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Fun and retro rental conveniently close to Santa Barbara!
0.44 mi from city center
3.6/5 Good! (26 reviews)
Great place!
"I would recommend this place. It was cute and clean (minus a few ants here and there). Location is perfect - close to everything! I absolutely loved that I was able to park my car in the covered carport behind the place so I didn’t have to park on the street! But, It wasn’t the best for senior people ..."

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2022

Fun and retro rental conveniently close to Santa Barbara!
Steps from watching Sunsets in the Sand
0.43 mi from city center
4.8/5 Exceptional! (76 reviews)
Would definitely recommend this property.
"Great property, great location. Restaurants and beach close by. Good connections to other areas around Santa Barbara. Would love to return."

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2022

Steps from watching Sunsets in the Sand
Your Private Getaway In Carpinteria
3.11 mi from city center
4.9/5 Exceptional! (113 reviews)
Ahhh-mazing!!!!
"My family takes a trip each year the week of Thanksgiving. I do all of the planning. When I found this property…. I knew it was for us. Let me say it did not disappoint. Everything you could possibly need was available for guests. I highly recommend this awesome place to any & everyone. You will ..."

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2022

Your Private Getaway In Carpinteria

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New! Sea Lofts at Padaro Beach.  You won't get closer to the water.  Beach Loft.
5/5 Exceptional! (59 reviews)
An incredible spot.
"The location cannot be beat. You are right on the ocean and the room is spacious, very clean, and comfortable. Jeff was friendly and very available. Overall a great stay."

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2022

New! Sea Lofts at Padaro Beach. You won't get closer to the water. Beach Loft.
Sunset Shores 246 Steps to the Beach! Newly Renovated
0.48 mi from city center
4.7/5 Exceptional! (17 reviews)
Great cozy little studio by the beach
"Had everything that you need for a short trip. The detailed instructions made it pretty easy to self check in. It's barely a few steps from the beach."

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2022

Sunset Shores 246 Steps to the Beach! Newly Renovated
Affordable, end unit on courtyard in desirable La Cabaña! Steps From beach
4.7/5 Exceptional! (44 reviews)
Beach time
"Just down the street to the beach. Loved this town."

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2022

Affordable, end unit on courtyard in desirable La Cabaña! Steps From beach
Seaside Retreat @ Solimar Sands 2 BR NEWLY RENOVATED Condo Pool/Spa
4.9/5 Exceptional! (31 reviews)
Great location
"The condo looked freshly remodeled and everything was great. We would book it again. Thanks!"

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2022

Seaside Retreat @ Solimar Sands 2 BR NEWLY RENOVATED Condo Pool/Spa
Castillo Inn at the Beach
2.5 out of 5
22 Castillo St., Santa Barbara, CA, 93101
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $119 per night from Dec 12 to Dec 13
$119
per night
Dec 12 - Dec 13
10.06 mi from city center
4.6/5 Exceptional! (1,130 reviews)
"The Castillo Inn is located about half a mile from the pier and it's a very nice and roomy hotel. It was clean, there was free parking and we had no issues during our stay. We would definitely stay here again when we come back for a weekend trip to Santa Barbara."

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2022

Castillo Inn at the Beach
Avania Inn of Santa Barbara
2.5 out of 5
128 Castillo St, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101
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The price is $140 per night from Dec 8 to Dec 9
$140
per night
Dec 8 - Dec 9
10.13 mi from city center
4.2/5 Excellent! (806 reviews)
"We stayed here for 3 nights and were quite pleased. As mentioned when we booked, there were some common areas that were under renovation, but that didn’t impact our stay. The staff was very friendly and helpful. Parking was available and free. Breakfast in the morning was lovely, especially the fresh ..."

Reviewed on Nov 27, 2022

Avania Inn of Santa Barbara
Victorian Carpinteria Apartment < 1 Mi to Beach!
0.08 mi from city center
4.6/5 Wonderful! (39 reviews)
Great long weekend getaway!
"Had to reschedule twice due to family circumstances but was able to do so easily, and this trip was worth the wait. Short walk to the beach and local food and coffee. Fabulous restaurants between Carpenteria and Santa Barbara! Wine/brew and live music and just a great time connecting with ..."

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2022

Victorian Carpinteria Apartment < 1 Mi to Beach!
West Beach Inn, a Coast Hotel
3 out of 5
306 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101
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The price is $219 per night from Dec 13 to Dec 14
$219
per night
Dec 13 - Dec 14
9.97 mi from city center
4.6/5 Wonderful! (1,002 reviews)
"Attractive clean rooms great location across the street from the beach, clean warm pool and hot tub and nice continental breakfast"

Reviewed on Nov 28, 2022

West Beach Inn, a Coast Hotel
Cliff House Inn On The Ocean
3 out of 5
6602 Old Pacific Coast Hwy, Ventura, CA, 93001
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $168 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
$168
per night
Dec 6 - Dec 7
5.32 mi from city center
4.2/5 Very Good! (1,001 reviews)
Beautiful Location
"The view and the location were the primary reason for our stay and for sure neither of those disappointed. It really is a stunningly gorgeous spot. With that being said, the bed was really soft and not comfortable and the shower and bathroom left a lot to be desired. There was no controlling the ..."

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2022

Cliff House Inn On The Ocean
Casa Del Sol
2.5 out of 5
5585 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria, CA, 93013
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The price is $99 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
$99
per night
Dec 4 - Dec 5
0.68 mi from city center
3.4/5 (365 reviews)
Cute boutique costal hotel
"This was an adorable little hotel! Clean, and I appreciated the coffee and pastries for breakfast. Perfect for a quick stay near the coast."

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2022

Casa Del Sol
Sunset Shores corner condo steps to sand with all-season pool & hot tub
4.3/5 Excellent! (12 reviews)
Quaint apartment 1 block from the beach
"This is a quaint 1br apartment with enough space for 1 couple. We tried bringing our 6 yo and 2 yo and it was a bit too tight. The location is nice since the beach is a block away. Plus parking is gated."

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2022

Sunset Shores corner condo steps to sand with all-season pool & hot tub
Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn
3.5 out of 5
4558 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria, CA, 93013
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The price is $127 per night from Dec 18 to Dec 19
$127
per night
Dec 18 - Dec 19
0.47 mi from city center
4.1/5 Very Good! (1,000 reviews)
"A quick walk to Carpinteria beach! The courtyard was very quaint! No fans in bathroom so some mold on the ceiling"

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2022

Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn
Hotel Milo Santa Barbara
3.5 out of 5
202 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101
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The price is $170 per night from Jan 2 to Jan 3
$170
per night
Jan 2 - Jan 3
9.9 mi from city center
3.9/5 Very Good! (1,000 reviews)
"Across the street from the Beach and Pier. $30 Valet parking is the only option as street parking is permitted or hourly. Despite empty lots of Valet Only parking spaces, we had to park blocks away and move the car."

Reviewed on Nov 28, 2022

Hotel Milo Santa Barbara
Mar Monte Hotel, in The Unbound Collection by Hyatt
4 out of 5
1111 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103
Fully refundable
The price is $269 per night from Dec 5 to Dec 6
$269
per night
Dec 5 - Dec 6
8.73 mi from city center
3.9/5 Good! (345 reviews)
"Very clean and pleasant Enjoyed my stay!"

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2022

Mar Monte Hotel, in The Unbound Collection by Hyatt
Beachside Inn
3 out of 5
336 W. Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $159 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
$159
per night
Dec 4 - Dec 5
10.05 mi from city center
4.1/5 Very Good! (754 reviews)
"Perfect location. Clean, updated rooms. Nice staff. Late check out granted. Great coffee in the morning. Walk to Stearns Wharf, Brophy Bros, State Street, beach, etc."

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2022

Beachside Inn
Brisas del Mar, Inn at the Beach
3.5 out of 5
223 Castillo St, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $269 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
$269
per night
Dec 4 - Dec 5
10.2 mi from city center
4.7/5 Exceptional! (1,001 reviews)
"Great staff. Very welcoming and kind. A little attention to the hot tub and it will be perfect!"

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2022

Brisas del Mar, Inn at the Beach
Riviera Beach House
3.5 out of 5
121 State St, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $156 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
$156
per night
Dec 4 - Dec 5
9.9 mi from city center
4/5 Very Good! (643 reviews)
"Centrally located. Very nice location and great staff. Helped us with storing our bikes."

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2022

Riviera Beach House
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Number of reviews 9464
Accommodation 644 hotels
Lowest Price $99
Highest Price $269

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Carpinteria?

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carpinteria, an IHG Hotel is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This hotel offers free breakfast and an outdoor pool. Reviews from our site also recommend Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn and Motel 6 Carpinteria, CA - Santa Barbara - South as top options for your stay. See all available top hotels, or vacation rentals in Carpinteria.

What are some of the best vacation home rentals in Carpinteria?

Your Private Getaway In Carpinteria: Visitors like this Carpinteria vacation home rental. It is located in the mountains and has a fireplace, a patio, and a barbecue grill to put you at ease in your new surroundings. It has 3 bedrooms as well as a kitchen with a dishwasher, a fridge, and a stovetop, so you can cook with friends or family. It offers a garden, a selection of games, and a hot tub so you can immerse yourself in your vacation. Other favorite homes for rent in Carpinteria are Spacious newer home within walking distance of secluded beaches and polo fields. and Padaro Sands Spectacular Oceanfront 2 BR Home/Jacuzzi. See all vacation rentals in Carpinteria.

What top hotels in Carpinteria are known for their enhanced cleaning?

Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn is a 3.5-star hotel offering property cleaning with disinfectant, linens washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F, and contactless check-out. If you're looking for a wallet-friendly option, Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carpinteria, an IHG Hotel is a 2.5-star hotel in Carpinteria that offers enhanced cleaning measures. And for a luxurious stay, consider Hotel Californian, a 5-star hotel that provides enhanced cleaning and is located within 10 miles of Carpinteria. For more options to choose from, browse all hotels in Carpinteria with enhanced sanitizing practices.

If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Carpinteria, will I receive a refund?

Yes! Most hotel bookings are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the accommodation's cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of check in. If you have a reservation that's non-refundable, it might still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Filter your search by fully refundable to find flexible hotel deals in Carpinteria.

Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Carpinteria?

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What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Carpinteria?

Based on reviews, Motel 6 Carpinteria, CA - Santa Barbara - North is a popular 2-star property for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good options to stay on the cheap include Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn and Motel 6 Carpinteria, CA - Santa Barbara - South. View all budget hotels in Carpinteria.

What's the best place to stay for a family vacation in Carpinteria?

Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn is a top 3.5-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and a restaurant. Other good choices to stay with the kids include Motel 6 Carpinteria, CA - Santa Barbara - North and Casa Del Sol. Attractions in the area like Santa Barbara Zoo and Santa Barbara Maritime Museum are also fun for kids of all ages. Find more child-friendly accommodations in Carpinteria.

What's the best accommodation for a romantic getaway to Carpinteria?

Motel 6 Carpinteria, CA - Santa Barbara - South is a favorite property for couples, and features LCD TVs and free WiFi. See all romantic hotels in Carpinteria.

What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Carpinteria?

Motel 6 Carpinteria, CA - Santa Barbara - North is a top property for people traveling with their pets, and offers laundry facilities and free WiFi for its human guests. Other good choices for you and your pet include Motel 6 Carpinteria, CA - Santa Barbara - South and Casa Del Sol. See more pet-friendly hotel accommodations in Carpinteria.

Where is the best hotel to stay close to Carpinteria State Beach?

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carpinteria, an IHG Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this hotel offers free breakfast and an outdoor pool. It's located just a short 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Carpinteria State Beach. Other good options within a short distance include Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn and Motel 6 Carpinteria, CA - Santa Barbara - South.

What about the best place to stay near Rincon Beach Park?

One of the top choices for your stay is Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carpinteria, an IHG Hotel, located 2 mi (3.1 km) from Rincon Beach Park, and this hotel offers free breakfast and an outdoor pool. Motel 6 Carpinteria, CA - Santa Barbara - South and Cliff House Inn On The Ocean are a couple of other good options within a few miles.

What's the best place to stay near the beach in Carpinteria?

Sandyland Shores- Carpinteria is a top 3.5-star beach hotel offering in-room kitchens and an outdoor pool, located within a short 2-minute walk of Carpinteria State Beach. Other good options for your beach trip include Motel 6 Carpinteria, CA - Santa Barbara - South and Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carpinteria, an IHG Hotel. See more stays near the beach in Carpinteria.

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