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General Information on Hotel Santa Barbara

Situated along the coastline, just two hours north of Los Angeles and a world away from the busy metropolis, Santa Barbara, California is truly idyllic. Known as “The American Riviera”, the dramatic combination of oceans, mountains and beaches makes Santa Barbara a breathtaking destination.

Hotel Santa Barbara is located in the heart of downtown Santa Barbara where warm hospitality and rich history come together, offering the perfect blend of charm and contemporary comfort. Hotel Santa Barbara's Mediterranean styled lobby, with its elegance and natural lighting, is the perfect place to relax and rejuvenate before stepping outside to world-class shopping, internationally famous cuisine, and unforgettable museums and theatres.

Each of our seventy-five guest rooms combines the craftsmanship of the original architecture with a feeling of openness and relaxed elegance. Relax in one of our well-appointed guest rooms, featuring soft blues and butter yellows offset by pristine white trim. Enjoy the convenience of complimentary wireless access throughout the hotel, bottled water, in-room coffee makers, hairdryers, in-room safes, and iron and ironing boards. Some room types feature guest robes. Comfortable and inviting, our guestrooms and attentive staff provide a relaxing home away from home.

Five different room types meet every request:

  • Standard Queen with one queen bed accommodates up to 2 guests
  • Deluxe Queen with one queen bed including a sofa sleeper accommodates up to 3 guests
  • Standard King with one king bed accommodates up to 3 guests (rollaway extra.)
  • Double Queen with 2 queen size beds accommodates up to 4 guests. (add $20 per night for the 4th adult guest)
  • Junior Suite is a larger room with one queen or king size bed, a sleeper sofa and extra seating area, and accommodates up to 4 guests (add $20 per night for the 4th adult guest)
  • Room rates range from $159.00 to $299.00 depending on the season and room type.

    Complimentary continental breakfast is offered each morning between 7am to 10am and includes fresh pastries, bagels, assorted cereal, fresh fruit, juice, yogurt, coffee and assorted teas.

    Hotel Santa Barbara offers complimentary high speed wireless service throughout the hotel, and laptops are available for loan.

    Please note that smoking is not permitted and we are unable to accommodate pets.

    Valet parking is located behind the hotel and the charge is $7.00 per car, per night.

    Dining:
    A wide array of restaurants are located within steps of the hotel's front doors! There are many options, from casual to fine dining, and the hotel's front desk staff is pleased to assist with recommendations and reservations.

    Downtown Location:
    Downtown Santa Barbara's brick sidewalks and tree-lined streets are pedestrian-friendly, and offer inviting open-air restaurants for people-watching. A variety of shops and department stores provide convenient shopping in the blocks surrounding the hotel with frequent trolleys up and down State Street.

    Attractions:
    Santa Barbara's many cultural attractions, including the Santa Barbara Courthouse, Santa Barbara Historical Museum, The Presidio, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Stearns Wharf, The Harbor and uncrowded beaches are located within easy walking distance of the hotel.

    Train Station
    The AMTRAK train station is located just 4 blocks from the hotel.

    Airport
    The Santa Barbara Municipal Airport is located 12 miles from the hotel. Various taxi services are available at the airport to provide transportation to and from the hotel.

    Meeting Services
    Hotel Santa Barbara offers two attractive meeting rooms for groups up to 30 persons.
    Please view the meeting room diagrams on the website www.hotelsantabarbara.com for details.