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BEST WESTERN PLUS Encina Lodge & Suites

3.0 of 5 2220 Bath 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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india
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32 reviews 32 reviews
31 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Found property to be very nice clean good size rooms and bathroom, helpful staff near to main street you can take a cab or early get parking. Will love to stay here again, on reception you get apples and tea coffee.

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

All of us here at the Encina Inn appreciate your kind comments about your stay with us; and happy you found your visit to be accommodating. Please come see us again! More

SLO
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a good hotel at a fair price. We were in town for a concert at the SB Bowl and chose this hotel for a 1 night stay. The location was close to downtown and we were actually able to walk to the concert. The walk was nice and safe, even at 10pm. The property is slightly dated but... More

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

Thank you for choosing us as your hotel to stay in while attending a concert at our fabulous County Bowl. I am so pleased you were happy with your accommodations; and hope you come visit us again. More

Santa Cruz, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I love Best Western Plus lodging. It is always a step above other hotels. The only down side of this Best Western Plus Encino is not having the continental or full breakfast included for the price. We have stayed at other Best Western Plus over the years and had that. Other then that it was great as... More

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

Thank you for writing about your recent stay with us here at the Encina Inn and Suites. I am sorry we don’t provide a continental breakfast……….we just have coffee, tea, apples and oranges (when in season) here in our lobby. In the rooms we include cookies, candies, coffee makers, apples and oranges. And of course each room has a refrigerator.... More

Los Alamitos
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel was great! They checked us in early on a very busy weekend in SB and gave us our requested room by the pool! A+ service by the desk staff and the staff in the cafe are polite and friendly. The bed was comfortable and the towels were soft with a big bathroom area and lots of desk space... More

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

Thank you from all of us for writing such a great review about your recent visit here at the Encina Lodge. We appreciate your feedback; and I will share it with the restaurant staff and our staff here also. Please come and see us again. More

Rancho Cucamonga, California
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53 reviews 53 reviews
13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for 3 nights upstairs over the cafe. Balcony had a view of the roof of the cafe, beds were so uncomfortable hardly slept all weekend. The pillows were so small and hard I can't even believe they tried to pass them off as pillows. The room was quiet even with the windows open all night and it was... More

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

Thank you for reviewing our hotel during your recent stay with us. I’m sorry you didn’t find our beds comfortable; we do have special pillow-tops made for us. They are of a posturpedic type; and most people love them. Our pillows are the best quality; we adhere to the Best Western standards and purchase the Comforel brand. We put 3... More

Napa, CA, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very satisfied with the location, rooms, staff, and restaurant. Didn't have time to try the pool, but it looked lovely. The neighborhood is quiet and upscale. We enjoyed our time and looked forward to returning to our room, which was very comfortable and roomy...hopefully this is now 200 characters!

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

It was wonderful to read your nice review of our Encina Inn and Suites………..and do hope you will come visit us again soon. Thank you for all the kind words. More

Encinitas, California
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here overnight on a Sat night. The room was clean and looked like it was recently updated. Nice amenities including FREE bottled water and apples. There is a free shuttle to/from the train terminal and no long wait. No complaints.

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

I truly appreciate your kind review of our hotel; and hope you come see us again. More

Valencia, United States
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Love this hotel for its great service and hospitality. Would absolutely stay at this hotel next time I am in town. The restaurant has good quality food, and love the service. The staff is very helpful and reservations are easy.

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

We so much appreciate hearing from happy and contented guests such as yourself. Thank you for taking the time to write a review; and hope you come see us again soon. More

Toluca Lake, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Hotel was comfortable and clean with very nice staff. TV service was bad! Picture was horrific at best but I was to tired to deal with calling in. Breakfast was very good and even liked the coffee which is not always the case. Furnishing are outdated but comfortable. The finch aviary is nice to watch and hear them chatter. Hotel... More

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

Hello; and thank you for writing a review about your recent visit with here at the B/W Encina Inn and Suites. We appreciate your comments; they help us maintain the highest standards possible. I am so sorry your television wasn’t working properly. We have all new flat-screens; and if can figure out what room you were in; will definitely put... More

San Luis Obispo, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We picked this place because the price was right. I would definitely stay again, as the room was clean, decorated very nicely, and quiet. The place is an older property but well cared for. We just wanted a place for overnite to do a little shopping and have a nice dinner. This place fit the bill nicely and by car... More

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Address: 2220 Bath 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 Encina Lodge & Suites 3*
Number of rooms: 121
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus Encina Hotel Santa Barbara
Best Western Encina Hotel
Best Western Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Best Western

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