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Santa Barbara, California
Reviewed 13 May 2011

I stayed 3 weeks in the Avania Inn during my vacations and visited the english class in Kaplan / City college! The time was great, people in the hotel were from the 1st day until the end very very friendly and helped me wherever they could. Samantha: always friendly and good mood, had nice talks with her and she was...

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Stockholm
Reviewed 29 April 2011

Stayed here three nighs in April. Compared to price it gave us more than expected. Great location, free parking, free wi-fi and fast connection, Inside rather nice facelifted and up to date. Outside part of building not so exciting but it is well compensated by other benefits. No luxury but not bad at all.

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Thousand Oaks, California
Reviewed 27 April 2011

Stayed there with three other women in one of the double rooms. Air conditioning didn't work so we cooked at night. There was only one window in the room and no fan so you couldn't get a cross breeze to take advantage of the cool summer evening. When I complained to the lady at the front desk she refused to...

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1Thank CAgurlTO
Thunder Bay
Reviewed 8 April 2011

As motels go this one is not exceptional but gets the job done. Location is only a short walk to State Street and the ocean front, room was comfortable and clean, staff were helpful and the breakfast offered a few choices. If looking for a moderately periced motel in Santa Barbara this one should fill the bill.

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 24 February 2011

A decent clean property, competitively priced. The room was this smallest I've seen this side of Paris, and they skimped. on every possible amenity

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Scotland
Reviewed 14 February 2011

Accommodations and facilities are good, and close to the beach, and just a short drive from downtown. But the receptionist needs to lighten up and be more friendly. The breakfast and cleaning staff are the opposite, and make up for her grumpiness.

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Charleston, IL
Reviewed 27 January 2011

We stayed for 5 nights and found the hotel to be charming, friendly, and very comfortable. Samantha took good care of us (good advice about local shopping and dining). We enjoyed scones every morning (a nice alternative to the muffins, which were also available along with waffles)., the short walk to the beach/harbor, and peaceful atmosphere. While there were some...

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Bozeman, Montana
Reviewed 24 January 2011

I have never been treated better by a hotel. The place was great, perfect location, excellent service, overly accommodating.

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Bozeman, Montana
Reviewed 24 January 2011

The service was excellent. I was with a group of 34 on business and the staff was excellent to us, ensuring the breakfast was open early and helping us with arrangements to the airport. The location was perfect, within walking distance to State Street, as well very close to the Marina and Wharf.

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Millis, Massachusetts
Reviewed 4 January 2011

My husband, grown daughter and I just spent 3 nights including New Year's Eve at the Avania Inn. It was a very pleasant place and nicely decorated for the Christmas holidays. Breakfast was sufficient and a real cost-saver considering how expensive meals are in most of the Santa Barbara restaurants. The location of the Avania Inn was perfect for walking...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Avania Inn of Santa Barbara Hotel is located 1 block to waterfront. Offering a Free Hot Breakfast buffet, Free Wireless Internet. Rooms offer Pillow Top Premium Beds, Fridge/Microwaves in rooms, coffee makers, iron/ironing boards. On site Heated Pool & Spa. Also on site Redwood Sauna. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Avania Inn of Santa Barbara

Address: 128 Castillo St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3810 (Formerly Country Inn by the Sea)
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: ₹ 8,192 - ₹ 38,091 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Avania Inn of Santa Barbara 2.5*
Number of rooms: 45
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Also Known As:
Avania Inn Of Santa Barbara Hotel Santa Barbara
Avania Hotel Santa Barbara
Avania Santa Barbara
Country Inn Santa Barbara
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#12 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
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“Quiet hotel. Several places near by for lunch and dinner.”
 of 5 bubbles JensOrning, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“This is more like a motel than hotel.....can't honestly say if all rooms are the same”
 of 5 bubbles 898lesleyb, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“make sure you stay on the third floor, its quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles 551estellec, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Park across the st. If yo want quiet, 3rd floor to the back. They have family rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles 476georgiam, 8 May 2016 | Read review
“Quietest on third floor. Rooms with balconies are best”
 of 5 bubbles jessicalI4369FY, 7 May 2016 | Read review
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