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Ojai Valley Inn And Spa
905 Country Club Rd, Ojai
Ojai Valley Inn And Spa
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4.7/5 (661 reviews)

Booked a night here for a quick girl's trip and from the moment we arrived the service was impeccable! Definitely will be coming back here again soon :)

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Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort
633 E Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara
Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort
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3.9/5 (1,753 reviews)

Always a great place to visit

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Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn
4558 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria
Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn
£88
4.0/5 (3,196 reviews)

The front desk lady and the supervising lady were really kind and professional. I forgot their names but they helped checked us in and this was a stop on our honeymoon. Beautiful facility.

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Sandpiper Lodge
3525 State St, Santa Barbara
Sandpiper Lodge
£80
3.7/5 (1,745 reviews)

The two gentlemen in the office/reception area were very professional and helpful. I will return there again. Next time I'll request rooms with a better view. I made a reservation for two rooms. Our rooms were located back in a corner by the housekeeping room. That was not ideal. The breakfast was ...

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Hotel Milo Santa Barbara
202 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara
Hotel Milo Santa Barbara
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3.8/5 (2,181 reviews)
 
 
Kronborg Inn
1440 Mission Dr, Solvang
Kronborg Inn
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4.0/5 (1,292 reviews)

We love this Hotel- So cute and the bed was super comfortable- I would highly recommend this hotel and we will be staying there again

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The Presidio
1620 State Street, Santa Barbara
The Presidio
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3.9/5 (246 reviews)

Very accommodating. Quiet, and of course in beautiful Santa Barbara.

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Lavender Inn by the Sea
206 Castillo St, Santa Barbara
Lavender Inn by the Sea
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4.5/5 (1,363 reviews)

The staff was very friendly and helpful and the room was pleasant and comfortable.

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Inn By The Harbor
433 W Montecito St, Santa Barbara
Inn By The Harbor
£146
4.2/5 (1,321 reviews)
 
 
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With over 300 days of sunshine each year and a warm, Mediterranean climate, Santa Barbara is very much an outdoors city. Between the Santa Ynez Mountains and the Pacific Ocean, it offers miles of white sand beaches, rugged hiking trails and road-cycling routes, and is ideal for an adventure-filled trip.

Adventure Sport Hotels in Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara is renowned for the quality of its accommodation. Use Expedia to choose from popular chain hotels, inns and roadside motels, or upmarket ranch-style properties and exclusive luxury resorts. Many of Santa Barbara's hotels offer sports lessons and activities, including surf lessons, bike hire and sea-kayaking adventures.

Stay near Santa Barbara's Best Surf Beaches

Book a sport-focused hotel near one of Santa Barbara's popular surf beaches, and you have access to some of the best wave conditions in California. Head to the sleepy surf town of Carpinteria, 11 miles south east of Santa Barbara, and catch some world-class waves at Rincon Beach, a legendary surf spot among Californian surfers.

In the city, book lessons at one of the surf schools which line East Beach, or check out the exclusive suburb of Montecito. Hammond's Point, also known for its excellent surf conditions.

Santa Barbara's Sports Attractions

Santa Barbara's perfect location between the mountains and the ocean makes it a great destination for outdoor sports. Try your hand at SUP, stand-up paddle boarding, on East Beach, take a sea kayaking safari from Stearns Wharf, or head to the hills in the Santa Ynez Mountains for rock climbing adventures and hiking trails.

Dining and Nightlife in Santa Barbara

After a day of adventure sports, head back to your Santa Barbara hotel for a rest or a drink in the bar, before dressing for dinner at one of downtown's popular SoCal restaurants. Or visit Stearns Wharf on the waterfront, a historic wooden pier between East and West beaches with seafood restaurants, casual cafes and lively bars.

From modern beachfront inns to upscale resorts, use Expedia to find the best deals on Santa Barbara's adventure sport hotels.