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Courtyard by Marriott Santa Barbara Goleta

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   401 Storke Road, Goleta, CA 93117
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Ranked #5 of 9 Hotels in Goleta
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

As a business traveler I see more than my fair share of Courtyard properties. Not only does this location have spacious, updated rooms but the pool and lounge areas were large enough to accommodate many guests. The fire pits were loaded with plenty of comfortable seating areas that gave my wife and I the opportunity to relax have a glass... More

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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18 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a room block at this hotel for our wedding in Goleta in September 2013. The entire Marriott group reservations team took very good care of us, specifically Kari Ambrosius. While I didn't stay at the hotel, I toured it extensively before signing the room block. It was without question one of the nicer Courtyard Marriotts I've seen. It... More

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Stacey M, Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Santa Barbara Goleta, responded to this review

Dear Gerard, Thank you for taking the time to write a review! I am glad that your friends and family enjoyed their stay at our hotel while coming to the area for your wedding. Please come back and stay with us. Maybe for your anniversary! Stacey Meyer Assistant General Manager More

2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

New hotel. Clean, great staff, great amenities, quiet. Near airport. About 10 minutes from Downtown Santa Barbara. If you are looking for a great hotel that is convenient to Santa Barbara this is it. Not in the most beautiful location but if you are looking gut a great base for activities, it's great!

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Santa Monica, California
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

4 stars? For this place? Tiny pool, 70's interior in the lobby even though it has just been built, right by the airport so airplanes roar overhead regularly and the staff recommend the worst restaurant imaginable for a family lunch (Hollister Brewing Co 10 mins down the road). Staff are pleasant and polite but there is little charm here -... More

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Leslie B, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Santa Barbara Goleta, responded to this review

Dear Moly 2014, Thank you for your recent review on our hotel. I am very sorry that you did not feel the value of our beautiful property. I am happy that you found our staff to be helpful, we do strive for every guest to feel welcome. Please contact me on any future stays to our hotel, I will be... More

Las Vegas, Nevada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

My husband took me away for my 55th birthday and when we arrived at the Goleta Courtyard we liked how quaint and personal everything was. We live in Las Vegas and had to leave after work so we didn't arrive until about 10pm. When we got out of the car there was a young man in a courtyard uniform who... More

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redondo beach
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113 reviews 113 reviews
25 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014 via mobile

We came here because of the Michael Jordan camp . We are very happy we chose this place. It is the only hotel that is near UCSB. When I say close I mean a 3 min drive. This hotel is near all kinds of restaurants and stores. The hotel itself is new and clean. My only reason for not giving... More

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Austin, Tx
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Beautiful hotel, fun and friendly staff. We came mid July with our family of four, and the Courtyard Mariott Goleta was the perfect fit for us. We loved the breakfast and how they supplied Starbucks coffee! Also, breakfast was served Ara reasonable time which was awesome. We took advantage of the easy to access shuttle for all of our dinner... More

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Turlock, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

They charged me twice. Once when I booked the hotel and once when I checked in. It took 4-6 phone calls, 3-4 emails, 2 failed faxes and one last angry call to get the issue resolved. They said it will take 3-4 business days to see my credit on my account. Let's see.

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Stacey M, Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Santa Barbara Goleta, responded to this review

Dear UCSBTour, Thank you for your feedback regarding your stay with us. I apologize that you experienced billing issues during your stay. We strive to have accurate billing for all of our guests. Please let me know if you do not see a credit on your credit card within 3-5 days of when we informed you a credit was processed... More

San Jose, California
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12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

The rooms were of average size and very clean. The bathrooms are on the smaller side with little counter space but the toilet and shower tub were in great shape. Only thing missing from the room was an extra set of blankets and pillows. The noise level for a holiday weekend was very low. Our stay was very pleasant. The... More

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San Francisco
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45 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

The Courtyard in Goleta is convenient to 101 and also to UCSB. The lobby is notably nicer than most Courtyard hotels. The rooms are perfect, and the shower exceeds expectations (in fact is nicer than any I had in a full Marriott). What a lovely pool deck! Warm pool, hot tub, firepit, and plenty of towels. Their fitness center was... More

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Stacey M, Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Santa Barbara Goleta, responded to this review

Dear Motohigh, Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your stay. We are glad you were able to use our beautiful courtyard area, fitness center, fire pit, and other areas. I am sorry we did not meet your expectations in our restaurant. We will definately use your feedback for continual improvement in the future and strive... More

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Address: 401 Storke Road, Goleta, CA 93117
Location: United States > California > Goleta
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtyard by Marriott Santa Barbara Goleta 3*
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