The Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Inn

Located on upper State Street with easy access to highway 101, the Pepper Tree Inn is near the La Cumbre Plaza shopping center, within walking distance of many other restaurants and shops, and a short bus ride from downtown Santa Barbara.  It is located 7 miles from KITP and takes about 10 minutes by car. 

May 27, 2017 – September 4, 2017

September 5, 2017 – April 30, 2018

Daily: $179+tax
Weekend: $219+tax
Daily: $139+tax
Weekend: $159+tax

Pepper Tree Inn also offers special weekly and monthly rates; call to inquire.

The hotel offers complimentary shuttle service to the Santa Barbara airport, the Amtrak station, and to/from UCSB, from 7:30 AM-10:30 PM. All rooms are non-smoking rooms. This is a "business class" hotel, offering free high-speed wireless internet, a guest laundry facility as well as valet laundry service, and an exercise facility.  Breakfast is not complimentary, but coffee and fruit are available in the lobby 24 hours a day.  The Treehouse Restaurant and Lounge is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Call to make your reservation, and be sure to mention UCSB to receive the discounted rate.

3850 State Street

(800) 338-0030 Toll Free within the continental US

Santa Barbara, CA 93105

(805) 687-5511

Reservation for Visitor to KITP:


(805) 687-2245 Fax