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Santa Barbara Oceanfront Hotels

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Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara Slideshow
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#7 of 61 hotels in Santa Barbara
234 travelers mentioned "beach location" and "beach front location" when describing this hotel.
  • "The attentive staff, the beach location, the fabulous grounds, the prestigious and convenient location all make this hotel a winner. The fact that it is a historical gem that has..."
  • "People often compare the Biltmore to the San Ysidro Ranch; I've stayed there too and prefer the Biltmore's beach front location. We're already planning for our next stay...."
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Hyatt Santa Barbara Slideshow
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#31 of 61 hotels in Santa Barbara
2 travelers mentioned "close to the ocean" and "near the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel is an older property with a convenient location in Santa Barbara (close to the ocean and beach). The valet and front desk staff were very friendly and made the checking in..."
  • "Great customer service! Hotel is not luxuries but has all the basics and nicely located near the ocean. It's good price/value combination. ..."
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San Ysidro Ranch, a Ty Warner Property Slideshow
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#5 of 61 hotels in Santa Barbara
11 travelers mentioned "beach" and "ocean" when describing this hotel.
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The Fess Parker - A Doubletree by Hilton Resort Slideshow
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#30 of 61 hotels in Santa Barbara
8 travelers mentioned "on the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "We had a room with a balcony on the ocean view side. Grounds were beautiful as well. Did not dine here or use the spa, but I can attest to a well appointed and very comfortable..."
  • "It is a bit spread out (but that is to be expected at a resort style hotel) and could use some updating but the location is perfect, right on the ocean. I was fortunate enough to..."
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4 travelers mentioned "on ocean" and "on the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "Rooms are clean and comfortable with nice view on ocean and park sides. Across from beach and close to downtown. Quiet on off season, but could be different during busy season..."
  • "Great blackout curtains make for a dark room at night even on the ocean view side. The traffic on Cabrillo Boulevard starts early (around 6:30 - 7:00) so you might want to bring..."
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Franciscan Inn Slideshow
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#17 of 61 hotels in Santa Barbara
One traveler mentioned "near the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "I needed rooms with lots of restrictions-ground floor, near the ocean, refrigerators, a private place for folks to congregate. I found it all at the Franciscan Inn, a small..."
  • "We stayed here for one night when we were in town for a wedding. All of the big and/or fancy hotels in Santa Barbara have a 2-night minimum (which we couldn't do because of schedule), which drives me..."
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Harbor View Inn Slideshow
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#13 of 61 hotels in Santa Barbara
2 travelers mentioned "by the ocean" and "close to the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "The Harbor View Inn could not be in a better location if you want to be by the ocean in Santa Barbara. Sitting at the end of State Street and over the road from Stearns Wharf, it is..."
  • "They are in the front building so you feel really close to the ocean. If you want to splurge, suite 339 is wonderful. This is further away from the ocean though......."
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Avania Inn of Santa Barbara Slideshow
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#35 of 61 hotels in Santa Barbara
One traveler mentioned "near the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "The location was excellent, very near the ocean, with beautiful surrounding neighborhoods for walking. Walking downtown was fun and interesting. The SB trolley only cost $.25 so..."
  • "After reading the other reviews about the service at this hotel, my girlfriend and I decided to still book a room for labor day weekend. It was an impromptu trip and it was the best rate we could fin..."
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Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara Slideshow
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#21 of 61 hotels in Santa Barbara
One traveler mentioned "on the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "We had a garden room downstairs on the ocean side. No restaurant yet, but one coming. In the mneantime lots close by. Very impressed overall and if you´re into art - this is for..."
  • "While we were only there for two nights, the accommodations were very comfortable. The architects made the most use of limited space. The only negative aspect was the proximity to the Amtrak tracks. (..."
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BEST WESTERN Beachside Inn Slideshow
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#14 of 61 hotels in Santa Barbara
One traveler mentioned "on the oceanview" when describing this hotel.
  • "We were on the oceanview side of the hotel and it was quite nice. We had a birdseye view of the parade on Friday morning, The hotel continental breakfast is nothing to write home..."
  • "Perfect location, right opposite the waterfront. Spacious room, nice pool area but the best thing was the staff. Really helpful and friendly. Nothing too much trouble. Happy to have a chat without bei..."
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