Best Western


3850 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93105-3112
Phone: 805/687-5511   |   Fax: 805/682-2410   |   150 Rooms
Check Out Time: 12:00 PM   |   Check In: 3:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Welcome to BEST WESTERN PLUS Pepper Tree Inn!

California comfort at its best awaits you when staying at our BEST WESTERN PLUS Santa Barbara.

This Santa Barbara hotel is near miles of amazing California coastline, live theater and concert venues. Explore the local beaches and harbor near our large resort-style hotel with two pools, lush gardens and plenty of amenities. Your BEST WESTERN PLUS Pepper Tree Inn features a convenient location close to beaches, Santa Ynez Valley wine country, and downtown shopping, dining and theater.

At our Santa Barbara BEST WESTERN PLUS, guests enjoy many amenities with onsite dining, pools, spa, massage room and upscale bathroom amenities. Conveniently located on upper State Street with easy access to Highway 101, the BEST WESTERN PLUS Pepper Tree Inn is adjacent to the upscale, open air boutiques and restaurants of La Cumbre Plaza. We are minutes from downtown Santa Barbara, the Goleta business area, the University of California Santa Barbara and many beaches.

The BEST WESTERN PLUS Pepper Tree Inn is a casual resort style hotel with 150 well-appointed guest rooms surrounded by pools and garden courtyards. Guest room amenities include complimentary high-speed wireless Internet, weekday newspaper, flat screen television with complimentary HBO®, a DVD player with complimentary movie rentals, complimentary bottled water, whole fruit, cookies, coffeemaker, refrigerator, iron and ironing board, wall safe, hairdryer, bath robes, air conditioner and phones with data ports and voice mail. Many rooms are equipped with microwaves.

Our friendly staff welcomes guests, whether on vacations, business travel or romantic escapes. You'll feel right at home with spacious rooms, luxurious bedding and plenty of space. Enjoy the best of California at a great value. Location is key, and our Santa Barbara hotel is perfectly situated so you'll be close to all area attractions.

Reserve your room at BEST WESTERN PLUS Pepper Tree Inn today!


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • Exercise facilities
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary High-speed wireless Internet service
  • Restaurant with cocktail lounge
  • Dry cleaning
  • Outdoor pool, heated, two pools
  • Poolside services
  • Hot tub two Whirlpools
  • Massage services
  • Exercise facility
  • Exterior corridor
  • Multilingual staff (English,Spanish)
  • Guest laundry
  • Barber/beauty shop
  • Fax services
  • Free parking
  • Audio/visual equipment
  • Dataports
  • Meeting facilities
  • Banquet facilities
  • Catering
  • Airport courtesy shuttle available 7am-11pm Courtesy shuttle service to Santa Barbara Airport, Greyhound bus station, Santa Barbara air bus, and train station from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
  • Gift shop or newsstand
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Free wireless internet available in public areas; and all guest rooms
  • Business center
  • Computer available
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Conference facilities


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Conveniently located, the best western plus pepper tree inn in Santa Barbara, California is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 34.441535  /  Latitude: -119.748715


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: The south. Take US 101 and exit at La Cumbre/Hope Road. Continue straight on Hope, then turn left on State Street. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Pepper Tree Inn is on the right.

From: The north. Take US 101 to the State Street Exit and turn left. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Pepper Tree Inn is a quarter mile down State Street on the left.


We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Chumash Painted Cave State Historic Park

The Chumash Painted Cave State Historic Park is located near Goleta in the Santa Ynez Mountains of the Los Padres National Forest. The Chumash Native Americans created the rock art on the cave walls, in the 1600s and earlier. Hike down a steep path to the protected entrance of the cave, to take a look at these incredible, colorful art carvings.

The cave has been included on the National Register of Historical Places since 1972. This sandstone cave is a must-see for visitors in the Santa Barbara area in central coast region of California. Become a guest of one of the several area Best Western hotels for comfortable and convenient lodging.

El Presidio de Santa Barbara State Historic Site

A former military installaltion, the Presidio of Santa Barbara is one of the city's most significant landmarks. Just off of Main Street, at the corner of Santa Barbara Street and East Canon Perdido Street, visitors can see two of the original sections of the Presidio quadrangle.

An active archeological dig continues at the site as well as on-going reconstruction of the original layout of buildings. The original El Cuartel section of the Presidio is Santa Barbara's oldest building and the second oldest in California. Escape the hustle and bustle of busy Santa Barbara for a visit to this state historic park and enjoy a look into California's past.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 2.00 mile(s) from Santa Barbara Mission
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Botanical Gardens
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Natural History Museum
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Downtown
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Museum of Art
  • 4.50 mile(s) from Stearns Wharf
  • 4.50 mile(s) from Arts and Crafts Show
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Santa Barbara Zoo
  • 0.10 mile(s) from La Cumbre, open-air shopping plaza, more than 100 shops

Distances to Popular Points of Interest

  • 4.00 mile(s) from Santa Barbara
  • 15.00 mile(s) from Montecito
  • 20.00 mile(s) from Carpentria
  • 30.00 mile(s) from Solvang
  • 35.00 mile(s) from Ventura
  • 40.00 mile(s) from Bueltin
  • 70.00 mile(s) from Santa Maria
  • 100 mile(s) from Los Angeles
  • 13.00 mile(s) from Delco/GM Defense
  • 14.00 mile(s) from Raytheon
  • 5.00 mile(s) from SBCC, Santa Barbara City College
  • 10.00 mile(s) from UCSB, University of California, Santa Barbara

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • 1.00 mile(s) from Santa Barbara Golf Course, with 18 holes
  • 7.00 mile(s) from eight miles of paved , bicycling/jogging trails along the oceanfront
  • 10.00 mile(s) from Glen Annie Golf Course, a new 18-hole par 71 course
  • 20.00 mile(s) from Sandpiper Golf Club, an 18-hole PGA-rated seaside course
  • 20.00 mile(s) from Rancho San Marcos , Golf Course, a new 18-hole scenic course

Nearby Restaurants

  • Treehouse Restaurant, on premises, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • .05 mile(s) from Chucks Steak House of Hawaii, fresh fish, steaks, salad bar, chicken, and lounge
  • .05 mile(s) from Sushi Terri
  • .05 mile(s) from Baja Fresh, Mexican
  • .05 mile(s) from Pizza Mizza, gourmet pizza and salads
  • 0.1 mile(s) from Red Robin, American
  • 0.1 mile(s) from Mandarin Palace, Chinese
  • 1 mile(s) from Harry's Plaza Cafe, local favorite
  • 3 mile(s) from Paradise Cafe
  • 3 mile(s) from Ca Dario's
  • 3 mile(s) from Cafe Buenos Aires
  • 3 mile(s) from Carlitos
  • 4 mile(s) from Brophy Brothers
  • 4 mile(s) from Harbor Restaurant


Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near Santa Barbara. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

April 2015

April 25, 2015
2015 Ventura Earth Day Eco Fest

Celebrate Mother Earth with Ventura residents with a day full of live music, eco-friendly exhibits and vendors, arts and crafts, and plenty of beachfront fun. The fun begins at 10 a.m.

April 29 - May 3, 2015
2015 Wine, Waves, & Beyond

The beachfront  communites of San Luis Obispo County hits the waves for a good cause during this five-day event held at several beaches. Events include wine tastings, film screenings, surfing contents, and more.

May 2015

May 2, 2015
2015 Monterey Street Food Festival

A diverse host of food trucks line up at the Monterey Country Fairgrounds for an entire afternoon. The event begins at 12 a.m.

June 2015

June 6, 2015
2015 Morro Bay Music Festival

This family-friendly event showcases an afternoon's worth of talented local musicians, craft beers, arts and craft vendors, and more at Timberland Park in Morro Bay. The event begins at 11 a.m.

July 2015

July 4, 2015
2015 Fourth of July in the Village

Join Arroyo Grande residents as they celebrate our nation's independence with the 4th of July at the Rotary Bandstand's Village Band Concert. The event begins at 1 p.m. and will also feature treats, beverages, and food.

August 2015

August 10 - 16, 2015
Monterey Car Week & Concours D'Elegance

The world-famous Monterey Car Week takes over the whole town. Don't miss car shows and famous rallies, like the Concours D'Elegance.

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