Centrally located in the Santa Ynez Valley on a private gated 10 acre horse ranch.
The Santa Ynez Valley is a rural scenic area with rolling hills, wineries, horses, a large golf course nearby, rich olive and lavender industries and the ocean is less than an hour away.Lots of shopping at unique local shops, antique shops and Solvang our world famous Danish Village is less than 3 miles away.
Plenty of places to bike ride, hike, ride, shop and eat. Lots of amazing restaurants all throughout this area. This area is absolutely a destination vacation place. What a great place to come and take time off from your busy schedules, take a huge breath and get rejuvenated and ready to go again!
Keywords: Cozy, quaint, welcoming, restful, wine country, wine tasting, peaceful, refreshing, peaceful
Brian is an Architect that specializes in Christian based Alcohol & Drug Rehab Centers all around the United States.
Marcia is the horse specialist and coaches and trains people and their horses. Marcia works all ages, but especially loves to work with children. Marcia also specializes in rescuing and rehabbing horses and putting them back into full service with their people.
We participate and volunteer in The Ranch Church here in the Valley, a great place to visit if you're here over a Sunday. A casual upbeat Calvary Chapel Church with great worship music.
This is a family business with our two adult sons Dan and Jeremy helping and participating in bldg, constr and upkeep of our 10 acre property.
We have 2 grandchildren Noah 6 and Becca 17yrs that help too. Becca is our photographer! We have a couple of friendly dogs; MacKenzie and Cowboy.
We look forward to meeting you when you check in. You will love our area and our home away from home all prepared for YOU!
We love the area, the people, the shops and restaurants etc. Our favorite restaurant is The Los Olivos Cafe; our favorite shop is Back At The Ranch in SY.
There are many, many places to visit and see. Serious bike riders LOVE this area. There are so many places to train. Horse people LOVE this area. We have lots of trails nearby where you can ride in the mountains and by Cachuma Lake.
If you just want to get some R & R, The Cottage at the Barn is nice enough to just stay and enjoy with the amenities it provides. You will go home refreshed and ready to face the world once again!
We have many celebrations here. A Day in the Country, Danish Days, Santa Ynez Valley Days and more. We have parades for every holiday in various of the towns here. We have music festivals and music & movies in the park in downtown Solvang.
The visitors bureau will help us to collect all the dates of all that happens here.
And of course Wine Tasting has become a very BIG draw to the Santa Ynez Valley. Wineries galore. We have begun a fun wine exchange program. Buy your favorite wine and leave a bottle with a message on the bottle, take a bottle another guest has left for your fun.
Take one, Leave one...a great exchange idea!!
*Restful adventurous place to stay & visit
*Safe off street parking
*Security gated property
*Space for RV parking
*Space for your horses
*Space for your horse trailer
*Optional horse lessons/training by appt.
*See horsemanshangout dot com
*Contact info at horsemanshangout dot com