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Residence Inn by Marriott Santa Barbara Goleta
3 out of 5
1.7 mi from University of California
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The price is $232 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 1
4.6/5 Wonderful! (222 reviews)
"Very nice hotel and breakfast was great"

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2021

Residence Inn by Marriott Santa Barbara Goleta
Walk to Beach, Sleeps 5 to 6, Santa Barbara/Goleta
1 mi from University of California
4.9/5 Exceptional! (10 reviews)
A gem!
"My son and I decided to play golf for the week in Santa Barbara, CA. We wanted a quiet place to stay. This Goleta property is in a great location-near freeways, and convenient shopping, eating. The price was fair and this was a terrific value for the money. Santa Barbara is about 15 minutes away ..."

Reviewed on Sep 30, 2021

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Walk to Beach, Sleeps 5 to 6, Santa Barbara/Goleta
Super 8 by Wyndham Santa Barbara/Goleta
2 out of 5
2.6 mi from University of California
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The price is $118 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 1
3.5/5 Good! (960 reviews)
"The room was clean, stuff very nice and helpful"

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2021

Super 8 by Wyndham Santa Barbara/Goleta
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Courtyard Santa Barbara Goleta
3 out of 5
0.8 mi from University of California
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The price is $209 per night from Oct 31 to Oct 31
4.4/5 Excellent! (588 reviews)
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Reviewed on Oct 18, 2021

Courtyard Santa Barbara Goleta
Santa Barbara 4BR 2BA, Pool, Hot Tub, Beaches,Wineries, Sleep 9+, Best Value!
The price is $599 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 25
4.9/5 Exceptional! (95 reviews)
Goleta Trip
"The property was as advertised. Clean and the check-in process was straightforward and simple. The pool was very nice, and the property is easy to find and close to the airport and freeway. I would recommend this property."

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2021

Santa Barbara 4BR 2BA, Pool, Hot Tub, Beaches,Wineries, Sleep 9+, Best Value!
Executive Home, Walk to the beach
Kimpton Goodland, an IHG Hotel
4 out of 5
3.4 mi from University of California
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The price is $199 per night from Nov 7 to Nov 7
3.9/5 Good! (981 reviews)
"No comment"

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2021

Kimpton Goodland, an IHG Hotel
Beautiful Remodeled home
1.9 mi from University of California
4.7/5 Exceptional! (20 reviews)
Great neighborhood and property
"We stayed at the house over a long weekend in October. We were in Santa Barbara for a family wedding, so this was a great place for my family, my brother in law and my mother and father in law to stay in. Everyone had a room and there was still extra space to have even more people sleep over. The ..."

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2021

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Beautiful Remodeled home
Hilton Garden Inn Santa Barbara / Goleta
3 out of 5
1.1 mi from University of California
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The price is $229 per night from Oct 24 to Oct 24
4.3/5 Excellent! (610 reviews)
"Very poor cell service"

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2021

Hilton Garden Inn Santa Barbara / Goleta
Best Western Plus South Coast Inn
2.5 out of 5
3.4 mi from University of California
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The price is $178 per night from Nov 7 to Nov 7
4.3/5 Excellent! (957 reviews)
"Heated pool and spa use. Breakfast wasnt too shabby either and it had a comfy bed"

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2021

Best Western Plus South Coast Inn
Pacifica Suites
3.5 out of 5
3.5 mi from University of California
4.2/5 Excellent! (981 reviews)
"Beautiful grounds"

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2021

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Pacifica Suites
Hampton Inn Santa Barbara/Goleta
2.5 out of 5
3.1 mi from University of California
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The price is $158 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 1
4.2/5 Excellent! (982 reviews)
"Clean, quiet. Good breakfast. Probably not the best area. But rooms indoors so I felt safe."

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2021

Hampton Inn Santa Barbara/Goleta
A Comfortable Remodeled Family Retreat Just Minutes From all SB Attractions!
4.8/5 Exceptional! (23 reviews)
5 Star Place & 5 Star Hosts
"This is one of those times that you almost don't want to leave a review because you want to keep this perfect spot for your own future bookings... But Rick & Lynne were the best hosts with an ideal home for visiting UCSB & the Goleta / Santa Barbara Area - they deserve the recognition. What else ..."

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2021

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A Comfortable Remodeled Family Retreat Just Minutes From all SB Attractions!
UCSB Beach Park Home 2 Miles to UCSB & Beaches
Lemon Drop Bungalow Superb 3 BR Home/ Jacuzzi/ Great Location Santa Barbara
5/5 Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Great location and very homey
"Great house that feels very homey and is in a quiet neighborhood"

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2021

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Lemon Drop Bungalow Superb 3 BR Home/ Jacuzzi/ Great Location Santa Barbara
Motel 6 Goleta, CA - Santa Barbara
2 out of 5
3 mi from University of California
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The price is $99 per night from Nov 8 to Nov 8
3.3/5 (967 reviews)
"quiet, clean, and reasonably priced"

Reviewed on Sep 29, 2021

Motel 6 Goleta, CA - Santa Barbara
Ramada by Wyndham Santa Barbara
2.5 out of 5
5.5 mi from University of California
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The price is $195 per night from Nov 7 to Nov 7
4/5 Very Good! (991 reviews)
"Spacious rooms, friendly staff, nice property"

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2021

Ramada by Wyndham Santa Barbara
3  room  on  house close  to  the  Ocean  Hiking UCSB
Stunning 1 Bedroom Guest House
4.8 mi from University of California
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Stunning 1 Bedroom Guest House
The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara
5 out of 5
4.1 mi from University of California
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The price is $789 per night from Nov 21 to Nov 21
4.3/5 Excellent! (995 reviews)
"The hotel is right by the ocean and the property is beautiful!"

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2021

The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara
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University of California-Santa Barbara is located in a welcoming area of Isla Vista known for its beautiful beaches and bird watching. If you're looking for a convenient place to stay, you might search for properties close to public transportation so it's easy to get around.

Staying Near University of California-Santa Barbara

Pick from 26 hotels and accommodations within 5 miles of University of California-Santa Barbara, including these selections:

  • Hilton Garden Inn Santa Barbara / Goleta: This 3-star hotel features 2 restaurants, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. Our customers like its bar and pool.
  • Residence Inn by Marriott Santa Barbara Goleta: With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an outdoor pool, along with an in-room kitchenette. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and pool.
  • Pacifica Suites: This 3.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. Our customers like its beach locale and comfortable rooms.

Things to See and Do Near University of California-Santa Barbara

While you're in town visiting University of California-Santa Barbara, you can explore the sights within a couple miles of the area.

You'll want to browse the exhibits at Rancho La Patera and Stow House and South Coast Railroad Museum. Consider spending a leisurely afternoon outside at Goleta Point, Coal Oil Point Reserve, or Santa Barbara Orchid Estate. Explore nature at Goleta Beach and Goleta Butterfly Grove.

Glen Annie Golf Club, Center for Urban Agriculture at Fairview Gardens, and Sandpiper Golf Club are a few additional nearby sights. You might also stop by Upper State Street, located 6 mi (9.7 km) from University of California-Santa Barbara, or Santa Barbara City College which is 8.4 mi (13.5 km) away.

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