Travel and Lodging


Arriving in Los Angeles:
or a rental car.
Arriving in Santa Barbara:
Please try to avoid a San Francisco connection as flights often get delayed. The best options are taxi or Uber to UCSB which is 1 mile away from the airport.


A discounted all-inclusive conference rate of $199 is offered at the Club and Guest House. The Club features well-appointed guest rooms with lagoon and ocean views. Overnight guests enjoy two complimentary deluxe continental breakfasts per room, per day with fresh, local, and sustainable options from 6:30am-9am Monday thru Friday and 7am-9am on weekends.

Guests need to directly email Guest House Manager, Simon Herrera at and provide the following information.

1. Email subject line: Big Mag Workshop Room Block
2. Guest First Name & Last Name:
3. Home or Office Address:
4. Cell phone number:
5. Length of Stay:
6. Room preference (based on availability)
7. Additional requests/comments – Ex. extra pillows

If the guest does not have access to an email, they can call
Simon Herrera directly at (805) 893- 7781 and leave a voicemail with the aforementioned information. A confirmation letter will be emailed to the guest once the information is received and the booking is complete.

Deadline: April 6, 2018
After this date rooms and rates will be based on availability.