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Mason Beach Inn

324 West Mason Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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Ranked #29 of 60 Hotels in Santa Barbara
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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42 reviews 42 reviews
12 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a lovely stay in santa barbara and part of it was thanks to this hotel. Our room was enormous and with all comforts. The breakfast is good with a great variety of bread, pastries and fruits to choose from. The staff is extremely friendly and helpful. The best part however was the swimming pool and the spa. A... More

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Los Angeles, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Checked in, then viewed the room, which reeked of urine. Asked to switch rooms and was given only what was left: a handicapped room with no bath, an annexed room next to the dumpster in the parking lot. Not worth nearly $200!!!!!!

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MasonBeach, General Manager at Mason Beach Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time out of your busy schedule to write us concerning your recent stay at our hotel on Friday, October, 4th. I was sorry to read that your stay was less than satisfactory. As a previous guest of this hotel, I am sure you recognize that your most recent experience is not typical of our usual... More

Antwerp, Belgium
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62 reviews 62 reviews
35 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Were a bit apprehensive but this inn was perfect for our one night's stay on our way to Carmel and San Francisco. Were sorry to have to leave. We did not like the wall to wall carpet but all else was more than OK. First impression was a bit "dark" but we soon started to appreciate the room and the... More

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
16 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is in a good location near to the beach, the rooms are large but are in need of a makeover. Breakfast was minimal & eating area was small. Staff were excellent at all times. Pool area was nice and clean with vending machines if so required.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here as a stop-off after driving down from Monterey - on our way to LA. The hotel is nice - great location for what we needed - and the service received was really good. On arrival - there had been an issue with our booking (our fault) but the manager sorted it out without any fuss. I'd recommend... More

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11 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for 9 nights. A motel style accommodation with good parking, swimming pool and continental breakfast included. Would recommend upper floor. Quiet location one road back from the sea front. Short walk to the Amtrak station and convenient to State Street where the main shops are. This motel was incredibly friendly and obliging. Rooms included a table and... More

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Estero, FL
5 reviews 5 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

The location is the main attraction, especially since it is in Santa Barbara! Easily walkable to most of the central attractions of this beautiful town. The inn itself is definitely dated. The decor could easily be updated with minimal cost. We found it reasonably clean and quiet. The staff was terrific. We had some immediate business needs and although they... More

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Sedona AZ
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70 reviews 70 reviews
19 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

The location is what sells this inn first and foremost, we did notice the cleaning staff do not appear well organized or maybe short staffed..rooms are entered twice once to get dirty towels and then much later to make up the room. Some items not replaced. But then I am a former innkeeper so I would notice these things. The... More

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Denver, Colorado
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

When we arrived after 3 pm the "Deluxe" room we reserved was not available but the clerk check us in anyway not knowing the room's condition. Housekeeping staff was still in the room which was not even available due to mechanical issues. It was anything but deluxe. The clerk then upgraded us to "the best room on the property" (#204)... More

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Los Angeles, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

The location is great, the staff is nice and helpful, the room is as clean as an old, cheaply decorated room can be cleaned. The breakfast was basic but acceptable. It was nice sitting there and having it on a beautiful sunny morning. There were not enough chairs to sit on the balcony, so it was suggested that we sit... More

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Address: 324 West Mason Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 45
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