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Hyatt Santa Barbara

3.5 of 5 1111 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, CA 93103 (Formerly Hotel Mar Monte)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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VALLEY STREAM
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

I unfortunately only had the opportunity to stay at this lovely property for one night. The double-bedded room was spacious and well appointed and good value for my rate. I was concerned that it was on the first floor and that I had to cross the parking lot to get to it, but it was a minor hindrance and there... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We were so disappointed with this place. Our expectations, based on Hyatt standards and high prices were not met in any way. Room was small, dark and dingy as is the rest of the facility. Wifi is pay for service (really in this century??) and parking cost is exorbitant.

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Pleasanton, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I would expect something better for this hotel class- I realized that no shower gel, or shower cap were provided, which is a must. There was only one bathrobe provided, for me and my husband to share. ATM wasn't working in the hotel. He is a hyatt gold member, and agreed that those small missing details ruined the whole positive... More 

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HyattGM995, General Manager at Hyatt Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. I have shared your comments with the management team as we should have informed you that we have all the items mentioned available upon request per our brand standards. I also wanted to share with you that the ATM has been back in operation.Thank you very much for sharing as we continue to... More 

Scottsdale, United States
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We had a nice trip to Santa Barbara for Memorial Day Weekend, and for the most part enjoyed our stay at the Hyatt. Our room was on the first floor and had a nice view of the ocean, but the noise from the room above was extremely disruptive and annoying. We could hear every footstep of the guests in the... More 

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Costa Mesa, California, USA
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

One night right on the beach. The room was clean and location was good for us, near friends. Close to freeway. We had a room iwth a peek at the ocean. Free slippers. Staff was very nice. The road is a bit noisy but not a problem with the window closed and A/C on.

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HyattGM995, General Manager at Hyatt Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing your review. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and that the team members made you feel welcomed and appreciated. I will be sharing your kind comments with the team members as I visit their areas this week. Thank you very much for staying with us and I look forward to... More 

Huntington Beach, California
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Well this was our first time to stay at the Hyatt, My husband and I are a gold Hilton Honor and we stay at Hilton every where we go in the world and always has been very satisfied with Hilton. Unfortunate this wasn't the case with the Hyatt. First I reserved and payed extra dollars to get the deluxe room,... More 

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HyattGM995, General Manager at Hyatt Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing your review. Please accept my most sincere apologies for the inconveniences you experienced during your stay. I have shared your valuable comments with the members of the management team so that the necessary steps are taken in an effort to improve our operation. It is very important to me that we honor room types... More 

Los Angeles, California
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Stayed at the hotel for a weekend get away from LA. Rooms we're large and comfy and the property was lovely. I found the staff to be helpful and friendly. If you're booking, suggest going to the Hyatt website directly and not using Hotels.com or Booking.com as the rates they gave seemed to be consistently higher. Only complaint about the... More 

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I had booked this Hyatt using my points from their loyalty program. We arrived early -just before 1pm -apparently having missed the traffic in LA (shocker!). The lady at the front desk checked via phone directly with housekeeping to see if our room was ready but alas it was not. She offered to store our luggage while we explored the... More 

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United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Plus: Good rooms Good location (about 1 mile from state street; walkable) Across the street from a beach Minus: Unrefined staff (for the price of this hotel) A/C Unit in the rooms is very load. Not an issue if you can open the windows at night but if there is wedding party below your room good luck sleeping. For $500/night... More 

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HyattGM995, General Manager at Hyatt Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Hello. Thank you very much for your review. I am glad you enjoyed our location and your room, I will share your kind comments with our housekeeping staff. Please accept my most sincere apologies for the inconveniences you experienced during your stay. I have shared your comments with the department managers responsible for the areas mentioned so that we can... More 

San Juan Capistrano, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We love this hotel. Visiting Santa Barbara is a treat in itself, but if you're able to stay at this hotel, you won't be disappointed. It's directly across from the beach and within couple minutes walk to the SB zoo. You can rent bikes and ride to the pier within 10 minutes with all the kids on board. Honestly, we... 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*
Number of rooms: 171
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Also Known As:
Hyatt Santa Barbara Hotel Santa Barbara
Mar Monte Santa Barbara
Mar Monte Hotel
Hotel Style:
#9 Spa Hotel in Santa Barbara
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
#15 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara

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