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Ranch Accommodations

Set on 2200-acres of rolling California golden hills and pastureland, our ranch stays provide guests with a scenic getaway on a real, working ranch.

The Log Cabin

Welcome to your own "Ponderosa."

Take a trip back in time with our true log cabin. This 2,100 square foot, 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath home is cozy and spacious, with views of the surrounding pastures and mountains. You'll enjoy sitting on the front porch, barbecuing in the backyard, and cozying up by the stone fireplace. You might even make a grass-fed friend!

3 bedrooms + Detached game room

The Log Cabin
2-night minimum stay
Sleeps 8
Central heat and A/C
Indoor fireplace
Game room with pool table
Gas bbq
Water filtration system
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The Ranch House

On a private hilltop
overlooking the ranch

The Ranch House boasts 4,300 square feet of living space plus a detached apartment, private pool, and pool house. With a wrap-around porch, 6 bedrooms, lush yard, indoor and outdoor fireplaces, and much more, the Ranch House is the perfect, peaceful escape from city life.

5 bedrooms + Detached apartment

2-night minimum stay
Sleeps 18 people
Indoor fireplace
Central heat and A/C
Outdoor bbq and fireplace
Water filtration system
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RV at the Bar SZ

Our private RV offers a quaint, comfortable, and peaceful escape from city life. Tucked away in a secluded area of our ranch, it overlooks our lush pastures and offers breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains and valleys.

Private RV Getaway

Experience our peacful ranch retreat

Set in its own secluded area on our ranch overlooking our pastures with surrounding mountains and valleys, our private RV is the perfect place for a quaint, comfortable, and peaceful escape from city life. It boasts electricity, heat, A/C, kitchen, bathroom, washer/dryer, its own private porch with grand views, and custom details throughout!

Private 1 bedroom

The Log Cabin
2-night minimum stay
Sleeps 2
Heat and A/C
Private deck
Washer and dryer
Fire pit
Water filtration system
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Camping at the Bar SZ

Amenities in our camp kitchen include drinking water in an Igloo cooler, wash sink (soap, sponge, and hand towels included), microwave, toaster oven, pop up toaster, two-burner propane cook top (propane included), pots and skillets, Weber charcoal grill (charcoal not provided), grilling utensils, two 5-cup coffee makers, french press, tables and chairs, cafe lighting, fire pit (firewood not included), toilets (porta potties), and trash and recycle bins.

Glamping Tents

Elevated tent camping

No need to BYOT (bring your own tent) when you choose our glamping option! Nestled in our Bar SZ Ranch campground, our glamping tents provide a perfect place to rest while visiting nearby Pinnacles National Park. Our campground features the peaceful, treelined San Benito River, which flows seasonally at certain times of the year.

We offer experiences like horseback riding, bb guns and archery, and animal feeding experiences to overnight guests in our glamping tents.

We do not provide showers at this time.

6 guests: 3 bunks + a futon*

2-night minimum stay
The Log Cabin
High-end hotel grade mattresses, fresh pillows and full sets of sheets
Two blankets + extra blankets upon request
Floor lamp and upright fan
Drinking water + non-potable water for dishwashing and hand washing
4-outlet power strip for electronics or additional fans (no portable AC units allowed)
Picnic tables, trash and recycle bins
Weber grill (no grilling tools, charcoal or lighting supplies)
Toilets (porta-potties)

*Pictures are of our actual tents but may not be reflective of the current bed setup listed above.

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Bring your own shelter

Our tent camping sites sit in our peaceful Bar SZ Ranch campground a few miles from Pinnacles National Park. The campground is located in a meadow on our larger 2,200 acres of beautiful rolling hills, creeks, pastures, and wildlife.

You must bring your own tent and camping supplies. We also allow RVs but do not provide hook-ups at this time.

Campers will need to bring their own propane grill (propane fires ONLY), grilling tools, charcoal, and lighting supplies. At this time, we do not provide showers, and guests will need to bring their own seating as well (no table provided).

Up to 6 campers per site

1-night minimum stay
Drinking water + non-potable water for dishwashing and hand washing
Toilets (porta-potties)
Trash and recycle bins

Tent and RV Camping

We have answers.

How long can I stay on the ranch?

Tent camping and RV guests may stay for just one night; all other accommodations require a minimum reservation of 2 nights (3 nights on holiday weekends). We allow a maximum stay of 5 nights for all accommodations.

Does my reservation include meals?

The Bar SZ Ranch does not provide any meals during your stay, and we do not have a restaurant or grocery store on site.

What should I bring?

Please bring your own food, as we do not have any food available on the ranch. We recommend bringing drinks and s'mores makings as well. Other items to pack are toiletries (we do provide shampoo, conditioner, body wash, and hand soap in each bathroom) flashlights, sunscreen, hats, bikes/helmets, games, tennis shoes or boots, jeans, multiple layers of clothes for the evenings, and anything else that may personalize your country experience. If you plan to gather with a large group in one house or barbecue outside, please bring paper plates and utensils. (All the provided utensils, plates, cups, blankets, pillows, chairs, and tables are not allowed outside our luxury guest homes and must stay inside each respective house.)

Is there a restaurant on the ranch?

We do not have a restaurant located on our property, but we hope you will enjoy grilling with your group at one of our accommodations. The nearest restaurant is in Tres Pinos, about 35 minutes from the ranch. The nearest town with amenities is Hollister, CA located about 45 minutes from the ranch. King City, CA is also about 35 minutes away.

Does the ranch provide drinking water?

Yes, we provide clean drinking water in each house. Our guest homes each have their own filtered water dispenser and can be refilled upon request by our staff.

What is provided in the houses?

Linens, towels, kitchen cookware, dishes, and utensils, fresh drinking water, liquid body soap, hand and dish soap, toilet paper, paper towels, trash bags, coffee grinder, coffee maker, salt/pepper, and cooking oil.

Does the ranch have free WiFi?

Yes, we provide wifi in the houses and in our event space area which is central to the property.

Is there cell service on the ranch?

Not all cell phone carriers cover the ranch. However, guests are able to make wifi calls, and guests with AT&T will get great service, as there is a tower nearby.

Is there AC and heating in the homes?

Yes, both houses have central AC and heat.

Do you provide pack 'n plays?

We have four pack 'n plays available upon request.

How far away is the nearest grocery store?

The nearest standard grocery stores are in King City or Hollister, about 35-45 minutes away from the ranch. There are also Costcos in Gilroy, San Luis Obispo, and Bakersfield.

Can I bring my dog?

Sorry, we do not allow any guest dogs or pets on the ranch.

Is smoking allowed?

Smoking is permitted outside of the houses in designated areas only; you may NOT walk around the ranch while smoking. Our designated areas are specifically located far from dry grass as well as far from the barn, riding arena, horses and other animals.
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