Located in Santa Barbara, 18 miles from University of California, Santa Barbara, Circle Bar B Guest Ranch provides accommodations with an outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a shared lounge and a bar. Built in 1939, this 4-star hotel is within 26 miles of Antioch College and 26 miles of Amtrack Station Santa Barbara. Santa Barbara Museum of Art is 26 miles from the hotel and Granada Theatre is 26 miles away.

At the hotel, rooms have a patio. Each room is equipped with a private bathroom and coffee machine, while certain rooms include a terrace and others also offer mountain views. At Circle Bar B Guest Ranch the rooms are equipped with bed linen and towels.

Guests at the accommodation can enjoy a buffet breakfast.

Circle Bar B Guest Ranch offers 4-star accommodations with a hot tub. You can play pool and ping pong at this 4-star hotel, and the area is popular for hiking.

Santa Barbara City College is 26 miles from the hotel, while Westmont College is 31 miles away. The nearest airport is Santa Barbara Airport, 16 miles from Circle Bar B Guest Ranch.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

Circle Bar B Guest Ranch has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jan 31, 2019

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

Breakfast Info


Free private parking available at the hotel


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Room Type
1 king bed
1 bunk bed
1 king bed
1 sofa bed
1 king bed
1 sofa bed
1 queen bed
1 twin bed
1 king bed
1 king bed
Bedroom :
1 king bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
Bedroom 1:
1 king bed
Bedroom 2:
1 bunk bed
1 queen bed
1 full bed
1 king bed
2 king beds
1 sofa bed
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Property questions and answers
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  • Is there hiking trails?
    We do have beautiful hiking trails here at our guest ranch. There are spectacular views of the ocean, islands and neighboring canyons. The trails are ..
    Answered on 19 February 2022
  • Are the meals served buffet style? Can we eat in our rooms?
    Tables are set up outside, but you can take it to your room if you'd prefer
    Answered on 9 November 2020
  • How much does it cost to ride on the horse? If we are staying at the circle ranch
    The minimum ride is 1-1/2 hours long. The price is $105.00 per person and is the same if you are staying here at the ranch or if you stay elsewhere. ..
    Answered on 19 February 2022
  • If you want to grab a lunch where do you go.
    Camino Real is a 25 minute drive, or El Capitan Market and deli is located about 5 miles south. Both great options
    Answered on 2 December 2021
  • are there 2 bedrooms available? Do you have horseback riding ?
    Yes we have beautiful two bedroom cabins and horseback riding is located right on the ranch. Let us know if you have any other questions. We hope to..
    Answered on 9 August 2021
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Amenities of Circle Bar B Guest Ranch
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Guest bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Extra long beds (> 6.5 ft)
  • Mountain view
  • View
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Sun deck
  • Patio
  • Coffee machine
  • Dryer
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Happy hour
    Additional charge
  • Horseback riding
    Additional charge
  • Hiking
  • Ping-pong
  • Pool table
  • Game room
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
No internet access available.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Private check-in/out
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Soundproof
  • Private entrance
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • Pool with view
  • Shallow end
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Fenced pool
  • Full-body massage
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage
    Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

House rules

Circle Bar B Guest Ranch takes special requests – add in the next step!


3:00 PM - 9:00 PM


8:00 AM - 11:30 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

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

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Discover American Express Circle Bar B Guest Ranch accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note the property asks guests to inform them of any dietary restrictions and food allergies prior to arrival.

FAQs about Circle Bar B Guest Ranch

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Circle Bar B Guest Ranch on this page.

  • Room options at Circle Bar B Guest Ranch include:

    • Double
    • Triple
    • Suite
    • Family

  • Circle Bar B Guest Ranch is 21.1 miles from the center of Santa Barbara.

  • Yes, Circle Bar B Guest Ranch is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Circle Bar B Guest Ranch offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Massage
    • Hiking
    • Pool table
    • Game room
    • Ping-pong
    • Full-body massage
    • Happy hour
    • Horseback riding
    • Swimming pool
    • Spa/Wellness packages

  • The prices at Circle Bar B Guest Ranch may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Circle Bar B Guest Ranch is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:30 AM.

  • Guests staying at Circle Bar B Guest Ranch can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.3).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Buffet