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Featured Santa Barbara Adventure Hotels

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Sandpiper Lodge

Sandpiper Lodge

3525 State St, Santa Barbara
2.0 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (600 reviews)
Nice hotelWe use this hotel when we visit Santa Barbara. It’s clean, in a nice area, walking distance to shopping areas & restaurants. The staff is excellent; continental breakfast offers delicious omelets aside from the usual continental menu. Has pool & jacuzzi. AND it’s reasonably priced.
  Oct 14, 2017

$109

$109
Best Western Beachside Inn

Best Western Beachside Inn

336 W. Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara
2.5 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (169 reviews)
Excellent hotel!This beach hotel is very nice, comfortable with and clean rooms. They breakfast is good.
  Oct 17, 2017

$150

$150
Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Inn

Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Inn

3850 State St, Santa Barbara
3.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (491 reviews)
Good value, across from shopping!Fairly quiet, hard to park on weekend nights. Thanks for the free water bottles! Please consider non-dairy creamer that truly has no milk product in it.
  Oct 19, 2017

$151

$151
Wine Valley Inn

Wine Valley Inn

1564 Copenhagen Dr, Solvang
3.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (624 reviews)
Loved this hotel. Rooms with character, beautiful antiques in common areas, wine and cheese evening socials, outdoor fireplace with seating, beautiful outdoor areas.
  Oct 20, 2017

$104

$104
Montecito Inn

Montecito Inn

1295 Coast Village Rd, Santa Barbara
4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (415 reviews)
Nice hotel great locationNo complaints great stay. I walked to a bar to get dinner late at night and loved the food as well @ “Honor Bar”. Thumbs up!
  Oct 16, 2017

$155

$155
Castillo Inn at the Beach

Castillo Inn at the Beach

22 Castillo St., Santa Barbara
2.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (542 reviews)
Nice placeI was surprised. Super clean and modern. Will definitely stay again.
  Oct 20, 2017

$120

$120
Ojai Valley Inn And Spa

Ojai Valley Inn And Spa

905 Country Club Rd, Ojai
5.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (265 reviews)
Great spaOjai was one of the nicest experiences I’ve had at a spa and the adjoining town was great. Room was beautiful overlooking the golf course, room was spacious, facilities were great
  Oct 13, 2017

$349

$349
Kimpton Canary Hotel

Kimpton Canary Hotel

31 W Carrillo St, Santa Barbara
4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (217 reviews)
Beautiful hotel in excellent location, worth the high cost. Rooftop deck is very relaxing.
  Oct 14, 2017

$260

$260
Kimpton Goodland

Kimpton Goodland

5650 Calle Real, Goleta
4.0 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (132 reviews)
Concept hotel falls slightly shortThis is a fun hipster hotel that had a great vibe and pleasant feel. The rooms were fine, but we never received service nor clean towels. The restaurant and bar scene was fun, lots of good looking people and an interesting menu. But the wait staff was slow and inefficient. The scene around the hotel ...
  Oct 17, 2017

$153

$153
The Fess Parker - A DoubleTree by Hilton Resort

The Fess Parker - A DoubleTree by Hilton Resort

633 E Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara
4.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (640 reviews)
Great stay at a very nice hotel in an excellent location!
  Sep 3, 2017

$181

$181
Inn By The Harbor

Inn By The Harbor

433 W Montecito St, Santa Barbara
2.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (372 reviews)
Close enough to thingsTeen boys walked to State Street for dinner. Family walked to wharf/pier and meals along beach. Close drive to Westmont campus and Summerland beach. Needs update but fine. Full kitchen was nice. Little pool but always open/not crowded. Duh! Beach!!
  Oct 19, 2017

$179

$179
Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn

Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn

4558 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria
2.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (879 reviews)
I can tell you everything was nice at this hotel Everything was good at this hotel room included nice room and staff I would recommend this hotel to family and friends
  Oct 16, 2017

$118

$118
Lavender Inn by the Sea

Lavender Inn by the Sea

206 Castillo St, Santa Barbara
2.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (375 reviews)
Close to beach, restaurants and shopping. Hotel was very clean. Also a nice touch was a complimentary bottle of champagne and water in room.
  Oct 17, 2017

$189

$189
Ramada Santa Barbara

Ramada Santa Barbara

4770 Calle Real, Santa Barbara
2.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (616 reviews)
Nice hotelI enjoyed my stay. Everything was nice. The good was great. The room was a nice size. Staff was friendly
  Oct 13, 2017

$135

$135
Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara

Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara

17 W Haley St, Santa Barbara
2.5 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (102 reviews)
Convenient hotelHoliday Inn Express Santa Barbara was well located, not far from the Amtrak station and at the end of the main street.... State Street. The reception staff were very helpful with information about the city, and were very helpful when I left something behind at my last hotel. Breakfast in the foyer ...
  Oct 7, 2017

$144

$144
The Bacara Ritz-Carlton, Santa Barbara

The Bacara Ritz-Carlton, Santa Barbara

8301 Hollister Ave, Goleta
5.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (270 reviews)
Beautiful Hotel on the BeachLuxurious hotel near Santa Barbara beach, attention to every detail great hospitality from the staff
  Oct 5, 2017

$475

$475
Hotel Milo Santa Barbara

Hotel Milo Santa Barbara

202 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara
3.5 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (1,035 reviews)
Great location Nice small hotel with a great location. Room was very small which was ok but would not want to share with another person. No AC which shouldn’t be a problem for most of the year, I hit it on a very hot day. Clean room. Overall nice stay.
  Oct 18, 2017

$161

$161
Holiday Inn Express Lompoc

Holiday Inn Express Lompoc

1417 N H St, Lompoc
2.5 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (210 reviews)
The hotel is room is worth the money. But we We are unlucky to have a room with a central AC MACHINE for basement right out site of the widow. We could not sleep with the loud noise. About 1 am we went to front desk and requested to change room or shut down the machine . A staff shut down the AC MACHINE. Next day I walked around the two. Buildings, ...
  Sep 30, 2017

$144

$144
Belmond El Encanto

Belmond El Encanto

800 Alvarado Place, Santa Barbara
5.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (96 reviews)
Lovely Experience Spent a few nights this week at the hotel.  Lovely staff, wonderful grounds, great room, and excellent service from the hotel, spa, and restaurant staff.   I travel to Santa Barbara regularly and will stay here again without a doubt.
  Sep 22, 2017

$404

$404
Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara

Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara

1111 E Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara
4.0 out of 5.0
3.3 out of 5 (486 reviews)
Nice area, close to the beachThe hotel was nice, staff was helpful when necessary. Great location without being on top of everything near State St.
  Oct 3, 2017

$186

$186
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