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Avania Inn of Santa Barbara

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  • Average25%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
2.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewsstate streetfree parkingwalking distance to the beachsmall poolcomfortable bedwould stay againclean roomsstayed here for one nightfree breakfastpool and hot tubnice breakfastacross the streetroom was largefresh fruitroad tripsamanthablock
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Reviewed 28 July 2012

Unfriendly and impatient staff. But, worse than this, grounds, facility and rooms were not as I would expect for a $250+ room. Room smelled, was old, cheap, and had beat-up furniture. Broken and dis-repaired bathroom fixtures. Small and ugly room. All around, a bad experience....More

Thank JR0222Carlsbad
Reviewed 19 July 2012

Very nice room with all you need for one or a couple of nights in Santa Barbara. The furniture was new (unlike many of the motels), comfortable bed. The lady from the reception was understanding and helpful. We were very late for the check-in due...More

Thank adam h
Reviewed 12 July 2012

From Santa Monica we travelled north to Santa Barbarba and stayed at the Avania Inn for 1 night. The room was basic but clean and comfortable. Shower not very powerful. It was handy for the beach and marina but quiet a walk to the town...More

1  Thank Kevlancs50
Reviewed 10 July 2012

Avania is a renovated motor lodge set-up. As other reviewers note, its best feature is location - less than a five minute walk from the west end beaches and marina and a short walk or bike ride from State Street, the wharf and other nearby...More

1  Thank aztraveler02
Reviewed 9 July 2012

First, the great bits...free parking, substantial breakfast included, clean rooms, comfortable beds and excellent location. Friendly staff (especially Samantha) willing to accommodate and try and please within parameters. Wi-fi access provided and the rooms are good size and functional. As far as SB hotels go...More

3  Thank ASHinLA
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
Microwave
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Outdoor pool
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USD 130 - USD 337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#14 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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USD 130 - USD 337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#14 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
Room types
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Response from Ruggero57 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is in the bathroom
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Heidisjo
27 July 2016|
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Response from mike c | Reviewed this property |
There's two floors. No elevator but the ground floor is level access from the car park.
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Cindy T
29 May 2016|
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Response from Tom S | Reviewed this property |
Can't recall for sure, but I'm sure they did. Given the classy nature of the place, I think I'd remember if they didn't.
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"We had a room on a higher floor and it worked well for us"
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"Check the A/C noise level before you unpack otherwise request another room"
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