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Santa Barbara and the Central Coast Hotels

Alisal Guest Ranch and Resort

  • 1054 Alisal Rd. Map It
  • Solvang


  • Old West atmosphere
  • Many activities
  • Ultraprivate


  • Isolated
  • Not close to downtown

Updated 05/18/2015

Fodor's Review

Since 1946 this 10,000-acre ranch has been popular with celebrities and plain folk alike. The many activities here include horseback riding, tennis, golf, and archery, and you can boat and fish in the resort's 100-acre spring-fed lake. You can also just lounge by the pool or book a treatment at the day spa. The ranch-style rooms and suites come with garden views, covered porches, high-beam ceilings, and wood-burning fireplaces, and the decor incorporates Spanish-tile accents and fine Western art. A jacket is required at the nightly dinners, which are included in the room rate. The rooms have no phones or TVs, but the property has free Wi-Fi and good cell-phone connections.

Hotel Information


1054 Alisal Rd., Solvang, California, 93463, United States

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805-688–6411; 800-425–4725


Hotel Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • 36 rooms, 37 suites
  • Rate includes Some meals

Updated 05/18/2015

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