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Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara

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Encinitas, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were using up some Hyatt points and went to the Santa Barbara Hyatt Centric to do it! This is an old hotel and really pretty interesting. However, it has been poorly remodeled (think turn of the century Spanish, decorated like a W Hotel -- doesn't work). The property comprises the original hotel, plus several outbuildings . . . which...

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Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

The Hyatt is a perfect location for staying in Santa Barbara. Right on the beach, guests can easily take a stroll along the ocean. I reserved a room block here for guests attending my wedding, and the staff were so helpful and accommodating. They even ensured the room I got ready in the day of the wedding had a balcony...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Came here for a work conference, but even if we had a lot of work to do, the space was nice, quiet and relaxing. The hotel has kind of a mission feel, older but nice. The staff is wonderful!!! The food is AWESOME!!! The grounds are beautifully kept. Really loved my stay.

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saint augustine
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

If you are used to the service and standard of a Hyatt don't bother with this location. It is clean but service is below average. NOT impressed! We tried two separate times to get bar service in the pool area...to no avail. The employees just didn't come out. The one time he did come out...after 20 minutes, we cancelled our...

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Carlsbad, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

This property is located across the street from the Santa Barbara Beach beach. The location is wonderful; the hotel is not to a Hyatt brand standard in my opinion. Room service is the only option for food, and there is no bar.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

People working there were all very nice and helpful. But there is only so much they can make up for. The rooms are very average. You're just paying to be near the water, which all the hotels here do. I don't understand it, the water here isn't that enticing nor is Santa Barbara itself. We'd hoped for an improvement on...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are lots of things to like about this hotel. There are also some issues but overall we were pleased with our stay and will come back. The hotel is across the street from the beach and we could see it from our room. The pool area is very nice with plenty of loungers, hot tub and fire pit. There...

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Beach
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't imagine a better location across from the ocean, and our room in the main building was very nice. Staff, especially the guys that hold the front door open were great and willing to answer questions and hand us a map. The free coffee in the lobby was very good which isn't always the case at hotels. We spent...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked last minute and got a double room, ocean view for $275 a night. The staff is very friendly. Kind of a no frills place. View of the ocean across the street. $6 uber ride to the main street in town, or a 20min walk. Photos show proximity to beach.

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Berkeley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Discover one of the finest hotels in Santa Barbara, California when you stay at Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara. Built in 1931, our historic hotel welcomes guests with its casual elegance and first-rate service. Detailed with a fusion of Spanish Colonial architecture blended with modern conveniences, Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara is a shining gateway to the City of Santa Barbara, also known as the American Riviera. Discover 176 comfortably-appointed guestrooms, a perfect home base for both leisure and business travelers. Enjoy the warm California sunshine in our heated outdoor pool and enjoy a local beverage at our ocean view pool bar, Mar Vista, work off stress in the spacious fitness center, or enjoy dinner at Marbella Restaurant, serving American cuisine with California flair. A 100% smoke-free hotel, Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara also offers amenities like in-room dining, valet and self-parking, valet laundry service, and a business center. With 10,000 square feet of flexible and unique meeting space, offering exquisite culinary selections and the latest in technology, Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara is ideal for your next corporate event. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara

Address: 1111 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, CA 93103 (Formerly Hotel Mar Monte)
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: $237 - $705 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara 4*
Number of rooms: 171
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Also Known As:
Hyatt Santa Barbara Hotel Santa Barbara
Mar Monte Santa Barbara
Mar Monte Hotel
Hotel Style:
#11 Luxury Hotel in Santa Barbara
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
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“If you want to use the pool, I'd recommend staying in the original building.”
 of 5 bubbles dianeo255, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“No idea - mountain = parking, sea = highway/boulevard”
 of 5 bubbles ld299, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“NONE... as they are in deparate need of repair...”
 of 5 bubbles 81gailj, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If you are going to spend the money, get an ocean view!”
 of 5 bubbles F2446RIrogerb, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for ocean front rooms!”
 of 5 bubbles sambV9259IE, 27 Jan 2017 | Read review
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