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Santa Ynez Valley

Santa Ynez, CA
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This burgeoning wine region is located just north of Santa Barbara and is home to more than 60 vineyards.
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“los olivos” (14 reviews)
“small towns” (5 reviews)
Santa Ynez, CA
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Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

The Santa Ynez Valley emulates very well the Rhine wine region of France, and this is the type of wine you should be seeking coming to this valley. Most well known as the Syrah and Viognier, as you will find it is excellent in this...More

Thank PilotMichael
Reviewed 16 March 2017

By far one of the most diverse areas, with horseback riding, biking, wine tasting, beer tasting. The most fresh and delicious cusine out there.

Thank lzubik0416
Reviewed 14 March 2017

........and the wine is just as good. Don't pass a visit here for more expensive 'wine destinations'.

Thank tricrzy
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Santa Ynez valley is well known for its wineries and the town of Solvang , a tourist place with a lot of Danish influence. There are some other small towns like Los Olivos and Los Alamos worth a visit, in combination with a cup of...More

1  Thank Evertosterman
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Beautiful scenery, great wineries, a casino, and cute little towns. This is a great way to spend a few days in Central California. Oh yeah, only 40 minutes from a beach, Great.

Thank NoHoMike
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

We're were so lucky, a lot of rain has turned everything so fantastic green! There are so many places you can try different wines. People are so friendly. Highly recommended this region!

Thank R_Sweden
Reviewed 10 November 2016

No matter is you are into wine, horses, gambling or looking for a great place to eat. You won't be disappointed in this little valley.

Thank lhumburger
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We loved this so much we're planning another longer trip for next year. Enjoyed the winery tasting rooms, the wine, the people - staff and guests. We never had anything but great meals and service. Driving around to the wineries was very scenic. Cute charming...More

Thank KathieandPeter
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Pick a 3 day weekend and book a hotel. This is a beautiful location, kickback, friendly people,lots of wine! and some great restaurants to try. This is a potential location to sell up and make the move! Just let me buy first.... enjoy your visit.

Thank DPKH
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

I brought my 83-year old mother to Santa Ynez to gamble at the Chumash Casino. We stopped in the little town of Santa Ynez for a meal afterwards. I thought it would be a tiny, dusty farm town. To my delight, I found the people...More

Thank Mary L
Nearby Restaurants
Los Olivos Wine Merchant & Cafe
635 reviews
5.99 km away
Sides Hardware and Shoes - a Brothers Restaurant
447 reviews
5.91 km away
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5.95 km away
172 reviews
6.01 km away
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Firestone Vineyard
160 reviews
.07 km away
Andrew Murray Vineyards
71 reviews
1.50 km away
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.12 km away
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