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Professional Services

We’ve taken the hard work out of planning your vacation. Anything you need to level up your Santa Barbara experience, Paradise Retreats has you covered.

Are you looking for a privately cooked meal using the freshest ingredients from local farms? Pick from our list of acclaimed chefs and caterers. If you’re planning to dance the night away at one of downtown Santa Barbara’s local clubs, we have a list of thoroughly vetted child and pet care companies ready to swoop in so you can party like it’s ‘99.

Need some bail money from that wild night out? We’ll have to get back to you on that one, but we’ll do our best. Whether it’s treating yourself to a massage, hiring a private car for wine tasting, or scheduling an impromptu sunset beach photoshoot, we got you. If you need something that these fun colorful boxes don’t address, click on “Santa Barbara Concierge” and we can help with even the rarest of requests.

Concierge


Santa Barbara Concierge

When you’re on vacation, there are some things you don’t want to think about. That’s why we’ve partnered with KEY. A simple request can have your fridge stocked with sandwiches and White Claws upon your arrival to our Santa Barbara condos, or completely set up a beach hangout with umbrellas and SPF. Their services will save you time and ensure an unforgettable experience.

Private Chef / Catering


Pete Clements Catering

Food is art with Chef Pete so prepare to be impressed. Having over 30 years of culinary experience that includes working with Wolfgang Puck to reaching Executive Sous Chef and Pastry Chef status at the acclaimed San Ysidro Ranch, he’s certainly made a name for himself. Using locally-grown organic produce, intimate dinners and gala events alike will be treated with impeccable five-star dining, but you can still wear your pajamas.

PureJoy Catering

Santa Barbara’s most popular event caterer is none other than PureJoy Catering. Weddings and corporate events are their bread and butter (pun intended), but they also offer small celebratory options. Garden parties, elegant beach picnics, or even a backyard movie theatre, it’s a one-stop-shop. They can provide anything you need to make your event complete. Except fire dancers, but you’ll be too busy enjoying the food to notice.

Santa Barbara Private Chef

Chef Mattias Blom grew up in Sweden and is heavily influenced by his mother’s and grandmother’s cooking. He has over 30 years of preparing custom meals for locals and visitors focusing on rustic flavors sourced from seasonal and organic ingredients found at local markets. Whether it's homemade risotto or hand-rolled tagliatelle, Chef Blom’s flavor combinations are hard to beat.

Spa / Wellness


Mobile Spa Infinita

Immerse yourself in tranquility by never having to leave your luxurious vacation rental. Massage therapists and estheticians will arrive on your doorstep and create a spa-like environment offering massages, facials, and aromatherapy. Last-minute appointments are also accepted if you happen to wake up and are unable to look left. This is the best option for anyone who wants to maximize their vacation experience.

Float Luxury Spa

A true local’s favorite, Float Luxury Spa is a one-stop relaxation station offering everything you need to unwind. They offer eight styles of massage, twelve types of reinvigorating facials that even incorporate anti-aging techniques, several types of body wraps, and waxing for every unsightly hair. Custom packages are available for groups and special occasions.

Spa Del Mar

Located at Santa Barbara’s Hilton Beachfront Resort, Spa Del Mar provides the true spa experience with all the bells and whistles. Massage, facials, body treatments, jacuzzi, and even a glass of champagne upon request. Enjoy a traditional spa day then head across the street and take a walk along Santa Barbara’s East Beach to enhance vacation mode.

Cat Therapy

Unfortunately, this isn’t a highly intelligent cat who will listen to your problems, it’s much better. Cat Therapy is a cafe located in downtown Santa Barbara that offers customers the opportunity to relax in a comfortable space and snuggle cats and kittens. Plus, all cats are available for adoption so if you're looking for a new pet, this is the place. It’s so adorable that you’ll be asking to go there right meow.

Child Care


Child Time Professional Nannies

With over three decades of experience, each nanny has gone through meticulous screening and training to provide the best possible care. From infants to pre-teens, their mantra is based on the importance of engaged, caring, experienced, and safety-first childcare.

The Little Guest

Specializing in on-site child care for special occasions, The Little Guest offers skilled and qualified team members that can provide custom-designed children's activities for kids of all ages. Their nannies are licensed and insured with over 30 years of experience with extra training in “fun.”

Nannies 2 Go

Infants, teens, and everyone in between are in good hands with Nannies2Go. They offer services that are available at special events, hotels, after-school care, private homes, or vacation rentals. They are also on call if you need childcare ASAP.

Baby Supplies


Traveling Baby Company

Forget the playpen again? Or did the jogging stroller not fit in the car? Not to worry, Traveling Baby Company is the premier one-stop shop for all baby equipment rental needs. They pride themselves on providing quality baby equipment that is clean, safe, and easy to use. Leave the bulky baby items at home and have it set up and ready to use.

Chicken Little

A lost toy or forgotten item can quickly change the vibe of a family vacation. Stress no more, Santa Barbara’s premier baby and kids store is located in the heart of downtown Santa Barbara. A quick trip can stock you up on forgotten essentials, toys, and games.

Pet Care


Dioji K-9 Resort & Athletic Club

Sound out the name of this local’s favorite and you’ve got D.O.G. With four locations, Dioji provides daycare, boarding, and grooming for pups of all shapes and sizes. The bone-shaped pool in their athletic clubs is a dog-favorite as well as their plush beds for that mid-day nap. Your dog will have more fun here than you do pronouncing "Dee-oh-gee.

Camp Canine

Spas aren’t just for humans anymore. Take your furry friend to Camp Canine where they can enjoy the finest puppy pampering services in town. Not only will they receive a bath and nail filing, but a veterinarian is on staff to perform a health check if needed. For more rest and relaxation, opt for an overnight stay with optional pickup and dropoff so you don't have to sacrifice your own R&R.

Santa Barbara Pet Pals

Your pets deserve a vacation too. Santa Barbara Pet Pals takes the stress out of pet maintenance with their experienced dog walkers and sitters. If you have an active pup, these pet pals will take them on a trip to the local dog beach or a hike in the hills. Does your pet enjoy a slower pace? There’s plenty of reality television to catch up on in between naps. Whatever the speed, these sitters will personalize their care to your pet.

Loose Pooch Dog Club

Is your dog a social butterfly? Take them to the Loose Pooch Dog Club where they can enjoy running around with other playful pups. With outdoor space and air-conditioned indoor play rooms, your dog will be extra comfortable in the warm summer months. You can even sign up for training lessons to curb that barking or chewing habit while you sip margaritas on the beach.

Photography Services


Rebecca Farmer Photography

It’s time to update that family portrait and Rebecca Farmer is one of the area’s best portrait and commercial lifestyle photographers. With a plethora of local scenic backgrounds to choose from, Rebecca will ensure you and your family are picture perfect.

Susan Metcalf Wedding Films

Weddings are incomplete without quality video footage. Susan Metcalf has over ten years of experience in making your special day look like a Hollywood-quality film. Her unique style of soft lighting and sweeping romantic shots will memorialize the day to enjoy for years to come.

805 Productions

From events big and small, 805 Productions has all the high-tech equipment to capture every moment on film. Fundraisers, corporate parties, weddings, and more will be enhanced by personalized video services curated to your needs. Plus, they have pretty awesome drones to catch the fun at every angle.

Transportation


SB Chauffeuring Tours

Travel in style with a personal chauffeur. With Lincoln town cars and Mercedes Benz Sprinter shuttles, SB Chauffeurs combines luxury and safety to get you where you need to go. Five star service is available for airport transportation, wine tours, weddings, special events, and any other VIP experience.

Gold Coast Limousines

Why take an Uber downtown when you can relive Prom night in a limousine? Their fleet includes town cars, luxury SUVs, stretch limos, and high-end shuttles. Offering everything from airport pickups to wine tours, Gold Coast will make bystanders wonder, “what celebrity is in that vehicle?”

Santa Barbara Airbus

Save your dollars for the vacation and take the Santa Barbara Airbus to and from Los Angeles Airport. Discounted rates for groups make it a safe and economical choice with a variety of pick up and drop off times. Plus you get to catch up on that Netflix show or science fiction book you’ve been neglecting. They also have a fleet of limo buses for any group tour or private transport needs.