May 18, 2024
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SB County hotel bookings rose in 2018 despite Montecito mudslide closures


South Santa Barbara County narrowly avoided a negative year for hotel bookings in 2019, thanks in part to the opening of Hotel Californian on the Santa Barbara waterfront. According to a report from Visit Santa Barbara, the region saw a gain of 43,000 room night bookings in 2018 with about 70,000 visitors or enough to…


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