This motel is located on Santa Barbara's waterfront, only one block from Stearns Wharf. The inn offers a danish and coffee each morning and views of the ocean and surrounding mountains.

Alamar by the Sea Motel features guest rooms with cable TV and free Wi-Fi.

A sundeck with ocean and mountain views is offered at the Alamar Sea Motel. A business center is also available.

The Museum of Natural History and the Santa Barbara Zoo are minutes from the Alamar Motel by the Sea. The University of California at Santa Barbara is also nearby.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

Ala Mar by the Sea has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 21 Jan 2010.

ATM: Need cash? This property has an ATM machine on site.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.0)

Breakfast info

Continental

Free parking available on-site


Availability

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Room type
Sleeps
 
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4 reasons to choose Ala Mar by the Sea

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speak English
Closest beaches
  • West Beach

    8.5 Very good beach
    40 yards from property
  • East Beach

    8.8 Fabulous beach
    200 yards from property
  • Leadbetter Beach

    8.6 Fabulous beach
    950 yards from property
  • One Thousand Steps Beach

    8.6 Fabulous beach
    1.6 miles from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Are you guy pet allowed like dog
    yes, $25 per night, per pet.
    Answered on 17 October 2021
  • Restaurants available?
    The best restaurants in town are walking distance.
    Answered on 21 May 2020
  • Does Penthouse have a refrigerator? Thank you.
    Yes, there's a refrigerator.
    Answered on 21 May 2020
  • Do the rooms have a refrigerator?
    we can always provide you with a refrigerator.
    Answered on 17 October 2021
  • Parking in premises?
    Yes, we have a lot that accommodates about 15 spots, there is also street parking.
    Answered on 17 October 2021
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Property surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
Excellent location - show map
Facilities of Ala Mar by the Sea
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun terrace
Pets
Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.
Activities
  • Beach
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Secured parking
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • ATM/cash machine on site
  • Fax/photocopying
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Room service
General
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • Danish
  • English
  • Spanish
Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules Ala Mar by the Sea takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

15:00 - 22:30

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in

Check-out

Until 11:00 hours

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 18 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.

Mastercard Visa Discover American Express Ala Mar by the Sea accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Ala Mar by the Sea

  • Guests staying at Ala Mar by the Sea can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 4.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • À la carte

  • Ala Mar by the Sea offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Beachfront
    • Beach

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Ala Mar by the Sea by:

    • Car 15min

  • Ala Mar by the Sea is 1.1 miles from the centre of Santa Barbara.

  • The nearest beach is just 50 yards from Ala Mar by the Sea.

  • The prices at Ala Mar by the Sea may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Check-in at Ala Mar by the Sea is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Room options at Ala Mar by the Sea include:

    • Double
    • Suite