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Coast Village Inn - Santa Barbara
2 out of 5
1188 Coast Village Road, Santa Barbara, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £106 per night from 14 Oct to 15 Oct
4.1/5Very Good! (870 reviews)

"I had a great stay! This was conveniently located in an area that was close to restaurants and shops! It was quiet and I was very happy with the room! Definitely will be back."…"

Reviewed on 3 Aug 2020

Coast Village Inn - Santa Barbara
3BR 2BA Classic Montecito House Minutes to Butterfly Beach by RedAwning
Airy Studio Near Butterfly Beach Studio Bedroom Cottage
3.5 out of 5
1395 Virginia Road, Unit A, Santa Barbara, CA
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4/5Very Good! (1 review)

"Great location, very charming. Perfect cozy patio."…"

Reviewed on 30 Sep 2018

Airy Studio Near Butterfly Beach Studio Bedroom Cottage

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4BR 2 5BA Montecito Luxury Home Pool Sleeps 8 by RedAwning
4 out of 5
593 Picacho Ln, Santa Barbara, CA
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5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Gorgeous house in a very nice neighborhood

"This is a beautiful house in a lovely neighborhood with a short walk to a market, hardware store, pack and ship and other shops plus a very nice Italian restaurant. The house is very comfortable and the pool is a plus. There is no AC but the house stayed comfortably cool for the most part. The yard ..."…"

Reviewed on 25 Jul 2018

4BR 2 5BA Montecito Luxury Home Pool Sleeps 8 by RedAwning
3br Montecito Orchard W/ Citrus Grove 3 Bedroom Home
Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara
5 out of 5
1260 Channel Dr, Santa Barbara, CA
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4.6/5Exceptional! (658 reviews)

"Hospitality and experience you expect from a Four Seasons property. Beautiful room. Friendly and helpful staff. The Sunday buffet is not to be missed! Highly recommend."…"

Reviewed on 7 Mar 2020

Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara
Rosewood Miramar Beach
5 out of 5
1759 South Jameson Lane, Montecito, Santa Barbara, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £1,071 per night from 28 Sep to 29 Sep
4.7/5Exceptional! (134 reviews)

"Really nice service and facilities impeccable...would return again and again and again...really expensive though"…"

Reviewed on 24 Sep 2020

Rosewood Miramar Beach
Romantic Studio Near Beach Studio Bedroom Cottage
3 out of 5
1395 Virginia Road, Unit B, Santa Barbara, CA
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2/5 (1 review)

"This place is very unique and decorated nicely. it has so much potential but failed short in many ways. This place needed to be cleaned, it hadn’t been vacuumed, the bathroom wasn’t wiped down and we found old moldy fries on top of the washer from previous guests. Gross!!!! The guest book was hidden ..."…"

Reviewed on 1 May 2019

Romantic Studio Near Beach Studio Bedroom Cottage
Lush Garden W/ Hot Tub & Superb Ocean View 3 Bedroom Home
Boat House at Miramar Beach - Entire Unit
3.5 out of 5
1542 Miramar Beach Road, Santa Barbara, CA
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Boat House at Miramar Beach - Entire Unit
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Visiting Montecito

Montecito is a welcoming neighbourhood known for its beautiful beaches and array of dining options. You might plan a visit to Lotusland while you're in town. Montecito's hotels make a great base for venturing out into the greater Santa Barbara area.

Staying in Montecito

You’ll find several accommodation choices in this romantic neighbourhood, and you may want to consider one of these top places to stay:

  • Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara: 5-star hotel featuring 2 outdoor pools, 2 restaurants and a 24-hour fitness centre. Expedia travellers like this hotel's comfortable beds and beach locale.
  • Montecito Inn: 4-star hotel featuring free breakfast, an outdoor pool and a fitness centre. Our guests rate this hotel highly for its comfortable rooms and beach locale.

Montecito might not have accommodation options to suit your travel needs, so you might consider venturing to a different Santa Barbara neighbourhood for your stay. East Beach is a neighbourhood known for its array of dining options, cycling and zoo. With 10 hotels and other accommodation options, these are some of our travellers' favourites:

  • Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara: 3-star hotel with free breakfast, an outdoor pool and free WiFi, 9-minute walk from Santa Barbara Zoo. Our guests enjoy the hotel's comfortable rooms and walkable location.
  • Blue Sands Inn: 2.5-star motel with an outdoor pool, free WiFi and free self-parking, 11-minute walk from Santa Barbara Zoo. Expedia travellers like this motel's comfortable rooms and beach locale.
  • Santa Barbara Inn: 3.5-star hotel with a restaurant, an outdoor pool and a fitness centre, 9-minute walk from Santa Barbara Zoo. Our guests rate this hotel highly for its comfortable rooms and central location.

Sightseeing Around Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara Art Foundry, Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History and MOXI, The Wolf Museum of Exploration + Innovation feature a variety of exhibits to explore while you're in Montecito. Lotusland and Casa Del Herrero are some other places worth a visit when you're in the the neighbourhood.

You’ll likely want to explore some other parts of town while you’re here, so consider a visit to East Beach, a nearby neighbourhood with top sights like Santa Barbara Zoo. Think about a stop by Cabrillo Pavillion, Chase Palm Park and Santa Barbara Art Foundry during your stay.

Frequently asked questions

What's it like in Montecito?
Montecito is a welcoming neighbourhood known for its beautiful beaches and array of dining options. Looking for sights you might find in a travel guide about Montecito? Consider a visit to Los Padres National Forest while you’re in the neighbourhood.
Where is the best place to stay in Montecito?
Based on Expedia customer reviews, Rosewood Miramar Beach is the highest ranked property in Montecito. This 5-star hotel offers 2 outdoor pools and a full-service spa. Other top choices in the neighbourhood include Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara and Montecito Inn.
How many hotels will I find in the Montecito area?
If you’re searching for places to stay in Santa Barbara, Expedia has something to meet your needs with 77 Montecito hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Montecito, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel room reservations are refundable if you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you may still be able to cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter dates and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to get the best deals in Montecito.
What can I see and do in this Santa Barbara neighbourhood?
Enjoy a stroll along the shore at Butterfly Beach, Miramar Beach and Hammond’s Beach while you’re in Montecito. You could also plan a visit to Los Padres National Forest or Casa Del Herrero while you’re in the neighbourhood. A few places to visit in the area around Montecito include Santa Barbara Zoo, Montecito Village Shopping Center and Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church. While you’re out sightseeing in Santa Barbara, make sure that you visit other sights such as Fernald Point or Lotusland.

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