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La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara

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1601 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Santa Barbara, California
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35 reviews 35 reviews
12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our family stayed here during our sons wedding. They had an Excellent stay. Nice pool. Very Well located. Walking distance to lots of good restaurants and shopping and the 50 cent trolley.Recently renovated very tasteful rooms. Excellent service.

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Scott N, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Congratulations on you son's wedding! I'm pleased your family and wedding guests enjoyed their stay with us. Thank you for your kind words about the excellent service that the staff provided. More 

Lake Arrowhead, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I always stay at a La Quinta and will continue to do so on our regular visits to Santa Barbara. This hotel is on upper State Street and walking/biking distance from everything we enjoy. The staff were always pleasant and recommended a pub that turned out to be exceptional ... and within biking distance.

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Scott N, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thanks for your 5 Star review of the hotel. I'm happy to know you always stay with us when visiting Santa Barbara. I appreciate you kind works regarding the pleasant staff and their helpful recommendations! More 

Santa Barbara, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Delightful staff. Newly renovated hotel. Stayed here for 45-days while my house was being remodeled. The friendly staff made me feel at home. The room was top notch, immaculately kept clean by housekeeping. The in-room fridge and microwave were put to good use daily. The bathroom was lovely and fully stocked with soap, shampoo, conditioner, facial wipes, q-tips, and lotion.... More 

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Scott N, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you for the amazing review of our recently renovated hotel. I'm pleased you found the staff delightful and friendly. Thank you for your kind words regarding the cleanliness of your room and the pool being your private oasis. I'm happy you stayed with us during the remodeling of your home and we were your "home away from home"!! More 

Rocklin, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not gonna lie, when I pulled up to the hotel, I was slightly concerned because it wasn't "gorgeous" from the outside. HOWEVER, I was relieved when I went inside and was greeted by an very friendly staff. The parking garage was very tight, and a little difficult to park in. When I got to my room, I was extremely impressed... More 

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Scott N, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you for your fantastic review of our recently renovated hotel. I appreciate your comments that you "slept like a baby", on our pillow top mattresses and that you purchased the mattress with our partnership with Simmons. I'm pleased you found the staff helpful and friendly. We look forward to having you as our guest the next time you visit... More 

Buena Park, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed the location, cleanliness and the attention to details! The bathroom was clean and also came supplied with ear plugs for light sleepers! Front desk employees were accommodating, helpful and kind! Loved the cookies & apples that were available! The rooms are modern and the bathroom was redone! Our room faced out onto the main street, we hear EVERYTHING... More 

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Scott N, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review of our recently renovated hotel conveniently located on State Street. I'm pleased you found your room clean and that the housekeeping staff paid attention to the details. Thank you for the kind remarks regarding how helpful, accommodating, and kind the staff was. We look forward to having you as our guest the next time... More 

Wirral
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65 reviews 65 reviews
20 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a long days drive this was a welcome sight. On State Avenue SB - plenty of parking space. Greeted by a warm welcome & very friendly staff. A good feel factor. A nice clean spacious room on 2nd floor overlooking to pool. A short walk to bars , restaurants & shops. Complimentary coffee & cookies helps too. Recommended.

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Scott N, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thanks for your fantastic review of the hotel. Thank you for your kind words regarding our warm and friendly staff. I'm pleased you found your room clean and spacious. We look forward to having you as our guest the next time you visit Santa Barbara! More 

Arroyo Grande
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at the Santa Barbara La Quinta Inn and Suites last summer and had a very pleasant stay. It was in an ideal location right on State Street and a few blocks within walking distance from the Arlington Theater where we were attending a concert. The staff at the front desk were all courteous and friendly... More 

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Scott N, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thanks for the fantastic review of the hotel. I'm pleased you found the staff pleasant, courteous and friendly. I appreciate your kind words regarding the cleanliness of the hotel and our excellent location on State Street just a few blocks from the Arlington Theater. We look forward to having you and you husband as our guest the next time you... More 

Denver, Colorado
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I would highly recommend this inn. I was shocked how clean and big the room was. The bed was extremely comfortable, the bathroom updated. No bath but a huge shower. Free parking, pool and a great breakfast spread included. The lobby is very spacious and great couches.

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Scott N, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review of our recently renovated hotel and that you highly recommend us. I'm pleased you found the hotel trendy, clean, comfortable and you enjoyed the nice bathroom. I appreciate your comments regarding the pool, breakfast and spacious lobby. We look forward to having you as our guest the next time you visit Santa Barbara!! More 

Beverly Hills, CA
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was my first time staying at a La Quinta and it was nicer than I was expecting. I love their dog friendly policy. We had one of the rooms in the back of the hotel, in the buildings behind the pool. Our room was very spacious and clean. Everything seemed pretty new, which was nice. We heard a little... More 

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Scott N, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review of our recently renovated hotel. I'm pleased you found your room clean and spacious during your first visit with La Quinta Inns & Suites. We look forward to having you and your pet as our guest the next time you visit Santa Barbara! More 

El Dorado Hills, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

His is an excellent hotel and the rooms are modern and very well maintained. The desk and room staff are very friendly and accommodating. It is located in the heart of downtown Santa Barbara on State Street.

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Scott N, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you for your excellent review of our recently renovated hotel. I'm pleased you found the hotel clean and well maintained. Thank you for your comments stating the staff was friendly and accommodating. I appreciate your remarks regarding our convenient location on State Street. We look forward to having you as our guest the next time you visit Santa Barbara! More 

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