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Get an overview of this hotelA garden getaway across from Santa Barbara's beach

Wharf, West Beach

Set amid fragrant gardens and graceful palm trees, Hotel Milo Santa Barbara is across from West Beach, between Stearns Wharf and the harbor, and near State Street.

Sunshine and roses

Hotel Milo's sunny patios, shaded sitting areas, hidden fountains, and poolside cabanas are arrayed on lushly landscaped grounds.

In-room WiFi

Offering an airy beach-house design, this Santa Barbara hotel's guestrooms feature down comforters, L'Occitane bath products, clock radios with iPod docking stations, and ceiling fans. Wireless Internet access is available.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Hotel Milo Santa Barbara is across from West Beach and within 2 blocks of Stearns Wharf, Santa Barbara Harbor, and State Street shops and restaurants. The waterfront is bordered by parks and walkways, and the paved breakwater provides sunset views.

Award-winning designer Kathryn Ireland designed the hotel's “beach chic” guestrooms and common areas. Additional highlights include continental breakfast (included in the resort fee), a fitness center, two heated outdoor pools, an ATM machine, conference space, and a spa tub. Wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel (surcharge). This hotel has a multilingual staff. Free parking is available on the street. This hotel has no elevators.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Beach towels 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1000 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 93 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Garden 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 6 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • One meeting room 
  • Picnic area 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa tub 
  • Terrace 
  • Total number of rooms - 122 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Refrigerator  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Down comforter 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • LCD TV 
  • Minibar 
  • Phone 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
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Where to Eat

The Hotel Milo Santa Barbara serves a daily continental breakfast.

The hotel does not have its own restaurant, but there are numerous dining options within the surrounding area.

Nearby restaurants:

Toma (Mediterranean, romantic)

Rusty's Pizza Parlor (family-friendly)

The Wine Cask (business lunch/dinner; periodic wine tastings)

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Nearby Things to Do

The hotel has two heated outdoor pools with sundecks and private cabanas, an outdoor spa tub, and a fitness center. Bicycle rentals are complimentary.

West Beach, across the street, is a top spot for sunbathing, beach volleyball, windsurfing, kayaking, and sailing. A wide patch bordering the beach draws walkers, runners, and inline skaters. Leadbetter Beach is about a half-mile from the hotel; East Beach is about a mile away. Boat charters, sailing instruction, kayaking tours, and sightseeing/whalewatching cruises are available within a half-mile.

The award-winning Sandpiper Golf Club, featuring ocean and mountain views, is among the public courses within a 15-mile drive.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
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Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 17 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are 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.

Only service dogs are allowed

No rollaway/extra beds available

No elevators

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Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Resort fee: USD 12 per accommodation, per night
The hotel resort fee includes:
  • Breakfast
  • Internet access
  • In-room coffee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for continental breakfast: USD 12 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 18 per night (in/out privileges)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

  • This property is affiliated with the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) guests.
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