Located next to the quaint Danish town of Solvang and at the intersection of U.S. Route 101 and State Route 246, Buellton makes a convenient rest stop for travelers in the area. Whether you're a business traveler only in town for a night or a family on a fun-filled vacation week, there is no shortage of things to do or see with the perfect hotel room to meet every need and desire.
When to Visit Buellton, CA
While the weather in Buellton is mild and pleasant all year round, the most comfortable time to visit is mid-May through the end of October with the hottest months being July through September. While the winter months can cool off significantly, the area rarely sees snow, and you should never have to pack more than a light jacket to stay warm.
The most popular month to visit Buellton is July, so travelers planning a trip to Buellton may experience higher room rates and flight costs during this time, though planning ahead may make it easier on your wallet. The least popular month to visit is November, so less-expensive room rates are likely to be found during this month.
Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Buellton, CA:
Averate Rates by Star Rating
Below we've posted 3 graphs displaying average nightly cost patterns by star rating class in Buellton, CA. Analyze these charts to calculate the most cost effective time to book in Buellton during the year.
Luxury Hotels in Buellton, California
4 Star Average Prices: $221.09
For those with a refined aesthetic, The Landsby in the nearby Danish town of Solvang offers a stylish contemporary design with a traditional Scandinavian flair. Start your day with free continental breakfast and enjoy dinner and a drink at the in-house restaurant and bar. Take in a musical or play at the local theater, or stroll through one of the area's many museums. For the outdoor type, there are plenty of options for bicycling through scenic fields and exploring nearby parks.
Located conveniently on the intersection of two highways, the Santa Ynez Valley Marriott is an easy home base for visiting the local wineries along the winery trail. The in-house restaurant offers a buffet breakfast for a nominal extra fee that is well worth the expense. Mornings may be spent soaking up the rays at the outdoor swimming pool or relaxing in the sauna or Jacuzzi after getting your sweat on in the well-equipped exercise room. Kids and adults alike can enjoy the variety of games inside the in-house game room. Free cable and HBO are available on flat-screen TVs in all rooms.
Affordable Hotels in Buellton, CA
3 Star Average Prices: $182.59
The Quality Inn Santa Ynez Valley is located in a quiet area. Featured in the movie Sideways, this peaceful rural hotel offers all the modern conveniences while limiting the strain on your pocketbook. With a flat-screen TV in every room and free Wi-Fi throughout the building, the Quality Inn Santa Ynez Valley offers a free hot and cold continental breakfast each morning that includes make-your-own Belgian waffles. Located near Lake Cachuma, this hotel offers guests the opportunity for excellent fishing or boating. You can even grill your own catch right on the property on the convenient grills.
For a room that includes your own patio, balcony, or outdoor space, choose Pea Soup Andersen's Inn. Stroll next door to Pea Soup Andersen's Restaurant, the inn's namesake and local favorite, to grab a delicious bowl of pea soup. This restaurant is the origin of the town's nickname and truly is the home of split pea soup. Evenings can be spent playing bocce ball, cornhole, or even hitting a few balls on the putting green. Offering a heated pool and spa, complimentary breakfast with Danish pastries, and an outdoor patio complete with fire pit, Pea Soup Andersen's Inn is a memorable accommodation for any family or traveler.