Whether you want to plan an exciting family vacation or an intimate escape for two, discover the attractions that make Santa Barbara such a popular destination. Stroll around the Santa Barbara Zoo to see hundreds of animals at home in their natural habitats. Sip fine wines at some of the region's most exemplary wine tasting rooms. Hop aboard a whale watching cruise from SEA Landing to see the majestic marine life off the California coastline. Take in panoramic views of the city from the Courthouse and Clock Tower, and experience all the best local flavors in delicious dining, boutique shopping, cultural attractions, myriad of museums, and other must-see places of interest just a short drive away from our award winning green certified hotel.