriage2, Owner at Carriage Vineyards Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. It was a delight to have your family here! We normally do not accept children under eight but when you called and we had no other guests that a child would be a concern, I welcomed your reservation. Glad I did, your girls are sweethearts!! More 

Irvine, California
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Second time that we have stayed here and can't say enough about what a lovely venue it is--quiet, great breakfast, nice room, and very accommodating/friendly host in Larry--who makes you truly feel as a guest in his home. He gave us great recommendations for dinner and vineyards to visit, too! Definitely worth a repeat visit!

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Carriage2, Owner at Carriage Vineyards Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Very nice! Thank You! More 

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

65 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (45)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (17)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (8)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
View from room (4)
Viewed
Other (13)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (20)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (3)
Viewed
Room/suite (9)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Family/play areas (1)
Viewed
Other (4)
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities