6 Swoon-worthy Santa Barbara Wine Country Wedding Venues

There is more to Santa Barbara than swaying palms and sandy beaches. This destination-worthy wedding location is full of rolling hills, picturesque mountain ranges, and romantic vineyards. So if a toes-in-the-sand ceremony isn't your thing, check out these whimsical wine country wedding venues that set the perfect stage for your Big Day!


Kaena at The Ranch

Solvang, CA

Fab Features: tropical-inspired boutique winery & ranch • exchange vows on the expansive lawn beneath a plantation-style pavilion • the spacious barn-style tasting room boasts an open floor plan with a cool, industrial-chic vibe

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $$
Click Here for More Info

Whispering Rose Ranch Private Estate

Solvang, CA

Fab Features: majestic ranch estate set on 100 scenic acres • the grounds boast a grand entry beneath a canopy of sycamores; a romantic fountain court; and a manicured lawn with stunning mountain vistas • a covered barn for dining & dancing that's the epitome of rustic elegance

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $$ • $$$
Click Here for More Info

The 1880 Union

Los Alamos, CA

Fab Features: former Wells Fargo stagecoach station-turned-private-hotel • enchanting ceremonies beneath a vine-covered arbor in a serene rose garden • chic receptions in the dining room, with chandeliers in beaded cages, jazzy Art Deco bar, and eclectic mix of antiques • unique guestrooms, including a romantic bridal suite with canopy bed and copper soaking tub

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
Click Here for More Info

Santa Ynez Ranch Events

Santa Ynez, CA

Fab Features: stunning Santa Barbara Wine Country luxury retreat is set amidst a 105-acre organic vineyard and farm • vineyards views and lavender-scented breezes enhance your vows on the Wedding Lawn, which overlooks a pretty pond • a gorgeous upscale event barn with a chic lounge hosts exquisite celebrations

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $$$
Click Here for More Info

The Maker's Son

Los Alamos, CA

Fab Features: reimagined former filing station • the one-of-a-kind interior boasts an authentic 1920s service garage with the original open-truss high-vaulted ceiling and an intimate Western tavern, both with curated décor and Western-style antiques • customized menus made with seasonal, locally sourced ingredients paired with signature cocktail inspirations, along with wines, beers, and ciders from artisan Central Coastal producers

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
Click Here for More Info

Plenty on Bell

Los Alamos, CA

Fab Features: a charming garden patio for intimate ceremonies, with a splashing fountain and a fire pit • world-class menus from acclaimed chef Jesper Johansson, paired with local wines • full-service planning matches you with local vendors for an all-inclusive experience

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
Click Here for More Info


Are we friends yet? Join MyGuide for more goodness!

Some clients may have paid to be placed in our editorial and some of these links may be affiliate; however, we never include a venue, vendor, or product unless they have a proper place here. This is part of our Core Values. We create our website first and foremost to be good for the couples using it to plan their Big Day. We won't stray from that for a few advertising dollars. #scoutshonor

Find More Articles About...

All-Inclusive | Art Gallery | Ballroom | Barn | Beach / Ocean | Beach Wedding Ceremony | Brewery / Distillery | Bridal Fairs | Brides Want to Know | Budget Wedding Ideas | Business Functions / Meetings | Cakes | Ceremony | Chapel / Church / Temple | Checklists | City / Urban | Cityscape | Colorful | Covid | Creek / River | Cultural | Destination | DIY Wedding Ideas | DJ / Entertainment / Music | Dog | Elegant | Elopement Packages | Engagement / Proposal | Expert Advice | Flowers | Food | Forest / Woods | Fun | Garden | Give Back | Glam | Glossaries of Wedding Terms | Golf / Country Club | Great View | Green Weddings | Grooms / Groomsmen | Hills | Historic | Historic / Landmark Building | Honeymoons / Travel | Hotel | Indian | Inspiration Board | Invitations | Lake | Landscaped Grounds | Large Wedding | Late Night | LGBTQ+ Friendly | Local Weddings | Loft / Warehouse / Industrial | Makeup / Hair | Mansion | Modern | Moss | Mountain | Museum | Nightclub | Non-Profit | Ocean / Bay | Offbeat | On-Site Accommodations | Outdoor | Outdoor Ceremony | Outdoor Reception | Panoramic | Park | Penthouse / Rooftop | Photography | Printable | Private Estate | Private Home | Questions To Ask Your... | Ranch / Farm | Reception | Rehearsal Dinner | Resort / Spa | Restaurant | Retreat | Romantic | Rustic | Shabby Chic | Ski Resort | Small Wedding | Special Events / Parties | Summer | Theater District | Unique | Unique | Valley | Vintage | Wedding Dresses / Accessories | Wedding Insurance | Wedding Registry | Wedding Vendors | Wedding Venues / Locations | Weddings by Season | Wineries | Winery / Vineyard | Winter | Zoo / Aquarium