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Castillo Inn at the Beach
Castillo Inn at the Beach

22 Castillo St., Santa Barbara 93101

2.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (1,310 reviews)

Situated near the beach, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Carriage and Western Art Museum, Presidio Santa Barbara, and …

$166
Santa Barbara Inn
Santa Barbara Inn

901 E Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara 93103

3.5 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (810 reviews)

Located in East Beach, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Chase Palm Park and Santa Barbara Zoo. Presidio Santa Barbara an …

$229
Montecito Inn
Montecito Inn

1295 Coast Village Rd, Santa Barbara 93108

4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (1,078 reviews)

On a boutique-lined street in one of Santa Barbara's most upscale suburbs, Montecito Inn is a Mediterranean-style hotel …

$165
West Beach Inn, a Coast Hotel
West Beach Inn, a Coast Hotel

306 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara 93101

3.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (1,284 reviews)

Situated in Santa Barbara, the West Beach Inn is just 10 steps from the beach and 3 blocks from Stearns Wharf and downtown …

$199
Kimpton Canary Hotel
Kimpton Canary Hotel

31 W Carrillo St, Santa Barbara 93101

4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (851 reviews)

Evocative of a Spanish manor, this sophisticated urban retreat is a half-block from State Street, with its open-air shoppin …

$302
Franciscan Inn
Franciscan Inn

109 Bath Street, Santa Barbara 93101

2.5 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (8 reviews)

Situated near the beach, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Carriage and Western Art Museum and Presidio Santa Barbara. Sant …

$170
Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara
Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara

433 Corona Del Mar Drive, Santa Barbara 93103

3.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (152 reviews)

Located in East Beach, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Chase Palm Park and Santa Barbara Zoo. Presidio Santa Barbara an …

$185
Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara
Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara

1260 Channel Dr, Santa Barbara 93108

5.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (469 reviews)

This Spanish Colonial style-resort is located in Montecito, California, directly on Butterfly Beach. The property is in close …

$645
Harbor House Inn
Harbor House Inn

104 Bath Street, Santa Barbara 93101

3.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (420 reviews)

Located 1 block from West Beach, this boutique-style inn is 2 blocks from the Santa Barbara Harbor, 3 blocks from State Stree …

$215
The Inn at East Beach
The Inn at East Beach

1029 Orilla Del Mar, Santa Barbara 93103

2.5 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (862 reviews)

Located in East Beach, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Chase Palm Park and Santa Barbara Zoo. Presidio Santa Barbara an …

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If you're planning a Central California dream vacation, there's a wide range of great hotel and apartment options in Santa Barbara. Spend some time checking out Expedia's 55 hotel listings, all of which can be found within a 0.1-mile radius of Santa Barbara's center.

Santa Barbara has a range of central lodgings, such as the Kimpton Canary Hotel and Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara.

Carpinteria offers 4 places to stay which makes it the part of Santa Barbara with the most hotels. It lies 10 miles from downtown. The Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carpinteria and Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn are some of the Expedia-listed hotel options in and around Carpinteria.

Alternative accommodation neighborhoods are Buellton and Goleta. The Santa Ynez Valley Marriott and Quality Inn Buellton are in Buellton, while Goleta is where you'll find the Bacara Resort & Spa and Courtyard Santa Barbara Goleta. Lompoc is 45 miles from Santa Barbara's downtown, while Ojai is 25 miles from the middle of Santa Barbara. The Holiday Inn Express Lompoc and Embassy Suites by Hilton Lompoc Central Coast are situated in Lompoc, while Ojai Valley Inn And Spa and Su Nido, All-Suites Boutique Inn are located in Ojai.

Santa Barbara is well known for the Mission Santa Barbara. The Belmond El Encanto and Simpson House Inn, are handy options for travelers as they are within a 0.1 miles radius of Mission Santa Barbara.

The Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara as well as the The Fess Parker Santa Barbara - DoubleTree by Hilton Resort are within strolling distance of the Santa Barbara Zoo, while the Cheshire Cat Inn and The Eagle Inn are positioned close to the Santa Barbara Museum of Art.
 The Lotusland and the Santa Barbara Natural History Museum are two more often-visited Santa Barbara destinations. The Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara and the Santa Barbara Inn are near to the Lotusland. The Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara and the Best Western Plus Encina Inn & Suites, are close to the Santa Barbara Natural History Museum.

Situated 8 miles away from Santa Barbara is Santa Barbara Municipal Airport. Stay nearby at Pacifica Suites or Hampton Inn Goleta.