Travel Advisor Toolkit

Thank you for registering to receive Visit Santa Barbara’s Travel Advisor Toolkit. We truly believe that selling Santa Barbara doesn’t have to be hard, and with this curated toolkit, you’ll have everything you need at your fingertips. If you can’t find what you’re looking for, please do not hesitate to contact Jocilyn Schumacher at [email protected].

Click here to download the complete Travel Advisor Toolkit. Or, pick and choose what you need from the items below. 

Destination Overview

A Mediterranean-like climate, welcoming coastal vibe, activities for every interest, and a small-town feel with big-city amenities help to make Santa Barbara an easy sell for your clients. To best support you through the planning process, we recommend starting here: 

  • Click here to download an overview of the Santa Barbara South Coast. 
  • For those seeking information on Santa Barbara 101, click here the First-Timer’s Guide to Santa Barbara. 
  • Click here to download a map of key points of interest within the Santa Barbara South Coast. 
  • Explore Santa Barbara’s expansive lodging and dining options, in two easily downloadable lists.
  • Click here to learn how you can bundle Santa Barbara with other key California destinations.
  • Click here to download the top images for selling the Santa Barbara South Coast.
  • Click here to download the most frequently asked questions about selling Santa Barbara.

Itinerary Planning

With suggestions for accommodations, tours, special events, dining, shopping, and activities, our team of local experts has curated helpful itineraries that cover the depth and breadth of our coastal enclave. To get started, here’s a peek at a couple of our most popular itineraries:

Still curious? For a library of endless itinerary download options, click here.

Digital Visitor Guide

For inspiration and planning tips for Santa Barbara, request a free copy of the Santa Barbara Visitors Magazine. Dig into a comprehensive overview of the Santa Barbara South Coast, presented with beautiful photography and fun editorial stories about arts and culture, wine country, culinary delights, shopping, outdoor activities, events, itineraries, and more. For a digital version, please click here. For a hard copy mailed directly to you, please click here

Santa Barbara SPECIALIST Training Program

We are proud to offer travel agents the Santa Barbara Travel PRO interactive training program. This curated program takes you through an introductory course on all things Santa Barbara. Think of it as “Santa Barbara 101.” Once completed, not only will you become certified as a Santa Barbara Specialist, you’ll also gain exclusive access to images, videos, and sales collateral to help you better sell and promote the Santa Barbara South Coast to your clients. To get started, click here.

Special Offers


More Time, More Savings!

More Time in Santa Barbara = More Savings.  Extend your time at the Hotel Milo and take advantage of all Santa Barbara has to offer.  Hotel Milo is one of the most centrally located oceanside hotels in Santa Barbara – with pristine Pacific beaches, Stearns Wharf, and the harbor right at your doorstep.  The longer you stay, the more you save! Stay 3 Nights, save 10%. Stay 4 Nights, save 15%. Stay 5 nights or more, save 20%!

Terms and Conditions: Offer is subject to availability and cannot be combined with any other rates or discounts. Offer available Sunday – Thursday.

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Ramada Santa Barbara Value Pass

Surrounded by award-winning gardens, lagoons and koi ponds, the four-time Ramada Worldwide award-winning Ramada Santa Barbara is a veritable oasis that beckons both business and leisure travelers.With the Ramada Santa Barbara Value Pass guests can enjoy exclusive deals throughout Santa Barbara’s restaurants, attractions and wine-tasting rooms. Rates start at $196.

Ramada Santa Barbara
4770 Calle Real
Santa Barbara, CA 93110
Reservations:(866) 598-0093

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Retreat to El Encanto

No one wants to leave El Encanto, A Belmond Hotel’s enchanting hideaway, and you don’t have to with the exclusive Stay a Little Longer offer. Enjoy great savings when you book three consecutive nights.

Terms and Conditions: Requires a 3-night minimum length of stay. This offer has the standard guarantee and cancellation policy, which are: CANCEL: Cancel by 4pm 72 hours prior to arrival or pay a fee of 1 night plus tax. GUARANTEE: A credit card guarantee is required at time of booking. Please note that 72 hours prior to arrival date a 1-night room deposit plus tax will be charged.

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Ride and Save in Goleta, CA

Save 5% off your room rate at the Residence Inn Santa Barbara Goleta when you ride with Amtrak. Enjoy the scenery of the coastline as you ride the train and enter the beautiful Santa Barbara Goleta enclave. Then, with the savings, head down to Fisherman's Wharf or State Street for dining, shopping, and entertainment before you retreat to your comfortable stay at our hotel.

Valid through December 31, 2018. Limited number of rooms are available for this promotion. Tax is additional. Offer does not apply to groups of 10 or more rooms. Offer cannot be combined with any other promotions. Blackout dates may apply. Advance reservations required. Other restrictions apply. Rates are per room, per night and based on availability at the time of reservations.

Must show Amtrak ticket as proof of purchase to receive discount. Guest must book reservation using promotional code listed above in order to receive discount. Offer applies to one regular room per stay, per guest. Offer not available during special events.

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Coastal Chic Meetings

Experience the new Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort for your next meeting. Book a gathering with 25 or more guest rooms (with a maximum of 50 guests) Sunday through Thursday, and receive the following perks:

  • One Hour Welcome Wine Tasting with Appetizer Pairings
  • 1 Hour Team Building Adventure with an Ocean View
  • Triple Hilton Honors Points
  • One Hour Onsite Spa Visit for Event Planner

***Some restrictions and conditions may apply.

For more information, call our Sales Team at 805-564-4333.

Mention promo code: COASTALMEETINGS

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