Discover a selection of 500 holiday home rentals in Goleta, CA, US that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Stayz holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and internet/WiFi. Prices start at AU$ 377 per night, and holiday houses and flats & apartments are popular options for a stay in Goleta. Either way, you'll find holiday accommodation for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Goleta

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Goleta. Renowned for its restaurants, sporting events and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. Mission Santa Barbara and Santa Barbara County Courthouse are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Goleta

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Goleta a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Santa Barbara Zoo (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Center for Urban Agriculture at Fairview Gardens (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Glen Annie Golf Club (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Sandpiper Golf Club (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Santa Barbara Golf Club (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Rancho San Marcos Golf Course (8.1 mi / 13 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Goleta

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, August, September, July and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 23°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Goleta

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Goleta is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Santa Barbara Botanical Garden (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Lotusland (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Goleta Beach (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Santa Barbara Orchid Estate (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Goleta Point (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Coal Oil Point Reserve (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Goleta

The nearest airport is in Santa Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal), located 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Santa Ynez, CA (SQA), which is 18.4 mi (29.6 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, the main station serving the city is Goleta Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Goleta?

Our 2021 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 684 holiday rentals around Goleta. From 489 holiday houses to 122 flats & apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Goleta is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Goleta?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Goleta. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Zodo's - Bowling and Beyond: 784 holiday rentals
  • South Coast Railroad Museum: 798 holiday rentals
  • Goleta Butterfly Grove: 705 holiday rentals
  • Devereaux Slough: 697 holiday rentals
  • Nojoqui Falls Park: 168 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Goleta listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Goleta?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 489 Houses in Goleta. Our other popular types of Goleta holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 122 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 52 holiday houses
  • Studios: 71 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Goleta?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 167 holiday homes with pool available in Goleta. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.