Where to stay around Carpinteria?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 802 holiday lettings near Carpinteria. From 465 houses to 85 condos, 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 Carpinteria is on HomeAway.

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

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 Carpinteria:

  • Padaro Lane: 27 holiday homes
  • Creekwind: 51 holiday homes
  • Coast Village: 54 holiday homes
  • Eucalyptus Hill: 97 holiday homes
  • West Beach: 111 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 Carpinteria?

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

  • Carpinteria State Beach: 958 holiday lettings
  • Rincon Beach Park: 1,019 holiday lettings
  • Carpinteria Station: 958 holiday lettings
  • Carpinteria Seal Sanctuary: 971 holiday lettings
  • Tar Pits Park: 971 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Carpinteria 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 Carpinteria?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 465 houses in Carpinteria. Our other popular types of Carpinteria holiday rentals include:

  • Condos: 85 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 60 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 56 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 Carpinteria?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 182 holiday homes with pool available in Carpinteria. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental Condo in Carpinteria, USA, Your Home Away From Home

    The small coastal city of Carpinteria is situated in the south-east of Santa Barbara County, in California, and it is a popular place for people seeking a holiday in the famous California sun. It has an excellent tourist infrastructure which includes great restaurants, shops and antique boutiques, and a range of accommodation options. Whilst hotels might be suitable for some people, a far better choice would be to stay in a holiday rental condo in Carpinteria. Feeling more comfortable than a sterile hotel room, it has the feel of a home away from home, and the equipped kitchen will be of particular interest to those that do not want to eat out for every meal.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Carpinteria, USA

    A holiday in Carpinteria would not be complete without taking part in some of the wonderful leisure activities which are possible in the area. Although the beach is considered to be one of the worlds safest, it also offers the chance to go surfing or boogie boarding. Other water sporting activities include swimming, snorkelling and diving. There are also many things to do on dry land, which include hiking and cycling. It may be worthwhile to see if the self catering accommodation in Carpinteria comes with bicycles for the use of guests.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Carpinteria, USA

    As well as enjoying time on the beach and pursuing leisure activities, it might be a good idea to explore a little of the surrounding area in order to understand the people and the region better. Nature lovers might like to visit the Los Padres National Forest, which covers nearly two million acres. It has a number of hiking trails, and acts as a sanctuary for wildlife as well as many species of plants and trees. For a day trip to combine shopping with a little history whilst on holiday in Carpinteria, people might like to consider a trip to Santa Barbara. It still retains some Spanish architecture, with the most iconic attraction being the Mission Santa Barbara. A number of shopping malls will meet the needs of even the most discerning shopper.

    Weather in Carpinteria, USA

    Carpinteria enjoys a cool Mediterranean climate, with coastal breezes ensuring both warm winters and summers. In comparison to many places in California, the hottest times of the year are a lot more bearable. A holiday in Carpinteria can be taken at almost any time of year, with daily average highs being consistently above 18 degrees. Only at night does the temperature drop in the winter, when lows of 7 degrees in December and January can be experienced. These are also the wettest months, when 100mm of rain can fall, compared to the months between April and November when virtually none falls at all.

    Travel to Carpinteria, USA

    The closest airport to the self catering accommodation in Carpinteria is to be found in Santa Barbara. Although not an international facility, Santa Barbara Airport (SBA) does connect with Los Angeles international Airport (LAX). Therefore, travellers from the UK might first wish to land there. There are many connection possibilities, with Virgin Atlantic flying from London Heathrow (LHR) being one of them.

    Activities and attractions in and around Carpinteria

    Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Carpinteria a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Santa Barbara Zoo (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
    • Ty Warner Sea Center (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
    • Santa Barbara Golf Club (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)
    • Libbey Bowl (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
    • Soule Park Golf Course (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
    • Center for Urban Agriculture at Fairview Gardens (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Carpinteria

    If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, September, August, October and July are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 24°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Carpinteria

    Travellers appreciate the breathtaking sunsets and beautiful ocean views, which is just a taste of what Carpinteria has to offer. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Carpinteria is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Lotusland (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
    • Santa Barbara Botanical Garden (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
    • Tomol Interpretive Play Area (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Carpinteria State Beach (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
    • Tar Pits Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
    • Carpinteria Seal Sanctuary (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)