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Our intimate and cozy inn is just 2 blocks from the alluring Santa Barbara Waterfront

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A Romantic Santa Barbara Hotel

Welcome to Lavender Inn by the Sea

Surrounded by fragrant gardens, Lavender Inn by the Sea is just two blocks from Santa Barbara’s picturesque beaches and yacht harbor. Stearns Wharf, the oceanfront bike path, and downtown shops, restaurants, and the Funk Zone featuring boutique tasting rooms, cafes, and galleries are all within walking distance of our hotel in Santa Barbara, CA. Golf courses, wineries, and the Santa Barbara Mission are just a short drive away.

Stay in one of Lavender Inn by the Sea’s plush guest rooms featuring pillow-top beds,and  lavender-scented bath amenities. Other on-site amenities include complimentary bike rentals and continental breakfast served daily on the patio or by the lobby fireplace. We'll welcome you with champagne on arrival. Wine and cheese are served in the afternoon and milk and cookies are available for a bedtime treat. Guests can relax amid the soothing scent of lavender and soft ocean breezes at one of the most enchanting boutique hotels in Santa Barbara.

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Lavender Inn by the Sea
206 Castillo Street, Santa Barbara, California, 93101, USA
Phone: (805) 963-4317