The Goodland is a hotel epitomizes California cool. Located in Goleta, it’s a 10-minute drive from downtown Santa Barbara and quick zip from the airport. The property is refurbished hotel that's been converted into a hotspot with a retro surfer-boho vibe. As expected with the Kimpton brand, this boutique property offers thoughtful perks. Guests may never want to leave with amenities like free happy hours, an in-room record player and vinyl record library, outdoor pool, pet-friendly rooms, inviting lounge areas, fitness area, picnic benches, and its on-site restaurant, Outpost.
What makes the scene at the Goodland so distinctive are the creative, complimentary events it throws throughout the week. Jetsetters will enjoy guest DJs and bands playing by the poolside. Fitness freaks will appreciate yoga classes every Sunday morning and kayak and paddleboard rentals on Mondays at East Beach. And families and friends can partake in inclusive activities like trivia, game night, s’mores around the firepit, and tarot card readings.