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Fresno, California
Reviewed 24 August 2012

I am writing this review to WARN anyone considering staying at this dilapidated, unsafe and unsanitary DUMP that is called the Villa Rose Inn, Santa Barbara. The rooms and surrounding areas of the Inn were filthy. Items in the room were either broken or not working at all. 1. There was insufficient lighting; the main source of light, a standing...

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6Thank Angela0830
san luis obispo,ca
Reviewed 7 August 2012

The photos on line do not represent the current conndition of this hotel. The entire outside is in need of paint and repair. Weeds are growing between the tiles in the courtyard area and the landscaping, in general, is unkept. As you step in the main entrance you are met with dirty burgundy carpet on the stair case and old,...

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3Thank nita b
Novato
Reviewed 2 August 2012

This was a wonderful place with charm, it was not the Hilton, but that wasn't what we were looking for. I wanted a small friendly place. Very romantic place. Just across the street from the beach. Breakfast was much more then expected.

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Thank Kevin J
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 7 July 2012

Doing the west coast touristy drive, stopped for an overnighter at SB. Was recommended the villa rosa inn by the tourist bureau. Found it to be a quaint little establishment. nice warm comfortable rooms, nice breakfast, nice afternoon wine and cheese, great location, and room was a reasonable price. Smallish bathroom etc. Not the Hyatt but with its own charms....

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Thank NadsNDave
Sausalito
Reviewed 25 June 2012

This place was a disaster. Horrible customer interactions and old smelly rooms for $300+ per night. A Real Rip Off. Planned to stay longer and checked out early (a real disappointment....) This hotel reflects badly on the whole Santa Barbara experience. You might do better picking a different destination all together.

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7Thank Brad S
studio city california
Reviewed 23 June 2012

it is unbelievable the type of people coming into this establishment. they are loud, drunk, and unruly most of the time, screaming and carrying on like apes. i cannot believe anyone with a brain would stay here. hookers down the street as well!

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5Thank deborah796
Reviewed 22 June 2012

This was our third stay at this hotel. It was the first time we stayed in the cottages, which I have to admit were lovely. At 5pm they have free wine and cheese which was absolutely superb. There was a good choice at the continental breakfeasts in the morning and the ladys on reception were super helpfull.

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rocklin
Reviewed 14 May 2012

Stayed 2 nights in room #17. When we arrived, the Inn's outward appearance is quaint and inviting. Once inside, the lobby area was cozy and nicely appointed. After checking in, we proceeded to climb the interior stairs towards our room. There was an ever increasing feeling that the Inn was well worn and in need of maintenance work. This became...

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3Thank mark m
bellflower
Reviewed 23 April 2012

description on line including pictures were misleading. The staff was less then friendly and the overall inn was dark, cold, and very noisy. The wine and cheese reception was terrible with cheap wine and less than adequate food choices. It was not a lobby that you wanted to hang out at. Would not recommend nor would I stay there again....

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3Thank runnerhigh
Los Angeles
Reviewed 1 April 2012

This was a decent stay for a decent price. The cottages are next to the inn and aren't amazing but are decent. For the price, the location can't be beat. You're RIGHT next to State St and the beach. The cottage itself is nice. Has a room heater and a fridge + microwave. It even has a nice little deck....

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Villa Rosa Inn

Address: 15 Chapala St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3507
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: $234 - $459 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Villa Rosa Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 18
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Also Known As:
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Two story rooms on the street side have views to mist covered mountains in the morning. Rooms over the pool have a nice aspect.”
 of 5 bubbles 857DanielleS, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 9...2nd story on the end. It's spacious, quiet, and comfortable, with lots of windows and an ocean view.”
 of 5 bubbles suear2016, 9 May 2016 | Read review
“room #6 upstairs (annex)”
 of 5 bubbles wolfgangk216, 27 Feb 2016 | Read review
“WE had a larger room with the small kitchenette which was nice.”
 of 5 bubbles catherinee523, 3 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Avoid the courtyard if you 're looking for peace and quiet”
 of 5 bubbles 961darrenp, 2 Nov 2015 | Read review
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