A stunning escape just north of Santa Barbara, at the heart of historical Los Olivos

67 luxury guestrooms and cottage style accommodations
Take a dip in the outdoor pool or relax in our signature Auberge Spa
Take a dip in the outdoor pool or relax in our signature Auberge Spa
Explore the region’s award-winning vineyards, scenic trails and horse ranches.
Explore the region’s award-winning vineyards, scenic trails and horse ranches.

Welcome to The Inn at Mattei's Tavern

A Central Coast legend reborn

From its earliest incarnation, in 1886 as a popular stagecoach stop during California’s Gold Rush, to its years as a surreptitious hangout through Prohibition, The Inn at Mattei’s Tavern has long held a fabled place in Central Coast lore. Revered and raucously enjoyed for generations, the beloved landmark opens a new chapter in 2021 as the definitive luxury destination in the Santa Ynez Valley.
A century of Santa Ynez tradition
Come to explore the region’s award-winning vineyards and admired horse ranches, then unwind in our reimagined guestrooms and cottage-style accommodations nestled among acres of of old-growth palm trees. Dine on the vibrant, seasonal flavors of the region in our open-air restaurant, or take a dip in our outdoor pool, followed by stories and s’mores gathered around a firepit. You’ll feel right at home with our laid-back version of wine country luxury.
Extraordinary Events Start Here
This historic site is reimagined as the perfect destination for weddings and social events set on our lawns and on site barn, blending the simplicity of modern farmhouse design with the eclectic textures and pattens of nearby ranch life. From the tried and true Saloon bar to the historic Mattei’s Tavern restaurant, culinary and libations experiences can be curated to your one-of-a-kind event.


Getting Here
Located in northern Santa Barbara County, Los Olivos is a bucolic town set in the rolling wine country of the Santa Ynez Valley, just 30 miles from Santa Barbara, 125 miles from Los Angeles and 300 miles from San Francisco. 2350 Railway Ave, Los Olivos, CA 93441