Experience country living near the historic town of Templeton, exactly half way between Los Angeles and San Francisco. This is the heart of the central coast wine country. The Lupine Ranch consists of 300 private acres of oak covered rolling hills - which guests can use for long hikes and relaxed picnics.
The Guest House at Lupine Ranch has two bedrooms, each with a king bed, and 2 full baths, a full kitchen and an expansive living area. The house has a tree shaded patio with great views perfect for afternoon lounging, evening barbecues and late night star gazing. There is also fire pit (winter only) and a regulation bocce court.
Activities include wine tasting at nearby world class wineries, bicycling on the backcountry roads, or golf at any of the areas challenging courses. Visit one of the areas renowned farmer's market full of fresh local produce, meats, breads, and other goods. Drive to the coastal towns of Cambria, Morro Bay, or San Simian, only +/-40 miles away, and visit the stunning coastline or Hearst Castle. Activities such as wine tours, kayaking and horseback riding can be arranged through local companies.
The Central Coast wine country offers activities year round. Summer turns the hills golden brown and brings outdoor concerts, the California Mid-State Fair. Grape harvest marks the fall when local wineries buzz with activity. Winter rains make for cozy weekends. In spring the hills turn green and the wildflowers are fantastic.
Whenever you decide to come, we will help make your stay one to remember.
For additional housing options on the Lupine Ranch please visit the Wine Country Ranch House, VRBO #467860, for a larger, more private venue. Both houses are available together for larger groups, Family reunions, or company retreats. Please contact the owner for more details.