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Best of Santa Ynez Guide

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Santa Ynez Valley
Santa Ynez Valley
This burgeoning wine region is located just north of Santa Barbara and is home to more than 60 vineyards.
Attraction type: Valleys
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Rancho Olivos
Rancho Olivos
Owner description: Rancho Olivos is an olive farm with daily olive oil tastings. We are Open Mon through Thurs 12 pm to 4pm. Fri through Sun we are open 11 am to 4 pm. We are open year round... more Owner description: Rancho Olivos is an olive farm with daily olive oil tastings. We are Open Mon through Thurs 12 pm to 4pm. Fri through Sun we are open 11 am to 4 pm. We are open year round. Rancho Olivos Artisan Extra Virgin Olive oil is made from olives grown on our. We offer the opportunity to see the olive trees which produce our fruit. less
Attraction type: Farms
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Santa Ynez Valley Historical Museum and Janeway-Parks Carriage House
Santa Ynez Valley Historical Museum and Janeway-Parks Carriage House
Attraction type: Specialty Museums
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Santa Ynez Wine Trail
Santa Ynez Wine Trail
Scenic driving route through Santa Barbara wine country that offers opportunities to tour major wineries along the way.
Attraction type: Scenic Drives; Wineries & Vineyards
Sedgwick Reserve
Sedgwick Reserve
Attraction type: Nature & Wildlife Areas

All places to eat » Places to eat

Trattoria Grappolo
Trattoria Grappolo
Ranked #1 of 19 Restaurants in Santa Ynez
Price: $20 - $35
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Dessert, Lunch, Delivery, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Takeout
SY Kitchen
SY Kitchen
Ranked #2 of 19 Restaurants in Santa Ynez
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Brothers Restaurant at the Red Barn
Brothers Restaurant at the Red Barn
Ranked #3 of 19 Restaurants in Santa Ynez
Price: $45 - $70
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse, Seafood
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Vineyard House Restaurant
Vineyard House Restaurant
Ranked #4 of 19 Restaurants in Santa Ynez
Price: $20 - $35
Cuisines: Californian, Continental
Good for: Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Panino
Panino
Ranked #5 of 19 Restaurants in Santa Ynez
Cuisines: American, Sandwiches
Dining options: Lunch

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

ForFriends Inn
ForFriends Inn
$275 - $331
Ranked #1 of 1 Santa Ynez B&B and Inns
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Additional nearby recommended accommodations:

Hotel Corque
2.5 of 5
Hotel Corque
$138 - $385
Ranked #2 of 10 Hotels in Solvang
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Wine Valley Inn & Cottages
3.0 of 5
Wine Valley Inn & Cottages
$96 - $247
Ranked #5 of 10 Hotels in Solvang
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Santa Ynez Inn
4.0 of 5
Santa Ynez Inn
$294 - $726
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Santa Ynez
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Additional nearby recommended accommodations:

Fess Parker's Wine Country Inn and Spa
4.0 of 5
Fess Parker's Wine Country Inn and Spa
$321 - $990
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Los Olivos
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Quality Inn Buellton
2.0 of 5
Quality Inn Buellton
$97 - $202
Ranked #1 of 7 Hotels in Buellton
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Alisal Guest Ranch & Resort
4.0 of 5
Alisal Guest Ranch & Resort
$404 - $967
Ranked #1 of 10 Hotels in Solvang
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