Stay minutes from the airport at our Santa Maria hotel

Radisson Hotel Santa Maria provides guests with a convenient retreat adjacent to Santa Maria Airport (SMX) and just minutes from Highway 1, 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 Space Force Base, and Oso Flaco Lake. When you’re ready to sample the area’s renowned wines, stop by the front desk to learn more about Santa Maria Valley vineyards.

Break a sweat in our fitness center, or soak up the California sunshine at our heated outdoor pool and hot tub. You can use free Wi-Fi to stay in touch with the office or visit our 24-hour business center to prep for meetings or use the printing services. When you want a bite to eat, stop by our two on-site restaurants or enjoy a meal delivered to your room.

Awards and recognitions

These acknowledgements recognize our hotel’s commitment to providing an exceptional guest experience.
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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 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 and a separate living room with a sleeper sofa. If you’re bringing your furry friend to Santa Maria, ask us about our pet-friendly options.

2 Queen Beds

  •  318 ft²
  • 2 queen
  • 4 adults
Grab drinks you’ve chilled in this standard room’s fridge and relax after a walk at Oso Flaco Lake.

King Bed

  •  318 ft²
  • 1 king
  • 3 adults
After arriving, take it easy with a glass of wine or a cup of coffee in one of our standard rooms.

Business Class-King Bed

  •  318 ft²
  • 1 king
  • 2 adults, 1 child
Make the most of your corporate trip when you book a Business Class room with free Wi-Fi and a work desk.

1 Bedroom Suite-King Bed

  •  506 ft²
  • 1 king
  • 4 adults, 1 child
You and your group can relax on the balcony of this spacious corner suite with drinks you mixed at the wet bar. 

Premium 1 Bedroom Suite-King Bed

  •  650–720 ft²
  • 1 king
  • 4 adults
An extra bathroom along with separate living and sleeping spaces make this suite ideal for your family trip. 
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 a sophisticated wedding reception for up to 380 guests in our Enterprise Ballroom, or conduct a strategy session with your team in the professional setting of our Challenger Room.


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Emergency and medical personnel receive a 20% discount and upgraded room at check-in.
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Stay. Earn. Repeat.

Three nights gets you 30K—and that's just the beginning.
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You're going places

Earn 5K bonus points per event
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Thanks to two on-site restaurants and a bar, 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. For a comprehensive local wine and spirit list, visit the lounge at Vintner’s. Room service is also available if you’d like to indulge in breakfast, lunch, or dinner in bed.

Though Santa Maria’s vineyards should be a stop on every tourist’s list, there’s more to the valley than wine tasting. To experience stunning natural beauty on the shores of the Pacific Ocean, drive less than 20 minutes to visit Oso Flaco Lake, with waterway bridges leading to incredible views of the dunes. You can step back in time with a tour of the expertly restored buildings at La Purisima Mission or enjoy local cuisine and wine tasting at Los Alamos. Close to our hotel, the Santa Maria Museum of Flight offers exhibits on the history of aviation along with well-preserved vintage planes. 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.

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 2,000-acre park featuring restored buildings that date to the 1700s. Be sure to check the living history calendar so you don’t miss activities like pottery making, blacksmithing, and sheep shearing.

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.

Old Town Orcutt

2,19 mi / 3,52 km from the hotel
Founded in 1906, this quaint town is now home to bars, restaurants, a yoga studio, a quilt shop, a salon, and an antique store, among other attractions.

Rancho Maria Golf Club

2,76 mi / 4,44 km from the hotel
Practice your swing or unwind at this 18-hole course with long fairways and challenging sand traps.
3455 Skyway Drive, Santa Maria, California 93455, United States

Radisson Hotel Santa Maria is adjacent to Santa Maria 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 Vandenberg Space 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.