Exclusive, private experiences
await you at Folded Hills

during these unprecedented times, the owners of folded hills would like to invite you to be their guests.



Built in 1916, the Chandelier Barn is one of Folded Hill's best kept secrets. Located next to our Farmstead, this is the ultimate in rustic chic. Sip thru our wines with your own personal wine concierge in this historic space, while llamas, KuneKune pigs and our greeter goats, Cornelius and Sebastian, stop in to say hello.

Limit six guests per party.



Who doesn't want to sip wine in a beautiful vineyard? Come see owner Kim's favorite spot on the property. Immerse yourself in the beauty of these hillside vineyards and breathtaking views, while sipping our wines with your personal wine concierge. You may even spot one of our adorable sheep, hard at work keeping the cover crops in check. Don't be fooled by the glam, this is a rustic spot, so leave those Manolos at home!

Limit three guests per party.



Arguably the most beloved and visited spot on the ranch, the lake dock is the ultimate getaway with incredible views of the surrounding mountains and vineyard. Relax and enjoy the beauty of this incredible spot on our private property, while learning about our wines from your personal wine concierge. Overlooking the polo field and horse pastures, you may even catch a glimpse of our camel, George!

Limit eight guests per party.



Join us at one of our private guest houses at Folded Hills Ranch. Your personal wine steward will go thru each of our wines with your party, and show you a side of Folded Hills that most never see. Learn the history of our land and our wines, all from the privacy of your own ranch house.

Limit six guests per party.



Experience the full magic of Folded Hills with this VIP tour. Guests will be taken to the owner's private ranch, and given a tour of this incredible property, including a stop at our lakeside dock, and a visit to meet and feed our animals. Your personal wine steward will guide you through each wine, and share the history of Folded Hills Winery. This is the ultimate way to see all of the beauty of our land. You will not be disappointed!

Limit four guests per party for off-road Polaris Tour.  On-road tour limit of eight guests.



Folded Hills has teamed up with Alisal Ranch for this exceptional wine country experience. Start your day off with a private horseback ride through canyons and shaded hillsides, past grazing cattle, and sparkling brooks. Breathtaking vistas will surround you, and you may even see eagles soaring overhead. Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned equestrian, you can saddle up and head out on your private ride, led by experienced wranglers. After your ride, it's time to kick up your boots and sip some award-winning wines down the road here at Folded Hills. This package includes your choice of either our Escape to the Lake or The Whole Shebang private tasting and tour. With this inclusive package, you will experience some of the best of Santa Ynez Valley, and you'll be counting the days until you can return for another visit!

Limit five guests per party. Please see details below on how to book this private tour.

The details:

Private Experiences range from one to two hours. The Sip & Saddle tour with Alisal Ranch and Folded Hills is longer, and time will depend on which options you choose.

To book the Sip & Saddle tour, or for any questions regarding this package, please click here, or contact Alisal Ranch directly at ridetheranch@alisal.com or 805-686-7700.

For more information or to book all other Private Tasting Experiences, please contact us at reservations@foldedhills.com or call 805-694-8086 ext 1.

If you would please take a moment to fill out the form below, we will be able to provide you with more detailed information.

  • 24 hour cancelation required.
  • Sorry, no children or pets allowed for Private Experiences.

Please note: to ensure that we are able to provide the best possible service and experience for you, a minimum of 48 hours advance notice is required.


Please fill out the form below, and we will be in touch regarding your Private Tasting Experience.

** Please Note ** This form is NOT for the Sip & Saddle Tour with Alisal Ranch. Please contact Alisal Ranch directly via the email or phone number above for more Information or to book this tour.