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DowntownSanta Barbara


Popular places to visit in Downtown

Santa Barbara County Courthouse
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Santa Barbara County Courthouse

4.5/5(417 reviews)

See the best views of Santa Barbara and enjoy a stunning variety of architectural styles at the city’s historic courthouse.

Arlington Theater
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Arlington Theater

4.5/5(62 reviews)

Get tickets for a show at Arlington Theater, a storied theater in Santa Barbara. Stroll along the area's seaside or experience its lively festivals.

Paseo Nuevo Mall
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Paseo Nuevo Mall

4/5(17 reviews)

You can enjoy retail therapy at Paseo Nuevo Mall during your trip to Santa Barbara. Wander the area's beautiful beaches or simply enjoy one of its top-notch restaurants.

Santa Barbara Public Market
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Santa Barbara Public Market

4.5/5(5 reviews)

You can search for that perfect souvenir at Santa Barbara Public Market during your stay in Santa Barbara. Stroll along the area's seaside or experience its lively festivals.

Historic Downtown Santa Barbara
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Historic Downtown Santa Barbara

You can find out about the history of Santa Barbara with a stop at Historic Downtown Santa Barbara. Check out the shops and lively bars in this walkable area.

University of California-Santa Barbara
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University of California-Santa Barbara

4.5/5(586 reviews)

Take a campus tour or just explore the area around University of California-Santa Barbara, a top university in Santa Barbara. Amble around the area's beautiful beaches or seek out the biking trails.

Top things to do in Downtown

Tastings at 400+ West Coast Wineries (Priority Wine Pass)
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Tastings at 400+ West Coast Wineries (Priority Wine Pass)

$40
Per adult
Urban Adventure Quest - Santa Barbara
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Urban Adventure Quest - Santa Barbara

$19
Per adult
80% of travellers recommend
Santa Barbara Wine and Cupcake Tour
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Santa Barbara Wine and Cupcake Tour

$159
Per adult
86% of travellers recommend
All-Inclusive Wine Tasting Tour from Santa Barbara
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All-Inclusive Wine Tasting Tour from Santa Barbara

$167
Per adult
Private Pottery Workshop and Studio Tour in Ojai
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Private Pottery Workshop and Studio Tour in Ojai

$56
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend
Join-In Social Wine Tour w/Lunch from Solvang or Santa Ynez.
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Join-In Social Wine Tour w/Lunch from Solvang or Santa Ynez.

$183
Per adult

Top Hotels in Downtown

Kimpton Canary Hotel
Kimpton Canary Hotel
4 out of 5
31 W Carrillo St, Santa Barbara, CA
The price is $300 per night from Nov 19 to Nov 20

Located in Downtown, this romantic hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Lobero Theater, Paseo Nuevo Mall, and El Presidio de Santa Barbara State Historic Park. ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (981 reviews)

"Love the Canary. Everything was perfect. Perfect location, rooms are amazing & staff beyond helpful."…"

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2020

Kimpton Canary Hotel
Arlington View Chic Studio Apartment in Downtown Santa Barbara!
Arlington View Chic Studio Apartment in Downtown Santa Barbara!
Santa Barbara, CA

Located in Downtown, this apartment building is within a 5-minute walk of Granada Theatre and Santa Barbara County Courthouse. Santa Barbara Bowl and Stearns ...

Arlington View Chic Studio Apartment in Downtown Santa Barbara!
130wfigu 2 Bedroom Home
130wfigu 2 Bedroom Home
3.5 out of 5
130 W Figueroa St, Santa Barbara, CA

Located in Downtown, this vacation home is within a 10-minute walk of La Arcada and Santa Barbara County Courthouse. Santa Barbara Bowl and Santa Barbara City ...

130wfigu 2 Bedroom Home
Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort
Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort
4 out of 5
633 E Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA
The price is $192 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2

Located in East Beach, this beach hotel is 0.5 mi (0.9 km) from Santa Barbara Zoo and within 3 mi (5 km) of Presidio Santa Barbara and Santa Barbara County Courthouse. ...

4/5Very Good! (910 reviews)

"Incredible view, comfortable bed and bedding, luxury towels, dog friendly. Staff was very friendly and helpful."…"

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2020

Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort
Hampton Inn Santa Barbara/Goleta
Hampton Inn Santa Barbara/Goleta
2.5 out of 5
5665 Hollister Ave, Goleta, CA
The price is $127 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2

Situated near the beach, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of More Mesa, University of California-Santa Barbara, and Goleta Beach. Center for Urban Agriculture ...

4.3/5Excellent! (933 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
The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara
The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara
5 out of 5
8301 Hollister Avenue, Goleta, CA
The price is $349 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2

Located in Goleta, this beachfront hotel is next to a golf course and within 2 mi (3 km) of Sandpiper Golf Club and Goleta Butterfly Grove. Glen Annie Golf Club ...

4.3/5Excellent! (974 reviews)

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

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2020

The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara
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Other neighborhoods in Santa Barbara

El Presidio de Santa Barbara State Historic Park featuring a church or cathedral and heritage elements

Presidio Neighborhood

5/5Exceptional!(16 area reviews)

While visiting Presidio Neighborhood, you might make a stop by sights like Presidio Santa Barbara and Lobero Theater.

Presidio Neighborhood
Santa Barbara. USA

Lower State

4.5/5Wonderful!(58 area reviews)

While visiting Lower State, you might make a stop by sights like Moreton Bay Fig Tree and MOXI, The Wolf Museum of Exploration + Innovation.

Lower State
Santa Barbara Sunset

The Funk Zone

4.5/5Wonderful!(132 area reviews)

Travelers come to The Funk Zone for its beaches, and you can see top attractions like MOXI, The Wolf Museum of Exploration + Innovation and Santa Barbara Art Foundry while you're in town.

The Funk Zone
Santa Barbara Mission

Upper East

4.5/5Wonderful!(51 area reviews)

While visiting Upper East, you might make a stop by sights like Mission Santa Barbara and Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History.

Upper East
Elephant seal beach

Oak Park

4.5/5Wonderful!(95 area reviews)

While there might not be top attractions in Oak Park, you can explore the larger area and discover places like Santa Barbara County Courthouse and Santa Barbara Bowl.

Oak Park
Elephant seal beach

Westside

When in Westside, you can plan a visit to Santa Barbara County Courthouse and Santa Barbara Bowl, some noteworthy sights in the nearby area.

Westside

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