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“So cute! Needs to work out kinks?”
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Sideways Inn
Ranked #5 of 8 Hotels in Buellton
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

What a newly remodeled gem! Took a tired old motel and made it trendy, comfortable and fun. They are still working on renovations as not all the rooms are finished, but exterior fire pits were inviting to compare notes on the wines everyone tasted that day. Only downside is the continental breakfast. Breakfast Room needs to be worked on ( plastic banquette tables) food was not appetizing ( all carbs for the most part) and workers came in 1/2 hour before breakfast closing and ate while being very loud and having their walkie talkies at explosive volumes. The management needs to be aware they have a good thing starting with this motel, but fine tune a bit.

Stayed: July 2017, travelled as a couple
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Joe G, Manager at Sideways Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Thank you for the constructive feedback. As we continue to fine tune our services and amenities, we will use feedback such as yours to help guide our efforts. We hope to host you again soon!

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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I stayed here one night after we visited Solvang because we were too tired to drive back to LA. We stayed at a much more expensive place in Solvang the night before and we both felt Sideways Inn was just as nice and even better in some ways than the other hotel. Great service, great room (king balcony w/ pool view), great amenities and all at half the price of where we stayed in Solvang. This will be our go to place to stay ever time we visit this area now as long as the quality and price stay the same. Very very impressed.

Stayed: July 2017, travelled as a couple
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Joe G, Manager at Sideways Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Thank you for leaving this detailed feedback about your experience with us. We look forward to hosting you again!

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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights. Hotel is remodeled. Loved the room set up, very simple. Swimming pool is nice. Evening has gas firepit. Right off the freeway. Continential breakfast. Will recommend to others. Used to be Days Inn. Office is in a windmill.

Stayed: July 2017, travelled with friends
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Joe G, Manager at Sideways Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Thank you for the feedback. We strive to provide a memorable guest experience here at Sideways Inn.

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Good price for location, driveway is just off 101 keep your eyes open for entrance. Newly remodeled fresh airy rooms. Upstairs patio overlooking pool or downstairs poolside patio, nice pool with towels provided, continental breakfast.

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  • Stayed: June 2017, travelled with family
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Joe G, Manager at Sideways Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Thank you for your review. We hope that you plan future visits with us.

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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Our family was evacuated from Lake Cachuma due to the Whittier fire. Hotels were booking up fast and we were able to get a 2 queen room on the first floor. We've stayed here many years ago and we're really pleased with the renovations that are taking place. Clean, updated, modern farmhouse vibe. Breakfast offered consisted of cereal, toast, yogurt, juice, and hard boiled eggs.

Stayed: July 2017, travelled with family
Thank Diana M
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Joe G, Manager at Sideways Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Thank you for the feedback. We strive to provide a memorable experience here at Sideways Inn.

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Additional Information about Sideways Inn

Address: 114 E Highway 246, Buellton, CA 93427-9724 (Formerly Days Inn Solvang / Buellton)
Region: United States > California > Buellton
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free Parking Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #5 of 8 Hotels in Buellton
Price Range: RM359 - RM950 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Sideways Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 108
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Travel the Highway West to Sideways Inn where you can unwind in a freshly updated rustic room with the Danish charm of nearby Solvang. Enjoy California's breathtaking central coast with a variety of amenities at our attached sister property Flying Flags. Guests can enjoy the resort swimming pool, playground, and complimentary Wi-Fi. Sideways Inn also allows guests to easily access many of the area's most popular attractions and destinations. Wine tasting at a local winery, the charming town of Solvang, and the serene surroundings of Lake Cachuma and Los Padres National Forest are just a few of the points of interest situated just moments away from our resort. The inn itself is an attraction as it was one of the shooting locations for the film Sideways. If you are looking for a memorable vacation experience in California's wine country, look no further than Sideways Inn! ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Days Inn Solvang / Buellton Hotel Buellton
Days Inn Buellton
Buellton Days Inn

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