Welcome to the Santa Ynez Valley Marriott
A place where business meets pleasure, where your senses are indulged and your spirit is renewed, a place where your most pressing decision is shiraz or chardonnay. A mix of countryside charm and modern amenities, the Santa Ynez Valley Marriott is designed for an unpretentious Santa Barbara wine country escape. Envelope your senses and renew your spirit in the serenity and beauty of the Santa Ynez Valley.
Relaxation in the Heart of the Santa Ynez Valley
Softly lit lanterns and our attentive staff welcome you to the Italianate country setting, just 2 hours from the hustle and bustle of Los Angeles. The well-appointed guest rooms are an oasis in the heart of the Santa Barbara wine country featuring modern touches like luxurious linens, flat screen televisions, wi-fi and iPod entertainment docking stations. When you're ready to reconnect, business amenities let you tune in and stay productive during your wine country escape.
Ease into your day with our award-winning breakfast buffet at the Starting Gate Restaurant. Do as little or as much as you would like - wander the grounds, relax by the pool, work on your forehand at the on-site tennis courts or take it all in from your private balcony. When the mood strikes, venture forth and explore everything the Santa Ynez Valley has to offer, from over 141 wineries to the scenic streets of Solvang, thoroughbred farms, world class beer tasting rooms, intriguing shops, gourmet restaurants, and endless events and activities. The contemporary, yet casual setting of the Starting Gate Lounge invites guests to settle in for a nightcap or enjoy the setting sun over the rolling hills of the Santa Ynez Valley.
For a truly memorable getaway in the Santa Barbara wine country that seamlessly blends casual comfort and sophistication, look no further than the Santa Ynez Valley Marriott.
Feast Your Eyes on This Santa Ynez Valley Thanksgiving BuffetPosted November 6, 2015 - The Santa Ynez Valley Marriott Hotel invites you to a cozy Thanksgiving Day Buffet on Thursday, November 26th, 2015. This is the time when Santa Barbara County celebrates its autumnal bounty by serving only the freshest and most delectable cuisines from local growers. Read more on the SYV blog
New ChargePoint Charging Stations Added to Marriott PropertyPosted October 13, 2015 - Following the immense success of the installation of Tesla charging stations in 2013, Marriott SYV has added two new ChargePoint charging stations to its property. With the use of electric cars on the rise, measures are being taken along the major coasts to ensure fast and convenient charging on the go, and we have happily followed suit. Read more on the SYV blog
October Events in Santa Ynez ValleyPosted September 30, 2015 - Tomorrow is October, and you know what that means! Autumn is here, and we have the line-up to prove it. Take a look at some of the best events happening across Santa Ynez Valley this October! Read more on the SYV blog
Celebration of Harvest Weekend 2015Posted September 22, 2015 - On October 9-12th, the Santa Barbara wineries will host the 25th Annual Celebration of Harvest Weekend at the Santa Ynez Mission!
This popular Columbus Day Weekend festival celebrates the year's grape harvest bounty across Santa Barbara Country. Throughout the weekend, select wineries host their own events, ranging from winemaker dinners and library tastings, to new wine releases and barrel tastings. A particularly anticipated part of the celebration is when vintners come together to share harvest tales and pour wine at the Festival Grand Tasting on Saturday, October 10, 2015 at Old Mission Santa Ines in Solvang. Read more on the SYV blog
Labor Day in Santa Ynez ValleyPosted August 20, 2015 - Labor Day is fast approaching, and where better to spend it than Santa Ynez Valley, one of California's best hidden gems? Dubbed as the "New Napa," SYV is filled to the brim with outdoor adventures and wine expeditions. Let's take a look at just some of the many ways you can spend your Labor Day in Santa Ynez Valley! Read more on the SYV blog
Goodbye Summer, Hello Fall!Posted July 29, 2015 - As July comes to a close, August quickly becomes the center of attention and fall isn't far behind. Sure, the weather will start cooling down soon, but Santa Ynez Valley is just getting warmed up. Here are five events to get excited about to make sure you end your summer on a high-note. Read more on the SYV blog
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November 2015 Santa Ynez Valley Events
- Blind Tasting Thursdays - Every Thursday at Wandering Dog Wine Bar in Solvang at 4:00 pm. More details!
- Solvang Farmers Market - Every Wednesday in Downtown Solvang at 2:30 pm - 6:30 pm. More details!
- BBQ Pop Up at Loring Wine Company - Loring Wine Company every other Saturday at 8:00 am. More details!
- "Wine and Wisdom"- Trivia Night at Sevtap - Every Friday in Sevtap Tasting Room at 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm. More details!
- Solvang Third Wednesday Wine & Beer Walk - All around the Village of Solvang at 3:00 pm -7:00 pm More details!
- Movie Night At Sevtap Tasting Room - Every Thursday in the Sevtap Tasting Room at 6:00 pm. More details!
- Open That Bottle Night at S.Y. Kitchen! - S.Y. Kitchen Santa Ynez November 12 at 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm. More details!
- Bounty of the Valley - Rancho San Antonio November 14 at 5:00 pm - November 14 at 10:00 pm. More details!
- BROWN BAG QUILTING RETREAT - Friday, November 06 2015 - Sunday, November 08 2015. More details!