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Santa Barbara, CA, United States
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Cheapest £187

Average £225

Most expensive £263

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The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara

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Average Length of Stay

2 days
The cheapest price for a room in Santa Barbara found in the last 7 days is £53/night. This rate is available with Ith Santa Barbara Beach Hostel, a 1-star hotel.
Travel with comfort when booking a room with The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara, the most popular 5-star hotel in Santa Barbara (8/10 rating - based on 189 reviews).
There are 9,207 hotels in Santa Barbara close to Los Angeles. 2br Furn Home - Safe/Quiet/Clean So Bay Nr Bch/Lax is the nearest with a distance of 0.8 mi from this airport.
On average, people stay for 2 days when lodging at hotels in Santa Barbara. The average accommodation price for 2 days in Santa Barbara in the past week is £574.

When to book cheap hotels in Santa Barbara

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High seasonAprilmost expensive time to stay
59%expected price decrease
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£121 - £535

Cheapest day of weekThursdayis the cheapest day of the week to book
Highest day of weekSaturdayis the most expensive day of the week to book
£137is the average per night cost for a hotel on this day
£552is the average per night cost for a hotel on this day
Cheapest time to bookThe cheapest time to book hotels in Santa Barbara is: 1-2 star, 85 days before. 3 star, 83 days before. 4-5 star, 72 days before.

1-2 star

£119 - £282

3 star

£186 - £449

4-5 star

£208 - £1,016

Information about staying in Santa Barbara

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How long do people stay in Santa Barbara?

On average, people stay in Santa Barbara for a total of 2 nights.

How much does a hotel cost in Santa Barbara?

Hotels in Santa Barbara show a range of prices for their rooms. These are determined by factors such as availability, locale and amenities. On average, rooms will be around £318 per night.

When is the best time to book a hotel in Santa Barbara?

In December prices are at their lowest, making it the most cost-effective time to book a hotel room in Santa Barbara. You may find the cost of your room has decreased by 59%.

Which day is cheapest to stay in Santa Barbara?

At the moment the cheapest day to stay in a hotel in Santa Barbara is Wednesday, with Friday being the most expensive.

How much does a luxury hotel in Santa Barbara cost?

£473 is around the price you are going to have to pay for a luxury hotel room in Santa Barbara. This is on average a 38%% increase on the cost of a typical Santa Barbara hotel, which is more likely to charge £318 a night.

Based on the weather in Santa Barbara, what attractions are popular during May?

With generally low rainfall expected (0 mm) and an average temperature of 15 °C, those staying at a hotel in Santa Barbara may want to take some time during their visit to go see popular landmarks in the area. Considering the weather during May, attractions worth visiting near Santa Barbara are Hollywood Walk of Fame, Gaslamp Quarter, and Hearst Castle.

Does Santa Barbara have holiday rentals?

Yes, Santa Barbara has 861 holiday rentals available. If you’re interested in a holiday rental in Santa Barbara, Charming Montecito Orchard Cottage is the most popular in the city. Compare deals on holiday rentals in Santa Barbara.

Does Santa Barbara have hostels?

Yes, Santa Barbara hostels are available if you aren’t interested in staying at a traditional hotel. Ith Santa Barbara Beach Hostel is the most popular out of the 2 hostels in Santa Barbara. Search for deals on hostels in Santa Barbara.

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How much are hotels near Stearns Wharf?

momondo users have recommended 10 hotels to users looking to stay near Stearns Wharf. Hotels in this area have an average price of £226 per night. These prices may change based on several factors, such as time of year. Hotels near Stearns Wharf are typically 9% more expensive than the average hotel in Santa Barbara, which is £205.

Are there hotels available near The Arlington Theatre?

If you’re looking for a hotel in Santa Barbara near The Arlington Theatre then you are in luck. momondo recommends 11 hotels near The Arlington Theatre and on average, hotels in the area cost £278/night. This price may vary based on season. Hotels near The Arlington Theatre are typically 26% more expensive than the average hotel in Santa Barbara, which is £205.

What is the average price of a hotel near West Beach?

The average price for hotels near West Beach is £226 per night. Of those hotels, momondo users recommend the 10 hotels below for those looking to stay in the area. Since West Beach is more popular at some times of year than others, prices may vary depending on when you plan your trip. Hotels near West Beach are typically 9% more expensive than the average hotel in Santa Barbara, which is £205.

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