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Live the Movie "Sideways" with New Vacation Packages

Posted by perle0 on 2005-02-06 20:30:05 (4551 views)

If you're planning a vacation to southern California (or would like to), your "Best Picture" may be the Sideways Movie Package at Wine Valley Inn. You can experience the Santa Ynez Valley as seen on the silver screen from $145/night (travel not included).

Santa Ynez Valley, California--Only 125 miles up the coast from Los Angeles and Hollywood, the Wine Valley Inn is centrally situated in the wine country locations featured in the Golden Globe award-winning/Oscar-nominated Fox Searchlight movie Sideways.

To experience the fun first-hand, the Inn has created a new Sideways Movie Package. Features include:
  • Official Sideways movie map highlighting area film location spots
  • Choice of accommodations--Chateau Loft Suite or a Fireplace Deluxe Room
  • Solvang Restaurant $25 gift certificate (where Miles and Jack savor authentic Danish fare)
  • Bottle of wine from Firestone Vineyards (where the movie's main characters Miles, Jack, Maya, and Stephanie share a walk through the barrel room).
  • Two Wine Valley Inn signature wine glasses and souvenir corkscrew
  • Continental breakfast buffet
  • Two movie ticket passes valid at any AMC Theater anywhere at almost any time.

The Sideways Movie Package is offered for $145/night Sunday through Thursday night (valid through December 31, 2005), or $325 for both Friday and Saturday nights (valid through June 10, 2005)--a savings of over 30%. Rates include all hotel taxes. Advance reservations are required, rooms subject to availability.

Other popular packages with saving up to 40% off regular rates include:
  • Valley Touring & Tasting Package, including a guided 4-hour tour with stops at four award-wining wineries, starting at $235 per couple
  • The Golf Package, including a round at the nearby Alisal River Course (also featured in the movie), starting at $203 per couple
  • The Relax Inn Package, featuring wine, dinner, and massage, starting at $230 per couple
  • A Romance Package, including an intimate dinner for two and a welcome gift basket with sparkling wine, starting at $198 per couple
  • And the Historic Solvang Escape Package, starting at $190 per couple.

Visit for complete details.

The Wine Valley Inn & Cottages at 1564 Copenhagen Drive, is ideally located in the heart of the Santa Ynez Valley wine country in the Danish-themed village of Solvang, within easy walking distance of wine tasting rooms and within 20 minutes of more than 40 acclaimed wineries.

The Inn is only 35 miles from the beaches of Santa Barbara and 125 miles up the coast from Los Angeles. The Inn offers 57 uniquely-styled accommodations-all individually decorated with comfortable furnishings featuring color cable TV with free HBO movies, in-room coffee, and refrigerator.

For reservations call toll-free 1-800-824-6444, (805) 688-2111, or visit


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