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Montalvo Arts Center

15400 Montalvo Rd, Saratoga, CA 95070-6327
+1 408-961-5800
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Tranquil

We always visit here when we are in the area, there is always something going on, today was a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mike B
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Godalming, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great hikes for young kids as well

Have visited the trails several times in the last few weeks, they are all good for kids 3 and up... read more

Reviewed May 14, 2017
italian_in_NY
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Saratoga, California
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A Mediterranean-style villa with intricate gardens and grounds, which also includes an artists residency, a small gallery, hiking trails, and both indoor and outdoor theatres for concerts and performances.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good33%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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15400 Montalvo Rd, Saratoga, CA 95070-6327
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+1 408-961-5800
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We always visit here when we are in the area, there is always something going on, today was a wedding. One year there was a sculpture exhibition. Just walk around.

Thank Mike B
Reviewed May 14, 2017 via mobile

Have visited the trails several times in the last few weeks, they are all good for kids 3 and up. We spend on average 1.5 hours when hiking or you can just enjoy the lawn in front of the villa playing fresbee or reading a...More

Thank italian_in_NY
Reviewed February 14, 2017

The carriage House venue with only 300 seats is an intimate, comfortable setting for small concerts. I recently saw Jimmy Webb here and it was perfect-no bad seat in the house. Outside in the summer you can't drive up to the Villa, you have to...More

Thank Liz C
Reviewed January 29, 2017

An excellent line-up of performances every year, with variety from Hawaiian guitar to opera and grand piano. A real resource for the area.

Thank stcyrienne
Reviewed January 17, 2017

In the past 16 years, I take my dog there a lot. We participated a lot of the activities they held. In the past, it was very quiet and without any events most of the time not many people around. Recently, they have more and...More

Thank Olivia J
Reviewed September 29, 2016

Villa Montalvo has been a center for beautiful and powerful people for a century. Now used as a retreat and convention sight, many of the original landscape and architecture details are still intact

Thank Norma W
Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

This is one of the nicest venues in the San Francisco Bay area. Great sightlines and very historic. Very organized with decent prices for beer and food. Plus it's a nonprofit. Highly recommended venue.

Thank rpperkins1
Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

We took the lookout trail and looped down through the redwood trail. It was a lovely walk with a 3 yo and a baby. The grounds are stunning and beg for a picnic. We'll be back!

Thank ohdonnaoh
Reviewed September 1, 2016

this is very nice place to see . nice park to have groups in take classes see music events go to on line see what is going on or call them .parking is limited here so car pool if you can .

Thank John S
Reviewed July 17, 2016

The perfect wedding spot... here for a friends wedding... beautiful grounds, patio, lawn area for the ceremony.. We dined on the surrounding patio of the villa and dancing inside.. in the hills of Saratoga. Not familiar with the Arts Center of this venue!

Thank Missewe13
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