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Hotel Californian

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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
5 Star accommodation
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30 Sep.1 Oct.
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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About
Description
Combining California Spanish Colonial architecture and Moorish inspired interior designs from celebrity designer Martyn Lawrence Bullard, the Hotel Californian features paseos, gardens, fountains, open ...More plazas and a unique rooftop pool and event deck. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Electric Vehicle Charging Station
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Hotel Style
Spa
,
On the Beach
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Spa
,
On the Beach
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
121
Price range
USD 466 - USD 921 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > California > Santa Barbara
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Traveller (90)
Room & Suite (55)
Dining (11)
Pool & Beach (7)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
Reviews (126)
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Hotel Californian is well located and housed in beautiful building but unfortunately it is completely let down but its bumbling and totally incompetent staff. Our stay did not begin well. Hotels.com completely misrepresented our suite by describing it as having an ocean view. (We...More

Thank 342robby
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been staying at the hotel for one day now, still here for a couple more. On my honeymoon with my wife. First of, Santa Barbara in itself is just an amazing place for a couple of days visiting. Second, this hotell is probably one of...More

Thank Patrik S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was a luxurious oasis during our road trip down the Pacific coast. Their hospitality from when we arrived until when we left Santa Barbara was excellent without being overbearing. The rooms were large, extremely comfortable and had an interesting art deco/North African style....More

Thank Tara_and_Franck
Response from KristinaE658, Director of Rooms at Hotel CalifornianResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Tara_and_Franck for your wonderful feedback! We are thrilled you had such an amazing time with us and were able to enjoy all the amenities we offer at Hotel Californian. We look forward to seeing you in the near future.

Reviewed 1 week ago

It was only a short stay on a road trip with my adult son, but this hotel hit all the right notes as far as service, hospitality, design and location. The staff was warm and friendly beyond compare. The bathrooms were roomy and well appointed....More

Thank mg87
Response from KristinaE658, Director of Rooms at Hotel CalifornianResponded 5 days ago

Thank you mg87 for your wonderful feedback! We are delighted you and your son enjoyed your visit at Hotel Californian and we look forward to seeing you in the near future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

enjoyed two nights here. Rooms were comfortable and interesting design if not a bit over the top. The location near wine rooms, shops, restaurants, and the beach is perfect for our first time in SB. The other upscale hotels are further afield. All the staff...More

Thank Tdiddy23
Response from KristinaE658, Director of Rooms at Hotel CalifornianResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Tdiddy23 for staying with us at Hotel Californian. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your time in Santa Barbara and do apologize for any inconvenience you experienced with Room Service and Pool. We do hope to welcome you back in the near...More

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Shannon R
24 June 2018|
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Response from Crashbpm2 | Reviewed this property |
It isn't on the beach. One or two blocks away. Towel and chairs avail at pool of course.
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Chi-Lan L
4 October 2017|
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Response from bculbreth | Property representative |
Hotel Californian is pet friendly. There is a $150 pet fee per stay.
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Room Tips
"The rooms do not have ocean views."
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"Ask for sea-side/ocean view on the 3rd floor. It is stunning."
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"ask for a balcony with an ocean view"
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"We were in a Granada King in the South building on the 2nd floor.."
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