Ala Mar by the Sea

Ala Mar by the Sea


102 West Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, CA, United States

GoodBased on 466 reviews


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Reviews for Ala Mar by the Sea

GoodBased on 466 reviews
Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness6.5
  • Comfort6.4
  • Facilities6.0
  • Location9.2
  • Services6.0
  • Staff7.5
  • Value for money6.2
Who stays here?
  • Families 
  • Young couples 
  • Couples most popular!
  • Groups of friends 
  • Solo travelers 
  • Business travelers 

About Ala Mar by the Sea

Located a short walk from Santa Barbara Amtrak Station, Alamar by the Sea Motel is a convenient base when in Santa Barbara. It offers free wireless internet in public areas and is steps from Stearns W...

Good to Know

Distance to city centre

1.0 mi

Location rating


Nearest airport

Santa Barbara

Distance to airport

8.6 mi



3:00 PM


11:00 AM


Free Wi-Fi


Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.


Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact Number

+1 805 962 9208

Amenities at Ala Mar by the Sea

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • ATM on-site
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Beachfront
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Increased accessibility
  • Family rooms
  • Fan
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Sea view
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Refrigerator
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Room service
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Clothes rack
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Free parking
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Microwave
  • Private bathroom
  • 24hr front desk


  • Ticket service
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Concierge service
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available

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Where is Ala Mar by the Sea

Getting Around

Santa Barbara University Plaza9.0 mi
Los Angeles Chatsworth63.2 mi
Van Nuys72.2 mi
Los Angeles Sherman Way / Ethel74.0 mi
Los Angeles Westwood Amtrak74.7 mi
Los Angeles Westwood-UCLA, California74.7 mi

FAQs when booking at Ala Mar by the Sea

  • How close is Ala Mar by the Sea to the nearest airport, Santa Barbara?

    With no traffic, the 8.6 mi drive between Ala Mar by the Sea and Santa Barbara (the nearest airport) will generally only take about 17min. If you’re staying in a metropolitan area, you may see your drive time increase due to busy roads.

  • What is the best way for guests to get from Santa Barbara to Ala Mar by the Sea?

    Ala Mar by the Sea has parking for hotel guests so for most visitors spending time in Santa Barbara, renting a car for around $129/day may be the best option. This will give you the ability to get to and from Santa Barbara, and also give you the flexibility to get around the area. Rideshare apps and taxis remain a very common solution for Ala Mar by the Sea guests. This is often the most cost-effective method of transportation when visiting Santa Barbara.

  • Is Ala Mar by the Sea considered pet-friendly?

    Ala Mar by the Sea welcomes most household pets.

  • What is the Ala Mar by the Sea phone number?

    For assistance regarding your reservation at Ala Mar by the Sea please call +1 805 962 9208.

  • Does Ala Mar by the Sea have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Ala Mar by the Sea has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What is the check-out time at Ala Mar by the Sea?

    Ala Mar by the Sea check-out time is 11:00 AM, though late check-out may be accommodated if agreed in advance with the hotel reception.

  • How far is Ala Mar by the Sea from Santa Barbara Bowl?

    You can walk to Santa Barbara Bowl while staying at Ala Mar by the Sea - you’ll be about 1.5 mi away.

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