The Wayfarer

12 E. Montecito St., Santa Barbara, California, 93101, USA

One of the nicest international hostels you'll ever come across, the hip and stylish Wayfarer opened in 2014 in a prime Funk Zone location, three blocks from Stearns Wharf and the beach, and across the street from the train station. Private rooms have king or queen beds and fold-down twins. Shared rooms (all-male or all-female) have four or five beds that can be reserved individually ($59 in high season) or collectively by a group. All rooms have private bathrooms, individual lockers for secure storage, free Wi-Fi, and 42-inch high-definition flat-screen TVs. Rates include breakfast, use of the community kitchen, and access to the outdoor heated pool and a sunny deck with reclining lounge chairs.

PROS

  • outdoor heated pool
  • breakfast included
  • free parking

CONS

  • some rooms on the small side
  • freeway and train noise bothers some guests
  • pricey during high season

Location

QUICK FACTS

Hotel
New
Casual
Central
Local Flavor

HOTEL INFO

Phones: 805-845–1000

HOTEL DETAILS

31 rooms
Rate Includes: Breakfast

What’s Nearby


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