Santa Barbara Vacation Rentals

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Vacation Rentals in Santa Barbara

Tide Pool Villas
4.5 out of 5
26 Chapala St, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $129 per night from Dec 7 to Dec 8
$129
per night
Dec 7 - Dec 8
Stay at this 4.5-star luxury aparthotel in Santa Barbara. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Popular attractions MOXI, The Wolf Museum of Exploration ...
5/5 Exceptional! (2 reviews)
"We loved the location. But checking in is not on the property. But across the street with no clue as to what building that may be. Also one window did not have a curtain. Had to use a towel to block out the lights at night."

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2022

Tide Pool Villas
Rancho Oso RV & Camping Resort
2 out of 5
3750 Paradise Road, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105
The price is $193 per night from Dec 11 to Dec 12
$193
per night
Dec 11 - Dec 12
Stay at this family-friendly cabin in Santa Barbara. Enjoy free parking, 2 outdoor pools, and a business center. Our guests praise the pool and the comfy beds ...
4.4/5 Wonderful! (68 reviews)
wonderful and terrible
"The cabin we had was wonderful. Kitchen was stocked so well. It was clean and pleasant. However, if you advertise a restaurant and you are 17 MILES away from everything, that advertised restaurant better be open. We were panicked when the restaurant had not been open for over 1.5 years!!! The thought ..."

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2022

Rancho Oso RV & Camping Resort
AGAVE INN HOTEL
Santa Barbara, CA
The price is $400 per night from Dec 5 to Dec 6
$400
per night
Dec 5 - Dec 6
Stay at this hotel in Santa Barbara. Enjoy WiFi, 1 bedroom, and air conditioning. Popular attractions Santa Barbara Golf Club and Earl Warren Showgrounds are ...
4/5 Very Good! (1 review)
Clean room, super comfortable bed, very nice bathroom.
"Great little Inn for a one to two day stay. Awesome bed, not many decorations like the listing but staff was friendly and very helpful."

Reviewed on Apr 6, 2021

AGAVE INN HOTEL

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Mariposa- One Bedroom Flat; sweet getaway by the Beach!  newly renovated beauty
The price is $235 per night from Dec 5 to Dec 6
$235
per night
Dec 5 - Dec 6
Stay at this apartment in Santa Barbara. Enjoy free WiFi, a beach locale, and onsite parking. Our guests praise the comfy beds in our reviews. Popular attractions ...
4.8/5 Exceptional! (111 reviews)
Nice Place, but A Few Issues
"This is a unique, little apartment across the street from the beach. We had a few issues though. The primary issue was the fact that there is no heat in this apartment. If you're here in the summer, it's fine. But if your here in the winter, you're going to be cold. There's a small vintage looking ..."

Reviewed on Nov 28, 2022

Mariposa- One Bedroom Flat; sweet getaway by the Beach! newly renovated beauty
Hobbit House on Miramar Beach
3.5 out of 5
1512 Miramar Beach Road, Santa Barbara, CA, 93108
Stay at this 3.5-star vacation home in Santa Barbara. Enjoy an outdoor pool, a restaurant, and an in-room DVD player. Popular attractions Miramar Beach and Hammond's ...
Hobbit House on Miramar Beach
Mission Bungalow
4 out of 5
1929 Bath Street, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101
Stay at this 4-star vacation home in Santa Barbara. Enjoy a restaurant, a garden, and private yards. Popular attractions Arlington Theater and Santa Barbara ...
Mission Bungalow
- 101 Peaceful unit
Santa Barbara, CA
The price is $185 per night from Dec 5 to Dec 6
$185
per night
Dec 5 - Dec 6
Stay at this apartment in Santa Barbara. Enjoy WiFi, onsite parking, and a TV. Popular attractions Santa Barbara Zoo and Cabrillo Pavillion are located nearby. ...
4.6/5 Wonderful! (27 reviews)
Perfect cozy spot with great accessibility to downtown!
"We came and stayed in this cute cozy spot for a wedding at the Santa Barbara Courthouse. It was perfect! Easy entrance, A/C unit and everything else you may need for a quick trip! Definitely recommend this spot."

Reviewed on Sep 19, 2022

- 101 Peaceful unit
Channel Drive
3.5 out of 5
940 Channel Drive, Santa Barbara, CA, 93108
Stay at this 3.5-star vacation home in Santa Barbara. Enjoy free parking, a restaurant, and a spa tub. Popular attractions Andree Clark Bird Refuge and Butterfly ...
Channel Drive
BABY DUX - HIP HIDEAWAY ON THE URBAN WINE TRAIL
The price is $160 per night from Dec 5 to Dec 6
$160
per night
Dec 5 - Dec 6
Stay at this family-friendly apartment in Santa Barbara. Enjoy free WiFi, a water park, and onsite parking. Our guests praise the convenient parking and the ...
4.9/5 Exceptional! (84 reviews)
Great place for quick stay . . .
"We did a quick overnight for The Chicks concert at the SBBowl, which we walked to. This place was perfect and very comfortable for our needs. Close to great food and wineries as well."

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2022

BABY DUX - HIP HIDEAWAY ON THE URBAN WINE TRAIL
Attached Unit, a few minute walk from the Beach
The price is $165 per night from Dec 5 to Dec 6
$165
per night
Dec 5 - Dec 6
Stay at this vacation home in Santa Barbara. Enjoy free WiFi, onsite parking, and a Smart TV. Popular attractions Santa Barbara Orchid Estate and More Mesa Beach ...
5/5 Exceptional! (6 reviews)
Beautiful, clean, great location!
"My favorite VRBO I’ve stayed in. I have rental units so I appreciate a clean well stocked VRBO. The location is a few blocks to a private beach surrounded by luxury homes. The Host James was really communicative, I had everything I needed and was very comfortable. I’ll be back again real soon!"

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2022

Attached Unit, a few minute walk from the Beach
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Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort

Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort

4 out of 5
633 E Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103
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Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort
Hyatt Place Santa Barbara

Hyatt Place Santa Barbara

3.5 out of 5
4111 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA, 93110
Fully refundable
Hyatt Place Santa Barbara
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Choosing the perfect Santa Barbara (and vicinity) rental

Instead of staying at a crowded hotel, book your vacation rental at a private residence for more personal space. You can stay at one of Santa Barbara (and vicinity)'s 5 vacation rentals available on Expedia.com.

Shoppers, foodies, and history buffs are in for a treat, while all visitors will find something at this walkable beach destination to delight in. Family vacationers can have fun at the area's attractions like the gardens and museums, in addition to trying a popular local activity like biking. Grown-ups might appreciate the wineries in town, and maybe find some time for watching a romantic sunset.

Dining in Santa Barbara (and vicinity)

Santa Barbara (and vicinity) is recognized for its cafés. Popular restaurants include Backyard Bowls, South Coast Deli, and Savoy Cafe & Deli. If you prefer a home-cooked meal, you'll find that most vacation rentals come with full-size kitchens.

Sightseeing around Santa Barbara (and vicinity)

Some of the top sights in Santa Barbara (and vicinity) include Presidio Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County Courthouse, and Mission Santa Barbara. Ready for some fun for the whole family? Check out Santa Barbara Zoo, Ty Warner Sea Center, and Center for Urban Agriculture at Fairview Gardens. It's easy to spend your day (or days) basking in the sun at Leadbetter Beach, Thousand Steps Beach, or Arroyo Burro Beach. To experience the area's cultural highlights, look for Santa Barbara Museum of Art and Santa Barbara Natural History Museum. If shopping is on the agenda, consider a stop at Paseo Nuevo Mall or La Arcada.

Exploring the Santa Barbara (and vicinity) area

If you need to travel outside the region, catch a train from Santa Barbara Station, Goleta Station, or Carpinteria Station.

Booking your rental on Expedia

Easily and safely book a vacation rental in Santa Barbara (and vicinity) on Expedia. We can help you contact the property owner directly to make any special arrangements. You're sure to have a memorable vacation with all of the amenities available in your short-term rental.

Frequently asked questions

Can I find vacation rentals in Santa Barbara?

Yes, we offer vacation rentals in Santa Barbara near Earl Warren Showgrounds, or you can go with a more remote option if you're looking for extra privacy while you relax. Visitors like the array of shops and scenic seaside in Santa Barbara. While you're here, grab a bite or have a drink at the wineries and charming cafes.

What are some of the best vacation rentals that Santa Barbara has to offer?

Hobbit House on Miramar Beach: Visitors review this Santa Barbara vacation home rental favorably. It is located near the beach and has an outdoor pool, a fireplace, and a TV to put you at ease in your new surroundings. Kitchen amenities include a dishwasher, a stovetop, and a microwave. Make the most of the balcony in this rental home to help you unwind. Another good choice for your trip to Santa Barbara is Sleek and Modern Bunk Room on SB’s State Street.

How many vacation rentals are there in Santa Barbara?

Choose from 621 Expedia vacation rentals in Santa Barbara for a memorable vacation.

What can I see and do in Santa Barbara?

Santa Barbara Zoo and Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Sea Center are a couple of family-friendly sights, whereas cultural attractions include Granada Theatre and Arlington Theater. Santa Barbara County Courthouse and Lobero Theater are other places to visit while you're in town.

What are vacation rentals like in Santa Barbara?

Vacation rentals are privately owned properties you can stay in for a short or long stay in Santa Barbara. Vacation rentals offer extras like kitchens and laundry facilities so you'll feel just like you're staying in your own home. If you're concerned about a clean environment, vacation rentals can provide a sense of safety away from public hotel elevators and busy reception areas while still allowing you the enjoyment of travel. You'll also get more space in a vacation rental than in a hotel, which is another reason why a vacation rental is an attractive option for a family trip.

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