18 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Santa Barbara, California - Updated 2021

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Santa Barbara, a beautiful Californian city nestled in between the majestic Santa Ynez mountains and the Pacific Ocean, is speckled with brick-red rooftops, Spanish architecture, lots and lots of good seafood restaurants and many amazing things to do. It’s a place where souls jaded after too many hours spent in grey office buildings should visit to feel alive again. Check out these soulful Airbnbs in Santa Barbara, California, to help you unwind and feel a sense of childlike wonder again.

1. Designer pod: Spacious house with a community pool (from USD 125)

Indulge in a pleasant stay at this spacious house that is situated within walking distance to restaurants and shops. The house comes with two bedrooms and two bathrooms to easily accommodate four people. If you want to unwind and breathe in the fresh air, you can drop by the private patio and spend a few minutes there. There is a kitchen that can help you satisfy your cooking needs. A hot tub is also available for a rejuvenating soak after a long day. If you prefer swimming, you can simply plunge into the community pool.

Designer's 2 BD Patio Home
Santa Barbara, California, United States
13 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great location comfortable home with many amenities and a fantastic kitchen
the kitchen is huge with the most modern appliances
the house itself is great: well located in santa barbara and very comfortable just like the photos
Host:
julie is very welcoming and accommodating
Location:
the neighborhood was perfect -- central location and very friendly neighbors
the location was perfect close to everything in santa barbara in a peaceful residential area
the location is serene but there are a couple of great places to eat within walking distance
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2. Boho nook: Comfortable apartment with mountain views (from USD 177)

This bright apartment situated in a historic Victorian building can comfortably accommodate two guests, ideal for solo travelers and couples looking to stay in the heart of the city. The property is located within walking distance of a selection of shops and restaurants. If you do not feel like heading out, you can cook your own meals in the spacious kitchen. The clean bathroom has shower facilities for freshening up after a full day exploring.

Cozy boho nook with Mountain View
53 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
alanna s place was perfectly charming and cozy with beautiful views
the kitchen is also equipped with everything you need — cute dishes and a keurig
the apartment is nestled in a quiet neighborhood surrounded by beautiful trees and scenery
we loved our stay at alanna’s apartment
Cleanliness:
clean well decorated apartment
clean comfortable bedding and relaxing bedroom space
place was great super clean and easy to access
the studio was very clean stylish and felt very homey
great light and sparkling clean with easy checkin
Host:
alanna was highly responsive
alanna was so responsive
alanna was a great host - quick to respond and very accommodating
alanna was also very responsive and helpful
Location:
awesome location and beautiful apartment
perfect location so close to state street
good location that is a short 8-10 minute drive to downtown
easy access and very close to state street
great location within 5 minute walk to downtown apartment fits comfortably 2 people
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3. Rustic tiny home: Quaint studio for two (from USD 146)

Exuding a homey ambiance, this studio features quaint wooden interiors and can easily accommodate up to two guests. Though it may be tiny, the home offers plenty of modern creature comforts to ensure guests a delightful vacation experience. There is a large TV for fun movie nights. The bathroom comes with a walk-in shower and toiletries for your convenience. In the morning, you can relax on the deck with cozy seating as you quietly sip on your morning coffee.

Private TinyStudio StepsTo State StBeach &FunkZone
Santa Barbara, California, United States
281 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the little patio outside has a table and a couple lounge chairs you can relax on
the patio outdoor seating was relaxing comfortable bed
super clean lots of amenities including a great shower comfortable bed and a keurig- it was perfect
the vibe was a classy modern cabin and we felt super comfortable and relaxed
Cleanliness:
immaculately clean and well designed
the space was clean and comfortable
everything was clean and good quality
the space was clean quiet and tranquil
it's clean adorable unique and has all the essentials
Host:
he was accommodating and responsive
host was responsive and had quick replies
host was very responsive and easy to communicate with
the host has really made sure to stock the place with anything you could need as a traveler
given these factors any heads up from the host regarding this situation would have been appreciated
Location:
great location walk to everything
great location of you’d like to be close to downtown area
the location is really great
prime location and great airbnb
the location is perfect as well walking distance to everything
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4. Quiet escape: Serene apartment with a private terrace (from USD 171)

Have a serene stay at this apartment that is set not far from Santa Barbara Mission. You can find a bedroom and a bathroom that are perfect for two travelers. The spacious terrace is inviting enough to be a relaxation spot during the day. All you have to do is make a cup of hot chocolate and grab your favorite book to read.

The M Lounge - Quiet Getaway
Santa Barbara, California, United States
241 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
second it would be nice if there was a tv somewhere in the unit
the bathroom was newly renovated with a beautiful shower and sink
a lovely apartment in a serene setting
the bathroom was modern and the water pressure was perfect
Cleanliness:
very clean as well
clean and beautifully designed
the spot was clean and well-decorated
i also appreciated the cleanliness of the space
monica's place was clean and cozy
Host:
the host was very helpful and answered our questions promptly
the host was helpful and responsive and provided thoughtful touches
monica is super helpful
monica had amazing suggestions and was extremely responsive
monica is extremely accommodating and definitely is an amazing host
Location:
cute place in a safe and quiet neighborhood
the location is a pretty short drive to all the restaurants the public market etc
wonderful place amazing location and such a great atmosphere
love monica’s place beautiful neighborhood and close to everything
i also enjoyed how close it was to the restaurants in santa barbara (only a 10 minute drive)
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5. Island loft: Light and airy guest suite with free bikes (from USD 149)

Situated adjacent to the downtown area, this light and airy guest suite is your perfect getaway to enjoy the American Riviera. Featuring a single bed and a queen-sized bed, this guest suite can sleep two people. All the kitchen appliances and dishes have been provided so you can make a delectable meal for everyone. You have your own private deck to indulge in a glass of wine in the evening. Bikes can be used for free to explore the nearby neighborhood.

Island Loft/Walk Downtown/Bikes Available
Santa Barbara, California, United States
735 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
no air conditioning but was pretty comfortable withou it
with the oil heater and the ceiling fan the room was kept warm
no a/c but the 2 fans kept us comfortable in july
space heaters provided and definitely did the job of keeping us warm
loved the tile in the bathroom
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable
the space was clean and quiet
super clean and spacious for a couple
we really appreciated how clean the place was too
the rooms were very clean and well equipped
Host:
naomi and john were fantastic hosts answering to our questions and providing great recommendations
great spot and great hosts
great host great spot 5/5
super friendly hosts who provided some great recommendations for things to do and places to eat
naomi was very responsive and provided all the info needed
Location:
awesome location a short walk from downtown in a quiet neighborhood
super cute great location renovated and safe
easy walking distance to so many things
the location is excellent and very pretty
super cute / clean / close to everything
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6. Ocean views: Charming, light-filled apartment (from USD 105)

Say yes to a heavenly stay with the best people in your life by spending a couple of days at this charming apartment that can be reached quickly from East Beach. The apartment benefits from the floor-to-ceiling windows in the living room that bring in natural light and afford gorgeous ocean views. Walk out onto a private deck to relax in the sun. Come back again to the deck in the evening to have a barbecue on a small grill. Before going to bed, stream your favorite movies on the DVD player.

East Beach Ocean View Apartment
Santa Barbara, California, United States
9 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 4 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great bed and the deck is a bonus
Host:
great host and an enjoyable place
i'd highly recommend lynda was an incredibly gracious host
everything was as described and lynda was a very welcoming friendly and generous host
Location:
very good location
it is close to the beach & near a wonderful grocery
it's a great location - right next to the sea and not far to downtown
cozy little apartment in a great location less than 0
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7. See new sights: seaside apartment (from 110 USD)

Built in 1912, this building was first used as the Santa Barbara Yacht Club, but then became a bed and breakfast venue. It now has more than 30 years of experience of serving customers. Here, you definitely know you are getting your money’s worth with hosts who know how to make their guests truly happy. And it is also one of the best beachside Santa Barbara vacation rentals. This apartment has a large variety of amenities. It has a fully stocked kitchen, kitchen equipment, a flat-screen television, and a gas fireplace. It is right next to the beach, which is within walking distance, and the rooms are tastefully decorated to reflect the seaside theme. There are other guest residences within the Yacht Club Inn, and you can meet other guests downstairs to talk about your travels and add some new stories to your memories.

This is a unique Airbnb experience where you get much more of a BnB feel. This was a refreshing change up on our road trip where we stayed in all private residences. The communal area downstairs ended up being a great meeting point where we got to know travelers from all over! We all ended up eating dinner together, sharing wine and sharing travel stories. Also very close to the beach which was a huge plus. Amanda

Canopy King w/ Balcony by Beach

Address: 431 Corona Del Mar, Santa Barbara, CA 93103, United States (see map)

Price: from 110 USD

Number of Guests: 2

8. Beach getaway: Bright studio with a wooden deck (from USD 209)

Unwind and recharge at this bright studio if you are traveling all by yourself or with one travel companion. Fall asleep quickly on either a queen-sized bed or a double bed and wake up feeling so fresh. Then, you can go to the kitchenette to make your morning tea or coffee before preparing a delicious breakfast. The wooden deck is all yours at any time you want to absorb the tranquil atmosphere of the surroundings.

Santa Barbara Mesa ~ Cute Beach Getaway!
Santa Barbara, California, United States
84 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
claudia and paul space was so cute quaint and cozy
Cleanliness:
the place itself was clean and comfy
space was clean and had everything we needed
the space was clean and the location is amazing
quaint and private clean and comfortable relaxing and refreshing
claudia and paul's space is clean thoughtfully decorated great location and with a lovely private patio
Host:
claudia was an amazing host
the hosts were very kind
our hosts were pleasant and helpful
the hosts were lovely and warm and gave us recommendations
nice place and the hosts were great
Location:
cute little place in an amazing location
it is an ideal of a getaway location
cute place great location right next to the beach abs close to downtown
nice place and great location
the location is amazing and super close to the beach
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9. Coastal charm: Suite with a lovely courtyard (from USD 150)

Welcome to this coastal suite and enjoy a great stay throughout. Nestled within a short stroll to the beach, this suite is ideal for solo travelers and those looking for romantic excursions. An enchanting courtyard is perhaps the best feature of the suite. It offers you an opportunity to reconnect with nature every now and then. Go straight to the kitchenette whenever you feel like cooking a homemade meal. For your entertainment, turn on the television that is equipped with a firestick to access Netflix, HBO, and more.

Charming Private Coastal Suite-Steps to the Beach
Santa Barbara, California, United States
257 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was really comfortable and just so homey with the amenities that rich provides
fire place/heater was a success me and my wife will definitely visit again
nice welcoming touches and additions make up for no sink in kitchen area
thoughtful touches in the room very welcoming
Cleanliness:
clean and comfortable
the place was very clean and cute
it felt very comfortable clean and private
also the house is extremely prepared and clean
the photos show a nice clean area to relax in
Host:
the host is lovely
rich is friendly and quick with responses to any questions we had
rich as a host is amazing he’s quick to reply to questions
rich is a great host
thank you for hosting us
Location:
location was great
just a great location
great location for a holiday retreat
the location of this place is fantastic
such a wonderful anniversary trip the location was unbelievable
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10. Sweet suite: Rental with an outdoor gas grill (from USD 135)

Have sweet days at this suite that is equipped with a queen-sized bed to accommodate solo adventurers or couples. Enjoy a cup of hot coffee on the private patio or indulge in alfresco dining under the tree on the front lawn. For a memorable evening, light up the gas grill and relish an outdoor barbecue. Other amenities that you can enjoy include a gas stove, a refrigerator, and a blender.

Sweet Mesa Suite- Staycation 2 blocks to beach!
Santa Barbara, California, United States
118 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
you will have a beautiful fenced front yard with outdoor chairs and table
very comfortable pleasant private patio and yard
the amenities especially in the kitchen were outstanding
we also worked remotely for a few days and the wifi was perfect and fast
we had to use the provided fan and leave some windows open to stay cool
Cleanliness:
the place was very clean and comfortable
everything works it is sparkling clean the yard well maintained
the guest suite was spotless and was surrounded by a beautiful garden
very clean close to the beach
a little funky but light bright and super clean
Host:
host was friendly and helpful
the host is very responsive and kind
very nice host with thoughtful touches
the host was very helpful giving us hiking dining and beach info
the hosts are responsive and helpful
Location:
close to the fun
the location is excellent
the location is amazing
great location - very quiet
the location is great
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11. Step into another world: a yurt (from 209 USD)

There’s a hole in the roof, no Wi-Fi and it feels almost isolated. At most, you can only bring one other person. Sounds questionable, doesn’t it? But take a look inside and you’ll see why it’s so special … The yurt is a magnificent tent whose origins can be traced back to the nomadic people of Middle Asia. This yurt, which costs 209 USD a night, near the heart of Santa Barbara, is likewise a place for wandering souls to take some rest. The unique skylight on the top allows plenty of refreshing light to flood the place. Listen to the rain as it pitter patters on the yurt’s canvas. The structure of the tent creates a great surround sound system for you to play any music you wish. There is no Wi-Fi here, as the host states that this is where people can truly come to re-calibrate. After all, in a place so otherworldly and comforting, such as this, why would you want any?

Jennifer was an amazing host with an incredible space. I brought my wife up to Santa Barbara for a birthday weekend getaway and it was absolutely magical. Can’t thank her enough for providing such a wonderful experience. Karl
If the yurt gets too warm for you, hop on over to the compound’s pool. A cold dip on a hot day in the midst of nature is divine. And if you feel like you’ve been away from civilization a little bit too long, don’t worry. This yurt is located just 12 minutes away (by car) from downtown Santa Barbara, so you are free to enjoy all the attractions of the city too.

STUNNING EXCLUSIVE YURT ON 11 ACRES

Price: from 209 USD

Number of Guests: 2

12. Secluded sanctuary: Private studio with panoramic coastal views (from USD 185)

During your vacation in Santa Barbara, book a stay at this lovely private studio that offers an idyllic mountain getaway. There is a plush queen-size bed, a cozy seating area, a dining area, and a full bathroom in the studio. It also offers access to a hot tub, and a lovely courtyard with a barbecue and seating area from where you can enjoy panoramic coastal views. Several amazing wine-tasting rooms, restaurants and bars are within a short driving distance of the property.

Secluded Panoramic Coastal View
Santa Barbara, California, United States
336 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we appreciated the complimentary breakfast and other amenities
the views are amazing and the guesthouse is very comfortable
the bed was so comfy and the amenities were amazing so thoughtful
delightful hot tub just outside the apartment with an awe-inspiring view
the bed was extremely comfortable and enhanced our stay
Cleanliness:
everything was spotless and comfortable
very clean and great facilities including superb outdoor area
the guesthouse was clean and the bed was very comfortable
also this place is sparkling clean
the place was nicely decorated very clean and numerous amenities
Host:
our hosts have made sure that everything is sparkling and ready
tony was a great host providing quick response to all of our questions
the hosts are great; accommodating and responsive
tony and bev are great hosts
tony was a kind and friendly host as well
Location:
this is a terrific location
as always a perfect getaway in a most beautiful location
the location is super convenient for all the sight seeing locations
beautiful peaceful location in the mountains overlooking santa barbara
a short drive to town is easy but the property is quiet and relaxing
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13. Quaint space: Rustic studio in a garden setting (from USD 65)

Offering a relaxing and peaceful vibe because of its garden setting, this rustic studio is perfect for two people who are looking for a hideaway. A refreshing bath under the shower can be enjoyed in the private bathroom. Keep connected with everyone in your hometown by taking advantage of the free wireless internet connection available. As a guest, you can also have access to an outdoor brick patio and free parking.

Private studio in garden setting
Santa Barbara, California, United States
1179 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great wifi and amenities like the fridge etc
we loved the outside shower we had everything we needed except the coffee maker
cannabis was allowed on the patio which made us feel more comfortable in our environment
the room itself was small and quaint but perfect for a quick trip
the bathroom is outside the room although it’s a bit small but it’s very comfortable to use
Cleanliness:
very clean and well maintained
very clean and wellstocked
tidy clean and safe
very clean highly recommend it
the place was very clean and had everything we needed
Host:
friendly and helpful host
she was so friendly and very accommodating
thank you julia for being a great host
i absolutely loved julias home and her kind and warm welcome
great atmosphere stylish interior and very nice hosts
Location:
great location not far from downtown
we loved the location of her studio
great value and location
cute little place in sb
great location; minutes from museums botanical garden restaurants and shopping plazas
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14. Be moved: mountain view apartment (from 149 USD)

Mountains: those towering mounds of stone make us feel small and human again. They fill us with awe and respect, and we travel great distances just to see them. But, how great would it be if we could wake up to the sight of one every day? One of the best mountain-view apartments in Santa Barbara, this Airbnb is meant for a family stay, and it accommodates up to 6 guests. From the bedrooms, you can see rolling shapes of the mountains out the window, and, because of the city’s unique structure, it is only a 5-minute car drive away from the beach. The host is happy to introduce some of the best hiking and trekking spots for you to appreciate more of the city’s natural beauty. The property is also within a few miles of State Street in downtown Santa Barbara. You get the best of the sun, shopping, and the soil in one apartment for the low price of 149 USD a night.

Beautiful location, amazing views, and plenty of opportunity for peace and quiet. Note that this is a multi-unit property with other tenants. The unit was new, clean, and well-maintained. Stefan’s friend, Marti, was communicative over text and allowed us to come a bit earlier than the check in time - which was great. Bahareh
It’s recommended that you get a car if you plan to stay at this place, as the apartment is on a mountain, after all. The breathtaking views are definitely worth it.

Unbelievable Ocean view mountain retreat

Price: from 149 USD

Number of Guests: 6

Access: Car recommended

15. Clearly a dream: a glass house in nature (from 199 USD)

You know that mixed feeling of wanting to be surrounded by trees and nature, but also wanting to be indoors and feeling protected at the same time? If you’re looking for unique Santa Barbara house rentals, then this listing is perfect for you. A glass house, standing in the middle of the woods, is yours to stay in for 199 USD. It’s like something right out of a child’s imagination. The house was designed by two incredible architects from Berlin. The Birch Glass House comprises a birch wood framework and two solid one-way glass walls to give the feeling of being outside, while you remain cosily indoors and hidden from outside eyes. The compound also has a hammock for you to rest on. There are other similar houses nearby for other guests, but they are spaced apart enough for you to feel like you have enough privacy. The host also has 14 chickens that lay eggs daily, and she is willing to give her guests a few for their breakfast. Bask in the sounds and sights of nature from a new perspective.

My girlfriend and I wanted a night away from the city and the world so we figured a dreamy glass house could fulfill such a desire. AND THIS PLACE WAS ABSOLUTELY HEAVEN. We had such a wonderful time and were blown away by the grounds and our perfect little glass cottage. Going to sleep amongst the trees and waking up to a perfect little nature right in front of us was so wonderful. William
Even if this location feels very off-the-grid, it is, in reality, a mere 2 miles (3.2 kilometres) from shopping malls, great wine tasting, and groceries.

Dreamy Glass Cottage in Nature Paradise

Price: from 199 USD

Number of Guests: 2

16. Just chill: glamping (from 82 USD)

You’re going to be on the ground, surrounded by trees, and in a tent. You’re also going to have to walk everywhere from here. But, this isn’t your regular, mosquito-bite-ridden camping ground. This is a cool glamping recommendation. For 82 USD a night, by yourself or with another soul-searching buddy, you’ll get access to a great homestay with the chillest vibes and a really convenient location. The spacious tent is meant for 5 people, but it is rented out for 2 guests only, so you’ll be sure of having plenty of room to move around. Be surrounded by the lush Santa Barbara greenery as you take photos with the fairy lights and candles. No need to worry about data use because this tent comes with Wi-Fi. It also has an indoor bathroom. No need to worry about transport either; there is free use of bikes, and many popular spots in Santa Barbara are accessible by foot from here, including the Santa Barbara Bowl. You might even fall asleep to the distant sounds of music and cheering from the large concert venue.

We had a very nice time staying here. There was a comfortable air bed in the tent. Being able to park in the driveway was very convenient. The location is great - we walked to brunch and shopping. Kate
The host assures that you will be in a safe neighbourhood; they don’t even lock the door themselves. With all of this in mind, you can just relax and enjoy all the fun of Santa Barbara at your own pace.

Glamping! Downtown SB Oasis,FreeBikes, 5 Stars!

Address: 1705 San Marcos Pass Road, Santa Barbara, CA 93105 (see map)

Price: from 82 USD

Number of Guests: 2

17. Crisp casa: One-bedroom apartment with WiFi

Featuring clean white walls in its exteriors and interiors, this apartment is surrounded by beautifully colored flowers and can comfortably sleep two guests. It is situated in the center of Santa Barbara, just a short walk away from the bustling State Street. During your stay, you can enjoy access to laundry facilities as well as a Smart TV with streaming services to keep you entertained. Free high-speed WiFi is available on the premises for updating your socials.

Casa Castillo Unit #1-Santa Barbara Boutique Suite-Walk to State Street!
Santa Barbara, California, United States
120 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
super comfy bed and nice amenities
the bed was incredibly comfortable
more like a hotel room with a kitchenette than an apt
Cleanliness:
clean and newly remodeled
everything was clean and modern
everything was clean and communication was efficient
super clean with a huge bed
very modern clean and safe
Location:
location is great also centrally located
great location a short walk to downtown
super cute room and an amazing location
great location and beautiful place
this was cute little stay in a great location
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18. Quality touches: Downtown bungalow with Brazilian hardwood floors

Enjoy an unforgettable Santa Barbara stay at this downtown bungalow that is situated not far from the beach. Featuring two bedrooms and two bathrooms, the bungalow is excellent for a maximum of four travelers. You’re sure to appreciate the quality finishes in this house, including sparkling Brazilian hardwood floors.There are five outdoor patios that await your presence when you want to watch the spectacular sunsets.

Just Listed - Luxury Near Downtown Penthouse
Santa Barbara, California, United States
14 reviews
Entire bungalow 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful apartment with multiple balconies offering gorgeous views
Cleanliness:
the place was spotless and nicely furnished
cozy and elegant penthouse spacious clean in a quiet zone
the beds were super comfortable and bathrooms were very clean and nice
the place is roomy nicely appointed and super clean
Host:
david is very helpful and fast-response
david’s book of helpful tips for eating out was great
Location:
it is very beautiful and located in a very safe and friendly neighborhood with walking distance to downtown
very nice and clean apartment in a good location and within walking distance to downtown attractions
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Santa Barbara: a city to wind down in

Maybe it’s the romantic Spanish-inspired buildings, maybe it’s the incredible breathtaking location, but something about Santa Barbara just makes you want to slow down and take in everything around you. And whether you’re looking for cozy yurts or Santa Barbara beach house rentals, Airbnb has plenty of options for you. These Airbnb accommodations may just be what you need to get started in discovering this beautiful Californian city.

Frequently asked questions about Airbnbs in Santa Barbara, California

1. Which are the best pet-friendly Airbnbs in Santa Barbara?

Very few Airbnbs in Santa Barbara are pet-friendly. If you are visiting Santa Barbara with your furry friend, then consider staying at this stunning exclusive yurt or this glass house in nature.

2. Which are the best cheap Airbnbs in Santa Barbara?

Many cheap Airbnbs are located in Santa Barbara. For the best and cheapest options, book a stay at one of these Airbnbs: i) cool glamping accommodation ii) seaside apartment iii) mountain view apartment.

3. Which Airbnb in Santa Barbara is good for families?

Not many Airbnbs in Santa Barbara are good for families. If you are traveling with children or extended family to Santa Barbara, your best Airbnb option would be this mountain view apartment.

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My name is Kimberlyn, I'm a huge fan of interesting stories and places. I love memorizing wicked facts and quirky histories. I also draw a lot on the side.

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