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Top Rated Isla Vista Hotels

Chumash Casino Resort
Chumash Casino Resort
4.0 out of 5.0 3400 East Highway 246, Santa Ynez, CA
Free Cancellation
$109
4.2/5 (66 reviews)

Very clean, nice, friendly. They even have a nice robe in the room.

Reviewed on Dec 28, 2019
Guests of Chumash Casino Resort have access to a full-service spa, a casino, and an outdoor pool. Free valet and self parking are available, and there's also ...
Montecito Inn
Montecito Inn
4.0 out of 5.0 1295 Coast Village Rd, Santa Barbara, CA
$135
4.3/5 (136 reviews)

Had to change rooms because shower wasn’t working but other then that great hotel.

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2020
Guests of Montecito Inn have access to an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and a sauna. Valet parking is available for USD 15.00 per night. Multilingual staff ...
Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort
Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort
4.0 out of 5.0 633 E Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA
Free Cancellation
$195
3.9/5 (130 reviews)

Great location, still undergoing a few renovations that will make the property more up to date

Reviewed on Nov 10, 2019
Guests of Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort enjoy a full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center. Parking is USD 25 per day (USD 35 per ...
Hyatt Place Santa Barbara
Hyatt Place Santa Barbara
3.0 out of 5.0 4111 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA
Free Cancellation
$159
Guests of Hyatt Place Santa Barbara enjoy a 24-hour fitness center, free WiFi in public areas, and conference space. Self parking is available for USD 10.00 ...
Rosewood Miramar Beach
Rosewood Miramar Beach
5.0 out of 5.0 1759 South Jameson Lane, Montecito, Santa Barbara, CA
Free Cancellation
$695
5.0/5 (5 reviews)

Beautiful property, very comfortable rooms. Friendly staff

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2019
Guests of Rosewood Miramar Beach have access to a full-service spa, 2 outdoor pools, and a children's pool. Valet parking is USD 50 per night if you plan to ...
Hotel Milo Santa Barbara
Hotel Milo Santa Barbara
3.5 out of 5.0 202 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA
Free Cancellation
$134
3.7/5 (266 reviews)

The location is convenient to the beach and Stearn’s Wharf. The continental breakfast was very nice. Valet parking is expensive at )30 per night and there is no self-park option. The bathroom was tiny but the bedroom size was average. Very nice staff.

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2020
Guests staying at Hotel Milo Santa Barbara enjoy access to 2 outdoor pools, a 24-hour fitness center, and a spa tub. Valet parking is available for USD 30 per ...
Pacifica Suites
Pacifica Suites
3.5 out of 5.0 5490 Hollister Ave, Santa Barbara, CA
Free Cancellation
$166
4.3/5 (70 reviews)

Hot breakfast was nice, having a separate living room and bedroom gave us extra room. Property was a bit dated but the location was very convenient.

Reviewed on Nov 27, 2019
At Pacifica Suites, guests have access to an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and free WiFi in public areas. You can take advantage of free parking, along with a free ...
Franciscan Inn & Suites
Franciscan Inn & Suites
2.5 out of 5.0 109 Bath Street, Santa Barbara, CA
Free Cancellation
$95
4.5/5 (15 reviews)

Great location, friendly staff, clean and quiet rooms.

Reviewed on Jan 7, 2020
Guests of Franciscan Inn & Suites enjoy features like an outdoor pool, free WiFi in public areas, and a computer station. Free parking is available if you drive. ...
Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn
Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn
3.5 out of 5.0 4558 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria, CA
Free Cancellation
$97
4.0/5 (128 reviews)

The hotel was clean & classy. I love the lobby and the cute porch. The restaurant on the 3rd floor was an added bonus! The server was so nice!

Reviewed on Dec 6, 2019
Guests staying at Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn enjoy an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and a spa tub. You can put free parking to good use if you drive. ...

Finding a Hotel in Isla Vista


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Accommodations in Isla Vista


There may be a limited number of hotels and accommodations to choose from in Isla Vista, but here some other options located nearby so you've got some choices.

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What's the Weather Like in Isla Vista?


If you need to know whether to pack an umbrella or your shades for your Isla Vista trip, the following weather information may be useful. Isla Vista is typically warmest in September and August, while it’s usually the chilliest in January and December. The rainiest months are February and January, while the driest months are normally May and October. Here's an overview of rain and seasonal temperatures so you're completely prepared for everything Mother Nature can chuck at you:


  • January to March: average temp during the day is 66°F and 40°F at night
  • April to June: average temp during the day is 72°F and 46°F at night
  • July to September: average temp during the day is 75°F and 54°F at night
  • October to December: average temp during the day is 73°F and 40°F at night
  • Annual average rainfall: 17.09 inches

Things to See and Do in Isla Vista


You may want to experience the local activities when you are visiting Isla Vista. Stop in at these interesting places during your trip:

  • Coal Oil Point Reserve
  • University of California-Santa Barbara
  • Goleta Point
  • Goleta Beach
  • Upper State Street
  • Santa Barbara Bowl

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