Given that Santa Barbara is a popular and beautiful destination, and that we've chosen to have our wedding on a holiday weekend, we encourage everyone to book travel and accommodations as soon as they are able. Below please find a list of accommodation options that we hope you find helpful. For convenience, we wanted to compile as many options for you as possible.
Listed below are several hotels offering special room rates, as well as other options we think you might enjoy. But please know there are other hotel options and all sorts of smaller motels and inns as well if you'd like to broaden your search. Please don't hesitate to reach out to us with any questions.
First and foremost, Santa Barbara is home to some stunning real estate, and we encourage guests, especially those who are staying in groups, to consider browsing through Airbnb and VRBO options. There are some amazing houses and rooms that can also be cost efficient. If your search takes you there, know that neighboring communities such as Montecito, Summerland, Carpinteria, and Goleta are also within striking distance and would be suitable to stay in as well. And as many of you are aware, recent floods and fires have devastated Santa Barbara County, and Montecito in particular. Visit our Relief tab for more information, and if you have booked accommodations in or near Montecito, we encourage people to check in on your reservations. And as always, we are here to help.
HOTELS w/ Special Rates:
Overlooking East Beach and the Pacific Ocean, this upmarket hotel is super central to State Street, art district, and downtown restaurants and bars.
Guests can make their reservations by calling (805) 966-2285 and referencing the Plank & Gibney Wedding.
A chic, Spanish-style hotel located a few blocks from the beach. Built in 1928 by Charlie Chaplin.
Guests can make their reservations by calling 800-843-2017 or (805) 969-7854 and referencing the Plank & Gibney Wedding, or on the website by inputting PGW in the “Rate Code” field.
Beachfront hotel on relaxed property with simple rooms. Also, less than a mile from State Street, art district, downtown restaurants, etc.
Guests can make their reservations by calling (805) 965-6556 and referencing the Manager's Special.
Across the street from the beach, a trendy hotel on a Spanish Colonial revival-style property.
Guests can make their reservations here.
Set in Santa Barbara's art district along the Urban Wine Trail, this trendy hostel has vintage style rooms, with options for both private rooms and bunk-bed outfitted dorms. Complimentary breakfast and a hip, modern kitchen accessible 24 hours.
Guests can make their reservations on the website by entering the group rate code: WEDD. Available until 30 days prior to arrival date.