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Castillo Inn at the Beach

2.5 of 5 22 Castillo St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Good honest value in a great location close to the gorgeous beach and park. Friendly checkin, huge room, lots of hints and ideas about the area provided by staff. Minor quibble - decor is a bit dated but rooms spotlessly clean.

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Karratha, Australia
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Randomly selected this hotel when we arrived in Santa Barbara and found it to be an excellent choice. Stayed in the suite room and it had everything we needed. We actually wanted to stay another day but the room was booked.

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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34 reviews 34 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed here one night on our honeymoon and it was so great that we actually tried to extend our stay, but it was all booked for the next night. We just loved our room and it was a perfect beach hotel - sunny room with nice blinds and a door that leads to a private balcony.... More 

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Columbia, Maryland
18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Castillo Inn over the holiday. The hotel is quaint and the room we had was comfortable. The bathroom was well appointed and spacious. The check in was quick and we were provided a quick orientation of the area. It is easy walking distance to almost everything including the pier and State street area. A basic breakfast... More 

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Redondo Beach, California
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came up to Santa Barbara for the night to see Chrissie Hynde and my husband had booked us in at this Hotel. While it is not in downtown the location is superb for walking to the beach, seeing the harbor and visiting the local park. The room we stayed in was more of a mini suite, it was adorable and... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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18 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here 1 night with my wife while travelling down the west coast. Clean, basic rooms. Good size, large bathroom in particular. Step out your door to your car, motel style convenience. Noise was a bit of an issue with thin walls, we had some guests next door who were up drinking till the early hours. Staff were friendly and... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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64 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a nice stay but I was expecting a bit more from this hotel, considering the price. This is a nice stop, travelling in Highway from LA to San Francisco. The hotel itself could improve breakfast offered, but the rooms are spatious, clean and nice.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here just one night on our family trip along the PCH. Although we arrived early, the owner/manager gave us a warm welcome, and as the two rooms were ready, we were able to check in immediately. After establishing that this was our first visit to Santa Barbara, we were given a town map, with points of interest noted,... More 

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25 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

The rooms are nicely done, quiet and clean and comfortable. Just a short walk to the marina. I'm sure it's sold out a lot of the time because of its value. We've stayed in many hotels in Santa Barbara and always come back to this one because it's super clean (I asked the manager if he has a paintbrush in... More 

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

We spent two nights at this hotel in September as part of a drive from LA to San Francisco along PCH. We chose this hotel based upon it's price and location. Check-in was quick and easy and the hotel staff were very helpful in providing recommendations on things to do in the area. The location is a block away from... More 

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Address: 22 Castillo St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Castillo Inn at the Beach 2.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Castillo Inn At The Beach Hotel Santa Barbara
Hotel Style:
#4 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
#8 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
#15 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara

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