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Montecito, CA, United States
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Inn On Summerhill
Inn On Summerhill
8.9 Excellent
2520 Lillie Avenue, Summerland, CA, United States
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4.0 km from city centre, Montecito 
ExcellentBased on 83 reviews
8.9

Inn On SummerHill offers 4-star accommodation in Summerland. It also provides free Wi-Fi, a swimming pool and massage services.

Inn By The Harbor
Inn By The Harbor
8.5 Excellent
433 West Montecito Street, Santa Barbara, CA, United States
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6.8 km from city centre, Montecito 
ExcellentBased on 826 reviews
8.5

Boasting an outdoor pool, Inn by the Harbor is located in Santa Barbara and offers comfortable accommodation. It is ideally positioned for those wanting to discover the area's attractions.

Casa Del Mar Inn
Casa Del Mar Inn
8.7 Excellent
18 Bath Street, Santa Barbara, CA, United States
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6.4 km from city centre, Montecito 
ExcellentBased on 333 reviews
8.7

Less than 20 minutes' stroll from Santa Barbara Amtrak Station, Casa Del Mar Inn provides guests with a convenient base while visiting Santa Barbara. It also offers a terrace, laundry facilities and free Wi-Fi.

Rosewood Miramar Beach
Rosewood Miramar Beach
1759 South Jameson Lane, Santa Barbara, CA, United States
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1.8 km from city centre, Montecito 

Rosewood Miramar Beach is located in Montecito and offers complimentary Wi-Fi. It also provides a 24-hour reception, a laundry service and a swimming pool.

Cheshire Cat Inn & Cottages
Cheshire Cat Inn & Cottages
9.3 Excellent
36 West Valerio Street, Santa Barbara, CA, United States
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7.4 km from city centre, Montecito 
ExcellentBased on 294 reviews
9.3

Located within walking distance of Santa Barbara Metropolitan Transit District Station, this comfortable bed and breakfast is an ideal base for those wanting to explore Santa Barbara and its surrounds. It also provides free Wi-Fi, a terrace and massage services.

Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Beach
Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Beach
7.8 Good
443 Corona Del Mar, Santa Barbara, CA, United States
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4.1 km from city centre, Montecito 
GoodBased on 607 reviews
7.8

Located in Santa Barbara, the hotel is within a 20-minute drive of Santa Barbara Municipal Airport and provides an outdoor pool. It is conveniently positioned for those wishing to sightsee in the area.

Montecito Inn
Montecito Inn
8.3 Excellent
1295 Coast Village Road, Santa Barbara, CA, United States
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1.9 km from city centre, Montecito 
ExcellentBased on 386 reviews
8.3

Montecito Inn provides charming 3-star accommodation in Santa Barbara. It also offers a sauna, a Jacuzzi and an outdoor heated pool.

Castillo Inn at the Beach
Castillo Inn at the Beach
9.0 Excellent
22 Castillo Street, Santa Barbara, CA, United States
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6.5 km from city centre, Montecito 
ExcellentBased on 1,331 reviews
9.0

A short walk from Santa Barbara Amtrak Station, Castillo Inn at the Beach has a accessible location, making it an ideal base while in Santa Barbara. Guests can also enjoy free internet throughout the property.

Motel 6 Santa Barbara State Street
Motel 6 Santa Barbara State Street
7.1 Good
3505 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA, United States
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9.8 km from city centre, Montecito 
GoodBased on 403 reviews
7.1

Motel 6 Santa Barbara-State offers a comfortable setting while in Santa Barbara. It also provides an outdoor pool, a designated smoking area and a vending machine.

Agave Inn
Agave Inn
8.5 Excellent
3222 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA, United States
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9.3 km from city centre, Montecito 
ExcellentBased on 454 reviews
8.5

Located in Santa Barbara, Agave Inn is an easy drive from Goleta Beach and University of California Santa Barbara. It is conveniently positioned for guests wanting to visit local attractions.

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Cheapest month:March
Most expensive month:January
Average price in Montecito:$618/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$92/night
Cheapest day:Wednesday
Most expensive day:Tuesday
$342 - $790
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$355 - $678
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Inn On Summerhill
Inn On Summerhill
8.9 Excellent
2520 Lillie Avenue, Summerland, CA, United States
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0.3 km from city centre, Summerland 

Inn On SummerHill offers 4-star accommodation in Summerland. It also provides free Wi-Fi, a swimming pool and massage services.

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Harbor House Inn
Harbor House Inn
9.6 Excellent
104 Bath Street, Santa Barbara, CA, United States
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1.5 km from city centre, Santa Barbara 

Harbor House Inn Santa Barbara is situated in Santa Barbara and offers free Wi-Fi. It is close to the area's tourist attractions and is within walking distance of Santa Barbara Amtrak Station.

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San Ysidro Ranch
San Ysidro Ranch
9.7 Excellent
900 San Ysidro Lane, Montecito, CA, United States
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1.4 km from city centre, Montecito 

Conveniently situated and offering an outdoor pool, this charming resort is an easy drive from Santa Barbara. Guests can also enjoy complimentary internet access throughout the property.

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Inn By The Harbor
Inn By The Harbor
8.5 Excellent
433 West Montecito Street, Santa Barbara, CA, United States
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1.4 km from city centre, Santa Barbara 

Boasting an outdoor pool, Inn by the Harbor is located in Santa Barbara and offers comfortable accommodation. It is ideally positioned for those wanting to discover the area's attractions.

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Agave Inn
Agave Inn
8.5 Excellent
3222 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA, United States
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3.6 km from city centre, Santa Barbara 

Located in Santa Barbara, Agave Inn is an easy drive from Goleta Beach and University of California Santa Barbara. It is conveniently positioned for guests wanting to visit local attractions.

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Casa Del Mar Inn
Casa Del Mar Inn
8.7 Excellent
18 Bath Street, Santa Barbara, CA, United States
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1.6 km from city centre, Santa Barbara 

Less than 20 minutes' stroll from Santa Barbara Amtrak Station, Casa Del Mar Inn provides guests with a convenient base while visiting Santa Barbara. It also offers a terrace, laundry facilities and free Wi-Fi.

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Montecito Inn
Montecito Inn
8.3 Excellent
1295 Coast Village Road, Santa Barbara, CA, United States
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5.6 km from city centre, Santa Barbara 

Montecito Inn provides charming 3-star accommodation in Santa Barbara. It also offers a sauna, a Jacuzzi and an outdoor heated pool.

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Harbor View Inn
Harbor View Inn
8.9 Excellent
28 West Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, CA, United States
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1.6 km from city centre, Santa Barbara 

Harbor View Inn is set in Santa Barbara and is a short walk from Santa Barbara Amtrak Station. It provides a day spa, as well as a sauna, an outdoor pool and a kids pool.

Cheapest hotels in Montecito, California

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Motel 6 Santa Barbara State Street
Motel 6 Santa Barbara State Street
7.1 Good
3505 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA, United States
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4.0 km from city centre,  

Motel 6 Santa Barbara-State offers a comfortable setting while in Santa Barbara. It also provides an outdoor pool, a designated smoking area and a vending machine.

$141
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Castillo Inn at the Beach
Castillo Inn at the Beach
9.0 Excellent
22 Castillo Street, Santa Barbara, CA, United States
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1.6 km from city centre,  

A short walk from Santa Barbara Amtrak Station, Castillo Inn at the Beach has a accessible location, making it an ideal base while in Santa Barbara. Guests can also enjoy free internet throughout the property.

$142
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Agave Inn
Agave Inn
8.5 Excellent
3222 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA, United States
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3.6 km from city centre,  

Located in Santa Barbara, Agave Inn is an easy drive from Goleta Beach and University of California Santa Barbara. It is conveniently positioned for guests wanting to visit local attractions.

$186
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Lemon Tree Inn
Lemon Tree Inn
7.8 Good
2819 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA, United States
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2.8 km from city centre,  

Lemon Tree Inn Santa Barbara offers 3-star accommodation in Santa Barbara. It also provides free Wi-Fi, a Jacuzzi and an outdoor pool.

$190
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Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Beach
Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Beach
7.8 Good
443 Corona Del Mar, Santa Barbara, CA, United States
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2.8 km from city centre,  

Located in Santa Barbara, the hotel is within a 20-minute drive of Santa Barbara Municipal Airport and provides an outdoor pool. It is conveniently positioned for those wishing to sightsee in the area.

$194
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Casa Del Mar Inn
Casa Del Mar Inn
8.7 Excellent
18 Bath Street, Santa Barbara, CA, United States
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1.6 km from city centre,  

Less than 20 minutes' stroll from Santa Barbara Amtrak Station, Casa Del Mar Inn provides guests with a convenient base while visiting Santa Barbara. It also offers a terrace, laundry facilities and free Wi-Fi.

$211
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Montecito Inn
Montecito Inn
8.3 Excellent
1295 Coast Village Road, Santa Barbara, CA, United States
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5.6 km from city centre,  

Montecito Inn provides charming 3-star accommodation in Santa Barbara. It also offers a sauna, a Jacuzzi and an outdoor heated pool.

$223
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Palmoro House
Palmoro House
6.5 Good
424 Por La Mar Drive, Santa Barbara, CA, United States
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2.8 km from city centre,  

The hotel is situated in Santa Barbara and provides guests with free Wi-Fi. It also offers an express check-in and check-out feature, an outdoor pool and meeting rooms.

$328
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Hotel prices in Montecito

2 stars or below

$141 - $194

Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Beach

No. 1 most popular

$194
Avg. per night
Agave Inn

No. 2 most popular

Agave Inn
8.5 Excellent
$186
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Motel 6 Santa Barbara State Street
$141
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3 stars

$190 - $412

Harbor House Inn

No. 1 most popular

Harbor House Inn
9.6 Excellent
$353
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Inn By The Harbor

No. 2 most popular

Inn By The Harbor
8.5 Excellent
$335
Avg. per night
Lemon Tree Inn

Best value

$190
Avg. per night
4 stars and up

$223 - $2,247

San Ysidro Ranch

No. 1 most popular

San Ysidro Ranch
9.7 Excellent
$2,247
Avg. per night
Rosewood Miramar Beach

No. 2 most popular

$2,162
Avg. per night
Montecito Inn

Best value

Montecito Inn
8.3 Excellent
$223
Avg. per night

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Where to stay in Montecito

About Montecito

Set in the foothills of the Santa Ynez Mountains, Montecito is an affluent neighbourhood north of Los Angeles. The neighbourhood is an enclave for celebrities, with leafy streets, luxe mansions and easy access to the beach. Upmarket cafes and boutiques make Coast Village Road a favourite with fashion fans.

Things to do

Coast Village Road is the beating heart of Montecito. The lively thoroughfare is lined with trendy cafes where you can enjoy organic brunches, smoothies and artisan coffee. Enjoy lunch on an outdoor patio and sip Napa Valley wine with your evening meal.

The shopping in Montecito is fantastic, with independent boutiques selling designer clothing, jewellery and homewares. Many of the products are made in California and showcase the creativity of the Golden State.

Tours of Casa del Herrero take you behind the scenes of an elegant Spanish Colonial manor. The estate was built in the 1920s and is set in beautifully manicured gardens. Now a National Historic Landmark, Casa del Herrero recalls Montecito in the Roaring Twenties.

Filled with more than 3,500 plant species from around the world, Lotusland is one of the most enchanting botanical gardens in California. Prickly cacti, lush ferns and fragrant lilies are just some of the plants on show in the 15-hectare gardens. Visit in July and August to see the namesake lotuses in full bloom.

Butterfly Beach lures sunseekers in with its golden sand and a secluded atmosphere. Swaying palms line the foreshore and add to the idyllic feel. Soak up the sunshine on the sand, cool off in the rolling surf and keep an eye out for celebrities walking their dogs on the beach.

Getting there

Montecito is pedestrian-friendly and easy to get around on foot. Parking is available along Coast Village Road and in Montecito Village. Los Angeles International Airport is a 1.5-hour drive down the coast.

Montecito travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels in Montecito?

    386 reviews rated Montecito Inn with an average score of 8.3/10. It may also be worth looking into the Inn On Summerhill, which received a rating of 8.9/10 from 83 reviews. Santa Barbara Inn could also be a good option, with a score of 9.0/10 from 777 reviews.

  • How much do hotels in Montecito cost?

    Montecito hotels have an average price of $1,279/night (based on searches on HotelsCombined in the last 3 days).

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Montecito?

    HotelsCombined users have found cheap hotels in Montecito starting from $266 per night in the last 3 days.

  • How much is a hotel in Montecito tonight?

    Users have found prices for hotels in Montecito tonight starting as low as $284, rising to an average cost of $285, based on searches in the last 72 hours.