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Cool Hotels in Santa Barbara

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Spanish Garden Inn Slideshow
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#1 of 59 hotels in Santa Barbara
21 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
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Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara Slideshow
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#19 of 59 hotels in Santa Barbara
4 travelers mentioned "cool hotel" and "cool" when describing this hotel.
  • "Super cool hotel with a European vibe and great customer service. My husband and I stayed for one night on our way through town for our first anniversary. Ask Frank for anything..."
  • "The rooms are small but well appointed and very cool. All the amenities you seek are here ... and with the addition of a restaurant very soon, it will be perfect...."
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Franciscan Inn Slideshow
#16 of 59 hotels in Santa Barbara
7 travelers mentioned "quaint hotel" and "quaint place" when describing this hotel.
Harbor View Inn Slideshow
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#11 of 59 hotels in Santa Barbara
4 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
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Inn At East Beach Slideshow
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#9 of 59 hotels in Santa Barbara
6 travelers mentioned "cool" when describing this hotel.
  • "The rooms were clean, spacious and cool. Big flat screen TV, modern bathroom - couldn't find anything to grumble about. The continental breakfast was amazing - loads on offer..."
  • "Got a super cool modern/retro furnished room with an ocean view for what a super 8 costs! We will definitely stay again. Very neat find in a cool town. Thank you Inn at East..."
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Montecito Inn Slideshow
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#27 of 59 hotels in Santa Barbara
6 travelers mentioned "quaint hotel" and "quaint" when describing this hotel.
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Canary, a Kimpton Hotel Slideshow
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#3 of 59 hotels in Santa Barbara
12 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" and "boutique hotels" when describing this hotel.
  • "I would recommend this hotel to anyone looking for attentive service, great location in SB but also the relaxed luxury of a smaller boutique hotel. The only 1 thing I could offer as..."
  • "Kimptons are typically boutique hotels and no two will be the same. That said; Kimpton does an outstanding job in aesthetics; their lobbies are always very nice; and the rooms are..."
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The Upham Hotel & Country House Slideshow
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#12 of 59 hotels in Santa Barbara
8 travelers mentioned "quaint places" and "quaint" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel grounds are beautiful with lush landscaping and many quaint places to sit and enjoy the peaceful surroundings. Our room was very cozy, complete with a fireplace and..."
  • "Our room was quaint and perfect for our stay! They had a beautiful garden/sitting area to spend time sipping tea, coffee, or wine. We had a lively stay. We would definitely stay..."
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Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara Slideshow
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#20 of 59 hotels in Santa Barbara
6 travelers mentioned "quaint" when describing this hotel.
  • "This hotel is SOOOO quaint, super pretty Spanish style - fits right in with Santa Barbara! We had a huge room and slept on THE most comfortable beds!!! The room was gorgeous and..."
  • "HIE Santa Barbara was a quaint historic hotel with modern touches. My husband and I stayed one night while passing through on our way to Big Sur from LA. We found a very..."
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Hotel Santa Barbara Slideshow
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#24 of 59 hotels in Santa Barbara
5 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "It is a cross between a "boutique" hotel and a Euro influenced hotel. The location is perfect to enjoy all the shops and restaurants along and near State street. Buyer Beware..."
  • "It was a great boutique hotel right in the heart of Santa Barbara. Very close to lots of shops and restaurants (all walking distance). It's also close to the finish of the marathon..."
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Hotel Oceana Santa Barbara Slideshow
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#25 of 59 hotels in Santa Barbara
9 travelers mentioned "quaint" when describing this hotel.
  • "I am in hospitality and I loved this hotel. You can't compare this hotel to a Hilton or a Hyatt...this is very quaint and charming...."
  • "The rooms are quaint and clean. The service is exceptional all around (desk staff are delightful). The complimentary breakfast is fresh and plentiful. We had two rooms, one with two..."
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5 travelers mentioned "quaint" when describing this hotel.
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Avania Inn of Santa Barbara Slideshow
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#33 of 59 hotels in Santa Barbara
4 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "The Inn has just been remolded and the decorations are that of a boutique Hotel. The Inn keeper was very nice and made sure to get us rooms next to each other and checked us in..."
  • "This boutique hotel is clean and comfortable; friendly and nicely appointed. They are walking distance from the Amtrak station- a key consideration as we took the train up from..."
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