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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly Santa Barbara hotel in Montecito with 2 restaurants

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free valet parking
Free WiFi
Outdoor pool
24-hour business center

Location

This family-friendly Santa Barbara hotel is located by the ocean, within 3 mi (5 km) of Casa Del Herrero and Lotusland. Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) away.

Hotel Features

2 restaurants, an outdoor pool, and a fitness center are available at this hotel. Free continental breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free valet parking are also provided. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, a 24-hour business center, and coffee/tea in a common area.

Room Amenities

All 41 individually decorated rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and iPod docks. Guests can enjoy fireplaces, and other standard amenities include furnished patios, sitting areas, and 24-hour room service.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

San Ysidro Ranch features an outdoor pool and a fitness center. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. A computer station is located on site and wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 5-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and a meeting room. This luxury hotel also offers spa services, a library, and tour/ticket assistance. Onsite valet parking is complimentary.

  • Picnic area 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Shopping on site 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Library 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Free grocery shopping service 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • One meeting room 
  • Free valet parking 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Total number of rooms - 41 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Garden 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Computer station 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • Wedding services 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Down comforter 
  • LCD TV 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Pay movies 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Fireplace 
  • Furnished patio 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Minibar (stocked, some free items) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Room service 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free) 

Where to Eat

A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 10 AM.

The Stonehouse - Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Plow and Angel - Overlooking the garden, this bistro serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

A complimentary grocery shopping service is offered and 24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness center.

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

  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Segway rental/tour nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 

Spa Services

  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Thai massage 
  • Reflexology 
  • Sports massage 
  • Number of treatment rooms 3 
  • Couples treatment rooms 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

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

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

An adult age 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 18 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Tourism fee: USD 4.40 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.
  • A late check-out fee will be charged
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Ranch San Ysidro
  • San Ysidro
  • San Ysidro Ranch
  • San Ysidro Ranch Hotel
  • San Ysidro Ranch Hotel Santa Barbara
  • San Ysidro Ranch Santa Barbara
  • Ysidro
  • Ysidro Ranch
  • San Ysidro Ranch, a Ty Warner Property Hotel Santa Barbara

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 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • San Ysidro Ranch is listed in the 2014 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2014 Travel + Leisure 500.

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