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Spanish Garden Inn

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915 Garden Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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Kalamazoo Michigan
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67 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful time during our three-night stay. It was way too short and I want to go back. Having a hotel that matches the architecture and ambiance of the city was such a bonus. I hadn't actually thought of that while researching this property but I am so pleased it worked out that way. Our room was huge... More 

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

photonut, Yes, you may come back for a 'do-over' anytime you would like! Thank you so much for the review. I will make sure the team hears your kind words. We look forward to seeing you again, Brian Cogswell General Manager More 

Central California, CA
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful boutique hotel in perfect location close to all of the craziness on State Street yet perfectly serene and seemingly secluded. If you can, make sure to get a private patio...well worth the extra money. We stayed for three nights and quite honestly we did not want to leave! A hidden gem!

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

gaucho98, We didn't want you to leave either! Thank you for staying with us and for the terrific review. We enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you again soon. Go Gauchos! -Brian Cogswell More 

Chino Hills, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I really enjoyed our stay. The staff (Rachel and Kaitlyn) was great and the hotel room and breakfast was lovely. This hotel is centrally located which allowed us to walk and bike to our destinations. We will be back.

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

Sermela, Happy Anniversary once again! We loved having you with us for your special occasion. Thank you for pointing out our excellent location, the best in town in our opinion! I trust we won't have to wait a full year to see you again. Call me if you need any help with future reservations. Sincerely, Brian Cogswell General Manager More 

San Francisco, California
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10 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If the only thing that I have to complain about is the towels, then you know this is a fabulous hotel! We stayed only one night at the Spanish Garden Inn and I wish we had stayed longer. This small boutique hotel is nestled away on a quiet street only 3 blocks from the hub of State street. Once you... More 

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Aptos, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent only one night at Spanish Garden Inn, which is my only regret. We would have stayed longer if we could. Our room was absolutely lovely, with a four poster bed, plenty of space, fireplace, and a very spacious bathroom with amenities. The service was excellent from the moment we arrived. I'm quite particular about where I choose to... More 

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

Kathy, You need no excuse to come visit us again, we'd be happy to welcome you anytime! Thank you for staying with us and for the wonderful review. Best Wishes, Brian Cogswell More 

Tring, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only stayed here one night but found the Spanish Garden Inn to be a real gem with superb friendly service from all the staff here. It's location is great, just a few blocks from the main town and we were sorry to leave.

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

templebroadcast, Next time you will have to stay a few nights, to more thoroughly enjoy the town and the hotel. Thank you for the kind review. Have a wonderful rest of summer, Brian Cogswell General Manager More 

Suwanee, Georgia
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21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at this boutique hotel for a few days during our first visit to Santa Barbara. During our travel, we usually try to stay at first class smaller hotels. The Spanish Garden Inn exceeded our expectations in every way. It is a true luxury hotel. The service was outstanding and the very attentive staff was super... More 

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

Michael, Thank you for the review. It was a pleasure to be of service and I am glad that we exceeded your expectations. By the way, all rooms have fireplaces and either a private patio or balcony so you really can't go wrong there. See you both soon, Brian Cogswell GM More 

UK
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46 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

booked this just a couple of hours before arriving and it was probably the best hotel on our 3 week road trip. Central location but quiet. Very helpful staff. Beautiful rooms comfy beds. small but pleasant pool, all very nicely done up. What was so lovely was to be somewhere where you were not having to constantly pay out. I... More 

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

woll, It is rare that we have a last minute room open this time of year so I am glad that we were able to squeeze you in. You hit the nail on the head with our philosophy here. Once you purchase the room and check-in we want you to be relaxed, not worried that every little move you make... More 

Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently stayed for 5 nights at this wonderful boutique hotel. The room was large and the bed very comfortable. We appreciated the separate shower although my husband celebrated his 60th by enjoying a relaxing soak in the huge bath. Loved the Molton Brown toiletries. The hotel is in a great location and we walked everywhere even to th S... More 

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

janineor, I love it when a guest stays for 5 or more nights as it truly gives them the opportunity to relax and experience the town. Thank you for staying with us and for the excellent review. Should your travels bring you back to this side of the world we would love to see you again. Sincerely, Brian Cogswell General... More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife an I stayed at this wonderful boutique hotel during our stay in Santa Barbara.Our room was immaculate in classic SB style. The location of the hotel is perfect. It is only a 5 minute walk from the center of town but on a back street away from all the action. We rented the bicycles one day and rode... More 

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

CSVLR, That is a terrific picture of the front entrance to the hotel. Thank you for sharing it and for the review. We have a perfect location for renting the bikes and seeing the sites. Great to see you taking advantage of that feature. I will see you on your next visit to Santa Barbara. Sincerely, Brian Cogswell General Manager More 

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