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The Historic Santa Maria Inn

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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“wine cellar”(30 reviews)
“old section”(24 reviews)
“older part”(16 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 10 May 2016

I was very pleased with my stay - even extending it 2 additional days. It was a great location for me for my business visit and very reasonably priced compared to some of the chain alternatives. The older section was definitely a little older but...More

Thank Tim H
Response from HistoricManager, Manager at The Historic Santa Maria InnResponded 25 May 2016

What a wonderful review, thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts with us! We are happy we could have you at our inn and we look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Reviewed 8 May 2016

I think I got a $91/night rate, which was $105 with taxes. I've stayed in Santa Barbara many times to visit my child who is attending UCSB. Santa Maria is about 1hour and 15 minutes north of Santa Barbara, and in a different world regarding...More

Thank mkj123
Response from HistoricManager, Manager at The Historic Santa Maria InnResponded 25 May 2016

What a delightful review of our hotel! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our hotel so much. I'm glad you discovered our inn, and in the future if you would like breakfast included with your stay we do have rates available for that....More

Reviewed 8 May 2016

You can always count on Santa Maria Inn to "do it right." Rooms are nice, service is great, location is perfect for whatever you are doing in the Santa Maria area. Lots of history - you can spend a lot of time seeing who slept...More

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Response from HistoricManager, Manager at The Historic Santa Maria InnResponded 25 May 2016

Thank you for this review of our hotel! We are so happy to hear that you enjoy all the aspects of our hotel and the history that comes along with it. We look forward to seeing you again in the future!

Reviewed 7 May 2016

There is an older section that dates back to the early 20th century, where movie stars of the day stayed on their way to the Hearst Castle. There is a list of names in the hotel guide of all the famous people who stayed here....More

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Response from HistoricManager, Manager at The Historic Santa Maria InnResponded 25 May 2016

Thank you for this review of our hotel! We enjoy this detailed review of our hotel, we are glad you were able to enjoy the charm of our property while still finding your room comfortable. We look forward to seeing you again in the future!

Reviewed 5 May 2016

The large lobby had a feel of old world history and charm that made you feel as if a group of top hat gentlemen and smartly dressed, crinoline wearing ladies would soon appear. A living history that gives a sense of stepping back in time....More

Thank George M
Response from HistoricManager, Manager at The Historic Santa Maria InnResponded 25 May 2016

Thank you for this review of our hotel! We are so delighted to hear that you enjoyed the rich history of our hotel. We look forward to seeing you again!

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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USD 106 - USD 220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Santa Maria
#2 Business Hotel in Santa Maria
#3 Romantic Hotel in Santa Maria
#3 Family Hotel in Santa Maria
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 106 - USD 220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Santa Maria
#2 Business Hotel in Santa Maria
#3 Romantic Hotel in Santa Maria
#3 Family Hotel in Santa Maria
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Jerry B
23 April 2017|
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Response from chrbat | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I am just seeing this question. If I remember correctly our rate was $175.00 for one night which included fees and taxes. We were there in October 2016.
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Rocha Rocha L
9 November 2016|
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Christine B
14 January 2015|
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Response from Preston M | Reviewed this property |
I don't have any pictures. it's not a jacuzzi but a jetted tub. Think of a regular sized bath tub with water jets, that's what they have.
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"Don't get a room over the parking structure."
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"We prefer the original rooms rather than the tower more old school and nostalgic"
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"around the Marilyn Monroe suite is quiet and peaceful!"
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"ask for a room in original building."
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