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Briarcliff Manor, NY
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful three nights here. Our two sons joined us, one with his wife, the other with his girlfriend, so we had three rooms altogether. Each was spacious, clean and well appointed. The grounds are clean with a comfortable sitting area and you are but a block and a half from the beach. Upon arriving at your room...

Thank PeteZebra
Franklin, Tennessee
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

Sought last minute overnight accommodations in Santa Barbara through Trip Advisor and was not disappointed. Simply put, my husband said, "If I could design the perfect hotel/inn/vacation rental, this would be it." Every detail had been well thought out - kudos to an amazing staff! If in SB, stay here.

Thank Q-Z-Sue
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 12 January 2016

We arrived to this hotel after 5 weeks of travelling, having stayed at many beautiful hotels around the USA & Mexico. The room(no 9) was small, over cluttered with furniture, the bathroom was so tiny you couldn't turn around. There is a clock on the wall with a loud ticking noise, Why??? What hotel has ticking clicks in this day...

1Thank gnilwod19
TheHarborHouseInn, Owner at Harbor House Inn, responded to this review

Dear Gnilwod19, As owner of the Harbor House Inn, I was saddened to read about your unpleasant stay, the second 1 star review since I opened my business in 2004. With the majority of reservations being booked via the internet, photos with detailed descriptions and amenities are outlined for each room or studio. Number 10, the room that was selected...

Reviewed 11 January 2016

We love Santa Barbara and we love Harbor House Inn! We only booked one night as we on our way back to Canada. Wish we had stayed longer! As soon as we drove into the courtyard with its big beautiful palm tree, we were in love with place. Very appealing visually and it only got better. Friendly, welcoming staff. Well...

Thank multiberry
Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

The grandiose 116A Suite is wonderfully international, it is spacious, offers parking next to the suite, a well equiped kitchen, a bath and a walk in closet. We have visited five star hotels with less luxury. You will enjoy being one step away from the traffic on the Caprillio coast boulevard.

Thank Niels J
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Great little inn with a friendly staff. The rooms have charm and are quite spacious with fully equipped kitchens. Welcoming basket was amazing with fruit, juices and banana bread. Nice towels and toiletries. Love the location a block from the beach and a short walk to restaurants, shops and wine tasting. Even downtown Santa Barbara is within walking distance. Enjoyed...

1Thank BartLasVegas_Nevada
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 December 2015

This is recommended for a stay I Santa Barbara as it is very close to the sea and pier. No need for transport from here just a short stroll brings you to all that you need here. The rooms are very clean and tidy with all you need in them •Cable TV with HBO •DVD Player •Refrigerator •Assorted Teas, Fresh...

Thank Jackie D
Reviewed 21 December 2015 via mobile

Nice studio with a lot of space. Sofa in the room, table, kitchen, dressing and cute bathroom with plenty towels and bath robe. My room was at 120$ - fair price You can also borrow for free bike and locker to enjoy the city! The welcoming was good !

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 20 December 2015

We stayed here for 1 night during our drive down the Pacific Coast Highway. Our greeting was warm & friendly, with Paul, the Manager on duty offering tips on dining options. Our room was upgraded,& was in fact a small 1 bedroom apartment. The room was quiet, clean & well appointed. The hotel itself was located a short walk to...

Thank dstrash
Reviewed 7 December 2015

I would definitely stay here again. I loved the welcome basket, the bicycles, the excellent location and above all the friendly staff - especially Tanya and Paul. They both gave me helpful recommendations. Thanks for a wonderful visit!

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
17 One-of-a-kind studios with kitchens located one short block from West Beach nestled between Stearn's Wharf & the Santa Barbara Harbor. Room amenities include free wireless internet access & local phone calls and complimentary use of 3-speed cruising bicycles. Beach chairs, towels & umbrellas are also available at no charge. For guests enjoying 2 or more nights, a complimentary Welcome Breakfast Basket is included upon arrival. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harbor House Inn

Address: 104 Bath St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3805
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: $305 - $569 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Harbor House Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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Also Known As:
Harbor House Hotel Santa Barbara
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#2 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
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“Room 6 was spacious and excellent.”
cavebearagain, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Pick this room! It is fabulous. You won't be disappointed.”
Conrad0628, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We enjoyed Room 3 this trip but last time stayed in 116 and it was very nice too. I bet they all are.”
cathylynnjohnson, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“For a larger room choose from the 100 level selection but we stayed in room 8 this time and liked it very well.”
136maryu, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room 10 is cosy but small.”
Bellaroo, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
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