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Cheshire Cat Inn

3.0 of 5 Inn   |   36 W. Valerio St., Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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Ranked #3 of 22 Santa Barbara B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Orlando, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

This was our first hotel out of 5 for our trip up the CA coast, and I would have to say it was one of the BEST! The location, comfort of the rooms and the homemade breakfast the next morning were absolutely all wonderful. Just about everything we visited was within walking distance, and the B&B rooms and grounds (huge,... More

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Mission Viejo, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It was our first visit to Santa Barbara. The inn is well situated within walking distance of downtown and the pier. The staff and Inn Keeper were friendly and concerned for our needs. We stayed in the Bramhall cottage that was very comfortable. However be advised that with any structure of its age, the floors were very noisy when walking... More

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Simi Valley, California
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49 reviews 49 reviews
24 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were fortunate enough to be booked into the Cheshire Cat Inn for a wedding weekend. The Inn is lovely and in a central location to access Santa Barbara itself. We didn't have the opportunity to take advantage of the complimentary wine and hors d'oeuvres or other services but, based on the quality of the Inn itself, I'm sure it... More

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Fairfax, VA
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not sure what the Swiss family meant about noise at all! When we had breakfast, which was homemade quiche that morning, we were surprised there were so many guests as it had been so quiet. We stayed in Jean's room with a very good king size bed, immaculate and upscale linens and easy access to anything we needed. There were... More

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New York
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12 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter and I stayed here for one night in August. I think we used every service. The Inn was so well thought out. The room was equipped with everything we needed and more. We had the wine and cheese in the evening, then we walked to a lovely restaurant, later we used the hot tub. Then, breakfast in the... More

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Zürich
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52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are a family from Switzerland and stayed in one of the cottages as part of our road trip through California. The cottage was in very good condition in a good location in Santa Barbara. We were welcomed nicely but with a look at our 6-year old son it was immediately commented that we had to be staying in the... More

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Carmel, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we go to Santa Barbara to visit our daughters, we like to stay at the Cheshire Cat Inn. We have stayed there twice now. Our first stay there was delightful and the second stay was even more enjoyable. My impression of this Inn is that they truly care about their guests. When we arrived, we were too tired to... More

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Los Angeles, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I were getting married one weekend and stayed at this cute Inn. We love the theme and how it was Alice n Wonderland! We had a very pleasurable stay and the staff was great! They transitioned us to an upgraded room hassle free and they even had fresh flowers, fresh cookies, and a chilled bottle of chardonnay... More

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Los Angeles
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95 reviews 95 reviews
36 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very cute place and well managed. You have everything you need for a great stay. The service was friendly and efficient. We had the Cheshire Cat room which at first I was concerned about traffic but it was fine. Loved the window seat. Didn't have a wine choice and only white wine. The place is spotless which I appreciate.... More

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San Francisco, California
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10 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a frequent visitor to Santa Barbara, I love to try different B&Bs. In all these many years, I had yet to try Cheshire Cat Inn but decided to give this place a try. I am very happy I did! It is a lovely Inn in the Residential area, just a short walk to State Street. Every experience I've had,... More

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Address: 36 W. Valerio St., Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Cheshire Cat Inn 3*
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