Nestled between dramatic mountain ranges and sparkling seas, Santa Barbara’s timeless essence meets signature red-tile roofs, whitewashed adobe buildings, lush gardens and pedestrian-friendly, palm-lined boulevards. Simultaneously easygoing and energetic, earthy and elegant, there’s no better place to refresh than Santa Barbara.
Now through January 31, 2018, revive along the shores of Santa Barbara. From wine tasting to sunset sailing, let your cares drift away with the setting sun.
Set off on the ultimate gourmet journey with Belmond El Encanto, where every moment promises to be in the greatest of taste. Enjoy luxury accommodations, our chef’s welcome amenity, an exclusive Sanford Winery dinner experience for two in the Dining Room, and a private wine tasting for two at Stolpman Vineyards with winemaker Peter Stolpman, plus roundtrip transfers. Then, revel in a chef-accompanied bike excursion to the Santa Barbara Farmer’s Market and savor a custom-menu personalized dinner experience for two. This culinary adventure is one you (and your taste buds) won’t want to miss! Learn More
Minimum two-night stay required. Cancel by 4PM 72 hours prior or pay 1 night plus tax cancel fee. A 1-night deposit plus tax is required at time of booking. Taxes additional at 12.195 percent plus USD 4.40 per room per night. USD 35 plus tax. Resort Fee per room per night additional. Offer valid November 1st, 2018 through January 31st, 2019.
Full of wonder and whimsy, the Santa Barbara Zoo is a must-do experience for families and couples alike. Explore the over 500 exotic animals that call Santa Barbara home, bring a picnic lunch to enjoy on the grounds, and be sure to feed the giraffes for a moment of pure photography magic. Book this package and enjoy well-appointed accommodations and warm hospitality at the Best Western Plus Encina Inn and Suites. Package Includes: Accommodations at the BW Plus Encina Inn and Suites, passes to the Santa Barbara Zoo, and a $10 McConnell’s Ice Cream Gift Card. Learn more
Advanced Booking Required, 7 Day Cancellation Policy, Activities subject to Availability. Valid November 1st, 2018 through January 31st, 2019. Two-night minimum required. The number of zoo passes given will coincide with number of room guests.
Experience Santa Barbara’s culture of health and wellness. Treat yourself to an hour-long meditation session at Salt Cave Santa Barbara before exploring the best of downtown like shopping at Paseo Nuevo and perusing endless boutiques and wineries. Find yourself at home while in Santa Barbara among the five acres of gardens at the Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Inn – a Spanish inspired casual resort hotel. Package Includes: Accommodations at the Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Inn, a 1-hour Salt Cave Session, a bottle of sparkling wine, and shopping rewards booklets. Learn more
Advanced Booking Required, 7-Day Cancellation Policy, Activities subject to Availability. Valid November 1st, 2018 through January 31st, 2019. Two-night minimum required.
Breathe in the salty coastal air and exhale your cares and worries. Enjoy a trip to The American Riviera® where you can experience the relaxed Santa Barbara lifestyle. Stay at the elegant Mediterranean-style villa, Brisas Del Mar, Inn at the Beach, and set sail on a 50-ft catamaran where you can enjoy a glass of Rosé, cotton candy skies, marine wildlife, and the most iconic Riviera views – perfect for an Instagram-worthy photo shoot. Package Includes: Accommodations at Brisas Del Mar, a bottle of wine from Santa Barbara Winery, and Sunset Cruise with Santa Barbara Sailing Center. Learn more
Advanced Booking Required, 7 Day Cancellation Policy, 21+ Only, Activities subject to Availability. Valid November 1st, 2018 through January 31st, 2019. Two-night minimum required.
Enjoy a two-night stay at El Capitan Canyon and escape to the great outdoors with a cozy fireside dinner under the stars. Included in this special package, we will deliver a signature Barbeque Kit from our Canyon Market and Deli. All of the ingredients you need to cook your delicious fireside dinner will be delivered to your doorstep along with one of our famous Canyon S’mores Kits for dessert. Get cooking and cozy up around your campfire for a truly memorable stay in nature! Learn more
Offer available across all room types from November 1st through January 31st, 2019. Two-night minimum stay requirements apply. Subject to availability. Not available holiday periods. Not valid with group contracts or other discount offers. Meadow Suite and Safari Cabin pricing available on request. To book, please contact us at (866) 352-2729.
Enjoy a two-night stay at Hotel Californian, Santa Barbara’s newest luxury expression where Instagrammable moments surprise you around every corner. Book and receive a two-hundred-dollar credit to the hotel’s Moroccan-inspired spa, Majorelle. Be treated to a lavish massage or facial and post the most buzz-worthy images to your feed, all while relaxing as a true social media VIP. Afterwards, experience a complimentary cocktail at Blackbird, where interior design dreams become reality and the Mediterranean cuisine is sure to impress.Learn more
Spa reservations are recommended prior to arrival to guarantee preferred treatment times. Deposit is required 3 days prior to arrival. To avoid cancellation penalty please do so 72 hours prior to arrival. Valid November 1st, 2018 through January 31st, 2019. Two-night minimum required.
The beautiful, art-filled Hotel Indigo, located in the heart of downtown Santa Barbara, is within walking distance to the beach as well as local restaurants and wineries. Check in for two nights in one of the sleek, King, micro guest rooms, and get ready to mix it up. Admission for two to MOXI (The Wolf Museum of Exploration + Innovation) opens up a world of play-filled, interactive selfie experiences. Afterward, stroll across the street to McConnell’s for a scoop of handmade ice cream. This package includes a two-night stay in a standard King guest room at Hotel Indigo, two tickets to MOXI, and two tickets for ice cream at McConnell’s. Learn more
Our Best Available Rate plus $30; (Approximately $209-$259/night depending on booked nights and Best Available Rate offered; does not include tax, parking, pet fee, or incidentals which are additionally charged where applicable.) First night’s deposit due at time of booking. 48-hour advance notice required for cancellation. Offer valid for stays from November 1 – January 31, 2019. Offer not valid with other discounted room/package rates or types. Two-night minimum required.
This offer boasts complimentary tastings for two at four local stops along the award-winning Santa Barbara Urban Wine Trail, including Santa Barbara Winery, Kunin Wines, Municipal Winemakers and Deep Sea – located on Stearns Wharf, featuring Instagram-worthy views from their outdoor deck overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Explore more photo opportunities on a Hotel Milo beach cruiser before unwinding from the day in your well-appointed, beachside room with a complimentary bottle of wine. Learn more
Our 72-hour cancellation policy applies. Maximum 2 adults per room, must be 21 years of age or older. Please contact the hotel directly for same-day reservations. Book online or call (866) 987-4302. Valid November 1st, 2018 through January 31st, 2019. Two-night minimum required.
Explore the vibrant energy and historic charm of Downtown Santa Barbara with a photo-worthy vacation package sure to fill your heart and belly. Hotel Santa Barbara offers guests a 2-night stay with a complimentary upgrade at their historic boutique hotel located in the heart of Downtown. Every package purchased includes a $50 voucher for a savory lunch in the historic Presidio building courtyard of Intermezzo and Wine Cask. Walk along the charming streets of Downtown, snap a photo of your plate at Intermezzo, enjoy a glass of local wine and take in the ambience of the Historic Presidio. Learn more
Minimum two-night stay required. $50 voucher can be redeemed at Wine Cask or Intermezzo restaurants during lunch or dinner hours. Based on availability. No other discounts or packages apply. Reservation must be made by calling the hotel at (805) 957-9300 and mentioning the Historic Presidio package. Blackout dates: 11/22/18, 12/24/18-12/26/18, 1/1/19.
Fall in love with world-renowned wines in one of the most picturesque wine regions in California. Led by a fun and educational guide, your day will consist of tastings at two local wineries and a gourmet picnic lunch. Top off your wine country experience with a relaxing stay at the Inn by the Harbor – a truly enchanting Santa Barbara escape with a lush garden setting. Package includes: Accommodations at the Inn by the Harbor, Santa Ynez Valley Wine Tour for all room guests 21 or older: transportation, tasting fees, picnic lunch, tour guide, and a bottle of local wine. Learn more
Advanced Booking Required, 7 Day Cancellation Policy, 21+ Only, Activities subject to Availability. Valid November 1st, 2018 through January 31st, 2019. Two-night minimum required.
Enjoy East Beach like a local with this unique beach picnic package. Located only one block from the beach means a picture-perfect picnic on the sand! Book this sun-drenched package to receive a comfy beach blanket and basket lunch with a ham or PB&J sandwich, chips, trail mix, candy and bottled water! To work up your appetite, we can lend you one of our volleyballs or body boards too! Just let us know and we will reserve one for you. Learn more! Learn more
A credit card deposit will be processed at the time of booking for the first night’s room and tax. An invalid or declined credit card will subject the reservation to immediate cancellation. This deposit will become non-refundable 48 hours prior to arrival. Cancellations up to 48 hours in advance are subject to full refund. Cancellations within 48 hours of arrival will forfeit the deposit. The Inn at East Beach is proud to be a 100% non-smoking Santa Barbara hotel, inside and out. No Pets Allowed. Valid November 1st, 2018 through January 31st, 2019. Two-night minimum required.
Discover innovative Wine Country Cuisine at Bouchon, a warm and inviting restaurant in the heart of downtown. Featuring fresh and local ingredients along with outstanding wines – enjoy a truly memorable and Instagram-worthy dining experience. Top off your evening at the quaint and romantic Lavender Inn by the Sea, where you will enjoy gardens of fresh lavender and close proximity to the picturesque harbor. Package Includes: Accommodations at Lavender Inn by the Sea, $50 dining credit to Bouchon, a bottle of local wine, and a box of local chocolates. Learn more
Advance Booking Required, 7 Day Cancellation Policy, 21+ Only, Activities subject to Availability. Valid November 1st, 2018 through January 31st, 2019. Two-night minimum required.
Grab your clubs and get ready to hit the course at Glen Annie Golf Club, a breathtakingly beautiful place to enjoy a round with buddies or a special someone. Wake up each morning to a complimentary deluxe continental breakfast to fuel your fun and active day on the green. This package also includes a 2-for-1 wine tasting at the world-class Santa Barbara Winery with 10% off purchases, advanced tee times so you can golf like a VIP, and special discounts at some of the region’s best local restaurants.Learn more
Minimum 2-night stay required. Terms and conditions may apply. Offer valid November 1st, 2018 through January 31st, 2019. Please call hotel to schedule tee times.
Enjoy two nights at the Secret Garden Inn in a hot tub cottage and take a complimentary picnic of French goodies to Alice Keck Park Memorial Gardens. Bask in the sun as turtles and ducks alike splash in the pond, and surround yourself with lush gardens blooming with colorful bougainvillea. Munch on a delicious baguette sandwich (ham or brie), French soda or organic juice, mixed greens salad with tangy vinaigrette, and a surprise dessert. Don’t forget to pack a picnic blanket because you’ll want to lounge all day! Learn more
Not valid any holiday week including Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s. Minimum 2-night stay required, available Sunday through Thursday. Terms and conditions may apply. Offer valid November 1st, 2018 through January 31st, 2019. Use code “FALL18” to book online.
Relax and revive for two nights at Simpson House Inn, a luxurious boutique hotel in Santa Barbara. Choose from beautiful Victorian Rooms, English Cottages, or Carriage Barn accommodations. The Sunset Sail package includes a gourmet breakfast every morning, hors d’oeuvres and wine every evening, Wi-Fi, and parking as well as two tickets for a Sunset Cruise on one of the three boats in the Celebration Cruises Fleet. The cruise offers sweeping panoramic views of Santa Barbara in all its golden hour glory and departs from Stearns Wharf. Learn more
Blackout dates include 11/22-24, 12/24-27, 12/31. Cruise Reservations must be made through the hotel front desk at least one week in advance to arrival. Exact boat and tour length depend on availability, call ahead for best available. Package available 11/1/2018-1/31/2019. Two-night minimum required.
Enjoy a two-night stay in one of our luxurious rooms. Start your experience with a bottle of Spanish “HOLA” bubbly and a rose petal drawn bath. The next day, experience Butterfly Beach in style, where your own lounge area will be set up for you to enjoy right on the sand. This luxe package includes two nights in a superior king room with soaking tub, a VIP Spanish champagne welcome amenity, two Spanish Garden rose gold eco-friendly thermal bottles, two chaise lounge chairs, an umbrella with a cooler of assorted refreshments and snacks, and a complimentary European breakfast. Learn more
A valid credit card is required to confirm your reservation. Cancellation notification must be received by 3pm Pacific Time, at least 72-hours prior to your scheduled arrival date. Any late cancellations or failure to show will result in a penalty equal to the value of one night’s room and tax charges. An early departure fee in the amount of one night’s room and tax may apply. No Pets Allowed. Smoke Free Property. 12% City Tax plus $4/night Tourism tax. Valid November 1st, 2018 through January 31st, 2019. Two-night minimum required.
Enjoy a Funk Zone food + photo tour for two with your stay at The Wayfarer! Enjoy the casual 2.5-hour walking tour through Santa Barbara’s historic waterfront and Funk Zone neighborhoods for bites of fresh seafood, handmade tacos, and delectable sweets. Along the way enjoy sips of local beers, wine, and spirits from Santa Barbara’s only distillery. After this Insta-worthy tour, relax at The Wayfarer, where we offer cozy beds, complimentary Wi-Fi, a swimming pool, continental breakfast, and a great location right on State Street. Learn more
Minimum 2-night stay required. Website exclusive rate. Must book direct. 7-day minimum advance purchase required. 21+ Only, Activities subject to Availability. Valid November 1st, 2018 through January 31st, 2019.
Interested in learning more about Santa Barbara?
Visit SantaBarbaraCA.com for insider tips on things to do and places to stay.
With so much to see and do in Santa Barbara, your instinct may be to hop in your car each morning without even thinking about it. But luckily for you, the city boasts a number of care-free ways to get around and explore; each of which offers their own unique brand of fun, and none of which involve parking meters. Check 'em out! Photo Credit: J. Sinclair
It’s known as a sport for the soul, and when you paddle out in Santa Barbara, you’ll quickly see why. The surfing in Santa Barbara allows for some of the best in California, with something for every skill level. Photo Credit: Gabriela Herman
Savor the coastal views, The Urban Wine trail, or the morning’s farm-to-table brunch. Explore shops tucked below unmistakable red tile roofs, then revitalize with energizing, local music or a handcrafted cocktail. Get lost in the unexpected, inviting culture of The American Riviera®. Lift spirits. Savor moments. Miss nothing.
Conquer the day on foot, bicycle or boat, then revitalize beneath distinctive red tile roofs with a handcrafted cocktail. The American Riviera® unfolds where the distinctive Santa Ynez mountain range reaches east-to-west, cascading into a south-facing Pacific coastline with Channel Islands National Park just beyond. Get lost in the unexpected, inviting culture of The American Riviera®. Lift spirits. Savor moments. Miss nothing.
The American Riviera® invites you to settle in and stay a while. Savor distinctive wines while enjoying a personal tour of the vineyards. Embrace an escape where a storied Spanish colonial heritage mixes with modern art and dances under unmistakable
red tile roofs. Soak up coastal views at the nearby polo fields, shaking hands with the local players. Take it all in. Relax longer. Miss nothing.
Discover a majestic California landscape, where the distinctive Santa Ynez mountain range reaches east-to-west, cascading into a
south-facing Pacific coastline. Mingle with elegant wine and rich culture beneath distinctive red tile roofs. The American Riviera®
welcomes you with the unexpected and leaves you feeling revived. Explore more. Miss nothing. Plan your escape.
Part global import showcase, part spiritual oasis, Sacred Space is the kind of place you could spend hours admiring the “treasures from heaven available on Earth,” as their motto says. Photo Credit: Instagram fan @mahgey
Meet new friends at the Santa Barbara Zoo and explore hands-on exhibits at the MOXI museum. Plan an afternoon escape along
a majestic California coastline where mountains meet the sea, with Channel Islands National Park just beyond. After a leisurely
bike tour, elevate your evening beneath distinctive red tile roofs, where acclaimed restaurants prepare family-style feasts paired
with bold wines. The American Riviera® welcomes you with the unexpected and leaves you feeling revived. Create memories.
Elevate your afternoon with family-style feasts prepared by renowned chefs beneath distinctive red-tile roofs. Meet new friends
at the Santa Barbara Zoo and explore hands-on exhibits at the MOXI museum. Plan an afternoon bike tour along a majestic California coastline where mountains meet the sea, with Channel Islands National Park just beyond. The American Riviera®
welcomes you with the unexpected and leaves you feeling revived. Create memories. Spark smiles.
With 6 different markets to choose from each week, take your pick on which day and location to visit. No matter where you choose, you’re always guaranteed the freshest produce around. Photo Credit: Instagram @yummymummykitchen
Spend some time in Solvang, the Danish village nestled in the Santa Ynez Valley that looks and smells like Christmas year-round, with twinkling lights at night and baked goods served fresh every morning. Photo Credit: Instagram @nelly1809
With its Spanish tiles, sunken garden, and observation tower, the Santa Barbara County Courthouse is considered by many to be the country's most beautiful government building. Photo Credit: Gabriela Herman
Explore a day’s worth of shopping tucked below unmistakable red tile roofs, then enjoy every pour along The Urban Wine trail. Savor coastal views after the morning’s farm-to-table brunch. Revitalize with energizing, local music or a handcrafted cocktail. Get lost in the unexpected, inviting culture of The American Riviera®. Lift spirits. Savor moments. Miss nothing.
Loquita’s cocktail list showcases Spanish vermouths, farmers’ market Sangria, handcrafted cocktails and a rotating selection of Spain’s king of cocktails, the Gin-and-Tonic. Photo Credit: Instagram @loquitasb
The American Riviera® invites you to settle in and stay a while. Soak up coastal views at the nearby polo fields, shaking hands with the local players. Embrace an escape where a storied Spanish colonial heritage mixes with modern art and dances under unmistakable red tile roofs. Savor distinctive wines while enjoying a personal tour of the vineyards. Take it all in. Relax longer. Miss nothing.
Taste a delicious spin on the quintessential breakfast burrito with an order of Milpas flatbread, a Mexican-style pizza covered in salsa verde, potatoes, chorizo and fried egg. Photo Credit: Cecilia Rosell
Solvang, a quick 45-minute drive from Santa Barbara, is a truly unique village rife with activities, seasonal festivals, wine-tasting rooms and delectable dining. Photo Credit: Instagram @vivoxplorando
Located just beyond the Old Mission, the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History offers visitors of all ages a chance to discover and reconnect with nature. Photo Credit: Instagram Fan @amazingdaysevents
Surrounding yourself with sunshine, beach breezes and palm tree views at the Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara is always a great way to spend a day on the coast. Photo Credit: Instagram Fan @fssantabarbara
Treat yourself to a gorgeous table right on the patio overlooking the ocean and eat our way through the menu at Bella Vista at Four Seasons The Biltmore Santa Barbara. Photo Credit: Instagram @_thomasdawson
Enjoy a taste of Italy at Olio Pizzeria Enoteca & Bar. More in the mood for pasta? Don't fear! The formal Italian dining is just around the corner at Olio Limone. Photo Credit: Instagram Fan @oliosantabarbara
Kayak through the kelp forests of the Channel Islands National Park. This unique location is home to both warm water currents from the South and cold water currents from the North. Photo Credit: Instagram Fan @SBAdventure
A vacation that’s actually fun for the whole family is a rare thing indeed. Santa Barbara has loads of attractions and outdoor opportunities that will satisfy kids big and small. Photo Credit: Gabriela Herman
This mouth watering dish comes with a melange of wild mushrooms, toasted almonds, red peppers, carrots, zucchini, red and green cabbage, surrounded by fresh capri tomatoes, avocados and crispy wontons. Photo Credit: Instagram Fan @opal_sb
The fantastic Spanish-Moorish style mural room in the Santa Barbara Courthouse delights the eye with exuberant displays of brilliant colored tiles and cinematic murals in some of its historic rooms. Photo Credit: Mark Weber