In the heart of Santa Barbara, just a short walk to shopping, theatre, and fine dining, La Quinta Inn & Suites is your perfect starting point for historic and scenic excursions. With La Quinta Inn & Suites as your “home base” in Santa Barbara, everything is within your reach. You are only moments away from viewing the internationally renowned exhibits of the Santa Barbara Museum of Art, seeing Broadway caliber stage productions at the historic Granada, Arlington, and Lobero Theatres, and enjoying any of the myriad dining establishments Santa Barbara is known for. You are truly in the center of all the South Coast has to offer.
While staying with us, save a day to see what Santa Barbara is famous for. Our stunning architecture is highlighted by both the Queen of the Missions, and our County Courthouse. It is rumored that these are the most photographed buildings in our country, and they are less than a mile from our convenient location. Or, if you prefer, build your own castle on the endless miles of our towns beaches. or better still, how about a refreshing walk through the Santa Barbara botanic gardens, nestled in the foothills of the American Riviera ®.
Historically known to visitors as El Prado Inn, La Quinta Inn & Suites has provided quality and value, and a “home away from home” to travelers from all over the world. Why? Just ask any of our regular guests who wouldn’t think of staying anywhere else for their yearly trips to Santa Barbara. They come for Fiesta, they come for Summer Solstice, they come for the International Film Festival, and they come for the friendly ambience that only our staff can provide. Our courteous front desk staff will help you plan your stay in Santa Barbara, from the time you call to inquire for reservations.
Still family owned and operated, we take personal pride in the care with which we attend to every traveler. We offer covered parking facilities, air-conditioned rooms and suites, premium television service, and a complimentary continental breakfast. And how about our rooms? Our recently updated guest accommodations are spacious and inviting, and many feature views of our lush pool area, or majestic mountain background. We are here 24 hours a day to help you enjoy our hotel and our town.