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Arlington View Chic Studio Apartment in Downtown Santa Barbara!
Rosewood Miramar Beach
5 out of 5
1759 South Jameson Lane, Montecito, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $806 per night from Nov 9 to Nov 10
4.7/5Exceptional! (143 reviews)

"This property is exceptionally clean, beautiful and private. The pool and beach were very kid friendly, as were all of the resturaunts."…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2020

Rosewood Miramar Beach
Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn
3.5 out of 5
4558 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria, CA
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The price is $97 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
4.2/5Very Good! (1,158 reviews)

"Best Western Plus in Carpinteria is a nice facility with pleasant staff. Once the construction adjacent to this location is complete it will be even better. Fair price in a nice location!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2020

Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn

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130wfigu 2 Bedroom Home
3.5 out of 5
130 W Figueroa St, Santa Barbara, CA
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Brisas del Mar, Inn at the Beach
3 out of 5
223 Castillo St, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $161 per night from Nov 24 to Nov 25
4.6/5Wonderful! (982 reviews)

"Fantastic hotel. Close to marina, gym, pool, jacuzzi, soft water, bottle of champagne in the room, yummy bag of breakfast food in fridge, free bike rental."…"

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2020

Brisas del Mar, Inn at the Beach
Cliff House Inn On The Ocean
3 out of 5
6602 Old Pacific Coast Hwy, Ventura, CA
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The price is $158 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
4.2/5Very Good! (960 reviews)

"The view is absolutely stunning. The hotel is a little older, but maintained well. The restaurant was amazing, great food and great service. I would definitely stay here again."…"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

Cliff House Inn On The Ocean
Inn By The Harbor
2.5 out of 5
433 W Montecito St, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $135 per night from Nov 23 to Nov 24
4.3/5Excellent! (946 reviews)

"This property makes sure you DO HAVE BREAKFAST. They provide a brown bag filled with breakfast on the go goodies. They also give you a sheet filled with additional breakfast options. This property welcomes you with a nice chilled bottle of Brute or sparkling cider. There’s a little silver plague ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2020

Inn By The Harbor
The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara
5 out of 5
8301 Hollister Avenue, Goleta, CA
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The price is $349 per night from Nov 2 to Nov 3
4.3/5Excellent! (974 reviews)

"Beautiful properly with wonderful and attentive staff."…"

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2020

The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara
Hampton Inn Santa Barbara/Goleta
2.5 out of 5
5665 Hollister Ave, Goleta, CA
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The price is $127 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
4.3/5Excellent! (932 reviews)

"Nice hotel friendly receptionist. Clean and organized just parking at night it’s hard to find"…"

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2020

Hampton Inn Santa Barbara/Goleta
Pacifica Suites
3.5 out of 5
5490 Hollister Ave, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $129 per night from Nov 23 to Nov 24
4.3/5Excellent! (951 reviews)

"pool back open, desk so welcoming, room great as ever! thanks a ton!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2020

Pacifica Suites
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Downtown, Santa Barbara Hotel Information

Top Downtown Santa Barbara Accommodations

Downtown Santa Barbara is a much-loved neighborhood of Santa Barbara, an important destination in United States of America. From Downtown Santa Barbara, the buzz of downtown Santa Barbara can be found 0.6 miles to the south.

Santa Barbara possesses numerous fine visitor attractions including the Mission Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County Courthouse and Presidio Santa Barbara.

The Belmond El Encanto and Kimpton Canary Hotel are located close to El Capitan Lake, and the Simpson House Inn and The Fess Parker Santa Barbara - DoubleTree by Hilton Resort are near Cabrillo Bikeway.

You'll find a range of accommodation styles in the Downtown Santa Barbara area. Travelers who are on a budget should check out The Presidio and Fiesta Inn and Suites.

One of Downtown Santa Barbara's nicer establishments is the charming Spanish Garden Inn.

Accommodation options near Downtown Santa Barbara

If you have no luck finding accommodation that suits in Downtown Santa Barbara accommodation, you can explore the hotels in Historic Downtown Santa Barbara, a suburb that is situated 0.5 miles south of central Downtown Santa Barbara. Expedia's Santa Barbara hotels guide is another useful guide for finding hotels near Downtown Santa Barbara. Santa Barbara is also in Santa Barbara.

At Expedia, we want your time in Santa Barbara to be as rich and rewarding as it can be. Our Santa Barbara vacation travel guide and Santa Barbara hotels page are the perfect places to discover more about this exciting destination!

Santa Barbara Channel is pure bliss for all photographers. If you're willing to take the time, you'll get the perfect photo of a stunning seabird taking flight. The Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara and Villa Rosa Inn are two hotel options you should consider if you're interested in staying close to this attraction. The Brisas del Mar, Inn at the Beach and Inn By The Harbor are fairly close by, so you won't find an excuse to not head to this spot.

The Downtown Santa Barbara area has a few treasures for all you foodies out there. Coffee addicts will want to try the aromatic brew and tasty sweets at The French Press. As the clock ticks and dinner time draws near, make your way to local eatery Lemon Tree Inn.

Frequently asked questions

What's it like in Downtown?
Travelers love the Downtown neighborhood for its beautiful beaches, array of dining options, and major shopping area. Looking for sights you might find in a travel guide about Downtown? Consider a visit to Santa Barbara County Courthouse while you’re in the neighborhood.
Where is the best place to stay in Downtown?
Based on our traveler data, Kimpton Canary Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay in Downtown. This 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. It is located a short 7-minute walk from Santa Barbara County Courthouse. Other good choices for your stay in the area include The Annex, Location! Location! Location! and Arlington View Chic Studio Apartment in Downtown Santa Barbara!.
How many hotels are there in Downtown?
Expedia has 9 Downtown hotels and other accommodations, and one might make a good home base for venturing out into the greater Santa Barbara area.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Downtown, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel room reservations are fully refundable if cancelled before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your check-in date. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might be able to still cancel and get a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to get the top deals on offer in Downtown.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Downtown?
For more information about picking new dates or cancelling your trip to Downtown, head over to our customer service page.
What can I see and do in this Santa Barbara neighborhood?
Santa Barbara County Courthouse, Presidio Santa Barbara, and Hill-Carrillo Adobe are some local landmarks to explore in Downtown. As you’re discovering the neighborhood, Lobero Theater and Arlington Theater are some other places worth a visit. Don’t miss favorite places to visit in the surrounding area, such as Santa Barbara Bowl, Stearns Wharf, and Santa Barbara Zoo. While you’re out sightseeing in Santa Barbara, be sure to visit other sights like Upper State Street or La Arcada.

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