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Agave Inn

2.0 of 5 3222 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93105
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  • Location
    4 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
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Montgomery, Illinois
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Would stay here again! Great price in a great area. Clean rooms, and really friendly staff. There are just a few reasons why I didn't give it a 5. 1) beds weren't super comfy. They were fine, but could have been better, or at least better pillows. 2) we were a the room second from the street so it was... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hi, We stayed in Santa Barbara only for 1 night. We came late at night, but still was a plenty of parking in the hotel. Reception was already closed, but the manager left our room open, so it was very convenient. The room was small but destined very beautiful and cozy. Very nice hotel, very recommended!!

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Vancouver, CANADA
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14 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a repeat guest over the years I can highly recommend the Agave Inn, always welcoming & delightful! Wendy & Suzan are kind & warm hosts ensuring your stay is comfortable & offer helpful tips to make the most of your time in lovely Santa Barbara. With hip, ultra-clean, quiet, well-decorated, efficient rooms this little gem is located on State... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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46 reviews 46 reviews
24 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

This is a very nice stylish and modern inn. The owner, Wendy, is very friendly and warm. A nice place to stay over in Santa Barbara. - The room is modern. Good size for a couple. Space is wonderfully utilized. Clean and tidy. - Owner, Wendy, is very friendly and shares on where has good food. - Location is very... More 

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London
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at the Agave Inn for two nights as we worked our way down from San Francisco to San Diego. Wendy, the owner, is a lovely woman who was very helpful when we arrived letting us know about the local area. The room we had was small but done beautifully. You can see Wendy has an eye for art.... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

I cannot recommend this place highly enough, we were supposed to be carrying on to another place but we decided to stay an extra night instead. Great location, over the road from a mall that has everything a traveller needs. The rooms are comfortable, well-decorated and spotlessly clean and the staff were all very helpful and accomodating. We'll be back.

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

This was an excellent motel on the outskirts of Santa Barbara. The rooms were very comfortable and well equipped. Breakfast was very basic but there was a terrific French cafe in the shopping centre, 2 minutes walk away. The same shopping centre had a very good supermarket and Harry's restaurant in the same complex had great atmosphere. The receptionist at... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Reasonably priced in comparison to other places. With a car it's a good location to everything on state st. Receptionist was really helpful and friendly and offering us another room as they'd allocated the one by the road for us. Room was clean and spacious with everything we need, clean comfy bed and quiet enough to sleep. Air con worked... More 

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5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

I went to Santa Barbara for only 1 night and stayed Agave Inn. The rooms are very well maintained and excellently cleaned. I am allergic to dust, so I'm unable to sleep in dusty rooms. But I always slept well in their clean and comfortable rooms. Their continental breakfast has also improved significantly. Better coffee and choices of pastries. This... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We stayed two nights in a clean room on the upper floor. When my older son decided to join us, we were provided with a rollaway bed, so we each had our own comfy spot. The staff is extremely friendly and accommodating. They do their best to answer any and all questions about the area, the gorgeous "American Riviera." No... More 

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Address: 3222 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93105
Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Agave Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 13
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Also Known As:
Agave Hotel Santa Barbara
Agave Motel Santa Barbara
Hotel Style:
#14 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
#18 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara

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