With 50 hotels and lodging options in the Santa Ynez Valley, finding a place to stay in wine country can be easy to uncork. All six towns in the Valley are about 10-20 minutes away from one another so staying in one town doesn’t limit where you do your wine tastings, restaurants and other activities.
Carpe Travel’s Top Picks
The Ballard Inn
Recently renovated, The Ballard Inn is one of the most sought-after small luxury inns in the Santa Ynez Valley. Voted one of America’s Top Ten Most Romantic Inns, it offers comfortably elegant accommodations, attentive staff, and award-winning cuisine at The Gathering Table. See our full review.
Fess Parker Wine Country Inn
The Cottages at Bob’s Well Bread is an AirBnB rental managed by Bob’s Well Bread – home to the most amazing sandwiches and pastries!!