The BBQ Bootcamp morning sessions will cover all the aspects of BBQ from the best way to start a fire to what to do with spice rubs; afternoons are free for horseback riding, golf or a visit to the spa; and evenings give you a chance to interact with local guest chefs and winemakers who will be on hand to create feasts designed to further fire-up your grilling passions.
Vacation Packages & Specials
The Alisal Guest Ranch & Resort operates on a Modified American Plan – breakfast and dinner are included in your nightly room rate. Delight in a suite or studio outfitted with authentic Western charm and two delicious meals daily. Choose from a vast menu of recreational activities that are included in our rates. Additional activities as well as Spa services are available a la carte and can be arranged through our Ranch Concierge to personalize your stay.
The Unbridled Retreat™ is a profound, life-changing experience that leads you to immediate and positive change. Share moments – with horses and women – that will transform the way you see yourself, reveal pathways you didn’t know existed, and help you become your most courageous, authentic self. No horse experience is necessary.
The horses are rested and raring to go, our private lake is teaming with fish and the golf courses are groomed and waiting to challenge you.
Play among ancient oaks, manicured fairways and greens with spectacular panoramic views of the Santa Ynez Mountains at The Alisal’s two 18-hole championship courses.
Imagine The Alisal being their classroom and horseback riding, fishing and other activities providing their recess exercise. Our cottages offer the privacy and high-speed Wifi necessary for efficient learning and The Alisal Academy Package, makes a stay at the Ranch a wonderful value.
Nathan Turner, celebrated interior designer, and author of “ I Love California” is coming back to The Alisal. His October 2019 workshop was a huge success, and we are thrilled to welcome him back April 14-16, 2021. Nathan will share his secrets and tips for festive decorating, entertaining and Western hospitality.