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Hotel Santa Barbara

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533 State St corner of State and Cota Streets, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-1601 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
3 Star accommodation
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All reviewsstate streetgreat locationquiet hourshistoric hotelhistoric elevatorheart of downtownboutique stylewithin walking distancecontinental breakfastbeautiful lobbyvalet parking iscentral locationshops and restaurantsan older hotelcomfortable hotelvalet servicethe main street
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The Hotel of Santa Barbara kept its original beauty and yet provides a modern service and comfortable feel. The only thing that reminded us it was an antique building was the elevator, which you would have to push a button to open the door, then...More

Thank jandj0712
Response from HotelSB, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Santa BarbaraResponded 5 days ago

Dear J and J, Thank you for the thoughtful and thorough review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our historic charm and modern features, including our breakfast (the pastries are from local patisserie Renaud's and they are the best croissants in town.) We...More

Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 22 June 2018

We stayed at the hotel for three nights from 7th June and it fulfilled our every requirement. We were on a road trip, so it was good to have the car park behind the hotel (valet parking). The room we had was spacious and the...More

Thank David M
Response from HotelSB, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Santa BarbaraResponded 25 June 2018

Dear David, Thank you for your thoughtful review. We are overjoyed to hear you positively address so many great things about our locally owned, independent property. We take great pride in providing our guests with the best experience during every stay here at Hotel Santa...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our room was so clean and the bed very comphy. We love this great hotel that feels like you are in Europe. The breakfast of pastries, fruit etc perfect. We love the location because you can walk up or down State Street.More

Thank LoveTravel612434
Response from HotelSB, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Santa BarbaraResponded 1 week ago

Hello EarlandMary14, Thank you for your review. We love to hear when guests appreciate our old world charm. And those pastries are from Renaud's Patisserie in town. The very best. We look forward to inviting you back again soon! Jennie Jacobs Director of Sales and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our last night before LA and what a lovely traditional hotel. Rooms Big and clean with the exception of the ripped cushion. Good Location a short walk to beach and in the main shopping strip. Only problem was the $15 valet charge where you drop...More

Thank Warren T
Response from HotelSB, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Santa BarbaraResponded 1 week ago

We are so glad you found us Warren. Thank you for letting us know about the ripped cushion. We will be sure to get this repaired right away. We do have a second valet lot across the street from the hotel, so often they have...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we arrived at the rear parking lot to the hotel we immediately knew we were in for a special time. The parking attendant was extremely helpful, friendly, and knew our name already somehow. Access to the hotel from the lot was very convenient. The...More

Thank BAMM52
Response from HotelSB, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Santa BarbaraResponded 1 week ago

Hello BAMM52, thank you for choosing Hotel Santa Barbara for your stay. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed our historic charm and our helpful staff. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon for another stay and some more of those...More

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Welcome to Hotel Santa Barbara, where the atmosphere is alive and the options are endless. Be our guest and discover the personal service and incomparable downtown location that is Hotel Santa Barbara. ...More Experience world-class shopping, fine dining, theaters, galleries, entertainment, great beaches, and so much more...all within walking distance of our front doors. Downtown Santa Barbara beckons from this beautifully restored Spanish/Mediterranean-style hotel mingling historic charm and contemporary comfort. Valet Parking (overnight fee) Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Restaurant
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
75
Price range
US$ 212 - US$ 301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > California > Santa Barbara
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
75
Price range
US$ 212 - US$ 301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > California > Santa Barbara
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Room & Suite (146)
Dining (22)
Pool & Beach (1)
Amenities (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Questions & Answers
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egandersonjr
4 June 2018|
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Response from HotelSB | Property representative |
Hotel management has handled this offline with the guest account.
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samridhisharma2012
30 June 2017|
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Response from HotelSB | Property representative |
Hello. Check-in is 4:00 pm and check-out is 12:00 noon. Thanks for staying with us!
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Samuel1958
3 April 2017|
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Response from HotelSB | Property representative |
Hi Samuel, We do not have a pool on the property, although there are a couple of options nearby; Los Banos Del Mar Swimming Pool Santa Barbara Athletic Club Unfortunately, Trip Advisor won't let us post links here, but... More
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"Our room was facing the State, but it was surprisingly quiet."
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"Ask for your own personal needs. Staff very helpful"
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"Avoid rooms next to the charming but loud elevator. It is the original scissor door sort and clangs a lot."
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"We just booked the cheapest room which was fine for us, but I understand they have rooms with king beds AND..."
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