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Vacation rental apartments in Santa Barbara

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Fresh & Light Unit, Private Patio, Steps to Beach
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Entire apartment · 4 guests · 3 beds · 2 baths

Fresh & Light Unit, Private Patio, Steps to BeachGather around the Dining Room at mealtimes before retiring to a sectional sofa. A mint-green color palette gives the living area an airy feel, and seaside artwork serves as a reminder that the beach is steps away. Elsewhere, beautiful art graces the walls. Family-oriented apartment has been updated with a pair of twin beds in the second bedroom to better accommodate families with children.

Sunsets-Restaurants-Shopping-Walk To Beach
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Entire apartment · 4 guests · 2 beds · 1 bath

Sunsets-Restaurants-Shopping-Walk To BeachWithin 8 minute walk to Butterfly beach. Close to some of the best restaurants in the area. Starbucks, grocery store and great shopping. Apartment is totally private. 14 unit complex boasts of park like setting. Wonderful location in Montecito Lower Village. Less than a ten minute drive to downtown Santa Barbara. PET POLICY When booking with a pet (dogs only) please indicate the type of dog and if it is a service dog Additional pet fees are determined on a case by case basis. ONE DOG PER UNIT.

Carriage House - Mission Canyon
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Entire apartment · 3 guests · 2 beds · 1 bath

Carriage House - Mission CanyonOur property is a collection of former out-buildings for the Glendessary Manor estate of poet and composer, Robert Cameron Rogers. This is the lower suite of the Carriage house. There is a separate studio above that can be booked for additional guests. Come enjoy this charming, serene environment, a wonderful retreat for couples, solo adventurers, business travelers, pets.*

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Dreamy Beach Cottage ~ 2 Blocks from Ocean

Newly remodeled Beach Cottage located just 2 blocks from the sand! This adorable 1 bed/1bath private home boasts incredible outdoor spaces and is located just .2 miles (5 minutes walking distance) from Leadbetter Beach & Shoreline Park. Enjoy the expansive private deck w/ outdoor dining, smart TV's, abundant amenities, & the newly remodeled kitchen with 36" Viking Range. Located just minutes to trails, wine tasting & downtown Santa Barbara. Pet friendly ($199 pet fee). Perfect coastal get-away!

R5,414 ZAR per night
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Downtown charmer in the heart of Santa Barbara

A charming house located in the heart of downtown Santa Barbara. The newly remodeled 1,100 square foot house offers a state-of-the-art kitchen, bamboo wood floors and a lush and sunny front and back yard. The house is perfect for all types of travelers that are looking to experience Santa Barbara to the fullest. With State Street and dozens of restaurants, bars, wineries, theaters, shops and museums within 4 blocks, you won’t need a car to get a feel for the city.

R4,237 ZAR per night
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Room in Santa Barbara home in convenient location!

Quiet, neighborhood convenient to shopping, restaurants and transportation. Comfortable clean room with lots of light. Ample free parking on our quiet street.

R993 ZAR per night
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Historic Barn Loft

Our property is a collection of former out-buildings for the Glendessary Manor estate of poet and composer, Robert Cameron Rogers. The rustic barn loft is the upper private suite of the barn. We live below in the lower barn suite.

R2,889 ZAR per night
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Santa Barbara/Goleta Suite with Private Entrance

Private entrance leads you to a large, private, cozy bedroom with own bathroom in a nice quite neighborhood. You'll have the codes to the door locks. The bedroom has a very comfortable queen size bed (pure-o-pedic mattress, bamboo floors soothing color, and bird sounds. Just 5 minutes to Goleta Beach, UCSB and 10 mins to downtown Santa Barbara.

R1,037 ZAR per night
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Romantic Downtown Getaway ❤️❤️❤️❤️

Stunning well appointed studio located in the heart of downtown Santa Barbara. Pedestrian friendly, walk everywhere and close to public transportation. The studio includes washer/dryer, stove/oven, refrigerator/freezer, independent HVAC, queen sized bed, TV, and high speed internet. The studio boasts lots of warm sunlight, fresh air and private personal space with high ceilings. Book today and enjoy peace and tranquility. Our private studio is perfect for a Santa Barbara Get Away..

R3,073 ZAR per night
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Shoreline Retreat - newly renovated, walk to beach

Shoreline Retreat is your newly renovated Santa Barbara getaway, just a 6-minute walk to the beach. This breathtaking home features a gourmet kitchen with high-end appliances, an open floor plan, and 9-ft bifold glass doors that disappear in the living room for California indoor/outdoor living. Step outside to a private oasis complete with hot tub, fire pit and beautiful landscaping. Just minutes away from the beach, ocean and walking paths -- this is Santa Barbara beach living at its finest.

R7,354 ZAR per night
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WOW! Patio Garden & Master Bedroom

The tropical oasis patio setting invites 2 people comfortably into a niche filled with blooming plants and hand made art. Thoughtful attention to detail and quality make your stay both relaxing and refreshing in a quiet envt. with access to nature.

R1,533 ZAR per night
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Ocean View at Pelican's Nest

You are invited to stay here in Pelican's Nest. We would be delighted to have you as our guest. We have an ocean view room and bath, light and cheerful in mid-century redwood home with private guest patio. In the charming beach town of Summerland, with antique shops, restaurants, coffee shop and wine tasting and a lovely beach and park. Also, only two miles from Montecito Coast Village, 5 minutes to Rosewood Miramar Resort and 6 miles to downtown Santa Barbara.

R1,492 ZAR per night
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Sunny Santa Barbara room in beautiful garden home

We are close to UCSB, Goleta Beach, Calle Real shopping, movie theater, parks, and restaurants. We are freeway convenient but in a quiet residential neighborhood about 10 minutes by car from the downtown area. You’ll love the quiet relaxed ambiance, tranquil garden with hummingbirds and butterflies, sunlight filled room, and a very comfy bed. We welcome couples, solo adventurers, Healthcare Travelers, and business travelers. We look forward to meeting you.

R1,008 ZAR per night
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Blackrock Beach House with Private Beach Access

Completely & professionally re-designed, and just one block from one of the only privately-accessed beaches on the Central Coast, our home is ready to take your Santa Barbara vacation to the next level. Spend your days lounging on the beach, or hit the trails of More Mesa - the incredible open space just a couple minutes' walk away. Ideally situated on the coast between downtown Santa Barbara and UCSB, this home is perfect for any number of occasions.

R10,652 ZAR per night
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Private studio in garden setting

Very small rustic studio has relaxing, peaceful vibe. Super comfortable bed for a good nights sleep. Outdoor brick patio with seating, private enclosed shower. In the foothills above SB Mission, 10 minutes from downtown & beach. Safe, quiet neighborhood.

R949 ZAR per night

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Summerland Beach Cottage

Old world charm, two blocks to the beach in downtown Summerland. Two bedroom apartment in an old Victorian beach cottage. Enjoy a patio surounded by rose gardens and a comfort living area full of character.

R2,118 ZAR per night
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Mission Suite private downtown studio

Enjoy this great studio in downtown Santa Barbara's exclusive upper East Side neighborhood! Enter through a private outdoor entrance into a freshly refurbished room/full bath/wet bar and private outdoor patio. Premium cable and wifi included. This studio is attached to the main house. There are shared walls. It is completely private, with a private outdoor entrance but is attached. Also, there are 2 cats on this property. Though they do not enter this studio, they are on the property.

R1,905 ZAR per night
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Montecito Beachside Cottage Upstairs Unit

Come enjoy Montecito living! This bright and light California cottage is set up as a duplex. The upstairs unit features a fully modern furnished, 1 bedroom, 1 bath, living room, kitchenette and porch seating area. Perfectly appointed furnishings and filled with sun, this private upstairs unit is your own oasis away from everyday stress. Walk to the beach, or into town for a meal. Truly the best location!

R4,022 ZAR per night
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Modern, Clean, Less than 1 m. from Beach & Airport

COVID safe. Indulge yourself in this clean and spacious oasis less than 1 mile from the beach, UCSB and the SB airport. You will fall in love with Casa Lisa. The key will be provided via immediate touch less check in for safety purposes.

R2,370 ZAR per night
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Contemporary Studio 200 yards to the sand & waves

This beautiful, newly remodeled little studio apartment is perfect for a couple looking to get away to the beach and have a cozy time together. The unit has a private patio with table and chairs. Located 200 yards from the nicest beach in Carpinteria, directly across from the Salt Marsh bird sanctuary, and walking distance to the town of Carpinteria.

R2,545 ZAR per night
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The Redwood Suite

Leave your car behind and enjoy all the amenities downtown Santa Barbara has to offer! This modest, clean, comfortable and quiet private studio is set up like a hotel room with a private outdoor entrance. Inside is one room and 1 bathroom. It also includes a compact fridge, coffee maker with stocked coffee station. A smart tv and hi speed wireless are also included. The queen size bed is made up with quality linens and bedding. Very quiet and clean. This room is for one guest per night

R1,772 ZAR per night
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Romantic Beach Spanish Duplex

Quintessential 1930's Santa Barbara Spanish Style Duplex two blocks to the beach and two blocks from the heart of Santa Barbara. The downstairs unit of our duplex is a short walk or bike ride to everything. 2BD 1 BA. Charm is an understatement in this historic Santa Barbara home. Live like a local.

R4,590 ZAR per night
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Apt 10: Modern Luxury bright breezy steps to beach

Extra large apartment with huge modern kitchen with Ceasarstone counter tops, stainless steel appliances, beautiful high-end furnishings, wood-like floors. This is bright 2nd floor unit with lots of windows, ceiling fans in every room, and a very quiet and private atmosphere.

R4,848 ZAR per night
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Garden Suite private downtown studio

Right in the heart of downtown Santa Barbara, this studio offers everything you need to enjoy your stay! Walk to all of the dining, culture shopping and everything else Santa Barbara has, and come back to a completely private, comfortable studio with private outdoor seating and a studio kitchen stocked for basic cooking and dining.

R1,967 ZAR per night
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Apt #14: Contemporary Apt 200 yards to the beach

This second floor apartment has just completed furnishing as a new vacation rental.The unit was completely remodeled in 2018 with high quality materials and craftsmanship throughout. The new furnishings are quality leather and walnut contemporary furnishings, large-screen t.v.s, and tasteful decor throughout. Located only 200 yards from the beach, this may be the perfect setting for a memorable family vacation.

R4,439 ZAR per night
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Heart of Santa Barbara- Private Studio(Downtown)

Exceptional location only 3 blocks to State Street. One mile walk down to the Funk Zone and coastline . 2 Unit Complex attached to an office building as seen in the photos. Extremely quiet and serene. PET POLICY: One pet only: Please provide details regarding your pet. Additional pet fees are determined on a case by case basis. One off street parking space also included for your stay.

R2,906 ZAR per night
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Casual elegance - Walk To Pristine Butterfly Beach

One of Santa Barbara’s most beloved communities, Montecito, remains the sophisticated and charming place that it’s always been for those who call it home, and is every bit as desirable for guests who visit from all over the world looking for a memorable getaway. The most vibrant part of the community, the Coast Village Road area, has just about everything to offer in the way of boutique shopping, a bustling restaurant scene, a thriving business environment and quick walk to the beach.

R3,395 ZAR per night

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Santa Barbara Mesa ~ Cute Beach Getaway!

This newly renovated studio is perfect for a business traveler, couple, or 2 friends (3 max) looking for a place to relax. Full of natural light, this rental is across the street from the Douglas Family Preserve and around the corner from beautiful Mesa Lane Beach. The space includes a newly added queen size bed, a full size bed, 2 chairs, a kitchenette (w/coffee maker, microwave, sink, portable burner and mini fridge), a private deck/patio, and a newly renovated bathroom and shower.

R2,493 ZAR per night
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Luxury Beach Studio - 2 Blocks to Beach

A rare brand new small Studio complete with high end finishes including chef's kitchen in the Historic West Beach area. The studio with fully equipped Chef's kitchen, including European appliances, dishwasher and high end finishes such as Calcutta stone counter tops. The brand new bathroom is done in white tile and Santa Barbara Andalucian accent tiles. Immaculately clean with walk in shower. Enjoy the 150 square foot private deck with gas grill, chaise lounge and bistro set.

R2,723 ZAR per night
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Downtown Luxury!

This guest rental property was purchased in '05 by a local family. It took a lot of work, but this 1920's building has been lovingly remodeled and has been providing guest accommodations since the summer of '07. Watermark is operated by two sisters.

R2,862 ZAR per night
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The M Lounge - Quiet Getaway

Welcome to the our Mission Lounge! Architecturally unique property, located close to the Santa Barbara Mission .5 mi., just a 10 minutes drive to downtown 2 mi. away. Guests will enjoy the privacy of the entire Lower level floor and private terrace during the stay. The house has gone through major remodeling over the years. Too good not to share! Let the photos speak for themselves. 12% TOT tax incl. to all reservations. STRICT Smoke & drug free policy. NO events or gatherings allowed.

R2,178 ZAR per night
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Cozy boho nook with Mountain View

This a sweet 1 bedroom apartment in a renovated historic Victorian building . It includes one big bright kitchen to cook a romantic breakfast or dinner, bathroom with shower and separate bedroom. Please note there is no living room. We are located a short 10-15 minute walk from the best restaurants and shops of downtown Santa Barbara . This building has 4 units in total ( two upstairs and two downstairs) We have put a lot of care into making this dreamy inspiring space for your visit.

R2,497 ZAR per night
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SB Rare Beach PH 2 Blocks to Beach - Large Terrace

Our calendars are live calendars and are updated everyday. Our properties are throughly cleaned and sanitized. We offer long term stay discounts, please inquire for further details. My place is close to nightlife & public transport. You’ll love my place because of the cosiness, the high ceilings, the location & the people. My place is good for couples, solo adventurers, business travelers & families with kids.

R3,380 ZAR per night
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The Hippest Destination in Summerland! Ocean Views, Elevated Interior, and More!

Sky Bungalow - Where the sky meets the sea! Come relax in this clean, modern space that is sure to delight! Recently remodeled with refreshing touches and all the comforts of home, the Sky Bungalow is a prime retreat for some R&R near the ocean. This 640 sq. foot condo offers a bright and breezy design, air conditioning, and premium custom furnishings. The bedroom is complete with a king-sized bed, desk, and plenty of closet space. The kitchen is a fully equipped European-style kitchen with all necessary quality gadgets for preparing gourmet meals. After you're done enjoying your meal or taking a peaceful siesta, you can relax in the freestanding soaking tub that overlooks the ocean & palm trees. Soaking not your thing? Don't worry, there's a rain-head shower as well. The breathtaking views can be enjoyed outside too, on the 2 private balconies that accompany the Sky Bungalow. The Sky Bungalow is one of three units on the Lazy Hummingbird property, meaning there is plenty of communal yard space to enjoy as well. Laundry facilities are available for your convenience and shared with the other two units on the property.

R4,323 ZAR per night
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Papa Dux - A Playful Urban Penthouse

Cancellations during Covid: In spite of a "strict" cancellation policy, we will honor cancellations in serious circumstances. Please let us know ASAP! Papa Dux is the sunny upstairs apartment in The Dux: A three apartment boutique hotel on the urban wine trail: It's in the heart of the entertainment district, on the border of the "funk" zone, one block from State Street and 5 walking blocks from the beach. French doors open to a large private deck with Riviera views.

R3,323 ZAR per night
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Downtown Charmer with lovely view

Beautiful, recently updated 1 Bedrm/1 Bath apartment that is part of a larger home, with a private staircase entrance. This lovely retreat is peaceful and relaxed and close to beach!

R2,191 ZAR per night
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Luxury Downtown Spanish 2bd With Patio and Spa

Be wowed by this newly remodeled abode in downtown Santa Barbara. Features include, gourmet kitchen with Bosch dishwasher and stove, hardwood floors, fireplace, soaking tub, modern touches like dual flush, Nest thermostat, Bluetooth entry (use your phone!), high end linens and an outdoor spa, BBQ and eating area nestled in the Spanish patio. This retreat is one block from State St., three blocks to the Public Market, downtown and a mile from the beach, Santa Barbara Mission, and Rose Garden.

R5,568 ZAR per night

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