Local Attractions

Explore Santa Barbara, the sun-drenched ribbon of celebrity estates, terraced vineyards and energetic city life. We're nestled on the pristine Central Coast and close to Highway 101, the airport and Amtrak station.


Entertainment & Recreation

Experience the distinct flair of the city with an abundance of theaters, music venues, shopping malls and boutiques:

  • Paseo Nuevo – open-air mall
  • State Street – a yellow-brick road of restaurants, cafés, shops and bars
  • La Arcada – boutiques and independent shops
  • Funk Zone – vibrant and energetic with eclectic shops and wine tasting rooms
  • The Arlington Theatre – 1930s Spanish-style palace with balconies
  • The Granada – a historic yet glamourous theater
  • The Lobero Theatre – Santa Barbara’s oldest arts venue

Events, Festivals & Exhibitions

Discover exciting events all year round, just minutes from our resort. The entire city is yours to explore, so be sure to check out our list of events for the upcoming months:

  • Happy Hour  – Monday to Friday, 5pm – 7pm
  • Santa Barbara Museum of Art – seasonal and ongoing exhibitions
  • Santa Barbara Bowl – major music headliners all year round
  • Classical Summer Festival – at downtown theaters and Music Academy of the West

Wineries & Tours

Santa Barbara has earned a reputation as a producer of quality wines and a sought-after destination for wine lovers. Enjoy wine tasting at the Parker Wine Experience in the resort lobby, or head to Santa Ynez Wine Country or the Urban Wine Trail for authentic wine experiences with trendy new tasting rooms, rolling vineyards and more.