travel santa barbara! modern beach hotel located near downtown

a vibrant artistic milieu

Located in the heart of the Santa Barbara art scene, the Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara at the State House is walking distance from museums, galleries, and artist studios. Crossing State into the cutting-edge Funk Zone, guests discover Santa Barbara's hotbed of homegrown artistic production, known for its eclectic wall murals, ateliers, galleries, alternative exhibition spaces, and trendy artist shops. A block from the hotel, local artists put on a mile-long waterfront arts and craft show known as the Santa Barbara Art Walk.

downtown santa barbara awaits

The Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara at the State House is located on Downtown Santa Barbara's main thoroughfare, State Street. Take the Santa Barbara trolley or a short walk into the heart of this beautiful city where shopping, art galleries and fine dining await. A block from Stearn's Wharf and miles of sandy beaches, and steps from the Funk Zone and Urban Wine Trail, we're at the heart of everywhere you want to go. With an Amtrak train station a half a block away, convenient bike lanes and bike and foot paths, car-free transportation is a breeze.

we're committed to the community

At the crossroads of tradition and innovation, the Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara at the State House honors the rich cultural heritage of downtown Santa Barbara while encouraging the area's revitalization as a vibrant artistic milieu. Our brand-new hotel reflects the efforts of renowned local designers and architects to develop a modern, green-conscious hotel within our historic heritage property that celebrates the history and the future of Santa Barbara.

Take the Scenic Route

We’re the closest hotel to the Santa Barbara Train station, which means you can hop on the Amtrak and enjoy the beautiful California coast! With public transit and trolley stops right in front of the hotel, getting around town is easy and fun! As an added bonus, Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara is a partner of the Santa Barbara Car Free Project and offers a welcome amenity for car-free hotel guests. Whether Santa Barbara is your final destination, or another stop along your California adventure; you’ll find everything you need here at our Santa Barbara hotel.

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