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Santa Barbara Holiday Packages

Places to Visit in Santa Barbara

There's no limit to the number of exciting things you can do when you're in a new place. So why not get your trip to Santa Barbara off to a sensational start by checking out some of our suggestions? After all – out there starts here!

Trust us, you won't regret visiting Mission Santa Barbara and Santa Barbara County Courthouse. These world-famous attractions will take your Santa Barbara trip to another level.

There's no such thing as getting bored in this lively city. The Santa Barbara Zoo and the Santa Barbara Museum of Art will keep you on the move. The Lotusland and the Santa Barbara Natural History Museum are also some wonderful attractions that'll capture your imagination.

Picture the fighters who once helped protect Presidio Santa Barbara. The action of past combats are evident on its walls. Travellers in this destination are spoilt for choice. Check out the breathtaking displays of bushes, herbs, trees and vines at Santa Barbara Botanical Garden. If you like to challenge yourself, try to pronounce their botanical names! Still got some time to spare? Many of history's notable entrepreneurs have frequented the lecture halls of Santa Barbara City College. You simply can't leave the area without taking a trip to this age-old learning institution.

Popular Activities for your Santa Barbara Holiday

Holidays are about doing things you get a kick out of as well as things you've never done before. Are you ready to have a crack at some cool new experiences?

Your trip to Santa Barbara is about to get a whole lot more exciting. There are loads of things to do, such as:

Head to our Santa Barbara things to do page for a comprehensive list.

Santa Barbara Accommodation

Tour Santa Barbara with ease knowing that you have a place to sleep. With no less than 54 properties available, booking a comfy bed for your cheap holiday or luxury getaway won't be hard!

If the idea of a fully stocked minibar and a swanky bathtub appeals to you, grab a drink and immerse yourself in luxury at the San Ysidro Ranch (900 San Ysidro Lane) or the Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara (1260 Channel Dr). If your holiday stash isn't as big as you thought it would be, the Ala Mar by the Sea (102 West Cabrillo Blvd) and the Agave Inn (3222 State Street) are a couple of more economical options.

No journey to Santa Barbara is truly complete without a stop off at Mission Santa Barbara. The Simpson House Inn and the Best Western Plus Encina Inn & Suites are both within strolling distance.

Nearest Airports to Santa Barbara

Nothing's more satisfying than touching down at Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA) after a long flight. Once you've secured your bags and stretched out those stiff limbs, you'll find yourself just 8 miles (13 km) from the heart of Santa Barbara.

*Savings based on all holiday package bookings with Flight + Hotel on Expedia.com from January through December 2017, as compared to price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages. For Free Flight or 100% Off Flight deals, package savings is greater than or equal to the current cost of one component, when both are priced separately.


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Sideways Inn AU$169
Reviewed on 16 Jul. 2019
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Sideways Inn

Sideways Inn

114 E Highway 246, Buellton, CA
     
    4.5 of 5
    3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    Loved everything about this hotel. Although the water pressure was low in our bathroom for showers. Would definitely stay again if ever coming thru. We loved the Flying flags, plan to come there one day with our family

    Chumash Casino Resort AU$178
    Reviewed on 16 Jul. 2019
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    Chumash Casino Resort

    Chumash Casino Resort

    3400 East Highway 246, Santa Ynez, CA
       
      4.4 of 5
      4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

      The room was clean, recently remodeled and the shower was great. The pool was large and inviting. The staff was friendly. Good time. Would definitely recommend over other casinos.

      Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort AU$408
      Reviewed on 11 Jul. 2019
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      Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort

      Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort

      633 E Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA
         
        3.9 of 5
        4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        The pool water was too dirty and I hope that doesn't affect on my kids. I noticed when my kids were inside. I never expected like that. it means I can not trust and need to check it first. Entrance has not enough signs for hotel and guides.

        The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara AU$645
        Reviewed on 17 Jul. 2019
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        The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara

        The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara

        8301 Hollister Avenue, Goleta, CA
           
          4.4 of 5
          5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

          We stayed near the pool and it's a bit noisy from the ongoing music in the pool area (you can hear it even from inside the room). It's tolerable Otherwise everything about this place is excellent. The valet is fast and attentive, the architecture is nicely detailed and the gardens are beautiful. ...

          Hotel Corque AU$160
          Reviewed on 15 Jul. 2019
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          Hotel Corque

          Hotel Corque

          400 Alisal Rd., Solvang, CA
             
            4.6 of 5
            4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

            Property location is excellent. The free shuttle to the casino is very convenient.

            Vacations Inn Solvang AU$162
            Reviewed on 15 Jul. 2019
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            Vacations Inn Solvang

            Vacations Inn Solvang

            1455 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA
               
              4.0 of 5
              2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

              The swimming pool was clean and the room was very confortable. Good location right next to restraunts and a the shops wete just walking distance. Will stay there again

              Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn AU$230
              Reviewed on 17 Jul. 2019
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              Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn

              Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn

              4558 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria, CA
                 
                4.0 of 5
                3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                Beautiful facility. We had a courtyard room which was so convenient for us since we had two small grandchildren with us, they were able to go out our French door and sit at a patio table and read, eat, etc. Nice large mini refrigerator held all our drinks and snacks. The on-site restaurant was on ...

                Hotel Milo Santa Barbara
                Reviewed on 14 Jul. 2019
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                Hotel Milo Santa Barbara

                Hotel Milo Santa Barbara

                202 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA
                   
                  3.8 of 5
                  3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                  The location is fantastic. Afternoon complimentary wine tasting daily from local vineyards

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