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Residence Inn by Marriott Santa Barbara Goleta
Residence Inn by Marriott Santa Barbara Goleta
3.0 out of 5.01.9 km from University of California-Santa Barbara
Free Cancellation
4.6/5 (85 reviews)
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The property was close to the beach and UCSB.It was also close to great restaurants.

Reviewed on 15 Apr. 2019
June/july Special Sunny Condo With Water Views on Ellwood Preserve
June/july Special Sunny Condo With Water Views on Ellwood Preserve
3.3 km from University of California-Santa Barbara
5.0/5 (4 reviews)
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My family of 4 (2 adults, 2 kids) stayed in this beautiful place for 5 weeks this summer for work at UCSB. The owners were excellent and helpful, providing extra information on restaurants, hiking trails, etc. and easy to communicate with. The unit itself was perfectly set up - light and airy, beautifully ...

Reviewed on 14 Aug. 2017
Courtyard Santa Barbara Goleta
Courtyard Santa Barbara Goleta
3.0 out of 5.02.7 km from University of California-Santa Barbara
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (398 reviews)
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This property is new and beautiful. However the main lobby flooring was under renovation when we stayed there so we were not able to see the entire lobby area. There was some inconvenience and noise, but I assume that is only temporary. The room was clean, nice and roomy. While we didn't hear any ...

Reviewed on 4 May 2019
Hilton Garden Inn Santa Barbara / Goleta
Hilton Garden Inn Santa Barbara / Goleta
3.0 out of 5.02.9 km from University of California-Santa Barbara
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (202 reviews)
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Everything was great except the pounding base over our room, directly above, from the music on the roof. Fortunately it ended shortly after 9 pm. Please sound proof the roof!! Other guests with a baby who had the same very loud noise were very upset. Guests should be able to count on quiet.

Reviewed on 18 May 2019
Best Western Plus South Coast Inn
Best Western Plus South Coast Inn
2.5 out of 5.04.2 km from University of California-Santa Barbara
Free Cancellation
4.3/5 (1,705 reviews)
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The grounds are beautiful if you have a courtyard room. Really nice and the staff were all very nice.

Reviewed on 24 May 2019
Pacifica Suites
Pacifica Suites
3.5 out of 5.04.1 km from University of California-Santa Barbara
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (1,197 reviews)
C$265/ night for 2 guests

Boutique like hotel. Great breakfast and mangers reception. Rooms a little dated. Beautiful grounds

Reviewed on 23 May 2019
Hampton Inn Santa Barbara/Goleta
Hampton Inn Santa Barbara/Goleta
2.5 out of 5.03.6 km from University of California-Santa Barbara
4.3/5 (637 reviews)
C$218/ night for 2 guests

Check-in was fast and easy, room was clean, and beds were comfortable.

Reviewed on 12 May 2019
Super 8 by Wyndham Santa Barbara/Goleta
Super 8 by Wyndham Santa Barbara/Goleta
2.0 out of 5.02.9 km from University of California-Santa Barbara
Free Cancellation
3.4/5 (887 reviews)
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Hotel is located near the 101 freeway; making travel around Santa Barbara a lot easier. The staff were great and helpful. I would recommend that they install mini fridges in their rooms. I always go to a local grocery store and stock up on food for the week to keep costs down, but I could not do ...

Reviewed on 14 May 2019
Kimpton Goodland
Kimpton Goodland
4.0 out of 5.04.1 km from University of California-Santa Barbara
Free Cancellation
3.8/5 (631 reviews)
C$282/ night for 2 guests

Fun, retro 60s surf décor meets modern minimalism . . most dog friendly hotel I have stayed at . . . great food, friendly staff, convenient location, welcome beer at check in, bikes available to pedal around . . this place is charming.

Reviewed on 11 May 2019
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University of California-Santa Barbara is located in a welcoming area of Isla Vista known for its beautiful beaches and bird watching. If you're looking for a convenient place to stay, you might search for properties close to public transportation so it's easy to get around.


Staying Near University of California-Santa Barbara


Pick from 26 hotels and accommodations within 5 miles of University of California-Santa Barbara, including these selections:

  • Hilton Garden Inn Santa Barbara / Goleta: This 3-star hotel features 2 restaurants, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. Our customers like its bar and pool.
  • Residence Inn by Marriott Santa Barbara Goleta: With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an outdoor pool, along with an in-room kitchenette. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and pool.
  • Pacifica Suites: This 3.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. Our customers like its beach locale and comfortable rooms.

Things to See and Do Near University of California-Santa Barbara


While you're in town visiting University of California-Santa Barbara, you can explore the sights within a couple miles of the area.


You'll want to browse the exhibits at Rancho La Patera and Stow House and South Coast Railroad Museum. Consider spending a leisurely afternoon outside at Goleta Point, Coal Oil Point Reserve, or Santa Barbara Orchid Estate. Explore nature at Goleta Beach and Goleta Butterfly Grove.


Glen Annie Golf Club, Center for Urban Agriculture at Fairview Gardens, and Sandpiper Golf Club are a few additional nearby sights. You might also stop by Upper State Street, located 6 mi (9.7 km) from University of California-Santa Barbara, or Santa Barbara City College which is 8.4 mi (13.5 km) away.