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Harbor View Inn

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28 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sao Paulo, SP
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our stay at this hotel was really perfect! The rooms are big, clean, extremally well located, and the satff is kind and very helpfull! Besides the wonderful o ean view you get if you choose a room with a view! And the price is so fair!!! Really good choice!

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Spring City, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I went on a 10 day trek down the California coast and stayed at the Harbor View Inn for our stop in Santa Barbara - this was BY FAR the best hotel on our trip. The facilities are gorgeous, guest rooms are huge, and everything you see is immaculate! Bryan at the front desk was SO friendly... More 

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Katy, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel was extremely welcoming and in a beautiful location - right across from the beach. My room was clean, large and well lit. The staff was always friendly - ensuring I had what I needed (especially when I had a massive migraine coming on). I would absolutely stay here again!

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed at Harbor View for 2 nights but wished it could have been longer. The room was plenty big enough for 4 sharing and the bed was so comfy! Bathroom was large with separate bath and shower. Had a balcony overlooking building work which didn't impact too much as we were out enjoying Santa Barbara when noise was at its... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel was not worth the price considering all of the construction around the property. Although the noise and dirt are beyond the hoteliers' control, the front desk staff should be encouraged to try and place guests in the least offensive rooms, and perhaps give some accommodations such as waiving the $10.00 parking fee. I was encouraged to upgrade my... More 

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Providenciales
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16 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed in an ocean view room and it was very large with a nice balcony overlooking the ocean, beach & board walk. The location was convenient as it is just around the corner of the main street for shopping and dining. The only remark we have is that the wifi was not very strong and was only working outside,... More 

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Kidderminster
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Good location right on the front and easy access for nice walks on the pier and boardwalk. The reception people were helpful and friendly. The rooms were large with two queen beds. The hotel lacked a bar and restaurant. The hotel recommended a restaurant a few doors away called Eladios. The food was nice here but unfortunately sitting outside we... More 

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fairfax
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

spent 2 perfect days here. service/staff are very friendly and helpful. room was spotless. bathroom very bright and spacious with a separate room for toilet and shower. the bed was really the most comfortable hotel bed i have slept on. parking is convenient. location is wonderful - right across from beach/stearns wharf area. our room had a balcony which overlooked... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

On the beach (well, over the road from it), 10 mins from State St with all the shops, it's a good location. The place itself is in typical faux Spanish style, 3 floors high with decent rooms. It's a luxury motel really, but with big rooms and a nice pool and gym, it's good. The attached restaurant is not cheap... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice place in a great location at the foot of State Street with the warf and shuttle to downtown (totally unnecessary) right across the street. Booked a garden view room, upgraded to a pool view room that actually had a partial ocean view. The hotel itself is kind of like a delux motel, but it seems like that's the... More 

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