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Hotels near Carpinteria State Beach

Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria South $80
Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria South

Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria South

5550 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria
     
    2.6
    of 5, from 10 reviews
    2.0 out of 5.0

    Situated by the ocean, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Tar Pits Park, Carpinteria State Beach, and Carpinteria Seal Sanctuary. Tomol Interpretive Play Area and Los Padres National Forest are also within 3 mi (5 km).

    Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria North $80
    Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria North

    Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria North

    4200 Via Real, Carpinteria
       
      3.8
      of 5, from 12 reviews
      2.0 out of 5.0

      Situated in Carpinteria, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Los Padres National Forest, Carpinteria State Beach, and Tomol Interpretive Play Area. Seaside Gardens and Santa Barbara Polo & Racquet Club are also within 3 mi (5 km).

      Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn $135
      Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn

      Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn

      4558 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria
         
        3.4
        of 5, from 33 reviews
        2.5 out of 5.0

        Convenient to US-101, this Spanish-style hotel is half a mile from Carpinteria's famed beach and close to the Santa Ynez Mountains; Santa Barbara lies within 8 miles.

        Beach Haven Condo Get Rates
        Beach Haven Condo

        Beach Haven Condo

        231 Linden Avenue 6, Carpinteria
           
          3.5 out of 5.0

          Situated in Carpinteria, this condo building is steps from Carpinteria State Beach and Tomol Interpretive Play Area. Tar Pits Park and Carpinteria Seal Sanctuary are also within 2 mi (3 km).

          Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carpinteria Get Rates
          Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carpinteria

          Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carpinteria

          5606 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria
             
            4.4
            of 5, from 26 reviews
            2.5 out of 5.0

            Situated near the beach, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Tar Pits Park, Carpinteria State Beach, and Carpinteria Seal Sanctuary. Tomol Interpretive Play Area and Los Padres National Forest are also within 3 mi (5 km).

            Sugar Shack Get Rates
            Sugar Shack

            Sugar Shack

            220 Elm Ave, Carpinteria
               
              3.5 out of 5.0

              Situated in Carpinteria, this condo building is within a 5-minute walk of Tomol Interpretive Play Area and Carpinteria State Beach. Tar Pits Park and Carpinteria Seal Sanctuary are also within 2 mi (3 km).

              Fun and Retro Rental Conveniently Close to Santa Barbara! Get Rates
              Fun and Retro Rental Conveniently Close to Santa Barbara!

              Fun and Retro Rental Conveniently Close to Santa Barbara!

              220 Elm Ave., #20, Carpinteria
                 
                0.0 out of 5.0

                Situated in Carpinteria, this apartment building is within a 5-minute walk of Tomol Interpretive Play Area and Carpinteria State Beach. Tar Pits Park and Carpinteria Seal Sanctuary are also within 2 mi (3 km).

                Chic 2 Bedroom Condo by the Sea, a few Steps Away From White Sand Beach Get Rates
                Chic 2 Bedroom Condo by the Sea, a few Steps Away From White Sand Beach

                Chic 2 Bedroom Condo by the Sea, a few Steps Away From White Sand Beach

                , Carpinteria
                   
                  0.0 out of 5.0

                  Located in the heart of Carpinteria, this condo building is within a 5-minute walk of Carpinteria State Beach and Tomol Interpretive Play Area. Tar Pits Park and Carpinteria Seal Sanctuary are also within 2 mi (3 km).

                  Walk TO THE Beach-- Cute 2 Bedroom Condo Get Rates
                  Walk TO THE Beach-- Cute 2 Bedroom Condo

                  Walk TO THE Beach-- Cute 2 Bedroom Condo

                  , Carpinteria
                     
                    0.0 out of 5.0

                    Situated in Carpinteria, this condo building is within a 5-minute walk of Tomol Interpretive Play Area and Carpinteria State Beach. Tar Pits Park and Carpinteria Seal Sanctuary are also within 2 mi (3 km).

                    Gorgeous House Walk to the Beach Get Rates
                    Gorgeous House Walk to the Beach

                    Gorgeous House Walk to the Beach

                    , Carpinteria
                       
                      0.0 out of 5.0

                      Situated in Carpinteria, this vacation home is within a 5-minute walk of Tomol Interpretive Play Area and Carpinteria State Beach. Tar Pits Park and Carpinteria Seal Sanctuary are also within 2 mi (3 km).

                      Charming Townhouse- Walk to the Beach Get Rates
                      Charming Townhouse- Walk to the Beach

                      Charming Townhouse- Walk to the Beach

                      , Carpinteria
                         
                        0.0 out of 5.0

                        Located in the heart of Carpinteria, this vacation home is within a 5-minute walk of Tomol Interpretive Play Area and Carpinteria State Beach. Tar Pits Park and Carpinteria Seal Sanctuary are also within 2 mi (3 km).

                        Classic California Beach Town Getaway Get Rates
                        Classic California Beach Town Getaway

                        Classic California Beach Town Getaway

                        , Carpinteria
                           
                          0.0 out of 5.0

                          Located in Carpinteria, this beachfront condo building is in the city center and within a 10-minute walk of Tomol Interpretive Play Area and Carpinteria State Beach. Tar Pits Park and Carpinteria Seal Sanctuary are also within 2 mi (3 km).

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                          Carpinteria State Beach Hotel & Travel Guide

                          What's stopping you? Carpinteria State Beach was made to be seen.

                          You can see it in Santa Barbara, a dynamic city that offers travelers a great range of exciting attractions.

                          Wondering where you can spend a night or more? You'll discover 4 nearby hotels where you can enjoy a comfortable night's sleep. You might like the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carpinteria and Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn. You'll find them within 2 miles (3 kilometers) of Carpinteria State Beach.

                          Looking for a more affordable place to sleep? Luckily enough, there are some budget hotels a short stroll away. A couple of examples are the Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria South and the Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria North, which are located 0.6 miles (1.0 kilometer) and 1 mile (2 kilometers) away, respectively.

                          A couple of nights at the Inn on Summer Hill is well worth every penny. It's the one top-rated hotel in the area, situated 5 miles (8 kilometers) away.

                          In need of a coffee or two, a treat or a special something to keep you on the go? Esau's Cafe is a warm and welcoming place to have a quick bite and it's close to Carpinteria State Beach. If you'd like something a bit more filling, The Spot is also nearby with a great variety of tasty meals. At the end of the day, you can toast the cherished memories that you've made at Giannfranco's Trattoria - Italian Restaurant, which is also at your fingertips.

                          Other Things to Do Near Carpinteria State Beach

                          When you're done with Carpinteria State Beach, why not stop by some other attractions? Here are a few places to get you started:

                          • Do you want to escape the flurry and fuss of the city streets? Go for a stroll in Tomol Interpretive Play Area, an urban sanctuary.
                          • With helpful staff and a range of activities, you'll have a great day making a splash at Santa Barbara Surf School.
                          • If you're hoping to visit a quiet place where you'll have the chance to learn and challenge your intellect, head over to Friends of the Library Used Bookstore, a local library featuring notable collections and resources.
                          • Learn a great deal about the fascinating animals living at Carpinteria Seal Sanctuary, a highly respected animal sanctuary.
                          • Whether you are interested in botany or just the beauty of nature, Seaside Gardens is a splendid place to spend a few hours.

                          When you've done enough exploring, catch the metro at Carpinteria, 0.4 miles (0.6 kilometers) away from Carpinteria State Beach.

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