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Harbor View Inn

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   28 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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Ranked #14 of 61 Hotels in Santa Barbara
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • 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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Jerseyville, Illinois
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed at harbor view inn for two nights because my wife's sister in law wanted us to stay where she was staying for our sons wedding in santa barbara. It is a great hotel , very clean , great location , great staff , some rooms with balcony's over looking the ocean . The only draw back is the... More

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Spokane, Washington
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Not a bad place to stay in SB. There are other places that I'd rate higher in terms of friendliness and service. They were fine just not memorable, but the location is convenient to the wharf if that's what you're interested in.

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8 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely location right on the beach in Santa Barbara. The room was nice and large and had a great view of the ocean. We weren't overly happy with the service.... No one helped us with our bags, we tried to order room service and it took over 45 mins to get through despite repeatedly calling and leaving an answer phone... More

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
15 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We are currently staying in the very nice hotel the room we are in is large and meets all our needs the swimming pool is 1st class as is most things here my only grip is the addition of 10 dollars per night for parking during your stay what's that all about and why not just add it to the... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was just a quick stop for us on our way to LA but what a lovely hotel. Room was large and over looked the out door pool area. Very clean and large comfy bed with good sized TV and a good coffee maker. Staff all friendly and accommodating. Went out to eat but found the bar service good. Would... More

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Los Angeles, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very cute hotel, located in front of the ocean. I booked an ocean view room for my wife's birthday. The suite was spacious and a bottle of complimentary Champaign was there at the room. Staff was knowledgeable and friendly, location is excellent, and covered parking was convineint. Though I think that charging an extra $10 per day for it after... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for a couple of nights over Labor Day weekend. For $400+ a night I expected more, it was nice just not worth that amount of money. The positives: room was a good size and bed comfy. Parking was easy and relatively cheap, considering the cost of stay. Location was good, right on the front near to state street.... More

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Highlands Ranch, Colorado, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We picked this property because it was in between Pasadena where our son had his Summer internship and it was halfway to Hearst Castle which we had wanted to tour. This was a beautiful location, right across from Stearns Wharf. The grounds were lovely, and the staff couldn't of been more helpful. Exceptionally clean, and quiet. The websites said that... More

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London, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the best located hotel on our trip of the West Coast with superb views over the beach and harbour. The room was well appointed, clean and comfortable so we couldn't ask for more. Highly recommended.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to stay. Great location right at the end of State St. at the wharf. Our room was excellent with a pica-boo view of wharf. We were in newer tower so view of backlot was eh. Service was good. Enjoyed grabbing morning coffee at their little coffee shop each day. Gal who worked there was so friendly! We really... More

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Address: 28 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Harbor View Inn 4*
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Santa Barbara Harbor View Inn
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