Discover a selection of 123 vacation rentals in West Beach 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 kitchens. Prices start at $192 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.
Destination guide

The beautiful city of West Beach awaits you

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in West Beach. This city is walkable and scenic, recognized for its shopping, restaurants and biking. Presidio Santa Barbara and Santa Barbara County Courthouse are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around West Beach

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes West Beach a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Santa Barbara Zoo (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Ty Warner Sea Center (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Santa Barbara Golf Club (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Center for Urban Agriculture at Fairview Gardens (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Glen Annie Golf Club (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Sandpiper Golf Club (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of West Beach

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in West Beach. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lotusland (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Santa Barbara Botanical Garden (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Moreton Bay Fig Tree (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Chase Palm Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Leadbetter Beach (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • El Presidio de Santa Barbara State Historic Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around West Beach

Fly into Santa Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal), the closest airport, located 8.4 mi (13.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Santa Ynez, CA (SQA), which is 25.9 mi (41.6 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around West Beach?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 123 vacation rentals around West Beach. From 38 house rentals to 24 studio vacation rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to West Beach?

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 West Beach:

  • The Mesa: 548 vacation rentals
  • Santa Barbara Beach: 166 vacation rentals
  • Mission Canyon: 180 vacation rentals
  • Oak Park: 163 vacation rentals
  • Riviera: 112 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 West Beach?

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

  • Santa Barbara City College: 838 vacation rentals
  • Carriage and Western Art Museum: 840 vacation rentals
  • Rincon Beach Park: 1,138 vacation rentals
  • University of California-Santa Barbara: 800 vacation rentals
  • Santa Barbara Polo & Racquet Club: 931 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around West Beach 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 West Beach?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 38 Houses in West Beach. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in West Beach include:

  • Studios: 24 rentals available
  • Villas: 7 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 34 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 West Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 11 vacation rentals with pool available in West Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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