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San Ysidro Ranch, a Ty Warner Property

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Nestled in the Montecito foothills of Southern California’s wine country, San Ysidro Ranch has provided a tranquil vacation destination for discriminating travelers for over a century. Guests are drawn to the Santa Barbara hideaway for its blend of natural beauty, romantic heritage and classic luxury. Myth and history mingle in the lush garden where Vivien Leigh and Sir Laurence Olivier exchanged vows; in the setting of John and Jackie Kennedy’s honeymoon retreat.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Electric Vehicle Charging Station
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
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Room features
Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Great View
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We are counting the days until the beautiful property reopens. We were fortunate enough to spend an overnight there last summer when we were living in Malibu. Coming from Malibu...our standards were high...but they were exceeded by the experience at San Ysidro Ranch. (I loved
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My boyfriend and I stayed for 4 nights at the in the Lavender Ranch back in April. Which had the perfect view of the rose garden and the Ocean! I had such an AMAZING time. The resort is absolutely gorgeous. What made our experience exceptional was personalized items with our
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We enjoyed some time at the Ranch and it was wonderful. The staff is the very best. We had dinner and it was the amazing. Very impressive. So sorry for the damage they had to endure. It is a fabulous location.
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You really couldn’t ask for a much nicer place to get married. Nestled into the hills above Montecito (think Neverland ranch), the 5 star service is only rivaled by the peace and quiet of the grounds here. If you can, try and stay in one of the bungalows towards the back of the
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We were married at the ranch more than 20 years ago and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The grounds are spectacular offering both manicured gardens and hikes in the picturesque canyons of Montecito. The restaurant is great with a casual but sophisticated menu and tremendous
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Guest room amenity
What are the hours of your pool?
Our pool and fitness center are open 24 hours, though we do have quiet hours after 10pm.
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Are the fireplaces in the rooms wood burning?
The fireplaces in the rooms are all gas fireplaces. There are wood burning fireplaces in the Hacienda and Stonehouse Restaurant. Hope to have you visit!
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Is there a playground or activities for preschool children?
As most rooms and cottages have water features, the Ranch is not the best choice to get away to with small children. We went a little further north to Santa Barbara for a more family friendly resort/hotel.
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How good the spa is?
The San Ysidro Ranch now offers all treatments in our new Spa, which was recently opened. In-Cottage treatments are still available if guests prefer.
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"Cottages along creek are nice, but don't get a lot of sun. If u want sun, request a cottage on the opposite side of the property from creek"
"All the rooms are good. They differ only in accordance with the size of your treasury."
"The higher up on the hill, the better the view."
"Splurge on a water view, it's worth it."
"We had one of the "Citrus" cottages - a 2-bedroom with beautiful views. Staff I talked to ranked these units among the best."
US$1,042 - US$1,289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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