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Hotel Milo Santa Barbara
Hotel Milo Santa Barbara

202 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara 93101

3.5 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (3,130 reviews)

Set amid fragrant gardens and graceful palm trees, Hotel Milo Santa Barbara is across from West Beach, between Stearns Whar …

£195
Best Western Beachside Inn
Best Western Beachside Inn

336 W. Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara 93101

2.5 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (729 reviews)

Located in West Beach, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Carriage and Western Art Museum, Presidio Santa Barbara, and Santa …

£138
Avania Inn of Santa Barbara
Avania Inn of Santa Barbara

128 Castillo St, Santa Barbara 93101

2.5 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (523 reviews)

Located in West Beach, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Carriage and Western Art Museum and Presidio Santa Barbara. Sant …

£101
Villa Rosa Inn
Villa Rosa Inn

15 Chapala Street, Santa Barbara 93101

2.5 out of 5.0
3.4 out of 5 (230 reviews)

Located in West Beach, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Ty Warner Sea Center, Presidio Santa Barbara, and Santa Barbara …

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Juniper Cottage by RedAwning
Juniper Cottage by RedAwning

215 Natoma, Santa Barbara 93101

3.0 out of 5.0

Located in West Beach, this vacation home is within 1 mi (2 km) of Carriage and Western Art Museum and Presidio Santa Barbara …

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Santa Barbara Inn
Santa Barbara Inn
0.9 mi from West Beach
3.5 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (767 reviews)

Located in East Beach, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Chase Palm Park and Santa Barbara Zoo. Presidio Santa Barbara an …

£232
Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara
Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara
2.6 mi from West Beach
5.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (462 reviews)

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

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Oasis Inn & Suites
Oasis Inn & Suites
2.8 mi from West Beach
2.0 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (261 reviews)

Located in Upper State Street, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Santa Barbara Golf Club, Mission Santa Barbara, and Sant …

£78
Sandpiper Lodge
Sandpiper Lodge
3 mi from West Beach
2.0 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (2,336 reviews)

Located in the Upper State Street District of Santa Barbara, this hotel is within 3 blocks of La Cumbre Plaza shops and Santa …

£91
Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria North
Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria North
8.9 mi from West Beach
2.0 out of 5.0
3.1 out of 5 (871 reviews)

Situated in Carpinteria, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Tomol Interpretive Play Area, Friends of the Library Used …

£60
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Pocket Guide: Santa Barbara West Beach Hotels

Perched across the street from Santa Barbara Harbour, West Beach is one of Santa Barbara's most frequented stretches of sand. Sandwiched between East Beach and Santa Barbara Harbour, it’s a short walk from both historic Stearns Wharf and downtown’s bustling State Street. Like its neighbour, East Beach, West Beach is well-equipped with public showers, volleyball courts and beachfront cafes.

Ocean-Facing Hotels near West Beach

One of the highlights of a trip to Santa Barbara is how near you are to the coast’s best beaches. There is a number of hotels, hostels, inns and resorts which cater to all budgets within easy reach of West Beach. Even at the lower-end of the scale, the standard is high and most properties offer swimming pools and dining facilities.

Things to Do from Your West Beach Hotel

Book a room in a beachfront hotel near West Beach and you'll be within walking distance of many of Santa Barbara's popular family attractions. At the eastern end of West Beach is the famous Stearns Wharf, a historic wooden pier turned shopping, dining and entertainment hub. Kids will love watching the resident sea lions and brown pelicans who splash around the pier. It’s also houses the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Sea Center, formerly known as the Ty Warner Sea Center, an interactive marine exhibition. Children and adults can learn all about the ocean and get up close and personal with a variety of sea creatures.

Moments from West Beach is Chase Palm Park, a sprawling beachfront park with a shipwreck-style playground, bike hire and a carousel. It’s also a popular hangout for the city’s skateboarders who come to Skater’s Point, a large popular skateboarding park.

Where to Eat near West Beach

Hanging out on West Beach works up quite an appetite. Famous for its healthy SoCal cuisine and top-notch Mexican staples, dining out in Santa Barbara is a real pleasure. Head to Stearns Wharf for freshly caught fish and chips, or try one of the many modern Californian restaurants which line State Street, in the vibrant downtown district.

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