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Top 10 Hotels in Santa Maria

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Santa Maria
2.5 out of 5
2061 Roemer Ct, Santa Maria, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $136
per night
Apr 4 - Apr 5
2.63 km from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (365 reviews)

"The hotel was easy to find. The rooms were comfortable and clean. The complimentary breakfast was very good."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 16, 2019

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Santa Maria
Motel 6 Santa Maria - South
2 out of 5
1007 E Main St, Santa Maria, CA
Free Cancellation
CA $104
per night
Apr 5 - Apr 6
1.46 km from city centre
3/5 (130 reviews)

"Quiet... Nice... Clean... Awesome staff... Private"…"

Reviewed on Dec. 30, 2019

Motel 6 Santa Maria - South
Motel 6 Santa Maria
2 out of 5
2040 North Preisker Lane, Santa Maria, CA
Free Cancellation
CA $93
per night
Apr 5 - Apr 6
2.93 km from city centre
3.1/5 (794 reviews)

".staff was very friendly and welcoming. The wall in the bathroom was chipped and needed repair. There was no shampoo or conditioner"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 25, 2020

Motel 6 Santa Maria
Radisson Hotel Santa Maria
3.5 out of 5
3455 Skyway Dr, Santa Maria, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $119
per night
Apr 9 - Apr 10
6.41 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (1,631 reviews)

"Quiet rooms. All staff was friendly and attentive. Stayed for 7 days while in California for my visit. No complaints. Housekeeping staff did a very good job of cleaning my room and sanitizing daily."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 14, 2020

Radisson Hotel Santa Maria
Days Inn by Wyndham Santa Maria
2 out of 5
839 E Main St, Santa Maria, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $99
per night
Apr 4 - Apr 5
1.09 km from city centre
3.5/5Good! (972 reviews)

"Nice clean cute updated rooms with granite counters."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 7, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Santa Maria
Travelodge by Wyndham Santa Maria
2 out of 5
1514 S Broadway, Santa Maria, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $119
per night
Apr 5 - Apr 6
2.22 km from city centre
3.9/5Good! (1,274 reviews)

"It’s clean & decent. Nothing special in the room but the bed was comfortable. It’s the Travelodge not Westin, so you just have to know that. The pool & jacuzzi was nice. The jacuzzi was hot, some hotels I’ve been to list a jacuzzi and either they weren’t working or lukewarm at best. The Cracker Barrel ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 11, 2019

Travelodge by Wyndham Santa Maria
Best Western Plus Big America
2.5 out of 5
1725 N Broadway, Santa Maria, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $141
per night
Apr 4 - Apr 5
1.94 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (959 reviews)

"Staff are very helpful, friendly and I was able to check in early when arrived @ 12:30pm and check in is at 3pm. I really liked that and would definitely be coming back."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 15, 2020

Best Western Plus Big America
Candlewood Suites Santa Maria
2.5 out of 5
2079 N. Roemer Court, Santa Maria, CA
CA $131
per night
Apr 5 - Apr 6
2.64 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (645 reviews)

"The service was excelent, very polite and inviting. You cluld hear the cars from the street though."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 11, 2020

Candlewood Suites Santa Maria
Hampton Inn & Suites Santa Maria
2.5 out of 5
2190 Preisker Lane, Santa Maria, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $140
per night
Apr 4 - Apr 5
3.07 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (31 reviews)

"Very clean We enjoyed our stay.it was a very relax stayed. I would will return."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 4, 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites Santa Maria
Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites Santa Maria
3 out of 5
2100 N Broadway, Santa Maria, CA
Free Cancellation
CA $126
per night
Apr 5 - Apr 6
2.86 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (1,992 reviews)

"Breakfast was to be included for two, we were charged 10 dollars at check in for the breakfast and given a 13 dollar coupon. This was not indicated on Expedia. Anything over 13 dollars we were required to pay. So prepaying we saved 3 dollars, really......"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 19, 2020

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Santa Maria Hotel Guide

If you are heading to San Luis Obispo and are after either an affordable or upscale hotel in Santa Maria, there is a wide range of great accommodation options with Expedia. Currently there are approximately 14 places to stay within a short driving distance of the heart of Santa Maria which are in Expedia's large network.

A convenient option if you want to stay close to the downtown of Santa Maria, is the Historic Santa Maria Inn.

For those looking for cheap and cheerful accommodation options, try the Candlewood Suites Santa Maria, Travelodge Santa Maria and Motel 6 Santa Maria South.

The Dolphin Bay Resort And Spa is 35 kilometres (20 miles) from the middle of Santa Maria. Or, alternatively, the Victorian Mansion at Los Alamos is 25 kilometres (17 miles) away. Another option is to book a bed at the Sandcastle Inn or the Pismo Lighthouse Suites.

Like to travel a little further afield? Central California offers many attractions. Visit Central California's lighthouses and photograph the region's valleys and rolling hills. Common things to do in this part of United States of America include snowboarding.

Arroyo Grande is 25 kilometres (14 miles) to the northwest of Santa Maria and is where you'll find Pismo State Beach and North Beach Campground. Should you wish to visit Arroyo Grande, check Expedia's booking pages for the latest deals at the Centaur Health Resort and Spa and Hilton Garden Inn San Luis Obispo-Pismo Beach. Alternatively, you could consider staying at Baywood Park, 55 kilometres (34 miles) to the northwest of Santa Maria, where you'll find the 456 Embarcadero Inn & Suites and Beach Bungalow Inn and Suites. If you're staying in Baywood Park, set aside a little time to check out the Morro Coast Audubon Society Sweet Springs Nature Preserve and Elfin Forest Preserve.

Before you leave San Luis Obispo, ensure you catch some sport. Visit Alex G. Spanos Stadium to the northwest of Santa Maria. If you are interested in sleeping nearby, make a reservation in the Madonna Inn or Granada Hotel & Bistro.

Santa Maria Public Airport is a convenient airport for flying into and leaving Santa Maria. It is 6 kilometres (4 miles) away. If you plan to stay nearby, try the Radisson Hotel Santa Maria or Historic Santa Maria Inn.

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Santa Maria?
Wine Stone Inn is a favorite property for Expedia customers. This 5-star inn offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Traveler reviews also recommend Best Western Plus Big America and Candlewood Suites Santa Maria as top options for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Santa Maria, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel bookings are refundable provided that you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your check-in date. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you may still be able to cancel and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Plug in your dates, click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to view top deals in Santa Maria.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Santa Maria?
For additional details about picking new dates or cancelling your trip to Santa Maria, click here.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Santa Maria?
Based on reviews, Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites Santa Maria is a popular 3-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good options to stay on the cheap include Hotel Santa Maria and Solaire Inn & Suites.
What's the best accommodation when traveling with kids to Santa Maria?
Best Western Plus Big America is a property with an outdoor pool and a restaurant, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other choices to stay with the kids include Candlewood Suites Santa Maria and Motel 6 Santa Maria. Also attractions in the area like Mustang Waterpark are fun for the whole family.
What's the best accommodation for couples in Santa Maria?
Travelodge by Wyndham Santa Maria is a favorite hotel for couples, and features an outdoor pool and a spa tub. Other good options for your romantic getaway include Historic Santa Maria Inn and Classic 19th Century Architecture, Huge Space For Large Families.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Santa Maria?
Best Western Plus Big America is a top property for people traveling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool for its human guests. Two other good options for you and your pet include Radisson Hotel Santa Maria and Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites Santa Maria.
What's the best place to stay close to Foxen Canyon Wine Trail?
Skyview Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3.5-star hotel offers free breakfast and a restaurant. It’s located 3.5 mi (5.6 km) from Foxen Canyon Wine Trail. Other good choices within a few miles include Alamo Motel and Skyview.
What about the best place to stay close to Santa Maria Fairpark?
One of the top choices for your stay is Historic Santa Maria Inn, located a short 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Santa Maria Fairpark, and this 3.5-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. Travelodge by Wyndham Santa Maria and Buckboard Motel are two other good choices in the immediate area.
What's the best accommodation to stay near the beach in Santa Maria?
Wine Stone Inn is a top hotel for a beach vacation, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. Other good choices for your beach trip include Radisson Hotel Santa Maria and Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites Santa Maria. Spend some quality time by the water at Point Sal Beach.
What's the best boutique accommodation in Santa Maria?
Historic Santa Maria Inn is a favorite 3.5-star hotel with Expedia travelers looking for a stylish accommodation, and features a restaurant and a bar.
What's the best hotel in Santa Maria to absorb the local history?
Based on our travel expertise, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Santa Maria is a top hotel for history buffs booking on Expedia, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. Other choices to soak up the local history include Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites Santa Maria and Historic Santa Maria Inn.

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