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Residence Inn by Marriott Santa Barbara Goleta
3 out of 5
1.9 km from University of California-Santa Barbara
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $229 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
4.6/5Exceptional! (150 reviews)

"I really enjoyed our stay. The staff was very helpful and friendly. Everything was clean and sanitized. Our remain itself was"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 28, 2020

Residence Inn by Marriott Santa Barbara Goleta
Walk to Beach, Sleeps 5 to 6, Santa Barbara/goleta
3 km from University of California-Santa Barbara
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5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Nice stay in Goleta

"There is a lot to like about this property. Inside is very nice, the whole condo has been redone recently and is tastefully done. The 2 beds and futon are good size and comfortable. The tv, internet, and streaming choices are good too. Liked having a kitchen, it served its purpose well. The patio ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 1, 2020

Walk to Beach, Sleeps 5 to 6, Santa Barbara/goleta
Sunny Condo With Water Views on Ellwood Preserve
3.3 km from University of California-Santa Barbara
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5/5Exceptional! (10 reviews)
30 Days in Goleta

"My wife and I enjoyed our stay. The place was just like the pictures. It was perfect for our visit with family in Santa Barbara. Close to shopping and just 20 minutes from our family. It was in a quiet neighborhood. You are close to the airport. The Santa Barbara airport isn't busy and there wasn't ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr. 21, 2019

Sunny Condo With Water Views on Ellwood Preserve

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Courtyard Santa Barbara Goleta
3 out of 5
2.7 km from University of California-Santa Barbara
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $209 per night from Sep 20 to Sep 21
4.4/5Excellent! (489 reviews)

"Nothing specific. We had a good stay considering all the covid19 limitations."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 11, 2020

Courtyard Santa Barbara Goleta
Hilton Garden Inn Santa Barbara / Goleta
3 out of 5
2.9 km from University of California-Santa Barbara
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $222 per night from Sep 21 to Sep 22
4.3/5Excellent! (424 reviews)

"Fine hotel, quite, good location and not far from the airport."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 29, 2020

Hilton Garden Inn Santa Barbara / Goleta
Super 8 by Wyndham Santa Barbara/Goleta
2 out of 5
2.9 km from University of California-Santa Barbara
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $111 per night from Oct 6 to Oct 7
3.6/5Good! (987 reviews)

"The rooms were quite nice and it was awesome to have the pool safely open."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 13, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Santa Barbara/Goleta
Beautiful Home 5 Minutes to Ucsb & Beaches 3 Bedrooms
Beautiful Remodeled Home
4.4 km from University of California-Santa Barbara
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4.6/5Wonderful! (7 reviews)
Great place to stay

"I loved the location, so close from the beach. I enjoyed the bikes that we could borrow from the garage. The apartment was perfect for our party of 7. The process to check in and out very easy. I would definitely come back!"…"

Reviewed on Sep. 24, 2019

Beautiful Remodeled Home
Beautiful Home 5 Minutes to Ucsb Near Beaches 4 Bedrooms
Hampton Inn Santa Barbara/Goleta
2.5 out of 5
3.6 km from University of California-Santa Barbara
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The price is CA $166 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 28
4.3/5Excellent! (906 reviews)

"Standard Hampton value. Clean, convenient and comfortable. A bit pricey for what you get."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 13, 2020

Hampton Inn Santa Barbara/Goleta
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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.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around University of California-Santa Barbara?
University of California-Santa Barbara is located in a welcoming area of Santa Barbara known for its beautiful beaches and bird watching. You’ll find 33 hotels and other accommodations within a few miles for a convenient home base.
Where is the best place to stay near University of California-Santa Barbara?
Hampton Inn Santa Barbara/Goleta is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this hotel offers an outdoor pool and free WiFi. It’s located 2 mi (3.2 km) from University of California-Santa Barbara. Other good choices within 5 miles include Hilton Garden Inn Santa Barbara / Goleta and Residence Inn by Marriott Santa Barbara Goleta.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near University of California-Santa Barbara, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel bookings are fully refundable as long as you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to still cancel and get a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to view the best options available near University of California-Santa Barbara.
What can I see and do near University of California-Santa Barbara?
Consider spending a leisurely afternoon outside at Santa Barbara Orchid Estate, Goleta Butterfly Grove, or Goleta Point. Goleta Beach, Isla Vista Beach, and Campus Beach are great spots if you want to spend some time by the water during your stay. Create some family memories at South Coast Railroad Museum and Center for Urban Agriculture at Fairview Gardens.

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