Specials and Packages at Hotel Santa Barbara
Hotel Santa Barbara partners with the best local Santa Barbara dining, wine tasting, spas, shopping, music, theater, and outdoor activity companies and websites to bring you unique experiences, great deals on packages and exceptional services. Our local partners are all within walking distance from the hotel and reflect the high standard of customer service that you receive at Hotel Santa Barbara. Explore our specials, deals and packages, all thoughtfully prepared to make your trip a memorable one.
Wine & Photo Tour Package
Spend your weekend getaway in Downtown Santa Barbara with a wine and photography walking tour!
Eat, drink, snap and stay in Downtown Santa Barbara with our package partnership with Santa Barbara’s favorite tour, Eat This, Shoot That. This exclusive package includes a 2-night weekend stay in a King room and 2 tickets to Eat This, Shoot That’s El Paseo Wine and Photo Tour for the special price of $621*.
This four hour tour will have you sipping & savoring Santa Barbara wines in various historic tasting rooms in the city’s oldest neighborhood just a short two block walk from the Hotel.
- Taste 10+ wines across 5 different tasting rooms with small bites from Hoffman Brat Haus and C’est Cheese
- A professional tour guide and wine expert will lead you on the tour
- Discover Santa Barbara County wines and learn how to wine taste like a pro
- Explore Santa Barbara’s oldest neighborhood and hear stories about the city’s early history
- Learn travel photo tips using your smartphone’s camera app
- El Paseo Tour Guide Sheet – with map and exclusive tour guest discounts!
Orchid Show Experience
Orchid lovers and flower fans will enjoy the Santa Barbara International Orchid Show even more with our irresistible package.
The three-day Orchid Show runs Friday, March 15 to Sunday, March 17 and highlights beautiful flowers from more than 50 orchid exhibitors and vendors from around the world.
Package rates start at $468 and include:
- 2 night stay in a King room
- Bottle of wine to celebrate your arrival
- Custom Hotel Santa Barbara Guittard Chocolate Company tin
- An orchid plant to add to your collection
To book your Orchid Show special package you must call the hotel directly at
1 (800) 549-9869 or (805) 957-9300 and mention “Orchid Show”.
Tickets to the Santa Barbara International Orchid Show are available online or at the door.
All reservations are based on room rate & subject to availability, exclusive of tax and parking. No additional discounts.
Take the Train Offer
Take the train and show your ticket for the ultimate car free Santa Barbara experience.
Hotel Santa Barbara is a proud partner with Santa Barbara Car Free, providing visitors the ultimate car free experience. Located just four short blocks from the Amtrak station, Hotel Santa Barbara is an ideal location for your car free visit to SB.
Mention SB Car Free at the time of your reservation and receive discounted rates from September – June ($169 – $204 Sunday through Thursday or $10 off on weekends) and 2 free SB Trolley Tour tickets. All reservations include a complimentary continental breakfast.
Learn more about other SB Car Free experience specials.
To book your SB Car Free special package you must call the hotel directly at 1 (800) 549-9869 or (805) 957-9300 and mention “SB Car Free”. Train tickets must be presented at check-in to receive the special rate.
Restrictions apply. Advance reservations required. Cannot be combined with any other offer or discount.
Offer not valid during the months of July and August. Special event dates excluded.
Book Direct & Save
By booking directly with Hotel Santa Barbara you are guaranteed our lowest rates available all year long. You will also receive early notice of special return guest discounts and special promotions.
Book directly by calling 1 (800) 549-9869 and get our lowest available rates.
Relax with a luxurious massage or spa treatment at one of our recommended neighborhood day spas below. Ask about special deals for Hotel Santa Barbara guests.
Float Luxury Spa – Full service day spa retreat in the heart of downtown Santa Barbara. Massages, facials, scrubs and spa parties. 10% off services for Hotel Santa Barbara guests
Yani Skin Care – Skin care and facials within walking distance from the hotel. 20% off services for Hotel Santa Barbara guests.
Lucent Skin Care – Sunless tanning, eyelash extensions, massages and facials. 10% off services for Hotel Santa Barbara guests.
Santa Barbara Experience Specials
When you’re at Hotel Santa Barbara, you’re a local. Hotel Santa Barbara guests enjoy special benefits from our favorite local restaurants and stores. Watch this page for our favorite Santa Barbara specials with our local partners, or ask a Front Desk agent when you check in.
Santa Barbara Sailing Center is the premier destination for on-the-water fun. Join a sailing cruise on the Double Dolphin, explore the harbor on a kayak or stand up paddle board or even learn how to sail. Regardless of your boating needs, there is something fun for everyone! Mention promo code hotelsb for special Hotel Santa Barbara guest discount!
Holdren’s Steaks and Seafood
512 State Street – (805) 965-3363
Mention ‘Locals Special’ to your server, or ask a Hotel Santa Barbara Front Desk Agent for more information. Elegant and comfortable, Holdren’s Steaks and Seafood evokes the feel of the classic American steakhouse. Featuring Prime steaks, an award winning wine list and craft cocktails.
Opal Restaurant and Bar
1325 State Street – (805) 966-9676
Hotel Santa Barbara guests receive 20% off entrees. Reservation must be made by Hotel Santa Barbara staff who will provide you with a coupon to present when you arrive at Opal.
A popular local’s favorite, opal restaurant and bar’s Eclectic California Cuisine fuses creative influences from around the world with American regional touches, from a 14 oz. herb-grilled ribeye steak on tuscan style white beans, to fresh pan-seared fish and seafood, homemade pastas, gourmet pizzas from the wood burning pizza oven, fresh baked breads, deliciously imaginative salads and homemade desserts.
The Palace Grill
8 East Cota Street – (805) 963-5000
Mention you’re a Hotel Santa Barbara guest and receive a complimentary appetizer with any two entrées or a Bread Pudding Soufflé
The Palace Grill, celebrating the Cuisine and Culture of New Orleans. Featuring Crawfish Stuffed Filet Mignon, Jambalaya, Delicious Pasta dishes and Louisiana Bread Pudding Soufflé with Whiskey cream sauce.
The Middle Child
18 East Cota Street – (805) 770-5626
Ask our front desk staff about how to receive 10% off!
The Middle Child offers a café style dining experience while delivering an elevated seasonal menu. Pinned between two farmer’s markets, TMC is proud to source local and delicious ingredients.
Margerum Wine Company – Free tasting at their Presidio Neighborhood tasting room when you mention that you are a Hotel Santa Barbara guest.
Jamie Slone Wines – Free tasting at the Jamie Slone wine tasting room located in the historic El Paseo building. Mention that you are a Hotel Santa Barbara guest for discounts.