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Arlington View Chic Studio Apartment in Downtown Santa Barbara!
4/5Very Good! (1 review)
downtown

"love that part of SB"…"

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2020

Arlington View Chic Studio Apartment in Downtown Santa Barbara!
Luxury Condo in Downtown SB- Elevated Style & Stunning Views!
Historic Home in the Heart of Santa Barbara
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Charming Downtown Cottage: Walk Everywhere, Gated Yard, Parking
The price is $188 per night from Dec 7 to Dec 8
4.6/5Wonderful! (24 reviews)
Wonderful location

"Once we were able to get in the house we were able to relax. We enjoyed the easy access to beach/shopping"…"

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2020

Charming Downtown Cottage: Walk Everywhere, Gated Yard, Parking
Kimpton Goodland
4 out of 5
5650 Calle Real, Goleta, CA
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The price is $104 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
3.9/5Good! (852 reviews)

"Staying at the Kimpton Goodland was a great experience. The staff was welcoming, the facilities beautiful, and the room comfortable. I will be back again."…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2020

Kimpton Goodland
Castillo Inn at the Beach
2.5 out of 5
22 Castillo St., Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $85 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,353 reviews)

"My husband and I enjoyed our stay at this hotel. Our room had a nice flow and utilize the balcony that came with our room. Dan is super nice and was able to get us checked in early. The walk to the harbor/beach/restaurants did not take longer than 5-10 mins to States St. Will definitely stay here ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2020

Castillo Inn at the Beach
Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn
3.5 out of 5
4558 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria, CA
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The price is $89 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
4.2/5Very Good! (1,179 reviews)

"Thin floor could hear everything above. Low water pressure in shower"…"

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2020

Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn
Hotel Milo Santa Barbara
3.5 out of 5
202 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $152 per night from Dec 10 to Dec 11
4/5Very Good! (974 reviews)

"On the beach. Convenient location to many restaurants and shopping area."…"

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2020

Hotel Milo Santa Barbara
West Beach Inn, a Coast Hotel
3 out of 5
306 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $132 per night from Dec 8 to Dec 9
4.5/5Wonderful! (953 reviews)

"This was a very nice hotel with comfortable rooms and the perfect location across from the marina and beach. The staff was also very friendly and helpful, and the amenities great."…"

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2020

West Beach Inn, a Coast Hotel
Lavender Inn by the Sea
2.5 out of 5
206 Castillo St, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $149 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
4.5/5Wonderful! (971 reviews)

"As a world traveler, my wife and I are familiar with various level of qualities in customer-service-based industries. Lavender Inn is one of the top few we're very much impressed with. They went above and beyond to make sure that we were comfortable and happy with our stay. The room was very clean ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2020

Lavender Inn by the Sea
130wfigu 2 Bedroom Home
3.5 out of 5
130 W Figueroa St, Santa Barbara, CA
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Cliff House Inn On The Ocean
3 out of 5
6602 Old Pacific Coast Hwy, Ventura, CA
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The price is $155 per night from Jan 3 to Jan 4
4.2/5Very Good! (954 reviews)

"The hotel is on the ocean and views are spectacular we could see beautiful sunset and early mornings we could see Dolphins playing around in the ocean. The restaurant attached to hotel is very good. Very peaceful"…"

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2020

Cliff House Inn On The Ocean
Haley Hotel
3.5 out of 5
26 E Haley St, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $169 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
4.5/5Wonderful! (229 reviews)

"Such a fun place to stay in the heart of downtown SB. Hotel has lots of outdoors seating/fun areas to just hang out in. Included a fenced off dog run, firepit, hammocks, corn hole. Quick walk to bars and restaurants. Was a bit loud at night but hotel provided earplugs. Rooms were clean and had plenty ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2020

Haley Hotel
The Upham Hotel
4 out of 5
1404 De La Vina Street, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $210 per night from Jan 3 to Jan 4
4.4/5Excellent! (560 reviews)

"Quaint, clean place with great service. It's located away from the busy States street but close enough to walk to it"…"

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2020

The Upham Hotel
Hotel Santa Barbara
3 out of 5
533 State St, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $133 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
4.3/5Excellent! (885 reviews)

"Great location and excellent staff. Room was perfect for a night."…"

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2020

Hotel Santa Barbara
Montecito Inn
4 out of 5
1295 Coast Village Rd, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $125 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
4.2/5Very Good! (966 reviews)

"Perfect location in downtown Montecito, friendly staff. Didn’t get a chance to use the pool or the restaurants but the outdoor dining set up was lovely. Rooms are a bit small because of their age, but perfectly fine for solo travelers. Walls are very thin however so you can totally hear your neighbors. ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2020

Montecito Inn
Inn By The Harbor
2.5 out of 5
433 W Montecito St, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $164 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
4.3/5Excellent! (955 reviews)

"The room was nice and comfy. The complimentary champagne was a nice surprise. I like that it's a short distance to the beach and they offered bikes we could use to ride to the beach. Overall, it was a great experience."…"

Reviewed on Nov 30, 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 Dec 6 to Dec 7
4.3/5Excellent! (973 reviews)

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

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2020

The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara
Mar Monte Hotel, in The Unbound Collection by Hyatt
4 out of 5
1111 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $167 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
3/5 (6 reviews)

"Poor customer service. Lowest quality food at the restaurant and no parking available which was really shocking and inconvenient. They gave us a room right above the cafe at $500/night but people were seating in the cafe till 2 am talking out loud, so my wife couldn’t sleep because of noise. The ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2020

Mar Monte Hotel, in The Unbound Collection by Hyatt
Hyatt Place Santa Barbara
3.5 out of 5
4111 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $127 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
4.1/5Very Good! (195 reviews)

"Great location. The room was Clean & the staff was friendly and helpful."…"

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2020

Hyatt Place Santa Barbara
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Frequently asked questions

What is Historic Downtown Santa Barbara like?
Travelers love the Historic Downtown Santa Barbara neighborhood for its beautiful beaches, array of dining options, and major shopping area. Looking for sights you might find in a travel guide about Historic Downtown Santa Barbara? Consider a visit to Santa Barbara County Courthouse while you’re in the neighborhood.
What's the best accommodation in Historic Downtown Santa Barbara?
Based on Expedia customer reviews, Haley Hotel is the highest ranked property in Historic Downtown Santa Barbara. This 3.5-star hotel offers free WiFi and parking. It is located a short 13-minute walk from Santa Barbara County Courthouse. Other favorite options in the area include Kimpton Canary Hotel and The Upham Hotel.
How many hotels will I be able to find in Historic Downtown Santa Barbara?
Expedia has 20 hotels and other accommodations in Historic Downtown Santa Barbara to choose from, making this an ideal home base for exploring the greater Santa Barbara area.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Historic Downtown Santa Barbara, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel room reservations are fully refundable if you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it might still be possible to cancel it and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Put your dates in and click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to view top deals in Historic Downtown Santa Barbara.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Historic Downtown Santa Barbara?
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What is there to do in this Santa Barbara neighborhood?
Sights like Lobero Theater, Arlington Theater, and Santa Barbara Museum of Art can be part of your cultural tour of Historic Downtown Santa Barbara. Santa Barbara County Courthouse and Paseo Nuevo Mall are also a couple of places to visit in the neighborhood. Favorite places to visit in the surrounding area include Stearns Wharf, Santa Barbara Bowl, and Santa Barbara Zoo. While you’re out sightseeing, Upper State Street and Hill-Carrillo Adobe are a couple of additional sights to visit in Santa Barbara.

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