Old Yacht Club Inn
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This beautiful Santa Barbara, CA B&B is an ideal hideaway for exploring the treasures of downtown Santa Barbara, lovely beaches, the California coast and beyond. Come enjoy a fun-filled getaway in this quaint coastal Southern California Inn just one block from hotels, restaurants and sites of interest. This attractive Santa Barbara bed & breakfast is ideal for honeymooners, business travelers or those who just need a peaceful vacation! Enjoy a full gourmet breakfast individually prepared and served by the innkeepers.
Guests are sure to experience turn-of-the-century charm by the sea at this delightful Santa Barbara B & B. The Inn opened in 1980 as Santa Barbara's first bed and breakfast and is housed in two historic homes. The original house is a 1912 California Craftsman originally built on the beach boulevard. In the 1920's it was used as the Santa Barbara Yacht Club. The house was moved to its current location in 1928. It is the only bed and breakfast in Santa Barbara with a beach location.
This charming Santa Barbara, CA bed and breakfast is comfortably furnished with antiques, Oriental rugs, colorful fabrics and wallpapers that capture the warm hospitality that is the trademark of the innkeepers themselves. All rooms, except the Beach House Suite have private bathrooms, some with whirlpool tubs. Enjoy a room with a balcony, patio or private deck to take in the outdoors from your room.
In the evening there is a hosted social hour where guests are invited to meet and enjoy wine and beverages. Fresh flowers and a decanter of sherry welcome you in all guest rooms. This striking Santa Barbara B and B offers five sunny guest rooms and a private cottage in the rear for those desiring extra privacy.
Voted one of the Top 15 B&B/Country Inns by Arrington's Bed & Breakfast Journal
The Hitchcock House offers five guest rooms on the ground level with private entrances and two extra large romantic suites upstairs. The rooms are named after the Innkeeper's families and are highlighted with historic photos and memorabilia.
Dining at this pleasant B&B in Santa Barbara is a memorable experience. Awaken in the morning to the smell of freshly brewed coffee from a local coffee roaster. Enjoy a full gourmet breakfast individually prepared and served by the innkeepers in the dining room. Breakfast always includes fresh fruit and juice, an omelet or egg dish, home-baked breads or French toast or pancakes. Always available are homemade granola, oatmeal and whole grain cereals. The dining room is set up with tables where you may dine alone or with other guests. The aroma of freshly baked cookies, breads and coffeecakes frequently permeates this comfortable Santa Barbara B&B. "Meals...rival the finest the city has to offer." Bon Appetit
There is a large deck on the rear of the Hitchcock House where guests may enjoy the sun and fresh ocean air. The deck is often the gathering place for the social hour in the afternoon. The innkeepers serve wine and soft beverages. This is a time to meet other guests and enjoy the late afternoon hours. The menu book, filled with information from favorite local restaurants is available, and the innkeepers will make recommendations and reservations. Freshly baked cookies are also available! This cozy bed and breakfast in Santa Barbara, CA is a stone's throw from world famous East Beach. The long, wide beach offers a large area for dining, sunning, beach volleyball, and swimming. East Beach is rated one of the world's ten best beaches (L.A. Times) and is clean and safe for swimming. Complimentary bicycle rentals, beach chairs and towels are provided for guests at this lovely Santa Barbara bed and breakfast. The beach way runs next to the ocean and is a great place to run, walk, or bike for several miles.
After your delightfully relaxing and enjoyable stay at the Old Yacht Club Inn, you will be convinced that this is the most romantic inn in Santa Barbara, CA.
Surprise him or her with a customized gourmet gift basket created to meet your needs as well as your budget. Each assortment is delivered to guests room in an attractive basket or hatbox that can be reused for a window garden or just hold everyday things in an attractive way. Your gift is wrapped and decorated with fragrant potpourri and a fabric bow with garland. Baskets include your choice of red or white wine, champagne or sparkling beverage. Indulge in gourmet chocolates imported from Belgium, France, or Germany, imported cheese & crackers, massage cream and fresh fruit. Each basket is especially designed to enhance your stay and is filled with local Santa Barbara specialties to relax, pamper and indulge in. They will be on the bed in your room or suite upon arrival.
We also offer customized floral arrangements, created in your choice of colors and price ranges. Choose sentimental colors from her original wedding bouquet for a special "I love you". Whatever you choose, the Old Yacht Club Inn has a gift basket or bouquet that will bring cheer and excitement to the recipient. Customize your selection with a personalized greeting and you're ready to celebrate. Click Here to Order
How to Find Us
From north or south, reaching the Old Yacht Club Inn is a breeze:
- Take Highway 101 to the Cabrillo Blvd. Exit (exits highway from the left lane).
- Then turn west on Cabrillo, and continue past the bird refuge to Corona Del Mar Drive, the street between the Radisson Hotel and the Cabrillo Inn.
- Turn right and proceed to the Old Yacht Club Inn at number 431.