We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Just 12 miles southeast of Santa Barbara, Carpinteria (called “Carp” by locals) is a charming, coastal community with a pedestrian-friendly main street (Linden Avenue), mom-and-pop shops, gourmet cafés and antique stores. The pavement leads to Carpinteria’s sparkling beaches, including Carpinteria State Beach, dubbed “the world’s safest beach.” Beyond the shoreline,...
Read more
See what travelers are saying

Download the TripAdvisor app for your phone or tablet


Interested in Carpinteria?

Get updates with the latest deals, traveler reviews and articles every week.

TripAdvisor Top-rated Hotels in Carpinteria

Lowest airfare recently found by travelers like you
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
70° 51°
67° 45°
63° 40°
61° 37°
Updating Map...

Official Carpinteria Info Center


Visit Santa Barbara: Events

Links provided by
2014 Santa Barbara Bowl Concert Series
August 1, 2014 - November 15, 2014
1122 N. Milpas, Santa Barbara
Enjoy a concert under the stars at this intimate, outdoor venue. The 2014 lineup includes Lorde, Diana Ross, Ray LaMontagne, Phish, Foster the People and more!
California Lemon Festival
September 20, 2014 - September 21, 2014
Chase Palm Park
The 23rd Annual Lemon Festival brings you delicious food, a variety of entertainment, activities, arts & crafts, vendors and classic car show.
October 1, 2014 - October 31, 2014
Various locations in Santa Barbara
Celebration of cuisine, libations and culture filled with special offers, prix fixe menus, tastings, VIP experiences, cultural performances, and much more!
California Avocado Festival
October 3, 2014 - October 5, 2014
800 Linden Avenue, Carpinteria
FREE Festival epicurean delights, entertainment, arts & crafts vendors, marketplace, contests, activities, Kids Block party and more!
Celebration of Harvest Weekend
October 10, 2014 - October 13, 2014
Mission Santa Inés: 1760 Mission Dr., Solvang
Celebration of the year's bounty where select wineries host their own events, winemaker dinners and specialty tastings.
Other Destinations
Popular California Destinations
Berkeley Hotels
63 hotels, 4,848 Reviews
Beverly Hills Vacation Rentals
110 hotels, 7,764 Reviews
Carlsbad Vacation Rentals
170 hotels, 13,234 Reviews
Carmel Hotels
121 hotels, 13,780 Reviews
Channel Islands National Park
4 hotels, 15 Reviews
Death Valley National Park
9 hotels, 4,568 Reviews
Joshua Tree National Park
8 hotels, 199 Reviews
La Jolla Vacation Rentals
246 hotels, 9,724 Reviews
Lassen Volcanic National Park
4 hotels, 56 Reviews
Long Beach Hotels
111 hotels, 11,537 Reviews
Los Angeles Hotels
1,374 hotels, 97,467 Reviews
Mammoth Lakes Vacation Rentals
910 hotels, 7,646 Reviews
Monterey Hotels
83 hotels, 28,598 Reviews
Napa Valley Hotels
198 hotels, 36,239 Reviews
Newport Beach Vacation Rentals
287 hotels, 8,012 Reviews
Oakland Hotels
76 hotels, 5,686 Reviews
Orange County Hotels
1,213 hotels, 120,740 Reviews
Pasadena Hotels
47 hotels, 5,613 Reviews
Sacramento Hotels
114 hotels, 12,389 Reviews
San Diego Vacation Rentals
1,731 hotels, 119,270 Reviews
San Francisco Hotels
924 hotels, 157,831 Reviews
San Jose Hotels
103 hotels, 10,328 Reviews
San Luis Obispo Hotels
50 hotels, 8,325 Reviews
Santa Barbara Vacation Rentals
380 hotels, 22,995 Reviews
Santa Cruz Hotels
155 hotels, 9,115 Reviews
Santa Monica Vacation Rentals
234 hotels, 19,383 Reviews
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
26 hotels, 2,014 Reviews
Yosemite National Park Vacation Rentals
89 hotels, 8,303 Reviews
Pricing Information

*Prices are based on 1-21 day travel. These are the best fares found by travelers who searched TripAdvisor and a select group of our fare search partners in the past 72 hours. Ticket prices and seat availability change rapidly and cannot be guaranteed.

Interested in Carpinteria?

Get updates with the latest deals, traveler reviews and articles every week.