Tag Archives: Santa Barbara beaches

The 5 Best Romantic Santa Barbara Activities

Take a romantic weekend getaway in Santa Barbara. These top 5 romantic Santa Barbara activities will be sure to impress your date as you explore the city! We’ve got your weekend plans covered–from nature walks to wine tasting and more!

Learn to Surf in Santa Barbara!

With its sunny days, crystalline blue waters, and sandy shores, Santa Barbara beaches beckon even the most reluctant beachgoers. And it’s the place to learn to surf! When you learn to surf in Santa Barbara, you’ll be taking on the waves in no time! We’ve broken down why, when, and where you should take on […]

Where to Catch the Perfect Santa Barbara Sunset

Image of a sun setting over the water on the beach showing a Santa Barbara sunset. The words "Santa Barbara Sunsets" are overlayed on the image.

While you’re on the West coast, you might be thinking, “I have to catch a sunset before I leave!” And you’d be correct! You don’t want to miss the chance to see a spectacular Santa Barbara sunset. But where do you watch it from? We’ve narrowed it down to four perfect places to soak in […]

The Best Winter Beaches in Santa Barbara

We all know Santa Barbara is a beautiful place to visit year round, with its abundance of sunshine and impeccable weather. The beaches are world-class and perfect for kicking back and relaxing, even during the winter months. So we’ve rounded up the best winter beaches in Santa Barbara to make sure you get the most […]

What Does Winter in Santa Barbara Look Like?

When you think of winter, it conjures images of snow, hot cocoa, and cold weather. But what if you’re somewhere warm? What does winter in Santa Barbara look like? Here’s what you can expect from Santa Barbara’s warm winter.

5 Best Ways to Spend a Day at the Beach

A beach day is a must if you’re in Santa Barbara! Visiting this beautiful city without making your way to the coast is practically a crime. Beautiful water, sunny days, and perfect weather makes nearly any day a perfect beach day. So grab your sunnies, umbrella, sunscreen, and towel and head down to the water!

5 Reasons to Spend Summer in Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara is beautiful year-round, but there’s something about summer in Santa Barbara that we absolutely love. It’s the perfect time to visit us at Marina Beach Motel. The weather is gorgeous and there are endless things to do. Whether you’re a foodie, a hippy, or an outdoorsman, there’s something for everyone in Santa Barbara!

15 Fun Facts About Wine

At Marina Beach Motel, we’re big fans of Santa Barbara wine–and it’s not just because it’s locally made. There’s something about sipping a sweet rose during a sunny Santa Barbara summer that makes us proud to live here. But enough about us. We decided to share our love of this historic beverage by offering you […]

Why Everyone Loves Visiting a Santa Barbara Beach

Everyone loves spending time in Santa Barbara, regardless of what they do there. This city is always buzzing with activity! But arguably one of the biggest draws it has for tourists is its gorgeous beaches. Everyone loves visiting a Santa Barbara beach. 

How to Spend a Day in Santa Barbara

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While we love when guests of Marina Beach Motel stay for as long as possible, we understand when vacation time can be cut short. If you find yourself in this position with only a day or two to explore Santa Barbara, you’re going to need to check out the best spots. That’s why we created […]