Santa Barbara is a gorgeous destination in Southern California with a wide variety of attractions for traveling families. One of the most popular places for our guests to visit is the Santa Barbara Zoo. Hotel Milo is just a five-minute drive from this beloved attraction, which is home to a worldly array of animals and beloved ongoing events.
What To Do At The Santa Barbara Zoo
There’s so much to see and enjoy at the Santa Barbara Zoo, and its appeal ranges to intrigue adults, children, animal lovers, and curious minds of all sorts. There are nearly 150 species of insects, birds, reptiles, and mammals on site, and over 500 animals in total. You can visit and observe them in their open, nature-inspired habitats. Among these many creatures there are lions, flamingoes, monkeys, giraffes, and so many more.
In addition to all of the wildlife at the Santa Barbara Zoo, you can find just as much education. The park is a popular attraction for families traveling to Santa Barbara, because of its informative guides, behind-the-scenes tours, subscription programs, zoo school, zoo camp, and safari sleepovers. The latter is just one example of the many unique events to take place here every year.
Events At The Santa Barbara Zoo
Teens and children enjoy popular Santa Barbara Zoo events like the Safari Sleepovers, and the annual Halloween celebration Boo At The Zoo. For adults, there are a number of exciting happenings as well, and some of our favorites include August’s Zoofari Ball, which brings dinner, dancing and charity all to the zoo. Also, the annual beer festival Zoo Brew is a favorite amongst travelers and locals.
Special Offers near The Santa Barbara Zoo
Staying with Hotel Milo is great for many reasons, and one of them is that we are within close proximity to attractions like the Santa Barbara Zoo, Stearns Wharf, and the Funk Zone. Our accommodations are also luxurious, stylish, and available along with a number of specials like wine tasting discounts, and extended stay deals.