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San Ysidro Ranch

900 San Ysidro Ln. (San Ysidro Rd.) Send to Phone
MontecitoCA 93108
805-565-1700, 800-368-6788  | RESERVE NOW!
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Luxury unites with rustic beauty at this historic ranch. San Ysidro Ranch Hotel is one of GAYOT's 2015 Top 10 Santa Barbara Hotels | Top 10 Santa Barbara Sexy Hotels | Top 10 Santa Barbara Spa Hotels

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  • Singles & Doubles $525-$850, Suites $825-$3,500 Cottages $925-$5,500

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San Ysidro Ranch Hotel Review

: This property is more of a retreat than a resort, and it's certainly more luxurious than the term "ranch" implies. Its sprinkling of cottages populate a park-like rural setting on 500 acres tucked into the foothills above Montecito, home to numerous upscale shops and restaurants. It's easy to see why the young, newly-rich-and-famous come here. There's a wonderful country feel to the cottages, which include decks, outdoor hot tubs and wood-burning fireplaces. If you have the big bucks, you can sleep in the two-bedroom cottage where Jackie and JFK honeymooned and where today's Hollywood stars escape to get in touch with nature. Along with peace and quiet, guests will find two tennis courts, a spa, acres of flowering gardens and two superb dining options, Plow & Angel Bistro and Stonehouse Restaurant, the latter of which is located in a nineteenth-century stone building. Having undergone major renovations in 2006, the property is sharper looking and more accessible than ever.

User Ratings & Reviews for San Ysidro Ranch
Average rating    5
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San Ysidro Ranch
by Loving Annie on Sun Mar 21, 2010 12:59 pm
 
Service is excellent across the board. Food is very good at The Stonehouse, in a romantic setting.
Only drawback was the recent (Feb. 2010) decision to stop giving guests individually wrapped boxes of LeBelge chocolates at turn-down and instead put 4 truffles on a plate.
Also they decided to downsize the bath and shower amenities to 1 oz. products. Previously they were generous 3.5 oz. sizes.
 
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