The Wayfarer provides modern accommodation in Santa Barbara and is within a 20-minute walk of Santa Barbara Metropolitan Transit District Station. It is a short walk from Andalucia Building and is close to the area's well-known attractions. Those staying at the hostel can take advantage of the relaxation amenities, which include an outdoor pool. Welcoming and professional staff are available 24 hours a day. The Wayfarer has 31 traditional rooms that are filled with a range of essential facilities to ensure guests have an enjoyable stay. Guests also have access to a communal kitchen. The hostel is close to Santa Barbara Historical Museum, Brooks Institute and Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Sea Center. Stearns Wharf is also within a five-minute walk.
Daily cleaning, increased availability of sanitation products.
Lobbies with safe social distancing.
Minimal contact with hotel personnel and other guests.
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The Waterman location: 12 East Montecito Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM
Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.
The Waterman is typically below the average price of 3 star hotels in Santa Barbara. On average, you can expect to pay $425 per night in Santa Barbara. The Waterman typically costs $289 per night, which is $136 cheaper than the Santa Barbara average.
The drive from Santa Barbara to The Waterman will take you about 25min depending on traffic, with a distance of 8.5 mi. Hotels located in more populated areas may see vastly more traffic which will add to your travel time.
With parking available at The Waterman, you could always rent a car for as low as $31/day and park it at the hotel. This would give you freedom while visiting Santa Barbara. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to The Waterman. The nearest airport to the hotel is Santa Barbara.
Yes, The Waterman has a pool that customers can use. Typically, hotel pools have restrictions based on the time of day so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.
Getting to Santa Barbara city center should be easy enough, as it is just 0.7 mi away from The Waterman. In Santa Barbara city center you will find Lobero Theater, along with many other popular sights and things to do.
For assistance from an employee at The Waterman please call +1 805 845 1000.
Yes, The Waterman has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.