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Sideways Inn

Sideways Inn

114 E Highway 246, Buellton
2.0 out of 5.0
1.0 out of 5 (1 reviews)

Situated in Buellton, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Mendenhall's Museum of Gasoline Pumps & Petroliana and Valley Holistic Healing Center. OstrichLand ...

$75

$75
Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn

Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn

4558 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria
3.0 out of 5.0
3.4 out of 5 (33 reviews)

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 ...

Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn -nice hotel next to beach, great staff, pool was heated and my kids loved it.
  Apr 24, 2017

$149

$149
Brisas del Mar, Inn at the Beach

Brisas del Mar, Inn at the Beach

223 Castillo St, Santa Barbara
3.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (30 reviews)

Located in a quiet residential neighborhood, Brisas del Mar, Inn at the Beach, is just a 5-minute walk from Santa Barbara harbor and the beach. It’s a 10-minute ...

Charming stay, walk to the beach and harborWhat a great find! This small inn is welcoming and pleasant, with complimentary bottle of champagne, breakfast, daily afternoon wine and cheese reception, and cookies in the evening. Bicycles are available for guest use, which was a very popular choice around the waterfront area. The room was far ...
  Sep 24, 2015

$232

$232
Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria South

Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria South

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

Situated by the ocean, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Friends of the Library Used Bookstore, Tar Pits Park, and Santa Barbara Surf School. Carpinteria ...

SparseThe room was very plain and modest. Did have beds though. No shampoo provided. no noise from freeway or street.
  Mar 15, 2017

$70

$70
Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara

Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara

1111 E Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara
4.0 out of 5.0
3.0 out of 5 (17 reviews)

Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara is just across the road from East Beach, and a 5-minute walk from Santa Barbara Zoo. The MTD Waterfront Shuttle can whisk guests ...

Beautiful beach viewExcellent in every way , restaurants , large rooms , helpful staff , public transportation access/city shuttle . The original hotel from 1930's offers a special charm .
  Dec 4, 2016

$177

$177
Ramada Santa Barbara

Ramada Santa Barbara

4770 Calle Real, Santa Barbara
2.5 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (65 reviews)

Just off US-101, this Ramada hotel is 4.5 miles from Santa Barbara Municipal airport, Goleta Beach, and UC Santa Barbara.

Decent hotel about ten min from downtownThe hotel itself, though a bit outdated was still in decent condition. The rooms and bathroom were clean. The bathroom could use a deep clean, as the shower head had water residue, but it was usable. The bed was comfortable, and the patio appeared clean (though I didn't go all the way outside). The ...
  Sep 5, 2016

$152

$152
Best Western Plus Encina Inn & Suites

Best Western Plus Encina Inn & Suites

2220 Bath Street, Santa Barbara
3.5 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (20 reviews)

Best Western Plus Encina Inn & Suites is in downtown Santa Barbara, on a quaint street lined with century-old buildings. Guests can drive 5 minutes to Old Mission ...

Amazing Stay! Forgot it was a Best Western!The hotel was so quaint and the staff were so friendly and helpful, it didn't feel like we were staying in a Best Western, but more a unique, cozy Inn! Rooms were a bit dated, but very clean and comfortable. Was great having a restaurant onsite too! Good food and very reasonable prices. Being walking ...
  Aug 30, 2016

$189

$189
Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria North

Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria North

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

Situated in Carpinteria, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Tomol Interpretive Play Area, Friends of the Library Used Bookstore, and Seaside Gardens. Santa ...

Very Cleanwas nice to have a simple clean room - this is a no frills hotel and we knew that going in. We got what we were looking for - clean sheets clean room - clean towels.
  Apr 3, 2017

$70

$70
Hadsten House

Hadsten House

1450 Mission Dr, Solvang
3.5 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (41 reviews)

This boutique hotel is in the Danish village of Solvang within the Santa Ynez Valley wine country featuring over 30 wineries. The beach is 15 miles away and ...

Love this hotel!We have stayed here a few times now. Just my husband and I, as well as with our kids. The staff has always been friendly and accommodating. The rooms are neat and clean and we love the decor. It's got a little something extra special that makes you feel like your not just staying at a generic motel. ...
  Jul 13, 2017

$144

$144
Kimpton Canary Hotel

Kimpton Canary Hotel

31 W Carrillo St, Santa Barbara
4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (10 reviews)

Evocative of a Spanish manor, this sophisticated urban retreat is a half-block from State Street, with its open-air shopping plazas, restaurants, shops, and ...

SB Down Town Get AwayThe hotel and staff was amazing, the ease of getting around was great and still tucked away from the hustle and madness of the down town noise and traffic. I would highly recommend this hotel to anybody want to enjoy a romantic, or Business trip or just to get away and enjoy city life with a small ...
  Oct 31, 2015

$327

$327
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Santa Barbara Pet Friendly Hotel Guide

You feel more relaxed than you have in months as you stroll along the sands of Arroyo Burro Beach. After a long day of much-deserved pampering, you’re out here to catch another one of California’s famous sunsets. And who’s here with you, leaving a trail of paw prints, quickly washed away by the waves? None other than your cuddly companion who’s somehow having an even better time here than you are. When you book your trip to Santa Barbara, pet-friendly hotels let you and your much loved animal have the time of your lives.

Before booking your stay in one of the Santa Barbara dog friendly hotels, there are a couple of things you might be curious about:

What are some of the best restaurants in downtown Santa Barbara to take your dog?

There’s no shortage of dog-friendly restaurants or dog-friendly hotels in Santa Barbara:

  • The Brewhouse: This American bistro makes its own beer and welcomes you and your animal to enjoy live music Wednesday through Saturday.
  • The Lark: An award-winning wine restaurant, the Lark invites you and Sparky to join them in the “Funk Zone,” one of the hippest parts of town.
  • Mesa Cafe & Bar: Sample local specialties alongside your doggie at this family-friendly eatery that’s open until 10 p.m.
  • Santa Barbara FisHouse: Situated right on SB’s waterfront, this authentic dog-friendly seafood spot offers plenty of locally caught dishes sure to delight.
  • Scarlett Begonia: Foodies and Fidos should swing by this swanky joint to sample creative dishes you won’t find anywhere else in town.
  • Tupelo Junction Café: Enjoy the laidback atmosphere alongside your pet at this southern-inspired diner that’s open daily.

Wondering what to do in Santa Barbara at night with your dog?

  • Douglas Family Preserve: Also known as the Wilcox Property, this dog-friendly public park overlooking the ocean is open till 10 p.m. every night.
  • Pali Wine Company: This winery’s Fido-friendly tasting room is locally loved and open until the early evening all year long.
  • Sunset Kidd Sailing Cruises: Start the night off right by catching a sunset with Spot while aboard one of these evening cruises that feature a full bar.
  • Oceanfront Trail: So long as you keep Lucky on a leash, the two of you can explore Santa Barbara’s coast while listening to the waves.
  • Hale Park: At the base of Montecito Peak, this verdant park invites you and your dog to visit anytime.

When you use Travelocity to book a stay at the Belmond El Encanto, La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara, or any of the other pet-friendly hotels in Santa Barbara, you and your cuddly companion can enjoy the local beauty and unwind on your own time. Our search tool makes it easy to find the perfect place to stay, regardless of the of amenities you seek. Book now, and you’ll be kicking back in Santa Barbara before you know it.