Best Weekend Getaways near Santa Barbara

By Jessica Armstrong

It's never too early to start planning your coastal weekend getaway to Santa Barbara, California. After arriving at your luxury accommodation by the beach, all of your worries and woes will be washed away faster than you can say "Surf's up!" Grab your sunblock, a plush beach towel, and throw in an assortment of cheese, crackers, and mixed drinks, and you've got yourself the perfect glamping beach day in one of California's most beautiful seaside escapes.

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With so many one-of-a-kind options to choose from, glampers will want to plan their getaways for longer than just one weekend. Browsing through these glamping treasures, one could only imagine that booking a luxury accommodation, will lead to an even more luxurious experience. Check out some of the best retreats near Santa Barbara here.

1. Charming Glamping Yurt Rental with Beach and Trail Access near Santa Barbara
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With this charming glamping yurt, perfect for two, that includes access to the beach, a queen-size bed, and complete seclusion, who wouldn't want to grab their loved one or BFF and head straight for this site?

2. Log Cabin Getaway near Los Angeles in the San Emigdio Mountains
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At this stunning log cabin, glampers can even bring their pets! Cozy and intimate, with enough space for four guests, this cabin tucked in the mountains above Santa Barbara is a top-notch rental for glampers looking to experience both mountains and sea.

3. Romantic Luxury Cabana Rental with Pool in Santa Barbara County, California
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This romantic cottage is one of Santa Barabara's newest treasures. Just minutes away from some incredible wine-tasting locations, as well as the city of Santa Barbara, this is an ideal site to make where you stay, why you stay.

4. Luxury Airstream Trailers for Rent near Downtown Santa Barbara, California
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Grab your beach cruiser and head on over to these luxury Airstreams. With five accommodations on-site, glampers and all their pals can plan a best buds vacay just a short bike away from Santa Barbara center, and even better, the best beaches near Santa Barbara.

5. Unique Yurt Rental with Stunning Beach Views near Santa Barbara, California
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Now only true glampers would not pass up the opportunity to stay in one of California's most luxurious yurts—especially with this amazing of a view of the coast! Incredibly spacious, and a great spot for families, this yurt defines home-away-from-home with its modern design and features.

6.Canvas Tents on Luxury Beach Campground in Santa Barbara
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This camping cabin retreat is just one of many cabins on this beautiful campground, begging to host one giant reunion of friends and family. An exquisite choice for a beach-side vacation, these cabins boast camping meets glamping with their luxury amenities, high-end features, and stunning views.


To see more of the Golden State's undeniable weekend getaways, head to our Discover California page here!