Stay minutes from the airport at our Santa Maria hotel

Welcome to beautiful Santa Barbara wine country! Radisson Hotel Santa Maria provides guests with a convenient retreat adjacent to Santa Maria Public Airport (SMX) and just half a mile from SR-135, perfect for exploring all the California Central Coast has to offer. Enjoy free parking at our hotel and easy access to nearby golf courses, Vandenberg Air Force Base, and the Santa Maria Airport Business Park. When you’re ready to sample the area’s renowned wines, ask our knowledgeable front desk staff for tips on visiting nearby vineyards like Cambria Estate Vineyards & Winery or Cottonwood Canyon Vineyard & Winery.

Soak up the California sunshine as you unwind in our heated outdoor pool and hot tub. For a workout, set aside time for a workout in our fitness center. You can use free Wi-Fi to stay in touch with the office or visit our 24-hour business center when you have more work to do. Between outings, stop by our two on-site restaurants or enjoy a room service meal in bed.

Awards and recognitions

These acknowledgements recognize our hotel’s commitment to providing an exceptional guest experience.

Hospitality Excellence Award

Our Hospitality Excellence Award is presented to top performing hotels that deliver a superior level of hospitality to guests.

Unwind in our pet-friendly rooms and suites with free Wi-Fi

Our 184 pet-friendly hotel rooms and suites provide ample space, calming color palettes, and homelike conveniences such as free Wi-Fi and mini refrigerators. For a memorable stay, upgrade to a suite and enjoy extras like a balcony, a separate living room with a sleeper sofa, or two bathrooms. Business Class guests enjoy bonus rewards points, free drink vouchers, and a free breakfast.
Radisson Hotel Santa Maria - 2 Queen Beds

2 Queen Beds

  •  318 ft²
  • 2 queen
  • 4 adults
Plan a group trip to Santa Maria and book a budget-friendly standard room with two queen beds and free Wi-Fi.
Radisson Hotel Santa Maria - King Bed

King Bed

  •  318 ft²
  • 1 king
  • 3 adults
Settle in a comfortable king-bed room and enjoy conveniences like free Wi-Fi and a mini fridge.
Radisson Hotel Santa Maria - Business Class-King Bed

Business Class-King Bed

  •  318 ft²
  • 1 king
  • 2 adults, 1 child
Upgrade to a Business Class room for perks like free breakfast, drink vouchers, and bonus points.
Radisson Hotel Santa Maria - 1 Bedroom Suite-King Bed

1 Bedroom Suite-King Bed

  •  506 ft²
  • 1 king
  • 4 adults, 1 child
Choose a corner suite featuring a balcony, a separate living room, and a sleeper sofa for a memorable trip.

Premium 1 Bedroom Suite-King Bed

  •  650–720 ft²
  • 1 king
  • 4 adults
Enjoy top-floor views from a spacious suite with a separate living room, a king bed, and two bathrooms.

Host a business meeting or personal celebration in Santa Maria

Planning a family reunion or an elegant gala? Our event venues offer more than 9,000 square feet of versatile space and professional amenities like audiovisual equipment, on-site catering, and free Wi-Fi. Work with our expert event planners to host an elegant wedding reception for up to 320 guests in our Enterprise Ballroom, or conduct a strategy session with your team in the professional setting of our Challenger Room.
Radisson Hotel Santa Maria - Ballroom


Restaurants and bar

Radisson Hotel Santa Maria - Vintner's Restaurant
Thanks to two on-site restaurants at the Radisson, you can treat yourself to some of the area’s best dishes without leaving the hotel. Atrium Bistro serves a hearty daily breakfast and delicious Sunday brunch, while Vintner’s Grill features selections like crab cakes, filet mignon, and ahi tuna salad for lunch and dinner. If you need a caffeine boost between outings, head to Bob & Hardy’s Café Corner for gourmet black coffee and tasty espresso creations. Room service is also available if you’d like to indulge in breakfast, lunch, or dinner in bed.

To experience stunning natural beauty on the shores of the Pacific Ocean, visit the nearby Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes. You can step back in time with a tour of the expertly restored buildings at La Purisima Mission. Close to our hotel, the Santa Maria Museum of Flight offers exhibits about planes and the history of aviation. Don’t miss these local favorites:

Allan Hancock College

3.52 mi / 5.67 km from the hotel
Ranked among the top five community colleges in the state, AHC offers more than 100 fields of study as well as competitive intercollegiate sports like football, basketball, volleyball, and cross-country.

Cambria Estate Vineyard & Winery

10.73 mi / 17.27 km from the hotel
Finish your tour of this family-owned estate in the tasting room or on the patio, where you can sample winery favorites like Syrah, Viognier, and Pinot Gris.

Cottonwood Canyon Vineyard & Winery

5.73 mi / 9.22 km from the hotel
Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, and Syrah are the specialties at this boutique winery. Stop by for a glass of these Burgundy-style wines, and be sure to buy a bottle to take with you.

Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes

8.91 mi / 14.34 km from the hotel
Kick off your shoes and enjoy this National Natural Landmark with a long walk on the sand dunes. You can also take a group hike along the Oso Flaco Lake boardwalk or browse an art gallery and educational exhibits at the Dunes Center.

La Purisima Mission State Park

15.73 mi / 25.31 km from the hotel
Take a self-guided tour through this 1,900-acre park featuring restored buildings that date to the 1700s. Be sure to check the living history calendar so you can observe pottery making, blacksmithing, sheep shearing, and more.

Monarch Dunes Golf Club

11.16 mi / 17.96 km from the hotel
Enjoy a game of golf while you take in spectacular views of the California coast. Test your skills at The Challenge Course, made up of 12 par-three holes, and end your visit with a meal at Butterfly Grille.
3455 Skyway Drive, Santa Maria, California 93455, United States

Radisson Hotel Santa Maria is adjacent to Santa Maria Public Airport (SMX), an easy two-minute commute by car. When you’re ready to explore the area, drive about two miles north to Fairway Drive and hop aboard the Santa Maria Area Transit (SMAT) bus. Operating Monday through Friday, the Breeze Bus also offers easy commutes between Santa Maria and popular spots like the Vandenberg Air Force Base, Los Alamos, and Solvang. If you’re traveling by bus, there’s a Greyhound station on E Boone Street, less than 15 minutes from the hotel.

From Santa Maria Public Airport

By car:

Head southeast on Terminal Drive for 0.1 mile, and then take a slight right onto Airpark Drive for another 0.1 mile. The hotel is on the right.