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Endless Things to Do in Santa Barbara

A Guide to Experiences On the Pacific Coast

Known fondly as the "American Riviera," Santa Barbara is located north of Los Angeles and teeming with wineries, golf courses, fine dining restaurants, art galleries, and spectacular beaches. Whether you're here for a romantic getaway, a family vacation, or an extended business stay, you'll appreciate being within close proximity of some of the best things to do in Santa Barbara, CA when you stay at one of our coastal inns.

Explore our guide to Santa Barbara attractions and activities below and then book your stay to begin your adventure on the Central Coast.

Outdoor Activities 

With nearly perfect weather year-round, there is never a bad time to enjoy the beautiful surrounding landscape in Santa Barbara.


Santa Barbara is home to a wide variety of museums, landmarks, and other attractions. Visit some of our favorite nearby sights during your next trip.


From watersports to golfing, guests will enjoy the fun outdoor recreational things to do in Santa Barbara.

Local Attractions

Our location in Santa Barbara lends itself perfectly to exploring the vibrant city and natural surroundings. Take a look at some of the best local attractions in the area.


Our Locations

Pepper Tree Innbest western plus

Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Inn

Encina Inn & Suitesbest western plus

Best Western Plus Encina Inn & Suites

Brisas Del Mar, Inn at the Beach

Brisas Del Mar, Inn at the Beach

Lavender Inn by the Sea

Lavender Inn by the Sea

Inn by the Harbor

Inn by the Harbor

Santa Barbara Hotel Group

Santa Barbara Hotel Group

What's Nearby

Santa Barbara Hotel Group
3850 State Street, CA, 93105, USA
Phone: (805) 687-5511