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  • 2 bedrooms

  • 2 bathrooms

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Enjoy splendid ocean views and unrivalled proximity to the beach when you stay at Footprints in the Sand. This beachfront home can accommodate up to four guests and boasts a contemporary look that is sure to put you at ease. Wake up with a cup of coffee on the balcony as you listen to the soothing sound of the crashing ocean waves. If you're lucky enough, you may even spot a dolphin or seal splashing around in the waters. Head out for a day at the beach, building sandcastles, swimming in the ocean or learning how to surf, then head home for a relaxing barbecue on the patio and finish the evening with a drink on the terrace as the sun sets around you.


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What to expect


Highlights

Be on the sand in seconds and cool off with a dip in the ocean

Be on the sand in seconds and cool off with a dip in the ocean

Enjoy a barbecue on the patio

Enjoy a barbecue on the patio

Dine with exquisite ocean views

Dine with exquisite ocean views

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Home truths

    Unfortunately, pets are not allowed here

    Smoking is strictly forbidden on the entire premises

    We highly recommend having a car in this area

About this stay


Amenities

Laptop friendly workspace

Wi-fi

Parking available

Washing machine

Dryer

Balcony

Bedrooms & bathrooms

2 bedrooms, 2 beds

2 bathrooms

Local guide


About Montecito

Best known as the home of those Hollywood’s A-listers that don’t even need a surname (Oprah, Ellen, Meghan...), lovely, leafy Montecito has not always been this way. This now glitzy community a few miles along Highway 1 from Santa Barbara, at the foot of the Santa Ynez mountains, still retains a quaint village atmosphere. Case in point – the main drag, Coast Village Road. Here, charming boutiques sit alongside sunny...

Explore the area

Local restaurants, cafes, museums, sites and activities, recommended by our community of hosts and travel experts

Explore Carpinteria Bluffs Trailhead

Explore Carpinteria Bluffs Trailhead

A beautiful park with cliffside views, beach access, and a Seal Sanctuary. Perfect for a morning walk or jog, with stunning flowers, docile honey bees, and wildlife sightings.

Explore Stearns Wharf

Explore Stearns Wharf

Discover a storied wooden wharf offering restaurants, varied shops, a small aquarium, and breathtaking water views. Take a sunset walk along the beach and marina for a perfect California experience.

Experience the Vibrant Vibe at Municipal Winemakers

Experience the Vibrant Vibe at Municipal Winemakers

A chic wine tasting room with an energetic atmosphere, featuring up-cycled decor and a diverse selection of delicious wines. Enjoy the DJ, mingle with friendly staff and patrons, and savor the red blend.

Savour Authentic Mexican Delights at La Super-Rica Taqueria

Savour Authentic Mexican Delights at La Super-Rica Taqueria

This celebrated Mexican restaurant in Santa Barbara serves up delicious fish tacos, tamales, and more in a modest setting with a delightful patio seating area. Don't miss the divine salsas and be prepared for a potential wait.

Experience Whale Watching on the Condor Express

Experience Whale Watching on the Condor Express

Embark on an incredible adventure with knowledgeable staff, witnessing humpback whales, dolphins, seals, and sea lions. Enjoy the convenience of onboard facilities and snacks while capturing breathtaking moments of marine life.

Indulge in McConnell's Fine Ice Creams

Indulge in McConnell's Fine Ice Creams

Savour the sustainable and scrumptious ice creams at McConnell's Fine Ice Creams. With generous portions, friendly staff, and a wide range of classic and creative flavours, this store is a must-visit for ice cream lovers.

Explore Santa Barbara Museum of Art

Explore Santa Barbara Museum of Art

Discover a compact museum filled with beautiful works from different eras and cultures. Spend hours appreciating 20th-century Western American paintings and modern Asian ceramics.

Dine at Bouchon Santa Barbara

Dine at Bouchon Santa Barbara

Experience fantastic Californian French cuisine made with organic farm-fresh ingredients, paired with local wines. Impeccable service and a sublime ambiance make this restaurant a must-visit for a nice night out in Santa Barbara.

Explore Santa Barbara Public Market

Explore Santa Barbara Public Market

Indulge in a dynamic culinary experience at this upmarket indoor food hall, offering a wide range of locally sourced cuisines like pizza, gourmet tacos, Mediterranean delights, and more. Don't miss the Thai Cobb Salad, a visually stunning and flavorful dish.

Explore Old Mission Santa Barbara

Explore Old Mission Santa Barbara

Step back in time at this beautifully preserved Spanish mission. Marvel at the period art and artifacts, stroll through the serene gardens with ocean views, and don't miss the church altar. A worthwhile historical landmark.

Booking policies


House Rules

Children welcome (1-12 years)

Infants welcome (under 12 months)

No pets

No parties or events

No smoking

Good to know

Arrival from 16:00

Departure before 11:00

Wifi

No air con

Cancellation policy

  • Up until

    7

    days

    Cancel at least 7 days before your check-in date for a 50% refund.

  • Not eligible for a refund once your check-in date is under 7 days away.

Host


This home is managed by John

This home is managed directly by a business. A member of their staff will be your point of contact before and during your stay.

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