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Spanish Garden Inn

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915 Garden Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I took my gf on a surprise visit to SB for her bday and also to propose. We couldn't have picked a better place to stay. We really loved the style and architecture of the Spanish Garden Inn, kind of old world mission meets modern. I chose the Superior King room, very comfortable, great bed, awesome shower and the huge... More 

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Pasadena, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We've previously stayed at the Biltmore and the Belmond, but wanted something closer to downtown so we could leave the car (free parking under the hotel) and walk all over. Lovely room with balcony and helpful front desk people.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Travel a lot. This is best place and all the right touches. Sent us to great steak place walkable and excellent hot b'fast, good staff, decor wunnerful, nice patio. Fireplace! So much better than chains, even fancy ones. Deserves no. 1 ranking.

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Austin, Texas
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121 reviews
48 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is lovely, and met all of our expectations. What we were somewhat disappointed in was the restaurant advice we were given. We asked for a Mexican restaurant nearby and were directed to one about six blocks away. It was already dark, and so we resorted to our cell phone and found a super on, La Playa Azul Cafe... More 

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Brandon L, General Manager at Spanish Garden Inn, responded to this review

Good morning QuincyKid, Thank you for staying with us and for your positive feedback about the hotel. I would like to apologize for the misdirection about a local Mexican restaurant as you are correct La Playa is right behind our property. Please do not hesitate to personally reach out to me if you choose to return so I can share... More 

Bainbridge Island, Washington
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224 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stay at the Spanish Garden Inn annually, and it's always a delight. Location is convenient enough to walk State Street and yet there's a nice sense of seclusion. The property is a beautiful Spanish-style structure where your room always seems to be off a little alcove no one else knows about. Spaces are large and high-ceilinged, with dark tile... More 

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Brandon L, General Manager at Spanish Garden Inn, responded to this review

Hello Michael M, Thank you for staying with us and for your patronage to Spanish Garden Inn. I was pleased to read you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Thank you for your kind words for the staff, they are truly a pleasure to work with. More 

Bozeman, MT
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Spanish Garden Inn is a wonderful boutique hotel in a great location to access many attractions and restaurants within a short walk. Is a bit pricey, but everything in this part of the world is, so one must be prepared for that. The wine tasting is a nice touch and the breakfast was excellent as well. There is a... More 

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Brandon L, General Manager at Spanish Garden Inn, responded to this review

Hello MontanaGuy27, Thank you for staying with us at Spanish Garden Inn, I was pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back and please do not hesitate to reach out to me prior to your next visit to see if there is anything we can do to make your stay more enjoyable. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a lot of research on small, 'local', hotel options we landed on the Spanish Garden Inn. We loved the location, a few blocks from the main street in Santa Barbara- which set us back from some of the more urban aspects of town and gave us our quiet escape. We could also easily walk towards the beach and some... More 

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Brandon L, General Manager at Spanish Garden Inn, responded to this review

Hello James B, Thank you for staying with us at Spanish Garden Inn and for the wonderful feedback about our hotel. We also can't wait for you to return, please do not hesitate to reach out to me if there is anything we can do prior to your next visit to make your stay more enjoyable. More 

Arlington, Virginia
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel was a mission styl e jewel close but a few blocks away from the people of State Street and downtown noises. Inn style, with several open air terrace spaces, our room, Room 23-Wasn't that a Jim Carrey movie?- was was cozy, with a Spanish style wall gas fireplace and mission style on the spacious bath all overlooking the... More 

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Brandon L, General Manager at Spanish Garden Inn, responded to this review

Hello Billy P, Thank you for staying with us a Spanish Garden Inn, I was pleased to hear you enjoyed your brief stay. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the near future and do not hesitate to call upon me if there is anything I can do to make your stay more enjoyable. More 

Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed at the Spanish Garden Inn for 3 nights. Everything from the warm smiles, friendly help, stunning rooms to the secluded location and great amenities was, without a doubt, perfect. Couldn't have wished for a better experience, do yourself a favour and stay here if you are in Santa Barbara. If not - go to Santa Barbara and stay... More 

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Brandon L, General Manager at Spanish Garden Inn, responded to this review

Hello MattScorpio, Thank you for staying with us at Spanish Garden Inn and for the kind words, we truly appreciate your patronage to the hotel and cannot wait to welcome you back to the hotel early and often. Please do not hesitate to reach out to me prior to your next visit so I am able to personally look after... More 

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108 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

we enjoyed every moment spent at the inn. They have done it all right! Beautiful room, with fireplace and private patio, lovely large bath, robes, slippers, very nice amenities, fluffly, generous towels! Staff very efficient, helpful and considerate. The inn is not too formal and not too casual...just a perfect blend of lovely areas , great service and a calming... More 

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Brian C, General Manager at Spanish Garden Inn, responded to this review

I am so glad that you found us and feel that you now have your Santa Barbara 'home'. Thank you for the excellent review. Our door will be open for you at any time. Happy New Year, Brian Cogswell More 

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