About this listing
Located 1 block from East Beach, the historic Old Yacht Club Inn was built in 1910 & was newly restored in 2014. 5 bdrms, 5 bths, newly renovated fully equipped chefs kitchen w/ Wolf range, washer & dryer, & covered front porch. Ideal beach location!
This beautiful home boasts Craftsman Style Architecture and borders Santa Barbara’s world renowned East Beach. This historic property was built around 1912 and was used as the Santa Barbara Yacht Club during the roaring 20's, however, in recent years, was one of the most established Bed & Breakfasts in Santa Barbara with more than 30 years of clientele.
It operated as a B&B since 1980 and converted to a vacation rental in 2014. Experience a part of Santa Barbara's history at it's finest in this glorious beachside neighborhood location. Located 1 block from East Beach, Santa Barbara's best swimming beach.
As you walk up the steps to your AirBnB rental, you may want to stop on the front porch and enjoy the comfortable atmosphere that provides plenty of seating for guests, this is one feature of the home that offers a true Craftsman style experience. The first floor of the house is warm and inviting with a large family room with a gas fireplace, comfortable seating, a large flat screen television and a spacious dining room. There is a fully stocked kitchen with a commercial grade refrigerator, large stove top Wolf range and all the essentials you would need to cook a family dinner.
There are 5 bedrooms total, 3 of which are master suites with the first being ground floor. The spacious master on the first floor is the only room downstairs and has a king-size bed, en-suite bath and a nice size porch. The second level of the home has two master suites and two guest rooms that each have their own name so guests who stayed at the B&B could identify their rooms. The two master suites on the second floor each have a balcony that capture a Mountain View, king-size beds, and en-suite baths. Both guest bedrooms on the second level have queen-size beds and en-suite baths. All rooms in the house are tastefully and comfortably decorated giving you a home-away-from-home feeling.
Entire 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, commercial grade kitchen, formal living room and dining room. Covered front porch. Off street parking.
Interaction with Guests
We live across the street, so someone is always nearby. Let us know if you need anything during your stay.
The Old Yacht Club Inn offers proximity to many of the most popular local attractions. The Santa Barbara Zoo, Bird Refuge, Cabrillo Arts Pavilion, East Beach Grill, and sand volleyball courts are all just a 5 minute walk. Guests will love being part of all the oceanfront activity while enjoying the vintage charm of this historic home.
Walking distance to the Urban Walking Wine Trail, restaurants with breathtaking ocean views, unique shops, & the pier. Additional nearby attractions and activities include wine tasting, hiking, kayaking, antiquing, golf, Santa Barbara Zoo, sunset cruises, horseback riding, museums, University of CA at Santa Barbara, Westmont College, Brooks Institute, Santa Barbara City College, Pacifica Graduate Inst. & Antioch University.
The electric Waterfront shuttle, whose route includes Montecito, downtown Santa Barbara, and the water front, runs along Cabrillo Boulevard just one block away. We have our own beach cruiser bicycles for you to use along the coastal bike path. Consider also renting surreys and other modes of transportation at the Wheel Fun kiosk across from the beach.
Other Things to Note
Bring sand toys, sunscreen, comfortable walking shoes and an attitude for adventure! House is fully stocked with everything you need including plenty of beach towels, beach chairs, and boogie boards. House has wireless internet and cable television w/ streaming device.
Non smoking property. No pets please.
Please take care of the house as if it were you own. Check-out is promptly at 11am. You will be charged $200 for every hour after that. Return keys to lockbox upon departure.
Please be respectful and mindful of our neighbors.
If you have any questions during normal business hours (between 10am-6pm), please call/text (phone number hidden). If you have an after-hours emergency please call (phone number hidden). After hours calls should be for critical/emergency issues ONLY.