Wine tasting at
its finest

Try the best from famed local wineries

Savor our specially
selected wines


An original wine-tasting experience

Wine Tasting

The diverse vineyards, wine trails, magical weather and fertile valleys are what make the Santa Barbara wine experience so authentic and renowned.

Wine Tasting Room

Enjoy a signature wine experience at our modern Wine Tasting Room, featuring specially selected wines from the Fess Parker and Epiphany cellars. Guests can enjoy a self-service wine dispensing system from a rotating selection of 16 wines. Our Wine Tasting Room brings the magic of the vineyard indoors.

  • Harvest Crush Season Wine Tasting with Fess Parker Winery (October 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.):  

Sip wines and learn the process of producing Central Coast varietals with one of California’s most beloved wine makers. Fess Parker’s Eli Parker, Tim Snider and Barrett Crandall will host the tastings in the Fess Parker Tasting Room, where guests can also learn to paint with cabernet wine during tasting room hours throughout the month of October. Complimentary for Loved Local Members. Please contact the Concierge Desk at (805) 884 8535 to sign up for Loved Locals Membership and reserve a spot.


  • Brush Strokes with Cabernet

The Fess Parker Tasting Room during hours of operation

Tuesday through Sunday through Nov. 1st

Please your palate while perfecting your brush stroke with cabernet wine blend. This self-guided art experience is complimentary for guests and Loved Local Members. Brush, wine for painting and water color paper included.

Santa Ynez Valley

The Santa Ynez Valley is the largest, most famous wine country in all of Santa Barbara.

The legendary region is comprised of six picturesque communities, each producing their own award-winning varieties of Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Syrah: Ballard, Buellton, Los Alamos, Los Olivos, Santa Ynez, and Solvang.

Fess Parker Winery

Fess Parker Winery, where hospitality meets outstanding quality and family and friends share an unforgettable experience.

A range of tours are offered with wine tasting, winemaking practices, and “bin to bottle” practices of hand sorting, small lot fermentations and basket press.

Local Tastings

Wine-loving tourists and locals alike flock to the Urban Wine Trail – an electric wine scene in the downtown area with an abundance of working wineries and tasting rooms.

Most recently, the Funk Zone has exploded in personality and popularity, with artisan wineries, quirky tasting rooms and restaurants.