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Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara

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Overview
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stayed at the hotel via Hotwire reservation with checkin on 9/26/18. Apparently the Hotwire booking wasn’t appreciated as we were put into an interior room with view of mechanical system. No problem, that is how it works when you book from 3rd party. I...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The hotel is a little older but perfectly nice and very clean. Comfortable bed. Great location (right across the street from the beach)...close to downtown and in between the airport and business in Carpinteria. Friendly service.More

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Response from DeborahV1226, Guest Services Supervisor at Hyatt Centric Santa BarbaraResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for choosing to stay with us at The Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara and providing your valued feedback. We are truly grateful for your kind comments. It brings us great joy to know that you thoroughly enjoyed our accommodations. Thank you again for your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic trip to Santa Barbara. Especially with our stay at the Hyatt and enjoying all that Santa barbara and the Hyatt had to offer. Enjoyed the fantastic breakfast in our room. And the local breweries.More

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Response from DeborahV1226, Guest Services Supervisor at Hyatt Centric Santa BarbaraResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for choosing to stay with us at The Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara and providing your valued feedback. We are truly grateful for your kind comments. It brings us great joy to know that you thoroughly enjoyed your experience as our guest. From the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Hyatt Centric is an older property and is looking its age. While the room itself was clean, there was a slightly musty odor about the place, and the public spaces were poky and tired-looking. This was not what you expect from the Hyatt name....More

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Response from DeborahV1226, Guest Services Supervisor at Hyatt Centric Santa BarbaraResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your recent experience. Please accept my sincere apologies for failing to exceed your expectations with our hotel’s appearance, and for the other issues with the Parking and the Bar. We are happy to report that...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff is very kind and helpful. The meeting rooms we nice, had an amazing view, and the service was excellent. The location and culture was great for walking to restaurants, entertainment and more!More

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Response from DeborahV1226, Guest Services Supervisor at Hyatt Centric Santa BarbaraResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for choosing to stay with us at The Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara and providing your valued feedback. We are truly grateful for your kind comments. It brings us great joy to know that you thoroughly enjoyed your experience as our guest, from our...More

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Discover one of the finest hotels in Santa Barbara, California when you stay at Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara. Built in 1931, our historic hotel welcomes guests with its casual elegance and first-rate More service. Detailed with a fusion of Spanish Colonial architecture blended with modern conveniences, Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara is a shining gateway to the City of Santa Barbara, also known as the American Riviera. Discover 176 comfortably-appointed guestrooms, a perfect home base for both leisure and business travelers. Enjoy the warm California sunshine in our heated outdoor pool and enjoy a local beverage at our ocean view pool bar, Mar Vista, work off stress in the spacious fitness center, or enjoy dinner at Marbella Restaurant, serving American cuisine with California flair. A 100% smoke-free hotel, Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara also offers amenities like in-room dining, valet and self-parking, valet laundry service, and a business center. With 10,000 square feet of flexible and unique meeting space, offering exquisite culinary selections and the latest in technology, Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara is ideal for your next corporate event. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Room Service
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
171
Price range
US$ 174 - US$ 438 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Hotel Mar Monte
Also Known As
Hyatt Santa Barbara Hotel Santa Barbara
,
Mar Monte Santa Barbara
,
Mar Monte Hotel
Location
United States > California > Santa Barbara
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
171
Price range
US$ 174 - US$ 438 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Hotel Mar Monte
Also Known As
Hyatt Santa Barbara Hotel Santa Barbara
,
Mar Monte Santa Barbara
,
Mar Monte Hotel
Location
United States > California > Santa Barbara
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Traveller (315)
Room & Suite (530)
Pool & Beach (73)
Dining (49)
Amenities (159)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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LPJE
10 July 2018|
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Response from t0mcasey | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall it being significant. In addition, you can find free parking on the street. So, if you are worried about them nickel and diming you I wouldn't . They even had free happy hour with cookies and some beers or... More
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LPJE
7 June 2018|
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Response from JKD | Reviewed this property |
valet and self parking in the lot are the same price ~ I believe over $30. There is street parking alongside the property, but be aware that there are also quite a few apartments and motels there; so in August, it might not... More
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MaryA2222
24 May 2018|
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Response from MannyC260 | Property representative |
Hello Mary A, thank you for your question and we apologize for the delay in responding. The Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara is a pet friendly hotel with a $50 one-time charge per stay. Please do not hesitate to call for further... More
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Room Tips
"Ask for the newer wing - not the old rooms reserved for online booking"
Rubbos2
3 weeks ago
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"If you can, get a room that faces the beach with a patio."
kenricka2014
3 weeks ago
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"If you have to stay here be sure to choose a room with a view of the beach, it will still be from across a..."
caroncolleen
4 weeks ago
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"Don't stay in Santa Barbara annex"
jbmadden54
5 weeks ago
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