We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Simpson House Inn

Save
Share
Traveller (297)
Room & Suite (294)
Dining (35)
Overview
121 E Arrellaga St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-1903 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Suites
5 Star accommodation
Reviews (640)
Filter reviews
602 results
Traveller rating
531
45
18
7
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
531
45
18
7
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsthe main housesun roomgreenwich cottageparlor roomhors d'oeuvres and winecarriage roomtack roomwrap around porchstate streetgarden cottagethe cottageswood burning fireplacebreakfast deliveredbed and breakfastafternoon winecookiesbeautiful grounds
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 602 reviews
Reviewed today

Very Good, this location was excellent and I cant praise this Home & their people (employees) enough. they made it friendly and warm all the amenities were perfect the main street and transportation was close by.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank Curious273988
Reviewed yesterday

I've stayed at many B&B's over the years, but nothing as wonderful as the Simpson House Inn. I strongly recommend this inn over any of the others in Santa Barbara. Cozy, elegant, friendly staff, great food...just all around a wonderful experience. We cannot wait to...More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank juliebX5105JM
Reviewed 2 days ago

I was really excited to stay overnight at this highly rated B&B , but too bad it was not what I was expecting. We were greeted very nicely, the gardens are beautiful , and the Garden Room looked pretty . But the toilet was dirty...More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank elzand5
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the lovely rooms and cottages to the lush green grounds to the world class breakfast to the outstanding evening wine tasting and hors d'oeuvres, the Simpson House exemplifies the outstanding American bed and breakfast experience. The SHI is nestled in the heart of beautiful...More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank MrAndMrsJames040315
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow. What an amazing hotel. We were made to feel like friends as soon as we arrived and the staff were always on hand to help out if we needed anything. The hotel is in a good location and close to the main shopping area...More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank mattyp_8411
View more reviews
About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Spa
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$ 347 - US$ 649 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Simpson House Hotel Santa Barbara
Location
United States > California > Santa Barbara
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$ 347 - US$ 649 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Simpson House Hotel Santa Barbara
Location
United States > California > Santa Barbara
Photos
Traveller (297)
Room & Suite (294)
Dining (27)
Pool & Beach (1)
Restaurants and Bars (PRE-RENOVATION) (8)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 53 hotels in Santa Barbara
Presidio Motel
299 reviews
.22 km away
La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara Downtown
580 reviews
.29 km away
Orange Tree Inn
397 reviews
.56 km away
The Upham Hotel
701 reviews
.62 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 576 restaurants in Santa Barbara
Bouchon
986 reviews
.60 km away
Arigato Sushi
539 reviews
.61 km away
Jane
519 reviews
.52 km away
Olio E Limone Ristorante
468 reviews
.62 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 331 attractions in Santa Barbara
The Granada Theatre
107 reviews
.64 km away
Santa Barbara Museum of Art
353 reviews
.74 km away
Alice Keck Park Memorial Gardens
66 reviews
.10 km away
Arlington Theatre
108 reviews
.52 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Dizzy_gal_linds
6 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from Tony P | Property representative |
Hello, we are 1.5 miles from the beach.
0
Votes
Erika S
20 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from franc0file | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if all rooms have a fridge, but the one we stayed in did ( small, but it did the trick)
0
Votes
sunny77us
2 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from sunny77us |
I did call and they got back to me immediately. They don't have a room with 2 beds for me and my sister sadly. Such a beautiful place though – I would love to visit with my husband!
1
Vote
Room Tips
"Take a cottage."
Read review
"Check the website for descriptions and photos of rooms & cottages. The cottages feel like your own..."
Read review
"Stay in original house or adjacent cottages. All lovely and immaculately appointed."
Read review
"Cottages are lovely but may have stairs, etc. to navigate."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing