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- 101 Peaceful Unit -
0.2 mi from Santa Barbara Zoo
The price is $150 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (4 reviews)
Clean, quiet place

"Pleasant place to spend the night. It is small but has everything you need."…"

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2019

- 101 Peaceful Unit -
Close Walk To E. Beach 2 Bed,1 Ba @ Cocovillasb Rentals 30/ngt Minim.,clean,saf
4.7/5Exceptional! (15 reviews)
Apartment near East Beach

"The apartment was clean and spacious and less than a mile walk to beach. Also close to grocery stores and easy access to 101 and downtown area. Was very helpful to have the 2 car garage to pull into every time we arrived home and not have to worry about finding a parking space on the street. Owners ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 6, 2019

Close Walk To E. Beach 2 Bed,1 Ba @ Cocovillasb Rentals 30/ngt Minim.,clean,saf
Santa Barbara House
3 out of 5
0.3 mi from Santa Barbara Zoo
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $259 per night
3.5/5Good! (1,000 reviews)

"The beach view was incredible. Hearing the ocean when waking up and going to sleep was like a dream. The room was big and clean. Very good experience!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2020

Santa Barbara House
2 Bed 1 Ba,grand Pa's Cottage, Long Term Vacation Rentasl,on a Budget? $99/night
No reviews
Highly Recommend! Dog friendly cottage near the 101 and East Beach.

"I rented the house for a month while in town for work. I had my 2 dogs with me and my family would visit on the weekends. It's in a family neighborhood that is quiet at night. Very easy to get to the 101 freeway. Close to Trader Joe's and other stores. 5 minute drive to downtown Santa Barbara. Near ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 6, 2017

2 Bed 1 Ba,grand Pa's Cottage, Long Term Vacation Rentasl,on a Budget? $99/night
The Inn at East Beach
2.5 out of 5
0.3 mi from Santa Barbara Zoo
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $126 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (996 reviews)

"It has nice location, clean, quiet, very nice staff."…"

Reviewed on Jul 5, 2020

The Inn at East Beach
Corona Del Mar - 5 Br Home
4 out of 5
0.6 mi from Santa Barbara Zoo
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Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara
3 out of 5
0.3 mi from Santa Barbara Zoo
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $155 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (552 reviews)

"My husband and I were celebrating our anniversary and Pacific Crest Hotel was the perfect getaway. Jennifer and Greg were the perfect hosts. They were welcoming, informative about things to do in the area, and super nice. Our room was clean, nicely decorated, and very comfortable. Thank you Jennifer ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Inn
4 out of 5
0.4 mi from Santa Barbara Zoo
The price is $358 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (981 reviews)

"Staffs were all wearing masks and nice. Not crowded. Able to keep distance. Room was very clean. Able to access to outside and balcony. Only thing my kids complained there was small pool. Ocean water was cold but good ocean front location."…"

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

Santa Barbara Inn
Blue Sands Inn
4 out of 5
0.4 mi from Santa Barbara Zoo
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $179 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (369 reviews)

"Location close to shopping, beach and dining, quiet, clean, good parking, friendly staff, easy check-in and out, pool is available"…"

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2020

Blue Sands Inn
Motel 6 Santa Barbara, CA - Beach
2 out of 5
0.3 mi from Santa Barbara Zoo
Free Cancellation
The price is $110 per night
3.3/5 (995 reviews)

"It was very nice! I wish they had a small frig but everything else was nice"…"

Reviewed on Jun 20, 2020

Motel 6 Santa Barbara, CA - Beach
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Santa Barbara Zoo is located in a walkable area of Santa Barbara known for its beautiful beaches and picturesque gardens. The neighborhood is home to 43 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that works for your stay.

Staying Near Santa Barbara Zoo

You can choose from 14 hotels and other accommodations within a mile of Santa Barbara Zoo, including these options:

  • Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort: This 4-star hotel features a full-service spa, 2 restaurants, and an outdoor pool. Our customers like its family-friendly amenities and comfortable, quiet rooms.
  • Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara: With a stay at this 4-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to 2 restaurants and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and bar.
  • The Inn at East Beach: This 2.5-star motel features free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. Our customers like its family-friendly amenities and beach locale.

Things to See and Do Near Santa Barbara Zoo

While you're in town visiting Santa Barbara Zoo, you can explore the sights within a few miles of the area.

You'll want to browse the collections at Santa Barbara Art Foundry, Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, and Ty Warner Sea Center. El Presidio de Santa Barbara State Historic Park, De la Guerra Plaza, and Casa de la Guerra are landmarks that you won't want to miss. You can check out the local talent at Santa Barbara Bowl, Lobero Theater, and Granada Theatre.

If you want to see more of the surrounding area, you might plan a visit to Stearns Wharf and Santa Barbara City College. Upper State Street is also located 4.7 mi (7.6 km) from Santa Barbara Zoo, and Carpinteria State Beach is 8.5 mi (13.7 km) away.

Traveling around Santa Barbara Zoo

With so many choices for transportation, seeing the area around Santa Barbara Zoo is a breeze. If you want to venture outside of the area, ride aboard one of the trains from Santa Barbara Station. You can learn about water travel options at the port.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Santa Barbara Zoo?
Santa Barbara Zoo is located in a walkable area of Santa Barbara known for its beautiful beaches and popular zoo. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 34 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
What's the best place to stay near Santa Barbara Zoo?
Adjacent to Santa Barbara Zoo, Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. Other good choices within a short distance include Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort and Santa Barbara Inn.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Santa Barbara Zoo, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most hotel room reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of check in. If you have a non-refundable reservation, it may still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Plug in your dates, click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to review the best deals near Santa Barbara Zoo.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip in the area near Santa Barbara Zoo?
To find more details about changing or cancelling your stay near Santa Barbara Zoo, head over to our customer service page.
What can I see and do near Santa Barbara Zoo?
You’ll want to browse the collections at Presidio Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, and MOXI, The Wolf Museum of Exploration + Innovation. Explore notable local landmarks like Santa Barbara County Courthouse, Mission Santa Barbara, and Casa Del Herrero. You can catch a show at Santa Barbara Bowl, Lobero Theater, and Arlington Theater.

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