Discover a selection of 129 vacation rentals in West Beach, Santa Barbara 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 WiFi. Prices start at $136 per night, and houses and studios are popular options for a stay in West Beach. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — West Beach

What are the top vacation rentals in or near West Beach?

Whether you're after a cozy retreat for you and your love or somewhere roomy to fit friends and family, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around West Beach. Here are a couple to get you started:

  • Around 1 mile from the center of West Beach, it's hard to top "Just Steps From The Beach". It has 2 bedrooms and a range of conveniences like free toiletries and a nearby marina.
  • "Fully Remodeled Spanish Beach Casa Steps From The Beach" also promises a memorable escape, offering 3 bedrooms, an ice maker, a microwave oven and more. It's around 1 mile from West Beach.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect West Beach vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near West Beach?

Nothing beats squeezing in a quick break to clear away the cobwebs. Pack your carry-on bag and enjoy a breather at one of these top weekend getaways in and near West Beach:

  • "Luxurious Guest Casita With Stunning City And Mountain Views" is a top option around 1 mile west of central West Beach. There's no need to go far to find something fun to do around this retreat. Get out and discover Ventura Botanical Gardens and Emma Wood State Beach. Activities like parasailing and windsurfing will add a nice finishing touch to your mini getaway.
  • Alternatively, make your home away from home at "Location - Location - Location Unique House In Beautiful West Beach". Stay in and enjoy its creature comforts, or head out and try your hand at some cycling and horse riding. When it's time to explore some nearby attractions, check out Glen Annie Golf Club and Santa Barbara Orchid Estate. This sought-after vacation rental is around 1 mile northeast of West Beach.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around West Beach?

Generally small, less expensive and well located, it's easy to be impressed by a studio apartment. Make yourself comfortable in one of these options and get acquainted with West Beach up close:

  • Explore the world around you from "5 - Star Beach Bunny Cottage Vacation Rental In Santa Barbara 2". This vacation rental is an excellent base for seeing the sights and offers amenities including towels and a porch.
  • "Cabana Las Floras - A Tropical Cabana Paradise With Pool" is another good choice. Stay here and take advantage of beach sun loungers, an iron and ironing board and more.

When it's time to step outside your studio apartment and do some sightseeing, there's loads to keep you occupied around West Beach. Enjoy cultural attractions? Organize a visit to Carriage and Western Art Museum and Granada Theatre.

Can I find short term rentals in or near West Beach?

Sometimes, you just need to escape from the real world, even if it's only for a few short days. Experience a pleasant mix of adventure and relaxation at one of these short-term rentals in or around West Beach:

  • If you'd like to be close to the action, "Best Ocean/island/city Views" has your name on it. It's within easy reach of the heart of West Beach and a handy base to check out attractions like Santa Barbara County Courthouse and Mission Santa Barbara.
  • Sleep, eat and explore your surroundings from "Charming San Roque Cottage Walking Distance To Everything", another great option. Presidio Santa Barbara and Santa Barbara Zoo should be on your must-do list when you're ready to sightsee.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near West Beach?

Whether spent in a luxury condo or a rustic cabin, a romantic weekend getaway is a perfect way to say "I love you." Whisk your sweetie away for a couple of leisurely days at one of these enticing escapes in or near West Beach:

  • Located around 1 mile from West Beach, "Just Steps From The Beach" is an ideal place for starry-eyed lovebirds. Winery tours and skiing facilities are some of the amenities you'll find here.
  • Otherwise, spend your break sipping on bubbly and canoodling at "Fully Remodeled Spanish Beach Casa Steps From The Beach", around 1 mile from West Beach. Winery tours and a dining table will help set the scene for romance.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near West Beach?

Share your trip and boost your odds of having fun. Whether you're organizing an action-packed getaway with friends or a family reunion, there's no shortage of large group vacation rentals in and near West Beach:

  • Offering privacy, space and comfort, you'll get your guests' nod of approval at "Montecito Beach House With Spa - 1 Block From Ocean". Up to 12 people can be accommodated at this retreat which has 4 bedrooms, a garden and a kitchen. This group getaway is around 3 miles to the east of West Beach.
  • Nothing takes priority over spending precious time with loved ones, and "Jacuzzi, Bocce Ball, Pool Table" is the ideal place to do that. Located around 3 miles to the east of West Beach, as many as 12 guests can stay in this vacation rental which has 5 bedrooms. A swimming pool and a firepit are among the numerous amenities on offer here.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near West Beach?

A pool is often an essential amenity for any good vacation. Enjoy hours of entertainment frolicking about or simply kicking back by the water at one of these rejuvenating retreats in or near West Beach:

  • Pack your swimsuit and goggles and enjoy a fun stay with your group at "Location - Location - Location Unique House In Beautiful West Beach". Other amenities here include nearby ecotour services and a kitchen.
  • Another inviting option is "Montecito Beach House With Spa - 1 Block From Ocean". There's plenty to love about this retreat besides its pool, such as a toaster and outdoor furniture.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near West Beach?

Every get-together with the family should be memorable. Whether you're organizing a getaway with the kids or a reunion with relatives, Vrbo's large family vacation rentals in or near West Beach offer a home away from home with plenty of space for everyone:

  • Invite your nearest and dearest to "Montecito Beach House With Spa - 1 Block From Ocean", which has 4 bedrooms sleeping up to 12 guests. This getaway is located 3 miles to the east of West Beach and comes with amenities such as a toaster and beach sun loungers.
  • "Family Friendly Villa - Close Walk To Downtown And Beach" also has the space you need to make memories with loved ones. This option is around 0.1 miles to the north of central West Beach and accommodates as many as 7 guests in its 3 bedrooms. A DVD player and a toaster will help keep everyone happy and comfortable.

If you're eager to visit some family-friendly attractions around the area, you have plenty of choice. Santa Barbara Zoo, Stearns Wharf and Upper State Street offer fun for both adults and kids.

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near West Beach?

Often situated in prime positions due to their smaller footprint, a one-bedroom vacation rental is an ideal solution if you're traveling solo or with one other person. Check out Vrbo's range in or near West Beach:

  • Take a look at "Comfortable Villa With Private Pool And Wonderful Sea Views In A Great Location", a great centrally located one-bedroom vacation property. A kitchen and a swimming pool are among its useful amenities.
  • Also within easy reach of all the delights of West Beach, "Affordable Beach Penthouse - 2 Blocks To Beach And Town" is another popular one-bedroom option. After a day of exploring, come home and enjoy amenities like a kitchen and a garden.

Can I find two-bedroom vacation rentals in or near West Beach?

At Vrbo, we've got vacation rentals in or near West Beach to suit all styles and budgets. Here are a couple of our favorite two-bedroom options to consider:

  • Leading our list is "Vrbo Property". This two-bedroom stay provides guests with handy amenities like mountain views and ski-in/ski-out facilities. Explore West Beach's various attractions from this homely base.
  • "Location - Location - Location Unique House In Beautiful West Beach" is another popular two-bedroom option in the West Beach area. It features amenities like a fireplace and a garden.