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North Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 9 October 2013

Let's face it: Santa Barbara is ridiculously expensive. It's hard to find any kind of a "deal" on State Street, and I was pretty discouraged by the prices. However, Agave Inn boasted decent rates, and the reviews were wonderful. I hate to use a tacky phrase like "bang for your buck", but seriously. This place has it. First off, the...

6Thank McMidgy
White Rock, Canada
Reviewed 8 October 2013

I like a good deal, and this was it!, what a cute place, small cozy, but very basic, but that is just what the doctor ordered. we spent all our time out of the motel, down at the beach, marina, so no need for any 5 star places. But in allot of ways this hotel was a 5 star. It...

2Thank Good_time_Ahead
San Diego, California
Reviewed 24 September 2013 via mobile

This is a cute but basic motel. It kind of has a boutique hotel feel and design. The price was great compared to other places in Santa Barbara, possibly since it's located outside of downtown and away from the water. However there are quite a few restaurants and bars within a few blocks of the motel. Bed was comfortable, free...

3Thank dschulzsd
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 21 September 2013

Just stayed last night very nice staff late check out was not a problem and thank got there was no annoying house keepers trying to come in at 8:00am! Nice little continental breakfast of scones muffins fruit coffee and juice. Our room had a full kitchenett living room area and dinning table cute modern room with a Spanish twist to...

3Thank Rhodes2vacation
Sunnyvale, CA
Reviewed 11 September 2013

We loved the simple but colorful south of the border decor in our spacious, quiet 2nd floor room, which included a kitchenette well stocked with cookware & tableware. The bathroom is small but the sink deep and the shower large. All very clean and new. Multiple large windows with trees, brilliant hibiscus (?), and mountain views, and we felt very...

4Thank Saoirse48
Reviewed 3 September 2013

Our family stayed at the Agave Inn for one night in June. We were there for UCSB graduation. The rates were sky high everywhere that weekend, so I would not recommend anyone visit at that time unless they have to. Other than that, we were very pleased with Agave Inn. Our room was nicely decorated with a south of the...

3Thank pwillard
Reviewed 28 August 2013

Certainly the best motel we stayed at during our trip in the USA. Wefelt more like in a French 'chambre d'hôte' than in a motel! If you're looking after a cosy and payable motel near Santa Barbara: don't miss this one!

2Thank Arnaud B
Darwin, Australia
Reviewed 25 August 2013

We stayed at the Agave Inn in Santa Barbara on our way from Los Angeles to San Francisco. The room rate was cheap, bed was comfortable and bathroom was clean. The property also supplied bathroom amenities, parking outside your door and a small breakfast selection. There’s a few restaurants within walking distance and a few more within a 10 minute...

1Thank roundtheworldin2013
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 23 August 2013

The staff member when I checked in was friendly and welcoming. There was free parking and the wifi worked! There are several shops, cafes & restaurants within walking distance and the main area of Santa Monica was a five minute drive. Although I didn't take advantage of it, there was a small complimentary breakfast available. Would stay here again!

1Thank Loges
San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 17 August 2013

Agave Inn was perfect for our stay in Santa Barbara- it was well located, clean, and affordable. Staff was very friendly with a lot of suggestions on where to eat and what to visit. Have already recommended it to other people!

1Thank AnitaPCostaRica

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Agave Inn-a Shelter Social Club property is a small 13 room Inn. Free WiFi,continental breakfast,and Ipod players in all rooms. Conveniently located close to Earl Warren Showgrounds, Sansum Clinic, Santa Babara Municipal Golf Course and downtown. We look forward to seeing you soon! While visiting please be sure to check out our restaurant- Sama Sama Kitchen -located in beautiful downtown Santa Barbara! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Agave Inn

Address: 3222 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93105
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: $132 - $362 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Agave Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 13
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Also Known As:
Agave Hotel Santa Barbara
Agave Motel Santa Barbara
Hotel Style:
#15 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
#22 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
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“room 9 and 22 are big and have kitchens! all rooms on the second floor are quieter i.e. 20, 21, 22 and 23.”
 of 5 bubbles 891ryleec, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Upstairs room was quiet and the kitchen was very clean”
 of 5 bubbles bethd2002, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I prefer the upstairs rooms for less noise, although it's not a loud place beyond hearing street traffic during the day.”
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 of 5 bubbles cigroneta7, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“second floor”
 of 5 bubbles Wen7956, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms near the office are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles shenaid, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
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