The Lobero is California's oldest, continuously operating theatre. Originally founded in 1873 and rebuilt in 1924, it is recognized as one of Santa Barbara's architectural jewels and landmarks. It is the home stage to most of the major performing arts groups in Santa Barbara including State Street Ballet, Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra Sings Like Hell, Santa Barbara International Film Festival, CAMA's Masterseries, Santa Barbara Youth Symphony, Music Academy of the West and many others.
A protege of the legendary jazz master Dizzy Gillespie, Arturo Sandoval was born in Cuba, just two years after Gillespie became the first musician to bring Latin influences into American Jazz. Arturo has since evolved into one of the world's most acknowledged guardians of jazz trumpet and flugel horn, as well as a renowned classical artist, pianist and composer.
Wine Cask is locally owned, multi-faceted restaurant with an iconic reputation as Santa Barbara's culinary and wine landmark. It's food and wine central for aficionados; a full sensory experience from the historic setting the restaurant occupies to the innovative cuisine balanced with the warmth of personal service. Wine Cask Chefs shop at the farmer's market every week and feature local seafood, produce and wines support of Santa Barbara industry.
The presidio Neighborhood is a vibrant few blocks in the heart of Santa Barbara, centered around the historical site of the last of the Spanish fortresses, or presidios, to be built in California. Encompassing what was also once the city's Chinatown and Japantown, the neighborhood is now home to a variety of intriguing shops, wine tasting rooms, world class restaurants, casual eateries, bars, coffee houses, and cultural treasures. Walking the neighborhood rewards the visitor with discoveries of hidden walkways, courtyards, and amazing architectural details set against the backdrop of the American Riviera and the Santa Ynez.
from $499.00, your experience starts with:
- wine tasting at Presidio Wine Collective
- three course candlelight dinner at Wine Cask restaurant
- two tickets for Arturo Sandoval show at Lobero Theatre, Dec 6, 2017
- luxury superior accommodation
- breakfast in bed
- self guided walking tour of historic Presidio district
- complimentary covered parking & wi-fi
Spanish Garden Inn provides each and every guest an array of fine amenities designed with your supreme comfort in mind. Treat yourself to effortless luxury featuring private gardens, in-room spa treatments and a sparkling lap pool. Wake to an exquisite complimentary breakfast featuring fresh fruit, quiche, granola, specialty coffee drinks and more. As you traverse our stylish spaces, stop and view the beautiful works of art, all hand-painted by one of our owners. As the day comes to a close, unwind at the evening Wine Bar or peruse our library of DVDs to enjoy in the comfort of your guest room or suite. Turn-down services are provided every evening.