12 kilometres to the west of Santa Barbara's centre, you can spend the day in Goleta.
Are you looking out for major attractions like the Mission Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County Courthouse and Presidio Santa Barbara? You'll find these and more in Santa Barbara.
Spending time in Goleta? It's worth making time to visit the University of California-Santa Barbara.
Plant and gardening enthusiasts will have a great time looking at the botanical displays of Santa Barbara Orchid Estate. The Pacifica Suites and Hampton Inn Goleta are handy if you'd like to kick your heels up close by. Nature junkies should plan to hike through Lost Valley Trail during their stay. For this spot, take a look at the Kimpton Goodland and Best Western Plus South Coast Inn.
The Bacara Resort & Spa will meet the requirements of those travellers who are looking for a more fancy hotel in Goleta.
Keen on checking out the cafe scene in in Goleta? Whether you're meeting a few mates or just relaxing in a comfortable corner with a magazine, you can't go past Starbucks. No matter how hard we try, our bodies can't run on caffeine alone. Peruse the menu at Habit Burger Grill (The Original) when your tummy starts complaining. Before strolling back to your hotel, why not swing by Beachside Bar-Cafe for a couple of drinks? Both beer and wine drinkers will be well looked after here.
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Hotels in Goleta start at AU$100 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.