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Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets


Entire apartment


4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Outdoor Space

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Sheets and towels washed at 140°F
Santa Barbara, CA

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationStearns Wharf13 min walk
  • Popular LocationSanta Barbara Harbor16 min walk
  • Popular LocationSanta Barbara County Courthouse18 min walk
  • AirportSanta Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal)13 min drive

Space details

1 bathroom, sleeps 2
260 sq ft
Common area
    1 queen bed
Bathroom 1

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About this area

Santa Barbara

Located in Santa Barbara, this apartment is in the city center and near the beach. Stearns Wharf and Santa Barbara Harbor are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Los Padres National Forest and Butterfly Beach. Traveling with kids? Consider Santa Barbara Zoo and Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Sea Center. Jet skiing and scuba diving offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with cave exploring and mountain biking nearby.

What's nearby

  • MOXI, The Wolf Museum of Exploration + Innovation - 7 min walk
  • Paseo Nuevo Mall - 10 min walk
  • Stearns Wharf - 13 min walk
  • Santa Barbara Harbor - 16 min walk
  • Santa Barbara County Courthouse - 18 min walk


  • D'Angelo Bakery — 4 min walk
  • Cruisery — 4 min walk
  • Mac's Fish & Chip Shop — 4 min walk
  • Santa Barbara Brewing Co. — 4 min walk
  • The Natural Café and juice bar — 5 min walk

Getting around

  • Santa Barbara Station - 6 min walk
  • Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA) - 13 min drive

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire apartment to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.


Family-friendly Santa Barbara apartments in Lower State, near Santa Barbara Bowl
Classy digs and a hip hideaway on the urban wine trail, In the heart of Santa Barbara's entertainment district. Baby Dux is the artist designed ground floor studio apartment in The Dux, a three apartment hotel on the urban wine trail. Experience enveloping luxury in this designer apartment in a classic craftsman house one block from the center of town and five walking blocks to the beach. Shopping, music, dance and excellent restaurants are just steps away.

The apartment has exclusive use of the front porch. The elegantly designed corner bed couch is unusual. A drawer pulls out to convert it to a really comfortable well-reviewed queen size bed with tempurpedic topper. There is HDTV, High Speed WiFi, for those video calls, a washer and dryer and paid on-site parking. BBQ on your porch, eat fresh fruit from the fruit trees (in season) and use the free bicycles for car free, stress free enjoyment. Relax and feel pampered in this thoughtfully designed and well-loved home.

The apartment is one block from State St., 2 blocks from the 'Funk Zone' and five blocks from the beach. Shopping, music, dance and excellent restaurants are just steps away. This is one of three apartments, so please understand that this is not a good choice for loud late night partying. If you would like more room, then check out the other two one bedroom apartments: Mama Dux on the ground floor and Papa Dux on the second floor.

The house is on landscaped property with fruit trees, flowers fountains and off street parking. Pick fresh fruit (oranges, plums and pineapple kiwi in season) and ride the free bicycles for a relaxing stay in the heart of Santa Barbara.

Returning guests receive a 10% loyalty discount.

Coronavirus alert: Be assured that our staff are fully isolated and we are going to great lengths to sterilize all bedding and all surfaces between reservations. Safe travels, stay well!
Air-conditioned accommodations at this apartment offer washers/dryers and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Smart televisions are featured in guestrooms. Kitchens or kitchenettes offer refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include showers and hair dryers.

This Santa Barbara apartment provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, desk chairs, and phones.

Recreational amenities at the apartment include a water park.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Heather Reyes
Speaks English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows regional cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Health & Safety Standards (Hawai'i - USA)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Near the beach


  • Free WiFi

Family friendly

  • Children's toys


  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Toaster
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Spices
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle


  • Studio
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 1 bathroom
  • Shower
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels provided
  • Hair dryer
  • Soap


  • Smart TV with cable/satellite service

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony or patio
  • Barbecue grill
  • Garden


  • Washing machine and dryer
  • Near laundromat

Work spaces

  • Desk
  • Desk chair


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Concierge services
  • Chef
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Local meal delivery service

Location highlights

  • In the city center
  • Near a hospital
  • Near a zoo
  • Near the bay

Things to do

  • Water park
  • Fitness facilities nearby
  • Water sports equipment
  • Bicycling on site
  • Birdwatching nearby
  • Horse riding nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Cave exploring nearby
  • Whale watching nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby

Safety features

  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke detector
  • Deadbolt lock


  • Sleeps 2
  • Unit size: 260 sq ft (24 sq m)

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Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 21


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions
An adult age 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host; the provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession, within the meaning of article 155 of the French Tax Code
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a deadbolt lock
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 60 out of 71 reviews
5 - Excellent 85%
Rating 4 - Good. 10 out of 71 reviews
4 - Good 14%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 71 reviews
3 - Okay 1%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 71 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 71 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%






Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Great stay for a show at the Bowl!
Fantastic little place right by State Street and the Funk Zone. We stayed for 3 nights for a show at the Bowl, and didn't use our car once. The unit is small, cozy, cute, and has almost everything you need. Can't wait to return next time we go to the Bowl!

5/5 Excellent

This place is so dialed in and charming. Love the location. Walking distance to a lot of fun places.

5/5 Excellent

Great place great location and great communication with the owner

5/5 Excellent

Comfortable Lower State studio
Well located and comfortable little place on Lower State ideal for single traveler or couple spending a few days in Santa Barbara.

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
We had a great time at this property. The unit was cozy and very well kept. The host was very responsive and helpful. The within walking distance to many great restaurants and night life venues. Also, ver close to the harbor. We definitely recommend this property to any of you looking for a getaway in Santa Bárbara.
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2021