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Insider tip on hotels in Santa Barbara

Jun 19, 2006  Beach and villa style architecture
3.5 of 5 bubbles based on 2 votes

This is a good collection of hotels in the Santa Barbara area, the American Riviera!

  • Category: Recent trip
  • Traveler type: Culture, Sightseeing, Shopping, Active/Outdoors, Never been before, Repeat visitors, Sports buffs, Theater, Beachgoers
  • Appeals to: Business travelers, Couples/romantics, Honeymooners, Singles, Families with small children, Families with teenagers, Large groups, Seniors, Students, Budget travelers, Active/adventure, Tourists, Pet owners
  • Seasons: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall
  • 1. Hotel Andalucia

    Located amid the shops and eateries of downtown Santa Barbara, this smoke-free hotel is five miles from Santa Barbara Mission.

    Guestrooms offer free local calls, mini-bars, in-room movies, and wireless and wired high-speed Internet access.

    A fireplace adjoins the rooftop pool and spa tub, and guests can borrow laptop computers from the front desk.

  • 2. Hotel Mar Monte

    This hotel is across the street from East Beach and close to major local attractions.

    Guestrooms include complimentary wireless Internet access, coffee/tea makers with Starbucks coffee, compact refrigerators, and microwaves.

    Hotel highlights include an outdoor pool, fitness center, and the acclaimed Bistro Eleven Eleven restaurant.

  • 3. Hotel Santa Barbara

    Steps away from the boutiques and cafes of State Street, this Mediterranean-style hotel is just five blocks from the beach.
    The 75 non-smoking guestrooms provide complimentary bottled water, hair dryers, irons/ironing boards, and coffeemakers.
    A complimentary Continental breakfast is served daily, and complimentary fruit and hot beverages are available all day.