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Hotel Santa Barbara

533 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Perfect weekend getaway place! Easy registering. Easy parking . Staff helpful and friendly. Rooms. Spacious. Clean and beautiful with perfect amenities. Wifi. Starbucks downstairs. Make up mirror in bathroom. Best reason to stay at this hotel is the central location on state street. Walking distance to everything!!!

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Sewickley, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A very comfortable hotel located in the heart of Santa Barbara, this older but elegant hotel is a little overpriced (as is everything in Santa Barbara). My queen-sized room was very small and had a less-than-impressive view of the lobby roof. I understand from a friend staying on the State Street side that that might have been a blessing because... More 

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10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel is as it promotes itself. Historic, well decorated, friendly, and positioned perfectly on State Street. Just beware of last minute deals as those prices are on rooms closer to street and loud bar that goes late into night. I would recommend this hotel for its location convenience. Especially for those that wish to spend evening out late at... More 

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Hotel Santa Barbara for a night in April 2015, whilst on our travels up the West coast on vacation. The hotel was lovely; an historic and charming building in arguably the best location in all of Santa Barbara! Right on State Street, a couple minutes walk from the main pier and ocean, the hotel is perfectly... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great hotel. Location on State Street among shops & restaurants. Rooms had refrigerator, bottle water and coffeemaker. The bed was very comfortable. Continental breakfast provided in the lobby. I would definitely stay here again.

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Huntington Beach, California
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed here a number of times over the years... it is great because it is reasonable and close to the train station, beach and a short walk to the main part of state street where all the action is. it is a bit of a walk to all the main stores and restaurants so wear comfy shoes but... More 

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Tacoma, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first trip to Santa Barbara and we wanted a location near everything. Hotel Santa Barbara was that for us. We could easily walk to the beach, the Funk Zone, shopping galore, restaurants, and everything we wanted to do. The hotel isn't fancy but the beds are comfortable and the rooms are very reasonably priced for the area.... More 

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Bethesda, MD
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19 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

This is our kind of place- historic charm in the middle of all the action. Room was fine, elevator funky, breakfast ordinary but convenient. Can walk to restaurants, city hall, etc. and take shuttle down to the pier. Don't miss Brophy Brothers. They let us use their parking lot even after we checked out. Only hitch was the attitude of... More 

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Long Beach, CA
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

The location cannot be beat, the staff was friendly and professional, the onsite 10/day parking is very convenient and the room was comfortable and quiet (even though ours faced State Street). The breakfast was high carb, but yummy. Some of the common areas including the logo carpets and the elevator need a facelift. The room was adequate in size, but... More 

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Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

The linnenes were great! The room is beautiful and recently updated. The sofa bed was fine for a teenager. The staff is freindly and lobby is lovely. Breakfast is OK. Great location. I would stay here again.

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