SBSMA is located approximately 7 miles north of downtown Santa Barbara. If you would like to stay closer to the school these are the recommended hotel choices. Always ask if they have a AAA discount if you have a membership.
If you are interested in staying downtown or by the beach here are a few of our favorites:
I can also recommend a lovely private room and bathroom at the home of a fellow mosaic artist here in Santa Barbara for a very reasonable rate. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested.