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Hotel Californian

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36 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3528
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#12 of 55 hotels in Santa Barbara
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Featuring Spanish Colonial Revival architecture and modern Moorish themed interior décor from celebrity designer Martyn Lawrence Bullard, the Hotel Californian is the new center of the Santa Barbara waterfront. Located in the heart of the Funk Zone, the Hotel Californian features paseos, gardens, fountains, open plazas and a unique rooftop pool and event deck.
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Electric vehicle charging station
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Bicycle rental
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Airport transportation
Paid private parking on-site
Car park
Wifi
Hot bath
Pool / beach towels
Rooftop pool
Pool with view
Outdoor pool
Coffee shop
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Wine / champagne
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Spa
Rooftop terrace
Baggage storage
Concierge
Non-smoking hotel
Sun terrace
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24-hour front desk
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SGuitar wrote a review Apr. 8
5 contributions1 helpful vote
Lovely view of the mountains from our room. Rated a 5* hotel but misses on a few points. Bed was comfy but sheets weren't cotton. We both get a better night's sleep with cotton sheets. A kettle in the room would've been handy. We had to buy our own teabags and use hot water from the coffee maker to brew tea. On these points, a bit pricey when compared to other 5* hotels but overall we did like it. Diffuser on the hairdryer was missing but assuming someone stole it. The room was very clean and housekeeping did a great job.
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G-Lay22 wrote a review Apr. 7
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Great stay! Rooms are wonderful, clean and comfortable. The staff is friendly, knowledgeable and accommodating. Location is perfect and close to restaurants, shops. We stay at Hotel Californian frequently and are never disappointed.
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N H wrote a review Apr. 7
Santa Barbara, California25 contributions24 helpful votes
A nice little getaway. In walking distance of the wharf and funk zone. Our room wasn’t ready on time was the only downside but the front desk was accommodating for the hassle. Other than that, we had a lovely stay. Please keep in mind, you will pay a little more due to the location but it was worth it.
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Krystal F wrote a review Apr. 5
Morgan Hill, California2 contributions
We stayed here for two nights and had a fantastic time. I loved the room and the lounge areas and the rooftop deck was beautiful! The rooms were very clean and well taken care of, and the amenities were clean and quality.
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Randy L wrote a review Apr. 4
Laguna Niguel, California7 contributions6 helpful votes
We stayed 2 days here and loved it, close to beach, restaurants and things to do. Beds are comfortable and rooms are very nice. Service can be a little slow, but overall great experience. Would highly recommend this resort.
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US$442 - US$742 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Frequently Asked Questions about Hotel Californian
Which popular attractions are close to Hotel Californian?
Nearby attractions include Reagan Ranch Center (0.2 km), Moreton Bay Fig Tree (0.4 km), and MOXI, The Wolf Museum of Exploration + Innovation (0.1 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Hotel Californian?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Hotel Californian?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Hotel Californian?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Hotel Californian?
Yes, a parking garage, paid private parking on-site, and secured parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Hotel Californian?
Conveniently located restaurants include Mony's Mexican Food, Santo Mezcal, and Loquita Santa Barbara.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Hotel Californian?
Yes, guests have access to a pool and a fitness centre during their stay.
Does Hotel Californian have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Hotel Californian offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at Hotel Californian?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Are pets allowed at Hotel Californian?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.