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BEST WESTERN Beachside Inn

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   336 W. Cabrillo Blvd., Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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Ranked #14 of 61 hotels in Santa Barbara
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Victoria Capital Regional District, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Jenny in the kitchen turned my stay into a five-star experience. Harvey the manager does a great job empowering his staff to making his guests happy. The breakfast room is a bit small and can be crowded, but Jenny in the kitchen does an outstanding job of welcoming the guests and making sure everyone is happy. She got me gluten-free... More

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Costa Mesa, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We chose to stay at the Beachside Best Western because we were looking for a decent, affordable place to stay for a quick family getaway to Santa Barbara. This hotel mostly fit the bill. The staff were friendly and attentive. The room was very clean. It was really nice that breakfast was included. It would have been nice if the... More

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Plano, Texas
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first stay at a Best Western Hotel, and I was certainly delighted with the property, employees and accomodations. I picked this hotel for proximit y to the beach and it proved to be a perfect location. The hotel was very clean, the beds were comfortable, the room large and well appointed and the staff was exceptionally friendly... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From our first contact with registration staff throughout our stay we were very comfortable. The staff is very friendly and polite the rooms are without frills but very clean and the beds are very comfortable. Breakfast is not gourmet but it is tasty and does the job. Close to the restaurants and beaches. The only complaint has nothing to do... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was nice and clean; the queen beds were very comfortable. Modern decor with a fridge and microwave. The wifi was horrible. There is # to call for problems(not the front desk) they didn't even know what they were talking about so we couldn't really use it. The one thing I didn't like was the view. The hotel is... More

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff at this hotel were very friendly and helpful. Though the hotel is an older one all the rooms have been nicely renovated without losing the charm of the hotel. Our room overlooked the beach and we could sit out on the balcony and enjoy the view. The breakfast is really great and there are lots of items to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was sure it was a Bestwestern plus since the room was so nice, big and comfortable, the piscine simple but clean and warm, the personnel very helpful. I look forward for the complimentary breakfast. Definitely a place to stay in Santa Barbara. Oh, and the location is perfect by the way...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here in August for 1 night only on my way to San Diego. Best Location in town, across from the beach, lots of shopping, great resteraunts Brophy Brothers is fantastic , don't mind the wait, it goes fast. The hotel was very clean, comfortable beds and pillows, great shower pressure, the best is the FREE yes free breakfast, eggs,... More

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Villa Park, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed here a few times after trying other more upscale hotels in Santa Barbara. The Beachside Inn is clean, convenient and very friendly. Our balcony room overlooked the beach/harbour. We sat and enjoyed the view. The pool area is also well maintained. Housekeeping was tidying up the area constantly.

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Pasadena, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You won't find fancy rooms here -- they're cozy and utilitarian. But you will find really helpful and pleasant staff who seem to enjoy their job and want you to have a nice time. What you should know: The rooms come with a coffee machine, microwave and fridge. The in-room coffee supplies are pretty meager (no cream, one sugar) and... More

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Address: 336 W. Cabrillo Blvd., Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN Beachside Inn 2.5*
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Welcome to the Beachside Inn, perfectly located just across the street and a few minutes walking distance from the harbor, pier and beaches of Santa Barbara. From our fantastic location, you can also enjoy a beautiful walk to "downtown" Santa Barbara, and experience all our world class dining and shopping. And to make life even easier, the Santa Barbara beachfront/downtown electric shuttle is available at our front door if you're planning to have an even more relaxing day while visiting. Our 60 room hotel will be sure to offer you the quaint charm, which represents Santa Barbara's essence. But we also offer some of the most modern conveniences. From our very hi-speed internet, to a fabulous continental breakfast and the latest in air conditioning / heating systems, we are all confident you will have a memorable visit here in Santa Barbara all handled by our fabulous staff.We look forward to welcoming all of you to our wonderful littleescape by the sea in beautiful Santa Barbara. ... more   less 
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