When looking for unique places to stay in Santa Barbara, the Cheshire Cat Inn provides a wide selection of beautiful rooms, suites and cottages perfect for any California getaway. Our luxurious Santa Barbara accommodations in our California Coast bed and breakfast provide an imaginative experience for our guests with a whimsical Alice in Wonderland theme carried throughout the inn.  Many of our rooms feature original fireplaces, sitting areas, and balconies that provide views of the garden or mountains. We are also happy to provide one Jacuzzi room – the Tweedledum Suite. The Cheshire Cat Inn is also conveniently located downtown just minutes from the best attractions and things to do in downtown Santa Barbara.

We welcome you to stay in our award-winning bed and breakfast so you can enjoy the best in luxury downtown Santa Barbara accommodations. Our hospitable, warm and friendly inn welcomes all guests. Whether you are looking for a family friendly or a romantic bed and breakfast in Southern California, we want the Cheshire Cat Inn to be your home away from home.


Caterpillar Guest Room


The Caterpillar room located on the 2nd floor of the Main House charms with pretty window seats in a split-level room with queen bed and sitting area.  Enjoy your own

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CHESHIRE CAT – Accessible Room

The Cheshire Cat Room has been renovated and upgraded to our high standards. This room features high ceilings accented by beautiful handcrafted woodwork as well as a sumptuous walk-in shower

view of dormouse room


The Dormouse room enchants with a sloping ceiling, wooden floor, gas burning fireplace with original mantelpiece making this a lovely intimate room. Decorated in smoke blue, terracotta and cream with

Cheshire Cat Guest Room Duchess


The Duchess room has a cozy bright ambiance with its softly decorated sloping ceiling and walls.   Furnished with a queen bed, antique armoire and a spacious bathroom with a soaking

March Hare Guest Room


The March Hare room in our romantic boutique Santa Barbara hotel with its open bay window sitting area gives this room a unique character. Decorated with sunny yellows and green

MockTurtle Room


The Mock Turtle room in our Santa Barbara bed and breakfast features a charming corner bay window with comfortable chairs and a queen bed. Decorated in sapphire and white with

Alice's Room


Alice’s namesake with pink, grey, and ivory wallpaper creates a peaceful atmosphere. The spacious split-level room with king bed and sitting area opens onto a secluded deck overlooking our English

Eberle Room Gas Burning Fire Place


Honoring the building’s architect and inspired by a spiritual retreat to Santa Fe, the Eberle is decorated in earth tones and terracotta tile flooring. The beautifully tiled tub for two

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A special room named in honor of the owner’s mother and granddaughter. Hardwood floors and soothing green tones of English gingham and muted sage provide an inviting ambiance as do

view of Mad Hatter room


The Mad Hatter is bright and cheery with hardwood floors, rugs and antique furniture. This room features a king bed, private bathroom with shower and sink and flat screen TV. 

Queen of Hearts Room


The Queen of Hearts is all about romance. Enjoying its own entrance through a private flower-filled patio,, it’s perfect for a honeymoon stay or quiet getaway. The bay window sitting

White Rabbit Guest Room


The White Rabbit offers similar accommodation to Alice’s with its split level room, king bed and sitting area opening onto a secluded deck overlooking our English gardens and Santa Ynez

Tweedledee Studio


The Tweedledee studio is a spacious room elegantly furnished in soft garden hues and light wood flooring. The wet bar/kitchen has a microwave, electric kettle and refrigerator complimented by an

Tweedledum Living Room


The Tweedledum suite is a luxurious hideaway offering wow factor accommodation featuring a grand separate master bedroom with king bed and in room whirlpool tub uniquely built into the bay

Mobberly Cottage


Mobberly is our most secluded Santa Barbara vacation rental which has hardwood floors, living room with fireplace, flat screen TV, fully equipped kitchen and dining nook. The cottage has a

view of living room in Woodford Cottage


Woodford is a family favorite cottage in Santa Barbara with hardwood floors, living room with fireplace, flat screen TV,  fully equipped kitchen and dining nook. The cottage has a large

Prestbury Cottage Living Room


Prestbury cottage rental is inspired by the owner’s favorite Cheshire village with hardwood floors, living room with fireplace, flat screen TV, fully equipped kitchen, dining nook and air conditioning. The

Bramhall Cottage


Bramhall cottage rental is our most recent addition with hardwood floors, living room with fireplace, flat screen TV, ffully equipped kitchen, dining nook and air conditioning. The cottage has a