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Santa Barbara offers a variety of cheap accommodations and places to visit, making it a great choice for a budget-friendly getaway. In addition to its well-known attractions like Presidio Santa Barbara and Santa Barbara County Courthouse, this destination is home to Santa Barbara Botanical Garden and Lotusland, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
If you're hunting for places to stay in Santa Barbara that won't break the bank, the 88 budget accommodations in the area give you plenty to choose from. These options offer competitive rates and have positive reviews from Expedia travelers in search of a bargain:
Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria North - 2-star motel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking, and an outdoor pool at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its comfortable rooms and overall value.
Sandpiper Lodge - Customers like this 2-star motel for its overall value and comfortable rooms. It offers free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.
Red Roof Inn Lompoc - At this 2-star motel, you can take advantage of free WiFi, free parking, and air conditioning. Reviews mention the good location and comfortable beds.
Motel 6 Lompoc - 2-star motel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking, and an outdoor pool at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its good location.
Castillo Inn at the Beach - Customers like this 2.5-star hotel for its overall condition and clean rooms. It offers free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.
Planning Your Trip to Santa Barbara
Still choosing travel dates? Find out more about the local climate with these monthly averages so you can make the most of your money.
- Hottest months: September, August, July, and October, with an average temperature of 74°F
- Coldest months: January, December, November, and February, with an average temperature of 41°F
- Rainiest months: February, January, March, and December, with an average rainfall of 3.41 inches
- Driest months: May, October, April, and November, with an average rainfall of 0.87 inches
Sightseeing In and Around Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara attracts visitors with its fine wine and fantastic dining options, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Presidio Santa Barbara and Santa Barbara County Courthouse, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Enjoy the outdoors at Santa Barbara Botanical Garden and Lotusland, or check out the area's cultural spots like Santa Barbara Museum of Art.Santa Barbara is also notable for its:
- Historical sites
Getting Around Santa Barbara
The nearest airport is in Santa Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal), situated 7.8 mi (12.6 km) away from the city center. If that doesn't suit your budget, you can arrange flights in and out of Santa Ynez, CA (SQA), which is 25 mi (40.3 km) away. If you'd like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from Santa Barbara Station, Goleta Station, or Carpinteria Station.
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