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Best Western Plus Encina Lodge & Suites

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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I was very disappointed to learn that they charge you to check in early. I have never heard of a hotel doing this and I think it is terrible customer service. If you have rooms that are sitting ready it should be a service to...More

Thank Jessica G
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 14 July 2018

We stayed here for 2 nights in July as part of our honeymoon. This hotel is a little way out of the town centre but provides good-value accommodation and the walk into town is very beautiful so never a problem for us. Our room was...More

Thank Bee_2604
Response from Anthony I, General Manager at Best Western Plus Encina Lodge & SuitesResponded 5 weeks ago

Bee_2604, thank you for taking the time to let us about your recent stay and for your kind words about the hotel. We are so pleased you found the Encina to be a good fit for you and we look forward to having you return...More

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We arrived after 5.00pm but had to wait an hour for our room to be ready. The staff were very nice and apologetic, and offered us towels so we could go and swim. But after a long day travelling we just wanted to flop in...More

Thank Bridgetbillany
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place to stay. We stayed at the hotel for 2 nights and it was just perfect. Friendly staff, clean and spacious rooms, it was quiet, and there is a parking. The room was well equipped including free water bottles and fruits. The bar/restaurant is...More

Thank MaayanLior
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best Western Encina Suites is a great place to relax and unwind while visiting Santa Barbara! It feels cozy and safe. The restaurant prepared delicious foods that were nutritiously balances, well priced, and so convenient after a day out and about. The rooms were well...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Spa
Outdoor pool
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Details
Price range
US$ 190 - US$ 347 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#12 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
#20 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 190 - US$ 347 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#12 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
#20 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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LPJE
24 July 2018|
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Response from Ricbran | Reviewed this property |
Hi there is car park and it's included.
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Manucat2014
31 January 2018|
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Response from Susan S | Reviewed this property |
I honestly don’t know. But I would guess it is. People were hanging out there and swimming. Santa Barbara has a very mild climate and I would think they would have to heat the pool I doubt sun could warm it comfortably... More
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Gretchen N
29 October 2017|
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Response from Susan S | Reviewed this property |
I saw some people smoking out in common areas, particularly a big more casual grassy area with chairs. There are tons of common areas, but not sure which ones allow smoking. I don't know about smoking rooms, per se. I'm... More
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"Room away from pool area. Ask for kitchen room so you can have yummy coffee."
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"I had a room on the first floor and it was quiet."
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"Pool side rooms are lovely ."
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