Los Olivos Square - A Delightful Escape in Los Olivos
In downtown Los Olivos - the wine tasting hub of the Santa Ynez Valley, Los Olivos Square is the perfect spot for a memorable wine country getaway. Located only a 30-minute drive from Santa Barbara, the valley offers travelers a scenic and pleasant departure from the beachside experience that many travelers seek when coming to California.
Strolling the quaint streets of Los Olivos is a feast for the senses. Upwards of 25 wine tasting rooms represent local wine makers, restaurants offer tasty “farm to table” menus, and artisan creations share space with fine clothing and jewelry in local boutiques. Guests will truly enjoy the proximity to the village activity and other valley destinations, yet relaxing at home will be a pleasure as well! Park the car and walk everywhere!
This two-story home was updated in 2016. Freshly painted rooms accentuate all new furnishings in casual, comfortable style throughout. Recent and noteworthy, Los Olivos Square was featured on a TV episode of "Design Santa Barbara - With Michael Kourosh, and Courtney Maitrejean. Roses of all colors and varieties add beauty to the well-maintained yard – the white picket fence and rose covered archway add a cheerful feel to this welcoming corner property. The wrap around front porch is the perfect perch to watch the world go by.
The main level features both a Formal Living Room for quiet conversation, and a Family Room with fireplace and TV for everyone to gather and enjoy. A clever wine barrel table is situated in front of windows making a perfect spot to play games or sip on the day's chosen vintage. The well-equipped galley Kitchen ties the Family Room and the Dining Room together, making it effortless to stay connected to all the activities downstairs.
Off the Family Room is a wonderful, sunny guest room with a queen-size bed, built-in desk space, and sitting area. There is a hall Bathroom inside the Laundry Room conveniently located just outside this room.
Upstairs, the Master Suite is a perfect escape whether the goal is having a private place to read, catch up on a favorite TV episode without vying for the remote, or enjoy a bird's eye view of town from the corner windows. The sitting area and four-poster king-size bed make this a wonderful retreat when it's time to slow down, and get caught up on some well-deserved rest! The third guest Bedroom with desk and en suite Bathroom is also on the second floor.
A fully enclosed backyard has a lush green lawn and more beautiful flowers, when in season. Dining al fresco is possible at the outdoor table in this cozy environment. After dinner, taking a stroll may be in order. Simply walk out the gate to do some after hours window shopping, or just enjoy the starry night display overhead, in this quiet town. Before retiring for the evening, enjoy a relaxing soak in the spa - the perfect end to a lovely day!
The valley is also home to live local theatre and equestrian events, with apple picking and pumpkin patches in the fall. There is no better hiking than in the spring when the wild flowers are in bloom on nearby Figueroa Mountain. Take a glider ride, or bike into Solvang for a traditional Scandinavian experience! Los Olivos Square is the ideal spot to stay for a memorable visit to this world away with endless possibilities.