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Show your current Amtrak ticket to Santa Barbara and enjoy special experiences through December 31, 2015! See info on Amtrak discounts here. See our new video here.

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Adventure Company of Santa Barbara

The Adventure Company of Santa Barbara leads high quality adventure travel trips with a focus on experiencing the natural beauty of the surrounding countryside. Our knowledgeable, safe, and friendly guides offer exceptional service and share sides of Santa Barbara few people experience. For a full description of our enjoyable trips, please visit our web site at www.sbadventureco.com.

Adventure Company of Santa Barbara
32 E Haley St, 
Santa Barbara CA, 93101
Questions: Michael Cohen
TOLL-FREE: 1-888-773-3239
TEL: 805-884-WAVE (9283) or 805-965-1414
E-MAIL: letsgo@sbadventureco.com

2015 "Take the Train" Offer: 10% off any coastal kayak or surf lesson booking.
Advance reservations required.
 

BEST WESTERN PLUS Encina Inn & Suites

Small luxury hotel with the charm of a Bed & Breakfast Inn. Garden pool, aviary, kitchen suites available. Located mid-town, minutes away from beaches, golf courses, historic attractions. Complimentary transportation to and from Amtrak Station and Santa Barbara Airport. 

Best Western PLUS Encina Inn & Suites
2220 Bath Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
Questions: Carol Wolford

TOLL-FREE: 800-526-2282
TELEPHONE: 805-682-7277
E-MAIL: encina@sbhotels.com


2015 "Take the Train" Offer: 20% off room rate plus a welcome bottle of sparkling wine upon arrival and a Santa Barbara Hotel Group space-efficient reusable tote; and complimentary pick-up and drop-off at the Santa Barbara Train Station. Some blackout dates apply. Subject to availability. Advanced reservations required.

BEST WESTERN PLUS Pepper Tree Inn

Spanish style resort hotel with 150 spacious guest rooms, surrounding pools, and garden courtyards. Adjacent to shopping and dining. Minutes away from beaches, golf courses, and historic attractions. Complimentary transportation to and from Amtrak Station, Santa Barbara Airport, and UCSB.

Best Western PLUS Pepper Tree Inn
3850 State Street
Santa Barbara, CA  93105
Questions: Chivaun Clark

TOLL-FREE: 1-800-338-0030
TELEPHONE: 805-687-5511
E-MAIL: pepper@sbhotels.com


2015 "Take the Train" Offer: 20% off room rate plus a welcome bottle of sparkling wine upon arrival and a Santa Barbara Hotel Group space-efficient reusable tote; and complimentary pick-up and drop-off at the Santa Barbara Train Station. Some blackout dates apply. Subject to availability. Advanced reservations required.

BEST WESTERN PLUS South Coast Inn

The South Coast Inn is located 8 miles north of Santa Barbara.  Perfect for the vacationers and business travelers, just minutes from Santa Barbara Airport & Goleta Amtrak platform.  Rest comfortable in our pillow-top beds.  From our heated pool and spa area to our colorful garden patio, our grounds are designed for your relaxation. Free breakfast, free Wi-Fi everywhere, all the conveniences of home.

Best Western Plus South Coast Inn
5620 Calle Real             
Goleta,  CA  93117
Questions: Shelagh Erwin

TOLL-FREE: 1-800-350-3614
TELEPHONE: 805-967-3200 
    E-MAIL:
sales@santa-barbara-hotel.com 


2015 "Take the Train" Offer: 20% off room rate plus a bottle of local wine upon arrival. Complimentary pick-up and drop-off at the Goleta Amtrack Train Station, 7:30am to 10pm. Must call hotel in advance to reserve and mention "fun". Blackout dates apply. Subject to availability. Cannot be combined with any other offer.

Brisas del Mar, Inn at the Beach

A Santa Barbara classic, Brisas del Mar, Inn at the Beach offers spacious guest rooms, suites, and penthouses, some with full kitchens and fireplaces.  The hotel serves a complimentary deluxe continental breakfast each morning, hosts a wine and cheese reception each afternoon, and provides milk and cookies in the evening.

Brisas del Mar
223 Castillo Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Questions: Gregory Broussard

TOLL-FREE: 1-800-468-1988
TELEPHONE: 805-966-2219
E-MAIL: brisasdelmar@sbhotels.com 


2015 "Take the Train" Offer: 20% off room rate Sunday-Thursday, not available in July and August. Blackout dates apply. Subject to availability. Advanced reservations required.

Casa Dolores, Center for the Study of the Popular Arts of Mexico

Casa DoloresCasa Dolores is a Mexican popular arts museum and cultural center, which is located in the historic 1843 Botiller adobe.The museum offers the largest hand-crafted art from Mexico on the Central Coast, which includes 6,000 objects made of clay, wood, leather, glass, and tin. We offer rotating exhibitions, arts and craft workshops, and more.

Casa Dolores
1023 Bath Street
Santa Barbara CA 93101
Questions: Linda Cathcart, Director
TELEPHONE: 805-963-1032
E-MAIL: info@casadolores.org

2015 "Take the Train" Offer: Free admission and a free color postcard.
(For each person showing an Amtrak ticket.)

Cheshire Cat Inn

Cheshire Cat InnJust 4 blocks from the center of downtown’s restaurants, shops and theaters, the Cheshire Cat Inn offers a choice of luxurious accommodations, surrounded by beautiful English gardens.  Enjoy our complimentary delicious breakfast, evening wine and hors d’oeuvres. 

Cheshire Cat Inn
36 W. Valerio St.
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Questions: Jack Greenwald

TELEPHONE: 805-569-1610    
E-MAIL:
cheshire@cheshirecat.com  

2015 "Take the Train" Offer: 10% of room rate and automatic upgrade at check-in if available. Not valid July and August, 2015. Advanced reservations required and must be made directly with the Inn.

CONDOR Express

Year-round Whale Watching! Enjoy the comfort and safety of Santa Barbara's first and only hi-speed jet-powered catamarn.  CONDOR Express easily accommodates 125 passengers with large viewing decks, outdoor and indoor seating, full-service galley, bar and restrooms.  The only boat dedicated to Whale Watching year round between Orange County and Nothern California! Experienced Captain and Naturalist on board provide narrative regarding marine life.

CONDOR Express.com
Santa Barbara Harbor, Sea Landing, Cabrillo Blvd. At Bath Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93109
Questions: Carole Kenzel
TOLL-FREE: 1-888-77WHALE
 TELEPHONE: 805-882-0088
E-MAIL: info@condorexpress.com 

2015 "Take the Train" Offer: 20% discount off any adult whale watching cruise.
Valid Monday-Friday with advance reservations.  May not be combined with any other discount.
 

Eagle Inn

The Eagle Inn is a small, romantic, quiet hotel in a great location, only two blocks from the beach, downtown State Street, the Funk Zone and the train station. Complimentary breakfast, beach cruiser bikes, and wi-fi internet are all included in the rate. Check the website for pictures and additional information. www.TheEagleInn.com

The Eagle Inn
232 Natoma Avenue
Santa Barbara CA 93101

Questions: Paul Bullock


TELEPHONE: 805-965-3586 
FAX: 805-966-1218
E-MAIL: stay@theeagleinn.com 

 

2015 "Take the Train" Offer: 20% discount off room rate, not valid weekends or holidays or the month of August. Bicycles are available free for guests' use.

Franciscan Inn

Located just one block from the beach and marina. Two blocks from train depot. Walk to restaurants. Shuttle stops 2 blocks away. Trolley tour picks up at Inn. Many room styles all with designer touches. Excellent service always included. Heated pool/spa. Bakery fresh breakfast & afternoon reception. AAA rated.

Franciscan Inn
109 Bath Street
Santa Barbara, CA. 93101
Questions: Debbie Neer

TELEPHONE: 805-963-8845
E-MAIL: info@franciscaninn.com


2015 "Take the Train" Offer: Receive 10% off your room rate and two complimentary 90-minute Santa Barbara Trolley Tour tickets (Valued at $44). The Trolley offers all day on and off access to Santa Barbara's finest attractions.  Package must be booked at time of reservation. Not valid in July and August. Some restrictions apply including not good with any other offers and some holidays will be excluded.

Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara

Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara blends historic splendor with sophisticated design and offers environmentally-friendly, artful lodging for style-minded clientele. As Santa Barbara’s closest hotel to the train station, with public bus and trolley stops at the front door and nearby bike and foot paths to the beach and Stearns Wharf, Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara is the perfect car-free lodging choice. Contemporary art, colorful murals, and a plant-filled living wall grace this 41-room boutique hotel. Select rooms have private outdoor gardens and mountain views.  Facilities include an art library, business center, fitness room, boardroom, and the CAF Satellite art gallery.  Stay in the heart of art at Santa Barbara’s hottest new address!

Hotel Indigo
121 State Street
Santa Barbara, California
Questions: Dan Alvarado, General Manager

TOLL-FREE: 1-877-270-1392
TELEPHONE: 805-966-6586

 sales@indigosantabarbara.com 


2015 "Take the Train" Offer: Enjoy a complimentary water bottle and nutritous Santa Barbara Bar upon arrival.

Hotel Santa Barbara

Hotel Santa Barbara is located in the heart of beautiful downtown Santa Barbara, and just 4 blocks from the Amtrak Station! Exceptional shopping, renowned cuisine and unforgettable museums and theatres are just steps away. Each of our guest rooms combines the craftsmanship of the original architecture with a feeling of openness and relaxed charm. Hotel Santa Barbara's Mediterranean styled lobby, with its elegance and natural lighting, is the perfect place to rejuvenate before stepping out. Join us, where warm hospitality and rich history come together, offering the perfect blend of charm and contemporary comfort.

Hotel Santa Barbara
533 State Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Questions: Nadine Turner

TOLL-FREE: 1-888-259-7700
TELEPHONE: 805-957-9300
FAX: 805-962-2412
E-MAIL: info@hotelsantabarbara.com

2015 "Take the Train" Offer: $10 off per room per night and two complimentary SB Trolley Tour passes. Complimentary Continental breakfast also included. Rooms & trolley passes subject to availability; weekends (Friday & Saturday nights) and holidays excluded. Advance reservations required.


I Bike Santa Barbara

Single-day bike tours of Santa Barbara's beautiful wine country; includes transport, bike and helmet, knowledgeable guide, picnic lunch at winery, wine tastings, and souvenir water bottle.  Great exercise, great food, great wine. C'mon Everybody!

I Bike Santa Barbara
Questions: William Cochran
TELEPHONE: 805-705-7998 
 E-MAIL: william@ibikesantabarbara.com

2015 "Take the Train" Offer: Complimentary bottle of wine on the tour at Kaena Wine Co. in Los Olivos. 
(One per group reservation).

Inn by the Harbor

Nestled among lush gardens beneath the swaying palms, the Inn by the Harbor is an enchanting Santa Barbara hotel. Just a short walk from Santa Barbara's golden beaches, yacht harbor, and oceanfront restaurants. The Inn serves a deluxe continental breakfast, afternoon wine and cheese, and evening milk and cookies.

Inn by the Harbor
433 West Montecito Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Questions: Gregory Broussard

TOLL-FREE: 1-800-626-1986
TELEPHONE: 805-963-7851
FAX: 805-962-9428
E-MAIL:
innbytheharbor@sbhotels.com


2015 "Take the Train" Offer: 20% off room rate Sunday-Thursday, not available in July and August. Blackout dates apply. Subject to availability. Advanced reservations required.

Lavender Inn by the Sea

Lavender Inn by the SeaAlong a sweep of California coastline reminiscent of the Côte d'Azur, guests can relax amid the soothing scent of lavender and soft ocean breezes at the Lavender Inn by the Sea.  French-inspired paintings adorn the walls, lavender bouquets grace each room, and sunlight shimmers off the waters of the pool.  The hotel serves a complimentary deluxe continental breakfast, provides wine & cheese in the afternoon, and milk & cookies each evening.

Lavender Inn by the Sea
206 Castillo Street
Santa Barbara, CA  93101
Questions: Gregory Broussard

TOLL-FREE: 1-800-649-2669
TELEPHONE: 805-963-4317
E-MAIL: lavenderinnbythesea@sbhotels.com


2015 "Take the Train" Offer: 20% off room rate Sunday-Thursday, not available in July and August. Blackout dates apply. Subject to availability. Advanced reservations required.

Old Yacht Club Inn

Escape to our Vacation Rentals in Santa Barbara, CA only 1 block from famous East Beach. The best location in Santa Barbara! Complimentary bike, boogie board, beach chair and beach towel rentals. Free WiFi. Free Parking. Located a short block from the shuttle and ocean side bike path that runs along the sparkling beaches of Santa Barbara, our vacation rentals are walking distance to Stearns Wharf and downtown, with unforgettable shops, galleries and ocean view restaurants.

The Old Yacht Club Inn
431 Corona Del Mar Drive
Santa Barbara, CA 93103
Questions: Eilene Bruce

TOLL-FREE: 1-800-549-1676
TELEPHONE: 805-962-1277
E-MAIL: oldyachtclubinn@gmail.com 


2015 "Take the Train" Offer: 20% off room rate Sunday-Thursday, not available in July and August. Blackout dates apply. Subject to availability. Advanced reservations required.

Pali Wine Company

PaliWineCoPali Wine Co. was created in 2005 with a goal of producing vineyard designate and AVA-specific Pinot Noir and Chardonnay from prestigious sites in California and Oregon at the best possible price, without compromising winemaking.  Pali's 800-square foot wine tasting room in the popular Funk Zone has an outdoor patio and two-story, floor to ceiling windows that offer a view of the artistic quarter.  Tastings are regularly $10 per person and include five pours from Pali Wine Co.'s diverse portfolio.  Open daily, call for hours.

Pali Wine Company
116 E. Yanonali Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Questions: Allie Grant
TELEPHONE: 805-560-7254
E-MAIL: Allie@paliwineco.com

2015 "Take the Train" Offer: 2-for-1 Wine Tasting. Each Amtrak ticket presented is good for one 2-for-1 tasting.
Must be of legal drinking age to enjoy alcoholic beverages.

Santa Barbara Zoo

Even the lions and the giraffes have sweeping ocean views at this charming sea-side park.  The beauty of the animals is matched only by the lush gardens.  Just two miles from State Street, this quaint Zoo can be toured in ninety-minutes to two hours, though you’ll be tempted to linger longer. 

Santa Barbara Zoo
500 Ninos Drive
Santa Barbara, CA 93103
TELEPHONE: 805-962-5339
 
2015 "Take the Train" Offer: Kids (12 and under) get 1/2 off admission when they present their current Amtrak ticket receipt.

Savor Santa Barbara Food Tours

SavorSBFoodCome enjoy the delicious tastes of Lower State Street and the hip and happening Funk Zone.  Eat and drink where the locals do!  Our 3-1/2 hour walking tasting tour features 7 tastings, including both a wine and a beer tasting, while also exploring some of the local architecture, history and sights of Santa Barbara.  All food and drink tastings, enough for lunch, are included in the ticket price, as you savor all that Santa Barbara has to offer!!

Savor Santa Barbara Food Tourss
133 E. De La Guerra #1799
Santa Barbara, CA 931011
Questions: Erin O'Rourkee
TELEPHONE: 805-364-21655
TOLL FREE: 800-979-33700
  EMAIL:: info@savorsantabarbarafoodtours.comm

2015 "Take the Train" Offer: Purchase one tour (with 7 tastings) and receive an additional 8th tasting experience complimentary (given in the form of a gift certificate valid through May 31, 2016).
Must be of legal drinking age to enjoy alcoholic beverages.

Segway of Santa Barbara    

Segway of SBWe are a boutique tour business in Santa Barbara offering a unique experience in one of the most beautiful places in the world. Riding a Segway along the beach or down the flower lined streets of the city has been the highlight of many visitor's holiday. See the hidden gems it takes locals years to find. Whether it's a great meal, a spectacular view or a charming place to stay, our expert guides can show you where they are on a Segway!!

Segway of Santa Barbaraa
16 Helena Avee
Santa Barbara, CA 931011
Questions: Jerryy
TELEPHONE: 805-963-76722
EMAIL:: jerry@segwayofsb.comm
 

2015 "Take the Train" Offer: $50 off per couple.. Redeemable only if space on tour is available. Not valid July 1 - August 31..

Spanish Garden Innn

The 23-room secluded Spanish Garden Inn offers guests an elegant and intimate retreat in the heart of Santa Barbara’s historic Presidio District. Rooms include a complimentary deluxe continental breakfast, covered parking and wifi, fireplaces, private balconies and patios, luxury linens, spa services, AC, HDTV and pool. Just steps from fine dining, shops, museums, galleries and theatres. Take a vacation from your car and discover Santa Barbara sights and attractions..

Spanish Garden Innn
915 Garden Streett
Santa Barbara, CA 931011
Questions: Christine Piper     

TOLL-FREE: 1-866-564-47000
TELEPHONE: 805-564-47000
E-MAIL:: christine@spanishgardeninn.comm 


2015 "Take the Train" Offer: Receive a complimentary 1/2 day bicycle rental for two with each reservation..
Must specify "Take the Train" promotion and show Amtrak tickets upon check-in. Valid until further notice..

Sunset Kidd Sailing Cruises and Yacht Saless

Santa Barbara offers the best sailing on the coast, calm waters, and great photography with the excitement of viewing sea lions, seals, dolphins and whales. This 41 foot Morgan Out-Island ketch features teak interiors and luxurious accommodations. Choose from a sunset sail, morning sail, or afternoon excursion in the beautiful Santa Barbara Channel, overlooking the American Riviera. Offering romantic sunset/cocktail cruises every evening. Since 1987, Captain Dennis Longaberger and his crew have offered private sailing charters for individuals, couples and groups. The Sunset Kidd is US Coast Guard approved and certified to carry up to 15 passengers in deluxe comfort and safety.   

Sunset Kidd Sailing Cruises and Yacht Salesss
125 Harbor Way #133
Santa Barbara, CA 931099
Questions: Captain Dennis Longabergerr

TELEPHONE: 805-962-82222
FAX: 805-965-16277
E-MAIL:: info@sunsetkidd.comm

2015 "Take the Train" Offer: Purchase 2 adult tickets and price will include a bottle of sparkling wine..