Although no accommodations other than camping are available on any of the islands, the town of Ventura, on the mainland, has lots of options.

Chain motels include the Ventura Beach Marriott, 2055 Harbor Blvd. (tel. 805/643-6000), which charges $159 to $219 for a double during summertime; Best Western, 708 E. Thompson Blvd. (tel. 805/648-3101), which charges $99 to $189 double; Four Points by Sheraton, also at the harbor at 1050 Schooner Dr. (tel. 805/658-1212), with rates of $115 to $235 double; and Motel 6, 2145 E. Harbor Blvd. (tel. 805/643-5100), which costs $55 to $65 double.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.