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Overview
421 S Milpas St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3645 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
2.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews great location tiled bathroom ocean view east beach walk in shower pool deck full kitchen coffee maker nice pool free parking two nights would definitely stay here again sitting area rooms are small downtown area boutique hotel the main street
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed overnight in SB with our sons 9 and 7 years. The hotel room is tiny but perfect for a quick overnight trip. It’s totally remodeled and looks fresh and hip! There is a nice clean pool. There is parking for guests. Clean pool...More

Thank Jen Ona O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our 3 night stay in a top floor corner room. Room had a small balcony with chairs and was very modern and clean. Hotel has been renovated from a basic motel to a charming boutique hotel. Breakfast (continental) was served in a small...More

Thank solyluz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

booked an ocean view king size room and very pleasant located hotel. we were only here 1 night but both felt we could have stayed longer. great location on the ocean front. comfortable room and shower fab with lovely toiletries. good parking.

Thank Oldgit12
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Really good small hotel in Santa Barbara, well located right on the beach and 15 walk from the pier. Excellent service and added little extras that were unexpected - light breakfast, coffee, fruit juice, fresh fruit, cakes and biscuit all at no additional charge. Would...More

1  Thank SPC35
Reviewed September 3, 2018

When we arrived we were greeted by a really friendly member of staff who was most helpful. On entering our room the first thing I noticed was the smell. It smelt clean and fresh (unfortunately during our trip we came across one room where the...More

1  Thank vinniecat869
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About
Description
Located just steps from Santa Barbara’s famous East Beach and within walking distance to great restaurants, the Santa Barbara Zoo, the Wharf, and the famed Funk Zone, the Blue Sands Inn is centrally More located in one of Santa Barbara’s most sought after neighborhoods. Because the Blue Sands Inn is small, we have dedicated every aspect of the hotel to the support and implementation of local artists and artisans. From the hand milled, locally felled countertops, to the custom made furniture, and unique rotating art featuring new artists each month, we are dedicated to integrating Santa Barbara’s unique, creative community into the experience of everyone who stays with us. Fulfilling our commitment to the environmental practices, we pride ourselves on having the most green and eco-friendly property possible. And of course you can bring your pets! We hope you will come stay with us and have a truly local experience! Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Golf Course
Heated pool
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
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Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$189 - US$295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Blue Sands Hotel Santa Barbara
,
Blue Sands Santa Barbara
Location
United States > California > Santa Barbara
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$189 - US$295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Blue Sands Hotel Santa Barbara
,
Blue Sands Santa Barbara
Location
United States > California > Santa Barbara
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Traveller (93)
Room & Suite (51)
Pool & Beach (13)
Dining (2)
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Questions & Answers
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scubagoose
September 29, 2018|
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Response from Sarah T | Reviewed this property |
The inn is probably a 15-20 min walk along the beach to the main Santa Barbara area where the restaurants are. We really liked the location for that reason!
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r0udak
September 26, 2016|
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Response from sillyboyz | Reviewed this property |
it's a lovely small hotel so as other traveller has said no beer,however plenty of pubs in santa Barbara selling craft beers centre is about 20 minutes walk hope this helps
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"ocean view lovely"
Oldgit12
2 weeks ago
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"probably upstairs above the pool is better"
ChrisM683
Jun. 26, 2018
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"The second level rooms have a outside sitting area with a table and 2 chairs"
kimmN3165JV
Apr. 22, 2018
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"Ask about amenities, every room is unique."
nedsbarn
Apr. 12, 2018
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