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The Fess Parker - A Doubletree by Hilton Resort

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can't say enough about this hotel. Every time I stay here I am impressed by the friendliness and professionalism of the staff. At this time the hotel is having the lobby remodeled and the Front Desk is relocated to a smaller, temporary location. The...More

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Response from The Fess P, Guest Relations Manager at The Fess Parker - A Doubletree by Hilton ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Marni LR - Thank you for the wonderful review and for selecting The Fess Parker Doubletree Resort for your recent stay in Santa Barbara! Your compliments for our hard working staff are greatly appreciated. We hope your travel plans include a return visit very soon....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Do not make the mistake of staying here any time soon. After an all day drive down the coast we were looking forward to enjoying our stay at this resort. Upon arrival in our rooms we learned (via a piece of paper in our room...More

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Response from The Fess P, Guest Relations Manager at The Fess Parker - A Doubletree by Hilton ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Caroline Z - We sincerely apologize for any confusion and disappointment created due to the renovation project. It's unfortunate the we didn't have the chance to meet with you personally before you checked out. We are aware that some guests completely understand the need for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fess Parker is always one of our favorite places to visit. Great location, accommodating staff, nice pool, good food/drink and excellent bar. You can't beat the location. Close to the Pier, State St, and right across the street from the beach. The pool is a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Disappointed and frustrated, that was the overall feeling during out stay. Only 1 stars because of our proximity to the water & waiter at breakfast. Our 1st time here & WOW! What a terrible experience. Rooms are out-dated, (our ocean front room w/private patio) had...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we stayed at the Fess Parker for one night during a recent trip through California. The Fess Parker - a doubletree hotel, was right on the ocean and has beautiful grounds. Unfortunately, it is overpriced for what you get during the renovation. The rooms are...More

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Response from The Fess P, Guest Relations Manager at The Fess Parker - A Doubletree by Hilton ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Jim m - Thank you for selecting the Fess Parker Doubletree for your stay in Santa Barbara. We appreciate the fact you enjoyed our beachside location and the grounds. It's unfortunate the guestroom did not meet your expectations and we wish we could have taken...More

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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
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Business Centre with Internet Access
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Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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US$ 195 - US$ 574 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#8 Spa Hotel in Santa Barbara
#10 Luxury Hotel in Santa Barbara
#10 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
#25 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
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US$ 195 - US$ 574 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#8 Spa Hotel in Santa Barbara
#10 Luxury Hotel in Santa Barbara
#10 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
#25 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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