Destination Concepts inc - Santa Barbara

Los Angeles, Palm Springs, Orange County, San Diego & Santa Barbara

About Destination Concepts inc - Santa Barbara

Since its founding in 1998, DCi has firmly established itself as one of the nation’s premier DMC, recognized as one of the "Fastest Growing Private Companies", "Top Women Owned Businesses" and "Best Places to Work". DCi founders, Brynne Frost and Ana Reilly, have guided DCi to its success by offering clients unparalleled creativity, top-notch logistics and the best team in the business.

What Makes Us Unique

From our high-level owner involvement in every program and our creative solutions, to our flexibility and scalability, DCi offers specialized expertise and is one contact for all your meeting needs. Our in-house design team, creativity and dedication set DCi apart from the competition and ultimately benefit our clients.

What everyone is saying about Destination Concepts inc - Santa Barbara

"As always, it was great working with you and I’m so excited I get to call on you again next year for help with my program!"

- Tiffany Hallgren, Turnaround Management Association

"We work with DMCs all over the US and Caribbean, and DCi consistently provides not only our guests, but us as planners, the absolute best experience from start to finish."

- Tina M. Dauses, Ferguson

Industry Involvement and Awards

Santa Barbara, CA

The veritable crown of Southern California, the amenity-laden hamlet of Santa Barbara is inspired by these two simple precepts: escape and relax.

The surrounding Santa Barbara hills are overlain with vineyards and the beaches are picturesque. Indulge yourself at a world-class resort, or an exclusive evening getaway on the sands of a private beach. Step outdoors into perfect the climate and partake in invigorating activities such as glider rides, hiking in the local Santa Ynez Mountains, or even a Channel Islands kayak tour.

Key areas around Santa Barbara, CA

  • Santa Barbara
  • Goleta

Why Santa Barbara, CA?

  • Cradled between the Santa Ynez Mountains and the Channel Islands just offshore, Santa Barbara basks in sunshine over 300 days a year.
  • More than 50 museums and galleries, world-class performing arts, dance, civic light opera and a show-stopping symphony, make this city a coastal cultural empire.
  • First-rate golf, tennis, polo, horseback riding, cycling, hiking, and an impressive array of water sports.
  • A world-class Wine Country that has seen marked recent prosperity due to the popularity of the film Sideways. More than 40 beautiful wineries with nearly 12,000 acres of vineyards.
  • Spanish, Mediterranean, and Moorish/Islamic architectural influences make this the “American Riviera”

What's new in Santa Barbara, CA

  • The Rosewood Miramar Beach opened in 2019 on the shores of Montecito. It is the first ultra-luxury resort in the area to offer guestrooms set directly over the sand. The property offers 124 rooms, 37 suites, and over 33,000 sq ft of indoor/outdoor space.
  • In Spring 2021, the Santa Barbara Museum of Art revealed a new, multi-floor wing, housing new photography and contemporary art galleries, as well as renovated galleries, as part of its multi-year, $50 million renovation.
  • Palihouse Santa Barbara opened in Spring 2021. This 24-room hideaway with a design aesthetic of “vintage preppy meets the American Riviera,” is tucked in the heart of the historic downtown Presidio Neighborhood.