Santa Barbara hotels

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Santa Barbara
Aug 11 — Aug 122
Santa Barbara
Thu 11/8
Fri 12/8
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Low season

February

High season

April

Average price (weeknight)

R6 021

Average price (weekend night)

R7 889
Cheapest month to stay with an average 38% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 81% rise in price.
Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.
Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

Best Santa Barbara hotels

Most recommended Santa Barbara hotels

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Kimpton Canary Hotel - Santa Barbara - Living room
Kimpton Canary Hotel
7.6 Good
R11 240+
R11 240+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara - Santa Barbara - Living room
R22 430+
Pool
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
R4 914+
Parking
Airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Beachside Inn
7.8 Good
R5 960+
R5 960+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Inn By The Harbor
8.3 Excellent
R6 342+
R6 342+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Mason Beach Inn
8.1 Excellent
R6 309+
R6 309+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
R4 532+
Parking
Airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Montecito Inn
7.2 Good
R7 172+
R7 172+
Pool
Air conditioning
West Beach Inn, a Coast Hotel
8.7 Excellent
R6 674+
R6 674+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Hotel Santa Barbara
8.4 Excellent
R6 442+
R6 442+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
R20 902+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
Santa Barbara Inn
8.9 Excellent
R8 318+
R8 318+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning

Santa Barbara hotels near West Beach

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Lemon Tree Inn - Santa Barbara - Bedroom
Lemon Tree Inn
7.6 Good
R5 412+
R5 412+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort - Santa Barbara - Balcony
R10 244+
Airport shuttle
Pool
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
Hotel Milo Santa Barbara
7.6 Good
R7 836+
R7 836+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
Sandpiper Lodge
7.5 Good
R4 200+
R4 200+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning

How much is a Santa Barbara hotel?

Here are our most popular & best value hotels

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3 stars

4 stars and above

When to book a hotel in Santa Barbara

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Top tips for finding Santa Barbara hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Santa Barbara, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Santa Barbara in February and January.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Santa Barbara if you stay on a Saturday. The opposite is true for, Thursday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book more than 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Santa Barbara accommodation.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Santa Barbara for 3 days.
  • For those looking for hotels in Santa Barbara right near the beach, there are a few options. The Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara offers a pool and direct beach access. West Beach Inn - a Coast Hotel is situated across the street from the beach, with an outdoor swimming pool.
  • To experience the history of Santa Barbara, try the Santa Barbara Hotel. The property was rebuilt in 1925 after it was damaged by an earthquake, but its unique architecture has an old-world charm that evokes the atmosphere of an earlier time. You can also check out the Simpson House Inn, a Victorian-style mansion built in 1874.
  • For shopping and dining, consider staying on State Street. Check out the Kimpton Canary Hotel as an upmarket option. For a cheap hotel that’s central to public transportation, you can try the Orange Tree Inn on State Street, which has a bus stop for two of the city’s downtown bus lines just across the road.
  • When you’re taking the children, stay within walking distance of the Santa Barbara Harbor, with boat trips, kayaking, the Maritime Museum and ice cream shops to enjoy. The Best Western Beachside Inn offers direct views of the harbor just a short walk away, with family rooms available.

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Cabrillo Inn at the Beach - Santa Barbara - Patio
R4 250+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
The Inn At East Beach - Santa Barbara - Front desk
The Inn At East Beach
7.8 Good
R4 615+
R4 615+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
R4 881+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
Palmoro House
6.9 Good
R7 969+
R7 969+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
Santa Barbara Inn
8.9 Excellent
R8 318+
R8 318+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Lemon Tree Inn
7.6 Good
R5 412+
R5 412+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
R4 914+
Parking
Airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
West Beach Inn, a Coast Hotel
8.7 Excellent
R6 674+
R6 674+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Mason Beach Inn
8.1 Excellent
R6 309+
R6 309+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Sandpiper Lodge
7.5 Good
R4 200+
R4 200+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Inn By The Harbor
8.3 Excellent
R6 342+
R6 342+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Hotel Milo Santa Barbara
7.6 Good
R7 836+
R7 836+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
Avania Inn of Santa Barbara
8 Excellent
R5 562+
R5 562+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Marina Beach Motel
9.1 Excellent
R6 276+
R6 276+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
Pacifica Suites
7.5 Good
R6 624+
R6 624+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
Montecito Inn
7.2 Good
R7 172+
R7 172+
Pool
Air conditioning
The Upham Hotel
8.5 Excellent
R5 894+
R5 894+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Lavender Inn by the Sea
8.4 Excellent
R6 425+
R6 425+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Oasis Inn and Suites
7.7 Good
R3 603+
R3 603+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning

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