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Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara

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17 W. Haley Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tustin, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2011

The rooms are comfortable and clean and its a great location being mere feet from State Street which has great night life. The front desk staff is friendly and very helpful with suggestions on activities and directions. Ill definately will be back

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2011

The location is great right off state street and a good value for the location. Our stay was very noisy. There were kids from a sports team running up and down the halls and yelling most of the night. The front desk have had to have heard them but did not stop them. The rooms were adequate but there was... More 

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SBMort, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We take all comments very seriously and strive to provide an excellent hotel experience at a reasonable price. Because we have indoor hallways, we do not usually accept youth groups. The group that was in house has been at the hotel five years in a row and has not caused any problems in... More 

Sunnyvale, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2011

Right off the main strip on State St. Perfect for walking to shops and restaurants. Not the spot if you want to be close to the beach. Rooms are small as thebuilding is very old. Request a room on the second floor. We were on the first floor and we heard the people above us all night walking around.They were... More 

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2011

3 people & 2 nights in SB so that we could shop, eat and taste olive oil one day on State Street and go to Solvang and wine country the next day. Perfect location for this. 1st night we were put in room 105 and it was awful - about 2 hours of sleep thanks to excessive noise from the... More 

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Ventura, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2010

First I wanted to say that this was my girlfriends 40th birthday the spa in Ventura got the appointment wrong So I got off to a bad start on the plans. We went to Santa Barbara and booked a hotel just by walking around. I always do things on the fly. I was greeted by Doug at the reception Desk... More 

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SZ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2010

stay one night here, they provide free valet parking and 9 dollars for over-night parking. It's convenient to visit the city center here.

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Orange, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2010

My girlfriend and I stayed at this hotel for a short time, but our experience was great. The location is well situated to all the shops on state street, But the thing that made the difference was the staff, they were very courteous. We had a situation that came up during our stay and the Hotel manager Douglas Anderson steppped... More 

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La Quinta, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2010

This hotel is centrally-located, is in a restored National Historic Register building, which gives it charm, has a very accommodating staff, and serves a nice breakfast, including biscuits and gravy. It was quiet, very clean, and the decorating touches made us really feel that we were in Old Santa Barbara -- but with modern-day amenities.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2010

The hotel is centrally located near bars, restaurants, and shops. The front office staff is friendly and helpful. The room was clean and comfortable.

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Austin, TX
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2010

This is a wonderful gem in the middle of downtown SB. This is my favorite hotel in SB because I love older, European-style decor, and this hotel reminds me of similar digs in Paris (as does the entire town of SB, which is full of outdoor cafes stretching for blocks). The rooms are immaculate, tastefully decorated. Beds huge and very... More 

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