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Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara
Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara

1260 Channel Dr, Santa Barbara 93108

5.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (432 reviews)

This Spanish Colonial style-resort is located in Montecito, California, directly on Butterfly Beach. The property is in close …

£422
The Fess Parker Santa Barbara - DoubleTree by Hilton Resort
The Fess Parker Santa Barbara - DoubleTree by Hilton Resort

633 E Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara 93103

4.0 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (1,709 reviews)

This mission-style resort is on Cabrillo Boulevard across from Chase Palm Park and the beach. State Street, the Santa Barbara …

£159
Brisas del Mar, Inn at the Beach
Brisas del Mar, Inn at the Beach

223 Castillo St, Santa Barbara 93101

3.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (858 reviews)

Located in a quiet residential neighborhood, Brisas del Mar, Inn at the Beach, is just a 5-minute walk from Santa Barbara …

£179
Inn By The Harbor
Inn By The Harbor

433 W Montecito St, Santa Barbara 93101

3.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (1,008 reviews)

The hotel is in a quiet downtown neighborhood, a 10-minute walk from the beach and the boutiques and restaurants of State …

£149
Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria South
Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria South

5550 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria 93013

2.0 out of 5.0
3.1 out of 5 (572 reviews)

Situated by the ocean, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Tar Pits Park and Carpinteria Seal Sanctuary. Carpinteria …

£52
Extended Stay America Santa Barbara - Calle Real
Extended Stay America Santa Barbara - Calle Real

4870 Calle Real, Santa Barbara 93111

2.5 out of 5.0
3.3 out of 5 (547 reviews)

Situated in Santa Barbara, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of La Cumbre Plaza, Santa Barbara Orchid Estate, and Center for …

£101
Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Goleta
Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Goleta

5897 Calle Real, Goleta 93117

2.0 out of 5.0
3 out of 5 (394 reviews)

Situated in Goleta, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Center for Urban Agriculture at Fairview Gardens, Rancho La Patera an …

£83
Oakridge Inn
Oakridge Inn

780 N Ventura Avenue, Oak View 93022

2.0 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (435 reviews)

Situated in Oak View, this hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Lake Casitas Recreation Area, Ojai Valley Museum of History and Ar …

£71
Cliff House Inn
Cliff House Inn

6602 Old Pacific Coast Hwy, Ventura 93001

3.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (360 reviews)

Nestled on the beach, this Ventura inn is within 9 mi (15 km) of Rincon Beach Park, Tar Pits Park, and Carpinteria Seal …

£113
Secret Garden Inn
Secret Garden Inn

1908 Bath St, Santa Barbara 93101

3.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (255 reviews)

Situated in Santa Barbara, this bed & breakfast is within 1 mi (2 km) of Santa Barbara Symphony Orchestra, Mission Santa …

£141
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Pocket Guide: Santa Barbara Montecito Hotels

Montecito is a walkable, upscale neighborhood with convenient options for restaurants, bars, and coffee shops. Part of the neighborhood's charm is its small-town vibe. Many visitors come to bask in its beautiful outdoor settings, namely the sea and beaches. With hotels, holiday apartments and boutique B&Bs to suit everyone's tastes, Montecito serves as a good starting point for exploring the greater Santa Barbara area.

Sightseeing around Montecito

Top attractions include the area's historic landmarks and much more. The local culture at Santa Barbara Art Foundry, Santa Barbara Bowl, and Santa Barbara Historical Museum might be just what you're looking for. Swing by Casa Del Herrero, Presidio Santa Barbara, and Casa de la Guerra to learn about local history. Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, De la Guerra Plaza, and Hill-Carrillo Adobe are a few landmarks that can't be missed. Santa Barbara Zoo, Ty Warner Sea Center, and Center for Urban Agriculture at Fairview Gardens are family favorites.

There's plenty to do in the area, such as shopping and biking. Leadbetter Beach, Arroyo Burro Beach, and Carpinteria State Beach are a few spots to soak up some sunshine. Local parks like Andree Clark Bird Refuge, Lotusland, and Lookout Park are peaceful spots. For retail therapy, consider Paseo Nuevo Mall, La Arcada, and La Cumbre Plaza, and seek out the perfect souvenir. If you have some more time, pay a visit to Stearns Wharf, Santa Barbara Polo & Racquet Club, or Earl Warren Showgrounds.

A few of the most popular sights in the area include Santa Barbara County Courthouse, Mission Santa Barbara, and University of California-Santa Barbara. Westmont College, Pacifica Graduate Institute Ladera Lane Campus, and Chase Palm Park are other top spots to see.

Getting around Montecito

Santa Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal) is the closest major airport, 11.7 miles (18.9 km) from Montecito. Oxnard, CA (OXR) is the next closest airport, 29 miles (46.7 km) away.

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