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Reviewed 13 October 2016

This is a lovely hotel, but very tired. The rooms are spacious and clean, but the amenities are dated. This could be a great landmark destination in the heart of Santa Maria, but it needs some serious updating. We ate breakfast in the dining room and it was good but not great for the price. The staff was friendly. We...

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Reviewed 12 October 2016

We stayed two nights and paid $209.66 upon leaving. Without tell us, they also charged our C/C another $464,49 and said it was their policy to "Over-Charge" After insisting, they said they would credit my account back the $464.49 but it could take 5 days..... When we made reservations, we asked if they charged our card before we got there...

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1Thank Lee T
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 10 October 2016

This is one of my favorite places to stay on the central coast. In fact it is one of my favorite places to stay in California. The rooms vary in size but are always charming and many with interesting celebrity history. The service has been consistently friendly and helpful. Each room has been comfortable. I try to stay at the...

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Thank elained d
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Being as this is my first time in California, I let my wife's family set the schedule regarding where we would be staying, and the first place was the Santa Maria Inn. Overall, not a bad place, though it seemed average at best. We came at the right time to have the Halloween decor out, which included a creepy looking...

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Thank James R
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

First of all, thanks to Trip Advisor, we got a lower rate. We were in the older section, which we found charming. There were stars on the doors where stars had stayed. The outdoor pool is lovely, and the place was all decorated for Halloween. It's a bit pricey for no breakfast, but otherwise we enjoyed this sweet inn.

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Thank Melody L
Anaheim, California
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Loved our room was very comfortable and had the old world charm. The room had everything that we could want. Enjoyed walking passed the other rooms and seeing the stars that had stayed there. The staff were great. We will be back in July 2017 for my nephew's wedding. They could not have picked a better place.

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Ottershaw, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here as a stop off between San Francisco and Los Angeles. I wasn't expecting much as it was a cheap one night stop over but when we arrived I was very impressed. Building is decorated in a historic style and is done very well, although the rooms could be updated a little (in fact I'm pretty sure my room...

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Thank Sean O
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 October 2016

They couldn't do enough to help you with all your needs. Breakfast in the dinning room was always excellent, hot and assortments of waffles eggs bacon Danish etc. Waiter and waitresses we extremely friendly and made suggestions Our room was fantastic .Roomy 2 queen bedroom so comfy and clean. Bathroom plenty of hot water, spotless. Everything we need was there....

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Truckee, California
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We stood in the old side of the inn it was like being in a old movie this place is wonderful ,very clean, great customer service and the price was a little pricey. But it was well worth it . It has lots of lobby space with great fire places to sit around and vist

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HistoricManager, Manager at Santa Maria Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that you were taken care of. We look forward to seeing you again!

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 19 September 2016

I like staying in the old wing. I know it's an old classic inn with a lot of history but it seems that common maintenance is missing. The place is old looking but it's also looking used and shabby. Perhaps current management needs to up their game. Next wine tasting trip I think I'll be staying elsewhere.

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HistoricManager, Manager at Santa Maria Inn, responded to this review

We are so sorry to hear that your stay with us was a disappointment. We desire for all of our guests to enjoy there stay with us and the rich history of the original inn, we will be looking into these issues so that we can continually be growing as a company. Thank you for your time.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a historic, full-service property located in the heart of Santa Maria along California's beautiful Central Coast. We offer an award-winning Garden Room Restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, an Olde English Tap Room and a Wine Cellar and Martini Bar. We also feature an on site massage therapist, heated pool and spa, sauna, fitness facility, salon and barber. We are only minutes from the Foxen Canyon Wine Trail, championship golf, beaches and shopping. Secure your reservations now or take advantage of one of our many packages. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Santa Maria Inn

Address: 801 S Broadway, Santa Maria, CA 93454-6668
Region: United States > California > Santa Maria
Price Range: $144 - $205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Santa Maria Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 164
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Also Known As:
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Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Santa Maria
#3 Romantic Hotel in Santa Maria
#3 Family Hotel in Santa Maria
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“Asked for the taller building”
 of 5 bubbles I7716PT_, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Call hotel direct for a room in the newer section.”
 of 5 bubbles 164ivav, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room in the newer side of the hotel if you want a larger room.”
 of 5 bubbles dinanorwood, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you are wanting the true experience of the history of the hotel request a room in the old section.”
 of 5 bubbles , 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Great location, not sure of which rooms might be better.”
 of 5 bubbles anitar778, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
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