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Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort

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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good30%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“fess parker”(705 reviews)
“across the street”(363 reviews)
“ocean view”(211 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star Hotel
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Special Offer: Double Points, Every Stay
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All reviewsfess parkeracross the streetocean viewdouble treebreakfast buffetwarm cookiestennis courtsstate streetnice propertybeautiful groundsmain buildingrooms are largenice pooleast beachfire pitwine tastingroad trip
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This hotel is fine, but we were extremely displeased with the checkout policy... One of our party got sick, and it would have helped a lot if we had been permitted to retain one of our two rooms for an extra half hour. But our...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I and two teenagers stayed two nights at this hotel in early June. We were really impressed with the hotel and loved the Disney connection(actor Fess Parker used to own this hotel) and that the hotel still pays an homage to his...More

Thank ggsnowwhite
Response from FPDTR, Guest Relations Manager at Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront ResortResponded 1 week ago

ggsnowwhite - On behalf of the entire staff at Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort, thank you for giving us the opportunity to serve you and your family. We are delighted to know you enjoyed the large guestrooms, the new design and our fantastic location. Thank...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We recently stayed here for a work/anniversary trip. They’ve completely renovated the main lobby areas and working on others. If you’ve stayed here before it’s now so fresh and inviting. The staff is extremely friendly and helpful starting with their manager Michael. High praise to...More

1  Thank Trevor G
Response from FPDTR, Guest Relations Manager at Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront ResortResponded today

Trevor G - Thank you for selecting our resort for your work/anniversary trip in Santa Barbara and the great review! We are grateful for your business and for the wonderful compliments for Michael and Dave. It was a pleasure to serve you.

Reviewed 5 days ago

I had read that renovations had started in October of 2017. I feel that for the price that we were charged, the property itself should've reflected the nightly rate. I was really disappointed with the design. Santa Barbara is known for it's Spanish charm. While...More

1  Thank GypsyGrl77
Response from FPDTR, Guest Relations Manager at Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront ResortResponded 4 days ago

GpsyGrl77 - After reading so many wonderful compliments on Tripadvisor from our recent guests, it is very disappointing to learn that the renovation did not meet your expectations and apologize for the service issues you mention. Thank you for taking the time to post a...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

We just hosted a wedding at this resort and it didn't disappoint! The property is beautiful with a recent major update in the rooms and main areas, the bar is spacious, the location is perfect near the beach, and our mountain view room had a...More

Thank Karla V
Response from FPDTR, Guest Relations Manager at Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront ResortResponded 4 days ago

Karla V - On behalf of the entire Hilton Santa Barbara Resort team, thank you for selecting our resort as the venue for the wedding. The team truly enjoyed serving you and your guests. They are thrilled to know you enjoyed the special day, the...More

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About
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$312 - US$661 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#9 Spa Hotel in Santa Barbara
#10 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#11 Luxury Hotel in Santa Barbara
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
#25 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$312 - US$661 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#9 Spa Hotel in Santa Barbara
#10 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#11 Luxury Hotel in Santa Barbara
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
#25 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (992)
Room & Suite (353)
Pool & Beach (45)
Dining (24)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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Jennifer A
May 4, 2018|
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Response from justinkuj | Reviewed this property |
I'm not certain there is but the drive from LAX is nice up the coast depending on what time you fly in. It would most likely be cheaper to rent as well.
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STACIA A
March 3, 2018|
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Response from cmkr1969 | Reviewed this property |
I believe several of the ocean view buildings are done, including the one we were in, which was the Dahlia. If you inquire with the front desk, I'm sure they can help you ensure that you are nowhere near the construction... More
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Jason C
November 6, 2017|
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Response from Maria R | Reviewed this property |
They should be but check at least 1 month prior to verify. Get name of person you talked to n date n time. Also you can probably Che k on website.
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Room Tips
"Rooms are really dark, if you like that sort of thing."
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"First floor has a nice patio, upstairs have smaller balconies."
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"Right next to the beach."
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"For quiet, suggest a room in a building away from the pool area."
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