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West Beach Inn

3.0 of 5 Motel   |   306 West Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Victoria, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a nicely renovated older property centered around a lovely garden. It's just across the street from the harbor - location couldn't be better. There's a good parking lot and it's relaxing to be able to leave the car behind and walk along the harbor and around town. The staff were pleasant and helpful. The continental breakfasts were good... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked based upon a friends suggestion and found it to be very adequate, not top of the line. Seems to have been an older property renovated to a more modern standard. Beds good, baths need upgrade. Good location. Nice pool, grass area. Included breakfast very weak with stale pastry . Helpful staff. Would consider staying again if price was... More

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Bridport, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our room overlooked Santa Barbara Harbour and we were treated to the most wonderful sun rises. The hotel is clean and well equipped and the staff really are as friendly and helpful as other reviews said. The free wine and cheese and biscuits every evening was a nice touch and you were never likely to get drunk at that strength.

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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for a birthday celebration and this place is great. It's within walking distance of the Harbor, Stearns Wharf and several restaurants. We had an ocean / harbor view and enjoyed it from the balcony. They offer a wine and cheese in the early evening which was quite yummy. We enjoyed the pool and the hot tub. Perfect weather for... More

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Los Osos, California
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great location, right near State Street for food and shopping, the harbor is across the street and the wharf just a couple blocks up the beach. We had a room with harborview and it was fantastic. plush bedding, great service, very private balcony with chairs and table. There are several markets within walking distance and a small... More

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Orange, California
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We live in Orange County and just wanted to get away for a few days to relax by the ocean. This place has several nice qualities that gives you the feeling you are in a quaint upscale area with many nice amenities. The rooms are not huge but large enough for two people to feel comfortable and taken care of.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

I stayed here with my husband for my birthday. Great, quiet location facing the harbour. It's only a five minute walk to state street. Ideal! The room was comfortable and stylish, the continental breakfast was more than adequate for me. Especially liked that they had boiled eggs and fresh fruit, and not just cereal and pastries. Really enjoyed the complimentary... More

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14 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Clean, big rooms, quite and comfortable. The only negative part is the lack of cooling or then it was broken. It is in the right spot of Santa Batbara, at the beach but only 5 minutes walk from the nightlife and restaurants. Would call the place safe. Ok breakfast at the pool area. Not the cheapest but also nothing to... More

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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31 hotel reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

This is a beautiful Inn — motel style but upscale, as one would expect in Santa Barbara. Fantastic views with a balcony to take in the harbor. Perfect! The problem with this otherwise beautiful room and view? Let me be very specific: A MAJOR, violent disturbance from Room 318, two doors down from my stay, on the night of 9/13/2014.... More

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tstiff, General Manager at West Beach Inn, responded to this review

Thankfully, rarely do we have to deal with the mentally ill being brought to our property by a registered guest. We feel our evening supervisor did a fair job in assessing the situation, 1st by calling security and then following up by calling the police. After arriving and speaking with the woman the police then informed management that she had... More

Linlithgow, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We chose the West Beach as a seaside break in our Pacific Highway trip - and it was a good choice. Terrific location on the seafront, near the marina, but a short walk to the town centre and some excellent restaurants The breakfasts were very good, although the choice was a bit limited. Accommodation was very good, staff were attentive... More

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tstiff, General Manager at West Beach Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. I will be sure to pass it on to all of the staff. We try to accommodate all guests to ensure their stay was a fantastic one. Santa Barbara is a gem and we love to share it with visitors from all over the world. We look forward to your return visit to our... More

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Address: 306 West Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — West Beach Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 44
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