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Santa Barbara 4BR 2BA, Pool, Hot Tub, Beaches,Wineries, Sleep 9+, Best Value!
The price is $550 per night from Sep 23 to Sep 23
1.2 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (93 reviews)
Great place for golfers to play Sandpiper & Glen Annie
"4 of us stayed there, all older male adults. We each had a bedroom. Perfect for playing golf at Sandpiper & Glen Annie, just a short drive from the house. The Jacuzzi was great to get into after golf."

Reviewed on Sep 19, 2021

Santa Barbara 4BR 2BA, Pool, Hot Tub, Beaches,Wineries, Sleep 9+, Best Value!
The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara
5 out of 5
8301 Hollister Avenue, Goleta, CA
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $879 per night from Sep 23 to Sep 23
5.26 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (992 reviews)
"Great property and service at the Pool."

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2021

The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara
Beautiful Remodeled home
3.01 mi from city center
4.6/5Exceptional! (19 reviews)
Great for groups
"This is the perfect location/property for groups. Easy access to everything in Santa Barbara and Goleta. The house has tons of space with the four bedrooms and two living areas. Kitchen is well equipped with all your needs. Host communication was excellent. Definitely recommend this property!"

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2021

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Flying Flags RV Resort & Campground
3 out of 5
180 Avenue of Flags, Buellton, CA
The price is $119 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 27
24.1 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (436 reviews)
"We Love Flying Flags and try to return as often as we can!!"

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2021

Flying Flags RV Resort & Campground
3  room  on  house close  to  the  Ocean  Hiking UCSB
Kimpton Goodland, an IHG Hotel
4 out of 5
5650 Calle Real, Goleta, CA
The price is $268 per night from Oct 11 to Oct 11
0.52 mi from city center
3.9/5Good! (973 reviews)
"Good area. Staff friendly and room clean."

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2021

Kimpton Goodland, an IHG Hotel
Hyatt Place Santa Barbara
3.5 out of 5
4111 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA
The price is $186 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 29
3.86 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (440 reviews)
"Pet friendly"

Reviewed on Sep 19, 2021

Hyatt Place Santa Barbara
Best Western Plus South Coast Inn
2.5 out of 5
5620 Calle Real, Goleta, CA
The price is $183 per night from Oct 3 to Oct 3
0.58 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (962 reviews)
"Nice hotel with beautiful yard."

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2021

Best Western Plus South Coast Inn
Best Western Plus Santa Barbara
3.5 out of 5
2220 Bath Street, Santa Barbara, CA
The price is $239 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 26
6.09 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (973 reviews)
"Great staff."

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2021

Best Western Plus Santa Barbara
Hotel Milo Santa Barbara
3.5 out of 5
202 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA
The price is $231 per night from Oct 18 to Oct 18
7.95 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (969 reviews)
"Great location. Comfortable room, but floor was a little "dusty". Staff was super nice. When we needed extra towels, etc, they brought them right away. Loved the tables outside, and enjoyed the fire pits in the evenings. We'd stay there again."

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2021

Hotel Milo Santa Barbara
Mar Monte Hotel, in The Unbound Collection by Hyatt
4 out of 5
1111 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, CA
The price is $319 per night from Sep 23 to Sep 23
9.08 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (159 reviews)
"Nice vintage hotel but for the price I would have stayed at the hotel located right beside this one as they had balconies and similar price point. There was also a charge on my credit card that the hotel front desk wasn’t not able to explain to me…I’ll have to check my credit card statements and ..."

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2021

Mar Monte Hotel, in The Unbound Collection by Hyatt
Walk to Beach, Sleeps 5 to 6, Santa Barbara/Goleta
2.67 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (9 reviews)
Comfortable and easy
"Joanne's apartment was exactly as advertised and suited our family of four perfectly. We were in town to tour UCSB and to enjoy Santa Barbara and the beach and this was an excellent location for all of that."

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2021

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Walk to Beach, Sleeps 5 to 6, Santa Barbara/Goleta
Wine Valley Inn
3 out of 5
1564 Copenhagen Dr, Solvang, CA
The price is $149 per night from Oct 5 to Oct 5
21.03 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (1,372 reviews)
"Quiet, clean, good breakfast"

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2021

Wine Valley Inn
Vinland Hotel and Lounge
3.5 out of 5
1455 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA
The price is $127 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 28
21.2 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (495 reviews)
"The staff was very friendly and helpful. The rooms very clean and comfortable."

Reviewed on Sep 19, 2021

Vinland Hotel and Lounge
Avania Inn of Santa Barbara
2.5 out of 5
128 Castillo St, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $157 per night from Sep 30 to Sep 30
7.74 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (413 reviews)
"Great breakfast & excellent staff"

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2021

Avania Inn of Santa Barbara
Hotel Corque
4 out of 5
400 Alisal Rd., Solvang, CA
The price is $118 per night from Oct 19 to Oct 19
20.78 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,892 reviews)
"N/A"

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2021

Hotel Corque
Super 8 by Wyndham Santa Barbara/Goleta
2 out of 5
6021 Hollister Ave, Goleta, CA
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The price is $118 per night from Oct 17 to Oct 17
0.17 mi from city center
3.5/5Good! (951 reviews)
"convenient"

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2021

Super 8 by Wyndham Santa Barbara/Goleta
Sideways Inn
3 out of 5
114 E Highway 246, Buellton, CA
The price is $119 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 26
23.99 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,767 reviews)
"Great location, friendly staff, clean."

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2021

Sideways Inn
Inn By The Harbor
3.5 out of 5
433 W Montecito St, Santa Barbara, CA
The price is $239 per night from Sep 23 to Sep 23
7.59 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (926 reviews)
"Staff were very friendly and helpful. Staff were able to quickly meet requests. Definitely enjoy that it is quiet and the pool is very full."

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2021

Inn By The Harbor
Chumash Casino Resort
4 out of 5
3400 East Highway 246, Santa Ynez, CA
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The price is $122 per night from Oct 13 to Oct 13
19 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,723 reviews)
"i was surprised that the food court closes but was happy with your conveniet stores. great selections"

Reviewed on Sep 19, 2021

Chumash Casino Resort
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Visiting Goleta

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Goleta, and visitors give high marks for the beaches and top-notch restaurants. This city also attracts tourists with its sporting events, shopping, and cafés. Around the area, top sights include Mission Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County Courthouse, and Presidio Santa Barbara.

  • You'll find 356 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Santa Barbara
  • The closest major airport is in Santa Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal), 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Santa Ynez, CA (SQA), 18.4 mi (29.6 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Goleta

The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the beaches and these places to visit: Coal Oil Point Reserve, Goleta Butterfly Grove, and El Capitan State Beach. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Center for Urban Agriculture at Fairview Gardens and South Coast Railroad Museum.

As you plan your holiday getaway, you'll find 12 hotels and other lodging accommodations to pick from in Goleta. Below are top ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Residence Inn by Marriott Santa Barbara Goleta - With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an outdoor pool, along with an in-room kitchenette. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and pool.
  • Courtyard Santa Barbara Goleta - Our customers like the dining options and pool at this hotel. This 3-star hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi.
  • The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara - This 5-star hotel features a winery, 3 outdoor pools, and a full-service spa. Expedia customers like its beach locale and helpful staff.

In the surrounding area, popular places to visit include Mission Santa Barbara, located 6.5 mi (10.5 km) from the heart of the city, and Santa Barbara County Courthouse, which is 7.2 mi/11.5 km away.

Getting Around Goleta

To see more of the larger area, hop on a train at Goleta Station. Goleta may not have many public transit choices so consider a car rental to maximize your time.

Dressing for Goleta

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 66°F during the day and 40°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 72°F, while the average at night is 46°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 75°F with nighttime averages of 54°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 73°F and nighttime averages of 40°F
  • Goleta gets about 17.09 inches of rain per year
  • Usually August and September are the hottest months with an average of 74°F, whereas December and January are often coldest, averaging 41°F

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