The Wayfarer is an upscale, modern hybrid hotel in Santa Barbara’s Funk Zone, perfectly centered on the Urban Wine Trail, 3 blocks from the beach, and 1 block from historic State Street. We offer private traditional rooms and shared rooms. So whether you are looking to snuggle up and relax, or meet new people, plan a sleepover, or bring the whole family, we have a room designed just for you. Shared rooms come in Female-Only and Male-Only and can sleep up to 5 guests.
The Wayfarer is the newest addition to the Funk Zone, Santa Barbara’s newest burgeoning neighborhood and an eclectic pocket of wine, dining, shopping, and art. Proudly standing in the center of it all, we’re your doorway into unforgettable experiences of culture, flavor, and fun.
Every guest enjoys complimentary breakfast to jumpstart their day before they head out to sunbathe on the beach, explore galleries, or shop on State Street. At dusk, explore the Urban Wine Trail and experience Santa Barbara’s best-ranked new restaurants, all just steps from The Wayfarer. Whatever you envision your stay in downtown Santa Barbara to entail, we have the perfect home base for you.