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Inn At East Beach

2.5 of 5 1029 Orilla Del Mar, Santa Barbara, CA 93103 (Formerly East Beach Lodge)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Walden, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed 1 night while making a road trip from Dana Point CA to Carmel by the Sea. Liked the hotel so much that I regret that our stay was not longer. Frank Santana was an amazing host. He was constantly upbeat and helpful in so many ways. His continental breakfast blew me away. The quality of the baked goods was... More

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InnatEastBeach, Front Office Manager at Inn At East Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking a moment to leave us your thoughts. I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us! I too am sorry you couldn't stay longer to enjoy this beautiful area. I hope we will have the pleasure of seeing you again on your next trip back! Kind Regards, Christina Montalvo More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

On arrival in the cool, perfectly tidy reception you are met by the perfume of vanilla and the friendliest of hosts who provides detailed information about the inn and Santa Barbara. Bedrooms and bathroom are clean, perfumed, nicely decorated, good size and cosy. Comfortable big bed with plenty of sheets and pillows. Cute toiletry selection. Breakfast is of great quality... More

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InnatEastBeach, Front Office Manager at Inn At East Beach, responded to this review

Dear Danielle, Thank you for taking a moment to tell us your thoughts! I am so very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and that our attention to detail made your stay all the better! I will be sure to share this with the rest of my Team! I hope we will get the chance to... More

Los Angeles, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel make sthe stay in Santa Barbara quite treasurable and heart warming by the managers' sincere services. Buried beneath Hyatt's charm and reputation, Inn At East Beach is definitely a hidden gem. The utmost quality I must mention is again the quality of service provided by the general managers who had made the check-in and check-out process most smoothly.... More

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InnatEastBeach, Front Office Manager at Inn At East Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest I am thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay! Thank you for your feedback! I do understand about our lack of air conditioning and am currently working to have it added into our next renovation budget. I hope you will still remember us by then and come back to visit again! Kind Regards, Christina Montalvo More

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for two nights at the inn at East beach- a fantastic location with exceptionally friendly staff. We had a beautiful room ( recommend upgrading to room 117 with a great view if the beach- worth the extra money). The highlight for us was how important we were made to feel by Christina. I had mentioned I was planning to... More

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InnatEastBeach, Front Office Manager at Inn At East Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Oh I am so glad you enjoyed your little gift! I am beyond thrilled to have been able to help you plan your most special evening! There is no more important question to ask. Thank you so much for taking a moment to tell us your thoughts! May your new lives together forever be boutiful of love and... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After searching and reading many reviews of Hotels/Resorts in Santa Barbara to spend our 8th year wedding anniversary at, I chose the Inn at East Beach.  Upon arrival I met wonderful Christina. After just a few minutes I knew I made the right decision. Christina was pleasant, welcoming and informative.  The Inn at East Beach is extremely relaxing and peaceful.... More

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InnatEastBeach, Front Office Manager at Inn At East Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking a moment to tell us your thoughts! And what wonderful thoughts they are! It warms my heart to hear that you had such a great time with us and that we were able to provide that for you! I will be certain to share your kind words with Frank and the rest... More

San Diego, California, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found the Inn At East Beach through Yelp and decided to stay for 1 night as we traveled down to San Diego. From the time we checked in to the time we checked out the staff was very nice and accommodating. The rooms were comfortable... slightly awkward layout, but we did have a lot of stuff. Breakfast the next... More

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InnatEastBeach, Front Office Manager at Inn At East Beach, responded to this review

Dear Amy, Thank you for sharing your experience with us! It is always so nice to hear back from our guests! I am thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your time with us! I hope we will get to see you again someday soon! Kind Regards, Christina Montalvo More

Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped for two nights at the inn at easy beach - the owners were very friendly and live onsite should you need anything. The room was large and bright - comfortable bed, desk area, comfortable sized bathroom. There is also a wash room should you wish to use the facilities approx $1.75 for a load - great when you're... More

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InnatEastBeach, Front Office Manager at Inn At East Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking a moment to tell us your thoughts and for your kind words! I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us! I do hope we will have the pleasure of having you back on your next trip to Santa Barbara! Kind Regards, Christina Montalvo More

Sowerby Bridge
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for 3 nights on a round trip through California and it was one of the best locations we discovered. Frank and his team are amazing and the hospitality was second to none. The rooms are a little dated with no proper AC but plenty of fans and it really did not detract from the overall atmosphere or... More

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InnatEastBeach, Front Office Manager at Inn At East Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I am so happy to learn of your superb experience with us! Thank you so very much for taking a moment to tell us your thoughts! I will be sure to share your kind words with the rest of my Team! I do hope we will get to see you again very soon! Kind Regards, Christina Montalvo More

Fresno, California
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family and I stayed here for three days to celebrate our seven year wedding anniversary. From the moment we stepped into the office, Frank, the office manager, was extremely attentive and welcoming. He gave us tons of brochures and coupons for various restaurants and informed us about the local attractions for the week. A great perk about the inn... More

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InnatEastBeach, Front Office Manager at Inn At East Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I am thrilled to hear that your stay was so incredibly enjoyable! Thank you for taking a moment to share your thoughts with us! It is always so nice to hear from our guests! I do hope we will have the honor of seeing you back sometime soon! Kind Regards, Christina Montalvo More

Bristol, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
15 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Pros - unusually friendly staff, ample free parking, very close to beach, smart & well designed room, quiet & relaxed Cons - no air con, breakfast was a bit of a bun fight with insufficient space Overall - trendy & good value (and Frank really is VERY helpful!)

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InnatEastBeach, Front Office Manager at Inn At East Beach, responded to this review

Dear Dave, Thank you for taking a moment to tell us your thoughts! I do understand about our lack of air conditioning and am currently trying to work it into our next renovation budget. I also understand about our small serving space for breakfast. We are a very small property and only have so much space to work with. We... More

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Address: 1029 Orilla Del Mar, Santa Barbara, CA 93103 (Formerly East Beach Lodge)
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Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Inn At East Beach 2.5*
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