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Cheshire Cat Inn

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36 W. Valerio St., Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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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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Bucks County, PA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I chose this hotel as it was mentioned it is in walking distance to many shops and restaurants, however, we discovered it would be a very long walk. If you don't mind driving into town, it is very charming. The room was lovely although I agree with another reviewer that it was rather warm with little to no air conditioning... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have just spend 3 nights in this lovely Bed & Breakfast & Evening Hors d'oeuvres! We stayed in Alices suite, a beautifull room with a tiny bathroom and a balcony. The staff was very nice and gave us recommandations of where to go for dinner. The Cheschire Cat Inn is kept nice and clean and is in walking distance... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a really lovely stay here at the Cheshire Cat Inn, we were really excited to visit as Santa Barbara regulars to stay in a B&B rather than a hotel this time to feel part of a local experience. We arrived slightly early and were checked in which was a treat, it was straight down to business and quite... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved our 2 night stay at The Cheshire Cat and wished we had shortened our stay at other accommodations throughout our road trip and stayed more nights here. Made to feel so welcome. The whole place is spotlessly clean including garden and grounds. Everything well maintained. Felt it was such a homely place. The free nibbles and wine every... More 

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a find! We loved our stay here in the Caterpillar suite. The whole place is spotless with lovely touches. The free wine and nibbles each evening were superb and so nice we didn't need a starter when we went out later for a meal. The breakfasts were good if a little strange. Lovely sweet French toast with a savoury... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We both loved this place. We had a wonderful welcome and The Cheshire Cat is like a home from home. Hors D'oeuvres and wine were offered each evening out on the lovely patio. This was a great chance to meet other guests. Breakfast was good and again was taken out on the patio. The Cheshire Cat is well located in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I discovered this B&B a few years ago and it is my "must stay" place in Santa Barbara. Staff is always very welcoming and gracious. The grounds and rooms are well kept. I stayed in the remodeled Cheshire Cat room. Lovely room.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a great time here. I am a native to Santa Barbara and I feel this place represents wonderfully. Staff was wonderful, rooms adorable, breakfast and happy hour food fabulous. Yes I will be going back.

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Chicago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every detail of this lovely B&B reflects charm and thoughtfulness.The March Hare room in the turret was light and airy with a view to the front garden. Breakfast and evening appetizers were delicious and full of variety. The staff were attentive and helpful.

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Cheshire Cat on our road trip. The room was really pretty and so comfortable. The breakfast setting was great and a big variety of food. Would definitely recommend for anybody thinking of making the trip along the PCH

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