Dog Friendly Santa Barbara, CA

Santa Barbara is pet friendly! If you need help deciding where to stay, play, or eat with Fido, you’ve come to the right place. Here’s the scoop on our favorite pet friendly hotels, dog friendly activities, and restaurants that allow dogs in Santa Barbara.

Places to Stay with Your Dog

Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort

Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort in Santa Barbara welcomes two dogs up to 75 lbs for an additional fee of $75 per stay. Dogs may not be left unattended… Full pet policy & more

Ladybug Cottage

This 1-bedroom vacation rental in Santa Barbara is pet friendly! Pets of any size are welcome for no additional fee, however there is a cleaning fee… Full pet policy & more

Secret Garden Inn and Cottages

Secret Garden Inn and Cottages welcomes one pet up to 40 lbs for an additional fee of $20 per night. Guests traveling with pets are accepted in rooms… Full pet policy & more

Ocean Mesa at El Capitan Canyon

Dogs are allowed at Ocean Mesa at El Capitan Canyon, but they must be kept on a leash when outside your vehicle and never left unattended at the campsite.… Full pet policy & more
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Places to Eat with Your Dog

Things to Do with Your Dog

Douglas Family Preserve

Douglas Family Preserve is one of two off-leash dog parks in Santa Barbara, CA. This 70-acre property features hiking trails, as well as a beach where… Full details & more

Arroyo Burro Beach (Hendry's Beach)

This dog-friendly, off-leash beach in City of Santa Barbara is the beach that runs below the Douglas Family Preserve -- it begins east of the slough… Full details & more

Hale Park

Bring your pet to play off-leash at Hale Park, a dog-friendly, 14 acre open space park in Santa Barbara, CA. The park features lots of walking trails… Full details & more

Kayak the Coast of Santa Barbara

'Kayak the Coast of Santa Barbara' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by John. Paddle on the ocean around West Beach and explore the sights… Full details & more
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Pet Services

PETCO Santa Barbara - East

PETCO is a leading retailer of premium pet food and supplies with more than 850 stores in 49 states. At this location, you'll find more than 10,000… Full details & more

The Pets Pal - Santa Barbara

The Pets Pal specializes in pet care at your home. Whether you are out of town and need your hamster fed, dog walked or cat's litter box cleaned, The… Full details & more

St. Francis Pet Clinic

Since 1981 St. Francis Pet Clinic has been providing progressive, compassionate, and comprehensive high quality veterinary care with an emphasis… Full details & more


Dioji offers a tropical refuge where your dog can play and swim with friends all day and drift off into divine slumber each night, without being caged… Full details & more
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Traveler Photos

We dug up 149 pictures of dogs in Santa Barbara.

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