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What's Santa Maria Like?

There's a lot visitors like about Santa Maria, especially its restaurants and historical sites. Have a relaxing day visiting Los Padres National Forest. While you're here, stop by Natural History Museum and Santa Maria Valley Historical Society.

Where are the Best Places to Stay in Santa Maria?

Below are the number of accommodations by star rating in Santa Maria and the surrounding area:

  • • 36 4-star accommodations from USD 104 per night
  • • 45 3-star accommodations from USD 64 per night
  • • 28 2-star accommodations from USD 50 per night

How to Get to Santa Maria

Flights to Santa Maria

  • • Santa Maria, CA (SMX-Santa Maria Public), 3.7 mi (5.9 km) from central Santa Maria
  • • San Luis Obispo, CA (SBP-San Luis Obispo County Regional), 22.9 mi (36.9 km) from central Santa Maria

Things to See and Do in Santa Maria

What to See in Santa Maria

  • • Los Padres National Forest
  • • Simas Park
  • • Santa Maria Fairpark

Things to Do in Santa Maria

  • • Natural History Museum
  • • Santa Maria Valley Historical Society
  • • Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum
  • • Santa Maria Civic Theatre
  • • Marian and Severson Theaters

Other Popular Santa Maria Attractions

  • • Boomers! Santa Maria
  • • Santa Maria Museum of Flight
  • • Presqu'ile Winery
  • • Bien Nacido Vineyards
  • • Cambria Winery

When Is the Best Time to Visit Santa Maria?

  • • Hottest months: September, October, August, July (average 73°F)
  • • Coldest months: December, January, November, February (average 40°F)
  • • Rainiest months: February, January, March, and December (average 2.63 inches of rainfall)