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BEST WESTERN PLUS Encina Lodge & Suites

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Valencia, United States
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I love this Best Western Plus hotel, because I know I will have a pleasant stay. To begin with, the hotel bed and pillows were inviting, allowing me to have a good nights sleep. After my peaceful sleep I enjoyed a nice breakfast from the on-site restaurant. Checking out was a breeze, allowing me to get to destination quickly. I... More 

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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in a two bedroom suite Friday and Saturday night and we were in love with the place!! It was a full on apartment and we just moved in for two nights! It was clean and quick service when we asked for extra towels. The location is perfect! A $5 uber ride to downtown and $6 uber ride to... More 

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BAKERSFIELD, United States
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Victor checked us in. He is just WONDERFUL! We were on our 18th anniversary. Victor went above & beyond to make our stay a grrreat one! He's a pro, polite, helpful, sweet, & kind! All the other staff we came in contact with were polite & nice as well. The whole place was very clean & we felt safe. Its... More 

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Thank Juanita M
sacramento, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my hideaway, where I can go, be treated well, and be comfortable. So much so that I never really want to leave when it's time to go home! I always book my next stay as I am leaving. I really am looking forward to my next stay at this property!

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Thank Geni C
Carol W, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Encina Lodge & Suites, responded to this review

Wow………we love to hear reviews such as yours; thank you so much for writing this one!! We all appreciate hearing that we make our guests happy and comfortable……..we look forward to your next visit with us. More 

Farnham
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152 reviews
49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have stayed here for the past six nights and have nothing but good things to say about the hotel. I was extremely lucky to be upgraded to a one bed apartment with patio overlooking the pool. There was a kitchen but I had no need for this. The room was cleaned daily to a high standard. The room looked... More 

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Thank Kevin H
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19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sometimes BWs can be iffy, this one however exceeded all expectations and we would absolutely return without hesitation. The Live Oak restaurant and bar on site is delish! They were incredibly prompt when I asked someone to come check out the TV.. Turns out, we were the numb nuts using the wrong remote. The room is good size and spacious... More 

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Paso Robles, California
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134 reviews
60 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2016

This Best Western was in a good location for us, as we attended a wedding nearby and wanted to be close. It is also close to the Cottage Hospital. Quite easy to find and plenty of free parking! Quite expensive for a Best Western, but in Santa Barbara, I guess that is what you get. We were able to check... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

We recently stayed here with with my entire family. There were five of us in one room. It was very spacious with fairly high ceilings. The room had 2 beds and a pullout couch. The room was very clean and off the road so it was very quite, it also had a nice balcony. The only downside to the room... More 

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Thank teamnf2
Carol W, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Encina Lodge & Suites, responded to this review

You have no idea how happy and pleased I was to read your most recent review of your stay with us here at the Encina Inn and Suites. You have perfectly captured the very essence of what the Encina is all about; and realized how hard we all work to make it the most comfortable and best it can be.... More 

Carpinteria, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

My husband and I had a wedding to attend in Santa Barbara, CA. and wanted to spend the night so we didn't have to drive anywhere. We often stay in Best Westerns and this one is fantastic. Everyone was happy, gave great service and went out of their way to help us. Everything was clean and spotless. The pool was... More 

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Florida
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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

The staff was friendly, but the PLUS is not there. Our rooms looked outdated, the carpet is not the usual hotel carpet, but a household carpet; the AC units is noisy. Neighborhood is not close to the main Santa Barbara scene, so we had to drive to get groceries, breakfast, etc.

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Thank EdFL33178
Carol W, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Encina Lodge & Suites, responded to this review

I’m sorry you were not completely happy with your recent visit with us. We are constantly updating our rooms to make them more comfortable for our guests; and do hope you will come stay again to sample one of those renovated guest rooms. Thank you for writing your review; we appreciate all your comments. More 

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