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Paradise Valley Retreat - Wine Country Resort-Style Living

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Paradise Valley Retreat - Wine Country Resort-Style Living

Escape to a fantastic wonderland in Santa Ynez Valley! Situated on a 1-acre corner lot in a beloved neighborhood, Paradise Valley Retreat is sure to satisfy anyone's need to escape, relax, and have fun. Once here, Guests may never want to go back to a fast-paced world! The speed of life in the Valley is a little bit slower, the stride easy and uncomplicated.

The home received a masterful makeover in 2014; with new casual-chic furnishings, and every creature comfort considered. The gracious floor plan is a well-conceived design, and the rooms flow together effortlessly. Every detail has been considered for a luxury experience.

The Family Room has soaring ceilings and promises to be the gathering place for most indoor activity. A game table, robust 80" flat screen TV w/surround sound, and Sonos music system will keep everyone entertained. As an alternative to this relaxing space, enjoy some healthy competition in the Billiard Room with more Sonos music, and a 50" flat screen TV.

A fully-stocked gourmet country Kitchen features traditional style hand-waxed distressed pine cabinets, granite counters, and a massive center island. Every possible amenity has been included in this inviting space! Nibble on tasty treats from local artisan growers, cook a fabulous holiday meal in grand and effortless style, or just hang out and watch the outdoor activity around the pool.

The Bedrooms are stylish and romantic, each offering high quality memory-foam mattresses. The Master Suite offers a 60" flat screen TV, king-size bed, full Master Bathroom, and sliding door access to the backyard.

The three additional guest Bedrooms feature chic furnishings, luxurious linens, and front yard views. Two of the rooms offer king-size beds & 50" flat screen TV's, and the third bedroom is outfitted with two twin beds. Two more Bathrooms, and an efficient Laundry Room, complete the room amenities.

The property itself is a virtual playground. Like an island-style vacation resort, the massive stone design of the lavish pool will easily draw out the kid in everyone. Even the most reserved adult won't be able to resist the pool's water slide, nor the temptation to splash around under the dancing water features. A Sport Court w/basketball, a horseshoe pit, a sandbox, and an outdoor BBQ Island all combine to make the backyard a recreational dream; just waiting for year-round fun and outdoor activity.

Even guests vehicles have been considered, with a luxurious place of their own in the spacious 4 car garage!

If one can pull themselves away to venture offsite, it will be well worth it. Tour local estate wineries, or sip and savor at numerous wine tasting rooms in downtown Los Olivos and Solvang. Take a glider ride, sample Danish pastries, try your luck at the Chumash Casino, or hike and bike just about anywhere. The possibilities are endless!

Pack plenty of sunscreen, an excellent book, and a desire for adventure and fun! Plan to stay for a while because once here, you may never want to leave this amazing resort-style retreat in Paradise. Welcome to Wine Country Resort-Style Living!

POLICIES

Summer Season rates are in effect for Thanksgiving Week & Christmas Weeks.

Weekend rate applies to Sunday night of any legal holiday weekend.

Minimum Nights

3-Night minimum stay with the following additional restrictions:

Thanksgiving Week (Any dates which include Thanksgiving Day)

7-Night minimum for all bookings made before Oct 1st.

3-Night minimum for current year bookings made after Oct 1st.

Christmas Weeks (Dec 19 - 26 & Dec 26 - Jan 2)

7-Night minimum (in the fixed weeks above) for all bookings made before Nov 1st.

3-Night minimum (and flexible dates) for current year bookings made after Nov 1st.

Stays of less than 30 nights are subject to a 10% Lodging Tax.

$400 Cleaning Fee (14+ night stays require additional cleaning fees), Booking Fee (varies based on reservation cost).

$2,000 security deposit refundable within 14 days of checkout. Deposit is reduced to $500 with purchase of Damage Waiver.

30+ night stays require extra security deposit, and do not qualify for the damage waiver program.

Until confirmed, rates are subject to change.

More Details

Property Manager
Paradise Retreats
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within 12 hours
Calendar last updated:
July 23, 2017

About Paradise Retreats

Paradise Retreats

World Class Vacation Rentals, LLC

16 E. Arrellaga Street

Santa Barbara, CA. 93101

+1 (805) 275-1851

reservations@paradiseretreats.com

www.paradiseretreats.com

Guestbook comments from the manager

(Transcribed from guestbook at property) What a relaxing long weekend for the family. We really enjoyed the house. Thank you!
Apr 2017
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Amenities

Santa Ynez House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area ...
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , Master Bathroom w/shower spa tub combination, 2 sinks,
    Bathroom #2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Bathroom #2 w/shower tub combination, sink, toilet
    Bathroom #3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Bathroom #3 w/shower tub combination, sink, toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , Master Bedroom w/king-size memory foam bed
    Bedroom #2 - 1 king , Bedroom #2 w/king-size memory foam bed
    Bedroom #3 - 1 king , Bedroom #3 w/king-size memory foam bed
    Bedroom #4 - 1 twin/ single , Bedroom #4 w/2 twin memory foam beds
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court ...
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

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Paradise Valley Retreat - Wine Country Resort-Style Living
average rating of 4.5454545 based on 25 reviews
5

Amazing Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect house for all ages: pool, sandbox, and swing for the kids, basketball, hot tub, and billiards for the adults. It was like a dream! There was so much fun to be had at the house that we almost felt like we didn't need to leave. But the nearby shopping, wineries, and great restaurants eventually drew us out from this oasis. The house was elegant, cozy, and well stocked. We loved the fireplace in the dining room and the Apple TV. Everything worked and the management was very responsive. Can't wait to go back!

  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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The property is great but DO NOT rent it !!

  • 1 of 5

If you are looking to have a good time, relaxing time and enjoy the overall beauty of this home? DO NOT RENT THIS PROPERTY!!! Never ever in our many many rental experiences have we had a more disappointing disservice done to us. They were completely inflexible to a 2 hour early check in, really? There were multiple and I mean multiple signs posted on every wall in every room of what NOT to do and what you can't do, how loud you may or may not speak. How to flush toilets, how much paper to use. How far open or closed you MUST leave the blinds so the neighbors are not affected by the TV glare. There is a fire pit on the property that they advertise for enjoyment, but you can't use it (see the sign) because of people talking while out there it is permanently shut down for use.

There are security cameras all around the house, including one inside the attached garage, which we know for fact is illegal. Pointing directly at the entrance into the house, I walked into the garage to retrieve something from my car in my under ware and noticed this camera so my husband covered it with a towel. Within several hours I received a text to remove it, which means they are spying on the guests without their knowledge or consent. Upon arriving back at the property later that evening, someone had entered the home, removed the towel and angled the camera to a different area in the garage. There is a 4 car garage and a huge driveway but there are signs posted everywhere NOT to park in the driveway under any circumstances or you may forfeit your deposit.

The listing description is somewhat accurate, the customer service is awful and entirely rigid, I would NOT recommend this property to anyone looking to have a nice time, because you won't. You will be recorded and watched via the security cameras on and in the property, that was clearly proven to us.

This rental is not worthy of the one star I gave it. We have recently discovered that all VRBO, Homeaway and other related sites in the Santa Barbara County area will no longer be available for rentals after Jan 1 2017. If you are a future renter of this property and committed with a payment in full, beware of having your privacy and all other activities being recorded and monitored without your permission, complete inflexibility by the rental office, and your time spent there will be reading the numerous ridiculous signs every ten feet dictating your behavior. Our deposit was returned in full.

  • Submitted: Dec 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Studio City, CA
5

Marissa

  • 5 of 5

We just left left this property yesterday after a 3 night stay with my husband and son, my sister, her husband and her 2 kids. I can't wait to go back again next year! We had so much fun playing in the pool with the kids, cooking, watching movies and just relaxing reading a book. We only left the property to go to the El Rancho Market to pick up food. The house is beautiful with an open layout which makes it easy to hang out with family, the beds are comfortable, and the pool with waterslide was so much fun. The property manager, Smith, was so helpful. He met us at the property upon check in and gave us a tour of all of the gadgets that control the house. Thank you!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

A lovely place

  • 4 of 5

We spent four days in this home just outside of Solvang, and all eight of us, including two small children, had a lovely time. It is a beautiful house with four bedrooms and three baths. The one disadvantage for us was that one of the bedrooms and one bath were too far away from the others to use for the two children who had to sleep with their parents in one of the bedrooms. The other downside was that the restrictions on noise seemed to us overly onerous. I can readily see how the neighbors want their enclave quiet; it is why they live there in the first place. But the fire pit was closed due to excessive noise, we were told, and so that was off-limits. The pool was superb, though the heating for which we paid was not working well the final three days of our stay. The sporting possibilities--badminton, bocci ball court, basketball court, sandbox, pool table--were all welcome and well-used. It was expensive, but the members of our group were well pleased in the main. And the area is nothing less than spectacular, beautiful rolling hills, abundant and diverse vineyards, and a climate perhaps unmatched on the earth. You will be very happy in this place. Highly recommended with the above caveats.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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NEWBURY PARK , CA
5

Debbie

  • 5 of 5

What a fantastic place, the house was immaculate, loved how well the kitchen was stocked! Very quiet and peaceful place, can't wait to go back!

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Pacific Palisades, CA
5

alimarlyn

  • 5 of 5

The house was absolutely beautifully maintained, with every amenity one could want. The outdoor area was just stunning, with lush lawn and a stunning pool and spa and waterslide, and so many games available from horseshoes to a basketball court. My family of eight, with ages six months to 76 all enjoyed our stay thoroughly. The grandkids, ages five and eight were absolutely thrilled with the pool. The town of Solvang offered us delicious treats as well as the wine tasting in the surrounding area. Even the proximity to great markets was appreciated. We were greeted by an exceptional nice person who walked us through all the features of the home, which are many--from the large TV in the family/living room to the state of the art pool functions. This is one of

several homes I have rented over the years for my family, and is one we will definitely want to book again.

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
33.3 Miles
Santa Barbara Airport
Nearest Barpub
Nearest Ferry
Nearest Golf
15.6 Miles
Rancho San Marcos Golf Course
Nearest Train
Nearest Motorway
3.8 Miles
Hwy 154
Nearest Restaurant
Nearest Ski
Nearest Beach
17 Miles
Gaviota State Beach
Car: recommended

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