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Featured Santa Barbara 5 Star Hotels

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Hotel Californian

Hotel Californian

36 State Street, Santa Barbara
5.0 out of 5.0
4.8 out of 5 (8 reviews)
Amazing location, service, and roomsFive star all the way! From the moment you arrive to the moment you depart the staff at Hotel Californian do an amazing job. The room is well appointed and the location is amazing. They do everything to make your time spent there a great one. Definitely recommend.
  Oct 16, 2017

$339

$339
Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara

Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara

1260 Channel Dr, Santa Barbara
5.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (205 reviews)
My Family of Seven Had an Amazing Weekend!We had the Jungle Junior Suite w/a pool view (Rm448). Great room location to the self parking and tennis courts. Also, simple walk to the Olympic pool/club & beach across the street. We felt like we were in Maui. These huge estate was so lush and green. The Ty Lounge was a cool place to eat/drink ...
  Aug 25, 2017

$545

$545
Ojai Valley Inn And Spa

Ojai Valley Inn And Spa

905 Country Club Rd, Ojai
5.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (265 reviews)
Great spaOjai was one of the nicest experiences I’ve had at a spa and the adjoining town was great. Room was beautiful overlooking the golf course, room was spacious, facilities were great
  Oct 13, 2017

$349

$349
The Bacara Ritz-Carlton, Santa Barbara

The Bacara Ritz-Carlton, Santa Barbara

8301 Hollister Ave, Goleta
5.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (270 reviews)
Beautiful Hotel on the BeachLuxurious hotel near Santa Barbara beach, attention to every detail great hospitality from the staff
  Oct 5, 2017

$475

$475
Simpson House Inn

Simpson House Inn

121 East Arrellaga Street, Santa Barbara
5.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (69 reviews)
A quiet haven within walking distance of everywherA thoroughly enjoyable stay. Great staff, wonderful attention to detail all provided great memories
  Oct 14, 2017

$322

$322
Belmond El Encanto

Belmond El Encanto

800 Alvarado Place, Santa Barbara
5.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (96 reviews)
Lovely Experience Spent a few nights this week at the hotel.  Lovely staff, wonderful grounds, great room, and excellent service from the hotel, spa, and restaurant staff.   I travel to Santa Barbara regularly and will stay here again without a doubt.
  Sep 22, 2017

$404

$404
San Ysidro Ranch

San Ysidro Ranch

900 San Ysidro Lane, Santa Barbara
5.0 out of 5.0
4.9 out of 5 (21 reviews)
A prime example of how to run the perfect 5 star hotel. Definitely an oasis in today’s mediocre hotel world.
  Oct 18, 2017

$745

$745
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Why not demand the best on your trip to Santa Barbara? After all, you love the finer things in life, both at home and when you book a getaway. You'll join the multitudes of vacationers who have made Santa Barbara so popular in the last year. As you might have known, this is one of the Top 100 locations in Expedia's portfolio! Furthermore, you'll find that these hotels are kept in fantastic condition and provide a fine place to lay your head at night. Our 5-star hotels in Santa Barbara are the perfect places to relax in during your next escape. You deserve the great vacation you're dreaming about.

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Don't be afraid to be pampered during your trip, along with pristine rooms. Exceptional customer care, granite-tiled bathrooms, and rejuvenating spa offerings are all on offer. Our numerous hotels in the area will ensure you find the perfect space to kick back after a long day. Besides that, you'll find that these hotels are kept in fantastic condition and provide a fine place to kick back after your daily adventures. What creature comforts do you want in your lodging? 24-hour room service, so you can order that chocolate soufflé© in the wee hours of the morning? A mud wrap treatment that will leave you feeling like a million bucks? Butler services? No matter what you want on a perfect getaway, you're bound to find it here. Want to see for yourself? Then explore the 1,919 reviews various guests have left on Expedia and get to know these places.

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