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Sunstone Vineyards & Winery

125 N Refugio Rd, Santa Ynez, CA 93460-9303
+1 805-688-9463
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Lovely Spot

Lovely spot for a picnic and flight. Good selection of dipping oils, which you can buy. Even on a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Los Angeles, California
Lovely setting and really good wines, too!

We went with a group of 5 on a Sunday to visit Sunstone Vineyards. We each had a tasting and our... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
London, United Kingdom
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Sunstone Vineyards, Winery and Villa is an organic vineyard retreat, located just 35-minutes north of Santa Barbara, in the beautiful Santa Ynez Valley. Enjoy Sunstone wines in our Provençal French courtyards, stone barrel-aging caves or picnic grounds, and choose from our $12 Classic flight or $15 Reserve flight. We are open from 11am - 5pm daily. Groups of 8 or more must make a reservation online, or call. Ask about our private tastings and gourmet boxed lunches!
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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125 N Refugio Rd, Santa Ynez, CA 93460-9303
+1 805-688-9463

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Reviewed yesterday

Lovely spot for a picnic and flight. Good selection of dipping oils, which you can buy. Even on a warm day there's a nice breeze outside and the cave is cool.

Thank 32655Laura
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went with a group of 5 on a Sunday to visit Sunstone Vineyards. We each had a tasting and our 'pourer' was helpful and knowledgeable, without being intrusive on our conversation as a group. He also poured us several wines in addition to the...More

Thank TravelTheWorld_048
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed our tasting at this Lovely winery . Had a knowledgeable lady in the tasting room. Great wines and olive oil!

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So lovely these grounds and caves for tasting their delious wine. Even on a hot day the caves are cool.

Thank lzubik0416
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

California's Central Coast wine region extends south from San Francisco to Santa Barbara. It has 40 different AVA's. Santa Ynez may not have the namesakes as Napa Valley, but it produces some of California’s most intriguing, up-and-coming wines. If you're anywhere near Santa Ynez when...More

Thank ScottD58
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

To start, all of their wines are amazing. And so what what you would not expect. I know rosés are the thing right now but seriously their Grenache Rosé is one of the best wines I've had in a while. The Cabernet Sauvignon is light...More

Thank MinShack
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed an afternoon at Sunstone. The staff were very friendly & knowledgeable and the wine was very nice. Their tasting room is well done and open air to a nice courtyard. My wife & I had a fun time playing bocce on the...More

Thank JManGSC
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We joined friends and family for a casual wine tasting while in the Santa Ynez Valley for a wedding celebration. The wine at Sunstone was great and the specialty olive oils were awesome, especially the strawberry olive oil. Couldn't get it through TSA on our...More

Thank JMarkMyers
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

The wines are ok, the tasting is relatively expensive at $18, and the pourer expects a tip for his expert service (unlike other wineries). Not on my list of regular visits.

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Just back from a romantic tour of the Santa Ynez Wine Grape Region this past weekend and capped off our visit at Sunstone Winery! Beautiful caves and cool stone tasting rooms. We came home with a case of wine and olive oil too! Loved our...More

Thank juliennes567
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Ashley L
Is this establishment pet friendly?
1 April 2017|
Response from Linda S | Reviewed this property |
I am imagine the outdoor tasting/picnic area is. I don't think the indoor tasting rooms would be as they have food.