The Santa Ynez Valley is particularly a river valley that you can find in the north of Santa Barbara in California where you must drive about 45minutes. The valley is being flank by the east by the San Rafael Mountains while by the west by the Santa Ynez Mountains. In this valley, you can check out the town that has a Danish style feel to it you call Solvang. While Buellton is its commercial town, in Los Olivos, there you will see some of the best wine tasting areas and storefronts. If you want to have some casino game nights in the valley, go to Santa Ynez that is home to the Chumash Casino Resort and also check out their small community called Ballard.
If you are thinking of exploring what this valley offers, do know that you have a lot of accommodation options and Santa Ynez hotels to choose from. Among the many places that Santa Ynez offers, Solvang is the largest city of them all. With over a population of 5,000, you see a number of Solvang hotels and lodging options with more than 700 guest rooms. A lot of tourists from across the globe have grown attracted to Solvang making it one of the most popular destinations for more than a million tourists every single year. Even so, there are other valley communities that will be able to give you a wide range of lodging options.
You see Danish theme just about anywhere in this village where when you look at their Solvang hotels, they come with Danish style room interiors as well as exterior architecture. With over 150 shops for wine tasting, restaurants, bakeries and antiques, arts and crafts, apparel, and gifts, you will never grow tired of exploring Solvang, most especially that you can just do so by foot. The city is also home to historic landmarks, three parks, and four windmills.
If you are looking for a good place to be exploring what the valley offers, then Solvang is the right place for you. Within 10 miles of the entire Solvang, you see more than 30 wineries there. When this city is the place that you want to live in to explore the valley, choose from bed and breakfast options to Solvang hotels in the area. Being on Mission Drive or a few blocks from it is where you find most of the best and biggest Solvang hotels.
Your options of living arrangements like in Santa Ynez hotels are many. Usually, Santa Ynez hotels are your cheaper alternatives to Solvang hotels. For a place that is free from dullness and is a lot of fun, you can just go south in Santa Ynez and check into the Chumash Casino Resort for more fun and games. With over 100 rooms and guest suites, this is a hotel that bears a four-star diamond rating.