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Harbor View Inn

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28 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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San Diego, California
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have stayed at this hotel many times when we're in Santa Barbara. Why? Because it's such a nice place! The location can't be beat--it's right across the street from the beach and the pier, and within walking distance to many nice restaurants. We always try to get a room on the front side of the hotel so we can... More 

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San Diego
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Had a great two night stay at the Harbor View Inn. Here are some details - Room size was above average and the decor was a bit older, but more than acceptable. Bed and pillows were comfortable. Bathroom has privacy and two sinks. The room and the facility were very clean. Free hotel WiFi worked well - got 10 Mbps... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Large rooms with sofa and table and patio area. Bathrobes provided and lovely toiletries in the bathroom. Nice coffee machine. Staff very courteous and attentive. 10% discount in cafe and restaurant for hotel guests and really good happy hour drinks and light bites - crab sliders - $7 for two and they were delicious. Great location just a short walk... More 

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London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed only for one night, we had a ground floor room which although was dark was more like a mini suite with separate lounge yes the decor is not contemporary but it was fine. The front desk star were efficient and polite and the pool was fun for our kids.The location is great right on the front and within walking... More 

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Langhorne, Pennsylvania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 182 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The HVI is a great hotel. The staff is professional and friendly. Bryan was helpful in recommending some local establishments. The location cannot be beat. The property faces the ocean. It is walking distance to many beach side restaurants and the Funk Zone. My room was very spacious and had a balcony. The bed was extremely comfortable. The hotel has... More 

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Redwood City, CA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly service and a great location right by the boardwalk with views across the beach to the ocean. Be sure to check with Priceline or others and compare prices. They do offer a AAA discount, but other sites may be less expensive

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed here for 3 nights. It has the perfect location for us, opposite the beach and Wharf and walking distance to downtown Santa Barbara. The hotel itself is clean and tidy. It may not be to some peoples taste as the decor is old but doesn't look tired, it's very in keeping with the outlook of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Directly opposite the beach, we stayed as a family of 4 for one night. The pool and spa are excellent and not an overcrowded are.. We ate a huge meal at Eladios's just next door- fish taco's are terrific, wine and beer well chilled. Our room was spotless and the decor tasteful and clean. The staff efficient, cheerful, friendly and... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Big room with deck and ocean view. Everything was fine. Staff were friendly and helpful - all very slick. Family of 4 with 2 beds and a roll out worked really well because of the extra room on the deck. Because of the view/deck, it was a good room to hang out in and catch up on a little work/relax.... More 

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Long Clawson, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Luxurious beds and capacious bathrooms. Balcony very handy even though ours looked over a building site but you could still see the ocean from it. On site cafe and restaurant excellent especially with resident discounts. Just cross the road to the wonderful beach although waves disappointing on our trip. Noisy trains with loud sirens on a regular basis but surprisingly... More 

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