The Waterman

12 E Montecito Street, Santa Barbara, California 93101 USA
+1 805-845-1000
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Funk Zone Hotel minutes from Santa Barbara beaches

Located in the trendy Funk Zone neighborhood of downtown Santa Barbara is the chic Waterman hotel. Steps from State Street, diverse restaurants, award-winning microbreweries, wine-tasting rooms, and shopping. Explore historic Stearns Wharf and broad beaches like East Beach, West Beach and the Marina. Jump on a beach cruiser to explore the area or relax by our outdoor pool. Feel like cooking? The kitchen is available for use with top-of-the-line appliances. Family and friends will love gathering in our library lounge or playing one of our many board and outdoor games. Staying for long? Our marketplace is stocked with local refreshments, and we offer coffee, tea, and complimentary continental breakfast every morning. Enjoy a cozy guest room (135 - 175 sq. ft.) with flat-screen TV, free Wi-Fi, and modern bathroom with walk-in shower at our pet-friendly hotel. Each room is styled to perfection, featuring shiny mermaid wallpaper, cheeky tiger pillows, and retro inspired telephones.

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Key amenities

  • Free high-speed internet
  • Free breakfast
  • Pet friendly
  • Pool


  • Minutes’ walk to over 4 miles of beach with separate walking & biking paths, pier, hip eateries, wine-tasting rooms, breweries and trendy shops.

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  • Cozy pet-friendly rooms (135-175 sq ft in size) with a flat-screen TV, free WiFi, retro phones & a modern bathroom with a walk-in shower.

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  • Free coffee every morning! Make use of our hotel amenities like our communal kitchen, outdoor pool, library lounge, community games, and bike rentals.

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Cozy Rooms at Our Pet Friendly Hotel on State St

Stay at the only MOXY Hotel in Santa Barbara. Our pet friendly hotel offers complimentary continental breakfast, coffee, free Wi-Fi, communal fully equipped kitchen, outdoor pool, 24/7 Marketplace, games, bike rentals, and cozy rooms with walk-in showers. Pet friendly beaches are 10 minutes away.

Guest rooms

Stylish & Cozy rooms in trendy Funk Zone of Santa Barbara

  • King Guest Room with Murphy Bed


    Guest room, 1 Queen, Alternate bed: Murphy/wall bed
  • King Guest Room with Murphy Bed

    COZY KING - 175 SQF

    Guest room, 1 King, Alternate bed: Murphy/wall bed
  • King Guest Room with Murphy Bed


    Guest room, 1 Queen, Alternate bed: Murphy/wall bed, Poolside, Pool

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