Welcome to Sideways Inn
Formerly Known As Days Inn Windmill Buellton
Besides being one of the shooting locations for the movie Sideways, the inn offers a convenient location that allows guests to enjoy all that Buellton has to offer as well as Santa Ynez and the nearby Danish town of Solvang. The area is known for its wineries, breweries, and outdoor activities such as hiking, bird watching, or visiting the local ostrich farm!
In conjunction with our sister property next door Flying Flags RV Resort & Campground, Sideways Inn offers amenities such as complimentary Wi-Fi and continental breakfast, an outdoor Swimming Pool and Spa, a sports lounge with pool tables and full service bar, complimentary cable TV, meeting and banquet facilities, and much more!
Each room has been recently upgraded with new carpet, paint, and drapes and includes air conditioning, a refrigerator and microwave, a hair dryer, and a coffee maker.
Sideways Inn Buellton Solvang awaits your arrival for your Sideways Movie experience and Santa Ynez Adventure.
For a Calendar of Events please visit Buellton Visitors Bureau at http://www.visitbuellton.com/calendar/
Free Daybreak Continental Breakfast
24 Hour Front Desk
Site of the Oscar Nominated Movie Sideways
Outdoor swimming Pool and Spa
Club house Pool and Sports Lounge
Meeting and Banquet Facilities from 20-250
Truck and Bus Parking
Premium Cable Channels & PPV Movies
Flat Screen TV
New Carpet, Paint, and Drapes
Fridge and Microwave
Close to Solvang, Wineries, Golf, Fishing, and
Wineries : Area wineries welcome visitors year-round either at the winery or in tasting rooms located throughout the valley. It is easy and fun to do self-directed wine tours or enjoy guided tours in jeeps, vans, limousines or private sedans provided by local companies. For maps and complete information on current vintners, events, and winemaker dinners and festivals, contact Santa Barbara County Vintners Association (805-688-0881, http://www.sbcountywines.com/ Santa Ynez Valley Wine Country Association (800- 563-3183, http://www.santaynezwinecountry.com/ Foxen Canyon Wine Trail ( www.foxencanyonwinetrail.com )
Shopping : With nearly 300 days of sunshine annually, any time of the year is the perfect time to visit Solvang and the Santa Ynez Valley. Enjoy shopping at 150 independent boutiques, stores, and art galleries or partake in culinary delights including a dozen wine tasting rooms all within walking distance. Hop aboard the Solvang Trolley, a historic wooden streetcar pulled by a pair of magnificent horses, or, on a surrey bicycle made for up to six at Wheel Fun Rentals and explore the surrounding area.
Government : Buellton was incorporated on February 1, 1992 and operates under a five-member City Council, five-member Planning Commission, five-member Parks and Recreation Commission and City Manager form of government. The city adopted a general plan and also established a Redevelopment Agency for a project area of about 180 acres in November 1993. The City Council members also serve as members of the Redevelopment Agency, and the City Manager holds the title of Executive Director of Redevelopment.
Golf Courses : Alisal River Course is just south of Mission Drive on Alisal Road. The spectacular River Course is situated on the banks of the Santa Ynez River against a backdrop of the Santa Ynez Mountains. The famous 10,000 acre Alisal Ranch resort is punctuated with four lakes, sycamore, oak, and elderberry trees.
Downtown : Satisfy every shopping desire in art galleries, clothing and shoe boutiques, and gift and antique stores. Savor delicious meals from Danish specialties to gourmet wine country cuisine, as well as international and classic American favorites that are perfect for any palate. You can also pick apples, walnuts, and berries direct from the branch.
Casinos : Located on Highway 246, just outside of Solvang, the Chumash Casino Resort features 2,000 slot machines, 40 blackjack tables, high stakes area, a poker room, and friendly high stakes bingo. The resort also features four restaurants, a showroom, a gift shop, and a 5,000 square foot spa. Visit www.chumashcasino.com.
Business : Sideways Inn offers banquet facilities for intimate meetings, banquets, and weddings up to 250 people. Some catering can be provided. With our 108 room property and full service bar, we are a great location for your next event. Our friendly team will provide you with all the comforts of knowing your event is well cared for.
Attractions : Located in the heart of the Santa Barbara Wine Country, in the beautiful Santa Ynez Valley, the historic village of Santa Ynez is a charming vacation destination with historic museums, wonderful restaurants, art galleries, boutiques, antique shops, saloons, wineries, wine tasting rooms, and horse ranches. Experience winery and cycling tours, sample gourmet wines, learn about the local history at Mission Santa Ines and breathe in the tranquil, relaxing vibe of Santa Ynez.
Activities : Located about 15 minutes from Santa Ynez, Lake Cachuma is a pristine reservoir and nature lover's utopia with over 250 species of birds such as migrating bald eagles.
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