Cultivated since the turn of the century as a winter respite for Danish Midwesterners, this colony's food, music, art and architecture continue to draw European royalty, ambassadors and vacationers to Solvang hotels. Hotels in Solvang also boast the 19th mission of the California Chain. The Vintage Motorcycle museum near hotels in Solvang houses a 1910-to-now collection. The Kronborg Inn provides bargain hotel Solvang accommodations, while the Mirabelle Inn & Restaurant reserves deluxe Solvang hotel rooms.
Solvang hotels look to several convention centers like the Solvang Festival Theater, local wineries, and Chumash Casino Resort in Santa Ynez to host special events, such as tours by Gabriel Iglesias, Seal and Macy Gray.
Mortensen's Danish Bakery offers a variety of cinnamon rolls to guests of hotels in Solvang. Ingeborg's Danish Chocolates is known for numerous truffle fillings and shells. Root 246 features braised lamb shoulder with spring garlic and wild watercress tangerine salad.
History buffs can stroll to the edge of hotels Solvang and enjoy self-guided tours through still-functioning Mission Santa Ines and its gardens, built in 1804 by converted Chumash.
Atterdag Village Serendipity Shoppe intrigues shoppers from hotel Solvang with vintage house wares and fashions. Its proceeds benefit indigent patients at the Recovery Residence of Solvang Lutheran Home.
Solvang hotel travelers wanting to burn off dinner can rent bicycles, surreys, strollers and wagons at Wheel Fun or shoot 18 holes at La Purisma and Alisal's River Course.