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Santa Ynez Inn

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Certificate of Excellence
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AAA Four-Diamond rated luxury boutique inn. With every stay, guests can enjoy a full gourmet breakfast, evening wine hour, and seasonal dessert. Located in the heart of wine country, Santa Ynez Inn also offers guests an exclusive tasting pass to select wineries in the area. Most rooms have fireplaces, whirlpool tubs, and flat screen TVs. Suites have steam showers and patio or balcony. Please contact the hotel directly to confirm room type and specific room amenities.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Electric Vehicle Charging Station
Hot Tub
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
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Room features
Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
Good to know
Centrally Located
Hotel links
Visit hotel website
Full view
69Somewhat walkable
Grade: 69 out of 100
17Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
3Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
100Room tips
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My wife and I have been married nearly 30 years and we just enjoyed our first wine tasting trip. Now we're wondering: "Why have we never done this before?" We live in Seal Beach, California, we love to travel, and we love wine. Our excellent first time experience was enhanced
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Response from JohnRichardsonSYI, General Manager at Santa Ynez Inn
Responded 1 week ago
Jay, thank you so much for such a wonderful review. It was a pleasure to host you two and I'm so glad you felt at home during your stay. I'm looking forward to welcoming you back so you can check out a few more wineries on our Tasting Passport! Kindly, John R. General Manager
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Hotel's Favorite
We absolutely loved staying at the Santa Ynez Inn. From start to finish everything was fantastic. After we unpacked we went for happy hour and had some wine and cheese which we ate outside in the lovely garden. Then we walked around town and ate at the SY Kitchen a few doors
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Response from Kristopher M, General Manager at Santa Ynez Inn
Responded Jun 15, 2018
Hi, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a lovely review! We take pride in striving to offer our guests exceptional service and an unforgettable experience here at Santa Ynez Inn. I'm thrilled to hear our wine hour and late tea & cookies were to your liking. The garden was the perfect spot to enjoy everything, especially when you light the fire pit! Its also wonderful that our Tasting Passport helped you explore all the delicious wine around the area. I hope you choose to stay with us again next time you're in Santa Ynez! Kindly, Kristopher M
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The property appears to be newer and it is very well maintained. The rooms are spacious and very comfortable. We stayed in 212, upstairs at the end. The room had a fireplace, exclusive balcony, huge TV, 2 sitting chairs, jacuzzi tub, heated bathroom floor, 2 sinks and
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Response from JohnRichardsonSYI, General Manager at Santa Ynez Inn
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you for your kind words, Randy. Its wonderful to hear how you enjoyed your stay with us and that our accommodations hit the mark for you. I hope you choose to stay with us again next time you find yourself in the Santa Ynez Valley! Kindly, John R General Manager
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Charming hotel, with lovely, spacious rooms. Very nice service and accommodations overall. The breakfast/afternoon tea/wine room is delightful as is the library. Gym is small, but does the job. A bit pricey for the general area, but not outrageously so. Also had an amazing
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Response from JohnRichardsonSYI, General Manager at Santa Ynez Inn
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a wonderful review. Your kind words have truly made our day. I'm thrilled our service and accommodations hit the mark fro you and that our spa was to your liking. I hope you consider staying with us again next time you're in our area. Kindly, John R General Manager
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The first time I came to the Santa Ynez Valley Inn, I thought I was walking into a Hallmark movie set. It has this warm and charming feel. It's like I was invited to someone's home. It combines charm and elegance. The staff is super friendly, the rooms are big. The decoration
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Response from JohnRichardsonSYI, General Manager at Santa Ynez Inn
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you so much for your awesome review, Veronique! I'm absolutely thrilled that our inn's accommodations and aesthetic hit mark for you. I hope to welcome you back next time you're visiting the wineries. Kindly, John R. General Manager
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Do you provide coffee/tea service in the rooms?
They do offer both Tea and Coffee service to the rooms They have a K cup coffee maker in the room and as I recall an afternoon tea and evening dessert with tea and coffee
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Do you have a dining room, and what type is the menu?
We have a parlor where guests can enjoy complimentary breakfast in the mornings and wine and hors d'oeuvres at night. We do not serve dinner or lunch, but there are plenty of surrounding restaurants nearby.
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Do the rooms have mini refrigerators?
Yes, every room has a mini refrigerator and complimentary bottled water.
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is there a pool?
There was not a pool when we were there. There is an outdoor spa. There are also jacuzzi tubs in most of the guest rooms.
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Are you pet friendly? I have a small dog.
Yes, the Inn is Pet Friendly. There is a $75 pet fee and guests must stay on the first floor. There are only a three pet friendly rooms so I recommend calling to check availability.
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"The property is on a quiet street so noise wasn't really an issue. Also property is entirely non-smoking."
"I like room 205 and 202"
"Three stays, in different rooms; each was roomy, well-decorated with plenty of closet space and a small refrigerator"
"no view, all rooms are good"
"something with a patio is nice"
$362 - $628 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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