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Mason Beach Inn

324 West Mason Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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Lancashire
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14 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Santa Barbara is a lovely destination and the Mason Beach Inn was no exception. Nice location on quiet back street. Ample free parking. Close to beach and all the local amenities, all just a short walk away. Staff were friendly and helpful. At the time of our stay their Internet was down which was very inconvenient, we did get a... More 

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Auburn, Washington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

and the only reason I didn't give it a 5 is because the breakfast is rather skimpy with no hot food. That said, we'd definitely stay here again. We stayed a Monday night in Jan. Our king room was $116+tax. The room was quite large with a couch, a sitting table, a work table, granite counter tops, a micro and... More 

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Perth, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good little spot. Stayed here for one night. Rooms are a little outdated but that's me being picky. Staff are friendly. I would recomend this hotel. Free parking which was good for us. Tv with lots of channels to stay in. A good in room menu and nice and cheap

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Littleton, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

3 of us stayed in upstairs room with 2 queens. Everything was spotless, really nice desk people. Hot tub was just right. Quiet night's sleep both nights. Coffee hot & ready early, breakfast dry stuff & fruit. Would return.

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South San Francisco, California
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13 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

This Inn smells clean when you walk in the front door. The staff were all exceptionally helpful, and polite. The room was clean, the water was hot. The bed was as hard a the floor. We might as well have been camping on the ground. The walls were thin, so the baby crying itself to sleep across the hall was... More 

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Braselton, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015

As first time visitors to Santa Barbara, the Mason Beach Inn fit the bill for us. The location is convenient to the waterfront, Stearns Pier, wineries and has complimentary parking at your door. We enjoyed our second floor room, which seems more spacious due to a vaulted ceiling. Room prices were quite reasonable. The staff gave us a friendly greeting... More 

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San Jose, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

For a quick stopover in Santa Barbara there are cheaper hotels outside the city. For luxury on an extended stay, Belmond El Canto provides beautiful views and top notch service - at a luxury price. If you want to experience the charm and style of Santa Barbara at a moderate price and within walking distance of the beach. Mason Beach... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015 via mobile

The hotel is outdated but immaculately clean and functional. The hot tub was a fabulous offering and we enjoyed it in the Santa Barbara cold! Service was great and we enjoyed our time. The breakfast was bleh. Rather go grab a coffee and walk state street or down the wharf. Despite that was a good experience!

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Palm Springs, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015

About the only thing that's changed at Mason Beach Inn since my last review is the price of a room. Otherwise, things have remained pretty constant over the past eight years or so. I've never considered staying elsewhere in Santa Barbara. Location is ideal. Rooms are comfortable and quiet. Everything is clean. Desk clerks are cordial and cheery. Continental breakfast... More 

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Melbourne
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

As soon as we arrived at Mason Beach Inn, after being stuck on the 101 for almost 4 hours, we were warmly greeted by a male staff member. He checked us in super fast - possibly sensing our being tired & hungry. He was very helpful; gave me a town map and suggested some nearby places to eat. The room... More 

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