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Cabrillo Inn at the Beach

931 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, CA 93103
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Ranked #38 of 60 hotels in Santa Barbara
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great location, just across the street from beach. Zoo and country club super close by. Rooms are comfortable. No airconditioning but fans cooled down the room. Pool was right outside the rooms. Nice areas to sunbathe & sit out. We enjoyed our stay and would come again.

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Doha, Qatar
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Cabrillo Inn at the Beach is a lovely little place to stay in Santa Barbara. Located right across from the beach, only a 2 minute walk and you're in the sand. The pool is nice and it stays warm. The breakfast comes with the room and was very good. On the other hand I did not notice one room... More

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location was great. The grounds and landscaping was beautiful. The rooms were adequate size although the decor was average and a bit dated. For the location (right across from the beach) it is a good value. The continental breakfast was done very well. The staff was very helpful.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was large, had a lovely view of the ocean and a spacious rooftop deck. No air conditioning, which was a drawback, but the staff was very friendly and the continental breakfast was so much better than we expected.

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Bakersfield, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Directly across the street from the beach; free parking; Rooms are clean but sparse and did not include a phone.The staff was wonderful! friendly and helpful giving me a late check out when requested without even batting an eye. Continental breakfast extra's included Quiche, Gourmet coffee, Half and half for my coffee rather then the powdered creamer which is a... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've stayed here many times over the years. I've always enjoyed my visits, but this last trip was a disappointment. The location is great and the vibe remains unpretentious and beachy. Unfortunately the motel has not kept up with the times- smoking is allowed at the pools and patio areas, and during my last stay smoking was commonplace and regular... More

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautifully located, nicely furnished, clean, comfortable hotel on the beach in Santa Barbara. I had the pleasure of having a room with a garden patio and I decided to eat dinner outside, before taking an evening walk, along the beach to the pier as the sun was setting. My stay was thoroughly enjoyable. My only caveat would... More

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El Granada, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent a couple of days in three rooms at the Cabrillo Inn in Santa Barbara this week. We got two gorgeous room on the second floor adjoining a balcony overlooking the beach. The third one overlooked the pool. While the rooms aren't air conditioned they are all equipped with fans. The rooms were clean the beds were comfortable. The... More

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We stayed for 2 nights (13th & 14th June) and I agree the location is good (right across from the beach) but the ocean view room we had was in need of decorating. The room was small and the bathroom area was unattractively small. The rooms felt unclean because they were shabby. Overall I wished I had paid more to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We stayed at the Cabrillo while visiting family for 4 days. The hotel is across the street from the beach so is very convenient if beach fun is in your plans. We arrived earlier than expected from a red-eye from Hawaii and were exhausted. We asked for early check-in so we could catch a nap before meeting up with family.... More

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Address: 931 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, CA 93103
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Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Also Known As:
Cabrillo Inn At The Beach Hotel Santa Barbara
Cabrillo Hotel Santa Barbara
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#6 Best Value Hotel in Santa Barbara #11 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
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