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Alisal Guest Ranch & Resort

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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Alisal caught my eye on the Dude Ranchers Association website. I was keen to see if a ranch just a 4-hour drive from the Bay Area could truly feel like a once-in-a-lifetime family vacation that I could neatly fit into my kids' spring break. I...More

Thank Passeport
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited on a last minute trip right after some major rains. The hills were carpeted green and the sky was clear. This place is tucked into a fantastic valley that looked like Eden. You enter the ranch down a tree-lined drive. The grounds are...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at Alisal guest ranch recently with a group of 20 women friends-! The grounds are so beautiful, Super friendly staff, and so much to do! I loved the horse back ride to the adobe for breakfast was so much fun! Chris, the cowboy...More

Thank Gail B
Response from Kathleen C, General Manager at Alisal Guest Ranch & ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your outstanding review. Our breakfast ride is one of the Ranch treasures! We hope you will continue to make Alisal a tradition. Kathleen Cochran General Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Overlooks Alisal Golf Course. Excellent service. Lodge like building, good food. We had breakfast which was delicious and we'll prepared. Place is packed on Sunday mornings after church. Solvang is a Danish town just north of Santa Barbara in wine country. The Danish style buildings...More

Thank Judy M
Response from Kathleen C, General Manager at Alisal Guest Ranch & ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for visiting our River Grill! It is a Solvang favorite. Hope to see you again soon. Kathleen Cochran General Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for a retreat with about 20 women friends. I knew we were in for a good time but staying here couldn't have been more delightful. The accommodations were clean and comfortable, the bed just right and the grounds picturesque. And one couldn't be...More

Thank Tamar F
Response from Kathleen C, General Manager at Alisal Guest Ranch & ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your outstanding review! Sounds like you were able to make the most of your experience. We hope you will continue to return and make Alisal a tradition. Kathleen Cochran General Manager

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Room Service
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Self-Serve Laundry
Babysitting
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Golf Course
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
USD 718 - USD 994 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Solvang
#1 Business Hotel in Solvang
#2 Spa Hotel in Solvang
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 718 - USD 994 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Solvang
#1 Business Hotel in Solvang
#2 Spa Hotel in Solvang
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (124)
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Dining (141)
Pool & Beach (48)
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MyDestinNation
30 October 2017|
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Response from naeinsd | Reviewed this property |
I would say no.
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bmk1956
9 November 2016|
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Response from 4sherrie | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in Alisal. The cattle operations are kept separate from the guest experience. We do have a small amount of cattle we use during our Rodeo (summer months only).
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Louise S
7 August 2015|
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Response from Tracy F | Property representative |
We would love to have you join us for dinner again. Please call Steve Cowdrey (805) 686-7644 to make a reservation.
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Room Tips
"Rooms 61-70 are more private."
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"Not sure how you choose a room. We stayed in the studio suite and it was excellent."
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"All the rooms are amazing but be prepared - no tv, it is a disconnect from the world kind of place!"
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"I saw several of the cottages, they all seemed spacious and comfortable."
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