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Best Western Beachside Inn

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Poway, United States
Reviewed 16 May 2016

We have stayed multiple times at this hotel since my son attended SBCC the past 2 years. it was always a reasonable rate and decent quality. This time, the rate was very high, $750 for 2 nights, 2 adults because it was SBCC's graduation. The TV didn't work, the sheets were very rough like they were washed with towels. there...

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BeachsideGM, General Manager at Best Western Beachside Inn, responded to this review

Hi Lori, So Glad you still love us, but more SORRY about the construction noise! It is and was inevitable and unfortunately we are still going through a little more for just a few more days. Please come back some and you'll see the same old fun place you were used to, and alot more! HJRobbins - GM

Orangevale, United States
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Do not stay at this motel unless you want a front row seat to urban homeless people squatting around the facility. Perhaps the politically correct could have a convention here. Even better, skip the motel, and roll out some newspaper and claim your own piece of beachfront property.

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BeachsideGM, General Manager at Best Western Beachside Inn, responded to this review

Hi Richard, Our pool construction is virtually over. We were and are notifying all arrivals in advance and at check in of the potential of so noise. I'm sorry if the information was not provided to you in a timely manner. As for the homeless issue, I feel that can be on ongoing debate, so I choose not to address...

Sisters, United States
Reviewed 11 May 2016

The hotel is old but is very well taken care of. The location is fantastic walking distance to many restaurants and activities. We really enjoyed the pool. Across from a park plus walking paths along the ocean. Pet friendly and a good price for a Santa Barbara hotel with this kind of location.

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BeachsideGM, General Manager at Best Western Beachside Inn, responded to this review

Hi Dolores, Thanks for all your kind comments! Hoping you get a chance to visit us again soon! HJRobbins - GM

San Diego
Reviewed 5 May 2016

We had an excellent experience here. We've stayed at many Best Westerns over the years. This one was one of the best we've stayed at. Located just steps from the pier and ocean. Within walking distance to town, although there is a shuttle service available.

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BeachsideGM, General Manager at Best Western Beachside Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your kind words. We're trying hard to make all our guest stays memorable. HJRobbins - GM

Grass Valley, California
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Lovely hotel room with a view of the harbor. The building has been refurbished from when we were last there. It is most obvious in the rooms. Enjoyed our experience at this hotel. Could see both the sunrise and sunset from our small balcony.

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BeachsideGM, General Manager at Best Western Beachside Inn, responded to this review

Thanks Barbara for the kudos. Our major refurbishing is just beginning. I hope you can come back soon and see more of what we are doing! See you soon! HJRobbins - GM

Cottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 April 2016

We loved this hotel the location was perfect, the rooms were spacious and clean and the staff were pleasant and helpful. The only downside was that we only stayed one night !!! Santa Barbara is a wonderful vibrant place, we are currently on a California road trip and this so far was one of the highlights of our trip. Thank...

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BeachsideGM, General Manager at Best Western Beachside Inn, responded to this review

Thanks guys! Glad we could help make Santa Barbara memorable for you. Safe travels.! HJR - GM

State College, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Hotel was pretty nice. The rooms were newer, bathrooms could have used some cosmetic work but they were perfectly fine to use. If you get a harbor view room the balconies look right at the water with a few trees in the way, very nice for the price. Location was perfect for walking around the harbor and wharf. If you...

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BeachsideGM, General Manager at Best Western Beachside Inn, responded to this review

You're right! Our location is perfect! Glad you enjoyed us! HJRobbins - GM

Santa cruz de la sierra, bolivia
Reviewed 25 April 2016

The location is convenient, a few blocks away from state st. and the pier. The room was nice and clean and it does include continental breakfast at the lobby which was ok. The staff are really nice people and they can help you with maps and info about the city.

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BeachsideGM, General Manager at Best Western Beachside Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for recognizing our fantastic staff. How could they not make our guests happy, after all, we work on the waterfront in Santa Barbara. How lucky can we get!!! HJRobbins - GM

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 25 April 2016

The place is clean and good value for money. We generally chose not to stay at Best Western hotels during our trip due to their bad reviews however this one got good reviews and rightly so. A great location at a decent price. Good service and satisfactory breakfast. I would recommend this to travellers on a budget.

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BeachsideGM, General Manager at Best Western Beachside Inn, responded to this review

Hi Truman, That's how we do it at the Beachside Inn. There is nothing normal or average about US here on the Beautiful Santa Barbara Waterfront. Thank you HJRobbins - GM

La Jolla, California
Reviewed 24 April 2016

Non-functioning toilet, ceiling fan, bathroom light and HVAC during a heatwave. Hotel did not provide service to fix problems on the weekend. The manager was great but did not come in until Monday, the day we left.

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BeachsideGM, General Manager at Best Western Beachside Inn, responded to this review

Hi Nancy, Sorry again about that little fiasco you went through. Thanks for booking the return trip. We'll see you soon! HJRobbins - GM

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Beachside Inn, perfectly located just across the street and a few minutes walking distance from the harbor, pier and beaches of Santa Barbara. From our fantastic location, you can also enjoy a beautiful walk to "downtown" Santa Barbara, and experience all our world class dining and shopping. And to make life even easier, the Santa Barbara beachfront/downtown electric shuttle is available at our front door if you're planning to have an even more relaxing day while visiting. Our 60 room hotel will be sure to offer you the quaint charm, which represents Santa Barbara's essence. But we also offer some of the most modern conveniences. From our very hi-speed internet, to a fabulous continental breakfast and the latest in air conditioning / heating systems, we are all confident you will have a memorable visit here in Santa Barbara all handled by our fabulous staff.We look forward to welcoming all of you to our wonderful littleescape by the sea in beautiful Santa Barbara. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Best Western Beachside Inn

Address: 336 W Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3855
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: $231 - $593 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Best Western Beachside Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Best Western Beachside Hotel Santa Barbara
Best Western Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Best Western
Hotel Style:
#6 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
#13 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
#17 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
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“Visit during the week when rates are lower, and splurge for a view balcony overlooking the bay.”
bsimosd, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“Pay the extra for the ocean side and the park side tends to be noisy from the park across the street. Garden side is OK, but no view.”
sausco, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The rooms with the park view were fine, don't splurge on the harbor view.”
  • Beds, room 205
  • View of park across Castillo Street from room balcony
  • Peek of the ocean from parkside room
thejoyciecat, 7 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Balcony facing the harbour has a great view.”
mansard1819, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If you are on the ground floor expect to hear people moving around above you.”
PurdieParks, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
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