Courtesy of Visit Santa Barbara

Need a bike?

Don’t want to bring your bike, or don’t have your own? No problem. Beach-front retailers located steps from our hotel make it easy to rent and ride while you’re in Santa Barbara. So if you want to explore some of the most popular bike trails in Santa Barbara or you are just in for the fun, here are some of Santa Barbara’s best bike rentals.


Top Santa Barbara bike rentals

Santa Barbara BCycle

With a station just across the street from our hotel on Cabrillo Blvd. and in the heart of Downtown Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara BCycle delivers a best-in-class bike share system for the City of Santa Barbara and is committed to providing an environmentally sustainable transportation alternative.

Check BCycle station map and availability


Wheel Fun Rentals

Best way to see Santa Barbara like a true native with Wheel Fun Rentals, the most traditional way to get cycling in Santa Barbara, enjoy the double surrey with your friends or get cycling with the three wheel chopper. Wheel Fun Rentals has certainly the most varied options for bike enthusiasts.

Each of the three locations of Wheel Fun Rentals have different options available, consult each web to see what option best suits you!

Santa Barbara bike rentals

Wheel Fun Rentals on 24  E. Mason Street just 10 minutes walk from the Beachside Inn.

Electric Bikes by Wheel Fun Rentals on 29 State Street is the closest to our hotel with a 7 minutes walk.

Santa Barbara Train Station – 215 State Street

Santa Barbara Bike Night Courtesy of Wheel Fun Rentals

And when the sun goes down the fun doesn’t stop. In fact, it’s only just begun! Wheel Fun Rentals unleashes their night-time Surrey rides! Join them after sunset for a once-in-a-lifetime night time Surrey experience. Light up the signature cycles with colored LED lights that add a little after-dark sparkle.


Cal Coast Adventures

If you are in for a more enriching experience of Santa Barbara and want to know more of our city’s culture and lifestyle, Cal Coast Adventures offers the best bike guided tours of Santa Barbara. Each tour provides their own fascinating insights into Santa Barbara’s history, claims to fame, and hidden gems.

Cycle through the city, along the road, over the mountains or across the sand of our beautiful beaches with this guided tours!

Even more with Santa Barbara’s wine and beer culture booming, Cal Coast Adventures takes you on a beear and wine guided tour that explores the local wineries and breweries via bycicle. From the heart of the famous Funk Zone out to the hidden gems and local favorites, your guide will take you through the maze of Santa Barbara’s eclectic drinking scene.

Visit Cal Coast Adventures website to know more about rentals, guided tours and all they have to offer.