Hotels and Motels

Santa Barbara hotels and motels range from large, inclusive properties to smaller, recently revamped motels, name-brand lodges, and everything in between. The Spanish Colonial style of architecture that defines the city is also apparent in many establishments, while others embody a more contemporary European look and feel. Some have the retro beach vibe that has drawn visitors in for decades.

The area’s earliest architects knew one thing for sure — this was going to be a place people would always want to visit. Then and now, the city encourages travelers to become a part of the Santa Barbara experience, not just a viewer of it.

Whatever you’re looking for, we invite you to find your Santa Barbara South Coast side in one of these fantastic properties.

Featured Hotels & Motels in Santa Barbara


Spanish Garden Inn

The secluded Spanish Garden Inn offers guests a private, quiet retreat in the heart of Santa Barbara's downtown Historic Presidio District. 23 spacious, non-smoking rooms featuring private balconies and gardens, fireplaces, Italian linens, soaking…

Lemon Tree Inn

The Lemon Tree Inn is a full service Hotel featuring 95 modern guest rooms surrounding a tropical paradise. The courtyard has a heated saline swimming pool, hydro-spa, and hundreds of exotic Tropical Trees and plants. Adjacent to our Lobby is the…


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