500 Acre Ranch in San Luis Obispo Wine Country(24 Reviews)
The owner has been emailed.
To book this property, you need to complete your booking through checkout on the VRBO website. We can't protect your payment if we don't know you've booked through us. Learn more
- Minimum stay:2-3 nights
- Property type:Estate
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
About the Property
Quiet, secluded ranch in Edna Valley. A perfect Retreat!
Perfectly situated in the famous Edna Valley. The ranch is only 7 miles from downtown SLO. Being a great midway point between LA and San Francisco; each of them a 3.5 hour drive, the farm house is an easy meeting point for people separated by the distance. Easy day trips can be made to the many Edna Valley Wineries, Hearst Castle, Morro Bay, Big Sur and Paso Robles.
The ranch house itself features 4200 square feet, with three spacious bedrooms, and one huge loft that doubles as a fourth bedroom/ game room. There are three bathrooms, a spacious living room with an open-beamed ceiling, wood-burning fireplace, and a beautiful baby grand piano.
There is a pool table in the loft, a ping pong table in the garage, croquet, as well as numerous outdoor and indoor games to play.
For those who like to BBQ, we have an outdoor oak BBQ grill, a gas BBQ and a smoker.
This property has panoramic views from any of it's surrounding hilltops. Hikers are rewarded with views from Pismo Dunes to Morro Bay, downtown SLO, as well as the wineries in Edna Valley. There ranch has plenty of private beautiful walks and hikes for you to experience.
NOTE: This home is ideal for executive retreats, reunions, and memorable family vacations. ***Sorry but we cannot accommodate weddings or large parties on ranch***
FOR SPORT ENTHUSIASTS, you are close to the heart of many adventures! Enjoy Surfing, Paddle Boarding, Kayaking, Windsurfing, Biking, Rock Climbing, Ziplining and more!
NEARBY ATTRACTIONS include Hearst Castle, Cambria, Big Sur Coastline, Morro Bay, Paso Robles, and San Luis Obispo area wine tasting. Local attractions includes: boutique shopping, and local charming Farmers Markets in Cambria, San Luis Obispo, Templeton and Morro Bay.
Scheduled air service includes, United Express, Delta, and US Air within a 40 minutes radius of San Luis Obispo. For private pilots or charter service contact Jet Solutions/ACI a full service jet center only 6 miles from ranch.
If you are thinking of booking, please read what your payment options are before you book.
Keywords: Private ranch on 500-acre estate, just a short drive to downtown SLO.
When you're ready to book, here are some tips to keep in mind.
Paying with a credit card on VRBO protects your payment for up to $10,000 against listing fraud. We recommend completing your booking on VRBO.Verify your payment method
Member since: 2010
- 4200 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 10
- Children Welcome
- Pets Considered
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Wheelchair Accessible
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10
- King (1) Queen (3), Twin or Single Beds (1), Child Beds (1)
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- The master bedroom has his and hers private restrooms.
- (Please be advised that this house is for people who like country living) Relax in the heart of Edna Valley wine country, tucked away in peaceful surroundings.. Beautiful rolling hills, long country walks, a scenic creek runs through the property. This famous ranch house, built by Ernie Ball provides the ultimate privacy and beautiful setting. From the high hills on the property you can see from Pismo Dunes to Morro Bay!...moreless
- DVD Player
- Game Room:
- Ping Pong Table
- Pool Table
- Satellite / Cable
- Away From It All
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Deepsea Fishing
- Equestrian Events
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Pier Fishing
- Rock Climbing
- Roller Blading
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 14 people
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Pantry Items:
- Deck / Patio:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
May 1 - Jun 13, 2017
2 night min stay
Cal Poly Graduation
Jun 14 - Jun 21, 2017
3 night min stay
Jun 22 - Oct 19, 2017
2 night min stay
Nov 20 - Nov 27, 2017
3 night min stay
Dec 19 - Dec 26, 2017
3 night min stay
Dec 29 - Jan 1, 2018
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning $400
- Refundable Deposit $1,000
- Tax Rate 12%
If you pay with a personal check directly to us, we do not charge you any extra fees (service fee). If you use PayPal there is a small fee (I think around 3%) our you can use VRBO, Home away etc (anywhere between 5-9%). Also if you use a credit card when you book, there will be another fee charged by the banks. ****Any fee charged will be deducted from you deposit.
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now
Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.
Nestled in the hills of SLO is your 500 acre secluded ranch. Pismo beach is 7 miles away, Lake Lopez 5 miles away, and there are 13 wineries within 7 miles of the estate.
Year Purchased: 2005
About the owner: Hi, My name is Karen, I am the property manager. My husband Kevin and I are both pilots, who enjoy traveling and meeting new people. We have numerous life time memories of living in the Ernie Ball ranch house. As a former owner of the ranch, I can assure you that you too, will never forget the memories you make in this lovely home.
Why the Owner Chose San Luis Obispo, CA, USA:
If you are seeking peace and quiet, you just found it! Nestled in the midst of wine country, with only a short drive to downtown SLO. It is our hope that you would enjoy a truly exclusive opportunity to visit the Central Coast.
The Unique Benefits at this Estate:
I love driving through the vineyard, onto the open cattle range. Sometimes you see adorable calves roaming about, other times it may be deer wandering through. There is a creek that winds in between large, beautiful sycamore and oak trees. With wandering limbs; some down to the ground, these trees make a beautiful backdrop for pictures.. There is a baby grand piano, just provide the piano player. There is a pool table in the loft, and a ping pong table in the garage. There a numerous games for your family and friends to play. You will have complete privacy on the ranch. The open range mile and a half, dead end, dirt road discourages sightseers. Also our road was tagged as one of the prettiest roads to walk in SLO. On top of the hills of the Ernie Ball ranch, the views are incredible!!! Come make some lifetime memories of your own!.
- Primary: +1 8058018774 Manager
- Click Here to see All My Rental Listings
Walk way from the front
Entrance to the kitchen
Great room looking toward the front door
Master looking into the great room
Road driving in is open cattle range
Front of the house
The separate casita straight ahead
Looking out the kitchen door
Kitchen with view of the patio table and Casita
Master looking out at towards the front yard
One of the private master powder room
Casita doors facing patio
Barn door Bedroom
View from the top
Spa off master suite and great room
This listing was first published here in 2010.
Date last modified - Saturday, March 25, 2017
Enter dates to see accurate pricing
Booking confirmation within 24 hours
Peace of mind when checking out through VRBO
- We'll back you with our Book With Confidence GuaranteeTM
- You'll get comprehensive payment protection when checking out on our website
- We're always here for you with customer service available 24/7
Read more about our Book with Confidence GuaranteeTM
Send a message to owner
Anonymously report this listing
We appreciate your participation and assistance with our efforts to operate the most secure and trusted vacation rental marketplace in the industry
If you have any questions, please visit our Help Center.