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Hotel Santa Barbara

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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good46%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“state street”(91 reviews)
“historic hotel”(15 reviews)
“great location”(49 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsstate streethistoric hotelgreat locationquiet hoursparking valetwithin walking distanceboutique stylecontinental breakfasttraditional hotelheart of downtownbeautiful lobbyshops and restaurantscentral locationan older hotelcomfortable hotelhard boiled eggsthe main street
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Reviewed 9 November 2014

I'm pretty flexible and understanding when I'm traveling, but these people pissed me off. There was confusion about the credit card I wanted to use and though the confusion was ultimately cleared up, before that the person we initially spoke with actually was not at...More

3  Thank BeverlyMay
Response from HotelSB, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Santa BarbaraResponded 3 December 2014

Beverly - We hate it when the paperwork side of check-in goes wrong for any reason, and I'm so sorry for the mix up you had to endure. I'm glad it was resolved and that you enjoyed our breakfast and our incredible valet staff. We...More

Reviewed 5 November 2014

I stayed here for a weekend but was not happy about the 2 night min. they have. The only reason I had to stay for 2 nights is because my family was there for a wedding. I don't like to feel forced to stay somewhere....More

1  Thank ErinP27
Reviewed 1 November 2014

My friend and I stayed here for four nights during the "Awakened World International Film Festival" which was wonderful! The hotel and staff made our adventure even more special. We appreciated the service of the people providing the parking valet service and the person attending...More

1  Thank kayak-lover09
Reviewed 29 October 2014

We stayed here on Oct 2014 in a Wheelchair accessible room, three of us. The location is great, building is historic and clearly shows it. Lobby and common areas are ok, but rooms are in dire need of a "face lift'. We were offered a...More

2  Thank Love_Chocolate_71
Reviewed 14 October 2014

When they refurbished the Hotel Santa Barbara property they didn’t try to go overboard – they simply did a very solid job of deep cleaning, painting, furnishing, making sure the beds and bedding were very comfortable with a well-appointed bathroom which is exactly what we...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$192 - US$309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#12 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#16 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$192 - US$309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#12 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#16 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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samridhisharma2012
30 June 2017|
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Response from HotelSB | Property representative |
Hello. Check-in is 4:00 pm and check-out is 12:00 noon. Thanks for staying with us!
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Samuel1958
2 April 2017|
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Response from HotelSB | Property representative |
Hi Samuel, We do not have a pool on the property, although there are a couple of options nearby; Los Banos Del Mar Swimming Pool Santa Barbara Athletic Club Unfortunately, Trip Advisor won't let us post links here, but... More
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halftank1
21 November 2016|
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Response from HotelSB | Property representative |
Hi Halftank, The Gold Coin is good for $10 off your next stay with us! You likely got one they last time you stated at Hotel Santa Barbara. We are eager to have you stay again! Regards, Hotel SB
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"get a room on a higher floor, facing the parking lot or the side street, to avoid traffic noises on State..."
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"Try and get a room overlooking the courtyard."
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"Note that there is only one elevator and it is VERY old. If you are fit you can take the stairs and beat the..."
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