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Paradise Retreats

Member since: 2003
Speaks: english

Valley View Ranch - Relaxed Elegance in Santa Ynez Valley

9 Reviews
Sleeps10
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms5
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Overview

Santa Barbara County House Rental Photos and Description

6 Bedrooms, 5.5 Bathrooms Sleeps 8-10

Valley View Ranch - Relaxed Elegance in Santa Ynez Valley

Surrounded by rolling green pastures dotted with white fences and majestic horses, Valley View Ranch sits proudly on over four acres in the World renowned Santa Ynez equestrian community. In a quiet neighborhood, hawks soar against expansive blue skies to create a spectacular and serene backdrop for a memorable vacation.

Recently remodeled to perfection, this 6 bedroom ranch home offers all the amenities expected in a first class luxury vacation rental.

The Great Room and Media Room are centrally located between two separate wings of the home. With a large country kitchen, sitting area, fireplace, and casual dining, this room will quickly become a favorite gathering place. Step through French doors to the outdoor dining patio conveniently located near meal preparation in the kitchen.

The adjacent Media Room is comfortable and ready for movie nights with a large flat screen TV, Blu-Ray technology, and stereo system. Two built-in desks make it possible for busy professionals to stay connected while on vacation yet remain close to family fun.

The south wing consists of the Formal Living and Dining Rooms, Master Suite, 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The Formal Living Room with comfortable furnishings and natural tones centers on the fireplace and stone hearth. French doors open to the expansive backyard and pool area allowing streaming sunlight to flood the space. The Formal Dining Room with full size wine cooler and butler's pantry is conveniently located between the Living Room and Kitchen.

The romantic and serene Master Bedroom is a place to calm the mind and renew the spirit. A large and very comfortable 4 poster bed invites lazy mornings and breakfast in bed. Throw open the French doors to allow valley breezes to fill this bright and private haven.

Step into a luxurious spa-like experience in the Master Bathroom. With wall to wall marble the ambiance is cool and serene. An elegant chandelier is suspended above the double spa tub. The large walk-in glass shower also has an exterior door to access a second shower outside. Indulge in a few more minutes of restful quiet time on the double chaise lounge on the adjacent private patio.

Two more bedrooms are located in this wing. A smaller Master Bedroom with full bath is equally as comfortable as the main Master Suite and has corner views of the front yard. A charming room with twin beds is next door with access to a shared hall bath with walk-in shower.

The north wing is located off the Media Room and consists of 2 bedrooms, hall bathroom, large laundry room and attached Guest Quarters.

The side by side bedrooms with queen-size beds share the hall bath. Walk through the large, well-equipped Laundry Room and continue through to the Guest Quarters with queen-size bed, full bath, sitting room and private door to access the pool patio just outside.

The most enticing feature of this rambling property by far, is the vast backyard playground. Relax poolside on comfy lounge chairs, while the younger set enjoys the curved pool slide, or the charming kids tree house. Nearby, a garage has been converted to a game room with ping pong table, darts, exercise equipment and games for more fun.

The large outdoor kitchen will become the central gathering place year round. The refrigerator and automatic ice maker will keep all the necessary beverages cold from kick-off to the final whistle! Suspended over the outdoor teak dining table nearby are restaurant style gas heaters to warm diners on cool valley nights.

Should you decide to venture out away from this perfect vacation home, Santa Ynez Valley is rich with activity and adventure. Sign up for a private wine tasting at local vineyards, hike to Figueroa Mountain to see the wild flowers, pick local apples, or relax in fine dining establishments in historical locations. The lifestyle in the valley is relaxed and inviting no matter what your interests may be.

This home was truly meant for family fun, outdoor living, and long lazy days. Welcome home to Valley View Ranch.

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.

$550 Cleaning Fee (14+ night stays require additional cleaning fees), Booking Fee (varies based on reservation cost).

$3,500 security deposit refundable within 14 days of checkout. Deposit is reduced to $875 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
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Paradise Retreats (Property Manager)
Speaks: english

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 the property)



The Shultz Family reunion, Mary, Cathy and Scott enjoyed your lovely home and all the amenities . What a beautiful way to spend quality time with family. November 3rd will be our 65th wedding anniversary- doesn't get any better than that!
Feb 2016
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Reviews

4.7
based on 9 traveler reviews

Valley View Ranch - Relaxed Elegance in Santa Ynez Valley
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 34 reviews
Sonoma County
4

Valley view

  • 4 of 5

Smith was very professional and helpful on our arrival to the home. We loved the expresso maker. It was a big hit with the family. Lots of space for everyone to enjoy their stay.

  • Submitted: Nov 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing and spacious home

  • 5 of 5

This home very comfortably can sleep 12 people. It was an amazing find and we were given great service when we arrived. So much space and everything is very well kept.

  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Valley View in Solvang is Truly Magical

  • 5 of 5

I have experienced some of the most lovely rental retreat properties in the Central Coast and Valley View was right up there with the best. I lead a womens' business retreats and we are always looking for luxury, relaxation, beauty and nature - and this property met all those desires and more. So wonderful to be in a gorgeous rural environment - hear the mockingbirds and the horses and watch the red tail hawks circling above. This is a wonderful home with spacious rooms and a delightful energy. I know you'll love it. ~ Lindsay

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Valley View~Epic!!!

  • 5 of 5

Valley View not only had a sweet spanning valley view, but this incredible home and gorgeous setting gets a five star from our group! The pool area was fantastic with plenty of lounge chairs and pillows, and the water slide was a bonus plus! This house had everything we needed and there was much to love, including a super deluxe wall coffee maker, a chiller for our wine, and a full sound system through out. We were there for the full moon and the view was truly insane! So beautiful and peaceful. Our bed was so comfortable that I am hoping to recreate it back home, best night of sleep ever! Smith was really nice and got us checked in with full property details. We look forward to sharing more good times here in the future with family and friends, this property comes highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Long Beach, CA
4

Serene, beautiful & Fun family vacation!

  • 4 of 5

We had a family gathering here this August. Working with Paradise Retreats was very easy and everything went smoothly as far as the paperwork and check-in process. I loved the personal service of having one of their agents, Smith, walk us through the ins and outs of the home and to answer any questions we had. During our stay we came across a few quagmires but didn't bother to call their 24-hour number. It would be nice if they put more detailed instructions in the guest book for kitchen appliances or maybe an FAQ. We thoroughly enjoyed the exquisite home. The kids did not want to leave the salt water pool that was warmed to the perfect temp. I loved our evenings in the formal living area, I felt we utilized the majority of the features like the game room, outdoor grill and pool. We didn't know until the last day about the horseshoes out front! Wish we could have stayed longer! Thank you for sharing this beautiful home with us!

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Orange County
5

Great home!

  • 5 of 5

Our group of 4 couples stayed at this great Villa in Santa Ynez and loved everything about it. The house is well appointed and you can tell the owners take pride in the quality of their home. It's also in a very nice quiet neighborhood far from traffic but close enough to tour wine country or have a nice dinner in Los Olivos or Santa Ynez. The large and beautiful backyard is also a highlight. Any questions or small issues were quickly addressed by our caretaker, Smith. We loved this Villa and will definitely come back.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
34.1 Miles
Santa Barbara Airport
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Miles
Highway 246
Nearest Beach
18 Miles
Gaviota State Beach
Car: recommended

Golf: Ranch San Marcos 15 minutes away

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Rates & Availability

Notes

  • $525/nt..$2,900/wk..$8,800/mo
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Amenities

Santa Barbara County House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4700 sq. ft.
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • 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:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Master Bathroom w/walk-in shower, 2 shower heads & handheld
    Bathroom #2 - toilet , shower , Bathroom #2 w/walk-in shower, sink, toilet
    Bathroom #3 - toilet , shower , South wing hall bathroom #3 w/walk-shower, sink, toilet
    Bathroom #4 - toilet , combination tub/shower , North wing hall bathroom #4 w/shower-tub combination, sink,
    Bathroom #5 - toilet , shower , Guest quarters bathroom #5 w/walk-in shower, sink, toilet
    Powder Room - toilet , Powder Room w/sink, toilet
  • Master Shower has glass door leading to 2nd private outdoor shower
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , Master Bedroom w/king-size bed
    Bedroom #2 - 1 king , Bedroom #2 w/king-size bed
    Bedroom #3 - Bedroom #3 w/twin beds
    Bedroom #4 - Bedroom #4 w/queen-size bed
    Bedroom #5 - 1 queen , Bedroom #5 w/queen-size be
    Bedroom #6 - 1 queen , Guest Quarters Bedroom #6 w/queen-size bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • 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
Notes:
KITCHEN:Stainless Steel appliances: 5 burner Viking Stove w/ griddle and pot filler, Viking wall oven and warming drawer; Full size Sub-Zero Refrigerator, Full Size Sub-Zero Freezer/Ice maker; Separate ice maker; Miele built-in coffee/espresso system; 2 dishwashers; Prep sink; Microwave; Toaster; Blender; Coffee maker, coffee grinder, spices, cooking utensils, walk-in pantry, fully equipped . DINING:Dining Room w/bar and wine cooler seats 8; Great Room table seats 8; Breakfast Bar seats 4; Poolside patio seats 8-10; Outdoor bar seats 4-8 LIVING/MEDIA ROOMS- Living Room w/fireplace; Great Room w/fireplace, seating and casual dining; Media Family Room w/sectional, 2 built-in desks; LAUNDRY:Large laundry room w/front loading washer/dryer, Iron, Ironing board, all linens supplied, all towels supplied. RECREATION: Exercise equipment w/ treadmill and stairmaster in game room; Bocce ball set, horseshoes, kids tree house w/slide exit, basketball hoop.

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