If you like to take your workouts outdoors, The Golden State provides a welcomed retreat from Fall’s cooler temperatures. Fortunately, some of the most beneficial exercises can be done amidst the sun and the sand. Here are our recommendations!
We’re happy to offer guests with the convenience of a complimentary bicycle. Not only is this amenity a favorite, it’s a wonderful way to explore the Santa Barbara scenery. But when you give a visitor a bike…they’re going to want some direction. So, let’s get rolling!
It’s true Californians are spared the frigid temperatures come Fall, but we assure you we get a taste of October. Don’t believe us? Then how do you explain our profound affinity for all things pumpkin spice? Below are a few of our local hot spots. We encourage you to tickle your taste buds with these […]
This weekend, life is going to give you lemons. Well, it will if you’re staying in Santa Barbara. Why? Because September 29th and 30th marks the 27th Annual California Lemon Festival in Goleta. That’s only 15 minutes away from Marina Beach Motel!
If you have a young family in tow then the likelihood of relaxing on the beach is slim. Luckily, this local Santa Barbara destination affords visitors with a variety of options be it in or out of the water. Our personal favorite pastime? Building sandcastles, of course!
It’s hard not to be taken by the sea; being in Santa Barbara, we’re constantly admiring the shore and the ocean’s vast waters. We encourage our visitors to explore the coast as well, even providing complimentary bikes to help you navigate with ease. But when you have a small sea lover, a child captivated by […]
From sun up to sun down, we want you to immerse yourself in all that Santa Barbara has to offer. So, to make sure you’re taking in all the sights with eyes wide open, we’ve listed a few of our favorite coffee shops!
Nestled beside our patio, not far from the inviting front porch swing, is a guest favorite. It’s an amenity that exhilarates newcomers and enthuses our regulars. It can power a vivacious spirit or soothe a weary mind. It navigates with ease and parks without stress. It allows you to explore by cement or by sand. […]
Preparing for a little one is overwhelming. You’re bogged down by a checklist a mile long and, often, emotions a mile wide. You have nine months – maybe, less – but take just a few days to thank your soul and your body for the hard work it’s, no doubt, putting in. Grant yourself one […]
Who doesn’t love going to the movies? Regardless of age, it’s a timeless activity that the entire family can enjoy. But at Marina Beach Motel we know better than anyone that you want to be outside – I mean, come on, you’re in Santa Barbara! So, we’re directing our guests toward the thrill of an […]