The Wayfarer Hotel

In Santa Barbara

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Welcome to

The Wayfarer Hotel
In Santa Barbara

The Wayfarer Santa Barbara is a Funk Zone hotel in Santa Barbara. Our downtown boutique hotel is steps from State Street, East Beach and the Santa Barbara Pier. Established in 2014, our Santa Barbara hotel offers private hotel rooms, as well as access to our outdoor heated pool and on-site beach cruisers during your stay. Enjoy our on-site games such as giant Jenga and a ping-pong table or relax in our colorful library.


Playful Santa Barbara Lodging

The Wayfarer is the perfect place to stay and play in downtown Santa Barbara. Designed with the social traveler in mind, our cozy downtown Santa Barbara hotel accommodations offers TVs with cable, plush linens, and free Wi-Fi. In addition to these essential amenities, each Santa Barbara hotel room is styled to perfection, featuring in-room accents like shiny mermaid wallpaper, cheeky tiger pillows, and retro inspired telephones.


Top Santa Barbara Attractions and Activities

The Funk Zone is Santa Barbara’s newest “it” neighborhood. Right between the Pacific Ocean and Highway 101 in downtown Santa Barbara, the Funk Zone offers a vast collection of artisan shops, hip eateries, over 20 wine tasting rooms, and award-winning microbreweries. All just steps from our hotel in downtown Santa Barbara.


Santa Barbara HOTEL DEALS and packages

Whether you’re looking to stay for a night or two, we have curated local hotel deals and packages to help you save so you can spend more during your next Santa Barbara staycation. Enjoy all the usual amenities such as free WiFi and our outdoor pool, and being able to leave the car and walk to nearby restaurants and beaches. Get the best rate with our Book Direct and Save discount. Use promo code “DIRECT” to book. 

Santa Barbara Hotel Off Hwy 101