Homes for Sale in Los Olivos
Los Olivos is a charming community nestled in the heart of Santa Ynez Valley wine country. Its name pays homage to the abundant olive groves cultivated by its 19th-century settlers. The town boasts a traditional Western ambiance, highlighted by an attractive town center and numerous vineyards and tasting rooms where visitors can savor exceptional local wines. In Los Olivos, residents enjoy the perfect blend of a lively downtown scene and the tranquility of small-town, rural living.
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Los Olivos Real Estate
Los Olivos features several serene suburban neighborhoods adorned with medium-sized bungalows and expansive gardens. Along Santa Barbara Avenue, you'll discover larger ranch-style homes set back from the road, many of which boast swimming pools. This community provides an ideal balance of small-town comforts and rural serenity while remaining conveniently close to Santa Barbara.
About Los Olivos
Despite its smaller size, Los Olivos remains a must-visit destination for wine enthusiasts and those embarking on a wine tour in the Santa Ynez Valley. In addition to a dozen vineyards in the vicinity, the downtown area around Jonata Street and Alamo Pintado Avenue is home to an impressive array of 15 or more tasting rooms. Prominent local wineries such as Piazza Family Wines, Brander Vineyard, and Petros Winery offer both tasting experiences and dining options. Petros, in particular, provides an exceptional dining experience alongside their exquisite local vintages.
Los Olivos boasts a variety of dining establishments within the downtown area, many of which are conveniently located in the abundant tasting rooms. Beyond the realm of wine, the town offers seafood and Italian restaurants, as well as several cafes and bakeries to satisfy diverse culinary preferences.
For a small town, Los Olivos showcases an impressive collection of boutiques, interior décor suppliers, and Western-themed stores where visitors can acquire items like Stetsons and boots.
Gallery Los Olivos serves as a platform for local painters, sculptors, and jewelry makers to display their works. In addition to the available art for purchase, the gallery features rotating exhibitions by featured artists. Moreover, Los Olivos houses various live music venues, including Fess Parker Vineyard and Lefty's Coffee Co, the latter of which also hosts a curated bookshop for book lovers to peruse and enjoy.
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