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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. 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.

Highway 1

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 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.

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