This summer at Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort guests will enjoy a wide variety of activities for couples and families. Relax and unwind with yoga, sit fireside with s'mores under the stars or sail off on a sunset cruise with one of our sailing partners. Visiting soon? Check out our list of onsite amenities and offsite adventures below.
Our beautiful 24-acre resort offers lots to explore. Guests can enjoy checkers, chess, giant Jenga, ping pong, corn hole, croquet and more while staying with us. For equipment, please see the front desk.
Beach days made easy! Rent 2 Beach Chairs and 2 Towels for only $25 per day. Reserve through our iPoolside app (click below). Available for pick up at the Front Desk. Charges will be applied to your guestrom folio. Guests must return chairs and towels the same day. A $50 charge will be applied to guest folios for damaged or unreturned chairs & towels.
** If you are interested in renting Beach Chairs and Towels outside of concierge hours, please visit the front desk in the main lobby. **Take a Seat
Guests can enjoy frozen adult frozen cocktails and treats available for purchase in our one-of-a-kind treat trolley. Our trolley makes schedule rounds around the resort, just like an ice cream truck! Popular stops include the pool area and front lawn. Treat Trolley begins making rounds August 1! Schedule comng soon.
Our Director of Pet Services ensures all of our canine guests receive special treatment, including: refreshing pet water stations at our main entrance, tennis balls & treats at check-in, our chef’s delicious dog-friendly gourmet menu at the Set restaurant and much more. Pets can even schedule a photo shoot with Santa Barbara’s premier pet photographer, WinkFace Photography, capturing them in all their glory in and around Santa Barbara. Book your photography session today WinkFace Photography | Dog & Pet Photographer Santa Barbara (winkfacephotos.com).Visit WinkFace Photography Online Doggie Delights Menu
Skip the wait and reserve your pool lounge chairs ahead of time. Each guest may attempt to make one reservation for each day, for a maximum of 4 guests. When reserving the lounge chairs, each guest noted in the reservation will be reserved a lounge chair, the specific location of which is not guaranteed. If guests do not arrive within 15-minutes of their scheduled arrival time, guests' reservation will be canceled and potentially provided to a guest on the Waitlist.
If reservations are unavailable, we invite you to join our waitlist should we have a cancellation or no show.
Cruise around Santa Barbara with Wheel Fun Rentals. Located onsite just outside the Fushia building, they offer beach cruisers, mountain bikes, tandems and more. Daily resort fee includes a 2 hour bicycle rental.Learn More
Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort is excited to bring you a great line up of special events and activities throughout the summer. Check back for calendar updates.
Enjoy dining oceanfront and fireside at the Set. Fire pit seatings areas accommodate groups up to 6. Available in 60 minute increments. $75.00 food and beverage minimum spend is required at each fire pit. Reserve your fire pit today through our iPoolside app.
Enjoy picnic baskets available for purchase from Java del Mar. Baskets may be reserved 24 hours in advance through our iPoolside App. Baskets feature delicious chef’s custom picnic menu, select 12 oz. cans of wine (equal to one bottle), and an authentic Mexican beach towel.
BASKETS ARE READY TO GO STARTING JULY 15th!Order Now
Guests may utilize their resort wine coupons to enjoy Hilton’s own Summer Sangria, while enjoying breathtaking views from our Rotunda. In addition to our specialty sangria, the resort offers a variety of cocktails, beverages and a robust wine selection at our Rotunda bar. Join us Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays on the Rotunda from 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM this summer.
Enjoy artisanal, local California cheeses and homemade accompaniments perfectly paired with wines from Cambria Estate Winery! Reservations are available for 2 tastings in our wine tasting room:
Thursday, July 29th at 4:00 PM
Thursday, July 29th at 6:00 PM
$25.00 per person. You must be 21 years of age or older. Reserve your spot below.Reserve your Spot
Join us on the Front Lawn for a limited time only Malene Rosé tasting event. The event will feature Malene prize pack giveaways, music, and lawn games. Food will be available for purchase through the Set restaurant. Enjoy an Instagram-ready backdrop while sipping on Malene Rosé with an ocean view!
Saturday, August 7th from 4:00 - 7:00 PM
Sunday, August 8th from 4:00 - 7:00 PM
Santa Barbara Sailing Center offers kayaking and standup paddle boarding. Located at the Santa Barbara Harbor. Reserve online through their website today Santa Barbara Rental Kayaks,, Stand-Up Paddle Boards & More (sbsail.com)
Within walking distance of the hotel, The Funk Zone is a relatively new addition to the city’s landscape, featuring notable local eateries, art galleries, wine boutiques and microbreweries. Visit our concierge desk for great recommendations on places to dine, wine or unwind in this hip, artsy locale.https://santabarbaraca.com/like-a-local/the-funk-zone/
Santa Barbara is for beer lovers whose palates long to explore the Central Coast's finest crafts. Explore the local brew scene on your next visit.
'HOP' on over to one of our local brewery websites today to learn more:Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co. Brass Bear Brewing Third Window Brewing Co.
The Central Coast is known for it's wine and Santa Barbara is the ideal destination to taste. With over 20 tasting rooms in the downtown district, there is a glass to please every palate. Check out Visit Santa Barbara's Urban Wine Trail to plan your journey toward your next glass of vino.Urban Wine Trail Starts Here
Learn about the lions, feed the giraffes or peak at the penguins at The Santa Barbara Zoo. Home to 146 species of mammals, reptiles, birds and insects exhibited in open, naturalistic habitats, the zoo is within walking distance of the resort. The zoo requires advance reservations to visit, so be sure to get your tickets ahead of time.Get Wild
Whether you are whale watching or enjoying a sunset cruise, Santa Barbara never looks better than when you are aboard Santa Barbara Sailing Center's Double Dolphin Catamaran. Reserve your spot on one of their public cruises today.
Santa Barbara Sailing Center also offers private charters and small boat rentals.Sail Away on the Double Dolphin Private Charters and Rentals
Our resort is home to Santa Barbara’s finest tennis academy, Dimitar Tennis Academy. Take a tennis lesson from renowned tennis instructor Dimitar Yazadzhiev. Our tennis facility boasts three well-lighted courts.
Guests can reserve a spot on the front lawn for our one-hour Vinyasa flow yoga classes. Classes are upbeat and will leave you feeling focused, refreshed and ready for the rest of your day. Our classes are appropriate for all levels, from beginner to advanced yogi. Yoga mats and towels are available at no charge to hotel guests (first-come, first-served basis).Book Now
Salon Del Mar is Santa Barbara’s only oceanfront hair studio located within the Santa Barbara Hilton Beachfront Resort.
Using only the highest quality products and professional services, we cater to a range of clientele. We are a collaborative team of talented artists. With our shared creative vision, an interdisciplinary approach and professional customer service we are able to ensure every service is completed with absolute rigor and inventiveness.
Call today to inquire about our services 805-884-8561 or click on the button below to visit our website.Time to Shine
Spa del Mar is located inside the Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort. The spa's talented team of therapists and estheticians offer a variety of services, including: customized massage, facials and signature body treatments. Let the team at Spa del Mar pamper you from head to toe on your next visit.Relax Now