La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Santa Barbara Downtown

    A Relaxing Stay in Santa Barbara

    Downtown hotel on State Street, near Stearns Wharf

    Make your stay in The American Riviera® even sunnier with the thoughtful amenities and unbeatable location of La Quinta® by Wyndham Santa Barbara Downtown. Our pet-friendly hotel is situated on historic State Street, lined with restaurants, shops, and galleries. We're minutes from lively Stearns Wharf and the famous beachfront, Old Mission Santa Barbara, Los Padres National Forest, and UC Santa Barbara. The nearby Santa Barbara Airport (SBA) lets you fly in and out of the area with ease, while the stunning beaches of Ventura are 29 miles south.

    Refreshing Amenities

    You'll love free breakfast and WiFi

    Our everyday essentials and signature Here for You service shine bright. Start your mornings with a free Bright Side Breakfast® of waffles, fresh fruit, and more. We offer free WiFi and an on-site business center. Unwind in one of our non-smoking guest rooms, featuring a flat-screen HDTV, desk, coffee maker, ironing amenities, and hair dryer. Plus, you'll appreciate extras like our Bright Side Market and bike rentals.

    The Best of Santa Barbara

    Hit the beach, visit the Old Mission, and enjoy the seafood

    This Southern California destination is known for its perfect weather, Spanish colonial heritage, and spectacular scenery. You can't beat the Pacific coastline with the Santa Ynez Mountains as a backdrop. Learn about local history at the Santa Barbara Maritime Museum and visit must-see attractions like Old Mission Santa Barbara and the Santa Barbara Zoo. Then head down to Stearns Wharf for some wine tasting and fresh seafood, wrapping up the night with a performance at The Arlington or Granada Theatre.

    Arts & Culture

    The Arlington Theatre

    Casa del Herrero

    Chumash Painted Cave State Historic Park

    El Presidio de Santa Barbara State Historic Park

    Granada Theatre

    MOXI, The Wolf Museum of Exploration + Innovation

    Old Mission Santa Barbara

    Reagan Ranch Center

    Santa Barbara Historical Museum

    Santa Barbara Maritime Museum

    Santa Barbara Museum of Art

    Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History

    Points of Interest

    Moreton Bay Fig Tree

    University of California, Santa Barbara

    Outdoors & Recreation

    Alameda Park

    Alice Keck Park Memorial Gardens

    Arroyo Burro Beach

    Cabrillo Bike Path

    Chase Palm Park

    Douglas Family Preserve

    East Beach

    Ganna Walska Lotusland®

    Leadbetter Beach

    Los Padres National Forest

    The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden

    Santa Barbara Harbor

    Santa Barbara Zoo

    Shoreline Park


    Arlington Plaza

    La Arcada Plaza

    Chaucer's Bookstore

    Coast Village Road

    La Cumbre Plaza

    De La Guerra Plaza

    Paseo Nuevo

    The Santa Barbara Certified Farmers Market

    State Street

    Upper Village

    Sports & Entertainment

    The Funk Zone

    Hidden Oaks Golf Course

    Montecito Club

    Rancho San Marcos Golf Course

    Santa Barbara Golf Club

    Stearns Wharf

    Twin Lakes Golf & Swim Club

    UCSB Events Center


    Guest room at the La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Santa Barbara Downtown in Santa Barbara, California
    La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Santa Barbara Downtown hotel lobby in Santa Barbara, California
    La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Santa Barbara Downtown hotel lobby in Santa Barbara, California

    Map & Directions

    1601 State St, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101




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