Santa Barbara promenade With golden hillsides and miles of pristine shoreline, Santa Barbara, California is a destination unlike any other. This seaside city offers spectacular views and a wide range of activities that attract travelers from across the globe. (The comfortable Mediterranean-style weather doesn’t hurt, either!) Whether you’re planning a romantic getaway, family vacation, or a weekend with friends, Santa Barbara is the perfect place to relax and restore.

Plan Less, Experience More

There’s always something to do on the American Riviera. Spend a day kayaking the Santa Barbara Channel, or visit Stearns Wharf and watch for whales. You can even wander the streets of downtown Santa Barbara where countless boutiques, restaurants, and wineries await.

After a full day of adventures, come home to the Cheshire Cat Inn and unwind. Our property is just four blocks from downtown and has everything you need for a memorable vacation. During your stay, you’ll experience gracious hospitality, top-notch amenities, and award-winning accommodations that will have you coming back again and again. What’s better than that?

Request Our Free Vacation Guide

To experience all that Santa Barbara has to offer, request access to our free online Vacation Guide! From travel tips to advice from locals, our interactive guide can help you plan the ultimate Southern California getaway. Simply fill out the form below for recommendations on outdoor activities, dining, live entertainment, shopping, annual events, and more!


Once you fill out the form, you will receive an e-mail with the password to access the guide.