Neighborhood Inns

If you’re looking for a place to stay with a more personal feel, a Santa Barbara bed and breakfast or inn might be the perfect choice. The city’s unique neighborhoods, districts and nooks harbor a variety of quaint places to call home while you’re here. These smaller properties blend seamlessly into the vibe and culture of the Santa Barbara South Coast, meaning you can too.

Santa Barbara’s inns and bed and breakfasts allow you to have the neighborhood experience that so many seek when they visit. Strolling down the street, you’ll discover your favorite local coffee shop, lunch spot or live music venue. Engage in the vibrant energy of State Street, or wander along the Urban Wine Trail in the Funk Zone. Go after the good life in Goleta, or make new friends in Montecito.

You’ll find neighborhood accommodations to suit any style or price point. Take in the view from a cozy beachfront inn or relax in a classic Santa Barbara bed and breakfast with whitewashed walls and a red tile roof. Whether you want to escape to a quiet retreat or stay right in the center of the action, Santa Barbara has the perfect place for your getaway.

It’s easy to make the most of your visit when you stay in one of these fun spots. The inns and bed and breakfasts of Santa Barbara are as welcoming as the neighbors you’ll find there.

Neighborhood Inns in Santa Barbara


Franciscan Inn

Franciscan Inn is what a Santa Barbara hideaway is meant to be. The picturesque red tiled Spanish architecture with personalized service awaiting your arrival.. A quiet location just a block from the city's finest beaches, harbor, shopping on State…


Coast Village Inn

The Coast Village Inn is located in Santa Barbara, CA, nestled between the mountains and the sea in the heart of the lush coastal community of Montecito. Pristine beaches, unique shops and boutiques, art galleries, and great restaurants are all…


Beach House Inn & Apartments

The Beach House Inn is located on a quiet residential street in the city’s West Beach area. We are only two blocks from the beach, harbor, and restaurants; and just 3 blocks from State Street where you’ll find fabulous shopping, dining,…


Lavender Inn by the Sea

Click here to book now! Surrounded by beautiful lavender gardens, the Lavender Inn by the Sea is just two blocks from Santa Barbara's picturesque beaches and yacht harbor.  Stearns Wharf, the oceanfront bike path, and downtown shops and…


Blue Sands Inn

Blue Sands Inn is a locally owned hotel focused on the arts and the environment just across the street from Santa Barbara's popular East Beach. Recently remodeled in August of 2017, our twelve rooms boast a unique, bohemian, beach style and…


Inn on Summer Hill

Visit our website for photography and detailed information - click here.  A Santa Barbara bed and breakfast, the Inn on Summer Hill is a luxury seaside inn in Summerland, CA. A perfect southern California getaway to Santa Barbara beaches and…


Inn at East Beach

Steps from the beach ... a fabulous location with views of breathtaking mountains or the azure sea, luxurious rooms and suites surrounding a private heated pool in beautiful Santa Barbara, California, the American Riviera®.  Welcome to the…


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