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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 (3,085 reviews)

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

£124
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 (707 reviews)

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

£108
Harbor House Inn
Harbor House Inn

104 Bath Street, Santa Barbara 93101

3.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (392 reviews)

Located 1 block from West Beach, this boutique-style inn is 2 blocks from the Santa Barbara Harbor, 3 blocks from State Stree …

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Beach House Inn
Beach House Inn

320 West Yanonali Street, Santa Barbara 93101

2.5 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (22 reviews)

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

£138
Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara
Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara

1111 E Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara 93103

4.0 out of 5.0
3.6 out of 5 (1,259 reviews)

Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara is just across the road from East Beach, and a 5-minute walk from Santa Barbara Zoo. The MTD …

£141
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 (654 reviews)

Situated by the ocean, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Friends of the Library Used Bookstore, Tar Pits Park, and …

£60
Kimpton Canary Hotel
Kimpton Canary Hotel

31 W Carrillo St, Santa Barbara 93101

4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (823 reviews)

Evocative of a Spanish manor, this sophisticated urban retreat is a half-block from State Street, with its open-air shoppin …

£218
Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara
Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara

433 Corona Del Mar Drive, Santa Barbara 93103

3.0 out of 5.0
4.8 out of 5 (89 reviews)

Located in East Beach, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Cabrillo Bike Path and Santa Barbara Zoo. Presidio Santa Barbara …

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Ramada Santa Barbara
Ramada Santa Barbara

4770 Calle Real, Santa Barbara 93110

2.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (1,909 reviews)

Just off US-101, this Ramada hotel is 4.5 miles from Santa Barbara Municipal airport, Goleta Beach, and UC Santa Barbara.

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Simpson House Inn
Simpson House Inn

121 East Arrellaga Street, Santa Barbara 93101

5.0 out of 5.0
4.8 out of 5 (114 reviews)

Located in Downtown Santa Barbara, this romantic bed & breakfast is within a 10-minute walk of Santa Barbara Conference & …

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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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