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Ballard Inn

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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Family Rooms
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Reviewed 25 January 2014

We were two senior couples on a mid-week holiday using TravelZoo vouchers. Beautifully furnished and maintained Inn with lots of comfy places to curl up and read a book or just relax in front of the big fireplace. We were in the first floor Wildflower...More

Thank bud9845
Reviewed 4 January 2014

This is truely a great getaway place. No phone or TVs in the rooms but wifi to keep track of anything important. The dinning is outstanding goumet, both breakfast and dinner with dinner being an experience that you won't forget. (try the filet mignon). Wine...More

Thank Gary R
Reviewed 3 January 2014

My husband and I have stayed at Ballard Inn maybe 3 times since 2010 when I wrote my first review. We found our most recent stay to be consistently excellent as our first! We arrived at the tail end of happy hour. A wide assortment...More

Thank Rebecca Z
Reviewed 26 December 2013

This Bed and Breakfast with its resturant is close to all of the Santa Barbara Santa Ynez Valley wineries and is an outstanding way to rest and relax between trips througout the Valley. Early morning walks around the small 'town' of Ballard are great too....More

Thank Dennis F F
Reviewed 4 November 2013 via mobile

Such a nice property for a relaxing weekend! The staff could not be nicer - everyone we met was great. The included breakfast is an impressive surprise. This is a clean, quiet, special occasion location.

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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US$ 361 - US$ 507 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 361 - US$ 507 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Debby P
17 February 2017|
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Response from achrisyth | Property representative |
Hello, We do not have a pool at the Ballard Inn. Thank you for the inquiry.
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Alicia H
13 March 2015|
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Response from ballardinn | Property representative |
Our rooms start at a rate of $265 and range to $345 per night, and include a fully cooked to order breakfast, wine and hors d'oeuvre hour, and bed turn down with house made cookies. We also have a dinner package that... More
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Bert W
15 January 2015|
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Response from achrisyth | Property representative |
The Ballard Inn Restaurant is open to the public for dinner Wednesday - Sunday 5:30-9:00 PM. Breakfast service is for inn guests only and is served in the dining room from 8:00 - 10:00 AM. Please feel free to contact us... More
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Room Tips
"On nights when the restaurant is open (Wed-Sun), rooms on the east side are quieter."
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"Every room has it’s own style. You can view on line. We had the Davy Brown room, which is not the biggest..."
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"All rooms are great. Some have their own fireplaces but you can't get a bad room here."
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"All the rooms seemed quiet, though the ones in the back may be quieter than in the front."
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