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Orange Tree Inn

1920 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A great little hotel/inn/motel! We stopped for one night on our PCH trip and I cannot fault it. The staff were friendly and helpful, the room was immaculate and far larger than we had expected, we had a lovely Terrace to sit out on and the pool was great. Would definitely recommend and return!

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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47 reviews 47 reviews
14 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was the most quiet of all the places we stayed on our trip. Very comfortable bedding, unique room, good value. Unimpressed by the staff at this place but I guess you can't have it all. Would definitely recommend and/or stay again.

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Tallahassee Florida
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29 reviews 29 reviews
20 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We stayed here one night, arriving from San Diego via Amtrak. We walked to the hotel from the Santa Barbara Amtrak station. Our room, #124, was nice, clean, had everything we needed for our stay. Had a little patio, also. The desk clerk was very friendly and very helpful! We asked him for a recommendation for a casual, "no frills"... More 

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Queen Creek, Arizona
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246 reviews 246 reviews
41 hotel reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We enjoyed our stay at the Orange Tree Inn. It's a pretty much "no frills" kind of place. It was clean and comfortable. The bathrooms are very small, but adequate. Toilet, very small sink, and a shower. The property has been maintained well. The management is very courteous and helpful. There is no breakfast and, from reading the other reviews,... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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40 reviews 40 reviews
13 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

The room is very basic, staff is very friendly and it is right on State Street in Santa Barbara. However, it is around 40 mins walking from the beach and it was overpriced for what you get. They also do not offer breakfast so I don't know why they charge around 180usd for the room. I guess Santa Barbara hotels... More 

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Quebec, Canada
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Clean and modern room, good service. Some outdoor access, very appreciated ! Expensive for the location, but not that much considering prices in Santa Barbara. You'll need a car to get to the action and the beach.

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Sunnyvale, California
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Recently stayed in Santa Barbara and felt that the Orange Tree Inn met our requirements for a basic motel which was walking distance into town. Room was large and had patio doors which led onto our own private patio area near the pool which was nice. Staff seemed friendly and keen to help. The only real thing lacking was a... More 

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Northern Virginia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
8 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Recently I traveled with my husband and grown son to the Santa Barbara area. It was Labor Day weekend and finding a hotel for that Saturday night was difficult and expensive. It would have been easy to spend $300 +/night. I kept searching and found this Inn which was about 1 mile to the downtown area and 2 miles to... More 

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8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We had a 1 night stay in Santa Barbara and chose this hotel as a base. The location is good as you have only a 10-15 minute walk to the centre where there are plenty of shops, restaurants and bars. We arrived on the weekend of a Spanish Fiesta , this was not planned and the town was very very... More 

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We stayed here for one night as part of our drive down the coast. It was a great stop off and accomodated our group of 5 in one room which was excellent. It was cheap and clean which is what we were looking for. It is in walking distance of the main street where you will find lovely shops and... More 

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Address: 1920 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 53
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Also Known As:
Orange Tree Hotel Santa Barbara
Orange Tree Motel
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#4 Best Value Hotel in Santa Barbara

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