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Fun in the sun mixed with the excitement of a booming international epicenter—Santa Barbara has it all! No matter who you are or how you like to get away, you've found the perfect travel destination, and even the perfect way to get there with our travel experts at Venere. When you choose to book with Venere, you can browse over 100 amazing Santa Barbara hotels online, filtering by price, location, amenities, and more, or you can call us to speak with one of our travel assistants who will guide you to the perfect hotel for your trip! Booking is fast, secure, and hassle-free, both online and over the phone. And thanks to the thousands of hotel reviews by real Venere users, you can travel with confidence, knowing exactly what to expect from your accommodation long before check-in. So what are you waiting for? Hop online or give us a call today to start planning your trip to the "American Riviera!"

What's Santa Barbara like?

Whether you’re a beach bum, history-buff, museumgoer, urban explorers or something in-between, you're sure to find something just for you in the thrilling and dynamic city of Santa Barbara. A deep-rooted historical city, many travelers seek out hotels by the Santa Barbara Historical Museum, the Santa Barbara Mission, or the Karpeles Museum for starters, to get a little taste of the rich origins of the city. For a classic vacation feel, look no further than accommodations near Stearns Wharf for strolls along the pier, shopping, restaurants, and unbeatable views. Kids will love the Santa Barbara Zoo, and outdoors adventurers will revel in the many kayaking, surfing, hiking, and even paragliding opportunities in the area! Most Santa Barbara hotels are in close proximity to public transit, and the city is very walk-able. With such a rich cultural diversity and history, you're also sure to find some of the best cuisine around. So dive in, go exploring, and soak up everything this amazing city has to offer!

Tips for Getting Along with Locals in Santa Barbara

Generally speaking, you will find Santa Barbara locals very open and friendly towards the many visitors to the region. You'll also find a wonderful diversity in the local population, so embark with an open mind, and ask lots of questions! While many Santa Barbara hotels are located conveniently close to the Santa Barbara Metro Transit District (SBMTD) bus and shuttle services, you still may wind up renting a car to do some more thorough exploration. If so, always remember to be courteous to locals drivers by knowing your route well ahead of time, paying close attention to the busy roads, and doing your best to avoid making your daytrip commutes during city rush hours. Santa Barbara is a city with many workers, so you don't want to further congest the busy roads as locals are rushing to and from work. The city is also known for its local pride in the dynamic and rich history of the area, and many locals have close ties to Santa Barbara going back generations. You may even bump into one of the many amazing cultural festivals held year-round!