Buellton In The News
Buellton In The News
As more and more travelers are looking for fun and unique new experiences, many are turning to smaller towns in familiar areas for long weekends and impromptu road trips. Because of our proximity to the coast, our convenient location on Highway 101 between northern and southern California, and the unparalleled beauty of California’s Central Coast; Buellton is becoming one of the most popular hidden gems for families and solo travelers alike.
We’ve rounded up the top 10 recent articles highlighting Buellton as an ideal getaway to inspire your next visit. Explore the collection with the links below, then head on over to our trip planner and start building your dream itinerary for a Fall or Winter escape!
Not one but two Buellton restaurants are featured in this list of the best restaurants on the Central Coast. Along with neighboring restaurants in Los Alamos, Ballard and Solvang; a weekend in this wine country is a Foodie’s dream come true.
The best kept secrets of Buellton came to life on the big screen in the 2004 award-winning movie Sideways, when characters Jack and Miles had a bachelor’s weekend in Santa Ynez Valley before Jack’s wedding. First stop? The bar at Hitching Post II! Find our Sideways-inspired itinerary with key locations here.
It is a surprise to no one familiar with the amenities of Highway West Vacations’ Flying Flags Resort here in Buellton that they would be featured on this list. Not only is it an Airstream owners’ mecca for their annual Vintage Trailer Bash held in September each year, Airstream enthusiasts who don’t have their own can rent one of these iconic trailers converted to permanent lodging rentals at the resort. Learn more about Flying Flags here.
Another awesome feature for Flying Flags, focusing on all of the amenities of the resort - including the available glamping and lodging options for those who aren’t traveling with their own RV or camping gear.
Ostrichland USA is a one-of-a-kind animal encounter that is fun for all ages! If you are looking for fun photo ops and something to do that is truly unique on your next road trip through California’s Central Coast, be sure to include a visit to this fun attraction.
USA Today included our best kept secret in their round up of must-see attractions: Mendenhall Museum of Gas Pumps & Petroliana. Due to its private, by-appointment tours and the fact that the collection is largely outdoors it makes exploring this incredible collection of roadside history an enjoyable experience for all ages.
7. Want a Different Travel Experience? Stay in an Airstream at one of these Retro-Cool Trailer Parks - Los Angeles Times
LA Times provides an incredible assortment of lodging destinations in this piece, including our very own Flying Flags RV Resort. If you are looking to break free of the traditional hotel room, look no further than this 30-acre resort’s incredible assortment of lodging options; from Airstream trailers to glamorous safari tents and well appointed cabins.
With wineries in harvest mode and the incredible assortment of outdoor activities ready to be enjoyed, it’s no surprise Santa Ynez Valley made the list for top RV trips to take this Fall. Paired with our mild weather and incredible assortment of food and beverage experiences just waiting to be discovered, you can easily fill a week or more with activities and only scratch the surface of our offerings.
Santa Barbara and the Santa Ynez Valley are among the must-do road trips exploring California’s unique offerings. Encapsulating the coast and mountains, our little corner of the Central Coast is a region unlike any other. Come experience Santa Barbara County’s famous hospitality and California’s most diverse wine region, with Buellton right smack dab in the middle!
The final entry on our Fun Reads Round Up is another great piece including Flying Flags RV Resort! Discover what you’ve been missing with this truly fun-for-all-ages destination!
This wonderful article takes you behind-the-scenes of Buellton newest feature: The Inn and Tavern at Zaca Creek! Located just north of Avenue of Flags, this historic location has recently been reborn into a sophisticated, Instaworthy escape for anyone looking to indulge in country chic.