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Castillo Inn at the Beach

22 Castillo St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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Ranked #5 of 60 hotels in Santa Barbara
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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Rochester, Minnesota
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were traveling from San Francisco to LA and ended up staying for a night at the Castillo. We found it very clean and the rooms were well apportioned. We were traveling with 2 children and appreciated the over-sized room and couch area. We would definitely come back and visit again!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Booked a last minute place to spend the night in Santa Barbara for my Dad's birthday. We always get the beachside hotels in that area but this time it was either fully booked or super expensive for a one bedroom. I've always seen this Inn whenever we leave SB, so I booked a two bedroom suite with a very sweet... More

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived and checked in. Room was really nice with bath and shower. Toiletries were supplied in the hotel as was a hairdryer. A large TV, a fridge, ice bucket with the ice machine in reception. Coffee machine to make a drink in the morning with a couple of coffee sachets, sugar etc. About a ten minute walk to Santa Barbara... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Castilo inn offered a medditeranian feel with each room with its cozy interior and good bathroom (had a window in the shower so that was a plus). The complementary breakfast had limited options, yet they were delicious. Also the location was great as you were a quick walk away from both the beach and main street of Santa Barbara.... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a good room, a restful sleep and a hearty breakfast so what more do you need. We would be happy to return. Location is ideal for a Santa Barbara overnight. Breakfast supplied was more than adequate with staff who were very efficient.

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Paddock Wood, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at the Castillo Inn for 2 nights of our honeymoon whilst in Santa Barbara. It was perfect. Great location, a short walk from State Street and next to the beach. The staff were helpful providing maps and local knowledge. Rooms were spotless. In the morning there are pastries muffins fruit coffee and tea. All you... More

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Thus is a quaint, small, motel close to the harbor. Recently remodeled, but retaining the Spanish flair. The filtered water tap is a nice addition as is the new insulation. My room was on the street. Never heard street noise. On their own the management issued credit to my account because the A/C didn't work. Continental breakfast was included and... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Stayed in room 15 and it was lovely - big king size comfy bed. Large room with a decent, quiet aircon unit. Fridge and a coffee maker in the room. Staff were lovely too. Easy to park very close to the room. Only a couple of minutes walk from the beach. Would definitely stay there again and would recommend to... More

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Boulder, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Drinking really good coffee and eating delicious pastries with fresh fruit while sitting on the patio watching great blue herons fly to and from their nest in a tree in the park across the street - nice morning waking up at the Castillo Inn at the Beach. Our room is clean with a nicely updated bathroom and everything you need... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Stayed here for one night on the drive down from San Francisco to Los Angeles. Close to beach and a short walk to State Street for bars, restaurants and shopping. Comfortable room with free wifi and free parking. Staff welcoming and helpful.

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Address: 22 Castillo St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
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