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The Sandman Inn

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   3714 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93105
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Ranked #25 of 54 Hotels in Santa Barbara
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The guy on reception was extremely pleasant our room was large and very clean exceptional value for money in a lovely area the swimming pools look lovely breakfast was good we really enjoyed our stay thank you

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This motel was clean. For your money, you get a good size room. There are a few restaurants within walking distance but many seemed to close early. Possibly because we were out of season. Breakfast was your typical continental style in the dinner on site. For a reasonably priced, no frills venue, this his the spot.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This motel is living up to its hype: a real price find in a very expensive area. Landscaping was very well done. We were impressed with the cleanliness of the room & bath: everything functioned well & the newer double windows made for quiet sleeping. The central pool (of 2) was uncrowded on our visit & closed at 10pm. The... More

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed at the Sandman Inn a number of times and have enjoyed the place each time. The hotel is old but well kept and clean. The pool area is very nice and provides a relaxing atmosphere. The breakfast room is very nice and provides a good selection of foods for breakfast. The lady who works in the breakfast... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I struggled to find something affordable last minute in Santa Barbara during a road trip up Cali. The short story: I would book elsewhere. The place was decent for a two day stay - area isn't downtown but has close quick fixes as far as restaurants and what not. Staff was friendly, place was quiet and seemed clean... Honestly I... More

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Cheshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Sandman Inn for one night as the 3rd stop of our Vegas to San Francisco road trip , it's a great motel , a little way out of the town & beach but on State street so only a 5 minute drive, very nice property & a great price for Santa Barbara , our room was... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good room and good hotel for the price we payed. Breakfast is well served and has a big variety of food. Room is clean and enough. Comfortable beds and big parking lots. A little far from the city center, but if you have a car, you're good.

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for 1 night on the last stop of our west coast road trip. I struggled to find a place in Santa Barbara which was within our budget and was a bit worried that this place was going to be bad for the price we paid. How wrong we were! The Sandman Inn really exceeded... More

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Los Altos, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Nice breakfast, little touches, quiet, & clean for the money. Read other reviews for room selection advice. Ours was near but not adjacent the pool but away from the main street and we were happy with it. Some rooms may be more updated than others. Location is away from beach & main shopping. We would come back if we were... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

For the price we got and the location it was in I loved this little motel! Rooms are clean, staff is nice. Continental breakfast was AMAZING. Needs more recognition. We have a great time staying close to downtown SB.

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Address: 3714 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93105
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Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — The Sandman Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 112
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