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    Santa Barbara Inn

    901 E Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3642
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    Overview
    • Excellent72%
    • Very good19%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “ocean view” (14 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Tennis Court
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    11 - 15 of 142 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    For our wedding anniversary we headed up the coast to one of our favorite cities, Santa Barbara. For the past few years we have been watching the renovation of the Santa Barbara Inn on Cabrillo Blvd. Well the dust is gone and the renovation is...More

    1  Thank Gelder929
    Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

    We went on our honeymoon and although we got a standard room with king bed, the location, the hotel itself and its charm made our experience really good. However, as part of our honeymoon They let one champagne bottle and some cookies but no champagne...More

    Thank Elena M
    Reviewed 11 August 2017

    I was lucky to grow up in Goleta; and we used to love to venture to East Beach and go to Don the Beachcombers at the Santa Barbara Inn. It was truly a local favorite spot. After a complete renovation, the Santa Barbara Inn has...More

    Thank Jami O
    Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here for 2 nights and thoroughly enjoyed it. Lovely big rooms, clean with everything you need. The breakfast was good for free but other food was delicious, especially the desserts! The only reason I didn't give a 5 was because staff weren't as attentive...More

    Thank Samantha H
    Reviewed 9 August 2017

    You'd expect more at this price point. One model for short term financial success is to take a lovely property, charge premium rates, and then cut back on staff. The management at the Santa Barbara Inn seems to have embraced this model, rather than staff...More

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    About
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    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 276 - USD 616 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #5 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 69
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    • California >
    • Santa Barbara
    • Also Known As
    • Santa Barbara Hotel Santa Barbara
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    dab4him
    5 August 2017|
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    Response from | Reviewed this property |
    I don't believe so. The Fess Parker, which is on the same beach frontage road, is. The Four Seasons Biltmore is also pet friendly
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    Glenn t
    4 March 2017|
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    Response from EMP711 | Reviewed this property |
    I am unsure, but I do recall seeing a guest with a dog in the hall.
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    Room Tips
    "Quieter on the side of the building which does not have the pool and restaurant."
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    "try to get a corner room! They are huge! And of course try to get a ocean view if it is available."
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    "Our room overlooked the car park but you could also see the mountains and the balcony was brilliant."
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    "Can't beat an ocean view with the balcony."
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