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Ballard Inn

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2436 Baseline Ave, Ballard, CA 93463-9711 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 10 October 2005

We stayed at the Ballard for the first time recently, having eaten at the restaurant before. We booked the Vineyard Room, which I think is a little larger than the rest of the rooms, and the room was bright, very comfortable and impeccably clean. The...More

4  Thank BurbankSteve
Reviewed 30 August 2005

The place is incredible. We've stayed all over the world and this place is the definition of bed and breakfast. The staff is incredible, the food is out of this world, its quiet, and the list goes on! One must-do is sitting on the porch...More

1  Thank Curious27745
Reviewed 12 June 2005

Recently returned from a second trip to the Santa Ynez wine country and had the pleasure of staying at the Ballard Inn again. What a delighful experience. The Inn is well appointed with great attention to detail, the service friendly and attentive, and the food...More

2  Thank minou90292
Reviewed 2 February 2005

Be sure to ask about the 20% gratuity before checking into this room. In addition to bed tax, be prepared for a 30% addition to your room rate. THis was very dissappointing considering that the staff did not go above and beyond to earn this...More

15  Thank wino1967
Reviewed 20 March 2004

My wife and I spent four relaxing days at the Ballard Inn to celebrate our anniversary. We found that the other opinions expressed in this forum are still valid. We stayed three nights in the Fiesta Room and one night in the Wildflower Room. Both...More

4  Thank LoveTravel15177
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Description
Comfortably sophisticated accommodations in the heart of the Santa Barbara Wine Country. Our four diamond property has fifteen individually decorated rooms, some featuring wood burning fireplaces. Accommodations ...More include wine & cheese reception, housemade cookies at bed turndown service, full cooked to order breakfast, wi-fi and parking. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Concierge
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$302 - US$512 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ballard Hotel Ballard
Location
United States > California > Ballard
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$302 - US$512 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ballard Hotel Ballard
Location
United States > California > Ballard
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Traveller (44)
Room & Suite (17)
Dining (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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Debby P
17 February 2017|
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Response from achrisyth | Property representative |
Hello, We do not have a pool at the Ballard Inn. Thank you for the inquiry.
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Alicia H
13 March 2015|
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Response from ballardinn | Property representative |
Our rooms start at a rate of $265 and range to $345 per night, and include a fully cooked to order breakfast, wine and hors d'oeuvre hour, and bed turn down with house made cookies. We also have a dinner package that... More
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Bert W
15 January 2015|
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Response from achrisyth | Property representative |
The Ballard Inn Restaurant is open to the public for dinner Wednesday - Sunday 5:30-9:00 PM. Breakfast service is for inn guests only and is served in the dining room from 8:00 - 10:00 AM. Please feel free to contact us... More
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"There are only two rooms with a balcony, so make sure to ask for one of these!"
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"On nights when the restaurant is open (Wed-Sun), rooms on the east side are quieter."
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"Every room has it’s own style. You can view on line. We had the Davy Brown room, which is not the biggest..."
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"All rooms are great. Some have their own fireplaces but you can't get a bad room here."
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