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Sanford Winery & Vineyards

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Amazing wine and winery

We visited this beautiful winery for my husband’s 30th birthday, it was a surprise for him and we... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Elisabeth G
Barcelona, Spain
Sanford Winery ATV tour

Sanford Winery has always been our favorite in the Solvang CA area. This visit was the best. They... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Julie N
Shreveport, Louisiana
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  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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We invite you to take a step back in time and experience the place where the Sta. Rita Hills growing region was born. Travel along the beautiful countryside and discover our mission-inspired winery nestled among the vines in the very middle of La...more
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5010 Santa Rosa Rd, Lompoc, CA 93436-9551
+1 800-426-9463
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited this beautiful winery for my husband’s 30th birthday, it was a surprise for him and we really enjoyed it. Frank was our host and he was awesome, we had some wine on the tasting room and then he showed us around the facility...More

Thank Elisabeth G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sanford Winery has always been our favorite in the Solvang CA area. This visit was the best. They now have an ATV tour that takes you into the vineyards where the grapes are grown. Incredible to be tasting the wine from that section while standing...More

Thank Julie N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So, I decided to go back to Sanford to give them another chance and I’m glad I did. I tried a variety of wines from the 2013-2015 vintages and things have gotten much better and friendlier (and it didn’t hurt that I did this very...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We cannot day enough good things about the ATV tour that the Winery has introduced. Robert Chetwood, who runs the Tasting Room, dreamed up the idea and it is first class in every single possible way. We started with a quick toast at 11 am...More

Thank Jgrady7700
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Went here for some wine tasting on the recommendation of some friends. We were not disappointed in the least. The host gave us a brief walk-around and showed us some of the vineyards where grapes are sourced. We had enough tastings of delicious wines, and...More

Thank Dick T
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

After several years of visiting this beautiful location and enjoying the excellent wines, my wife and I had an opportunity to get into the terroir. We took the ATV- All Terrain Vineyard experience. We walked in the vine blocks where the grapes were grown, with...More

Thank Robert J M
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Sanford was my last stop on a wine tasting trek through the Central Valley. The best was last, so to speak. The tasting room located in the middle of their historic vineyards was the most comfortable and welcoming of all. It would be a pleasant...More

Thank PSU69
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Beautiful venue, nice knowledgeable tasting room staff. Very approachable pinots and chardonnays. We were looking for their Sanford & Benedict single vintage pinots. That 2015 and 2014 did not disappoint.

Thank John C
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We recently visited Sanford winery. We had been several years ago and I wanted to revisit. First, be prepared it is 7 miles off the highway. The scenery is beautiful but it is a long way in and out. That being said, the property itself...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 17 May 2018

My husband and I just returned from visiting the Santa Barbara County wine region for the first time. We tasted at several different wineries in the area and we usually enjoyed one or two of the wines that were offered. However, none of the places...More

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