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BEST WESTERN PLUS Pepper Tree Inn

3.0 of 5 3850 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93105
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this hotel for 2 nights while visiting friends in Santa Barbara. We loved the location close to a shopping mall and to the older downtown part of the city. The room was spacious and clean with a lovely courtyard with pool accessible through sliding glass doors. The breakfast isn't great, but since it isn't included in the... More 

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Carson City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our second time staying here, ( Reseved the end of our stay last year ), and will be looking forward to our stay next year. Most of the rooms have patios that overlook a garden type view. Fire pit at one end, swimming pool/hot tub the other. Resturant and Lounge on premise. Yes! We made a reservation for... More 

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ChivaunC, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Pepper Tree Inn, responded to this review

Dear Jeanettemtngirl, Thank you for taking the time to post your kind review. It means so much to myself and my staff to receive your positive feedback – thank you again! We look forward to continue to provide you with clean and comfortable accommodations next time you visit us. Sincerely, Chivaun. More 

Los Angeles, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've stayed at the Pepper Tree Inn several times while we visit family in the area. It's more like a motel in that you can pull up to your front door for many of the rooms. Most recently, we were in a lovely room with a king bed and a pull out sofa bed that opened onto the grass and... More 

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Kingston, Jamaica
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for a clean, convenient motel-like accomodation, then this is fine. It formed part of my honeymoon package so i did not expect such a low key, basic hotel compared to the other great stays that were included. Room advice: i followed other suggestions to get a pool side room. Its a good suggestion. Location: huge mall... More 

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Springville, California
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is always very courteous, clean and comfortable. Nice pool and Jacuzzi I prefer their fruit and coffee vs. a Continental Breakfast. Lots of diabetics out there would appreciate this. I find it a little pricey for my budget, but it is worth it for the great location and comfortable beds. CLEAN CLEAN CLEAN!

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ChivaunC, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Pepper Tree Inn, responded to this review

Dear Jeanettemtngirl, Thank you for taking the time to post your kind review. It means so much to myself and my staff to receive your positive feedback – thank you again! We look forward to continue to provide you with clean and comfortable accommodations next time you visit us. Sincerely, Chivaun. More 

Dublin, Ireland
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106 reviews 106 reviews
34 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We arrived late after dark, having got lost trying to find the hotel, and we were told to drive around the hotel and we would find our room which was 334. Grand big room, two Queen size beds, 'fridge, TV., coffee machine, some chairs, bathroom, bowl of fruit and bottles of water. We found we were too late for the... More 

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Dover, United Kingdom
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

My husband and I stayed at this hotel during out honeymoon trip and we loved it. We had a room with a balcony overlooking a little garden and the small outside pool and it was super. There was a small fitness centre which was great and also a laundry area, which pleased my husband immensely. Breakfast was not included so... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We were in Santa Barbara for a family weekend. Our goal was to find a nice place to use as a base for our Urban Wine Trail experience. The Best Western was a great value. Everyone made us feel at home. The Fitness Center was a pleasant surprise!

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ChivaunC, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Pepper Tree Inn, responded to this review

Dear Dkohl, We agree - the Pepper Tree inn offers a great value and our location is so convenient to all the exciting area attractions. There are many events taking place throughout the year at the wineries and restaurant that dot the Urban Wine Trail. We hope you choose to stay with us again next time you are in Santa... More 

Los Angeles, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We loved the hotel, but sadly most of the Best Western Plus Hotels we have stayed at provide at least a complementary breakfast. We did eat breakfast at the Marmalade Cafe across the street. The breakfast was awesome. I just wish they had put it on the website that breakfast was not included.

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Similar to previous Best Western we visited, these are more like motels rather than hotels. Beds very comfortable, bathroom strange as no washbasin in bathroom, just shower in bath and toilet. Patio doors out onto pool area/patio area with a fire pit lit in the evenings. Air conditioning unit in room exceptionally loud, couldn't have this on at night. Fruit... More 

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Address: 3850 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93105
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Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Pepper Tree Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 150
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Hotel Santa Barbara
Best Western Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Best Western
Hotel Style:
#11 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#15 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
#15 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara

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