Where to stay around Goleta, CA?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 645 vacation rentals near Goleta. From 379 houses to 61 cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Goleta for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Goleta?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Goleta:

  • Coast Village: 54 vacation rentals
  • Padaro Lane: 26 vacation rentals
  • The Mesa (Beach Area): 143 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 151 vacation rentals
  • Las Positas: 52 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Goleta?

VRBO offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Goleta. From VRBO travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Goleta Beach: 756 vacation rentals
  • Goleta Butterfly Grove: 730 vacation rentals
  • El Capitan State Beach: 551 vacation rentals
  • Goleta Station: 782 vacation rentals
  • Nojoqui Falls Park: 159 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Goleta listed on VRBO where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Goleta?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 379 houses in Goleta. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Goleta include:

  • Cottages: 61 rentals available
  • Apartments: 41 rentals available
  • Condos: 36 rentals available

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

Can I rent golf rental rentals in Goleta?

Absolutely, VRBO has 475 golf rental rentals in Goleta. You have also many other possibilities in Goleta area, including:

  • Mountain view rentals: 204 rentals
  • Ocean view rentals: 125 rentals
  • Beach view rentals: 60 rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals.

Can I find a vacation rental with online bookable in Goleta?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with online bookable among our 643 vacation rentals with online bookable available in Goleta. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Explore the beachside setting in Goleta

    The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Goleta. Renowned for its restaurants, sporting events and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. Mission Santa Barbara and Santa Barbara County Courthouse are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

    Sightseeing in and around Goleta

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Goleta a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Santa Barbara Zoo (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
    • Center for Urban Agriculture at Fairview Gardens (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
    • Glen Annie Golf Club (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
    • Sandpiper Golf Club (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
    • Santa Barbara Golf Club (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
    • Rancho San Marcos Golf Course (8.1 mi / 13 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Goleta

    If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, August, September, July and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 74°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Goleta

    Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Goleta is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Santa Barbara Botanical Garden (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
    • Lotusland (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
    • Goleta Beach (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
    • Santa Barbara Orchid Estate (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
    • Goleta Point (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
    • Coal Oil Point Reserve (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)