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Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara

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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Alright. So I really have to weigh in on this hotel. According to many previous reviews, this place isn't a good place to stay at. I'm going to call BS on them all. Hotel Indigo was an excellent stay. They have taken the historic building they occupy and turned it into a unique experience. From the art-filled lobby to the...

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

Dear Marc M, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a detailed review. We truly appreciate all the kind and positive feedback you have provided us with. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Our hotel is truly unique in all ways possible. As you have already mentioned, the historical foundation of...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 17 June 2016

I love this location as I am usually in Santa Barbara on business, however there are several great restaurants within walking distance, and if one had time to head to the beach, that would be very convenient as well! The rooms, although not super-spacious, have all the amenities one would need, including a nice coffee machine and the bed is...

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

Dear raffaellam638, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review! We truly appreciate all of your kind words. Since we tend to have a lot of business travelers stay with us throughout the year, we try our best to make our hotel feel like home away from home. Life on the road isn't easy, but with all...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 16 June 2016

I always like to stay here when I'm in town. Beautiful, clean, new rooms close to the beach and close to the funk zone. I love the modern renovation in the historic building. This is the easiest hotel to walk to from the train station! A great plus.

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

Dear michaelhJ4813DR, Thank you for leaving us a review! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Being located next to the Amtrak is a huge benefit because it allows our car-free travelers to arrive easily and quickly without any complication. It also allows us to support our eco-friendly mission of leaving less of an...

Libertyville, Illinois
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Somehow I had 5 rooms booked instead of one! Hotel graciously understood that as a single person this was an error. Rooms were small but the hotel is so centrally located it more than made up for it. Amenities were top notch. Just wander for breakfast. State street has it all.

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

Dear OkeyDokey1956, Thank you for leaving us a review! I'm sorry to hear that you faced an error with your reservation. When these rare occurrences take place, we try our best to smooth out the error as quickly and efficiently as possible. We appreciate your patience and your understanding. However, we are happy to hear that you enjoyed the hotel...

Truckee, California
Reviewed 14 June 2016

This hotel is an awesome location only a block from the beach and only a few blocks from restaurants and shops. Rooms are really nice and modern. Staff is extremely friendly! They even have bikes you can ride around! We will definitely stay here next time we are in Santa Barbara!

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

Dear emilypU8097FA, Thank you for leaving us an awesome review! We really appreciate all of your kind words. It makes us very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and even got to take advantage of our complimentary bike rentals. There is nothing better than riding through our little seaside town and feeling the salty, warm air on your...

Escondido, California
Reviewed 13 June 2016

This was a fun modern style hotel. One block away from the ocean. They did not have a restaurant that you got discount coupons for restaurants nearby. Also they had bikes to use to go around on the beach. Directly down the street from the pier, and it was a lovely property. Parking is valet only so be prepared.

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Dear Kathryn C, Thanks for leaving us a review! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Our prime location makes it easy to explore different parts of town. Whether you want to walk to the beach, or walk to the downtown shopping area, they are both within a close proximal range. We also offer restaurant coupons, as...

Marina del Rey
Reviewed 13 June 2016

The Staff including Alexis, Ciela and Heidi were are tremendous. Hotel is right next to the beach and tons of restaurants. This hotel and the Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara are the only hotels I stay at when I'm in Santa Barbara to play golf at Sandpiper, Glen Annie and go sky diving at Sky Dive Santa Barbara which is...

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

Dear gobuffs7, Thank you for leaving us a review! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We will be sure to let our staff members know that they are doing a great job and to keep up the great work. Our staff works incredibly hard to make sure that all of our guests' needs are completely...

ventura
Reviewed 6 June 2016

This is a wonderful boutique hotel located on State Street but more so within the Funk Zone; where there are dozens of wineries and breweries steps from the hotel. The hotel itself is modern and sleek. Upon check in we were greeted with wine and cheese for their daily happy hour. the staff is young, vibrant and helpful. We were...

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

Dear erin_houle, First of all, congratulations on your anniversary! Second of all, we are so happy to hear that we were able to make your stay both special and memorable. We try our very best to make sure that whenever our guests are celebrating a special occasion, such as yours, we are able to add an extra special touch to...

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 5 June 2016

i stayed at this property for one night during my business trip. The hotel is located centrally, is clean and has valet parking. The hotel had upgraded my room to a garden room, which had a patio. The staff were very helpful. Only comment I have is that room was little small for me, however, overall it is a nice...

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

Dear MonsoonPhoto2014, Thank you for leaving us a review! We appreciate your feedback and are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We have a lot of business travelers stay with us throughout the week, so our goal is to make sure that they feel as if they are staying at their home away from home. Hopefully you got...

Sacramento, California
Reviewed 5 June 2016

The room was smaller than average, but very comfortable, clean, and classy. The door opened to a patio, which made it feel larger. The staff was very welcoming and helpful. I would definitely stay there again if I'm in the Santa Barbara area.

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Dear jminne76, Thank you for leaving us a positive review! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Although our rooms are on the smaller side, we furnish them with contemporary amenities in order to ensure the complete comfort of our guests. The private patios are also incredibly nice to enjoy a glass of wine in the...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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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 St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3529
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: $305 - $532 (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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Hotel Style:
#3 Green Hotel in Santa Barbara
#15 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#26 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
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“Stay elsewhere during renovations”
ZippyPinhead, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“upstairs, ask for quiet room”
758edo, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms are small, go for a queen instead of King, you will have more room”
548sj, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“To get more space, book a room with a garden sitting area. It was worth the extra $$”
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”
amybY7093QW, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
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