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Best time to take a vacation to Santa Barbara

  • Best Time to Go

    Santa Barbara, California has welcoming weather all year round. So while most people visit during the summer season, mostly because of school vacations, it's very comfortable and much less expensive during the winter. With a Mediterranean-type climate and temperatures that only reach the mid-70s during most of the year, the city is a welcome place to escape any weather extreme. Most crowded during the summer, especially during the Summer Solstice Celebration in June, people also aim for travel during the Santa Barbara International Film Festival during February.

Insider tips for Santa Barbara travel

  • Funk Zone

    For something cool and off-the-grid, check out the Funk Zone, a hodgepodge of artists, surfing manufacturers, studios, and galleries right on the waterfront.

  • Segway Scooters

    Take a tour on a Segway scooter and explore the town from the ground with Segway of Santa Barbara.

  • Municipal Winemakers

    Take a tour and taste wine at Municipal Winemakers as they make interesting and delicious wines with love.

  • Santa Barbara Zoo

    See all the exotic animals at the Santa Barbara Zoo, which not only has lions, giraffes, snow leopards, and gorillas, but an oceanfront view as well.

  • Lotus Land

    Take a two-hour tour to explore the 37 acres of botanical garden that is Lotus land: enjoy exotic plants, a butterfly garden and more.

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Santa Barbara Vacation Packages

Hotel only $125

1 Harbor House Inn

3 stars
4.6 / 5 33 reviews

104 Bath St Map

Located one short block from the beautiful west Beach community of Santa Barbara the Harbor House is a small independently owned boutique style inn featuring 17 one of a kind guest rooms and Studios. All accommodations include one queen or king size bed and private... More

Hotel only $109

2 Holiday Inn Express SANTA BARBARA

3 stars
3.8 / 5 30 reviews

17 W. HALEY STREET Map

Historic hotel features free breakfast and InternetHoliday 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, Catalina and Malibu... More

Hotel only $115

3 The Eagle Inn

3 stars
4.1 / 5 22 reviews

232 Natoma Ave Map

The Eagle Inn is a family owned boutique hotel in Santa Barbara, CA. Located in a quiet residential neighborhood. Romance packages, massages, wine tours all available. Check our online reviews, then call us to reserve your room. Breakfast included, Parking includedWi-Fi... More

Hotel only $265

4 Canary a Kimpton Hotel

4 stars
4.5 / 5 67 reviews

31 W Carrillo St Map

Save 40% on your stay

Upscale Santa Barbara getaway with views of the Pacific OceanThe Canary Hotel is an upscale, luxury hotel that has breathtaking rooftop views of the Pacific Ocean and Santa Barbara. The rooftop terrace boasts a pool, whirlpool, fireplace and sundeck where guests gather... More

Hotel only $135

5 Montecito Inn

4 stars
4.2 / 5 82 reviews

1295 Coast Village Road Map

Santa Barbara hotel by Butterfly Beach with Hollywood history and charmThe Montecito Inn is a mere two-block stroll from beloved Butterfly Beach and within walking distance of boutiques, attractions and several dining choices. Built in 1928 by Hollywood heavyweight... More

Hotel only $143

6 Hyatt Santa Barbara

4 stars
3.9 / 5 123 reviews

1111 EAST CABRILLO BLVD Map

Includes 40USD Food/Bev credit, 70 USD Spa credit

Santa Barbara luxury hotel keeps guests happy with amazing amenitiesHyatt Santa Barbara stands just across the street from beautiful East Beach in Santa Barbara. The AAA 3 diamond hotel has 173 comfortable guestrooms encased in a lovely Spanish Colonial building.... More

Hotel only $209

7 The Fess Parker - A Doubletree by Hilton Resort

4 stars
3.8 / 5 99 reviews

633 East Cabrillo Boulevard Map

Signature chocolate chip cookie at check-in

Luxurious East Beach resort with spa, views, access to vineyard toursFess Parker's DoubleTree Resort Santa Barbara is a pet-friendly, 24-acre Spanish Colonial-style property. The late Parker portrayed TV frontiersmen Davy Crockett and Daniel Boone in the '50s and '60s and... More

Hotel only $113

8 BEST WESTERN Beachside Inn

3 stars
3.6 / 5 121 reviews

336 W Cabrillo Boulevard Map

West Beach on a budget, with views Included from Santa Barbara innThe Best Western Beachside Inn is located steps from the Harbor Yacht Marina and minutes from the beautiful sands of West Beach in Santa Barbara. The hotel is also within walking distance of many... More

Hotel only $143

9 Hotel Milo

3 stars
3.7 / 5 221 reviews

202 W Cabrillo Blvd. Map

Great value and views with free amenitiesHotel Milo is just steps from West Beach. Lush gardens surround Spanish-influenced buildings with mountain and ocean views. Italian linens on guest beds make for easy rest and relaxation. Guests can indulge in a facial or massage... More

Hotel only $99

10 Avania Inn of Santa Barbara, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member

3 stars
2.7 / 5 9 reviews

128 Castillo Street Map

Swaying palms, soothing sea breezes and a symphony of waves will welcome you at The Avania Inn, an Ascend Collection Hotel. This boutique-style hotel provides spacious accommodations and gracious amenities just steps from the beach and downtown Santa Barbara. Our stylish... More