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Creekside Montecito

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63 Humphrey Rd, Santa Barbara, CA 93108
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Belfast
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Jen and I stayed here August 2014 for 4 nights and had the most wonderful time. Cliff and Nicola were fantastic. Friendly, approachable and also full of knowledge of the local area. There is fantastic walks, bike rides and a short commute into Town. We will definitely stay here again if the opportunity arises..

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BC, anada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

All the other reviewers are absolutely correct--Creekside Montecito is a wonderful place to stay! We first stayed there five years ago, and found it as terrific then as it is now. It was a little like coming home. The spacious studio apartment is purpose-built above the hosts' double garage. It is a little like a tree house, with views in... More 

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

We stayed here in Feb 2012 and felt guilty about not singing its praises then (it was the Last stop in a three week trip around the world so that is my excuse.) This is a lovely studio apartment over Nicola and Cliffs garage in the Santa Barbara suburb of Montecito but that discription does sell it short because it... More 

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Walnut Creek, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

A cozy, roomy "studio apartment" with small kitchen, sofa, and bathroom with great shower. Owners Cliff and Nicola are very hospitable and want to make sure you have what you need. They had yogurt, fruit and granola along with coffee available in the kitchen. One block to a great beach on which to take a walk or sit and enjoy... More 

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Kent UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Delighted to find the accommodation provided after our drive from Carmel. Nicola and Cliff had kept in touch and their communication was excellent. A pretty, peaceful road in an upmarket area of a beautiful town. The room was exactly what we were hoping for. Spacious, beautifully maintained, and very pretty.. felt at home immediately. Tea, coffee, orange juice, cake, fruit... More 

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tasburgh, Owner at Creekside Montecito, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this review. It was wonderful to meeting you both!! I wish you could of stayed longer, so we could of chatted more. Thank you for the great photos too... we love them!!! So nice you took the time to do that. Have a great Springtime and hope you get back to California one day soon!!! More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

We recently spent 4 relaxing nights at Creekside Montecito. We chose this cozy spot because of the excellent reviews on TripAdvisor. All that is written is true. Cliff and Nicola are the perfect hosts and have created a lovely studio apartment on their property in Montecito. We enjoyed the short walk to the beach, morning breakfast selections, quiet neighborhood, comfy... More 

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West Kelowna, BC
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

We congratulated ourselves on finding this lovely studio apartment. Nicola and Cliff are excellent innkeepers! The kitchen was perfect for our needs with fridge and microwave. The fridge was stocked with yogurt, fresh raspberries, cream for coffee, milk for the tasty granola, juice and butter. A fresh croissant and scone were waiting for morning. The little personal touches of collectibles... More 

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013 via mobile

Charming place with charming hosts! Comfy and pratical, there is everything you need and Nicola is here to answer to all of your questions! The neighborhood is very lovely too (many little houses), just 10 min walk from the beach, and it is also very close to an Highway 1 entrance so very convenient. We really loved the decoration of... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

A beautiful studio apartment in Nicola and Cliff's garden - so comfortable and everything thought of, including breakfast and info about things to do and see nearby. Definitely the most charming place we stayed in our California road trip! A beach just a few minutes walk away as well as Montecito with some great restaurants (we recommend Tre Lune for... More 

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surrey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

Lovely apartment above garage behind Nicola and Cliff's house and a 5-10 minute walk to a quiet unspoilt beach. Short drive to Santa Barbara and shorter drive to local restaurants and shops. Nicola and Cliff are excellent hosts and can give you lots of advice of what to do and where to go. Highly recommended and have given Creekside info... More 

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