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Spanish Garden Inn

4.0 of 5 915 Garden Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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  • Service
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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East Setauket, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Two blocks from State Street and one block from Handlebar coffee. Very nice quiet street, Staff is friendly and hopeful, hey its southern California, Mellow Mellow Mellow. Underground parking and charging station. Breakfast was very nice with plenty of choices. Room and interior furnishings high end. Seems more like an adult atmosphere than child friendly but other reviewers .....

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255 reviews 255 reviews
40 hotel reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is my second review and second stay here. First was with husband on business. This trip was a girlfriends shopping trip. Again… a perfect stay. The staff is SO HELPFUL. The location is great, just 2 blocks of the heart of shopping on State street. Parking, WiFi, and a great breakfast are INCLUDED in the price. The breakfast is... More 

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

PismoLulu, It was so nice to see you again and thank you for bringing all of your girlfriends this time. They clearly had a great time and we loved meeting them all. I will pass on your kind review to the staff. See you next visit! -Brian More 

Maplewood, New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Wonderful staff and very accommodating with young children. Nice rooms, lovely breakfast and great location. Walking distance to pier, playground and all the stores and restaurants Would love to return and explore the area more and stay here again.

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

duncan88, Thank you for the review and for choosing us for your vacation stay. We like to think that we are equally accommodating to guests of all ages, 88 hours to 88 years. :-) We will look forward to your next visit. -Brian More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This Inn is simply a gem. It was my BFs first time back in SB since graduating college and my first time period. This Inn is -thankfully- not on state street but a comfortable walking distance to delicious restaurants and some of SBs most historical sites. All of the staff was welcoming upon our arrival as well as informative and... More 

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

Veronica, We wish you had stayed longer as well. Brian H. in particular very much enjoyed talking with you and helping you to plan your time. So glad that you have now discovered Santa Barbara and we look forward to many return visits. Sincerely, Brian Cogswell More 

Los Angeles, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I hosted our rehearsal dinner/welcome reception and wedding reception at the Spanish Garden Inn over two nights in May of 2014, and we couldn't have asked for a better venue! Christine, Brian and the rest of the staff went above and beyond to make our wedding weekend as comfortable and smooth as possible. Our friends and family... More 

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Christine P, Director of Sales at Spanish Garden Inn, responded to this review

Hello mmg n, We are in awe of your stunning review. It was such a pleasure to be a part of your wedding celebration. I have to say, you did it right. It was clear everyone had a jubilant time. Thank you for choosing our property. We are thrilled that you have such a positive memory to treasure! My very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I wanted to spend a quiet weekend in Santa Barbara and had a wonderful experience at the Spanish Garden Inn. The staff was AMAZING and extremely helpful and offered their time and information so willingly. We had a wonderful room with its own fireplace and balcony and all was private without feeling closed in. We did have... More 

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Christine P, Director of Sales at Spanish Garden Inn, responded to this review

Hello Hara N, Wow- that is a great way to describe your quiet and wonderful Santa Barbara stay with us! You mentioned our customer service and that means a lot. We welcome you back when you're ready for another get away! My very best, Christine More 

Lawrence, Kansas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent three nights in the Spanish Garden Inn last week and it exceeded all expectations. Just a few blocks from State Street, close to the Arcada with great restaurants, shops and historic buildings, the hotel is a very private, beautifully appointed respite. Though built only about 10 yrs. ago it has the ambiance, grace and charm of an old... More 

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

Carol, When we redesign our website next quarter we might just have to hire you to write the copy for it :-) What a lovely review. Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with others. We can't wait for your return. Sincerely, Brian More 

Sydney, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's easy to see why this property rated so highly on trip advisor. For its great location, the staff are remarkably non-pretentious. Very warm and friendly, which made us feel welcome. I think Kaitlyn was the name of the front desk staff, she was great. The grounds are compact yet pleasant, and our junior suite was privately positioned on ground... More 

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

Adam, Thank you for the review and for staying with us on your USA adventure. While I would kindly dispute your assertion that we are 'less stars' than others in town I am glad that you found your stay to be so pleasant and of good value. We hope you have the opportunity to visit us again soon. Sincerely, Brian... More 

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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spacious, clean, sophisticated, very welcoming, great home cooked breakfast. Right in the leafy streets of Santa Barbara but only a 10 minute stroll into town. We loved it. Shame we only had one night there. Thanks Caitlyn and Brian

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

Scott & Loma, Thank you for the brief but very kind review! I will be sure to let the staff know your gratitude and should you make the long journey from New Zealand again we would love to welcome you back to Santa Barbara once more. Sincerely, Brian Cogswell General Manager More 

Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently stayed here thanks to other reviews in Trip Advisor. Was here this week and it was great. The staff was just excpeptional and the room was big and comfortable over looking the pool. Very close to great shopping and Restaurants in downtown SB.

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

RJHAMS, Good to hear that TripAdvisor was able to steer you in the right direction. Thank you for staying with us and for the positive review. I look forward to your next visit, Brian More 

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Address: 915 Garden Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Spanish Garden Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 23
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Also Known As:
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#5 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara

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