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Cabrillo Inn at the Beach

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

worst experience ever!! bed bugs, homeless people on the property using the chairs and tables, and smoking too!! price should be 30 a night!! dump, dump, dump what a dump!! and again, also, they let the homeless have contintental breakfast with everyone, who is at the hotel

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have never seen so much dust and dirt in a hotel room, every corner of the structure was really dirty. The pool was very cold, the food offered for breakfast was old and split in parts. We paid a lot of money to stay in a awful place, NEVER AGAIN!

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Irvine CA
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have often stayed at the Cabrillo Inn over many years, starting back when it was $99 a night. This time we were given a room upstairs that only had a slider and a back bathroom window for air. The sun was beating on the room so they had two fans running. They have no AC. The screen door did... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for 3 nights and had a good room very clean and comfortable bed. There is no coffee makers in the rooms which is a minus but there was a fridge. We had an Ocean view which was nice. The continental breakfast was one of the best I have had. The food was very good fresh fruit, yogurts,... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

can't beat the location, or the value for the money. Friendly staff. Lots of variety at the continental breakfast. Clean and comfortable rooms. I will definitely return next time I'm in Santa Barbara.

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Sierra Vista, Arizona
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

The hotel is privately owned and managed by a family. The front desk generally had a desire to help and answer questions completely. They charge less than the chain hotels near by yet deliver a nice room. I had some very loud college women next to me; the front desk quite tactfully solved the problem minutes after I called. The... More 

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Birchington, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Stayed here for 2 nights on a driving trip down the west coast , was the worse motel we stayed in value for money it was not no Hair Dryer No air Condioning only very large fans that were extremely noisy . No Coffee making facility in fact the only good thing was the bed was comfortable and linen was... More 

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Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

This hotel is on the beach front about 3 miles south of the wharf. Hotel is clean and comfortable with free parking, wifi, and breakfast. The price increases on the weekend like all hotels in this location.

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Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

I'm being a little generous with the 'very' good rating as i would say this is good but wouldn't be fair to say just average. It's a nice location and i liked the pool. However the room is fairly basic and what let it down is the air con. It was a fan in the room which was incredibly noisey.... More 

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Centennial, Colorado
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Reviewed 1 October 2016

The Best coffee in SB is served at this hotel for their continental breakfast!!!! Quiet, tight parking, and easy in and out, as well as close to the beach and the city college. Beautiful room, my only wish is for thicker pillows! The staff - Dan is incredible and friendly and loves his job. He makes ya want to come... More 

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Cabrillo Inn at the Beach

Address: 931 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, CA 93103
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: $158 - $293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 43
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Also Known As:
Cabrillo Inn At The Beach Hotel Santa Barbara
Cabrillo Hotel Santa Barbara
Cabrillo Motel Santa Barbara
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#14 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
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“Tell them what is important to you when you make the reservation; they will give you a full summary of what is available.”
 of 5 bubbles Firehousecat, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Avoid west facing rooms since there is no AC”
 of 5 bubbles L6953YVpaull, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
“they have 3 floors with actual ocean view rooms, 3rd floor is best”
 of 5 bubbles babya71, 26 May 2016 | Read review
“Dinner at the FishHouse was excellent”
 of 5 bubbles 804chuck, 3 May 2016 | Read review
“This close to the beach, get a full ocean view on the second floor.”
 of 5 bubbles DunerAK, 2 Feb 2016 | Read review
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