1404 De La Vina St., Santa Barbara, CA 93101 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-881-1523
4 Star Downtown Hotel in Santa Barbara County
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Based on 323 guest reviews

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  • Comp. Breakfast
  • Shuttle to airport available
  • 50 rooms in hotel
  • 2 floors in property
  • 3 suites in property
  • Check-out time: 12:00 PM
  • Has environment-friendly policy
  • Group friendly rating of 9.8/10
  • 4 meeting rooms in hotel

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Room Types

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Local Attractions

Beach, Zoo, Downtown, Shopping, Restaurants, Nightclubs, Museums, Gardens, Wine tasting

Property Description

The Upham Hotel and Garden Cottages is the oldest continuously operating hostelry in Southern California, situated on an acre of gardens in the heart of downtown Santa Barbara. Close enough, but not too close, to Los Angeles, Santa Barbara possesses a beautiful natural setting by the Santa Ynez Mountains and the Pacific. It is a red-tile, white-adobe, flower-decked town evoking romanticized Spanish California. Just two blocks off State Street, within easy walking distance of several restaurants, shops, theatres and tasting rooms.

Green Sustainability

We have a recycling program

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3:00 PM
Check Out:12:00 PM
Year of Last Renovation:2010
Corridors:Both Interior and Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:50
Handicap Rooms:
Rooms with 1 Bed:46
Rooms with 2 Beds:4
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:4
Meeting Space:900 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 60 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.5 Mi
Policies / Expenses
3 Day, groups must cancel by release date given.
Nightly Parking:$0
Typical Group Deposit:varies
Total Taxes:12.00%
Total Misc Fees:$3.30 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Occupancy Tax:12.00 Per Night
City Tax: 3.30 Per Night (Santa Barbara Tourism Fee)
Additional Person Fee:20.00 Per Person (rooms accommodate 2 per)

Amenities / Features

Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • Baby facilities in room
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private garden grounds
  • Quiet location
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Travellers cheques accepted

Airport & Shuttle Information

SBA (Santa Barbara) Airport is less than 9 miles away, a 15-20 minute ride by car. Yellow cab offers Upham guests a preferred rate of $28.00 when called from the airport upon arrival. Hotel can make return arrangements to the airport.

Local Shuttle Info: There are Shuttle services that provide transportation from the airport. From LAX (Los Angeles), we recommend Santa Barbara Airbus for transportation to Santa Barbara. The pick up and drop off hotel, The Hyatt Centric, is just two miles from the hotel and a short cab ride away.

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.

Breakfast Information

Continental Breakfast includes fresh baked goods, fruit, yogurt, cereals, oatmeal, fruit and juices.

Parking Info

We do not charge for parking

Internet / WiFI


Previously known as:
The Upham Hotel

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