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Hotel Milo Santa Barbara

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202 W. Cabrillo Blvd., Santa Barbara, CA 93101 (Formerly Hotel Oceana)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Fort Mitchell, Kentucky
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This Hotel was advertised as a somewhat luxury resort. The website pics are very deceiving as you will see from the photos I have posted. They claim to have free wifi, breakfast and bike rentals but they charge a resort fee of $30 a day to cover those amenities. The parking is an additional $18 a day. The room we... More 

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Nyon, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Reception staff is well trained and knows their stuff Rooms are of nice size with enjoyable bathrooms - no bath in our bathroom though Courtyard and facilities are nicely kept and look very nice Bikes are availbable for all guest. We relaxed at this place an enjoyed our time. There are unfortunatly some downs: - their is a weird additional... More 

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Calgary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I took a mini vacation and spent six days driving up the Pacific Coast Highway from L.A. to San Francisco. We didn't make any reservations and our first stop was in Santa Barbara. After driving down to the waterfront we came across the Hotel Milo. What a great find! The rates were reasonable, the rooms were beautifully... More 

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Ryan M, Manager at Hotel Milo Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words and wonderful review regarding your recent stay! More 

Anaheim Hills, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

From the location (between the marina and Stearn's Wharf), to the gardens, bicycles, continental breakfast, infused water, and attentive staff, we had a wonderful time at Hotel Milo. My husband, an avid golfer, LOVED that they have The Golf Channel on their tv line up. So many hotels (Hyatt, Sheraton, on down) that advertise premium tv don't offer The Golf... More 

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Thank you for the kind review! More 

Quebec
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My wife, my 17 yr-old son and I stayed at the Milo for one night on our "road-trip" from San Francisco to LA. This hotel benefits from a great location and offers a interesting choice of rooms throughout many little buildings that are all close to one another, creating a feeling that you are in a "village" or compound. When... More 

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Thank you for the wonderful review! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I cannot recommend Hotel Milo enough and have already done so to my family and friends. The property itself is charming, beautifully laid out and maintained and peaceful... so many places to relax and unwind! Location is stellar - we walked to all of our meals etc. Rooms are so well done and the bed was exceptional. Every single person... More 

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Thank you for the kind words and wonderful review! We are happy you enjoyed your time with us. More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We recently stayed at Hotel Milo on a return visit to Santa Barbara, which was very busy and we could not get our 1st and 2nd choice hotels. This option appeared to suit our needs and as it was high season it was far from a cheap one. The first room we were given was appalling no better than a... More 

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Thank you for reviewing our hotel. We appreciated the details outlined in your review as we continually look for helpful feedback. More 

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Camarillo, California
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Prepaid for stay, checked in at 3:00 pm and they said the room just needed to be inspected that they would call me when it was ready, 4:30 they called and said it was ready, we returned after dinner to be told they didn't have a room for us that they had overbooked. Insisted I had not prepaid which was... More 

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Ryan M, Manager at Hotel Milo Santa Barbara, responded to this review

I am sorry to hear about your recent experience and will ensure to follow up with the appropriate parties. Please feel free to reach out to me if you decide to come visit us again in the near future. More 

Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Like other reviewers, I agree that this place has bags of potential but it falls short. The rooms are hot and the bathrooms are very tired. Breakfast is also pretty disappointing. That said, the location is amazing and the staff are very friendly.

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Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I dropped off 3 items for laundry, expecting it to be reading in 24 hours like the stub said. Unfortunately, I had to leave town before it was done. While the front desk staffer did his best to arrange for the clothes to be couriered to my next stop, it never arrived. For some reason the items weren't FedEx'd overnight... More 

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Thank you for reviewing our hotel and I am happy we had the chance to talk and resolve your pending concerns. We hope to see you again in the near future! More 

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