Goleta hotels

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What travelers to Goleta are saying

Make sure you stop at Goleta Coffee Company down the street. They have the biggest most amazing butter croissants in the world!
Stash Aug 11, 2015
Fun town, a lot of amenities .
Terri L. Oct 26, 2015
great fun!!
betty b. Nov 9, 2015


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Travel to Goleta, California

Goleta is a beautiful destination in southern California that has scenic attractions including migrating butterflies and large parks. The city regularly serves as the gateway to the greater Santa Barbara area for visitors. Orbitz.com can help you find the best Goleta hotels to suit your needs during your travel to this recreational destination.

Airport Convenience

Those looking for the convenience of staying close to the Santa Barbara Municipal Airport should consider the Super 8 Santa Barbara/Goleta. The hotel offers high-speed Internet for business travelers and accommodations beginning as low as $95 per night. The hotel may be reached for additional information at (805) 967-5591. It is located at 6021 Hollister Avenue. The airport area is also home to the South Coast Railroad Museum. The museum allows visitors to learn more about the history of the development of the railroad. People of all ages come to the museum to discover how steam engines have become modern locomotives. The museum also houses the Goleta Depot, a historic location found on the National Register of Historic Places. Food options in this area include McDonalds for fast food, fancier dining at the Pattaya Bar and Grill, and healthy dining options at the Natural Café. The hotel lies on Hollister Avenue in Goleta, which provides a wealth of dining options for those looking for almost any style of cuisine.

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Highway 1 lies at the heart of the city, and rooms in Goleta typically lie along this major stretch. The major thoroughfare can be used to reach Goleta’s famous Ellwood Mesa Open Space, where monarch butterflies make a major migration every year. The road also leads to the historic Rancho La Patera battle site. Events held throughout the year take place at these two major destinations. The Open Space hosts walking tours and visits of the butterflies during the winter months, and the Rancho La Patera allows visitors to learn more about the Japanese shelling of the region during WWII. Festivals include the Old Time Fiddler’s Convention and Festival and the Holiday at the Ranch. Many visitors to the city find accommodations in this popular area. Hotels in this area include the Best Western Plus South Coast Inn with rates beginning at $113 per night and the Courtyard Santa Barbara Goleta with rates as low as $229 per night. The Courtyard is located at 401 Storke Road and can be reached at (805) 968-8500. Best Western is found at 5620 Calle Real, and its telephone number is (805) 967-3200. Best Western is located near the city’s best golfing locations. Food in the area ranges from traditional fast food to specialty dining at locations including Santa Barbara Ming Dynasty and the Kahuna Grill in the University Plaza Shopping Center.

Enjoying Your Trip to Goleta

Goleta offers visitors a chance to experience a region rich in history and take in beautiful scenes rarely found in other locales. Let Orbitz.com help you find the best Goleta hotels and attractions to create the perfect visit to the gateway to the Santa Barbara region of southern California.

Recently booked Goleta hotels

Hotel Last booked Stars Price from
Courtyard Santa Barbara Goleta 9 hours ago 3 stars $226
Super 8 Santa Barbara/Goleta 6 days ago 2 stars $85
BEST WESTERN PLUS South Coast Inn 7 days ago 3 stars $144
The Goodland a Kimpton Hotel 12 days ago 4 stars $157
Hampton Inn Santa Barbara/Goleta 24 days ago 3 stars $220
Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Goleta 24 days ago 1 star $79

Recently Rated Goleta Hotels

Hotel Reviews Stars Price from
Super 8 Santa Barbara/Goleta
2.9 / 5
38 reviews
2 stars $85
Courtyard Santa Barbara Goleta
4.7 / 5
3 reviews
3 stars $226
Hampton Inn Santa Barbara/Goleta
4.2 / 5
26 reviews
3 stars $220
4.0 / 5
85 reviews
3 stars $144
The Goodland a Kimpton Hotel
2.5 / 5
6 reviews
4 stars $157
Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Goleta
3.0 / 5
69 reviews
1 star $79

Featured Goleta Hotels

From $103

1 Holiday Inn Express SANTA BARBARA

3 stars
3.9 / 5 33 reviews


Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and has earned a "Santa Barbara Beautiful" award. The hotel was remodeled in 2005 with wrought iron railings,...

Perfect couple getaway
The hotel was great! Amazing service! The room was very cozy and modern. Walls are a little thin.. The location was the best part, the pier two blocks away and the night life also within walking...
Dec 13, 2015
From $146

2 Lavender Inn by the Sea

3 stars
4.2 / 5 67 reviews

206 Castillo St.

Tasty Treats!

Formerly the Colonial Beach Inn, the Lavender Inn by the Sea is two blocks from West Beach. Surrounded by lavender flowers, the inn provides many little luxuries. Touches like afternoon wine and...

Excellent location, friendly staff, reasonable price
Very nice and helpful staff. Room is very clean. Hotel is only a short walk from the beach and wharf.
Sep 25, 2015
From $194

3 Pacifica Suites

3 stars
4.1 / 5 39 reviews

5490 Hollister Ave.

Pacifica Suites is located on beautifully landscaped grounds lined with apple trees and flowering gardens. The hotel is outside most of the bustle of the city, giving guests restful nights. An...

A hidden getaway just outside of Downtown Santa Barbara
I was so pleased by this hotel's everything. The grounds are beautiful, well-maintained, and we found out about the old Sexton family history, they kept the old structure and windmill. The suite we...
Oct 27, 2015
From $153

4 Montecito Inn

4 stars
4.3 / 5 95 reviews

1295 Coast Village Road

Charlie Chaplin built the Montecito Inn in Santa Barbara in 1928. The building was constructed using Spanish-style architecture. The completely renovated hotel offers top luxury in its 61...

Nice little hotel
The hotel is very appealing. Nicely decorated, very comfortable. Service staff very polite. Great location. Amazing linens! Put $60 on my card for incidentals and two days later still have not...
Dec 20, 2015
From $169

5 Inn by the Harbor

3 stars
3.7 / 5 52 reviews

433 W. Montecito St.

Tasty Treats!

The Inn by the Harbor is just two blocks from West Beach in Santa Barbara and a short walk to the yacht harbor and waterfront restaurants. Built in a Spanish Colonial style with winding staircases,...

Awesome getaway
The hotel was really nice and relaxing. Loved the complimentary foods they offered. The staff was great! Will come back for sure!!
Dec 22, 2015
From $226

6 Courtyard Santa Barbara Goleta

3 stars
4.7 / 5 3 reviews


Rate Includes Breakfast

On the eastern side of Santa Barbara is the quiet community of Goleta where you can book your stay at Hotel Goleta. The hotel is a Courtyard Marriott property that includes quaint rooms that have a...

Rowing Reunion
The price was on the higher side but the location close to campus and the service and facilities were excellent.
Jun 7, 2015
From $122

7 Ramada Santa Barbara

3 stars
3.7 / 5 161 reviews

4770 Calle Real

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Surrounded by beautifully manicured gardens, the Ramada Limited in Santa Barbara is perfect for business travelers, couples and families. The property is a recipient of Ramada's Best Hotel Award...

Great hotel
I will be back for sure, good condition and service, clean. the location is near to 101, and a famous burger, just walked distance. The pool is heated, I didn't go but looks great. breakfast is...
Feb 3, 2016
From $192

8 West Beach Inn

3 stars
4.2 / 5 145 reviews

306 W Cabrillo Blvd.

Complimentary breakfast, parking, wi-fi plus wine!

Directly across the street from the Santa Barbara Harbor is the West Beach Inn. The West Beach Inn is on Cabrillo Boulevard, which means you ll have easy access to the beach, harbor and State...

Relaxing vacation
Love this hotel. Second stay and looking forward to staying there again next year!
Oct 27, 2015
From $141

9 Mason Beach Inn

3 stars
3.6 / 5 52 reviews

324 West Mason Street

Mason Beach Inn provides complimentary parking to guests of the hotel and is one block to West Beach and the Marina/Stearns Wharf area. Also within walking distance to the oceanfront bike path,...

Awesome location for weekend getaway
We stayed here the weekend before Christmas and loved it. It was very quiet and easy to check-in / check-out. The staff was very friendly and I appreciated that there was tea / coffee available in...
Dec 23, 2015
From $164

10 Hotel Indigo SANTA BARBARA

3 stars
4.3 / 5 7 reviews

121 State Street

The Hotel Indigo® Santa Barbara hotel combines our neighborhoods historic beauty with contemporary sophistication, and every detail is designed to inspire. From our welcoming service to our...

Quaint Hotel in an excellent location.
Always a pleasure to stay here. The rooms tend to be a little small but they are extremely well appointed. The location is great, steps to the pier and right on the main drag of State St. We were...
Nov 13, 2015
From $216

11 The Fess Parker - A Doubletree by Hilton Resort

4 stars
3.9 / 5 102 reviews

633 East Cabrillo Boulevard

Signature chocolate chip cookie at check-in

A Doubletree by Hilton Resort, the Fess Parker is a prime example of Mission Revival architecture. Orange barrel-style roof tiles, arched entrances and wrought iron fences highlight this Santa...

Combining Business and Pleasure
This location can't be beat! Views are gorgeous, you can walk to everything, rooms are spacious and grounds are well maintained. Food and drink are the biggest liability. Expensive watery cocktails...
Dec 5, 2015
From $154

12 BEST WESTERN Beachside Inn

3 stars
3.6 / 5 124 reviews

336 W Cabrillo Boulevard

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Santa Barbara is known as one of the most beautiful regions of Southern California, and the Best Western Beachside Inn is located in the heart of it on Cabrillo Boulevard with easy access to State...

Great location for sure
Great staff great location, would go back across from beach and restaurants in both directions
Nov 6, 2015
From $208

13 Brisas del Mar Inn at the Beach

3 stars
4.2 / 5 56 reviews

223 Castillo St.

Tasty Treats!

Brisas del Mar Inn at the Beach is less than three blocks from the sands of West Beach in Santa Barbara. The cafes, shops and restaurants of Stearns Wharf are also steps away. Housed in a beautiful...

Business Trip
The hotel is very clean and the staff is extremely nice. The location was great for me. I could walk down to the water or get downtown fast. The breakfast was great and I enjoyed the wine and...
Dec 11, 2015
From $186

14 La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara

3 stars
3.8 / 5 56 reviews

1601 State Street

The La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara has been awarded the 2015 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award. The La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara hotel is the perfect location for you to...

Hotel was comfy and met expectations. Would definitely recommended!
Jan 30, 2016
From $161

15 BEST WESTERN PLUS Pepper Tree Inn

3 stars
3.6 / 5 49 reviews

3850 State Street

Save 20% on your stay

BEST WESTERN PLUS Pepper Tree Inn is across from the dozens of shops and restaurants of La Cumbre Plaza. Providing easy access to Interstate 101, the hotel also offers free shuttle service to and...

Great pool!
Pool hot tub were amazing! Really clean and deep! Loved the fresh fruit in the rooms and lobby! Rooms were ok and the balconey was a nice treat. The small ventalation slats in the bathroom area...
Jun 24, 2015
From $144

16 BEST WESTERN PLUS South Coast Inn

3 stars
4.0 / 5 85 reviews

5620 Calle Real

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The Best Western Plus South Coast Inn is located on carefully manicured greens, seconds from Interstate 101. Guests enjoy stunning mountain views (some rooms), an affordable price and a variety of...

Road Trip
Nice smart clean friendly, plastic cutlery at breakfast weird but ok , swimming pool very good , located near loads of eateries
Oct 3, 2015
From $220

17 Hampton Inn Santa Barbara/Goleta

3 stars
4.2 / 5 26 reviews

5665 Hollister Ave.

Free On The House hot breakfast, Wi-Fi

The Hampton Inn Santa Barbara/Goleta provides a wealth of amenities that few Santa Barbara hotels offer for the same price. Guests enjoy free deluxe continental breakfast, free wireless high-speed...

Daughter to college
The staff from the front desk to housekeeping were very friendly. The front desk were always ready to help if needed. Wonderful place to stay
Oct 9, 2015
From $157

18 The Goodland a Kimpton Hotel

4 stars
2.5 / 5 6 reviews

5650 Calle Real

Save 15% on your stay

The Goodland is just off I-101 in Goleta. The hotel offers easy highway accessibility, and is close to the University of California, Santa Barbara and Santa Barbara Municipal Airport. The...

A disappointing experience
Overall, the stay was disappointing. It took two changes of rooms beforeone where the TV worked. Very trendy decor with nostalgic records and players, but the rooms felt small and cramped. Upon...
May 19, 2015
From $179

19 Hotel Santa Barbara

3 stars
3.6 / 5 28 reviews

533 State Street

Downtown Santa Barbara's favorite historic boutique hotel. Fine dining, world-class shopping, cultural venues, entertainment, great beaches, all within walking distance. Hotel Santa Barbara's...

wonderful stay
The staff specially the pm shift, were very helpful, courteous and attentive to our needs. The hotel location is very convenient and although the rooms were very small, it was clean and...
Dec 19, 2015
From $276

20 Canary a Kimpton Hotel

4 stars
4.5 / 5 65 reviews

31 W Carrillo St

Save 40% on your stay

Right in the heart of popular State Street district, you ll be able to enjoy a luxurious stay at the Canary a Kimpton Hotel in Santa Barbara. The hotel has four different types of suites that range...

Great location & amenities
We went for our 10y anniversary and left two kids at home and this was a very romantic hotel experience. We loved the wine our downstairs each day. We loved the rooftop pool and lounging area even...
Sep 2, 2015