Offering California’s Central Coast wine country luxury at its finest, The Canyon Villa overlooks a sweeping vineyard-filled valley in the acclaimed Paso Robles wine region. An award-winning Inn garnering recognition from: Sunset Magazine's "Best of the Best in the West" competition winning Best B&B/Country Inn award, TripAdvisor’s Travelers Choice Award, and voted Travelers Choice USA Today 10 Best Wine Country hotels in the nation. The Canyon Villa estate on 11+ acres enthralls the senses with majestic views and Italian architecture. A gracious and passionate hospitality experience from its owners, Chef Wills and Katherine Bloxsom-Carter, pampers the guests with superb cuisine, gold standard service, and opulent amenities. The guest wing of the Villa has four luxurious guestrooms with en-suite baths: King or Queen Beds, fireplaces, patios or balconies, couples whirlpool tubs and freestanding showers. Adjacent to the first floor guestrooms is the Great Room with its towering fireplace and collection of large format books. Dine in our Italianate dining room with antique sideboards and Venetian tapestry or on the Back Terrace al fresco. Pass through the garden and lawns to the Pergola to relax with coffee and biscotti in the morning or with Wine Hour small plates and wine tastings in the afternoon. Wills and Katherine take great pride in highlighting local specialties and wines to delight their guests. Chef Wills sets the cuisine experience very high with tantalizing three course gourmet breakfasts, Wine Hour small plates with curated Central Coast wines, and a choice of a dinner option, all made in-house from local Farmer's Markets and premium meat and fish purveyors. Wills' Culinary Immersion Experience is a hands-on cooking class opportunity to grow your culinary confidence and repertoire. Plan your day of adventure from The Canyon Villa. Surrounding activities include wine touring and tasting to over 300 bonded wineries using The Canyon Villa's exclusive, discrete Concierge Service; hiking our estate’s nature trail to neighboring Kiler Ridge Olive Farm to taste single-varietal, extra-virgin olive oil's; or taking in the local shopping and dining scene in downtown Paso Robles. Traveling 20 minutes out on Hwy. 46 West is the beautiful Pacific Ocean and scenic Hwy. 1; head North to visit the artist community of Cambria and the magnificent Hearst Castle; head South to visit the fishing village of Morro Bay and Montano De Oro State Park for whale watching and bluff walking. The Canyon Villa, designed for discriminating travelers, is located midway between Los Angeles and San Francisco with San Jose International Airport conveniently positioned two hours north. Visit The Canyon Villa to experience the ultimate vacation getaway, a hilltop oasis surrounded by 100+ acres of vineyards, a world away like a remote Tuscan village, but minutes from downtown and award winning wineries. Our guests say, "The Canyon Villa is a sight to behold,"… "Beautiful with breathtaking views,"… “Just far enough into the countryside to feel very private, but close to the wineries and downtown." The Canyon Villa is Tuscany along California's Central Coast.
Inn Amenities: Free Onsite Parking, Gardens on Property, LGBT Friendly, Limited Spa Service, Wine/Spirits Available, Concierge Services,
Food & Wine
We offer two seating’s for our complimentary gourmet breakfast. The seating times are: 8 am or 8:30 am. Breakfast Service is in our Dining Room, outside on the Back Terrace, or at the Pergola (reserved for groups of six or eight). Breakfast Service concludes at 9 am. We begin your morning with our unique “House Blend” coffee. Our Tea Station is available all day and night.
We feature locally grown, organic ingredients whenever possible. Chef Wills attends numerous Farmer’s Markets throughout the week to create sumptuous meals. Our breakfast begins with a fresh fruit dish, followed by freshly baked pastries and a savory entrée that changes daily.
We are happy to accommodate food allergies and special dietary restrictions. Please let us know at the time of booking.
In the late afternoon we serve a tasting of curated Central Coast wines and small plates between 5:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. We offer a variety of cheeses, and other appetizers including cured meats and fish, ceviches, olives, crackers and spreads, and during the warmer months specialty pizzas from our outdoor wood-burning oven.
Discover our Tuscan-inspired dining experience exclusively for our registered guests at the Villa on the Hill. Enjoy “Cena di Toscana” our signature four-course dinner crafted by Chef Wills, Proprietor and world-class Chef. Call for details.
Join us for The Winery Series @ Sunday Wine Hour up-close with a local winery presenting their special wines. Immediately following, sit-down to our complimentary signature Sunday Supper with the winery’s ambassador. Enjoy our luxurious accommodations, 5-star cuisine and award-winning hospitality. Three-night minimum applies. Please call for details. Blackout dates apply.
Meals Offered: Breakfast , Dinner
Restaurant on Premises: Limited to overnight guests
Special Diets Accommodated: Vegetarian , Gluten Free , Yes
Breakfast Service: Full
Breakfast Seating: Individual Tables , Communal , Set Times , Flexible Times
Pub/Tavern on Premises: No
Alcohol Permits: Beer , Wine , Spirits
Dining Amenities: Complimentary Beverages , Complimentary Afternoon Tea/Refreshments , Complimentary Early Coffee Tea , Evening Cocktails , Complimentary Evening Hors d'oeuvres
Rooms & Suites
The Canyon Villa Inn features four sophisticatedly appointed, large en-suite guest rooms. All four guest rooms are uniquely furnished with antique bed frames, armoires, salon chairs and tables. Our Inn reflects the beauty, the grace and indeed the very soul of sensual luxury. View each room online to find our four beautiful Tuscan-inspired rooms, and discover what inspires you.
# of Rooms: 4
Beds: Queen, King
Handicap Accessible: Limited
Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Antique Furnishing, Bathrobes, Feather-beds , Fireplace, Hair Dryer, Ironing Boards, Private Deck, Whirlpool or Jacuzzi
Internet Service: Wireless, Complimentary
Front Desk/Security: OnSite, Business Hours
Corporate Rates: No
Inn Amenities: Free Onsite Parking, Gardens on Property, LGBT Friendly, Limited Spa Service, Wine/Spirits Available, Concierge Services
Location Type: Small Town/Village, Coastal, Mountains
The Canyon Villa is designed and operated for an adult clientele seeking a romantic and tranquil atmosphere, and is therefore unsuitable for children under 21 years of age. To secure your reservation, full payment is required at the time of booking. For cancellations requested more than thirty days prior to arrival we will refund your payment, less a 10% administrative fee; or we can hold your payment and apply it in full towards a future booking. For cancellations requested thirty days or less prior to arrival, we must hold you financially responsible for the entire length of your booked stay. Modifications to your reservation requested, more than 30 days prior to arrival, are accepted subject to availability. We are unable to accommodate any modifications to your reservation 30 days or less prior to your arrival.
Minimum Stay Required: Weekends, Holidays
Innkeeper's Pets: No Pets
Smoking Policy: Smoke Free
Family Friendly: No
Weddings & Events
Wedding/Events Capacity: 20-49
Events Supported: Private Parties, Ceremony, Receptions, Rehearsal Dinner, Elopment
Wedding Services & Amenities: Wedding Planner, Officiant, Caterer, Florist, Photographer, Decorator
Wedding/Reception/Event Facilities: Indoor, Outdoor