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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I was pleased to discover this quaint and recently renovated hotel. It is in a great location, very clean facility and cute ambiance. I would recommend this location for work or holiday travel. The best part was the walkability to all of Santa Barbara's amenities.

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San Luis Obispo, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friends booked me a room for the evening because we had and Valentines event at the Arlington Theatre. We needed 3 rooms and the Indigo was able to accommodate us all. Everyone was very curteous and professional. Rooms were adequate and very well designed. This will be a perfect place for an overnight stay. Also when all the surrounding renovation...

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Santa Cruz, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were on our way southwards to L.A. and spent the night at the Indigo. It could not have been more convenient. A short 5 minute walk from train depot to hotel lobby was a welcome relief as tired as I was. We had previously made reservations, had asked for a quiet room (after all, it is adjacent to the...

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Toronto, Ontario
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located in the uber-hip Funk Zone, Hotel Indigo scores high marks for location. But guests should not be allowed to use the rooms until the ludicrous shower situation is remedied. The "shower" in the hip bathroom has a curtain, but no physical wall to drain the water. Our bathroom flooded both nights, the water pooled out to the entire room,...

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Amanda G, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Dear Devo18, Thank you for providing valuable feedback following your recent stay; we appreciate your suggestions and do have a positive solution. Currently the hotel is in the process of remodeling each bathroom with a new design to greatly improve the water slope efficiency of the showers. The European standing shower bathroom size will remain compact to continue operating with...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Wonderful staff, cute room, and great location!!! The concierge was very helpful in directing us to fun local places and providing us with coupons for two for one wine tastings. Overall a really awesome experience at this hotel.

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Amanda G, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Dear annakchang33, It was our pleasure to welcome you as our guests and recommend several of our favorite eateries and wine tasting rooms; we're glad you enjoyed exploring our local neighborhood! Our staff members appreciate your comments and hope to welcome you for another great experience. Thank you for the wonderful review!

Laguna Beach, California
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We recently stayed at the beautiful , modern Hotel Indigo in Santa Barbara. 500' from the beach, pier and lots of great Resturaunt's. They had the best WiFi at 30mb up and down and have some of the nicest staff anywhere, including the valet and front desk staff. Lots of modern glass, white and grey decor and one of the...

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Morro Bay, California
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Good location for shopping, wine tasting and beach going. Room and restroom were small, but functional. Neat outdoor communal spaces on clear days/nights. Friendly and helpful staff who offered perfect suggestions.

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Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Great front desk service-- professional and personal. Ciela was awesome. She even made dinner reservations for us and the restaurant was top notch. Great location, easy to walk to stores, restaurants and the beach. Our room had a small patio off of the back side and it was quiet and clean. Finally, we took advantage of the hotel bicycles and...

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Amanda L, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Dear anggreu, Your comments are greatly appreciated and highly motivating to our staff members! Ciela was happy to make sure you made the best of your stay and experienced Santa Barbara as a local. Our Funk Zone neighborhood a is a great location to explore from; we look forward to making even more recommendations when you plan your next visit....

San Diego
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Staying at Indigo Hotels is usually a very nice experience and this hotel had everything you come to love with one exception. The peacefulness. Great staff and decent but very small rooms. Overall good stuff and under normal circumstances a great hotel in a great location. Be aware that this hotel is under a total renovation. The work is starting...

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Amanda L, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara; your comments are greatly appreciated by our staff and are helpful for future travelers. We were happy to hear you enjoyed our staff and convenient location but sorry to see we fell short in a few areas; luckily our lows are temporary...

Watsonville, California
Reviewed 21 November 2016

My birthday getaway stay at indigo hotel was very good. The hotel is covienetly located to down town and is a very modern decorated hotel. My room was very clean and had everything. The service was great! Sincerly, Alberto Barba

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Dear Alberto, Thank you for leaving us a review! We hope you had a wonderful birthday celebration and enjoyed your special getaway. Hopefully you got a chance to celebrate with some wining and dining in our local Funk Zone neighborhood. It makes us very glad to hear that you enjoyed the hotel and that we were able to provide you...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Free Internet
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara blends historic splendor with sophisticated design and offers eco-friendly, artful lodging steps from the Funk Zone, Stearns Wharf, and Urban Wine Trail. Contemporary art, colorful murals, and a plant-filled living wall grace this 41-room boutique hotel. Guest rooms feature spa-inspired showers with Aveda products and the smaller footprint characteristic of environmentally friendly lodging. Select rooms have private outdoor gardens and mountain views. Facilities include a business center, fitness room, boardroom, art library, living wall, open air lounges, and a MCASB Satellite art museum. Stay in the heart of art at Santa Barbara's hottest address! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara

Address: 121 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: $266 - $482 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara 3.5*
Number of rooms: 41
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#3 Green Hotel in Santa Barbara
#15 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#26 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
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“upstairs, ask for quiet room”
 of 5 bubbles 758edo, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms are small, go for a queen instead of King, you will have more room”
 of 5 bubbles 548sj, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“To get more space, book a room with a garden sitting area. It was worth the extra $$”
 of 5 bubbles AnneAndrews, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We had a neighbor with a dog who barked quite a bit- but we weren't bothered. No other noises-but loved our patio on the ground floor”
 of 5 bubbles amybY7093QW, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms were pretty much the same, ask for a first floor with a patio if they are available.”
 of 5 bubbles 756neilg, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
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