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The Parkside Inn

2.5 of 5 Motel   |   424 Por La Mar, Santa Barbara, CA 93103
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Ranked #37 of 59 hotels in Santa Barbara
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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85 reviews 85 reviews
5 hotel reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is part of the Hyatt so you have to check in there, but this hotel is only 100 yards or so around the corner. You can use all the Hyatt facilities though, so that's nice. Our room had a king bed, a flat screen TV, and a small patio (sat 2 people comfortably). The only view from the hotel... More

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Reno, Nevada
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6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We opted for this "sister" property to the Hyatt Santa Barbara since the price was so much lower. The Parkside Inn is in a quiet neighborhood about a block away from the Hyatt Santa Barbara which is across the street from a gorgeous beach. The hotel room was smallish but clean and adequate and very quiet. We had a refrigerator... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Spacious Inn. Apartment style layout small living room separate bed and bathroom. It was clean on the surface but not deep cleaned found hair behind the mattress and on arrival there was some silverfish bug on the mattress underneath the welcome pamphlet. Freaked me out..that's how I found the hair behind the pillows on ths box spring. Other than that... More

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Sacramento, California
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35 reviews 35 reviews
30 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

This is a separate building that is part of the Hyatt Santa Barbara which makes it nice as they permit you to use their pool, spa and workout facilities, all of which are nice! The only drawback is the main hotel is about a block away so you have to walk to go to the pool/spa.The spa could have been... More

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Lisbon, Portugal
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

Big room, almost seemed an apartment, with living room and balcony, very comfortable bed. Quiet, good location, free parking but you need to check in at the Hyatt. Breakfast not included. Only stayed for 1 night but would go back.

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New York
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32 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

Pros- The bed was comfortable and the room was quiet. Free parking. Hyatt amenities included. Cons- Dingy, dated, tiny, only somewhat clean, and very old bathroom. The TV reception was terrible. Santa Barbara or not, $100 a night should get you better than this.

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Del Mar, California
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5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

This is a very basic hotel annex for the Hyatt. Staff allowed us early check in and will escort you to the rooms if needed, but its very straightforward & easy to find. It was not noisy despite being close to the RR tracks. Did NOT hear noise from elevator , nor other rooms. Pretty standard room, good size, clean... More

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Prescott, Arizona
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

First, the pluses: The King bed was very comfortable. The check in staff and everyone else including the maids were very friendly and did their jobs well. We had a room near the elevator which some people have complained about, but we found if we kept the fan on all the time, the 'white noise' kept us from hearing anything.... More

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Shanghai, China
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

We stayed here for 1 night with our 3 young children in a large size room with 2 queen beds and a baby crib. The baby crib was high quality and super clean. The crib was beautifully made up with a padded mattress and crib sheets, as well as, a lovely travel size assortment of baby toiletries! We thought this... More

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Bakersfield, California
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33 reviews 33 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013 via mobile

Clean, quiet, great beds, great location, plenty of parking, friendly staff. You have full access to the Hyatt which is about 100 yards away. There is a park across the street. You can walk to the zoo and wildl

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Also Known As:
The Parkside Hotel Santa Barbara
Parkside Hotel Santa Barbara
The Parkside Hotel
Parkside Inn Santa Barbara
Parkside Inn
Address: 424 Por La Mar, Santa Barbara, CA 93103
Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Amenities:
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #37 of 59 hotels in Santa Barbara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Parkside Inn 2.5*
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