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Franciscan Inn

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109 Bath Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Franciscan Inn is always a pleasant place to stay in Santa Barbara. It is just off of the Cabrillo - so you don't get the noise but it is close to everything. A shuttle is available for shopping on State Street. They provide a bite to eat in the morning as well as cookies an apples later in the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here for three nights in March - family of two adults and two toddlers. Really the place seems to be set up for regulars - they clearly know where the best rooms are and book them well in advance. We were booked into one that was very dark so asked to move and the three offered were all... More 

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Ile-de-France, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

parking is free , area very safe , even residential close to the harbor by foot . Staff very pleasant, lots of amenities to ease our life like washing machine. we really enjoyed the outdoor Jaccuzi . the breakfast has to be taken in to the room because not much space in the reception area except for 4 persons possible... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Little charm hotel near the beach. Theare not safe box in the room, but you can find all the exential services included soming pool. The room are clean and the service are excellen. I recomen this hotel.

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Ridgecrest, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A great stay. We visit every couple of months and stay only here. We need to be sure we get there in time for the afternoon cookies! Eric, at the front desk, is always helpful with concerns and/or reservation mistakes on our part.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel has a decent location. The staff is nice and accommodated an early check in for us. The rooms aren't huge but they are more than adequate and the beds are comfortable. The pool is nothing special but is fine and the beach is close by and quite beautiful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It is "only an Inn", but it will surprise. The room i've got was very clean and big even for 3 people, a small breakfast is Included (coffe-tea-milk, cookies, croissant-brioches, fruit), wi-fi excellent, of course free-parking for car, 100 meters from the beach, walking distance from Santa Barbara down-town, using the freeway 101,about 1hour from the Getty Center or the... More 

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Cayucos, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this place & I'm giving it a 5 even though breakfast is too many carbs & sugar. Coffee, tea etc. are good, as are cookies. Front desk very helpful. I stay here 2 or 3 times a year & use Amtrak.

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La Canada Flintridge, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent location very friendly clean .I go every time i can have few days off i highly recommend it i was in August 14 i some times go alone other time i go with my wife or the family always nice and the breakfast is included. Also the price is right

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I have stayed at the Franciscan Inn for many years. The hotel is an excellent value and the staff is friendly. You can find more expensive placed to stay and you can find less expensive, but the Franciscan hits the sweet spot for Great Location and Comfortable lodging.

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