Where you spend your first night as newlyweds or kick off your honeymoon is not a decision to make lightly. Fortunately, Santa Barbara has no shortage of extraordinary resorts and hideaways where you can check in and wake up to your happily ever after.
Traditional romantics will fall head over heels for the Plumstead Cottage at Simpson House Inn. The standalone two-story residence has a loft bedroom, and there’s room for two in the downstairs soaking tub. You’ll have complete privacy but can also tap into the B&B’s amenities like afternoon wine and hors d’oeuvres hour. Standard room rates start at $300+.