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5 of 5 bubbles Review of Santa Ynez Inn

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Santa Ynez Inn
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Santa Ynez
Certificate of Excellence
Newport Beach, California
1 review
“romantic”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2010

beautiful place for a romantic getaway or wedding. In the middle of wine country and within 15 minutes of all nearby wineries. I would listen to their recommendations for local restaurants and wineries. They could make reservations for you and get appointment to private wineries. Demetria Winery a 100% must see. Breakfast included and very good. Wine and cheese before dinner hour before dinner very good. Dessert hour after dinner acceptable although no chocolate and only one choice. Overall relaxing and comfortable.

  • Stayed October 2010, travelled as a couple
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2010

It's not often that I rave about a hotel but this place is special. Santa Ynes a great base for exploring the wine country and I can't imagine a more elegant place to stay. The staff are professional, courteous and very helpful. We booked though Travel Zoo and my wife and I were amazed at the value for money. I could go on to describe more but one thing is certain, you can believe everything that you read on the website and not be disappointed.

  • Stayed October 2010, travelled as a couple
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Temecula, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2010

Wow! This hotel looks like a mansion in an old west town. The staff is so awesome and you get a list of DVDs you can borrow from the for free when you check in which I took full advantage of. I had a king suite and it was amazing. Heated tile floors in the bathroom and a huge waterfall shower as well as a hot tub sized bath tub. I had a fridge with two waters complimentary then went to the cocktail hour where the served high end appetizers and local wine by the fire place in the lobby. I also got a breakfast (hot) in their elegant living room. The chocolates on the pillow were even top of the line. I will go back and back, best without kids as it is so romantic.

  • Stayed October 2010, travelled on business
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Marseille, France
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229 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2010

Unfortunately we stayed only 1 night on way back from San Francisco to Los Angeles before cathching flight to France. Absolutely amazing! The hosts were charming, and breakfast was made to request in the morning. Rooms are beautiful and enormous. The automatic remote controlled chimney is out of this world. Will be back for a longer relaxing stay another time for sure.

  • Stayed October 2010, travelled as a couple
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San Francisco, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2010

A good bit of money was spent on this inn by somebody with taste out of the old T.V. series Dallas. The hotel simply lacks style and class that you would associate with their rate level.

  • Stayed September 2010, travelled as a couple
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Potomac, MD
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2010

We spent a long weekend here. Our room was spacious and nicely decorated with a comfortable bed, plenty of room for clothes and a large bathroom. Breakfasts, which were included in the price of the room, were to die for. Excellent local wines and hors d'oevres were served every evening. The staff was always available to answer questions and give tips and directions for restaurants and wineries. We couldn't have been happier with our choice.

  • Stayed July 2010, travelled as a couple
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Santa Ynez, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2010

Stayed here on a midweek getaway having purchased a gift certificate at a school fundraiser. We were upgraded to a king suite on an upper floor. Room was way more than I would have expected. Service was outstanding as was the morning breakfast. The afternoon wine and wood was almost enough for dinner. Another couple staying there shared wine they had bought.

  • Stayed August 2010, travelled as a couple
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Property: Santa Ynez Inn
Address: 3627 Sagunto St, Santa Ynez, CA 93460-9577
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Region: United States > California > Santa Ynez
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Santa Ynez
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £££
Hotel Class:4 star — Santa Ynez Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 20
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
AAA Four Diamond rated luxury boutique inn. All rates include a full gourmet breakfast, evening wine hour with hors d'oeuvres and nightly desserts. Located in the heart of wine country, the Inn also offers complimentary tasting passes to a select group of wineries in the area. Most rooms have fireplaces, whirlpool tubs and flat screen television. Suites have steam shower and patio or balcony. Please contact the hotel directly to confirm room type and specific room amenities. ... more   less 
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