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Spanish Garden Inn

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Free Wifi
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Reviewed 12 October 2014 via mobile

We were recently lucky enough to stay in this lovely small hotel. We had not booked in advance and snagged the last room. We found the staff incredibly helpful and welcoming. Nothing was to much trouble to ensure a perfect stay. Our room was generous...More

Thank HKenny
Response from Brian C, General Manager at Spanish Garden InnResponded 14 October 2014

HKenny, It is great that we were able to fit you in at the last minute. I am glad you found us and enjoyed your stay. Thank you for the review. We are constantly looking for ways to improve our breakfast offerings and the almond...More

Reviewed 9 October 2014

We're just back from two weeks travelling from San Francisco to LA and New York and of all the hotels we stayed in, the Spanish Garden Inn was our favorite. We were upgraded to suite, huge and beautifully furnished,the well equipped bad-room, the beautiful outside...More

Thank Jansen100
Response from Brian C, General Manager at Spanish Garden InnResponded 10 October 2014

sander, Thank you for the compliments. We love meeting and exchanging notes with our international guests, it adds such flavor to the experience. Your review is much appreciated and Izumi and Brian say "Hi". Until next time, Brian Cogswell General Manager

Reviewed 7 October 2014

We loved this little hotel. Our Superior room, #16 overlooked the courtyard. It was quiet, nicely furnished and well outfitted with everything we needed for our quick one-night stay.The facilities are well maintained and make you feel very well taken care of. The employees here...More

Thank iamq
Response from Brian C, General Manager at Spanish Garden InnResponded 7 October 2014

iamq, One of the benefits of being a smaller property is the ability to customize service to accommodate very specific situations such as yours. Thank you for acknowledging our efforts in this regard and we appreciate the great review. We look forward to your next...More

Reviewed 6 October 2014

We're just back from two weeks travelling from LA to San Francisco and of all the hotels we stayed in, the Spanish Garden Inn was by far and away our favourite. We have such lovely memories of our gorgeous room (huge and beautifully furnished), the...More

Thank Jane S
Response from Brian C, General Manager at Spanish Garden InnResponded 7 October 2014

Jane S, I like that phrase..."constant supply of cookies".... We really enjoyed having you with us, you two were terrific and a joy to serve. Thank you for staying with us and for the wonderful review. Until next time, Brian

Reviewed 6 October 2014

The Garden Inn is a hidden gem. The hotel is located within walking distance of State Street, the Old Mission and Stearns' Wharf. The room was beautiful, grounds quaint, and service exceptional. On Friday night, the hotel hosted a wine-tasting that brought the owners and...More

Thank jwd38
Response from Brian C, General Manager at Spanish Garden InnResponded 6 October 2014

jwd, It sounds like you took full advantage of all that Santa Barbara has to offer! Thank you for the review. It was a lovely wine tasting with a great turnout and excellent wines. Happy to hear you were able to participate. We look forward...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
USD 394 - USD 668 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
#1 Green Hotel in Santa Barbara
#1 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
#2 Luxury Hotel in Santa Barbara
#5 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 394 - USD 668 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
#1 Green Hotel in Santa Barbara
#1 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
#2 Luxury Hotel in Santa Barbara
#5 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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James B
26 April 2017|
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Response from Denis V | Property representative |
Dear James, Thank you very much on your interest in our hotel. Our official swimming pool hours are 8am-8pm....we trust your consideration for nearby guest rooms after those hours. Please do not hesitate to contact us... More
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PeaceAndSerenity
19 March 2017|
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Response from JVLD | Reviewed this property |
It is a few blocks from the main area where all the restaurants and shopping are. We are seniors and it was not a problem for us The Inn is lovely. One of the nicest we have ever stayed.
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TravelGirl409
11 January 2017|
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Hello TravelGirl409, We have a treadmill, stationary bike, elliptical, yoga mats, exercise ball, and free weights ranging from 5-52.5lbs. We also have an adjustable workout bench.
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"Upstairs offers more privacy, but downstairs is good, too. And there is no elevator."
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"Room 3 overlooked the courtyard and was quiet."
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"The junior suite with the fireplace is very nice."
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"Room 6 - King Room most recently renovated"
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