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Hotels in Santa Barbara start at $59 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.


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California Dream’n – The Iconic Road Trip Along the Pacific Coast Highway

A road trip is a great way to get away and see the sights — and the Pacific Coast Highway is a particularly beautiful route. We’ve partnered with Julia Dimon of Travel Junkie Julia as she explores the iconic California coast. Picture the silhouette of a lone cypress tree against a backdrop of endless ocean, […]

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Family-Friendly Things to Do in Carpinteria

If you’re heading to L.A., why not plan a stop in nearby Carpinteria? We’ve partnered with California local expert Pattie Cordova from Living Mi Vida Loca as she shares her favorite ways to spend a sunny afternoon in this kid-approved escape.  Just a few miles north of Los Angeles is Carpinteria, a small smoke-free beach town where neighbors know one […]

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A Kid-Friendly Ojai Getaway

Eric Stoen of Travel Babbo has traveled to 43 countries with his three kids (7, 9 and 11), but likes Southern California road trips just as much as faraway adventures. Ojai is his favorite California getaway.  Ojai with Kids Ojai, California has long been a perfect Los Angeles weekend getaway. The town of 7,500 is less than two hours from LA, but […]

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Our Guide To Santa Barbara Hotels

Santa Barbara is known as the Riviera of the West, and its combination of excellent wineries, idyllic coastline, cultural institutions, and stunning architecture gives it a beauty and charm found nowhere else. Just 100 miles from Los Angeles, Santa Barbara differs tremendously from its neighbor, and its unique character pulls you in immediately. Needless to say, you may have trouble leaving.

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Out and About in Santa Barbara

After settling in at your Santa Barbara hotel, start your trip with some cultural lessons. Definitely visit Mission Santa Barbara, California's "Queen of Missions," and make some time to see other attractions such as soul-satisfying Santa Barbara Botanic Garden and the Santa Barbara Museum of Art. Once you've checked these off your list, it's time to play.

There are many Santa Barbara beach hotels, and that's because much of life here revolves around the sea. Shop at Stearns Wharf, play volleyball on East Beach, go surfing, and kayak in Channel Islands National Park. After that, relax by going to a winery to sample unforgettable wines and with weather that's almost always agreeable year-round you're bound to find a good seat outside. You can then end your eventful day with a sunset walk on the beach - a must when in Santa Barbara.

Eating and Drinking

From fresh seafood to noteworthy Mexican and French cuisine, you can delight in the culinary scene of Santa Barbara. Once night falls, you'll have many choices for having a good night out. Plenty of hotels in Santa Barbara have great drinking establishments, and you may even be able to find one with a rooftop view.

Santa Barbara boasts small-town charm and big-city amenities. So, plan your trip here early by searching for deals on the best Santa Barbara hotels. From cheap lodgings to exquisite Santa Barbara B&B's, you can find it on Travelocity.

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