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$199 -- Santa Ynez Wine Country 4-Star Escape, Reg. $405

Sold out - This deal was published November 12, 2013 and sold out November 23, 2013.
By Nicole Guanlao
For 50% off, find respite at a AAA 4-Diamond inn nestled in the Santa Ynez Valley, the perfect setting for an "elegant wine-country escape" (Fodor's).

Why we love it

  • Indulge your taste buds with cooked-to-order breakfast, a wine and hors d'oeuvres reception and sumptuous cookies delivered every evening
  • Visit the restaurant for a French-Asian meal crafted by chef and owner Budi Kazali, Central Coast Magazine's Ultimate Chef in 2009
  • The Ballard Inn is a short drive from the vineyards in Solvang, Santa Ynez and Los Olivos

Where

The Ballard Inn
2436 Baseline Ave
Ballard, CA 93463
(See Map)
Tel: 800-638-2466

What's included & when

  • Through March; rates vary within the travel period and blackout dates apply
  • $199 per night, Sundays-Thursdays (sold out), or $299 for two nights (Sunday-Wednesday arrivals) in a Classic King room (sold out)
  • $239 per night, Sundays-Thursdays, or $379 for two nights (Sunday-Wednesday arrivals) in a room with a balcony or fireplace
  • Tasting vouchers for two nearby wineries and one tasting room
  • Boxed lunch for two and a bottle of wine upon arrival
  • Packages also include a full, cooked-to-order breakfast, evening wine and hors d’oeuvres, house-made cookies during turn-down service, Wi-Fi and parking
Travelzoo Tip: This Inn is 30 miles from Santa Barbara. Visit Fly.com for cheap flights to Santa Barbara.

The fine print

With this deal, you don’t have to decide yet when to go. Just purchase a voucher from Travelzoo then call the hotel directly at  800-638-2466 to make a reservation for your desired travel dates. Not available on: Nov. 27-28; Dec. 8-10, 22-26, 29-31; Jan. 19-20; Feb. 16. A 10% service charge based on the purchase price of the voucher is additional. Reservations are subject to availability and early booking is encouraged.

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$199   $405
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The Ballard Inn
98% Enjoyed The Ballard Inn
98% (280 ratings)
Sold out at
1:59 a.m. CT on Nov. 23
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"This two-story inn may look 100 years old, but it's actually of modern construction, offering contemporary comforts and charming country details like wicker rockers on a wraparound porch." - Frommer's
The Inn is located in the historic town of Ballard nestled in the heart of Santa Barbara wine country.
98% Enjoyed The Ballard Inn
(280 ratings)
4.7
Location
4.7
Ambiance/Design
4.7
Quality of Service
4.5
Rooms
4.4
Value for the Money
Overall Enjoyed Most Other Comments

The porch is a lovely place to enjoy the complimentary wine and hors d'oeuvres in the evening.

Very friendly and helpful staff. I love that there's no TV in the room.

Apr 23, 2014 Rose CA, United States

Very relaxing, had both a fireplace and a balcony; dinner was excellent

Apr 05, 2014 Lynn CA, United States

The overall comfort of the inn, from the rooms to evening wine and snacks, to great breakfasts.

Apr 03, 2014 Elliott Illinois, United States

The rooms, the quiet, the service, the wine tasting, the dinning, everything.

Would like to go again.

Apr 03, 2014 Gloria CA, United States

We enjoyed the quaintness of the Inn and the beautiful Victorian room we stayed in. The personal were gracious and attentive. It was reasonably priced with all the perks. Enjoyed the winery and touring Solvang. The highlight of the trip was seeing Shirley Jones. She was so gracious and very beautiful.

Apr 02, 2014 Jan & Glenn California, United States

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2436 Baseline Ave
Ballard, CA 93463
Tel: 800-638-2466

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