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“Great Value and Charming Courtyard and Pool Area” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Ramada Limited Santa Barbara

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Ramada Limited Santa Barbara
2.5 of 5 Motel   |   4770 Calle Real, Santa Barbara, CA 93110   |  
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“Great Value and Charming Courtyard and Pool Area”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2013

What a value! Santa Barbara is an expensive city so to find a place like this for a reasonable rate was a pleasant surprise. I had a King room facing the landscaped courtyard and pool area. This area was beautiful. It was very large and lush. There was also a large duck pond and it was occupied by healthy and happy ducks. It was so relaxing to sit on my patio and take in the fresh air .
I am a solo traveler so security is top on my priority list. I felt very safe and secure here. Access to the rooms was limited and required a card which also was your room key.
Great continental breakfast with both warm and hot items.
All of the staff were smiling, happy and polite. They provided great information about surfing and beach areas very close to the hotel.
I enjoyed this a as destination for a solo traveler and I know families would also love it here. Close to attractions and lots to do and enjoy.

Room Tip: Ask for a room that faces the beautiful courtyard and pool area.
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Stayed April 2013, traveled solo
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Santa_Barbara_Ramada, Director of Sales at Ramada Limited Santa Barbara, responded to this review, April 9, 2013
Dear Beck48,

We appreciate knowing that you found tremendous value at our 3 Time Ramada Worldwide Award Winning Hotel. It is our goal to always offer VIP Service and incredible value during each stay with us. People love staying in our Superior Gardenside Rooms that face our freshwater lagoon which is home to ducks, turtles, koi, goldfish and Sticks the Egret.

Security is also extremely important to us and that is why we have the new Microchip Key cards to all of our rooms and our corridor hallways. We also provide personal safes in all of our rooms at no charge to our guests.

Thank you for mentioning our wonderful staff, we believe that we have the best staff members in the entire hotel industry. It is their goal to always offer VIP Service to all of our guests. They also enjoy giving advice to our guests on things to do and places to go during their stay here in Santa Barbara.

Hopefully you are a member of Wyndham Rewards and earned valuable points during your stay with us. We look forward to your return in the future and please continue to refer us to all of your family and friends.
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Additional Information about Ramada Limited Santa Barbara

Address: 4770 Calle Real, Santa Barbara, CA 93110
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Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Room Service Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#4 Green Hotel in Santa Barbara
#12 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#22 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Ramada Limited Santa Barbara 2.5*
Number of rooms: 126
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Ramada Best of 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013 Hotel Award Winner. Centrally located near the Santa Barbara Airport, University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB) and US Highway 101. FREE deluxe continental breakfast, high speed internet, business center, airport shuttle, year-round solar heated pool and whirlpool. Sealy posturepedic mattresses, in-room safes, refrigerators, microwaves and interior corridor, lush gardens,freshwater lagoons with ducks, turtles & fish. Great locally owned and operated hotel that prides it self by only offering VIP service to every traveler. Guests often save hundreds of dollars over other hotels in the area. ... more   less 
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