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Hyatt Santa Barbara

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1111 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, CA 93103 (Formerly Hotel Mar Monte)
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Ranked #28 of 60 hotels in Santa Barbara
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Pico Rivera, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

After reading tons of reviews on how tiny the rooms are or how outdated the rooms are, I would have to disagree we had room 284 it was an ocean view room with a balacony, it has to be the best room there, it was roomy clean and the views were amazing, house keeping(Virginia) took very good care of our... More

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scottsdale
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

From checking when we removed our own bags while valet stood at trunk watching us, we were disappointed. The concierge was. Non existent so on our own for all recommendations and reservations. We received a lovely email from Omar the day before we arrived so tried 3 times to respond to him with zero response. We even saw him at... More

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Riverside, CA, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Celebrated an anniversary weekend here. Nice facility, we were in the main building. Looks like other parts might be a bit more stylish. About a mile and a half to downtown, an easy walk. Beach is right across the street.

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santa barbara, United States
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel in Santa Barbara really is not that great considering the price. I have had so much better service at less costly hotels. The front desk reception people not that professional, the valet kids were worthless.

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st. louis
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11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

we were excited to stay here expecting a luxurious stay especially for the price we paid around $380. Our first night we were assigned a room across the street, where guests with animals stay. Small, functional room that had no view; it was covered with plants. Wall mounted air conditioner. Asked the next day to be moved to a new... More

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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Overall it was a very nice stay, the people were generally very nice. Great Location; however after paying a lot of money for the room, I didn't expect to have the pool girl tell me I can't take my towel to the beach (right across the street) - I had even given her my room number, and I would have... More

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New York City, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After some minor issues upon checking in, namely we were given a lesser room than we were promised, we were very pleased with our stay at the Hyatt. The issue with the room was quickly rectified and we were also very happy with the entire staff as they all went out of their way to make sure we were happy.

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San Diego, CA
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is great, right across the street from the ocean. It was a 1.5 mile walk to the main restaurants on State Street or you could take the trolley very easily. It was convenient to get to many of the tasting rooms on the Santa Barbara wine trail, and hotel staff were very friendly. Valet parking is expensive, but... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You are right across the beach and there is a downtown shuttle stop right outside the hotel so the location is great. BUT this is a tired worn out hotel badly in need of refurbishment. Because of the location they can get away with it. It has the Hyatt name on it but the quality is not up to par.

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SAN RAMON, CA, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was overall disappointed in our stay at the Hyatt Santa Barbara. I didn't think the service, the people and the standard was typical of the Hyatt Brand... Rooms were outdated.. there was a leak in our room that was sticky and disgusting.. hard to believe that nobody noticed it except us.. Late check in... unfriendly front desk... Awesome bellman... More

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Address: 1111 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, CA 93103 (Formerly Hotel Mar Monte)
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Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hyatt Santa Barbara 3.5*
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Hyatt Santa Barbara Hotel Santa Barbara
Mar Monte Santa Barbara
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Amenities

Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara #8 Spa Hotel in Santa Barbara #8 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara #16 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
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Discover one of the finest hotels in Santa Barbara, California when you stay at Hyatt Santa Barbara. Built in 1931, our historic hotel welcomes guests with its casual elegance and first-rate service.Detailed with a fusion of Spanish Colonial architecture blended with modern conveniences, Hyatt Santa Barbara is a shining gateway to the City of Santa Barbara, also known as the American Riviera.Discover 171 comfortably-appointed guestrooms, a perfect home base for both leisure and business travelers. Enjoy the warm California sunshine in our heated outdoor pool and therapy OLEASTRO SPA, work off stress in the spacious fitness center, or enjoy happy hour at Bistro 1111 Restaurant, serving American cuisine with California flair. A 100% smoke-free hotel, Hyatt Santa Barbara also offers amenities like in-room dining, valet and self-parking, valet laundry service, and a business center.With 10,000 square feet of flexible and unique meeting space, offering exquisite culinary selections and the latest in technology, Hyatt Santa Barbara is ideal for your next corporate event. ... more   less 
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