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Alisal Guest Ranch & Resort

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Dining (141)
Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“horseback riding”(73 reviews)
“breakfast ride”(19 reviews)
“petting zoo”(18 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

This is a wonderful place to unwind and get back to nature. The updated rooms are comfortable and cabin like. There is a fireplace, porch, nice bathroom area, but no TV or telephone and depending on your wireless provider and phone, the wifi can be...More

Thank TravelisMe
Reviewed 29 March 2016

My family of four just spent three days at the guest ranch and can't wait to go back. We didn't have time to enjoy all the activities and amenities because there was so much to do. We went in March when the hillsides are green....More

Thank jimcol1969
Reviewed 20 March 2016

We were lucky enough to snag a reservation at the very last minute. We stayed 2 nights and wished it were longer. The breakfast horseback ride was a highlight -- a beautiful ride and a fantastic breakfast. The included breakfasts and dinners in the dining...More

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Reviewed 11 February 2016

We have just stayed (Feb 2016). About as out of season as it is possible to be. Despite that, we had the warmest of welcomes at every turn. The scenery is unparalleled, the setting serene and the riding excellent with great wranglers and horses. This...More

Thank Esuri_resident
Reviewed 11 February 2016

My wife and I and some family have come here for 20+ visits since the early 70s. Such a wonderful place to come. So dependable, so nice--always want to return--and do!!! It is the most pleasant, peaceful,and refreshing place I have ever found on earth....More

Thank george f
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About
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
US$410 - US$1,028 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Solvang
#1 Business Hotel in Solvang
#3 Spa Hotel in Solvang
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$410 - US$1,028 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Solvang
#1 Business Hotel in Solvang
#3 Spa Hotel in Solvang
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (112)
Room & Suite (453)
Dining (141)
Pool & Beach (48)
Amenities (387)
Family and Play Areas (9)
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MyDestinNation
29 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
"They are all good, just depends on your size needs."
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"I don't think there's a bad room in the place."
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"Many options around the property. Check out the site map online."
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"Our suite was located on the main driveway with scenic views of valley and mountains"
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