Santa Ynez, CA 

ForFriends Inn

1121 Edison Street
Santa Ynez, CA 93460 US

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Rates: $200 to $380
Total Rooms: 7
Overall Rating: 5 hearts (1 review)


Make new friends in Santa Barbara Wine Country. Two couples opened this Santa Ynez bed and breakfast so they could enjoy wine and good food with happy, fun people every day. There are a total of seven luxurious guests rooms, five are located in the main house and two are private buildings located next to the floral Wine Garden. Enjoy outdoor romance with a private balcony or patio. The immaculate bathrooms feature a two-person soaking tub, Jacuzzi, or a large walk-in glass shower for two. Spend a unique getaway in the converted two-floor water tower suite with a king-size bed, river rock fireplace, and game table; or snuggle in complete privacy in the cozy cottage. Start the day with a delectable three-course homemade breakfast. Located in town, it's easy to walk to tasting rooms, restaurants, and entertainment, but also from the inn you can enjoy live music during the weekend happy hours located in the Wine Garden or cozy front room with fireplace. Guests receive a Friendship Pass offering over $300 in complimentary wine tastings at local vineyards and free appetizers or desserts at nearby restaurants.Location: Country, Mountains and We are situated in heart of Santa Barbara County Wine Country.

Room Detail


Rates: $200 - $350
Type of bed: King

Sunstone Tower
Sunstone Tower is named for one of Santa Ynez Valley's most gorgeous vineyards and celebrated wineries. The two-story suite is nestled in the back of the property, next to the floral pathway and Wine Garden. It features eleven-foot-high ceilings and is decorated in timbers of the Great Pacific Northwest with a theme reminiscent of the California Gold Rush era. Guests will enjoy the coziness of a king-sized bed beside a river rock fireplace and flatscreen TV. Adjacent is a large bathroom with beautiful tile work and featuring a spacious glass-enclosed shower. The second floor offers beautiful views of the valley and mountains, a rustic wet bar/eating area, flatscreen TV, refrigerator, couch/futon, rocking chairs. Two private patios and a nearby romantic gazebo provide many opportunities for relaxation. Accommodates up to four adults when including futon and inflatable bed.
Rates: $200 - $360
Type of bed: King

Carmichael Cottage

Rates: $200 - $330
Type of bed: King

Demetria is named for a special vineyard estate located in the famed Foxen Canyon region of the Santa Ynez Valley. The room is fashioned in a Victorian elegance meets Craftsman simplicity decor. Room amenities include a king-sized bed, an ornate, cast iron fireplace, large private balcony with town and valley views, flatscreen TV, antique furnishings and a bathroom featuring a large tub for two and a separate glass enclosed shower. Amenities: King-sized bed, Bathroom with shower, Two-person bathtub, Walk-in shower Fireplace, Private balcony, Hair dryer, AC, Free Wi-Fi, Scenic view, Flat screen television, Ceiling fan, Writing desk
Rates: $200 - $350
Type of bed: King

Imagine is named after a winery that offers the longest aged wines in the Valley. The room features a super comfy king-sized bed with an impressive wrought iron frame. Relax after a wonderful day in the Valley in two wing back chairs, or log onto to your computer and use complimentary Wi-Fi while sitting at the antique writing desk. A large, working stone fireplace is yours to enjoy at the push of a button. Enjoy your favorite shows on the flat-screen HD television or relax on your private balcony with panoramic views of the property, town and nearby mountain ranges. The bathroom features marble floors with a shower and a soothing Jacuzzi tub. Amenities: King-sized bed, Bathroom with shower, Jacuzzi tub, Fireplace, Private balcony, Hair dryer, AC, Free Wi-Fi, Scenic view, Flat screen television, Ceiling fan, Writing desk
Rates: $200 - $330
Type of bed: King

Buttonwood is named for a gorgeous 106-acre vineyard and farm. Fashioned in the style of a Santa Ynez ranch, the room is decorated in knotty pine and gingham wall coverings with distressed oak plank flooring and features leather furnishings and a custom designed king size bed. Guests can enjoy the warmth of the Franklin Stove fireplace, the relaxation of a Jacuzzi tub, a flatscreen TV, a small private balcony, and spectacular Valley views. Amenities: King-sized bed, Bathroom with shower, Jacuzzi tub, Private balcony, Hair dryer, Hearth Stove, AC, Free Wi-Fi, Scenic view, Flat screen television
Rates: $200 - $330
Type of bed: King

Situated on the lower level of the Inn with a private entrance, Beckmen is named for one of the most gorgeous, fun and accommodating vineyards in the Valley. The room features a handcrafted wrought iron king size bed, flatscreen television, seating area in a bay window, a cast iron gas fireplace, and an exquisite bathroom with a large glass enclosed shower for two. The front door connects the room to a secluded area of the wraparound porch where you can enjoy a comfy glider love seat for two. STANDARD RATE: $295/night. SEASONAL SPECIAL RATES: $250/night (Holidays & special events excluded. Not valid with any other discounts, specials or promo codes). Amenities: King-sized bed, Bathroom with shower, Private covered patio, Hair dryer, Hearth Stove, AC
Rates: $200 - $330
Type of bed: King



Rooms & Rates

Rates: $200 to $380
Payment types accepted include Visa, Master Card and No checks.
Rooms: This property has 7 total guest accommodations with private bath, 7 with hot tubs, 2 with whirlpools, 1 two-bedroom suite, 2 cottages, 6 guest houses, 2 cabins and 1 conference room.
The types of beds available include King.


Minimum Stay Requirements: We do require multi-night stays during certain times of the year. Weekends, Holidays and special events generally have multiple night stay requirements. Nonetheless, please call or check our availability online, since one-night stays are occasionally available.
Cancellation: Cancelations: As a small inn dealing almost exclusively with advance reservations, date changes and cancelations affect us significantly - especially those made during special events and holidays. If you find it necessary to cancel, please call by 3:00 p.m. fourteen (14) days before your scheduled arrival date and your credit card will be refunded your deposit less a $35 service charge. If canceling after 3:00 p.m. within fourteen (14) days of your stay, the remainder of your balance is collected and the room nights will be opened for rebooking. You will be refunded monies received for any new reservation(s), less a $35 service fee. A shortening of your stay is also deemed as a cancelation. Note: Single room reservations of six nights or longer should refer to the Groups/Extended Stays policy. Groups/Extended Stays/Vacation Rentals: Reservations requiring six or more room nights - whether booked as a whole group or individually - have a 30-day cancelation policy and require a fifty percent (50%) deposit upon booking. The remainder of the balance will be collected 30 days prior to check-in. If canceling before 3:00 p.m 30 days prior to the check-in date, 25% of the deposit will be retained. If canceling after the balance has been collected, the room nights will be opened for rebooking. If the entire inn is rebooked for the same amount of time as your stay, you will be refunded monies received for any new reservation(s), less a $200 service fee. A shortening of your stay is also deemed as a cancelation.
Pets: Innkeepers pets on premises and No pets allowed.
Smoking: Smoke Free Property.

Services & Amenities

Meals Included in Rates: Snacks/Refreshments, Hors d'oeuvres, Breakfast, Wine, Room includes a three-course breakfast complete with homemade granola, breads, coffees, teas and specialty hot dish.
Types of meals: Hors d'oeuvres, Full Gourmet Breakfast, Full Breakfast, Catering Service, Restaurant off Premises, Snacks/Refreshments, Vegetarian Breakfast, Wine and happy hour with homemade hors d'oeuvres.
Amenities In Room: Air Conditioning, Fireplace, Hair Dryer, Heating, Cable TV, Television, Bath Amenities, Iron/Ironing Board, Wireless Internet Access, All rooms have balconies with view, all rooms are oversized with large bathrooms and seating areas.
Amenities On Site: Free parking on premise, Handicap Access, Gift Shop, Suitable for Events, Hot Tub/Jetted Tub, Wine Garden, Floral Gardens, Gazebo and Wraparound front porch.
Business Traveler Amenities: Iron/Ironing Board, Television, Desk, Internet Access, Gym Nearby, Modem Connection, Hair Dryer, Wireless Internet Access, Conference room with full AV/presentation supplies, support, breakouts areas, meals and snacks/refreshments.


Events Hosted: Meetings, Romantic Getaways, Honeymoons and Family Reunions.
Other Activities: Parks, Museums, Live Theater, Horseback Riding, Hiking, Golf, Fishing, Bicycling, Beaches, Art Galleries, Antiquing, Wineries and County Park at Cachuma Lake.

Romantic Interest

Beautiful rooms with fireplaces, Jacuzzis and balconies with views of the mountains. Cozy grounds with floral garden and gazebo.