Where to stay around Montecito?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 757 holiday lettings near Montecito. From 439 Houses to 57 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Montecito is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Montecito?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Montecito:

  • Coast Village: 54 holiday homes
  • Hedgerow: 77 holiday homes
  • Eucalyptus Hill: 97 holiday homes
  • West Beach: 111 holiday homes
  • The Mesa (Beach Area): 143 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Montecito?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Montecito. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Casa Del Herrero: 810 holiday lettings
  • Pacifica Graduate Institute Ladera Lane Campus: 865 holiday lettings
  • Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church: 804 holiday lettings
  • Lotusland: 806 holiday lettings
  • Westmont College: 798 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Montecito listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Montecito?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 439 Houses in Montecito. Our other popular types of Montecito holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 57 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 52 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 14 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I rent mountain rentals in Montecito?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 236 mountain rentals in Montecito. You have also many other possibilities in Montecito area, including:

  • Downtown rentals: 194 holiday rentals
  • Beach rentals: 175 holiday rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 75 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Montecito?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 185 holiday homes with pool available in Montecito. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental Villa in Montecito, USA, Your Home Away From Home

    The town of Montecito is located just to the east of the larger settlement of Santa Barbara, in the area of Southern California, on the Pacific west coast of the United States of America. You should find that by spending your holidays in Montecito, you will be in an ideal part of the state of California in which to really explore all that there is on offer here. The self catering accommodation in Montecito is highly likely to come in the form of a luxurious and well-furnished villa. Indeed, many properties may even boast their own swimming pool, plus spectacular vistas over the Pacific Ocean.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Montecito, USA

    There are plenty of activities to keep you entertained on your holidays in Montecito. For a start, as you are in America, you may well want to enjoy a spot of retail therapy. Although there are some shops and malls within Montecito itself, for a greater choice, you would definitely be wise to head west into the city of Santa Barbara. There are a good choice of beaches to enjoy within this part of Southern California and this will allow you to enjoy water-based activities such as snorkelling, deep-sea diving, surfing, wind surfing, sailing, jet skiing, water skiing and, of course, safe swimming opportunities.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Montecito, USA

    You are likely to want to head south to the huge city of Los Angeles, at some point during your holidays in Montecito. Once you get there, you will be spoilt for choice when it comes to world-famous sites and attractions. In fact, you are very likely to recognise many landmarks and venues from Hollywood films. Head to Sunset Boulevard which is in the heart of the Hollywood district. This is where you will find the famous names on the sidewalk and it is possible to catch sight of the Hollywood sign from here. Other areas to consider in LA include Santa Monica Pier, Disneyland in Anaheim, Venice Beach and Beverley Hills.

    Weather in Montecito, USA

    This part of Southern California enjoys a very pleasant climate indeed. This means that when you are enjoying the comfort of your very own self catering villa in Montecito, you can expect to bask in temperatures that will reach well into the thirties degrees Celsius during the summer. Even during the winter, temperatures regularly hit the mid-teens degrees. Rainfall is at its heaviest from late-Autumn and through the winter months.

    Travel to Montecito, USA

    The most convenient airport for your holidays in Montecito will be Los Angeles International (LAX) which has a good number of services directly to the UK. Airlines that fly on this route include American Airways, Virgin Atlantic, United Airways and British Airways. The vast majority of these flights will depart from London Heathrow (LHR).

    Sightseeing in and around Montecito

    Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Montecito a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Santa Barbara Zoo (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
    • Ty Warner Sea Center (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
    • Santa Barbara Golf Club (6.2 mi / 10 km)
    • Center for Urban Agriculture at Fairview Gardens (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
    • Glen Annie Golf Club (14 mi / 22.5 km)
    • Sandpiper Golf Club (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Montecito

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Montecito is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Lotusland (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
    • Santa Barbara Botanical Garden (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
    • Butterfly Beach (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
    • Andree Clark Bird Refuge (1.9 mi / 3 km)
    • Lookout Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
    • Cabrillo Pavillion (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)