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Alisal Guest Ranch & Resort

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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“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 21 August 2016 via mobile

We arrived during a very warm, mid-August week for the first time for an extended family vacation with kids ages 5 to 26 year old young adults. We had an enjoyable time with family doing a variety of activities from horseback rides, tennis, golf, spa...More

7  Thank rtkidd88
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Was our first visit to the Alisal up from Los Angeles for a long weekend to celebrate my son's birthday. He's into riding. We don't golf, and it was too hot the weekend we went to play tennis, so excluding those from the review. Starting...More

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Response from Tracy F, Guest Relations Manager at Alisal Guest Ranch & ResortResponded 11 August 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about the Alisal Guest Ranch and Resort. We truly appreciate your kind words as it sounds like you had an amazing experience while staying with us. We constantly strive to provide the best service, delicious...More

Reviewed 9 July 2016

Our first family vacation to Adisal Guest Ranch was an incredible experience for our entire family. I have two teenagers and both found something they enjoyed from golfing to horseback riding and fishing. Incredible staff, particularly Mark and Mitch at the Lake. Both of these...More

1  Thank Jerrybrake
Reviewed 3 July 2016

We had a wonderful time as a family . We brought the families of my two children with the 5 grandchildren from 2-8 yrs old. We all enjoyed the ranch eventhough we did not play golf, The activities, the food and the service was great,...More

Thank eslainer
Reviewed 23 June 2016

We really like the Alisal Guest Ranch - this was our fourth year returning, and our kids look forward to it so much we keep coming back. The rooms are nothing super-special, but are comfortable and clean, and the one bedroom suite works really well...More

1  Thank Tina L
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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
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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MyDestinNation
29 October 2017|
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Response from naeinsd | Reviewed this property |
I would say no.
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bmk1956
8 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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"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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