Find the best place to stay — Montecito

Where to stay around Montecito?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 779 holiday lettings near Montecito. From 458 houses to 91 condos, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Montecito for a long holiday or a weekend break 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: 56 holiday homes
  • Hedgerow: 78 holiday homes
  • Eucalyptus Hill: 104 holiday homes
  • West Beach: 114 holiday homes
  • The Mesa (Beach Area): 146 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: 824 holiday lettings
  • Pacifica Graduate Institute Ladera Lane Campus: 875 holiday lettings
  • Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church: 825 holiday lettings
  • Lotusland: 819 holiday lettings
  • Westmont College: 807 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 458 houses in Montecito. Our other popular types of Montecito holiday rentals include:

  • Condos: 91 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 57 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 52 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Montecito?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 191 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).

    Attractions in and around Montecito

    Looking for things to do while you're in Montecito? Some of the area's family-friendly attractions for travellers include Santa Barbara Zoo, Ty Warner Sea Center and Center for Urban Agriculture at Fairview Gardens. Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can take a trip to Presidio Santa Barbara and Santa Barbara County Courthouse, or spend an enlightening afternoon at Santa Barbara Museum of Art or Santa Barbara Natural History Museum. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Butterfly Beach or experience the natural beauty of Lotusland and Los Padres National Forest. You can take a shopping trip to Paseo Nuevo Mall, La Arcada and Santa Barbara Public Market. Popular regional attractions such as Mission Santa Barbara and Santa Barbara Botanical Garden might be worth a visit during your stay. Also while in town, consider a visit to Casa Del Herrero and Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church.