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2.0 of 5 Motel   |   3222 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93105
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Ranked #20 of 61 hotels in Santa Barbara
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week 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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed at the Agave Inn for one night in August 2014. We received a very friendly welcome from the lady in the office who gave us great advice about how to find our way around Santa Barbera and where to go. The room was clean and comfortable. Even though we were closer to the road than we would have... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 2 nights in August - it was easy to find, had good parking and was extremely clean. Whilst the rooms were basic, it was obvious that some thought had gone into the design and the few finishing touches. Air con was good. The lady who checked us in was is welcoming and friendly - she gave... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Today we have arrived at this hotel with a confirmed reservation (2 months ago) in the arrival time indicated on the web and we have found that our room has been assigned to other people. So, they have left us in the street and have done ABSOLUTELY NOTHING to help us. The incompetent woman that is in the office justify... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here as a group heading down the coast. Santa Barbara seems to be an expensive place for accommodation and this was good value in terms of what we could find with the availbility we needed. It is some way out of the main part of Santa Barbara (10 - 15 minutes in a cab). The rooms were clean... More

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Silkeborg, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very Nice and helpfull staff at the agave inn. Also the room was very good and clean and Big . We travelled 5 persons (3 teens) and there where pleanty of room for us. The Price is very resonably for What you get. We Will defently recommend agave in to other people :-) Thank you , we Will be back... More

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Boulder City, Nevada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I believe from experience that you can find a better hotel for the same money. The hotel was clean and friendly and well kept. Overall a reasonable choice except for amenities and price of room is too high for number of amenities.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 via mobile

We love this place. You can tell that the owners went the extra mile to make it a pleasant experience. All the details down to the numbers on the door are thoughtfully decorated. Comfortable beds, rooms stocked with everything you would need including an iPod Dock. Great flat screens. Far better than any motel I have ever stayed in.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I guess the difference between the owner running the place is she really cares about her guests and cleanliness of the rooms. For a budget motel this is a winner. Without a car it's not walking distance to downtown but the bus is right across the street and runs every 15, we found no problem getting around. They serve a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Stayed for one night with a family of three. Large spacious room with comfortable new beds. Well decorated and colorful. Pleasant change from typical drab and boring chain hotel rooms. Very clean and quiet location. Easy to find. Too far away from downtown to walk but only about 5 min away by car. Parking was limited so we had to... More

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State College, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

When I first looked into the hotel, it seemed really small. However as I approached the check-in desk, the staff was fast to respond. So, check-in process was easy and fast. Although the queen room was very small, the bed was very clean. Another thing is that the rooms smelled really nice. They were also really generous to give us... 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*
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Agave Hotel Santa Barbara
Agave Motel Santa Barbara

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The Travelers Motel is now the AGAVE INN !!!!! Agave Inn is a small 13 room boutique hotel. Mexican pop meets Modernists vibe. Free WiFi,continental breakfast,and Ipod players in all rooms. Conveniently located close to Earl Warren Showgrounds, Sansum Clinic, Santa Babara Municipal Golf Course and downtown. We look forward to seeing you soon! ... more   less 
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