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Spanish Garden Inn

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915 Garden Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Chicago
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I had an excellent stay at the Spanish Garden Inn. While historic the hotel is very clean and well kept. I have a mold allergy and had no issues. The Staff is outstanding. Each and every one of them. It was my husbands birthday celebration and someone had hand drawn a beautiful happy birthday card welcoming us... More 

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Niederuzwil, Switzerland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our stay here for only two nights was fantastic. At the moment you walk in since to the moment you go away the whole staff make to feel your stay unforgattable. The whole Staff was wonderful, the room very clean, perfect organisation in everything, a special catch for details, very good breakfast. The Hotel is located very good, it's near... More 

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

Lucia F, What lovely photos of our double queen room. Thank you for posting them here for all to be able to get a feel for the property. I am so happy to hear that we helped to make your visit to Santa Barbara a relaxing and fun one. Take care, Brian More 

England
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Have just stayed here for 4 wonderful nights and from start to end could not fault a thing. Everything was just charming, the breakfast delicious and all the staff so cheerful, friendly and helpful. It may cost that bit more but is so worth it. We can't wait to return.

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Fresno, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We just returned from a perfect two night stay and can't wait to go back. Izumi made us feel special the moment we walked in. She was so sweet and helpful in finding us fun activities! Our room was absolutely beautiful and we no small detail was overlooked. Our shower was wonderful and the bed was the most comfortable I... More 

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

Alec, It was great to see you again. Thank you for the review and for so graciously acknowledging our staff. They work hard and always appreciate it when it pays off in a terrific stay. See you soon we hope, Brian More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I recently stayed here for just one night. I wished that I had a week to stay here. The staff was fantastic. From the manager to floor staff, they were all friendly and extremely helpful. The room was beautifully decorated, spacious, and clean. The bed was so comfortable. The bathroom was well stocked with good quality products. The breakfast was... More 

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

Ia, We enjoyed meeting you and wish you could have stayed longer as well. Thank you for the review and please feel free to contact me the next time you want to come back to Santa Barbara. -Brian Cogswell More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A charming boutique hotel just two blocks from the fabulous restaurants, shopping and nightlife on State Street. Built as a hotel in 2001 the facilities are modern but still exude a historic charm. The staff could not have been more welcoming and attentive. They coordinated delivery of champagne and strawberries to coincide exactly with our arrival. Afterwards they went above... More 

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

Brian M, Thank you for the review. I will let the staff know how you appreciated their hospitality. One night is definitely not enough time to fully enjoy Santa Barbara. I am glad to hear that you will be back sooner rather than later. Sincerely, Brian Cogswell General Manager More 

Honolulu, Hawaii
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181 reviews 181 reviews
52 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This lovely inn is within easy walking distance of State Street and serves the most delicious breakfasts. You can eat inside in the bright breakfast room, or outside on the front lanai, or in the back garden courtyard. The suites were roomy and had big tubs (although with so much drought right now, we did not dare to use it.)... More 

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

TripTalkHawaii, Wow, great photos of the Junior Suite you stayed in. Thank you for sharing them online and for taking the time to write a review. I am pleased that you enjoyed your time with us in Santa Barbara. See you next time, Brian More 

Denver, Colorado
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Personal attention, beautiful and spacious rooms, wonderful complimentary breakfast, great location, and exemplary service. I wish they would rent for the month! Just a short walk to the beach, State st. (the shopping street) and the historical mission and classic mission architecture. We will be back.

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

ABWSPC, Thank you for the review. We'd be more than happy to have you with us for a month! So glad to hear that you will be back. We look forward to it. Sincerely, Brian Cogswell More 

London, United Kingdom
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93 reviews 93 reviews
21 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our stay at the Spanish Garden Inn was summarized by Kaitlyn who underpromised and over-delivered on our room by saying it would be cramped with the two of us and Thomas, 3 1/2 in a roll out and Emily 14 months in a cot/crib. There was plenty of room for all of us with space in between. Indeed the room... More 

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

I have to say that you and your family were outstanding guests as well. It makes our job easy and a pleasure to assist such friendly visitors. Thank you so much for the detailed review. We do have a great staff here and I thank you for acknowledging them so graciously. Sincerely, Brian Cogswell General Manager More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely interiors with unique feel of the rooms make this a very special hotel in Santa Barbara. Parking is offered downstairs and breakfast is served in a beautiful garden for ultimate tranquility. We loved our short stay there. Highly recommended!

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

Stevan J, Thank you for the review. You will have to stay longer next time in order to truly appreciate all that Santa Barbara has to offer. To clarify for others who might be reading, the parking and breakfast mentioned in the review are both included complimentary with your stay. -Brian Cogswell More 

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