Get an overview of this hotelClassic coastal hotel with pool and restaurant

Near Santa Barbara Zoo

Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara is just across the road from East Beach, and a 5-minute walk from Santa Barbara Zoo. The MTD Waterfront Shuttle can whisk guests to the bars, restaurants, and galleries of State Street. Stearns Wharf pier is a 25-minute beachside stroll from the hotel.

An outdoor heated pool

The building's Spanish Colonial architecture includes vintage chandeliers in the hotel lobby. Guests can work out in the 24-hour gym, take a dip in the outdoor heated pool, and unwind in the hot tub. Ocean-facing Marbella serves Spanish cuisine and tapas with Californian flair, plus cocktails.

Airy rooms, iPod® dock

Airy guestrooms feature a 37-inch flat-screen TV with cable channels, an iPod® docking station, a coffeemaker, and WiFi. All rooms come with a mini-fridge and a Hyatt Grand Bed®, and some feature a balcony or patio overlooking the ocean or mountains. Some rooms are also pet-friendly (see pet policy for more information).

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an outdoor pool, Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara provides a spa tub and a fitness center. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wired high-speed Internet access.

This 4-star property offers access to a business center. Event facilities measuring 10000 square feet (929 square meters) include conference space. This beach hotel also offers multilingual staff, gift shops/newsstands, and concierge services. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara is a smoke-free property. Guests should arrange to bring pets by contacting the hotel directly in advance of their arrival.

  • Outdoor pool 
  • Spa tub 
  • Concierge services 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Restaurant 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Conference space 
  • Total number of rooms - 176 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Express check-in 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Meeting rooms 8 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Picnic area 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Year Built 1931 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 929 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 7 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 4 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 10000 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Phone 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Down comforter 
  • Pillowtop mattress 

Where to Eat

Marbella - Onsite restaurant featuring tapas, fresh local seafood, greens, and meats. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

24-hour Room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

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

  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 2 AM

Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 50 per accommodation, per night
  • Dogs only
  • 2 per room
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit 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.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Destination fee: USD 15 per accommodation, per night
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.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 10 and USD 19 for adults, USD 10 and USD 19 for children (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 28.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 50 per accommodation, per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Hyatt Hotel Santa Barbara
  • Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara Hotel
  • Santa Barbara Hyatt
  • Hyatt Santa Barbara Hotel Santa Barbara
  • Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara

We should mention

The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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