We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 60 Santa Barbara hotels

Oasis Inn & Suites

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   3344 State St., Santa Barbara, CA 93105 (Formerly San Roque Motel)
Hotel website
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Oasis Inn & Suites to your Saves list
Oasis Inn & Suites
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
You must enter dates to see the best prices.
56%
Ranked #41 of 60 hotels in Santa Barbara
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
BobnAnneontheroad47 El Cajon, California
  • Overview
  • Reviews (83)
  • Similar Hotels
  • Photos (52)
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (17)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

83 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    14
    31
    16
    12
    10
See reviews for
18
34
2
2
Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (17)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
New York City, New York
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Dirty old rooms with weird checkins through the night for hourly stays, this place smells like a nightmare & is most probably only good for hourly rates. Keep your dignity & run--west beach has lots more fun, sun & the beach what SB is famous for--with dignity!! Very rude male employees who run this menagerie of vagrants!

Was this review helpful? Yes
El Cajon, California
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

These rooms were remodeled and not moldy smelling like others of this era. The best part was the grassy area outside of the rooms where we were able to drink our wine in the evening. It was only a 10 minute drive to the "Historic" part of State street.

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I know the hotels quite well since I lived in Santa Barbara for 10 years. Even though the Oasis is small and not brand new I was very glad that I had selected it for my stay. The room was spotless and the Inn is within walking distance of several good restaurants. The staff was very attentive and I would... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
West Hartford, CT
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
20 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This inn was okay. It was much more affordable than most places in Santa Barbara, but it was not the nicest. The room had a stale odor but seemed fairly clean. It was dated, but again -- clean. The mainly thing I found disconcerting was the fact that when I pulled the covers off the bed, there was an ant... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Dusseldorf, Germany
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Plus: Cozy room, nice staff. Supermarket and post office right opposite the motel. The pool seemed to be clean. We decided to stay a further night and had no problems in expanding our stay, we could even stay in the same room. Minus: Only little breakfast, mainly with sweet stuff, but you'll get something else at the supermarket or in... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014 via mobile

Older fixed up place was clean. the breakfast filled us up. Highly recommended for the one day stopover. Tables outside foster contact with staff and patrons (though we stayed in the room.) Enough plugs for all the devices. Maybe I am easy but that made my stay.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Brasilia, Brazil
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

We expected more for this hotel, based on website information and photos. We can consider location and room size as positive aspects, but, on the other hand... Bathroom, with a small sink wasn´t clear, and we difficulty to adjust temperatures in the shower, because tap need repairs. About breakfest: you have to pick it in the reception (front desk). So,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Chambl
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014 via mobile

We arrived in April and the weather was warm during the day and about 60f at night. We found the place well located. Good place to stay with grocery and restaurants near by. Clean and employees always there to help you with your needs. We stayed in a room near the pool. Breakfast is basic and ok by the pool.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Paris, France
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
47 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

I stayed only one night but everything was ok. Rooms are large and comfortable (I booked a room with a queen-size bed) and staff member was really nice. It's not so far from the beach (by car I mean) and the breakfast is good !

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sacramento, California
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

Stayed here while passing through the area. Could not believe the price of $75, so was skeptical when booking. Checked in early and our room was ready. Very nice front desk clerk checked us in right away. Gave us the lay of the land and even recommended a restaurant nearby, which turned out to be awesome, despite the one hour... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Oasis Inn & Suites, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in
any neighborhood
in Santa Barbara with
any amenities

Been to Oasis Inn & Suites? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Oasis Inn & Suites

Address: 3344 State St., Santa Barbara, CA 93105 (Formerly San Roque Motel)
Phone Number:
Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Oasis Inn & Suites 2*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Tingo, Priceline, Booking.com, Travelocity, Expedia, BookingOdigeoWL, Venere, Agoda and Otel so you can book your Oasis Inn & Suites reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Oasis Hotel Santa Barbara
Oasis Inn And Suites

52 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (13)
Viewed
Room/suite (4)
Viewed
View from room (2)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (3)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (40)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (11)
Viewed
Room/suite (5)
Viewed
View from room (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (1)
Viewed
Other (19)

Amenities

Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#12 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
Hotel Class
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Oasis Inn & Suites in Santa Barbara, California is located right across from Gelson Supermarket. At the center of Upper States Area, it is about one block from MacKenzie Park. Santa Barbara Golf Club and Earl Warren Show Ground are less than half a mile from the property. The hotel is less than four miles from El Presidio State Historic Park and Downtown Santa Barbara. Palm Park, Santa Barbara Harbor and Beach Bicycle Rentals are within five miles. Surrounded by palm trees, the stucco Oasis Inn & Suites offers complimentary continental breakfasts and complimentary coffee in the lobby. The hotel includes an outdoor pool. Internet access, WIFI free of charge. Guestrooms at Oasis feature mini fridges and coffeemakers. HBO & Cable televisions are provided. Rooms offer hair dryer and wrought-iron board for your convenience. Beautiful and oasis-like garden is a little paradise for your breakfast, gathering and wonderful trip in Santa Barbara! ... more   less 
Number of rooms
33

Questions & Answers

Enter your question for this accommodation's staff to answer. Other travelers may answer as well.
    Posting guidelines

    See which rooms travelers prefer