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Enjoy a Vacation Home in Sun-kissed Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara is an elegant seaside town in Santa Barbara County, California. It is located between the imposing Santa Ynez Mountains and the Pacific Ocean. Known for its sandy beaches, favorable climate, and stucco architecture, visitors to the city can choose between many types of accommodation. Along the coastline, there are beach houses, cottages, and apartments suitable for groups of various sizes. Romantic couples find cute villas by the sea, while families who want proximity to the amenities of the city can choose townhouses and condos in the city center. Whatever your preference is, Santa Barbara is sure to have the perfect vacation rental for you.

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Vacation rentals and apartments with air conditioning

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Villa  Santa Barbara
May 7 - May 14
$993 per night
Villa ∙ 18 guests ∙ 6 bedrooms

Lovely Villa in Santa Barbara with Beautiful Pool

5.0
Outstanding (10 ratings)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
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House  Santa Barbara
Oct 1 - Oct 8
$881 per night
House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Wonderful Vacation Home in Santa Barbara with Patio, Grill & Yard

4.9
Outstanding (12 ratings)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
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House  Santa Barbara
Mar 16 - Mar 23
$926 per night
House ∙ 11 guests ∙ 5 bedrooms

Pleasant House in West Beach with Grill & Patio

4.5
Excellent (4 ratings)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
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Vacation rentals with Wi-Fi

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House  Santa Barbara
May 17 - May 24
-52%
$1,417
$677 per night
House ∙ 10 guests ∙ 5 bedrooms

House in East Beach with Yard & Grill

5.0
Outstanding (46 ratings)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
Internet
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House  Santa Barbara
May 6 - May 13
-44%
$1,363
$760 per night
House ∙ 12 guests ∙ 7 bedrooms

Vacation Home in Santa Barbara with Pool, Patio & Grill

4.9
Outstanding (110 ratings)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
Internet
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House  Santa Barbara
Oct 1 - Oct 8
$573 per night
House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms

House in East Mesa with Yard, Patio & Grill + Sweeping Views

5.0
Outstanding (179 ratings)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
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Apartments and vacation rentals with a kitchen

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Villa  Santa Barbara
Nov 2 - Nov 9
-22%
$633
$495 per night
Villa ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Charming Villa in West Beach with Patio, Grill & Yard + Close to Beach

4.9
Outstanding (106 ratings)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
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Villa  Santa Barbara
May 7 - May 14
-18%
$547
$450 per night
Villa ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Villa in Santa Barbara with Grill & Patio

4.8
Outstanding (34 ratings)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
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Villa  Santa Barbara
Sep 24 - Oct 1
-12%
$389
$341 per night
Villa ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Beautiful Villa in West Beach with Outside Patio

4.9
Outstanding (88 ratings)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
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House Santa Barbara
May 7 - May 14
-30%
$713
$496 per night
House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms

House in Lower Riviera with Patio & Grill + Luxury Views

4.9
Outstanding (51 ratings)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
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House Santa Barbara
Mar 16 - Mar 23
-23%
$967
$748 per night
House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms

Pleasant Vacation Home in East Mesa with Private Balcony

4.3
Very good (11 ratings)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
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House Santa Barbara
May 7 - May 14
-21%
$850
$675 per night
House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms

Nice House in West Mesa with Front Garden

4.9
Outstanding (15 ratings)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
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Recommended Vacation Rentals in Santa Barbara

Find your perfect vacation rental in Santa Barbara: from $125 per night

Apartment Santa Barbara
Oct 1 - Oct 8
$124 per night
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Charming Apartment in Santa Barbara with Patio & Yard

5.0
Outstanding (33 ratings)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
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House Santa Barbara
Mar 16 - Mar 23
$457 per night
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

House in Lower State with Grill

4.9
Outstanding (75 ratings)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
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House Santa Barbara
Apr 25 - May 2
$751 per night
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

House in East Mesa with Patio, Grill & Yard + Ocean Views

5.0
Outstanding (20 ratings)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
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House Santa Barbara
Oct 1 - Oct 8
$384 per night
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

House in Santa Barbara with Electric Fireplace

4.7
Excellent (6 ratings)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
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House Santa Barbara
Oct 1 - Oct 8
$167 per night
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Charming Vacation Home in Santa Barbara with Yard, Grill & Patio

4.9
Outstanding (12 ratings)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
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House Santa Barbara
Mar 16 - Mar 23
$250 per night
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Lovely House in Santa Barbara with Grill & Patio

4.9
Outstanding (221 ratings)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
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House Santa Barbara
Jun 3 - Jun 10
$759 per night
House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms

House in East Mesa with Grill + Ocean Views

4.9
Outstanding (62 ratings)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
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Cottage Santa Barbara
Oct 1 - Oct 8
$128 per night
Cottage ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Cottage in Oak Park with Grill, Yard & Patio

5.0
Outstanding (97 ratings)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
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House Santa Barbara
Apr 25 - May 2
$541 per night
House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms

Vacation Home in Cielito with Large Pool + Magnificent Views

4.9
Outstanding (129 ratings)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
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Budget-friendly Vacation Rentals in Santa Barbara

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House Santa Barbara
Mar 16 - Mar 23
$159 per night
House ∙ 3 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

House in West Mesa with Front Garden + Sunny View

4.8
Outstanding (105 ratings)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
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House Santa Barbara
Mar 16 - Mar 23
$1,295 per night
House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms

Charming Vacation Home in Campanil with Grill, Pool & Patio

Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
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House Santa Barbara
Mar 16 - Mar 23
$406 per night
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

House in West Beach with Grill, Patio & Yard

4.9
Outstanding (52 ratings)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
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Top-Rated Rentals and Accommodations in Santa Barbara

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House Santa Barbara
Jun 3 - Jun 10
$1,200 per night
House ∙ 10 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms

House in East Mesa with Wide Garden + Coastal Views

5.0
Outstanding (44 ratings)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
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House Santa Barbara
Jun 3 - Jun 10
$539 per night
House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms

Vacation Home in West Mesa with Yard & Grill + Ocean View

4.8
Outstanding (41 ratings)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
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House Santa Barbara
Oct 1 - Oct 8
$338 per night
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

House in Eastside with Private Pool + City Views

5.0
Outstanding (241 ratings)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
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Popular Rental Amenities in Santa Barbara

  • Pet-friendly (418)
  • Pool (1,096)
  • WiFi (2,337)
  • Kitchen (1,095)
  • TV (2,241)
  • Parking (152)
  • Washing machine (934)
  • Air conditioning (1,836)
  • Hot tub (562)
  • Balcony/patio (1,328)
  • No smoking (2,343)
  • Dishwasher (544)

Filters are conveniently available so you can personalize your search to find the perfect accommodation in Santa Barbara. In Santa Barbara, 415 accommodations offer "Pets allowed". Consequently, if you travel with your pet, select the Pets allowed filter to compare these rentals. It is also possible to find a rental in Santa Barbara if you need a wheelchair accessible vacation rental as 763 of the listed rentals there provide "Wheelchair accessible."

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The above is a climate diagram for Santa Barbara. In September maximum temperatures go higher than 77°. No heat wave is expected in January, where minimum average temperatures usally hit a 41° low. The rainiest month is December while the driest month is May.

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Accommodations for your vacation in Santa Barbara

428 out of the 2,424 offers in Santa Barbara are house rental. They account for nearly half of the accommodation types in this destination (46.83%). Additionally, the median nightly price of house rental in Santa Barbara is $704, and the average size is 178 m². Furthermore, the majority of house rental in this destination can host 6 guests, which makes it an ideal destination for medium-sized groups and families. You can also compare other accommodation options in Santa Barbara. Apartment rental are, for example, another typical accommodation option in this destination, with 114 offers to compare. Our data reveals that the median price of apartment rental is $374 per night for an area of 54 m².
Where to find the best food in Santa Barbara?

The Best Restaurants in Santa Barbara for Food Lovers

Treat yourself to original vegan creations and other inspiring dishes at Mesa Verde Restaurant. Try the rajas tacos, macadamia ricotta, or picadillo empanadas, all of which are tasty and beautifully presented. Alternatively, if you are walking down North Milpas Street, you’ll find La Super Rica Taqueria, the most renowned Mexican eatery in town. Katy Perry and Julia Child have been spotted here, so the location comes with top recommendations. Their special marinated pork and cheese is a must-try, and the beef or fish tacos are delicious.

For more fine Mexican dining, head to Los Agaves Restaurant where sumptuous enchiladas and chile relleno are served in a casual, hacienda-style setting. However, if you’re after Californian and French cuisines, try the Bouchon Santa Barbara. This restaurant serves organic dishes and offers an exclusive wine list. It has won several awards and accolades over the years. The menu changes seasonally, but if it's available, try the delicious Dungeness crab cake and forest mushroom ragout. Other restaurants worth visiting include The Lark Santa Barbara and Brophy Bros.

What are the top sights in Santa Barbara?

The Best Vineyards Near Santa Barbara

Although there are about 200 vineyards in Santa Barbara, the Presqu’ile Winery in the Santa Maria Valley is the place to prioritize. Amenities include a wine club lounge, amphitheater, and live music. If that's not enough, head to Saarloos & Sons Winery. Here you can sample fine bottles of Syrah or port in a cozy tasting room complete with a fireplace, bar, and a bakery selling cupcakes.

Refugio Ranch Vineyards in Los Olivos specializes in Rhone-based wines. Sample Petite Sirah, Grenache, or Syrah in one of its two tasting rooms. This large former cattle ranch is nestled in the northern part of the Santa Ynez Mountains and devotes around much of its grounds to its vineyards. If you’re still up for it, include the Rusack Vineyards in your itinerary. Visitors are treated to picturesque vistas of vineyards and rural cottages on the way to the winery. Upon arrival, make sure to enjoy a bottle of Pinot Noir or Syrah on the redwood deck that offers a splendid panorama over the rolling hills.

Where are the unique attractions in Santa Barbara?

Excursion Destinations and Outdoor Options

Santa Barbara's main East Beach beckons visitors with its palm trees and white sands, however Leadbetter Beach and Arroyo Burro (known as Hendry's Beach to locals) are tranquil, pet-friendly options. Amateur and advanced surfers can hire boards and take on the surf while kayakers should consider Channel Islands Kayaking where a wealth of natural and archeological resources await.

For a world class golfing experience at reasonable rates, try Hidden Oaks, Twin Lakes, and Ocean Meadows. Outdoorsy types shouldn't miss a chance to hike in Santa Barbara where there are excellent views from Mesa to the Santa Ynez Mountains. Wine tasting trails are a must in a city that takes its wine seriously.

What are the best events and festivals in Santa Barbara?

Regular Events and Festivities in Santa Barbara

The Santa Barbara International Film Festival is held towards the end of January and attracts Hollywood's brightest stars. Summertime events include the Fiesta, also known as the Old Spanish Days, where Aztec music, flamenco and country music is celebrated. El Desfile Histórico, one of the largest equestrian parades in America, takes place in Fiesta Week. Belly dancers, swing dancers and Tihitian Dancers perform at the Summer Solstice Festival at Alemeda Park. Many of Santa Barbara's cultural events are free making a vacation rental a splendid idea for the culturally inclined traveler.

What are the must-see attractions in Santa Barbara?

5 Must-See Attractions in Santa Barbara

1. Mission Santa Barbara

Founded in 1786 by the Franciscan order, this Mission is one of the most visited attractions in Santa Barbara and a historic example of Franciscan Spanish architecture. The ruins of the tanning vats and the pottery kiln are also worth a visit.

2. Stearns Wharf

Stearns Wharf is the longest deep water pier between L.A and San Francisco it features plenty of waterfront restaurants and shopping options.

3. Santa Barbara Botanic Garden

Nestled in the foothills above the city this garden is California's oldest botanic garden and was established in 1926. Visitors enjoy the panoramic views of the Channel Islands, the historic dam, the canyon and the redwood forest.

4. Ty Warner Sea Center

Operated by the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, this center is an educational and engaging attraction. Live tidepool animal encounters with sea stars, urchins and limpets await the visitor.

5. Santa Barbara Zoo

Rated as one of America's best small zoos, this zoo is home to more than 500 animals ranging from exotic Channel Island foxes, to desert tortoises, Masai giraffes and East African crowned cranes. Watch out for Gemina, the popular crooked-necked giraffe.

Information about vacation rentals in Santa Barbara

🏡 Vacation rentals available 2,424 rentals
💳 Possible discounts up to 58%
🌙 Nightly prices starting at $125
⭐ Popular amenities Pets allowed, Pool and Internet
🐾 Pet friendly homes 415 homes
🏊 Vacation rentals with pools 1,128 homes
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Santa Barbara vacation rentals have an average rating of 4.6/5 on 1 reviews left by travelers.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price per night for a vacation home in Santa Barbara?

The average accommodation in Santa Barbara is priced at $125 per night. If you are looking for a house rental, the nightly price is $704 on average. A apartment rental Santa Barbara will cost on average $374 per night.

How many vacation rentals are available for booking in Santa Barbara?

Currently there are 2,424 vacation homes available for booking for your upcoming vacation.

What amenities are most popular for vacation rentals in Santa Barbara?

Usually travelers search for Pets allowed, Pool, and Internet when booking a vacation rental in Santa Barbara.

How many vacation homes with a pool are there in Santa Barbara?

Discover 1,128 vacation rentals available in Santa Barbara for renting.

Are pets allowed in vacation homes in Santa Barbara?

Sure, currently there are 415 vacation rentals in Santa Barbara that allow dogs and the average nightly price is $650.

What's the best month to travel to Santa Barbara?

When looking for a vacation rental in Santa Barbara, keep in mind that rainy season is usually in December or January, with May often being the driest.

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