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Harbor View Inn

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Reviewed 29 August 2013

We were booked for a week, but left after 60 hours! Hotel is old, smelly, and in desperate need of updates! We had the most expensive suite for our honeymoon thinking it was awesome based on pics we've seen on their website. Wrong wrong! Spa? Really? Where exactly is this? Fitness area? Give me a break! Old equipment, broken down...

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4Thank Sandi J
Los Angeles
Reviewed 27 August 2013

My wife and I spent a lovely weekend at the Inn. We booked an ocean view room and were not dissapointed. Room was large, and the front balcony had a beautiful view of the pier and the harbor. The fitness room was quite nice and the hotel restaurant was surprisingly good. The service was very good and responsive to our...

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Thank mollyandfamily_12
New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 21 August 2013

This is a great hotel in a great location right across the street from the beach and the pier. Our room was quite large and nicely furnished and the bathroom was very spacious. We had a large balcony, but it looked over the parking lot; but I did not pay for an ocean view room. So really nothing to complain...

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3Thank CaliforniaLori
Fillmore, California
Reviewed 17 August 2013

Wow, this was a fun stay. Right across the street from the Beach and Wharf and centrally located to walk to lots of restaurants, bars and shops. The service personal was wonderful and very helpful. We had a little balcony that we could view the ocean and harbor I dont think all the rooms have a view so I would...

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2Thank Beth M
California
Reviewed 17 August 2013

We have stayed here several times. This hotel is across from the beach, clean and has nice amenities. The lawn and pool area are great during the summer months. Easy walk to the beach and we catch the trolly across the street to head to town. Friendly, professional staff. Only thing that is missing is that the free Wi-Fi hasn't...

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1Thank puddlejumper47
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 August 2013

The Harbor View Inn was the third of four hotels we have used during our tour of Southern California, and is the unanimous favourite. Friendly staff, great pool, spacious and well maintained rooms set this place above the others. Only downside was the extremely limited choice of snacks available in he coffee shop mid-morning when we went in, but that...

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Thank Gunner706
London
Reviewed 16 August 2013

We were let down when we saw our room. It is a bit tired and dark. However reception are really lovely and helpful especially the young lady. We did mention when we left that we thought the rooms were not up to standard and were told that they have more modern rooms in the other building but they are more...

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4Thank JCMJ
Santa Monica, California
Reviewed 12 August 2013

We booked a room with two double beds, and an ocean view for our family of 4. The room is nicely decorated, very clean, and spacious. Our room 219, was facing the ocean, but a little further back than I would've liked. I just wished for the price, they would have included breakfast (like the charming places in Carmel). A...

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1Thank Aimee N
Munich, Germany
Reviewed 12 August 2013

We were very disappointed about the unfriendly and not helpful colleague at the front desk. It was not acceptable that it was not mentioned in the booking confirmation that the rooms had only 1 bed. We had booked two double rooms (together with the information of 3 persons per room) and had to find out only at arrival in the...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 9 August 2013

We just got but from our 1 night stay at Harbor View Inn, and we loved it! The staff were all very friendly and helpful. The hotel itself is in a great location and very, very well maintained. We traveled with our 10 year old son, he loved the warm pool at night and loved the hotel. It was in...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Santa Barbara's premier 4-Diamond boutique oceanfront hotel. Centrally located to the beach, downtown shops, restaurants, museums and attractions. Enjoy all of our wonderful amenities which include heated pool and jacuzzi, Full service Spa,room service, gift shop, fitness center, coffee bar and restaurant, Eladio's. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harbor View Inn

Address: 28 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: $340 - $632 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Harbor View Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 115
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Also Known As:
Harbor View Hotel Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Harbor View Inn
Harbor View Santa Barbara
Harbor View Inn Santa Barbara
Hotel Style:
#5 Spa Hotel in Santa Barbara
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
#7 Luxury Hotel in Santa Barbara
#9 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
#10 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
#11 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
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“Room 114 is ground floor, end of hallway with pool/garden and partial beach/pier views, plus very private lanai. West wing facing beach.”
 of 5 bubbles 998elizabethl, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Splurge for the ocean view. They have nice balconies with lounge chairs.”
 of 5 bubbles buytravelnotstuff, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for upper room away from corner of State St. and Cabrillo Blvd - especially in warmer weather when more populated by tourists”
 of 5 bubbles bettypon7, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“This has a nice access to the beach, and pier.”
 of 5 bubbles khosrows740, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The ocean view is best but if not available opt for a city view”
 of 5 bubbles Dellanno31, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
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