Santa Barbara Hotels

    45 Hotels Found
    1. Bacara Resort & Spa
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Beachfront
      • Business
      • Kid-Friendly
      • Luxury
      • Resort
      • Romantic
      Bacara Resort & Spa is a luxury spa resort on the California coast, about a 20-minute drive from downtown Santa Barbara. The 358 rooms and suites here feature detailed decor (some with fireplaces) and come with balconies or terraces, many with views out on the ocean. There's also a huge spa, on-site…
    2. El Capitan Canyon
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Kid-Friendly
      • Romantic
      • Value
      Twenty miles north of Santa Barbara, situated on 300 acres of canyon wilderness, El Capitan Canyon offers a camping, or "glamping," experience with enough modern conveniences to satisfy travelers who would rather just semi-rough it. Guests stay in cabins, tents, or yurts; only cabins have en-suite a…
    3. Hotel Milo Santa Barbara
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Beachfront
      • Boutique
      • Kid-Friendly
      Located directly across the street from the ocean, Hotel Milo Santa Barbara is a cute beachside property ideally located minutes from downtown. The Spanish-style exterior is right at home among the area's palm trees and beach, while the rooms are more simple and modern (though some are extremely or…
    4. San Ysidro Ranch, a Ty Warner Property
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Boutique
      • Luxury
      • Resort
      • Romantic
      Although San Ysidro Ranch was not directly impacted by December 2017 wildfires in the region, the property is temporarily closed to perform extensive cleaning to ensure the health and safety of staff and guests. We will update our review as soon as the property reopens. San Ysidro Ranch is one of in…
    5. Belmond El Encanto
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Historic
      • Luxury
      • Romantic
      El Encanto is a gorgeous historic landmark in the hills overlooking Santa Barbara and the ocean beyond. It underwent a long, expensive renovation that preserved its character while adding modern perks to luxury bungalows, like automatic espresso machines and bathrooms with heated floors. The spa is…
    6. Santa Barbara Inn
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Beachfront
      • Boutique
      • Romantic
      The four-pearl Santa Barbara Inn is an impressive boutique hotel that reopened in mid-2016 after a complete overhaul. It’s located across the street from East Beach and within a short drive of downtown Santa Barbara. Highlights include an upscale Italian restaurant with ocean views, heated outdoor a…
    7. Marina Beach Motel
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Bed and Breakfast/Inn
      • Romantic
      • Value
      The Marina Beach Motel is a mid-range hotel with a convenient location and affordable, modern rooms that tend to fill up fast. The hotel's location near both the park and the beach puts it within quick walking distance of many downtown attractions and dining options. The rooms are small, but were in…
    8. Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Beachfront
      • Kid-Friendly
      • Romantic
      The 171-room Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara is an upper-middle-range hotel that sits across from the ocean in a collection of historic, Spanish colonial-style buildings with white stucco walls and red tile roofs. It’s located around two miles from the main tourist attractions in Santa Barbara. Rooms a…
    9. Canary, a Kimpton Hotel
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Boutique
      • Business
      • Kid-Friendly
      • Luxury
      • Romantic
      The 97-room Canary, a Kimpton Hotel is an upscale boutique property occupying a central Santa Barbara location off of State Street. Mediterranean style mixes with a cool California aesthetic in these stylish interiors, and rooms have four-poster beds, bathrooms with beautiful Spanish tile, and Wi-Fi…
    10. Castillo Inn at the Beach
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Beachfront
      • Boutique
      • Kid-Friendly
      • Romantic
      • Value
      While not directly on the beach, this budget-friendly, motel-style property is located about a block away from the marina at Santa Barbara Harbor. It’s close to Stearns Warf, a popular tourist attraction with lots of shopping and dining options. There are few on-site features, but guests can park in…
    11. Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Business
      • Kid-Friendly
      • Luxury
      • Romantic
      The Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara is a 207-room, five-star luxury property that lives up to the Four Seasons brand expectations in terms of location, amenities, and style. The relaxed elegance of the 1920s-era Spanish Colonial architecture and beautifully landscaped grounds give the…
    12. Spanish Garden Inn
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Bed and Breakfast/Inn
      • Boutique
      • Luxury
      • Romantic
      The 23-room Spanish Garden Inn is a charming upscale boutique property housed in a lovely Spanish-style building with atmospheric Mediterranean interiors to match. Lovely rooms and suites feature exposed wood beams against white walls and ceilings, as well as gas fireplaces and private balconies or…
    13. Harbor House Inn
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Boutique
      • Romantic
      Harbor House Inn looks like something out of a Disney fairytale: Charming and quaint, this 17-room bed and breakfast-style inn sits in a quiet residential area just minutes from West Beach. All rooms are decked with antique furnishings and unique decor. Some studios are more modern, with big sleigh…
    14. Inn At East Beach
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Beachfront
      • Boutique
      • Kid-Friendly
      • Romantic
      • Value
      The exterior of the two-story, 33-room Inn at East Beach appears outdated and somewhat unappealing, but the inside is modern, clean, and well-maintained. Some of the beach-y, attractive rooms at this budget-friendly property -- billed as a "boutique motel" -- have full-size kitchens. Just note that…
    15. The Upham Hotel & Country House
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Bed and Breakfast/Inn
      • Boutique
      • Historic
      • Romantic
      The Upham Hotel & Country House is the oldest continuously operating hotel in Southern California. It's actually two sister properties: the boutique Upham comprised of small bungalows and elegant cottages surrounded by green space, and the Country House, a restored Victorian building that operates a…
    16. The Eagle Inn
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Boutique
      • Romantic
      Three-pearl Eagle Inn is a family-run bed-and-breakfast located in a central Santa Barbara residential neighborhood that's close to the waterfront. Decor inside the Spanish Colonial home is modern, but stays true to the architectural style. Its 21 guest rooms -- which include eight free-standing -…
    17. Inn on Summer Hill
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Beachfront
      • Boutique
      • Business
      • Romantic
      Inn on Summer Hill is a charming beachside bed and breakfast located in the coastal village of Summerland. From the outside, the inn resembles a typical beach home with shaker siding and white decks overlooking the Pacific Ocean. The interior is more country than beachy, with wood-paneled walls or a…
    18. West Beach Inn
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Kid-Friendly
      • Romantic
      The three-pearl West Beach Inn is about as close as you can get to the harbor and the beach in Santa Barbara, and rates here are at a premium as a result. Its 46 contemporary guest rooms have work tables, and some upgraded rooms have private balconies with harbor views. They'll all well-equipped, is…
    19. Villa Rosa Inn
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Bed and Breakfast/Inn
      • Boutique
      • Historic
      • Romantic
      The three-pearl Villa Rosa Inn is a two-minute walk from East Beach in Santa Barbara. The 18 rooms are housed in a historical Spanish Colonial building, and are spacious and comfortable with a homey (but dated) decor, flat-screen TVs, and free Wi-Fi. All units lack air-conditioning, coffeemakers, or…
    20. Best Western Beachside Inn
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Beachfront
      • Romantic
      • Value
      Located between a public park and Stearns Wharf, the Best Western Beachside Inn is a lower-mid-range chain hotel ideally located for those looking to spend time along Santa Barbara's waterfront. The beach is within easy walking distance, and restaurants abound in both directions. The area can be and…
    21. Cabrillo Inn at the Beach
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Beachfront
      • Kid-Friendly
      • Value
      Location is the biggest selling point of the lower-middle-range Cabrillo Inn at the Beach. This classic 1940s, motor court-style property is just across the street from a gorgeous stretch of Santa Barbara beach. The outdoor pool and sundeck have great ocean views, and free parking, Wi-Fi, and adds…
    22. Lemon Tree Inn
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Bed and Breakfast/Inn
      • Value
      Built in 1960, the 96-room Lemon Tree Inn is a mid-range motel-style property with a retro vibe and some modern updates. Most of the spacious rooms have furnished balconies or patios and surround a beautifully landscaped courtyard with a large pool and hot tub. Rooms are basic and functional; walls…
    23. Hotel Santa Barbara
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Boutique
      • Business
      • Historic
      • Kid-Friendly
      • Romantic
      The 75-room Hotel Santa Barbara is a historic mid-range property centrally located right on Santa Barbara's famous State Street, known as a popular destination for shopping, dining, and nightlife. Charming historic details are met with modern comforts, and tasteful, if small, soft-hued rooms feature…
    24. Mason Beach Inn
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Bed and Breakfast/Inn
      • Kid-Friendly
      • Value
      Located on a tree-lined street in a quiet residential area that's just a five-minute walk from the beach, Mason Beach Inn is a mid-range family-owned property. The 45 guest rooms and three suites are housed in Spanish-style villas, and though guest rooms were renovated in 2015, the decor is drab. is…
    25. Sandpiper Lodge
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Value
      The 74-room Sandpiper Lodge is a two-pearl budget motel with reasonable rates for Santa Barbara. There are a variety of room configurations available, including apartments with kitchens. Amenities include a large heated outdoor pool with a hot tub, a small carpeted gym, and a free continental This a…
    26. Simpson House Inn
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Boutique
      • Historic
      • Luxury
      • Romantic
      The quaint and upscale Simpson House Inn resides in a quiet residential area in an old Victorian home, originally built in 1872. This lovely bed and breakfast features two wrap-around porches on two levels, with wicker chairs overlooking the expansive lush property. The grounds are well maintained a…
    27. La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Kid-Friendly
      • Value
      This mid-range, 70-room hotel is reminiscent of another era. The exterior is a true example of 1960s architecture and design, but the interiors, having undergone a complete renovation in 2014, are far from outdated. With its retro vibe and sleek interiors, as well as bright guest rooms with Keurig &…
    28. Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Business
      • Historic
      • Romantic
      The mid-range Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara occupies a prime downtown spot that’s been a hotel since 1916. Less than a block from bustling State Street, the hotel is a good base for leisure and business travelers alike. The lobby and terrace have colorful tilework and terra-cotta floors, and the…
    29. Cheshire Cat Inn
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Bed and Breakfast/Inn
      • Historic
      • Romantic
      This elegant inn is named for the owner’s home county in England and is lightly themed around the Cheshire Cat from Lewis Carroll’s "Alice in Wonderland." It has 18 charming rooms, suites, and cottages in a group of mostly historic buildings lining a quiet street off Santa Barbara’s main strip, of a…
    30. Ramada Limited Santa Barbara
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Business
      • Kid-Friendly
      • Romantic
      • Value
      This 126-room budget-friendly chain hotel draws business travelers and families with its relaxing outside space and its location within a 10-minute drive of both the airport and downtown Santa Barbara. The swimming pool and adjacent koi pond, a relaxing spot to view ducks and turtles, are All room…
    31. The Sandman Inn
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Kid-Friendly
      • Value
      The Sandman Inn, a value hotel with a '50s-style breakfast area and 112 modern rooms, also has two outdoor heated pools and a big hot tub. It has a large breakfast selection, and is a good family-friendly budget pick, but be aware that it’s a 10-minute drive from downtown Santa Barbara, making a car…
    32. Rose Garden Inn
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Kid-Friendly
      • Romantic
      • Value
      As far as motels go, the lower-middle-range Rose Garden Inn is a solid option, with a decent location 10 minutes from downtown Santa Barbara and rates that are considerably more affordable than other hotels in the area. However, the lower prices translate to fewer frills. Though rooms are clean and…
    33. Sunset Motel
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Value
      The two-pearl Sunset Motel offers comfortable accommodations within a short drive of downtown Santa Barbara. The older, motel-style property has 17 well-equipped guest rooms with pleasant decor. All units contain large flat-screen TVs, coffeemakers, microwaves, and mini-fridges. Bathrooms have that…
    34. Agave Inn
      Santa Barbara, California, United States
      • Boutique
      • Value
      The Agave Inn is small roadside motel that's had a hip makeover, which turned its basic rooms into fun crash pads with iPod docks, Mexican blankets, and Lucite chairs. Wi-Fi and a simple grab-and-go continental breakfast are free, but there is nowhere to sit and eat, nor are there any other to speak…
    35. Orange Tree Inn
    36. Bath Street Inn
    37. The Secret Garden Inn
    38. Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara
    39. Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Beach
    40. AutoCamp Santa Barbara
    41. Avania Inn of Santa Barbara
    42. Quality Inn Santa Barbara
    43. Presidio Motel
    44. Motel 6 Santa Barbara - State Street
    45. Oasis Inn & Suites

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