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Blue Sands Inn

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421 S Milpas St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3645 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
2.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews across the street east beach tiled bathroom ocean view nice pool full kitchen friendly receptionist walk in shower pool deck coffee maker big hotel state street free parking other guests two nights would definitely stay here again sitting area
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Reviewed yesterday

We stayed at this property in December for a birthday celebration and Wow, what an unexpected delight. Across the street from the beach with about a dozen or so rooms it couldn't have been better. Our room was spacious and equipped with a full kitchen...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank hayii
Reviewed 1 week ago

The main floor room was perfect for pet owners. The private patio allowed us to spend time outside with our dog. The location was perfect. It was near the beach and easy walking distance to the wharf and State Street. Near restaurants and a great...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank rhilder1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent 1 night here. Super clean room. Microwave, fridge. Had 2 double beds which was adequate for 2 adults and 2 teenagers. Complimentary muffins and croissants for breakfast. Pool looked lovely but too cold in December.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank lizab750
Reviewed December 5, 2018 via mobile

We were in town for a wedding that specified no kids on the invite. However spending a weekend in Santa Barbara is not something I wanted my kids (12 & 6 + our 1.5 yr old fur boy) to miss out in and also getting...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank TeangS
Reviewed December 2, 2018

Perfect little hidden spot tucked away in perfect location. Small, Quiet, extremely clean, nicely remodled property. Rooms have fireplaces and 2 have ocean views. Close to Stearns warf and State Street.. Great upscale hotel restaurant next door. Will definately make this my Santa Barbara go...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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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
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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
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Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$175 - US$555 (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
Contact Information
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$175 - US$555 (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 (98)
Room & Suite (51)
Pool & Beach (13)
Dining (2)
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scubagoose
September 29, 2018|
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Response from S4167CYsarahw | 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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"Pick a room that suits your needs. Views only from second floor."
rhilder1
1 week ago
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"ocean view lovely"
Oldgit12
Sep. 27, 2018
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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"
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Apr. 22, 2018
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