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

Welcome to The Inn at Mattei's Tavern

A Central Coast legend reborn

From its earliest incarnation, in 1886 as a popular stagecoach stop 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 as the definitive luxury destination in the Santa Ynez Valley.

Welcome to The Inn at Mattei's Tavern

A Central Coast legend reborn

From its earliest incarnation, in 1886 as a popular stagecoach stop 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 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 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 around the firepit. You’ll feel right at home with our laid-back version of wine country luxury.


Sip, Savor, and Celebrate Santa Ynez Valley

Dine at The Inn at Mattei's Tavern

Chef driven seasonal menus, made for every day.

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Experiences at The Inn at Mattei's Tavern The Spirit of Curiosity

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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 patterns of nearby ranch life. From the tried and true bar to the historic Mattei’s Tavern restaurant, culinary and libations experiences can be curated to your one-of-a-kind event.

Wellness at Mattei's Tavern

Surrounded by the crisp valley air and delicately scented olive groves, The Cottage is an exploration of simple pleasures. Offering two well-appointed treatment rooms with soaking tubs and private facilities, this central coast escape is perfect for individuals and couples. Experience a variety of movement classes - both high intensity and low - in our movement studio and outdoors on the Hartley Lawn.

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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

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