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A Central Hotel Near Goleta, CA & University of California, Santa Barbara

Plan a family vacation or romantic escape to our Santa Barbara hotel in a scenic setting at the base of the Santa Ynez Mountains. Shop at the trendy boutiques and try local flavors at the restaurants in Santa Barbara and Goleta. Enjoy wine tasting at world-class wineries just a short drive away. Tour the campus of University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB), enjoy outdoor recreation on scenic beaches, take a whale watching cruise and explore Stearns Wharf.  Tap into the area's rich culture at impressive museums, and take in the panoramic city views at the Santa Barbara Courthouse and Clocktower. To make the most of your stay, book one of our hotel packages for wine tasting and golf getaways.

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Best Places to Visit in Santa Barbara

  • Grapeline Wine Tours - Across the Street - Embark on a wine country adventure through the Santa Ynez Valley - one of the California's top wine regions. Tour unique wineries among Santa Barbara County's oak-studded hills. 
  • Santa Barbara Zoo - 8 Miles - Explore 30 acres near the ocean at this small zoo, featuring more than 500 animals. See African lions, Asian elephants, penguins and a famous giraffe with a crooked neck.
  • Santa Barbara Museum of Art - 6 Miles - See the collection of ancient through contemporary art works and photography by American, European and Asian artists at this downtown Santa Barbara museum. 
  • Santa Barbara Mission & Rose Gardens - 6 Miles - Tour California's tenth Spanish mission in Santa Barbara with a museum, gift shop, and a beautiful 10-acre park. Explore the Memorial Rose Garden with more than 1,500 rose bushes and plants.
  • El Presidio State Park - 6 Miles - Listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places, this state park was once a military installation and now contains an original adobe structure called El Cuartel, which is the second oldest building in California.
  • Stearns Wharf & Sea Center - 7 Miles - Meet fascinating marine life under Stearns Wharf at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Sea Center. Enjoy encounters with amazing sea creatures from the Santa Barbara Channel and a shark touch tank. 
 
 
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