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The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara
5 out of 5
8301 Hollister Avenue, Goleta, CA
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The price is $829 per night from Oct 31 to Oct 31
4.3/5 Excellent! (995 reviews)
"The hotel is right by the ocean and the property is beautiful!"

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2021

The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara
Rosewood Miramar Beach
5 out of 5
1759 South Jameson Lane, Montecito, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $1,405 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 1
4.7/5 Exceptional! (182 reviews)
"Beautiful hotel and great amenities including the beach and adult pool. Comfortable room with great bed and excellent service."

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2021

Rosewood Miramar Beach
Ojai Valley Inn
5 out of 5
905 Country Club Rd, Ojai, CA
The price is $619 per night from Oct 31 to Oct 31
4.7/5 Exceptional! (993 reviews)
"Beautiful grounds, helpful staff, wonderful spa"

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2021

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El Encanto, A Belmond Hotel, Santa Barbara
5 out of 5
800 Alvarado Place, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $795 per night from Nov 8 to Nov 8
4.7/5 Exceptional! (416 reviews)
"A lovely Hotel, secluded, quiet, romantic and peaceful. A beautiful property with old school charm. Good food. Outstanding staff at every level. It’s reputation precedes it. Birthday getaway truly enjoyed."

Reviewed on Sep 19, 2021

El Encanto, A Belmond Hotel, Santa Barbara
Hotel Californian
5 out of 5
36 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $713 per night from Oct 31 to Oct 31
4.6/5 Exceptional! (663 reviews)
"Room was always kept clean and the surrounding area is so fun for wine tasting, breweries, restaurants and beach fun"

Reviewed on Sep 26, 2021

Hotel Californian
Simpson House Inn
5 out of 5
121 East Arrellaga Street, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $309 per night from Oct 31 to Oct 31
4.9/5 Exceptional! (394 reviews)
"Lovely places to sit in the garden."

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2021

Simpson House Inn
Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara
5 out of 5
1260 Channel Dr, Santa Barbara, CA
4.6/5 Exceptional! (658 reviews)
"we had an unfortunate experience with insects. property was neautiful as usual and staff was very acomodating."

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

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