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Hampton Inn Santa Barbara/Goleta

5665 Hollister Avenue, Goleta, CA
(805) 681-9800   Hampton Inn
Accommodations: rooms and suites, WiFi, mini-refrigerator, microwave, cable TV
Amenities: Free hot breakfast, fitness center, pool
Rates: $$$

Courtyard Santa Barbara Goleta

401 Storke Road, Goleta, CA
Courtyard Santa Barbara Goleta
Accommodations: WiFi, flat screen TV
Amenities: Bistro restaurant, heated outdoor pool, whirlpool, exercise room
Rates: $$$



Best Western Plus South Coast Inn

5620 Calle Real, Goleta, CA
(805) 967-3200   Best Western Plus South Coast Inn
Accommodations: WiFi
Amenities: Outdoor pool, hot tub, local fitness center privileges, complimentary breakfast
Rates: $$$

Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Goleta

5897 Calle Real, Goleta, CA
(805) 964-3596   Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Goleta
Accommodations: Cable TV, WiFi (fee)
Amenities: Kids stay free, outdoor pool
Rates: $$

Holiday Inn

2100 North Broadway, Santa Maria, CA
(888) 465-4329   Holiday Inn
Accommodations: Cable TV, WiFi, kitchenette
Amenities: Fitness center, outdoor pool
Rates: $$

Santa Barbara Lodging

Best Western Beachside Inn

336 W. Cabrillo Blvd., Santa Barbara, CA
(800) 932-6556 or (805) 965-6556
Best Western Beachside Inn
Accommodations: Cable TV, internet, some rooms with harbor views and balconies
Amenities: Continental breakfast, hotel is across from the beach
Rates: $$$

Coast Village Inn

1188 Coast Village Road, Santa Barbara, CA
(800) 257-5131 or 8(05) 969-3266
Coast Village Inn
Accommodations: WiFi, cable TV
Amenities: A Bed & Breakfast style inn, close to Butterfly Beach, heated outdoor pool, garden patio, beach cruiser bikes, full breakfast
Rates: $$

El Capitan Canyon Resort

11560 Calle Real, off Highway 101,
opposite El Capitan State Beach
(805) 685-3887 or toll free (866) 352-2729
El Capitan Canyon Resort
Located on 300 acres, El Capitan Canyon provides nature lodging for those who want to relax, unwind, and commune with nature.

El Capitan Canyon Accommodations

Cedar cabins and safari tents group in villages with names such as Peace Tree, Stone Pine, and Shaded Creek. Each cabin or tent has casual furnishings such as willow beds and down-style duvets. All cabins have front porches, bathrooms, fine linens, kitchenettes, wet bars, outdoor picnic tables, grills, and firepits. Some cabins have fireplaces and soaking tubs.
Safari Tents are equipped with queen or double beds, screened windows, linens and towels, storage, heaters, electric lighting. Each tent has its own picnic table, grill and firepit. Private bathroom facilities are located in nearby buildings.
Yurts come with features similar to the safari tents. Bathrooms are nearby.

El Capitan Canyon Amenities

Market and Deli, swimming pool, WiFi, ropes course, yoga, story-telling, Saturday night BBQs, summer concerts, star gazing, massage treatments, beach cruiser bikes available.
Rates: $$$

Bacara Resort & Spa

8301 Hollister Avenue, Santa Barbara, CA
(855) 968-0100
Bacara Resort & Spa
Located on 78 acres of ocean-front property, including 2 miles of beach, just north of Sandpiper Golf Club.

Bacara Resort & Spa Accommodations

Guest rooms and suites with private balconies or patios, mountain or ocean views. Soaking tubs, WiFi, flat screen TV, mini-bars. Many rooms with fireplaces.

Bacara Resort & Spa Amenities

Mediterranean village motif with meandering garden paths, courtyards, and fountains. Spa and fitness center, dining room, beach activities, 3 zero-edge swimming pools, tennis courts, supervised kids' club, retail shops, adjacent hiking trails.
Rates: $$$$


Solvang Lodging

Solvang Gardens

293 Alisal Road, Solvang, CA
(888) 688-4404   Solvang Gardens
Accommodations: WiFi, marble bathrooms
Amenities: Boutique country inn, 2 blocks from downtown Solvang, continental breakfast, spa and massages, English garden
Rates: $$

Holiday Inn Express

1455 Mission Drive, Solvang, CA
(888) 465 4329   Holiday Inn Express
Accommodations: Cable TV, WiFi, mini-refrigerator, microwave
Amenities: Pool, continental buffet breakfast
Rates: $$

Bed and Breakfasts


Bath Street Inn Bed & Breakfast

1720 Bath Street
Santa Barbara CA
In CA (800) 549-2284
Outside CA (800) 341-2284
Bath Street Inn Bed & Breakfast
Accommodations: private baths, room with TV available
Amenities: Located in old Santa Barbara, breakfast served in dining room or on patio, afternoon tea, wine and social hour
Rates: $$

A White Jasmine Inn

1327 Bath Street
Santa Barbara, CA
(805) 966-0589
A White Jasmine Inn
Accommodations: Rooms and suites in cottages, WiFi, cable TV, private baths, fireplace, most with spa
Amenities: Gardens, cookies, full hot breakfast delivered to your room
Rates: $$

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