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The Upham Hotel & Country House

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San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 1 March 2017

If you enjoy small, boutique, hotels, this is a must stay. Over 125 years old, this former residence is truly a gem. Every room is different. The restaurant is outstanding. Easy free parking. Easy access to downtown and the beach.

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Orland Park, Illinois
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Sadly, the weekend we were there we were personally responsible for ending the drought, however the Upham Hotel and the Country House were lovely. We had a reservation at the Upham and decided to arrive a day early. The front office staff, Daniel in particular, were the best at making our arrangements. We stayed at the Country House the first...

Thank orlandparktraveler
Ventura County, California
Reviewed 7 February 2017

A pleasant hotel with nice B & B touches such as a pleasant continental breakfast + in the morning and wine & cheese etc. in the late afternoon/evening. The rooms are mostly different and we enjoyed our sizable king room with fireplace. The hotel is by no means ostentatious but the country home charm is evident in and out. We...

1Thank CART101
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Wow! What a lovely place ! We met our Inlaws here for a weekend trip . On first look, it looks like a Bed n Breakfast . The house itself reminds me of something from Gone with the wind . Large wrap around porch , large sprawling 2 story house . When we opened the door we were greeted with...

1Thank Patricia R
Laguna Niguel, California
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We stayed here over New Year's Eve weekend and the hotel was lovely. The lobby was still decorated for Christmas which was beautiful and there was a fire in the fire place. It was very cozy and inviting. The staff was nice though we had little interaction. There was coffee and tea available all day in the lobby. A nice...

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Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

It's a bed-and-breakfast nice continental breakfast in the morning the danishes were stale but they had eggs fruit juices coffee. They are building surrounding the Main check in area. We were in the Lincoln building which is on a main street so you do get noise. Far to walk to most of the things on State Street so we had...

Thank hotelspaqueen
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I stayed at The Upham for two nights during the business portion of my trip to Santa Barbara. Quaint accurately describes this property. The front desk staff were very pleasant and the ambiance was very homey. The room I stayed in was very comfortable. The only negative really was that the heater was a little loud (but this was the...

Thank xten1979
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Just a really sweet hotel in the center of town. I have absolutely no complaints except it could've used a hot tub. It's an older place but well maintained w lots of charm. The little touches like the complimentary food and drink are so great! The staff and managers are there to make sure your happy and satisfied and they...

Thank Esteria13
Boston, MA
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Tucked into the historic section of Santa Barbara, this hotel retains its historic roots. Comfortable rooms and excellent food from the onsite restaurant. Within walking distance of downtown. Would return in a heartbeat.

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Was on a road trip on my way to LA and decided to stop for a night in Santa Barbara - so glad I did. I really loved the Upham Hotel. It is only a couple blocks from the downtown area and great restaurants. They recommended several and the one I chose - Olio Y Limone, was fabulous. The next...

Thank Layne G

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A Victorian treasure in the heart of downtown Santa Barbara, the Upham Hotel and Country House is the oldest continuously operating hotel in Santa Barbara, Southern California. Constructed of redwood with sweeping verandas, the 58-room 1871 landmark is surrounded by an acre of gardens and combines the intimacy of a bed and breakfast with the convenience of a full-service hotel and conference facility. ... more   less 

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Address: 1404 De La Vina St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3027
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: $341 - $571 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Upham Hotel & Country House 4*
Number of rooms: 58
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Also Known As:
The Upham Hotel Santa Barbara
Upham Santa Barbara
Upham Hotel Santa Barbara
Hotel Style:
#4 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#8 Luxury Hotel in Santa Barbara
#11 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
#15 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
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“For a single person queen bungalow 42 is a great choice. Very cozy.”
436christinag, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“They have cottages ... a perk!”
audreyc755, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“Rooms are on ground floor and first floor maily overlooking garden.”
alansR5562TH, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The cottages offer more privacy and are quiet.”
DonH728, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Although Santa Barbara is not a noisy town, it is located on a much used street so if you want a quiet room ask for one.”
CART101, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
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