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Orange Tree Inn
2.5 out of 5
0.5 mi from Mission Santa Barbara
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The price is $80 per night from Sep 22 to Sep 23
3.6/5Good! (226 reviews)

"Great check-in. The woman at the front desk was very hospitable and helpful to everyone else as well. The person in front of me has a termite issue and she did not question him at all, was polite and promptly gave him a new room. Our room itself was basic, but was clean and had vaulted ceilings so ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2020

Orange Tree Inn
Modern Riviera Home, Steps Away From The Mission and The Rose Garden
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Santa Barbara Retreat

"Prime location. Literally, is steps away from the Mission and Rose garden. Very comfortable, clean, and is in a safe neighborhood. Homeowners extremely prompt with replies should you have any questions. Have been to Santa Barbara a few times as a traveling nurse, and would definitely inquire as to ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2019

Modern Riviera Home, Steps Away From The Mission and The Rose Garden
Exquisite Craftsman Cottage W/ocean Views & Gardens
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5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Beautiful Property in the Santa Barbara Hills!

"We had a wonderful stay in this lovely cottage. It was exactly what we were looking for. Gorgeous views, walkable and private. This was our first VRBO experience and we went into it not knowing for sure what to expect. The house and gardens exceeded our expectations. It was like staying in a high-end ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2018

Exquisite Craftsman Cottage W/ocean Views & Gardens

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Attractive Craftsman Close to Downtown and Beaches
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5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Lovely home in wonderful neighborhood

"Our family loved our month long stay. It was a great location- close to downtown, the mission and a short (downhill) bike ride to the beach. We enjoyed outdoor dinners in the backyard. Overall a lovely place to stay!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 18, 2020

Attractive Craftsman Close to Downtown and Beaches
Belmond El Encanto
5 out of 5
0.7 mi from Mission Santa Barbara
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The price is $595 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 5
4.7/5Exceptional! (366 reviews)

"The hotel is one of the best 5 stars I have stayed in."…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

Belmond El Encanto
Best Western Plus Encina Inn & Suites
3.5 out of 5
0.7 mi from Mission Santa Barbara
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The price is $179 per night from Sep 22 to Sep 23
4.1/5Very Good! (984 reviews)

"Not a bad experience. Good central location for all kinds of activities. Just a little more dated than the pictures show."…"

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2020

Best Western Plus Encina Inn & Suites
Tranquil Cottage Near the Heart of Downtown SB!
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Santa Barbara Downtown
3 out of 5
0.8 mi from Mission Santa Barbara
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The price is $134 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 29
4.1/5Very Good! (960 reviews)

"The place was really nice, but the parking lot was so small only for a couple vehicles"…"

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2020

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Santa Barbara Downtown
Agapios Cottage Close to State Street by RedAwning
Lemon Tree Inn
3.5 out of 5
0.8 mi from Mission Santa Barbara
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The price is $103 per night from Sep 22 to Sep 23
3.8/5Good! (512 reviews)

"Enjoyable stay. Great value and great atmosphere."…"

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2020

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Mission Santa Barbara is located in a historic area of Santa Barbara known for its beautiful beaches and picturesque gardens. Santa Barbara is home to 208 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.

Staying Near Mission Santa Barbara

Choose from 37 hotels and accommodations within a mile of Mission Santa Barbara, including these options:

  • La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara Downtown: This 3-star hotel features free breakfast, a nightclub, and a bar. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and beach locale.
  • Lemon Tree Inn: Amenities at this hotel include a restaurant and an outdoor pool. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its quiet location and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Best Western Plus Encina Inn & Suites: With a stay at this 3.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and an outdoor pool, along with WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and clean, comfortable rooms.

Things to See and Do Near Mission Santa Barbara

After you've visited Mission Santa Barbara, you can explore the sights and attractions within just a few miles of the area.

Study the collections at Santa Barbara Natural History Museum, Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, or Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum. While you're exploring, swing by Santa Barbara County Courthouse, Hill-Carrillo Adobe, and Presidio Santa Barbara to learn a bit about the area. You can check out the local talent at Santa Barbara Bowl, Santa Barbara Symphony Orchestra, and Arlington Theater.

If you want to see more of the surrounding area, you can plan a visit to Upper State Street and Santa Barbara City College. University of California-Santa Barbara is also located 7.8 mi (12.5 km) from Mission Santa Barbara, and Stearns Wharf is 2.4 mi (3.9 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Mission Santa Barbara?
Mission Santa Barbara is located in a historic area of Santa Barbara known for its beautiful beaches and picturesque gardens. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 90 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
What's the best place to stay near Mission Santa Barbara?
Lemon Tree Inn is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3.5-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. It’s located just a short 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Mission Santa Barbara. Other good choices within a short distance include Orange Tree Inn and Best Western Plus Encina Inn & Suites.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Mission Santa Barbara, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most room reservations are fully refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might still have the option to cancel and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to view the best options available near Mission Santa Barbara.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip in the area near Mission Santa Barbara?
For more details about rescheduling or cancelling your stay near Mission Santa Barbara, go to https://www.expedia.com/service/.
What can I see and do near Mission Santa Barbara?
Presidio Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Natural History Museum, and Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History feature a variety of fascinating exhibits to see while you’re in town. Santa Barbara County Courthouse, Casa Del Herrero, and Hill-Carrillo Adobe are some of the local landmarks to explore. You can catch a show at Santa Barbara Bowl, Arlington Theater, and Lobero Theater.

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