Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Montecito, CA that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and private pools. Prices start at $190 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Montecito. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Discover elegant Montecito on the California Coast

Nestled between the brilliant-blue waters of the Pacific Ocean and the foothills of the wildlife-rich Santa Ynez Mountains, Montecito serves up upmarket shopping, delicious dining, cultural delights, and an array of exciting attractions. It's an idyllic destination for a chic getaway, whether catching up with old friends for the weekend or enjoying a longer break with family. Looking for the perfect place to call home during your stay? Montecito vacation rentals are just the thing. From quaint seaside bungalows to Spanish-style villas, you'll find many rentals place you just steps from the beach.

Things to do

Family delights and cultural treats near Montecito

There are plenty of must-see attractions within easy reach of Montecito vacation rentals but if you're short on time, make sure you tick a trip to Lotusland off your bucket list. The brainchild of the late Madame Ganna Walska, and home to Japanese, theater, and topiary gardens, this 37-acre nirvana is likely to be one of the most fanciful botanical gardens you will ever see. Got a little more time? Old Mission Santa Barbara is a 18th-century cultural treat while a trip to Santa Barbara Zoo is a surefire way to earn some serious brownie points from the kids.

Natural features

Find inspiring natural landscapes near Montecito

While the stars of the show in Montecito are the area's pretty beaches, the surrounding landscape has plenty to entice more adventurous travelers. Los Padres National Forest offers idyllic surroundings for nature lovers, with mountains, rivers, and scenic byways all on the menu. To the east, wildlife enthusiasts can explore the trails that wind through the 53,000-acre Sespe Condor Sanctuary, while for those willing to spread their wings a little further, it's certainly not out of the question to squeeze in a trip to the Channel Islands National Park during a stay in a Montecito vacation rental.

How many vacation rentals are available around Montecito, CA?

Our 2022 property listings offer a large selection of 972 vacation rentals around Montecito. From 677 house rentals to 64 cottage rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

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

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

  • Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church: 872 vacation rentals
  • Casa Del Herrero: 872 vacation rentals
  • Montecito Village Shopping Center: 872 vacation rentals
  • Westmont College: 871 vacation rentals
  • Pacifica Graduate Institute Ladera Lane Campus: 910 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 677 Houses in Montecito. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Montecito include:

  • Cottages: 64 rentals available
  • Villas: 25 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 249 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Montecito?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 189 vacation rentals with pool available in Montecito. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.